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 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 117 132 118
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Contract jobs citing Scala 8 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.12% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.92% 0.40% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £456 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Scala
UK

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
869 1008 1108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 38.81% 30.77% 39.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 531 585
Median daily rate £340 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 15
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.38 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.94% +15.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £25.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £55.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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
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 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Glasgow +16 8 £456 +25.00% 1
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Sybase
2 8 (72.73%) DB2
2 8 (72.73%) JUnit
2 8 (72.73%) Unix
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Spring
4 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
4 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 6 (54.55%) J2SE
4 6 (54.55%) RDBMS
5 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) Perl
5 5 (45.45%) Equity Derivative
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (36.36%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (36.36%) Banking
6 4 (36.36%) VBA
7 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
8 2 (18.18%) Selenium
8 2 (18.18%) Front Office
8 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
8 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
8 2 (18.18%) .NET
8 2 (18.18%) OO
8 2 (18.18%) Python
8 2 (18.18%) Shell Script

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) DB2
2 6 (54.55%) RDBMS
2 6 (54.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) JUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Ranorex
2 2 (18.18%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Front Office
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) Scala Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Java Scala Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Test Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Spring
2 6 (54.55%) J2SE
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) JMS
4 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (45.45%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
4 1 (9.09%) Derivative
4 1 (9.09%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Linux
1 8 (72.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) OOD
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
5 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
5 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Perl
4 4 (36.36%) VBA
5 2 (18.18%) Python
5 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Sybase
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