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 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 23 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 1 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.89% 3.77% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 4.17% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £513 £525 £775
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% -32.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -
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
95 144 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 84.82% 90.57% 87.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 93 65
Median daily rate £500 £493 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.52% -1.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £352 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 26 May 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Sybase
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) RUP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (33.33%) JMeter
1 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) LoadRunner Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Test Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) MDX
2 1 (33.33%) Spring.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Task Parallel Library
2 1 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
2 1 (33.33%) WCF
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (33.33%) RUP
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Sybase