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 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Play Framework
Wales / South Wales
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Play Framework 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.35% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £594
% change year-on-year - -20.00%  
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 South Wales with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 152 218 118
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 26.90% 37.65% 26.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 155 72
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £288 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £66.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +103.07%  
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 South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 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

Play Framework
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 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
Newport - 2 £500 - 1
Play Framework
Wales

Play Framework
Top 27 Related IT Skills in South Wales

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

1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (66.67%) HDFS
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 2 (66.67%) HBase
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Cloudera
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Akka
3 1 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (33.33%) Java

Play Framework
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 2 (66.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) HBase
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Scala Developer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Scala Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Akka
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) High Availability
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) HDFS
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cloudera
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk