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 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 129 - 120
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scala 16 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.51% - 0.042%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.38% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 1
Average daily rate
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£488 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £464 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.11% +5.88%
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
1160 1172 913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 37.26% 38.63% 38.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 709 464
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 56 87
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.99 £25.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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
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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 - 9 £583 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £450 - 2
Suffolk - 1 £450 -
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 19 (90.48%) Java
2 13 (61.90%) Scrum
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (47.62%) Ruby
3 10 (47.62%) HTML5
3 10 (47.62%) REST
3 10 (47.62%) HTML
4 9 (42.86%) CSS
4 9 (42.86%) CSS3
4 9 (42.86%) Ajax
4 9 (42.86%) TDD
5 8 (38.10%) Ruby on Rails
5 8 (38.10%) JSON
5 8 (38.10%) Django
5 8 (38.10%) Play Framework
6 7 (33.33%) Apache Spark
6 7 (33.33%) Big Data
6 7 (33.33%) Linux
6 7 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (33.33%) Hadoop
7 6 (28.57%) Open Source
7 6 (28.57%) Apache Hive
7 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 6 (28.57%) Kanban
7 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
7 6 (28.57%) Sqoop
7 6 (28.57%) Apache Pig
7 6 (28.57%) HDFS
7 6 (28.57%) Impala
8 5 (23.81%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 7 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 6 (28.57%) Apache Pig
3 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) Alfresco
4 1 (4.76%) Mule
4 1 (4.76%) Confluence
4 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 7 (33.33%) Big Data
2 6 (28.57%) Sqoop
2 6 (28.57%) Impala
2 6 (28.57%) Apache Hive
3 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.52%) MySQL
4 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (9.52%) Neo4j
5 1 (4.76%) DTS
5 1 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Java Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Hadoop Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Scala Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Technical Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Coach
6 1 (4.76%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) HTML
1 10 (47.62%) HTML5
1 10 (47.62%) REST
2 9 (42.86%) CSS3
2 9 (42.86%) CSS
2 9 (42.86%) Ajax
3 8 (38.10%) Ruby on Rails
3 8 (38.10%) JSON
3 8 (38.10%) Django
3 8 (38.10%) Play Framework
4 3 (14.29%) Middleware
5 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
5 2 (9.52%) Spring
5 2 (9.52%) JAX-RS
5 2 (9.52%) XML
5 2 (9.52%) J2EE
6 1 (4.76%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
1 7 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (19.05%) UNIX
2 4 (19.05%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Scrum
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) TDD
3 6 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 6 (28.57%) Kanban
3 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 6 (28.57%) Open Source
4 5 (23.81%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (23.81%) Mentoring
4 5 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (19.05%) Web Design
5 4 (19.05%) SOA
5 4 (19.05%) OO
6 3 (14.29%) Coaching
6 3 (14.29%) User Stories
7 2 (9.52%) Software Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) BDD
7 2 (9.52%) Critical Success Factor
7 2 (9.52%) API Design
7 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) Java
2 10 (47.62%) Ruby
3 2 (9.52%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) XQuery
4 1 (4.76%) Erlang
4 1 (4.76%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Puppet
1 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Cloudera
1 3 (14.29%) WSO2