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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 95 90 116
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +26
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 72 67 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.27% 1.96% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 2.33% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 58 57
Median daily rate £500 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £288 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £554 £612
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £17.66
% change year-on-year
- +133.57%
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
2757 2881 4626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.11% 84.39% 80.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2183 2311 3625
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 £363 £310 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 21 49
Median hourly rate £26.25 £24.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +36.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £18.70 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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.

1 128 (90.78%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (56.03%) Finance
3 40 (28.37%) Scrum
4 36 (25.53%) Banking
4 36 (25.53%) SQL
5 34 (24.11%) Project Management
6 32 (22.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 28 (19.86%) Business Analysis
8 27 (19.15%) .NET
9 24 (17.02%) SDLC
10 23 (16.31%) Microsoft
11 22 (15.60%) SQL Server
11 22 (15.60%) MS Excel
12 19 (13.48%) PRINCE2
12 19 (13.48%) User Acceptance Testing
13 18 (12.77%) HTML
13 18 (12.77%) Data Modelling
13 18 (12.77%) Retail
14 17 (12.06%) Legal
14 17 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (11.35%) TDD
15 16 (11.35%) Investment Banking
15 16 (11.35%) C#
15 16 (11.35%) Business Intelligence
16 15 (10.64%) JIRA
17 14 (9.93%) Java
17 14 (9.93%) Change Management
17 14 (9.93%) Back Office
18 13 (9.22%) MVC
18 13 (9.22%) Web Services

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 (4.26%) CMS
2 4 (2.84%) FileNet
2 4 (2.84%) IBM Notes
2 4 (2.84%) IIS
3 3 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.13%) JBoss
4 2 (1.42%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.71%) Apache
5 1 (0.71%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.71%) Confluence
5 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.71%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.71%) SAS
5 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (15.60%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.55%) MS Office
3 5 (3.55%) MS Project
4 2 (1.42%) InVision
4 2 (1.42%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Oracle Cash Management
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
2 1 (0.71%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.42%) Office 365
3 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.71%) Data Lake Analytics
3 1 (0.71%) GitHub
3 1 (0.71%) PaaS
3 1 (0.71%) SaaS
3 1 (0.71%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.84%) Firewall
1 4 (2.84%) HTTP
1 4 (2.84%) Internet
1 4 (2.84%) VPN
2 3 (2.13%) SSL
3 2 (1.42%) DNS
3 2 (1.42%) FTP
3 2 (1.42%) Intranet
3 2 (1.42%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.71%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (0.71%) DMZ
4 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.71%) LAN
4 1 (0.71%) Network Security
4 1 (0.71%) Skype
4 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.71%) WAN
4 1 (0.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.60%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (5.67%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.96%) Big Data
5 7 (4.96%) Hadoop
5 7 (4.96%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.55%) Data Mart
8 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.13%) MySQL
10 2 (1.42%) MOLAP
10 2 (1.42%) MS Access
10 2 (1.42%) SQL Navigator
10 2 (1.42%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.71%) Clementine
11 1 (0.71%) OLAP
11 1 (0.71%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 15 (10.64%) JIRA
2 9 (6.38%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.38%) Jenkins
2 9 (6.38%) Subversion
3 8 (5.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (4.26%) SoapUI
5 5 (3.55%) Selenium
6 4 (2.84%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (2.84%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.13%) Ant
7 3 (2.13%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.13%) Maven
7 3 (2.13%) NetBeans
7 3 (2.13%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.42%) ClearQuest
8 2 (1.42%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.42%) HP UFT
8 2 (1.42%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.42%) Toad
8 2 (1.42%) Xcode
General
1 79 (56.03%) Finance
2 36 (25.53%) Banking
3 18 (12.77%) Retail
4 17 (12.06%) Legal
5 16 (11.35%) Investment Banking
6 14 (9.93%) Back Office
7 11 (7.80%) Financial Institution
8 7 (4.96%) Advertising
9 3 (2.13%) Retail Banking
10 2 (1.42%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (1.42%) Front Office
10 2 (1.42%) Law
10 2 (1.42%) Marketing
11 1 (0.71%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (25.53%) Analyst
2 28 (19.86%) Developer
3 25 (17.73%) Business Analyst
3 25 (17.73%) Project Manager
4 10 (7.09%) Scrum Master
5 9 (6.38%) Architect
6 8 (5.67%) .NET Developer
6 8 (5.67%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (5.67%) Senior Developer
7 7 (4.96%) Digital Analyst
7 7 (4.96%) Digital Business Analyst
7 7 (4.96%) SQL Developer
7 7 (4.96%) SQL Server Developer
8 6 (4.26%) Banking Analyst
8 6 (4.26%) Technical Architect
8 6 (4.26%) Test Leader
9 5 (3.55%) IT Manager
9 5 (3.55%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (3.55%) Senior Manager
9 5 (3.55%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.15%) .NET
2 18 (12.77%) HTML
3 13 (9.22%) Web Services
4 10 (7.09%) ASP.NET
5 8 (5.67%) AngularJS
5 8 (5.67%) CSS
5 8 (5.67%) XML
6 7 (4.96%) jQuery
7 6 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (3.55%) JSON
8 5 (3.55%) JSP
9 4 (2.84%) HTML5
9 4 (2.84%) Java EE
9 4 (2.84%) SOAP
9 4 (2.84%) Spring
9 4 (2.84%) Spring MVC
10 3 (2.13%) Entity Framework
10 3 (2.13%) RESTful
10 3 (2.13%) SignalR
10 3 (2.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.06%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.80%) User Experience
3 9 (6.38%) Equities
3 9 (6.38%) Fintech
3 9 (6.38%) Fixed Income
4 8 (5.67%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.84%) Data Integration
5 4 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.84%) Reinsurance
5 4 (2.84%) SWIFT
5 4 (2.84%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.13%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.13%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (2.13%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (2.13%) PKI
7 2 (1.42%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.42%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.42%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.42%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.09%) Windows
2 9 (6.38%) Unix
3 5 (3.55%) Linux
4 2 (1.42%) Android
4 2 (1.42%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.71%) CentOS
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (90.78%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (28.37%) Scrum
3 34 (24.11%) Project Management
4 32 (22.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (19.86%) Business Analysis
6 24 (17.02%) SDLC
7 19 (13.48%) PRINCE2
7 19 (13.48%) User Acceptance Testing
8 18 (12.77%) Data Modelling
9 16 (11.35%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (11.35%) TDD
10 14 (9.93%) Change Management
11 13 (9.22%) MVC
11 13 (9.22%) UML
12 12 (8.51%) Asset Management
13 10 (7.09%) OO
14 9 (6.38%) Service Design
15 8 (5.67%) Analytics
15 8 (5.67%) Data Analysis
15 8 (5.67%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 36 (25.53%) SQL
2 16 (11.35%) C#
3 14 (9.93%) Java
4 11 (7.80%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.67%) C
5 8 (5.67%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.42%) Apple Swift
6 2 (1.42%) Perl
6 2 (1.42%) PHP
6 2 (1.42%) Ruby
6 2 (1.42%) VBA
6 2 (1.42%) VBScript
7 1 (0.71%) Python
7 1 (0.71%) Scala
7 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (6.38%) Degree
1 9 (6.38%) PMP
2 4 (2.84%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.42%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.42%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) APMP
5 1 (0.71%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) ISEB
5 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.55%) QA
2 3 (2.13%) MiFID
2 3 (2.13%) Solvency II
3 2 (1.42%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.42%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.42%) SEPA
3 2 (1.42%) TARGET2
3 2 (1.42%) WCAG
4 1 (0.71%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.71%) Control-M
2 1 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (16.31%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.80%) Oracle
3 6 (4.26%) Tableau
4 5 (3.55%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (2.84%) Cognos
5 4 (2.84%) Lotus
5 4 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.13%) OpenText
6 3 (2.13%) RedDot
7 2 (1.42%) Forcepoint
7 2 (1.42%) HP
7 2 (1.42%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.42%) Teradata
8 1 (0.71%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.71%) Cisco
8 1 (0.71%) IBM
8 1 (0.71%) SAP
8 1 (0.71%) Siebel
8 1 (0.71%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.71%) WorldPay
City, London
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 20 hours ago
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JM
Rate: £520 per day
Posted: 3 days ago