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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 72 63 71
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing Scala 26 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.76% 1.70% 0.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.28% 4.05% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 3
Average daily rate £500 £560 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +21.08%
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £500 £388
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Scala
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
608 469 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 41.19% 41.99% 43.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 340 295
Average daily rate £425 £355 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% +18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £15.25 £35.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.42% +112.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 2016.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 37 (67.27%) Ruby
2 36 (65.45%) Java
3 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (40.00%) Spring
5 19 (34.55%) Hibernate
5 19 (34.55%) Python
5 19 (34.55%) MongoDB
5 19 (34.55%) NoSQL
6 17 (30.91%) REST
6 17 (30.91%) Apache Cassandra
6 17 (30.91%) Django
6 17 (30.91%) Ruby on Rails
6 17 (30.91%) MySQL
6 17 (30.91%) Play Framework
7 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 15 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (25.45%) Software Architecture
9 13 (23.64%) TDD
10 11 (20.00%) HTML
11 10 (18.18%) BDD
12 9 (16.36%) Akka
12 9 (16.36%) JSON
12 9 (16.36%) Maven
12 9 (16.36%) Scrum
13 8 (14.55%) CSS
13 8 (14.55%) Perl
13 8 (14.55%) PHP
13 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
13 8 (14.55%) Spring Integration
14 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.91%) Apache
2 4 (7.27%) Apache Spark
3 2 (3.64%) nginx
3 2 (3.64%) Node.js
3 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) DSL
2 2 (3.64%) Internet
3 1 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (34.55%) MongoDB
1 19 (34.55%) NoSQL
2 17 (30.91%) Apache Cassandra
2 17 (30.91%) MySQL
3 15 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database
5 4 (7.27%) Hadoop
5 4 (7.27%) HBase
6 2 (3.64%) Redis
7 1 (1.82%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.82%) Riak
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Maven
2 8 (14.55%) Git (software)
3 6 (10.91%) Cucumber
3 6 (10.91%) Gatling
3 6 (10.91%) JIRA
3 6 (10.91%) JMeter
3 6 (10.91%) LoadRunner
3 6 (10.91%) SilkPerformer
3 6 (10.91%) SoapUI
3 6 (10.91%) The Grinder
3 6 (10.91%) Visual Studio
3 6 (10.91%) VisualVM
3 6 (10.91%) YourKit
4 2 (3.64%) Bundler
4 2 (3.64%) Firebug
4 2 (3.64%) Gemnasium
5 1 (1.82%) Ant
5 1 (1.82%) Gradle
5 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.82%) Selenium
General
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (50.91%) Developer
2 23 (41.82%) Java Developer
3 20 (36.36%) Architect
4 19 (34.55%) Technical Architect
5 9 (16.36%) Digital Architect
6 8 (14.55%) Digital Technical Architect
6 8 (14.55%) Senior Architect
6 8 (14.55%) Senior Technical Architect
7 6 (10.91%) Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) Performance Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) Performance Engineer
7 6 (10.91%) Performance Test Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) Performance Test Engineer
7 6 (10.91%) QA Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) QA Engineer
7 6 (10.91%) QA Test Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) QA Test Engineer
7 6 (10.91%) Scala Developer
7 6 (10.91%) Test Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.00%) Spring
2 19 (34.55%) Hibernate
3 17 (30.91%) Django
3 17 (30.91%) Play Framework
3 17 (30.91%) REST
3 17 (30.91%) Ruby on Rails
4 11 (20.00%) HTML
5 9 (16.36%) Akka
5 9 (16.36%) JSON
6 8 (14.55%) CSS
6 8 (14.55%) Spring Integration
7 7 (12.73%) Spring Boot
7 7 (12.73%) XML
8 6 (10.91%) AngularJS
9 4 (7.27%) Kafka
9 4 (7.27%) Samza
9 4 (7.27%) Spark Streaming
9 4 (7.27%) Web Services
10 3 (5.45%) CSS3
10 3 (5.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.27%) Linux
1 4 (7.27%) Unix
2 3 (5.45%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (47.27%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.45%) Software Architecture
3 13 (23.64%) TDD
4 10 (18.18%) BDD
5 9 (16.36%) Scrum
6 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.91%) Kanban
7 6 (10.91%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (10.91%) Open Source
7 6 (10.91%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (9.09%) OO
8 5 (9.09%) OOP
9 4 (7.27%) Concurrent Programming
9 4 (7.27%) ETL
9 4 (7.27%) Predictive Modelling
9 4 (7.27%) SOA
10 3 (5.45%) Progressive Enhancement
11 2 (3.64%) Dependency Management
11 2 (3.64%) Performance Testing
11 2 (3.64%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 37 (67.27%) Ruby
2 36 (65.45%) Java
3 19 (34.55%) Python
4 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
5 8 (14.55%) Perl
5 8 (14.55%) PHP
6 6 (10.91%) CoffeeScript
6 6 (10.91%) VBA
6 6 (10.91%) VBScript
7 4 (7.27%) HiveQL
7 4 (7.27%) R
7 4 (7.27%) SQL
8 1 (1.82%) Go
8 1 (1.82%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) QA
2 4 (7.27%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (3.64%) WCAG
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle
2 6 (10.91%) AppDynamics
2 6 (10.91%) Dynatrace
2 6 (10.91%) IBM
2 6 (10.91%) New Relic
3 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.64%) Sonatype