The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 79 99 108
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +9
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 34 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.46% 0.67% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 0.92% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 10 9
Average daily rate
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£350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £371 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 £36.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+69.44% -17.24%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1721 1518 1810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 74.09% 72.46% 70.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1073 826 989
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 63 56
Average hourly rate £15.19 £38.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.01% +117.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Waterfall
England

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 1 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 1 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 +14 24 £350 +3.70% 4
South Yorkshire +6 7 £400 +25.49% 1
North Yorkshire - - - - 7
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 29 (46.77%) Finance
2 16 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (24.19%) Banking
3 15 (24.19%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (17.74%) Project Management
6 10 (16.13%) Scrum
6 10 (16.13%) Retail
7 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
8 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2
8 8 (12.90%) Business Analysis
9 7 (11.29%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (9.68%) TDD
10 6 (9.68%) Java
10 6 (9.68%) Oracle
10 6 (9.68%) MS Visio
10 6 (9.68%) Mobile App
11 5 (8.06%) Business Transformation
11 5 (8.06%) User Stories
11 5 (8.06%) BDD
11 5 (8.06%) Test Scripting
11 5 (8.06%) Manual Testing
11 5 (8.06%) Data Migration
11 5 (8.06%) V-Model
11 5 (8.06%) Selenium
11 5 (8.06%) Software Testing
11 5 (8.06%) ISEB
11 5 (8.06%) SQL
11 5 (8.06%) CRM
11 5 (8.06%) Migration

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) SAS
2 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.61%) Confluence
3 1 (1.61%) CICS
3 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) QlikView
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.61%) Adabas
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.61%) MySQL
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Selenium
2 4 (6.45%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.23%) JIRA
3 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.23%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.61%) NeoLoad
4 1 (1.61%) LoadUI
4 1 (1.61%) dotCover
4 1 (1.61%) FindBugs
4 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.61%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.61%) Rational Rose
4 1 (1.61%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.61%) Toad
4 1 (1.61%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.61%) ERwin
4 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.61%) Ant
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.61%) Maven
General
1 29 (46.77%) Finance
2 15 (24.19%) Banking
3 10 (16.13%) Retail
4 3 (4.84%) Marketing
4 3 (4.84%) Games
5 2 (3.23%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (48.39%) Analyst
2 19 (30.65%) Business Analyst
3 16 (25.81%) Project Manager
4 9 (14.52%) Systems Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Business Systems Analyst
5 8 (12.90%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Test Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Tester
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Digital Project Manager
8 3 (4.84%) PMO Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Data Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Programmer
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Data Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (3.23%) E-Commerce Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) .NET
2 3 (4.84%) WCF
2 3 (4.84%) Web Services
2 3 (4.84%) XML
3 2 (3.23%) WinForms
4 1 (1.61%) jQuery
4 1 (1.61%) Middleware
4 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.61%) CSS
4 1 (1.61%) SOAP
4 1 (1.61%) J2EE
4 1 (1.61%) XSD
4 1 (1.61%) XSLT
4 1 (1.61%) Spring
4 1 (1.61%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.84%) Open Source
3 1 (1.61%) NHS
3 1 (1.61%) Equities
3 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.61%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.61%) Linux
3 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (24.19%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (17.74%) Project Management
5 10 (16.13%) Scrum
6 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
7 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2
7 8 (12.90%) Business Analysis
8 7 (11.29%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (9.68%) TDD
10 5 (8.06%) Business Transformation
10 5 (8.06%) User Stories
10 5 (8.06%) BDD
10 5 (8.06%) Test Scripting
10 5 (8.06%) Manual Testing
10 5 (8.06%) Data Migration
10 5 (8.06%) V-Model
10 5 (8.06%) Software Testing
10 5 (8.06%) CRM
10 5 (8.06%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.68%) Java
2 5 (8.06%) SQL
3 4 (6.45%) C#
4 1 (1.61%) Assembly Language
4 1 (1.61%) NATURAL
4 1 (1.61%) C++
4 1 (1.61%) COBOL
4 1 (1.61%) PHP
4 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) ISEB
2 4 (6.45%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
1 4 (6.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.61%) ISO 9002
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) Oracle
2 4 (6.45%) Ab Initio
2 4 (6.45%) Informatica
2 4 (6.45%) Trillium
3 3 (4.84%) EPiServer
3 3 (4.84%) Unica
3 3 (4.84%) Endeca
4 2 (3.23%) Cognos
4 2 (3.23%) IBM
4 2 (3.23%) HP
4 2 (3.23%) Remedy
4 2 (3.23%) Palantir
5 1 (1.61%) Pega
5 1 (1.61%) Unisys
5 1 (1.61%) Citrix
5 1 (1.61%) SAP
5 1 (1.61%) Siebel
5 1 (1.61%) Capita
5 1 (1.61%) Perforce