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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Play Framework
Rank 560 566 602
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +36
Contract jobs citing Play Framework 53 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.035% 0.010%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.34% 0.12% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 8 2
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£438 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - £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
15691 15007 15615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.27% 28.87% 27.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10164 9643 9367
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
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 189 265 374
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 18 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Play Framework within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 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 -6 42 £400 - 18
London +8 20 £413 +3.12% 10
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £319 - 5
Tyne and Wear - 9 £319 - 5
North East - 9 £319 - 5
City of London - 5 £475 - 4
North West -11 4 £438 - 2
Chester +6 3 £400 - 1
Cheshire +3 3 £400 - 1
Leeds - 2 £763 -
South East - 2 £400 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £763 -
Yorkshire - 2 £763 -
Surrey - 1 £400 -
Manchester - - - - 1
Milton Keynes - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Dorset - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
Derby - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Poole - - - - 1
Salford - - - - 1
Sheffield - - - -
Woking - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
South West - - - - 1

Play Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 117 (88.64%) Scala
2 101 (76.52%) Java
3 95 (71.97%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (57.58%) TDD
5 52 (39.39%) Akka
6 48 (36.36%) Web Services
7 45 (34.09%) BDD
8 42 (31.82%) REST
9 38 (28.79%) HTML
10 37 (28.03%) OO
10 37 (28.03%) MongoDB
11 35 (26.52%) NoSQL
11 35 (26.52%) HTML5
11 35 (26.52%) CSS
11 35 (26.52%) PostgreSQL
12 33 (25.00%) Ajax
12 33 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
13 32 (24.24%) Web Development
13 32 (24.24%) MySQL
14 31 (23.48%) SVG
14 31 (23.48%) Batik
14 31 (23.48%) Process Management
14 31 (23.48%) Cloud Computing
14 31 (23.48%) CouchDB
15 30 (22.73%) Ruby
16 29 (21.97%) Ruby on Rails
16 29 (21.97%) Django
16 29 (21.97%) Software Architecture
17 28 (21.21%) CSS3
17 28 (21.21%) JSON

Play Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (4.55%) MQSeries
2 4 (3.03%) Apache
3 3 (2.27%) nginx
3 3 (2.27%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.52%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.52%) Mule
4 2 (1.52%) LiveCycle
5 1 (0.76%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 6 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.76%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 33 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (23.48%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.76%) SaaS
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.76%) GitHub
3 1 (0.76%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.30%) HTTP
2 2 (1.52%) Intranet
2 2 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (28.03%) MongoDB
2 35 (26.52%) PostgreSQL
2 35 (26.52%) NoSQL
3 32 (24.24%) MySQL
4 31 (23.48%) CouchDB
5 27 (20.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (6.82%) SQL Server
7 6 (4.55%) DB2
8 3 (2.27%) Redis
9 2 (1.52%) Big Data
9 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.76%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 19 (14.39%) JUnit
2 16 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.58%) Cucumber
4 9 (6.82%) Jenkins
5 8 (6.06%) Subversion
5 8 (6.06%) Maven
6 6 (4.55%) Selenium
6 6 (4.55%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.76%) Capybara
7 1 (0.76%) Gerrit
7 1 (0.76%) PhantomJS
7 1 (0.76%) Ant
7 1 (0.76%) RSpec
7 1 (0.76%) JIRA
7 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (8.33%) Finance
2 7 (5.30%) Marketing
3 6 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 6 (4.55%) Electronics
3 6 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.76%) Law
4 1 (0.76%) Games
4 1 (0.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (67.42%) Developer
2 54 (40.91%) Java Developer
3 48 (36.36%) Scala Developer
4 41 (31.06%) Architect
5 27 (20.45%) Technical Architect
6 14 (10.61%) Java Architect
7 12 (9.09%) Digital Architect
7 12 (9.09%) Junior Java Developer
7 12 (9.09%) Junior
7 12 (9.09%) Junior Developer
8 8 (6.06%) .NET Developer
8 8 (6.06%) Junior .NET Developer
9 5 (3.79%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.03%) Consultant
10 4 (3.03%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.03%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.03%) Lead Java Developer
11 3 (2.27%) Senior Java Developer
11 3 (2.27%) JavaScript Developer
11 3 (2.27%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (39.39%) Akka
2 48 (36.36%) Web Services
3 42 (31.82%) REST
4 38 (28.79%) HTML
5 35 (26.52%) CSS
5 35 (26.52%) HTML5
6 33 (25.00%) Ajax
7 31 (23.48%) Batik
7 31 (23.48%) SVG
8 29 (21.97%) Ruby on Rails
8 29 (21.97%) Django
9 28 (21.21%) JSON
9 28 (21.21%) CSS3
10 14 (10.61%) J2EE
11 12 (9.09%) RESTful
11 12 (9.09%) jQuery
12 11 (8.33%) Spring
13 8 (6.06%) Hibernate
13 8 (6.06%) SOAP
13 8 (6.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.12%) Open Source
2 13 (9.85%) User Experience
3 6 (4.55%) DTV
4 3 (2.27%) Reference Data
4 3 (2.27%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.52%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.58%) Linux
2 7 (5.30%) UNIX
3 6 (4.55%) Windows
4 4 (3.03%) CentOS
4 4 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (71.97%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (57.58%) TDD
3 45 (34.09%) BDD
4 37 (28.03%) OO
5 32 (24.24%) Web Development
6 31 (23.48%) Process Management
7 29 (21.97%) Software Architecture
8 28 (21.21%) Scrum
9 27 (20.45%) Kanban
10 23 (17.42%) Product Management
11 21 (15.91%) User Stories
12 20 (15.15%) Mentoring
13 19 (14.39%) Configuration Management
14 13 (9.85%) Pair Programming
15 10 (7.58%) Line Management
16 9 (6.82%) MVC
16 9 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
17 7 (5.30%) SOA
18 6 (4.55%) E-Commerce
18 6 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 117 (88.64%) Scala
2 101 (76.52%) Java
3 30 (22.73%) Ruby
4 25 (18.94%) JavaScript
5 11 (8.33%) C#
6 9 (6.82%) SQL
7 8 (6.06%) C++
8 4 (3.03%) Clojure
9 3 (2.27%) Python
9 3 (2.27%) Groovy
10 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.76%) VBA
10 1 (0.76%) Perl
10 1 (0.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (5.30%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.52%) Degree
4 1 (0.76%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.27%) COBIT
1 3 (2.27%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.76%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 3 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.52%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.76%) Puppet
3 1 (0.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (6.06%) Oracle
2 6 (4.55%) SAP
3 3 (2.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.52%) Adobe
4 2 (1.52%) WSO2
4 2 (1.52%) JBoss
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