The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 76 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Scala 13 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.06% 0.20% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.64% 0.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 0
Average daily rate
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£560 £463 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.08% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 -
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West Yorkshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
492 436 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 40.29% 44.08% 43.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 289 232
Average daily rate £363 £300 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -6.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 12
Average hourly rate £32.50 £22.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.72% +44.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scala across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Scala Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Scala
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 10 (66.67%) Java
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Open Source
2 8 (53.33%) PHP
2 8 (53.33%) C
2 8 (53.33%) VB
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Ruby
4 6 (40.00%) Supplier Management
4 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 6 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 6 (40.00%) Django
4 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (40.00%) Service Management
4 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 6 (40.00%) Play Framework
5 5 (33.33%) DevOps
5 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (33.33%) Web Services
5 5 (33.33%) HTTP
5 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (33.33%) SSL
5 5 (33.33%) MySQL
5 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (26.67%) Software Architecture
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL
7 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
7 3 (20.00%) REST

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) HTTP
1 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (33.33%) MySQL
2 5 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Couchbase
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Architect
1 4 (26.67%) Technical Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Web Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Head of Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Operations Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Web Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 6 (40.00%) Django
1 6 (40.00%) Play Framework
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (13.33%) CSS3
4 2 (13.33%) HTML5
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) JSON
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) Ajax
5 1 (6.67%) J2EE
5 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Supplier Management
2 6 (40.00%) Service Management
2 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (33.33%) DevOps
4 4 (26.67%) Software Architecture
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE
6 2 (13.33%) CMMI
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
6 2 (13.33%) User Stories
7 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (6.67%) BDD
7 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) People Management
7 1 (6.67%) TDD
7 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
7 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) PHP
2 8 (53.33%) VB
2 8 (53.33%) C
3 7 (46.67%) Ruby
4 1 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) COBIT