The table below looks at the statistics for Velocity skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apache Velocity
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Velocity 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.79% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.36% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £406 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.05% +28.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Velocity
Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
212 111 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 33.49% 21.47% 18.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 81 41
Median daily rate £363 £425 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% +34.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £513 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £9.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+455.55% -41.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Velocity
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Velocity
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Velocity Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Velocity
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
Sheffield - 5 £406 - 1
Velocity
Yorkshire

Velocity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Brocade
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) OpenView
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) Blue Coat
2 3 (42.86%) Network Management
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) F5
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Jython
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (14.29%) jMock
4 1 (14.29%) Groovy
4 1 (14.29%) JRuby
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Subversion
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Ant

Velocity
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
1 1 (14.29%) EasyMock
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Gradle
1 1 (14.29%) jMock
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Mockito
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Spock
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Delivery Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Delivery Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Digital Delivery Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) JRuby
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (42.86%) Network Management
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Clojure
1 1 (14.29%) Groovy
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Jython
1 1 (14.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Blue Coat
1 3 (42.86%) Brocade
1 3 (42.86%) CheckPoint
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) F5
1 3 (42.86%) HP
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