Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 87 108
Rank change year-on-year +10 +21 -47
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 96 77 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.84% 2.57% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 2.96% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 68 49
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £409 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.09% -9.17% +7.78%
10th Percentile £329 £312 £325
90th Percentile £588 £535 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £433 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +1.76% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.00 - -
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 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 2,960 2,605 3,186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 87.52% 86.86% 87.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,018 1,802 2,089
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £563 £545 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 67 65
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% - -3.33%
10th Percentile £11.23 £9.25 £10.20
90th Percentile £33.75 £35.05 £30.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.69% +1.72%

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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in West Yorkshire

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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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 18 November 2018. 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 +5 52 £450 +5.88% 12
Bradford -1 24 £400 -18.37%
Wakefield -1 5 £588 +56.67% 1
Halifax -10 3 £575 +48.87% 1
Bingley -5 1 £450 - 1
Waterfall
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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 89 (92.71%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (30.21%) Project Management
4 26 (27.08%) Retail
5 21 (21.88%) Business Analysis
6 20 (20.83%) Scrum
7 18 (18.75%) Finance
8 14 (14.58%) Oracle
9 13 (13.54%) SharePoint
9 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
10 12 (12.50%) Java
10 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (12.50%) SDLC
11 10 (10.42%) SQL
11 10 (10.42%) Migration
11 10 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (10.42%) Requirements Analysis
12 9 (9.38%) Coaching
12 9 (9.38%) Legal
12 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
13 8 (8.33%) MS Access
13 8 (8.33%) IBM
13 8 (8.33%) TIBCO
13 8 (8.33%) Dell
13 8 (8.33%) Software AG
13 8 (8.33%) Informatica
13 8 (8.33%) GxP
13 8 (8.33%) Boomi
13 8 (8.33%) Apigee
13 8 (8.33%) User Stories

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 13 (13.54%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.33%) Anypoint
2 8 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (4.17%) Confluence
4 2 (2.08%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (6.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.04%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (1.04%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.33%) Apigee
1 8 (8.33%) Boomi
2 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 4 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (4.17%) Slack
4 3 (3.13%) Trello
5 2 (2.08%) Office 365
5 2 (2.08%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.04%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.04%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (1.04%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.04%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.33%) MS Access
2 6 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.13%) Big Data
4 3 (3.13%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.08%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.08%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.08%) HBase
5 2 (2.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (2.08%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (2.08%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 2 (2.08%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.04%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.29%) JIRA
2 3 (3.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.08%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.08%) IntelliJ
3 2 (2.08%) JUnit
3 2 (2.08%) Maven
4 1 (1.04%) Burp Suite
4 1 (1.04%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.04%) JMeter
4 1 (1.04%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.04%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.04%) YouTrack
General
1 26 (27.08%) Retail
2 18 (18.75%) Finance
3 9 (9.38%) Legal
4 6 (6.25%) Manufacturing
5 5 (5.21%) Marketing
6 3 (3.13%) Banking
6 3 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.04%) Electronics
7 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (25.00%) Analyst
2 23 (23.96%) Project Manager
3 17 (17.71%) Business Analyst
4 11 (11.46%) Developer
5 8 (8.33%) Programme Manager
6 6 (6.25%) Architect
7 5 (5.21%) Data Analyst
7 5 (5.21%) Supply Chain Manager
7 5 (5.21%) Supply Chain Project Manager
8 4 (4.17%) Digital Programme Manager
8 4 (4.17%) IT Manager
8 4 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Digital Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Digital Business Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Integration Specialist
9 3 (3.13%) Senior Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Service Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.13%) Test Engineer
9 3 (3.13%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.33%) Java EE
1 8 (8.33%) Java SE
2 5 (5.21%) XML
3 4 (4.17%) JSON
4 3 (3.13%) .NET
5 2 (2.08%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.08%) Kafka
5 2 (2.08%) React
5 2 (2.08%) REST
5 2 (2.08%) Web Services
6 1 (1.04%) Gherkin
6 1 (1.04%) RESTful
6 1 (1.04%) Spring
6 1 (1.04%) Velocity
6 1 (1.04%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.42%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (8.33%) Virtual Team
4 5 (5.21%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.21%) NHS
5 2 (2.08%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.04%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.13%) Linux
1 3 (3.13%) Unix
2 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (92.71%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (30.21%) Project Management
4 21 (21.88%) Business Analysis
5 20 (20.83%) Scrum
6 12 (12.50%) SDLC
7 10 (10.42%) Migration
7 10 (10.42%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (9.38%) Coaching
9 8 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (8.33%) User Stories
10 7 (7.29%) Analytical Thinking
10 7 (7.29%) Project Planning
10 7 (7.29%) Target Operating Model
10 7 (7.29%) Time Management
10 7 (7.29%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (6.25%) Data Management
11 6 (6.25%) Mentoring
11 6 (6.25%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.50%) Java
2 10 (10.42%) SQL
3 5 (5.21%) C#
4 3 (3.13%) C++
5 2 (2.08%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.08%) PHP
5 2 (2.08%) Python
5 2 (2.08%) Scala
6 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (8.33%) Degree
2 4 (4.17%) ISEB
3 3 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.08%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.08%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.04%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.04%) IIBA
5 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.33%) GxP
2 6 (6.25%) PMO
3 5 (5.21%) QA
4 1 (1.04%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Nessus
1 1 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (14.58%) Oracle
2 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.33%) Dell
3 8 (8.33%) IBM
3 8 (8.33%) Informatica
3 8 (8.33%) Software AG
3 8 (8.33%) TIBCO
4 7 (7.29%) ServiceNow
5 5 (5.21%) MuleSoft
6 4 (4.17%) Citrix
6 4 (4.17%) Hortonworks
7 2 (2.08%) Cloudera
7 2 (2.08%) CODA
7 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.08%) SAP
8 1 (1.04%) Splunk