Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 59 49
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10 +4
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 41 22 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.43% 2.06% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 2.46% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 15
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% -15.15%
10th Percentile £305 £285 £286
90th Percentile £506 £423 £460
Scotland median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% -9.64%
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 1,030 896 1,159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 86.05% 83.74% 79.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 470 632
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £261 £213 £207
90th Percentile £488 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 14 12
Glasgow median hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -7.69% +62.50%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.50 £13.28
90th Percentile £36.50 £48.73 £48.28
Scotland median hourly rate £21.50 £19.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year +10.26% -40.00% +43.23%

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 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 37 (90.24%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) User Stories
3 12 (29.27%) SDLC
4 11 (26.83%) Linux
4 11 (26.83%) Finance
4 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (24.39%) CRM
6 9 (21.95%) Java
6 9 (21.95%) Project Management
6 9 (21.95%) Relational Database
7 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
7 8 (19.51%) Scrum
8 7 (17.07%) Migration
8 7 (17.07%) Systems Analysis
8 7 (17.07%) Business Analysis
8 7 (17.07%) JIRA
8 7 (17.07%) Web Services
8 7 (17.07%) HTTP
8 7 (17.07%) Confluence
9 6 (14.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 6 (14.63%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
9 6 (14.63%) Degree
9 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
10 5 (12.20%) Java EE
10 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
10 5 (12.20%) UML
10 5 (12.20%) Oracle
10 5 (12.20%) SOA
10 5 (12.20%) Data Integration

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 7 (17.07%) Confluence
2 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.32%) CMS
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.44%) IIS
5 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.44%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (7.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.32%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (7.32%) GitHub
3 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) HTTP
2 4 (9.76%) DNS
2 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.32%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (7.32%) SSL
4 1 (2.44%) DHCP
4 1 (2.44%) Firewall
4 1 (2.44%) SAN
4 1 (2.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) Relational Database
2 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.76%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.44%) Data Mart
6 1 (2.44%) DataStage
6 1 (2.44%) MySQL
6 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.44%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) JIRA
2 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.88%) HP UFT
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Analyst
2 13 (31.71%) Business Analyst
3 6 (14.63%) Designer
4 5 (12.20%) Architect
4 5 (12.20%) Salesforce Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Salesforce Business Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
6 3 (7.32%) Developer
6 3 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Designer
6 3 (7.32%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (4.88%) HR Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) HR Business Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) ICT Manager
7 2 (4.88%) ICT Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) Web Services
2 5 (12.20%) Java EE
3 4 (9.76%) JSON
3 4 (9.76%) RESTful
3 4 (9.76%) SOAP
3 4 (9.76%) XML
4 3 (7.32%) .NET
4 3 (7.32%) CSS
4 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
4 3 (7.32%) jQuery
4 3 (7.32%) REST
4 3 (7.32%) Spring
5 2 (4.88%) JSP
6 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.44%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.44%) CSS3
6 1 (2.44%) HTML
6 1 (2.44%) HTML5
6 1 (2.44%) React
6 1 (2.44%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.44%) Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.44%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.83%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Mac OS X
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.88%) AIX
3 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Solaris
3 2 (4.88%) Unix
4 1 (2.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (90.24%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) User Stories
3 12 (29.27%) SDLC
4 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (24.39%) CRM
6 9 (21.95%) Project Management
7 8 (19.51%) Scrum
8 7 (17.07%) Business Analysis
8 7 (17.07%) Migration
8 7 (17.07%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (14.63%) Software Engineering
10 5 (12.20%) Data Integration
10 5 (12.20%) Data Migration
10 5 (12.20%) SOA
10 5 (12.20%) UML
11 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
11 4 (9.76%) Use Case
11 4 (9.76%) Web Development
12 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) Java
2 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.32%) C#
4 2 (4.88%) SQL
5 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) ISEB
2 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) PSD2
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
2 1 (2.44%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Ansible
2 2 (4.88%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.44%) SCCM
3 1 (2.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (12.20%) Oracle
3 3 (7.32%) VMware
4 2 (4.88%) Capita
4 2 (4.88%) Citrix
4 2 (4.88%) HP
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.44%) Cognos
5 1 (2.44%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (2.44%) SAP
5 1 (2.44%) Veritas