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 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 54 -
Contract jobs citing Play Framework 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 0.21% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £588 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £633
% change year-on-year +11.11% -28.85%  
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 138 124 199
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 25.99% 26.22% 34.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 321 831
Median daily rate £370 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £513 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £41.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.24% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 28 June 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 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk
1 2 (100.00%) HBase
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (100.00%) HDFS
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Scala Developer
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (100.00%) Splunk