The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 97 105 138
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +33
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 80 84 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.34% 1.81% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 2.15% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 69 50
Median daily rate £481 £425 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.23% -6.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £530 £564
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £30.16 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+19.59% -47.54%
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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2995 3915 4737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.55% 84.34% 80.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2390 3117 3565
Median daily rate £475 £474 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.31% +5.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 52
Median hourly rate £19.92 £21.25 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the City of London region.

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 City of London region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 119 (85.61%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (44.60%) Finance
3 38 (27.34%) Project Management
4 37 (26.62%) Scrum
5 31 (22.30%) SQL
5 31 (22.30%) SDLC
6 29 (20.86%) Banking
7 28 (20.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (16.55%) Business Analysis
8 23 (16.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 22 (15.83%) Retail
10 20 (14.39%) PRINCE2
11 19 (13.67%) Legal
12 18 (12.95%) Java
12 18 (12.95%) Microsoft
13 17 (12.23%) SQL Server
13 17 (12.23%) JIRA
14 16 (11.51%) Business Intelligence
15 15 (10.79%) HTML
15 15 (10.79%) .NET
15 15 (10.79%) Windows
16 14 (10.07%) MS Excel
17 13 (9.35%) CRM
17 13 (9.35%) Advertising
18 12 (8.63%) OO
18 12 (8.63%) Data Modelling
18 12 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
19 11 (7.91%) PMP
19 11 (7.91%) Unix
19 11 (7.91%) XML

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 6 (4.32%) CMS
1 6 (4.32%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.88%) IIS
3 2 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.44%) Confluence
3 2 (1.44%) JBoss
4 1 (0.72%) Apache
4 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.72%) SAS
4 1 (0.72%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.72%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (10.07%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.60%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (3.60%) MS Project
3 3 (2.16%) MS Office
4 2 (1.44%) InVision
4 2 (1.44%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.72%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.72%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (0.72%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.16%) Office 365
2 2 (1.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (1.44%) Force.com
2 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.72%) Mimecast
3 1 (0.72%) SaaS
3 1 (0.72%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.88%) Firewall
1 4 (2.88%) VPN
2 3 (2.16%) DNS
2 3 (2.16%) Internet
2 3 (2.16%) SSL
3 2 (1.44%) FTP
3 2 (1.44%) HTTP
3 2 (1.44%) Intranet
3 2 (1.44%) Network Security
3 2 (1.44%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (0.72%) DMZ
4 1 (0.72%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.72%) LAN
4 1 (0.72%) Skype
4 1 (0.72%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.72%) WAN
4 1 (0.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.23%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.19%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (5.76%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.04%) Big Data
4 7 (5.04%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.32%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.16%) MySQL
7 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.44%) MOLAP
8 2 (1.44%) MS Access
8 2 (1.44%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.72%) Clementine
9 1 (0.72%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.72%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.72%) SQL Navigator
Development Applications
1 17 (12.23%) JIRA
2 10 (7.19%) Jenkins
2 10 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (6.47%) Git (software)
3 9 (6.47%) Selenium
4 8 (5.76%) SoapUI
5 6 (4.32%) Subversion
5 6 (4.32%) WebDriver
6 4 (2.88%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.88%) eggPlant
6 4 (2.88%) Fiddler
6 4 (2.88%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (2.88%) Xcode
7 3 (2.16%) HP UFT
7 3 (2.16%) JMeter
7 3 (2.16%) LoadRunner
8 2 (1.44%) Ant
8 2 (1.44%) ClearQuest
8 2 (1.44%) NetBeans
8 2 (1.44%) Toad
General
1 62 (44.60%) Finance
2 29 (20.86%) Banking
3 22 (15.83%) Retail
4 19 (13.67%) Legal
5 13 (9.35%) Advertising
6 11 (7.91%) Financial Institution
7 10 (7.19%) Back Office
8 9 (6.47%) Investment Banking
9 6 (4.32%) Retail Banking
10 3 (2.16%) Law
10 3 (2.16%) Marketing
11 2 (1.44%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (1.44%) Front Office
12 1 (0.72%) Billing
12 1 (0.72%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (28.78%) Analyst
2 38 (27.34%) Project Manager
3 25 (17.99%) Business Analyst
4 17 (12.23%) Developer
5 12 (8.63%) IT Manager
5 12 (8.63%) IT Project Manager
6 8 (5.76%) Tester
7 7 (5.04%) Architect
7 7 (5.04%) Digital Project Manager
7 7 (5.04%) Scrum Master
7 7 (5.04%) SDLC Manager
7 7 (5.04%) SDLC Project Manager
7 7 (5.04%) Test Analyst
8 6 (4.32%) Digital Analyst
8 6 (4.32%) Digital Business Analyst
8 6 (4.32%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) Business IT Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) IT Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.79%) .NET
1 15 (10.79%) HTML
2 11 (7.91%) XML
3 8 (5.76%) JSON
3 8 (5.76%) Web Services
4 6 (4.32%) CSS
5 5 (3.60%) AngularJS
5 5 (3.60%) jQuery
6 4 (2.88%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.88%) Entity Framework
6 4 (2.88%) Gherkin
6 4 (2.88%) HTML5
6 4 (2.88%) JSP
6 4 (2.88%) SOAP
7 3 (2.16%) .NET Framework
8 2 (1.44%) Ajax
8 2 (1.44%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.44%) Java EE
8 2 (1.44%) Spring
8 2 (1.44%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.47%) Equities
2 9 (6.47%) Fintech
2 9 (6.47%) Fixed Income
2 9 (6.47%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.04%) User Experience
4 5 (3.60%) SWIFT
4 5 (3.60%) Virtual Team
5 4 (2.88%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.88%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (2.88%) iPhone
6 3 (2.16%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (2.16%) PKI
7 2 (1.44%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.44%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.44%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.44%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.44%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.44%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.79%) Windows
2 11 (7.91%) Unix
3 7 (5.04%) Linux
4 4 (2.88%) Android
4 4 (2.88%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.44%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.72%) CentOS
6 1 (0.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (85.61%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (27.34%) Project Management
3 37 (26.62%) Scrum
4 31 (22.30%) SDLC
5 28 (20.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (16.55%) Business Analysis
6 23 (16.55%) User Acceptance Testing
7 20 (14.39%) PRINCE2
8 16 (11.51%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (9.35%) CRM
10 12 (8.63%) Data Modelling
10 12 (8.63%) OO
11 11 (7.91%) Change Management
12 10 (7.19%) Asset Management
12 10 (7.19%) TDD
12 10 (7.19%) UML
12 10 (7.19%) Wealth Management
13 9 (6.47%) E-Commerce
13 9 (6.47%) Information Security
13 9 (6.47%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (22.30%) SQL
2 18 (12.95%) Java
3 10 (7.19%) C#
4 8 (5.76%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.32%) C
6 4 (2.88%) Apple Swift
6 4 (2.88%) PHP
6 4 (2.88%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.44%) Perl
7 2 (1.44%) Ruby
7 2 (1.44%) VBA
7 2 (1.44%) VBScript
8 1 (0.72%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.72%) Groovy
8 1 (0.72%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 11 (7.91%) PMP
2 7 (5.04%) Degree
3 4 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (2.16%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.44%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (1.44%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.72%) APMP
6 1 (0.72%) ISEB
6 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) QA
2 3 (2.16%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.16%) MiFID
2 3 (2.16%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.44%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.44%) SEPA
3 2 (1.44%) TARGET2
3 2 (1.44%) WCAG
4 1 (0.72%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (2.16%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.88%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.72%) Control-M
2 1 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (12.95%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.91%) Oracle
3 7 (5.04%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (4.32%) IBM
4 6 (4.32%) SAP
5 5 (3.60%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (3.60%) Tableau
6 3 (2.16%) VMware
7 2 (1.44%) Cisco
7 2 (1.44%) Forcepoint
7 2 (1.44%) HP
7 2 (1.44%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.44%) Siebel
7 2 (1.44%) SOASTA, Inc
7 2 (1.44%) Teradata
8 1 (0.72%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.72%) OpenText
8 1 (0.72%) RedDot
8 1 (0.72%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.72%) WorldPay
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