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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 20 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 3 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.56% 2.79% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 3.41% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 10
Average daily rate
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£450 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 £36.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+67.12% -9.87%
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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
104 176 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 88.89% 81.86% 81.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 126 191
Average daily rate £454 £484 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £622
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £24.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Big Data
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) Data Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Cognos
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (33.33%) Data Management
3 2 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) FTP
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) Big Data
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) Star Schema
3 1 (16.67%) PowerCenter
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) QlikView
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (16.67%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) ETL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) QlikView Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Data Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Data Transformation
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Cognos
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Informatica
2 1 (16.67%) Trillium