The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
London / Croydon
Rank 28 28 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 12 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 5.36% 1.35% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.97% 1.51% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 3
Median daily rate £389 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.58% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £292 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £430 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
201 199 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 89.73% 89.24% 82.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 151 59
Median daily rate £450 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £43.50 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+248.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Waterfall across the Croydon region.

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 19 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) SDLC
3 10 (41.67%) BusinessObjects
3 10 (41.67%) Java
3 10 (41.67%) PL/SQL
3 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 10 (41.67%) Business Analysis
4 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 9 (37.50%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (20.83%) HP
7 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
7 5 (20.83%) Degree
7 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
8 4 (16.67%) iPad
8 4 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
8 4 (16.67%) Functional Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (16.67%) SAP
9 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (12.50%) Web Services
9 3 (12.50%) Data Analytics
9 3 (12.50%) Business Transformation
9 3 (12.50%) Analytics
9 3 (12.50%) Defect Management
9 3 (12.50%) QA
10 2 (8.33%) Data Management
10 2 (8.33%) Use Case

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (37.50%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) FitNesse
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) JUnit
1 1 (4.17%) LoadRunner
1 1 (4.17%) NUnit
1 1 (4.17%) Selenium
1 1 (4.17%) SoapUI
1 1 (4.17%) TestRail
1 1 (4.17%) Toad
General
1 1 (4.17%) Billing
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 6 (25.00%) Programmer
4 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 5 (20.83%) Java Programmer
5 4 (16.67%) Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Java Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) SQL Programmer
8 1 (4.17%) Defect Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Developer in Test
8 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL Programmer
8 1 (4.17%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) SOAP
2 2 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (4.17%) Apache CXF
3 1 (4.17%) REST
3 1 (4.17%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.67%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) SDLC
3 10 (41.67%) Business Analysis
4 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (20.83%) Software Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Dashboard Development
7 4 (16.67%) Functional Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Analytics
8 3 (12.50%) Business Transformation
8 3 (12.50%) Data Analytics
8 3 (12.50%) Defect Management
9 2 (8.33%) Data Management
9 2 (8.33%) Project Management
9 2 (8.33%) Regression Testing
9 2 (8.33%) Service Management
9 2 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
9 2 (8.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Java
1 10 (41.67%) PL/SQL
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) ISEB
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) HP
2 4 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Guidewire