Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Akka skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Akka over the 6 months to 24 November 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
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 186 226 248
Rank change year-on-year +40 +22 -49
Contract jobs citing Akka 17 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.30% 0.088% 0.012%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.94% 0.31% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 1
North West median daily rate £460 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.16% +7.95% -9.74%
10th Percentile £375 £400 £410
90th Percentile £596 £516 £470
England median daily rate £575 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Akka 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 North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1806 1929 2026
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 31.74% 28.33% 23.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1240 1356 1265
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -0.64% +14.71%
10th Percentile £295 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £500 £538
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 26 70
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.94% +0.98%
10th Percentile £18.38 £15.38 £16.16
90th Percentile £50.86 £44.88 £47.33
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

Akka
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Akka as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Akka in the North West

Akka
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Akka in the North West

Akka
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Akka in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Akka in the North West

Akka
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Akka within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +35 17 £460 -3.16% 2
Akka
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 North West region with a requirement for Akka.

1 17 (100.00%) Scrum
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (94.12%) TDD
2 16 (94.12%) BDD
3 14 (82.35%) Cucumber
3 14 (82.35%) Docker
3 14 (82.35%) Continuous Delivery
3 14 (82.35%) JIRA
3 14 (82.35%) TeamCity
3 14 (82.35%) Git (software)
4 13 (76.47%) Digital Marketing
4 13 (76.47%) Marketing
4 13 (76.47%) Programme Management
4 13 (76.47%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (76.47%) Shell Script
4 13 (76.47%) Electronics
4 13 (76.47%) Telecoms
4 13 (76.47%) Finance
4 13 (76.47%) Manufacturing
4 13 (76.47%) Java
4 13 (76.47%) SAP
4 13 (76.47%) Linux
4 13 (76.47%) Python
4 13 (76.47%) Open Source
4 13 (76.47%) Big Data
5 10 (58.82%) Clojure
5 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (52.94%) Apache Spark
7 8 (47.06%) Hadoop
8 4 (23.53%) Scala

Akka
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (52.94%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) Big Data
2 8 (47.06%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.88%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Cucumber
1 14 (82.35%) Git (software)
1 14 (82.35%) JIRA
1 14 (82.35%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.88%) GitLab
2 1 (5.88%) IntelliJ
General
1 13 (76.47%) Electronics
1 13 (76.47%) Finance
1 13 (76.47%) Manufacturing
1 13 (76.47%) Marketing
1 13 (76.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (94.12%) Scala Developer
3 10 (58.82%) Apache Spark Developer
4 8 (47.06%) Hadoop Developer
5 7 (41.18%) Java Developer
5 7 (41.18%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 7 (41.18%) Java Scala Developer
5 7 (41.18%) Java Software Developer
5 7 (41.18%) Software Developer
6 5 (29.41%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.88%) Kafka
1 1 (5.88%) Play Framework
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) Scrum
2 16 (94.12%) BDD
2 16 (94.12%) TDD
3 14 (82.35%) Continuous Delivery
4 13 (76.47%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (76.47%) Digital Marketing
4 13 (76.47%) Open Source
4 13 (76.47%) Programme Management
5 3 (17.65%) Kanban
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.88%) ETL
7 1 (5.88%) Functional Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Neural Network
7 1 (5.88%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Product Management
7 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) Java
1 13 (76.47%) Python
1 13 (76.47%) Shell Script
2 10 (58.82%) Clojure
3 4 (23.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Atlassian