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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 91 78 98
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 37 38 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.34% 1.56% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 2.21% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 5
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£418 £385 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.44% +5.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £303 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £440 £385
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 £77.50 -
% change year-on-year
-70.96% -
Waterfall
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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
2092 1720 1484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.82% 70.52% 67.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1146 876 773
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 47 31
Average hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £21.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +52.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.57 £9.38 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +1 18 £393 +3.28% 2
Edinburgh -23 13 £436 +11.85% 1
Stirling - 5 £425 -
Dundee - - - -
Waterfall
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Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 61 (93.85%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (27.69%) Finance
3 17 (26.15%) SQL
4 16 (24.62%) Java
5 14 (21.54%) Banking
5 14 (21.54%) Oracle
6 13 (20.00%) SOA
7 9 (13.85%) OO
7 9 (13.85%) RUP
7 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
7 9 (13.85%) XML
7 9 (13.85%) Scrum
7 9 (13.85%) Workflow
7 9 (13.85%) Project Management
7 9 (13.85%) Business Analysis
8 8 (12.31%) Reference Data
8 8 (12.31%) Web Services
8 8 (12.31%) Windows
8 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
8 8 (12.31%) HTML
8 8 (12.31%) UML
9 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database
10 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
10 6 (9.23%) User Experience
10 6 (9.23%) HTML5
10 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (9.23%) Maven
10 6 (9.23%) JSON
10 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (9.23%) JBoss

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 6 (9.23%) JBoss
2 5 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 5 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.15%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (4.62%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (4.62%) CMS
5 2 (3.08%) Apache
5 2 (3.08%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.08%) WordPress
5 2 (3.08%) nginx
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Office
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.08%) MS Project
3 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.54%) PaaS
1 1 (1.54%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.69%) HTTP
2 2 (3.08%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.54%) SSL
3 1 (1.54%) Internet
3 1 (1.54%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) Oracle Database
3 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.08%) MySQL
8 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Maven
2 3 (4.62%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.08%) ClearCase
3 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.08%) PVCS
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (3.08%) FitNesse
3 2 (3.08%) PeopleTools
3 2 (3.08%) Jasmine
3 2 (3.08%) Subversion
4 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.54%) Log4j
4 1 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.54%) JBehave
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.54%) Ant
4 1 (1.54%) JUnit
4 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 18 (27.69%) Finance
2 14 (21.54%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Front Office
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) Developer
2 19 (29.23%) Analyst
3 15 (23.08%) Business Analyst
4 9 (13.85%) Java Developer
5 7 (10.77%) Senior Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Project Manager
7 5 (7.69%) Architect
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Business Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Designer
9 2 (3.08%) Senior Designer
9 2 (3.08%) Agile Project Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Software Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Web Engineer
9 2 (3.08%) Digital Project Manager
9 2 (3.08%) Software Configuration Manager
9 2 (3.08%) PeopleSoft Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) XML
2 8 (12.31%) HTML
2 8 (12.31%) Web Services
3 6 (9.23%) HTML5
3 6 (9.23%) JSON
4 5 (7.69%) jQuery
4 5 (7.69%) .NET
4 5 (7.69%) CSS
4 5 (7.69%) Spring
5 4 (6.15%) Java EE
5 4 (6.15%) OSGi
5 4 (6.15%) Apache OpenJPA
5 4 (6.15%) Apache CXF
5 4 (6.15%) Apache Camel
6 3 (4.62%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (4.62%) Sass
6 3 (4.62%) LESS
6 3 (4.62%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.62%) CSS3
6 3 (4.62%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Reference Data
2 6 (9.23%) User Experience
3 4 (6.15%) Open Source
4 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.08%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.54%) W3C
5 1 (1.54%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Windows
2 6 (9.23%) Linux
2 6 (9.23%) UNIX
3 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.08%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.08%) AIX
5 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (93.85%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.00%) SOA
3 9 (13.85%) Project Management
3 9 (13.85%) OO
3 9 (13.85%) RUP
3 9 (13.85%) Workflow
3 9 (13.85%) Scrum
3 9 (13.85%) Business Analysis
4 8 (12.31%) UML
5 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (9.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (7.69%) Performance Testing
6 5 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 5 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.15%) TDD
7 4 (6.15%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (4.62%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.15%) SQL
2 16 (24.62%) Java
3 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.23%) PL/SQL
5 5 (7.69%) C#
6 3 (4.62%) C++
7 2 (3.08%) PHP
7 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.08%) PHP5
7 2 (3.08%) Groovy
7 2 (3.08%) PeopleCode
7 2 (3.08%) SQR
7 2 (3.08%) Jython
8 1 (1.54%) VB6
8 1 (1.54%) Python
8 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (3.08%) Control-M
2 1 (1.54%) Ganglia
2 1 (1.54%) Puppet
2 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.54%) StatsD
2 1 (1.54%) Graphite
Vendors
1 14 (21.54%) Oracle
2 5 (7.69%) IBM
3 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.15%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.08%) HP
4 2 (3.08%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (3.08%) Twitter
5 1 (1.54%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.54%) FatWire
5 1 (1.54%) VMware
5 1 (1.54%) Planview
5 1 (1.54%) Coverity
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £440 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
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Posted: 27 days ago