The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Velocity
Rank 528 577 552
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -25
Contract jobs citing Velocity 92 41 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.082% 0.092%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.64% 0.29% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 23 30
Median daily rate £475 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £333 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £585 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £348
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Velocity
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14334 13962 13461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 29.01% 27.89% 28.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 10222 9523 8897
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 196 194
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.40 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

Velocity
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Velocity Daily Rate Trend in England

Velocity
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Velocity across the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Velocity Daily Rate Histogram in England

Velocity
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Velocity Hourly Rate Trend in England

Velocity
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +14 45 £500 +13.63% 7
Yorkshire +12 12 £456 +21.66% 2
South East -5 9 £400 -5.88% 2
North West -6 6 £513 -12.39%
West Midlands - 6 £413 -
East Midlands +2 5 £500 +11.11%
East of England - 5 £463 - 1
South West - 4 £513 - 2
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Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 119 (65.03%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (40.44%) Scrum
3 45 (24.59%) Java
4 39 (21.31%) Finance
5 36 (19.67%) TDD
6 31 (16.94%) JavaScript
6 31 (16.94%) Oracle
6 31 (16.94%) HTML
6 31 (16.94%) Analytical Skills
7 30 (16.39%) SQL
8 29 (15.85%) Spring
9 27 (14.75%) CSS
10 26 (14.21%) BDD
11 25 (13.66%) User Stories
12 24 (13.11%) Banking
12 24 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (12.57%) Continuous Improvement
14 22 (12.02%) Microsoft
15 21 (11.48%) Kanban
15 21 (11.48%) JIRA
15 21 (11.48%) AngularJS
16 20 (10.93%) Mentoring
16 20 (10.93%) JSON
17 19 (10.38%) PL/SQL
17 19 (10.38%) HTML5
18 18 (9.84%) SQL Server
18 18 (9.84%) C++
18 18 (9.84%) MVC
18 18 (9.84%) Hibernate
18 18 (9.84%) jQuery

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 10 (5.46%) Apache
2 9 (4.92%) Liferay
3 8 (4.37%) Tomcat
4 7 (3.83%) OpenStack
5 6 (3.28%) CMS
5 6 (3.28%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.73%) nginx
7 4 (2.19%) Apache Solr
7 4 (2.19%) Confluence
8 3 (1.64%) JBoss
8 3 (1.64%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.09%) Alfresco
9 2 (1.09%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.55%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.55%) Jetty
10 1 (0.55%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (3.83%) MS Project
2 5 (2.73%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.19%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.28%) IaaS
4 5 (2.73%) PaaS
5 4 (2.19%) GitHub
6 3 (1.64%) Office 365
7 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.73%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (1.09%) Intranet
3 1 (0.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.92%) MongoDB
3 5 (2.73%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.19%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.19%) QlikView
4 4 (2.19%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.64%) CouchDB
5 3 (1.64%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.64%) MySQL
6 2 (1.09%) JasperReports
6 2 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (11.48%) JIRA
2 17 (9.29%) Git (software)
3 10 (5.46%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.46%) Maven
4 9 (4.92%) Cucumber
5 8 (4.37%) Ant
5 8 (4.37%) Subversion
6 7 (3.83%) Mockito
6 7 (3.83%) Selenium
7 6 (3.28%) JIRA Agile
8 5 (2.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (2.73%) EasyMock
8 5 (2.73%) ERwin
8 5 (2.73%) Gradle
8 5 (2.73%) JUnit
8 5 (2.73%) Spock
8 5 (2.73%) Travis CI
9 4 (2.19%) ClearCase
9 4 (2.19%) Eclipse
9 4 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (21.31%) Finance
2 24 (13.11%) Banking
3 10 (5.46%) Games
3 10 (5.46%) Retail
4 8 (4.37%) Marketing
5 6 (3.28%) Front Office
6 4 (2.19%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.64%) Advertising
7 3 (1.64%) Publishing
7 3 (1.64%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.09%) Billing
8 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.09%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.55%) Back Office
9 1 (0.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 55 (30.05%) Developer
2 48 (26.23%) Scrum Master
3 20 (10.93%) Project Manager
4 16 (8.74%) Java Developer
5 13 (7.10%) Agile Scrum Master
6 11 (6.01%) Digital Product Owner
6 11 (6.01%) ETL Developer
6 11 (6.01%) Product Owner
7 10 (5.46%) Analyst
8 9 (4.92%) Business Analyst
8 9 (4.92%) Digital Product Manager
8 9 (4.92%) Digital Project Manager
8 9 (4.92%) Product Manager
9 8 (4.37%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
10 7 (3.83%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (3.83%) Software Engineer
10 7 (3.83%) UI Developer
11 6 (3.28%) .NET Developer
11 6 (3.28%) Architect
11 6 (3.28%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (16.94%) HTML
2 29 (15.85%) Spring
3 27 (14.75%) CSS
4 21 (11.48%) AngularJS
5 20 (10.93%) JSON
6 19 (10.38%) HTML5
7 18 (9.84%) Hibernate
7 18 (9.84%) jQuery
8 17 (9.29%) Web Services
9 16 (8.74%) CSS3
10 15 (8.20%) J2EE
10 15 (8.20%) Node.js
10 15 (8.20%) RESTful
10 15 (8.20%) Spring MVC
11 12 (6.56%) FreeMarker
11 12 (6.56%) JSP
12 11 (6.01%) XML
13 10 (5.46%) SOAP
14 9 (4.92%) .NET
14 9 (4.92%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.94%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.65%) Algorithms
3 13 (7.10%) Virtual Team
4 9 (4.92%) User Experience
5 5 (2.73%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.73%) Video on Demand
6 4 (2.19%) Cloud Native
6 4 (2.19%) Derivative
6 4 (2.19%) Fixed Income
6 4 (2.19%) Minimum Viable Product
7 3 (1.64%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.64%) Smart Meter
8 2 (1.09%) BYOD
8 2 (1.09%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.09%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.09%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.55%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.55%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.56%) Linux
1 12 (6.56%) Unix
2 7 (3.83%) Apple iOS
2 7 (3.83%) Windows
3 1 (0.55%) Solaris
3 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (65.03%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (40.44%) Scrum
3 36 (19.67%) TDD
4 26 (14.21%) BDD
5 25 (13.66%) User Stories
6 24 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (12.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (11.48%) Kanban
9 20 (10.93%) Mentoring
10 18 (9.84%) MVC
11 15 (8.20%) ETL
12 14 (7.65%) Coaching
12 14 (7.65%) Data Security
12 14 (7.65%) E-Commerce
12 14 (7.65%) Unit Testing
13 13 (7.10%) Software Engineering
14 12 (6.56%) ATDD
14 12 (6.56%) Project Management
15 11 (6.01%) Open Source
15 11 (6.01%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (24.59%) Java
2 31 (16.94%) JavaScript
3 30 (16.39%) SQL
4 19 (10.38%) PL/SQL
5 18 (9.84%) C++
6 16 (8.74%) T-SQL
7 11 (6.01%) Python
8 10 (5.46%) Scala
9 9 (4.92%) Groovy
10 6 (3.28%) Objective-C
10 6 (3.28%) Ruby
10 6 (3.28%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.73%) C
11 5 (2.73%) Clojure
11 5 (2.73%) CoffeeScript
11 5 (2.73%) Go
12 4 (2.19%) VB
12 4 (2.19%) VBA
13 3 (1.64%) Apple Swift
13 3 (1.64%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (6.56%) Degree
2 11 (6.01%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.73%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.19%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.01%) QA
2 6 (3.28%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (1.64%) FATCA
4 2 (1.09%) ISO20022
4 2 (1.09%) SLA
5 1 (0.55%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (6.56%) Docker
2 3 (1.64%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (3.83%) Consul
1 7 (3.83%) Kubernetes
1 7 (3.83%) Terraform
2 5 (2.73%) Control-M
3 4 (2.19%) BladeLogic
4 2 (1.09%) Ansible
4 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (16.94%) Oracle
2 22 (12.02%) Microsoft
3 13 (7.10%) Informatica
4 12 (6.56%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.19%) Remedy
6 3 (1.64%) Google
6 3 (1.64%) Progress
6 3 (1.64%) SAP
7 2 (1.09%) IBM
7 2 (1.09%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.09%) Sybase
7 2 (1.09%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.55%) Adobe
8 1 (0.55%) HP
8 1 (0.55%) Pega
8 1 (0.55%) Perforce
8 1 (0.55%) Teradata
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