The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Velocity
Rank 42 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Velocity 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.77% 0.48% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.66% 2.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £388 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £480 £450
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Velocity
East Midlands

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 Northamptonshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
82 83 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 21.08% 19.76% 23.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 46 54
Median daily rate £430 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £538 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +15.44%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Velocity
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Velocity Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Velocity
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
Northampton +4 3 £388 -13.88%
Velocity
East Midlands

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

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

1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) RAD
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) JPA
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) JProfiler
1 3 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Gradle
1 3 (100.00%) SonarQube
1 3 (100.00%) Spring Boot
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
2 2 (66.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Gradle
1 3 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (100.00%) JProfiler
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) SonarQube
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 3 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) JPA
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Spring Boot
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) React
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) RAD
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 2 (66.67%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Perforce