The table below looks at the statistics for Akka skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Akka over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Akka
Rank 78 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Akka 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.25% - 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.72% - 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £538 - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £550
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Akka
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
279 260 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 34.53% 37.79% 35.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 220 160
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £30.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.50% +35.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Akka
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Akka as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Akka Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Akka
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Akka across the Wales region.

Akka Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Akka
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Akka within the Wales region over the 3 months to 8 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
South Wales - 2 £538 -
Akka
UK

Akka
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Akka also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Akka.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
1 3 (100.00%) Play Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Neo4j
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch

Akka
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (33.33%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) Neo4j
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Scala Developer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Scala Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Play Framework
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker