The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 95 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scala 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.071% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.22% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £500 £388
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Scala
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
459 467 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.42% 35.09% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 276 169
Average daily rate £380 £378 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% +16.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.36% +251.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scala across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scala across the Edinburgh region.

Scala Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Scala
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java