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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 51 54 135
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +81
Contract jobs citing Scala 138 118 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.34% 3.42% 1.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.25% 7.15% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 113 64
Median daily rate £575 £650 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £687 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £65.00 -
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
1673 1650 2533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.56% 47.87% 44.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1412 1385 2062
Median daily rate £500 £482 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.73% +7.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 8
Median hourly rate £27.50 £23.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.19 £19.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £37.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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.

1 198 (78.26%) Java
2 181 (71.54%) Agile Software Development
3 123 (48.62%) TDD
4 119 (47.04%) Apache Spark
5 110 (43.48%) Hadoop
6 103 (40.71%) Big Data
7 87 (34.39%) Scrum
8 82 (32.41%) Banking
9 80 (31.62%) Akka
10 75 (29.64%) Python
11 74 (29.25%) Apache Cassandra
12 66 (26.09%) BDD
13 62 (24.51%) Finance
14 57 (22.53%) JavaScript
15 56 (22.13%) Pair Programming
15 56 (22.13%) Investment Banking
16 55 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
17 54 (21.34%) Git (software)
17 54 (21.34%) MongoDB
18 53 (20.95%) Play Framework
19 52 (20.55%) Kafka
20 47 (18.58%) AngularJS
21 46 (18.18%) HTML
22 45 (17.79%) Continuous Integration
23 42 (16.60%) Kanban
23 42 (16.60%) CSS
24 40 (15.81%) HTML5
25 37 (14.62%) REST
25 37 (14.62%) Software Engineering
26 36 (14.23%) Node.js

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
1 119 (47.04%) Apache Spark
2 33 (13.04%) Apache
3 15 (5.93%) Apache Pig
4 12 (4.74%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.98%) Jetty
5 5 (1.98%) Oracle Coherence
6 4 (1.58%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.79%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.40%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 55 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (9.09%) GitHub
3 11 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.98%) Amazon Kinesis
5 3 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.19%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.79%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.40%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.40%) Route 53
7 1 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.16%) HTTP
2 2 (0.79%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (43.48%) Hadoop
2 103 (40.71%) Big Data
3 74 (29.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 54 (21.34%) MongoDB
5 35 (13.83%) NoSQL
6 32 (12.65%) Apache Hive
7 26 (10.28%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (9.09%) MySQL
9 21 (8.30%) HBase
10 19 (7.51%) Relational Database
11 15 (5.93%) Data Lake
12 10 (3.95%) Neo4j
13 8 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (2.37%) Impala
15 5 (1.98%) Flink
15 5 (1.98%) RDBMS
15 5 (1.98%) Spark SQL
16 4 (1.58%) Parquet
16 4 (1.58%) Sqoop
17 3 (1.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 54 (21.34%) Git (software)
2 20 (7.91%) JIRA
3 19 (7.51%) Jenkins
4 16 (6.32%) Vagrant
5 15 (5.93%) IntelliJ
6 14 (5.53%) Gradle
7 13 (5.14%) Maven
8 12 (4.74%) Cucumber
9 11 (4.35%) Selenium
10 10 (3.95%) WebDriver
11 8 (3.16%) JUnit
11 8 (3.16%) Subversion
12 5 (1.98%) Jasmine
13 4 (1.58%) JSUnit
13 4 (1.58%) Mockito
13 4 (1.58%) PHPUnit
14 3 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 3 (1.19%) EasyMock
14 3 (1.19%) Eclipse
15 2 (0.79%) RSpec
General
1 82 (32.41%) Banking
2 62 (24.51%) Finance
3 56 (22.13%) Investment Banking
4 32 (12.65%) Front Office
5 6 (2.37%) Retail
6 5 (1.98%) Games
7 4 (1.58%) Marketing
7 4 (1.58%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.79%) Advertising
9 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 178 (70.36%) Developer
2 96 (37.94%) Scala Developer
3 83 (32.81%) Java Developer
4 51 (20.16%) Senior Developer
5 38 (15.02%) Senior Java Developer
6 36 (14.23%) Java Scala Developer
7 26 (10.28%) Big Data Developer
8 25 (9.88%) Data Engineer
9 18 (7.11%) Apache Spark Developer
10 17 (6.72%) Big Data Engineer
11 14 (5.53%) Market Risk Developer
11 14 (5.53%) Market Risk Java Developer
12 12 (4.74%) Software Developer
13 11 (4.35%) Senior Scala Developer
14 10 (3.95%) Hadoop Engineer
14 10 (3.95%) Senior Market Risk Java Developer
15 9 (3.56%) Agile Developer
15 9 (3.56%) Lead Developer
15 9 (3.56%) Senior Java Scala Developer
15 9 (3.56%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (31.62%) Akka
2 53 (20.95%) Play Framework
3 52 (20.55%) Kafka
4 47 (18.58%) AngularJS
5 46 (18.18%) HTML
6 42 (16.60%) CSS
7 40 (15.81%) HTML5
8 37 (14.62%) REST
9 36 (14.23%) Node.js
10 33 (13.04%) Web Services
11 24 (9.49%) CSS3
12 22 (8.70%) spray
13 19 (7.51%) Dropwizard
13 19 (7.51%) jQuery
13 19 (7.51%) RabbitMQ
13 19 (7.51%) Spring
14 17 (6.72%) Ajax
14 17 (6.72%) JSON
14 17 (6.72%) React
15 16 (6.32%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.91%) Derivative
3 18 (7.11%) Statistics
4 16 (6.32%) Algorithms
4 16 (6.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 16 (6.32%) Market Risk
5 14 (5.53%) Equities
6 13 (5.14%) Computer Science
6 13 (5.14%) Mathematics
7 10 (3.95%) Semantic Web
8 9 (3.56%) Management Information System
9 8 (3.16%) User Experience
10 7 (2.77%) Fixed Income
11 5 (1.98%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 5 (1.98%) Visualisation
12 4 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.58%) Spread Betting
13 3 (1.19%) Grid Computing
14 2 (0.79%) Fintech
14 2 (0.79%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.70%) Linux
2 11 (4.35%) Unix
3 8 (3.16%) Android
3 8 (3.16%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.58%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.19%) Windows
6 2 (0.79%) CentOS
6 2 (0.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (71.54%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (48.62%) TDD
3 87 (34.39%) Scrum
4 66 (26.09%) BDD
5 56 (22.13%) Pair Programming
6 45 (17.79%) Continuous Integration
7 42 (16.60%) Kanban
8 37 (14.62%) Software Engineering
9 35 (13.83%) DevOps
10 29 (11.46%) Configuration Management
11 24 (9.49%) Analytics
12 23 (9.09%) Open Source
13 22 (8.70%) Automated Testing
14 20 (7.91%) Continuous Delivery
14 20 (7.91%) Mentoring
15 19 (7.51%) Front End Development
15 19 (7.51%) Risk Management
15 19 (7.51%) SOA
16 17 (6.72%) Multithreading
16 17 (6.72%) OO
Programming Languages
1 198 (78.26%) Java
2 75 (29.64%) Python
3 57 (22.53%) JavaScript
4 34 (13.44%) SQL
5 27 (10.67%) R
6 22 (8.70%) Clojure
7 19 (7.51%) PHP
8 16 (6.32%) Ruby
9 15 (5.93%) Haskell
10 11 (4.35%) Groovy
11 8 (3.16%) Jython
12 3 (1.19%) C#
12 3 (1.19%) C++
12 3 (1.19%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.79%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.79%) Go
14 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.40%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 16 (6.32%) SC Cleared
1 16 (6.32%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.14%) Degree
3 4 (1.58%) PhD
4 2 (0.79%) RHCE
4 2 (0.79%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.70%) QA
2 3 (1.19%) SDET
3 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 33 (13.04%) Docker
2 14 (5.53%) HDFS
3 6 (2.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.40%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 35 (13.83%) Puppet
2 13 (5.14%) Kubernetes
3 9 (3.56%) Hadoop YARN
4 5 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.58%) Oozie
6 3 (1.19%) Ansible
7 2 (0.79%) Mesos
8 1 (0.40%) Ambari
8 1 (0.40%) Grafana
8 1 (0.40%) Kibana
8 1 (0.40%) logstash
8 1 (0.40%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (6.32%) VMware
2 12 (4.74%) New Relic
3 7 (2.77%) Cloudera
3 7 (2.77%) Hortonworks
4 5 (1.98%) Teradata
5 4 (1.58%) Tableau
6 3 (1.19%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.79%) Cisco
7 2 (0.79%) Microsoft
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle
7 2 (0.79%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.40%) Apple
8 1 (0.40%) Google
8 1 (0.40%) IBM
8 1 (0.40%) Progress
8 1 (0.40%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.40%) Splunk
8 1 (0.40%) Sybase
8 1 (0.40%) Talend
8 1 (0.40%) Twitter
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