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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 70 91 89
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -2
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 81 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.78% 1.16% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 1.58% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 17 12
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£370 £375 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +14.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £312 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £467 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £32.50
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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
2330 1840 1460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.10% 73.51% 71.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1527 1199 766
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 £255 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £459 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 41 55
Average hourly rate £17.69 £25.00 £22.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.25% +9.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £10.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £86.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +27 67 £350 -9.67% 19
North Yorkshire +1 7 £330 +10.00% 2
South Yorkshire -7 3 £500 - 3
Waterfall
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Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 135 (94.41%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (53.85%) Finance
3 71 (49.65%) Project Management
4 59 (41.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (25.17%) SQL
6 32 (22.38%) Change Management
7 26 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 25 (17.48%) PRINCE2
9 22 (15.38%) Web Services
10 21 (14.69%) SQL Server
10 21 (14.69%) Supplier Management
11 20 (13.99%) Business Analysis
12 18 (12.59%) Scrum
12 18 (12.59%) User Stories
13 16 (11.19%) Line Management
13 16 (11.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 15 (10.49%) .NET
14 15 (10.49%) RAD
14 15 (10.49%) ISEB
14 15 (10.49%) Open Source
14 15 (10.49%) Retail
15 14 (9.79%) SOA
15 14 (9.79%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (9.79%) RUP
15 14 (9.79%) MS Excel
16 13 (9.09%) T-SQL
16 13 (9.09%) Software Delivery
17 12 (8.39%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (8.39%) E-Commerce
17 12 (8.39%) Microsoft

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 4 (2.80%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.40%) CMS
2 2 (1.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.70%) JBoss
3 1 (0.70%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (9.79%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.29%) MS Visio
3 7 (4.90%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.80%) MS Project
4 4 (2.80%) MS Office
5 1 (0.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (2.80%) Maximo
1 4 (2.80%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (1.40%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.70%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.70%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.40%) LDAP
2 1 (0.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (14.69%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.39%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.10%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.10%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.70%) MySQL
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.70%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (4.20%) Axure RP
2 4 (2.80%) SoapUI
2 4 (2.80%) NeoLoad
2 4 (2.80%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (2.80%) LoadRunner
2 4 (2.80%) JMeter
2 4 (2.80%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.80%) Selenium
3 1 (0.70%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.70%) Subversion
General
1 77 (53.85%) Finance
2 15 (10.49%) Retail
3 10 (6.99%) Banking
4 4 (2.80%) General Ledger
4 4 (2.80%) Legal
5 2 (1.40%) Marketing
6 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 60 (41.96%) Analyst
2 43 (30.07%) Project Manager
3 30 (20.98%) Business Analyst
4 20 (13.99%) Test Analyst
5 14 (9.79%) Delivery Manager
6 12 (8.39%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (6.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 8 (5.59%) Tester
8 8 (5.59%) Developer
9 7 (4.90%) Senior Manager
10 6 (4.20%) Senior Test Analyst
10 6 (4.20%) Implementation Manager
10 6 (4.20%) Agile Business Analyst
11 4 (2.80%) PMO Analyst
11 4 (2.80%) Release Analyst
11 4 (2.80%) Senior Project Manager
11 4 (2.80%) .NET Developer
11 4 (2.80%) Senior Business Analyst
12 3 (2.10%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 3 (2.10%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.38%) Web Services
2 15 (10.49%) .NET
3 9 (6.29%) XML
4 7 (4.90%) ASP.NET
4 7 (4.90%) SOAP
4 7 (4.90%) HTML
5 6 (4.20%) jQuery
5 6 (4.20%) WSDL
5 6 (4.20%) J2EE
6 5 (3.50%) CSS
7 4 (2.80%) XSD
7 4 (2.80%) Java EE
7 4 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (2.80%) WCF
8 3 (2.10%) Ajax
8 3 (2.10%) .NET Framework
8 3 (2.10%) XSLT
9 2 (1.40%) J2ME
9 2 (1.40%) J2SE
9 2 (1.40%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (10.49%) Open Source
3 6 (4.20%) Management Information System
3 6 (4.20%) User Experience
4 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.70%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.70%) VUI
5 1 (0.70%) IVR
5 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.70%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.70%) PMI
5 1 (0.70%) EPoS
5 1 (0.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.10%) Windows
2 1 (0.70%) Linux
2 1 (0.70%) Android
2 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (94.41%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (49.65%) Project Management
3 59 (41.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 32 (22.38%) Change Management
5 25 (17.48%) PRINCE2
6 21 (14.69%) Supplier Management
7 20 (13.99%) Business Analysis
8 18 (12.59%) Scrum
8 18 (12.59%) User Stories
9 16 (11.19%) Line Management
10 15 (10.49%) RAD
11 14 (9.79%) RUP
11 14 (9.79%) SOA
11 14 (9.79%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (9.09%) Software Delivery
13 12 (8.39%) E-Commerce
14 11 (7.69%) UML
14 11 (7.69%) Mentoring
14 11 (7.69%) BDD
15 10 (6.99%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 36 (25.17%) SQL
2 13 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 8 (5.59%) C#
4 6 (4.20%) Java
4 6 (4.20%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 3 (2.10%) XPath
7 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (11.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 15 (10.49%) ISEB
3 8 (5.59%) ISTQB
4 7 (4.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.80%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.10%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.10%) PMP
7 2 (1.40%) Degree
8 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.40%) QA
1 2 (1.40%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 12 (8.39%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.29%) Oracle
3 5 (3.50%) SAP
4 3 (2.10%) Pega
5 1 (0.70%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.70%) Tableau
5 1 (0.70%) MobileIron
5 1 (0.70%) Kony
5 1 (0.70%) Chordiant
5 1 (0.70%) IBM
5 1 (0.70%) Adobe
5 1 (0.70%) Sage
5 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.70%) Kofax
5 1 (0.70%) NetSuite
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