The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 3 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 55 75 81
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +6
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 21 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.29% 1.25% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 1.53% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 2
Median daily rate £450 £300 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -28.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £416
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £396 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £408
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +83.33%
Waterfall
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
735 1242 1110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 80.24% 81.87% 76.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 616 617
Median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 5
Median hourly rate £43.00 £19.02 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.07% -15.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.96 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.38 £90.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (48.72%) Scrum
3 18 (46.15%) PRINCE2
4 14 (35.90%) Project Management
4 14 (35.90%) Jenkins
5 13 (33.33%) Hudson
5 13 (33.33%) Kanban
5 13 (33.33%) BDD
5 13 (33.33%) TDD
6 11 (28.21%) SDLC
7 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (23.08%) Continuous Deployment
9 8 (20.51%) Agile Project Management
9 8 (20.51%) Oracle
10 7 (17.95%) SQL
10 7 (17.95%) XML
10 7 (17.95%) Finance
10 7 (17.95%) Banking
10 7 (17.95%) Disclosure Scotland
11 6 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (15.38%) HP
12 5 (12.82%) CRM
12 5 (12.82%) SaaS
12 5 (12.82%) API Testing
12 5 (12.82%) Functional Testing
12 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
13 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
13 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
13 4 (10.26%) Defect Management
13 4 (10.26%) XML Messaging

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 3 (7.69%) CMS
1 3 (7.69%) Drupal
2 2 (5.13%) SAS
2 2 (5.13%) WordPress
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) JBoss
3 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Edge Animate
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) SaaS
2 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (7.69%) Amazon S3
3 3 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (7.69%) IaaS
3 3 (7.69%) PaaS
4 2 (5.13%) Route 53
4 2 (5.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (5.13%) DNS
2 2 (5.13%) HTTP
2 2 (5.13%) Internet
2 2 (5.13%) SSL
2 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.56%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Jenkins
2 13 (33.33%) Hudson
3 1 (2.56%) Ant
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Maven
3 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 7 (17.95%) Banking
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Law
3 2 (5.13%) Retail Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Electronics
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.56%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Scrum Master
2 9 (23.08%) Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Agile Scrum Master
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Environment Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Web Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk Project Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Product Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) XML
2 4 (10.26%) Web Services
2 4 (10.26%) XML Messaging
3 3 (7.69%) CSS
3 3 (7.69%) HTML
4 2 (5.13%) Flash
4 2 (5.13%) jQuery
4 2 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.56%) CSS3
5 1 (2.56%) Django
5 1 (2.56%) HTML5
5 1 (2.56%) Middleware
5 1 (2.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.13%) Credit Risk
1 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.56%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
1 4 (10.26%) Unix
2 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (48.72%) Scrum
3 18 (46.15%) PRINCE2
4 14 (35.90%) Project Management
5 13 (33.33%) BDD
5 13 (33.33%) Kanban
5 13 (33.33%) TDD
6 11 (28.21%) SDLC
7 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (23.08%) Continuous Deployment
9 8 (20.51%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (12.82%) API Testing
10 5 (12.82%) CRM
10 5 (12.82%) Functional Testing
11 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
11 4 (10.26%) Defect Management
11 4 (10.26%) ITIL
11 4 (10.26%) Release Management
11 4 (10.26%) Validation
12 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) Java
2 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.13%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) Perl
4 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.56%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) HNC
1 1 (2.56%) HND
1 1 (2.56%) IISP
1 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (5.13%) Puppet
2 2 (5.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle
2 6 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (5.13%) Adobe
3 2 (5.13%) IBM
3 2 (5.13%) Remedy
3 2 (5.13%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) Twitter