Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 66 45
Rank change year-on-year +21 -21 +11
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 22 20 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.70% 1.68% 3.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 2.10% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 63
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -15.79%
10th Percentile £400 £313 £263
90th Percentile £600 £496 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £435
% change year-on-year - -2.30% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
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 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 677 952 801
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 83.07% 80.07% 80.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 647 576
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +19.40%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £228
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 36 49
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £23.08 £22.50 £13.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +62.16% -10.48%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.36 £9.00
90th Percentile £46.98 £48.75 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £14.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.05% +2.12% -

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 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
Sheffield +18 20 £450 +16.13% 1
Waterfall
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 10 (45.45%) Oracle
3 9 (40.91%) Unix
3 9 (40.91%) Linux
3 9 (40.91%) Python
3 9 (40.91%) Perl
3 9 (40.91%) Sybase
3 9 (40.91%) Project Management
3 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
3 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (36.36%) PRINCE
4 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 8 (36.36%) PMP
4 8 (36.36%) SAN
4 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (36.36%) DB2
4 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 8 (36.36%) Banking
4 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
4 8 (36.36%) Bash Shell
5 7 (31.82%) Business Analysis
5 7 (31.82%) Investment Banking
5 7 (31.82%) Creative Thinking
5 7 (31.82%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (22.73%) Network Virtualisation
6 5 (22.73%) Ansible
6 5 (22.73%) Security Operations
7 4 (18.18%) Data Transformation

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 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) SAN
1 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
2 8 (36.36%) DB2
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 4 (18.18%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 2 (9.09%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 8 (36.36%) Banking
3 7 (31.82%) Investment Banking
4 4 (18.18%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
1 8 (36.36%) Consultant
2 7 (31.82%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Transformation Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Business IT Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Principal Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Programme Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Transformation Programme Manager
5 1 (4.55%) CRM Manager
5 1 (4.55%) CRM Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) DBA
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle DBA
5 1 (4.55%) Salesforce Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) REST
1 2 (9.09%) SOAP
1 2 (9.09%) Spring
1 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (40.91%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (40.91%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.55%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
1 9 (40.91%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Project Management
3 8 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (36.36%) PRINCE
4 7 (31.82%) Business Analysis
4 7 (31.82%) Collaborative Working
4 7 (31.82%) Creative Thinking
5 5 (22.73%) Network Virtualisation
5 5 (22.73%) Security Operations
6 4 (18.18%) Data Transformation
7 3 (13.64%) CRM
7 3 (13.64%) Investment Management
8 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 2 (9.09%) ERP
8 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
8 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 2 (9.09%) TDD
8 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (9.09%) Web Design
8 2 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) Perl
1 9 (40.91%) Python
2 8 (36.36%) Bash Shell
2 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
3 3 (13.64%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) PMP
2 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Oracle
2 9 (40.91%) Sybase
3 1 (4.55%) CyberArk
3 1 (4.55%) Google
3 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com