The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 56 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scala 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.29% - 0.18%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.01% - 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£383 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £488 £335
% change year-on-year
- +45.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 -
Scala
West Midlands

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

Programming Languages Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
199 211 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.09% 33.55% 36.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 136 103
Average daily rate £338 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.74% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 5
Average hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% -32.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Scala
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) Magnolia
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Magnolia
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Ruby