The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scala 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.10% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.92% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£591 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £466 £400 £440
% change year-on-year
+16.37% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Scala
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Programming Languages Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
240 189 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 37.74% 38.89% 34.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 99 71
Average daily rate £360 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £475 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 19 26
Average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £25.00 £9.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.89 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.10% +2.94%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scala across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scala across the Essex region.

Scala Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Scala
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 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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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
Southend-on-Sea - 5 £600 -
Scala
East of England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 10 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 8 (80.00%) Ruby
2 8 (80.00%) Ajax
2 8 (80.00%) HTML5
2 8 (80.00%) REST
3 7 (70.00%) CSS3
3 7 (70.00%) Django
3 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (70.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 7 (70.00%) JSON
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) Play Framework
4 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (50.00%) Open Source
5 5 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (40.00%) Kanban
6 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) UNIX
6 4 (40.00%) SOA
6 4 (40.00%) Mac OS X
6 4 (40.00%) Scrum
6 4 (40.00%) Web Design
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) HTTP
7 3 (30.00%) TDD
7 3 (30.00%) Neo4j

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (30.00%) Neo4j
1 3 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) Datomic
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Senior Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Coach
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) Ajax
1 8 (80.00%) HTML5
1 8 (80.00%) REST
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) Play Framework
2 7 (70.00%) CSS3
2 7 (70.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (70.00%) JSON
2 7 (70.00%) Django
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) Middleware
3 2 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (20.00%) JAX-RS
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Biology
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Life Science
2 1 (10.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (40.00%) UNIX
2 4 (40.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Open Source
2 5 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Kanban
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) Web Design
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) Critical Success Factor
5 2 (20.00%) API Design
5 2 (20.00%) User Stories
6 1 (10.00%) DevOps
6 1 (10.00%) Functional Programming
6 1 (10.00%) Customer Insight
6 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Clojure
4 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
1 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) WSO2