The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apache Velocity
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 15 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Velocity 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 3.54% - 1.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.90% - 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £375 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
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 Slough region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
31 76 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 27.43% 31.40% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 53 42
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £273 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £419 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £175.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +392.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough 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 Slough

Velocity
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Velocity Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 16 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 Slough region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) Java
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (80.00%) Servlets
1 8 (80.00%) XML
1 8 (80.00%) Tomcat
1 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (80.00%) Extreme Programming
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) TDD
1 8 (80.00%) Pair Programming
1 8 (80.00%) Subversion
1 8 (80.00%) Spring
1 8 (80.00%) JIRA
1 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (80.00%) Groovy
1 8 (80.00%) Scala
1 8 (80.00%) Open Source
1 8 (80.00%) MongoDB
1 8 (80.00%) Web Application Development
1 8 (80.00%) Gradle
1 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (80.00%) GitHub
2 7 (70.00%) Functional Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Quality Management
2 7 (70.00%) J2EE
3 5 (50.00%) Struts
3 5 (50.00%) XHTML
3 5 (50.00%) XSLT
3 5 (50.00%) Solaris

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (80.00%) Tomcat
2 5 (50.00%) Alfresco
2 5 (50.00%) Apache
2 5 (50.00%) Liferay
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) GitHub
2 1 (10.00%) CallidusCloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) MS Access
2 2 (20.00%) Power BI
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Gradle
1 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (80.00%) JIRA
1 8 (80.00%) Subversion
2 5 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (50.00%) IntelliJ
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
1 8 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Migration Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) ETL Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) Servlets
1 8 (80.00%) Spring
1 8 (80.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) J2EE
3 5 (50.00%) JSR 168
3 5 (50.00%) Struts
3 5 (50.00%) XHTML
3 5 (50.00%) XSLT
4 3 (30.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Extraction
1 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 8 (80.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (80.00%) Extreme Programming
1 8 (80.00%) Open Source
1 8 (80.00%) Pair Programming
1 8 (80.00%) TDD
1 8 (80.00%) Web Application Development
2 7 (70.00%) Functional Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Quality Management
3 5 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Microservices
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Campaign Management
5 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Kanban
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Groovy
1 8 (80.00%) Java
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (80.00%) Scala
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) GigaSpaces
2 2 (20.00%) Callidus
2 2 (20.00%) NetSuite
3 1 (10.00%) Marketo