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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 63 58
Rank change year-on-year +10 -5  
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 14 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 2.14% 1.14% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 1.42% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 5
Median daily rate £435 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.00% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £300 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £300 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 543 564 749
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 83.15% 80.57% 83.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 340 389
Median daily rate £380 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.29% +2.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 29
Median hourly rate £25.00 £43.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.86% +19.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £43.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow citing Waterfall as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Change Management
2 7 (30.43%) SDLC
3 6 (26.09%) Finance
4 5 (21.74%) Project Management
5 4 (17.39%) Use Case
5 4 (17.39%) Business Change Management
5 4 (17.39%) SOA
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.04%) Java
6 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
6 3 (13.04%) SQL
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle
6 3 (13.04%) CSS
6 3 (13.04%) JSP
6 3 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (13.04%) Java EE
7 2 (8.70%) Degree
7 2 (8.70%) JSTL
7 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
7 2 (8.70%) QA
7 2 (8.70%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (8.70%) Jython
7 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (8.70%) Groovy

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 3 (13.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (8.70%) CMS
2 2 (8.70%) GlassFish
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
1 5 (21.74%) Risk Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Change Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Designer
2 3 (13.04%) IT Manager
2 3 (13.04%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) QA Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Quality Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (4.35%) IT Development Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Designer
4 1 (4.35%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) CSS
1 3 (13.04%) Java EE
1 3 (13.04%) JSP
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Felix
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Sling
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) JRuby
2 2 (8.70%) JSTL
2 2 (8.70%) REST
2 2 (8.70%) Servlets
2 2 (8.70%) SOAP
2 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
3 1 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Unix
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (30.43%) Change Management
2 7 (30.43%) SDLC
3 5 (21.74%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) Business Change Management
4 4 (17.39%) SOA
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) Use Case
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
6 2 (8.70%) Content Management
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 2 (8.70%) MVC
6 2 (8.70%) P3M3
6 2 (8.70%) People Management
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
6 2 (8.70%) UML
7 1 (4.35%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
1 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) Groovy
2 2 (8.70%) Jython
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (8.70%) PMO
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
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