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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 54 57 58
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 12 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.81% 1.37% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 1.62% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 4
Average daily rate £450 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
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
533 742 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.39% 84.41% 79.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 410 307
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 26 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 April 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 10 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
4 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database
4 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
4 7 (29.17%) SQL
4 7 (29.17%) Oracle
5 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (25.00%) SDLC
6 5 (20.83%) Degree
6 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (20.83%) RDBMS
7 4 (16.67%) Migration
7 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) ISEB
7 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (16.67%) UML
7 4 (16.67%) OO
7 4 (16.67%) SAP
7 4 (16.67%) SaaS
7 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
7 4 (16.67%) Data Quality
8 3 (12.50%) User Experience
8 3 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (12.50%) Matrix Management
8 3 (12.50%) Use Case

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 3 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle Database
1 7 (29.17%) Relational Database
2 5 (20.83%) RDBMS
3 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
1 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Architect
2 7 (29.17%) Business Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) HR Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Business Change Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Change Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) HR Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Process Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) SOA Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Java EE 5
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle ADF
1 2 (8.33%) REST
1 2 (8.33%) SOAP
1 2 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) CSS
2 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.17%) Java EE
2 1 (4.17%) jQuery
2 1 (4.17%) JSP
2 1 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) AIX
2 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (25.00%) SDLC
4 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 4 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (16.67%) OO
5 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) UML
6 3 (12.50%) Matrix Management
6 3 (12.50%) OOD
6 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) SOA
6 3 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (12.50%) Use Case
7 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.83%) Degree
3 4 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) IBM
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) MicroStrategy