The table below looks at the statistics for the Scala Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala Developer
Rank 182 183 221
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +38
Contract jobs requiring a Scala Developer 17 34 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.29% 0.47% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.51% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 1
Average daily rate
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£513 £700 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.78% +12.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 -
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5432 6713 7230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.08% 92.61% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3931 4902 5241
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £277 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 148 171
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.01 £13.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.35 £32.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Scala Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scala Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Scala Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Scala Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scala Developer across the City of London region.

Scala Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Scala Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Scala Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Scala Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Scala Developer in their job title 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 with Scala Developer in their job title.

1 33 (100.00%) Scala
2 28 (84.85%) Java
3 26 (78.79%) TDD
4 13 (39.39%) BDD
5 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
7 9 (27.27%) RESTful
8 8 (24.24%) Open Source
8 8 (24.24%) Pair Programming
8 8 (24.24%) Banking
8 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
8 8 (24.24%) Web Services
9 7 (21.21%) OO
9 7 (21.21%) C#
9 7 (21.21%) Python
9 7 (21.21%) Scrum
10 6 (18.18%) Front Office
10 6 (18.18%) Back Office
10 6 (18.18%) SOA
10 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (18.18%) Degree
11 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
11 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
11 5 (15.15%) Kanban
11 5 (15.15%) Clojure
11 5 (15.15%) Cucumber
11 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
11 5 (15.15%) Hadoop
11 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
11 5 (15.15%) Test Strategy

Scala Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Scala Developer in their job title 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 with Scala Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 3 (9.09%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) GitHub
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) Hadoop
1 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
2 4 (12.12%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.12%) MySQL
3 3 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) Redis
5 1 (3.03%) Big Data
5 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Cucumber
2 3 (9.09%) Selenium
2 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.06%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.03%) Capybara
4 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.03%) PhantomJS
4 1 (3.03%) RSpec
4 1 (3.03%) Maven
General
1 8 (24.24%) Banking
2 6 (18.18%) Front Office
2 6 (18.18%) Back Office
3 4 (12.12%) Finance
4 3 (9.09%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) RESTful
2 8 (24.24%) Web Services
3 5 (15.15%) Akka
4 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
4 4 (12.12%) Spring
5 3 (9.09%) Ajax
5 3 (9.09%) Spring MVC
5 3 (9.09%) Grails
5 3 (9.09%) HTML5
5 3 (9.09%) HTML
5 3 (9.09%) J2EE
5 3 (9.09%) JAX-RS
5 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.06%) jQuery
7 1 (3.03%) REST
7 1 (3.03%) D3.js
7 1 (3.03%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Open Source
2 3 (9.09%) Derivative
3 1 (3.03%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) TDD
2 13 (39.39%) BDD
3 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
5 8 (24.24%) Pair Programming
6 7 (21.21%) OO
6 7 (21.21%) Scrum
7 6 (18.18%) SOA
7 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (15.15%) Integration Testing
8 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
8 5 (15.15%) Software Engineering
8 5 (15.15%) Kanban
8 5 (15.15%) Test Strategy
8 5 (15.15%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (15.15%) CQRS
8 5 (15.15%) User Stories
9 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
10 3 (9.09%) MVC
10 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) Scala
2 28 (84.85%) Java
3 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.21%) Python
4 7 (21.21%) C#
5 5 (15.15%) Clojure
6 4 (12.12%) F#
6 4 (12.12%) Haskell
7 3 (9.09%) Groovy
8 2 (6.06%) Ruby
9 1 (3.03%) C++
9 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago