The table below looks at the statistics for Play Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Play Framework over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Play Framework
Rank 157 136 119
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -17
Contract jobs citing Play Framework 1 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.026% 0.15% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.098% 0.59% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 11
Average daily rate - £550 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £538 £463
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +16.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £57.15
Play Framework
England

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
1023 848 754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 26.99% 25.92% 26.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 668 544 435
Average daily rate £360 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 25 15
Average hourly rate £37.00 £22.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.44% -31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.93 £19.36 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £42.50 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

Play Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Play Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Play Framework
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Play Framework Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Play Framework
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Manchester -15 1 - -
Play Framework
England

Play Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Scala
3 6 (75.00%) Ruby
3 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (62.50%) SaltStack
4 5 (62.50%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (62.50%) Graylog
4 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
4 5 (62.50%) Confluence
4 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
4 5 (62.50%) Wiki
4 5 (62.50%) JIRA
4 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 5 (62.50%) nginx
5 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (37.50%) TDD
6 3 (37.50%) HTML
7 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
7 2 (25.00%) JSON
7 2 (25.00%) BDD
8 1 (12.50%) Puppet
8 1 (12.50%) RESTful
8 1 (12.50%) QA
8 1 (12.50%) jQuery
8 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
8 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (12.50%) Scrum
8 1 (12.50%) J2EE

Play Framework
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 5 (62.50%) Confluence
1 5 (62.50%) nginx
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (12.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 5 (62.50%) Cucumber
2 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (62.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Scala Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Java Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Java Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) Akka
4 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
4 1 (12.50%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) RESTful
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Wiki
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Programming
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) Scala
3 6 (75.00%) Ruby
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Graylog
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
1 5 (62.50%) SaltStack
2 1 (12.50%) Apigee