The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 20 30 16
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Contract jobs citing Scala 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.51% 0.60% 4.50%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.76% 1.33% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Median daily rate £650 - £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Scala
London

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

Programming Languages Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
41 75 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 35.96% 45.18% 31.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 54 23
Median daily rate £525 £520 £595
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.96% -12.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £562 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Scala Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Scala.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 6 (100.00%) Big Data
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Hive
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) HBase
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) Functional Programming
3 4 (66.67%) SDLC
4 3 (50.00%) REST
4 3 (50.00%) HDFS
4 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (50.00%) Spring
4 3 (50.00%) Banking
4 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) J2EE
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
4 3 (50.00%) Apache
5 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
5 2 (33.33%) Open Source
6 1 (16.67%) HTML5
6 1 (16.67%) CouchDB
6 1 (16.67%) Puppet
6 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
6 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (16.67%) Parallel Processing

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 6 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Pig
4 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
4 1 (16.67%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Big Data
1 6 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (83.33%) Apache Hive
3 4 (66.67%) HBase
4 3 (50.00%) MySQL
5 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (16.67%) CouchDB
6 1 (16.67%) DataStax
6 1 (16.67%) Impala
6 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
6 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (16.67%) Spark SQL
6 1 (16.67%) Sqoop
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Hadoop Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Scala Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Java Hadoop Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Java Scala Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Lead Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) REST
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Akka
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) D3.js
2 1 (16.67%) GraphX
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Functional Programming
2 4 (66.67%) SDLC
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
5 1 (16.67%) MapReduce
5 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) Parallel Processing
5 1 (16.67%) Presales
5 1 (16.67%) Validation
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) R
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) HDFS
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Palantir
1 1 (16.67%) SaltStack