The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 52 77 70
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -7
Contract jobs citing Scala 15 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.14% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.44% 0.33% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 2
Median daily rate £650 £400 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -27.27%
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 Reading region.

Programming Languages Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
233 302 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 33.29% 31.96% 27.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 211 152
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £39.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.87% +4.66%
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 Reading

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

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Scala Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Scala
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala across the Reading region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 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 Reading region with a requirement for Scala.

1 16 (94.12%) Java
1 16 (94.12%) Hadoop
1 16 (94.12%) Big Data
1 16 (94.12%) Apache Spark
2 15 (88.24%) NoSQL
3 13 (76.47%) Apache Hive
3 13 (76.47%) HBase
4 12 (70.59%) MapReduce
5 10 (58.82%) HDFS
6 9 (52.94%) Impala
6 9 (52.94%) Oozie
6 9 (52.94%) Sqoop
6 9 (52.94%) TDD
7 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (41.18%) MicroStrategy
8 7 (41.18%) Finance
8 7 (41.18%) DB2
8 7 (41.18%) ETL
8 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (41.18%) Hortonworks
9 6 (35.29%) Ab Initio
10 5 (29.41%) Python
11 4 (23.53%) Cloudera
11 4 (23.53%) Kafka
11 4 (23.53%) Apache
11 4 (23.53%) Scrum
12 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
12 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
12 3 (17.65%) Web Analytics

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 16 (94.12%) Apache Spark
2 4 (23.53%) Apache
3 3 (17.65%) Apache Pig
3 3 (17.65%) Confluence
3 3 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (5.88%) GemFire
4 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) GitHub
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (94.12%) Big Data
1 16 (94.12%) Hadoop
2 15 (88.24%) NoSQL
3 13 (76.47%) Apache Hive
3 13 (76.47%) HBase
4 9 (52.94%) Impala
4 9 (52.94%) Sqoop
5 7 (41.18%) DB2
6 3 (17.65%) Apache Accumulo
6 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
6 3 (17.65%) Neo4j
6 3 (17.65%) OrientDB
7 1 (5.88%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Gradle
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) JUnit
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Consultant
1 7 (41.18%) Hadoop Consultant
2 5 (29.41%) Big Data Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Data Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Cloud Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Hadoop Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Hadoop Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Scala Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Scala Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Big Data Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Big Data Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Hadoop Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Kafka
2 2 (11.76%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (5.88%) JSON
3 1 (5.88%) RESTful
3 1 (5.88%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (5.88%) Spring Boot
3 1 (5.88%) Spring Integration
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Credit Risk
1 3 (17.65%) Cyber Defence
1 3 (17.65%) Wiki
2 2 (11.76%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (5.88%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) MapReduce
2 9 (52.94%) TDD
3 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (41.18%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (41.18%) ETL
5 4 (23.53%) Scrum
6 3 (17.65%) Analytics
6 3 (17.65%) OO
6 3 (17.65%) OOD
6 3 (17.65%) Open Source
6 3 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) Web Analytics
7 2 (11.76%) BDD
8 1 (5.88%) Benchmarking
8 1 (5.88%) Concurrent Programming
8 1 (5.88%) Kanban
8 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) Python
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) HDFS
2 3 (17.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) Oozie
2 3 (17.65%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Hortonworks
1 7 (41.18%) MicroStrategy
2 6 (35.29%) Ab Initio
3 4 (23.53%) Cloudera
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat