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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Akka
Rank 474 555 550
Rank change year-on-year
+81 -5
Contract jobs citing Akka 151 56 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.11% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.07% 0.41% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 40 35
Median daily rate £525 £588 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.63% +11.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
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
14122 13694 13211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.22% 27.31% 27.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 10116 9153 8895
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 £282 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 155 187 166
Median hourly rate £31.90 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £15.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £49.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 28 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 28 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 +71 124 £525 -14.46% 36
South East - 9 £450 - 4
Yorkshire +19 8 £450 - 6
East Midlands +13 8 £463 -
North East - 1 £525 -
East of England - 1 £350 -
Akka
UK

Akka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 217 (90.04%) Scala
2 170 (70.54%) Java
3 164 (68.05%) Agile Software Development
4 140 (58.09%) Play Framework
5 131 (54.36%) TDD
6 98 (40.66%) BDD
7 91 (37.76%) NoSQL
8 89 (36.93%) MongoDB
9 83 (34.44%) REST
10 77 (31.95%) Apache Cassandra
11 72 (29.88%) Spring
12 64 (26.56%) Scrum
12 64 (26.56%) Continuous Integration
13 62 (25.73%) spray
14 61 (25.31%) Pair Programming
15 58 (24.07%) Docker
16 54 (22.41%) Cucumber
17 53 (21.99%) Jenkins
18 52 (21.58%) RESTful
19 49 (20.33%) Apache Spark
20 48 (19.92%) OO
20 48 (19.92%) HTTP
21 47 (19.50%) Linux
21 47 (19.50%) JavaScript
22 40 (16.60%) Multithreading
23 39 (16.18%) Microservices
24 38 (15.77%) Open Source
24 38 (15.77%) Kafka
25 35 (14.52%) High Availability
25 35 (14.52%) Kanban

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 49 (20.33%) Apache Spark
2 26 (10.79%) Node.js
3 17 (7.05%) Apache
4 15 (6.22%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.41%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.41%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.41%) JBoss
6 1 (0.41%) Jetty
6 1 (0.41%) Liferay
6 1 (0.41%) nginx
6 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.13%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.22%) GitHub
3 7 (2.90%) Amazon SQS
3 7 (2.90%) Heroku
4 5 (2.07%) SaaS
5 4 (1.66%) AdWords
6 3 (1.24%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.83%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.41%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.41%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 48 (19.92%) HTTP
2 4 (1.66%) Internet
2 4 (1.66%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.24%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (37.76%) NoSQL
2 89 (36.93%) MongoDB
3 77 (31.95%) Apache Cassandra
4 31 (12.86%) Big Data
5 28 (11.62%) MySQL
6 25 (10.37%) PostgreSQL
7 21 (8.71%) Hadoop
8 18 (7.47%) CouchDB
9 15 (6.22%) Couchbase
10 11 (4.56%) MariaDB
10 11 (4.56%) Redis
11 10 (4.15%) Relational Database
12 4 (1.66%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.66%) Neo4j
13 3 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (1.24%) HBase
14 2 (0.83%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.83%) Spark SQL
14 2 (0.83%) SQL Server
15 1 (0.41%) Apache Kudu
Development Applications
1 54 (22.41%) Cucumber
2 53 (21.99%) Jenkins
3 33 (13.69%) Maven
4 32 (13.28%) Hudson
5 29 (12.03%) Gradle
6 20 (8.30%) Git (software)
7 17 (7.05%) JUnit
8 11 (4.56%) Jasmine
9 10 (4.15%) Subversion
10 8 (3.32%) JIRA
11 7 (2.90%) IntelliJ
12 6 (2.49%) jMock
12 6 (2.49%) Liquibase
13 5 (2.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (2.07%) Mockito
13 5 (2.07%) TestNG
13 5 (2.07%) WebDriver
14 3 (1.24%) Vagrant
15 1 (0.41%) JProfiler
15 1 (0.41%) YourKit
General
1 27 (11.20%) Finance
2 23 (9.54%) Banking
3 13 (5.39%) Retail
4 11 (4.56%) Front Office
5 9 (3.73%) Marketing
6 7 (2.90%) Advertising
6 7 (2.90%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.66%) Wholesale Banking
8 3 (1.24%) Publishing
9 2 (0.83%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.41%) Electronics
10 1 (0.41%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 224 (92.95%) Developer
2 164 (68.05%) Scala Developer
3 77 (31.95%) Java Developer
4 43 (17.84%) Java Scala Developer
5 32 (13.28%) Agile Developer
6 29 (12.03%) Senior Developer
7 21 (8.71%) Big Data Developer
8 20 (8.30%) Agile Java Developer
9 18 (7.47%) NoSQL Developer
10 15 (6.22%) Senior Scala Developer
11 12 (4.98%) Apache Spark Developer
12 11 (4.56%) Senior Java Developer
13 10 (4.15%) Full Stack Developer
13 10 (4.15%) Middleware Developer
14 9 (3.73%) Cassandra Developer
15 8 (3.32%) AWS Developer
15 8 (3.32%) Software Developer
16 7 (2.90%) MongoDB Developer
17 6 (2.49%) Senior Software Developer
18 4 (1.66%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (58.09%) Play Framework
2 83 (34.44%) REST
3 72 (29.88%) Spring
4 62 (25.73%) spray
5 52 (21.58%) RESTful
6 38 (15.77%) Kafka
7 32 (13.28%) JAX-RS
8 25 (10.37%) Web Services
9 23 (9.54%) Hibernate
10 22 (9.13%) AngularJS
10 22 (9.13%) HTML
10 22 (9.13%) jQuery
11 20 (8.30%) CSS
12 18 (7.47%) ActiveMQ
13 16 (6.64%) Ajax
14 15 (6.22%) Apache Camel
14 15 (6.22%) XML
15 13 (5.39%) Middleware
16 12 (4.98%) JSON
17 11 (4.56%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.81%) Mobile App
2 10 (4.15%) Algorithms
2 10 (4.15%) Data Structures
3 8 (3.32%) Statistics
4 5 (2.07%) Fixed Income
5 4 (1.66%) Equities
6 3 (1.24%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.83%) Derivative
7 2 (0.83%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.83%) Social Network
8 1 (0.41%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.41%) Equity Derivative
8 1 (0.41%) Fintech
8 1 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (19.50%) Linux
2 9 (3.73%) Unix
3 8 (3.32%) Android
3 8 (3.32%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.49%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.24%) Windows
6 2 (0.83%) Solaris
7 1 (0.41%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.41%) HPUX
7 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.41%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (68.05%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (54.36%) TDD
3 98 (40.66%) BDD
4 64 (26.56%) Continuous Integration
4 64 (26.56%) Scrum
5 61 (25.31%) Pair Programming
6 48 (19.92%) OO
7 40 (16.60%) Multithreading
8 39 (16.18%) Microservices
9 38 (15.77%) Open Source
10 35 (14.52%) High Availability
10 35 (14.52%) Kanban
11 27 (11.20%) Functional Programming
12 20 (8.30%) Software Engineering
13 19 (7.88%) Domain-Driven Design
14 18 (7.47%) Continuous Delivery
15 16 (6.64%) Mentoring
16 12 (4.98%) Configuration Management
17 11 (4.56%) DevOps
18 10 (4.15%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 217 (90.04%) Scala
2 170 (70.54%) Java
3 47 (19.50%) JavaScript
4 25 (10.37%) SQL
5 18 (7.47%) Clojure
6 16 (6.64%) Ruby
7 11 (4.56%) C++
7 11 (4.56%) Groovy
8 10 (4.15%) Python
9 9 (3.73%) PHP
10 5 (2.07%) C#
11 4 (1.66%) Perl
12 2 (0.83%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.83%) R
13 1 (0.41%) Erlang
13 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (1.66%) Degree
2 3 (1.24%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.24%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 58 (24.07%) Docker
2 4 (1.66%) etcd
3 3 (1.24%) HDFS
4 1 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (2.90%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.07%) Puppet
3 3 (1.24%) Mesos
4 1 (0.41%) Ansible
4 1 (0.41%) Oozie
4 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (3.73%) CA
2 6 (2.49%) Oracle
3 5 (2.07%) Google
4 4 (1.66%) VMware
5 1 (0.41%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.41%) Perforce
5 1 (0.41%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.41%) SAP
5 1 (0.41%) Sun
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