The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 38 51 40
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 12 7 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.42% 1.02% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 1.36% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 18
Median daily rate £325 £338 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £297 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £389 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +133.33%

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
420 516 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 84.68% 75.55% 81.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 294 342
Median daily rate £350 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £213 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £33.71 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.24% +92.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.32 £16.50 £15.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £49.41 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 7 (38.89%) UML
4 6 (33.33%) Maven
4 6 (33.33%) OO
4 6 (33.33%) Python
4 6 (33.33%) Linux
4 6 (33.33%) C#
4 6 (33.33%) HTML
4 6 (33.33%) Java
4 6 (33.33%) Atlassian
4 6 (33.33%) HTML5
4 6 (33.33%) Docker
4 6 (33.33%) DevOps
5 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
5 5 (27.78%) Project Management
6 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Finance
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (16.67%) Use Case
7 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (11.11%) Open Source
8 2 (11.11%) ITIL V2
8 2 (11.11%) Release Management
8 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
8 2 (11.11%) SDLC
8 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
8 2 (11.11%) Data Quality

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Project
2 1 (5.56%) EngageOne
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Maven
2 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Analyst
2 5 (27.78%) Java Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Java Software Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Release Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Release Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) HTML
1 6 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (5.56%) J2EE
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) UML
3 6 (33.33%) DevOps
3 6 (33.33%) OO
4 5 (27.78%) Project Management
4 5 (27.78%) Software Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Use Case
7 2 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.11%) Defect Management
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Open Source
7 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 2 (11.11%) Release Management
7 2 (11.11%) SDLC
7 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Cognos
3 1 (5.56%) MicroStrategy