The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 139 254 236
Rank change year-on-year
+115 -18
Contract jobs citing Scala 120 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.43% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.95% 0.68% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 13 12
Median daily rate £475 £488 £332
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £450 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £570 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £470 £416
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +12.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £65.00 -
Scala
England

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

Programming Languages Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
3037 3370 3037
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 36.30% 33.94% 32.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1898 2134 1703
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 120 112
Median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £19.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +11.42%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Scala Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Scala
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Scala
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Scala across the South East region.

Scala Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Scala
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
West Sussex +32 36 £475 -1.29%
Oxfordshire +18 31 £475 +5.55% 5
Hampshire +21 16 £495 - 4
Buckinghamshire +28 15 £500 -
Berkshire +6 8 £299 -38.61% 1
East Sussex - 6 £525 - 1
Surrey +9 5 £550 - 1
Middlesex +2 2 £375 -
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 South East region with a requirement for Scala.

1 205 (81.35%) Java
2 193 (76.59%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (48.02%) Scrum
4 117 (46.43%) Python
5 102 (40.48%) HTML
6 90 (35.71%) Ruby
7 88 (34.92%) CSS
8 84 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 83 (32.94%) Continuous Integration
10 80 (31.75%) JSON
10 80 (31.75%) HTML5
11 79 (31.35%) TDD
12 78 (30.95%) Open Source
13 77 (30.56%) Play Framework
14 76 (30.16%) REST
15 72 (28.57%) Subversion
16 69 (27.38%) Spring
17 66 (26.19%) Automated Testing
18 64 (25.40%) Linux
19 58 (23.02%) RESTful
20 57 (22.62%) CSS3
20 57 (22.62%) Jenkins
21 56 (22.22%) Ajax
22 51 (20.24%) HTTP
23 50 (19.84%) JUnit
24 46 (18.25%) MongoDB
24 46 (18.25%) Big Data
25 45 (17.86%) Google
26 44 (17.46%) Django
27 43 (17.06%) Kanban

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 42 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 33 (13.10%) Confluence
3 19 (7.54%) Apache
4 15 (5.95%) Elasticsearch
5 14 (5.56%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.57%) Jetty
6 9 (3.57%) nginx
7 8 (3.17%) Apache Pig
7 8 (3.17%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.59%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.79%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.79%) Liferay
10 1 (0.40%) GemFire
10 1 (0.40%) JBoss
10 1 (0.40%) SAS
10 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.33%) PaaS
2 13 (5.16%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.98%) GitHub
5 3 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.40%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (20.24%) HTTP
2 4 (1.59%) DHCP
2 4 (1.59%) DNS
2 4 (1.59%) Internet
3 3 (1.19%) IPv4
3 3 (1.19%) IPv6
4 2 (0.79%) Network Security
5 1 (0.40%) Broadband
5 1 (0.40%) DSL
5 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (18.25%) Big Data
1 46 (18.25%) MongoDB
2 43 (17.06%) Hadoop
3 34 (13.49%) HBase
4 32 (12.70%) NoSQL
5 31 (12.30%) Relational Database
6 27 (10.71%) Apache Hive
7 23 (9.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 21 (8.33%) MySQL
9 16 (6.35%) Impala
10 12 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (3.97%) Cloudera CDH
12 9 (3.57%) SQL Server
12 9 (3.57%) Sqoop
13 7 (2.78%) Data Lake
13 7 (2.78%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.98%) PowerCenter
15 3 (1.19%) Hazelcast
16 2 (0.79%) Apache Accumulo
16 2 (0.79%) BigTable
Development Applications
1 84 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 72 (28.57%) Subversion
3 57 (22.62%) Jenkins
4 50 (19.84%) JUnit
5 37 (14.68%) Selenium
6 36 (14.29%) JIRA
7 22 (8.73%) Gradle
8 11 (4.37%) TeamCity
9 10 (3.97%) Maven
10 8 (3.17%) IntelliJ
11 7 (2.78%) SoapUI
12 4 (1.59%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.19%) Eclipse
13 3 (1.19%) GitLab
13 3 (1.19%) WebDriver
14 1 (0.40%) Hudson
14 1 (0.40%) Jasmine
14 1 (0.40%) RSpec
General
1 20 (7.94%) Finance
2 6 (2.38%) Banking
2 6 (2.38%) Publishing
3 2 (0.79%) Games
3 2 (0.79%) Law
3 2 (0.79%) Retail
3 2 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 196 (77.78%) Developer
2 102 (40.48%) Java Developer
3 98 (38.89%) Scala Developer
4 40 (15.87%) Java Scala Developer
5 27 (10.71%) Agile Developer
6 24 (9.52%) Agile Java Developer
7 21 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 20 (7.94%) Lead Developer
9 19 (7.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 15 (5.95%) HTML Developer
11 14 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
12 13 (5.16%) Web Developer
13 12 (4.76%) Big Data Developer
13 12 (4.76%) Java Engineer
13 12 (4.76%) Programmer
14 11 (4.37%) Apache Spark Developer
14 11 (4.37%) Software Engineer
15 10 (3.97%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
15 10 (3.97%) Software Developer
15 10 (3.97%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (40.48%) HTML
2 88 (34.92%) CSS
3 80 (31.75%) HTML5
3 80 (31.75%) JSON
4 77 (30.56%) Play Framework
5 76 (30.16%) REST
6 69 (27.38%) Spring
7 58 (23.02%) RESTful
8 57 (22.62%) CSS3
9 56 (22.22%) Ajax
10 44 (17.46%) Django
11 43 (17.06%) Ruby on Rails
12 40 (15.87%) Guice
13 29 (11.51%) Web Services
14 26 (10.32%) Akka
15 25 (9.92%) Spring MVC
16 24 (9.52%) AngularJS
17 23 (9.13%) J2EE
17 23 (9.13%) XML
18 16 (6.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.54%) User Experience
2 10 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (1.59%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.19%) Algorithms
4 3 (1.19%) Mathematics
4 3 (1.19%) Statistics
5 2 (0.79%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.79%) Cryptography
5 2 (0.79%) Neural Network
5 2 (0.79%) Physics
5 2 (0.79%) Replication
6 1 (0.40%) Economics
6 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.40%) Semantic Web
6 1 (0.40%) Social Network
6 1 (0.40%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 64 (25.40%) Linux
2 25 (9.92%) Unix
3 10 (3.97%) Mac OS X
4 9 (3.57%) Android
5 8 (3.17%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.79%) Solaris
6 2 (0.79%) Windows
7 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (76.59%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (48.02%) Scrum
3 83 (32.94%) Continuous Integration
4 79 (31.35%) TDD
5 78 (30.95%) Open Source
6 66 (26.19%) Automated Testing
7 43 (17.06%) Kanban
8 40 (15.87%) Web Development
9 38 (15.08%) BDD
9 38 (15.08%) Responsive Web Design
9 38 (15.08%) Web Design
10 37 (14.68%) Continuous Delivery
11 32 (12.70%) Mentoring
12 31 (12.30%) Software Engineering
13 28 (11.11%) MVC
14 27 (10.71%) OWASP
15 26 (10.32%) Configuration Management
15 26 (10.32%) Microservices
16 25 (9.92%) Continuous Improvement
17 22 (8.73%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 205 (81.35%) Java
2 117 (46.43%) Python
3 90 (35.71%) Ruby
4 40 (15.87%) JavaScript
5 33 (13.10%) C#
6 21 (8.33%) C++
7 20 (7.94%) SQL
8 12 (4.76%) Groovy
8 12 (4.76%) Perl
9 10 (3.97%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.98%) C
11 4 (1.59%) Go
11 4 (1.59%) Rust
12 3 (1.19%) R
12 3 (1.19%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.79%) VB
14 1 (0.40%) MATLAB
14 1 (0.40%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (4.37%) SC Cleared
1 11 (4.37%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (1.59%) Degree
3 2 (0.79%) PhD
4 1 (0.40%) ISEB
4 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.56%) QA
2 7 (2.78%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.40%) WCAG
System Software
1 27 (10.71%) Docker
2 9 (3.57%) Apache Flume
2 9 (3.57%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (4.37%) Puppet
2 8 (3.17%) Hadoop YARN
3 5 (1.98%) Control-M
4 3 (1.19%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.40%) Ansible
5 1 (0.40%) Oozie
5 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 45 (17.86%) Google
2 18 (7.14%) Cloudera
3 7 (2.78%) Atlassian
4 5 (1.98%) Oracle
5 3 (1.19%) Hortonworks
6 2 (0.79%) GigaSpaces
6 2 (0.79%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.79%) Tableau
7 1 (0.40%) New Relic
7 1 (0.40%) Rackspace
7 1 (0.40%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.40%) Twitter
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