Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 October 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 > West Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 93 86 69
Rank change year-on-year -7 -17 +38
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 39 87 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.70% 2.54% 2.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 2.87% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 67 76
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.13% -0.24%
10th Percentile £348 £348 £311
90th Percentile £543 £588 £536
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £435 £425
% change year-on-year -2.30% +2.35% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 -
% change year-on-year -6.25% - -

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,013 3,033 2,572
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 87.52% 88.50% 87.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,313 2,075 1,777
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £275 £305 £268
90th Percentile £575 £550 £545
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 70 57
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.33 £17.00 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.82% +19.72% -2.07%
10th Percentile £11.26 £11.18 £8.69
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.75 £26.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.25 £17.41 £14.35
% change year-on-year -6.66% +21.32% -3.46%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in West Yorkshire

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in West Yorkshire

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in West Yorkshire

Waterfall
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Waterfall in West Yorkshire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Leeds +13 27 £493 +8.24% 10
Bradford -7 11 £415 +2.15% 1
Halifax +6 1 £510 -11.30%
Waterfall
Yorkshire

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

1 34 (87.18%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.21%) Retail
3 7 (17.95%) C#
3 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (15.38%) Migration
4 6 (15.38%) .NET
5 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.82%) Finance
5 5 (12.82%) Data Management
5 5 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (12.82%) Azure
5 5 (12.82%) SDLC
5 5 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (12.82%) Project Delivery
6 4 (10.26%) Decision-Making
6 4 (10.26%) API Testing
6 4 (10.26%) Internal Audit
6 4 (10.26%) Project Planning
6 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) TDD
6 4 (10.26%) Validation
6 4 (10.26%) CSS
6 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
6 4 (10.26%) Project Management
7 3 (7.69%) NHS
7 3 (7.69%) ETL
7 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 (5.13%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.56%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Azure
2 3 (7.69%) Office 365
3 2 (5.13%) G Suite
3 2 (5.13%) Yammer
4 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.56%) Boomi
4 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) SSH
2 1 (2.56%) VPN
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.56%) MS Access
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.69%) Jasmine
1 3 (7.69%) JIRA
1 3 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
1 3 (7.69%) Protractor
1 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (5.13%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.56%) JMeter
3 1 (2.56%) Katalon Studio
3 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 11 (28.21%) Retail
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Public Sector
4 2 (5.13%) Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 10 (25.64%) Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Data Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Change Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Change Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Office 365 Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Office 365 Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Project Change Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Project Office Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Salesforce Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Transformation Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) .NET
2 4 (10.26%) CSS
3 3 (7.69%) Angular 2
3 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.69%) LESS
3 3 (7.69%) Sass
4 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Core
4 2 (5.13%) HTML
4 2 (5.13%) Jest
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Graph
4 2 (5.13%) React
4 2 (5.13%) XML
4 2 (5.13%) XMPP
4 2 (5.13%) XSD
5 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.56%) jQuery
5 1 (2.56%) JSON
5 1 (2.56%) Spring
5 1 (2.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) NHS
2 2 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) Reference Data
2 2 (5.13%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) EPoS
3 1 (2.56%) IVR
3 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (87.18%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (15.38%) Migration
4 5 (12.82%) Data Management
4 5 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (12.82%) Project Delivery
4 5 (12.82%) SDLC
4 5 (12.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (10.26%) API Testing
5 4 (10.26%) Business Analysis
5 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
5 4 (10.26%) Decision-Making
5 4 (10.26%) Internal Audit
5 4 (10.26%) Project Management
5 4 (10.26%) Project Planning
5 4 (10.26%) TDD
5 4 (10.26%) Validation
6 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 3 (7.69%) ETL
6 3 (7.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) C#
2 5 (12.82%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.69%) Java
3 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.13%) SQL
4 2 (5.13%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) IIBA
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) Data Quality
1 2 (5.13%) QA
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.56%) BMC
3 1 (2.56%) Dell
3 1 (2.56%) F5
3 1 (2.56%) HP
3 1 (2.56%) Kofax
3 1 (2.56%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.56%) Remedy
3 1 (2.56%) Talend
3 1 (2.56%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.56%) webMethods
3 1 (2.56%) Xerox