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 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
London / City of London
Rank 97 96 107
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 58 54 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.00% 1.76% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 2.07% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 47 77
Median daily rate £488 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £288 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £526 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2489 2603 4182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.01% 84.71% 81.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1978 2047 3286
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 35
Median hourly rate £55.00 £35.60 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.51% +74.10%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 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 City of London region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 125 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (52.14%) Finance
3 40 (28.57%) Scrum
4 36 (25.71%) Banking
5 32 (22.86%) Project Management
5 32 (22.86%) SQL
5 32 (22.86%) .NET
6 27 (19.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (18.57%) PRINCE2
8 25 (17.86%) SDLC
9 23 (16.43%) SQL Server
9 23 (16.43%) Business Analysis
10 22 (15.71%) Microsoft
10 22 (15.71%) MS Excel
11 21 (15.00%) Data Modelling
12 19 (13.57%) HTML
13 18 (12.86%) C#
14 17 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
15 16 (11.43%) Java
15 16 (11.43%) Web Services
15 16 (11.43%) TDD
15 16 (11.43%) MVC
16 15 (10.71%) Retail
16 15 (10.71%) Investment Banking
16 15 (10.71%) UML
17 14 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
17 14 (10.00%) JavaScript
17 14 (10.00%) Oracle
18 13 (9.29%) Back Office

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 8 (5.71%) CMS
2 6 (4.29%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (2.86%) FileNet
3 4 (2.86%) IBM Notes
3 4 (2.86%) JBoss
3 4 (2.86%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.43%) Apache
4 2 (1.43%) Drupal
4 2 (1.43%) IIS
4 2 (1.43%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.71%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.71%) Confluence
5 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (15.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (3.57%) MS Project
3 4 (2.86%) MS Office
4 2 (1.43%) InVision
4 2 (1.43%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (1.43%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.71%) Data Lake Analytics
3 1 (0.71%) GitHub
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.71%) Office 365
3 1 (0.71%) PaaS
3 1 (0.71%) SaaS
3 1 (0.71%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.86%) HTTP
2 2 (1.43%) FTP
2 2 (1.43%) Internet
2 2 (1.43%) Intranet
3 1 (0.71%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (0.71%) DMZ
3 1 (0.71%) Firewall
3 1 (0.71%) LAN
3 1 (0.71%) Network Security
3 1 (0.71%) Skype
3 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.71%) VPN
3 1 (0.71%) WAN
3 1 (0.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.29%) Data Mart
4 6 (4.29%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.86%) Big Data
6 4 (2.86%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.86%) MySQL
6 4 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.43%) InterSystems Cache
7 2 (1.43%) MOLAP
7 2 (1.43%) MS Access
7 2 (1.43%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.43%) SQL Navigator
7 2 (1.43%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.71%) Power BI
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (7.86%) Subversion
2 10 (7.14%) JIRA
3 9 (6.43%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.86%) Ant
6 4 (2.86%) Maven
6 4 (2.86%) NetBeans
6 4 (2.86%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (2.86%) SoapUI
6 4 (2.86%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.14%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.14%) Selenium
7 3 (2.14%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.43%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.43%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (1.43%) Toad
8 2 (1.43%) TortoiseSVN
8 2 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.43%) WebDriver
General
1 73 (52.14%) Finance
2 36 (25.71%) Banking
3 15 (10.71%) Investment Banking
3 15 (10.71%) Retail
4 13 (9.29%) Back Office
5 9 (6.43%) Legal
6 7 (5.00%) Advertising
7 6 (4.29%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.14%) Front Office
8 3 (2.14%) Marketing
8 3 (2.14%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.71%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.71%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.71%) Law
10 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (23.57%) Project Manager
2 31 (22.14%) Developer
3 30 (21.43%) Analyst
4 23 (16.43%) Business Analyst
5 12 (8.57%) Architect
6 11 (7.86%) IT Manager
6 11 (7.86%) IT Project Manager
7 10 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
8 9 (6.43%) Senior Developer
8 9 (6.43%) Technical Architect
9 8 (5.71%) .NET Developer
9 8 (5.71%) Digital Analyst
9 8 (5.71%) Digital Business Analyst
9 8 (5.71%) SQL Developer
9 8 (5.71%) SQL Server Developer
10 7 (5.00%) Java Developer
10 7 (5.00%) Scrum Master
10 7 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
11 6 (4.29%) Digital Project Manager
12 5 (3.57%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.86%) .NET
2 19 (13.57%) HTML
3 16 (11.43%) Web Services
4 11 (7.86%) ASP.NET
5 10 (7.14%) AngularJS
5 10 (7.14%) jQuery
6 8 (5.71%) CSS
7 7 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (5.00%) XML
8 6 (4.29%) Java EE
8 6 (4.29%) JSP
8 6 (4.29%) Spring
8 6 (4.29%) Spring MVC
9 5 (3.57%) HTML5
10 4 (2.86%) Ajax
10 4 (2.86%) Hibernate
10 4 (2.86%) JSON
10 4 (2.86%) RESTful
10 4 (2.86%) SignalR
10 4 (2.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.57%) User Experience
3 7 (5.00%) Fixed Income
4 6 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.29%) Fintech
5 5 (3.57%) Data Integration
5 5 (3.57%) Equities
5 5 (3.57%) SWIFT
6 4 (2.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (2.86%) Reinsurance
7 3 (2.14%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.14%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (2.14%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.14%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (2.14%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.43%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.43%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.43%) Derivative
8 2 (1.43%) IVR
9 1 (0.71%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.14%) Windows
2 7 (5.00%) Unix
3 6 (4.29%) Linux
4 4 (2.86%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (28.57%) Scrum
3 32 (22.86%) Project Management
4 27 (19.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (18.57%) PRINCE2
6 25 (17.86%) SDLC
7 23 (16.43%) Business Analysis
8 21 (15.00%) Data Modelling
9 16 (11.43%) MVC
9 16 (11.43%) TDD
9 16 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
10 15 (10.71%) UML
11 14 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (7.86%) Change Management
12 11 (7.86%) Matrix Organization
13 10 (7.14%) Asset Management
14 9 (6.43%) Test Scripting
15 8 (5.71%) OO
15 8 (5.71%) Project Governance
15 8 (5.71%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (22.86%) SQL
2 18 (12.86%) C#
3 16 (11.43%) Java
4 14 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (7.14%) T-SQL
6 9 (6.43%) C
7 3 (2.14%) PHP
8 2 (1.43%) Perl
8 2 (1.43%) Ruby
8 2 (1.43%) VBA
8 2 (1.43%) VBScript
9 1 (0.71%) Python
9 1 (0.71%) Scala
9 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (7.86%) PMP
2 6 (4.29%) Degree
2 6 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (2.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.43%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.43%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.71%) APMP
5 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) ISEB
5 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.57%) QA
2 4 (2.86%) SEPA
3 2 (1.43%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.43%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.43%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.43%) TARGET2
3 2 (1.43%) WCAG
4 1 (0.71%) MiFID
4 1 (0.71%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.71%) Control-M
2 1 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (15.71%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.00%) Oracle
3 4 (2.86%) Cognos
3 4 (2.86%) Lotus
3 4 (2.86%) OpenText
3 4 (2.86%) RedDot
3 4 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.14%) Tableau
5 2 (1.43%) Charles River
5 2 (1.43%) HP
5 2 (1.43%) IBM
5 2 (1.43%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (1.43%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.71%) Adobe
6 1 (0.71%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.71%) Cisco
6 1 (0.71%) hybris
6 1 (0.71%) SAP
6 1 (0.71%) Siebel
6 1 (0.71%) Yardi
City of London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago