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 27 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Play Framework
Rank 140 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs citing Play Framework 8 16 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.22% 0.56% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 2.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 0
Average daily rate
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£513 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £475 £420
% change year-on-year
+13.15% +13.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
820 770 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.73% 27.17% 26.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 429 332
Average daily rate £350 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 21
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +95.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.45 £22.20 £10.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £103.00 £160.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Play Framework across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Play Framework Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 March 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
Manchester - 4 £525 - 4
Cheshire -9 2 £275 -31.25%
Play Framework
England

Play Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (89.47%) Scala
2 14 (73.68%) TDD
3 13 (68.42%) Java
4 11 (57.89%) Akka
5 10 (52.63%) Scrum
6 9 (47.37%) Kanban
7 8 (42.11%) Open Source
7 8 (42.11%) JSON
8 6 (31.58%) Spring
8 6 (31.58%) Hibernate
8 6 (31.58%) MVC
8 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
8 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
8 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
9 5 (26.32%) BDD
9 5 (26.32%) Spring MVC
9 5 (26.32%) Extreme Programming
10 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
10 4 (21.05%) Software Architecture
10 4 (21.05%) HTML5
10 4 (21.05%) CSS
10 4 (21.05%) Python
10 4 (21.05%) HTML
10 4 (21.05%) REST
10 4 (21.05%) DevOps
11 3 (15.79%) Apache Camel
11 3 (15.79%) MQTT
11 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
11 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 3 (15.79%) JBoss
1 3 (15.79%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) AMQP
1 3 (15.79%) MQTT
2 1 (5.26%) LDAP
2 1 (5.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
2 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (10.53%) MySQL
3 2 (10.53%) Data Mining
3 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.26%) CouchDB
4 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Architect
1 11 (57.89%) Technical Architect
2 10 (52.63%) Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Scala Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Digital Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Java Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Digital Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) Akka
2 8 (42.11%) JSON
3 6 (31.58%) Hibernate
3 6 (31.58%) Spring
4 5 (26.32%) Spring MVC
5 4 (21.05%) HTML
5 4 (21.05%) CSS
5 4 (21.05%) HTML5
5 4 (21.05%) REST
6 3 (15.79%) Apache Camel
6 3 (15.79%) Java EE
6 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
6 3 (15.79%) J2EE
6 3 (15.79%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) JMS
6 3 (15.79%) JMX
6 3 (15.79%) JAAS
6 3 (15.79%) Django
6 3 (15.79%) Apache CXF
6 3 (15.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Open Source
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) TDD
3 10 (52.63%) Scrum
4 9 (47.37%) Kanban
5 6 (31.58%) MVC
5 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
6 5 (26.32%) Extreme Programming
6 5 (26.32%) BDD
7 4 (21.05%) DevOps
7 4 (21.05%) Software Architecture
8 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
8 3 (15.79%) OO
9 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
9 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
9 2 (10.53%) Analytics
9 2 (10.53%) Product Management
9 2 (10.53%) Domain-Driven Design
9 2 (10.53%) Functional Programming
10 1 (5.26%) Line Management
10 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Scala
2 13 (68.42%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 4 (21.05%) Python
5 3 (15.79%) Ruby
6 1 (5.26%) R
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