Period
to 19 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South London 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 19 March 2019 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
London > South London
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 110 114 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - -
Contract jobs citing Velocity 12 23 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 0.78% 1.25% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.12% 3.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 0
South London median daily rate £546 £575 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.04% - -
London median daily rate £534 £550 £520
% change year-on-year -2.95% +5.77% +9.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South London median hourly rate - - -
London 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 South London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 565 639 301
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South London 36.78% 34.62% 33.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 483 190
South London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £380 £356 £263
90th Percentile £608 £625 £550
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 23
South London median hourly rate £44.18 £47.83 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.63% - -
10th Percentile £41.27 £37.77 £42.65
90th Percentile £47.70 £47.83 £50.00
London median hourly rate £35.75 £37.50 £46.00
% change year-on-year -4.67% -18.48% +19.48%

Velocity
Job Vacancy Trend in South London

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

Job vacancy trend for Velocity in South London

Velocity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Velocity in South London

Velocity
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Velocity in South London over the 6 months to 19 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Velocity in South London

Velocity
Contract Job Locations in South London

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 London region over the 6 months to 19 March 2019. 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
Croydon -4 7 £546 -5.04%
Bromley +3 5 £550 -
Velocity
London

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Velocity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South London region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (75.00%) DevOps
2 8 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (58.33%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
3 7 (58.33%) Open Source
3 7 (58.33%) Docker
3 7 (58.33%) Kubernetes
3 7 (58.33%) SonarQube
3 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
3 7 (58.33%) Java
4 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (50.00%) Groovy
4 6 (50.00%) Task Automation
4 6 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
5 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (33.33%) QA
7 3 (25.00%) Microservices
7 3 (25.00%) A/B Testing
7 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (25.00%) Analytics
7 3 (25.00%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (25.00%) HTML
7 3 (25.00%) Adobe
7 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) CSS
8 2 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) Scrum

Velocity
Co-occurring IT Skills in South London 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) IPsec
1 1 (8.33%) IPv4
1 1 (8.33%) OpenVPN
1 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
1 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
1 7 (58.33%) SonarQube
2 1 (8.33%) Artifactory
2 1 (8.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum Master
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) HTML Developer
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Optimisation Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (8.33%) Kafka
3 1 (8.33%) Keycloak
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (75.00%) DevOps
2 8 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (58.33%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (58.33%) Open Source
4 6 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (50.00%) Task Automation
4 6 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) A/B Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Microservices
6 2 (16.67%) Burndown Charts
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) Kanban
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Sprint Planning
6 2 (16.67%) Sprint Retrospective
6 2 (16.67%) Sprint Review
6 2 (16.67%) Use Case
7 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Groovy
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Go
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) iptables
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Kubernetes
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) Packer
2 1 (8.33%) Sysdig
2 1 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Omniture