Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 22 July 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 73 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - -
Contract jobs citing Velocity 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.13% 0.59% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.40% 1.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
South Yorkshire median daily rate £494 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.73% - -
Yorkshire median daily rate £440 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -2.33% +20.00% +41.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 252 323 221
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 31.54% 31.51% 24.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 248 135
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £390 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +18.18% +10.00%
10th Percentile £269 £258 £221
90th Percentile £538 £550 £510
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £40.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.25 £10.20 £40.00
% change year-on-year +304.41% -74.50% +33.33%

Velocity
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Velocity in South Yorkshire

Velocity
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Velocity 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 6 months to 22 July 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
Sheffield +9 1 £494 +31.73%
Velocity
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Velocity.

1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) APMG
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Velocity
Co-occurring 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Product Owner
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Product Owner
1 1 (100.00%) Product Owner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Stories
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) APMG