The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Glasgow region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 67 58 59
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 3 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.37% 1.53% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 2.16% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 4
Average daily rate
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£275 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £371
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 £36.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+67.12% -16.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
625 556 582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 77.07% 70.74% 68.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 294 270
Average daily rate £350 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £479 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 13
Average hourly rate £15.50 £9.25 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.56% -2.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Waterfall
Scotland

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) RDBMS
2 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
3 5 (38.46%) XML
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) C#
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 4 (30.77%) SOA
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
4 4 (30.77%) JSON
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
5 3 (23.08%) WPF
5 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
5 3 (23.08%) UML
5 3 (23.08%) OO
6 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
6 2 (15.38%) IBM
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) UNIX
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) OOD
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) JavaScript

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (15.38%) Adobe CQ
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.69%) GlassFish
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) RDBMS
1 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Database
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Solutions Designer
2 3 (23.08%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) QA Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) QA Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Designer
4 1 (7.69%) SOA Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
1 5 (38.46%) XML
2 4 (30.77%) JSON
3 3 (23.08%) WPF
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle ADF
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 2 (15.38%) Java EE 5
4 2 (15.38%) Apache Camel
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) REST
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) JSP
5 1 (7.69%) SOAP
5 1 (7.69%) XSLT
5 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
5 1 (7.69%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) UNIX
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) SOA
2 3 (23.08%) UML
2 3 (23.08%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
3 2 (15.38%) OOD
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) BPEL
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
4 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) Jython
5 1 (7.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ISEB
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) FatWire
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter
3 1 (7.69%) Sybase
3 1 (7.69%) Progress