The table below looks at the statistics for Play Framework skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Play Framework over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Play Framework
Rank 552 562 588
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +26
Contract jobs citing Play Framework 54 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.032% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.11% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 9 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
15698 15095 15547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.76% 28.64% 26.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9962 9698 9555
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 265 367
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Play Framework
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Play Framework within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 August 2014.

Play Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Play Framework
Top 25 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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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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
England +17 52 £419 +4.68% 11
London +34 28 £513 +28.12% 5
City of London +22 6 £400 - 3
South West - 4 £300 - 1
Chester +6 3 £400 -
Cheshire -2 3 £400 -
North West -13 3 £400 - 2
West Yorkshire - 2 £763 -
Yorkshire - 2 £763 -
Leeds - 2 £763 -
South East - 1 £400 - 1
East Midlands - - - -
Bournemouth - - - -
Derby - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Dorset - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
Manchester - - - - 2
Milton Keynes - - - -
Poole - - - - 1
Salford - - - - 2
Woking - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -

Play Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 116 (87.22%) Scala
2 99 (74.44%) Java
3 72 (54.14%) TDD
4 59 (44.36%) Akka
5 49 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (34.59%) HTML
7 45 (33.83%) BDD
8 44 (33.08%) Web Services
9 43 (32.33%) CSS
9 43 (32.33%) REST
10 42 (31.58%) HTML5
11 41 (30.83%) Ajax
12 40 (30.08%) OO
13 37 (27.82%) Amazon AWS
14 36 (27.07%) CSS3
14 36 (27.07%) Web Development
15 35 (26.32%) JSON
15 35 (26.32%) Batik
15 35 (26.32%) Process Management
15 35 (26.32%) SVG
15 35 (26.32%) CouchDB
15 35 (26.32%) Cloud Computing
16 31 (23.31%) MongoDB
17 30 (22.56%) NoSQL
17 30 (22.56%) Ruby
18 29 (21.80%) Ruby on Rails
18 29 (21.80%) Django
19 26 (19.55%) MySQL
20 24 (18.05%) JavaScript
20 24 (18.05%) PostgreSQL

Play Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 6 (4.51%) MQSeries
2 4 (3.01%) Apache Solr
2 4 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.26%) Apache
3 3 (2.26%) Mule
3 3 (2.26%) LiveCycle
4 2 (1.50%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.75%) Node.js
5 1 (0.75%) nginx
Business Applications
1 6 (4.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.75%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 37 (27.82%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (26.32%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.75%) GitHub
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.26%) HTTP
2 3 (2.26%) Internet
3 2 (1.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (26.32%) CouchDB
2 31 (23.31%) MongoDB
3 30 (22.56%) NoSQL
4 26 (19.55%) MySQL
5 24 (18.05%) PostgreSQL
6 22 (16.54%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (6.77%) SQL Server
8 6 (4.51%) DB2
9 4 (3.01%) Redis
10 3 (2.26%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.75%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.75%) Big Data
11 1 (0.75%) MarkLogic
11 1 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (9.77%) JUnit
2 11 (8.27%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.52%) Jenkins
4 9 (6.77%) Subversion
5 8 (6.02%) Cucumber
6 6 (4.51%) Jasmine
6 6 (4.51%) Selenium
7 4 (3.01%) Maven
8 1 (0.75%) JIRA
8 1 (0.75%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.75%) Ant
8 1 (0.75%) RSpec
8 1 (0.75%) Capybara
8 1 (0.75%) Gerrit
8 1 (0.75%) PhantomJS
General
1 13 (9.77%) Finance
2 7 (5.26%) Marketing
3 6 (4.51%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.51%) Electronics
3 6 (4.51%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.75%) Law
4 1 (0.75%) Games
4 1 (0.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 88 (66.17%) Developer
2 52 (39.10%) Scala Developer
3 50 (37.59%) Java Developer
4 41 (30.83%) Architect
5 18 (13.53%) Technical Architect
6 14 (10.53%) Java Architect
7 13 (9.77%) Junior Java Developer
7 13 (9.77%) Junior
7 13 (9.77%) Junior Developer
8 9 (6.77%) .NET Developer
8 9 (6.77%) Junior .NET Developer
9 8 (6.02%) Enterprise Architect
10 7 (5.26%) Digital Architect
11 6 (4.51%) Software Engineer
11 6 (4.51%) Consultant
12 5 (3.76%) Senior Developer
13 4 (3.01%) Lead Developer
13 4 (3.01%) Senior Java Developer
13 4 (3.01%) Lead Java Developer
14 3 (2.26%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (44.36%) Akka
2 46 (34.59%) HTML
3 44 (33.08%) Web Services
4 43 (32.33%) CSS
4 43 (32.33%) REST
5 42 (31.58%) HTML5
6 41 (30.83%) Ajax
7 36 (27.07%) CSS3
8 35 (26.32%) JSON
8 35 (26.32%) Batik
8 35 (26.32%) SVG
9 29 (21.80%) Ruby on Rails
9 29 (21.80%) Django
10 13 (9.77%) J2EE
11 12 (9.02%) jQuery
12 10 (7.52%) Spring
13 9 (6.77%) .NET
14 7 (5.26%) Hibernate
14 7 (5.26%) AngularJS
15 6 (4.51%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.79%) Open Source
2 6 (4.51%) DTV
3 3 (2.26%) Reference Data
3 3 (2.26%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.50%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.26%) UNIX
2 6 (4.51%) Windows
3 5 (3.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (54.14%) TDD
2 49 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (33.83%) BDD
4 40 (30.08%) OO
5 36 (27.07%) Web Development
6 35 (26.32%) Process Management
7 21 (15.79%) Software Architecture
8 19 (14.29%) Scrum
8 19 (14.29%) Kanban
9 16 (12.03%) Product Management
10 15 (11.28%) Configuration Management
11 14 (10.53%) Pair Programming
11 14 (10.53%) User Stories
12 10 (7.52%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (6.02%) MVC
14 6 (4.51%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (4.51%) Programme Management
14 6 (4.51%) SOA
14 6 (4.51%) Digital Marketing
15 5 (3.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 116 (87.22%) Scala
2 99 (74.44%) Java
3 30 (22.56%) Ruby
4 24 (18.05%) JavaScript
5 11 (8.27%) C#
6 9 (6.77%) SQL
7 8 (6.02%) C++
8 3 (2.26%) Groovy
8 3 (2.26%) Python
8 3 (2.26%) Clojure
9 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.75%) VBA
9 1 (0.75%) Perl
9 1 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (2.26%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.50%) Degree
3 1 (0.75%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.26%) COBIT
1 3 (2.26%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.75%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 9 (6.77%) Oracle
2 6 (4.51%) SAP
3 3 (2.26%) JBoss
3 3 (2.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.26%) Adobe
3 3 (2.26%) WSO2
4 1 (0.75%) Mercator
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Computer Futures
Rate: Remote
Posted: 5 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £300 - £320 per day
Posted: 15 days ago