The table below looks at the statistics for Play Framework 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 Play Framework 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
Play Framework
Rank 502 497 513
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +16
Contract jobs citing Play Framework 77 56 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.12% 0.026%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.57% 0.42% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 45 7
Average daily rate
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£513 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £380 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £630 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £540 £450 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Play Framework
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% -

Play Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Play Framework across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Play Framework Jobs Demand Trend in England

Play Framework
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Play Framework across the England region.

Play Framework Daily Rate Trend in England

Play Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Play Framework across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Play Framework Daily Rate Histogram in England

Play Framework
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 Play Framework 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 +14 44 £500 -13.04% 7
North East -7 11 £650 +160.00% 4
North West -16 8 £533 +33.12% 3
East Midlands - 7 - -
Yorkshire -10 5 £375 - 1
East of England - 2 - - 1
Play Framework
UK

Play Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Play Framework 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 Play Framework.

1 112 (86.82%) Scala
2 93 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (52.71%) Java
4 59 (45.74%) NoSQL
5 58 (44.96%) MongoDB
6 54 (41.86%) Ruby
7 52 (40.31%) TDD
8 46 (35.66%) Ruby on Rails
9 39 (30.23%) Scrum
9 39 (30.23%) Configuration Management
9 39 (30.23%) Django
10 37 (28.68%) PostgreSQL
11 36 (27.91%) HTML
11 36 (27.91%) JSON
11 36 (27.91%) Apache Cassandra
12 32 (24.81%) Kanban
13 31 (24.03%) MySQL
13 31 (24.03%) CSS
14 30 (23.26%) REST
14 30 (23.26%) Akka
15 26 (20.16%) BDD
15 26 (20.16%) HTML5
15 26 (20.16%) Software Architecture
15 26 (20.16%) Ajax
16 24 (18.60%) Spring
16 24 (18.60%) RESTful
17 23 (17.83%) Python
18 22 (17.05%) Amazon AWS
19 21 (16.28%) CSS3
19 21 (16.28%) JavaScript

Play Framework
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Play Framework 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 Play Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (13.95%) Node.js
2 14 (10.85%) Apache
3 13 (10.08%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.43%) nginx
4 7 (5.43%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (4.65%) Apache Spark
6 4 (3.10%) CMS
6 4 (3.10%) Alfresco
7 3 (2.33%) Confluence
8 1 (0.78%) Mule
8 1 (0.78%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (1.55%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 22 (17.05%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.75%) SaaS
3 8 (6.20%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (5.43%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (3.88%) GitHub
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.33%) Internet
1 3 (2.33%) HTTP
2 2 (1.55%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.55%) SSL
3 1 (0.78%) AMQP
3 1 (0.78%) LDAP
3 1 (0.78%) VPN
3 1 (0.78%) FTP
3 1 (0.78%) Firewall
3 1 (0.78%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (45.74%) NoSQL
2 58 (44.96%) MongoDB
3 37 (28.68%) PostgreSQL
4 36 (27.91%) Apache Cassandra
5 31 (24.03%) MySQL
6 16 (12.40%) Redis
7 14 (10.85%) Hadoop
8 11 (8.53%) CouchDB
9 8 (6.20%) Big Data
10 6 (4.65%) Relational Database
10 6 (4.65%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.55%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects XI
12 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.78%) QlikView
12 1 (0.78%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.78%) HBase
Development Applications
1 20 (15.50%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.85%) Jenkins
3 13 (10.08%) Cucumber
4 9 (6.98%) JIRA
5 8 (6.20%) JUnit
6 7 (5.43%) Hudson
6 7 (5.43%) Mercurial
6 7 (5.43%) Selenium
7 6 (4.65%) Liquibase
7 6 (4.65%) TestNG
7 6 (4.65%) Mockito
7 6 (4.65%) WebDriver
8 5 (3.88%) LoadRunner
8 5 (3.88%) IntelliJ
9 4 (3.10%) Subversion
10 3 (2.33%) Maven
10 3 (2.33%) Jasmine
11 2 (1.55%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.78%) MSI
12 1 (0.78%) Grunt
General
1 13 (10.08%) Finance
2 5 (3.88%) Marketing
3 4 (3.10%) Electronics
3 4 (3.10%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.10%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (51.94%) Developer
2 45 (34.88%) Architect
3 42 (32.56%) Technical Architect
4 29 (22.48%) Scala Developer
5 21 (16.28%) Java Developer
6 13 (10.08%) Digital Architect
6 13 (10.08%) Senior Architect
6 13 (10.08%) Senior Technical Architect
7 11 (8.53%) Digital Technical Architect
8 8 (6.20%) Senior Developer
9 7 (5.43%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.43%) Senior Digital Architect
9 7 (5.43%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
10 5 (3.88%) Software Engineer
10 5 (3.88%) Full Stack Developer
11 4 (3.10%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 4 (3.10%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.10%) Senior Java Developer
12 3 (2.33%) Analyst
12 3 (2.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (35.66%) Ruby on Rails
2 39 (30.23%) Django
3 36 (27.91%) HTML
3 36 (27.91%) JSON
4 31 (24.03%) CSS
5 30 (23.26%) REST
5 30 (23.26%) Akka
6 26 (20.16%) HTML5
6 26 (20.16%) Ajax
7 24 (18.60%) Spring
7 24 (18.60%) RESTful
8 21 (16.28%) CSS3
9 18 (13.95%) Web Services
10 17 (13.18%) XML
10 17 (13.18%) Spring MVC
11 16 (12.40%) AngularJS
12 14 (10.85%) Middleware
13 12 (9.30%) jQuery
14 11 (8.53%) Hibernate
15 9 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.85%) Open Source
1 14 (10.85%) User Experience
2 9 (6.98%) Replication
3 7 (5.43%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.88%) Derivative
5 4 (3.10%) DTV
6 3 (2.33%) Cryptography
6 3 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.55%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.78%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.78%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.78%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (0.78%) Clustering
8 1 (0.78%) Equities
8 1 (0.78%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.63%) Linux
2 7 (5.43%) UNIX
3 3 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.33%) Android
3 3 (2.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.55%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.78%) VME
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.78%) CentOS
5 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.78%) Windows
5 1 (0.78%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (72.09%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (40.31%) TDD
3 39 (30.23%) Scrum
3 39 (30.23%) Configuration Management
4 32 (24.81%) Kanban
5 26 (20.16%) BDD
5 26 (20.16%) Software Architecture
6 20 (15.50%) MVC
7 18 (13.95%) User Stories
8 16 (12.40%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (12.40%) DevOps
9 13 (10.08%) Software Engineering
10 11 (8.53%) Web Development
11 8 (6.20%) Product Management
11 8 (6.20%) Domain-Driven Design
12 7 (5.43%) Load Balancing
12 7 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (5.43%) Extreme Programming
12 7 (5.43%) Content Management
12 7 (5.43%) OO
Programming Languages
1 112 (86.82%) Scala
2 68 (52.71%) Java
3 54 (41.86%) Ruby
4 23 (17.83%) Python
5 21 (16.28%) JavaScript
6 9 (6.98%) SQL
7 7 (5.43%) Bash Shell
7 7 (5.43%) Groovy
8 6 (4.65%) Haskell
8 6 (4.65%) Clojure
9 3 (2.33%) F#
9 3 (2.33%) OCaml
9 3 (2.33%) Perl
10 2 (1.55%) Go
10 2 (1.55%) C#
11 1 (0.78%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (3.10%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.78%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) Basel III
2 1 (0.78%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 8 (6.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.43%) VirtualBox
2 7 (5.43%) Varnish
3 5 (3.88%) Docker
4 1 (0.78%) XenApp
4 1 (0.78%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.78%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.78%) vCloud
4 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (14.73%) Puppet
2 15 (11.63%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.43%) Vagrant
4 3 (2.33%) Salt
5 2 (1.55%) Ansible
5 2 (1.55%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.78%) Graphite
Vendors
1 8 (6.20%) VMware
2 6 (4.65%) CA
3 5 (3.88%) SaltStack
4 4 (3.10%) SAP
4 4 (3.10%) Oracle
5 3 (2.33%) Twitter
5 3 (2.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.33%) HP
6 1 (0.78%) Google
6 1 (0.78%) Brocade
6 1 (0.78%) WSO2
6 1 (0.78%) Splunk
6 1 (0.78%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.78%) Citrix
6 1 (0.78%) Vyatta
6 1 (0.78%) Actian
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Tyne and Wear
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £600 - 700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ISL
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Mercator IT Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Explore Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £575 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
CPS Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago