Period
to 25 July 2017

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 6 months to 25 July 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
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 122 70
Rank change year-on-year +44 -52 +1
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 19 28 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 2.02% 1.25% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 1.44% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 23
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £455 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.10% +3.41% +10.14%
10th Percentile £335 £317 £300
90th Percentile £603 £506 £480
North East median daily rate £425 £465 £440
% change year-on-year -8.60% +5.68% +10.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

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 836 1947 1013
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 88.75% 87.23% 79.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 1309 648
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £380 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.92% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £263 £221 £237
90th Percentile £538 £500 £538
North East median daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 91 52
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +111.32% -28.38%
10th Percentile £10.13 £14.60 £10.50
90th Percentile £43.00 £36.00 £28.75
North East median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year -10.71% +107.41% -20.59%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Waterfall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

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 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Tyne and Wear

Waterfall
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 6 months to 25 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +48 19 £450 -1.10% 4
Waterfall
North East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Project Management
3 8 (42.11%) Risk Management
4 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (31.58%) Change Management
5 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
5 6 (31.58%) Strategic Management
5 6 (31.58%) ITIL
5 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
5 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) Degree
5 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (31.58%) Virtual Team Management
5 6 (31.58%) Virtual Team
6 5 (26.32%) SDLC
6 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
6 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 5 (26.32%) TDD
6 5 (26.32%) Scrum
7 4 (21.05%) Quality Management
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (15.79%) Kanban
8 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (15.79%) Java EE
8 3 (15.79%) Use Case
8 3 (15.79%) User Stories
8 3 (15.79%) SignalR

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 (15.79%) GeoServer
2 2 (10.53%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) HP UFT
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
1 2 (10.53%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA Agile
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Agile Delivery Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Integration Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
3 2 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (10.53%) NHS Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) QA Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Delivery Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Senior QA Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) JIRA Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) QA Tester
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Java EE
1 3 (15.79%) SignalR
2 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
2 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.26%) Angular 2
3 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.26%) CSS
3 1 (5.26%) HTML
3 1 (5.26%) HTML5
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
3 1 (5.26%) Node.js
3 1 (5.26%) OpenLayers
3 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (5.26%) Sass
3 1 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
1 6 (31.58%) Virtual Team
2 3 (15.79%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) AIX
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Project Management
3 8 (42.11%) Risk Management
4 7 (36.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (31.58%) Change Management
5 6 (31.58%) ITIL
5 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2
5 6 (31.58%) Strategic Management
5 6 (31.58%) Virtual Team Management
6 5 (26.32%) Scrum
6 5 (26.32%) SDLC
6 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 5 (26.32%) TDD
6 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (21.05%) Quality Management
8 3 (15.79%) Service Management
8 3 (15.79%) SOA
8 3 (15.79%) UML
8 3 (15.79%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) PL/SQL
3 2 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
1 6 (31.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Cisco
2 3 (15.79%) Genesys
2 3 (15.79%) Nortel
2 3 (15.79%) Siebel
2 3 (15.79%) Verint
3 1 (5.26%) HP
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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