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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 81 77 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Scala 27 35 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.63% 1.77% 0.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.11% 4.83% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 29 6
Median daily rate £465 £425 £506
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.41% -16.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £333 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £65.00 -
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
657 725 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 39.75% 36.69% 39.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 444 406
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 29 8
Median hourly rate £33.47 £29.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.39% +38.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.70 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.29%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -8 3 £440 +3.52%
Scala
North West

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (87.93%) TDD
3 47 (81.03%) Java
4 36 (62.07%) Scrum
5 33 (56.90%) Pair Programming
5 33 (56.90%) BDD
6 32 (55.17%) RESTful
7 25 (43.10%) Git (software)
8 23 (39.66%) Ruby
9 22 (37.93%) Groovy
10 20 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (34.48%) Performance Tuning
11 18 (31.03%) Software Delivery
11 18 (31.03%) Spring
11 18 (31.03%) SOA
11 18 (31.03%) NoSQL
12 17 (29.31%) Clojure
12 17 (29.31%) OO
12 17 (29.31%) Microservices
13 16 (27.59%) Web Services
14 15 (25.86%) Concurrent Programming
15 14 (24.14%) Hibernate
16 13 (22.41%) CSS
16 13 (22.41%) HTML
16 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
16 13 (22.41%) SQL
16 13 (22.41%) Python
16 13 (22.41%) Multithreading
17 12 (20.69%) Open Source
17 12 (20.69%) Low Latency

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 (5.17%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.72%) Confluence
2 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.72%) Liferay
2 1 (1.72%) Mule
2 1 (1.72%) Mule ESB
2 1 (1.72%) nginx
2 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.97%) GitHub
2 10 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.52%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) AMQP
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.03%) NoSQL
2 4 (6.90%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.17%) Big Data
3 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.17%) MySQL
3 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.45%) Couchbase
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.72%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.72%) HDInsight
5 1 (1.72%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.72%) OrientDB
5 1 (1.72%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.72%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 25 (43.10%) Git (software)
2 11 (18.97%) Mercurial
3 9 (15.52%) JUnit
4 5 (8.62%) Maven
5 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
5 4 (6.90%) JIRA
6 3 (5.17%) Gradle
7 1 (1.72%) Ant
7 1 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.45%) Banking
1 2 (3.45%) Games
1 2 (3.45%) Marketing
2 1 (1.72%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 49 (84.48%) Developer
2 38 (65.52%) Java Developer
3 27 (46.55%) Scala Developer
4 20 (34.48%) Java Scala Developer
4 20 (34.48%) Senior Developer
5 18 (31.03%) Senior Java Developer
6 15 (25.86%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 15 (25.86%) Senior Scala Developer
7 13 (22.41%) Agile Developer
8 12 (20.69%) Agile Java Developer
9 9 (15.52%) Scala Software Engineer
9 9 (15.52%) Software Engineer
10 4 (6.90%) Senior Agile Developer
10 4 (6.90%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 2 (3.45%) Lead Developer
12 1 (1.72%) Consultant
12 1 (1.72%) Games Developer
12 1 (1.72%) Java Software Engineer
12 1 (1.72%) Software Developer
12 1 (1.72%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (55.17%) RESTful
2 18 (31.03%) Spring
3 16 (27.59%) Web Services
4 14 (24.14%) Hibernate
5 13 (22.41%) CSS
5 13 (22.41%) HTML
6 11 (18.97%) CSS3
6 11 (18.97%) HTML5
6 11 (18.97%) REST
6 11 (18.97%) XML
7 9 (15.52%) JSON
8 8 (13.79%) XSLT
9 7 (12.07%) Node.js
10 4 (6.90%) J2EE
11 3 (5.17%) Akka
11 3 (5.17%) Grails
11 3 (5.17%) Play Framework
11 3 (5.17%) Redux
11 3 (5.17%) SOAP
12 2 (3.45%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.45%) Algorithms
2 2 (3.45%) iPad
2 2 (3.45%) User Experience
3 1 (1.72%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.72%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Linux
2 3 (5.17%) Android
3 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (87.93%) TDD
3 36 (62.07%) Scrum
4 33 (56.90%) BDD
4 33 (56.90%) Pair Programming
5 20 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (34.48%) Performance Tuning
6 18 (31.03%) SOA
6 18 (31.03%) Software Delivery
7 17 (29.31%) Microservices
7 17 (29.31%) OO
8 15 (25.86%) Concurrent Programming
9 13 (22.41%) Multithreading
10 12 (20.69%) Low Latency
10 12 (20.69%) Open Source
11 11 (18.97%) DevOps
11 11 (18.97%) High Availability
11 11 (18.97%) OOP
12 10 (17.24%) Kanban
12 10 (17.24%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 47 (81.03%) Java
2 23 (39.66%) Ruby
3 22 (37.93%) Groovy
4 17 (29.31%) Clojure
5 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
5 13 (22.41%) Python
5 13 (22.41%) SQL
6 5 (8.62%) F#
7 1 (1.72%) C
7 1 (1.72%) Perl
7 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (5.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Ansible
1 1 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Twitter
2 3 (5.17%) Oracle
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.72%) Google
4 1 (1.72%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.72%) Red Hat