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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
London / City of London
Rank 51 91 130
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +39
Contract jobs citing Scala 112 60 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.82% 1.98% 1.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.62% 4.48% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 58 50
Median daily rate £550 £613 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.20% +11.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £481 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £628
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+14.70% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1469 1338 2285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 50.09% 44.16% 45.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1229 1103 1879
Median daily rate £475 £488 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 3
Median hourly rate - £29.64 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017, 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.

1 194 (79.84%) Java
2 170 (69.96%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (48.15%) Apache Spark
4 113 (46.50%) TDD
5 110 (45.27%) Hadoop
6 98 (40.33%) Big Data
7 84 (34.57%) Akka
8 77 (31.69%) Scrum
8 77 (31.69%) Banking
8 77 (31.69%) Python
9 68 (27.98%) Apache Cassandra
10 67 (27.57%) BDD
11 59 (24.28%) Finance
12 55 (22.63%) Kafka
13 53 (21.81%) Investment Banking
14 51 (20.99%) Amazon AWS
14 51 (20.99%) Git (software)
15 49 (20.16%) Pair Programming
16 48 (19.75%) JavaScript
17 43 (17.70%) MongoDB
17 43 (17.70%) Play Framework
18 42 (17.28%) AngularJS
18 42 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
19 39 (16.05%) Software Engineering
20 38 (15.64%) SQL
21 37 (15.23%) HTML
21 37 (15.23%) Docker
22 36 (14.81%) Kanban
23 35 (14.40%) Apache
24 34 (13.99%) Apache Hive

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
1 117 (48.15%) Apache Spark
2 35 (14.40%) Apache
3 17 (7.00%) Apache Pig
4 12 (4.94%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (2.47%) Oracle Coherence
6 5 (2.06%) Jetty
7 4 (1.65%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.82%) Jupyter
8 2 (0.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.41%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 51 (20.99%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (8.23%) GitHub
3 12 (4.94%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (2.06%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (1.23%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.82%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.82%) Route 53
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.41%) SaaS
7 1 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.53%) HTTP
2 2 (0.82%) Kerberos
2 2 (0.82%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (45.27%) Hadoop
2 98 (40.33%) Big Data
3 68 (27.98%) Apache Cassandra
4 43 (17.70%) MongoDB
5 34 (13.99%) Apache Hive
6 32 (13.17%) NoSQL
7 22 (9.05%) HBase
8 21 (8.64%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (7.82%) Relational Database
10 16 (6.58%) Data Lake
11 15 (6.17%) MySQL
12 9 (3.70%) Neo4j
13 8 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (2.88%) Impala
15 5 (2.06%) Flink
15 5 (2.06%) RDBMS
15 5 (2.06%) Spark SQL
15 5 (2.06%) Sqoop
16 4 (1.65%) Parquet
17 3 (1.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 51 (20.99%) Git (software)
2 22 (9.05%) Jenkins
3 20 (8.23%) JIRA
4 13 (5.35%) Maven
4 13 (5.35%) Vagrant
5 12 (4.94%) IntelliJ
6 10 (4.12%) Gradle
7 9 (3.70%) Cucumber
7 9 (3.70%) JUnit
8 8 (3.29%) Subversion
9 7 (2.88%) Selenium
9 7 (2.88%) WebDriver
10 5 (2.06%) Mockito
11 4 (1.65%) EasyMock
11 4 (1.65%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.65%) Jasmine
11 4 (1.65%) JSUnit
11 4 (1.65%) PHPUnit
12 3 (1.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.82%) Grunt
General
1 77 (31.69%) Banking
2 59 (24.28%) Finance
3 53 (21.81%) Investment Banking
4 33 (13.58%) Front Office
5 5 (2.06%) Games
6 4 (1.65%) Marketing
6 4 (1.65%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.23%) Retail
8 2 (0.82%) Advertising
9 1 (0.41%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 168 (69.14%) Developer
2 94 (38.68%) Scala Developer
3 79 (32.51%) Java Developer
4 53 (21.81%) Senior Developer
5 39 (16.05%) Senior Java Developer
6 34 (13.99%) Java Scala Developer
7 25 (10.29%) Big Data Developer
8 23 (9.47%) Data Engineer
9 16 (6.58%) Apache Spark Developer
9 16 (6.58%) Market Risk Developer
9 16 (6.58%) Market Risk Java Developer
10 15 (6.17%) Big Data Engineer
11 14 (5.76%) Senior Scala Developer
12 12 (4.94%) Senior Market Risk Java Developer
13 10 (4.12%) Data Scientist
13 10 (4.12%) Java Engineer
14 9 (3.70%) Hadoop Engineer
14 9 (3.70%) Senior Java Scala Developer
15 8 (3.29%) Front Office Developer
15 8 (3.29%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (34.57%) Akka
2 55 (22.63%) Kafka
3 43 (17.70%) Play Framework
4 42 (17.28%) AngularJS
5 37 (15.23%) HTML
6 31 (12.76%) Node.js
7 30 (12.35%) HTML5
7 30 (12.35%) REST
7 30 (12.35%) Web Services
8 28 (11.52%) CSS
9 21 (8.64%) Spring
10 18 (7.41%) spray
11 17 (7.00%) Dropwizard
12 16 (6.58%) CSS3
13 15 (6.17%) jQuery
13 15 (6.17%) RabbitMQ
14 14 (5.76%) Symfony
15 13 (5.35%) JMS
15 13 (5.35%) React
16 12 (4.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
1 20 (8.23%) Derivative
2 17 (7.00%) Statistics
3 16 (6.58%) Algorithms
3 16 (6.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 16 (6.58%) Market Risk
4 14 (5.76%) Computer Science
4 14 (5.76%) Equities
4 14 (5.76%) Mathematics
5 9 (3.70%) Fintech
6 8 (3.29%) Fixed Income
7 5 (2.06%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 4 (1.65%) Semantic Web
8 4 (1.65%) Spread Betting
8 4 (1.65%) User Experience
8 4 (1.65%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.23%) Grid Computing
9 3 (1.23%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.82%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.88%) Linux
2 12 (4.94%) Unix
3 10 (4.12%) Android
3 10 (4.12%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.65%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.23%) Windows
6 2 (0.82%) CentOS
6 2 (0.82%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (69.96%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (46.50%) TDD
3 77 (31.69%) Scrum
4 67 (27.57%) BDD
5 49 (20.16%) Pair Programming
6 42 (17.28%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (16.05%) Software Engineering
8 36 (14.81%) Kanban
9 32 (13.17%) DevOps
10 25 (10.29%) Analytics
11 21 (8.64%) Configuration Management
12 18 (7.41%) Risk Management
13 17 (7.00%) Automated Testing
13 17 (7.00%) Front End Development
14 16 (6.58%) Multithreading
14 16 (6.58%) Open Source
14 16 (6.58%) SOA
15 15 (6.17%) OO
16 14 (5.76%) Microservices
17 13 (5.35%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 194 (79.84%) Java
2 77 (31.69%) Python
3 48 (19.75%) JavaScript
4 38 (15.64%) SQL
5 29 (11.93%) R
6 16 (6.58%) PHP
7 14 (5.76%) Clojure
7 14 (5.76%) Haskell
8 11 (4.53%) Ruby
9 8 (3.29%) Groovy
10 5 (2.06%) Jython
11 4 (1.65%) C#
12 3 (1.23%) C++
12 3 (1.23%) Go
12 3 (1.23%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.41%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.41%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.41%) Perl
13 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (6.17%) Degree
2 14 (5.76%) SC Cleared
2 14 (5.76%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.65%) PhD
4 2 (0.82%) RHCE
4 2 (0.82%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.58%) QA
2 2 (0.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 37 (15.23%) Docker
2 15 (6.17%) HDFS
3 6 (2.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.41%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 32 (13.17%) Puppet
2 12 (4.94%) Kubernetes
3 9 (3.70%) Hadoop YARN
4 7 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.06%) Ansible
5 5 (2.06%) Oozie
6 2 (0.82%) Mesos
7 1 (0.41%) Ambari
7 1 (0.41%) Grafana
7 1 (0.41%) Kibana
7 1 (0.41%) logstash
7 1 (0.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (5.35%) VMware
2 9 (3.70%) New Relic
3 8 (3.29%) Cloudera
4 7 (2.88%) Hortonworks
5 4 (1.65%) Tableau
5 4 (1.65%) Teradata
6 3 (1.23%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.23%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.82%) Cisco
7 2 (0.82%) Google
7 2 (0.82%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.41%) Apple
8 1 (0.41%) DataSynapse
8 1 (0.41%) IBM
8 1 (0.41%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.41%) Progress
8 1 (0.41%) Splunk
8 1 (0.41%) Sybase
8 1 (0.41%) Talend
8 1 (0.41%) Twitter
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