The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Velocity
England / East Midlands
Rank - 91 -
Contract jobs citing Velocity 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.33% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +25.00%
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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
436 428 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 29.80% 28.36% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 259 173
Median daily rate £350 £373 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% +14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.66% +64.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Velocity
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Velocity Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Velocity
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Velocity across the East Midlands region.

Velocity Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) Unit Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (88.89%) SonarQube
3 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
3 7 (77.78%) Front End Development
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (77.78%) Backbone.js
3 7 (77.78%) Perforce
3 7 (77.78%) Ajax
3 7 (77.78%) JSON
4 6 (66.67%) HTML
4 6 (66.67%) CSS
4 6 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (66.67%) CSS3
4 6 (66.67%) HTML5
4 6 (66.67%) BDD
4 6 (66.67%) Node.js
4 6 (66.67%) Performance Optimisation
4 6 (66.67%) Grunt
4 6 (66.67%) gulp
5 4 (44.44%) Spring Boot
5 4 (44.44%) Gradle
5 4 (44.44%) JProfiler
5 4 (44.44%) JPA
5 4 (44.44%) OO
5 4 (44.44%) RAD

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
1 8 (88.89%) SonarQube
2 6 (66.67%) Grunt
2 6 (66.67%) gulp
3 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
3 4 (44.44%) Gradle
3 4 (44.44%) IntelliJ
3 4 (44.44%) JProfiler
3 4 (44.44%) JUnit
3 4 (44.44%) Maven
4 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (11.11%) Bitbucket
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) UI Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
4 2 (22.22%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (22.22%) HTML Developer
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Ajax
1 7 (77.78%) AngularJS
1 7 (77.78%) Backbone.js
1 7 (77.78%) JSON
2 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) CSS3
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) HTML5
2 6 (66.67%) Node.js
3 4 (44.44%) Hibernate
3 4 (44.44%) Java EE
3 4 (44.44%) JPA
3 4 (44.44%) Spring
3 4 (44.44%) Spring Boot
4 3 (33.33%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) REST
4 3 (33.33%) SOAP
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) React
5 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Unit Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (77.78%) Front End Development
4 6 (66.67%) BDD
4 6 (66.67%) Performance Optimisation
4 6 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
5 4 (44.44%) OO
5 4 (44.44%) RAD
6 3 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
7 2 (22.22%) Validation
7 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
8 1 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 1 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Perforce
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle