The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 110 130 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Contract jobs citing Scala 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.45% 0.039% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.77% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £440 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
621 840 819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 25.56% 32.80% 26.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 380 360
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £220 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 36
Average hourly rate £23.50 £30.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.95% -6.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.28 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.00 £36.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scala across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 8 £292 -
Newbury +3 1 £375 -
Scala
South East

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Scala also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scala.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) Groovy
3 10 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (69.23%) TDD
4 9 (69.23%) Pair Programming
4 9 (69.23%) Open Source
5 8 (61.54%) SOAP
6 7 (53.85%) SOA
6 7 (53.85%) RESTful
7 6 (46.15%) Subversion
7 6 (46.15%) Scrum
7 6 (46.15%) OO
8 5 (38.46%) Spring
8 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
9 4 (30.77%) Mercurial
9 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
9 4 (30.77%) OOP
9 4 (30.77%) XML
9 4 (30.77%) XSLT
9 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
9 4 (30.77%) MySQL
9 4 (30.77%) HTML
9 4 (30.77%) MVC
9 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
10 3 (23.08%) Gradle
10 3 (23.08%) Linux
10 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
10 3 (23.08%) IntelliJ
10 3 (23.08%) XHTML
10 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Scala also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scala. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
1 2 (15.38%) Alfresco
1 2 (15.38%) Liferay
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MongoDB
2 4 (30.77%) MySQL
3 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Subversion
2 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (30.77%) Mercurial
2 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 3 (23.08%) JIRA
3 3 (23.08%) Gradle
3 3 (23.08%) Eclipse
3 3 (23.08%) IntelliJ
4 2 (15.38%) Maven
4 2 (15.38%) JUnit
5 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
5 1 (7.69%) NetBeans
5 1 (7.69%) Mockito
5 1 (7.69%) Hudson
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
1 12 (92.31%) Java Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) SOAP
2 7 (53.85%) RESTful
3 5 (38.46%) Spring
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) XSLT
5 3 (23.08%) XHTML
5 3 (23.08%) J2EE
5 3 (23.08%) Struts
5 3 (23.08%) Velocity
5 3 (23.08%) JSR 168
5 3 (23.08%) Servlets
6 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
7 1 (7.69%) CSS
7 1 (7.69%) REST
7 1 (7.69%) Apache Wicket
7 1 (7.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Android
1 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
2 2 (15.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (69.23%) TDD
2 9 (69.23%) Pair Programming
3 7 (53.85%) SOA
4 6 (46.15%) Scrum
4 6 (46.15%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) OOP
5 4 (30.77%) MVC
6 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 1 (7.69%) BDD
8 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
8 1 (7.69%) OOD
8 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
8 1 (7.69%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (84.62%) Groovy
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) GigaSpaces
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle
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