The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank - 66 60
Contract jobs citing Scala 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.13% 0.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.32% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £650 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £500 £400
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
199 317 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 32.25% 41.01% 43.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 193 142
Average daily rate £338 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £24.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scala across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Drools
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Hudson
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Scala Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Scala Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Scala Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Drools
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle