The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
England / London
Rank 122 142 132
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -10
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 386 344 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.99% 1.63% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 1.92% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 255 271
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £17.66
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +197.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16402 17918 17552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.65% 84.94% 82.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 11857 12783 12516
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 219 200
Median hourly rate £31.47 £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.84% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in London

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in London

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the London region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in London

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the London region.

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in London

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the London region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +14 56 £500 +5.26% 20
Croydon +11 17 £418 +9.86%
Bromley +9 2 £675 +3.84% 2
Hackney - 2 £325 -
Ilford - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £485 - 1
Westminster - 1 £375 -
Paddington - 1 £513 -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 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 London region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 810 (93.97%) Agile Software Development
2 311 (36.08%) Finance
3 202 (23.43%) Project Management
4 173 (20.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 153 (17.75%) Scrum
6 137 (15.89%) SQL
7 135 (15.66%) SDLC
8 131 (15.20%) PRINCE2
9 114 (13.23%) Banking
10 108 (12.53%) Business Analysis
10 108 (12.53%) Oracle
11 106 (12.30%) Microsoft
12 102 (11.83%) .NET
12 102 (11.83%) JIRA
13 97 (11.25%) SQL Server
14 91 (10.56%) Retail
14 91 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
15 90 (10.44%) JavaScript
16 84 (9.74%) MS Excel
17 83 (9.63%) HTML
18 79 (9.16%) C#
19 77 (8.93%) Java
20 76 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
21 75 (8.70%) TDD
22 74 (8.58%) E-Commerce
22 74 (8.58%) Security Cleared
23 67 (7.77%) CRM
23 67 (7.77%) Web Services
24 66 (7.66%) Data Modelling
25 60 (6.96%) Salesforce.com

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in 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 46 (5.34%) SharePoint
2 40 (4.64%) Confluence
3 33 (3.83%) BizTalk Server
4 32 (3.71%) CMS
5 26 (3.02%) WebSphere
6 20 (2.32%) Skype for Business
7 19 (2.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 11 (1.28%) WebLogic
9 9 (1.04%) IIS
9 9 (1.04%) JBoss
10 7 (0.81%) Drupal
11 6 (0.70%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (0.70%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.58%) NServiceBus
12 5 (0.58%) Oracle Self-Service HR
13 4 (0.46%) Apache
13 4 (0.46%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.46%) FileNet
13 4 (0.46%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.46%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 84 (9.74%) MS Excel
2 48 (5.57%) MS Project
3 42 (4.87%) MS Office
4 24 (2.78%) MS Visio
5 22 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (4.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (0.70%) Oracle Payroll
5 5 (0.58%) Eloqua
5 5 (0.58%) Oracle iRecruitment
6 4 (0.46%) Oracle Retail
6 4 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.23%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.23%) Misys Midas
7 2 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.23%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.12%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 1 (0.12%) Postilion
8 1 (0.12%) Radian6
8 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.12%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 49 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (3.48%) Office 365
4 18 (2.09%) Yammer
5 12 (1.39%) PaaS
6 10 (1.16%) Data Lake Analytics
7 9 (1.04%) IaaS
7 9 (1.04%) SaaS
8 5 (0.58%) GitHub
9 4 (0.46%) Basecamp
9 4 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.35%) Force.com
10 3 (0.35%) G Suite
11 2 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.23%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.12%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.04%) HTTPS
1 9 (1.04%) Internet
2 7 (0.81%) HTTP
2 7 (0.81%) VPN
2 7 (0.81%) X.509
3 6 (0.70%) Firewall
4 4 (0.46%) Skype
5 3 (0.35%) FTP
6 2 (0.23%) LAN
6 2 (0.23%) SWIFTNet
6 2 (0.23%) WAN
6 2 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.12%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (0.12%) DMZ
7 1 (0.12%) DNS
7 1 (0.12%) LDAP
7 1 (0.12%) Network Security
7 1 (0.12%) SSL
7 1 (0.12%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 53 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
3 41 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (2.67%) Oracle Database
6 17 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 16 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
9 14 (1.62%) Big Data
9 14 (1.62%) Hadoop
10 13 (1.51%) QlikView
10 13 (1.51%) Relational Database
11 12 (1.39%) Power BI
12 11 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
13 10 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
13 10 (1.16%) Data Lake
13 10 (1.16%) SQL Server 2016
14 9 (1.04%) Data Mart
14 9 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 102 (11.83%) JIRA
2 32 (3.71%) Subversion
3 29 (3.36%) Jenkins
4 25 (2.90%) Git (software)
5 22 (2.55%) Selenium
6 19 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (1.51%) SoapUI
8 12 (1.39%) Visual Studio
9 10 (1.16%) Hudson
9 10 (1.16%) Maven
10 8 (0.93%) Cucumber
10 8 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
11 7 (0.81%) NUnit
11 7 (0.81%) TestRail
12 6 (0.70%) Android Studio
12 6 (0.70%) Ant
12 6 (0.70%) HP UFT
12 6 (0.70%) JUnit
12 6 (0.70%) Protractor
12 6 (0.70%) Zephyr
General
1 311 (36.08%) Finance
2 114 (13.23%) Banking
3 91 (10.56%) Retail
4 34 (3.94%) Marketing
5 29 (3.36%) Back Office
5 29 (3.36%) Investment Banking
6 26 (3.02%) Publishing
7 22 (2.55%) Advertising
8 20 (2.32%) Front Office
9 18 (2.09%) Legal
10 12 (1.39%) Telecoms
11 9 (1.04%) Law
11 9 (1.04%) Retail Banking
12 7 (0.81%) Games
12 7 (0.81%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.58%) Electronics
13 5 (0.58%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.58%) International Banking
14 4 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.46%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 206 (23.90%) Analyst
2 195 (22.62%) Project Manager
3 155 (17.98%) Business Analyst
4 134 (15.55%) Developer
5 61 (7.08%) Architect
6 35 (4.06%) Consultant
7 34 (3.94%) Senior Developer
8 32 (3.71%) Senior Analyst
9 28 (3.25%) Delivery Manager
10 27 (3.13%) Digital Analyst
11 26 (3.02%) Digital Project Manager
11 26 (3.02%) JavaScript Developer
12 25 (2.90%) Agile Project Manager
12 25 (2.90%) Senior Business Analyst
13 24 (2.78%) Programme Manager
14 23 (2.67%) Senior Manager
15 22 (2.55%) Digital Business Analyst
15 22 (2.55%) IT Manager
15 22 (2.55%) Solutions Architect
16 21 (2.44%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (11.83%) .NET
2 83 (9.63%) HTML
3 67 (7.77%) Web Services
4 52 (6.03%) CSS
5 47 (5.45%) XML
6 33 (3.83%) AngularJS
6 33 (3.83%) ASP.NET
7 32 (3.71%) REST
8 27 (3.13%) jQuery
8 27 (3.13%) SOAP
9 20 (2.32%) RESTful
10 19 (2.20%) COM
10 19 (2.20%) J2EE
10 19 (2.20%) JSON
11 18 (2.09%) Velocity
12 17 (1.97%) Middleware
13 16 (1.86%) Spring
14 15 (1.74%) HTML5
15 11 (1.28%) Hibernate
16 10 (1.16%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 91 (10.56%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (4.76%) User Experience
3 29 (3.36%) Computer Science
4 18 (2.09%) Management Information System
5 17 (1.97%) Data Centre
5 17 (1.97%) Fixed Income
6 16 (1.86%) Derivative
7 15 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (1.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 14 (1.62%) Mobile App
9 12 (1.39%) Fintech
9 12 (1.39%) Social Media
9 12 (1.39%) Video on Demand
10 10 (1.16%) SWIFT
10 10 (1.16%) Virtual Team
11 8 (0.93%) Equities
12 7 (0.81%) PMI
13 5 (0.58%) iPad
13 5 (0.58%) Minimum Viable Product
13 5 (0.58%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 55 (6.38%) Windows
2 34 (3.94%) Unix
3 27 (3.13%) Linux
4 9 (1.04%) Android
5 8 (0.93%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.70%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.23%) CentOS
7 2 (0.23%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.23%) Solaris
7 2 (0.23%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.23%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.12%) AIX
8 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 810 (93.97%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (23.43%) Project Management
3 173 (20.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 153 (17.75%) Scrum
5 135 (15.66%) SDLC
6 131 (15.20%) PRINCE2
7 108 (12.53%) Business Analysis
8 76 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
9 75 (8.70%) TDD
10 74 (8.58%) E-Commerce
11 67 (7.77%) CRM
12 66 (7.66%) Data Modelling
13 57 (6.61%) Change Management
14 56 (6.50%) Continuous Improvement
14 56 (6.50%) User Acceptance Testing
15 53 (6.15%) User Stories
16 51 (5.92%) BDD
17 46 (5.34%) DevOps
18 45 (5.22%) Migration
19 42 (4.87%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 137 (15.89%) SQL
2 90 (10.44%) JavaScript
3 79 (9.16%) C#
4 77 (8.93%) Java
5 25 (2.90%) T-SQL
6 24 (2.78%) C
7 21 (2.44%) PL/SQL
8 17 (1.97%) Shell Script
9 15 (1.74%) Python
10 11 (1.28%) C++
11 6 (0.70%) Apex Code
12 5 (0.58%) Ruby
13 4 (0.46%) Perl
14 3 (0.35%) PHP
14 3 (0.35%) VB
14 3 (0.35%) VBA
15 2 (0.23%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.23%) VB6
15 2 (0.23%) VBScript
15 2 (0.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 74 (8.58%) Security Cleared
2 55 (6.38%) Degree
3 45 (5.22%) SC Cleared
4 38 (4.41%) PMP
5 28 (3.25%) PMI Certification
6 21 (2.44%) ISEB
7 20 (2.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 12 (1.39%) CTC Cleared
9 10 (1.16%) DV Cleared
10 8 (0.93%) ISTQB
10 8 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.58%) APMP
11 5 (0.58%) CISSP
11 5 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.58%) MAPM
12 3 (0.35%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.35%) GIAC
12 3 (0.35%) MCSE
12 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.35%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (6.73%) QA
2 14 (1.62%) MiFID
3 10 (1.16%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.16%) EMIR
4 8 (0.93%) SEPA
4 8 (0.93%) SLA
5 7 (0.81%) Dodd-Frank
5 7 (0.81%) WCAG
6 6 (0.70%) PMBOK
7 5 (0.58%) Solvency II
7 5 (0.58%) WAI
8 2 (0.23%) AIFMD
8 2 (0.23%) ISO20022
8 2 (0.23%) TARGET2
9 1 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.12%) FATCA
9 1 (0.12%) GDPR
9 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.16%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (0.93%) Docker
4 2 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.12%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.93%) Puppet
3 7 (0.81%) Rancher
4 3 (0.35%) Ansible
4 3 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Management
4 3 (0.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.23%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.12%) Control-M
6 1 (0.12%) FlexNet
6 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.12%) SCCM
6 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 108 (12.53%) Oracle
2 106 (12.30%) Microsoft
3 60 (6.96%) Salesforce.com
4 51 (5.92%) SAP
5 19 (2.20%) Atlassian
5 19 (2.20%) IBM
5 19 (2.20%) Sitecore
6 17 (1.97%) HP
6 17 (1.97%) Infor
7 16 (1.86%) Tableau
8 9 (1.04%) Charles River
8 9 (1.04%) Google
9 8 (0.93%) hybris
9 8 (0.93%) VMware
10 7 (0.81%) Citrix
10 7 (0.81%) Informatica
10 7 (0.81%) OpenText
10 7 (0.81%) Pega
10 7 (0.81%) RedDot
10 7 (0.81%) Splunk
London
Henlow Recruitment Group
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £575 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
JM
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Difrent
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Mason Frank International
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Orpington
JTL
Rate: Up to £33,000 depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Orpington
JTL
Rate: Up to £35,000 depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £620.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
World First
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hanover Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £325 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Haysfm
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Glocomms
Rate: £750 - £850 per day
Posted: 12 days ago