The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
Rank 42 62 72
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +10
Contract jobs citing Scala 44 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.00% 1.93% 1.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% 4.79% 2.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 11
Median daily rate £500 £500 £560
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £460 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £605 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £495
% change year-on-year
+14.70% -14.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
528 584 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 47.96% 40.17% 42.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 384 341
Median daily rate £400 £425 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +20.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £549 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Scala as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Scala.

1 107 (80.45%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (75.19%) Java
3 79 (59.40%) RESTful
4 71 (53.38%) HTML
5 68 (51.13%) Ruby
6 63 (47.37%) Python
6 63 (47.37%) Open Source
7 62 (46.62%) Scrum
8 61 (45.86%) Jenkins
9 59 (44.36%) JSON
10 58 (43.61%) Spring
10 58 (43.61%) HTML5
11 56 (42.11%) Linux
12 54 (40.60%) TDD
13 53 (39.85%) Play Framework
14 49 (36.84%) Selenium
15 47 (35.34%) Django
16 46 (34.59%) CSS
17 42 (31.58%) JIRA
18 41 (30.83%) Git (software)
19 40 (30.08%) Confluence
20 38 (28.57%) Relational Database
21 37 (27.82%) Cucumber
22 35 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
23 34 (25.56%) REST
24 33 (24.81%) BDD
24 33 (24.81%) Puppet
24 33 (24.81%) CSS3
25 32 (24.06%) MongoDB
25 32 (24.06%) NoSQL

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 40 (30.08%) Confluence
2 6 (4.51%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.50%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.50%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.75%) Apache
4 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.53%) GitHub
2 2 (1.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.75%) IaaS
3 1 (0.75%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.79%) HTTP
2 2 (1.50%) Internet
3 1 (0.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 32 (24.06%) MongoDB
2 32 (24.06%) NoSQL
3 8 (6.02%) Hadoop
3 8 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.51%) MySQL
5 5 (3.76%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (3.76%) Big Data
5 5 (3.76%) HBase
6 4 (3.01%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.50%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.75%) Mahout
8 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.75%) Redis
8 1 (0.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 61 (45.86%) Jenkins
2 49 (36.84%) Selenium
3 42 (31.58%) JIRA
4 41 (30.83%) Git (software)
5 37 (27.82%) Cucumber
6 27 (20.30%) JUnit
7 21 (15.79%) Subversion
8 19 (14.29%) WebDriver
9 7 (5.26%) Mercurial
9 7 (5.26%) RSpec
10 6 (4.51%) Maven
10 6 (4.51%) SoapUI
11 4 (3.01%) Grunt
11 4 (3.01%) Vagrant
12 2 (1.50%) DbUnit
12 2 (1.50%) Gatling
12 2 (1.50%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.50%) jMock
12 2 (1.50%) Mockito
12 2 (1.50%) SonarQube
General
1 5 (3.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 82 (61.65%) Developer
2 55 (41.35%) Scala Developer
3 42 (31.58%) Java Developer
4 31 (23.31%) Java Scala Developer
5 21 (15.79%) Architect
6 17 (12.78%) Technical Architect
7 10 (7.52%) Senior Developer
7 10 (7.52%) Test Engineer
8 9 (6.77%) Automation Tester
8 9 (6.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 9 (6.77%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (6.77%) Tester
9 8 (6.02%) Developer in Test
9 8 (6.02%) Java Architect
9 8 (6.02%) Java Technical Architect
9 8 (6.02%) Senior Scala Developer
9 8 (6.02%) Technical Leader
10 7 (5.26%) QA Engineer
10 7 (5.26%) Quality Engineer
10 7 (5.26%) Senior Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (59.40%) RESTful
2 71 (53.38%) HTML
3 59 (44.36%) JSON
4 58 (43.61%) HTML5
4 58 (43.61%) Spring
5 53 (39.85%) Play Framework
6 47 (35.34%) Django
7 46 (34.59%) CSS
8 34 (25.56%) REST
9 33 (24.81%) CSS3
10 24 (18.05%) Ajax
11 22 (16.54%) Ruby on Rails
12 19 (14.29%) Spring MVC
13 18 (13.53%) Guice
14 13 (9.77%) Hibernate
15 9 (6.77%) Web Services
16 7 (5.26%) Node.js
17 6 (4.51%) Gherkin
18 5 (3.76%) Akka
18 5 (3.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.28%) Social Media
2 13 (9.77%) User Experience
3 10 (7.52%) Tandem
4 9 (6.77%) Driving Licence
5 7 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.76%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.26%) Statistics
8 2 (1.50%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.50%) Neural Network
8 2 (1.50%) NHS
9 1 (0.75%) IPTV
9 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.75%) Physics
9 1 (0.75%) Replication
9 1 (0.75%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 56 (42.11%) Linux
2 10 (7.52%) Unix
3 6 (4.51%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.75%) CoreOS
4 1 (0.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (80.45%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (47.37%) Open Source
3 62 (46.62%) Scrum
4 54 (40.60%) TDD
5 35 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (24.81%) BDD
7 32 (24.06%) Kanban
8 31 (23.31%) Automated Testing
9 29 (21.80%) Microservices
10 23 (17.29%) Configuration Management
11 21 (15.79%) Web Development
12 20 (15.04%) Mentoring
12 20 (15.04%) Responsive Web Design
12 20 (15.04%) Test Automation
12 20 (15.04%) Web Design
13 19 (14.29%) MVC
14 15 (11.28%) Continuous Improvement
15 14 (10.53%) Business Analysis
15 14 (10.53%) OWASP
16 13 (9.77%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 100 (75.19%) Java
2 68 (51.13%) Ruby
3 63 (47.37%) Python
4 28 (21.05%) JavaScript
5 18 (13.53%) C#
6 14 (10.53%) Groovy
7 9 (6.77%) Clojure
8 3 (2.26%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.26%) C++
8 3 (2.26%) Go
8 3 (2.26%) SQL
9 2 (1.50%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.50%) R
10 1 (0.75%) F#
10 1 (0.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (2.26%) Degree
2 1 (0.75%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (0.75%) PhD
2 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.53%) QA
2 5 (3.76%) WCAG
3 3 (2.26%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (4.51%) Docker
3 3 (2.26%) HDFS
4 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.75%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (24.81%) Puppet
2 28 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.26%) Ansible
4 2 (1.50%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (1.50%) Nagios
5 1 (0.75%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.75%) Salt
5 1 (0.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (14.29%) Google
2 2 (1.50%) Oracle
2 2 (1.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (1.50%) SaltStack
2 2 (1.50%) VMware
3 1 (0.75%) Hortonworks
3 1 (0.75%) New Relic
3 1 (0.75%) Rackspace
3 1 (0.75%) Splunk