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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 82 85 72
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing Scala 20 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.09% 0.58% 0.70%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.69% 1.88% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 4
Median daily rate £500 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
542 478 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.57% 30.96% 34.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 296 260
Median daily rate £375 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £483 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 12
Median hourly rate £28.50 £19.25 £37.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.05% -48.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £14.95 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £35.25 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Salford -9 1 £450 -
Scala
North West

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 57 (79.17%) Java
2 52 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (70.83%) TDD
4 41 (56.94%) Scrum
5 40 (55.56%) HTTP
6 34 (47.22%) RESTful
7 32 (44.44%) Git (software)
8 30 (41.67%) SQL
8 30 (41.67%) Linux
9 29 (40.28%) NoSQL
9 29 (40.28%) REST
9 29 (40.28%) CSS
9 29 (40.28%) HTML
10 28 (38.89%) JavaScript
10 28 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
11 27 (37.50%) Web Services
11 27 (37.50%) BDD
12 26 (36.11%) HTML5
12 26 (36.11%) XML
12 26 (36.11%) JSON
13 23 (31.94%) High Availability
14 22 (30.56%) Ruby
15 21 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
16 20 (27.78%) Pair Programming
17 17 (23.61%) Python
18 16 (22.22%) C#
18 16 (22.22%) .NET
19 15 (20.83%) Telerik
19 15 (20.83%) Silverlight
19 15 (20.83%) Web Development

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 3 (4.17%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 28 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 40 (55.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (40.28%) NoSQL
2 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.94%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.78%) Big Data
5 2 (2.78%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 32 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 15 (20.83%) Visual Studio
3 14 (19.44%) Subversion
4 11 (15.28%) Mercurial
5 8 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 3 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (94.44%) Developer
2 36 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 30 (41.67%) Scala Developer
4 22 (30.56%) Java Scala Developer
5 16 (22.22%) Senior Developer
5 16 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
6 14 (19.44%) .NET Developer
6 14 (19.44%) C# Developer
7 13 (18.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (15.28%) Senior Java Scala Developer
8 11 (15.28%) Senior Scala Developer
9 9 (12.50%) Agile Developer
9 9 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
10 8 (11.11%) Software Developer
11 4 (5.56%) Senior Agile Developer
11 4 (5.56%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 4 (5.56%) Silverlight Developer
12 3 (4.17%) SQL Developer
13 2 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
14 1 (1.39%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (47.22%) RESTful
2 29 (40.28%) CSS
2 29 (40.28%) HTML
2 29 (40.28%) REST
3 27 (37.50%) Web Services
4 26 (36.11%) HTML5
4 26 (36.11%) JSON
4 26 (36.11%) XML
5 16 (22.22%) .NET
6 15 (20.83%) Silverlight
7 14 (19.44%) Spring
8 12 (16.67%) CSS3
8 12 (16.67%) Hibernate
9 7 (9.72%) XSLT
10 1 (1.39%) Akka
10 1 (1.39%) Dropwizard
10 1 (1.39%) J2EE
10 1 (1.39%) JAX-RS
10 1 (1.39%) jQuery
10 1 (1.39%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Visualisation
2 11 (15.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 30 (41.67%) Linux
2 15 (20.83%) Unix
3 14 (19.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (70.83%) TDD
3 41 (56.94%) Scrum
4 27 (37.50%) BDD
5 23 (31.94%) High Availability
6 21 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
7 20 (27.78%) Pair Programming
8 15 (20.83%) Web Development
9 14 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (19.44%) Open Source
9 14 (19.44%) Responsive Web Design
9 14 (19.44%) Web Design
10 12 (16.67%) OO
10 12 (16.67%) Software Delivery
11 11 (15.28%) Microservices
11 11 (15.28%) OOP
11 11 (15.28%) SOA
12 8 (11.11%) Software Engineering
13 7 (9.72%) Low Latency
14 6 (8.33%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 57 (79.17%) Java
2 30 (41.67%) SQL
3 28 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 22 (30.56%) Ruby
5 17 (23.61%) Python
6 16 (22.22%) C#
7 15 (20.83%) XAML
8 11 (15.28%) Clojure
8 11 (15.28%) Groovy
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Ansible
1 2 (2.78%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.78%) Mesos
1 2 (2.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (20.83%) Telerik
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