Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Velocity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Velocity over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Apache Velocity
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 140 140
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -4
Contract jobs citing Velocity 8 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.25% 0.34% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.87% 1.22% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -23.81% +23.53%
10th Percentile £313 £384 £453
90th Percentile £458 £453 £588
England median daily rate £513 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.50% +11.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £19.52

Velocity is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 920 904 801
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 28.87% 27.82% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 609 543 510
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £225
90th Percentile £538 £500 £488
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 9
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £40.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +23.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £21.78 £13.25 £13.63
90th Percentile £52.50 £46.25 £49.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Velocity
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Velocity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Velocity in the East Midlands

Velocity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Velocity in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Velocity in the East Midlands

Velocity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Velocity in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Velocity in the East Midlands

Velocity
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +2 3 - -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £375 -
Leicestershire -6 1 - -
Velocity
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (37.50%) Grunt
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) TypeScript
4 3 (37.50%) gulp
4 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
4 3 (37.50%) npm
5 2 (25.00%) Angular 2
5 2 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (25.00%) Protractor
5 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
5 2 (25.00%) SonarQube
5 2 (25.00%) webpack
5 2 (25.00%) Bower
5 2 (25.00%) User Experience
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) WebDriver

Velocity
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Infor CloudSuite
1 1 (12.50%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) CouchDB
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Grunt
1 3 (37.50%) gulp
2 2 (25.00%) Bower
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (25.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (25.00%) Protractor
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) SonarQube
2 2 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (25.00%) webpack
3 1 (12.50%) Bitbucket
3 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (12.50%) Gradle
3 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
3 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) JProfiler
3 1 (12.50%) JUnit
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
3 1 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum Master
2 2 (25.00%) UX Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Product Owner
3 1 (12.50%) Angular Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) ERP Manager
3 1 (12.50%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Product Owner
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience Architect
3 1 (12.50%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) CSS3
2 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (25.00%) Angular 2
3 2 (25.00%) LESS
3 2 (25.00%) Node.js
3 2 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) Sass
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) Aurelia
4 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
4 1 (12.50%) JPA
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) React
4 1 (12.50%) SAML
4 1 (12.50%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
3 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Data Mapping
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) Pair Programming
5 1 (12.50%) Product Management
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) RAD
5 1 (12.50%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) TypeScript
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Infor
1 1 (12.50%) ION Trading
1 1 (12.50%) Perforce
1 1 (12.50%) Talend