The table below looks at the statistics for Akka skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Akka over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Akka
Rank - - 20
Contract jobs citing Akka 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf - - 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £513 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Akka
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35 45 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 27.56% 33.58% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 28 24
Average daily rate £575 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £568 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Akka
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Akka across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Akka Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Akka
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Akka across the Canary Wharf region.

Akka Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Akka
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Akka also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Akka.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark

Akka
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Akka also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Akka. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Scala Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Scala Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree