The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 187 278 310
Rank change year-on-year
+91 +32
Contract jobs citing Scala 578 349 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.22% 0.76% 0.63%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.16% 2.00% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 271 242
Average daily rate £525 £550 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £750
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
UK

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
18269 17447 16616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.71% 37.85% 37.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12545 11749 10607
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 487 400 451
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.42 £19.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £44.50 £45.00
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 England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scala across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

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
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +68 405 £550 - 148
North West +4 47 £425 -15.00% 3
Yorkshire +7 36 £500 -10.71% 7
North East -16 21 £425 -5.55% 2
South West +8 18 £350 -12.60% 9
South East +6 18 £450 +38.46% 10
West Midlands -8 13 £450 -3.22% 9
East of England +7 12 £500 - 6
East Midlands - 7 £600 - 1
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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

1 928 (72.11%) Java
2 754 (58.59%) Agile Software Development
3 465 (36.13%) TDD
4 387 (30.07%) Python
5 345 (26.81%) JavaScript
6 333 (25.87%) HTML
7 319 (24.79%) Ruby
8 311 (24.16%) Scrum
9 308 (23.93%) NoSQL
10 301 (23.39%) Big Data
11 297 (23.08%) Linux
12 286 (22.22%) Hadoop
13 272 (21.13%) BDD
14 268 (20.82%) Apache Spark
15 267 (20.75%) Git (software)
16 247 (19.19%) MongoDB
17 245 (19.04%) CSS
18 222 (17.25%) REST
19 213 (16.55%) Finance
20 210 (16.32%) Open Source
21 207 (16.08%) Banking
22 193 (15.00%) Web Services
23 192 (14.92%) RESTful
24 190 (14.76%) SQL
25 183 (14.22%) Spring
26 178 (13.83%) Unix
27 169 (13.13%) HTTP
28 166 (12.90%) Play Framework
29 165 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
30 161 (12.51%) Continuous Integration

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 268 (20.82%) Apache Spark
2 127 (9.87%) Node.js
3 72 (5.59%) Elasticsearch
4 45 (3.50%) Apache
5 44 (3.42%) Tomcat
6 43 (3.34%) Apache Pig
7 27 (2.10%) Confluence
8 22 (1.71%) JBoss
9 18 (1.40%) Jetty
10 15 (1.17%) Oracle Coherence
11 11 (0.85%) Apache Solr
12 9 (0.70%) nginx
13 8 (0.62%) OpenStack
14 7 (0.54%) SAS
15 5 (0.39%) Alfresco
16 4 (0.31%) WordPress
17 3 (0.23%) Cloud Foundry
17 3 (0.23%) CMS
17 3 (0.23%) MQSeries
18 2 (0.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (0.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.078%) MS Office
3 1 (0.078%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 165 (12.82%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (3.03%) GitHub
3 9 (0.70%) Heroku
3 9 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (0.70%) SaaS
4 7 (0.54%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (0.47%) PaaS
6 5 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.31%) Google Compute Engine
8 3 (0.23%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.078%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.078%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.078%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.078%) CloudBees
10 1 (0.078%) IaaS
10 1 (0.078%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 169 (13.13%) HTTP
2 15 (1.17%) TCP/IP
3 13 (1.01%) Internet
4 9 (0.70%) DSL
5 8 (0.62%) SSL
6 7 (0.54%) SNA
7 5 (0.39%) Network Security
8 1 (0.078%) DNS
8 1 (0.078%) Firewall
8 1 (0.078%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.078%) Intranet
8 1 (0.078%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.078%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.078%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 308 (23.93%) NoSQL
2 301 (23.39%) Big Data
3 286 (22.22%) Hadoop
4 247 (19.19%) MongoDB
5 151 (11.73%) Apache Hive
6 146 (11.34%) Apache Cassandra
7 135 (10.49%) Relational Database
8 100 (7.77%) MySQL
9 85 (6.60%) HBase
10 84 (6.53%) PostgreSQL
11 68 (5.28%) Impala
12 55 (4.27%) SQL Server
13 32 (2.49%) RDBMS
14 31 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
15 27 (2.10%) Oracle Database
16 24 (1.86%) KDB
17 23 (1.79%) Sqoop
18 19 (1.48%) CouchDB
19 17 (1.32%) QlikView
19 17 (1.32%) Redis
Development Applications
1 267 (20.75%) Git (software)
2 145 (11.27%) Subversion
3 127 (9.87%) Jenkins
4 103 (8.00%) Cucumber
5 82 (6.37%) JUnit
6 78 (6.06%) Maven
7 62 (4.82%) Gradle
8 55 (4.27%) JIRA
9 50 (3.89%) Selenium
10 32 (2.49%) Mockito
11 29 (2.25%) TeamCity
12 27 (2.10%) Mercurial
12 27 (2.10%) WebDriver
13 26 (2.02%) Jasmine
14 25 (1.94%) Eclipse
14 25 (1.94%) Visual Studio
15 24 (1.86%) VTune
16 23 (1.79%) Ant
17 20 (1.55%) Hudson
17 20 (1.55%) RSpec
General
1 213 (16.55%) Finance
2 207 (16.08%) Banking
3 114 (8.86%) Investment Banking
4 60 (4.66%) Front Office
5 28 (2.18%) Publishing
6 25 (1.94%) Retail
7 15 (1.17%) Games
7 15 (1.17%) Telecoms
8 9 (0.70%) Financial Institution
9 8 (0.62%) Corporate Banking
10 5 (0.39%) Marketing
11 4 (0.31%) International Banking
12 3 (0.23%) Back Office
12 3 (0.23%) Legal
12 3 (0.23%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.16%) Wholesale Banking
14 1 (0.078%) Music Industry
14 1 (0.078%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 917 (71.25%) Developer
2 454 (35.28%) Scala Developer
3 358 (27.82%) Java Developer
4 143 (11.11%) Java Scala Developer
5 119 (9.25%) Senior Developer
6 115 (8.94%) Agile Developer
7 95 (7.38%) Architect
8 89 (6.92%) Big Data Developer
9 84 (6.53%) Agile Java Developer
10 78 (6.06%) Hadoop Developer
10 78 (6.06%) Software Engineer
11 73 (5.67%) Senior Java Developer
12 67 (5.21%) Java Engineer
13 53 (4.12%) Java Software Engineer
14 49 (3.81%) Big Data Engineer
15 47 (3.65%) JavaScript Developer
16 46 (3.57%) Technical Architect
17 43 (3.34%) Senior Scala Developer
18 39 (3.03%) Scala Software Engineer
19 38 (2.95%) Apache Spark Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 333 (25.87%) HTML
2 245 (19.04%) CSS
3 222 (17.25%) REST
4 193 (15.00%) Web Services
5 192 (14.92%) RESTful
6 183 (14.22%) Spring
7 166 (12.90%) Play Framework
8 148 (11.50%) Akka
9 141 (10.96%) HTML5
10 119 (9.25%) Kafka
11 115 (8.94%) JSON
12 113 (8.78%) AngularJS
13 97 (7.54%) Hibernate
14 83 (6.45%) XML
15 64 (4.97%) Ruby on Rails
16 56 (4.35%) Django
17 53 (4.12%) CSS3
18 52 (4.04%) Ajax
18 52 (4.04%) jQuery
18 52 (4.04%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 92 (7.15%) Visualisation
2 58 (4.51%) Fixed Income
3 56 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (3.11%) Equities
5 39 (3.03%) User Experience
6 27 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
7 25 (1.94%) Computer Science
8 24 (1.86%) Grid Computing
9 23 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 22 (1.71%) Derivative
11 18 (1.40%) Algorithms
12 16 (1.24%) Equity Derivative
12 16 (1.24%) Fintech
13 15 (1.17%) Statistics
14 13 (1.01%) Data Integration
15 12 (0.93%) Data Structures
16 11 (0.85%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 11 (0.85%) Market Risk
17 9 (0.70%) Semantic Web
17 9 (0.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 297 (23.08%) Linux
2 178 (13.83%) Unix
3 85 (6.60%) Mac OS X
4 32 (2.49%) Mac OS
5 24 (1.86%) Solaris
5 24 (1.86%) Windows
6 11 (0.85%) CentOS
7 10 (0.78%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.47%) Android
9 6 (0.47%) Apple iOS
9 6 (0.47%) Windows 10
9 6 (0.47%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 754 (58.59%) Agile Software Development
2 465 (36.13%) TDD
3 311 (24.16%) Scrum
4 272 (21.13%) BDD
5 210 (16.32%) Open Source
6 161 (12.51%) Continuous Integration
7 157 (12.20%) Pair Programming
8 147 (11.42%) Software Engineering
9 133 (10.33%) DevOps
10 131 (10.18%) Kanban
11 117 (9.09%) Web Development
12 106 (8.24%) Functional Programming
13 101 (7.85%) Configuration Management
13 101 (7.85%) OO
14 92 (7.15%) Responsive Web Design
15 82 (6.37%) Analytics
16 81 (6.29%) Web Design
17 80 (6.22%) Mentoring
18 75 (5.83%) Multithreading
19 67 (5.21%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 928 (72.11%) Java
2 387 (30.07%) Python
3 345 (26.81%) JavaScript
4 319 (24.79%) Ruby
5 190 (14.76%) SQL
6 93 (7.23%) C#
7 75 (5.83%) Groovy
8 70 (5.44%) Perl
9 65 (5.05%) Clojure
10 61 (4.74%) Go
10 61 (4.74%) PHP
11 47 (3.65%) R
12 44 (3.42%) C++
13 28 (2.18%) Haskell
14 21 (1.63%) VBA
15 19 (1.48%) Shell Script
16 18 (1.40%) CoffeeScript
17 16 (1.24%) XAML
18 14 (1.09%) Bash Shell
18 14 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 65 (5.05%) Security Cleared
2 53 (4.12%) Degree
3 14 (1.09%) SC Cleared
4 12 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
5 11 (0.85%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.31%) PhD
7 2 (0.16%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (0.16%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.078%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.078%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.078%) ISEB
8 1 (0.078%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.078%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.078%) MCSD
8 1 (0.078%) MCSE
8 1 (0.078%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.65%) QA
2 16 (1.24%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (0.39%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.39%) SLA
3 5 (0.39%) WCAG
4 1 (0.078%) Basel III
4 1 (0.078%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.078%) MiFID
4 1 (0.078%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 75 (5.83%) Docker
2 71 (5.52%) HDFS
3 32 (2.49%) Apache Flume
4 31 (2.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.23%) LXC
7 1 (0.078%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 85 (6.60%) Puppet
2 55 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (2.49%) Mesos
4 30 (2.33%) Oozie
5 25 (1.94%) Ansible
6 20 (1.55%) Hadoop YARN
7 18 (1.40%) Kubernetes
8 11 (0.85%) Ambari
9 8 (0.62%) Graphite
10 5 (0.39%) Graylog
10 5 (0.39%) Salt
11 3 (0.23%) Nagios
12 2 (0.16%) SELinux
13 1 (0.078%) Apache Shiro
13 1 (0.078%) Ganglia
13 1 (0.078%) Kibana
13 1 (0.078%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 67 (5.21%) Oracle
2 47 (3.65%) Cloudera
3 24 (1.86%) MapR
4 16 (1.24%) Telerik
5 14 (1.09%) AppDynamics
5 14 (1.09%) Hortonworks
6 13 (1.01%) Red Hat
7 12 (0.93%) VMware
8 11 (0.85%) Google
8 11 (0.85%) SaltStack
9 10 (0.78%) Tableau
10 9 (0.70%) Splunk
10 9 (0.70%) Talend
11 8 (0.62%) Alteryx
11 8 (0.62%) Informatica
12 6 (0.47%) Akamai
12 6 (0.47%) Dynatrace
12 6 (0.47%) IBM
12 6 (0.47%) Microsoft
12 6 (0.47%) New Relic
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Rate: From £275 to £375 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £600 per day + depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Shropshire
Dome Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £550 to £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £575 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £535.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Jenrick IT
Rate: £550 - £630 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £630 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Intapeople
Rate: £400 - £600 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £535.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £475 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Data Idols
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
LA International
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Quant Capital
Rate: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 11 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £600 - 650 per day
Posted: 12 days ago