The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 65 67 134
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +67
Contract jobs citing Scala 120 136 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.51% 2.89% 1.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.11% 6.12% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 125 59
Median daily rate £575 £625 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £725 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £416
% change year-on-year
- +14.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
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 City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1688 2224 2494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 49.44% 47.23% 42.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1422 1861 1939
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 10
Median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £44.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -21.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £23.75 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £37.50 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Scala as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Scala
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 across the City of London region.

Scala Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Scala
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Scala
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Scala Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 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 City of London region with a requirement for Scala.

1 146 (79.35%) Java
2 137 (74.46%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (61.41%) TDD
4 76 (41.30%) Scrum
5 68 (36.96%) Apache Spark
6 66 (35.87%) BDD
7 63 (34.24%) Big Data
8 60 (32.61%) Hadoop
9 58 (31.52%) JavaScript
10 57 (30.98%) MongoDB
11 54 (29.35%) Apache Cassandra
12 53 (28.80%) Play Framework
12 53 (28.80%) Akka
13 47 (25.54%) HTML
13 47 (25.54%) CSS
14 44 (23.91%) Pair Programming
15 43 (23.37%) Finance
16 42 (22.83%) Amazon AWS
17 39 (21.20%) Kanban
17 39 (21.20%) HTML5
18 38 (20.65%) Banking
19 36 (19.57%) Git (software)
20 34 (18.48%) Continuous Integration
20 34 (18.48%) Python
21 32 (17.39%) Node.js
21 32 (17.39%) REST
21 32 (17.39%) AngularJS
22 31 (16.85%) Web Services
23 30 (16.30%) DevOps
24 28 (15.22%) Configuration Management

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 68 (36.96%) Apache Spark
2 18 (9.78%) Apache
3 5 (2.72%) Apache Pig
3 5 (2.72%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.63%) Jetty
5 1 (0.54%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.54%) SAS
5 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 42 (22.83%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (8.70%) GitHub
3 3 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.09%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.26%) HTTP
2 1 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (34.24%) Big Data
2 60 (32.61%) Hadoop
3 57 (30.98%) MongoDB
4 54 (29.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 25 (13.59%) NoSQL
6 24 (13.04%) MySQL
7 16 (8.70%) Apache Hive
8 13 (7.07%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (6.52%) HBase
10 6 (3.26%) Relational Database
11 5 (2.72%) Data Lake
11 5 (2.72%) Neo4j
11 5 (2.72%) Spark SQL
12 2 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.09%) Parquet
12 2 (1.09%) Presto
12 2 (1.09%) Redis
13 1 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.54%) QlikView
13 1 (0.54%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (19.57%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.07%) Gradle
2 13 (7.07%) IntelliJ
3 11 (5.98%) Cucumber
3 11 (5.98%) Selenium
4 10 (5.43%) Vagrant
4 10 (5.43%) WebDriver
5 9 (4.89%) Jasmine
5 9 (4.89%) Maven
6 6 (3.26%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.26%) Subversion
7 5 (2.72%) JIRA
8 4 (2.17%) JUnit
9 3 (1.63%) JSUnit
9 3 (1.63%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.54%) Ant
10 1 (0.54%) Grunt
10 1 (0.54%) gulp
10 1 (0.54%) Robolectric
10 1 (0.54%) Xcode
General
1 43 (23.37%) Finance
2 38 (20.65%) Banking
3 28 (15.22%) Investment Banking
4 19 (10.33%) Front Office
5 7 (3.80%) Retail
6 3 (1.63%) Publishing
7 2 (1.09%) Games
7 2 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 146 (79.35%) Developer
2 75 (40.76%) Scala Developer
3 72 (39.13%) Java Developer
4 40 (21.74%) Senior Developer
5 29 (15.76%) Java Scala Developer
6 28 (15.22%) Senior Java Developer
7 22 (11.96%) Big Data Developer
8 21 (11.41%) Apache Spark Developer
9 12 (6.52%) Agile Developer
9 12 (6.52%) Senior Scala Developer
10 11 (5.98%) Cassandra Developer
11 10 (5.43%) Software Developer
12 9 (4.89%) Data Engineer
12 9 (4.89%) Senior Big Data Developer
12 9 (4.89%) Senior Java Scala Developer
13 8 (4.35%) Agile Java Developer
13 8 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
13 8 (4.35%) Lead Developer
14 7 (3.80%) Front Office Developer
14 7 (3.80%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (28.80%) Akka
1 53 (28.80%) Play Framework
2 47 (25.54%) CSS
2 47 (25.54%) HTML
3 39 (21.20%) HTML5
4 32 (17.39%) AngularJS
4 32 (17.39%) Node.js
4 32 (17.39%) REST
5 31 (16.85%) Web Services
6 25 (13.59%) CSS3
7 22 (11.96%) jQuery
8 21 (11.41%) Ajax
9 18 (9.78%) Spring
10 17 (9.24%) Kafka
11 16 (8.70%) Dropwizard
11 16 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
12 15 (8.15%) JSON
12 15 (8.15%) React
12 15 (8.15%) spray
13 14 (7.61%) Scalatra
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.43%) Market Risk
2 10 (5.43%) Semantic Web
3 9 (4.89%) Algorithms
3 9 (4.89%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (4.89%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.35%) Equities
5 7 (3.80%) Derivative
6 5 (2.72%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 5 (2.72%) User Experience
7 3 (1.63%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.63%) Statistics
7 3 (1.63%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.09%) Fintech
8 2 (1.09%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.09%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.54%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.54%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.61%) Linux
2 3 (1.63%) Mac OS X
2 3 (1.63%) Unix
2 3 (1.63%) Windows
3 2 (1.09%) Android
3 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (74.46%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (61.41%) TDD
3 76 (41.30%) Scrum
4 66 (35.87%) BDD
5 44 (23.91%) Pair Programming
6 39 (21.20%) Kanban
7 34 (18.48%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (16.30%) DevOps
9 28 (15.22%) Configuration Management
10 24 (13.04%) Software Engineering
11 21 (11.41%) Continuous Delivery
12 20 (10.87%) Automated Testing
12 20 (10.87%) Mentoring
13 17 (9.24%) Open Source
13 17 (9.24%) SOA
13 17 (9.24%) Web Development
14 15 (8.15%) E-Commerce
14 15 (8.15%) Test Automation
15 14 (7.61%) MVC
15 14 (7.61%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 146 (79.35%) Java
2 58 (31.52%) JavaScript
3 34 (18.48%) Python
4 25 (13.59%) Clojure
5 23 (12.50%) SQL
6 19 (10.33%) Ruby
7 15 (8.15%) PHP
8 14 (7.61%) Groovy
9 9 (4.89%) Jython
10 7 (3.80%) Haskell
11 5 (2.72%) R
12 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.54%) C#
12 1 (0.54%) C++
12 1 (0.54%) Cypher
12 1 (0.54%) Go
12 1 (0.54%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (8.15%) SC Cleared
1 15 (8.15%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.96%) QA
2 6 (3.26%) SDET
System Software
1 13 (7.07%) Docker
1 13 (7.07%) HDFS
2 8 (4.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 26 (14.13%) Puppet
2 10 (5.43%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.54%) Ansible
3 1 (0.54%) Grafana
3 1 (0.54%) Kibana
3 1 (0.54%) logstash
3 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (7.07%) New Relic
2 10 (5.43%) VMware
3 3 (1.63%) Cloudera
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle
5 1 (0.54%) AppDynamics
5 1 (0.54%) Guidewire
5 1 (0.54%) Hortonworks
5 1 (0.54%) IBM
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.54%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.54%) Progress
5 1 (0.54%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.54%) Splunk
5 1 (0.54%) Tableau
5 1 (0.54%) Teradata
5 1 (0.54%) Twitter
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