Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 29 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 - +54
Contract jobs citing Velocity 1 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.34% 3.23% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.37% 14.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
Slough median daily rate £425 £320 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.02% - -
Berkshire median daily rate £538 £320 -
% change year-on-year +68.23% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Slough with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 73 67 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 24.75% 21.61% 22.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 52 79
Slough median daily rate £425 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% +11.54% -4.41%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £213
90th Percentile £549 £470 £501
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Slough median hourly rate - - £36.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £32.00 £21.06 £37.25
% change year-on-year +51.98% -43.48% +96.05%

Velocity
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing Velocity as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Velocity in Slough

Velocity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Velocity in Slough

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 Slough region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Pentaho
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) CA Agile Central
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team Management
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team

Velocity
Co-occurring 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Development Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) DSDM
1 1 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) CA Agile Central