The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for Velocity skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Velocity over the 3 months to 27 June 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
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 102 116 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 -  
Contract jobs citing Velocity 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.28% 0.050% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.27% 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £509 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £431 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +1.47% -2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Velocity is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 395 468 468
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 22.01% 23.41% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 319 316
Median daily rate £388 £365 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.16% -1.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 16 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 £44.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.49% +36.92%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.27 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £59.31 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Velocity
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire citing Velocity as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Velocity in Hampshire

Velocity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Velocity in Hampshire

Velocity
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Velocity within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
Eastleigh +1 1 £523 -
Southampton - 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £495 - 1
Velocity
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) CA Agile Central
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (50.00%) User Stories
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Retail

Velocity
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum Master
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Scrum Master
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Coach
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) User Stories
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) CA Agile Central