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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 131 144 182
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +38
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 404 358 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.86% 1.58% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 1.95% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 236 230
Median daily rate £473 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -
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
18191 18320 18823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.91% 80.97% 80.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13326 12907 13499
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 259 237
Median hourly rate £21.64 £22.00 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £80.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +16 64 £450 -10.00% 26
Bromley - 7 £585 -
Croydon -18 2 £475 +18.75% 1
Docklands, London +6 1 - -
Canary Wharf +1 1 £513 -2.38%
Romford - 1 - -
Osterley - 1 £395 -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 721 (94.25%) Agile Software Development
2 246 (32.16%) Finance
3 223 (29.15%) Project Management
4 145 (18.95%) Scrum
5 139 (18.17%) PRINCE2
6 130 (16.99%) Stakeholder Management
7 127 (16.60%) SQL
8 123 (16.08%) SDLC
9 121 (15.82%) Banking
10 105 (13.73%) Microsoft
11 92 (12.03%) Retail
12 82 (10.72%) Business Analysis
13 80 (10.46%) E-Commerce
13 80 (10.46%) MS Project
14 79 (10.33%) MS Excel
15 67 (8.76%) JIRA
16 65 (8.50%) Java
17 63 (8.24%) .NET
18 61 (7.97%) Oracle
19 60 (7.84%) CRM
20 59 (7.71%) Windows
20 59 (7.71%) Migration
20 59 (7.71%) QA
21 58 (7.58%) Web Services
22 56 (7.32%) HTML
22 56 (7.32%) Change Management
23 55 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
24 53 (6.93%) Security Cleared
25 52 (6.80%) JavaScript
26 51 (6.67%) User Stories

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 35 (4.58%) SharePoint
2 33 (4.31%) CMS
3 31 (4.05%) Confluence
4 18 (2.35%) WebSphere
5 8 (1.05%) MS Project Server
6 7 (0.92%) Skype for Business
7 6 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (0.78%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (0.52%) Mule
8 4 (0.52%) Mule ESB
8 4 (0.52%) Node.js
8 4 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (0.39%) JBoss
9 3 (0.39%) nginx
9 3 (0.39%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (0.39%) SAS
9 3 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.39%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.26%) IIS
Applications
1 80 (10.46%) MS Project
2 79 (10.33%) MS Excel
3 45 (5.88%) MS Office
4 39 (5.10%) MS Visio
5 21 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.39%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.65%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (0.52%) Eloqua
3 4 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.39%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.26%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.26%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 2 (0.26%) Radian6
5 2 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.13%) BASE24
6 1 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.13%) Magento
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.57%) Force.com
4 8 (1.05%) Office 365
4 8 (1.05%) SaaS
5 6 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.65%) PaaS
6 5 (0.65%) Yammer
7 3 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.39%) IaaS
8 2 (0.26%) AWS OpsWorks
8 2 (0.26%) GitHub
8 2 (0.26%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.26%) HP Helion
8 2 (0.26%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.26%) Silverpop
8 2 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.13%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.75%) Firewall
2 16 (2.09%) SAN
3 15 (1.96%) WAN
4 14 (1.83%) LAN
5 13 (1.70%) NAS
6 9 (1.18%) VPN
7 8 (1.05%) DNS
7 8 (1.05%) HTTP
8 7 (0.92%) Internet
9 4 (0.52%) Broadband
10 3 (0.39%) MVNO
10 3 (0.39%) WebEx
11 2 (0.26%) BGP
11 2 (0.26%) Intranet
11 2 (0.26%) LDAP
11 2 (0.26%) Skype
11 2 (0.26%) SSL
11 2 (0.26%) TCP/IP
12 1 (0.13%) ADSL
12 1 (0.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (5.75%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.18%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (2.48%) Relational Database
4 13 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
6 10 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
7 9 (1.18%) RDBMS
8 8 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (0.92%) MySQL
10 5 (0.65%) Oracle ODI
11 4 (0.52%) GIS
11 4 (0.52%) MongoDB
11 4 (0.52%) Power BI
11 4 (0.52%) QlikView
12 3 (0.39%) Data Mart
12 3 (0.39%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 67 (8.76%) JIRA
2 29 (3.79%) Selenium
3 26 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (2.88%) SoapUI
5 21 (2.75%) Git (software)
5 21 (2.75%) HP UFT
6 17 (2.22%) LoadRunner
7 13 (1.70%) Cucumber
7 13 (1.70%) Jenkins
7 13 (1.70%) JMeter
8 11 (1.44%) Visual Studio
9 10 (1.31%) JUnit
9 10 (1.31%) Subversion
10 9 (1.18%) Artifactory
10 9 (1.18%) Maven
10 9 (1.18%) NUnit
11 8 (1.05%) Bitbucket
12 7 (0.92%) Grunt
12 7 (0.92%) gulp
13 6 (0.78%) Zephyr
General
1 246 (32.16%) Finance
2 121 (15.82%) Banking
3 92 (12.03%) Retail
4 48 (6.27%) Marketing
5 39 (5.10%) Law
6 31 (4.05%) Advertising
7 27 (3.53%) Telecoms
8 24 (3.14%) Investment Banking
9 23 (3.01%) Back Office
10 20 (2.61%) Publishing
11 16 (2.09%) Financial Institution
12 15 (1.96%) Front Office
13 14 (1.83%) Games
13 14 (1.83%) Legal
14 13 (1.70%) Retail Banking
15 5 (0.65%) Billing
15 5 (0.65%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.39%) Automotive
16 3 (0.39%) General Ledger
16 3 (0.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 223 (29.15%) Project Manager
2 177 (23.14%) Analyst
3 130 (16.99%) Business Analyst
4 71 (9.28%) Architect
5 50 (6.54%) Developer
6 49 (6.41%) Digital Project Manager
7 42 (5.49%) Agile Project Manager
8 28 (3.66%) IT Manager
9 27 (3.53%) Test Analyst
9 27 (3.53%) Test Manager
10 26 (3.40%) IT Project Manager
11 25 (3.27%) Senior Manager
12 24 (3.14%) Consultant
12 24 (3.14%) Solutions Architect
13 22 (2.88%) Programme Manager
13 22 (2.88%) Technical Manager
14 20 (2.61%) Infrastructure Architect
14 20 (2.61%) Senior Project Manager
14 20 (2.61%) Technical Project Manager
15 19 (2.48%) SDLC Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (8.24%) .NET
2 58 (7.58%) Web Services
3 56 (7.32%) HTML
4 46 (6.01%) XML
5 42 (5.49%) CSS
6 33 (4.31%) SOAP
7 24 (3.14%) J2EE
8 17 (2.22%) AngularJS
8 17 (2.22%) JSON
9 16 (2.09%) jQuery
10 15 (1.96%) REST
11 13 (1.70%) ASP.NET
12 12 (1.57%) Visualforce
13 11 (1.44%) Ajax
13 11 (1.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (1.31%) COM
14 10 (1.31%) JSP
14 10 (1.31%) Middleware
15 9 (1.18%) Spring
16 8 (1.05%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (2.88%) User Experience
3 20 (2.61%) Data Centre
4 17 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 16 (2.09%) Mobile App
6 13 (1.70%) Computer Science
7 12 (1.57%) Video on Demand
8 11 (1.44%) Enterprise Storage
8 11 (1.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 11 (1.44%) New Media
8 11 (1.44%) PMI
9 10 (1.31%) Derivative
9 10 (1.31%) Equities
9 10 (1.31%) Fixed Income
10 8 (1.05%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.05%) Mainframe
11 6 (0.78%) Algorithms
11 6 (0.78%) Digital Media
12 5 (0.65%) PKI
12 5 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 59 (7.71%) Windows
2 30 (3.92%) Unix
3 25 (3.27%) Linux
4 10 (1.31%) Android
5 8 (1.05%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.05%) Mac OS X
6 7 (0.92%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.65%) Solaris
8 2 (0.26%) CentOS
8 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 721 (94.25%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (29.15%) Project Management
3 145 (18.95%) Scrum
4 139 (18.17%) PRINCE2
5 130 (16.99%) Stakeholder Management
6 123 (16.08%) SDLC
7 82 (10.72%) Business Analysis
8 80 (10.46%) E-Commerce
9 60 (7.84%) CRM
10 59 (7.71%) Migration
11 56 (7.32%) Change Management
12 51 (6.67%) User Stories
13 49 (6.41%) User Acceptance Testing
14 47 (6.14%) UML
15 41 (5.36%) Data Modelling
16 40 (5.23%) TOGAF
17 38 (4.97%) Integration Testing
17 38 (4.97%) TDD
18 37 (4.84%) Use Case
19 36 (4.71%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (16.60%) SQL
2 65 (8.50%) Java
3 52 (6.80%) JavaScript
4 31 (4.05%) C#
5 18 (2.35%) C
6 17 (2.22%) PL/SQL
7 15 (1.96%) T-SQL
8 14 (1.83%) Python
9 12 (1.57%) Apex Code
9 12 (1.57%) C++
10 11 (1.44%) PowerShell
11 9 (1.18%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.05%) Ruby
12 8 (1.05%) VB
12 8 (1.05%) VBA
13 7 (0.92%) PHP
13 7 (0.92%) Shell Script
14 5 (0.65%) VBScript
15 4 (0.52%) Groovy
15 4 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 53 (6.93%) Security Cleared
2 47 (6.14%) SC Cleared
3 42 (5.49%) Degree
4 40 (5.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 35 (4.58%) PMI Certification
6 28 (3.66%) PMP
7 27 (3.53%) ISEB
8 24 (3.14%) ISTQB
9 12 (1.57%) CBAP
10 10 (1.31%) DV Cleared
11 7 (0.92%) APMP
11 7 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
13 3 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (0.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 1 (0.13%) CAPM
14 1 (0.13%) MAPM
14 1 (0.13%) MBA
14 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (7.71%) QA
2 13 (1.70%) WAI
3 12 (1.57%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.78%) WCAG
5 4 (0.52%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.52%) EMIR
5 4 (0.52%) MiFID
6 3 (0.39%) SLA
7 2 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.13%) Basel III
8 1 (0.13%) COREP
8 1 (0.13%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.13%) P3O
8 1 (0.13%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 25 (3.27%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.65%) Docker
4 2 (0.26%) GlusterFS
4 2 (0.26%) pfSense
4 2 (0.26%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.26%) vCloud
4 2 (0.26%) vSphere
5 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (2.88%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (1.57%) Puppet
4 10 (1.31%) Ansible
5 5 (0.65%) Salt
6 3 (0.39%) Kibana
6 3 (0.39%) logstash
6 3 (0.39%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.26%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.26%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.26%) HP NNM
7 2 (0.26%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.26%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.26%) Mesos
7 2 (0.26%) MOM
7 2 (0.26%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.13%) yum
Vendors
1 105 (13.73%) Microsoft
2 61 (7.97%) Oracle
3 40 (5.23%) SAP
4 37 (4.84%) HP
5 33 (4.31%) Salesforce.com
6 21 (2.75%) IBM
7 13 (1.70%) Cognos
8 11 (1.44%) Citrix
8 11 (1.44%) VMware
9 9 (1.18%) Calypso
10 8 (1.05%) Infor
11 7 (0.92%) Atlassian
11 7 (0.92%) Conga
11 7 (0.92%) Pardot
11 7 (0.92%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
12 6 (0.78%) Adobe
13 5 (0.65%) Google
13 5 (0.65%) Hyperion
13 5 (0.65%) Splunk
13 5 (0.65%) Tableau
London
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Reed Technology
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £350 - £445 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
PCR
Rate: £450 - £478 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £425.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Simon James IT
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 27 days ago