The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 50 67 69
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Contract jobs citing Scala 9 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.51% 0.46% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.47% 1.20% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £456 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Scala
Scotland

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

Programming Languages Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
259 333 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.31% 38.14% 48.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 153 180
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 1
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +214.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing Scala as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Scala Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Scala.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) Sybase
2 9 (75.00%) DB2
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) Unix
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) JUnit
4 7 (58.33%) Spring
5 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (50.00%) J2SE
5 6 (50.00%) RDBMS
5 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (41.67%) Perl
6 5 (41.67%) Equity Derivative
6 5 (41.67%) Finance
6 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (41.67%) Banking
7 4 (33.33%) VBA
7 4 (33.33%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
9 2 (16.67%) JMS
9 2 (16.67%) OOD
9 2 (16.67%) .NET
9 2 (16.67%) OO
9 2 (16.67%) Python
9 2 (16.67%) Front Office
9 2 (16.67%) Mathematics

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) DB2
2 6 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (16.67%) Ranorex
2 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Front Office
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) Scala Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Java Scala Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Test Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) J2SE
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) JMS
4 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (41.67%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (8.33%) Derivative
4 1 (8.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
1 9 (75.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) OOD
4 2 (16.67%) Open Source
4 2 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
5 1 (8.33%) Low Latency
5 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
5 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Perl
4 4 (33.33%) VBA
5 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Sybase
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