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 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 115 137 187
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +50
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 505 395 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 2.18% 1.69% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 2.06% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 282 209
Median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £419 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £24.37 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.16 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+19.36% -50.55%
Waterfall
England

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
19843 19214 19408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.70% 82.10% 81.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 14260 13661 13516
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 222 232
Median hourly rate £23.50 £22.06 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.53% +2.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.19 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +26.21%

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 August 2016.

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 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +11 74 £485 +17.43% 31
Croydon -4 12 £418 -4.84%
Bromley - 10 £463 -
Westminster - 4 £513 -
Canary Wharf +5 3 £400 -27.27%
Wimbledon -3 2 £250 -44.28%
Kingston Upon Thames -5 1 £340 -6.07% 1
Romford - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - - 2
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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

1 853 (94.99%) Agile Software Development
2 323 (35.97%) Finance
3 260 (28.95%) Project Management
4 190 (21.16%) Scrum
5 181 (20.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 146 (16.26%) Banking
7 142 (15.81%) SQL
8 133 (14.81%) PRINCE2
9 131 (14.59%) SDLC
10 121 (13.47%) Microsoft
11 116 (12.92%) Retail
12 104 (11.58%) Business Analysis
13 99 (11.02%) JIRA
14 97 (10.80%) Java
15 96 (10.69%) MS Excel
16 87 (9.69%) Oracle
17 82 (9.13%) HTML
18 80 (8.91%) Change Management
19 77 (8.57%) UML
20 76 (8.46%) QA
21 73 (8.13%) JavaScript
22 72 (8.02%) E-Commerce
23 70 (7.80%) CRM
23 70 (7.80%) Data Modelling
23 70 (7.80%) Web Services
24 65 (7.24%) Windows
24 65 (7.24%) .NET
25 64 (7.13%) Degree
26 62 (6.90%) Use Case
26 62 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing

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 39 (4.34%) Confluence
2 34 (3.79%) SharePoint
3 29 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 17 (1.89%) CMS
5 10 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (0.89%) WebLogic
7 7 (0.78%) Mule
7 7 (0.78%) Mule ESB
7 7 (0.78%) Oracle Service Bus
8 6 (0.67%) Skype for Business
9 5 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 5 (0.56%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.45%) IIS
10 4 (0.45%) JBoss
10 4 (0.45%) MS Project Server
10 4 (0.45%) WebLogic Portal
11 3 (0.33%) Apache
11 3 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 96 (10.69%) MS Excel
2 58 (6.46%) MS Project
3 48 (5.35%) MS Office
4 33 (3.67%) MS Visio
5 22 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.78%) OmniGraffle
7 4 (0.45%) InVision
8 3 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.22%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.22%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.11%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 33 (3.67%) Oracle EBS
2 20 (2.23%) Eloqua
3 17 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.67%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.45%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 3 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
7 2 (0.22%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.22%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.22%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (0.22%) Radian6
7 2 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.22%) Summit
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.23%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.22%) SaaS
4 10 (1.11%) Office 365
5 7 (0.78%) Force.com
5 7 (0.78%) PaaS
6 5 (0.56%) IaaS
7 4 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 4 (0.45%) Yammer
8 3 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.33%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.22%) Basecamp
9 2 (0.22%) GitHub
9 2 (0.22%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.22%) HP Helion
10 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.11%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.11%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.56%) Firewall
2 9 (1.00%) DNS
3 8 (0.89%) Internet
3 8 (0.89%) Intranet
3 8 (0.89%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (0.78%) NAS
4 7 (0.78%) SAN
5 5 (0.56%) HTTP
5 5 (0.56%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.45%) SSL
6 4 (0.45%) VPN
7 3 (0.33%) Broadband
7 3 (0.33%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.22%) LDAP
9 1 (0.11%) DAB
9 1 (0.11%) FTP
9 1 (0.11%) LAN
9 1 (0.11%) Network Security
9 1 (0.11%) VLAN
9 1 (0.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (4.90%) SQL Server
2 25 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 16 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
6 14 (1.56%) Oracle Database
7 13 (1.45%) Big Data
8 12 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (1.34%) Hadoop
8 12 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (1.22%) MongoDB
9 11 (1.22%) MySQL
9 11 (1.22%) Oracle ODI
10 10 (1.11%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (0.67%) NoSQL
12 6 (0.67%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.56%) CouchDB
14 4 (0.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 99 (11.02%) JIRA
2 42 (4.68%) Selenium
2 42 (4.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (3.90%) SoapUI
4 29 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 25 (2.78%) Jenkins
6 21 (2.34%) Cucumber
7 20 (2.23%) Grunt
8 19 (2.12%) HP UFT
8 19 (2.12%) LoadRunner
9 18 (2.00%) Subversion
10 17 (1.89%) gulp
10 17 (1.89%) Maven
11 16 (1.78%) JUnit
11 16 (1.78%) Visual Studio
12 14 (1.56%) JMeter
13 13 (1.45%) NUnit
14 11 (1.22%) Zephyr
15 10 (1.11%) Sahi
15 10 (1.11%) SpecFlow
General
1 323 (35.97%) Finance
2 146 (16.26%) Banking
3 116 (12.92%) Retail
4 54 (6.01%) Marketing
5 36 (4.01%) Back Office
6 35 (3.90%) Advertising
6 35 (3.90%) Financial Institution
7 33 (3.67%) Investment Banking
7 33 (3.67%) Law
7 33 (3.67%) Legal
8 21 (2.34%) Publishing
8 21 (2.34%) Telecoms
9 17 (1.89%) Retail Banking
10 11 (1.22%) Front Office
11 10 (1.11%) Corporate Banking
12 8 (0.89%) Games
13 4 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.33%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.22%) Automotive
15 2 (0.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 250 (27.84%) Project Manager
2 197 (21.94%) Analyst
3 142 (15.81%) Business Analyst
4 77 (8.57%) Architect
5 75 (8.35%) Developer
6 52 (5.79%) Agile Project Manager
7 47 (5.23%) Digital Project Manager
8 35 (3.90%) Senior Manager
9 34 (3.79%) IT Manager
10 33 (3.67%) Digital Analyst
11 32 (3.56%) Digital Business Analyst
11 32 (3.56%) IT Project Manager
11 32 (3.56%) Technical Manager
12 30 (3.34%) Senior Project Manager
13 27 (3.01%) Delivery Manager
13 27 (3.01%) Technical Project Manager
13 27 (3.01%) Test Analyst
13 27 (3.01%) Test Manager
14 25 (2.78%) Programme Manager
15 22 (2.45%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (9.13%) HTML
2 70 (7.80%) Web Services
3 65 (7.24%) .NET
4 54 (6.01%) CSS
5 52 (5.79%) XML
6 45 (5.01%) SOAP
7 31 (3.45%) J2EE
8 27 (3.01%) JSON
9 26 (2.90%) AngularJS
10 20 (2.23%) REST
11 17 (1.89%) jQuery
11 17 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (1.78%) JSP
12 16 (1.78%) Middleware
13 14 (1.56%) .NET Framework
14 13 (1.45%) Ajax
14 13 (1.45%) HTML5
14 13 (1.45%) Spring
15 12 (1.34%) COM
16 10 (1.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 60 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 36 (4.01%) User Experience
4 26 (2.90%) Equities
5 25 (2.78%) Data Structures
6 23 (2.56%) Algorithms
6 23 (2.56%) Fixed Income
6 23 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 20 (2.23%) Computer Science
8 14 (1.56%) PMI
9 13 (1.45%) Virtual Team
10 12 (1.34%) Mainframe
11 10 (1.11%) Fintech
12 9 (1.00%) Data Centre
12 9 (1.00%) Video on Demand
13 8 (0.89%) Market Risk
13 8 (0.89%) SWIFT
14 7 (0.78%) Data Conversion
15 6 (0.67%) Mobile Banking
15 6 (0.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 65 (7.24%) Windows
2 47 (5.23%) Unix
3 29 (3.23%) Linux
4 22 (2.45%) Android
5 15 (1.67%) Apple iOS
6 9 (1.00%) Mac OS X
7 8 (0.89%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.45%) Solaris
9 3 (0.33%) zOS
10 2 (0.22%) CentOS
11 1 (0.11%) AIX
11 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.11%) VMS
11 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 853 (94.99%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (28.95%) Project Management
3 190 (21.16%) Scrum
4 181 (20.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 133 (14.81%) PRINCE2
6 131 (14.59%) SDLC
7 104 (11.58%) Business Analysis
8 80 (8.91%) Change Management
9 77 (8.57%) UML
10 72 (8.02%) E-Commerce
11 70 (7.80%) CRM
11 70 (7.80%) Data Modelling
12 62 (6.90%) Use Case
12 62 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
13 59 (6.57%) TDD
14 51 (5.68%) Continuous Improvement
15 49 (5.46%) Migration
15 49 (5.46%) SOA
16 46 (5.12%) Business Intelligence
16 46 (5.12%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 142 (15.81%) SQL
2 97 (10.80%) Java
3 73 (8.13%) JavaScript
4 35 (3.90%) C#
5 32 (3.56%) PL/SQL
6 25 (2.78%) C
7 18 (2.00%) C++
8 15 (1.67%) Ruby
9 12 (1.34%) T-SQL
10 11 (1.22%) Shell Script
10 11 (1.22%) VBA
11 10 (1.11%) PHP
11 10 (1.11%) Python
12 8 (0.89%) Bash Shell
13 7 (0.78%) Apex Code
14 6 (0.67%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.56%) Apple Swift
15 5 (0.56%) Perl
16 4 (0.45%) Groovy
16 4 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 64 (7.13%) Degree
2 53 (5.90%) Security Cleared
3 37 (4.12%) SC Cleared
4 34 (3.79%) PMP
5 32 (3.56%) PMI Certification
6 30 (3.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 19 (2.12%) ISEB
8 18 (2.00%) ISTQB
9 11 (1.22%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.78%) CTC Cleared
10 7 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.56%) APMP
11 5 (0.56%) CBAP
11 5 (0.56%) CISSP
12 3 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.33%) ISSAP
12 3 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.33%) MAPM
13 2 (0.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 2 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (8.46%) QA
2 22 (2.45%) WAI
3 15 (1.67%) Data Quality
4 14 (1.56%) MiFID
5 6 (0.67%) WCAG
6 4 (0.45%) SLA
7 3 (0.33%) EMIR
7 3 (0.33%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.22%) FATCA
9 1 (0.11%) Basel III
9 1 (0.11%) COBIT
9 1 (0.11%) COREP
9 1 (0.11%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.11%) P3O
9 1 (0.11%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (1.56%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.45%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.22%) Docker
4 2 (0.22%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.22%) vCloud
4 2 (0.22%) vSphere
5 1 (0.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 26 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (1.78%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (1.67%) Puppet
4 10 (1.11%) Ansible
5 4 (0.45%) DBAmp
6 2 (0.22%) CFEngine
6 2 (0.22%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.22%) HP NNM
6 2 (0.22%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.22%) Kibana
6 2 (0.22%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.22%) logstash
6 2 (0.22%) Mesos
6 2 (0.22%) MOM
6 2 (0.22%) Salt
6 2 (0.22%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.22%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.11%) Terraform
7 1 (0.11%) yum
Vendors
1 121 (13.47%) Microsoft
2 87 (9.69%) Oracle
3 50 (5.57%) Salesforce.com
4 43 (4.79%) SAP
5 37 (4.12%) HP
6 29 (3.23%) IBM
7 22 (2.45%) Hyperion
8 11 (1.22%) Tableau
9 10 (1.11%) Cognos
9 10 (1.11%) Guidewire
9 10 (1.11%) VMware
10 7 (0.78%) Calypso
10 7 (0.78%) Google
10 7 (0.78%) ServiceNow
10 7 (0.78%) Sitecore
11 6 (0.67%) Adobe
11 6 (0.67%) MuleSoft
12 5 (0.56%) BT
12 5 (0.56%) Infor
12 5 (0.56%) MicroStrategy
London
PCR
Rate: £500.00 - £525 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
South West London
World First
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
World First
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £451 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £300.00 - £310.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £650 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £1 per day + market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £450.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £595-£645 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + 6 month term initailly
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Scott-Merrick LLP
Rate: Negoitable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £350.00 - £371.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West London
World First
Posted: 11 days ago
South West London
World First
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £0 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago