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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 81 78 84
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Contract jobs citing Scala 27 27 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.49% 1.47% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.70% 4.51% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 3
Median daily rate £500 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £466 £416
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +11.83%
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
729 599 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 40.19% 32.52% 37.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 516 364 347
Median daily rate £375 £375 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £256 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 26 8
Median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.25 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.00 £30.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 26 September 2016.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 53 (94.64%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (89.29%) TDD
4 42 (75.00%) Pair Programming
5 35 (62.50%) Scrum
6 29 (51.79%) Spring
7 28 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (48.21%) BDD
9 26 (46.43%) RESTful
10 25 (44.64%) Groovy
11 24 (42.86%) Hibernate
12 23 (41.07%) SOA
12 23 (41.07%) Git (software)
12 23 (41.07%) Software Delivery
13 22 (39.29%) Microservices
13 22 (39.29%) Clojure
13 22 (39.29%) Ruby
13 22 (39.29%) OO
14 21 (37.50%) Open Source
15 20 (35.71%) GitHub
16 19 (33.93%) Enterprise Software
16 19 (33.93%) Mercurial
16 19 (33.93%) HTML5
16 19 (33.93%) CSS3
16 19 (33.93%) Virtual Machines
16 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
16 19 (33.93%) CSS
16 19 (33.93%) HTML
16 19 (33.93%) OOP
17 18 (32.14%) 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 (1.79%) Confluence
1 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.79%) Liferay
1 1 (1.79%) Mule
1 1 (1.79%) Mule ESB
1 1 (1.79%) nginx
1 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 20 (35.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) AMQP
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
1 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.36%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (5.36%) Big Data
3 3 (5.36%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.79%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.79%) MySQL
4 1 (1.79%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.79%) OrientDB
4 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (41.07%) Git (software)
2 19 (33.93%) Mercurial
3 5 (8.93%) Maven
4 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.14%) JIRA
5 3 (5.36%) Gradle
6 1 (1.79%) Ant
6 1 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.79%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.79%) JUnit
6 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 2 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (1.79%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Games
2 1 (1.79%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 53 (94.64%) Developer
2 50 (89.29%) Java Developer
3 29 (51.79%) Scala Developer
4 28 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 28 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 27 (48.21%) Java Scala Developer
6 22 (39.29%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 22 (39.29%) Senior Scala Developer
7 14 (25.00%) Agile Developer
7 14 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
8 6 (10.71%) Senior Agile Developer
8 6 (10.71%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
10 1 (1.79%) Consultant
10 1 (1.79%) Games Developer
10 1 (1.79%) Java Games Developer
10 1 (1.79%) MuleSoft Architect
10 1 (1.79%) MuleSoft Developer
10 1 (1.79%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (51.79%) Spring
2 26 (46.43%) RESTful
3 24 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 19 (33.93%) CSS
4 19 (33.93%) CSS3
4 19 (33.93%) HTML
4 19 (33.93%) HTML5
5 6 (10.71%) J2EE
6 3 (5.36%) Grails
6 3 (5.36%) Node.js
6 3 (5.36%) Play Framework
6 3 (5.36%) Web Services
7 2 (3.57%) Akka
8 1 (1.79%) Dropwizard
8 1 (1.79%) EJB
8 1 (1.79%) Java EE
8 1 (1.79%) JAX-RS
8 1 (1.79%) JSF
8 1 (1.79%) REST
8 1 (1.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.93%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.57%) iPad
3 1 (1.79%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Android
2 1 (1.79%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (94.64%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (89.29%) TDD
3 42 (75.00%) Pair Programming
4 35 (62.50%) Scrum
5 28 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (48.21%) BDD
7 23 (41.07%) SOA
7 23 (41.07%) Software Delivery
8 22 (39.29%) Microservices
8 22 (39.29%) OO
9 21 (37.50%) Open Source
10 19 (33.93%) OOP
11 18 (32.14%) Concurrent Programming
12 16 (28.57%) Multithreading
13 15 (26.79%) Low Latency
13 15 (26.79%) Performance Tuning
14 13 (23.21%) DevOps
14 13 (23.21%) Kanban
15 6 (10.71%) Continuous Deployment
16 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 56 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (44.64%) Groovy
3 22 (39.29%) Clojure
3 22 (39.29%) Ruby
4 19 (33.93%) JavaScript
5 6 (10.71%) Python
6 2 (3.57%) F#
7 1 (1.79%) Perl
7 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 19 (33.93%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (8.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Ansible
1 3 (5.36%) Puppet
2 2 (3.57%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.57%) Mesos
Vendors
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle
2 1 (1.79%) MuleSoft
2 1 (1.79%) Red Hat