The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 24 April 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 68 47
Rank change year-on-year +2 -21  
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 8 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.50% 1.98% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 2.24% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 5
Median daily rate £379 £460 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.66% +53.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £375 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £500 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £43.25 £31.44
% change year-on-year +8.67% +37.56%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 468 803 431
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 87.97% 88.34% 76.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 530 268
Median daily rate £390 £330 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% -9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 24
Median hourly rate £38.50 £28.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.50% +115.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £15.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £28.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.35
% change year-on-year -4.00% +23.55%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Tyne and Wear

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Tyne and Wear

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Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -4 8 £379 -17.66% 5
Waterfall
North East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) TDD
3 13 (38.24%) Migration
4 11 (32.35%) Project Management
5 9 (26.47%) Test Management
6 8 (23.53%) Scrum
7 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (20.59%) ISEB
7 7 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (20.59%) Automated Testing
7 7 (20.59%) QA
7 7 (20.59%) Manual Testing
7 7 (20.59%) Data Migration
7 7 (20.59%) Risk Analysis
7 7 (20.59%) Test Planning
8 6 (17.65%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
8 6 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (17.65%) HTML5
8 6 (17.65%) BDD
8 6 (17.65%) Selenium
8 6 (17.65%) Legal
8 6 (17.65%) CSS
8 6 (17.65%) Windows
8 6 (17.65%) HTML
8 6 (17.65%) SQL
8 6 (17.65%) HP UFT
8 6 (17.65%) LoadRunner
9 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
9 5 (14.71%) MySQL

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (8.82%) GeoServer
2 2 (5.88%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (14.71%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (14.71%) MongoDB
2 5 (14.71%) MySQL
2 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
2 5 (14.71%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (8.82%) GIS
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) HP UFT
1 6 (17.65%) LoadRunner
1 6 (17.65%) Selenium
2 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (17.65%) Legal
2 4 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Architect
2 7 (20.59%) Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Digital Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Digital Technical Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Technical Architect
3 5 (14.71%) Test Leader
4 4 (11.76%) Tester
5 3 (8.82%) Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Environment Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Integration Architect
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Team Leader
5 3 (8.82%) Test Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Test Team Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Assistant Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (5.88%) Security Tester
6 2 (5.88%) UAT Manager
6 2 (5.88%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) AngularJS
1 6 (17.65%) CSS
1 6 (17.65%) HTML
1 6 (17.65%) HTML5
1 6 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (14.71%) CSS3
2 5 (14.71%) Django
2 5 (14.71%) JSON
2 5 (14.71%) Play Framework
2 5 (14.71%) REST
2 5 (14.71%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (8.82%) Java EE
3 3 (8.82%) SignalR
4 2 (5.88%) .NET
4 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.94%) jQuery
5 1 (2.94%) Node.js
5 1 (2.94%) OpenLayers
5 1 (2.94%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) NHS
2 2 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (8.82%) AIX
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) TDD
3 13 (38.24%) Migration
4 11 (32.35%) Project Management
5 9 (26.47%) Test Management
6 8 (23.53%) Scrum
7 7 (20.59%) Automated Testing
7 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (20.59%) Data Migration
7 7 (20.59%) Manual Testing
7 7 (20.59%) Risk Analysis
7 7 (20.59%) Test Planning
8 6 (17.65%) BDD
8 6 (17.65%) Technical Analysis
9 5 (14.71%) Kanban
9 5 (14.71%) Test Automation
10 4 (11.76%) Analytics
10 4 (11.76%) ITIL
10 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) Ruby
2 5 (14.71%) Scala
3 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.88%) C#
4 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) ISEB
2 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) QA
2 4 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco
2 3 (8.82%) Genesys
2 3 (8.82%) Nortel
2 3 (8.82%) Siebel
2 3 (8.82%) Verint
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) PeopleSoft
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