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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 201 289 369
Rank change year-on-year
+88 +80
Contract jobs citing Scala 557 325 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.08% 0.66% 0.42%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.82% 1.77% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 250 144
Average daily rate
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£550 £489 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.53% -6.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £638 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £459 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.94% -
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
19729 18403 18045
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.29% 37.28% 38.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13465 11975 11391
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 410 383 511
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £14.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +76 403 £575 +15.00% 119
North East +22 58 £475 +5.55% 2
North West -29 26 £475 -2.06% 8
South East -3 23 £488 +50.00% 15
East of England - 16 £488 - 5
Yorkshire - 13 £425 - 3
East Midlands +8 9 - - 4
West Midlands -2 8 £400 +14.28% 1
South West -26 2 £413 +10.00% 8
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 723 (76.67%) Java
2 567 (60.13%) Agile Software Development
3 356 (37.75%) TDD
4 231 (24.50%) Scrum
5 220 (23.33%) HTML
6 212 (22.48%) MongoDB
7 207 (21.95%) Ruby
8 198 (21.00%) Spring
9 194 (20.57%) Linux
9 194 (20.57%) NoSQL
9 194 (20.57%) Git (software)
10 192 (20.36%) Hadoop
11 187 (19.83%) Python
12 184 (19.51%) JavaScript
13 179 (18.98%) Big Data
14 173 (18.35%) BDD
15 156 (16.54%) RESTful
15 156 (16.54%) Play Framework
16 153 (16.22%) Finance
17 147 (15.59%) CSS
18 140 (14.85%) Banking
19 136 (14.42%) Open Source
20 135 (14.32%) SQL
21 131 (13.89%) Pair Programming
21 131 (13.89%) Apache Spark
22 130 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
23 126 (13.36%) HTML5
24 119 (12.62%) Subversion
25 117 (12.41%) REST
26 116 (12.30%) JSON

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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
1 131 (13.89%) Apache Spark
2 76 (8.06%) Node.js
3 43 (4.56%) Tomcat
4 38 (4.03%) Apache
5 33 (3.50%) Apache Pig
6 32 (3.39%) Oracle Coherence
7 30 (3.18%) Confluence
8 27 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
9 15 (1.59%) Cloud Foundry
9 15 (1.59%) Jetty
9 15 (1.59%) MQSeries
10 14 (1.48%) JBoss
11 7 (0.74%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.64%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.53%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.53%) SAS
14 3 (0.32%) CMS
14 3 (0.32%) Mule
14 3 (0.32%) GemFire
14 3 (0.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (0.32%) HipChat
2 1 (0.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.11%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.53%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 107 (11.35%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (1.70%) GitHub
4 15 (1.59%) PaaS
5 7 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.42%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.42%) Heroku
6 4 (0.42%) Engine Yard
6 4 (0.42%) SaaS
6 4 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.42%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.21%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.11%) Route 53
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 82 (8.70%) HTTP
2 22 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 17 (1.80%) SSL
3 17 (1.80%) Internet
4 9 (0.95%) Network Security
5 4 (0.42%) AMQP
6 3 (0.32%) DNS
6 3 (0.32%) ZigBee
6 3 (0.32%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.21%) LDAP
7 2 (0.21%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.11%) X.509
8 1 (0.11%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (22.48%) MongoDB
2 194 (20.57%) NoSQL
3 192 (20.36%) Hadoop
4 179 (18.98%) Big Data
5 101 (10.71%) Apache Cassandra
6 83 (8.80%) Relational Database
7 82 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
8 77 (8.17%) MySQL
9 52 (5.51%) Apache Hive
10 45 (4.77%) Impala
11 35 (3.71%) HBase
12 31 (3.29%) Redis
13 25 (2.65%) Oracle Database
14 24 (2.55%) SQL Server
15 23 (2.44%) CouchDB
16 18 (1.91%) RDBMS
17 14 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
17 14 (1.48%) QlikView
18 13 (1.38%) Neo4j
18 13 (1.38%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 194 (20.57%) Git (software)
2 119 (12.62%) Subversion
3 106 (11.24%) Jenkins
4 76 (8.06%) Cucumber
5 60 (6.36%) Selenium
6 53 (5.62%) JIRA
7 52 (5.51%) Maven
8 46 (4.88%) JUnit
9 33 (3.50%) WebDriver
10 31 (3.29%) TeamCity
11 29 (3.08%) Jasmine
12 22 (2.33%) Gradle
13 20 (2.12%) Mockito
13 20 (2.12%) Mercurial
14 14 (1.48%) TestNG
15 10 (1.06%) Ant
15 10 (1.06%) IntelliJ
16 9 (0.95%) Liquibase
17 8 (0.85%) JMeter
17 8 (0.85%) RSpec
General
1 153 (16.22%) Finance
2 140 (14.85%) Banking
3 88 (9.33%) Front Office
4 81 (8.59%) Investment Banking
5 15 (1.59%) Games
6 11 (1.17%) Publishing
7 10 (1.06%) Retail
8 7 (0.74%) Marketing
8 7 (0.74%) Advertising
9 5 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
10 3 (0.32%) Japanese Language
11 2 (0.21%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.21%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.21%) Back Office
11 2 (0.21%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 656 (69.57%) Developer
2 277 (29.37%) Scala Developer
3 265 (28.10%) Java Developer
4 122 (12.94%) Architect
5 79 (8.38%) Senior Developer
6 75 (7.95%) Technical Architect
7 44 (4.67%) Senior Java Developer
8 37 (3.92%) Hadoop Developer
8 37 (3.92%) Agile Java Developer
9 32 (3.39%) Digital Architect
9 32 (3.39%) Senior Architect
10 27 (2.86%) Senior Technical Architect
10 27 (2.86%) Software Engineer
11 25 (2.65%) Digital Technical Architect
11 25 (2.65%) Senior Scala Developer
12 23 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
13 21 (2.23%) Web Developer
13 21 (2.23%) DevOps Engineer
14 18 (1.91%) Big Data Developer
15 16 (1.70%) Senior Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (23.33%) HTML
2 198 (21.00%) Spring
3 156 (16.54%) RESTful
3 156 (16.54%) Play Framework
4 147 (15.59%) CSS
5 126 (13.36%) HTML5
6 117 (12.41%) REST
7 116 (12.30%) JSON
8 110 (11.66%) Hibernate
9 104 (11.03%) Akka
10 97 (10.29%) Web Services
11 93 (9.86%) J2EE
12 78 (8.27%) AngularJS
13 72 (7.64%) Django
14 61 (6.47%) Spring MVC
15 58 (6.15%) Ajax
16 57 (6.04%) CSS3
17 53 (5.62%) Ruby on Rails
18 49 (5.20%) JMS
18 49 (5.20%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 54 (5.73%) Derivative
1 54 (5.73%) User Experience
2 41 (4.35%) Visualisation
3 37 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (3.92%) Algorithms
4 28 (2.97%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 28 (2.97%) Equity Derivative
5 24 (2.55%) Fixed Income
5 24 (2.55%) Data Structures
6 23 (2.44%) Equities
7 22 (2.33%) Mobile App
8 18 (1.91%) Mathematics
9 17 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (1.70%) Market Risk
11 13 (1.38%) Computer Science
12 12 (1.27%) Credit Risk
12 12 (1.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (1.06%) Social Media
14 8 (0.85%) Grid Computing
14 8 (0.85%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 194 (20.57%) Linux
2 112 (11.88%) UNIX
3 51 (5.41%) Mac OS X
4 12 (1.27%) Android
5 11 (1.17%) Windows
6 10 (1.06%) CentOS
6 10 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (1.06%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.74%) Ubuntu
7 7 (0.74%) VME
7 7 (0.74%) MVS
8 3 (0.32%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 567 (60.13%) Agile Software Development
2 356 (37.75%) TDD
3 231 (24.50%) Scrum
4 173 (18.35%) BDD
5 136 (14.42%) Open Source
6 131 (13.89%) Pair Programming
7 130 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
8 98 (10.39%) Kanban
9 95 (10.07%) DevOps
10 92 (9.76%) Configuration Management
11 83 (8.80%) Software Engineering
11 83 (8.80%) Multithreading
12 82 (8.70%) MVC
13 73 (7.74%) OO
14 70 (7.42%) Mentoring
15 66 (7.00%) Functional Programming
16 57 (6.04%) Web Development
17 55 (5.83%) SOA
18 53 (5.62%) Analytics
19 47 (4.98%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 723 (76.67%) Java
2 207 (21.95%) Ruby
3 187 (19.83%) Python
4 184 (19.51%) JavaScript
5 135 (14.32%) SQL
6 76 (8.06%) Groovy
7 74 (7.85%) C#
8 64 (6.79%) C++
9 41 (4.35%) Go
10 39 (4.14%) Perl
11 30 (3.18%) R
12 28 (2.97%) Clojure
13 21 (2.23%) PHP
14 17 (1.80%) Bash Shell
15 16 (1.70%) Haskell
16 8 (0.85%) Shell Script
17 7 (0.74%) T-SQL
17 7 (0.74%) C
18 6 (0.64%) CoffeeScript
19 3 (0.32%) Spark SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (3.08%) Security Cleared
2 27 (2.86%) Degree
3 7 (0.74%) PhD
4 6 (0.64%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.11%) ISEB
6 1 (0.11%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.09%) QA
2 7 (0.74%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.53%) SLA
4 2 (0.21%) COBIT
5 1 (0.11%) Basel III
5 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 47 (4.98%) HDFS
2 43 (4.56%) Docker
3 8 (0.85%) Apache Flume
4 6 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.32%) Platform Symphony
7 1 (0.11%) NFS
7 1 (0.11%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 96 (10.18%) Puppet
2 71 (7.53%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (4.14%) Ansible
4 28 (2.97%) Salt
5 17 (1.80%) Hadoop YARN
6 10 (1.06%) Graphite
6 10 (1.06%) Apache Shiro
6 10 (1.06%) Nagios
7 8 (0.85%) Oozie
8 5 (0.53%) Vagrant
9 4 (0.42%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.32%) Munin
10 3 (0.32%) Capistrano
10 3 (0.32%) Mesos
11 2 (0.21%) yum
12 1 (0.11%) Kibana
12 1 (0.11%) Chukwa
12 1 (0.11%) logstash
12 1 (0.11%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 76 (8.06%) Oracle
2 19 (2.01%) SaltStack
3 17 (1.80%) Cloudera
4 16 (1.70%) Microsoft
5 15 (1.59%) Tableau
6 11 (1.17%) CA
7 8 (0.85%) Google
7 8 (0.85%) VMware
7 8 (0.85%) IBM
8 7 (0.74%) HP
9 6 (0.64%) Sybase
9 6 (0.64%) Splunk
9 6 (0.64%) Hortonworks
9 6 (0.64%) AppDynamics
10 5 (0.53%) Actian
10 5 (0.53%) webMethods
10 5 (0.53%) Omniture
10 5 (0.53%) Coremetrics
10 5 (0.53%) Netezza
10 5 (0.53%) Perforce
Central London / West End
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
TechnoRecruit
Rate: £500 - £600 DOE.
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £375.90 - £399 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £455 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day c£400-£550 p/day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day c£400-£550 p/day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: flexible, highly competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Unspecified flexible, highly competitive
Posted: 4 days ago