The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 123 122 119
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Scala 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.079% 0.038% 0.084%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.24% 0.10% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £650 -
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
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
817 979 836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 32.47% 36.92% 34.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 585 420
Average daily rate £375 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £280 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 11
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -21.53%
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 Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scala across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 1 - - 1
Stirling - 1 - -
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (50.00%) Mahout
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Hortonworks
2 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (50.00%) MapR
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop YARN

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) Mahout
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) ETL
1 1 (50.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (50.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (50.00%) Hortonworks
1 1 (50.00%) MapR