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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
England / East of England
Rank 108 118 125
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Contract jobs citing Scala 13 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.60% 0.35% 0.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.47% 0.97% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 3
Median daily rate £525 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+14.70% -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
885 828 903
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 40.76% 35.75% 35.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 485 523
Median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £270 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 85 64
Median hourly rate £40.50 £44.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.95% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £37.10 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.72 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +1 7 £550 +60.58% 6
Hertfordshire - 4 £525 - 3
Suffolk - 2 £513 -
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 18 (100.00%) Java
2 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (61.11%) TDD
4 10 (55.56%) MongoDB
5 9 (50.00%) NoSQL
5 9 (50.00%) BDD
5 9 (50.00%) Spring
5 9 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (44.44%) Hibernate
6 8 (44.44%) Open Source
7 7 (38.89%) Hadoop
8 6 (33.33%) Kanban
8 6 (33.33%) Groovy
8 6 (33.33%) Scrum
8 6 (33.33%) Apache Hive
8 6 (33.33%) Big Data
8 6 (33.33%) Apache Spark
9 5 (27.78%) Apache Pig
9 5 (27.78%) MapReduce
9 5 (27.78%) Python
9 5 (27.78%) MVC
9 5 (27.78%) OO
9 5 (27.78%) Domain-Driven Design
9 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (27.78%) jQuery
10 4 (22.22%) JSON
10 4 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (22.22%) BPMN
10 4 (22.22%) RESTful
10 4 (22.22%) Mercurial

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 6 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 5 (27.78%) Apache Pig
3 4 (22.22%) Apache
4 2 (11.11%) Confluence
5 1 (5.56%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) MongoDB
2 9 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (38.89%) Hadoop
4 6 (33.33%) Apache Hive
4 6 (33.33%) Big Data
5 4 (22.22%) Data Lake
5 4 (22.22%) HBase
5 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
5 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
6 1 (5.56%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 4 (22.22%) IntelliJ
1 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
1 4 (22.22%) JUnit
1 4 (22.22%) Mercurial
1 4 (22.22%) Mockito
1 4 (22.22%) WebStorm
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA Agile
General
1 3 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 12 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Java Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Java Hadoop Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum Master
5 1 (5.56%) Data Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) J2EE Architect
5 1 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Data Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Spring
2 8 (44.44%) Hibernate
3 5 (27.78%) jQuery
4 4 (22.22%) HTML
4 4 (22.22%) HTML5
4 4 (22.22%) JPA
4 4 (22.22%) JSON
4 4 (22.22%) Kafka
4 4 (22.22%) REST
4 4 (22.22%) RESTful
4 4 (22.22%) XML
4 4 (22.22%) XML Schema
5 3 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (11.11%) J2EE
7 1 (5.56%) Ajax
7 1 (5.56%) Apache Camel
7 1 (5.56%) Java EE
7 1 (5.56%) OSGi
7 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) DataPower
2 1 (5.56%) Online Games
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) TDD
3 9 (50.00%) BDD
4 8 (44.44%) Open Source
5 6 (33.33%) Kanban
5 6 (33.33%) Scrum
6 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (27.78%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (27.78%) MapReduce
6 5 (27.78%) MVC
6 5 (27.78%) OO
7 4 (22.22%) BPMN
7 4 (22.22%) Information Security
8 3 (16.67%) Concurrent Programming
8 3 (16.67%) Microservices
8 3 (16.67%) SOA
9 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
9 2 (11.11%) Process Management
9 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (33.33%) Groovy
3 5 (27.78%) Python
4 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 1 (5.56%) C
5 1 (5.56%) R
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Hortonworks
2 2 (11.11%) WSO2
3 1 (5.56%) Vertica
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