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 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
England / London
Rank 125 137 138
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 393 357 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.02% 1.73% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 2.05% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 258 264
Median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £346 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £584
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -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 £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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
16462 17382 17138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.46% 84.19% 81.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11897 12350 12358
Median daily rate £488 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 211 191
Median hourly rate £32.25 £24.23 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.09% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £50.99 £52.50
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 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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +9 61 £475 +5.55% 26
Croydon -2 11 £393 +30.83% 1
Hounslow 0 1 £250 -32.43% 1
Uxbridge -1 1 £485 - 1
Canary Wharf -6 1 £525 +10.52%
Hackney - 1 £375 -
Paddington - 1 £513 -
Westminster - 1 £375 -
Ilford - 1 - -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 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 London region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 841 (94.18%) Agile Software Development
2 299 (33.48%) Finance
3 215 (24.08%) Project Management
4 177 (19.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 174 (19.48%) Scrum
6 139 (15.57%) SQL
7 138 (15.45%) SDLC
8 137 (15.34%) PRINCE2
9 126 (14.11%) Banking
10 118 (13.21%) JIRA
11 109 (12.21%) Business Analysis
12 104 (11.65%) .NET
13 103 (11.53%) JavaScript
14 102 (11.42%) Microsoft
15 101 (11.31%) Oracle
16 99 (11.09%) Retail
17 94 (10.53%) HTML
18 90 (10.08%) Java
19 89 (9.97%) SQL Server
20 84 (9.41%) MS Excel
20 84 (9.41%) TDD
21 83 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
22 78 (8.73%) C#
22 78 (8.73%) Security Cleared
23 76 (8.51%) Data Modelling
24 74 (8.29%) Web Services
25 71 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
25 71 (7.95%) QA
26 70 (7.84%) CRM
27 68 (7.61%) E-Commerce

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 43 (4.82%) SharePoint
2 40 (4.48%) Confluence
3 32 (3.58%) CMS
4 28 (3.14%) BizTalk Server
5 26 (2.91%) WebSphere
6 19 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 16 (1.79%) Skype for Business
8 8 (0.90%) Drupal
8 8 (0.90%) IIS
8 8 (0.90%) JBoss
9 7 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (0.78%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 5 (0.56%) NServiceBus
10 5 (0.56%) WebLogic Portal
11 4 (0.45%) FileNet
11 4 (0.45%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.34%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.22%) Apache
Applications
1 84 (9.41%) MS Excel
2 48 (5.38%) MS Project
3 43 (4.82%) MS Office
4 25 (2.80%) MS Visio
5 22 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.22%) InVision
6 2 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.11%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 35 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.01%) Eloqua
4 6 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.67%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.45%) Unit4 Business World
6 2 (0.22%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.22%) Misys Midas
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle Cash Management
6 2 (0.22%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 2 (0.22%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.11%) HFM
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.11%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 1 (0.11%) PolarLake
7 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.11%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.11%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 41 (4.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (2.69%) Office 365
4 16 (1.79%) Yammer
5 10 (1.12%) PaaS
6 7 (0.78%) Data Lake Analytics
6 7 (0.78%) IaaS
7 5 (0.56%) Force.com
8 4 (0.45%) GitHub
8 4 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.45%) SaaS
9 3 (0.34%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.22%) Basecamp
10 2 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.22%) G Suite
11 1 (0.11%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.12%) HTTPS
2 8 (0.90%) Firewall
3 7 (0.78%) HTTP
3 7 (0.78%) Internet
3 7 (0.78%) VPN
4 6 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (0.67%) X.509
5 4 (0.45%) FTP
6 3 (0.34%) DNS
6 3 (0.34%) Intranet
6 3 (0.34%) LAN
6 3 (0.34%) LDAP
6 3 (0.34%) WAN
7 2 (0.22%) Skype
8 1 (0.11%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (0.11%) DAB
8 1 (0.11%) DMZ
8 1 (0.11%) Network Security
8 1 (0.11%) SSL
8 1 (0.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (9.97%) SQL Server
2 42 (4.70%) Data Warehouse
3 36 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (1.79%) Oracle Database
5 15 (1.68%) Big Data
6 14 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
6 14 (1.57%) Relational Database
6 14 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (1.34%) Hadoop
7 12 (1.34%) MySQL
7 12 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
8 11 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (1.12%) MongoDB
9 10 (1.12%) QlikView
10 8 (0.90%) RDBMS
10 8 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
11 7 (0.78%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 118 (13.21%) JIRA
2 37 (4.14%) Jenkins
3 30 (3.36%) Subversion
4 29 (3.25%) Git (software)
5 26 (2.91%) Selenium
6 24 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (2.02%) SoapUI
8 12 (1.34%) Cucumber
8 12 (1.34%) Maven
8 12 (1.34%) Visual Studio
9 10 (1.12%) Grunt
9 10 (1.12%) JUnit
9 10 (1.12%) Visual Studio Team System
9 10 (1.12%) Zephyr
10 9 (1.01%) Ant
11 8 (0.90%) HP UFT
11 8 (0.90%) Hudson
11 8 (0.90%) LoadRunner
11 8 (0.90%) NUnit
12 7 (0.78%) Android Studio
General
1 299 (33.48%) Finance
2 126 (14.11%) Banking
3 99 (11.09%) Retail
4 37 (4.14%) Investment Banking
4 37 (4.14%) Marketing
5 32 (3.58%) Back Office
6 31 (3.47%) Publishing
7 25 (2.80%) Legal
8 24 (2.69%) Advertising
9 15 (1.68%) Front Office
10 12 (1.34%) Law
10 12 (1.34%) Retail Banking
10 12 (1.34%) Telecoms
11 9 (1.01%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.78%) Corporate Banking
12 7 (0.78%) Games
12 7 (0.78%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.56%) International Banking
14 4 (0.45%) Electronics
14 4 (0.45%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 209 (23.40%) Analyst
2 206 (23.07%) Project Manager
3 154 (17.25%) Business Analyst
4 145 (16.24%) Developer
5 66 (7.39%) Architect
6 40 (4.48%) Senior Developer
7 36 (4.03%) Delivery Manager
7 36 (4.03%) Senior Analyst
8 35 (3.92%) Digital Analyst
9 30 (3.36%) Digital Business Analyst
9 30 (3.36%) JavaScript Developer
10 28 (3.14%) Agile Project Manager
10 28 (3.14%) IT Manager
11 27 (3.02%) Digital Project Manager
11 27 (3.02%) Senior Business Analyst
11 27 (3.02%) Senior Manager
12 24 (2.69%) IT Project Manager
12 24 (2.69%) Java Developer
13 23 (2.58%) Consultant
13 23 (2.58%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (11.65%) .NET
2 94 (10.53%) HTML
3 74 (8.29%) Web Services
4 61 (6.83%) CSS
5 46 (5.15%) XML
6 39 (4.37%) AngularJS
7 33 (3.70%) ASP.NET
7 33 (3.70%) REST
8 30 (3.36%) SOAP
9 26 (2.91%) jQuery
10 24 (2.69%) JSON
11 20 (2.24%) J2EE
11 20 (2.24%) RESTful
12 19 (2.13%) Spring
12 19 (2.13%) Velocity
13 18 (2.02%) HTML5
14 17 (1.90%) COM
14 17 (1.90%) Middleware
15 14 (1.57%) Hibernate
16 13 (1.46%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 83 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (5.49%) User Experience
3 35 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 30 (3.36%) Management Information System
5 19 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (2.02%) Data Centre
7 17 (1.90%) Fixed Income
8 16 (1.79%) Fintech
8 16 (1.79%) Mobile App
9 13 (1.46%) Derivative
10 12 (1.34%) Equities
10 12 (1.34%) Video on Demand
11 11 (1.23%) Data Integration
11 11 (1.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 10 (1.12%) Data Structures
12 10 (1.12%) Virtual Team
13 9 (1.01%) Algorithms
14 8 (0.90%) Psychology
14 8 (0.90%) SWIFT
15 7 (0.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 59 (6.61%) Windows
2 31 (3.47%) Unix
3 24 (2.69%) Linux
4 12 (1.34%) Android
5 8 (0.90%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.56%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.45%) CentOS
8 2 (0.22%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.22%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.11%) AIX
9 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 841 (94.18%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (24.08%) Project Management
3 177 (19.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 174 (19.48%) Scrum
5 138 (15.45%) SDLC
6 137 (15.34%) PRINCE2
7 109 (12.21%) Business Analysis
8 84 (9.41%) TDD
9 76 (8.51%) Data Modelling
10 71 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
11 70 (7.84%) CRM
12 68 (7.61%) E-Commerce
13 63 (7.05%) Change Management
14 61 (6.83%) BDD
15 59 (6.61%) Continuous Improvement
15 59 (6.61%) User Acceptance Testing
16 56 (6.27%) DevOps
17 54 (6.05%) UML
18 53 (5.94%) User Stories
19 50 (5.60%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 139 (15.57%) SQL
2 103 (11.53%) JavaScript
3 90 (10.08%) Java
4 78 (8.73%) C#
5 27 (3.02%) PL/SQL
6 26 (2.91%) T-SQL
7 24 (2.69%) C
8 16 (1.79%) Shell Script
9 13 (1.46%) Python
10 10 (1.12%) C++
11 9 (1.01%) PHP
11 9 (1.01%) Ruby
12 5 (0.56%) Apex Code
12 5 (0.56%) Perl
13 3 (0.34%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.34%) VB
13 3 (0.34%) VBA
13 3 (0.34%) VBScript
14 2 (0.22%) Scala
14 2 (0.22%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 78 (8.73%) Security Cleared
2 60 (6.72%) Degree
3 46 (5.15%) SC Cleared
4 37 (4.14%) PMP
5 23 (2.58%) PMI Certification
6 20 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 16 (1.79%) DV Cleared
8 14 (1.57%) ISEB
9 12 (1.34%) CTC Cleared
10 8 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (0.67%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.56%) CISSP
13 4 (0.45%) APMP
13 4 (0.45%) MAPM
14 3 (0.34%) GIAC
14 3 (0.34%) MCSE
14 3 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.34%) SANS
14 3 (0.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 2 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (7.95%) QA
2 11 (1.23%) Data Quality
3 10 (1.12%) MiFID
4 8 (0.90%) SLA
5 7 (0.78%) WAI
6 6 (0.67%) EMIR
6 6 (0.67%) PMBOK
7 5 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
7 5 (0.56%) SEPA
8 4 (0.45%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.34%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.34%) WCAG
10 2 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (0.22%) TARGET2
11 1 (0.11%) AIFMD
11 1 (0.11%) FATCA
11 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.78%) Docker
2 7 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.22%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.22%) vCloud
5 1 (0.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (1.46%) Puppet
2 12 (1.34%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.78%) Rancher
4 5 (0.56%) Ansible
5 3 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Management
5 3 (0.34%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 3 (0.34%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.22%) CFEngine
6 2 (0.22%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.22%) Kibana
6 2 (0.22%) logstash
6 2 (0.22%) Salt
7 1 (0.11%) Control-M
7 1 (0.11%) FlexNet
7 1 (0.11%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.11%) SCCM
7 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 102 (11.42%) Microsoft
2 101 (11.31%) Oracle
3 60 (6.72%) Salesforce.com
4 48 (5.38%) SAP
5 21 (2.35%) Sitecore
6 20 (2.24%) HP
7 18 (2.02%) Atlassian
8 17 (1.90%) IBM
9 15 (1.68%) Infor
9 15 (1.68%) Tableau
10 10 (1.12%) Google
10 10 (1.12%) VMware
11 9 (1.01%) Adobe
11 9 (1.01%) CA Agile Central
11 9 (1.01%) hybris
11 9 (1.01%) Hyperion
12 7 (0.78%) Citrix
12 7 (0.78%) OpenText
12 7 (0.78%) Pega
12 7 (0.78%) RedDot
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