Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 14 November 2018 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 43 70
Rank change year-on-year -12 +27 -18
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 21 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.40% 3.05% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 3.66% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 20
South Yorkshire median daily rate £415 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.78% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £378 £388 £313
90th Percentile £570 £600 £496
Yorkshire median daily rate £435 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.35% - -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.00 - -

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 742 683 961
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 84.90% 83.39% 81.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 488 383 649
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% - +9.68%
10th Percentile £232 £263 £270
90th Percentile £575 £600 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 15 36
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £22.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.46% +1.11% +62.16%
10th Percentile £9.31 £13.20 £11.84
90th Percentile £24.93 £42.49 £48.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.21 £14.58 £14.69
% change year-on-year +18.04% -0.77% +1.29%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in South Yorkshire

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in South Yorkshire

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in South Yorkshire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 14 November 2018. 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
Sheffield -11 9 £450 - 4
Doncaster - 1 £415 -
Waterfall
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 13 (61.90%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Finance
4 4 (19.05%) QA
4 4 (19.05%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) JIRA
5 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Scrum
5 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 3 (14.29%) Coaching
6 2 (9.52%) Data Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Data Reconciliation
6 2 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
6 2 (9.52%) REST
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
6 2 (9.52%) DevOps
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Banking
6 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (9.52%) Unix
6 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (9.52%) ETL
7 1 (4.76%) SAS
7 1 (4.76%) WAN

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (4.76%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.76%) Confluence
1 1 (4.76%) Documentum
1 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) PuTTY
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.76%) Base SAS
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) HBase
1 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JIRA
2 2 (9.52%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Project Manager
2 8 (38.10%) Contracts Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) IT Manager
3 4 (19.05%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Data Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) ETL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Functional Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Data Migration Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Data Migration Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Migration Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Mobile Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Project Change Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Data Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Digital Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Software Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) REST
2 1 (4.76%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
4 3 (14.29%) Coaching
4 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Scrum
4 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 2 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Data Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) ETL
5 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Python
2 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Cloudera
1 1 (4.76%) CyberArk
1 1 (4.76%) Hortonworks
1 1 (4.76%) HP
1 1 (4.76%) Informatica
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
1 1 (4.76%) SAP