The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 57 55 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Contract jobs citing Scala 1 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.19% 1.24% 0.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.37% 3.65% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £450 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £500 £400
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Scala
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
273 219 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 50.93% 34.01% 29.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 145 65
Average daily rate £415 £400 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £521 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 1
Average hourly rate £39.00 £20.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.00% -40.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Scala Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Backbone.js
1 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Node.js
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Publishing
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) Magento
3 2 (40.00%) RequireJS
3 2 (40.00%) Sass
3 2 (40.00%) LESS
3 2 (40.00%) Ember.js
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (60.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) Alfresco
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (40.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Scala Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Scala Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Scala Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (80.00%) Backbone.js
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) Ember.js
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
2 2 (40.00%) LESS
2 2 (40.00%) RequireJS
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) Sass
2 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Django
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Play Framework
3 1 (20.00%) React
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Front End Development
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) Coaching
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (20.00%) Product Management
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Sitecore