Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for Waterfall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Waterfall over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Waterfall Model
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 38 46
Rank change year-on-year +19 +8 -11
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 8 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 3.98% 1.62% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.79% 1.92% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Bradford median daily rate £490 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.89% +50.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £403 £425 £290
90th Percentile £536 £475 £310
West Yorkshire median daily rate £419 £450 £418
% change year-on-year -6.94% +7.78% +15.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bradford median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Waterfall is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bradford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 167 261 405
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 83.08% 84.47% 83.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 151 235
Bradford median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
10th Percentile £213 £214 £263
90th Percentile £561 £538 £475
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 20
Bradford median hourly rate £17.50 £20.97 £15.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.55% +34.36% +7.64%
10th Percentile £10.50 £14.41 £11.73
90th Percentile £19.60 £94.70 £40.50
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.08 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.97% -3.33% +3.45%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

Job postings citing Waterfall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bradford.

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Bradford

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Waterfall in Bradford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Bradford

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 7 (87.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 4 (50.00%) Logistics
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Resource Management
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) Business Transformation
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
5 1 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (12.50%) VLE
5 1 (12.50%) Test Management
5 1 (12.50%) Kanban
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Skype
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) IT Manager
2 3 (37.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Web Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
1 1 (12.50%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Logistics
2 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (37.50%) Business Transformation
3 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Resource Management
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Order to Cash
5 1 (12.50%) Record to Report
5 1 (12.50%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SAP