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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 75 83 105
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +22
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 65 34 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.18% 1.45% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 1.91% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 28 10
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£435 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £256 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £415 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £61.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-59.01% +69.44%
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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
2377 1781 1549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 79.68% 75.98% 74.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1691 1109 843
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 51 63
Average hourly rate £21.53 £15.39 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.90% -59.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +5 54 £435 +24.28% 12
North Yorkshire - 5 £425 - 2
South Yorkshire -12 2 £383 -4.37%
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 134 (92.41%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (46.90%) Finance
3 64 (44.14%) Project Management
4 38 (26.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (20.00%) SDLC
6 25 (17.24%) SQL
7 24 (16.55%) Scrum
7 24 (16.55%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (15.17%) Software Testing
8 22 (15.17%) User Stories
9 21 (14.48%) Change Management
10 18 (12.41%) RAD
10 18 (12.41%) SOA
11 17 (11.72%) ISEB
12 16 (11.03%) SQL Server
12 16 (11.03%) PRINCE2
12 16 (11.03%) Software Delivery
13 14 (9.66%) System Integration Testing
13 14 (9.66%) Supplier Management
13 14 (9.66%) ISTQB
14 13 (8.97%) Business Analysis
14 13 (8.97%) Retail
14 13 (8.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 13 (8.97%) Oracle
14 13 (8.97%) Microsoft
14 13 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (8.28%) RUP
15 12 (8.28%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (8.28%) Change Control
15 12 (8.28%) Test Scripting

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 9 (6.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.69%) CMS
4 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.69%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.69%) JBoss
4 1 (0.69%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (7.59%) MS Visio
2 10 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.14%) MS Project
4 2 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) GoldMine
2 1 (0.69%) INSURE/90
2 1 (0.69%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.03%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.28%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.38%) MySQL
5 1 (0.69%) DB2
5 1 (0.69%) Informix
5 1 (0.69%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (6.21%) SoapUI
2 6 (4.14%) Axure RP
3 5 (3.45%) HP UFT
3 5 (3.45%) LoadRunner
4 4 (2.76%) JMeter
4 4 (2.76%) Selenium
4 4 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.76%) NeoLoad
5 1 (0.69%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.69%) Subversion
5 1 (0.69%) JIRA
General
1 68 (46.90%) Finance
2 13 (8.97%) Retail
3 4 (2.76%) Legal
4 3 (2.07%) Banking
5 2 (1.38%) Marketing
5 2 (1.38%) Back Office
6 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.69%) Billing
6 1 (0.69%) Advertising
6 1 (0.69%) Publishing
6 1 (0.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 52 (35.86%) Analyst
2 32 (22.07%) Project Manager
3 29 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
4 27 (18.62%) Business Analyst
5 17 (11.72%) Test Analyst
6 14 (9.66%) Senior Analyst
7 13 (8.97%) Tester
8 12 (8.28%) Senior Manager
9 10 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 9 (6.21%) Senior Business Analyst
11 7 (4.83%) Software Manager
11 7 (4.83%) Software Project Manager
12 6 (4.14%) Implementation Manager
13 5 (3.45%) Agile Business Analyst
14 4 (2.76%) Agile Project Manager
14 4 (2.76%) Senior Test Analyst
14 4 (2.76%) Release Analyst
14 4 (2.76%) Senior Project Manager
14 4 (2.76%) Delivery Project Manager
14 4 (2.76%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.21%) .NET
1 9 (6.21%) SOAP
2 8 (5.52%) Web Services
3 3 (2.07%) XML
3 3 (2.07%) CSS
3 3 (2.07%) J2EE
3 3 (2.07%) HTML
4 2 (1.38%) Ajax
4 2 (1.38%) jQuery
4 2 (1.38%) JSP
5 1 (0.69%) Servlets
5 1 (0.69%) Struts
5 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.69%) EJB
5 1 (0.69%) XSD
5 1 (0.69%) XSL
5 1 (0.69%) XHTML
5 1 (0.69%) JMS
5 1 (0.69%) WSDL
5 1 (0.69%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.38%) NHS
3 2 (1.38%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.69%) IBM XIV
4 1 (0.69%) VUI
4 1 (0.69%) User Experience
4 1 (0.69%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.69%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.69%) AS400
4 1 (0.69%) Equities
4 1 (0.69%) IVR
4 1 (0.69%) Wiki
4 1 (0.69%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (0.69%) FMCG
4 1 (0.69%) Social Media
4 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.07%) Windows
2 2 (1.38%) UNIX
3 1 (0.69%) Solaris
3 1 (0.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (92.41%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (44.14%) Project Management
3 38 (26.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (20.00%) SDLC
5 24 (16.55%) Scrum
6 22 (15.17%) Software Testing
6 22 (15.17%) User Stories
7 21 (14.48%) Change Management
8 18 (12.41%) RAD
8 18 (12.41%) SOA
9 16 (11.03%) PRINCE2
9 16 (11.03%) Software Delivery
10 14 (9.66%) System Integration Testing
10 14 (9.66%) Supplier Management
11 13 (8.97%) Business Analysis
11 13 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (8.28%) RUP
12 12 (8.28%) Test Scripting
12 12 (8.28%) Coaching
12 12 (8.28%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 25 (17.24%) SQL
2 9 (6.21%) T-SQL
3 5 (3.45%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 5 (3.45%) Java
4 4 (2.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.38%) C#
6 1 (0.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 17 (11.72%) ISEB
2 14 (9.66%) ISTQB
3 13 (8.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.76%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.38%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.38%) Degree
5 2 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.38%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.69%) PMP
6 1 (0.69%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.38%) QA
2 1 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (8.97%) Oracle
1 13 (8.97%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.07%) Pega
2 3 (2.07%) IBM
3 2 (1.38%) Siebel
4 1 (0.69%) Chordiant
4 1 (0.69%) Cisco
4 1 (0.69%) SAP
4 1 (0.69%) Cognos
4 1 (0.69%) Adobe
4 1 (0.69%) Sage
4 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.69%) webMethods
4 1 (0.69%) VMware
4 1 (0.69%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.69%) Tableau
4 1 (0.69%) MobileIron
4 1 (0.69%) Kony
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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