The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 61 81 74
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Contract jobs citing Scala 45 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.45% 0.64% 0.53%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.08% 1.72% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 3 4
Average daily rate £425 £530 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.81% +51.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £500 £388
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Scala
North West

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
740 524 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 40.28% 37.48% 38.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 364 283
Average daily rate £353 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 9 6
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £19.00 £14.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scala across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 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
Salford +4 10 £425 +13.33%
Scala
North West

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 54 (78.26%) Java
2 52 (75.36%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (71.01%) TDD
4 42 (60.87%) HTTP
4 42 (60.87%) Scrum
5 41 (59.42%) RESTful
6 35 (50.72%) SQL
6 35 (50.72%) REST
7 33 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
7 33 (47.83%) Web Services
7 33 (47.83%) Git (software)
8 31 (44.93%) NoSQL
9 30 (43.48%) Linux
10 29 (42.03%) High Availability
11 28 (40.58%) XML
11 28 (40.58%) JSON
12 24 (34.78%) Subversion
13 21 (30.43%) BDD
14 19 (27.54%) JavaScript
14 19 (27.54%) HTML
15 18 (26.09%) CSS
16 16 (23.19%) Python
16 16 (23.19%) Ruby
17 15 (21.74%) Web Development
17 15 (21.74%) Telerik
17 15 (21.74%) Silverlight
17 15 (21.74%) XAML
17 15 (21.74%) Visual Studio
17 15 (21.74%) Unix
17 15 (21.74%) C#

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (1.45%) Confluence
1 1 (1.45%) nginx
1 1 (1.45%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 33 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 42 (60.87%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (44.93%) NoSQL
2 15 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.25%) Big Data
3 5 (7.25%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 33 (47.83%) Git (software)
2 24 (34.78%) Subversion
3 15 (21.74%) Visual Studio
4 11 (15.94%) Mercurial
5 8 (11.59%) JUnit
6 2 (2.90%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.45%) JBehave
7 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.45%) JIRA
7 1 (1.45%) Selenium
7 1 (1.45%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (5.80%) Finance
2 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (88.41%) Developer
2 29 (42.03%) Java Developer
3 20 (28.99%) Scala Developer
4 14 (20.29%) .NET Developer
4 14 (20.29%) C# Developer
5 13 (18.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (18.84%) Senior Developer
5 13 (18.84%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (17.39%) Java Scala Developer
7 8 (11.59%) Software Developer
8 7 (10.14%) Software Engineer
9 6 (8.70%) Agile Developer
9 6 (8.70%) Agile Java Developer
10 5 (7.25%) Hadoop Developer
10 5 (7.25%) Senior Hadoop Developer
11 4 (5.80%) Java Engineer
11 4 (5.80%) Java Scala Software Engineer
11 4 (5.80%) Java Software Engineer
11 4 (5.80%) Scala Software Engineer
11 4 (5.80%) Silverlight Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (59.42%) RESTful
2 35 (50.72%) REST
3 33 (47.83%) Web Services
4 28 (40.58%) JSON
4 28 (40.58%) XML
5 19 (27.54%) HTML
6 18 (26.09%) CSS
7 15 (21.74%) .NET
7 15 (21.74%) HTML5
7 15 (21.74%) Silverlight
8 10 (14.49%) SOAP
9 7 (10.14%) XSLT
10 4 (5.80%) Spring
11 2 (2.90%) jQuery
11 2 (2.90%) Play Framework
12 1 (1.45%) Akka
12 1 (1.45%) CSS3
12 1 (1.45%) Hibernate
12 1 (1.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.29%) Visualisation
2 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.45%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 30 (43.48%) Linux
2 15 (21.74%) Unix
3 14 (20.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (75.36%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (71.01%) TDD
3 42 (60.87%) Scrum
4 29 (42.03%) High Availability
5 21 (30.43%) BDD
6 15 (21.74%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (21.74%) Web Development
7 14 (20.29%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (20.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 14 (20.29%) Web Design
8 13 (18.84%) Pair Programming
8 13 (18.84%) Software Delivery
9 12 (17.39%) Mentoring
9 12 (17.39%) Open Source
9 12 (17.39%) Software Engineering
10 11 (15.94%) OO
10 11 (15.94%) OOP
10 11 (15.94%) SOA
11 4 (5.80%) Kanban
12 3 (4.35%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 54 (78.26%) Java
2 35 (50.72%) SQL
3 19 (27.54%) JavaScript
4 16 (23.19%) Python
4 16 (23.19%) Ruby
5 15 (21.74%) C#
5 15 (21.74%) XAML
6 12 (17.39%) Groovy
7 2 (2.90%) Clojure
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Graylog
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) Telerik
2 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
2 1 (1.45%) SaltStack
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