The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 84 63 77
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +14
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 43 91 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.79% 2.95% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 3.52% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 52 34
Median daily rate £425 £419 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% +19.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £304 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £595 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £17.66
% change year-on-year
- +133.57%
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
1953 2582 2111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 81.31% 83.78% 78.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1290 1721 1386
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 96 54
Median hourly rate £16.25 £15.50 £16.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -5.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.58 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
West Yorkshire -22 27 £425 -11.45% 14
South Yorkshire -11 12 £450 +12.50% 1
North Yorkshire +9 3 £400 +60.00% 3
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 89 (94.68%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (35.11%) Finance
3 21 (22.34%) Project Management
4 19 (20.21%) Java
4 19 (20.21%) SQL
5 16 (17.02%) Scrum
5 16 (17.02%) SDLC
6 14 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (13.83%) Oracle
7 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
8 12 (12.77%) Banking
8 12 (12.77%) Business Analysis
8 12 (12.77%) Requirements Management
8 12 (12.77%) Feasibility Study
9 11 (11.70%) User Experience
10 9 (9.57%) Data Modelling
10 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
10 9 (9.57%) JavaScript
10 9 (9.57%) Web Services
10 9 (9.57%) UML
10 9 (9.57%) JIRA
10 9 (9.57%) QA
10 9 (9.57%) Use Case
10 9 (9.57%) User Stories
11 8 (8.51%) Selenium
11 8 (8.51%) Supplier Management
11 8 (8.51%) Systems Analysis
11 8 (8.51%) Kanban
11 8 (8.51%) Oracle Identity Management

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in 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 6 (6.38%) WebSphere
1 6 (6.38%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (3.19%) CMS
2 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.06%) Confluence
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.19%) MS Project
3 2 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.13%) MS Office
3 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.13%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.06%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.06%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.06%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.13%) Internet
2 1 (1.06%) Firewall
2 1 (1.06%) FTP
2 1 (1.06%) Intranet
2 1 (1.06%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.26%) DB2
3 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (9.57%) JIRA
2 8 (8.51%) Selenium
3 7 (7.45%) HP UFT
4 4 (4.26%) Rational Application Developer
5 3 (3.19%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.19%) SoapUI
5 3 (3.19%) Zephyr
6 2 (2.13%) Appium
6 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.13%) JMeter
6 2 (2.13%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.13%) Subversion
7 1 (1.06%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.06%) JUnit
7 1 (1.06%) MSTest
7 1 (1.06%) NUnit
7 1 (1.06%) Sahi
7 1 (1.06%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.06%) WATIR
General
1 33 (35.11%) Finance
2 12 (12.77%) Banking
3 8 (8.51%) Law
3 8 (8.51%) Retail
4 7 (7.45%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.26%) Billing
5 4 (4.26%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.13%) Marketing
7 1 (1.06%) Games
7 1 (1.06%) Legal
7 1 (1.06%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 38 (40.43%) Analyst
2 20 (21.28%) Business Analyst
3 16 (17.02%) Project Manager
4 10 (10.64%) Developer
5 9 (9.57%) Systems Analyst
6 8 (8.51%) Consultant
7 7 (7.45%) Oracle Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Architect
8 6 (6.38%) IT Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) Telecoms Analyst
8 6 (6.38%) Telecoms Business Analyst
9 5 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.26%) Test Automation Consultant
10 4 (4.26%) Test Consultant
10 4 (4.26%) Transformation Manager
11 3 (3.19%) Agile Business Analyst
11 3 (3.19%) Agile Project Manager
11 3 (3.19%) Digital Analyst
11 3 (3.19%) Digital Business Analyst
11 3 (3.19%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.57%) Web Services
2 8 (8.51%) .NET
3 7 (7.45%) JSP
4 6 (6.38%) J2EE
4 6 (6.38%) JavaBeans
4 6 (6.38%) Struts
5 4 (4.26%) SOAP
5 4 (4.26%) WCF
5 4 (4.26%) XML
6 3 (3.19%) HTML
7 2 (2.13%) REST
8 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.06%) CSS
8 1 (1.06%) DHTML
8 1 (1.06%) Dojo
8 1 (1.06%) JMS
8 1 (1.06%) jQuery
8 1 (1.06%) Middleware
8 1 (1.06%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.70%) User Experience
3 6 (6.38%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.38%) Mainframe
4 4 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.19%) Smart Meter
5 3 (3.19%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.13%) Online Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.06%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.38%) Windows
2 3 (3.19%) Android
2 3 (3.19%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.06%) Unix
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.06%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.06%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (94.68%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (22.34%) Project Management
3 16 (17.02%) Scrum
3 16 (17.02%) SDLC
4 14 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (12.77%) Business Analysis
5 12 (12.77%) Feasibility Study
5 12 (12.77%) Requirements Management
6 9 (9.57%) Data Modelling
6 9 (9.57%) UML
6 9 (9.57%) Use Case
6 9 (9.57%) User Stories
7 8 (8.51%) Kanban
7 8 (8.51%) Process Improvement
7 8 (8.51%) Supplier Management
7 8 (8.51%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (7.45%) Business Transformation
8 7 (7.45%) Matrix Organization
8 7 (7.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (7.45%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.21%) Java
1 19 (20.21%) SQL
2 9 (9.57%) JavaScript
3 8 (8.51%) C
4 7 (7.45%) C#
5 6 (6.38%) VB
6 5 (5.32%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.13%) COBOL
7 2 (2.13%) Ruby
7 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.13%) Visual J++
8 1 (1.06%) Perl
8 1 (1.06%) Python
8 1 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.38%) ISEB
2 4 (4.26%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.19%) Degree
3 3 (3.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.13%) CBAP
4 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.06%) HP ASE
5 1 (1.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.57%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (8.51%) Oracle Identity Management
2 7 (7.45%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 3 (3.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
1 13 (13.83%) Oracle
2 4 (4.26%) Cognos
3 3 (3.19%) HP
4 2 (2.13%) Adobe
5 1 (1.06%) Avaloq
5 1 (1.06%) IBM
5 1 (1.06%) Kony
5 1 (1.06%) Misys
5 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.06%) SAP
5 1 (1.06%) Siebel
5 1 (1.06%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.06%) SunGard