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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 24 31
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7  
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 2 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 2.13% 1.35% 3.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 1.52% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £450 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +63.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 82 132 207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 87.23% 89.19% 86.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 83 112
Median daily rate £425 £450 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +30.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £541 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Median hourly rate £17.50 £98.38 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -82.21% +488.36%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford citing Waterfall as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 23 June 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 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) MSTest
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) MSTest
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) CRM Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Delivery Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification