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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 193 277 378
Rank change year-on-year
+84 +101
Contract jobs citing Scala 640 359 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.19% 0.70% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.08% 1.87% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 270 142
Average daily rate
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£550 £475 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £440
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Scala
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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
20781 19153 19022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.57% 37.42% 39.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 14206 12347 12166
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.62% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 469 392 514
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.16 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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
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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 +76 479 £575 +15.00% 122
North East -3 50 £470 +17.56% 6
North West -10 37 £475 -3.06% 3
East Midlands +10 21 £381 +12.95% 2
South East -19 19 £494 +51.92% 10
Yorkshire -20 12 £425 -44.28% 1
East of England - 12 £500 - 3
West Midlands +5 10 £405 +4.51%
South West -14 2 £375 +25.00% 2
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Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 780 (73.45%) Java
2 640 (60.26%) Agile Software Development
3 394 (37.10%) TDD
4 254 (23.92%) Scrum
5 247 (23.26%) HTML
6 244 (22.98%) MongoDB
7 240 (22.60%) Ruby
8 228 (21.47%) Git (software)
9 217 (20.43%) Hadoop
10 215 (20.24%) Python
11 213 (20.06%) Linux
12 212 (19.96%) Big Data
13 210 (19.77%) JavaScript
14 208 (19.59%) NoSQL
15 195 (18.36%) Spring
16 188 (17.70%) BDD
17 184 (17.33%) Banking
17 184 (17.33%) Finance
18 181 (17.04%) Play Framework
19 179 (16.85%) RESTful
20 173 (16.29%) Open Source
21 155 (14.60%) Pair Programming
21 155 (14.60%) Apache Spark
22 150 (14.12%) CSS
23 148 (13.94%) Continuous Integration
24 142 (13.37%) Subversion
25 141 (13.28%) SQL
26 140 (13.18%) REST
27 136 (12.81%) HTML5
28 129 (12.15%) JSON

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 155 (14.60%) Apache Spark
2 85 (8.00%) Node.js
3 42 (3.95%) Tomcat
4 38 (3.58%) Confluence
5 37 (3.48%) Apache Pig
6 33 (3.11%) Apache
6 33 (3.11%) Oracle Coherence
7 32 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
8 20 (1.88%) Jetty
9 19 (1.79%) MQSeries
9 19 (1.79%) Cloud Foundry
10 17 (1.60%) JBoss
11 12 (1.13%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.56%) WebSphere
13 5 (0.47%) WebLogic
14 4 (0.38%) CMS
14 4 (0.38%) SAS
14 4 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
14 4 (0.38%) Umbraco
14 4 (0.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (0.28%) HipChat
2 1 (0.094%) MS Office
2 1 (0.094%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.094%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.094%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.28%) WebTrends
1 3 (0.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 107 (10.08%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (1.41%) GitHub
4 14 (1.32%) PaaS
5 7 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.38%) SaaS
7 4 (0.38%) Google Analytics
7 4 (0.38%) Heroku
7 4 (0.38%) Engine Yard
8 3 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.094%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.094%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.094%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.094%) IaaS
9 1 (0.094%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.094%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 103 (9.70%) HTTP
2 17 (1.60%) TCP/IP
3 15 (1.41%) SSL
4 13 (1.22%) Internet
5 12 (1.13%) Network Security
6 4 (0.38%) AMQP
7 3 (0.28%) ZigBee
7 3 (0.28%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.19%) LDAP
8 2 (0.19%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.19%) DSL
9 1 (0.094%) X.509
9 1 (0.094%) Skype
9 1 (0.094%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (22.98%) MongoDB
2 217 (20.43%) Hadoop
3 212 (19.96%) Big Data
4 208 (19.59%) NoSQL
5 113 (10.64%) Apache Cassandra
6 100 (9.42%) Relational Database
7 87 (8.19%) MySQL
8 86 (8.10%) PostgreSQL
9 70 (6.59%) Apache Hive
10 53 (4.99%) HBase
11 51 (4.80%) Impala
12 38 (3.58%) SQL Server
13 30 (2.82%) CouchDB
14 28 (2.64%) Redis
15 25 (2.35%) Oracle Database
16 24 (2.26%) RDBMS
17 21 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
18 20 (1.88%) Couchbase
19 17 (1.60%) QlikView
20 14 (1.32%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 228 (21.47%) Git (software)
2 142 (13.37%) Subversion
3 121 (11.39%) Jenkins
4 84 (7.91%) Cucumber
5 69 (6.50%) JIRA
6 65 (6.12%) Selenium
7 52 (4.90%) Maven
8 49 (4.61%) JUnit
9 34 (3.20%) TeamCity
10 32 (3.01%) WebDriver
11 29 (2.73%) Gradle
12 27 (2.54%) Mercurial
13 26 (2.45%) Jasmine
14 22 (2.07%) Mockito
15 13 (1.22%) Ant
15 13 (1.22%) TestNG
16 11 (1.04%) IntelliJ
16 11 (1.04%) JMeter
16 11 (1.04%) Grunt
17 9 (0.85%) SonarQube
General
1 184 (17.33%) Finance
1 184 (17.33%) Banking
2 112 (10.55%) Investment Banking
3 93 (8.76%) Front Office
4 19 (1.79%) Publishing
5 11 (1.04%) Games
6 9 (0.85%) Retail
7 4 (0.38%) Advertising
8 3 (0.28%) Marketing
8 3 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (0.28%) Legal
8 3 (0.28%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.19%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.19%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.094%) International Banking
10 1 (0.094%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 744 (70.06%) Developer
2 308 (29.00%) Scala Developer
3 272 (25.61%) Java Developer
4 134 (12.62%) Architect
5 93 (8.76%) Senior Developer
6 83 (7.82%) Technical Architect
7 49 (4.61%) Senior Java Developer
8 38 (3.58%) Agile Java Developer
9 37 (3.48%) Hadoop Developer
10 35 (3.30%) Senior Architect
11 33 (3.11%) Digital Architect
12 30 (2.82%) Big Data Developer
13 29 (2.73%) Senior Technical Architect
14 28 (2.64%) Software Engineer
15 27 (2.54%) Solutions Architect
16 26 (2.45%) Digital Technical Architect
17 25 (2.35%) Web Developer
18 24 (2.26%) Senior Scala Developer
19 22 (2.07%) DevOps Engineer
20 19 (1.79%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 247 (23.26%) HTML
2 195 (18.36%) Spring
3 181 (17.04%) Play Framework
4 179 (16.85%) RESTful
5 150 (14.12%) CSS
6 140 (13.18%) REST
7 136 (12.81%) HTML5
8 129 (12.15%) JSON
9 121 (11.39%) Akka
10 108 (10.17%) Hibernate
11 103 (9.70%) Web Services
12 87 (8.19%) J2EE
13 83 (7.82%) AngularJS
14 81 (7.63%) Django
15 64 (6.03%) Kafka
16 59 (5.56%) Spring MVC
17 58 (5.46%) JMS
17 58 (5.46%) Ajax
18 57 (5.37%) Ruby on Rails
19 55 (5.18%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 58 (5.46%) User Experience
2 56 (5.27%) Derivative
3 48 (4.52%) Visualisation
4 42 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (3.30%) Algorithms
6 33 (3.11%) Equity Derivative
7 31 (2.92%) Fixed Income
8 29 (2.73%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 27 (2.54%) Data Structures
10 23 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
11 21 (1.98%) Mobile App
12 18 (1.69%) Market Risk
13 16 (1.51%) Computer Science
13 16 (1.51%) Equities
14 14 (1.32%) Credit Risk
15 13 (1.22%) Mathematics
16 12 (1.13%) Social Media
17 10 (0.94%) Data Integration
17 10 (0.94%) Grid Computing
18 9 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 213 (20.06%) Linux
2 121 (11.39%) UNIX
3 61 (5.74%) Mac OS X
4 16 (1.51%) Windows
5 11 (1.04%) Android
6 10 (0.94%) CentOS
6 10 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (0.85%) Apple iOS
8 7 (0.66%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.66%) VME
8 7 (0.66%) MVS
9 5 (0.47%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 640 (60.26%) Agile Software Development
2 394 (37.10%) TDD
3 254 (23.92%) Scrum
4 188 (17.70%) BDD
5 173 (16.29%) Open Source
6 155 (14.60%) Pair Programming
7 148 (13.94%) Continuous Integration
8 113 (10.64%) Kanban
9 107 (10.08%) DevOps
10 105 (9.89%) Configuration Management
11 89 (8.38%) Multithreading
12 87 (8.19%) OO
13 82 (7.72%) Software Engineering
14 79 (7.44%) Functional Programming
15 77 (7.25%) SOA
15 77 (7.25%) MVC
16 74 (6.97%) Mentoring
17 68 (6.40%) Web Development
18 51 (4.80%) Responsive Web Design
18 51 (4.80%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 780 (73.45%) Java
2 240 (22.60%) Ruby
3 215 (20.24%) Python
4 210 (19.77%) JavaScript
5 141 (13.28%) SQL
6 93 (8.76%) Groovy
7 78 (7.34%) C#
8 69 (6.50%) C++
9 43 (4.05%) Perl
10 39 (3.67%) Go
11 32 (3.01%) Clojure
12 26 (2.45%) PHP
13 23 (2.17%) R
14 16 (1.51%) Bash Shell
15 12 (1.13%) Haskell
16 10 (0.94%) T-SQL
17 7 (0.66%) Shell Script
18 6 (0.56%) CoffeeScript
18 6 (0.56%) C
19 3 (0.28%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 40 (3.77%) Security Cleared
2 30 (2.82%) Degree
3 12 (1.13%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.28%) PhD
5 2 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.19%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.094%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (5.18%) QA
2 8 (0.75%) SLA
3 5 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.19%) COBIT
5 1 (0.094%) Basel III
5 1 (0.094%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 52 (4.90%) Docker
2 51 (4.80%) HDFS
3 14 (1.32%) Apache Flume
4 7 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.66%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.28%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.094%) GPFS
6 1 (0.094%) NFS
Systems Management
1 101 (9.51%) Puppet
2 71 (6.69%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (3.67%) Ansible
4 25 (2.35%) Salt
5 20 (1.88%) Oozie
6 11 (1.04%) Hadoop YARN
7 10 (0.94%) Graphite
8 8 (0.75%) Apache Shiro
8 8 (0.75%) Vagrant
9 7 (0.66%) Nagios
10 5 (0.47%) Ambari
10 5 (0.47%) Mesos
11 4 (0.38%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.28%) Munin
13 2 (0.19%) Capistrano
13 2 (0.19%) Graylog
14 1 (0.094%) Chukwa
14 1 (0.094%) Kibana
14 1 (0.094%) logstash
14 1 (0.094%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 78 (7.34%) Oracle
2 22 (2.07%) Cloudera
2 22 (2.07%) SaltStack
3 17 (1.60%) Microsoft
3 17 (1.60%) CA
4 12 (1.13%) VMware
5 11 (1.04%) Google
6 8 (0.75%) IBM
6 8 (0.75%) Actian
7 7 (0.66%) SOASTA, Inc
7 7 (0.66%) Red Gate
7 7 (0.66%) Splunk
7 7 (0.66%) HP
8 6 (0.56%) Sybase
8 6 (0.56%) Perforce
8 6 (0.56%) Tableau
8 6 (0.56%) Hortonworks
8 6 (0.56%) AppDynamics
8 6 (0.56%) MapR
9 5 (0.47%) Teradata
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 48 minutes ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day c£400-£550 p/day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Square One Resources
Rate: market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £490.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day c£400-£550 p/day
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Client Server
Rate: £675 to £700 p/day
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £550 to £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £450 - £451 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Arrows Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago