The table below looks at the statistics for Play Framework skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Play Framework over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Play Framework
Rank 424 584 530
Rank change year-on-year
+160 -54
Contract jobs citing Play Framework 248 63 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.61% 0.41% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 43 73
Median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £375 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15410 15204 14820
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.57% 26.80% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10764 9851 9713
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 204 205
Median hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

Play Framework
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Play Framework
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Play Framework within the UK.

Play Framework Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Play Framework
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Play Framework within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Play Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Play Framework
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Play Framework within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +168 245 £500 - 42
London +49 110 £500 - 31
South East - 68 £425 - 7
West Sussex - 64 £433 - 3
Worthing - 57 £433 - 2
West Midlands - 43 £510 - 1
Shropshire - 41 £518 - 1
Telford - 30 £525 - 1
East Midlands +9 10 £500 -
Leicestershire +8 10 £500 -
City of London +44 9 £500 +11.11% 2
Leicester +4 8 - -
Yorkshire +6 7 £625 +66.66% 3
West Yorkshire +1 6 £625 +66.66% 2
Leeds +5 5 £625 +66.66% 2
North East -29 4 £425 +30.76%
Tyne and Wear -32 4 £425 +30.76%
Newcastle upon Tyne -38 3 £450 +38.46%
Surrey - 3 £413 -
North West -15 2 £475 -9.52%
Chester 0 1 £475 +72.72%
South Yorkshire -5 1 £313 - 1
Cheshire -6 1 £475 +72.72%
Manchester -9 1 - -
Sussex - 1 - - 1
Birmingham - 1 £433 -
Sheffield - 1 £313 - 1
Staines - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £403 -
Westminster - 1 £388 -

Play Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 with a requirement for Play Framework.

1 313 (93.15%) Scala
2 279 (83.04%) Agile Software Development
3 275 (81.85%) Java
4 169 (50.30%) REST
5 165 (49.11%) MongoDB
6 162 (48.21%) Scrum
7 149 (44.35%) Spring
8 148 (44.05%) JSON
9 138 (41.07%) HTML
10 135 (40.18%) Open Source
11 129 (38.39%) TDD
12 123 (36.61%) CSS
13 116 (34.52%) HTML5
14 115 (34.23%) Continuous Integration
14 115 (34.23%) HTTP
15 113 (33.63%) Jenkins
16 108 (32.14%) RESTful
17 107 (31.85%) Ruby
18 106 (31.55%) Git (software)
18 106 (31.55%) Akka
19 101 (30.06%) Linux
20 94 (27.98%) Ajax
21 92 (27.38%) NoSQL
22 91 (27.08%) Django
23 89 (26.49%) CSS3
24 88 (26.19%) Ruby on Rails
25 85 (25.30%) JUnit
26 81 (24.11%) Microservices
27 80 (23.81%) Python
28 76 (22.62%) BDD

Play Framework
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 65 (19.35%) Node.js
2 50 (14.88%) Confluence
3 24 (7.14%) Apache
4 20 (5.95%) Apache Spark
5 17 (5.06%) Tomcat
6 14 (4.17%) JBoss
7 13 (3.87%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (3.57%) WebLogic
9 8 (2.38%) nginx
10 3 (0.89%) Alfresco
10 3 (0.89%) WebLogic Portal
11 2 (0.60%) Liferay
11 2 (0.60%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.30%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.30%) CMS
12 1 (0.30%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.30%) Jetty
12 1 (0.30%) Magnolia
12 1 (0.30%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.38%) GitHub
3 7 (2.08%) Heroku
4 4 (1.19%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.89%) PaaS
6 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.60%) SaaS
7 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.30%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 115 (34.23%) HTTP
2 15 (4.46%) SSL
3 12 (3.57%) Internet
3 12 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.08%) Network Security
5 1 (0.30%) Firewall
5 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.30%) Intranet
5 1 (0.30%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (49.11%) MongoDB
2 92 (27.38%) NoSQL
3 61 (18.15%) Apache Cassandra
4 56 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 41 (12.20%) MySQL
6 39 (11.61%) PostgreSQL
7 18 (5.36%) CouchDB
8 17 (5.06%) Redis
9 16 (4.76%) Hadoop
10 14 (4.17%) Big Data
10 14 (4.17%) Couchbase
11 10 (2.98%) MariaDB
12 6 (1.79%) Jackrabbit
13 5 (1.49%) HBase
14 4 (1.19%) DB2
14 4 (1.19%) Neo4j
15 3 (0.89%) Infinispan
15 3 (0.89%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.89%) SQL Server
16 2 (0.60%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 113 (33.63%) Jenkins
2 106 (31.55%) Git (software)
3 85 (25.30%) JUnit
4 75 (22.32%) Subversion
5 51 (15.18%) JIRA
6 39 (11.61%) Cucumber
7 33 (9.82%) Selenium
8 29 (8.63%) WebDriver
9 27 (8.04%) Hudson
10 25 (7.44%) Maven
11 24 (7.14%) Gradle
12 13 (3.87%) Mockito
13 12 (3.57%) IntelliJ
13 12 (3.57%) Jasmine
14 7 (2.08%) Eclipse
14 7 (2.08%) TeamCity
15 6 (1.79%) Grunt
15 6 (1.79%) gulp
15 6 (1.79%) TestNG
16 5 (1.49%) Liquibase
General
1 13 (3.87%) Retail
2 12 (3.57%) Finance
3 8 (2.38%) Marketing
4 7 (2.08%) Publishing
5 3 (0.89%) Advertising
5 3 (0.89%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.60%) Banking
6 2 (0.60%) Electronics
6 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.30%) Games
7 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 265 (78.87%) Developer
2 187 (55.65%) Scala Developer
3 106 (31.55%) Java Developer
4 65 (19.35%) Java Scala Developer
5 53 (15.77%) Architect
6 30 (8.93%) Senior Developer
6 30 (8.93%) Technical Architect
7 29 (8.63%) Digital Architect
8 26 (7.74%) Agile Developer
9 22 (6.55%) Software Architect
10 21 (6.25%) Software Developer
11 19 (5.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 18 (5.36%) Lead Developer
13 17 (5.06%) Agile Java Developer
14 15 (4.46%) Software Engineer
15 14 (4.17%) Java Architect
15 14 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
15 14 (4.17%) Senior Scala Developer
16 11 (3.27%) Digital Developer
16 11 (3.27%) Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (50.30%) REST
2 149 (44.35%) Spring
3 148 (44.05%) JSON
4 138 (41.07%) HTML
5 123 (36.61%) CSS
6 116 (34.52%) HTML5
7 108 (32.14%) RESTful
8 106 (31.55%) Akka
9 94 (27.98%) Ajax
10 91 (27.08%) Django
11 89 (26.49%) CSS3
12 88 (26.19%) Ruby on Rails
13 64 (19.05%) Guice
14 42 (12.50%) J2EE
15 41 (12.20%) Spring MVC
16 39 (11.61%) spray
17 36 (10.71%) Web Services
18 25 (7.44%) SOAP
19 23 (6.85%) XML
20 22 (6.55%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.01%) User Experience
2 16 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 6 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (1.79%) Social Media
4 5 (1.49%) Data Centre
5 3 (0.89%) Algorithms
5 3 (0.89%) Computer Science
5 3 (0.89%) Data Structures
5 3 (0.89%) Digital Media
5 3 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (0.89%) PKI
6 2 (0.60%) Biometrics
6 2 (0.60%) Statistics
6 2 (0.60%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.30%) Blog
7 1 (0.30%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.30%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.30%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 101 (30.06%) Linux
2 30 (8.93%) Unix
3 17 (5.06%) Mac OS X
4 10 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.19%) Ubuntu
5 4 (1.19%) Windows
6 3 (0.89%) Android
6 3 (0.89%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.60%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.30%) Solaris
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (83.04%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (48.21%) Scrum
3 135 (40.18%) Open Source
4 129 (38.39%) TDD
5 115 (34.23%) Continuous Integration
6 81 (24.11%) Microservices
7 76 (22.62%) BDD
8 66 (19.64%) Automated Testing
9 64 (19.05%) Configuration Management
10 57 (16.96%) MVC
10 57 (16.96%) Responsive Web Design
10 57 (16.96%) Web Design
11 52 (15.48%) Web Development
12 51 (15.18%) Mentoring
13 44 (13.10%) OWASP
14 43 (12.80%) Pair Programming
15 42 (12.50%) DevOps
16 37 (11.01%) Continuous Delivery
17 36 (10.71%) Kanban
18 35 (10.42%) OO
Programming Languages
1 313 (93.15%) Scala
2 275 (81.85%) Java
3 107 (31.85%) Ruby
4 80 (23.81%) Python
5 74 (22.02%) JavaScript
6 56 (16.67%) C#
7 20 (5.95%) SQL
8 14 (4.17%) Clojure
9 13 (3.87%) PHP
10 11 (3.27%) Perl
11 8 (2.38%) Groovy
12 7 (2.08%) C++
13 6 (1.79%) Haskell
14 3 (0.89%) Go
14 3 (0.89%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.60%) C
16 1 (0.30%) Erlang
16 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.30%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 27 (8.04%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (1.19%) Degree
5 2 (0.60%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 59 (17.56%) Docker
2 1 (0.30%) HDFS
2 1 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 62 (18.45%) Puppet
2 14 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.49%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.30%) Apache Shiro
4 1 (0.30%) Ganglia
4 1 (0.30%) Nagios
4 1 (0.30%) Oozie
Vendors
1 65 (19.35%) Google
2 10 (2.98%) webMethods
3 9 (2.68%) CA
3 9 (2.68%) Oracle
4 7 (2.08%) Adobe
5 5 (1.49%) VMware
6 3 (0.89%) Apigee
7 2 (0.60%) New Relic
7 2 (0.60%) SAP
8 1 (0.30%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.30%) Perforce
8 1 (0.30%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.30%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.30%) WSO2
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