Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 116 65
Rank change year-on-year +27 -51 +51
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 105 95 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.40% 1.73% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 2.06% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 74 148
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £313 £325 £263
90th Percentile £553 £525 £670
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £36.00 £36.14 £24.37
% change year-on-year -0.39% +48.33% -40.93%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3644 4610 5171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 83.44% 84.19% 83.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2425 3014 3558
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £261 £263 £259
90th Percentile £550 £550 £535
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 130 177
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.93 £14.81 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.58% +2.12% -
10th Percentile £9.81 £10.98 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £42.63 £35.07
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Yorkshire

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Yorkshire

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Yorkshire

Waterfall
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Waterfall in Yorkshire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
West Yorkshire +22 77 £409 -9.17% 8
South Yorkshire +18 22 £450 +12.50% 5
North Yorkshire +7 3 £450 -6.10%
Waterfall
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 87 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (38.10%) Project Management
3 36 (34.29%) Finance
4 30 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (16.19%) Telecoms
6 15 (14.29%) Banking
6 15 (14.29%) Retail
6 15 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 14 (13.33%) Scrum
8 13 (12.38%) JIRA
9 12 (11.43%) Project Planning
9 12 (11.43%) Oracle
9 12 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (10.48%) Collaborative Working
10 11 (10.48%) DB2
10 11 (10.48%) PRINCE2
10 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
10 11 (10.48%) PMP
10 11 (10.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 10 (9.52%) PRINCE
11 10 (9.52%) Unix
11 10 (9.52%) Python
11 10 (9.52%) E-Commerce
11 10 (9.52%) SQL Server
11 10 (9.52%) JavaScript
11 10 (9.52%) Mentoring
12 9 (8.57%) Perl
12 9 (8.57%) Sybase
12 9 (8.57%) Linux
12 9 (8.57%) Confluence

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (8.57%) Confluence
2 4 (3.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (2.86%) CMS
3 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.90%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.95%) Apache
5 1 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.95%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.95%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (5.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (3.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.95%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.95%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.90%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.90%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.90%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.86%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.95%) G Suite
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.62%) SAN
1 8 (7.62%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.95%) Firewall
2 1 (0.95%) Internet
2 1 (0.95%) Skype
2 1 (0.95%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.48%) DB2
2 10 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.57%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.81%) DataStage
5 2 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.90%) Big Data
5 2 (1.90%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.90%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.95%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.95%) MySQL
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (12.38%) JIRA
2 4 (3.81%) Eclipse
2 4 (3.81%) Grunt
2 4 (3.81%) gulp
3 2 (1.90%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.90%) Selenium
4 1 (0.95%) Ant
4 1 (0.95%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (34.29%) Finance
2 17 (16.19%) Telecoms
3 15 (14.29%) Banking
3 15 (14.29%) Retail
4 7 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 6 (5.71%) Marketing
6 4 (3.81%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.86%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.90%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.95%) Games
Job Titles
1 37 (35.24%) Project Manager
2 31 (29.52%) Analyst
3 25 (23.81%) Business Analyst
4 8 (7.62%) Agile Business Analyst
4 8 (7.62%) Consultant
5 7 (6.67%) Digital Project Manager
6 5 (4.76%) Developer
6 5 (4.76%) IT Manager
6 5 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
6 5 (4.76%) Senior Manager
6 5 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (3.81%) Architect
7 4 (3.81%) Scrum Master
7 4 (3.81%) Test Leader
8 3 (2.86%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (2.86%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (2.86%) Financial Business Analyst
8 3 (2.86%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 3 (2.86%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 3 (2.86%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.67%) HTML
2 6 (5.71%) CSS
2 6 (5.71%) XML
3 4 (3.81%) CSS3
3 4 (3.81%) HTML5
3 4 (3.81%) jQuery
3 4 (3.81%) Sass
3 4 (3.81%) Web Services
4 3 (2.86%) Spring
5 2 (1.90%) .NET
5 2 (1.90%) Middleware
5 2 (1.90%) REST
5 2 (1.90%) SOAP
6 1 (0.95%) Ajax
6 1 (0.95%) J2EE
6 1 (0.95%) JSON
6 1 (0.95%) Kafka
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.95%) RESTful
6 1 (0.95%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.81%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.81%) VLE
4 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.90%) User Experience
6 1 (0.95%) AS400
6 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.95%) Fintech
6 1 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.95%) PMI
6 1 (0.95%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.52%) Unix
2 9 (8.57%) Linux
3 1 (0.95%) Windows
3 1 (0.95%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (82.86%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (38.10%) Project Management
3 30 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 14 (13.33%) Scrum
6 12 (11.43%) Project Planning
7 11 (10.48%) Collaborative Working
7 11 (10.48%) PRINCE2
7 11 (10.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 10 (9.52%) E-Commerce
8 10 (9.52%) Mentoring
8 10 (9.52%) PRINCE
9 8 (7.62%) Change Management
9 8 (7.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (7.62%) Logistics
9 8 (7.62%) Resource Management
10 7 (6.67%) Creative Thinking
10 7 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (5.71%) ERP
11 6 (5.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.52%) JavaScript
1 10 (9.52%) Python
2 9 (8.57%) Perl
3 8 (7.62%) Bash Shell
3 8 (7.62%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.62%) SQL
4 6 (5.71%) Java
5 1 (0.95%) C#
5 1 (0.95%) C++
5 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.95%) Scala
5 1 (0.95%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.95%) VB
5 1 (0.95%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.95%) VB6
5 1 (0.95%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (10.48%) PMP
2 4 (3.81%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.90%) ISEB
5 1 (0.95%) APMP
5 1 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.95%) CBAP
5 1 (0.95%) CISA
5 1 (0.95%) CISM
5 1 (0.95%) Degree
5 1 (0.95%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) GDPR
1 5 (4.76%) PMO
2 3 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.76%) Ansible
2 1 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (11.43%) Oracle
2 11 (10.48%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.57%) Sybase
4 5 (4.76%) Adobe
5 2 (1.90%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.90%) Demandware
5 2 (1.90%) SAP
6 1 (0.95%) CyberArk
6 1 (0.95%) Darktrace
6 1 (0.95%) Google
6 1 (0.95%) McAfee
6 1 (0.95%) Palo Alto
6 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com