The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 7 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Scala 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 33.33% 4.17% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 52.63% 10.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Average daily rate £425 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £500 £388
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Scala
Manchester

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

Programming Languages Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 63.33% 41.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 8
Average daily rate £425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Scala Daily Rate Trend in Salford

Scala
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Web Services
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) TDD
1 14 (100.00%) RESTful
1 14 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (100.00%) REST
1 14 (100.00%) High Availability
2 11 (78.57%) BDD
2 11 (78.57%) NoSQL
2 11 (78.57%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (78.57%) JSON
2 11 (78.57%) Scrum
2 11 (78.57%) XML
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) HTTP
3 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) XSLT
4 3 (21.43%) JUnit
4 3 (21.43%) Git (software)

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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.

Cloud Services
1 14 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (78.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Software Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Scala Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Scala Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Java Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Scala Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Scala Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) REST
1 14 (100.00%) RESTful
1 14 (100.00%) Web Services
2 11 (78.57%) JSON
2 11 (78.57%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (100.00%) High Availability
1 14 (100.00%) TDD
2 11 (78.57%) BDD
2 11 (78.57%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (78.57%) Scrum
3 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) SQL