Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 46 68
Rank change year-on-year -17 +22 -18
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 15 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.64% 2.78% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 3.30% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 19
South Yorkshire median daily rate £414 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.06% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £326 £409 £313
90th Percentile £525 £600 £496
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.38 - -
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 796 698 949
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 87.19% 84.30% 83.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 386 643
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £250 £263 £258
90th Percentile £563 £588 £563
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 35
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £35.63 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.90% +58.36% +60.71%
10th Percentile £9.31 £18.14 £13.20
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.45 £49.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £14.87
% change year-on-year +1.94% +14.36% -0.90%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 -18 9 £413 -10.81% 3
Doncaster - 1 £415 -
Waterfall
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 4 (26.67%) JIRA
4 4 (26.67%) DevOps
5 3 (20.00%) QA
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (20.00%) Unix
6 2 (13.33%) VBA
6 2 (13.33%) ETL
6 2 (13.33%) SAS
6 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Change Management
6 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Base SAS
6 2 (13.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Coaching
6 2 (13.33%) Data Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (13.33%) Data Development
6 2 (13.33%) Technical Leadership
6 2 (13.33%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) PuTTY
6 2 (13.33%) Data Reconciliation

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 2 (13.33%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) PuTTY
2 1 (6.67%) Intranet
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Base SAS
1 2 (13.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Contracts Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Change Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Change Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Data Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Project Change Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Data Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) ETL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Project Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) JSON
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) REST
1 1 (6.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) DataPower
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) Coaching
5 2 (13.33%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (13.33%) Data Development
5 2 (13.33%) Data Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (13.33%) ETL
5 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) VBA
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) CyberArk
1 1 (6.67%) HP
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle