Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 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.

Play Framework
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 84 102
Rank change year-on-year +11 +18 -23
Contract jobs citing Play Framework 3 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.32% 0.62% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.20% 2.54% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 2
South Wales median daily rate £400 £500 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +14.29% -15.87%
10th Percentile £375 £475 £344
90th Percentile £425 £606 £521
Wales median daily rate £506 £563 £438
% change year-on-year -10.00% +28.57% -16.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales 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 South Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 249 276 469
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 26.52% 24.45% 36.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 202 380
South Wales median daily rate £385 £425 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.53% +17.65% +7.04%
10th Percentile £250 £288 £245
90th Percentile £524 £543 £475
Wales median daily rate £400 £438 £360
% change year-on-year -8.57% +21.53% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 11
South Wales median hourly rate £23.14 £21.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.63% +34.38% -36.00%
10th Percentile £21.87 £21.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £24.42 £21.50 £60.25
Wales median hourly rate £23.14 £21.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year +7.63% -27.12% +31.11%

Play Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Play Framework in South Wales

Play Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Play Framework in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Play Framework.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Local Government
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Event Store
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Dropwizard
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) CQRS
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database

Play Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Event Store
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (33.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Dropwizard
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) CQRS
1 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google