The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Velocity
Rank 53 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Velocity 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.18% 0.13% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.65% 0.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £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 - - -
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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
154 163 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 28.36% 20.98% 32.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 84 153
Median daily rate £360 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £443 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 Glasgow

Velocity
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Velocity Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Velocity
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) ATDD
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) AirWatch
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) Back Office
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Law
4 1 (25.00%) CMS
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) SAP PI
4 1 (25.00%) Feature Driven Development
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall

Velocity
Top Related 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum Master
2 2 (50.00%) Java Scrum Master
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) SAP PI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) ATDD
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Data Management
4 1 (25.00%) Feature Driven Development
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP