The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 60 56 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +25
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 63 66 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.07% 3.23% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.67% 3.77% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 31 16
Median daily rate £400 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £500 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Waterfall
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1715 1749 1400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 83.50% 85.61% 79.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1215 1128 970
Median daily rate £425 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 19
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.13 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £35.45 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Waterfall across the West Yorkshire region.

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the West Yorkshire region.

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +22 50 £450 +16.12% 20
Halifax +8 8 £380 +1.33%
Bradford -1 1 £380 +35.62% 3
Waterfall
Yorkshire

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 137 (96.48%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (30.28%) Finance
3 41 (28.87%) Project Management
4 31 (21.83%) SDLC
5 28 (19.72%) User Stories
6 25 (17.61%) SQL
7 24 (16.90%) Microsoft
8 18 (12.68%) Test Scripting
9 17 (11.97%) Scrum
10 16 (11.27%) Supplier Management
11 15 (10.56%) .NET
12 14 (9.86%) SQL Server
12 14 (9.86%) Web Services
12 14 (9.86%) MS Visio
12 14 (9.86%) Business Analysis
12 14 (9.86%) ISTQB
12 14 (9.86%) Open Source
12 14 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (9.15%) Mentoring
13 13 (9.15%) Disclosure Scotland
13 13 (9.15%) Use Case
13 13 (9.15%) ISEB
14 12 (8.45%) Data Modelling
14 12 (8.45%) MS Excel
14 12 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (8.45%) PRINCE2
14 12 (8.45%) C#
14 12 (8.45%) Migration
14 12 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (7.75%) Change Management

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.63%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (5.63%) SharePoint
1 8 (5.63%) Skype for Business
2 3 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.70%) CMS
3 1 (0.70%) Jadu
Applications
1 14 (9.86%) MS Visio
2 12 (8.45%) MS Excel
3 8 (5.63%) MS Office
4 6 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (4.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.82%) FTP
1 4 (2.82%) Intranet
2 2 (1.41%) Skype
3 1 (0.70%) Internet
3 1 (0.70%) LAN
3 1 (0.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.70%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.70%) MySQL
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (7.04%) Selenium
2 4 (2.82%) Cucumber
2 4 (2.82%) JIRA
2 4 (2.82%) JMeter
2 4 (2.82%) LoadRunner
2 4 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.11%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (2.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.41%) HP UFT
4 2 (1.41%) Ranorex
4 2 (1.41%) Testopia
5 1 (0.70%) Appium
5 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.70%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.70%) TestPartner
5 1 (0.70%) WebDriver
General
1 43 (30.28%) Finance
2 6 (4.23%) Banking
2 6 (4.23%) Games
3 5 (3.52%) Marketing
4 4 (2.82%) Publishing
5 3 (2.11%) Retail
6 1 (0.70%) Advertising
6 1 (0.70%) Back Office
6 1 (0.70%) Legal
6 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (33.80%) Analyst
2 26 (18.31%) Business Analyst
3 25 (17.61%) Delivery Manager
4 17 (11.97%) Senior Manager
5 16 (11.27%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 15 (10.56%) Project Manager
7 13 (9.15%) Digital Analyst
7 13 (9.15%) Digital Business Analyst
7 13 (9.15%) Test Analyst
8 12 (8.45%) Test Manager
9 9 (6.34%) Developer
9 9 (6.34%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (5.63%) IT Manager
10 8 (5.63%) IT Project Manager
11 6 (4.23%) Architect
11 6 (4.23%) PMO Analyst
11 6 (4.23%) Senior Business Analyst
12 5 (3.52%) Designer
12 5 (3.52%) UX Designer
12 5 (3.52%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.56%) .NET
2 14 (9.86%) Web Services
3 5 (3.52%) CSS
3 5 (3.52%) HTML
4 4 (2.82%) CSS3
4 4 (2.82%) HTML5
5 3 (2.11%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.11%) WCF
6 1 (0.70%) REST
6 1 (0.70%) SOAP
6 1 (0.70%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.70%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.63%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.93%) User Experience
4 5 (3.52%) e-Learning
4 5 (3.52%) Video Editing
5 4 (2.82%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (2.82%) Replication
5 4 (2.82%) Social Media
6 3 (2.11%) Learning Management System
7 2 (1.41%) Wiki
8 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.70%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.70%) IVR
8 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.82%) Windows
2 2 (1.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (96.48%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (28.87%) Project Management
3 31 (21.83%) SDLC
4 28 (19.72%) User Stories
5 18 (12.68%) Test Scripting
6 17 (11.97%) Scrum
7 16 (11.27%) Supplier Management
8 14 (9.86%) Business Analysis
8 14 (9.86%) Open Source
9 13 (9.15%) Mentoring
9 13 (9.15%) Use Case
10 12 (8.45%) Data Modelling
10 12 (8.45%) Migration
10 12 (8.45%) PRINCE2
10 12 (8.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (7.75%) Change Management
12 10 (7.04%) CRM
12 10 (7.04%) Data Management
12 10 (7.04%) Data Migration
12 10 (7.04%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.61%) SQL
2 12 (8.45%) C#
3 4 (2.82%) Java
4 3 (2.11%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.41%) C
5 2 (1.41%) PHP
5 2 (1.41%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.70%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (9.86%) ISTQB
2 13 (9.15%) ISEB
3 10 (7.04%) Degree
4 4 (2.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.82%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.11%) APMP
6 2 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.70%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.70%) CBAP
7 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.15%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (3.52%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (4.93%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.41%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 24 (16.90%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.04%) Oracle
3 9 (6.34%) Trillium
4 5 (3.52%) Apple
4 5 (3.52%) HP
5 4 (2.82%) Adobe
5 4 (2.82%) Remedy
5 4 (2.82%) Twitter
6 1 (0.70%) Citrix
6 1 (0.70%) IBM
6 1 (0.70%) ServiceNow