The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 70 92 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Contract jobs citing Scala 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.12% 0.071% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.27% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £455 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £495
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -14.14%
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 Edinburgh region.

Programming Languages Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
368 453 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 43.24% 31.99% 31.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 263 271
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £289 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Median hourly rate £52.17 £40.25 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.61% -15.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Scala as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Scala.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) React
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Selenium
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Clojure
4 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) HTTP
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Python
5 1 (20.00%) Spring
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (20.00%) WebDriver

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (60.00%) React
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) Node.js
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) BDD
3 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) API Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Clojure
4 1 (20.00%) ES6
4 1 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet