The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
England / North West
Rank 95 112 110
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Contract jobs citing Scala 36 46 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.38% 1.21% 0.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.49% 3.38% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 37 19
Median daily rate £450 £425 £530
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -19.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £326 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+14.70% -15.00%
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 North West region.

Programming Languages Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1032 1362 1086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 39.68% 35.88% 34.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 877 725
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 65 30
Median hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £14.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.68 £42.36 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Scala as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Scala
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 across the North West region.

Scala Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Scala
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala across the North West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Scala
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Manchester -4 26 £465 +9.41% 7
Merseyside +5 3 £325 -
Cheshire +28 2 £356 -25.00% 1
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 North West region with a requirement for Scala.

1 46 (70.77%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (67.69%) Java
3 42 (64.62%) TDD
4 30 (46.15%) Scrum
4 30 (46.15%) BDD
5 28 (43.08%) RESTful
6 27 (41.54%) Pair Programming
7 22 (33.85%) Git (software)
8 19 (29.23%) Amazon AWS
9 18 (27.69%) NoSQL
9 18 (27.69%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (26.15%) Groovy
10 17 (26.15%) Ruby
10 17 (26.15%) OO
10 17 (26.15%) Performance Tuning
11 16 (24.62%) Python
12 15 (23.08%) SOA
12 15 (23.08%) Web Services
12 15 (23.08%) Clojure
12 15 (23.08%) Microservices
13 14 (21.54%) Software Delivery
13 14 (21.54%) XML
14 13 (20.00%) HTML
14 13 (20.00%) SQL
14 13 (20.00%) Hadoop
14 13 (20.00%) REST
14 13 (20.00%) Big Data
15 12 (18.46%) Concurrent Programming
15 12 (18.46%) JSON
15 12 (18.46%) JavaScript

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (7.69%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.54%) Liferay
2 1 (1.54%) Mule
2 1 (1.54%) Mule ESB
2 1 (1.54%) nginx
2 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 19 (29.23%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.85%) GitHub
3 8 (12.31%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (1.54%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.69%) NoSQL
2 13 (20.00%) Big Data
2 13 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 10 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (12.31%) Amazon QuickSight
4 8 (12.31%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (6.15%) MySQL
5 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.62%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.08%) Couchbase
7 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.08%) DB2
8 1 (1.54%) Hazelcast
8 1 (1.54%) HDInsight
8 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.54%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 22 (33.85%) Git (software)
2 9 (13.85%) JUnit
2 9 (13.85%) Mercurial
3 3 (4.62%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.62%) Subversion
4 2 (3.08%) Maven
4 2 (3.08%) Selenium
5 1 (1.54%) Ant
5 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.54%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.54%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.54%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (3.08%) Banking
1 2 (3.08%) Finance
1 2 (3.08%) Games
1 2 (3.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 47 (72.31%) Developer
2 33 (50.77%) Java Developer
3 23 (35.38%) Scala Developer
4 20 (30.77%) Senior Developer
5 17 (26.15%) Java Scala Developer
6 16 (24.62%) Senior Java Developer
7 13 (20.00%) Senior Java Scala Developer
7 13 (20.00%) Senior Scala Developer
8 11 (16.92%) Agile Developer
9 10 (15.38%) Agile Java Developer
10 9 (13.85%) Scala Software Engineer
10 9 (13.85%) Software Engineer
11 8 (12.31%) Big Data Engineer
11 8 (12.31%) Data Engineer
12 6 (9.23%) Senior Agile Developer
12 6 (9.23%) Senior Agile Java Developer
13 5 (7.69%) Python Developer
14 3 (4.62%) Apache Spark Developer
14 3 (4.62%) Consultant
15 2 (3.08%) Big Data Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.08%) RESTful
2 15 (23.08%) Web Services
3 14 (21.54%) XML
4 13 (20.00%) HTML
4 13 (20.00%) REST
5 12 (18.46%) CSS
5 12 (18.46%) JSON
6 10 (15.38%) Spring
7 9 (13.85%) CSS3
7 9 (13.85%) Hibernate
7 9 (13.85%) HTML5
8 8 (12.31%) XSLT
9 7 (10.77%) Node.js
9 7 (10.77%) SOAP
10 3 (4.62%) XML Messaging
11 2 (3.08%) Ajax
11 2 (3.08%) DOM
11 2 (3.08%) SAX
11 2 (3.08%) XML Schema
12 1 (1.54%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.62%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.08%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Linux
2 3 (4.62%) Unix
3 1 (1.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (70.77%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (64.62%) TDD
3 30 (46.15%) BDD
3 30 (46.15%) Scrum
4 27 (41.54%) Pair Programming
5 18 (27.69%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (26.15%) OO
6 17 (26.15%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (23.08%) Microservices
7 15 (23.08%) SOA
8 14 (21.54%) Software Delivery
9 12 (18.46%) Concurrent Programming
10 11 (16.92%) High Availability
11 10 (15.38%) Multithreading
11 10 (15.38%) Software Engineering
12 9 (13.85%) Analytics
12 9 (13.85%) DevOps
12 9 (13.85%) Low Latency
12 9 (13.85%) OOP
13 7 (10.77%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 44 (67.69%) Java
2 17 (26.15%) Groovy
2 17 (26.15%) Ruby
3 16 (24.62%) Python
4 15 (23.08%) Clojure
5 13 (20.00%) SQL
6 12 (18.46%) JavaScript
7 5 (7.69%) F#
8 1 (1.54%) C
8 1 (1.54%) C#
8 1 (1.54%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (13.85%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (3.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Ansible
1 1 (1.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) MapR
2 6 (9.23%) Twitter
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.08%) Perforce
4 2 (3.08%) Sybase
5 1 (1.54%) Google
5 1 (1.54%) MuleSoft
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