The table below looks at the statistics for Akka skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Akka over the 3 months to 17 October 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
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Akka
Rank 81 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Akka 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.12% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.36% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 -
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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
279 146 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 34.66% 25.09% 25.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 89 74
Average daily rate £363 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £224 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 6
Average hourly rate £21.80 £18.97 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.91% +26.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £11.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.00 £22.50 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

Akka
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Akka across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Akka 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 Akka.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) Scala
1 17 (100.00%) Play Framework
2 16 (94.12%) BDD
2 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (94.12%) TDD
2 16 (94.12%) Web Services
2 16 (94.12%) OO
3 15 (88.24%) SVG
3 15 (88.24%) Process Management
3 15 (88.24%) Web Development
3 15 (88.24%) Batik
3 15 (88.24%) Cloud Computing
3 15 (88.24%) CouchDB
3 15 (88.24%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (23.53%) .NET
4 4 (23.53%) Pair Programming
5 1 (5.88%) Spring
5 1 (5.88%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) Open Source
5 1 (5.88%) HTML5
5 1 (5.88%) REST
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE
5 1 (5.88%) CSS
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum

Akka
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Akka 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 Akka. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 15 (88.24%) Cloud Computing
1 15 (88.24%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) CouchDB
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
1 10 (58.82%) Scala Developer
2 8 (47.06%) Java Architect
2 8 (47.06%) Architect
3 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Junior Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Junior Java Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Junior .NET Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) Play Framework
2 16 (94.12%) Web Services
3 15 (88.24%) SVG
3 15 (88.24%) Batik
4 4 (23.53%) .NET
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE
5 1 (5.88%) CSS
5 1 (5.88%) HTML5
5 1 (5.88%) REST
5 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.88%) Spring
5 1 (5.88%) JSON
5 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) OO
1 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (94.12%) TDD
1 16 (94.12%) BDD
2 15 (88.24%) Web Development
2 15 (88.24%) Process Management
3 4 (23.53%) Pair Programming
4 1 (5.88%) SOA
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) Scala
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript