Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for Waterfall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Waterfall over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Waterfall Model
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 68 59
Rank change year-on-year -1 -9 +23
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 27 17 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.08% 1.52% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 1.84% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 18
Glasgow median daily rate £425 £320 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.02% -8.71% -3.45%
10th Percentile £341 £263 £310
90th Percentile £498 £478 £397
Scotland median daily rate £415 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +3.75% +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Waterfall is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1115 922 1385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 85.77% 82.62% 81.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 487 736
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -2.78%
10th Percentile £258 £217 £226
90th Percentile £500 £450 £475
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +7.64% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 15 25
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £33.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -37.70% +82.22%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £33.75 £44.65 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +19.05% -16.00% +11.11%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Waterfall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Glasgow

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Waterfall in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Glasgow

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Glasgow over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Finance
3 7 (25.93%) CRM
3 7 (25.93%) Migration
3 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
3 7 (25.93%) User Stories
4 6 (22.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 6 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (18.52%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Data Migration
5 5 (18.52%) Data Integration
6 4 (14.81%) Degree
6 4 (14.81%) JIRA
6 4 (14.81%) Confluence
6 4 (14.81%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (11.11%) Project Management
7 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 3 (11.11%) Banking
7 3 (11.11%) Change Management
7 3 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
7 3 (11.11%) QA
7 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Data Mapping
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 2 (7.41%) Analytics
8 2 (7.41%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (7.41%) P3M3
8 2 (7.41%) Legal

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (14.81%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) Ingres
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Salesforce Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Salesforce Business Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Change Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) HR Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) HR Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) ICT Manager
5 2 (7.41%) ICT Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) QA Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Quality Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Risk Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Banking Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Business Change Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Migration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.70%) Spring
1 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) AIX
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Solaris
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Business Analysis
2 7 (25.93%) CRM
2 7 (25.93%) Migration
2 7 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (25.93%) User Stories
3 5 (18.52%) Data Integration
3 5 (18.52%) Data Migration
3 5 (18.52%) Systems Analysis
4 3 (11.11%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (11.11%) Change Management
4 3 (11.11%) Data Mapping
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 3 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (7.41%) Analytics
5 2 (7.41%) P3M3
5 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
5 2 (7.41%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Java
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) ISEB
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (11.11%) QA
3 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.70%) MiFID
3 1 (3.70%) PSD2
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) FNZ
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat