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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 109 123 137
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Contract jobs citing Scala 15 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.66% 0.34% 0.069%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.63% 0.93% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 1
Median daily rate £525 £513 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £490
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -8.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £65.00 -
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
922 967 1112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 40.44% 37.02% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 559 729
Median daily rate £384 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 105 51
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £30.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £53.73 £50.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 7 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the East of England region over the 3 months to 7 December 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 +7 7 £550 +86.44% 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £525 - 1
Essex +4 2 £505 -8.18%
Suffolk - 2 £513 -
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 20 (100.00%) Java
2 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (65.00%) TDD
3 13 (65.00%) MongoDB
4 12 (60.00%) NoSQL
5 11 (55.00%) BDD
5 11 (55.00%) Spring
6 10 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (50.00%) Hibernate
6 10 (50.00%) Open Source
7 9 (45.00%) Groovy
8 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (35.00%) jQuery
9 7 (35.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (35.00%) MVC
9 7 (35.00%) SQL
9 7 (35.00%) OO
10 6 (30.00%) XML
10 6 (30.00%) IntelliJ
10 6 (30.00%) XML Schema
10 6 (30.00%) JUnit
10 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (30.00%) Scrum
10 6 (30.00%) Information Security
10 6 (30.00%) HTML
10 6 (30.00%) JSON
10 6 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
10 6 (30.00%) Mercurial
10 6 (30.00%) Hadoop

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 (25.00%) Apache Pig
1 5 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 4 (20.00%) Apache
3 2 (10.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) MongoDB
2 12 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 10 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (30.00%) Hadoop
5 5 (25.00%) Apache Hive
5 5 (25.00%) Big Data
6 4 (20.00%) Data Lake
6 4 (20.00%) HBase
6 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
6 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (5.00%) Couchbase
7 1 (5.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (30.00%) IntelliJ
1 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (30.00%) JUnit
1 6 (30.00%) Mercurial
1 6 (30.00%) Mockito
1 6 (30.00%) WebStorm
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA
2 2 (10.00%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 4 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (85.00%) Developer
2 14 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Hadoop Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Big Data Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Scala Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum Master
6 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Lead C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) Spring
2 10 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 7 (35.00%) jQuery
4 6 (30.00%) HTML
4 6 (30.00%) HTML5
4 6 (30.00%) JPA
4 6 (30.00%) JSON
4 6 (30.00%) REST
4 6 (30.00%) XML
4 6 (30.00%) XML Schema
5 4 (20.00%) Kafka
5 4 (20.00%) Web Services
6 3 (15.00%) RESTful
7 2 (10.00%) J2EE
8 1 (5.00%) Ajax
8 1 (5.00%) Apache Camel
8 1 (5.00%) Java EE
8 1 (5.00%) OSGi
8 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.00%) DataPower
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) TDD
3 11 (55.00%) BDD
4 10 (50.00%) Open Source
5 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (35.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 7 (35.00%) MVC
6 7 (35.00%) OO
7 6 (30.00%) BPMN
7 6 (30.00%) Information Security
7 6 (30.00%) Kanban
7 6 (30.00%) Scrum
8 4 (20.00%) MapReduce
9 3 (15.00%) Concurrent Programming
9 3 (15.00%) SOA
10 2 (10.00%) Microservices
10 2 (10.00%) Pair Programming
10 2 (10.00%) Process Management
10 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) Groovy
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (25.00%) Python
6 1 (5.00%) C
6 1 (5.00%) C#
6 1 (5.00%) Clojure
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Hortonworks
2 2 (10.00%) WSO2
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft