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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 86 77 73
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 36 45 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.76% 2.09% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 2.50% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 33 22
Median daily rate £411 £418 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% +19.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £507 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £18.91 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+99.62% -69.00%
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
1766 1799 1383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.44% 83.67% 80.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1191 1307 902
Median daily rate £425 £361 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.72% +3.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 38 25
Median hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% +124.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.00 £8.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.94 £45.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -15 27 £400 -4.19% 12
Bradford +3 5 £450 +50.00%
Halifax - 2 £415 - 3
Waterfall
Yorkshire

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 101 (99.02%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (37.25%) Finance
3 31 (30.39%) Project Management
4 15 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (12.75%) SDLC
6 12 (11.76%) User Stories
6 12 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 11 (10.78%) Scrum
7 11 (10.78%) Oracle
8 9 (8.82%) SQL
8 9 (8.82%) CRM
8 9 (8.82%) Service Delivery
8 9 (8.82%) User Experience
9 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (7.84%) Banking
9 8 (7.84%) PRINCE2
9 8 (7.84%) Agile Project Management
9 8 (7.84%) Mentoring
9 8 (7.84%) ISTQB
10 7 (6.86%) Selenium
10 7 (6.86%) SharePoint
10 7 (6.86%) E-Commerce
10 7 (6.86%) Java
10 7 (6.86%) MS Office
10 7 (6.86%) ISEB
10 7 (6.86%) Games
11 6 (5.88%) Retail
11 6 (5.88%) Programme Management
11 6 (5.88%) HP
11 6 (5.88%) MS Visio

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 7 (6.86%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.90%) Skype for Business
3 3 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.96%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.98%) CMS
5 1 (0.98%) Confluence
5 1 (0.98%) LiveCycle
5 1 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) MS Office
2 6 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.88%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.98%) MS Project
4 1 (0.98%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.98%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.98%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) FTP
1 4 (3.92%) Intranet
2 2 (1.96%) Internet
3 1 (0.98%) LAN
3 1 (0.98%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.98%) DB2
3 1 (0.98%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.86%) Selenium
2 3 (2.94%) Cucumber
2 3 (2.94%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.96%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.96%) JIRA
3 2 (1.96%) Ranorex
3 2 (1.96%) Testopia
4 1 (0.98%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.98%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (0.98%) WebDriver
General
1 38 (37.25%) Finance
2 8 (7.84%) Banking
3 7 (6.86%) Games
4 6 (5.88%) Retail
5 4 (3.92%) Publishing
6 2 (1.96%) Law
6 2 (1.96%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.98%) Advertising
7 1 (0.98%) Legal
7 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.98%) Marketing
7 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (29.41%) Analyst
2 19 (18.63%) Delivery Manager
3 14 (13.73%) Project Manager
4 13 (12.75%) Business Analyst
5 12 (11.76%) Developer
5 12 (11.76%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 12 (11.76%) Senior Manager
6 7 (6.86%) Designer
6 7 (6.86%) UX Designer
7 6 (5.88%) IT Manager
7 6 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
7 6 (5.88%) PMO Analyst
7 6 (5.88%) UX Developer
8 5 (4.90%) Test Manager
9 4 (3.92%) Architect
9 4 (3.92%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.92%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.92%) UI Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Web Designer
9 4 (3.92%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.88%) HTML
2 5 (4.90%) CSS
3 4 (3.92%) CSS3
3 4 (3.92%) HTML5
4 3 (2.94%) .NET
4 3 (2.94%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.94%) WCF
5 2 (1.96%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.96%) J2EE
5 2 (1.96%) JavaBeans
5 2 (1.96%) JSP
5 2 (1.96%) Struts
5 2 (1.96%) Web Services
6 1 (0.98%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.98%) Velocity
6 1 (0.98%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.82%) User Experience
2 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.90%) e-Learning
3 5 (4.90%) Video Editing
4 4 (3.92%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.92%) Social Media
5 3 (2.94%) Learning Management System
6 2 (1.96%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.96%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.98%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.98%) IVR
7 1 (0.98%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.98%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (1.96%) Android
3 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.98%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (99.02%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (30.39%) Project Management
3 15 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (12.75%) SDLC
5 12 (11.76%) User Stories
6 11 (10.78%) Scrum
7 9 (8.82%) CRM
7 9 (8.82%) Service Delivery
8 8 (7.84%) Agile Project Management
8 8 (7.84%) Mentoring
8 8 (7.84%) PRINCE2
9 7 (6.86%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.88%) Programme Management
10 6 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (5.88%) Test Automation
10 6 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (4.90%) Business Analysis
11 5 (4.90%) Portfolio Management
11 5 (4.90%) Supplier Management
11 5 (4.90%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.82%) SQL
2 7 (6.86%) Java
3 6 (5.88%) C#
4 3 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.94%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.94%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.96%) Ruby
6 1 (0.98%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (0.98%) C
6 1 (0.98%) COBOL
6 1 (0.98%) PHP
6 1 (0.98%) Visual J++
Qualifications
1 8 (7.84%) ISTQB
2 7 (6.86%) ISEB
3 3 (2.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.96%) APMP
4 2 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.96%) Degree
4 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.98%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (3.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (5.88%) Oracle Identity Management
2 4 (3.92%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (2.94%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.78%) Oracle
3 6 (5.88%) HP
4 5 (4.90%) Adobe
4 5 (4.90%) Apple
5 4 (3.92%) Twitter
6 1 (0.98%) Avaloq
6 1 (0.98%) Citrix
6 1 (0.98%) Misys
6 1 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.98%) SAP
6 1 (0.98%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.98%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.98%) SunGard