The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 92 90 98
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 36 28 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.27% 1.12% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 1.64% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 0
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£375 £373 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 - £50.00
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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 Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2099 1708 1534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 73.88% 68.29% 67.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1173 853 787
Average daily rate £380 £370 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +9.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 60 54
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £9.43 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £38.80 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Waterfall across the Scotland region.

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +2 16 £363 -4.60% 1
Stirling - 10 £388 - 3
Edinburgh -16 8 £418 +17.19% 3
Dundee - - - -
Waterfall
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Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 54 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (29.31%) Finance
3 16 (27.59%) Java
4 14 (24.14%) SQL
4 14 (24.14%) SOA
5 12 (20.69%) Oracle
6 11 (18.97%) XML
6 11 (18.97%) Workflow
6 11 (18.97%) Scrum
6 11 (18.97%) Banking
7 10 (17.24%) Business Analysis
7 10 (17.24%) Project Management
7 10 (17.24%) HTML
8 9 (15.52%) RUP
9 8 (13.79%) Maven
9 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
9 8 (13.79%) Windows
9 8 (13.79%) Linux
9 8 (13.79%) Reference Data
9 8 (13.79%) Oracle Database
10 7 (12.07%) HTML5
10 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
10 7 (12.07%) OO
10 7 (12.07%) JBoss
10 7 (12.07%) TDD
11 6 (10.34%) Spring
11 6 (10.34%) Web Services
11 6 (10.34%) PL/SQL
11 6 (10.34%) CSS
12 5 (8.62%) MS Office

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (12.07%) JBoss
2 4 (6.90%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (5.17%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.17%) CMS
3 3 (5.17%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (5.17%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.45%) GlassFish
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.72%) IIS
5 1 (1.72%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Office
2 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.45%) MS Project
4 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Heroku
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.72%) PaaS
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) HTTP
2 2 (3.45%) Internet
2 2 (3.45%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.72%) SSL
3 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.72%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
1 8 (13.79%) Oracle Database
2 5 (8.62%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.45%) MySQL
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Maven
2 4 (6.90%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.17%) Subversion
4 2 (3.45%) JIRA
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (3.45%) FitNesse
4 2 (3.45%) Zephyr
4 2 (3.45%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.45%) Toad
5 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.72%) PVCS
5 1 (1.72%) Ant
5 1 (1.72%) PeopleTools
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 17 (29.31%) Finance
2 11 (18.97%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Developer
2 21 (36.21%) Analyst
3 15 (25.86%) Business Analyst
4 9 (15.52%) Java Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Senior Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.90%) Designer
8 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Tester
8 3 (5.17%) Test Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Web Engineer
9 2 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Agile Project Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Digital Project Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Designer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior Tester
9 2 (3.45%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.97%) XML
2 10 (17.24%) HTML
3 7 (12.07%) HTML5
4 6 (10.34%) Spring
4 6 (10.34%) Web Services
4 6 (10.34%) CSS
5 5 (8.62%) Hibernate
5 5 (8.62%) JSON
5 5 (8.62%) Java EE
5 5 (8.62%) jQuery
6 4 (6.90%) Apache OpenJPA
6 4 (6.90%) Apache CXF
6 4 (6.90%) Apache Camel
6 4 (6.90%) OSGi
6 4 (6.90%) CSS3
6 4 (6.90%) XSLT
6 4 (6.90%) .NET
7 3 (5.17%) Sass
7 3 (5.17%) LESS
7 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Reference Data
2 5 (8.62%) User Experience
3 3 (5.17%) Open Source
4 2 (3.45%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.72%) W3C
5 1 (1.72%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) FMCG
5 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Windows
1 8 (13.79%) Linux
2 4 (6.90%) UNIX
3 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (24.14%) SOA
3 11 (18.97%) Workflow
3 11 (18.97%) Scrum
4 10 (17.24%) Business Analysis
4 10 (17.24%) Project Management
5 9 (15.52%) RUP
6 7 (12.07%) OO
6 7 (12.07%) TDD
7 5 (8.62%) UML
7 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.90%) Performance Testing
8 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.17%) ETL
9 3 (5.17%) Content Management
9 3 (5.17%) Business Transformation
9 3 (5.17%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (5.17%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (5.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) Java
2 14 (24.14%) SQL
3 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.34%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.90%) C#
6 2 (3.45%) Groovy
6 2 (3.45%) Jython
6 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.45%) C++
6 2 (3.45%) Perl
7 1 (1.72%) VB
7 1 (1.72%) VBA
7 1 (1.72%) PeopleCode
7 1 (1.72%) SQR
7 1 (1.72%) Python
7 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) CBAP
1 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.72%) Degree
1 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (3.45%) Control-M
2 1 (1.72%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.72%) Puppet
2 1 (1.72%) StatsD
2 1 (1.72%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 12 (20.69%) Oracle
2 5 (8.62%) IBM
3 4 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.45%) Twitter
4 2 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (1.72%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.72%) FatWire
5 1 (1.72%) VMware
5 1 (1.72%) Planview
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