The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
UK / Scotland
Rank 95 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -
Contract jobs citing Scala 13 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.75% 0.12% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.65% 0.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -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 Scotland region.

Programming Languages Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
787 869 959
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.70% 33.70% 34.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 483 583
Median daily rate £366 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 8 14
Median hourly rate £43.00 £39.00 £30.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% +26.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £22.50 £16.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £46.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +12.67%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Scala Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Scala
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Scala
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
Moray - 12 £338 -
Edinburgh +18 1 £455 - 10
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Scala.

1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (60.00%) Cucumber
4 11 (55.00%) Play Framework
4 11 (55.00%) HTML
4 11 (55.00%) Java
4 11 (55.00%) CSS
5 10 (50.00%) SQL
5 10 (50.00%) JBoss
5 10 (50.00%) Linux
5 10 (50.00%) Front End Development
6 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
6 9 (45.00%) MVC
7 8 (40.00%) TDD
7 8 (40.00%) Pair Programming
7 8 (40.00%) Scrum
7 8 (40.00%) Web Design
7 8 (40.00%) JIRA
7 8 (40.00%) Apache
7 8 (40.00%) SOA
7 8 (40.00%) SAML
7 8 (40.00%) JDBC
7 8 (40.00%) Ehcache
7 8 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
7 8 (40.00%) Microservices
8 7 (35.00%) BDD
8 7 (35.00%) REST
9 6 (30.00%) Gherkin
9 6 (30.00%) Apache Camel

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 10 (50.00%) JBoss
2 8 (40.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) DB2
1 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (40.00%) JIRA
4 6 (30.00%) Maven
4 6 (30.00%) Selenium
5 1 (5.00%) JUnit
5 1 (5.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (25.00%) Scala Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Development Manager
4 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) CSS
1 11 (55.00%) HTML
1 11 (55.00%) Play Framework
2 8 (40.00%) Ehcache
2 8 (40.00%) JDBC
2 8 (40.00%) SAML
3 7 (35.00%) REST
4 6 (30.00%) Apache Camel
4 6 (30.00%) Apache CXF
4 6 (30.00%) Gherkin
4 6 (30.00%) JMS
4 6 (30.00%) SOAP
5 5 (25.00%) J2EE
6 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (20.00%) Java EE
6 4 (20.00%) OSGi
7 3 (15.00%) React
8 2 (10.00%) .NET
8 2 (10.00%) Spring
9 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.00%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 9 (45.00%) MVC
4 8 (40.00%) Microservices
4 8 (40.00%) Pair Programming
4 8 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (40.00%) Scrum
4 8 (40.00%) SOA
4 8 (40.00%) TDD
4 8 (40.00%) Web Design
5 7 (35.00%) BDD
6 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.00%) Web Development
8 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (10.00%) DevOps
8 2 (10.00%) SDLC
8 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 2 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (55.00%) Java
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Clojure
5 1 (5.00%) ES6
5 1 (5.00%) Haskell
5 1 (5.00%) Lisp
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.00%) Sybase
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle