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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 102 106 106
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 36 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.09% 0.76% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 0.97% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 4
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£396 £375 £372
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% +0.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £325 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £430 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.16 £61.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-50.55% +67.12%
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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
2627 2154 1723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 79.70% 78.07% 71.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1360 1096 864
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 30 40
Average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £12.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £156.00 £35.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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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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 +27 24 £350 -9.67% 4
Edinburgh -12 12 £412 +6.19% 5
West Lothian -10 1 £540 +25.58%
Waterfall
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Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 68 (93.15%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (45.21%) Finance
3 23 (31.51%) SDLC
4 18 (24.66%) SQL
5 16 (21.92%) Project Management
6 14 (19.18%) Oracle
7 13 (17.81%) Banking
7 13 (17.81%) Business Analysis
7 13 (17.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (15.07%) UML
9 10 (13.70%) PeopleSoft
9 10 (13.70%) PeopleTools
9 10 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (12.33%) QA
10 9 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (12.33%) Scrum
11 7 (9.59%) ISEB
11 7 (9.59%) HP UFT
11 7 (9.59%) MS Visio
11 7 (9.59%) Java
11 7 (9.59%) ISTQB
11 7 (9.59%) Mentoring
11 7 (9.59%) Relational Database
11 7 (9.59%) Test Scripting
12 6 (8.22%) Test Strategy
12 6 (8.22%) Selenium
12 6 (8.22%) Use Case
12 6 (8.22%) Test Management
12 6 (8.22%) OO
12 6 (8.22%) PeopleCode

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 2 (2.74%) SAS
1 2 (2.74%) Node.js
2 1 (1.37%) WordPress
2 1 (1.37%) nginx
2 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.37%) IIS
2 1 (1.37%) Apache
2 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (9.59%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) HTTP
2 1 (1.37%) CTI
2 1 (1.37%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.59%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.85%) RDBMS
3 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (4.11%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.74%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (2.74%) DataStage
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.74%) BODI
5 2 (2.74%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.37%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (13.70%) PeopleTools
2 7 (9.59%) HP UFT
3 6 (8.22%) Selenium
4 3 (4.11%) Subversion
5 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.74%) Toad
5 2 (2.74%) NUnit
5 2 (2.74%) CruiseControl
5 2 (2.74%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.37%) QUnit
6 1 (1.37%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.37%) Grunt
6 1 (1.37%) JMeter
6 1 (1.37%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.37%) LoadRunner
6 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.37%) Hudson
6 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (45.21%) Finance
2 13 (17.81%) Banking
3 4 (5.48%) Retail
4 3 (4.11%) Legal
4 3 (4.11%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.37%) Front Office
6 1 (1.37%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Advertising
6 1 (1.37%) Publishing
6 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.37%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 33 (45.21%) Analyst
2 25 (34.25%) Business Analyst
3 14 (19.18%) Developer
4 10 (13.70%) PeopleSoft Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Project Manager
6 6 (8.22%) Test Manager
6 6 (8.22%) Test Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) Technical Business Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Automation Tester
7 3 (4.11%) Technical Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Tester
7 3 (4.11%) Technical Project Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Manager
8 2 (2.74%) Software Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (2.74%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (2.74%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.85%) Web Services
1 5 (6.85%) XML
1 5 (6.85%) JSON
2 4 (5.48%) RESTful
2 4 (5.48%) SOAP
2 4 (5.48%) CSS
3 3 (4.11%) .NET
3 3 (4.11%) CSS3
3 3 (4.11%) jQuery
4 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (2.74%) Backbone.js
4 2 (2.74%) WPF
4 2 (2.74%) LINQ
4 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.74%) HTML
4 2 (2.74%) XSLT
4 2 (2.74%) Spring
4 2 (2.74%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.37%) Java EE
5 1 (1.37%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.74%) Client/Server
1 2 (2.74%) Credit Risk
1 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.37%) FMCG
2 1 (1.37%) Social Media
2 1 (1.37%) SWIFT
2 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.37%) User Experience
2 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.37%) Statistics
2 1 (1.37%) Online Banking
2 1 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.85%) Windows
1 5 (6.85%) Linux
2 3 (4.11%) Mac OS X
2 3 (4.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.37%) UNIX
3 1 (1.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (93.15%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.51%) SDLC
3 16 (21.92%) Project Management
4 13 (17.81%) Business Analysis
4 13 (17.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (15.07%) UML
6 10 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (12.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (12.33%) Scrum
8 7 (9.59%) Test Scripting
8 7 (9.59%) Mentoring
9 6 (8.22%) Test Strategy
9 6 (8.22%) Test Management
9 6 (8.22%) Use Case
9 6 (8.22%) OO
10 5 (6.85%) SOA
10 5 (6.85%) PRINCE
10 5 (6.85%) Asset Management
10 5 (6.85%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.66%) SQL
2 7 (9.59%) Java
3 6 (8.22%) PeopleCode
3 6 (8.22%) SQR
4 5 (6.85%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.11%) C#
6 1 (1.37%) PHP
6 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.37%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) ISEB
1 7 (9.59%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.74%) Degree
3 1 (1.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.37%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (19.18%) Oracle
2 10 (13.70%) PeopleSoft
3 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.74%) Sybase
4 2 (2.74%) Cognos
4 2 (2.74%) Trillium
4 2 (2.74%) IBM
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