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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 21 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Contract jobs citing Scala 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.74% 0.94% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.67% 1.60% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£575 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.38% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £440 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +25.71%
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
30 125 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 26.09% 58.69% 46.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 95 123
Average daily rate £500 £595 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.96% +8.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £385 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £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 £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 18 September 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Ruby
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) Rackspace
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 4 (57.14%) Salt
3 4 (57.14%) MCollective
3 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (42.86%) Big Data
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Pig
5 2 (28.57%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
5 2 (28.57%) Information Retrieval
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Python
5 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
5 2 (28.57%) R
5 2 (28.57%) MapReduce

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) MCollective
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) Scrum
2 5 (71.43%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Information Retrieval
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) MapReduce
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) R
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (57.14%) Salt
3 1 (14.29%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Rackspace