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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 87 101 105
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 37 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.32% 0.87% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 1.27% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 0
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£375 £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 - £50.00
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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
2065 1730 1640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 73.72% 68.71% 67.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1137 852 817
Average daily rate £380 £370 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 59 65
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £9.25 £13.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +3 16 £363 -4.60% 1
Edinburgh -8 9 £420 -6.77% 5
Dundee - - - -
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Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 78 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (35.80%) XML
3 24 (29.63%) Java
3 24 (29.63%) Linux
3 24 (29.63%) Project Management
4 17 (20.99%) Finance
4 17 (20.99%) SOA
4 17 (20.99%) HTTP
5 16 (19.75%) HTML
6 15 (18.52%) Workflow
6 15 (18.52%) JSON
7 14 (17.28%) HTML5
7 14 (17.28%) JavaScript
7 14 (17.28%) Web Services
8 13 (16.05%) CSS
8 13 (16.05%) Scrum
8 13 (16.05%) Banking
9 12 (14.81%) SQL
9 12 (14.81%) JBoss
9 12 (14.81%) Mentoring
9 12 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (13.58%) Release Management
10 11 (13.58%) CSS3
10 11 (13.58%) Open Source
10 11 (13.58%) Windows
10 11 (13.58%) Oracle
10 11 (13.58%) TDD
10 11 (13.58%) Maven
11 10 (12.35%) Hibernate
11 10 (12.35%) Spring

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 12 (14.81%) JBoss
2 4 (4.94%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (3.70%) Adobe CQ
3 3 (3.70%) CMS
4 2 (2.47%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.47%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.23%) IIS
5 1 (1.23%) Apache
5 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Office
2 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.23%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.23%) PaaS
2 1 (1.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.99%) HTTP
2 3 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.70%) SSL
2 3 (3.70%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (2.47%) Internet
4 1 (1.23%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.17%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.47%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.47%) MySQL
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (13.58%) Maven
2 8 (9.88%) Eclipse
3 5 (6.17%) Subversion
4 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.47%) Zephyr
5 2 (2.47%) Toad
5 2 (2.47%) JIRA
5 2 (2.47%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.23%) PeopleTools
6 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.23%) PVCS
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.23%) Jasmine
General
1 17 (20.99%) Finance
2 13 (16.05%) Banking
3 6 (7.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.23%) French Language
5 1 (1.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (44.44%) Developer
2 20 (24.69%) Analyst
3 15 (18.52%) Java Developer
4 14 (17.28%) Business Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) Web Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.94%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Designer
11 3 (3.70%) Tester
11 3 (3.70%) Test Manager
11 3 (3.70%) Test Analyst
11 3 (3.70%) Lead Developer
12 2 (2.47%) Solutions Designer
12 2 (2.47%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (35.80%) XML
2 16 (19.75%) HTML
3 15 (18.52%) JSON
4 14 (17.28%) HTML5
4 14 (17.28%) Web Services
5 13 (16.05%) CSS
6 11 (13.58%) CSS3
7 10 (12.35%) Hibernate
7 10 (12.35%) Spring
8 9 (11.11%) SOAP
8 9 (11.11%) Java EE
9 8 (9.88%) RESTful
10 7 (8.64%) Drools
10 7 (8.64%) XSLT
11 5 (6.17%) jBPM
12 4 (4.94%) Apache OpenJPA
12 4 (4.94%) Apache CXF
12 4 (4.94%) OSGi
12 4 (4.94%) .NET
13 3 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.58%) Open Source
2 8 (9.88%) Reference Data
3 6 (7.41%) FMCG
3 6 (7.41%) User Experience
4 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.47%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.47%) AS400
4 2 (2.47%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.23%) W3C
5 1 (1.23%) Derivative
5 1 (1.23%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.23%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.23%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 24 (29.63%) Linux
2 11 (13.58%) Windows
3 10 (12.35%) Mac OS X
4 5 (6.17%) UNIX
5 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (29.63%) Project Management
3 17 (20.99%) SOA
4 15 (18.52%) Workflow
5 13 (16.05%) Scrum
6 12 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (14.81%) Mentoring
7 11 (13.58%) Release Management
7 11 (13.58%) TDD
8 10 (12.35%) Business Analysis
9 9 (11.11%) RUP
9 9 (11.11%) Web Development
10 8 (9.88%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (9.88%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (9.88%) Business Transformation
11 7 (8.64%) Web Accessibility
11 7 (8.64%) System Testing
11 7 (8.64%) Dependency Management
12 6 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
12 6 (7.41%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 24 (29.63%) Java
2 14 (17.28%) JavaScript
3 12 (14.81%) SQL
4 6 (7.41%) PL/SQL
5 5 (6.17%) C#
6 2 (2.47%) C++
6 2 (2.47%) Perl
6 2 (2.47%) Jython
6 2 (2.47%) Groovy
6 2 (2.47%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.23%) VBA
7 1 (1.23%) PeopleCode
7 1 (1.23%) SQR
7 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.23%) PHP
7 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.23%) CBAP
3 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) EMIR
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.23%) Puppet
2 1 (1.23%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.23%) StatsD
2 1 (1.23%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 11 (13.58%) Oracle
2 4 (4.94%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.47%) IBM
4 2 (2.47%) Twitter
5 1 (1.23%) FatWire
5 1 (1.23%) VMware
5 1 (1.23%) PeopleSoft
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