The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Velocity
Rank - - 79
Contract jobs citing Velocity 0 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - - 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £438 £356
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +22.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Velocity
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
312 250 357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 23.16% 17.27% 27.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 139 237
Median daily rate £373 £345 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.97% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Velocity
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Velocity Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh