The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for Akka skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Akka over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Akka
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Akka 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 0.90% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.08% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £750 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £475 £440
% change year-on-year +7.36% +7.95%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Akka is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 48 30 50
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 43.24% 24.79% 29.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 97 124
Median daily rate £600 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £400 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £713 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Akka
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

Job postings citing Akka as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf.

Job vacancy trend for Akka in Canary Wharf

Akka
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Akka in Canary Wharf.

Contractor daily rate trend for Akka in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Akka.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (100.00%) Grid Computing
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Data Ingestion
2 1 (50.00%) Hazelcast
2 1 (50.00%) Infinispan
2 1 (50.00%) Platform Symphony
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) Kafka
2 1 (50.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) DataSynapse
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management

Akka
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 (50.00%) DataSynapse
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (50.00%) Hazelcast
1 1 (50.00%) Infinispan
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Scala Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Scala Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (100.00%) Derivative
1 2 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 2 (100.00%) Grid Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Interest Rate Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreaded Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Ingestion
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Platform Symphony