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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 45 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 10 18 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.82% 2.88% 3.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 3.55% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 23
Median daily rate £350 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £312 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £405 £410
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +103.88%

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
471 507 665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 85.79% 81.25% 83.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 264 400
Median daily rate £355 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% -12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 15
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +85.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.39 £30.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.77 £33.00 £68.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 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 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) HTML
3 8 (36.36%) Java
4 7 (31.82%) UML
4 7 (31.82%) Project Management
5 6 (27.27%) Finance
5 6 (27.27%) OO
5 6 (27.27%) Python
5 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) C#
5 6 (27.27%) Maven
5 6 (27.27%) Atlassian
5 6 (27.27%) HTML5
5 6 (27.27%) Docker
5 6 (27.27%) DevOps
5 6 (27.27%) SDLC
6 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
6 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 4 (18.18%) Use Case
8 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
8 3 (13.64%) Defect Management
8 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (13.64%) SOA
8 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
9 2 (9.09%) Migration
9 2 (9.09%) MVC
9 2 (9.09%) CMS
9 2 (9.09%) Scrum

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 2 (9.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (9.09%) CMS
1 2 (9.09%) GlassFish
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.55%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Project
1 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Maven
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Java Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Java Software Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Project Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Software Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Designer
4 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Release Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Release Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) IT Development Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Software Development Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Telecoms Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
2 6 (27.27%) HTML5
3 2 (9.09%) Apache Felix
3 2 (9.09%) Apache Sling
3 2 (9.09%) CSS
3 2 (9.09%) Java EE
3 2 (9.09%) JRuby
3 2 (9.09%) JSP
3 2 (9.09%) JSTL
3 2 (9.09%) REST
3 2 (9.09%) Servlets
3 2 (9.09%) SOAP
3 2 (9.09%) Web Services
3 2 (9.09%) XML
4 1 (4.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Project Management
2 7 (31.82%) UML
3 6 (27.27%) DevOps
3 6 (27.27%) OO
3 6 (27.27%) SDLC
4 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
4 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (18.18%) Use Case
6 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Defect Management
6 3 (13.64%) SOA
7 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) MVC
7 2 (9.09%) Open Source
7 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) Java
3 6 (27.27%) C#
3 6 (27.27%) Python
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) Groovy
5 2 (9.09%) Jython
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
1 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.55%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Atlassian
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Adobe
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Cognos
4 1 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (4.55%) VMware