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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 133 - 122
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scala 12 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.38% - 0.042%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.00% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 1
Average daily rate
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£500 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £440
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -9.09%
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
1196 1276 913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 38.35% 40.68% 38.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 709 794 473
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 51 69
Average hourly rate £39.00 £34.75 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.23% +0.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £20.00 £9.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.54 £57.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 - 7 £591 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £425 - 2
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (90.91%) Java
2 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) Scrum
4 10 (45.45%) HTML
4 10 (45.45%) HTML5
4 10 (45.45%) REST
5 9 (40.91%) TDD
5 9 (40.91%) Ruby
6 8 (36.36%) Ajax
6 8 (36.36%) JSON
6 8 (36.36%) CSS
6 8 (36.36%) CSS3
7 7 (31.82%) Big Data
7 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (31.82%) Hadoop
7 7 (31.82%) Play Framework
7 7 (31.82%) Apache Spark
7 7 (31.82%) Linux
7 7 (31.82%) Ruby on Rails
7 7 (31.82%) Django
8 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
8 6 (27.27%) Impala
8 6 (27.27%) HDFS
8 6 (27.27%) Apache Pig
8 6 (27.27%) Open Source
8 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (27.27%) Apache Hive
8 6 (27.27%) Sqoop
9 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (31.82%) Apache Spark
2 6 (27.27%) Apache Pig
3 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.55%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) Confluence
4 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
2 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Hadoop
1 7 (31.82%) Big Data
2 6 (27.27%) Sqoop
2 6 (27.27%) Impala
2 6 (27.27%) Apache Hive
3 4 (18.18%) MongoDB
4 3 (13.64%) Neo4j
4 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
5 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (9.09%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.55%) MySQL
6 1 (4.55%) DTS
6 1 (4.55%) Datomic
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.09%) Subversion
4 1 (4.55%) Maven
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.55%) Mockito
4 1 (4.55%) JUnit
4 1 (4.55%) IntelliJ
4 1 (4.55%) WebStorm
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Java Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Hadoop Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Scala Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Coach
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) HTML
1 10 (45.45%) HTML5
1 10 (45.45%) REST
2 8 (36.36%) CSS3
2 8 (36.36%) JSON
2 8 (36.36%) CSS
2 8 (36.36%) Ajax
3 7 (31.82%) Ruby on Rails
3 7 (31.82%) Django
3 7 (31.82%) Play Framework
4 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
4 3 (13.64%) Spring
4 3 (13.64%) XML
5 2 (9.09%) J2EE
5 2 (9.09%) JAX-RS
5 2 (9.09%) Middleware
6 1 (4.55%) jQuery
6 1 (4.55%) JPA
6 1 (4.55%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Biology
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Life Science
2 1 (4.55%) Semantic Web
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
1 7 (31.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (18.18%) UNIX
2 4 (18.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Scrum
3 9 (40.91%) TDD
4 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (27.27%) Open Source
4 6 (27.27%) E-Commerce
5 5 (22.73%) OO
5 5 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (22.73%) Kanban
5 5 (22.73%) Mentoring
6 4 (18.18%) Web Design
6 4 (18.18%) SOA
7 3 (13.64%) BDD
7 3 (13.64%) Coaching
8 2 (9.09%) Critical Success Factor
8 2 (9.09%) API Design
8 2 (9.09%) User Stories
8 2 (9.09%) Pair Programming
9 1 (4.55%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) Java
2 9 (40.91%) Ruby
3 3 (13.64%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) XQuery
5 1 (4.55%) Erlang
5 1 (4.55%) Groovy
5 1 (4.55%) Clojure
5 1 (4.55%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) Puppet
1 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Cloudera
1 3 (13.64%) WSO2