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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 78 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scala 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.17% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £440 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
407 274 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.03% 24.46% 22.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 113 90
Average daily rate £368 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £240 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £410 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £12.42 £20.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 15 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
1 2 (100.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) SOA

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Subversion
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Groovy