The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 24 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
England / East of England
Rank 118 112 126
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Contract jobs citing Scala 3 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.55% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.39% 1.63% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 4
Median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £357 £448
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £579 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -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 East of England region.

Programming Languages Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
776 799 914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 37.11% 33.77% 35.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 463 510
Median daily rate £390 £370 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% -0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 73 70
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +6.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £36.05 £32.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.65 £50.68 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Scala Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Scala
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Scala
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +4 3 £525 +45.83% 3
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 East of England region with a requirement for Scala.

1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) TDD
3 9 (52.94%) MongoDB
4 8 (47.06%) NoSQL
4 8 (47.06%) Hadoop
4 8 (47.06%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (41.18%) Open Source
5 7 (41.18%) Spring
5 7 (41.18%) BDD
5 7 (41.18%) Big Data
5 7 (41.18%) Apache Spark
6 6 (35.29%) Apache Hive
6 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
7 5 (29.41%) Scrum
7 5 (29.41%) Python
7 5 (29.41%) Kanban
7 5 (29.41%) Groovy
7 5 (29.41%) MapReduce
7 5 (29.41%) Kafka
7 5 (29.41%) Apache Pig
7 5 (29.41%) Hadoop YARN
8 4 (23.53%) Data Lake
8 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
8 4 (23.53%) HBase
8 4 (23.53%) Hortonworks
8 4 (23.53%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (23.53%) RESTful
8 4 (23.53%) MVC
8 4 (23.53%) jQuery

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 7 (41.18%) Apache Spark
2 5 (29.41%) Apache Pig
3 4 (23.53%) Apache
4 2 (11.76%) Confluence
5 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) MongoDB
2 8 (47.06%) Hadoop
2 8 (47.06%) NoSQL
2 8 (47.06%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (41.18%) Big Data
4 6 (35.29%) Apache Hive
5 4 (23.53%) Data Lake
5 4 (23.53%) HBase
5 4 (23.53%) RDBMS
5 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
6 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.88%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
1 3 (17.65%) IntelliJ
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
1 3 (17.65%) JUnit
1 3 (17.65%) Mercurial
1 3 (17.65%) Mockito
1 3 (17.65%) WebStorm
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA Agile
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Hadoop Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Big Data Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Java Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum Master
6 1 (5.88%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Big Data Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Data Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Scala Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Scala Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Spring
2 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
3 5 (29.41%) Kafka
4 4 (23.53%) jQuery
4 4 (23.53%) RESTful
5 3 (17.65%) HTML
5 3 (17.65%) HTML5
5 3 (17.65%) JPA
5 3 (17.65%) JSON
5 3 (17.65%) REST
5 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 3 (17.65%) XML
5 3 (17.65%) XML Schema
6 1 (5.88%) Ajax
6 1 (5.88%) Apache Camel
6 1 (5.88%) J2EE
6 1 (5.88%) Java EE
6 1 (5.88%) OSGi
6 1 (5.88%) Spark Streaming
6 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.88%) DataPower
2 1 (5.88%) Online Games
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) TDD
3 7 (41.18%) BDD
3 7 (41.18%) Open Source
4 5 (29.41%) Kanban
4 5 (29.41%) MapReduce
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) OO
6 3 (17.65%) BPMN
6 3 (17.65%) Concurrent Programming
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (17.65%) Information Security
6 3 (17.65%) Microservices
6 3 (17.65%) SOA
7 2 (11.76%) Process Management
7 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.76%) User Stories
8 1 (5.88%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) Groovy
2 5 (29.41%) Python
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) C
5 1 (5.88%) R
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Hortonworks
2 2 (11.76%) WSO2
3 1 (5.88%) Cognos
3 1 (5.88%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (5.88%) Vertica