Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 65 72
Rank change year-on-year +13 +7 -14
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 70 31 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.08% 2.47% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.52% 2.79% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 16 14
Glasgow median daily rate £508 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.55% +30.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £349 £331 £274
90th Percentile £610 £506 £458
Scotland median daily rate £450 £415 £370
% change year-on-year +8.43% +12.16% +3.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £36.00 - -

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 1,548 1,110 977
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 90.16% 88.31% 85.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 917 621 493
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £213
90th Percentile £538 £506 £463
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.85% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 37 21
Glasgow median hourly rate £26.00 £24.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +14.29% -7.69%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £34.05 £45.75
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +7.14% +7.64%

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 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 50 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (40.00%) Java
3 27 (38.57%) Microservices
4 26 (37.14%) Software Delivery
5 25 (35.71%) SQL
5 25 (35.71%) REST
6 24 (34.29%) SOAP
6 24 (34.29%) Web Services
6 24 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (32.86%) Enterprise Architecture
8 22 (31.43%) Oracle Forms
8 22 (31.43%) PL/SQL
8 22 (31.43%) Oracle
8 22 (31.43%) Salesforce.com
8 22 (31.43%) MongoDB
8 22 (31.43%) NoSQL
8 22 (31.43%) Oracle Database 12c
8 22 (31.43%) Oracle Database
9 20 (28.57%) Data Modelling
10 19 (27.14%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
11 15 (21.43%) Technical Leadership
12 14 (20.00%) Degree
13 10 (14.29%) Workshop Facilitation
13 10 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
13 10 (14.29%) Decision-Making
13 10 (14.29%) Project Management
13 10 (14.29%) Finance
14 9 (12.86%) Technical Architecture
15 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
16 5 (7.14%) Change Management

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 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.86%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (2.86%) Office 365
1 2 (2.86%) PaaS
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Intranet
2 1 (1.43%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (31.43%) MongoDB
1 22 (31.43%) NoSQL
1 22 (31.43%) Oracle Database
1 22 (31.43%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (2.86%) Power BI
2 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (31.43%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.43%) Hudson
3 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.43%) JIRA
3 1 (1.43%) Selenium
3 1 (1.43%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.43%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Publishing
5 1 (1.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (37.14%) Architect
2 19 (27.14%) Analyst
3 15 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (17.14%) Salesforce Analyst
5 10 (14.29%) Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Functional Analyst
5 10 (14.29%) Project Manager
6 9 (12.86%) Configuration Analyst
7 8 (11.43%) Digital Architect
7 8 (11.43%) Senior Architect
7 8 (11.43%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 7 (10.00%) Service Architect
9 6 (8.57%) Business Analyst
10 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 3 (4.29%) Designer
11 3 (4.29%) Salesforce Developer
11 3 (4.29%) Solutions Designer
11 3 (4.29%) Technical Architect
12 2 (2.86%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.71%) REST
2 24 (34.29%) SOAP
2 24 (34.29%) Web Services
3 3 (4.29%) .NET
3 3 (4.29%) HTML
4 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.86%) CSS
4 2 (2.86%) jQuery
5 1 (1.43%) Java EE
5 1 (1.43%) JSON
5 1 (1.43%) RESTful
5 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.86%) PMI
4 1 (1.43%) AS400
4 1 (1.43%) Blog
4 1 (1.43%) iSeries
4 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Linux
1 1 (1.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.57%) Microservices
3 26 (37.14%) Software Delivery
4 24 (34.29%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (32.86%) Enterprise Architecture
6 20 (28.57%) Data Modelling
7 19 (27.14%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
8 15 (21.43%) Technical Leadership
9 10 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
9 10 (14.29%) Decision-Making
9 10 (14.29%) Project Management
9 10 (14.29%) Workshop Facilitation
10 9 (12.86%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (7.14%) Business Analysis
12 5 (7.14%) Change Management
12 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2
12 5 (7.14%) SDLC
13 4 (5.71%) Time Management
14 3 (4.29%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.00%) Java
2 25 (35.71%) SQL
3 22 (31.43%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) PMP
3 2 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.86%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (2.86%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.43%) ISEB
4 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (31.43%) Oracle
1 22 (31.43%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.86%) Nintex
4 1 (1.43%) IBM
4 1 (1.43%) Twitter