The table below looks at the statistics for Akka skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Akka over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Akka
Rank - - 36
Contract jobs citing Akka 0 0 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - 4.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 26
Average daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £513 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Akka
Wales

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 South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
223 188 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 41.92% 37.30% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 133 106
Average daily rate £388 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £42.90 £32.50 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.98% +7.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Akka
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Akka Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Akka
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Akka Daily Rate Trend in South Wales