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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
London / City of London
Rank 90 114 92
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -22
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 59 45 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.02% 1.40% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 1.61% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 38 83
Median daily rate £500 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £368 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £603 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £404 £410
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.52%
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
2475 2787 4253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.85% 86.90% 82.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1964 2211 3314
Median daily rate £500 £485 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 28 32
Median hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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.

1 110 (89.43%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (54.47%) Finance
3 31 (25.20%) .NET
4 30 (24.39%) Banking
5 28 (22.76%) Scrum
5 28 (22.76%) SQL
6 26 (21.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 22 (17.89%) Project Management
8 21 (17.07%) SQL Server
9 20 (16.26%) PRINCE2
9 20 (16.26%) Microsoft
10 19 (15.45%) MS Excel
11 17 (13.82%) Business Analysis
11 17 (13.82%) SDLC
12 16 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (13.01%) Data Modelling
13 15 (12.20%) C#
14 14 (11.38%) Web Services
14 14 (11.38%) MVC
15 13 (10.57%) Investment Banking
15 13 (10.57%) Back Office
16 12 (9.76%) Oracle
16 12 (9.76%) HTML
16 12 (9.76%) Java
16 12 (9.76%) JavaScript
16 12 (9.76%) Matrix Organization
17 11 (8.94%) Project Governance
17 11 (8.94%) ASP.NET
17 11 (8.94%) TDD
18 10 (8.13%) T-SQL

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 (6.50%) CMS
2 7 (5.69%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (4.07%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.25%) FileNet
4 4 (3.25%) IBM Notes
5 3 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.63%) Apache
6 2 (1.63%) Drupal
6 2 (1.63%) IIS
6 2 (1.63%) JBoss
6 2 (1.63%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.81%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.81%) Confluence
7 1 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.81%) SAS
7 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 19 (15.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.07%) MS Project
3 4 (3.25%) MS Office
4 2 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.81%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (0.81%) thinkFolio
2 1 (0.81%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.81%) Data Lake Analytics
2 1 (0.81%) GitHub
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.81%) PaaS
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.25%) HTTP
2 3 (2.44%) Internet
3 2 (1.63%) WAN
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (0.81%) DMZ
4 1 (0.81%) Firewall
4 1 (0.81%) FTP
4 1 (0.81%) LAN
4 1 (0.81%) Network Security
4 1 (0.81%) VPN
4 1 (0.81%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (6.50%) Data Mart
4 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.25%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.63%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.63%) InterSystems Cache
6 2 (1.63%) MySQL
6 2 (1.63%) Power BI
6 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.81%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.81%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.81%) SAS EBI
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (7.32%) Git (software)
1 9 (7.32%) Subversion
2 6 (4.88%) JIRA
3 4 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.25%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.44%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.63%) Ant
5 2 (1.63%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.63%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.63%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.63%) Maven
5 2 (1.63%) NetBeans
5 2 (1.63%) Selenium
5 2 (1.63%) SoapUI
5 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.81%) ERwin
6 1 (0.81%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.81%) MSTest
6 1 (0.81%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (0.81%) Toad
General
1 67 (54.47%) Finance
2 30 (24.39%) Banking
3 13 (10.57%) Back Office
3 13 (10.57%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.88%) Front Office
4 6 (4.88%) Retail
5 4 (3.25%) Advertising
6 2 (1.63%) Legal
6 2 (1.63%) Marketing
7 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.81%) Law
7 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (26.83%) Analyst
2 28 (22.76%) Project Manager
3 27 (21.95%) Business Analyst
3 27 (21.95%) Developer
4 11 (8.94%) Architect
5 10 (8.13%) Senior Developer
6 9 (7.32%) Senior Analyst
7 8 (6.50%) IT Manager
7 8 (6.50%) IT Project Manager
7 8 (6.50%) Senior Business Analyst
7 8 (6.50%) SQL Developer
7 8 (6.50%) SQL Server Developer
8 7 (5.69%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.88%) Digital Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) Digital Business Analyst
9 6 (4.88%) Senior SQL Developer
9 6 (4.88%) Senior SQL Server Developer
9 6 (4.88%) Technical Architect
10 5 (4.07%) Systems Analyst
11 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (25.20%) .NET
2 14 (11.38%) Web Services
3 12 (9.76%) HTML
4 11 (8.94%) ASP.NET
5 8 (6.50%) AngularJS
5 8 (6.50%) jQuery
6 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (4.88%) CSS
8 5 (4.07%) XML
9 4 (3.25%) HTML5
9 4 (3.25%) Java EE
9 4 (3.25%) Middleware
9 4 (3.25%) RESTful
9 4 (3.25%) SignalR
9 4 (3.25%) Spring
9 4 (3.25%) Spring MVC
10 3 (2.44%) JSP
10 3 (2.44%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (2.44%) Swing
10 3 (2.44%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.32%) User Experience
3 5 (4.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (4.07%) SWIFT
4 4 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.25%) Reinsurance
5 3 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.44%) Derivative
5 3 (2.44%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.44%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.81%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.81%) Fintech
6 1 (0.81%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.81%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.13%) Windows
2 8 (6.50%) Unix
3 6 (4.88%) Linux
4 5 (4.07%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (89.43%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (22.76%) Scrum
3 26 (21.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (17.89%) Project Management
5 20 (16.26%) PRINCE2
6 17 (13.82%) Business Analysis
6 17 (13.82%) SDLC
7 16 (13.01%) Data Modelling
8 14 (11.38%) MVC
9 12 (9.76%) Matrix Organization
10 11 (8.94%) Project Governance
10 11 (8.94%) TDD
11 9 (7.32%) Investment Management
11 9 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (6.50%) UML
13 7 (5.69%) Asset Management
13 7 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (5.69%) E-Commerce
13 7 (5.69%) Systems Analysis
13 7 (5.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 28 (22.76%) SQL
2 15 (12.20%) C#
3 12 (9.76%) Java
3 12 (9.76%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.13%) T-SQL
5 8 (6.50%) C
6 2 (1.63%) PHP
6 2 (1.63%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.81%) Perl
7 1 (0.81%) Python
7 1 (0.81%) Ruby
7 1 (0.81%) Scala
7 1 (0.81%) VBA
7 1 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.88%) PMP
2 6 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.25%) Degree
4 2 (1.63%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) SEPA
2 4 (3.25%) QA
3 3 (2.44%) PMO
4 2 (1.63%) MiFID
4 2 (1.63%) TARGET2
5 1 (0.81%) GDPR
5 1 (0.81%) SLA
5 1 (0.81%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Control-M
1 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (16.26%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.76%) Oracle
3 5 (4.07%) CyberArk
4 4 (3.25%) Charles River
4 4 (3.25%) Cognos
4 4 (3.25%) IBM
4 4 (3.25%) Lotus
4 4 (3.25%) OpenText
4 4 (3.25%) RedDot
4 4 (3.25%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.63%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.81%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.81%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.81%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.81%) SimCorp
6 1 (0.81%) Tableau
6 1 (0.81%) Talend
6 1 (0.81%) webMethods
6 1 (0.81%) WorldPay
6 1 (0.81%) Yardi
City, London
Marie Stopes International
Rate: £26 - £40 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago