The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 41 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scala 9 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.20% - 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.62% - 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
136 60 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 33.17% 33.90% 45.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 39 66
Average daily rate £430 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.30% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £383 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Average hourly rate £19.38 - £23.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 - £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.18 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.59% -5.71%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scala across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) Node.js
3 6 (66.67%) Big Data
4 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
5 4 (44.44%) Web Development
5 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 4 (44.44%) TDD
5 4 (44.44%) BDD
5 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
5 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
5 4 (44.44%) C#
5 4 (44.44%) C++
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) PHP
5 4 (44.44%) .NET
5 4 (44.44%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) OO
5 4 (44.44%) Apache
5 4 (44.44%) Ember.js
5 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
5 4 (44.44%) Analytics
5 4 (44.44%) Backbone.js
5 4 (44.44%) Twitter
5 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (44.44%) Scrum
6 3 (33.33%) Python

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (66.67%) Node.js
2 4 (44.44%) Apache
3 2 (22.22%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 6 (66.67%) Big Data
2 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
2 4 (44.44%) NoSQL
3 2 (22.22%) Apache Hive
4 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Data Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Data Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Big Data Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Development Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Development Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
1 4 (44.44%) CSS
1 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
1 4 (44.44%) Backbone.js
1 4 (44.44%) Ember.js
1 4 (44.44%) AngularJS
1 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) OO
3 4 (44.44%) Scrum
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
3 4 (44.44%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) C++
3 4 (44.44%) PHP
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) Perl
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Twitter