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 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 126 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Scala 5 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.38% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.50% 1.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 0
Median daily rate £525 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
993 1195 1251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 38.93% 37.82% 40.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 722 773
Median daily rate £375 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 59 50
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.50 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.98 £24.00 £23.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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
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 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +19 3 £400 -8.57% 7
Hertfordshire - 2 £525 - 6
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

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

1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) Python
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (50.00%) Big Data
3 6 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
3 6 (50.00%) Apache Flume
3 6 (50.00%) Data Analytics
3 6 (50.00%) Analytics
3 6 (50.00%) Functional Programming
4 5 (41.67%) Apache Pig
4 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
4 5 (41.67%) BDD
4 5 (41.67%) Apache Hive
4 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
4 5 (41.67%) Groovy
4 5 (41.67%) Spring
4 5 (41.67%) ETL
4 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) Hibernate
4 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (41.67%) TDD
5 4 (33.33%) Information Security
5 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) JUnit
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) IntelliJ

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 5 (41.67%) Apache Pig
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Big Data
1 6 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (41.67%) Apache Hive
2 5 (41.67%) MongoDB
2 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (8.33%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) IntelliJ
1 4 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 4 (33.33%) JUnit
1 4 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 4 (33.33%) Mockito
1 4 (33.33%) WebStorm
2 2 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Hadoop Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) ETL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Hadoop Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Hadoop Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Hadoop Developer
5 1 (8.33%) AWS Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Big Data Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Hibernate
1 5 (41.67%) Spring
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 4 (33.33%) HTML5
2 4 (33.33%) JPA
2 4 (33.33%) jQuery
2 4 (33.33%) JSON
2 4 (33.33%) REST
2 4 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (33.33%) XML Schema
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Analytics
1 6 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 6 (50.00%) Functional Programming
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) BDD
2 5 (41.67%) ETL
2 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) BPMN
3 4 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) Information Security
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) OO
3 4 (33.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (58.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) Python
3 5 (41.67%) Groovy
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) Clojure
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft