The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Velocity
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Velocity 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.17% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £313 £380
% change year-on-year
+44.00% -17.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
148 223 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 24.46% 29.07% 30.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 142 106
Average daily rate £300 £388 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £463 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -46.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Velocity across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Velocity also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Velocity.

1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Xcode
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (50.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) ERwin

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing Velocity also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Velocity. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ERwin
1 1 (50.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ETL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica ETL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle