The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Play Framework
UK / England
Rank 356 435 539
Rank change year-on-year +79 +104  
Contract jobs citing Play Framework 237 181 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.57% 0.37% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.80% 1.31% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 94 41
Median daily rate £500 £500 £506
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £538
% change year-on-year - -11.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Play Framework 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 England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13203 13828 12995
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 31.59% 28.19% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9164 9692 8524
Median daily rate £425 £410 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +2.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 213 172
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

Play Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Play Framework as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Play Framework in England

Play Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Play Framework in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Play Framework in England

Play Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Play Framework in England over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Play Framework in England

Play Framework
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Play Framework within the England region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. 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 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
London +38 89 £525 +5.00% 11
North East +28 42 £404 +0.87% 1
South East +9 39 £488 +11.42% 2
West Midlands +10 25 £475 -6.86%
Yorkshire +26 16 £550 -12.00% 2
North West +33 8 £388 -18.42% 2
Midlands +11 3 £600 +20.00%
South West - 3 £438 -
East of England - 2 £550 - 1
South Coast - 2 £550 -
Play Framework
UK

Play Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Play Framework 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 England region with a requirement for Play Framework.

1 379 (89.39%) Scala
2 328 (77.36%) Agile Software Development
3 305 (71.93%) Java
4 196 (46.23%) JSON
5 190 (44.81%) CSS
6 181 (42.69%) HTML
7 171 (40.33%) REST
8 170 (40.09%) Spring
9 164 (38.68%) Open Source
10 163 (38.44%) TDD
10 163 (38.44%) Akka
11 152 (35.85%) MongoDB
12 151 (35.61%) Ruby
13 150 (35.38%) Git (software)
14 146 (34.43%) HTML5
15 138 (32.55%) Linux
16 136 (32.08%) Scrum
17 124 (29.25%) Ruby on Rails
18 120 (28.30%) Django
18 120 (28.30%) Microservices
19 117 (27.59%) NoSQL
20 114 (26.89%) RESTful
21 110 (25.94%) HTTP
22 109 (25.71%) Automated Testing
23 106 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
24 102 (24.06%) CSS3
25 101 (23.82%) Docker
26 95 (22.41%) Ajax
27 94 (22.17%) Jenkins
28 91 (21.46%) Web Services

Play Framework
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 68 (16.04%) Confluence
2 53 (12.50%) Apache Spark
3 51 (12.03%) Apache
4 37 (8.73%) Elasticsearch
5 18 (4.25%) WebLogic
6 17 (4.01%) JBoss
7 12 (2.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 11 (2.59%) nginx
9 6 (1.42%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.94%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.94%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (0.94%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (0.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (1.89%) Oracle BPM
1 8 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 75 (17.69%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (5.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (4.95%) GitHub
4 18 (4.25%) SaaS
5 12 (2.83%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (2.83%) PaaS
6 8 (1.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (1.18%) Amazon Kinesis
7 5 (1.18%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (0.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 4 (0.94%) Google Analytics
8 4 (0.94%) Heroku
8 4 (0.94%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 110 (25.94%) HTTP
2 12 (2.83%) Internet
3 8 (1.89%) SSL
3 8 (1.89%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.42%) SSH
5 2 (0.47%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (35.85%) MongoDB
2 117 (27.59%) NoSQL
3 69 (16.27%) Relational Database
4 61 (14.39%) MySQL
5 60 (14.15%) PostgreSQL
6 56 (13.21%) Apache Cassandra
7 22 (5.19%) Big Data
8 19 (4.48%) Hadoop
9 17 (4.01%) Redis
10 16 (3.77%) Apache Hive
11 8 (1.89%) Neo4j
12 6 (1.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 6 (1.42%) Hazelcast
12 6 (1.42%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.18%) OrientDB
14 4 (0.94%) Presto
15 3 (0.71%) Couchbase
15 3 (0.71%) GIS
16 2 (0.47%) CouchDB
16 2 (0.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 150 (35.38%) Git (software)
2 94 (22.17%) Jenkins
3 87 (20.52%) JUnit
4 82 (19.34%) JIRA
5 63 (14.86%) IntelliJ
6 56 (13.21%) Cucumber
7 54 (12.74%) Subversion
8 35 (8.25%) Selenium
9 25 (5.90%) Maven
10 24 (5.66%) Mockito
11 16 (3.77%) Eclipse
12 15 (3.54%) Ant
13 13 (3.07%) WebDriver
14 12 (2.83%) Grunt
14 12 (2.83%) gulp
15 9 (2.12%) Vagrant
16 5 (1.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 5 (1.18%) Sonatype Nexus
17 4 (0.94%) Gatling
17 4 (0.94%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 24 (5.66%) Finance
2 8 (1.89%) Electronics
2 8 (1.89%) Manufacturing
2 8 (1.89%) Marketing
2 8 (1.89%) Telecoms
3 7 (1.65%) Banking
4 5 (1.18%) Investment Banking
5 3 (0.71%) Advertising
5 3 (0.71%) Games
6 2 (0.47%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.47%) Publishing
7 1 (0.24%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 324 (76.42%) Developer
2 229 (54.01%) Scala Developer
3 144 (33.96%) Java Developer
4 84 (19.81%) Java Scala Developer
5 66 (15.57%) Architect
6 53 (12.50%) Technical Architect
7 36 (8.49%) Programmer
8 35 (8.25%) Senior Developer
9 27 (6.37%) Linux Developer
10 24 (5.66%) Digital Architect
11 23 (5.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 22 (5.19%) Java Programmer
12 22 (5.19%) MongoDB Developer
13 21 (4.95%) Digital Technical Architect
14 20 (4.72%) Open Source Developer
14 20 (4.72%) Senior Java Developer
15 19 (4.48%) Senior Scala Developer
16 16 (3.77%) Software Developer
17 13 (3.07%) Agile Developer
18 12 (2.83%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 196 (46.23%) JSON
2 190 (44.81%) CSS
3 181 (42.69%) HTML
4 171 (40.33%) REST
5 170 (40.09%) Spring
6 163 (38.44%) Akka
7 146 (34.43%) HTML5
8 124 (29.25%) Ruby on Rails
9 120 (28.30%) Django
10 114 (26.89%) RESTful
11 102 (24.06%) CSS3
12 95 (22.41%) Ajax
13 91 (21.46%) Web Services
14 71 (16.75%) XML
15 70 (16.51%) Spring MVC
16 63 (14.86%) spray
17 60 (14.15%) Guice
18 55 (12.97%) AngularJS
19 46 (10.85%) Hibernate
20 35 (8.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.43%) User Experience
2 10 (2.36%) Linux Command Line
3 8 (1.89%) Driving Licence
3 8 (1.89%) Social Media
4 6 (1.42%) Life Science
5 5 (1.18%) Tandem
6 3 (0.71%) Fintech
7 2 (0.47%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.47%) Wiki
8 1 (0.24%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.24%) New Media
8 1 (0.24%) NHS
8 1 (0.24%) Social Network
8 1 (0.24%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 138 (32.55%) Linux
2 17 (4.01%) Unix
3 5 (1.18%) Android
4 4 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (0.94%) Ubuntu
4 4 (0.94%) Windows
5 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (77.36%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (38.68%) Open Source
3 163 (38.44%) TDD
4 136 (32.08%) Scrum
5 120 (28.30%) Microservices
6 109 (25.71%) Automated Testing
7 106 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 85 (20.05%) MVC
9 82 (19.34%) Configuration Management
10 78 (18.40%) BDD
11 64 (15.09%) Pair Programming
12 61 (14.39%) Responsive Web Design
13 59 (13.92%) Kanban
13 59 (13.92%) Web Design
14 55 (12.97%) Web Development
15 50 (11.79%) OWASP
16 49 (11.56%) DevOps
17 41 (9.67%) Software Engineering
18 40 (9.43%) Domain-Driven Design
19 36 (8.49%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 379 (89.39%) Scala
2 305 (71.93%) Java
3 151 (35.61%) Ruby
4 90 (21.23%) JavaScript
5 84 (19.81%) Python
6 80 (18.87%) C#
7 63 (14.86%) SQL
8 19 (4.48%) Groovy
9 17 (4.01%) XPath
10 8 (1.89%) PHP
11 6 (1.42%) Haskell
11 6 (1.42%) Perl
12 2 (0.47%) C
12 2 (0.47%) Go
12 2 (0.47%) ML
12 2 (0.47%) R
13 1 (0.24%) Clojure
13 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (3.77%) Security Cleared
2 10 (2.36%) SC Cleared
3 4 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (0.71%) Degree
5 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.30%) QA
2 2 (0.47%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.24%) WCAG
System Software
1 101 (23.82%) Docker
2 25 (5.90%) Apache Flume
3 4 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.47%) LXC
5 1 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.24%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 87 (20.52%) Puppet
2 26 (6.13%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (3.07%) Kibana
4 12 (2.83%) Ansible
4 12 (2.83%) Grafana
4 12 (2.83%) Kubernetes
5 9 (2.12%) logstash
5 9 (2.12%) Mesos
6 8 (1.89%) rkt
7 2 (0.47%) Marathon
Vendors
1 64 (15.09%) Google
2 23 (5.42%) Microsoft
3 22 (5.19%) Oracle
4 12 (2.83%) webMethods
5 10 (2.36%) New Relic
6 8 (1.89%) AppDynamics
6 8 (1.89%) SAP
6 8 (1.89%) Splunk
7 6 (1.42%) Adobe
7 6 (1.42%) VMware
8 5 (1.18%) Red Hat
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