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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 57 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Scala 18 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.06% 1.81% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.07% 4.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 0
Average daily rate
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£650 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £440 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
442 286 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 50.63% 43.20% 37.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 143 181
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 £278 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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
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 16 September 2014.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 19 (79.17%) Java
2 14 (58.33%) MongoDB
3 13 (54.17%) NoSQL
3 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (54.17%) Ruby
4 12 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 12 (50.00%) Django
4 12 (50.00%) MySQL
5 11 (45.83%) Mentoring
6 9 (37.50%) Scrum
6 9 (37.50%) Software Architecture
6 9 (37.50%) TDD
6 9 (37.50%) Kanban
6 9 (37.50%) SQL
6 9 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (33.33%) Linux
7 8 (33.33%) Finance
7 8 (33.33%) Relational Database
8 7 (29.17%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (29.17%) User Experience
8 7 (29.17%) Play Framework
8 7 (29.17%) Line Management
8 7 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (29.17%) UNIX
9 6 (25.00%) OO
9 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 6 (25.00%) SOA
9 6 (25.00%) Banking
9 6 (25.00%) Product Management
9 6 (25.00%) User Stories

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (58.33%) MongoDB
2 13 (54.17%) NoSQL
3 12 (50.00%) MySQL
4 8 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 7 (29.17%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (29.17%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (54.17%) Technical Architect
1 13 (54.17%) Architect
2 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Java Developer
3 9 (37.50%) Digital Architect
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Technical Architect
4 5 (20.83%) Senior Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Digital Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Java Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Java Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 12 (50.00%) Django
2 7 (29.17%) Play Framework
3 6 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (4.17%) Spring
4 1 (4.17%) RESTful
4 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (29.17%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Open Source
3 1 (4.17%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Mentoring
3 9 (37.50%) TDD
3 9 (37.50%) Scrum
3 9 (37.50%) Kanban
3 9 (37.50%) Software Architecture
4 7 (29.17%) Line Management
5 6 (25.00%) User Stories
5 6 (25.00%) Product Management
5 6 (25.00%) OO
5 6 (25.00%) SOA
5 6 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.17%) DevOps
7 1 (4.17%) BDD
7 1 (4.17%) MVC
7 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 19 (79.17%) Java
2 13 (54.17%) Ruby
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
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