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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 25 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing Scala 3 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.90% 3.26% 3.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.95% 7.79% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £590 £550 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.27% -2.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%
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
76 77 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 48.10% 41.85% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 50 14
Median daily rate £429 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.25% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £380 £443
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 30 August 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 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Apache
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 5 (71.43%) Multithreading
2 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Hive
2 5 (71.43%) HBase
2 5 (71.43%) Big Data
2 5 (71.43%) Apache Spark
3 4 (57.14%) HDFS
3 4 (57.14%) Functional Programming
4 3 (42.86%) Kafka
4 3 (42.86%) REST
4 3 (42.86%) SDLC
4 3 (42.86%) BDD
4 3 (42.86%) Spring
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 3 (42.86%) Scrum
4 3 (42.86%) J2EE
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) Windows
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) Front Office
5 2 (28.57%) IBM
5 2 (28.57%) Clojure
5 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Docker

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 5 (71.43%) Apache
1 5 (71.43%) Apache Spark
2 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Apache Hive
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data
1 5 (71.43%) Hadoop
1 5 (71.43%) HBase
2 3 (42.86%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (14.29%) DataStax
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Artifactory
1 1 (14.29%) FindBugs
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (71.43%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Scala Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Scala Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Hadoop Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Java Hadoop Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Lead Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Front Office Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Architect
5 1 (14.29%) Big Data Architect
5 1 (14.29%) Big Data Consultant
5 1 (14.29%) Consultant
5 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
1 3 (42.86%) J2EE
1 3 (42.86%) Kafka
1 3 (42.86%) REST
1 3 (42.86%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Akka
2 1 (14.29%) ELK Stack
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) Multithreading
1 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Programming
3 3 (42.86%) BDD
3 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC
4 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) ETL
5 1 (14.29%) MapReduce
5 1 (14.29%) Microservices
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source Development
5 1 (14.29%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Clojure
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) HDFS
2 2 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Kibana
1 1 (14.29%) logstash
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) SaltStack