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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Play Framework
Rank 412 560 559
Rank change year-on-year
+148 -1
Contract jobs citing Play Framework 217 97 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.42% 0.61% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 74 68
Median daily rate £500 £500 £539
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £403 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £481 £475 £538
% change year-on-year
+1.31% -11.62%
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
15327 15921 15523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.99% 28.76% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10582 11090 10566
Median daily rate £425 £400 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 263 168
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £20.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.92 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +117 211 £500 - 29
London +43 107 £525 - 21
South East +59 36 £475 - 3
Yorkshire +28 26 £463 -27.45% 1
West Yorkshire +20 24 £475 -26.92% 1
Leeds +22 23 £475 -26.92% 1
West Midlands +7 17 £425 +30.76% 2
City of London +6 17 £488 -11.36% 3
West Sussex +29 15 £475 - 1
North East -29 12 £500 +20.48%
Newcastle upon Tyne -35 11 £500 +20.48%
Tyne and Wear -36 11 £500 +20.48%
Oxfordshire +5 10 £475 -
Worthing +7 8 £488 - 1
Telford - 8 £428 -
Shropshire - 8 £428 - 1
South West - 7 £525 -
Wiltshire - 7 £525 -
Swindon - 7 £525 -
Westminster - 5 £425 -
Wales -2 4 £538 +22.85% 1
Oxford -3 4 £494 -
Coventry - 4 £488 -
East of England +11 3 £550 +4.76% 1
South Wales +7 3 £500 +14.28% 1
Essex 0 3 £550 +4.76% 1
Midlands - 2 £600 -
East Sussex - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £548 -
Newport - 2 £538 - 1

Play Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 401 (90.11%) Scala
2 328 (73.71%) Agile Software Development
3 296 (66.52%) Java
4 213 (47.87%) TDD
5 203 (45.62%) Akka
6 188 (42.25%) Scrum
7 187 (42.02%) HTML
8 184 (41.35%) MongoDB
9 178 (40.00%) REST
10 168 (37.75%) JSON
11 160 (35.96%) Spring
12 157 (35.28%) Ruby
12 157 (35.28%) HTML5
13 148 (33.26%) CSS
14 140 (31.46%) Open Source
15 135 (30.34%) NoSQL
16 128 (28.76%) BDD
17 125 (28.09%) Git (software)
18 120 (26.97%) Django
19 117 (26.29%) Kanban
20 106 (23.82%) RESTful
21 104 (23.37%) Jenkins
22 100 (22.47%) CSS3
23 99 (22.25%) Python
24 98 (22.02%) Ruby on Rails
25 93 (20.90%) Ajax
25 93 (20.90%) Configuration Management
26 88 (19.78%) Apache Cassandra
27 87 (19.55%) Continuous Integration
27 87 (19.55%) Linux

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 61 (13.71%) Apache Spark
2 57 (12.81%) Elasticsearch
3 55 (12.36%) Confluence
4 37 (8.31%) Apache
5 14 (3.15%) WebLogic
6 13 (2.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 9 (2.02%) JBoss
7 9 (2.02%) nginx
8 5 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (0.90%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.90%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.90%) WebLogic Portal
10 2 (0.45%) CMS
10 2 (0.45%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.22%) Oracle Service Bus
11 1 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (2.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (2.02%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.22%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 79 (17.75%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (3.82%) GitHub
2 17 (3.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (3.60%) SaaS
4 15 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (2.70%) PaaS
6 8 (1.80%) Amazon S3
7 7 (1.57%) Amazon Kinesis
7 7 (1.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 7 (1.57%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.90%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 4 (0.90%) Google App Engine
9 4 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.90%) Heroku
9 4 (0.90%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.22%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 65 (14.61%) HTTP
2 11 (2.47%) Internet
3 3 (0.67%) SSL
4 2 (0.45%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.22%) Firewall
5 1 (0.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (41.35%) MongoDB
2 135 (30.34%) NoSQL
3 88 (19.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 86 (19.33%) PostgreSQL
5 78 (17.53%) MySQL
6 52 (11.69%) Relational Database
7 46 (10.34%) Hadoop
8 41 (9.21%) Big Data
9 31 (6.97%) Apache Hive
10 25 (5.62%) Redis
11 10 (2.25%) Neo4j
12 8 (1.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 7 (1.57%) HBase
13 7 (1.57%) Sqoop
14 6 (1.35%) Presto
15 5 (1.12%) OrientDB
16 4 (0.90%) Oracle Database
17 3 (0.67%) Couchbase
18 2 (0.45%) MariaDB
18 2 (0.45%) Riak
Development Applications
1 125 (28.09%) Git (software)
2 104 (23.37%) Jenkins
3 77 (17.30%) JUnit
4 59 (13.26%) JIRA
5 49 (11.01%) Cucumber
6 38 (8.54%) Selenium
7 37 (8.31%) IntelliJ
7 37 (8.31%) Subversion
8 31 (6.97%) Maven
9 27 (6.07%) Mockito
10 20 (4.49%) WebDriver
11 18 (4.04%) Gradle
12 15 (3.37%) Vagrant
13 14 (3.15%) Eclipse
14 12 (2.70%) Ant
15 6 (1.35%) TestNG
16 5 (1.12%) Hudson
16 5 (1.12%) Jasmine
17 4 (0.90%) TeamCity
18 3 (0.67%) Artifactory
General
1 31 (6.97%) Finance
2 13 (2.92%) Marketing
3 11 (2.47%) Banking
3 11 (2.47%) Electronics
3 11 (2.47%) Manufacturing
3 11 (2.47%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.12%) Advertising
5 4 (0.90%) Aerospace
5 4 (0.90%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.67%) Front Office
6 3 (0.67%) Games
7 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.45%) Retail
8 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 309 (69.44%) Developer
2 196 (44.04%) Scala Developer
3 105 (23.60%) Java Developer
4 66 (14.83%) Architect
5 52 (11.69%) Technical Architect
6 38 (8.54%) Senior Developer
7 37 (8.31%) Java Scala Developer
8 28 (6.29%) Technical Leader
9 26 (5.84%) Digital Architect
10 22 (4.94%) Software Engineer
11 20 (4.49%) Digital Technical Architect
12 19 (4.27%) Agile Developer
12 19 (4.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 19 (4.27%) Software Developer
13 18 (4.04%) Apache Spark Developer
14 17 (3.82%) Scala Software Engineer
15 15 (3.37%) Java Architect
15 15 (3.37%) Senior Java Developer
15 15 (3.37%) Senior Scala Developer
16 14 (3.15%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (45.62%) Akka
2 187 (42.02%) HTML
3 178 (40.00%) REST
4 168 (37.75%) JSON
5 160 (35.96%) Spring
6 157 (35.28%) HTML5
7 148 (33.26%) CSS
8 120 (26.97%) Django
9 106 (23.82%) RESTful
10 100 (22.47%) CSS3
11 98 (22.02%) Ruby on Rails
12 93 (20.90%) Ajax
13 72 (16.18%) Web Services
14 68 (15.28%) spray
15 55 (12.36%) AngularJS
15 55 (12.36%) J2EE
16 52 (11.69%) Node.js
17 44 (9.89%) XML
18 41 (9.21%) Hibernate
18 41 (9.21%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.31%) User Experience
2 17 (3.82%) Semantic Web
3 14 (3.15%) Social Media
4 12 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.02%) Tandem
6 8 (1.80%) Driving Licence
7 6 (1.35%) NHS
8 4 (0.90%) Life Science
8 4 (0.90%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.45%) Fintech
11 1 (0.22%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.22%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.22%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.22%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.22%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.22%) New Media
11 1 (0.22%) Physics
11 1 (0.22%) Social Network
11 1 (0.22%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 87 (19.55%) Linux
2 15 (3.37%) Unix
3 4 (0.90%) Windows
4 2 (0.45%) Android
4 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.22%) CentOS
5 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.22%) SUSE
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (73.71%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (47.87%) TDD
3 188 (42.25%) Scrum
4 140 (31.46%) Open Source
5 128 (28.76%) BDD
6 117 (26.29%) Kanban
7 93 (20.90%) Configuration Management
8 87 (19.55%) Continuous Integration
9 81 (18.20%) Microservices
10 66 (14.83%) Mentoring
11 65 (14.61%) Software Engineering
12 63 (14.16%) Automated Testing
13 62 (13.93%) Pair Programming
14 53 (11.91%) MVC
15 50 (11.24%) Web Development
16 49 (11.01%) DevOps
17 46 (10.34%) Prototyping
18 41 (9.21%) Domain-Driven Design
18 41 (9.21%) Front End Development
19 36 (8.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 401 (90.11%) Scala
2 296 (66.52%) Java
3 157 (35.28%) Ruby
4 99 (22.25%) Python
5 82 (18.43%) JavaScript
6 64 (14.38%) SQL
7 34 (7.64%) C#
8 17 (3.82%) PHP
9 14 (3.15%) XPath
10 8 (1.80%) Groovy
11 5 (1.12%) ES6
12 4 (0.90%) Clojure
12 4 (0.90%) Go
12 4 (0.90%) R
13 3 (0.67%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.67%) Perl
14 2 (0.45%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.22%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 33 (7.42%) Security Cleared
2 25 (5.62%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (1.12%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.45%) Degree
6 1 (0.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.72%) QA
2 7 (1.57%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 87 (19.55%) Docker
2 14 (3.15%) Apache Flume
3 8 (1.80%) HDFS
4 2 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.22%) vCloud
5 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 77 (17.30%) Puppet
2 33 (7.42%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (3.37%) Ansible
4 14 (3.15%) Kibana
4 14 (3.15%) Kubernetes
5 13 (2.92%) logstash
5 13 (2.92%) Mesos
6 9 (2.02%) Grafana
7 7 (1.57%) rkt
8 4 (0.90%) Marathon
9 1 (0.22%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.22%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 40 (8.99%) Google
2 16 (3.60%) Oracle
2 16 (3.60%) VMware
3 12 (2.70%) New Relic
4 11 (2.47%) SAP
4 11 (2.47%) webMethods
5 10 (2.25%) Microsoft
6 8 (1.80%) Splunk
7 7 (1.57%) AppDynamics
8 5 (1.12%) Adobe
9 3 (0.67%) Cloudera
9 3 (0.67%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.45%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.22%) IBM
11 1 (0.22%) Sitecore
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