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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 90 94 87
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 35 23 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.31% 0.96% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 1.32% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 12
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£428 £390 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.61% +4.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £338 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £400 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £77.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-59.43% +138.46%
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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
2084 1737 1447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 77.82% 72.47% 69.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1162 881 755
Average daily rate £395 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 26 19
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.93 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.37% -55.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.22 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £180.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 6 March 2015.

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 6 March 2015. 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 +16 25 £430 +23.29% 1
Edinburgh -1 9 £425 +8.97% 4
Stirling -10 1 - -
Midlothian - - - -
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Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 73 (94.81%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (27.27%) SQL
2 21 (27.27%) Finance
3 17 (22.08%) Java
4 16 (20.78%) Oracle
5 14 (18.18%) Banking
5 14 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 12 (15.58%) JavaScript
6 12 (15.58%) Web Services
6 12 (15.58%) OO
6 12 (15.58%) SOA
6 12 (15.58%) Software Testing
7 11 (14.29%) Linux
8 10 (12.99%) Scrum
8 10 (12.99%) UML
8 10 (12.99%) UNIX
9 9 (11.69%) XML
9 9 (11.69%) PL/SQL
9 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
9 9 (11.69%) Workflow
9 9 (11.69%) Business Analysis
9 9 (11.69%) Relational Database
10 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database
10 8 (10.39%) jQuery
10 8 (10.39%) Programme Management
10 8 (10.39%) Project Management
10 8 (10.39%) CSS
10 8 (10.39%) WebLogic
10 8 (10.39%) RUP
11 7 (9.09%) HTTP

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 8 (10.39%) WebLogic
2 6 (7.79%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.49%) GlassFish
3 5 (6.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (6.49%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (3.90%) WordPress
4 3 (3.90%) nginx
4 3 (3.90%) JBoss
4 3 (3.90%) Apache
5 2 (2.60%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (2.60%) CMS
6 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.30%) SAS
6 1 (1.30%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (2.60%) MS Project
1 2 (2.60%) MS Office
1 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.30%) PaaS
1 1 (1.30%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) HTTP
2 2 (2.60%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.30%) SSL
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
3 1 (1.30%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) SQL Server
1 9 (11.69%) Relational Database
2 8 (10.39%) Oracle Database
3 7 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (7.79%) RDBMS
5 5 (6.49%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (6.49%) MySQL
6 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (3.90%) PeopleTools
2 3 (3.90%) Maven
2 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.60%) PVCS
3 2 (2.60%) ClearCase
3 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.60%) FitNesse
3 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.60%) Jasmine
3 2 (2.60%) Subversion
4 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.30%) JBehave
4 1 (1.30%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.30%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.30%) Selenium
4 1 (1.30%) JIRA
4 1 (1.30%) JMeter
General
1 21 (27.27%) Finance
2 14 (18.18%) Banking
3 1 (1.30%) Retail
3 1 (1.30%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.30%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.30%) Marketing
3 1 (1.30%) Front Office
3 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (25.97%) Developer
1 20 (25.97%) Analyst
2 17 (22.08%) Business Analyst
3 13 (16.88%) Architect
4 11 (14.29%) Business Architect
5 7 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 6 (7.79%) Project Manager
6 6 (7.79%) Designer
7 5 (6.49%) Solutions Designer
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Designer
9 3 (3.90%) Senior Architect
9 3 (3.90%) Senior Business Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Software Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) PeopleSoft Developer
10 2 (2.60%) Software Configuration Manager
10 2 (2.60%) Senior Tester
10 2 (2.60%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.60%) Configuration Manager
10 2 (2.60%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.58%) Web Services
2 9 (11.69%) XML
3 8 (10.39%) CSS
3 8 (10.39%) jQuery
4 7 (9.09%) Spring
4 7 (9.09%) Java EE
4 7 (9.09%) HTML
5 6 (7.79%) JSON
6 5 (6.49%) JRuby
6 5 (6.49%) Java EE 5
6 5 (6.49%) HTML5
6 5 (6.49%) JSP
6 5 (6.49%) Oracle ADF
6 5 (6.49%) Hibernate
7 4 (5.19%) .NET
8 3 (3.90%) SOAP
8 3 (3.90%) RESTful
8 3 (3.90%) CSS3
8 3 (3.90%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (3.90%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.09%) Reference Data
2 6 (7.79%) User Experience
3 4 (5.19%) Open Source
4 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.60%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.30%) W3C
6 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.29%) Linux
2 10 (12.99%) UNIX
3 6 (7.79%) Windows
4 3 (3.90%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.60%) AIX
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (94.81%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 12 (15.58%) OO
3 12 (15.58%) SOA
3 12 (15.58%) Software Testing
4 10 (12.99%) UML
4 10 (12.99%) Scrum
5 9 (11.69%) Workflow
5 9 (11.69%) Business Analysis
6 8 (10.39%) Programme Management
6 8 (10.39%) RUP
6 8 (10.39%) Project Management
7 7 (9.09%) Performance Testing
7 7 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 6 (7.79%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (7.79%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (7.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (6.49%) OOD
9 5 (6.49%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.49%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (27.27%) SQL
2 17 (22.08%) Java
3 12 (15.58%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.69%) PL/SQL
5 5 (6.49%) Groovy
5 5 (6.49%) Jython
6 3 (3.90%) PHP5
6 3 (3.90%) PHP
6 3 (3.90%) C#
6 3 (3.90%) C++
7 2 (2.60%) VB
7 2 (2.60%) VB6
7 2 (2.60%) PeopleCode
7 2 (2.60%) SQR
8 1 (1.30%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.30%) Python
8 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.60%) ISEB
1 2 (2.60%) VCP4
2 1 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.30%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.60%) Control-M
2 1 (1.30%) Ganglia
2 1 (1.30%) Puppet
2 1 (1.30%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.30%) StatsD
2 1 (1.30%) Graphite
Vendors
1 16 (20.78%) Oracle
2 4 (5.19%) IBM
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.90%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (2.60%) HP
4 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.30%) VMware
5 1 (1.30%) Planview
5 1 (1.30%) Pega
5 1 (1.30%) Coverity
5 1 (1.30%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.30%) Business Objects
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