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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Play Framework
UK
Rank 385 502 561
Rank change year-on-year
+117 +59
Contract jobs citing Play Framework 224 116 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.59% 0.80% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 70 45
Median daily rate £500 £500 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £400 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £665
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £550
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
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
14102 14557 14091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.10% 28.46% 26.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 9793 10039 9321
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 162 245 190
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £20.60 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +13.97%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +132 208 £500 - 31
London +22 82 £500 - 17
South East +39 30 £488 -20.40% 6
Newcastle upon Tyne +10 28 £388 +25.00% 2
Tyne and Wear +2 28 £388 +25.00% 2
North East 0 28 £388 +25.00% 2
West Midlands +14 25 £460 -6.59% 1
Yorkshire +34 22 £550 -12.00% 2
West Yorkshire +29 22 £550 -12.00% 1
Leeds +25 21 £550 -12.00%
West Sussex +2 18 £488 -20.40% 2
City of London +8 15 £500 -9.09% 4
Worthing -11 11 £500 -18.38% 1
Moray - 11 £300 -
Scotland - 11 £300 -
North West +21 7 £388 - 2
Croydon +3 6 £463 +14.90%
Coventry - 6 £525 -
Telford +24 5 £513 +7.89%
Shropshire +18 5 £513 +4.06%
Midlands +6 4 £600 +20.00%
Westminster +2 3 £425 +3.03%
Essex -3 3 £550 +4.76% 1
East of England -4 3 £550 +4.76% 1
Milton Keynes - 3 £350 -
Cheshire - 3 £388 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £350 -
Manchester +12 2 £438 - 1
Lancashire - 2 - -
South Coast - 2 £550 -

Play Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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.

1 403 (90.16%) Scala
2 344 (76.96%) Agile Software Development
3 303 (67.79%) Java
4 201 (44.97%) HTML
5 196 (43.85%) TDD
6 190 (42.51%) CSS
7 186 (41.61%) JSON
8 182 (40.72%) REST
9 175 (39.15%) Scrum
10 171 (38.26%) Akka
11 163 (36.47%) MongoDB
12 159 (35.57%) Ruby
13 158 (35.35%) Spring
14 155 (34.68%) HTML5
15 150 (33.56%) Open Source
16 143 (31.99%) Git (software)
17 135 (30.20%) Linux
18 132 (29.53%) NoSQL
19 126 (28.19%) Django
20 122 (27.29%) RESTful
21 119 (26.62%) Ruby on Rails
22 110 (24.61%) Microservices
22 110 (24.61%) CSS3
23 109 (24.38%) Jenkins
23 109 (24.38%) JavaScript
24 107 (23.94%) BDD
25 103 (23.04%) Continuous Integration
26 97 (21.70%) Ajax
27 93 (20.81%) Automated Testing
27 93 (20.81%) Web Services

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 67 (14.99%) Confluence
2 62 (13.87%) Apache Spark
3 52 (11.63%) Apache
4 43 (9.62%) Elasticsearch
5 21 (4.70%) JBoss
6 12 (2.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (2.68%) WebLogic
7 11 (2.46%) nginx
8 7 (1.57%) Cloud Foundry
8 7 (1.57%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.89%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.89%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.22%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (1.79%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 80 (17.90%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (4.25%) SaaS
4 18 (4.03%) GitHub
5 12 (2.68%) PaaS
6 10 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (1.79%) Amazon S3
7 8 (1.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 7 (1.57%) Amazon Kinesis
8 7 (1.57%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (0.89%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (0.89%) Heroku
9 4 (0.89%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.67%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.22%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 93 (20.81%) HTTP
2 9 (2.01%) Internet
3 6 (1.34%) SSH
4 5 (1.12%) SSL
4 5 (1.12%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.22%) Firewall
5 1 (0.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (36.47%) MongoDB
2 132 (29.53%) NoSQL
3 78 (17.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 75 (16.78%) MySQL
5 71 (15.88%) PostgreSQL
6 66 (14.77%) Relational Database
7 32 (7.16%) Big Data
8 28 (6.26%) Hadoop
9 22 (4.92%) Apache Hive
10 17 (3.80%) Redis
11 10 (2.24%) Neo4j
12 8 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (1.34%) Hazelcast
13 6 (1.34%) HBase
13 6 (1.34%) Oracle Database
13 6 (1.34%) Presto
14 5 (1.12%) OrientDB
15 4 (0.89%) CouchDB
15 4 (0.89%) Riak
15 4 (0.89%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 143 (31.99%) Git (software)
2 109 (24.38%) Jenkins
3 89 (19.91%) JIRA
4 73 (16.33%) JUnit
5 64 (14.32%) Cucumber
6 49 (10.96%) IntelliJ
7 46 (10.29%) Subversion
8 35 (7.83%) Maven
9 34 (7.61%) Selenium
10 22 (4.92%) Mockito
11 14 (3.13%) Ant
12 12 (2.68%) Eclipse
13 11 (2.46%) WebDriver
14 9 (2.01%) Grunt
14 9 (2.01%) gulp
15 8 (1.79%) Vagrant
16 7 (1.57%) Gradle
17 5 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 5 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
18 4 (0.89%) Mercurial
General
1 25 (5.59%) Finance
2 8 (1.79%) Banking
3 5 (1.12%) Electronics
3 5 (1.12%) Investment Banking
3 5 (1.12%) Manufacturing
3 5 (1.12%) Marketing
3 5 (1.12%) Telecoms
4 4 (0.89%) Aerospace
5 3 (0.67%) Front Office
5 3 (0.67%) Games
6 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.45%) Publishing
7 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 332 (74.27%) Developer
2 224 (50.11%) Scala Developer
3 138 (30.87%) Java Developer
4 70 (15.66%) Java Scala Developer
5 67 (14.99%) Architect
6 56 (12.53%) Technical Architect
7 33 (7.38%) Senior Developer
8 28 (6.26%) Digital Architect
9 27 (6.04%) Programmer
10 26 (5.82%) Digital Technical Architect
10 26 (5.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 21 (4.70%) Linux Developer
11 21 (4.70%) Technical Leader
12 20 (4.47%) Java Programmer
12 20 (4.47%) MongoDB Developer
13 18 (4.03%) Open Source Developer
13 18 (4.03%) Senior Java Developer
14 17 (3.80%) Senior Scala Developer
15 16 (3.58%) Software Developer
16 14 (3.13%) Apache Spark Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (44.97%) HTML
2 190 (42.51%) CSS
3 186 (41.61%) JSON
4 182 (40.72%) REST
5 171 (38.26%) Akka
6 158 (35.35%) Spring
7 155 (34.68%) HTML5
8 126 (28.19%) Django
9 122 (27.29%) RESTful
10 119 (26.62%) Ruby on Rails
11 110 (24.61%) CSS3
12 97 (21.70%) Ajax
13 93 (20.81%) Web Services
14 65 (14.54%) AngularJS
15 63 (14.09%) Spring MVC
16 62 (13.87%) spray
17 54 (12.08%) XML
18 48 (10.74%) Guice
19 40 (8.95%) J2EE
20 39 (8.72%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.72%) User Experience
2 12 (2.68%) Social Media
3 8 (1.79%) Driving Licence
3 8 (1.79%) Semantic Web
3 8 (1.79%) Tandem
4 6 (1.34%) Life Science
5 5 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (1.12%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.12%) NHS
6 3 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (0.67%) Fintech
7 2 (0.45%) Wiki
8 1 (0.22%) Clustering
8 1 (0.22%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.22%) New Media
8 1 (0.22%) Social Network
8 1 (0.22%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 135 (30.20%) Linux
2 10 (2.24%) Unix
3 4 (0.89%) Android
3 4 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (0.89%) Windows
4 3 (0.67%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.22%) CentOS
5 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (76.96%) Agile Software Development
2 196 (43.85%) TDD
3 175 (39.15%) Scrum
4 150 (33.56%) Open Source
5 110 (24.61%) Microservices
6 107 (23.94%) BDD
7 103 (23.04%) Continuous Integration
8 93 (20.81%) Automated Testing
9 89 (19.91%) Kanban
10 88 (19.69%) MVC
11 85 (19.02%) Configuration Management
12 72 (16.11%) Pair Programming
13 61 (13.65%) Responsive Web Design
14 59 (13.20%) Web Design
15 52 (11.63%) Web Development
16 46 (10.29%) Software Engineering
17 45 (10.07%) Mentoring
18 44 (9.84%) DevOps
18 44 (9.84%) OWASP
18 44 (9.84%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 403 (90.16%) Scala
2 303 (67.79%) Java
3 159 (35.57%) Ruby
4 109 (24.38%) JavaScript
5 93 (20.81%) Python
6 69 (15.44%) SQL
7 66 (14.77%) C#
8 17 (3.80%) Groovy
9 15 (3.36%) XPath
10 10 (2.24%) PHP
11 6 (1.34%) Perl
12 5 (1.12%) Haskell
13 4 (0.89%) Go
13 4 (0.89%) R
14 2 (0.45%) C
14 2 (0.45%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (4.92%) Security Cleared
2 14 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 4 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (0.67%) Degree
5 2 (0.45%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.58%) QA
2 4 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 91 (20.36%) Docker
2 20 (4.47%) Apache Flume
3 7 (1.57%) HDFS
4 5 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.45%) LXC
6 1 (0.22%) vCloud
6 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 75 (16.78%) Puppet
2 30 (6.71%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (3.58%) Ansible
4 14 (3.13%) Kibana
5 13 (2.91%) Mesos
6 12 (2.68%) Grafana
7 11 (2.46%) logstash
8 10 (2.24%) Kubernetes
9 8 (1.79%) rkt
10 4 (0.89%) Marathon
11 1 (0.22%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.22%) Rundeck
11 1 (0.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 51 (11.41%) Google
2 22 (4.92%) Oracle
3 21 (4.70%) Microsoft
4 11 (2.46%) New Relic
4 11 (2.46%) Splunk
5 9 (2.01%) Red Hat
6 8 (1.79%) AppDynamics
6 8 (1.79%) VMware
7 5 (1.12%) SAP
7 5 (1.12%) webMethods
8 3 (0.67%) Adobe
9 2 (0.45%) Cloudera
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