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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Play Framework over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Play Framework
Rank - 159 136
Contract jobs citing Play Framework 0 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.072% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.31% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Median daily rate - £485 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £539
% change year-on-year
- -11.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
967 971 821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.02% 23.44% 25.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 684 587 533
Median daily rate £375 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 35 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £30.85 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.78% -11.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Play Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Play Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Play Framework 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 Play Framework.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) RESTful
2 3 (60.00%) Scala
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) Groovy
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Gradle
3 2 (40.00%) Akka
3 2 (40.00%) Dependency Management
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) Grails
4 1 (20.00%) Docker
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps

Play Framework
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Hazelcast
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Gradle
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Scala Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
1 3 (60.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) Akka
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Grails
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Redux
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Dependency Management
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Scala
3 2 (40.00%) Groovy
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker