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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Play Framework
Rank 517 516 542
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +26
Contract jobs citing Play Framework 96 76 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.14% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.63% 0.51% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 64 4
Average daily rate
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£538 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £450 -
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
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
15302 14868 13755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.41% 28.09% 27.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10241 9644 8648
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 213 332
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.00 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 3 July 2015.

Play Framework Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Play Framework
Top 24 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 3 July 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 +1 93 £525 +13.51% 27
London -2 41 £525 -4.54% 20
City of London +3 19 £500 +29.03% 11
North East -13 17 £650 +94.02% 1
Tyne and Wear -13 17 £650 +94.02% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -13 16 £650 +94.02% 1
East Midlands - 12 - -
Leicestershire - 12 - -
Leicester - 11 - -
West Midlands - 9 £450 - 1
East of England - 7 £583 -
Essex - 7 £583 -
Telford - 6 £430 - 1
Shropshire - 6 £430 - 1
Yorkshire -16 5 £375 -
Southend-on-Sea - 5 £591 -
West Yorkshire -16 4 £375 -
Leeds -22 4 £375 -
North West - 2 £595 - 1
South Yorkshire - 1 - -
Blackpool - 1 £540 -
Warrington - 1 £650 -
Cheshire - 1 £650 -
Lancashire - 1 £540 -

Play Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 145 (88.96%) Scala
2 110 (67.48%) Agile Software Development
3 97 (59.51%) Java
4 70 (42.94%) MongoDB
5 68 (41.72%) Ruby
6 62 (38.04%) NoSQL
7 61 (37.42%) TDD
8 58 (35.58%) HTML
9 56 (34.36%) Ruby on Rails
9 56 (34.36%) JSON
10 51 (31.29%) CSS
10 51 (31.29%) Django
11 48 (29.45%) Configuration Management
12 46 (28.22%) Scrum
13 42 (25.77%) Ajax
13 42 (25.77%) REST
14 41 (25.15%) Apache Cassandra
14 41 (25.15%) HTML5
15 40 (24.54%) PostgreSQL
16 36 (22.09%) Spring
17 35 (21.47%) Software Architecture
18 34 (20.86%) Web Services
18 34 (20.86%) MySQL
19 33 (20.25%) Akka
20 32 (19.63%) CSS3
21 31 (19.02%) BDD
21 31 (19.02%) RESTful
21 31 (19.02%) Amazon AWS
22 30 (18.40%) Kanban
23 28 (17.18%) Puppet

Play Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 13 (7.98%) Apache
2 12 (7.36%) Node.js
3 11 (6.75%) Tomcat
4 7 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (4.29%) Apache Spark
5 5 (3.07%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.45%) JBoss
6 4 (2.45%) Confluence
7 2 (1.23%) nginx
7 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.23%) CMS
7 2 (1.23%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.61%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (1.84%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 4 (2.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (19.02%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.75%) SaaS
3 6 (3.68%) GitHub
3 6 (3.68%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.23%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.07%) HTTP
2 4 (2.45%) Internet
3 3 (1.84%) SSL
3 3 (1.84%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.23%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.23%) ZigBee
4 2 (1.23%) AMQP
5 1 (0.61%) MQTT
5 1 (0.61%) FTP
5 1 (0.61%) VPN
5 1 (0.61%) LDAP
5 1 (0.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (42.94%) MongoDB
2 62 (38.04%) NoSQL
3 41 (25.15%) Apache Cassandra
4 40 (24.54%) PostgreSQL
5 34 (20.86%) MySQL
6 14 (8.59%) CouchDB
7 13 (7.98%) Hadoop
8 11 (6.75%) Redis
9 9 (5.52%) Couchbase
10 8 (4.91%) Relational Database
11 7 (4.29%) Big Data
12 3 (1.84%) Data Mining
13 2 (1.23%) Neo4j
13 2 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.61%) SQL Server
14 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 23 (14.11%) Git (software)
2 20 (12.27%) Jenkins
3 16 (9.82%) Cucumber
4 12 (7.36%) JUnit
5 11 (6.75%) JIRA
6 10 (6.13%) Selenium
7 9 (5.52%) IntelliJ
8 8 (4.91%) Jasmine
9 7 (4.29%) Subversion
9 7 (4.29%) WebDriver
10 6 (3.68%) Mockito
10 6 (3.68%) TestNG
10 6 (3.68%) Liquibase
11 4 (2.45%) LoadRunner
12 3 (1.84%) Maven
12 3 (1.84%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.84%) Bitbucket
12 3 (1.84%) Hudson
13 2 (1.23%) gulp
13 2 (1.23%) Mercurial
General
1 15 (9.20%) Finance
2 5 (3.07%) Marketing
3 4 (2.45%) Electronics
3 4 (2.45%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.23%) Publishing
4 2 (1.23%) Banking
4 2 (1.23%) Retail
4 2 (1.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (58.28%) Developer
2 55 (33.74%) Architect
3 43 (26.38%) Technical Architect
4 37 (22.70%) Scala Developer
5 28 (17.18%) Java Developer
6 17 (10.43%) Senior Technical Architect
6 17 (10.43%) Senior Architect
6 17 (10.43%) Digital Architect
7 16 (9.82%) Digital Technical Architect
8 14 (8.59%) Senior Developer
9 13 (7.98%) Full Stack Developer
10 12 (7.36%) Senior Java Developer
11 10 (6.13%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (6.13%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
11 10 (6.13%) Senior Digital Architect
12 6 (3.68%) Android Developer
13 5 (3.07%) Web Developer
14 4 (2.45%) Software Engineer
14 4 (2.45%) Java Architect
14 4 (2.45%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (35.58%) HTML
2 56 (34.36%) Ruby on Rails
2 56 (34.36%) JSON
3 51 (31.29%) Django
3 51 (31.29%) CSS
4 42 (25.77%) Ajax
4 42 (25.77%) REST
5 41 (25.15%) HTML5
6 36 (22.09%) Spring
7 34 (20.86%) Web Services
8 33 (20.25%) Akka
9 32 (19.63%) CSS3
10 31 (19.02%) RESTful
11 26 (15.95%) Middleware
12 22 (13.50%) Hibernate
13 21 (12.88%) XML
13 21 (12.88%) jQuery
14 19 (11.66%) Spring MVC
15 17 (10.43%) J2EE
16 16 (9.82%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.59%) User Experience
2 12 (7.36%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.29%) Cryptography
4 4 (2.45%) Derivative
4 4 (2.45%) DTV
5 3 (1.84%) Replication
5 3 (1.84%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.23%) Clustering
6 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.61%) BBC
7 1 (0.61%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.61%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.61%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.61%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.27%) Linux
2 14 (8.59%) UNIX
3 11 (6.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (4.29%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.29%) Android
5 6 (3.68%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.84%) Windows
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.61%) CentOS
7 1 (0.61%) MVS
7 1 (0.61%) VME
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (67.48%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (37.42%) TDD
3 48 (29.45%) Configuration Management
4 46 (28.22%) Scrum
5 35 (21.47%) Software Architecture
6 31 (19.02%) BDD
7 30 (18.40%) Kanban
8 25 (15.34%) User Stories
8 25 (15.34%) MVC
9 23 (14.11%) Software Engineering
10 22 (13.50%) Open Source
11 19 (11.66%) Microservices
12 17 (10.43%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (8.59%) DevOps
14 12 (7.36%) Mentoring
15 11 (6.75%) OO
16 10 (6.13%) SOA
16 10 (6.13%) Workflow
16 10 (6.13%) Responsive Web Design
16 10 (6.13%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 145 (88.96%) Scala
2 97 (59.51%) Java
3 68 (41.72%) Ruby
4 28 (17.18%) JavaScript
5 21 (12.88%) Python
6 12 (7.36%) SQL
7 7 (4.29%) Groovy
7 7 (4.29%) Clojure
8 6 (3.68%) Haskell
9 4 (2.45%) Perl
10 3 (1.84%) OCaml
10 3 (1.84%) F#
11 2 (1.23%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.23%) C#
11 2 (1.23%) C++
11 2 (1.23%) Go
12 1 (0.61%) PHP
12 1 (0.61%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (3.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.45%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (7.36%) Docker
2 3 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.23%) Varnish
3 2 (1.23%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.61%) vCloud
4 1 (0.61%) XenApp
4 1 (0.61%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 28 (17.18%) Puppet
2 14 (8.59%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.68%) Apache Shiro
4 4 (2.45%) Ansible
4 4 (2.45%) Salt
5 2 (1.23%) Capistrano
5 2 (1.23%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.61%) Mesos
6 1 (0.61%) Graphite
Vendors
1 10 (6.13%) SaltStack
2 9 (5.52%) CA
3 7 (4.29%) HP
4 5 (3.07%) webMethods
5 4 (2.45%) Oracle
5 4 (2.45%) SAP
6 3 (1.84%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.84%) VMware
6 3 (1.84%) Twitter
7 2 (1.23%) WSO2
7 2 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.23%) Zuora
8 1 (0.61%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.61%) Vyatta
8 1 (0.61%) Google
8 1 (0.61%) Brocade
8 1 (0.61%) Splunk
8 1 (0.61%) Citrix
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