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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 234 231 213
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Contract jobs citing Scala 15 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.059% 0.065%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.48% 0.18% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 5
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£363 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £450 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
3093 2804 2450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.73% 33.29% 31.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1729 1464 1286
Average daily rate £350 £340 £349
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 133 174
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £12.46 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.80 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scala across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
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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
Oxfordshire -10 8 £400 - 2
Berkshire +7 6 £429 -4.72% 1
East Sussex - 1 £325 - 2
Hampshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 29 (96.67%) Java
2 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (66.67%) TDD
4 18 (60.00%) Scrum
5 16 (53.33%) HTML
6 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
6 14 (46.67%) BDD
6 14 (46.67%) MongoDB
7 12 (40.00%) Pair Programming
8 11 (36.67%) E-Commerce
8 11 (36.67%) NoSQL
8 11 (36.67%) Analytics
9 10 (33.33%) Groovy
9 10 (33.33%) Linux
9 10 (33.33%) Spring
10 9 (30.00%) Extreme Programming
10 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (26.67%) RESTful
11 8 (26.67%) JIRA
11 8 (26.67%) Node.js
11 8 (26.67%) CSS
12 7 (23.33%) OO
12 7 (23.33%) Apache
12 7 (23.33%) HTTP
12 7 (23.33%) Big Data
12 7 (23.33%) Hadoop
12 7 (23.33%) User Experience
13 6 (20.00%) DevOps
13 6 (20.00%) Web Analytics
13 6 (20.00%) Web 2.0

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 8 (26.67%) Node.js
2 7 (23.33%) Apache
3 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.00%) Apache Solr
4 2 (6.67%) Liferay
4 2 (6.67%) Alfresco
4 2 (6.67%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) GitHub
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) MongoDB
2 11 (36.67%) NoSQL
3 7 (23.33%) Big Data
3 7 (23.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.67%) Apache Hive
4 2 (6.67%) MySQL
5 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) JIRA
2 3 (10.00%) JUnit
2 3 (10.00%) Maven
2 3 (10.00%) Subversion
3 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.67%) Gradle
3 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 2 (6.67%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.33%) Ant
4 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Architect
4 7 (23.33%) Senior Developer
5 6 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) Analyst
5 6 (20.00%) Business Analyst
6 5 (16.67%) Data Architect
6 5 (16.67%) Big Data Architect
6 5 (16.67%) Senior Data Architect
6 5 (16.67%) Senior Architect
7 3 (10.00%) Scala Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Big Data Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Development Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior Development Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Python Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Python Web Developer
9 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
9 1 (3.33%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) HTML
2 10 (33.33%) Spring
3 8 (26.67%) RESTful
3 8 (26.67%) CSS
4 6 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (20.00%) .NET
5 5 (16.67%) XML
5 5 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 5 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 5 (16.67%) Backbone.js
5 5 (16.67%) Ember.js
5 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 4 (13.33%) XSLT
6 4 (13.33%) SOAP
7 3 (10.00%) J2EE
7 3 (10.00%) REST
7 3 (10.00%) Spring MVC
7 3 (10.00%) Play Framework
8 2 (6.67%) Velocity
8 2 (6.67%) JSR 168
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) User Experience
2 6 (20.00%) Web 2.0
3 4 (13.33%) Open Source
4 1 (3.33%) W3C
4 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Solaris
3 1 (3.33%) UNIX
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) TDD
3 18 (60.00%) Scrum
4 14 (46.67%) BDD
5 12 (40.00%) Pair Programming
6 11 (36.67%) E-Commerce
6 11 (36.67%) Analytics
7 9 (30.00%) Extreme Programming
7 9 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (23.33%) OO
9 6 (20.00%) DevOps
9 6 (20.00%) Web Analytics
9 6 (20.00%) Feature Driven Development
9 6 (20.00%) User Stories
9 6 (20.00%) SEO
9 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 5 (16.67%) MVC
10 5 (16.67%) Web Development
10 5 (16.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) Java
2 14 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (33.33%) Groovy
4 5 (16.67%) C#
4 5 (16.67%) C++
4 5 (16.67%) PHP
5 4 (13.33%) Python
5 4 (13.33%) SQL
6 3 (10.00%) Perl
7 1 (3.33%) XQuery
7 1 (3.33%) JPQL
7 1 (3.33%) HQL
7 1 (3.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Twitter
2 2 (6.67%) GigaSpaces
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
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