The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 81 101 100
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -1
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 37 19 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.54% 0.85% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 1.14% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 9 15
Average daily rate
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£355 £368 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £345 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £392
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+67.12% -2.66%
Waterfall
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1802 1666 1982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 74.90% 74.57% 73.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1125 911 1062
Average daily rate £350 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 75 52
Average hourly rate £15.39 £38.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.03% +123.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +16 27 £355 -10.41% 16
South Yorkshire +5 6 £475 +35.71% 2
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 3
East Yorkshire - 1 £275 - 2
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall.

1 30 (46.15%) Finance
2 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (23.08%) Banking
5 14 (21.54%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (20.00%) Scrum
7 11 (16.92%) Project Management
8 9 (13.85%) C#
8 9 (13.85%) .NET
8 9 (13.85%) PRINCE2
9 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
9 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
9 8 (12.31%) Retail
9 8 (12.31%) User Stories
10 7 (10.77%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (10.77%) Business Analysis
10 7 (10.77%) Selenium
10 7 (10.77%) SharePoint
10 7 (10.77%) Oracle
10 7 (10.77%) SQL
11 6 (9.23%) ISEB
11 6 (9.23%) Test Management
11 6 (9.23%) Test Scripting
12 5 (7.69%) Data Migration
12 5 (7.69%) WCF
12 5 (7.69%) ISTQB
12 5 (7.69%) Automated Testing
12 5 (7.69%) Migration
12 5 (7.69%) Software Testing
12 5 (7.69%) Cucumber

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.77%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.08%) SAS
2 2 (3.08%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.08%) CMS
2 2 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.54%) Confluence
3 1 (1.54%) CICS
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.08%) InfoPath
3 2 (3.08%) MS Office
3 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.54%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.54%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) EDRMS
2 2 (3.08%) QlikView
2 2 (3.08%) MySQL
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.54%) MS Access
3 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.54%) Adabas
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Selenium
2 5 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 5 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.15%) SoapUI
4 3 (4.62%) JIRA
5 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.08%) MSTest
6 1 (1.54%) Ant
6 1 (1.54%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.54%) FindBugs
6 1 (1.54%) NeoLoad
6 1 (1.54%) LoadUI
6 1 (1.54%) dotCover
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.54%) Rational Rose
6 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.54%) Toad
6 1 (1.54%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.54%) LoadRunner
General
1 30 (46.15%) Finance
2 15 (23.08%) Banking
3 8 (12.31%) Retail
4 3 (4.62%) Games
5 2 (3.08%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.54%) Back Office
6 1 (1.54%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 31 (47.69%) Analyst
2 18 (27.69%) Business Analyst
3 14 (21.54%) Project Manager
4 8 (12.31%) Business Systems Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Systems Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Test Analyst
5 7 (10.77%) Agile Business Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Tester
8 4 (6.15%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (6.15%) .NET Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Agile Project Manager
9 3 (4.62%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (4.62%) Architect
10 2 (3.08%) Data Architect
10 2 (3.08%) Data Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) E-Commerce Project Manager
10 2 (3.08%) Software Project Manager
10 2 (3.08%) E-Commerce Manager
10 2 (3.08%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) .NET
2 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 5 (7.69%) Web Services
2 5 (7.69%) WCF
3 3 (4.62%) XML
3 3 (4.62%) SOAP
4 2 (3.08%) CSS
4 2 (3.08%) WF
4 2 (3.08%) WinForms
5 1 (1.54%) Spring
5 1 (1.54%) jQuery
5 1 (1.54%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.54%) HTML
5 1 (1.54%) XSD
5 1 (1.54%) XSLT
5 1 (1.54%) Flash
5 1 (1.54%) Middleware
5 1 (1.54%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.62%) Open Source
2 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.54%) NHS
3 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.54%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.54%) Equities
3 1 (1.54%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Windows
2 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.54%) UNIX
3 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (21.54%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (20.00%) Scrum
5 11 (16.92%) Project Management
6 9 (13.85%) PRINCE2
7 8 (12.31%) E-Commerce
7 8 (12.31%) User Stories
8 7 (10.77%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (10.77%) Business Analysis
9 6 (9.23%) Test Management
9 6 (9.23%) Test Scripting
10 5 (7.69%) Data Migration
10 5 (7.69%) Business Transformation
10 5 (7.69%) BDD
10 5 (7.69%) Automated Testing
10 5 (7.69%) Software Testing
10 5 (7.69%) TDD
10 5 (7.69%) Migration
11 4 (6.15%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.85%) C#
2 7 (10.77%) SQL
3 5 (7.69%) Java
4 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.54%) C++
5 1 (1.54%) COBOL
5 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.54%) Python
5 1 (1.54%) Assembly Language
5 1 (1.54%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) ISEB
2 5 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.08%) Degree
3 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.62%) QA
3 1 (1.54%) ISO 9002
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle
2 4 (6.15%) Trillium
2 4 (6.15%) Informatica
2 4 (6.15%) Ab Initio
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.62%) HP
4 2 (3.08%) Cognos
4 2 (3.08%) Palantir
4 2 (3.08%) Remedy
4 2 (3.08%) Kofax
5 1 (1.54%) Perforce
5 1 (1.54%) Unisys
5 1 (1.54%) IBM
5 1 (1.54%) SAP
5 1 (1.54%) Citrix
5 1 (1.54%) Capita
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