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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Akka
Rank 519 552 555
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +3
Contract jobs citing Akka 86 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.051% 0.035%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 0.18% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 22 5
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£544 £450 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -
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
14840 14422 14512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.48% 28.30% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 10215 9292 9520
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 195 251
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.00 £19.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +62 67 £550 - 17
East Midlands - 17 £381 -
South West -8 1 £298 -0.83% 5
North East - 1 £550 -
Akka
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Akka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 119 (83.80%) Scala
2 82 (57.75%) Java
3 68 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (40.14%) Play Framework
5 44 (30.99%) TDD
6 41 (28.87%) Big Data
7 38 (26.76%) Hadoop
7 38 (26.76%) Finance
8 33 (23.24%) NoSQL
9 32 (22.54%) RESTful
9 32 (22.54%) Apache Spark
10 30 (21.13%) Banking
11 26 (18.31%) SQL
11 26 (18.31%) MongoDB
12 25 (17.61%) BDD
12 25 (17.61%) JSON
13 23 (16.20%) OO
14 22 (15.49%) Scrum
15 21 (14.79%) Multithreading
15 21 (14.79%) CouchDB
16 20 (14.08%) Apache Camel
17 19 (13.38%) Git (software)
17 19 (13.38%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (13.38%) Spring
17 19 (13.38%) Linux
17 19 (13.38%) Functional Programming
18 18 (12.68%) Couchbase
19 17 (11.97%) Relational Database
19 17 (11.97%) Oracle
20 16 (11.27%) ActiveMQ

Akka
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 32 (22.54%) Apache Spark
2 9 (6.34%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.23%) JBoss
3 6 (4.23%) Node.js
4 5 (3.52%) Apache
5 4 (2.82%) Jetty
6 3 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.41%) OpenStack
7 2 (1.41%) Mule
7 2 (1.41%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.70%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.70%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.82%) PaaS
3 1 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.63%) HTTP
2 5 (3.52%) Kerberos
3 4 (2.82%) LDAP
4 2 (1.41%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.41%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (28.87%) Big Data
2 38 (26.76%) Hadoop
3 33 (23.24%) NoSQL
4 26 (18.31%) MongoDB
5 21 (14.79%) CouchDB
6 18 (12.68%) Couchbase
7 17 (11.97%) Relational Database
8 11 (7.75%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (7.75%) RDBMS
9 10 (7.04%) MySQL
9 10 (7.04%) SQL Server
9 10 (7.04%) Apache Hive
10 8 (5.63%) Impala
10 8 (5.63%) HBase
11 7 (4.93%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (1.41%) DB2
12 2 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.41%) Data Mining
12 2 (1.41%) Redis
12 2 (1.41%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 19 (13.38%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.45%) Maven
3 7 (4.93%) Cucumber
4 6 (4.23%) Subversion
4 6 (4.23%) JUnit
4 6 (4.23%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.52%) Gradle
6 4 (2.82%) JBehave
7 3 (2.11%) Mockito
7 3 (2.11%) Hamcrest
7 3 (2.11%) ANTLR
7 3 (2.11%) JIRA
8 2 (1.41%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.41%) Hudson
8 2 (1.41%) Gerrit
8 2 (1.41%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.41%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.70%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.70%) JMeter
9 1 (0.70%) jMock
General
1 38 (26.76%) Finance
2 30 (21.13%) Banking
3 11 (7.75%) Investment Banking
4 8 (5.63%) Front Office
5 2 (1.41%) Electronics
5 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.41%) Marketing
5 2 (1.41%) Retail
5 2 (1.41%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 113 (79.58%) Developer
2 82 (57.75%) Scala Developer
3 24 (16.90%) Java Developer
4 17 (11.97%) Senior Developer
5 14 (9.86%) Senior Scala Developer
6 8 (5.63%) Administrator
6 8 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (4.23%) Hadoop Developer
7 6 (4.23%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (3.52%) Java Engineer
8 5 (3.52%) Applications Developer
8 5 (3.52%) Architect
9 4 (2.82%) Lead Developer
10 3 (2.11%) Lead Architect
10 3 (2.11%) Java Architect
11 2 (1.41%) Automated Test Developer
11 2 (1.41%) C Developer
12 1 (0.70%) Big Data Developer
12 1 (0.70%) Middleware Developer
12 1 (0.70%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (40.14%) Play Framework
2 32 (22.54%) RESTful
3 25 (17.61%) JSON
4 20 (14.08%) Apache Camel
5 19 (13.38%) Spring
6 16 (11.27%) ActiveMQ
7 15 (10.56%) Web Services
7 15 (10.56%) REST
8 14 (9.86%) XML
9 13 (9.15%) HTML
9 13 (9.15%) Middleware
10 9 (6.34%) Hibernate
11 8 (5.63%) .NET
11 8 (5.63%) J2EE
11 8 (5.63%) Kafka
11 8 (5.63%) AngularJS
12 7 (4.93%) spray
13 6 (4.23%) HTML5
14 5 (3.52%) SAML
14 5 (3.52%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.45%) Market Risk
1 12 (8.45%) Mobile App
2 11 (7.75%) Derivative
3 9 (6.34%) Equities
4 8 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.63%) Data Structures
4 8 (5.63%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.82%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (2.11%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.11%) Credit Derivative
6 3 (2.11%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.11%) N-Tier
6 3 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.41%) DTV
7 2 (1.41%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.41%) User Experience
8 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.70%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.70%) Blog
8 1 (0.70%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.38%) Linux
2 14 (9.86%) UNIX
3 7 (4.93%) Windows
4 5 (3.52%) Windows Phone
5 4 (2.82%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (30.99%) TDD
3 25 (17.61%) BDD
4 23 (16.20%) OO
5 22 (15.49%) Scrum
6 21 (14.79%) Multithreading
7 19 (13.38%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (13.38%) Functional Programming
8 16 (11.27%) Open Source
9 13 (9.15%) Pair Programming
10 8 (5.63%) E-Commerce
10 8 (5.63%) SOA
10 8 (5.63%) Unit Testing
10 8 (5.63%) Software Engineering
10 8 (5.63%) DevOps
11 7 (4.93%) Low Latency
12 6 (4.23%) Concurrent Programming
12 6 (4.23%) Mentoring
12 6 (4.23%) Risk Management
13 5 (3.52%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 119 (83.80%) Scala
2 82 (57.75%) Java
3 26 (18.31%) SQL
4 15 (10.56%) Python
5 14 (9.86%) JavaScript
5 14 (9.86%) C++
6 11 (7.75%) C#
7 6 (4.23%) Groovy
8 5 (3.52%) Ruby
8 5 (3.52%) Clojure
9 4 (2.82%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.82%) Haskell
10 3 (2.11%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.41%) C
11 2 (1.41%) Perl
12 1 (0.70%) PHP
12 1 (0.70%) F#
Qualifications
1 4 (2.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) SLA
1 1 (0.70%) Basel III
1 1 (0.70%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 4 (2.82%) NFS
1 4 (2.82%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.82%) HDFS
2 3 (2.11%) Docker
3 2 (1.41%) Platform Symphony
4 1 (0.70%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (3.52%) FreeIPA
2 4 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.82%) SELinux
3 3 (2.11%) Oozie
4 1 (0.70%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.70%) yum
4 1 (0.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (11.97%) Oracle
2 15 (10.56%) CA
3 3 (2.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.41%) TIBCO
4 2 (1.41%) SAP
4 2 (1.41%) DataSynapse
4 2 (1.41%) Akamai
5 1 (0.70%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.70%) Actian
5 1 (0.70%) Intel
5 1 (0.70%) Sybase
5 1 (0.70%) Reuters
5 1 (0.70%) Bloomberg
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