The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 155 194 302
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +108
Contract jobs citing Scala 307 237 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.39% 1.05% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.33% 2.55% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 210 86
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £418 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £453 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £92.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Scala
England

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

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9218 9303 8988
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.59% 41.11% 40.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6710 6896 6501
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 63 119
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.00 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £160.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in London

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Scala Daily Rate Trend in London

Scala
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in London

Scala
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Scala across the London region.

Scala Hourly Rate Trend in London

Scala
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +29 79 £575 +4.54% 37
Chessington - 2 £325 -
Isleworth - 2 - -
Canary Wharf -16 1 - -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £500 -
Osterley - 1 £530 -
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 432 (77.01%) Java
2 333 (59.36%) Agile Software Development
3 212 (37.79%) TDD
4 162 (28.88%) Hadoop
5 136 (24.24%) Big Data
6 134 (23.89%) HTML
7 129 (22.99%) MongoDB
8 127 (22.64%) Scrum
9 122 (21.75%) JavaScript
9 122 (21.75%) Python
10 120 (21.39%) BDD
11 119 (21.21%) Git (software)
12 118 (21.03%) Spring
13 116 (20.68%) Ruby
14 103 (18.36%) Linux
15 93 (16.58%) CSS
16 91 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
17 89 (15.86%) SQL
18 87 (15.51%) NoSQL
19 85 (15.15%) Apache Spark
20 84 (14.97%) Banking
21 82 (14.62%) Finance
21 82 (14.62%) Akka
22 73 (13.01%) Web Services
23 69 (12.30%) HTML5
23 69 (12.30%) REST
24 67 (11.94%) RESTful
25 65 (11.59%) UNIX
26 64 (11.41%) JSON
26 64 (11.41%) Apache Cassandra

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 85 (15.15%) Apache Spark
2 60 (10.70%) Node.js
3 29 (5.17%) Apache
3 29 (5.17%) Tomcat
4 22 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
5 21 (3.74%) JBoss
6 17 (3.03%) Apache Pig
7 7 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
7 7 (1.25%) Jetty
8 6 (1.07%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.07%) Apache Solr
8 6 (1.07%) Confluence
9 4 (0.71%) CMS
10 3 (0.53%) Alfresco
10 3 (0.53%) Mule
10 3 (0.53%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.36%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.36%) SAS
11 2 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (0.36%) HipChat
2 1 (0.18%) SPSS
2 1 (0.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (0.71%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.18%) Magento
2 1 (0.18%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 63 (11.23%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.85%) PaaS
4 12 (2.14%) GitHub
5 8 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.07%) SaaS
7 4 (0.71%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.53%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.53%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.53%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.18%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 44 (7.84%) HTTP
2 19 (3.39%) TCP/IP
3 14 (2.50%) SSL
4 12 (2.14%) Internet
5 2 (0.36%) LDAP
5 2 (0.36%) SNA
5 2 (0.36%) DNS
6 1 (0.18%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.18%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (28.88%) Hadoop
2 136 (24.24%) Big Data
3 129 (22.99%) MongoDB
4 87 (15.51%) NoSQL
5 64 (11.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 58 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
7 53 (9.45%) MySQL
8 50 (8.91%) Relational Database
9 49 (8.73%) Apache Hive
10 40 (7.13%) HBase
11 28 (4.99%) Impala
11 28 (4.99%) Redis
12 19 (3.39%) RDBMS
13 17 (3.03%) SQL Server
14 12 (2.14%) QlikView
15 11 (1.96%) OrientDB
16 10 (1.78%) CouchDB
17 9 (1.60%) MariaDB
18 8 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
19 7 (1.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 119 (21.21%) Git (software)
2 57 (10.16%) Subversion
3 53 (9.45%) Jenkins
4 47 (8.38%) Cucumber
5 42 (7.49%) Maven
6 26 (4.63%) JUnit
7 23 (4.10%) JIRA
8 20 (3.57%) WebDriver
9 18 (3.21%) Selenium
10 17 (3.03%) Mercurial
11 16 (2.85%) Gradle
11 16 (2.85%) Hudson
12 15 (2.67%) Mockito
12 15 (2.67%) Jasmine
13 13 (2.32%) Artifactory
13 13 (2.32%) TestNG
14 10 (1.78%) JBehave
14 10 (1.78%) TeamCity
15 8 (1.43%) Spock
16 7 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 84 (14.97%) Banking
2 82 (14.62%) Finance
3 36 (6.42%) Front Office
4 32 (5.70%) Investment Banking
5 9 (1.60%) Games
6 6 (1.07%) Retail
6 6 (1.07%) Marketing
6 6 (1.07%) Advertising
7 5 (0.89%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (0.71%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.53%) Japanese Language
9 3 (0.53%) Publishing
9 3 (0.53%) Back Office
10 2 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 390 (69.52%) Developer
2 182 (32.44%) Scala Developer
3 149 (26.56%) Java Developer
4 54 (9.63%) Senior Developer
5 44 (7.84%) Architect
6 34 (6.06%) Hadoop Developer
7 26 (4.63%) Senior Java Developer
7 26 (4.63%) Software Engineer
8 22 (3.92%) Technical Architect
9 19 (3.39%) Agile Java Developer
10 14 (2.50%) Big Data Developer
11 13 (2.32%) Web Developer
11 13 (2.32%) Analyst
12 12 (2.14%) Java Software Engineer
12 12 (2.14%) Front Office Developer
13 11 (1.96%) DevOps Engineer
13 11 (1.96%) AWS Developer
13 11 (1.96%) Lead Developer
14 10 (1.78%) Consultant
14 10 (1.78%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (23.89%) HTML
2 118 (21.03%) Spring
3 93 (16.58%) CSS
4 82 (14.62%) Akka
5 73 (13.01%) Web Services
6 69 (12.30%) HTML5
6 69 (12.30%) REST
7 67 (11.94%) RESTful
8 64 (11.41%) JSON
9 62 (11.05%) Play Framework
10 57 (10.16%) Hibernate
11 51 (9.09%) J2EE
12 47 (8.38%) AngularJS
13 38 (6.77%) XML
14 37 (6.60%) CSS3
15 35 (6.24%) Ajax
16 33 (5.88%) Spring MVC
17 30 (5.35%) jQuery
17 30 (5.35%) Kafka
18 26 (4.63%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 54 (9.63%) Open Source
2 27 (4.81%) Derivative
2 27 (4.81%) Algorithms
2 27 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (4.63%) Computer Science
4 23 (4.10%) Visualisation
5 22 (3.92%) Equities
6 20 (3.57%) User Experience
7 18 (3.21%) Market Risk
8 17 (3.03%) Fixed Income
9 15 (2.67%) Data Structures
10 13 (2.32%) Mathematics
10 13 (2.32%) Statistics
11 11 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 11 (1.96%) Equity Derivative
12 10 (1.78%) Credit Risk
13 6 (1.07%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 6 (1.07%) Digital Media
13 6 (1.07%) Mobile App
13 6 (1.07%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 103 (18.36%) Linux
2 65 (11.59%) UNIX
3 28 (4.99%) Mac OS X
4 13 (2.32%) Ubuntu
5 10 (1.78%) Android
6 9 (1.60%) CentOS
7 8 (1.43%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.89%) Windows
9 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 333 (59.36%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (37.79%) TDD
3 127 (22.64%) Scrum
4 120 (21.39%) BDD
5 91 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
6 63 (11.23%) Software Engineering
7 60 (10.70%) DevOps
8 59 (10.52%) MVC
9 57 (10.16%) Multithreading
10 54 (9.63%) Pair Programming
10 54 (9.63%) OO
11 50 (8.91%) Functional Programming
12 46 (8.20%) Configuration Management
13 42 (7.49%) Kanban
14 41 (7.31%) MapReduce
14 41 (7.31%) Mentoring
15 35 (6.24%) OOP
16 33 (5.88%) Analytics
17 31 (5.53%) Web Development
18 28 (4.99%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 432 (77.01%) Java
2 122 (21.75%) JavaScript
2 122 (21.75%) Python
3 116 (20.68%) Ruby
4 89 (15.86%) SQL
5 43 (7.66%) C#
6 42 (7.49%) Groovy
7 29 (5.17%) Go
8 28 (4.99%) R
9 27 (4.81%) Clojure
9 27 (4.81%) C++
10 25 (4.46%) Perl
11 18 (3.21%) PHP
12 16 (2.85%) Haskell
13 9 (1.60%) Bash Shell
14 7 (1.25%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.89%) MATLAB
15 5 (0.89%) T-SQL
16 4 (0.71%) XQuery
16 4 (0.71%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 33 (5.88%) Degree
2 9 (1.60%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.43%) PhD
4 7 (1.25%) ISEB
5 6 (1.07%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.36%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.18%) GNVQ
8 1 (0.18%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.18%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.99%) QA
2 7 (1.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.18%) Basel III
System Software
1 39 (6.95%) HDFS
2 21 (3.74%) Docker
3 10 (1.78%) Apache Flume
4 6 (1.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.53%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 51 (9.09%) Puppet
2 38 (6.77%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (6.24%) Ansible
4 27 (4.81%) Hadoop YARN
5 25 (4.46%) Salt
6 13 (2.32%) ZABBIX
7 12 (2.14%) Nagios
8 5 (0.89%) Oozie
9 4 (0.71%) Vagrant
10 3 (0.53%) Mesos
10 3 (0.53%) yum
10 3 (0.53%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.18%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 46 (8.20%) Oracle
2 14 (2.50%) Tableau
3 13 (2.32%) VMware
4 8 (1.43%) Microsoft
4 8 (1.43%) SaltStack
5 7 (1.25%) Rackspace
5 7 (1.25%) IBM
6 6 (1.07%) Akamai
7 5 (0.89%) Cloudera
7 5 (0.89%) Twitter
8 4 (0.71%) DataSynapse
8 4 (0.71%) Omniture
8 4 (0.71%) Coremetrics
8 4 (0.71%) Netezza
8 4 (0.71%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (0.71%) Red Hat
8 4 (0.71%) TIBCO
8 4 (0.71%) Splunk
8 4 (0.71%) Vertica
8 4 (0.71%) Hortonworks
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Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
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Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ISL
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Ability Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer People
Rate: £550 - £600 per day + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £600 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £575 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Explore Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago