The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 25 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.79% 3.57% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 4.17% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £525 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +133.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
112 120 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 88.89% 85.71% 88.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 99 75
Median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £648 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Waterfall across the Canary Wharf region.

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Coaching
5 3 (37.50%) Project Management
5 3 (37.50%) Banking
5 3 (37.50%) Retail
6 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) Change Management
6 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
6 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
6 2 (25.00%) Validation
6 2 (25.00%) Migration
6 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (25.00%) Reference Data
6 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 2 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 2 (25.00%) Release Management
6 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 1 (12.50%) DevOps
7 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
7 1 (12.50%) Open Source
7 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
7 1 (12.50%) Time Management
7 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Delivery Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Application Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Development Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Project Leader
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Development Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
1 1 (12.50%) Silex
1 1 (12.50%) Symfony
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (12.50%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (50.00%) Coaching
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (25.00%) Release Management
5 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (25.00%) Validation
6 1 (12.50%) Investment Management
6 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt