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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Akka
Rank 529 533 538
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing Akka 53 39 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.080% 0.011%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.38% 0.28% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 39 2
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£600 £525 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £450 -
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
14114 13723 12573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.70% 28.15% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9631 9045 8085
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 203 325
Average hourly rate £37.45 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +8 38 £600 - 22
East Midlands - 12 - -
North West - 2 £403 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Akka
UK

Akka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 98 (90.74%) Scala
2 77 (71.30%) Java
3 58 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (37.04%) TDD
5 33 (30.56%) Play Framework
6 28 (25.93%) Scrum
7 25 (23.15%) Spring
8 24 (22.22%) Big Data
8 24 (22.22%) RESTful
9 23 (21.30%) JSON
10 22 (20.37%) Multithreading
11 21 (19.44%) SQL
12 20 (18.52%) OO
12 20 (18.52%) Finance
12 20 (18.52%) Hadoop
13 18 (16.67%) NoSQL
14 17 (15.74%) BDD
14 17 (15.74%) Oracle
15 16 (14.81%) XML
15 16 (14.81%) Maven
15 16 (14.81%) MongoDB
15 16 (14.81%) Apache Camel
16 15 (13.89%) JavaScript
17 14 (12.96%) Linux
17 14 (12.96%) Python
18 13 (12.04%) Functional Programming
18 13 (12.04%) REST
18 13 (12.04%) Git (software)
18 13 (12.04%) MySQL
18 13 (12.04%) Derivative

Akka
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 11 (10.19%) Tomcat
2 9 (8.33%) Apache Spark
3 7 (6.48%) JBoss
4 5 (4.63%) Jetty
5 3 (2.78%) Mule
5 3 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.78%) Apache
6 2 (1.85%) CMS
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (1.85%) Node.js
7 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.93%) Escenic
7 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.93%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.78%) PaaS
3 1 (0.93%) SaaS
3 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) Bluetooth
1 2 (1.85%) HTTP
1 2 (1.85%) ZigBee
2 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.22%) Big Data
2 20 (18.52%) Hadoop
3 18 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 16 (14.81%) MongoDB
5 13 (12.04%) MySQL
6 12 (11.11%) Relational Database
7 10 (9.26%) Couchbase
7 10 (9.26%) CouchDB
8 9 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (7.41%) RDBMS
10 4 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (2.78%) Redis
12 2 (1.85%) HBase
12 2 (1.85%) Data Mining
12 2 (1.85%) Apache Hive
12 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
12 2 (1.85%) DB2
12 2 (1.85%) Infinispan
13 1 (0.93%) OrientDB
13 1 (0.93%) Impala
Development Applications
1 16 (14.81%) Maven
2 13 (12.04%) Git (software)
3 10 (9.26%) Cucumber
4 7 (6.48%) Gradle
5 6 (5.56%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.56%) JUnit
6 4 (3.70%) JBehave
6 4 (3.70%) Mockito
6 4 (3.70%) Hamcrest
7 3 (2.78%) Subversion
8 2 (1.85%) Hudson
8 2 (1.85%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.85%) JIRA
9 1 (0.93%) jMock
9 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.93%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.93%) JMeter
9 1 (0.93%) Gerrit
9 1 (0.93%) Ant
General
1 20 (18.52%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Banking
3 10 (9.26%) Front Office
4 6 (5.56%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.78%) Marketing
6 2 (1.85%) Electronics
6 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.85%) Publishing
7 1 (0.93%) Advertising
7 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 101 (93.52%) Developer
2 80 (74.07%) Scala Developer
3 28 (25.93%) Java Developer
4 19 (17.59%) Senior Developer
5 14 (12.96%) Senior Scala Developer
6 7 (6.48%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (3.70%) Architect
8 3 (2.78%) Java Architect
9 2 (1.85%) Lead Architect
9 2 (1.85%) Lead Developer
9 2 (1.85%) Automated Test Developer
9 2 (1.85%) Hadoop Developer
9 2 (1.85%) C Developer
10 1 (0.93%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (0.93%) Automation Test Analyst
10 1 (0.93%) Big Data Developer
10 1 (0.93%) Software Developer
10 1 (0.93%) Analyst
10 1 (0.93%) Test Analyst
10 1 (0.93%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (30.56%) Play Framework
2 25 (23.15%) Spring
3 24 (22.22%) RESTful
4 23 (21.30%) JSON
5 16 (14.81%) XML
5 16 (14.81%) Apache Camel
6 13 (12.04%) REST
7 12 (11.11%) Middleware
7 12 (11.11%) Hibernate
7 12 (11.11%) J2EE
8 11 (10.19%) Web Services
9 9 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
10 7 (6.48%) HTML
10 7 (6.48%) JDBC
10 7 (6.48%) AngularJS
11 5 (4.63%) RabbitMQ
11 5 (4.63%) JMS
11 5 (4.63%) Grails
12 4 (3.70%) GWT
12 4 (3.70%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.04%) Derivative
2 12 (11.11%) Market Risk
2 12 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 8 (7.41%) Equities
4 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.56%) Data Structures
4 6 (5.56%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.63%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.78%) Credit Derivative
7 3 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.78%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.85%) Clustering
8 2 (1.85%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.85%) DTV
8 2 (1.85%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.93%) User Experience
9 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.93%) Replication
9 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.96%) Linux
2 9 (8.33%) UNIX
3 2 (1.85%) Windows
4 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (37.04%) TDD
3 28 (25.93%) Scrum
4 22 (20.37%) Multithreading
5 20 (18.52%) OO
6 17 (15.74%) BDD
7 13 (12.04%) Functional Programming
8 12 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (8.33%) SOA
9 9 (8.33%) Pair Programming
10 7 (6.48%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.63%) Kanban
11 5 (4.63%) Low Latency
12 4 (3.70%) Analytics
12 4 (3.70%) High Availability
12 4 (3.70%) Mentoring
12 4 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (3.70%) Concurrent Programming
12 4 (3.70%) API Design
12 4 (3.70%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 98 (90.74%) Scala
2 77 (71.30%) Java
3 21 (19.44%) SQL
4 15 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 14 (12.96%) Python
6 9 (8.33%) C#
7 8 (7.41%) C++
7 8 (7.41%) Groovy
8 6 (5.56%) Clojure
9 5 (4.63%) Ruby
9 5 (4.63%) Haskell
10 4 (3.70%) Perl
11 3 (2.78%) F#
12 2 (1.85%) C
12 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.93%) PHP
13 1 (0.93%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (4.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) SLA
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.63%) Docker
2 2 (1.85%) HDFS
2 2 (1.85%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 4 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.85%) yum
3 1 (0.93%) Puppet
3 1 (0.93%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 17 (15.74%) Oracle
2 9 (8.33%) CA
3 4 (3.70%) Akamai
4 2 (1.85%) DataSynapse
4 2 (1.85%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.85%) SAP
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.93%) Intel
5 1 (0.93%) Sybase
5 1 (0.93%) Reuters
5 1 (0.93%) Bloomberg
5 1 (0.93%) Twitter
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