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 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 123 194 190
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -4
Contract jobs citing Scala 402 260 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.90% 1.23% 1.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.50% 2.88% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 208 228
Average daily rate £550 £550 £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £411 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £500 £400
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
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
8932 9030 8896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.18% 42.58% 40.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6625 6723 6325
Average daily rate £470 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 54 78
Average hourly rate £34.00 £28.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.26% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.20 £17.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.05 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 +24 50 £575 +4.54% 28
Croydon -8 4 £405 -
Hammersmith - 3 £565 -
Canary Wharf +2 2 £650 +8.33%
Westminster -8 2 £450 -19.10%
Bromley - 2 £713 -
Wembley - 2 £538 -
Osterley - 1 £500 -
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 682 (72.40%) Java
2 533 (56.58%) Agile Software Development
3 350 (37.15%) TDD
4 286 (30.36%) Python
5 270 (28.66%) Big Data
6 257 (27.28%) Hadoop
7 254 (26.96%) Apache Spark
8 228 (24.20%) JavaScript
9 209 (22.19%) BDD
10 206 (21.87%) Banking
11 200 (21.23%) HTML
12 196 (20.81%) Linux
12 196 (20.81%) NoSQL
13 195 (20.70%) Finance
14 182 (19.32%) Scrum
15 169 (17.94%) Ruby
16 163 (17.30%) MongoDB
17 147 (15.61%) Git (software)
18 146 (15.50%) CSS
19 139 (14.76%) Web Services
20 136 (14.44%) Apache Hive
21 131 (13.91%) REST
22 130 (13.80%) Pair Programming
23 129 (13.69%) Amazon AWS
24 128 (13.59%) Software Engineering
25 124 (13.16%) Open Source
26 119 (12.63%) Unix
26 119 (12.63%) Akka
27 116 (12.31%) RESTful
28 113 (12.00%) Continuous Integration

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 254 (26.96%) Apache Spark
2 100 (10.62%) Node.js
3 49 (5.20%) Elasticsearch
4 40 (4.25%) Apache Pig
5 39 (4.14%) Tomcat
6 32 (3.40%) Apache
7 18 (1.91%) Jetty
8 15 (1.59%) Oracle Coherence
9 12 (1.27%) JBoss
10 8 (0.85%) Apache Solr
10 8 (0.85%) OpenStack
11 7 (0.74%) SAS
12 6 (0.64%) Confluence
13 4 (0.42%) Alfresco
14 3 (0.32%) WordPress
15 2 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
15 2 (0.21%) MQSeries
15 2 (0.21%) nginx
16 1 (0.11%) CMS
16 1 (0.11%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 2 (0.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 129 (13.69%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (2.12%) GitHub
3 10 (1.06%) SaaS
4 9 (0.96%) Heroku
5 7 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (0.64%) PaaS
7 5 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.42%) Google Compute Engine
9 3 (0.32%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.11%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.11%) CloudBees
11 1 (0.11%) IaaS
11 1 (0.11%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 70 (7.43%) HTTP
2 9 (0.96%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.74%) SNA
4 6 (0.64%) Internet
5 4 (0.42%) DSL
6 3 (0.32%) Network Security
7 2 (0.21%) SSL
8 1 (0.11%) DNS
8 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 270 (28.66%) Big Data
2 257 (27.28%) Hadoop
3 196 (20.81%) NoSQL
4 163 (17.30%) MongoDB
5 136 (14.44%) Apache Hive
6 113 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 73 (7.75%) HBase
8 69 (7.32%) MySQL
9 66 (7.01%) Relational Database
10 48 (5.10%) Impala
11 45 (4.78%) PostgreSQL
12 28 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
12 28 (2.97%) SQL Server
13 25 (2.65%) RDBMS
14 24 (2.55%) KDB
15 21 (2.23%) Sqoop
16 17 (1.80%) Amazon Redshift
17 15 (1.59%) QlikView
17 15 (1.59%) Redis
18 14 (1.49%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 147 (15.61%) Git (software)
2 77 (8.17%) Jenkins
3 66 (7.01%) Cucumber
4 65 (6.90%) Subversion
5 60 (6.37%) Gradle
6 59 (6.26%) Maven
7 42 (4.46%) JUnit
8 29 (3.08%) Mockito
9 28 (2.97%) TeamCity
10 26 (2.76%) Selenium
11 25 (2.65%) Jasmine
12 24 (2.55%) VTune
13 23 (2.44%) Eclipse
13 23 (2.44%) JIRA
14 21 (2.23%) Hudson
15 19 (2.02%) WebDriver
16 18 (1.91%) Grunt
17 13 (1.38%) Ant
18 11 (1.17%) Karma Test Runner
19 10 (1.06%) Mercurial
General
1 206 (21.87%) Banking
2 195 (20.70%) Finance
3 112 (11.89%) Investment Banking
4 58 (6.16%) Front Office
5 25 (2.65%) Retail
6 24 (2.55%) Publishing
7 9 (0.96%) Financial Institution
7 9 (0.96%) Telecoms
8 8 (0.85%) Corporate Banking
8 8 (0.85%) Games
9 6 (0.64%) Marketing
10 4 (0.42%) International Banking
10 4 (0.42%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.32%) Back Office
12 2 (0.21%) Wholesale Banking
13 1 (0.11%) Advertising
13 1 (0.11%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 658 (69.85%) Developer
2 350 (37.15%) Scala Developer
3 253 (26.86%) Java Developer
4 113 (12.00%) Java Scala Developer
5 83 (8.81%) Big Data Developer
6 81 (8.60%) Agile Developer
7 76 (8.07%) Senior Developer
8 66 (7.01%) Software Engineer
9 63 (6.69%) Hadoop Developer
10 56 (5.94%) Java Engineer
11 54 (5.73%) Agile Java Developer
11 54 (5.73%) Architect
12 49 (5.20%) Big Data Engineer
13 46 (4.88%) Java Software Engineer
14 42 (4.46%) JavaScript Developer
14 42 (4.46%) Senior Java Developer
15 37 (3.93%) Apache Spark Developer
16 34 (3.61%) Scala Software Engineer
17 29 (3.08%) Senior Scala Developer
18 28 (2.97%) Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (21.23%) HTML
2 146 (15.50%) CSS
3 139 (14.76%) Web Services
4 131 (13.91%) REST
5 119 (12.63%) Akka
6 116 (12.31%) RESTful
7 112 (11.89%) Spring
8 110 (11.68%) Kafka
9 97 (10.30%) Play Framework
10 91 (9.66%) AngularJS
11 77 (8.17%) HTML5
12 57 (6.05%) Hibernate
13 45 (4.78%) RabbitMQ
14 44 (4.67%) JSON
15 35 (3.72%) spray
15 35 (3.72%) XML
16 34 (3.61%) Ajax
17 32 (3.40%) CSS3
18 31 (3.29%) jQuery
19 29 (3.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 57 (6.05%) Fixed Income
2 49 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (4.25%) Equities
4 35 (3.72%) Visualisation
5 28 (2.97%) User Experience
6 23 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 23 (2.44%) Grid Computing
7 21 (2.23%) Derivative
8 19 (2.02%) Computer Science
9 18 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
10 16 (1.70%) Fintech
11 15 (1.59%) Algorithms
11 15 (1.59%) Equity Derivative
12 13 (1.38%) Statistics
13 11 (1.17%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 10 (1.06%) Data Integration
14 10 (1.06%) Market Risk
15 9 (0.96%) Data Structures
16 8 (0.85%) Linked Data
16 8 (0.85%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 196 (20.81%) Linux
2 119 (12.63%) Unix
3 32 (3.40%) Mac OS X
4 31 (3.29%) Mac OS
5 24 (2.55%) Solaris
6 15 (1.59%) Windows
7 10 (1.06%) CentOS
7 10 (1.06%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.74%) Android
8 7 (0.74%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.11%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 533 (56.58%) Agile Software Development
2 350 (37.15%) TDD
3 209 (22.19%) BDD
4 182 (19.32%) Scrum
5 130 (13.80%) Pair Programming
6 128 (13.59%) Software Engineering
7 124 (13.16%) Open Source
8 113 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
9 106 (11.25%) DevOps
10 104 (11.04%) Kanban
11 98 (10.40%) Functional Programming
12 72 (7.64%) Multithreading
13 71 (7.54%) Analytics
14 70 (7.43%) OO
15 61 (6.48%) Continuous Delivery
16 51 (5.41%) Front End Development
16 51 (5.41%) SDLC
17 49 (5.20%) Web Development
18 47 (4.99%) Mentoring
19 46 (4.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 682 (72.40%) Java
2 286 (30.36%) Python
3 228 (24.20%) JavaScript
4 169 (17.94%) Ruby
5 108 (11.46%) SQL
6 60 (6.37%) Clojure
7 56 (5.94%) Groovy
8 55 (5.84%) Go
9 54 (5.73%) C#
10 51 (5.41%) Perl
11 45 (4.78%) PHP
12 40 (4.25%) R
13 36 (3.82%) C++
14 21 (2.23%) Haskell
15 15 (1.59%) Shell Script
15 15 (1.59%) VBA
16 13 (1.38%) Bash Shell
16 13 (1.38%) C
17 12 (1.27%) CoffeeScript
17 12 (1.27%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 41 (4.35%) Degree
2 22 (2.34%) Security Cleared
3 6 (0.64%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.32%) PhD
5 2 (0.21%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.11%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.11%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.18%) QA
2 9 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (0.53%) SLA
4 4 (0.42%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.11%) Basel III
5 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.11%) MiFID
5 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 67 (7.11%) Docker
2 61 (6.48%) HDFS
3 31 (3.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 30 (3.18%) Apache Flume
5 5 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.21%) LXC
7 1 (0.11%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 59 (6.26%) Puppet
2 38 (4.03%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (3.18%) Mesos
4 27 (2.87%) Oozie
5 21 (2.23%) Ansible
6 20 (2.12%) Hadoop YARN
7 16 (1.70%) Kubernetes
8 11 (1.17%) Ambari
9 8 (0.85%) Graphite
10 5 (0.53%) Salt
11 2 (0.21%) Nagios
11 2 (0.21%) SELinux
12 1 (0.11%) Apache Shiro
12 1 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 43 (4.56%) Cloudera
2 41 (4.35%) Oracle
3 24 (2.55%) MapR
4 14 (1.49%) Hortonworks
5 10 (1.06%) Tableau
5 10 (1.06%) VMware
6 9 (0.96%) Splunk
6 9 (0.96%) Talend
7 8 (0.85%) Alteryx
7 8 (0.85%) AppDynamics
7 8 (0.85%) Informatica
8 6 (0.64%) Akamai
8 6 (0.64%) Google
9 5 (0.53%) Palantir
9 5 (0.53%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.42%) Foundry
10 4 (0.42%) Microsoft
10 4 (0.42%) Rackspace
10 4 (0.42%) Teradata
11 3 (0.32%) Red Gate
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