The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 42 51 64
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 24 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.17% 1.70% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 2.28% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 2
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£430 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £338 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £384 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.66 £77.50 -
% change year-on-year
-77.21% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
600 438 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 79.16% 74.36% 71.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 210 317
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £10.93 £31.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall.

1 36 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 11 (28.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 10 (25.64%) Java
3 10 (25.64%) SQL
4 9 (23.08%) Oracle
4 9 (23.08%) OO
5 8 (20.51%) SOA
5 8 (20.51%) Software Testing
6 7 (17.95%) Programme Management
6 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (17.95%) CSS
6 7 (17.95%) HTML
6 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
6 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
6 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database
7 6 (15.38%) HTML5
7 6 (15.38%) PL/SQL
7 6 (15.38%) Web Services
7 6 (15.38%) UML
7 6 (15.38%) jQuery
8 5 (12.82%) Performance Testing
8 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (12.82%) Java EE
8 5 (12.82%) Scrum
8 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
8 5 (12.82%) UNIX
8 5 (12.82%) XML
8 5 (12.82%) User Experience
9 4 (10.26%) Apache Camel

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (10.26%) Adobe CQ
1 4 (10.26%) WebLogic
1 4 (10.26%) GlassFish
2 2 (5.13%) CMS
2 2 (5.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.56%) MS Project
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.26%) HTTP
2 2 (5.13%) HTTPS
3 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
1 7 (17.95%) Oracle Database
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.26%) MySQL
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (10.26%) RDBMS
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.13%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) Architect
3 8 (20.51%) Business Architect
4 6 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Designer
5 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Solutions Designer
6 3 (7.69%) Senior Designer
7 2 (5.13%) Programme Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.13%) C++ Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.95%) CSS
1 7 (17.95%) HTML
2 6 (15.38%) HTML5
2 6 (15.38%) Web Services
2 6 (15.38%) jQuery
3 5 (12.82%) Java EE
3 5 (12.82%) XML
4 4 (10.26%) Apache Camel
4 4 (10.26%) JSP
4 4 (10.26%) .NET
4 4 (10.26%) Oracle ADF
4 4 (10.26%) Hibernate
4 4 (10.26%) JSON
4 4 (10.26%) Spring
4 4 (10.26%) JRuby
4 4 (10.26%) Java EE 5
5 3 (7.69%) CSS3
5 3 (7.69%) Sass
5 3 (7.69%) LESS
5 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) User Experience
2 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.13%) Visualisation
2 2 (5.13%) Open Source
3 1 (2.56%) W3C
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) UNIX
2 4 (10.26%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 9 (23.08%) OO
4 8 (20.51%) SOA
4 8 (20.51%) Software Testing
5 7 (17.95%) Programme Management
6 6 (15.38%) UML
7 5 (12.82%) Performance Testing
7 5 (12.82%) Scrum
8 4 (10.26%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.26%) OOD
8 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.26%) Use Case
9 3 (7.69%) ETL
9 3 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (5.13%) Analytics
10 2 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.64%) Java
1 10 (25.64%) SQL
2 7 (17.95%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 4 (10.26%) C#
4 4 (10.26%) C++
4 4 (10.26%) Jython
4 4 (10.26%) Groovy
5 2 (5.13%) VB
5 2 (5.13%) VB6
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (23.08%) Oracle
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) Twitter