The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 83 75 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Scala 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.38% 0.17% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.05% 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £440 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +25.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
474 426 631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 35.94% 35.65% 43.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 256 298
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 37
Average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.21% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £19.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scala across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - - - - 2
Scala
North West

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Scala also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scala.

1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (73.33%) TDD
3 10 (66.67%) C#
4 9 (60.00%) HTML
4 9 (60.00%) Scrum
5 8 (53.33%) OOP
5 8 (53.33%) CSS
5 8 (53.33%) HTML5
5 8 (53.33%) BDD
6 6 (40.00%) J2EE
6 6 (40.00%) C++
6 6 (40.00%) UML
6 6 (40.00%) QA
7 5 (33.33%) jQuery
7 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
7 5 (33.33%) Ajax
7 5 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (33.33%) Finance
7 5 (33.33%) CMS
7 5 (33.33%) LAMP
7 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 5 (33.33%) Spring
7 5 (33.33%) JSF
7 5 (33.33%) .NET
7 5 (33.33%) PHP
7 5 (33.33%) MySQL
7 5 (33.33%) Oracle
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 5 (33.33%) WebLogic

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Scala also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scala. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 5 (33.33%) CMS
1 5 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 5 (33.33%) MQSeries
1 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 5 (33.33%) Escenic
1 5 (33.33%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 5 (33.33%) Big Data
2 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Analyst
3 6 (40.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Senior Programmer
4 5 (33.33%) Senior Java Programmer
4 5 (33.33%) Programmer
4 5 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Java Programmer
4 5 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Developer Analyst
5 3 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Product Owner
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) HTML
2 8 (53.33%) CSS
2 8 (53.33%) HTML5
3 6 (40.00%) J2EE
4 5 (33.33%) jQuery
4 5 (33.33%) Ajax
4 5 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (33.33%) LAMP
4 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 5 (33.33%) Spring
4 5 (33.33%) JSF
4 5 (33.33%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) EJB
4 5 (33.33%) Struts
4 5 (33.33%) XML
4 5 (33.33%) Java RMI
4 5 (33.33%) CSS3
5 3 (20.00%) XHTML
6 2 (13.33%) JSON
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (20.00%) Open Source
1 3 (20.00%) Animation
2 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) TDD
2 9 (60.00%) Scrum
3 8 (53.33%) OOP
3 8 (53.33%) BDD
4 6 (40.00%) UML
5 5 (33.33%) OOD
5 5 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
5 5 (33.33%) RUP
6 4 (26.67%) DevOps
7 3 (20.00%) OO
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 2 (13.33%) MVC
9 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 1 (6.67%) RAD
9 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
9 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (66.67%) C#
4 6 (40.00%) C++
5 5 (33.33%) PHP
5 5 (33.33%) Python
6 3 (20.00%) SQL
6 3 (20.00%) Ruby
7 2 (13.33%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
1 5 (33.33%) JBoss
2 2 (13.33%) VMware