The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Play Framework
Rank 519 489 576
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +87
Contract jobs citing Play Framework 71 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.032% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.12% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 11 1
Average daily rate £500 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £420 -
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13782 11568 14360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.85% 26.85% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 9018 7371 8668
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 331 363
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Play Framework
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -10 27 £588 +17.50% 6
South West - 19 £475 -
North East - 13 £250 -
Play Framework
UK

Play Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 75 (74.26%) Java
2 73 (72.28%) Scala
3 60 (59.41%) TDD
4 52 (51.49%) Akka
5 41 (40.59%) HTML
5 41 (40.59%) CSS
6 37 (36.63%) Web Services
7 36 (35.64%) BDD
8 35 (34.65%) OO
9 34 (33.66%) HTML5
9 34 (33.66%) REST
10 27 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (26.73%) CouchDB
10 27 (26.73%) Amazon AWS
11 26 (25.74%) Cloud Computing
11 26 (25.74%) Web Development
12 25 (24.75%) JSON
12 25 (24.75%) Batik
12 25 (24.75%) Process Management
12 25 (24.75%) SVG
13 23 (22.77%) JavaScript
14 21 (20.79%) Ajax
14 21 (20.79%) Open Source
14 21 (20.79%) CSS3
15 20 (19.80%) Django
15 20 (19.80%) Spring
15 20 (19.80%) Ruby
15 20 (19.80%) Ruby on Rails
16 19 (18.81%) Scrum
16 19 (18.81%) MongoDB

Play Framework
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 10 (9.90%) Mule
2 9 (8.91%) LiveCycle
3 6 (5.94%) Apache Solr
4 5 (4.95%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (3.96%) Node.js
6 1 (0.99%) Magnolia
6 1 (0.99%) CMS
6 1 (0.99%) Apache
6 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.99%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.99%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (26.73%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (25.74%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.99%) CloudFront
3 1 (0.99%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) HTTP
1 2 (1.98%) Internet
2 1 (0.99%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (26.73%) CouchDB
2 19 (18.81%) MongoDB
2 19 (18.81%) NoSQL
3 16 (15.84%) MySQL
4 15 (14.85%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (13.86%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (4.95%) Redis
7 4 (3.96%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.98%) Big Data
9 1 (0.99%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.99%) HBase
9 1 (0.99%) MarkLogic
9 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.99%) DB2
9 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (14.85%) Git (software)
2 13 (12.87%) Maven
3 11 (10.89%) Subversion
3 11 (10.89%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.98%) Selenium
4 2 (1.98%) Ant
4 2 (1.98%) JUnit
5 1 (0.99%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.99%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.99%) Trac
5 1 (0.99%) Toad
5 1 (0.99%) JIRA
General
1 4 (3.96%) Finance
2 3 (2.97%) Marketing
3 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.98%) Electronics
3 2 (1.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (68.32%) Developer
2 39 (38.61%) Scala Developer
3 32 (31.68%) Architect
4 21 (20.79%) Java Developer
5 16 (15.84%) Technical Architect
6 11 (10.89%) Java Architect
7 8 (7.92%) Enterprise Architect
7 8 (7.92%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.95%) Applications Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Technical Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (3.96%) Web Developer
10 2 (1.98%) Senior Technical Architect
10 2 (1.98%) Senior Java Developer
10 2 (1.98%) Senior Architect
10 2 (1.98%) Software Developer
10 2 (1.98%) Senior Developer
10 2 (1.98%) Java Engineer
11 1 (0.99%) Mobile Web Developer
11 1 (0.99%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (51.49%) Akka
2 41 (40.59%) HTML
2 41 (40.59%) CSS
3 37 (36.63%) Web Services
4 34 (33.66%) HTML5
4 34 (33.66%) REST
5 25 (24.75%) JSON
5 25 (24.75%) Batik
5 25 (24.75%) SVG
6 21 (20.79%) Ajax
6 21 (20.79%) CSS3
7 20 (19.80%) Django
7 20 (19.80%) Spring
7 20 (19.80%) Ruby on Rails
8 13 (12.87%) XML
9 11 (10.89%) XSLT
9 11 (10.89%) Hibernate
10 10 (9.90%) Oracle Fusion
10 10 (9.90%) Middleware
11 7 (6.93%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.79%) Open Source
2 14 (13.86%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.98%) Reference Data
4 2 (1.98%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.98%) DTV
5 1 (0.99%) Machine Learning
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.92%) Linux
2 2 (1.98%) UNIX
3 1 (0.99%) Windows
3 1 (0.99%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (59.41%) TDD
2 36 (35.64%) BDD
3 35 (34.65%) OO
4 27 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (25.74%) Web Development
6 25 (24.75%) Process Management
7 19 (18.81%) Scrum
8 18 (17.82%) OOP
9 15 (14.85%) Kanban
10 14 (13.86%) Multithreading
10 14 (13.86%) OOD
11 10 (9.90%) MVC
12 9 (8.91%) Configuration Management
12 9 (8.91%) Software Architecture
12 9 (8.91%) Software Engineering
13 7 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (5.94%) Pair Programming
14 6 (5.94%) SOA
14 6 (5.94%) User Stories
15 5 (4.95%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (74.26%) Java
2 73 (72.28%) Scala
3 23 (22.77%) JavaScript
4 20 (19.80%) Ruby
5 5 (4.95%) SQL
6 4 (3.96%) Clojure
7 2 (1.98%) PHP
8 1 (0.99%) R
8 1 (0.99%) XQuery
8 1 (0.99%) Perl
8 1 (0.99%) C#
8 1 (0.99%) C++
8 1 (0.99%) Python
8 1 (0.99%) F#
8 1 (0.99%) Groovy
8 1 (0.99%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (0.99%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) Puppet
1 3 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.97%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (11.88%) Oracle
2 10 (9.90%) WSO2
2 10 (9.90%) JBoss
2 10 (9.90%) Adobe
3 3 (2.97%) Mercator
3 3 (2.97%) Zend
4 2 (1.98%) SAP