The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
UK / England
Rank 107 201 266
Rank change year-on-year
+94 +65
Contract jobs citing Scala 881 566 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.16% 1.22% 0.79%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.34% 3.12% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 644 448 279
Median daily rate £525 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+14.70% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.82 - -
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 England region.

Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
16492 18128 17555
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.42% 38.98% 37.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 11360 12393 11937
Median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 363 488 384
Median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +12.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £18.05 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.39 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Scala as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in England

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Scala Daily Rate Trend in England

Scala
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala across the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in England

Scala
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Scala across the England region.

Scala Hourly Rate Trend in England

Scala
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala across the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Scala Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Scala
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
London +41 565 £550 - 176
South East +82 91 £525 +16.66% 21
North East +11 52 £350 -17.64% 3
Yorkshire +28 51 £475 -5.00% 4
North West +16 36 £450 +5.88% 9
West Midlands +23 33 £450 - 11
South West +23 22 £488 +39.28% 7
East of England +6 13 £525 +2.43% 11
East Midlands +7 8 £565 +2.72% 2
Midlands - 5 £600 -
South Coast - 2 £550 -
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 England region with a requirement for Scala.

1 1346 (69.17%) Java
2 1254 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
3 758 (38.95%) TDD
4 631 (32.43%) Python
5 608 (31.24%) Apache Spark
6 596 (30.63%) Big Data
7 588 (30.22%) Hadoop
8 580 (29.80%) Scrum
9 433 (22.25%) BDD
10 391 (20.09%) Git (software)
11 382 (19.63%) NoSQL
12 375 (19.27%) JavaScript
13 371 (19.06%) HTML
14 364 (18.71%) Play Framework
15 359 (18.45%) Continuous Integration
16 357 (18.35%) MongoDB
17 342 (17.57%) Ruby
18 341 (17.52%) Linux
19 333 (17.11%) REST
20 324 (16.65%) Jenkins
21 311 (15.98%) CSS
22 309 (15.88%) SQL
23 308 (15.83%) Akka
24 306 (15.72%) Open Source
25 305 (15.67%) Spring
26 304 (15.62%) Apache Hive
27 303 (15.57%) DevOps
28 295 (15.16%) Kanban
29 289 (14.85%) JSON
30 286 (14.70%) Kafka

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 608 (31.24%) Apache Spark
2 164 (8.43%) Apache
3 154 (7.91%) Elasticsearch
4 100 (5.14%) Confluence
5 78 (4.01%) Apache Pig
6 70 (3.60%) Tomcat
7 38 (1.95%) Apache Solr
8 31 (1.59%) nginx
9 14 (0.72%) Jetty
10 13 (0.67%) JBoss
11 11 (0.57%) Jupyter
12 10 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
12 10 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
13 9 (0.46%) OpenStack
13 9 (0.46%) WebLogic
14 8 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 8 (0.41%) SAS
15 7 (0.36%) Liferay
16 6 (0.31%) Alfresco
17 5 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (0.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.10%) SPSS
2 2 (0.10%) Stata
3 1 (0.051%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.051%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (0.36%) Unica
2 4 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.051%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 263 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
2 139 (7.14%) GitHub
3 67 (3.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 65 (3.34%) Amazon EC2
5 51 (2.62%) Amazon Kinesis
6 42 (2.16%) Amazon S3
7 41 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
8 38 (1.95%) PaaS
9 35 (1.80%) Amazon EMR
10 24 (1.23%) SaaS
11 17 (0.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 15 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
13 13 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
14 12 (0.62%) Google Analytics
15 10 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
15 10 (0.51%) Route 53
16 9 (0.46%) Amazon ELB
16 9 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 7 (0.36%) Azure Machine Learning
18 5 (0.26%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 144 (7.40%) HTTP
2 29 (1.49%) LDAP
2 29 (1.49%) TCP/IP
3 26 (1.34%) Kerberos
4 21 (1.08%) Internet
5 16 (0.82%) SSL
6 13 (0.67%) Firewall
7 7 (0.36%) DNS
7 7 (0.36%) SSH
8 6 (0.31%) Network Security
9 4 (0.21%) DHCP
10 3 (0.15%) IPv4
10 3 (0.15%) IPv6
11 2 (0.10%) DSL
11 2 (0.10%) FCAPS
11 2 (0.10%) SNA
12 1 (0.051%) Broadband
12 1 (0.051%) Intranet
12 1 (0.051%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 596 (30.63%) Big Data
2 588 (30.22%) Hadoop
3 382 (19.63%) NoSQL
4 357 (18.35%) MongoDB
5 304 (15.62%) Apache Hive
6 245 (12.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 228 (11.72%) Relational Database
8 200 (10.28%) PostgreSQL
9 175 (8.99%) MySQL
10 135 (6.94%) HBase
11 74 (3.80%) SQL Server
12 71 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
13 68 (3.49%) RDBMS
14 67 (3.44%) Sqoop
15 65 (3.34%) Impala
16 47 (2.42%) Data Lake
17 40 (2.06%) Neo4j
18 34 (1.75%) QlikView
19 31 (1.59%) Redis
20 30 (1.54%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 391 (20.09%) Git (software)
2 324 (16.65%) Jenkins
3 198 (10.17%) Selenium
4 183 (9.40%) JIRA
5 154 (7.91%) Cucumber
6 139 (7.14%) JUnit
7 119 (6.12%) Subversion
8 114 (5.86%) WebDriver
9 97 (4.98%) Maven
10 66 (3.39%) IntelliJ
11 53 (2.72%) RSpec
12 48 (2.47%) Gradle
13 43 (2.21%) Mockito
14 34 (1.75%) Vagrant
15 28 (1.44%) Eclipse
15 28 (1.44%) SoapUI
16 25 (1.28%) TeamCity
17 24 (1.23%) Grunt
18 23 (1.18%) Mercurial
19 20 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 270 (13.87%) Finance
2 228 (11.72%) Banking
3 116 (5.96%) Investment Banking
4 79 (4.06%) Front Office
5 67 (3.44%) Games
6 56 (2.88%) Retail
7 50 (2.57%) Marketing
8 18 (0.92%) Telecoms
9 16 (0.82%) Publishing
10 13 (0.67%) Retail Banking
11 12 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
12 10 (0.51%) Advertising
13 4 (0.21%) Aerospace
13 4 (0.21%) Back Office
14 3 (0.15%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.15%) Law
15 1 (0.051%) Music Industry
15 1 (0.051%) Online Betting
15 1 (0.051%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1228 (63.10%) Developer
2 678 (34.84%) Scala Developer
3 506 (26.00%) Java Developer
4 227 (11.66%) Java Scala Developer
5 222 (11.41%) Senior Developer
6 188 (9.66%) Data Engineer
7 144 (7.40%) Big Data Engineer
8 134 (6.89%) Architect
9 122 (6.27%) Agile Developer
10 121 (6.22%) Senior Java Developer
10 121 (6.22%) Senior Scala Developer
11 111 (5.70%) Big Data Developer
12 95 (4.88%) Agile Java Developer
13 73 (3.75%) Hadoop Developer
14 67 (3.44%) Apache Spark Developer
15 66 (3.39%) Software Engineer
16 64 (3.29%) Hadoop Engineer
16 64 (3.29%) Test Engineer
17 63 (3.24%) DevOps Engineer
17 63 (3.24%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 371 (19.06%) HTML
2 364 (18.71%) Play Framework
3 333 (17.11%) REST
4 311 (15.98%) CSS
5 308 (15.83%) Akka
6 305 (15.67%) Spring
7 289 (14.85%) JSON
8 286 (14.70%) Kafka
9 276 (14.18%) RESTful
10 254 (13.05%) Web Services
11 247 (12.69%) HTML5
12 177 (9.10%) AngularJS
13 150 (7.71%) CSS3
13 150 (7.71%) Node.js
14 134 (6.89%) Django
15 109 (5.60%) Ajax
16 108 (5.55%) XML
17 102 (5.24%) Ruby on Rails
18 94 (4.83%) Hibernate
19 89 (4.57%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 104 (5.34%) Algorithms
2 96 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
3 80 (4.11%) Computer Science
4 79 (4.06%) Statistics
4 79 (4.06%) Visualisation
5 78 (4.01%) User Experience
6 54 (2.77%) Mathematics
7 48 (2.47%) Derivative
8 33 (1.70%) Fixed Income
9 32 (1.64%) Data Structures
10 30 (1.54%) Credit Risk
11 28 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
12 27 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 26 (1.34%) Fintech
14 25 (1.28%) Equities
15 23 (1.18%) Grid Computing
16 20 (1.03%) Market Risk
17 19 (0.98%) Management Information System
18 18 (0.92%) Social Media
19 17 (0.87%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 341 (17.52%) Linux
2 153 (7.86%) Unix
3 63 (3.24%) Windows
4 37 (1.90%) Mac OS X
5 23 (1.18%) Android
6 18 (0.92%) Apple iOS
7 16 (0.82%) Ubuntu
8 10 (0.51%) Windows Server
9 6 (0.31%) CentOS
10 5 (0.26%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.26%) Solaris
11 4 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.10%) Mesosphere
13 1 (0.051%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.051%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1254 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 758 (38.95%) TDD
3 580 (29.80%) Scrum
4 433 (22.25%) BDD
5 359 (18.45%) Continuous Integration
6 306 (15.72%) Open Source
7 303 (15.57%) DevOps
8 295 (15.16%) Kanban
9 251 (12.90%) Microservices
10 241 (12.38%) Software Engineering
11 230 (11.82%) Pair Programming
12 194 (9.97%) Automated Testing
13 167 (8.58%) Analytics
14 151 (7.76%) Machine Learning
15 144 (7.40%) Configuration Management
16 131 (6.73%) Web Development
17 130 (6.68%) Continuous Delivery
18 120 (6.17%) SOA
18 120 (6.17%) User Stories
19 118 (6.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1346 (69.17%) Java
2 631 (32.43%) Python
3 375 (19.27%) JavaScript
4 342 (17.57%) Ruby
5 309 (15.88%) SQL
6 177 (9.10%) R
7 136 (6.99%) Groovy
8 134 (6.89%) C#
9 98 (5.04%) Clojure
10 68 (3.49%) C++
11 66 (3.39%) Bash Shell
12 58 (2.98%) Perl
13 52 (2.67%) Go
14 35 (1.80%) Haskell
15 29 (1.49%) Shell Script
16 27 (1.39%) C
17 25 (1.28%) T-SQL
18 23 (1.18%) PHP
19 16 (0.82%) MATLAB
20 10 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 99 (5.09%) Degree
2 84 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 56 (2.88%) SC Cleared
4 41 (2.11%) PhD
5 28 (1.44%) BPSS Clearance
6 10 (0.51%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.21%) BC Cleared
8 3 (0.15%) ISEB
8 3 (0.15%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.10%) RHCE
9 2 (0.10%) RHCSA
10 1 (0.051%) CISA
10 1 (0.051%) CISM
10 1 (0.051%) CISSP
10 1 (0.051%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 147 (7.55%) QA
2 35 (1.80%) WCAG
3 14 (0.72%) SDET
4 8 (0.41%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.10%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.051%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.051%) GCP
7 1 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.051%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.051%) MiFID
System Software
1 245 (12.59%) Docker
2 103 (5.29%) HDFS
3 60 (3.08%) Apache Flume
4 20 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 11 (0.57%) LXC
6 4 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.10%) KVM
8 1 (0.051%) Platform Symphony
8 1 (0.051%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.051%) Varnish
8 1 (0.051%) vCloud
8 1 (0.051%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.051%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 176 (9.04%) Puppet
2 128 (6.58%) Opscode Chef
3 85 (4.37%) Ansible
4 62 (3.19%) Hadoop YARN
5 36 (1.85%) Kubernetes
5 36 (1.85%) Oozie
6 35 (1.80%) Kibana
7 31 (1.59%) Mesos
8 24 (1.23%) Grafana
8 24 (1.23%) logstash
9 18 (0.92%) Terraform
10 10 (0.51%) Ambari
11 9 (0.46%) Nagios
11 9 (0.46%) Rsyslog
12 8 (0.41%) rkt
13 7 (0.36%) Salt
14 5 (0.26%) Marathon
15 4 (0.21%) ZABBIX
16 3 (0.15%) Control-M
17 1 (0.051%) yum
Vendors
1 90 (4.62%) Cloudera
2 82 (4.21%) Oracle
3 60 (3.08%) Google
4 59 (3.03%) Hortonworks
5 50 (2.57%) Microsoft
6 29 (1.49%) Atlassian
7 25 (1.28%) Splunk
7 25 (1.28%) Teradata
8 22 (1.13%) Tableau
8 22 (1.13%) VMware
9 19 (0.98%) IBM
10 15 (0.77%) MapR
11 13 (0.67%) New Relic
12 12 (0.62%) ForgeRock
12 12 (0.62%) MicroStrategy
13 11 (0.57%) hybris
14 10 (0.51%) AppDynamics
15 9 (0.46%) Talend
15 9 (0.46%) Twitter
16 8 (0.41%) DataSynapse
West Midlands (County)
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Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands (County)
Bentley Whitaker
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City, London
Mortimer Spinks
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West London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £595 - £625 per day
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City, London
Salt
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
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South West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £575 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £475 - £565 per day + 6 Month Contract
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
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London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + experience dependant
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London
Pioneer Search
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London
Square One Resources
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London
Experis Ltd
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Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Oliver Bernard
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London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
LA International
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City, London
McGregor Boyall
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East London
Careerwise UK Limited
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City, London
Oliver Bernard
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Fleetwood, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
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London
LA International
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London
Venturi
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