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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Play Framework
Rank 389 557 558
Rank change year-on-year
+168 +1
Contract jobs citing Play Framework 268 86 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.76% 0.56% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 60 66
Median daily rate £488 £539 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.51% +19.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £625 £450
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +38.88%
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
15246 15434 14997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.51% 27.49% 27.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 10737 10309 9776
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £283 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 222 219
Median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £18.40 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

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 July 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 July 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 +169 265 £480 -10.69% 19
London +84 134 £518 -1.42% 14
South East - 57 £475 - 3
West Midlands +20 47 £470 +9.30% 1
Shropshire +1 42 £450 +9.75% 1
Telford 0 41 £450 +9.75% 1
West Sussex - 38 £475 -
Worthing - 31 £450 -
City of London +33 20 £450 -10.00% 3
West Yorkshire +15 16 £425 +13.33% 1
Yorkshire +12 16 £425 +13.33% 1
Leeds +4 12 £425 +13.33% 1
Westminster - 11 £413 -
North East -67 6 £388 -40.38%
Tyne and Wear -68 6 £388 -40.38%
Newcastle upon Tyne -72 6 £388 -40.38%
North West -3 5 £475 -20.16%
East Sussex - 5 £500 -
M4 Corridor - 5 - -
Brighton - 5 £500 -
East Midlands -10 4 £425 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £450 -
Manchester - 4 £475 -
Oxford - 4 £450 -
Leicestershire 0 3 - -
Leicester -8 2 - -
Stockport - 2 £475 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £388 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £388 -
Surrey - 2 £425 - 2

Play Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 429 (93.46%) Scala
2 382 (83.22%) Agile Software Development
3 366 (79.74%) Java
4 226 (49.24%) MongoDB
4 226 (49.24%) Scrum
5 222 (48.37%) REST
6 210 (45.75%) Spring
7 207 (45.10%) Open Source
8 196 (42.70%) JSON
9 182 (39.65%) HTML
10 172 (37.47%) TDD
11 164 (35.73%) CSS
12 162 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
13 161 (35.08%) Akka
14 158 (34.42%) HTML5
15 150 (32.68%) HTTP
16 149 (32.46%) Jenkins
17 144 (31.37%) Git (software)
17 144 (31.37%) Ruby
18 135 (29.41%) RESTful
19 124 (27.02%) NoSQL
20 123 (26.80%) Django
20 123 (26.80%) Linux
21 120 (26.14%) JUnit
21 120 (26.14%) Ajax
21 120 (26.14%) Microservices
22 118 (25.71%) CSS3
23 117 (25.49%) Ruby on Rails
24 109 (23.75%) Python
25 105 (22.88%) 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 (14.16%) Confluence
2 35 (7.63%) Apache
3 34 (7.41%) Apache Spark
4 26 (5.66%) WebLogic
5 18 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (3.27%) JBoss
7 11 (2.40%) Tomcat
7 11 (2.40%) WebLogic Portal
8 7 (1.53%) nginx
9 2 (0.44%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.44%) Liferay
9 2 (0.44%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.44%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.22%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.22%) CMS
10 1 (0.22%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.22%) Jetty
10 1 (0.22%) Magnolia
10 1 (0.22%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (0.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.44%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (8.28%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.27%) GitHub
3 12 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (2.18%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (2.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (1.96%) Google App Engine
5 9 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (1.74%) Heroku
6 8 (1.74%) SaaS
7 7 (1.53%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.22%) AWS OpsWorks
8 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 150 (32.68%) HTTP
2 14 (3.05%) Internet
3 12 (2.61%) SSL
4 10 (2.18%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.74%) Network Security
6 1 (0.22%) Firewall
6 1 (0.22%) Intranet
6 1 (0.22%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (49.24%) MongoDB
2 124 (27.02%) NoSQL
3 84 (18.30%) Apache Cassandra
4 59 (12.85%) Relational Database
5 58 (12.64%) MySQL
6 57 (12.42%) PostgreSQL
7 31 (6.75%) Big Data
8 15 (3.27%) CouchDB
8 15 (3.27%) Hadoop
8 15 (3.27%) Redis
9 13 (2.83%) MariaDB
10 12 (2.61%) Couchbase
11 6 (1.31%) Neo4j
12 4 (0.87%) DB2
13 3 (0.65%) Apache Hive
13 3 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.65%) Infinispan
13 3 (0.65%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.65%) SQL Server
14 2 (0.44%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 149 (32.46%) Jenkins
2 144 (31.37%) Git (software)
3 120 (26.14%) JUnit
4 91 (19.83%) Subversion
5 69 (15.03%) JIRA
6 59 (12.85%) Cucumber
7 52 (11.33%) Selenium
8 40 (8.71%) Gradle
9 38 (8.28%) Maven
10 36 (7.84%) WebDriver
11 34 (7.41%) Hudson
12 27 (5.88%) IntelliJ
13 13 (2.83%) Eclipse
13 13 (2.83%) Jasmine
14 12 (2.61%) Grunt
14 12 (2.61%) gulp
15 10 (2.18%) Mockito
15 10 (2.18%) TestNG
16 7 (1.53%) Liquibase
17 6 (1.31%) Vagrant
General
1 17 (3.70%) Finance
1 17 (3.70%) Retail
2 7 (1.53%) Marketing
3 5 (1.09%) Advertising
4 2 (0.44%) Banking
4 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
4 2 (0.44%) Publishing
4 2 (0.44%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.22%) Electronics
5 1 (0.22%) Games
5 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 348 (75.82%) Developer
2 231 (50.33%) Scala Developer
3 140 (30.50%) Java Developer
4 80 (17.43%) Java Scala Developer
5 69 (15.03%) Architect
6 34 (7.41%) Software Engineer
7 33 (7.19%) Senior Developer
8 32 (6.97%) Agile Developer
8 32 (6.97%) Technical Architect
9 31 (6.75%) Digital Architect
9 31 (6.75%) Lead Developer
10 28 (6.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 27 (5.88%) Software Architect
12 24 (5.23%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 24 (5.23%) Java Architect
13 23 (5.01%) Java Engineer
14 22 (4.79%) Software Developer
15 21 (4.58%) Java Software Engineer
16 20 (4.36%) Agile Java Developer
17 18 (3.92%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (48.37%) REST
2 210 (45.75%) Spring
3 196 (42.70%) JSON
4 182 (39.65%) HTML
5 164 (35.73%) CSS
6 161 (35.08%) Akka
7 158 (34.42%) HTML5
8 135 (29.41%) RESTful
9 123 (26.80%) Django
10 120 (26.14%) Ajax
11 118 (25.71%) CSS3
12 117 (25.49%) Ruby on Rails
13 91 (19.83%) Guice
14 74 (16.12%) Node.js
15 60 (13.07%) J2EE
16 55 (11.98%) Spring MVC
17 54 (11.76%) spray
18 48 (10.46%) Web Services
19 45 (9.80%) XML
20 38 (8.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.55%) User Experience
2 10 (2.18%) Mobile App
3 9 (1.96%) Semantic Web
3 9 (1.96%) Social Media
4 7 (1.53%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.31%) Algorithms
5 6 (1.31%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.09%) Data Centre
6 5 (1.09%) Statistics
7 4 (0.87%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.65%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.65%) NHS
8 3 (0.65%) PKI
9 2 (0.44%) Biometrics
9 2 (0.44%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.22%) Fintech
10 1 (0.22%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.22%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 123 (26.80%) Linux
2 32 (6.97%) Unix
3 6 (1.31%) Mac OS X
4 5 (1.09%) Android
4 5 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.09%) Ubuntu
4 5 (1.09%) Windows
5 3 (0.65%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.44%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.22%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.22%) Solaris
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 382 (83.22%) Agile Software Development
2 226 (49.24%) Scrum
3 207 (45.10%) Open Source
4 172 (37.47%) TDD
5 162 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
6 120 (26.14%) Microservices
7 105 (22.88%) BDD
8 97 (21.13%) Automated Testing
9 90 (19.61%) Configuration Management
10 74 (16.12%) DevOps
11 67 (14.60%) MVC
11 67 (14.60%) Pair Programming
11 67 (14.60%) Web Development
12 65 (14.16%) Kanban
12 65 (14.16%) Mentoring
12 65 (14.16%) Responsive Web Design
12 65 (14.16%) Web Design
13 63 (13.73%) OWASP
14 57 (12.42%) Continuous Delivery
15 56 (12.20%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 429 (93.46%) Scala
2 366 (79.74%) Java
3 144 (31.37%) Ruby
4 109 (23.75%) Python
5 86 (18.74%) JavaScript
6 77 (16.78%) C#
7 49 (10.68%) SQL
8 20 (4.36%) Groovy
9 14 (3.05%) Clojure
10 11 (2.40%) PHP
11 10 (2.18%) C++
12 8 (1.74%) Haskell
13 5 (1.09%) Perl
14 3 (0.65%) ES6
14 3 (0.65%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.44%) C
16 1 (0.22%) Erlang
16 1 (0.22%) Go
16 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.22%) XPath
Qualifications
1 41 (8.93%) Security Cleared
2 35 (7.63%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.31%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (0.87%) Degree
5 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.61%) QA
2 3 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 98 (21.35%) Docker
2 3 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.22%) HDFS
3 1 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 84 (18.30%) Puppet
2 12 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.53%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.22%) Apache Shiro
4 1 (0.22%) Ganglia
4 1 (0.22%) Grafana
4 1 (0.22%) Kibana
4 1 (0.22%) Mesos
4 1 (0.22%) Nagios
4 1 (0.22%) Oozie
Vendors
1 101 (22.00%) Google
2 24 (5.23%) webMethods
3 15 (3.27%) Adobe
4 10 (2.18%) Oracle
5 8 (1.74%) VMware
6 7 (1.53%) CA
6 7 (1.53%) New Relic
7 3 (0.65%) Cloudera
8 2 (0.44%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.22%) Perforce
9 1 (0.22%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.22%) SAP
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