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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 115 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Scala 12 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.50% 0.20% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.46% 0.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 0
Average daily rate £500 £500 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £500 £400
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Scala
England

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
823 902 969
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 34.54% 35.25% 40.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 506 537
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 72 88
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +9.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £26.20 £20.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £43.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scala across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 12 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 5 £550 -
Cambridgeshire +14 4 £360 - 2
Hertfordshire +6 2 £525 +5.00% 6
Bedfordshire - 1 £475 -
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Scala also 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 that cited Scala.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (66.67%) TDD
4 10 (55.56%) Spring
5 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (50.00%) REST
6 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
6 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
6 8 (44.44%) HTML5
6 8 (44.44%) JSON
6 8 (44.44%) Kanban
6 8 (44.44%) Scrum
6 8 (44.44%) HTML
7 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
7 7 (38.89%) Hibernate
8 6 (33.33%) Open Source
8 6 (33.33%) BDD
8 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
9 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
9 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
9 5 (27.78%) Ruby
10 4 (22.22%) Web Design
10 4 (22.22%) Information Security
10 4 (22.22%) Maven
10 4 (22.22%) MVC
10 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (22.22%) Mac OS X
10 4 (22.22%) Middleware
10 4 (22.22%) SQL
10 4 (22.22%) JUnit

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region citing Scala also 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 that cited Scala. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
1 3 (16.67%) SSL
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
3 4 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
4 1 (5.56%) Big Data
4 1 (5.56%) Datomic
4 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.56%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
1 8 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 4 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (22.22%) IntelliJ
2 4 (22.22%) JUnit
2 4 (22.22%) Maven
2 4 (22.22%) Mercurial
2 4 (22.22%) Mockito
2 4 (22.22%) Subversion
2 4 (22.22%) WebStorm
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (77.78%) Java Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
4 5 (27.78%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Scala Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Agile Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Digital Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Hadoop Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) Spring
2 9 (50.00%) REST
3 8 (44.44%) HTML
3 8 (44.44%) HTML5
3 8 (44.44%) JSON
4 7 (38.89%) Hibernate
5 4 (22.22%) Ajax
5 4 (22.22%) CSS
5 4 (22.22%) CSS3
5 4 (22.22%) Django
5 4 (22.22%) JPA
5 4 (22.22%) jQuery
5 4 (22.22%) Middleware
5 4 (22.22%) Play Framework
5 4 (22.22%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (22.22%) XML
5 4 (22.22%) XML Schema
6 2 (11.11%) Apache Camel
7 1 (5.56%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Biology
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.56%) Life Science
1 1 (5.56%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
1 4 (22.22%) Mac OS X
1 4 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) TDD
3 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (44.44%) Kanban
4 8 (44.44%) Scrum
5 6 (33.33%) BDD
5 6 (33.33%) Open Source
6 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
7 4 (22.22%) API Design
7 4 (22.22%) BPMN
7 4 (22.22%) Coaching
7 4 (22.22%) Critical Success Factor
7 4 (22.22%) Functional Programming
7 4 (22.22%) Information Security
7 4 (22.22%) MVC
7 4 (22.22%) OO
7 4 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (22.22%) SOA
7 4 (22.22%) User Stories
7 4 (22.22%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) Ruby
4 4 (22.22%) Groovy
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) Python
6 2 (11.11%) Haskell
7 1 (5.56%) C#
7 1 (5.56%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (22.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) WSO2