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 24 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Velocity
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 46 59 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing Velocity 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.40% 0.15% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.55% 0.62% -
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 - - -

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
129 161 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.06% 24.21% 31.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 86 147
Median daily rate £350 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £375 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 6 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Law
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching

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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Delivery Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Coaching
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing