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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 118 200 257
Rank change year-on-year
+82 +57
Contract jobs citing Scala 464 261 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.96% 1.09% 0.73%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.56% 2.62% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 208 131
Average daily rate
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£575 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £400 £440
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
10176 9960 11003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.91% 41.61% 44.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7508 7025 7841
Average daily rate £450 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 61 84
Average hourly rate £29.00 £36.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.13 £53.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
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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 +65 140 £600 +20.00% 31
Docklands, London 0 11 £650 +4.00%
Canary Wharf -6 7 £550 -2.22%
Croydon - 3 £469 -
Brentford - 1 £400 - 1
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 557 (72.53%) Java
2 457 (59.51%) Agile Software Development
3 300 (39.06%) TDD
4 184 (23.96%) Hadoop
5 176 (22.92%) Big Data
5 176 (22.92%) Banking
6 172 (22.40%) Git (software)
7 165 (21.48%) Scrum
8 164 (21.35%) Finance
9 157 (20.44%) HTML
9 157 (20.44%) BDD
10 154 (20.05%) JavaScript
11 149 (19.40%) MongoDB
12 140 (18.23%) Spring
13 135 (17.58%) Apache Spark
14 134 (17.45%) Python
15 130 (16.93%) Ruby
16 127 (16.54%) Linux
17 115 (14.97%) SQL
17 115 (14.97%) Pair Programming
18 109 (14.19%) Investment Banking
18 109 (14.19%) NoSQL
19 104 (13.54%) Continuous Integration
19 104 (13.54%) CSS
20 102 (13.28%) Subversion
20 102 (13.28%) RESTful
21 101 (13.15%) REST
22 100 (13.02%) Play Framework
23 94 (12.24%) Open Source
23 94 (12.24%) Front Office

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 135 (17.58%) Apache Spark
2 56 (7.29%) Node.js
3 37 (4.82%) Tomcat
4 33 (4.30%) Elasticsearch
5 31 (4.04%) Oracle Coherence
6 28 (3.65%) Apache
6 28 (3.65%) Apache Pig
7 18 (2.34%) Cloud Foundry
7 18 (2.34%) MQSeries
8 17 (2.21%) Jetty
9 12 (1.56%) Apache Solr
10 11 (1.43%) JBoss
11 7 (0.91%) Confluence
12 4 (0.52%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.39%) GemFire
14 1 (0.13%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.13%) Mule
14 1 (0.13%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.13%) SAS
14 1 (0.13%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 3 (0.39%) HipChat
2 1 (0.13%) MS Office
2 1 (0.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.39%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 93 (12.11%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.82%) PaaS
4 12 (1.56%) GitHub
5 5 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.52%) Heroku
6 4 (0.52%) Engine Yard
6 4 (0.52%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.13%) IaaS
8 1 (0.13%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (9.38%) HTTP
2 16 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 13 (1.69%) SSL
3 13 (1.69%) Internet
4 4 (0.52%) AMQP
5 2 (0.26%) LDAP
5 2 (0.26%) DSL
5 2 (0.26%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.13%) DNS
6 1 (0.13%) X.509
6 1 (0.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (23.96%) Hadoop
2 176 (22.92%) Big Data
3 149 (19.40%) MongoDB
4 109 (14.19%) NoSQL
5 80 (10.42%) Apache Cassandra
6 67 (8.72%) PostgreSQL
7 59 (7.68%) Apache Hive
8 56 (7.29%) Relational Database
9 50 (6.51%) MySQL
10 47 (6.12%) HBase
10 47 (6.12%) Impala
11 31 (4.04%) SQL Server
12 27 (3.52%) Redis
13 24 (3.13%) Oracle Database
14 23 (2.99%) RDBMS
15 19 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
16 18 (2.34%) QlikView
17 11 (1.43%) Neo4j
18 9 (1.17%) DB2
19 8 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 172 (22.40%) Git (software)
2 102 (13.28%) Subversion
3 70 (9.11%) Jenkins
4 51 (6.64%) Cucumber
5 48 (6.25%) Maven
6 34 (4.43%) TeamCity
7 31 (4.04%) JIRA
7 31 (4.04%) JUnit
8 26 (3.39%) WebDriver
8 26 (3.39%) Gradle
9 22 (2.86%) Jasmine
10 21 (2.73%) Mockito
11 19 (2.47%) Selenium
12 13 (1.69%) Mercurial
13 11 (1.43%) Ant
13 11 (1.43%) TestNG
14 10 (1.30%) Liquibase
15 9 (1.17%) SonarQube
15 9 (1.17%) JMeter
16 8 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 176 (22.92%) Banking
2 164 (21.35%) Finance
3 109 (14.19%) Investment Banking
4 94 (12.24%) Front Office
5 16 (2.08%) Publishing
6 9 (1.17%) Retail
7 5 (0.65%) Games
8 4 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (0.52%) Advertising
9 3 (0.39%) Marketing
9 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.26%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.26%) Legal
11 1 (0.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 585 (76.17%) Developer
2 258 (33.59%) Scala Developer
3 200 (26.04%) Java Developer
4 59 (7.68%) Senior Developer
5 49 (6.38%) Architect
6 34 (4.43%) Agile Java Developer
7 33 (4.30%) Hadoop Developer
8 24 (3.13%) Software Engineer
9 23 (2.99%) Technical Architect
10 22 (2.86%) Senior Java Developer
10 22 (2.86%) Big Data Developer
10 22 (2.86%) Senior Scala Developer
11 19 (2.47%) Web Developer
12 18 (2.34%) Core Java Developer
13 16 (2.08%) Full Stack Developer
14 13 (1.69%) Front-End Developer
14 13 (1.69%) Consultant
14 13 (1.69%) Development Manager
14 13 (1.69%) Python Developer
15 12 (1.56%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (20.44%) HTML
2 140 (18.23%) Spring
3 104 (13.54%) CSS
4 102 (13.28%) RESTful
5 101 (13.15%) REST
6 100 (13.02%) Play Framework
7 88 (11.46%) Akka
8 85 (11.07%) HTML5
8 85 (11.07%) Web Services
9 81 (10.55%) Hibernate
10 76 (9.90%) JSON
11 62 (8.07%) AngularJS
12 61 (7.94%) J2EE
13 60 (7.81%) Spring MVC
14 53 (6.90%) JMS
15 48 (6.25%) jQuery
16 43 (5.60%) Ajax
16 43 (5.60%) Kafka
17 42 (5.47%) CSS3
18 35 (4.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (7.42%) Derivative
2 38 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (4.82%) User Experience
4 34 (4.43%) Algorithms
4 34 (4.43%) Equity Derivative
5 31 (4.04%) Fixed Income
6 29 (3.78%) Visualisation
7 27 (3.52%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 27 (3.52%) Data Structures
8 17 (2.21%) Market Risk
9 16 (2.08%) Equities
10 15 (1.95%) Credit Risk
11 14 (1.82%) Computer Science
12 13 (1.69%) Mathematics
12 13 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (1.43%) Grid Computing
14 10 (1.30%) Data Integration
15 9 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 8 (1.04%) Cryptography
17 4 (0.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 127 (16.54%) Linux
2 76 (9.90%) UNIX
3 34 (4.43%) Mac OS X
4 11 (1.43%) Android
5 9 (1.17%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.17%) Windows
6 7 (0.91%) CentOS
7 4 (0.52%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 457 (59.51%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (39.06%) TDD
3 165 (21.48%) Scrum
4 157 (20.44%) BDD
5 115 (14.97%) Pair Programming
6 104 (13.54%) Continuous Integration
7 94 (12.24%) Open Source
8 86 (11.20%) Multithreading
9 81 (10.55%) Kanban
10 75 (9.77%) MVC
10 75 (9.77%) DevOps
11 69 (8.98%) Functional Programming
12 67 (8.72%) Software Engineering
13 64 (8.33%) OO
14 61 (7.94%) Configuration Management
15 50 (6.51%) SOA
16 45 (5.86%) SDLC
17 41 (5.34%) Analytics
18 38 (4.95%) Mentoring
19 35 (4.56%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 557 (72.53%) Java
2 154 (20.05%) JavaScript
3 134 (17.45%) Python
4 130 (16.93%) Ruby
5 115 (14.97%) SQL
6 65 (8.46%) C#
7 60 (7.81%) Groovy
8 57 (7.42%) C++
9 34 (4.43%) Perl
10 30 (3.91%) Clojure
11 26 (3.39%) Go
12 23 (2.99%) PHP
13 18 (2.34%) R
14 13 (1.69%) Haskell
15 10 (1.30%) T-SQL
16 9 (1.17%) Bash Shell
17 6 (0.78%) CoffeeScript
18 5 (0.65%) Shell Script
19 4 (0.52%) VBA
20 3 (0.39%) Korn
Qualifications
1 28 (3.65%) Degree
2 26 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.04%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.39%) PhD
5 2 (0.26%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (5.34%) QA
2 7 (0.91%) SLA
3 5 (0.65%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.26%) COBIT
5 1 (0.13%) Basel III
5 1 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 46 (5.99%) HDFS
2 29 (3.78%) Docker
3 13 (1.69%) Apache Flume
4 6 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.39%) Platform Symphony
6 1 (0.13%) NFS
6 1 (0.13%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 48 (6.25%) Puppet
2 35 (4.56%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (3.52%) Ansible
4 22 (2.86%) Salt
5 18 (2.34%) Oozie
6 11 (1.43%) Apache Shiro
7 10 (1.30%) Hadoop YARN
8 8 (1.04%) Vagrant
9 6 (0.78%) Graphite
10 5 (0.65%) Ambari
11 4 (0.52%) Nagios
11 4 (0.52%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.39%) Mesos
13 2 (0.26%) Capistrano
14 1 (0.13%) OpenAM
14 1 (0.13%) yum
14 1 (0.13%) Kibana
14 1 (0.13%) Chukwa
14 1 (0.13%) logstash
Vendors
1 66 (8.59%) Oracle
2 17 (2.21%) SaltStack
3 16 (2.08%) Cloudera
4 11 (1.43%) VMware
5 10 (1.30%) Microsoft
6 9 (1.17%) IBM
6 9 (1.17%) Google
7 8 (1.04%) Actian
8 7 (0.91%) Red Gate
8 7 (0.91%) Tableau
8 7 (0.91%) HP
9 6 (0.78%) Sybase
9 6 (0.78%) Perforce
9 6 (0.78%) AppDynamics
9 6 (0.78%) SOASTA, Inc
10 5 (0.65%) MapR
10 5 (0.65%) Splunk
11 4 (0.52%) Hortonworks
11 4 (0.52%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.39%) Mercator
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