The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Velocity
South East / Berkshire
Rank 93 121 124
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +3
Contract jobs citing Velocity 8 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.41% 0.041% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.96% 0.20% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £406 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
- +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
409 504 528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 21.19% 20.74% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 298 295
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 7
Median hourly rate £50.00 £28.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.43% -16.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.60 £14.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £175.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Velocity as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Velocity Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Velocity
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Velocity across the Berkshire region.

Velocity Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Velocity
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Velocity across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Velocity Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Velocity
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 4 £375 -
Bracknell - 1 £513 -
Velocity
South East

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Velocity 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
2 8 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 8 (50.00%) Subversion
2 8 (50.00%) Spring
2 8 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
2 8 (50.00%) JIRA
2 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (50.00%) Groovy
2 8 (50.00%) Scala
2 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) Java
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (50.00%) Servlets
2 8 (50.00%) XML
2 8 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (50.00%) Open Source
2 8 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 8 (50.00%) Gradle
2 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (50.00%) GitHub
3 7 (43.75%) Functional Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Scrum
3 7 (43.75%) Quality Management
3 7 (43.75%) J2EE
3 7 (43.75%) Kanban
4 5 (31.25%) Alfresco
4 5 (31.25%) GigaSpaces

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (31.25%) Alfresco
2 5 (31.25%) Apache
2 5 (31.25%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (6.25%) CallidusCloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) MS Access
3 2 (12.50%) Power BI
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Gradle
1 8 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (50.00%) JIRA
1 8 (50.00%) Subversion
2 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
2 5 (31.25%) IntelliJ
General
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
1 8 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Java Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum Master
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Data Migration Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Data Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) DBA
4 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) ETL Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
1 8 (50.00%) Servlets
1 8 (50.00%) Spring
1 8 (50.00%) XML
2 7 (43.75%) J2EE
3 5 (31.25%) JSR 168
3 5 (31.25%) Struts
3 5 (31.25%) XHTML
3 5 (31.25%) XSLT
4 3 (18.75%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Extraction
1 2 (12.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (50.00%) Extreme Programming
2 8 (50.00%) Open Source
2 8 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
2 8 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 7 (43.75%) Functional Testing
3 7 (43.75%) Kanban
3 7 (43.75%) Quality Management
3 7 (43.75%) Scrum
4 5 (31.25%) MVC
4 5 (31.25%) User Stories
4 5 (31.25%) Waterfall
5 3 (18.75%) ETL
5 3 (18.75%) Microservices
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Groovy
1 8 (50.00%) Java
1 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (50.00%) Scala
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) GigaSpaces
2 2 (12.50%) Callidus
2 2 (12.50%) NetSuite
3 1 (6.25%) Cognos
3 1 (6.25%) Hyperion
3 1 (6.25%) Marketo
3 1 (6.25%) Tableau