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 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 97 109 143
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +34
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 62 94 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.85% 1.67% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 2.08% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 66 59
Median daily rate £450 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £370 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £688 £625
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 City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2848 4518 4846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.94% 80.18% 79.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2330 3554 3658
Median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 42 44
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +14.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £95.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 May 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 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 City of London region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 95 (87.96%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (33.33%) Finance
3 35 (32.41%) Project Management
4 28 (25.93%) PRINCE2
4 28 (25.93%) SDLC
5 22 (20.37%) Scrum
6 17 (15.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (15.74%) Banking
7 16 (14.81%) Advertising
8 15 (13.89%) PMI Certification
9 14 (12.96%) PMP
10 12 (11.11%) Investment Management
10 12 (11.11%) Microsoft
11 11 (10.19%) CRM
11 11 (10.19%) SQL
11 11 (10.19%) Business Analysis
12 10 (9.26%) Retail
12 10 (9.26%) JIRA
12 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
12 10 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (9.26%) E-Commerce
12 10 (9.26%) Risk Management
13 9 (8.33%) Java
14 8 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 8 (7.41%) Integration Testing
14 8 (7.41%) .NET
14 8 (7.41%) Windows
14 8 (7.41%) Back Office
14 8 (7.41%) Dependency Management
15 7 (6.48%) SQL Server

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 5 (4.63%) CMS
2 4 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.85%) Confluence
3 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.93%) Node.js
4 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.63%) MS Project
3 2 (1.85%) MS Office
3 2 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.93%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) Force.com
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.93%) OpenShift
2 1 (0.93%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) Firewall
1 1 (0.93%) HTTP
1 1 (0.93%) LAN
1 1 (0.93%) NAS
1 1 (0.93%) Network Security
1 1 (0.93%) SAN
1 1 (0.93%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (6.48%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.85%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.93%) Big Data
4 1 (0.93%) DataStage
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.93%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (9.26%) JIRA
2 6 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.63%) Selenium
4 4 (3.70%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.70%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.78%) JMeter
5 3 (2.78%) LoadRunner
6 2 (1.85%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.85%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.85%) eggPlant
6 2 (1.85%) Fiddler
6 2 (1.85%) FitNesse
6 2 (1.85%) Gatling
6 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.85%) MSBuild
6 2 (1.85%) NUnit
6 2 (1.85%) Subversion
6 2 (1.85%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.85%) Xcode
7 1 (0.93%) Artifactory
General
1 36 (33.33%) Finance
2 17 (15.74%) Banking
3 16 (14.81%) Advertising
4 10 (9.26%) Retail
5 8 (7.41%) Back Office
6 7 (6.48%) Marketing
7 5 (4.63%) Publishing
8 3 (2.78%) Investment Banking
8 3 (2.78%) Legal
8 3 (2.78%) Retail Banking
9 2 (1.85%) Law
9 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.93%) Billing
10 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.93%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 55 (50.93%) Project Manager
2 20 (18.52%) Analyst
3 16 (14.81%) Business Analyst
4 13 (12.04%) Agile Project Manager
4 13 (12.04%) IT Manager
4 13 (12.04%) IT Project Manager
4 13 (12.04%) SDLC Manager
4 13 (12.04%) SDLC Project Manager
5 9 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
6 8 (7.41%) Senior Manager
6 8 (7.41%) Senior Project Manager
7 7 (6.48%) Applications Manager
7 7 (6.48%) Applications Project Manager
8 5 (4.63%) Developer
8 5 (4.63%) Senior Applications Project Manager
8 5 (4.63%) Tester
9 4 (3.70%) Architect
9 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 4 (3.70%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.41%) .NET
2 6 (5.56%) XML
3 5 (4.63%) Web Services
4 4 (3.70%) ASP.NET
4 4 (3.70%) JSON
5 3 (2.78%) AngularJS
5 3 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (2.78%) HTML
5 3 (2.78%) jQuery
5 3 (2.78%) WCF
6 2 (1.85%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.85%) Autofac
6 2 (1.85%) AutoMapper
6 2 (1.85%) CSS
6 2 (1.85%) Entity Framework
6 2 (1.85%) Gherkin
6 2 (1.85%) LINQ
6 2 (1.85%) SOAP
7 1 (0.93%) Ajax
7 1 (0.93%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.85%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.85%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.85%) Fixed Income
3 2 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (1.85%) iPhone
3 2 (1.85%) PMI
3 2 (1.85%) User Experience
4 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.93%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.93%) Derivative
4 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.93%) Equities
4 1 (0.93%) IPTV
4 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.93%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.41%) Windows
2 6 (5.56%) Unix
3 4 (3.70%) Linux
4 2 (1.85%) Android
4 2 (1.85%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.93%) Solaris
5 1 (0.93%) VMS
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (87.96%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (32.41%) Project Management
3 28 (25.93%) PRINCE2
3 28 (25.93%) SDLC
4 22 (20.37%) Scrum
5 17 (15.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (11.11%) Investment Management
7 11 (10.19%) Business Analysis
7 11 (10.19%) CRM
8 10 (9.26%) E-Commerce
8 10 (9.26%) Risk Management
9 8 (7.41%) Dependency Management
9 8 (7.41%) Integration Testing
10 7 (6.48%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (6.48%) Wealth Management
11 6 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (5.56%) Validation
12 5 (4.63%) PRINCE
12 5 (4.63%) Use Case
12 5 (4.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.19%) SQL
2 9 (8.33%) Java
3 3 (2.78%) C#
4 2 (1.85%) Apple Swift
4 2 (1.85%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.85%) PHP
4 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.93%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.93%) C
5 1 (0.93%) Groovy
5 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.93%) Python
5 1 (0.93%) R
5 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.93%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 15 (13.89%) PMI Certification
2 14 (12.96%) PMP
3 8 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (5.56%) Degree
5 4 (3.70%) ISEB
6 3 (2.78%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.85%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.85%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.93%) APMP
8 1 (0.93%) CAPM
8 1 (0.93%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.48%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) P3O
2 1 (0.93%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) Docker
2 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.93%) Ansible
2 1 (0.93%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.93%) Mesos
2 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.48%) SAP
3 6 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (4.63%) Oracle
5 4 (3.70%) HP
5 4 (3.70%) IBM
5 4 (3.70%) VMware
6 2 (1.85%) GoldenSource
6 2 (1.85%) SOASTA, Inc
6 2 (1.85%) Twitter
7 1 (0.93%) Citrix
7 1 (0.93%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.93%) Murex
7 1 (0.93%) Pega
7 1 (0.93%) Siebel
7 1 (0.93%) Splunk
7 1 (0.93%) Tableau
7 1 (0.93%) WorldPay
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £350 - £445 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago