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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
UK / England
Rank 109 182 298
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +116
Contract jobs citing Scala 893 637 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.13% 1.33% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.27% 3.45% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 463 264
Median daily rate £525 £505 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.96% -8.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 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
16949 18457 18152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 40.49% 38.66% 38.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11760 12662 12097
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 465 398
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.03 £19.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.39 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 23 February 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
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 23 February 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 +32 540 £550 - 187
South East +90 104 £488 +8.41% 12
North East +27 83 £350 -17.64% 5
West Midlands +32 54 £460 -3.15% 2
Yorkshire +30 53 £525 +5.00% 4
North West +4 30 £450 +5.88% 7
South West +4 12 £425 +21.42% 8
Midlands +5 5 £600 +20.00%
East Midlands -4 4 £574 -4.37% 1
East of England -5 3 £525 +5.00% 5
South Coast - 2 £550 -
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 1340 (68.72%) Java
2 1237 (63.44%) Agile Software Development
3 690 (35.38%) TDD
4 688 (35.28%) Python
5 643 (32.97%) Apache Spark
6 628 (32.21%) Big Data
7 608 (31.18%) Hadoop
8 531 (27.23%) Scrum
9 397 (20.36%) BDD
10 390 (20.00%) Play Framework
11 389 (19.95%) Git (software)
12 380 (19.49%) NoSQL
13 375 (19.23%) HTML
14 372 (19.08%) Linux
15 365 (18.72%) Ruby
16 361 (18.51%) JavaScript
17 349 (17.90%) Continuous Integration
18 348 (17.85%) MongoDB
19 347 (17.79%) REST
20 333 (17.08%) CSS
21 324 (16.62%) Open Source
22 313 (16.05%) Apache Hive
22 313 (16.05%) Jenkins
23 312 (16.00%) SQL
24 304 (15.59%) DevOps
25 303 (15.54%) Spring
26 302 (15.49%) JSON
26 302 (15.49%) Akka
27 290 (14.87%) Kafka
28 282 (14.46%) Amazon AWS

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
1 643 (32.97%) Apache Spark
2 172 (8.82%) Apache
3 136 (6.97%) Elasticsearch
4 107 (5.49%) Confluence
5 94 (4.82%) Apache Pig
6 57 (2.92%) Tomcat
7 33 (1.69%) Apache Solr
8 25 (1.28%) nginx
9 18 (0.92%) SAS
10 15 (0.77%) Jupyter
11 14 (0.72%) WebLogic
12 13 (0.67%) JBoss
13 11 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
14 10 (0.51%) DataSynapse
14 10 (0.51%) Jetty
14 10 (0.51%) OpenStack
14 10 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 7 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
16 6 (0.31%) WebSphere
17 5 (0.26%) Alfresco
Applications
1 22 (1.13%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.51%) SPSS
3 2 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.10%) Stata
4 1 (0.051%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
1 3 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
1 3 (0.15%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 282 (14.46%) Amazon AWS
2 115 (5.90%) GitHub
3 75 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 62 (3.18%) Amazon EC2
5 50 (2.56%) Amazon Kinesis
6 43 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
7 38 (1.95%) Amazon S3
8 36 (1.85%) Amazon EMR
9 31 (1.59%) PaaS
10 27 (1.38%) SaaS
11 17 (0.87%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 17 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
12 16 (0.82%) Google Analytics
13 13 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
14 10 (0.51%) Amazon ELB
14 10 (0.51%) Route 53
14 10 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 8 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
15 8 (0.41%) Azure Machine Learning
16 6 (0.31%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 180 (9.23%) HTTP
2 33 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 26 (1.33%) Kerberos
4 22 (1.13%) Internet
5 21 (1.08%) LDAP
5 21 (1.08%) SSL
6 14 (0.72%) Firewall
7 8 (0.41%) SSH
8 4 (0.21%) Network Security
9 3 (0.15%) SNA
10 2 (0.10%) DNS
10 2 (0.10%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.10%) SMTP
11 1 (0.051%) DSL
11 1 (0.051%) FCAPS
11 1 (0.051%) Intranet
11 1 (0.051%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 628 (32.21%) Big Data
2 608 (31.18%) Hadoop
3 380 (19.49%) NoSQL
4 348 (17.85%) MongoDB
5 313 (16.05%) Apache Hive
6 253 (12.97%) Apache Cassandra
7 235 (12.05%) Relational Database
8 190 (9.74%) PostgreSQL
9 147 (7.54%) MySQL
10 133 (6.82%) HBase
11 78 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
12 77 (3.95%) SQL Server
13 72 (3.69%) Impala
14 68 (3.49%) Sqoop
15 61 (3.13%) RDBMS
16 49 (2.51%) Data Lake
17 43 (2.21%) QlikView
18 40 (2.05%) Neo4j
19 30 (1.54%) Parquet
20 29 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 389 (19.95%) Git (software)
2 313 (16.05%) Jenkins
3 202 (10.36%) JIRA
4 198 (10.15%) Selenium
5 170 (8.72%) Cucumber
6 146 (7.49%) JUnit
7 124 (6.36%) Subversion
8 106 (5.44%) WebDriver
9 80 (4.10%) Maven
10 79 (4.05%) IntelliJ
11 54 (2.77%) RSpec
12 46 (2.36%) Mockito
13 37 (1.90%) Gradle
14 33 (1.69%) Eclipse
15 31 (1.59%) SoapUI
16 28 (1.44%) Vagrant
17 26 (1.33%) Grunt
17 26 (1.33%) Karma Test Runner
18 23 (1.18%) gulp
19 21 (1.08%) TeamCity
General
1 282 (14.46%) Finance
2 225 (11.54%) Banking
3 111 (5.69%) Investment Banking
4 75 (3.85%) Front Office
5 63 (3.23%) Games
6 52 (2.67%) Marketing
7 46 (2.36%) Retail
8 18 (0.92%) Publishing
8 18 (0.92%) Telecoms
9 15 (0.77%) Retail Banking
10 14 (0.72%) Corporate Banking
11 7 (0.36%) Advertising
12 6 (0.31%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.26%) Back Office
13 5 (0.26%) Law
14 4 (0.21%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.10%) German Language
16 1 (0.051%) Online Betting
16 1 (0.051%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1195 (61.28%) Developer
2 672 (34.46%) Scala Developer
3 490 (25.13%) Java Developer
4 231 (11.85%) Java Scala Developer
5 208 (10.67%) Senior Developer
6 205 (10.51%) Data Engineer
7 152 (7.79%) Big Data Engineer
8 123 (6.31%) Architect
9 121 (6.21%) Big Data Developer
10 109 (5.59%) Agile Developer
11 104 (5.33%) Senior Java Developer
12 98 (5.03%) Senior Scala Developer
13 77 (3.95%) Agile Java Developer
14 76 (3.90%) Hadoop Developer
15 70 (3.59%) Hadoop Engineer
16 69 (3.54%) Apache Spark Developer
17 68 (3.49%) Data Scientist
18 64 (3.28%) DevOps Engineer
19 62 (3.18%) Software Engineer
20 60 (3.08%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 390 (20.00%) Play Framework
2 375 (19.23%) HTML
3 347 (17.79%) REST
4 333 (17.08%) CSS
5 303 (15.54%) Spring
6 302 (15.49%) Akka
6 302 (15.49%) JSON
7 290 (14.87%) Kafka
8 274 (14.05%) RESTful
9 268 (13.74%) Web Services
10 242 (12.41%) HTML5
11 173 (8.87%) AngularJS
12 156 (8.00%) CSS3
13 145 (7.44%) Django
14 136 (6.97%) Node.js
15 124 (6.36%) Ruby on Rails
16 122 (6.26%) Ajax
17 112 (5.74%) XML
18 86 (4.41%) Hibernate
19 78 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 118 (6.05%) Algorithms
2 107 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
3 84 (4.31%) User Experience
4 81 (4.15%) Computer Science
5 48 (2.46%) Derivative
6 38 (1.95%) Fintech
6 38 (1.95%) Fixed Income
7 35 (1.79%) Credit Risk
8 31 (1.59%) Data Structures
9 26 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 24 (1.23%) Management Information System
11 23 (1.18%) Grid Computing
12 22 (1.13%) Equities
13 21 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
13 21 (1.08%) Market Risk
14 18 (0.92%) Blog
14 18 (0.92%) Mobile App
15 17 (0.87%) Social Media
16 13 (0.67%) Public Cloud
17 12 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 372 (19.08%) Linux
2 165 (8.46%) Unix
3 67 (3.44%) Windows
4 42 (2.15%) Mac OS X
5 27 (1.38%) Android
6 20 (1.03%) Ubuntu
7 17 (0.87%) Apple iOS
8 12 (0.62%) Mac OS
9 7 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (0.36%) Windows Server
10 6 (0.31%) CentOS
11 4 (0.21%) Solaris
12 2 (0.10%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.051%) Debian
13 1 (0.051%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 1237 (63.44%) Agile Software Development
2 690 (35.38%) TDD
3 531 (27.23%) Scrum
4 397 (20.36%) BDD
5 349 (17.90%) Continuous Integration
6 324 (16.62%) Open Source
7 304 (15.59%) DevOps
8 272 (13.95%) Kanban
9 256 (13.13%) Microservices
10 251 (12.87%) Software Engineering
11 212 (10.87%) Automated Testing
12 193 (9.90%) Analytics
12 193 (9.90%) Pair Programming
13 177 (9.08%) Machine Learning
14 149 (7.64%) Configuration Management
15 137 (7.03%) Web Development
16 131 (6.72%) Continuous Delivery
17 120 (6.15%) Test Automation
18 118 (6.05%) User Stories
19 117 (6.00%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1340 (68.72%) Java
2 688 (35.28%) Python
3 365 (18.72%) Ruby
4 361 (18.51%) JavaScript
5 312 (16.00%) SQL
6 192 (9.85%) R
7 169 (8.67%) C#
8 130 (6.67%) Groovy
9 70 (3.59%) C++
10 69 (3.54%) Clojure
11 61 (3.13%) Perl
12 57 (2.92%) Bash Shell
13 55 (2.82%) Go
14 38 (1.95%) Haskell
14 38 (1.95%) Shell Script
15 24 (1.23%) T-SQL
16 22 (1.13%) C
16 22 (1.13%) PHP
17 12 (0.62%) F#
17 12 (0.62%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 102 (5.23%) Degree
2 65 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 42 (2.15%) PhD
4 39 (2.00%) SC Cleared
5 21 (1.08%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (0.26%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.15%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.15%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.10%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.10%) ISEB
8 2 (0.10%) RHCE
8 2 (0.10%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.051%) CISA
9 1 (0.051%) CISM
9 1 (0.051%) CISSP
9 1 (0.051%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.051%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 146 (7.49%) QA
2 32 (1.64%) WCAG
3 12 (0.62%) SDET
4 7 (0.36%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.10%) ISO20022
6 2 (0.10%) MiFID
6 2 (0.10%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.051%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.051%) GCP
7 1 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 249 (12.77%) Docker
2 112 (5.74%) HDFS
3 65 (3.33%) Apache Flume
4 12 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 12 (0.62%) LXC
5 9 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
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
1 174 (8.92%) Puppet
2 132 (6.77%) Opscode Chef
3 98 (5.03%) Ansible
4 72 (3.69%) Hadoop YARN
5 41 (2.10%) Oozie
6 39 (2.00%) Kubernetes
7 34 (1.74%) Mesos
8 32 (1.64%) Kibana
9 27 (1.38%) Grafana
10 17 (0.87%) Terraform
11 16 (0.82%) logstash
12 11 (0.56%) Nagios
13 10 (0.51%) Ambari
14 9 (0.46%) Rsyslog
14 9 (0.46%) Salt
15 8 (0.41%) rkt
16 6 (0.31%) ZABBIX
17 5 (0.26%) Marathon
18 4 (0.21%) Packer
19 3 (0.15%) Control-M
Vendors
1 96 (4.92%) Cloudera
2 82 (4.21%) Google
3 75 (3.85%) Oracle
4 72 (3.69%) Microsoft
5 65 (3.33%) Hortonworks
6 33 (1.69%) Atlassian
7 32 (1.64%) Tableau
8 26 (1.33%) Splunk
9 25 (1.28%) Teradata
10 18 (0.92%) VMware
11 16 (0.82%) IBM
11 16 (0.82%) MapR
11 16 (0.82%) MicroStrategy
12 11 (0.56%) New Relic
13 10 (0.51%) hybris
13 10 (0.51%) Red Hat
14 9 (0.46%) Ab Initio
14 9 (0.46%) Talend
15 8 (0.41%) AppDynamics
15 8 (0.41%) RapidMiner
North West
Rullion
Posted: 6 hours ago
South East London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Icore Tech
Rate: £400 - £401 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 11 hours ago
Newcastle, County Down
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £485 - £510 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Bentley Whitaker
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Bentley Whitaker
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £535 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £375 - £440 per day + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £475 - £550 per day + 6 Month Contract
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £490.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Shipley, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago