The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Velocity
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 62 78 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Contract jobs citing Velocity 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.20% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.40% 0.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £313
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +44.00%
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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
143 241 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.11% 23.91% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 163 143
Median daily rate £375 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Median hourly rate £50.50 £27.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.03% +4.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £13.70 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.55 £31.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

Velocity
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Velocity Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Velocity
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Reading region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Excel Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Report Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft