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 27 April 2015 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Play Framework
Rank 534 507 524
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +17
Contract jobs citing Play Framework 63 92 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.17% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.62% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 73 13
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £388 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £420
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
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
14917 14887 12863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.80% 27.33% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9662 9655 8037
Average daily rate £388 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 219 349
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.86 £18.05 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -

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 27 April 2015.

Play Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Play Framework
Top 22 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 27 April 2015. 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 -8 63 £500 - 25
London +2 42 £500 -9.09% 17
City of London +4 9 £450 +2.85% 4
North West -20 8 £525 +23.52% 3
East Midlands - 7 - - 1
Leicestershire - 7 - - 1
Leicester - 6 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -1 4 £325 +30.00% 1
Tyne and Wear -2 4 £325 +30.00% 1
North East -11 4 £325 +30.00% 1
Manchester - 4 £525 - 2
Lancashire +7 3 £540 +27.05%
Chester 0 2 £275 -31.25% 1
Cheshire -12 2 £275 -31.25% 1
Preston - 2 £525 -
Blackpool 0 1 £540 +27.05%
Leeds - 1 £375 - 1
Salford - 1 £500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £425 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 2
East of England - 1 £425 -

Play Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

1 121 (87.05%) Scala
2 108 (77.70%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (49.64%) MongoDB
4 68 (48.92%) Java
5 53 (38.13%) TDD
5 53 (38.13%) NoSQL
6 52 (37.41%) JSON
7 51 (36.69%) HTML
8 49 (35.25%) Ruby
8 49 (35.25%) REST
9 45 (32.37%) HTML5
10 43 (30.94%) Scrum
10 43 (30.94%) CSS
11 39 (28.06%) Ruby on Rails
12 38 (27.34%) Ajax
13 37 (26.62%) CSS3
14 35 (25.18%) JavaScript
14 35 (25.18%) Akka
15 34 (24.46%) Kanban
16 33 (23.74%) Git (software)
17 32 (23.02%) Django
17 32 (23.02%) Configuration Management
17 32 (23.02%) PostgreSQL
18 30 (21.58%) Apache Cassandra
19 27 (19.42%) Jenkins
19 27 (19.42%) MySQL
20 26 (18.71%) RESTful
21 25 (17.99%) BDD
22 24 (17.27%) XML
23 23 (16.55%) JUnit

Play Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 19 (13.67%) Node.js
2 17 (12.23%) Apache
3 14 (10.07%) Tomcat
4 8 (5.76%) nginx
5 7 (5.04%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (5.04%) Apache Spark
6 5 (3.60%) Confluence
7 4 (2.88%) CMS
7 4 (2.88%) Alfresco
8 3 (2.16%) JBoss
9 1 (0.72%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (1.44%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 3 (2.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (13.67%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.47%) SaaS
3 8 (5.76%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (5.04%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (3.60%) GitHub
6 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.79%) HTTP
2 3 (2.16%) VPN
2 3 (2.16%) Internet
2 3 (2.16%) Firewall
3 2 (1.44%) AMQP
3 2 (1.44%) MQTT
4 1 (0.72%) LDAP
4 1 (0.72%) FTP
4 1 (0.72%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (49.64%) MongoDB
2 53 (38.13%) NoSQL
3 32 (23.02%) PostgreSQL
4 30 (21.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 27 (19.42%) MySQL
6 18 (12.95%) Redis
7 15 (10.79%) Hadoop
8 10 (7.19%) CouchDB
8 10 (7.19%) Big Data
9 6 (4.32%) Couchbase
10 3 (2.16%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.44%) Data Mining
11 2 (1.44%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.72%) OLAP
12 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.72%) QlikView
12 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 33 (23.74%) Git (software)
2 27 (19.42%) Jenkins
3 23 (16.55%) JUnit
4 17 (12.23%) Subversion
5 14 (10.07%) Jasmine
6 13 (9.35%) Cucumber
7 11 (7.91%) JIRA
8 8 (5.76%) Selenium
9 7 (5.04%) Mercurial
9 7 (5.04%) Hudson
10 6 (4.32%) Liquibase
10 6 (4.32%) WebDriver
10 6 (4.32%) Mockito
10 6 (4.32%) TestNG
11 5 (3.60%) IntelliJ
11 5 (3.60%) LoadRunner
12 4 (2.88%) Maven
13 3 (2.16%) Grunt
14 2 (1.44%) MSI
14 2 (1.44%) Bitbucket
General
1 12 (8.63%) Finance
2 4 (2.88%) Marketing
3 3 (2.16%) Electronics
3 3 (2.16%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.16%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.44%) Publishing
5 1 (0.72%) Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.72%) Legal
5 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 79 (56.83%) Developer
2 40 (28.78%) Scala Developer
3 38 (27.34%) Architect
4 35 (25.18%) Technical Architect
5 20 (14.39%) Java Developer
6 11 (7.91%) Digital Architect
7 9 (6.47%) Digital Technical Architect
8 7 (5.04%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (5.04%) Senior Architect
8 7 (5.04%) Web Developer
8 7 (5.04%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.04%) Senior Technical Architect
9 5 (3.60%) Senior Digital Architect
9 5 (3.60%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
10 4 (2.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 4 (2.88%) Software Engineer
10 4 (2.88%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (2.16%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (2.16%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (2.16%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (37.41%) JSON
2 51 (36.69%) HTML
3 49 (35.25%) REST
4 45 (32.37%) HTML5
5 43 (30.94%) CSS
6 39 (28.06%) Ruby on Rails
7 38 (27.34%) Ajax
8 37 (26.62%) CSS3
9 35 (25.18%) Akka
10 32 (23.02%) Django
11 26 (18.71%) RESTful
12 24 (17.27%) XML
13 23 (16.55%) jQuery
14 22 (15.83%) Spring
15 18 (12.95%) Spring MVC
16 16 (11.51%) AngularJS
17 12 (8.63%) Web Services
18 11 (7.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 9 (6.47%) Apache Camel
19 9 (6.47%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.95%) Open Source
2 12 (8.63%) User Experience
3 9 (6.47%) Replication
4 7 (5.04%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.88%) Derivative
6 3 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.16%) Equities
6 3 (2.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (2.16%) DTV
7 2 (1.44%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.72%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.72%) BBC
8 1 (0.72%) Credit Derivative
8 1 (0.72%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (0.72%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.72%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.95%) Linux
2 5 (3.60%) UNIX
3 3 (2.16%) CentOS
4 2 (1.44%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.44%) Windows
4 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.72%) MVS
5 1 (0.72%) VME
5 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (77.70%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (38.13%) TDD
3 43 (30.94%) Scrum
4 34 (24.46%) Kanban
5 32 (23.02%) Configuration Management
6 25 (17.99%) BDD
7 20 (14.39%) Software Architecture
7 20 (14.39%) MVC
8 17 (12.23%) DevOps
9 15 (10.79%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (8.63%) Web Development
11 10 (7.19%) Software Engineering
11 10 (7.19%) Product Management
11 10 (7.19%) User Stories
12 8 (5.76%) Functional Programming
12 8 (5.76%) Domain-Driven Design
13 7 (5.04%) Microservices
13 7 (5.04%) Analytics
13 7 (5.04%) Load Balancing
13 7 (5.04%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (87.05%) Scala
2 68 (48.92%) Java
3 49 (35.25%) Ruby
4 35 (25.18%) JavaScript
5 22 (15.83%) Python
6 10 (7.19%) SQL
7 8 (5.76%) Bash Shell
8 7 (5.04%) Clojure
8 7 (5.04%) Haskell
8 7 (5.04%) Groovy
9 4 (2.88%) OCaml
9 4 (2.88%) Perl
10 3 (2.16%) F#
11 2 (1.44%) C#
11 2 (1.44%) Go
12 1 (0.72%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (3.60%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.72%) Postgraduate
2 1 (0.72%) Degree
2 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) Basel III
2 1 (0.72%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 10 (7.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.04%) Varnish
2 7 (5.04%) VirtualBox
3 3 (2.16%) vCloud
3 3 (2.16%) Docker
4 2 (1.44%) XenApp
4 2 (1.44%) XenDesktop
4 2 (1.44%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.44%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.72%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 15 (10.79%) Puppet
2 13 (9.35%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (5.04%) Vagrant
4 2 (1.44%) Capistrano
4 2 (1.44%) Ansible
4 2 (1.44%) Salt
5 1 (0.72%) Kibana
5 1 (0.72%) logstash
5 1 (0.72%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.72%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (7.19%) VMware
2 6 (4.32%) CA
3 4 (2.88%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.16%) Oracle
4 3 (2.16%) SAP
4 3 (2.16%) Twitter
5 2 (1.44%) Vyatta
5 2 (1.44%) Citrix
5 2 (1.44%) Google
5 2 (1.44%) Brocade
6 1 (0.72%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.72%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.72%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.72%) Actian
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