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 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 68 82 63
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 19 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.61% 0.66% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 0.81% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 15
Median daily rate £400 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £368 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £467 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.16 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+19.36% -50.55%
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
972 1361 976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.30% 81.69% 80.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 730 546
Median daily rate £380 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 9
Median hourly rate £42.50 £16.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.62% +1.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.71 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.38 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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 25 August 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (51.35%) Project Management
3 16 (43.24%) Finance
4 14 (37.84%) Scrum
5 13 (35.14%) PRINCE2
6 12 (32.43%) Banking
7 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (27.03%) SDLC
8 7 (18.92%) XML
8 7 (18.92%) Retail
8 7 (18.92%) TDD
8 7 (18.92%) Kanban
8 7 (18.92%) Hudson
8 7 (18.92%) BDD
8 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
9 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (16.22%) Retail Banking
10 5 (13.51%) Project Planning
10 5 (13.51%) Resource Management
10 5 (13.51%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (13.51%) ITIL
10 5 (13.51%) Oracle
10 5 (13.51%) HP
10 5 (13.51%) Migration
10 5 (13.51%) Disclosure Scotland
10 5 (13.51%) Continuous Deployment
11 4 (10.81%) ServiceNow
11 4 (10.81%) Service Management
11 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
11 4 (10.81%) Change Management

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 2 (5.41%) SAS
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) Base SAS
2 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Hudson
1 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 12 (32.43%) Banking
3 7 (18.92%) Retail
4 6 (16.22%) Retail Banking
5 2 (5.41%) Law
6 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.70%) Legal
6 1 (2.70%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Scrum Master
3 4 (10.81%) Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (8.11%) PMO Planner
4 3 (8.11%) Project Planner
4 3 (8.11%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Engagement Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Environment Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Financial Services Project Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.70%) Consultant
6 1 (2.70%) IT Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) XML
2 3 (8.11%) SOAP
2 3 (8.11%) Web Services
3 2 (5.41%) Java EE
3 2 (5.41%) JSON
3 2 (5.41%) XML Messaging
4 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) CSS3
4 1 (2.70%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) HTML5
4 1 (2.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Credit Risk
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.70%) Online Banking
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Unix
2 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (51.35%) Project Management
3 14 (37.84%) Scrum
4 13 (35.14%) PRINCE2
5 10 (27.03%) SDLC
5 10 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (18.92%) BDD
6 7 (18.92%) Kanban
6 7 (18.92%) TDD
7 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (13.51%) Agile Project Management
8 5 (13.51%) Continuous Deployment
8 5 (13.51%) ITIL
8 5 (13.51%) Migration
8 5 (13.51%) Project Planning
8 5 (13.51%) Resource Management
9 4 (10.81%) Change Management
9 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
9 4 (10.81%) Service Management
10 3 (8.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) Java
2 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.70%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (5.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) HP
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) Remedy
2 4 (10.81%) ServiceNow
3 2 (5.41%) CA
3 2 (5.41%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) VocaLink