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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
UK / Scotland
Rank 89 50 85
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +35
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 21 84 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.19% 3.29% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 4.00% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 48 31
Median daily rate £350 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -10.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £600 £450
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 £45.00 £52.50 £17.66
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +197.28%

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
1481 2101 2186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 84.15% 82.39% 80.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 1124 1239
Median daily rate £388 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 37
Median hourly rate £45.00 £31.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £15.25 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £49.41 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Glasgow -5 11 £325 -19.75% 2
Edinburgh -32 6 £360 -5.26% 2
West Lothian -2 4 £423 +48.42%
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Waterfall
UK

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 56 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (37.50%) Project Management
3 15 (26.79%) SQL
3 15 (26.79%) PRINCE2
4 14 (25.00%) Java
4 14 (25.00%) Scrum
4 14 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 13 (23.21%) Linux
6 12 (21.43%) Finance
6 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (19.64%) SDLC
8 10 (17.86%) Hudson
8 10 (17.86%) Kanban
8 10 (17.86%) BDD
8 10 (17.86%) TDD
8 10 (17.86%) UML
8 10 (17.86%) HTML
9 8 (14.29%) Python
9 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (14.29%) DevOps
9 8 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
10 7 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
10 7 (12.50%) Maven
10 7 (12.50%) CRM
11 6 (10.71%) SOA
11 6 (10.71%) HP
11 6 (10.71%) OO
11 6 (10.71%) C#
11 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
11 6 (10.71%) Telecoms

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 (7.14%) CMS
2 2 (3.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (3.57%) Drupal
2 2 (3.57%) GlassFish
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (3.57%) WordPress
3 1 (1.79%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) JBoss
3 1 (1.79%) SAS
3 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Project
2 2 (3.57%) Edge Animate
2 2 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.79%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.36%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.36%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (5.36%) Amazon S3
2 3 (5.36%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.36%) IaaS
2 3 (5.36%) PaaS
2 3 (5.36%) SaaS
3 2 (3.57%) Route 53
3 2 (3.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (3.57%) DNS
2 2 (3.57%) HTTP
2 2 (3.57%) SSL
2 2 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) SQLite
3 2 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (3.57%) MySQL
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (17.86%) Hudson
3 7 (12.50%) Maven
4 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.14%) Subversion
5 3 (5.36%) LoadRunner
5 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.79%) Ant
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 6 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.93%) Marketing
4 2 (3.57%) Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Electronics
5 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Analyst
2 12 (21.43%) Scrum Master
3 8 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.71%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Java Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (8.93%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Tester
7 3 (5.36%) Agile Scrum Master
7 3 (5.36%) Performance Tester
7 3 (5.36%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Development Manager
8 2 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Release Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Release Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) HTML
2 6 (10.71%) HTML5
3 5 (8.93%) Web Services
4 4 (7.14%) CSS
4 4 (7.14%) J2EE
4 4 (7.14%) XML
5 2 (3.57%) Apache Felix
5 2 (3.57%) Apache Sling
5 2 (3.57%) Flash
5 2 (3.57%) Java EE
5 2 (3.57%) jQuery
5 2 (3.57%) JRuby
5 2 (3.57%) JSP
5 2 (3.57%) JSTL
5 2 (3.57%) REST
5 2 (3.57%) Servlets
5 2 (3.57%) SOAP
5 2 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (3.57%) XML Messaging
6 1 (1.79%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Linux
2 4 (7.14%) Windows
3 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (3.57%) Unix
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (37.50%) Project Management
3 15 (26.79%) PRINCE2
4 14 (25.00%) Scrum
5 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (19.64%) SDLC
7 10 (17.86%) BDD
7 10 (17.86%) Kanban
7 10 (17.86%) TDD
7 10 (17.86%) UML
8 8 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
8 8 (14.29%) DevOps
8 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
9 7 (12.50%) CRM
10 6 (10.71%) OO
10 6 (10.71%) SOA
10 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
10 6 (10.71%) Use Case
11 5 (8.93%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) SQL
2 14 (25.00%) Java
3 8 (14.29%) Python
4 6 (10.71%) C#
5 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.57%) C
6 2 (3.57%) Groovy
6 2 (3.57%) Jython
7 1 (1.79%) C++
7 1 (1.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
1 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.79%) HNC
2 1 (1.79%) HND
2 1 (1.79%) IISP
2 1 (1.79%) ISEB
2 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Docker
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (5.36%) HP SiteScope
1 3 (5.36%) OpenView
2 2 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Atlassian
1 6 (10.71%) HP
2 5 (8.93%) Oracle
3 4 (7.14%) Adobe
3 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.79%) Cognos
4 1 (1.79%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.79%) SAP
4 1 (1.79%) Twitter
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