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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 70 80 100
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +20
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 59 38 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.25% 1.65% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 2.22% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 22 3
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£400 £425 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £269 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £425 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £77.50 -
% change year-on-year
-70.96% -
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
2007 1713 1713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 76.69% 74.58% 72.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1346 1032 856
Average daily rate £375 £340 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 49 72
Average hourly rate £16.00 £20.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.95% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £10.31 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +9 49 £405 -4.70% 18
East Yorkshire - 3 £275 -
North Yorkshire -6 2 £425 - 4
South Yorkshire - - - -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 87 (93.55%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (47.31%) Finance
3 40 (43.01%) Project Management
4 31 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
5 19 (20.43%) User Stories
6 18 (19.35%) .NET
6 18 (19.35%) PRINCE2
7 16 (17.20%) Oracle
8 15 (16.13%) C#
8 15 (16.13%) Web Services
8 15 (16.13%) Supplier Management
9 14 (15.05%) ISEB
9 14 (15.05%) Change Management
10 13 (13.98%) SOA
10 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (12.90%) BDD
11 12 (12.90%) Scrum
12 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
12 11 (11.83%) Line Management
12 11 (11.83%) Open Source
13 10 (10.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 10 (10.75%) SQL
13 10 (10.75%) Business Analysis
14 9 (9.68%) Banking
15 8 (8.60%) Java
15 8 (8.60%) Software Testing
15 8 (8.60%) ISTQB
16 7 (7.53%) MS Office
16 7 (7.53%) SharePoint

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (7.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.23%) CMS
3 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.08%) CICS
Applications
1 7 (7.53%) MS Office
2 6 (6.45%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.38%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.15%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.08%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Maximo
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.15%) EDRMS
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.08%) MS Access
5 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.08%) Adabas
5 1 (1.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.45%) Selenium
2 5 (5.38%) Cucumber
3 4 (4.30%) SoapUI
3 4 (4.30%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.15%) MSTest
5 1 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.08%) JIRA
General
1 44 (47.31%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Banking
3 3 (3.23%) General Ledger
4 2 (2.15%) Retail
5 1 (1.08%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.08%) Marketing
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (35.48%) Analyst
2 26 (27.96%) Project Manager
3 20 (21.51%) Business Analyst
4 9 (9.68%) Test Analyst
4 9 (9.68%) Architect
4 9 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (8.60%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (7.53%) Developer
6 7 (7.53%) Tester
7 5 (5.38%) Senior Test Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.23%) Senior Tester
8 3 (3.23%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.23%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) DBA
8 3 (3.23%) Agile Test Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (2.15%) Designer
9 2 (2.15%) SQL DBA
9 2 (2.15%) Lead Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.35%) .NET
2 15 (16.13%) Web Services
3 5 (5.38%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.30%) J2EE
4 4 (4.30%) XML
4 4 (4.30%) SOAP
4 4 (4.30%) Java EE
5 3 (3.23%) WSDL
6 2 (2.15%) WinForms
6 2 (2.15%) J2ME
6 2 (2.15%) J2SE
6 2 (2.15%) Java ME
6 2 (2.15%) Java SE
6 2 (2.15%) HTML
6 2 (2.15%) CSS
6 2 (2.15%) WCF
6 2 (2.15%) WF
7 1 (1.08%) jQuery
7 1 (1.08%) REST
7 1 (1.08%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.83%) Open Source
3 6 (6.45%) User Experience
4 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.15%) Clustering
6 1 (1.08%) Statistics
6 1 (1.08%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.08%) Replication
6 1 (1.08%) NHS
6 1 (1.08%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.45%) Windows
2 3 (3.23%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (93.55%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (43.01%) Project Management
3 31 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (20.43%) User Stories
5 18 (19.35%) PRINCE2
6 15 (16.13%) Supplier Management
7 14 (15.05%) Change Management
8 13 (13.98%) SOA
9 12 (12.90%) Scrum
9 12 (12.90%) BDD
10 11 (11.83%) Line Management
11 10 (10.75%) Business Analysis
12 8 (8.60%) Software Testing
13 7 (7.53%) E-Commerce
14 6 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
14 6 (6.45%) Change Control
15 5 (5.38%) Test Scripting
15 5 (5.38%) Product Management
15 5 (5.38%) Manual Testing
15 5 (5.38%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.13%) C#
2 10 (10.75%) SQL
3 8 (8.60%) Java
4 3 (3.23%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.15%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.08%) COBOL
6 1 (1.08%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.08%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 14 (15.05%) ISEB
2 10 (10.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 8 (8.60%) ISTQB
4 5 (5.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (4.30%) Degree
6 3 (3.23%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.15%) MCTS
7 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.08%) PMP
8 1 (1.08%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.08%) MCITP
8 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (17.20%) Oracle
2 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.45%) SAP
4 4 (4.30%) SunGard
5 2 (2.15%) Kofax
6 1 (1.08%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.08%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.08%) HP
6 1 (1.08%) Informatica
6 1 (1.08%) Remedy
6 1 (1.08%) Trillium
6 1 (1.08%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £340 - £370 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £420 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
North Yorkshire
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 24 days ago