Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 21 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 40 33
Rank change year-on-year -9 -7 +22
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 15 17 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.64% 3.22% 6.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 4.28% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 3
Leicestershire median daily rate £403 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.26% -3.57% -17.65%
10th Percentile £396 £313 £289
90th Percentile £530 £443 £415
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £390 £425
% change year-on-year +2.56% -8.24% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - £47.50
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £47.50

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 465 397 384
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 81.87% 75.19% 73.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 250 207
Leicestershire median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% - -
10th Percentile £240 £129 £153
90th Percentile £525 £500 £513
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 24
Leicestershire median hourly rate £22.00 £14.25 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.39% -5.79% -24.38%
10th Percentile £8.44 £9.93 £10.30
90th Percentile £45.00 £38.75 £41.88
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +10.71% -13.58% +1.25%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Leicestershire

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Leicestershire

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Leicestershire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -11 9 £473 +40.00%
Waterfall
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
4 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (20.00%) Logistics
5 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) High Availability
5 3 (20.00%) ISO 9001
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) UML
5 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (20.00%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (20.00%) Use Case
5 3 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) User Stories
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Project Planning

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
1 10 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Lead Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Angular Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Programme Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (20.00%) High Availability
3 3 (20.00%) Logistics
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) UML
3 3 (20.00%) Use Case
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) User Stories
5 1 (6.67%) Business Process Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Business Process Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
5 1 (6.67%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (6.67%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft