The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Akka skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Akka over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Akka
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 94 108 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 -  
Contract jobs citing Akka 1 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.075% 0.26% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £515 £500 £513
% change year-on-year +3.00% -2.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Akka 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 478 609 581
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 35.83% 31.46% 31.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 439 356
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -77.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

Akka
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Akka as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Akka in West Yorkshire

Akka
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Akka in West Yorkshire

Akka
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Akka.

1 3 (100.00%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) Play Framework
2 2 (66.67%) spray
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Django
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Guice
3 1 (33.33%) OWASP
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Confluence
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) HTML

Akka
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (33.33%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Scala Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Scala Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Play Framework
1 2 (66.67%) spray
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Django
2 1 (33.33%) Guice
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) OWASP
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google