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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 83 91 96
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 36 42 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.82% 1.45% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 1.84% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 25 13
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £291 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £408
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +83.33%
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
1589 2285 2196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.41% 79.09% 77.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 1208 1223
Median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 39 24
Median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £16.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +20 21 £450 +50.00% 3
Glasgow +1 12 £320 -8.71% 1
West Lothian -2 2 £425 +4.29%
Waterfall
UK

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 December 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%) Scrum
3 21 (32.31%) PRINCE2
4 20 (30.77%) Project Management
5 18 (27.69%) SQL
5 18 (27.69%) SDLC
6 15 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (23.08%) Kanban
6 15 (23.08%) Hudson
6 15 (23.08%) Jenkins
6 15 (23.08%) TDD
7 14 (21.54%) Oracle
7 14 (21.54%) BDD
8 13 (20.00%) CRM
9 12 (18.46%) XML
9 12 (18.46%) HP
10 10 (15.38%) Java
10 10 (15.38%) Finance
10 10 (15.38%) Oracle Database
10 10 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
10 10 (15.38%) Continuous Deployment
11 9 (13.85%) API Testing
11 9 (13.85%) Defect Management
11 9 (13.85%) Agile Project Management
11 9 (13.85%) Functional Testing
11 9 (13.85%) Validation
12 8 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (12.31%) XML Messaging
12 8 (12.31%) Banking
12 8 (12.31%) Unix

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%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) JBoss
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Edge Animate
1 2 (3.08%) MS Project
2 1 (1.54%) EngageOne
2 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) SaaS
2 4 (6.15%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.62%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.62%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (4.62%) Amazon S3
3 3 (4.62%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.62%) IaaS
3 3 (4.62%) PaaS
4 2 (3.08%) Route 53
4 2 (3.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.62%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (3.08%) DNS
2 2 (3.08%) HTTP
2 2 (3.08%) Internet
2 2 (3.08%) SSL
2 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) Oracle Database
2 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.08%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.54%) Base SAS
5 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
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 15 (23.08%) Hudson
1 15 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.69%) Maven
3 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.08%) Ant
4 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.08%) LoadRunner
4 2 (3.08%) Subversion
5 1 (1.54%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.54%) JUnit
5 1 (1.54%) Mockito
5 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (15.38%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Retail
3 3 (4.62%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.08%) Law
4 2 (3.08%) Marketing
4 2 (3.08%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Back Office
5 1 (1.54%) Billing
5 1 (1.54%) Electronics
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.54%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.54%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (30.77%) Analyst
2 17 (26.15%) Scrum Master
3 8 (12.31%) Developer
4 7 (10.77%) Test Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Agile Scrum Master
7 3 (4.62%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Consultant
7 3 (4.62%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Tester
8 2 (3.08%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Performance Tester
8 2 (3.08%) Release Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Release Manager
8 2 (3.08%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (18.46%) XML
2 8 (12.31%) XML Messaging
3 6 (9.23%) HTML
4 5 (7.69%) Web Services
5 4 (6.15%) HTML5
6 3 (4.62%) CSS
6 3 (4.62%) J2EE
7 2 (3.08%) Flash
7 2 (3.08%) jQuery
7 2 (3.08%) SOAP
7 2 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.54%) Apache Camel
8 1 (1.54%) Apache CXF
8 1 (1.54%) CSS3
8 1 (1.54%) Middleware
8 1 (1.54%) REST
8 1 (1.54%) SAP PI
8 1 (1.54%) Spring Boot
8 1 (1.54%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.08%) Credit Risk
2 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.54%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.54%) e-Learning
3 1 (1.54%) User Experience
3 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Unix
2 7 (10.77%) Linux
3 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (33.85%) Scrum
3 21 (32.31%) PRINCE2
4 20 (30.77%) Project Management
5 18 (27.69%) SDLC
6 15 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (23.08%) Kanban
6 15 (23.08%) TDD
7 14 (21.54%) BDD
8 13 (20.00%) CRM
9 10 (15.38%) Continuous Deployment
10 9 (13.85%) Agile Project Management
10 9 (13.85%) API Testing
10 9 (13.85%) Defect Management
10 9 (13.85%) Functional Testing
10 9 (13.85%) Validation
11 8 (12.31%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (9.23%) ITIL
12 6 (9.23%) Release Management
13 5 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.69%) SQL
2 10 (15.38%) Java
3 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 5 (7.69%) Python
4 3 (4.62%) C#
5 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.54%) C
6 1 (1.54%) C++
6 1 (1.54%) Perl
6 1 (1.54%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) ISEB
1 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.54%) HNC
2 1 (1.54%) HND
2 1 (1.54%) IISP
2 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.08%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.08%) QA
3 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Docker
2 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.08%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (3.08%) OpenView
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 12 (18.46%) HP
3 3 (4.62%) Atlassian
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft
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%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.54%) Perforce
5 1 (1.54%) Sybase
5 1 (1.54%) Twitter
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