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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 107 138 118
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -20
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 93 77 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.70% 1.23% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 1.59% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 59 82
Average daily rate
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£500 £475 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £595 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £32.50
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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
4251 4846 4804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.59% 77.24% 76.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3317 3575 3640
Average daily rate £463 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 46 56
Average hourly rate £23.00 £23.50 £72.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% -67.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £17.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £47.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall.

1 169 (88.95%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (45.79%) Finance
3 52 (27.37%) Project Management
4 49 (25.79%) Banking
5 41 (21.58%) SQL
6 34 (17.89%) Scrum
7 32 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 32 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (15.26%) Degree
8 29 (15.26%) Java
9 28 (14.74%) Oracle
9 28 (14.74%) Microsoft
10 26 (13.68%) PRINCE2
11 25 (13.16%) Windows
12 23 (12.11%) .NET
13 22 (11.58%) Linux
13 22 (11.58%) ISEB
14 21 (11.05%) User Acceptance Testing
15 19 (10.00%) CRM
15 19 (10.00%) Retail
16 18 (9.47%) Business Analysis
16 18 (9.47%) Web Services
16 18 (9.47%) SQL Server
16 18 (9.47%) E-Commerce
16 18 (9.47%) JIRA
17 17 (8.95%) TDD
18 16 (8.42%) Financial Institution
18 16 (8.42%) C#
18 16 (8.42%) MS Excel
18 16 (8.42%) OO

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (6.32%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.74%) CMS
3 8 (4.21%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.16%) IIS
4 6 (3.16%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (3.16%) FileNet
4 6 (3.16%) WebSphere
4 6 (3.16%) Confluence
5 4 (2.11%) SAS
5 4 (2.11%) WebSphere Process Server
6 3 (1.58%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (1.58%) Apache
6 3 (1.58%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.05%) Lync
7 2 (1.05%) Jetty
8 1 (0.53%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.53%) JBoss
Applications
1 16 (8.42%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.26%) MS Office
3 8 (4.21%) MS Project
4 7 (3.68%) MS Visio
5 6 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.53%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.63%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.05%) BASE24
3 2 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.05%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.53%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.53%) HFM
4 1 (0.53%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.58%) SaaS
2 2 (1.05%) Office 365
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.53%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.11%) HTTP
1 4 (2.11%) HTTPS
2 3 (1.58%) Internet
3 2 (1.05%) LDAP
3 2 (1.05%) IP Telephony
3 2 (1.05%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.05%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (1.05%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.53%) SWIFTNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (3.16%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.11%) MySQL
6 4 (2.11%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.58%) Oracle ODI
7 3 (1.58%) Big Data
7 3 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.05%) EDRMS
8 2 (1.05%) DTS
8 2 (1.05%) NonStop SQL
9 1 (0.53%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.53%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (9.47%) JIRA
2 13 (6.84%) Cucumber
2 13 (6.84%) Selenium
3 10 (5.26%) WebDriver
4 9 (4.74%) Jenkins
5 8 (4.21%) SoapUI
6 6 (3.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (3.16%) Git (software)
7 5 (2.63%) JBehave
7 5 (2.63%) Calabash
8 4 (2.11%) JUnit
8 4 (2.11%) SpecFlow
8 4 (2.11%) Hudson
8 4 (2.11%) Fiddler
8 4 (2.11%) TestNG
8 4 (2.11%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.58%) Maven
9 3 (1.58%) Ant
10 2 (1.05%) LoadRunner
10 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 87 (45.79%) Finance
2 49 (25.79%) Banking
3 19 (10.00%) Retail
4 16 (8.42%) Financial Institution
5 12 (6.32%) Retail Banking
6 11 (5.79%) Investment Banking
7 9 (4.74%) Back Office
8 5 (2.63%) Marketing
8 5 (2.63%) Advertising
9 4 (2.11%) Billing
10 3 (1.58%) Legal
10 3 (1.58%) Telecoms
11 2 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (1.05%) Publishing
11 2 (1.05%) Front Office
11 2 (1.05%) German Language
12 1 (0.53%) French Language
12 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.53%) Games
Job Titles
1 63 (33.16%) Analyst
2 43 (22.63%) Business Analyst
3 32 (16.84%) Project Manager
4 27 (14.21%) Developer
5 11 (5.79%) Architect
6 10 (5.26%) Programme Manager
6 10 (5.26%) Test Analyst
7 8 (4.21%) Systems Analyst
7 8 (4.21%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (4.21%) Technical Leader
8 7 (3.68%) Insurance Business Analyst
8 7 (3.68%) Senior Developer
8 7 (3.68%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (3.16%) Tester
9 6 (3.16%) .NET Developer
9 6 (3.16%) Administrator
9 6 (3.16%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (2.63%) UI Developer
10 5 (2.63%) Senior UI Developer
10 5 (2.63%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (12.11%) .NET
2 18 (9.47%) Web Services
3 9 (4.74%) XML
4 8 (4.21%) Middleware
5 6 (3.16%) Task Parallel Library
5 6 (3.16%) WPF
6 5 (2.63%) RESTful
6 5 (2.63%) .NET Framework
6 5 (2.63%) JSON
6 5 (2.63%) SOAP
7 4 (2.11%) HTML
7 4 (2.11%) J2EE
7 4 (2.11%) WCF
8 2 (1.05%) XSLT
8 2 (1.05%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.05%) CSS
8 2 (1.05%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.05%) Spring
8 2 (1.05%) JRules
8 2 (1.05%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.32%) Open Source
3 11 (5.79%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.74%) Video on Demand
5 7 (3.68%) Mathematics
5 7 (3.68%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.16%) SWIFT
6 6 (3.16%) User Experience
7 5 (2.63%) Data Integration
7 5 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.63%) PMI
8 4 (2.11%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.11%) Derivative
8 4 (2.11%) Statistics
9 3 (1.58%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (1.05%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.05%) Equities
10 2 (1.05%) Fixed Income
10 2 (1.05%) Tandem
10 2 (1.05%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.16%) Windows
2 22 (11.58%) Linux
3 7 (3.68%) UNIX
4 5 (2.63%) Android
4 5 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.58%) Solaris
7 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.53%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (88.95%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (27.37%) Project Management
3 34 (17.89%) Scrum
4 32 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (13.68%) PRINCE2
6 21 (11.05%) User Acceptance Testing
7 19 (10.00%) CRM
8 18 (9.47%) Business Analysis
8 18 (9.47%) E-Commerce
9 17 (8.95%) TDD
10 16 (8.42%) OO
11 14 (7.37%) V-Model
11 14 (7.37%) BDD
12 13 (6.84%) RAD
13 12 (6.32%) UML
13 12 (6.32%) Migration
13 12 (6.32%) Test Automation
14 11 (5.79%) Test Scripting
14 11 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (5.79%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (21.58%) SQL
2 29 (15.26%) Java
3 16 (8.42%) C#
4 6 (3.16%) C++
5 5 (2.63%) Groovy
5 5 (2.63%) Ruby
5 5 (2.63%) C
5 5 (2.63%) VBA
6 4 (2.11%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.11%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.11%) Scala
7 3 (1.58%) Perl
8 2 (1.05%) PHP
9 1 (0.53%) PHP5
9 1 (0.53%) COBOL
9 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.53%) VBScript
9 1 (0.53%) VB
9 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.53%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 29 (15.26%) Degree
2 22 (11.58%) ISEB
3 10 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 10 (5.26%) ISTQB
4 6 (3.16%) PMP
5 4 (2.11%) IBM Certification
5 4 (2.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.11%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.58%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.05%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.05%) CBAP
8 1 (0.53%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.89%) QA
2 2 (1.05%) COREP
2 2 (1.05%) FINREP
3 1 (0.53%) FATCA
3 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.05%) vCloud
1 2 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (4.74%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.05%) Puppet
3 1 (0.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (14.74%) Oracle
1 28 (14.74%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.79%) WorldPay
3 8 (4.21%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (3.68%) SAP
4 7 (3.68%) HP
4 7 (3.68%) IBM
5 6 (3.16%) Kofax
6 5 (2.63%) Tableau
6 5 (2.63%) webMethods
7 3 (1.58%) Pega
7 3 (1.58%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.58%) BEA
8 2 (1.05%) Cisco
8 2 (1.05%) Siebel
8 2 (1.05%) VMware
9 1 (0.53%) Greenplum
9 1 (0.53%) Vertica
9 1 (0.53%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.53%) Netezza
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ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £340 - £400 per day + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum + Expenses
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago