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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 65 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Scala 6 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.70% 1.96% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.44% 4.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £440 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
418 283 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 49.06% 42.62% 36.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 142 166
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) Linux
3 9 (69.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 9 (69.23%) Finance
4 8 (61.54%) OO
4 8 (61.54%) UNIX
4 8 (61.54%) Relational Database
5 6 (46.15%) SOA
5 6 (46.15%) Banking
6 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
7 2 (15.38%) MVC
7 2 (15.38%) Spring
7 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
7 2 (15.38%) Python
7 2 (15.38%) Spring MVC
8 1 (7.69%) jQuery
8 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
8 1 (7.69%) Open Source
8 1 (7.69%) HTML5
8 1 (7.69%) Hedge funds
8 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
8 1 (7.69%) REST
8 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
8 1 (7.69%) Dependency Management
8 1 (7.69%) HTML
8 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
8 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (84.62%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Spring MVC
1 2 (15.38%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) iBATIS
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) JSP
2 1 (7.69%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) OO
2 6 (46.15%) SOA
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (7.69%) Web Design
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Multithreading
5 1 (7.69%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA