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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
North West / Manchester
Rank 75 54 86
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +32
Contract jobs citing Scala 18 51 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.34% 2.84% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.05% 7.41% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 38 2
Median daily rate £500 £425 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -21.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £326 £532
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £483 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £495
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -14.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
591 688 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 43.94% 38.31% 34.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 413 354
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 7
Median hourly rate £37.50 £29.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.19 £14.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.40 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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
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 February 2017. 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 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 -17 1 - -
Scala
North West

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (70.45%) Java
3 30 (68.18%) TDD
4 24 (54.55%) BDD
5 22 (50.00%) Scrum
6 19 (43.18%) RESTful
7 18 (40.91%) Pair Programming
8 17 (38.64%) NoSQL
9 16 (36.36%) Python
10 15 (34.09%) Web Services
10 15 (34.09%) Git (software)
11 14 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
12 13 (29.55%) REST
12 13 (29.55%) Ruby
13 12 (27.27%) SQL
14 11 (25.00%) XML
14 11 (25.00%) Linux
14 11 (25.00%) Software Engineering
14 11 (25.00%) High Availability
14 11 (25.00%) Clojure
14 11 (25.00%) Groovy
14 11 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (22.73%) Hadoop
15 10 (22.73%) JSON
15 10 (22.73%) Microservices
16 9 (20.45%) DevOps
16 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (20.45%) HTTP
17 8 (18.18%) SOA
17 8 (18.18%) OO

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 5 (11.36%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.36%) GitHub
3 1 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) NoSQL
2 10 (22.73%) Hadoop
3 6 (13.64%) Big Data
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
4 4 (9.09%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.55%) Couchbase
5 2 (4.55%) MySQL
5 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.27%) HDInsight
6 1 (2.27%) Pentaho
6 1 (2.27%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Git (software)
2 8 (18.18%) JUnit
3 3 (6.82%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.27%) Ant
4 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.27%) Gradle
4 1 (2.27%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.27%) Maven
4 1 (2.27%) Selenium
4 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.27%) Spock
4 1 (2.27%) Subversion
4 1 (2.27%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (70.45%) Developer
2 17 (38.64%) Java Developer
3 13 (29.55%) Scala Developer
4 12 (27.27%) Senior Developer
5 8 (18.18%) Scala Software Engineer
5 8 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (18.18%) Software Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Agile Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Java Scala Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Java Scala Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Scala Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Agile Java Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Apache Spark Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Agile Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Java Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (43.18%) RESTful
2 15 (34.09%) Web Services
3 13 (29.55%) REST
4 11 (25.00%) XML
5 10 (22.73%) JSON
6 8 (18.18%) XSLT
7 7 (15.91%) Node.js
8 6 (13.64%) HTML
9 5 (11.36%) CSS
9 5 (11.36%) Spring
10 4 (9.09%) Akka
11 3 (6.82%) CSS3
11 3 (6.82%) HTML5
11 3 (6.82%) Play Framework
11 3 (6.82%) SOAP
12 2 (4.55%) .NET
12 2 (4.55%) Ajax
12 2 (4.55%) DOM
12 2 (4.55%) SAX
12 2 (4.55%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
1 2 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) Unix
2 4 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (68.18%) TDD
3 24 (54.55%) BDD
4 22 (50.00%) Scrum
5 18 (40.91%) Pair Programming
6 14 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
7 11 (25.00%) High Availability
7 11 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 10 (22.73%) Microservices
9 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (20.45%) DevOps
10 8 (18.18%) OO
10 8 (18.18%) SOA
10 8 (18.18%) Software Delivery
11 7 (15.91%) Concurrent Programming
12 6 (13.64%) Low Latency
12 6 (13.64%) Multithreading
13 4 (9.09%) ITIL
13 4 (9.09%) Open Source
14 3 (6.82%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 31 (70.45%) Java
2 16 (36.36%) Python
3 13 (29.55%) Ruby
4 12 (27.27%) SQL
5 11 (25.00%) Clojure
5 11 (25.00%) Groovy
6 5 (11.36%) F#
6 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
8 2 (4.55%) C++
9 1 (2.27%) C
9 1 (2.27%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Puppet
2 4 (9.09%) Ansible
2 4 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.27%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Twitter
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.27%) Google
3 1 (2.27%) VMware