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 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 53 46 71
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +25
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 6 24 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.01% 2.71% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 3.29% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 1
Median daily rate £475 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £410
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
487 730 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.12% 82.58% 81.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 366 313
Median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 8
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +142.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £65.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) Oracle
3 7 (46.67%) Data Modelling
3 7 (46.67%) RDBMS
3 7 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (40.00%) Data Quality
4 6 (40.00%) ISEB
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (26.67%) Migration
6 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (26.67%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (20.00%) User Stories
7 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (20.00%) SAP
8 2 (13.33%) Banking
8 2 (13.33%) Data Management
8 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) Scrum
8 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
8 2 (13.33%) Prototyping
8 2 (13.33%) SDLC
8 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (6.67%) Presales

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 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) DOC1
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (46.67%) RDBMS
1 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
2 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) QlikView
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Ant
1 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
1 1 (6.67%) Hudson
1 1 (6.67%) JUnit
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
1 1 (6.67%) Mockito
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
1 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Business Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Data Business Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
4 5 (33.33%) Data Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Business Change Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Change Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Data Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Designer
6 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 1 (6.67%) MongoDB Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Process Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum Master
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Ajax
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
1 1 (6.67%) Apache CXF
1 1 (6.67%) DOM
1 1 (6.67%) JSON
1 1 (6.67%) REST
1 1 (6.67%) SAP PI
1 1 (6.67%) SOAP
1 1 (6.67%) Spring
1 1 (6.67%) Spring Boot
1 1 (6.67%) Velocity
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) WSDL
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Data Modelling
3 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (26.67%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (26.67%) Migration
4 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (20.00%) User Stories
6 2 (13.33%) Automated Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (13.33%) Data Management
6 2 (13.33%) Prototyping
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) SDLC
7 1 (6.67%) AOP
7 1 (6.67%) B2B
7 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
7 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos
3 1 (6.67%) Perforce
3 1 (6.67%) Sybase
3 1 (6.67%) Tableau