Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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.

Akka
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 159 167
Rank change year-on-year +6 +8 -
Contract jobs citing Akka 1 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.033% 0.39% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 1.13% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 5
West Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - -
10th Percentile £410 £419 £398
90th Percentile £430 £481 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 959 1238 1366
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 31.39% 34.64% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 725 889 906
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £300 £284 £275
90th Percentile £513 £526 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 17
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.55% +12.24%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £14.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year +138.30% -41.25% -16.67%

Akka
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Akka within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -5 1 £420 -6.67%
Akka
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) RIA
1 1 (100.00%) Haskell
1 1 (100.00%) Erlang
1 1 (100.00%) Scala
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Clojure
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Elixir

Akka
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Polyglot Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Clojure
1 1 (100.00%) Elixir
1 1 (100.00%) Erlang
1 1 (100.00%) Haskell
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Scala