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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 21 20 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.57% 2.02% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 2.38% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £475 - £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £17.66 £77.50
% change year-on-year
+197.28% -77.21%
Waterfall
London

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
109 84 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 85.83% 84.85% 84.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 62 106
Average daily rate £475 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £725 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (60.00%) RUP
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 2 (40.00%) CollabNet
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Unified Process
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) JMeter
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
3 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
1 2 (40.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (20.00%) JMeter
2 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Software Configuration Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Test Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Strategy Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Release Management
1 3 (60.00%) RUP
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) ITSM
2 2 (40.00%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
2 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Unified Process
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) CollabNet
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow