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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 139 147 174
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +27
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 416 357 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.82% 1.60% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 1.98% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 248 244
Median daily rate £450 £445 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £600 £583
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 £43.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
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
19139 18033 19103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.78% 80.75% 80.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13950 12592 13565
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 £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 257 238
Median hourly rate £21.89 £20.31 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.77% -11.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.42 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 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 3 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 +4 63 £450 -10.00% 30
Hammersmith +5 3 £575 +21.05%
Croydon -19 3 £468 +16.87%
Bromley - 3 £585 - 1
Docklands, London +6 2 - -
Canary Wharf 0 2 £446 -15.00%
Hayes - 1 £388 -
Romford - 1 - -
Osterley - 1 £395 -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 731 (92.88%) Agile Software Development
2 245 (31.13%) Finance
3 226 (28.72%) Project Management
4 155 (19.70%) PRINCE2
5 153 (19.44%) Scrum
6 129 (16.39%) SQL
7 128 (16.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 127 (16.14%) SDLC
9 124 (15.76%) Banking
10 98 (12.45%) Microsoft
11 89 (11.31%) Retail
12 86 (10.93%) E-Commerce
12 86 (10.93%) MS Project
13 83 (10.55%) Business Analysis
14 72 (9.15%) Java
15 69 (8.77%) MS Excel
15 69 (8.77%) JIRA
16 68 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
16 68 (8.64%) .NET
17 64 (8.13%) Migration
18 63 (8.01%) Oracle
19 62 (7.88%) CRM
19 62 (7.88%) Security Cleared
20 61 (7.75%) User Stories
21 58 (7.37%) Windows
22 56 (7.12%) Web Services
22 56 (7.12%) User Acceptance Testing
23 53 (6.73%) QA
24 51 (6.48%) SC Cleared
25 50 (6.35%) HTML

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 (5.46%) SharePoint
2 38 (4.83%) CMS
3 31 (3.94%) Confluence
4 19 (2.41%) WebLogic
5 16 (2.03%) Documentum
5 16 (2.03%) WebSphere
6 15 (1.91%) JBoss
7 13 (1.65%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.02%) Captiva
9 7 (0.89%) MS Project Server
9 7 (0.89%) Skype for Business
10 6 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.64%) SAS
12 4 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 4 (0.51%) Oracle Service Bus
13 3 (0.38%) nginx
13 3 (0.38%) Node.js
13 3 (0.38%) Oracle Coherence
13 3 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 86 (10.93%) MS Project
2 69 (8.77%) MS Excel
3 44 (5.59%) MS Visio
4 43 (5.46%) MS Office
5 23 (2.92%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.38%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.13%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 15 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.76%) Payment Gateway
3 5 (0.64%) Oracle Retail
4 4 (0.51%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.25%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 2 (0.25%) Radian6
6 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.13%) BASE24
7 1 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.13%) Magento
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.13%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 20 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (1.65%) Force.com
3 12 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.02%) Office 365
4 8 (1.02%) SaaS
5 5 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.64%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.64%) Yammer
6 4 (0.51%) PaaS
7 3 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.25%) AWS OpsWorks
8 2 (0.25%) GitHub
8 2 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.25%) IaaS
8 2 (0.25%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.25%) Silverpop
8 2 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.13%) Basecamp
9 1 (0.13%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.18%) Firewall
2 20 (2.54%) SAN
3 17 (2.16%) NAS
4 16 (2.03%) WAN
5 15 (1.91%) LAN
6 10 (1.27%) VPN
7 8 (1.02%) DNS
7 8 (1.02%) HTTP
7 8 (1.02%) Internet
8 4 (0.51%) Broadband
9 3 (0.38%) Intranet
9 3 (0.38%) MVNO
9 3 (0.38%) WebEx
10 2 (0.25%) BGP
10 2 (0.25%) LDAP
10 2 (0.25%) Skype
10 2 (0.25%) SSL
10 2 (0.25%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.13%) FTP
11 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (5.84%) SQL Server
2 40 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (2.03%) Relational Database
4 14 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
5 13 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (1.52%) Big Data
7 10 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
8 9 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.02%) QlikView
10 7 (0.89%) MySQL
11 6 (0.76%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.64%) Data Mining
12 5 (0.64%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.64%) Oracle ODI
12 5 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.51%) Data Mart
13 4 (0.51%) GIS
14 3 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 69 (8.77%) JIRA
2 33 (4.19%) Subversion
3 30 (3.81%) Git (software)
4 26 (3.30%) Maven
5 25 (3.18%) Jenkins
6 23 (2.92%) Selenium
6 23 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 20 (2.54%) HP UFT
8 17 (2.16%) SoapUI
9 15 (1.91%) LoadRunner
10 13 (1.65%) Cucumber
11 12 (1.52%) JMeter
11 12 (1.52%) Sonatype Nexus
12 10 (1.27%) JUnit
13 9 (1.14%) Artifactory
13 9 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (1.14%) NUnit
13 9 (1.14%) Visual Studio
14 8 (1.02%) Grunt
14 8 (1.02%) gulp
General
1 245 (31.13%) Finance
2 124 (15.76%) Banking
3 89 (11.31%) Retail
4 44 (5.59%) Law
5 43 (5.46%) Marketing
6 32 (4.07%) Advertising
7 25 (3.18%) Investment Banking
7 25 (3.18%) Telecoms
8 22 (2.80%) Back Office
8 22 (2.80%) Publishing
9 17 (2.16%) Legal
10 14 (1.78%) Financial Institution
10 14 (1.78%) Front Office
11 13 (1.65%) Games
11 13 (1.65%) Retail Banking
12 6 (0.76%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.51%) Automotive
13 4 (0.51%) Billing
14 3 (0.38%) International Banking
14 3 (0.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 220 (27.95%) Project Manager
2 191 (24.27%) Analyst
3 138 (17.53%) Business Analyst
4 81 (10.29%) Architect
5 64 (8.13%) Developer
6 42 (5.34%) Digital Project Manager
7 41 (5.21%) Agile Project Manager
8 33 (4.19%) Solutions Architect
9 29 (3.68%) IT Manager
10 28 (3.56%) IT Project Manager
10 28 (3.56%) Test Analyst
11 26 (3.30%) Consultant
11 26 (3.30%) Technical Manager
12 25 (3.18%) Senior Manager
12 25 (3.18%) Technical Project Manager
13 23 (2.92%) Infrastructure Architect
14 22 (2.80%) Test Manager
15 20 (2.54%) SDLC Manager
16 18 (2.29%) Agile Business Analyst
17 17 (2.16%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (8.64%) .NET
2 56 (7.12%) Web Services
3 50 (6.35%) HTML
4 39 (4.96%) XML
5 37 (4.70%) CSS
6 31 (3.94%) J2EE
6 31 (3.94%) SOAP
7 17 (2.16%) AngularJS
8 16 (2.03%) REST
9 14 (1.78%) Visualforce
10 13 (1.65%) ASP.NET
10 13 (1.65%) jQuery
11 12 (1.52%) JSON
11 12 (1.52%) Middleware
11 12 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (1.40%) Ajax
13 10 (1.27%) COM
13 10 (1.27%) WCF
14 9 (1.14%) Spring
15 8 (1.02%) WDK
Miscellaneous
1 68 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (3.05%) Data Centre
3 22 (2.80%) User Experience
4 17 (2.16%) Management Information System
5 15 (1.91%) Enterprise Storage
5 15 (1.91%) New Media
6 13 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 13 (1.65%) Mobile App
7 11 (1.40%) Video on Demand
8 10 (1.27%) Derivative
8 10 (1.27%) PMI
9 9 (1.14%) Computer Science
10 8 (1.02%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.02%) Equities
11 7 (0.89%) Digital Media
11 7 (0.89%) Fixed Income
11 7 (0.89%) Mainframe
12 6 (0.76%) iPad
12 6 (0.76%) Reinsurance
12 6 (0.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (7.37%) Windows
2 35 (4.45%) Unix
3 32 (4.07%) Linux
4 12 (1.52%) Solaris
5 7 (0.89%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.89%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.76%) Android
6 6 (0.76%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.25%) AIX
7 2 (0.25%) CentOS
7 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 731 (92.88%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (28.72%) Project Management
3 155 (19.70%) PRINCE2
4 153 (19.44%) Scrum
5 128 (16.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 127 (16.14%) SDLC
7 86 (10.93%) E-Commerce
8 83 (10.55%) Business Analysis
9 64 (8.13%) Migration
10 62 (7.88%) CRM
11 61 (7.75%) User Stories
12 56 (7.12%) User Acceptance Testing
13 50 (6.35%) TOGAF
14 49 (6.23%) Change Management
15 47 (5.97%) ITIL
16 45 (5.72%) UML
17 44 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
17 44 (5.59%) Data Modelling
18 41 (5.21%) Content Management
19 39 (4.96%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 129 (16.39%) SQL
2 72 (9.15%) Java
3 48 (6.10%) JavaScript
4 35 (4.45%) C#
5 24 (3.05%) PL/SQL
6 18 (2.29%) PowerShell
7 17 (2.16%) Shell Script
7 17 (2.16%) T-SQL
8 16 (2.03%) C
9 15 (1.91%) Python
10 14 (1.78%) Apex Code
11 9 (1.14%) Bash Shell
11 9 (1.14%) VB
12 8 (1.02%) Groovy
13 7 (0.89%) Ruby
14 6 (0.76%) VBA
15 5 (0.64%) C++
15 5 (0.64%) PHP
15 5 (0.64%) VBScript
16 4 (0.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 62 (7.88%) Security Cleared
2 51 (6.48%) SC Cleared
3 44 (5.59%) Degree
4 41 (5.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 39 (4.96%) PMI Certification
6 34 (4.32%) ISEB
7 31 (3.94%) PMP
8 19 (2.41%) ISTQB
9 17 (2.16%) DV Cleared
10 14 (1.78%) CBAP
11 11 (1.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 10 (1.27%) APMP
12 10 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
14 3 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
14 3 (0.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 2 (0.25%) ACCA
16 1 (0.13%) CCA
16 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (6.73%) QA
2 13 (1.65%) WAI
3 11 (1.40%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.89%) EMIR
5 5 (0.64%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.64%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (0.64%) MiFID
5 5 (0.64%) WCAG
6 4 (0.51%) SLA
7 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.13%) Basel III
8 1 (0.13%) COREP
8 1 (0.13%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.13%) GAMP
8 1 (0.13%) GxP
8 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.13%) P3O
8 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.13%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 31 (3.94%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.64%) Docker
4 2 (0.25%) GlusterFS
4 2 (0.25%) pfSense
4 2 (0.25%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.25%) vCloud
4 2 (0.25%) vSphere
5 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (2.54%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (1.91%) Puppet
3 12 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (1.27%) Ansible
5 5 (0.64%) Salt
6 3 (0.38%) Kibana
6 3 (0.38%) logstash
6 3 (0.38%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.25%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.25%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.25%) HP NNM
7 2 (0.25%) HP SIM
7 2 (0.25%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.25%) Mesos
7 2 (0.25%) MOM
7 2 (0.25%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.13%) SCCM
8 1 (0.13%) yum
Vendors
1 98 (12.45%) Microsoft
2 63 (8.01%) Oracle
3 47 (5.97%) SAP
4 44 (5.59%) HP
5 29 (3.68%) Salesforce.com
6 19 (2.41%) IBM
7 12 (1.52%) Citrix
8 11 (1.40%) BEA
8 11 (1.40%) Cognos
8 11 (1.40%) VMware
9 10 (1.27%) CollabNet
10 8 (1.02%) Google
10 8 (1.02%) Infor
11 7 (0.89%) ATG
11 7 (0.89%) Atlassian
11 7 (0.89%) Calypso
11 7 (0.89%) Conga
11 7 (0.89%) Pardot
11 7 (0.89%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 7 (0.89%) Tableau
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Maclean Moore Consulting
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First Point
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Colston Consulting
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
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South West London
onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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West London
PCR
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Candidate Source
Rate: £45,000 - £55,000 per annum + Benefits
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Boston Hale
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Aim Hire Recruitment
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HFG
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
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Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £475.00 per day
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City of London
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