The first table below looks at the demand for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Birmingham region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scala 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.14% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.45% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£315 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
223 197 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.28% 32.51% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 112 120
Average daily rate £338 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 7
Average hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% +13.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Scala
West Midlands

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scala across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Scala Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) CMS
3 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Web Design
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (40.00%) Open Source
4 2 (40.00%) BDD
4 2 (40.00%) REST
4 2 (40.00%) CSS3
4 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (40.00%) Sass
4 2 (40.00%) Akka
4 2 (40.00%) Play Framework
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Content Management

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 3 (60.00%) CMS
2 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Magnolia
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (40.00%) Java Architect
3 2 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Scala Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
3 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Sass
3 2 (40.00%) Akka
3 2 (40.00%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) SOA
1 2 (40.00%) MVC
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Web Design
1 2 (40.00%) TDD
1 2 (40.00%) BDD
1 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Sitecore