Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 15 December 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.

Play Framework
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 83 144
Rank change year-on-year -32 +61 -25
Contract jobs citing Play Framework 16 56 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.71% 2.19% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.00% 5.80% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 32 16
Leeds median daily rate £475 £450 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -30.77% -7.14%
10th Percentile £459 £414 £428
90th Percentile £531 £538 £680
West Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £650
% change year-on-year +5.56% -30.77% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 800 966 1117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 35.65% 37.78% 34.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 615 681 766
Leeds median daily rate £410 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.20% +10.67% +9.49%
10th Percentile £293 £300 £281
90th Percentile £525 £538 £530
West Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 11
Leeds median hourly rate - £13.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -46.00% -50.00%
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year - -41.30% -42.50%

Play Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Play Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Play Framework in Leeds

Play Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Play Framework in Leeds

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Play Framework.

1 16 (100.00%) Java
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (93.75%) Scala
2 15 (93.75%) Open Source
3 14 (87.50%) JSON
4 13 (81.25%) MongoDB
5 12 (75.00%) Puppet
5 12 (75.00%) Microservices
5 12 (75.00%) CSS
6 11 (68.75%) Linux
7 10 (62.50%) IntelliJ
7 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
7 10 (62.50%) XML
7 10 (62.50%) Docker
8 4 (25.00%) Scrum
9 3 (18.75%) Google
9 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
9 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
9 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
9 3 (18.75%) REST
9 3 (18.75%) Spring
9 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
10 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 2 (12.50%) Guice
10 2 (12.50%) OWASP
10 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
10 2 (12.50%) Node.js
10 2 (12.50%) Confluence
10 2 (12.50%) HTML5

Play Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 2 (12.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Heroku
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (81.25%) MongoDB
2 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) Event Store
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) IntelliJ
2 3 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
3 2 (12.50%) JUnit
3 2 (12.50%) Subversion
3 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 12 (75.00%) Scala Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Java Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) UI Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Java Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) JSON
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
3 10 (62.50%) XML
4 3 (18.75%) REST
4 3 (18.75%) Spring
5 2 (12.50%) Ajax
5 2 (12.50%) CSS3
5 2 (12.50%) Django
5 2 (12.50%) Guice
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) HTML5
5 2 (12.50%) Node.js
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (6.25%) .NET
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (6.25%) Dropwizard
6 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
6 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (93.75%) Open Source
3 12 (75.00%) Microservices
4 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) DevOps
7 2 (12.50%) OWASP
7 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 2 (12.50%) Web Design
8 1 (6.25%) Analytics
8 1 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
8 1 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (6.25%) MVC
8 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
8 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (93.75%) Scala
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (75.00%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Google