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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 260 287 363
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +76
Contract jobs citing Scala 359 277 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.77% 0.63% 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.04% 1.68% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 244 121
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£550 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £750 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
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
17638 16517 15639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.98% 37.55% 38.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11904 10560 9767
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 392 460 661
Average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.18 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.15 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +6 258 £550 - 94
North West -6 26 £530 +32.50% 5
Yorkshire +8 19 £605 +30.81% 2
South East +7 15 £363 -19.44% 3
North East - 15 £450 -
South West -10 14 £401 +6.80% 3
West Midlands - 7 £465 - 1
East of England - 5 £500 - 2
East Midlands - - - -
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 601 (78.26%) Java
2 527 (68.62%) Agile Software Development
3 290 (37.76%) TDD
4 231 (30.08%) HTML
5 222 (28.91%) Python
6 220 (28.65%) Ruby
7 197 (25.65%) JavaScript
8 193 (25.13%) Scrum
9 179 (23.31%) Linux
10 158 (20.57%) MongoDB
11 154 (20.05%) CSS
12 150 (19.53%) Hadoop
13 149 (19.40%) BDD
14 141 (18.36%) Spring
14 141 (18.36%) Big Data
15 139 (18.10%) HTML5
16 129 (16.80%) Continuous Integration
17 122 (15.89%) NoSQL
18 120 (15.63%) RESTful
19 118 (15.36%) UNIX
20 117 (15.23%) Open Source
21 112 (14.58%) REST
22 111 (14.45%) Git (software)
23 110 (14.32%) Web Services
24 92 (11.98%) C#
24 92 (11.98%) JSON
25 90 (11.72%) DevOps
26 89 (11.59%) Play Framework
27 88 (11.46%) SQL
27 88 (11.46%) OO

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 85 (11.07%) Apache Spark
2 84 (10.94%) Node.js
3 46 (5.99%) Apache
4 36 (4.69%) Tomcat
5 29 (3.78%) JBoss
6 24 (3.13%) Confluence
7 21 (2.73%) Apache Pig
8 16 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (1.43%) Apache Solr
10 7 (0.91%) Jetty
10 7 (0.91%) WebSphere
11 6 (0.78%) Alfresco
11 6 (0.78%) nginx
11 6 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (0.65%) CMS
13 4 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.52%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.52%) MQSeries
13 4 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (1.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (0.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.13%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (1.43%) SaaS
3 8 (1.04%) GitHub
4 7 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.39%) PaaS
6 3 (0.39%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.26%) AWS Data Pipeline
7 2 (0.26%) ElastiCache
7 2 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.13%) Heroku
8 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.13%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 68 (8.85%) HTTP
2 9 (1.17%) SSL
2 9 (1.17%) LDAP
3 8 (1.04%) AMQP
3 8 (1.04%) Internet
3 8 (1.04%) DSL
4 7 (0.91%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.65%) Firewall
6 3 (0.39%) MQTT
7 2 (0.26%) SSH
8 1 (0.13%) FTP
8 1 (0.13%) VPN
8 1 (0.13%) SNA
8 1 (0.13%) DNS
8 1 (0.13%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (20.57%) MongoDB
2 150 (19.53%) Hadoop
3 141 (18.36%) Big Data
4 122 (15.89%) NoSQL
5 83 (10.81%) Apache Cassandra
6 76 (9.90%) Relational Database
7 52 (6.77%) Apache Hive
8 49 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
9 46 (5.99%) MySQL
10 34 (4.43%) HBase
11 28 (3.65%) Redis
12 23 (2.99%) SQL Server
13 16 (2.08%) MariaDB
14 15 (1.95%) RDBMS
15 13 (1.69%) Couchbase
16 11 (1.43%) Impala
17 10 (1.30%) OrientDB
18 9 (1.17%) DB2
18 9 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
19 7 (0.91%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 111 (14.45%) Git (software)
2 75 (9.77%) Jenkins
3 68 (8.85%) Maven
4 66 (8.59%) Cucumber
5 63 (8.20%) Selenium
6 61 (7.94%) Subversion
7 51 (6.64%) JIRA
8 45 (5.86%) JUnit
9 23 (2.99%) Artifactory
9 23 (2.99%) WebDriver
10 21 (2.73%) Hudson
11 16 (2.08%) Jasmine
12 14 (1.82%) Ant
13 13 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 12 (1.56%) Sinon.JS
14 12 (1.56%) Gradle
14 12 (1.56%) QUnit
14 12 (1.56%) JBehave
15 11 (1.43%) Visual Studio
15 11 (1.43%) Mockito
General
1 81 (10.55%) Banking
2 78 (10.16%) Finance
3 47 (6.12%) Front Office
4 34 (4.43%) Investment Banking
5 11 (1.43%) Games
6 10 (1.30%) Telecoms
7 7 (0.91%) Back Office
8 6 (0.78%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.78%) Advertising
9 5 (0.65%) Retail
10 4 (0.52%) Marketing
10 4 (0.52%) Publishing
11 3 (0.39%) Legal
12 1 (0.13%) Law
12 1 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 501 (65.23%) Developer
2 196 (25.52%) Java Developer
3 191 (24.87%) Scala Developer
4 96 (12.50%) Architect
5 75 (9.77%) Senior Developer
6 49 (6.38%) Technical Architect
7 26 (3.39%) Big Data Developer
8 25 (3.26%) Senior Java Developer
9 23 (2.99%) Hadoop Developer
10 21 (2.73%) Software Engineer
11 19 (2.47%) Lead Developer
12 18 (2.34%) Digital Architect
12 18 (2.34%) Solutions Architect
13 16 (2.08%) Front-End Developer
14 15 (1.95%) Web Developer
14 15 (1.95%) DevOps Engineer
15 14 (1.82%) ScrumMaster
16 13 (1.69%) Analyst
16 13 (1.69%) JavaScript Developer
16 13 (1.69%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 231 (30.08%) HTML
2 154 (20.05%) CSS
3 141 (18.36%) Spring
4 139 (18.10%) HTML5
5 120 (15.63%) RESTful
6 112 (14.58%) REST
7 110 (14.32%) Web Services
8 92 (11.98%) JSON
9 89 (11.59%) Play Framework
10 84 (10.94%) Akka
11 78 (10.16%) Hibernate
12 66 (8.59%) CSS3
13 61 (7.94%) Ajax
14 57 (7.42%) AngularJS
15 55 (7.16%) Django
16 52 (6.77%) J2EE
17 49 (6.38%) XML
18 41 (5.34%) Spring MVC
19 36 (4.69%) Ruby on Rails
20 31 (4.04%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 117 (15.23%) Open Source
2 41 (5.34%) Computer Science
3 35 (4.56%) Visualisation
4 31 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (3.91%) Derivative
6 24 (3.13%) User Experience
7 21 (2.73%) Algorithms
8 20 (2.60%) Digital Media
9 14 (1.82%) Data Structures
10 13 (1.69%) Equity Derivative
11 12 (1.56%) Statistics
11 12 (1.56%) Equities
12 10 (1.30%) Market Risk
12 10 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 7 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
13 7 (0.91%) Web 2.0
13 7 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (0.78%) Mobile App
14 6 (0.78%) Fixed Income
15 5 (0.65%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 179 (23.31%) Linux
2 118 (15.36%) UNIX
3 54 (7.03%) Mac OS X
4 26 (3.39%) Windows
5 20 (2.60%) Ubuntu
6 11 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.30%) CentOS
8 5 (0.65%) MVS
8 5 (0.65%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.65%) Android
8 5 (0.65%) VME
9 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 527 (68.62%) Agile Software Development
2 290 (37.76%) TDD
3 193 (25.13%) Scrum
4 149 (19.40%) BDD
5 129 (16.80%) Continuous Integration
6 90 (11.72%) DevOps
7 88 (11.46%) OO
8 80 (10.42%) Kanban
9 73 (9.51%) Web Development
9 73 (9.51%) Mentoring
10 72 (9.38%) Pair Programming
11 63 (8.20%) Configuration Management
12 62 (8.07%) MVC
13 58 (7.55%) Functional Programming
14 56 (7.29%) Software Engineering
15 55 (7.16%) SOA
16 52 (6.77%) Multithreading
17 46 (5.99%) OOP
18 43 (5.60%) User Stories
19 42 (5.47%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 601 (78.26%) Java
2 222 (28.91%) Python
3 220 (28.65%) Ruby
4 197 (25.65%) JavaScript
5 92 (11.98%) C#
6 88 (11.46%) SQL
7 67 (8.72%) Groovy
8 52 (6.77%) C++
9 41 (5.34%) PHP
10 28 (3.65%) Perl
11 24 (3.13%) Clojure
11 24 (3.13%) Golang
12 21 (2.73%) R
13 20 (2.60%) Haskell
14 18 (2.34%) Shell Script
14 18 (2.34%) C
15 15 (1.95%) Bash Shell
16 11 (1.43%) VB
16 11 (1.43%) XQuery
17 8 (1.04%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 58 (7.55%) Degree
2 29 (3.78%) Security Cleared
3 11 (1.43%) ISTQB
4 10 (1.30%) ISEB
5 9 (1.17%) SC Cleared
6 5 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.26%) PhD
9 1 (0.13%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.13%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.73%) QA
2 3 (0.39%) COBIT
3 1 (0.13%) Basel III
3 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 22 (2.86%) HDFS
2 14 (1.82%) Apache Flume
3 13 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (1.69%) Docker
4 3 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.13%) vCloud
6 1 (0.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 74 (9.64%) Puppet
2 49 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (4.56%) Ansible
4 17 (2.21%) Hadoop YARN
5 16 (2.08%) Nagios
6 14 (1.82%) ZABBIX
7 10 (1.30%) Salt
8 8 (1.04%) Oozie
8 8 (1.04%) Mesos
9 3 (0.39%) yum
10 2 (0.26%) Ambari
10 2 (0.26%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.13%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.13%) logstash
11 1 (0.13%) Kibana
Vendors
1 39 (5.08%) Oracle
2 22 (2.86%) Microsoft
2 22 (2.86%) VMware
3 12 (1.56%) Rackspace
4 10 (1.30%) Twitter
5 8 (1.04%) Perforce
6 7 (0.91%) Red Hat
7 5 (0.65%) Akamai
7 5 (0.65%) Google
8 4 (0.52%) Hortonworks
8 4 (0.52%) HP
9 3 (0.39%) Mercator
9 3 (0.39%) Sybase
9 3 (0.39%) Netezza
9 3 (0.39%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.26%) GigaSpaces
10 2 (0.26%) Zend
10 2 (0.26%) Reuters
10 2 (0.26%) Temenos
10 2 (0.26%) IBM
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montagu Black
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Morpheus Search Partners Limited
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £850 per day + Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Aquent
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Fusion Experience
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £850 per day + Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
City of London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £425 - 450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago