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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 182 176 254
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +78
Contract jobs citing Scala 247 258 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.16% 1.19% 0.59%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.75% 2.93% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 234 99
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£550 £600 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £413 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £750 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £495 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
+16.47% +21.42%
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
8982 8805 8169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.31% 40.52% 41.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 6614 6259 5870
Average daily rate £450 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 74 87
Average hourly rate £28.88 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.65 £27.50 £17.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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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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 +6 64 £550 -15.38% 32
Canary Wharf -2 1 £600 -14.28%
Hammersmith - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 400 (73.26%) Java
2 341 (62.45%) Agile Software Development
3 210 (38.46%) TDD
4 149 (27.29%) Python
5 145 (26.56%) Hadoop
6 139 (25.46%) JavaScript
7 132 (24.18%) HTML
8 127 (23.26%) Ruby
8 127 (23.26%) Big Data
9 122 (22.34%) BDD
10 113 (20.70%) Scrum
10 113 (20.70%) Linux
11 106 (19.41%) MongoDB
12 102 (18.68%) Continuous Integration
13 92 (16.85%) Web Services
14 91 (16.67%) Spring
15 88 (16.12%) CSS
15 88 (16.12%) Git (software)
15 88 (16.12%) Apache Spark
16 83 (15.20%) Banking
17 82 (15.02%) NoSQL
18 78 (14.29%) Node.js
18 78 (14.29%) Akka
19 77 (14.10%) Finance
20 74 (13.55%) HTML5
21 73 (13.37%) Apache Cassandra
22 71 (13.00%) SQL
22 71 (13.00%) UNIX
23 68 (12.45%) RESTful
24 66 (12.09%) REST

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 88 (16.12%) Apache Spark
2 78 (14.29%) Node.js
3 31 (5.68%) Apache
4 27 (4.95%) Tomcat
5 22 (4.03%) Apache Pig
6 19 (3.48%) JBoss
7 17 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
8 11 (2.01%) Apache Solr
9 7 (1.28%) Jetty
10 6 (1.10%) nginx
11 4 (0.73%) Alfresco
11 4 (0.73%) CMS
11 4 (0.73%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.73%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.55%) Confluence
12 3 (0.55%) Mule
12 3 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.37%) SAS
13 2 (0.37%) Adobe CQ
14 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (0.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.37%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.18%) Bond Adapt
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
4 7 (1.28%) SaaS
4 7 (1.28%) PaaS
5 6 (1.10%) GitHub
6 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (0.73%) ElastiCache
7 4 (0.73%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (0.55%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.55%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.18%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 34 (6.23%) HTTP
2 10 (1.83%) Internet
3 6 (1.10%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.92%) SSL
4 5 (0.92%) AMQP
5 3 (0.55%) DNS
6 2 (0.37%) LDAP
6 2 (0.37%) SNA
6 2 (0.37%) DSL
6 2 (0.37%) Firewall
7 1 (0.18%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (26.56%) Hadoop
2 127 (23.26%) Big Data
3 106 (19.41%) MongoDB
4 82 (15.02%) NoSQL
5 73 (13.37%) Apache Cassandra
6 51 (9.34%) Apache Hive
7 47 (8.61%) Relational Database
8 40 (7.33%) HBase
9 34 (6.23%) PostgreSQL
10 33 (6.04%) MySQL
11 31 (5.68%) Redis
12 18 (3.30%) RDBMS
12 18 (3.30%) Impala
13 16 (2.93%) MariaDB
14 11 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (2.01%) OrientDB
15 9 (1.65%) Couchbase
16 8 (1.47%) SQL Server
16 8 (1.47%) DataStax
17 7 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 88 (16.12%) Git (software)
2 61 (11.17%) Cucumber
3 55 (10.07%) Maven
4 52 (9.52%) Jenkins
5 36 (6.59%) Selenium
6 34 (6.23%) Subversion
7 25 (4.58%) JUnit
8 23 (4.21%) JIRA
8 23 (4.21%) WebDriver
9 22 (4.03%) Artifactory
10 21 (3.85%) Jasmine
11 20 (3.66%) Hudson
12 13 (2.38%) QUnit
12 13 (2.38%) Sinon.JS
13 12 (2.20%) JBehave
13 12 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 11 (2.01%) Gradle
14 11 (2.01%) Mockito
15 10 (1.83%) Mercurial
16 9 (1.65%) TestNG
General
1 83 (15.20%) Banking
2 77 (14.10%) Finance
3 39 (7.14%) Front Office
4 36 (6.59%) Investment Banking
5 14 (2.56%) Games
6 6 (1.10%) Advertising
6 6 (1.10%) Retail
7 5 (0.92%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.92%) Back Office
7 5 (0.92%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.73%) Marketing
9 3 (0.55%) Japanese Language
10 2 (0.37%) Legal
10 2 (0.37%) Publishing
11 1 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 369 (67.58%) Developer
2 168 (30.77%) Scala Developer
3 146 (26.74%) Java Developer
4 40 (7.33%) Senior Developer
5 33 (6.04%) Architect
6 27 (4.95%) Hadoop Developer
7 23 (4.21%) Big Data Developer
8 18 (3.30%) DevOps Engineer
8 18 (3.30%) Senior Java Developer
9 15 (2.75%) Software Engineer
9 15 (2.75%) Technical Architect
10 14 (2.56%) Front-End Developer
10 14 (2.56%) Agile Java Developer
11 13 (2.38%) Web Developer
12 12 (2.20%) Lead Developer
13 10 (1.83%) Analyst
14 9 (1.65%) JavaScript Developer
14 9 (1.65%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 8 (1.47%) Node.js Developer
16 7 (1.28%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (24.18%) HTML
2 92 (16.85%) Web Services
3 91 (16.67%) Spring
4 88 (16.12%) CSS
5 78 (14.29%) Akka
6 74 (13.55%) HTML5
7 68 (12.45%) RESTful
8 66 (12.09%) REST
9 50 (9.16%) Hibernate
10 47 (8.61%) AngularJS
11 40 (7.33%) JSON
12 39 (7.14%) Play Framework
13 35 (6.41%) CSS3
14 34 (6.23%) XML
15 33 (6.04%) RabbitMQ
16 32 (5.86%) J2EE
17 27 (4.95%) Kafka
18 26 (4.76%) jQuery
19 25 (4.58%) Ajax
20 22 (4.03%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 60 (10.99%) Open Source
2 38 (6.96%) Computer Science
3 31 (5.68%) Derivative
4 29 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (4.76%) Algorithms
6 20 (3.66%) Visualisation
7 18 (3.30%) Equities
8 15 (2.75%) User Experience
9 14 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (2.56%) Statistics
10 13 (2.38%) Market Risk
10 13 (2.38%) Equity Derivative
10 13 (2.38%) Digital Media
11 12 (2.20%) Data Structures
12 10 (1.83%) Mathematics
13 7 (1.28%) Mobile App
13 7 (1.28%) Hedge funds
13 7 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
14 5 (0.92%) Clustering
14 5 (0.92%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 113 (20.70%) Linux
2 71 (13.00%) UNIX
3 29 (5.31%) Mac OS X
4 20 (3.66%) Ubuntu
5 13 (2.38%) Windows
6 12 (2.20%) CentOS
7 7 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.10%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.10%) Android
9 2 (0.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (62.45%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (38.46%) TDD
3 122 (22.34%) BDD
4 113 (20.70%) Scrum
5 102 (18.68%) Continuous Integration
6 65 (11.90%) DevOps
7 57 (10.44%) OO
8 56 (10.26%) Multithreading
8 56 (10.26%) Functional Programming
9 50 (9.16%) Pair Programming
10 47 (8.61%) Software Engineering
11 46 (8.42%) MapReduce
12 45 (8.24%) Kanban
13 40 (7.33%) MVC
14 39 (7.14%) SOA
14 39 (7.14%) Mentoring
15 38 (6.96%) OOP
16 37 (6.78%) Web Development
17 30 (5.49%) Configuration Management
18 26 (4.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 400 (73.26%) Java
2 149 (27.29%) Python
3 139 (25.46%) JavaScript
4 127 (23.26%) Ruby
5 71 (13.00%) SQL
6 49 (8.97%) Groovy
7 29 (5.31%) Golang
7 29 (5.31%) C#
7 29 (5.31%) C++
8 28 (5.13%) R
9 27 (4.95%) Perl
9 27 (4.95%) PHP
10 25 (4.58%) Clojure
11 22 (4.03%) Haskell
12 12 (2.20%) Bash Shell
13 11 (2.01%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.47%) MATLAB
15 4 (0.73%) XQuery
15 4 (0.73%) F#
16 3 (0.55%) ClojureScript
Qualifications
1 50 (9.16%) Degree
2 18 (3.30%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.83%) ISTQB
3 10 (1.83%) ISEB
4 6 (1.10%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.92%) PhD
5 5 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.37%) VCP4
7 1 (0.18%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.18%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.59%) QA
2 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.18%) Basel III
3 1 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 30 (5.49%) HDFS
2 16 (2.93%) Apache Flume
3 15 (2.75%) Docker
4 13 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 56 (10.26%) Puppet
2 39 (7.14%) Ansible
3 38 (6.96%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (4.21%) Hadoop YARN
5 19 (3.48%) Nagios
6 14 (2.56%) ZABBIX
7 13 (2.38%) Salt
8 9 (1.65%) Oozie
8 9 (1.65%) Mesos
9 3 (0.55%) yum
9 3 (0.55%) Capistrano
10 2 (0.37%) Ambari
11 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.18%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.18%) Kibana
11 1 (0.18%) logstash
Vendors
1 36 (6.59%) Oracle
2 22 (4.03%) VMware
3 12 (2.20%) Rackspace
4 9 (1.65%) Tableau
5 8 (1.47%) Twitter
6 7 (1.28%) Netezza
7 6 (1.10%) Akamai
7 6 (1.10%) Hortonworks
7 6 (1.10%) Red Hat
8 5 (0.92%) Microsoft
9 4 (0.73%) Cloudera
9 4 (0.73%) MicroStrategy
9 4 (0.73%) Vertica
10 3 (0.55%) Sybase
11 2 (0.37%) IBM
11 2 (0.37%) Adobe
11 2 (0.37%) Teradata
11 2 (0.37%) Omniture
11 2 (0.37%) Google
11 2 (0.37%) Coremetrics
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