The table below looks at the statistics for Akka skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Akka over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Akka
Rank 503 480 496
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Contract jobs citing Akka 53 69 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.15% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 0.55% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 62 11
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£588 £625 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £425 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £800 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £475 £300
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +58.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
12995 12650 11269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.22% 27.37% 27.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8622 8020 7196
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 248 288
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.97 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

Akka
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Akka across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Akka within the England region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +11 48 £600 -14.28% 11
North West -24 5 £550 +29.41% 4
South East - - - -
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Akka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 94 (96.91%) Scala
2 83 (85.57%) Java
3 74 (76.29%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (53.61%) TDD
5 39 (40.21%) Big Data
6 36 (37.11%) Scrum
7 35 (36.08%) Spring
8 30 (30.93%) Hadoop
9 29 (29.90%) Hibernate
9 29 (29.90%) Play Framework
10 25 (25.77%) JavaScript
11 24 (24.74%) OO
11 24 (24.74%) NoSQL
12 23 (23.71%) Python
13 21 (21.65%) Multithreading
13 21 (21.65%) MongoDB
14 20 (20.62%) Banking
14 20 (20.62%) SQL
14 20 (20.62%) Finance
15 19 (19.59%) Apache Spark
16 18 (18.56%) REST
16 18 (18.56%) Maven
17 17 (17.53%) Groovy
17 17 (17.53%) Web Services
18 16 (16.49%) MVC
18 16 (16.49%) RESTful
18 16 (16.49%) Functional Programming
19 15 (15.46%) DevOps
19 15 (15.46%) Apache Cassandra
19 15 (15.46%) BDD

Akka
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 19 (19.59%) Apache Spark
2 7 (7.22%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.15%) JBoss
3 5 (5.15%) Jetty
4 2 (2.06%) CMS
5 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.03%) Mule
5 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.03%) Escenic
5 1 (1.03%) Node.js
5 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) LDAP
1 1 (1.03%) Internet
1 1 (1.03%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (40.21%) Big Data
2 30 (30.93%) Hadoop
3 24 (24.74%) NoSQL
4 21 (21.65%) MongoDB
5 15 (15.46%) Apache Cassandra
5 15 (15.46%) Apache Hive
6 14 (14.43%) HBase
6 14 (14.43%) Relational Database
7 11 (11.34%) OrientDB
8 9 (9.28%) RDBMS
9 8 (8.25%) MySQL
10 7 (7.22%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (5.15%) Couchbase
12 2 (2.06%) Redis
12 2 (2.06%) Impala
13 1 (1.03%) MarkLogic
13 1 (1.03%) QlikView
13 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects XI
13 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (1.03%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (18.56%) Maven
2 9 (9.28%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.28%) Cucumber
3 6 (6.19%) Gradle
4 5 (5.15%) Mockito
4 5 (5.15%) Hamcrest
4 5 (5.15%) Ant
5 2 (2.06%) JUnit
5 2 (2.06%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.03%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.03%) JBehave
6 1 (1.03%) JIRA
General
1 20 (20.62%) Finance
1 20 (20.62%) Banking
2 4 (4.12%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.09%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.06%) Retail
4 2 (2.06%) Front Office
4 2 (2.06%) Publishing
5 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.03%) Legal
5 1 (1.03%) Advertising
5 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (76.29%) Developer
2 50 (51.55%) Scala Developer
3 26 (26.80%) Java Developer
4 15 (15.46%) Architect
5 12 (12.37%) Big Data Developer
6 11 (11.34%) Technical Architect
7 10 (10.31%) Senior Developer
8 9 (9.28%) Hadoop Developer
9 6 (6.19%) Development Manager
10 4 (4.12%) Java Architect
10 4 (4.12%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (3.09%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (3.09%) Technical Developer
11 3 (3.09%) Solutions Architect
12 1 (1.03%) Analyst
12 1 (1.03%) Test Analyst
12 1 (1.03%) Lead Developer
12 1 (1.03%) Automation Analyst
12 1 (1.03%) Automation Test Analyst
12 1 (1.03%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (36.08%) Spring
2 29 (29.90%) Hibernate
2 29 (29.90%) Play Framework
3 18 (18.56%) REST
4 17 (17.53%) Web Services
5 16 (16.49%) RESTful
6 14 (14.43%) JSON
7 13 (13.40%) Spring MVC
7 13 (13.40%) HTML
7 13 (13.40%) J2EE
8 10 (10.31%) Kafka
9 9 (9.28%) Cascading
9 9 (9.28%) XML
10 7 (7.22%) HTML5
11 6 (6.19%) RabbitMQ
11 6 (6.19%) GWT
11 6 (6.19%) Sensu
11 6 (6.19%) OAuth
11 6 (6.19%) JMS
11 6 (6.19%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.37%) Derivative
2 6 (6.19%) Market Risk
3 5 (5.15%) Open Source
3 5 (5.15%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (5.15%) Equities
3 5 (5.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (4.12%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.09%) Hedge funds
5 3 (3.09%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (2.06%) Replication
6 2 (2.06%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.06%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.06%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.03%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.03%) Clustering
7 1 (1.03%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.25%) UNIX
2 6 (6.19%) Windows
3 5 (5.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (76.29%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (53.61%) TDD
3 36 (37.11%) Scrum
4 24 (24.74%) OO
5 21 (21.65%) Multithreading
6 16 (16.49%) MVC
6 16 (16.49%) Functional Programming
7 15 (15.46%) BDD
7 15 (15.46%) DevOps
8 14 (14.43%) OOP
9 12 (12.37%) Kanban
10 11 (11.34%) MapReduce
10 11 (11.34%) Extreme Programming
10 11 (11.34%) Mentoring
11 10 (10.31%) SOA
12 7 (7.22%) Software Engineering
13 6 (6.19%) Performance Testing
13 6 (6.19%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (6.19%) Domain-Driven Design
13 6 (6.19%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (96.91%) Scala
2 83 (85.57%) Java
3 25 (25.77%) JavaScript
4 23 (23.71%) Python
5 20 (20.62%) SQL
6 17 (17.53%) Groovy
7 8 (8.25%) Haskell
8 5 (5.15%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.12%) Ruby
9 4 (4.12%) Clojure
10 2 (2.06%) OCaml
10 2 (2.06%) F#
10 2 (2.06%) Perl
10 2 (2.06%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.03%) C#
11 1 (1.03%) C++
11 1 (1.03%) R
11 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.15%) Degree
2 1 (1.03%) VCP4
2 1 (1.03%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) Basel III
2 1 (1.03%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 12 (12.37%) HDFS
2 6 (6.19%) Docker
3 1 (1.03%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 11 (11.34%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.03%) yum
2 1 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (15.46%) Oracle
2 6 (6.19%) Akamai
3 3 (3.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.06%) Reuters
5 1 (1.03%) Perforce
5 1 (1.03%) Twitter
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