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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Play Framework
Rank 421 549 593
Rank change year-on-year
+128 +44
Contract jobs citing Play Framework 242 112 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.20% 0.086%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.47% 0.69% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 85 39
Median daily rate £488 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £615 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £475
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
16462 16144 15521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.76% 28.22% 27.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11405 11120 10101
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 302 174
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £17.20 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £71.00
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 27 September 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 27 September 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 +135 227 £488 -2.50% 35
London +83 136 £500 -4.76% 24
Yorkshire +43 37 £450 +2.85% 3
City of London +37 37 £500 -4.76% 2
West Yorkshire +38 36 £450 +2.85% 1
Leeds +40 35 £450 +2.85% 1
West Midlands -3 26 £480 +6.66% 1
South East +34 22 £475 +26.66% 2
Shropshire -8 20 £475 +5.55% 1
Telford -11 20 £475 +5.55% 1
West Sussex +11 15 £475 +31.03%
Westminster - 12 £425 -
Wales +29 9 £563 +60.71%
South Wales +28 7 £500 +42.85%
Worthing -15 6 £475 +31.03%
Tyne and Wear -41 6 £494 +3.94%
North East -41 6 £494 +3.94%
Newcastle upon Tyne -45 6 £494 +3.94%
Newport - 6 £538 -
Gatwick - 4 £475 -
Brighton - 3 £450 - 1
East Sussex - 3 £450 - 2
West Wales - 2 £575 -
Swansea - 2 £575 -
Cardiff +23 1 £500 +42.85%
North West +10 1 - - 5
Berkshire +9 1 £470 -18.26%
Cheshire +8 1 - - 1
Chester +4 1 - - 1
Maidenhead - 1 £470 -

Play Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 467 (92.66%) Scala
2 411 (81.55%) Agile Software Development
3 351 (69.64%) Java
4 243 (48.21%) TDD
4 243 (48.21%) MongoDB
5 241 (47.82%) Scrum
6 227 (45.04%) REST
7 219 (43.45%) Akka
8 211 (41.87%) HTML
9 210 (41.67%) Spring
10 203 (40.28%) JSON
11 199 (39.48%) Open Source
12 184 (36.51%) HTML5
13 177 (35.12%) CSS
14 174 (34.52%) Ruby
15 155 (30.75%) NoSQL
16 148 (29.37%) Git (software)
17 146 (28.97%) Jenkins
18 140 (27.78%) BDD
19 139 (27.58%) Django
20 136 (26.98%) Continuous Integration
21 128 (25.40%) CSS3
22 126 (25.00%) Ajax
23 123 (24.40%) Linux
24 121 (24.01%) RESTful
25 119 (23.61%) Ruby on Rails
25 119 (23.61%) Python
26 117 (23.21%) Kanban
27 116 (23.02%) Apache Cassandra
28 114 (22.62%) Microservices

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 68 (13.49%) Confluence
2 60 (11.90%) Apache Spark
3 38 (7.54%) Apache
4 34 (6.75%) Elasticsearch
5 26 (5.16%) WebLogic
6 13 (2.58%) JBoss
7 12 (2.38%) WebLogic Portal
8 4 (0.79%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.40%) CMS
9 2 (0.40%) nginx
9 2 (0.40%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.20%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.40%) Exchequer
3 1 (0.20%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 65 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.77%) GitHub
3 13 (2.58%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (1.98%) Google App Engine
5 10 (1.98%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (1.98%) SaaS
6 6 (1.19%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.99%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.60%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.20%) AWS OpsWorks
9 1 (0.20%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.20%) Heroku
9 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 108 (21.43%) HTTP
2 13 (2.58%) Internet
3 4 (0.79%) SSL
3 4 (0.79%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.60%) Network Security
5 1 (0.20%) Firewall
5 1 (0.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 243 (48.21%) MongoDB
2 155 (30.75%) NoSQL
3 116 (23.02%) Apache Cassandra
4 84 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 77 (15.28%) MySQL
6 56 (11.11%) Relational Database
7 49 (9.72%) Big Data
8 41 (8.13%) Hadoop
9 24 (4.76%) Apache Hive
10 18 (3.57%) Redis
11 9 (1.79%) Neo4j
12 6 (1.19%) CouchDB
12 6 (1.19%) HBase
12 6 (1.19%) MariaDB
12 6 (1.19%) Sqoop
13 5 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (0.79%) Couchbase
15 3 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (0.60%) Presto
16 2 (0.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 148 (29.37%) Git (software)
2 146 (28.97%) Jenkins
3 88 (17.46%) JUnit
4 71 (14.09%) JIRA
5 64 (12.70%) Subversion
6 62 (12.30%) Cucumber
7 54 (10.71%) Selenium
8 43 (8.53%) Gradle
9 38 (7.54%) IntelliJ
10 37 (7.34%) Maven
11 31 (6.15%) WebDriver
12 26 (5.16%) Hudson
13 14 (2.78%) Eclipse
14 13 (2.58%) Vagrant
15 12 (2.38%) Jasmine
16 9 (1.79%) Grunt
16 9 (1.79%) gulp
16 9 (1.79%) Mockito
17 8 (1.59%) TestNG
18 4 (0.79%) Liquibase
General
1 23 (4.56%) Finance
2 11 (2.18%) Retail
3 10 (1.98%) Marketing
4 7 (1.39%) Electronics
4 7 (1.39%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.39%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.19%) Banking
6 5 (0.99%) Advertising
7 3 (0.60%) Front Office
8 2 (0.40%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 361 (71.63%) Developer
2 230 (45.63%) Scala Developer
3 136 (26.98%) Java Developer
4 77 (15.28%) Architect
5 62 (12.30%) Java Scala Developer
6 44 (8.73%) Technical Architect
7 37 (7.34%) Software Engineer
8 34 (6.75%) Senior Developer
9 31 (6.15%) Digital Architect
10 29 (5.75%) Agile Developer
11 27 (5.36%) Java Engineer
11 27 (5.36%) Lead Developer
12 26 (5.16%) Scala Software Engineer
13 25 (4.96%) Java Software Engineer
14 24 (4.76%) Java Architect
15 23 (4.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 22 (4.37%) Java Software Developer
17 21 (4.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 21 (4.17%) Java Scala Software Engineer
18 19 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (45.04%) REST
2 219 (43.45%) Akka
3 211 (41.87%) HTML
4 210 (41.67%) Spring
5 203 (40.28%) JSON
6 184 (36.51%) HTML5
7 177 (35.12%) CSS
8 139 (27.58%) Django
9 128 (25.40%) CSS3
10 126 (25.00%) Ajax
11 121 (24.01%) RESTful
12 119 (23.61%) Ruby on Rails
13 70 (13.89%) Node.js
14 69 (13.69%) spray
15 66 (13.10%) Guice
15 66 (13.10%) J2EE
16 55 (10.91%) Web Services
17 51 (10.12%) Spring MVC
18 44 (8.73%) Hibernate
18 44 (8.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.13%) User Experience
2 17 (3.37%) Semantic Web
2 17 (3.37%) Social Media
3 12 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 9 (1.79%) NHS
5 7 (1.39%) Algorithms
5 7 (1.39%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.19%) Tandem
7 5 (0.99%) Statistics
8 3 (0.60%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.60%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.60%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.40%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (0.40%) Life Science
9 2 (0.40%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.40%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.20%) Blog
10 1 (0.20%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.20%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 123 (24.40%) Linux
2 26 (5.16%) Unix
3 4 (0.79%) Windows
4 2 (0.40%) Android
4 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.20%) CentOS
5 1 (0.20%) CoreOS
5 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.20%) SUSE
5 1 (0.20%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 411 (81.55%) Agile Software Development
2 243 (48.21%) TDD
3 241 (47.82%) Scrum
4 199 (39.48%) Open Source
5 140 (27.78%) BDD
6 136 (26.98%) Continuous Integration
7 117 (23.21%) Kanban
8 114 (22.62%) Microservices
9 99 (19.64%) Configuration Management
10 92 (18.25%) Automated Testing
11 80 (15.87%) Pair Programming
12 79 (15.67%) Mentoring
13 75 (14.88%) DevOps
14 73 (14.48%) Software Engineering
15 67 (13.29%) MVC
16 62 (12.30%) Web Development
17 58 (11.51%) Continuous Delivery
18 51 (10.12%) OWASP
18 51 (10.12%) Prototyping
19 48 (9.52%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 467 (92.66%) Scala
2 351 (69.64%) Java
3 174 (34.52%) Ruby
4 119 (23.61%) Python
5 93 (18.45%) JavaScript
6 57 (11.31%) SQL
7 55 (10.91%) C#
8 20 (3.97%) PHP
9 19 (3.77%) Groovy
10 8 (1.59%) Clojure
11 6 (1.19%) C++
12 5 (0.99%) ES6
13 4 (0.79%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.40%) Cypher
14 2 (0.40%) Go
14 2 (0.40%) Haskell
14 2 (0.40%) Perl
14 2 (0.40%) R
14 2 (0.40%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (7.94%) Security Cleared
2 33 (6.55%) SC Cleared
3 5 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (0.99%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.60%) Degree
5 1 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.96%) QA
2 5 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 111 (22.02%) Docker
2 9 (1.79%) Apache Flume
3 7 (1.39%) HDFS
4 4 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.60%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.20%) vCloud
6 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.20%) Xen
Systems Management
1 87 (17.26%) Puppet
2 24 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (2.78%) Kubernetes
4 7 (1.39%) Mesos
5 6 (1.19%) Kibana
6 5 (0.99%) Ansible
6 5 (0.99%) logstash
7 2 (0.40%) Grafana
7 2 (0.40%) Marathon
8 1 (0.20%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.20%) Rundeck
8 1 (0.20%) Salt
Vendors
1 77 (15.28%) Google
2 23 (4.56%) webMethods
3 16 (3.17%) VMware
4 15 (2.98%) New Relic
5 10 (1.98%) Adobe
6 7 (1.39%) SAP
7 5 (0.99%) Oracle
8 4 (0.79%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.60%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.40%) CA
10 2 (0.40%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.20%) IBM
11 1 (0.20%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.20%) Splunk
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day 6 months, rolling
Posted: 5 days ago
London
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Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago