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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 21 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Scala 1 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.04% 3.24% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.78% 7.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate
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£600 £700 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
36 81 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 37.50% 43.78% 48.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 64 107
Average daily rate £500 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £718 £800 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scala across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 3 (75.00%) Rackspace
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Mesos
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
4 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Impala
4 1 (25.00%) Salt
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Big Data
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Flume
4 1 (25.00%) MCollective
4 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (25.00%) Akka
4 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (25.00%) Basel III

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Impala
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (25.00%) HBase
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
1 1 (25.00%) OLAP
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) MCollective
1 1 (25.00%) Akka
1 1 (25.00%) Play Framework
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Derivative
1 1 (25.00%) Derivative
1 1 (25.00%) Credit Risk
1 1 (25.00%) Market Risk
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
1 1 (25.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (25.00%) Equities
1 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Programming
3 1 (25.00%) Parallel Processing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Greeks
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (25.00%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) Mesos
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) Salt
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Rackspace