Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 14 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.

Akka
England > West Midlands
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 183 199 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 - -
Contract jobs citing Akka 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.020% 0.12% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.080% 0.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 0
West Midlands median daily rate £530 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.58% - -
England median daily rate £575 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands 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 West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1250 1514 1138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 25.60% 25.60% 22.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 825 926 691
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £256 £270 £228
90th Percentile £563 £525 £503
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.65% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 15 30
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £22.00 £29.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.00% -25.03% +0.43%
10th Percentile £14.31 £9.85 £11.00
90th Percentile £42.35 £39.68 £43.90
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Akka
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Akka in the West Midlands

Akka
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Akka in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Akka.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Django
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Play Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme

Akka
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) IntelliJ
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Java Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Java Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Django
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Play Framework
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet