The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
South East / Berkshire
Rank 88 119 121
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +2
Contract jobs citing Scala 18 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.93% 0.041% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.27% 0.17% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 5
Median daily rate £600 £400 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+14.70% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
551 604 686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.49% 24.71% 26.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 356 409
Median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 27 16
Median hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +8.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £55.55 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Scala as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scala across the Berkshire region.

Scala Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Scala
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Scala
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Reading +15 15 £650 +62.50%
Slough - 2 £320 -
Scala
South East

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Scala 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Scala.

1 32 (94.12%) Java
2 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (61.76%) TDD
3 19 (55.88%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (55.88%) Open Source
4 18 (52.94%) Big Data
5 17 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 17 (50.00%) Hadoop
5 17 (50.00%) Apache Spark
6 14 (41.18%) J2EE
6 14 (41.18%) JIRA
6 14 (41.18%) Apache Hive
6 14 (41.18%) MongoDB
6 14 (41.18%) HBase
7 13 (38.24%) MapReduce
8 12 (35.29%) Jenkins
9 11 (32.35%) HDFS
9 11 (32.35%) Groovy
9 11 (32.35%) E-Commerce
9 11 (32.35%) Pair Programming
9 11 (32.35%) Spring
10 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
10 10 (29.41%) Sqoop
10 10 (29.41%) Gradle
10 10 (29.41%) Impala
10 10 (29.41%) Oozie
11 9 (26.47%) GitHub
11 9 (26.47%) HTML
11 9 (26.47%) Apache
11 9 (26.47%) Tomcat

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 17 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 9 (26.47%) Apache
2 9 (26.47%) Tomcat
3 5 (14.71%) Alfresco
3 5 (14.71%) Confluence
3 5 (14.71%) Liferay
4 3 (8.82%) Apache Pig
4 3 (8.82%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.94%) GemFire
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) GitHub
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) Big Data
2 17 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 17 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 14 (41.18%) Apache Hive
3 14 (41.18%) HBase
3 14 (41.18%) MongoDB
4 10 (29.41%) Impala
4 10 (29.41%) Sqoop
5 8 (23.53%) DB2
6 3 (8.82%) Apache Accumulo
6 3 (8.82%) Neo4j
6 3 (8.82%) OrientDB
7 1 (2.94%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) JIRA
2 12 (35.29%) Jenkins
3 10 (29.41%) Gradle
4 8 (23.53%) Subversion
5 6 (17.65%) Eclipse
6 5 (14.71%) IntelliJ
7 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
8 1 (2.94%) JUnit
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.82%) Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) Retail
5 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Consultant
3 7 (20.59%) Hadoop Consultant
4 6 (17.65%) Agile Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Agile Java Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Big Data Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Data Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Java Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Security Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Web Applications Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Web Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Big Data Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Cloud Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Hadoop Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Hadoop Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Java Hadoop Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) J2EE
2 11 (32.35%) Spring
3 9 (26.47%) HTML
4 8 (23.53%) Servlets
4 8 (23.53%) Velocity
4 8 (23.53%) XML
5 5 (14.71%) JSR 168
5 5 (14.71%) REST
5 5 (14.71%) Struts
5 5 (14.71%) XHTML
5 5 (14.71%) XSLT
6 4 (11.76%) .NET
6 4 (11.76%) Kafka
6 4 (11.76%) Node.js
7 2 (5.88%) RESTful
8 1 (2.94%) CSS
8 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.94%) JSON
8 1 (2.94%) Spring Integration
8 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Credit Risk
1 3 (8.82%) Cyber Defence
1 3 (8.82%) Wiki
2 2 (5.88%) Cryptography
2 2 (5.88%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.94%) Blog
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) Neural Network
3 1 (2.94%) Physics
3 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Solaris
2 4 (11.76%) Android
2 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (61.76%) TDD
2 19 (55.88%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (55.88%) Open Source
3 13 (38.24%) MapReduce
4 11 (32.35%) E-Commerce
4 11 (32.35%) Pair Programming
5 9 (26.47%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (23.53%) ETL
6 8 (23.53%) Extreme Programming
6 8 (23.53%) Scrum
6 8 (23.53%) Web Application Development
7 7 (20.59%) Functional Testing
7 7 (20.59%) Microservices
7 7 (20.59%) Quality Management
8 5 (14.71%) Kanban
8 5 (14.71%) MVC
8 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
9 4 (11.76%) BDD
9 4 (11.76%) Static Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) Java
2 11 (32.35%) Groovy
3 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 6 (17.65%) Python
5 4 (11.76%) Perl
5 4 (11.76%) SQL
6 1 (2.94%) C
6 1 (2.94%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) PhD
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) HDFS
2 3 (8.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 10 (29.41%) Oozie
2 3 (8.82%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) MicroStrategy
2 7 (20.59%) Ab Initio
2 7 (20.59%) Hortonworks
3 5 (14.71%) GigaSpaces
4 4 (11.76%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.94%) Red Hat