The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 91 99 104
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 30 37 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.38% 1.16% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 1.40% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 16
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £540 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £30.16 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+19.59% -47.54%
Waterfall
UK

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
1776 2634 2149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 81.62% 82.26% 77.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1069 1383 1170
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.13% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 54 41
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.98 £12.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +23 23 £400 - 1
Glasgow -9 5 £320 -8.71% 3
West Lothian +3 1 £260 -51.85%
Waterfall
UK

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 65 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (33.85%) SDLC
3 20 (30.77%) Project Management
4 18 (27.69%) Finance
5 16 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (23.08%) Scrum
6 15 (23.08%) CRM
7 14 (21.54%) SQL
7 14 (21.54%) Oracle
7 14 (21.54%) PRINCE2
8 12 (18.46%) XML
8 12 (18.46%) Banking
9 10 (15.38%) Oracle Database
10 9 (13.85%) Jenkins
10 9 (13.85%) HP Quality Center
10 9 (13.85%) Hudson
10 9 (13.85%) Kanban
10 9 (13.85%) TDD
10 9 (13.85%) Validation
10 9 (13.85%) HP
11 8 (12.31%) Unix
11 8 (12.31%) XML Messaging
11 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (12.31%) Functional Testing
11 8 (12.31%) BDD
11 8 (12.31%) API Testing
12 7 (10.77%) Defect Management
12 7 (10.77%) Disclosure Scotland
13 6 (9.23%) Configuration Management
13 6 (9.23%) Change Management

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 4 (6.15%) CMS
2 3 (4.62%) Drupal
2 3 (4.62%) SAS
3 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.08%) WordPress
4 1 (1.54%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Project
2 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.08%) Edge Animate
3 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.54%) DOC1
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) SaaS
2 3 (4.62%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.62%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.62%) IaaS
2 3 (4.62%) PaaS
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.08%) Route 53
3 2 (3.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) Internet
2 2 (3.08%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.54%) DNS
3 1 (1.54%) HTTP
3 1 (1.54%) SSL
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (6.15%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.08%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.54%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.54%) Big Data
5 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.54%) QlikView
5 1 (1.54%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Hudson
1 9 (13.85%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.08%) Ant
2 2 (3.08%) Maven
2 2 (3.08%) Subversion
3 1 (1.54%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.54%) JUnit
3 1 (1.54%) Mockito
3 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (27.69%) Finance
2 12 (18.46%) Banking
3 6 (9.23%) Billing
3 6 (9.23%) Retail
4 5 (7.69%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.08%) Law
5 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.54%) Back Office
6 1 (1.54%) Electronics
6 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.54%) Marketing
6 1 (1.54%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.54%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (40.00%) Analyst
2 12 (18.46%) Business Analyst
3 9 (13.85%) Scrum Master
4 8 (12.31%) Project Manager
5 7 (10.77%) Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) Consultant
6 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (4.62%) PMO Planner
6 3 (4.62%) Project Planner
6 3 (4.62%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.08%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Data Business Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Financial Services Project Manager
7 2 (3.08%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.46%) XML
2 8 (12.31%) XML Messaging
3 4 (6.15%) Web Services
4 3 (4.62%) CSS
4 3 (4.62%) HTML
5 2 (3.08%) Flash
5 2 (3.08%) jQuery
5 2 (3.08%) SOAP
5 2 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.54%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.54%) Apache CXF
6 1 (1.54%) CSS3
6 1 (1.54%) DOM
6 1 (1.54%) HTML5
6 1 (1.54%) Middleware
6 1 (1.54%) REST
6 1 (1.54%) SAP PI
6 1 (1.54%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.54%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.08%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.54%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.54%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.54%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
4 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Unix
2 3 (4.62%) Linux
3 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (33.85%) SDLC
3 20 (30.77%) Project Management
4 16 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (23.08%) CRM
5 15 (23.08%) Scrum
6 14 (21.54%) PRINCE2
7 9 (13.85%) Kanban
7 9 (13.85%) TDD
7 9 (13.85%) Validation
8 8 (12.31%) API Testing
8 8 (12.31%) BDD
8 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (12.31%) Functional Testing
9 7 (10.77%) Defect Management
10 6 (9.23%) Business Analysis
10 6 (9.23%) Configuration Management
10 6 (9.23%) Supply Chain Management
10 6 (9.23%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (9.23%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.54%) SQL
2 4 (6.15%) Java
2 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.08%) Python
4 1 (1.54%) C#
4 1 (1.54%) C++
4 1 (1.54%) Perl
4 1 (1.54%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) ISEB
2 1 (1.54%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) HNC
2 1 (1.54%) HND
2 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.08%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.08%) QA
3 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (13.85%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (3.08%) Puppet
2 2 (3.08%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.54%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 14 (21.54%) Oracle
2 9 (13.85%) HP
3 3 (4.62%) SAP
4 2 (3.08%) Adobe
4 2 (3.08%) IBM
4 2 (3.08%) Remedy
4 2 (3.08%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.54%) Cognos
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.54%) Perforce
5 1 (1.54%) Sybase
5 1 (1.54%) Tableau
5 1 (1.54%) VocaLink
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