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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 56 63 68
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Contract jobs citing Scala 7 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.10% 0.46% 0.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.47% 1.40% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £388 £375 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £355 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £375 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £464 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.37% +3.11%
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
283 286 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 44.64% 33.10% 49.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 138 170
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) JUnit
3 7 (77.78%) Spring
4 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 6 (66.67%) Sybase
4 6 (66.67%) DB2
4 6 (66.67%) J2SE
4 6 (66.67%) Unix
4 6 (66.67%) Linux
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) RDBMS
4 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
5 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (55.56%) Finance
6 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (44.44%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (44.44%) Perl
7 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (33.33%) SDLC
7 3 (33.33%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (33.33%) VBA
7 3 (33.33%) OO
7 3 (33.33%) JMS
7 3 (33.33%) OOD
7 3 (33.33%) Banking
8 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 2 (22.22%) Selenium
8 2 (22.22%) Wealth Management
8 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
8 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking

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 6 (66.67%) DB2
1 6 (66.67%) RDBMS
1 6 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) JUnit
2 2 (22.22%) Ranorex
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
2 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Front Office
3 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Java Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Scala Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Java Scala Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Test Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Spring
2 6 (66.67%) J2SE
3 3 (33.33%) JMS
4 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) Derivative
4 1 (11.11%) Equities
4 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
1 6 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) OOD
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
3 3 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Investment Management
4 2 (22.22%) Open Source
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) Wealth Management
5 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
5 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
5 1 (11.11%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) VBA
5 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Sybase