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 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 107 121 106
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -15
Contract jobs citing Scala 8 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.36% 0.12% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.26% 0.46% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 9
Median daily rate £299 £488 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.61% +47.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £488 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £558 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £466 £413
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +12.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Scala
South East

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
635 652 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.86% 25.87% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 411 334
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £268 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 19 14
Median hourly rate £38.50 £37.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.05% +13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £22.75 £15.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £45.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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
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 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Slough +3 2 £299 -38.61%
Reading +21 1 - -
Scala
South East

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 9 (90.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) J2EE
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Open Source
3 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Pair Programming
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) JIRA
4 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (40.00%) Android
4 4 (40.00%) Perl
4 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (40.00%) SOA
4 4 (40.00%) Microservices
4 4 (40.00%) Isomorphic Development
4 4 (40.00%) Node.js
4 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
4 4 (40.00%) Static Code Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) Big Data
5 3 (30.00%) GitHub
5 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (30.00%) Gradle
5 3 (30.00%) BDD
5 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
5 3 (30.00%) Apache Spark
5 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (30.00%) Python

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 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) Apache Spark
1 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) Alfresco
2 2 (20.00%) Confluence
2 2 (20.00%) Liferay
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (10.00%) GemFire
3 1 (10.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) GitHub
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (30.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (20.00%) HBase
3 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (10.00%) GIS
4 1 (10.00%) OLTP
4 1 (10.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) JIRA
3 3 (30.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (30.00%) Gradle
4 2 (20.00%) IntelliJ
4 2 (20.00%) Subversion
5 1 (10.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Applications Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Security Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Web Applications Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Web Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Data Scientist
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Python Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Scala Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) J2EE
2 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 4 (40.00%) Node.js
3 3 (30.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) JSR 168
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) Servlets
4 2 (20.00%) Struts
4 2 (20.00%) Velocity
4 2 (20.00%) XHTML
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) XSLT
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) Kafka
5 1 (10.00%) MLlib
5 1 (10.00%) SciPy
5 1 (10.00%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
5 1 (10.00%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Cryptography
1 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Economics
2 1 (10.00%) Neural Network
2 1 (10.00%) Physics
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Android
1 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (60.00%) Open Source
2 5 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (40.00%) Isomorphic Development
3 4 (40.00%) Microservices
3 4 (40.00%) Pair Programming
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (40.00%) Static Code Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (20.00%) Identity Management
5 2 (20.00%) Kanban
5 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 2 (20.00%) Release Management
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
3 3 (30.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) Groovy
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) R
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) GigaSpaces
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau