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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 59 62 63
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 13 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.46% 0.87% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 1.16% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 11
Average daily rate
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£425 £343 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.08% -6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £381 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 - £32.50
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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
736 519 675
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.42% 74.89% 73.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 280 373
Average daily rate £388 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 3 8
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.86 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.97% +78.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £16.72 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £32.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 33 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 10 (27.78%) Software Testing
3 10 (27.78%) SQL
3 10 (27.78%) OO
4 8 (22.22%) Java
4 8 (22.22%) Oracle
4 8 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 8 (22.22%) Finance
5 7 (19.44%) Java EE
5 7 (19.44%) PL/SQL
5 7 (19.44%) UML
5 7 (19.44%) UNIX
6 6 (16.67%) CSS
6 6 (16.67%) Web Services
6 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 6 (16.67%) SOA
6 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (16.67%) Performance Testing
6 6 (16.67%) jQuery
6 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
7 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
7 5 (13.89%) Adobe CQ
7 5 (13.89%) GlassFish
7 5 (13.89%) Use Case
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (13.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (13.89%) Groovy

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (13.89%) WebLogic
1 5 (13.89%) GlassFish
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (13.89%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (5.56%) SAS
2 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.89%) MySQL
2 5 (13.89%) RDBMS
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.78%) Jasmine
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Architect
2 11 (30.56%) Business Architect
3 9 (25.00%) Analyst
4 8 (22.22%) Business Analyst
5 7 (19.44%) Developer
6 5 (13.89%) Solutions Designer
6 5 (13.89%) Designer
7 4 (11.11%) Senior Designer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Architect
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
9 2 (5.56%) C++ Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Programme Manager
9 2 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
10 1 (2.78%) Consultant
10 1 (2.78%) Data Architect
10 1 (2.78%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.78%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Java EE
2 6 (16.67%) Web Services
2 6 (16.67%) CSS
2 6 (16.67%) jQuery
3 5 (13.89%) JRuby
3 5 (13.89%) Java EE 5
3 5 (13.89%) JSP
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle ADF
3 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
3 5 (13.89%) Spring
4 2 (5.56%) XML
4 2 (5.56%) STL
4 2 (5.56%) COM+
4 2 (5.56%) DCOM
4 2 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (2.78%) HTML5
5 1 (2.78%) CSS3
5 1 (2.78%) Backbone.js
5 1 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (2.78%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.78%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) UNIX
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (38.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 10 (27.78%) Software Testing
3 10 (27.78%) OO
4 8 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 7 (19.44%) UML
6 6 (16.67%) SOA
6 6 (16.67%) Performance Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Supplier Management
7 5 (13.89%) Scrum
7 5 (13.89%) OOD
7 5 (13.89%) Use Case
7 5 (13.89%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
8 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 4 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (8.33%) Software Delivery
10 2 (5.56%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) Java
3 7 (19.44%) PL/SQL
4 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.89%) Jython
5 5 (13.89%) Groovy
6 2 (5.56%) VB6
6 2 (5.56%) C++
6 2 (5.56%) VB
7 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.78%) IBM