The table below looks at the statistics for Akka skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Akka over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Akka
Rank 493 553 543
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -10
Contract jobs citing Akka 138 57 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.11% 0.091%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 0.41% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 41 42
Median daily rate £525 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £419 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £675 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £513 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £92.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Akka
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14245 13798 13502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.95% 27.22% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10074 9062 8973
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 183 189
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

Akka
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Akka as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Akka Jobs Demand Trend in England

Akka
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Akka Daily Rate Trend in England

Akka
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Akka across the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Akka Daily Rate Histogram in England

Akka
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Akka across the England region.

Akka Hourly Rate Trend in England

Akka
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Akka within the England region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London +63 117 £525 -10.63% 38
East Midlands +13 10 £500 -
Yorkshire - 6 £450 - 4
South East - 4 £450 - 3
North East - 1 £525 -
Akka
UK

Akka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Akka 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 England region with a requirement for Akka.

1 190 (88.79%) Scala
2 147 (68.69%) Java
3 143 (66.82%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (51.87%) Play Framework
5 110 (51.40%) TDD
6 84 (39.25%) BDD
7 83 (38.79%) MongoDB
8 79 (36.92%) NoSQL
9 69 (32.24%) REST
10 68 (31.78%) Apache Cassandra
11 66 (30.84%) Spring
12 55 (25.70%) Scrum
13 53 (24.77%) Continuous Integration
14 51 (23.83%) spray
15 50 (23.36%) Pair Programming
16 47 (21.96%) Cucumber
17 45 (21.03%) Docker
17 45 (21.03%) JavaScript
18 43 (20.09%) Jenkins
19 42 (19.63%) RESTful
19 42 (19.63%) Apache Spark
20 40 (18.69%) OO
21 39 (18.22%) HTTP
22 38 (17.76%) Linux
23 36 (16.82%) Kafka
24 34 (15.89%) Multithreading
25 32 (14.95%) Kanban
26 31 (14.49%) Microservices
27 29 (13.55%) Open Source
27 29 (13.55%) Big Data

Akka
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 42 (19.63%) Apache Spark
2 22 (10.28%) Node.js
3 14 (6.54%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (2.34%) Apache
5 1 (0.47%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.47%) JBoss
5 1 (0.47%) Jetty
5 1 (0.47%) Liferay
5 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.48%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.14%) GitHub
3 6 (2.80%) Heroku
4 4 (1.87%) AdWords
4 4 (1.87%) Amazon SQS
4 4 (1.87%) SaaS
5 3 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.93%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.47%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (18.22%) HTTP
2 4 (1.87%) Internet
2 4 (1.87%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.40%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.40%) Kerberos
3 3 (1.40%) LDAP
4 1 (0.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (38.79%) MongoDB
2 79 (36.92%) NoSQL
3 68 (31.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 29 (13.55%) Big Data
5 28 (13.08%) Hadoop
6 25 (11.68%) MySQL
7 20 (9.35%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (8.41%) CouchDB
9 14 (6.54%) Couchbase
10 12 (5.61%) MariaDB
11 11 (5.14%) Redis
11 11 (5.14%) Relational Database
12 5 (2.34%) HBase
13 4 (1.87%) Neo4j
14 2 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 2 (0.93%) Apache Hive
14 2 (0.93%) Impala
14 2 (0.93%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.93%) Spark SQL
14 2 (0.93%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 47 (21.96%) Cucumber
2 43 (20.09%) Jenkins
3 27 (12.62%) Hudson
3 27 (12.62%) Maven
4 24 (11.21%) Gradle
5 18 (8.41%) Git (software)
6 17 (7.94%) JUnit
7 11 (5.14%) Subversion
8 10 (4.67%) Jasmine
9 7 (3.27%) IntelliJ
9 7 (3.27%) JIRA
10 5 (2.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (2.34%) jMock
10 5 (2.34%) Mockito
10 5 (2.34%) TestNG
10 5 (2.34%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.87%) Liquibase
12 1 (0.47%) ANTLR
12 1 (0.47%) HtmlUnit
12 1 (0.47%) XMLUnit
General
1 27 (12.62%) Finance
2 22 (10.28%) Banking
3 11 (5.14%) Retail
4 10 (4.67%) Front Office
5 9 (4.21%) Marketing
6 7 (3.27%) Advertising
6 7 (3.27%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.27%) Publishing
7 3 (1.40%) Wholesale Banking
8 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.47%) Electronics
9 1 (0.47%) Interactive Media
9 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 195 (91.12%) Developer
2 144 (67.29%) Scala Developer
3 59 (27.57%) Java Developer
4 33 (15.42%) Java Scala Developer
5 26 (12.15%) Agile Developer
6 24 (11.21%) Senior Developer
7 17 (7.94%) NoSQL Developer
8 16 (7.48%) Agile Java Developer
8 16 (7.48%) Big Data Developer
9 12 (5.61%) Senior Scala Developer
10 10 (4.67%) Middleware Developer
11 9 (4.21%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (3.74%) Full Stack Developer
13 7 (3.27%) AWS Developer
13 7 (3.27%) Software Developer
14 6 (2.80%) Apache Spark Developer
14 6 (2.80%) Data Engineer
14 6 (2.80%) MongoDB Developer
14 6 (2.80%) Senior Software Developer
15 5 (2.34%) Cassandra Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (51.87%) Play Framework
2 69 (32.24%) REST
3 66 (30.84%) Spring
4 51 (23.83%) spray
5 42 (19.63%) RESTful
6 36 (16.82%) Kafka
7 27 (12.62%) JAX-RS
8 26 (12.15%) Hibernate
9 21 (9.81%) AngularJS
10 20 (9.35%) CSS
10 20 (9.35%) HTML
10 20 (9.35%) jQuery
11 19 (8.88%) Web Services
12 18 (8.41%) ActiveMQ
13 15 (7.01%) Apache Camel
13 15 (7.01%) XML
14 14 (6.54%) Ajax
15 13 (6.07%) Middleware
16 12 (5.61%) JSON
17 10 (4.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.54%) Mobile App
2 8 (3.74%) Algorithms
2 8 (3.74%) Data Structures
3 6 (2.80%) Statistics
4 5 (2.34%) Fixed Income
5 4 (1.87%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.87%) Equities
6 2 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.93%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.93%) Social Network
7 1 (0.47%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.47%) Derivative
7 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.47%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.47%) Fintech
7 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 38 (17.76%) Linux
2 9 (4.21%) Unix
3 8 (3.74%) Android
3 8 (3.74%) Apple iOS
3 8 (3.74%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.93%) Windows
5 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.47%) Solaris
5 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (66.82%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (51.40%) TDD
3 84 (39.25%) BDD
4 55 (25.70%) Scrum
5 53 (24.77%) Continuous Integration
6 50 (23.36%) Pair Programming
7 40 (18.69%) OO
8 34 (15.89%) Multithreading
9 32 (14.95%) Kanban
10 31 (14.49%) Microservices
11 29 (13.55%) Open Source
12 27 (12.62%) High Availability
13 22 (10.28%) Functional Programming
14 18 (8.41%) Software Engineering
15 15 (7.01%) Continuous Delivery
15 15 (7.01%) Domain-Driven Design
15 15 (7.01%) Mentoring
16 12 (5.61%) DevOps
17 9 (4.21%) Data Modelling
17 9 (4.21%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 190 (88.79%) Scala
2 147 (68.69%) Java
3 45 (21.03%) JavaScript
4 19 (8.88%) Clojure
4 19 (8.88%) SQL
5 15 (7.01%) Ruby
6 10 (4.67%) Groovy
6 10 (4.67%) Python
7 9 (4.21%) C++
8 5 (2.34%) C#
8 5 (2.34%) PHP
9 4 (1.87%) Perl
10 3 (1.40%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.93%) R
12 1 (0.47%) Erlang
12 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.47%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (2.34%) Degree
System Software
1 45 (21.03%) Docker
2 3 (1.40%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.40%) HDFS
3 2 (0.93%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.34%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.40%) FreeIPA
2 3 (1.40%) SELinux
3 2 (0.93%) Mesos
4 1 (0.47%) Ansible
4 1 (0.47%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.47%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (4.21%) CA
2 4 (1.87%) Google
3 3 (1.40%) Oracle
4 2 (0.93%) Cloudera
4 2 (0.93%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.47%) Perforce
5 1 (0.47%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.47%) SAP
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