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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 31 18 42
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +24
Contract jobs citing Scala 1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 0.53% 2.42% 2.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.27% 11.11% 5.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
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£500 £550 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £464 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.11% +5.88%
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
79 27 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 41.80% 21.77% 44.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 17 97
Average daily rate £475 £550 £588
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £425 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -

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 12 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Kafka
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (50.00%) Apache Spark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (50.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Kafka
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java