Period
to 9 December 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Play Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Play Framework over the 6 months to 9 December 2021 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.

Play Framework
Central London > City of London
6 months to
9 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 173 120 207
Rank change year-on-year -53 +87 +48
Contract jobs citing Play Framework 13 1 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.32% 0.050% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.97% 0.17% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 13
10th Percentile £649 " "
25th Percentile £656 " £563
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £675 £450 £600
Median % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.00% +4.35%
75th Percentile £688 " £725
90th Percentile £713 " "
Central London median daily rate £675 £450 £600
% change year-on-year +50.00% -25.00% +9.09%

Play Framework is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,338 605 1,998
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.52% 30.39% 35.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,049 482 1,650
10th Percentile £413 £363 £400
25th Percentile £488 £425 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £550 £538
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +2.33% +2.38%
75th Percentile £675 £625 £613
90th Percentile £750 £688 £676
Central London median daily rate £575 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 3
10th Percentile £17.95 £36.88 £26.70
25th Percentile £28.13 £37.06 £34.88
Median hourly rate £36.50 £38.25 £52.00
Median % change year-on-year -4.58% -26.44% +215.15%
75th Percentile £52.75 £39.56 £60.25
90th Percentile £68.65 £39.83 £63.10
Central London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.25 £56.00
% change year-on-year -6.54% -31.70% +239.39%

Play Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Play Framework as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Play Framework in the City of London

Play Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Play Framework in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Play Framework in the City of London

Play Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Play Framework in the City of London over the 6 months to 9 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Play Framework in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 December 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Play Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Play Framework.

1 12 (92.31%) Scala
2 9 (69.23%) DevOps
3 8 (61.54%) Kafka
3 8 (61.54%) AWS
3 8 (61.54%) Artificial Intelligence
3 8 (61.54%) Kubernetes
4 7 (53.85%) Apache Spark
4 7 (53.85%) GCP
4 7 (53.85%) GoCD
4 7 (53.85%) CircleCI
4 7 (53.85%) Scalaz
4 7 (53.85%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (53.85%) Terraform
4 7 (53.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (53.85%) HTTP
4 7 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (53.85%) Akka
4 7 (53.85%) Docker
4 7 (53.85%) Apache Avro
4 7 (53.85%) Redis
5 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
6 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
6 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (38.46%) Microservices
7 4 (30.77%) TDD
7 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (23.08%) Scrum
8 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
8 3 (23.08%) NoSQL

Play Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 7 (53.85%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) AWS
2 7 (53.85%) AWS CloudFormation
2 7 (53.85%) GCP
3 3 (23.08%) GitHub
4 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) PostgreSQL
1 7 (53.85%) Redis
2 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
2 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) CircleCI
1 7 (53.85%) GoCD
2 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
3 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
4 3 (23.08%) Postman
4 3 (23.08%) Selenium
5 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
6 1 (7.69%) Gatling
6 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Social Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Military
2 1 (7.69%) Police
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) Scala Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Kafka
2 7 (53.85%) Akka
2 7 (53.85%) Apache Avro
2 7 (53.85%) Scalaz
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) .NET
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 2 (15.38%) JSON
4 2 (15.38%) RESTful
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) Node.js
5 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Native
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) DevOps
2 8 (61.54%) Artificial Intelligence
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Microservices
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 3 (23.08%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) BDD
6 2 (15.38%) Coaching
6 2 (15.38%) OWASP
6 2 (15.38%) Pair Programming
6 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (15.38%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Analytics
7 1 (7.69%) Open Source
7 1 (7.69%) Project Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) Robotic Process Automation
7 1 (7.69%) Technical Leadership
7 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Scala
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) Go
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Accessibility
2 2 (15.38%) QA
2 2 (15.38%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Kubernetes
2 7 (53.85%) Terraform
3 1 (7.69%) Grafana
3 1 (7.69%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Apple
2 1 (7.69%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) PagerDuty
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Splunk