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 24 June 2016 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 166 246 271
Rank change year-on-year
+80 +25
Contract jobs citing Scala 774 469 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.57% 0.92% 0.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.01% 2.40% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 584 341 303
Median daily rate £518 £550 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.90% +11.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
19287 19510 18530
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.11% 38.34% 37.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13447 13243 12273
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 413 394 405
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.95 £19.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.10 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 24 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the England region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +47 464 £525 -4.54% 154
South East +97 125 £500 +8.10% 22
West Midlands +33 59 £451 +4.94% 1
Yorkshire +42 54 £450 +13.92% 5
North West -2 34 £500 - 9
North East -69 20 £450 -4.25% 3
South West +13 12 £363 -12.12% 8
East of England +11 6 £388 -13.88% 3
East Midlands -10 3 - -
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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 1153 (79.03%) Java
2 1002 (68.68%) Agile Software Development
3 585 (40.10%) TDD
4 560 (38.38%) Scrum
5 416 (28.51%) Python
6 409 (28.03%) Play Framework
7 386 (26.46%) HTML
8 375 (25.70%) Spring
8 375 (25.70%) MongoDB
9 374 (25.63%) REST
10 363 (24.88%) CSS
11 354 (24.26%) Open Source
12 351 (24.06%) JavaScript
13 337 (23.10%) Ruby
14 335 (22.96%) Continuous Integration
15 323 (22.14%) NoSQL
16 319 (21.86%) Apache Spark
17 315 (21.59%) Hadoop
18 310 (21.25%) BDD
19 309 (21.18%) Big Data
20 305 (20.90%) Git (software)
21 291 (19.95%) Linux
22 261 (17.89%) HTML5
23 253 (17.34%) Pair Programming
24 252 (17.27%) JSON
25 242 (16.59%) Akka
26 238 (16.31%) RESTful
27 230 (15.76%) Jenkins
28 227 (15.56%) Apache Cassandra
29 219 (15.01%) HTTP

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
1 319 (21.86%) Apache Spark
2 88 (6.03%) Confluence
3 82 (5.62%) Apache
4 74 (5.07%) Elasticsearch
5 66 (4.52%) Apache Pig
6 27 (1.85%) WebLogic
7 26 (1.78%) Tomcat
8 17 (1.17%) nginx
9 16 (1.10%) JBoss
10 13 (0.89%) SAS
11 12 (0.82%) OpenStack
12 10 (0.69%) WebLogic Portal
13 9 (0.62%) Cloud Foundry
14 7 (0.48%) Jetty
14 7 (0.48%) SharePoint
15 6 (0.41%) Apache Solr
16 5 (0.34%) Alfresco
16 5 (0.34%) CMS
17 4 (0.27%) Oracle Coherence
17 4 (0.27%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 5 (0.34%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.069%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.069%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.069%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 160 (10.97%) Amazon AWS
2 112 (7.68%) GitHub
3 34 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (1.17%) SaaS
6 13 (0.89%) Amazon EMR
6 13 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
7 12 (0.82%) Heroku
8 10 (0.69%) Amazon S3
8 10 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (0.55%) Google App Engine
9 8 (0.55%) IaaS
10 6 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
10 6 (0.41%) PaaS
11 5 (0.34%) Amazon Kinesis
12 4 (0.27%) AdWords
13 3 (0.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 3 (0.21%) AWS CloudTrail
13 3 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 219 (15.01%) HTTP
2 29 (1.99%) Internet
3 17 (1.17%) SSL
3 17 (1.17%) TCP/IP
4 14 (0.96%) Network Security
5 5 (0.34%) Kerberos
5 5 (0.34%) LDAP
6 4 (0.27%) AMQP
6 4 (0.27%) DSL
7 3 (0.21%) DNS
7 3 (0.21%) OpenVPN
8 2 (0.14%) Intranet
9 1 (0.069%) FCAPS
9 1 (0.069%) Firewall
9 1 (0.069%) FTP
9 1 (0.069%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.069%) SNA
9 1 (0.069%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 375 (25.70%) MongoDB
2 323 (22.14%) NoSQL
3 315 (21.59%) Hadoop
4 309 (21.18%) Big Data
5 227 (15.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 160 (10.97%) Relational Database
7 156 (10.69%) Apache Hive
8 132 (9.05%) MySQL
9 110 (7.54%) PostgreSQL
10 83 (5.69%) HBase
11 48 (3.29%) Neo4j
12 34 (2.33%) SQL Server
13 32 (2.19%) RDBMS
14 28 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 27 (1.85%) Impala
16 24 (1.64%) Redis
17 23 (1.58%) Hazelcast
17 23 (1.58%) OrientDB
18 21 (1.44%) CouchDB
19 17 (1.17%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 305 (20.90%) Git (software)
2 230 (15.76%) Jenkins
3 161 (11.03%) JUnit
4 159 (10.90%) Subversion
5 129 (8.84%) Cucumber
6 110 (7.54%) JIRA
7 103 (7.06%) Selenium
8 77 (5.28%) Maven
9 57 (3.91%) Gradle
10 55 (3.77%) WebDriver
11 46 (3.15%) Hudson
12 43 (2.95%) IntelliJ
13 38 (2.60%) Mercurial
14 23 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 22 (1.51%) Vagrant
16 20 (1.37%) Mockito
17 17 (1.17%) Ant
17 17 (1.17%) Eclipse
18 16 (1.10%) Bitbucket
18 16 (1.10%) RSpec
General
1 139 (9.53%) Finance
2 107 (7.33%) Banking
3 40 (2.74%) Investment Banking
4 39 (2.67%) Retail
5 21 (1.44%) Front Office
6 15 (1.03%) Financial Institution
7 12 (0.82%) Marketing
8 11 (0.75%) Games
9 10 (0.69%) Publishing
10 8 (0.55%) Advertising
11 7 (0.48%) Back Office
12 6 (0.41%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.21%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.14%) Law
15 1 (0.069%) Electronics
15 1 (0.069%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1074 (73.61%) Developer
2 581 (39.82%) Scala Developer
3 522 (35.78%) Java Developer
4 244 (16.72%) Java Scala Developer
5 184 (12.61%) Senior Developer
6 153 (10.49%) Agile Developer
7 129 (8.84%) Senior Java Developer
8 117 (8.02%) Agile Java Developer
9 111 (7.61%) Architect
10 94 (6.44%) Big Data Developer
11 84 (5.76%) Senior Scala Developer
12 79 (5.41%) Data Engineer
13 78 (5.35%) Hadoop Developer
13 78 (5.35%) Software Engineer
14 66 (4.52%) Software Developer
15 63 (4.32%) Hadoop Engineer
16 56 (3.84%) Senior Java Scala Developer
17 55 (3.77%) Lead Developer
18 53 (3.63%) Apache Spark Developer
19 47 (3.22%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 409 (28.03%) Play Framework
2 386 (26.46%) HTML
3 375 (25.70%) Spring
4 374 (25.63%) REST
5 363 (24.88%) CSS
6 261 (17.89%) HTML5
7 252 (17.27%) JSON
8 242 (16.59%) Akka
9 238 (16.31%) RESTful
10 196 (13.43%) CSS3
11 184 (12.61%) Node.js
12 166 (11.38%) Web Services
13 139 (9.53%) Ajax
14 134 (9.18%) Hibernate
15 133 (9.12%) Ruby on Rails
16 119 (8.16%) Django
17 118 (8.09%) Kafka
18 105 (7.20%) XML
19 97 (6.65%) AngularJS
20 91 (6.24%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 62 (4.25%) User Experience
2 53 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (2.81%) Visualisation
4 34 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 33 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
6 30 (2.06%) Algorithms
7 26 (1.78%) Equities
8 20 (1.37%) Statistics
9 18 (1.23%) Derivative
9 18 (1.23%) Mathematics
9 18 (1.23%) Mobile App
10 16 (1.10%) Data Structures
10 16 (1.10%) Wiki
11 14 (0.96%) Data Centre
12 11 (0.75%) Cyberthreat
12 11 (0.75%) Fintech
13 10 (0.69%) Digital Media
13 10 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (0.69%) Reference Data
14 9 (0.62%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 291 (19.95%) Linux
2 138 (9.46%) Unix
3 60 (4.11%) Mac OS X
4 32 (2.19%) Windows
5 20 (1.37%) Android
6 17 (1.17%) Apple iOS
6 17 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (0.82%) Mac OS
8 6 (0.41%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.27%) CentOS
10 3 (0.21%) Fedora
10 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.14%) Mesosphere
12 1 (0.069%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.069%) Solaris
12 1 (0.069%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.069%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.069%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.069%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1002 (68.68%) Agile Software Development
2 585 (40.10%) TDD
3 560 (38.38%) Scrum
4 354 (24.26%) Open Source
5 335 (22.96%) Continuous Integration
6 310 (21.25%) BDD
7 253 (17.34%) Pair Programming
8 213 (14.60%) Kanban
9 194 (13.30%) DevOps
10 190 (13.02%) Microservices
11 160 (10.97%) Automated Testing
12 158 (10.83%) Software Engineering
13 138 (9.46%) Configuration Management
14 133 (9.12%) Web Development
15 132 (9.05%) Continuous Delivery
16 131 (8.98%) Responsive Web Design
17 122 (8.36%) OO
18 115 (7.88%) Web Design
19 114 (7.81%) Mentoring
20 97 (6.65%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1153 (79.03%) Java
2 416 (28.51%) Python
3 351 (24.06%) JavaScript
4 337 (23.10%) Ruby
5 207 (14.19%) SQL
6 122 (8.36%) C#
7 117 (8.02%) Clojure
8 110 (7.54%) Groovy
9 43 (2.95%) Go
10 41 (2.81%) R
11 34 (2.33%) C++
11 34 (2.33%) PHP
12 32 (2.19%) Perl
13 24 (1.64%) Haskell
14 23 (1.58%) Jython
15 19 (1.30%) C
16 17 (1.17%) PL/SQL
17 13 (0.89%) Erlang
18 12 (0.82%) Shell Script
19 11 (0.75%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 102 (6.99%) Security Cleared
2 52 (3.56%) SC Cleared
3 41 (2.81%) Degree
4 15 (1.03%) DV Cleared
5 12 (0.82%) PhD
6 6 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (0.41%) ISEB
6 6 (0.41%) ISTQB
6 6 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.27%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.14%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.14%) MCSD
8 2 (0.14%) MCSE
8 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.069%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (3.15%) QA
2 12 (0.82%) Data Quality
3 10 (0.69%) SDET
4 7 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.14%) WCAG
6 1 (0.069%) MiFID
System Software
1 166 (11.38%) Docker
2 52 (3.56%) HDFS
3 34 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
4 28 (1.92%) Apache Flume
5 7 (0.48%) KVM
5 7 (0.48%) Xen
6 4 (0.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.27%) etcd
7 3 (0.21%) LXC
8 2 (0.14%) Squid
9 1 (0.069%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.069%) Varnish
9 1 (0.069%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (0.069%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 150 (10.28%) Puppet
2 49 (3.36%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (1.85%) Ansible
4 17 (1.17%) Kubernetes
5 13 (0.89%) Hadoop YARN
6 12 (0.82%) Mesos
7 11 (0.75%) Oozie
8 10 (0.69%) Graphite
9 8 (0.55%) Ganglia
9 8 (0.55%) StatsD
10 6 (0.41%) Consul
11 5 (0.34%) Nagios
12 4 (0.27%) Ambari
12 4 (0.27%) Kibana
13 3 (0.21%) Nessus
13 3 (0.21%) Rundeck
13 3 (0.21%) Salt
14 2 (0.14%) Control-M
14 2 (0.14%) Grafana
14 2 (0.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 99 (6.79%) Google
2 76 (5.21%) Oracle
3 50 (3.43%) Cloudera
4 22 (1.51%) webMethods
5 19 (1.30%) Adobe
6 18 (1.23%) Hortonworks
7 13 (0.89%) New Relic
7 13 (0.89%) Red Hat
8 12 (0.82%) Atlassian
9 11 (0.75%) AppDynamics
9 11 (0.75%) VMware
10 10 (0.69%) MapR
11 9 (0.62%) IBM
11 9 (0.62%) Microsoft
11 9 (0.62%) Tableau
12 8 (0.55%) SaltStack
13 7 (0.48%) CA
13 7 (0.48%) Twitter
14 6 (0.41%) Dynatrace
15 5 (0.34%) Greenplum
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