The table below looks at the statistics for Akka skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Akka over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Akka
Rank - 154 136
Contract jobs citing Akka 0 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.78% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 4
Median daily rate - £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £513 £450
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Akka
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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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1000 895 726
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 24.73% 22.91% 23.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 561 436
Median daily rate £388 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 22 5
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £16.16 £30.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £46.09 £40.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +7.14%

Akka
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Akka
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Akka across the North West region.

Akka Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Akka
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 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 North West region with a requirement for Akka.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Play Framework

Akka
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Scala Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Play Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Scala