The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Velocity
Rank - 123 -
Contract jobs citing Velocity 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire - 0.045% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £360
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £12.50
Velocity
South East

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 Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
456 430 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.15% 19.21% 26.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 259 310
Average daily rate £350 £373 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% +14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 24
Average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -8.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.65 £22.50 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Velocity across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Velocity Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Velocity
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Velocity Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Velocity
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Alfresco
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Alfresco
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) CMS Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce