The table below looks at the statistics for the Scala Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala Developer
Rank 142 131 127
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Scala Developer 2 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.062% 0.18% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
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£475 £463 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +21.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £463 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £498 £456 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.04% +37.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2978 2575 2741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 92.17% 90.93% 90.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1739 1290 1390
Average daily rate £350 £338 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 189 213
Average hourly rate £16.08 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.60% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £41.00 £45.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Scala Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scala Developer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Scala Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Scala Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scala Developer across the North West region.

Scala Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Scala Developer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Scala Developer in their job title 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 with Scala Developer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Akka
2 2 (66.67%) Play Framework
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL

Scala Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Scala Developer in their job title 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 with Scala Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Akka
2 2 (66.67%) Play Framework
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Hibernate
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree