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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 76 107 110
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +3
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 35 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.51% 0.57% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 0.79% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 9 7
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £374 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 £36.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+67.12% -16.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1702 1525 1804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 73.58% 71.90% 70.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1061 832 986
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 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 64 53
Average hourly rate £15.00 £38.25 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.78% +121.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £45.00 £39.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +23 25 £350 +3.70% 7
South Yorkshire +6 7 £400 +39.13% 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (44.62%) Finance
2 16 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (23.08%) Banking
3 15 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (20.00%) Scrum
5 11 (16.92%) Project Management
6 10 (15.38%) Retail
7 9 (13.85%) TDD
7 9 (13.85%) Java
7 9 (13.85%) Oracle
7 9 (13.85%) E-Commerce
8 8 (12.31%) SQL
8 8 (12.31%) PRINCE2
8 8 (12.31%) V-Model
8 8 (12.31%) Business Analysis
9 7 (10.77%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (10.77%) Windows
9 7 (10.77%) C#
9 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
9 7 (10.77%) .NET
10 6 (9.23%) MS Visio
10 6 (9.23%) Open Source
10 6 (9.23%) Mobile App
11 5 (7.69%) Business Transformation
11 5 (7.69%) BDD
11 5 (7.69%) User Stories
11 5 (7.69%) Software Testing
11 5 (7.69%) Selenium
11 5 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (4.62%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.62%) LiveCycle
1 3 (4.62%) nginx
2 2 (3.08%) SAS
2 2 (3.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.54%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.54%) CICS
3 1 (1.54%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.08%) QlikView
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.54%) Adabas
5 1 (1.54%) MySQL
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Selenium
1 5 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.15%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.62%) TeamCity
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (3.08%) JIRA
4 2 (3.08%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.54%) FindBugs
5 1 (1.54%) NeoLoad
5 1 (1.54%) LoadUI
5 1 (1.54%) dotCover
5 1 (1.54%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.54%) Ant
5 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.54%) Rational Rose
5 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.54%) Toad
5 1 (1.54%) LoadRunner
General
1 29 (44.62%) Finance
2 15 (23.08%) Banking
3 10 (15.38%) Retail
4 3 (4.62%) Marketing
4 3 (4.62%) Games
5 2 (3.08%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 32 (49.23%) Analyst
2 19 (29.23%) Business Analyst
3 16 (24.62%) Project Manager
4 9 (13.85%) Systems Analyst
5 8 (12.31%) Business Systems Analyst
5 8 (12.31%) Agile Business Analyst
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Test Analyst
7 5 (7.69%) Tester
8 4 (6.15%) Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Agile Project Manager
9 3 (4.62%) Digital Project Manager
9 3 (4.62%) PMO Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) Software Manager
10 2 (3.08%) E-Commerce Project Manager
10 2 (3.08%) Software Project Manager
10 2 (3.08%) Software Test Analyst
10 2 (3.08%) Programmer
10 2 (3.08%) Architect
10 2 (3.08%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) .NET
2 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.15%) CSS
3 3 (4.62%) Web Services
3 3 (4.62%) XML
3 3 (4.62%) WCF
3 3 (4.62%) HTML
4 2 (3.08%) WinForms
5 1 (1.54%) Spring
5 1 (1.54%) jQuery
5 1 (1.54%) XSD
5 1 (1.54%) XSLT
5 1 (1.54%) Middleware
5 1 (1.54%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.54%) SOAP
5 1 (1.54%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Open Source
1 6 (9.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.54%) NHS
2 1 (1.54%) Mainframe
2 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.54%) Device Driver
2 1 (1.54%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.77%) Windows
2 4 (6.15%) Linux
3 3 (4.62%) Ubuntu
3 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 13 (20.00%) Scrum
3 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (16.92%) Project Management
5 9 (13.85%) E-Commerce
5 9 (13.85%) TDD
6 8 (12.31%) Business Analysis
6 8 (12.31%) PRINCE2
6 8 (12.31%) V-Model
7 7 (10.77%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (7.69%) Software Testing
8 5 (7.69%) Migration
8 5 (7.69%) CRM
8 5 (7.69%) Manual Testing
8 5 (7.69%) Data Migration
8 5 (7.69%) Test Scripting
8 5 (7.69%) BDD
8 5 (7.69%) Business Transformation
8 5 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.85%) Java
2 8 (12.31%) SQL
3 7 (10.77%) C#
4 4 (6.15%) PL/SQL
5 3 (4.62%) Ruby
5 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.54%) C++
6 1 (1.54%) COBOL
6 1 (1.54%) PHP
6 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.54%) Python
6 1 (1.54%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.54%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) ISEB
2 4 (6.15%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.54%) CCA
4 1 (1.54%) Degree
4 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
1 4 (6.15%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.54%) ISO 9002
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Capistrano
1 3 (4.62%) Puppet
1 3 (4.62%) HAProxy
2 2 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) Oracle
2 4 (6.15%) Trillium
2 4 (6.15%) Informatica
2 4 (6.15%) Ab Initio
3 3 (4.62%) Splunk
3 3 (4.62%) Endeca
3 3 (4.62%) Unica
3 3 (4.62%) EPiServer
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.62%) Adobe
4 2 (3.08%) HP
4 2 (3.08%) Cognos
4 2 (3.08%) Remedy
4 2 (3.08%) Palantir
4 2 (3.08%) IBM
5 1 (1.54%) Capita
5 1 (1.54%) Perforce
5 1 (1.54%) Unisys
5 1 (1.54%) Pega
5 1 (1.54%) Siebel