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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Akka
Rank 526 516 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Akka 53 37 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.077% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 38 34 0
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£600 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 -
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £92.50 - -
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
13442 13306 11554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.32% 27.74% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8992 8932 7437
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £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 183 168 346
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £16.66 £17.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +20 39 £615 +2.50% 7
East Midlands - 7 - -
North West -16 6 £500 +25.00% 6
Yorkshire - 1 £450 - 1
Akka
UK

Akka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 99 (93.40%) Scala
2 84 (79.25%) Java
3 63 (59.43%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (36.79%) Big Data
5 38 (35.85%) TDD
6 35 (33.02%) Hadoop
7 30 (28.30%) Play Framework
8 29 (27.36%) Scrum
9 28 (26.42%) MongoDB
10 27 (25.47%) Spring
11 25 (23.58%) Python
11 25 (23.58%) NoSQL
12 23 (21.70%) Multithreading
13 22 (20.75%) OO
14 21 (19.81%) JSON
14 21 (19.81%) Apache Spark
15 20 (18.87%) SQL
16 19 (17.92%) Banking
16 19 (17.92%) Finance
17 17 (16.04%) Hibernate
17 17 (16.04%) JavaScript
17 17 (16.04%) Oracle
17 17 (16.04%) Functional Programming
17 17 (16.04%) RESTful
18 16 (15.09%) XML
18 16 (15.09%) Maven
19 15 (14.15%) MySQL
19 15 (14.15%) Apache Hive
20 14 (13.21%) Apache Cassandra
20 14 (13.21%) HBase

Akka
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 21 (19.81%) Apache Spark
2 12 (11.32%) Tomcat
3 9 (8.49%) JBoss
4 7 (6.60%) Jetty
5 3 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.83%) Mule
5 3 (2.83%) Apache
6 2 (1.89%) CMS
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (0.94%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.94%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.94%) Node.js
7 1 (0.94%) Escenic
7 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.94%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 1 (0.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.89%) PaaS
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.94%) HTTP
1 1 (0.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (36.79%) Big Data
2 35 (33.02%) Hadoop
3 28 (26.42%) MongoDB
4 25 (23.58%) NoSQL
5 15 (14.15%) MySQL
5 15 (14.15%) Apache Hive
6 14 (13.21%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (13.21%) HBase
7 13 (12.26%) Relational Database
8 11 (10.38%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (10.38%) RDBMS
8 11 (10.38%) OrientDB
9 8 (7.55%) Couchbase
10 7 (6.60%) CouchDB
11 2 (1.89%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.89%) DB2
11 2 (1.89%) Redis
11 2 (1.89%) Impala
11 2 (1.89%) Infinispan
12 1 (0.94%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 16 (15.09%) Maven
2 13 (12.26%) Git (software)
3 9 (8.49%) Cucumber
3 9 (8.49%) Gradle
4 6 (5.66%) Mockito
4 6 (5.66%) Hamcrest
5 4 (3.77%) JUnit
5 4 (3.77%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.83%) JBehave
7 2 (1.89%) JIRA
8 1 (0.94%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.94%) Hudson
8 1 (0.94%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.94%) jMock
8 1 (0.94%) Subversion
8 1 (0.94%) Ant
8 1 (0.94%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.94%) IntelliJ
General
1 19 (17.92%) Banking
1 19 (17.92%) Finance
2 8 (7.55%) Front Office
3 3 (2.83%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.89%) Publishing
4 2 (1.89%) Retail
4 2 (1.89%) Marketing
5 1 (0.94%) Legal
5 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.94%) Advertising
5 1 (0.94%) Electronics
5 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 95 (89.62%) Developer
2 70 (66.04%) Scala Developer
3 24 (22.64%) Java Developer
4 19 (17.92%) Senior Developer
5 10 (9.43%) Hadoop Developer
5 10 (9.43%) Big Data Developer
6 8 (7.55%) Architect
7 6 (5.66%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (4.72%) Technical Architect
9 3 (2.83%) Java Architect
10 2 (1.89%) Lead Developer
10 2 (1.89%) Lead Architect
11 1 (0.94%) Automation Analyst
11 1 (0.94%) Middleware Developer
11 1 (0.94%) Automation Test Analyst
11 1 (0.94%) C Developer
11 1 (0.94%) JavaScript Developer
11 1 (0.94%) Java Technical Architect
11 1 (0.94%) C++ Developer
11 1 (0.94%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (28.30%) Play Framework
2 27 (25.47%) Spring
3 21 (19.81%) JSON
4 17 (16.04%) Hibernate
4 17 (16.04%) RESTful
5 16 (15.09%) XML
6 12 (11.32%) REST
7 11 (10.38%) Kafka
8 10 (9.43%) Apache Camel
9 9 (8.49%) Cascading
9 9 (8.49%) JDBC
9 9 (8.49%) J2EE
9 9 (8.49%) HTML
10 8 (7.55%) Web Services
11 7 (6.60%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (6.60%) Middleware
12 6 (5.66%) ActiveMQ
12 6 (5.66%) Grails
12 6 (5.66%) OAuth
12 6 (5.66%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.32%) Derivative
2 11 (10.38%) Market Risk
3 7 (6.60%) Equities
4 6 (5.66%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.66%) Data Structures
4 6 (5.66%) Algorithms
5 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.72%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (2.83%) Open Source
6 3 (2.83%) Credit Risk
6 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.83%) Credit Derivative
6 3 (2.83%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.89%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.89%) Clustering
7 2 (1.89%) Replication
7 2 (1.89%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.94%) User Experience
8 1 (0.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.38%) Linux
2 7 (6.60%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (59.43%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (35.85%) TDD
3 29 (27.36%) Scrum
4 23 (21.70%) Multithreading
5 22 (20.75%) OO
6 17 (16.04%) Functional Programming
7 13 (12.26%) BDD
8 12 (11.32%) Mentoring
9 11 (10.38%) OOP
10 10 (9.43%) MapReduce
11 8 (7.55%) SOA
11 8 (7.55%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (5.66%) Kanban
12 6 (5.66%) Performance Testing
13 5 (4.72%) DevOps
13 5 (4.72%) Unit Testing
13 5 (4.72%) High Availability
13 5 (4.72%) Extreme Programming
13 5 (4.72%) Data Modelling
13 5 (4.72%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 99 (93.40%) Scala
2 84 (79.25%) Java
3 25 (23.58%) Python
4 20 (18.87%) SQL
5 17 (16.04%) JavaScript
6 8 (7.55%) Groovy
7 6 (5.66%) Ruby
7 6 (5.66%) Haskell
8 5 (4.72%) Clojure
8 5 (4.72%) C#
9 4 (3.77%) C++
10 3 (2.83%) F#
10 3 (2.83%) Perl
11 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.94%) OCaml
12 1 (0.94%) R
12 1 (0.94%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (4.72%) Degree
2 1 (0.94%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.94%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (0.94%) Basel III
1 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 12 (11.32%) HDFS
2 6 (5.66%) Docker
3 2 (1.89%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.94%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 11 (10.38%) Hadoop YARN
2 3 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.89%) yum
Vendors
1 17 (16.04%) Oracle
2 6 (5.66%) CA
2 6 (5.66%) Akamai
3 2 (1.89%) TIBCO
3 2 (1.89%) DataSynapse
4 1 (0.94%) Actian
4 1 (0.94%) Twitter
4 1 (0.94%) SAP
4 1 (0.94%) Sybase
4 1 (0.94%) Reuters
4 1 (0.94%) Bloomberg
4 1 (0.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.94%) Intel
Manchester
People Source
Rate: £380 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Explore Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £575 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
CPS Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 26 days ago