The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
North West / Manchester
Rank 69 68 82
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +14
Contract jobs citing Scala 26 42 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.87% 2.16% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.48% 5.41% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 5
Median daily rate £465 £425 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.41% -20.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £326 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £550
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 Manchester region.

Programming Languages Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
580 777 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 41.61% 39.99% 36.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 474 360
Median daily rate £380 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 28 9
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.54 £14.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Scala as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Scala Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Scala
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Scala
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford -9 3 £440 +3.52%
Scala
North West

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Scala.

1 43 (87.76%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (85.71%) TDD
3 36 (73.47%) Java
4 31 (63.27%) Scrum
5 30 (61.22%) BDD
6 27 (55.10%) Pair Programming
6 27 (55.10%) RESTful
7 20 (40.82%) Git (software)
8 18 (36.73%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (36.73%) NoSQL
9 17 (34.69%) Performance Tuning
9 17 (34.69%) Groovy
9 17 (34.69%) Ruby
10 15 (30.61%) SOA
10 15 (30.61%) Clojure
10 15 (30.61%) Microservices
11 14 (28.57%) OO
11 14 (28.57%) Web Services
11 14 (28.57%) Software Delivery
12 13 (26.53%) Python
13 12 (24.49%) SQL
13 12 (24.49%) Concurrent Programming
14 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
14 11 (22.45%) HTML
14 11 (22.45%) XML
14 11 (22.45%) CSS
14 11 (22.45%) Linux
14 11 (22.45%) REST
14 11 (22.45%) High Availability
15 10 (20.41%) Amazon AWS

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (10.20%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.04%) Liferay
2 1 (2.04%) Mule
2 1 (2.04%) Mule ESB
2 1 (2.04%) nginx
2 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.41%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (18.37%) GitHub
3 1 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.73%) NoSQL
2 5 (10.20%) Big Data
2 5 (10.20%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.12%) MySQL
3 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.08%) Couchbase
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.04%) HDInsight
5 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.04%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 20 (40.82%) Git (software)
2 9 (18.37%) JUnit
2 9 (18.37%) Mercurial
3 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.08%) Maven
5 1 (2.04%) Ant
5 1 (2.04%) Selenium
5 1 (2.04%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.04%) Subversion
5 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.08%) Banking
1 2 (4.08%) Games
1 2 (4.08%) Marketing
2 1 (2.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (79.59%) Developer
2 28 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 22 (44.90%) Scala Developer
4 20 (40.82%) Senior Developer
5 17 (34.69%) Java Scala Developer
6 16 (32.65%) Senior Java Developer
7 13 (26.53%) Senior Java Scala Developer
7 13 (26.53%) Senior Scala Developer
8 10 (20.41%) Agile Developer
9 9 (18.37%) Agile Java Developer
9 9 (18.37%) Scala Software Engineer
9 9 (18.37%) Software Engineer
10 5 (10.20%) Senior Agile Developer
10 5 (10.20%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 3 (6.12%) Apache Spark Developer
11 3 (6.12%) Consultant
12 2 (4.08%) Java Consultant
12 2 (4.08%) Python Developer
12 2 (4.08%) Senior Java Consultant
12 2 (4.08%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (55.10%) RESTful
2 14 (28.57%) Web Services
3 11 (22.45%) CSS
3 11 (22.45%) HTML
3 11 (22.45%) REST
3 11 (22.45%) XML
4 10 (20.41%) Spring
5 9 (18.37%) CSS3
5 9 (18.37%) Hibernate
5 9 (18.37%) HTML5
5 9 (18.37%) JSON
6 8 (16.33%) XSLT
7 7 (14.29%) Node.js
8 3 (6.12%) SOAP
9 2 (4.08%) Ajax
9 2 (4.08%) DOM
9 2 (4.08%) SAX
9 2 (4.08%) XML Schema
10 1 (2.04%) Akka
10 1 (2.04%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.08%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (87.76%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (85.71%) TDD
3 31 (63.27%) Scrum
4 30 (61.22%) BDD
5 27 (55.10%) Pair Programming
6 18 (36.73%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (34.69%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (30.61%) Microservices
8 15 (30.61%) SOA
9 14 (28.57%) OO
9 14 (28.57%) Software Delivery
10 12 (24.49%) Concurrent Programming
11 11 (22.45%) High Availability
12 10 (20.41%) Multithreading
12 10 (20.41%) Software Engineering
13 9 (18.37%) DevOps
13 9 (18.37%) Low Latency
13 9 (18.37%) OOP
14 8 (16.33%) Open Source
15 7 (14.29%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 36 (73.47%) Java
2 17 (34.69%) Groovy
2 17 (34.69%) Ruby
3 15 (30.61%) Clojure
4 13 (26.53%) Python
5 12 (24.49%) SQL
6 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
7 5 (10.20%) F#
8 1 (2.04%) C
8 1 (2.04%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 9 (18.37%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (4.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Ansible
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Twitter
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.04%) Google
3 1 (2.04%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle
Manchester, Lancashire
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