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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 28 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing Scala 4 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.37% 5.65% 1.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.71% 11.63% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £590 £600 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +4.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £466 £416
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +11.83%
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
70 86 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 41.42% 48.59% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 52 18
Median daily rate £450 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £380 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 26 September 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 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (60.00%) Kafka
3 2 (40.00%) Akka
3 2 (40.00%) Docker
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (40.00%) HBase
3 2 (40.00%) Big Data
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (40.00%) Clojure
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Front Office
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Apache
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source Development
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

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 2 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (40.00%) HBase
2 1 (20.00%) DataStax
2 1 (20.00%) Hazelcast
2 1 (20.00%) Infinispan
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (20.00%) FindBugs
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (60.00%) Banking
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Front Office
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Front Office Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Scala Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Scala Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Big Data Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Investment Banking Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Scala Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Kafka
2 2 (40.00%) Akka
3 1 (20.00%) ELK Stack
3 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 1 (20.00%) Derivative
1 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Programming
3 1 (20.00%) MapReduce
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source Development
3 1 (20.00%) Presales
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Clojure
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) HDFS
2 1 (20.00%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Kibana
1 1 (20.00%) logstash
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) DataSynapse
2 1 (20.00%) SaltStack