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 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 72 88 82
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -6
Contract jobs citing Scala 33 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.81% 0.94% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.73% 2.86% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 15 4
Median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
698 595 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 38.20% 32.84% 35.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 368 302
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 14
Median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +108.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 28 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stockport - 2 £475 -
Wigan - 1 £500 -
Scala
North West

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 54 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (87.04%) TDD
4 39 (72.22%) Pair Programming
5 33 (61.11%) Scrum
6 29 (53.70%) Spring
7 26 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (44.44%) Hibernate
8 24 (44.44%) RESTful
8 24 (44.44%) BDD
9 23 (42.59%) Groovy
9 23 (42.59%) Git (software)
10 21 (38.89%) OO
10 21 (38.89%) SOA
10 21 (38.89%) Open Source
10 21 (38.89%) Software Delivery
11 20 (37.04%) HTML5
11 20 (37.04%) GitHub
11 20 (37.04%) CSS3
11 20 (37.04%) Clojure
11 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
11 20 (37.04%) HTML
11 20 (37.04%) CSS
12 19 (35.19%) OOP
12 19 (35.19%) Ruby
12 19 (35.19%) Enterprise Software
12 19 (35.19%) Mercurial
12 19 (35.19%) Microservices
12 19 (35.19%) Virtual Machines
13 17 (31.48%) Concurrent Programming

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 1 (1.85%) Confluence
1 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.85%) Liferay
1 1 (1.85%) Mule
1 1 (1.85%) Mule ESB
1 1 (1.85%) nginx
1 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 20 (37.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) AMQP
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
1 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (5.56%) Big Data
2 3 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.85%) Hazelcast
3 1 (1.85%) MySQL
3 1 (1.85%) Neo4j
3 1 (1.85%) OrientDB
3 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (42.59%) Git (software)
2 19 (35.19%) Mercurial
3 5 (9.26%) Maven
4 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.41%) JIRA
5 3 (5.56%) Gradle
6 1 (1.85%) Ant
6 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.85%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.85%) JUnit
6 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Games
2 1 (1.85%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 51 (94.44%) Developer
2 47 (87.04%) Java Developer
3 28 (51.85%) Scala Developer
4 26 (48.15%) Java Scala Developer
4 26 (48.15%) Senior Developer
4 26 (48.15%) Senior Java Developer
5 21 (38.89%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 21 (38.89%) Senior Scala Developer
6 14 (25.93%) Agile Developer
6 14 (25.93%) Agile Java Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Senior Agile Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.85%) Java Architect
9 1 (1.85%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (1.85%) MuleSoft Architect
9 1 (1.85%) MuleSoft Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (53.70%) Spring
2 24 (44.44%) Hibernate
2 24 (44.44%) RESTful
3 20 (37.04%) CSS
3 20 (37.04%) CSS3
3 20 (37.04%) HTML
3 20 (37.04%) HTML5
4 6 (11.11%) J2EE
5 3 (5.56%) Grails
5 3 (5.56%) Play Framework
5 3 (5.56%) Web Services
6 2 (3.70%) Akka
6 2 (3.70%) Node.js
7 1 (1.85%) .NET
7 1 (1.85%) EJB
7 1 (1.85%) Java EE
7 1 (1.85%) JAX-RS
7 1 (1.85%) JSF
7 1 (1.85%) REST
7 1 (1.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.19%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.70%) iPad
3 1 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (1.85%) Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (87.04%) TDD
3 39 (72.22%) Pair Programming
4 33 (61.11%) Scrum
5 26 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (44.44%) BDD
7 21 (38.89%) OO
7 21 (38.89%) Open Source
7 21 (38.89%) SOA
7 21 (38.89%) Software Delivery
8 19 (35.19%) Microservices
8 19 (35.19%) OOP
9 17 (31.48%) Concurrent Programming
10 15 (27.78%) Multithreading
11 14 (25.93%) Low Latency
11 14 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
12 13 (24.07%) Kanban
13 11 (20.37%) DevOps
14 6 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
15 3 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 54 (100.00%) Java
2 23 (42.59%) Groovy
3 20 (37.04%) Clojure
3 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 19 (35.19%) Ruby
5 4 (7.41%) Python
6 1 (1.85%) C#
6 1 (1.85%) Perl
6 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 19 (35.19%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (9.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Ansible
1 3 (5.56%) Puppet
2 2 (3.70%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.70%) Mesos
Vendors
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (1.85%) MuleSoft
2 1 (1.85%) Red Hat