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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 67 93 77
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -16
Contract jobs citing Scala 32 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.78% 0.33% 0.62%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.56% 1.00% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 2 4
Median daily rate £500 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £445 £434
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
576 499 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.05% 32.79% 34.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 317 261
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 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £480 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 16
Median hourly rate £32.25 £20.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.25% -30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £15.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 1 July 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 56 (100.00%) Java
2 51 (91.07%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (85.71%) TDD
4 36 (64.29%) Scrum
5 29 (51.79%) Pair Programming
6 28 (50.00%) RESTful
7 26 (46.43%) BDD
8 22 (39.29%) Git (software)
8 22 (39.29%) Spring
9 19 (33.93%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (32.14%) Groovy
10 18 (32.14%) Open Source
10 18 (32.14%) HTML
10 18 (32.14%) CSS
10 18 (32.14%) Performance Tuning
11 17 (30.36%) Software Delivery
11 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
11 17 (30.36%) Hibernate
12 16 (28.57%) SOA
12 16 (28.57%) OO
12 16 (28.57%) HTML5
12 16 (28.57%) NoSQL
12 16 (28.57%) CSS3
12 16 (28.57%) GitHub
13 15 (26.79%) Enterprise Software
13 15 (26.79%) Clojure
13 15 (26.79%) Microservices
13 15 (26.79%) Virtual Machines
13 15 (26.79%) REST
13 15 (26.79%) Mercurial

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:

Cloud Services
1 16 (28.57%) GitHub
2 14 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (23.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 5 (8.93%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.36%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.57%) Big Data
4 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.79%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 22 (39.29%) Git (software)
2 15 (26.79%) Mercurial
3 4 (7.14%) JUnit
4 3 (5.36%) Gradle
4 3 (5.36%) JIRA
4 3 (5.36%) Maven
Job Titles
1 52 (92.86%) Developer
2 40 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 27 (48.21%) Scala Developer
4 20 (35.71%) Java Scala Developer
4 20 (35.71%) Senior Developer
4 20 (35.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 15 (26.79%) Senior Java Scala Developer
5 15 (26.79%) Senior Scala Developer
6 9 (16.07%) Agile Developer
6 9 (16.07%) Agile Java Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Agile Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Java Architect
9 1 (1.79%) Java Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Java Software Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Node.js Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (50.00%) RESTful
2 22 (39.29%) Spring
3 18 (32.14%) CSS
3 18 (32.14%) HTML
4 17 (30.36%) Hibernate
5 16 (28.57%) CSS3
5 16 (28.57%) HTML5
6 15 (26.79%) REST
7 14 (25.00%) Web Services
8 13 (23.21%) JSON
8 13 (23.21%) XML
9 4 (7.14%) J2EE
9 4 (7.14%) Play Framework
9 4 (7.14%) XSLT
10 3 (5.36%) Akka
10 3 (5.36%) Grails
10 3 (5.36%) Node.js
11 1 (1.79%) .NET
11 1 (1.79%) Dropwizard
11 1 (1.79%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Linux
2 3 (5.36%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (91.07%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (85.71%) TDD
3 36 (64.29%) Scrum
4 29 (51.79%) Pair Programming
5 26 (46.43%) BDD
6 19 (33.93%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (32.14%) Open Source
7 18 (32.14%) Performance Tuning
8 17 (30.36%) Software Delivery
9 16 (28.57%) OO
9 16 (28.57%) SOA
10 15 (26.79%) Microservices
10 15 (26.79%) OOP
11 11 (19.64%) High Availability
11 11 (19.64%) Low Latency
12 10 (17.86%) Concurrent Programming
12 10 (17.86%) Multithreading
13 8 (14.29%) Kanban
14 6 (10.71%) DevOps
15 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 18 (32.14%) Groovy
3 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
4 15 (26.79%) Clojure
5 14 (25.00%) SQL
6 13 (23.21%) Ruby
7 4 (7.14%) Python
8 1 (1.79%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (26.79%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (5.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Ansible
1 2 (3.57%) Kubernetes
1 2 (3.57%) Mesos
1 2 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (3.57%) Oracle
Manchester, Lancashire
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