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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 147 244 242
Rank change year-on-year
+97 -2
Contract jobs citing Scala 125 27 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.42% 0.29% 0.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.05% 0.84% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 11 4
Median daily rate £500 £475 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £550 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
3089 3230 2990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.06% 34.20% 32.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1920 2013 1646
Median daily rate £400 £371 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 86 105
Median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £22.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £53.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +4.22%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +34 75 £480 -6.34% 1
East Sussex - 16 £525 - 1
Buckinghamshire +19 9 £350 -33.33% 2
Surrey -7 6 £450 +38.46% 5
Hampshire - 5 £500 - 2
M4 Corridor - 5 - -
Oxfordshire +12 4 £450 - 10
Berkshire -7 2 £650 +42.77%
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 164 (83.25%) Agile Software Development
1 164 (83.25%) Java
2 116 (58.88%) Scrum
3 114 (57.87%) CSS
4 111 (56.35%) Python
5 109 (55.33%) HTML
6 106 (53.81%) Ruby
7 104 (52.79%) REST
8 101 (51.27%) Play Framework
9 99 (50.25%) Open Source
10 96 (48.73%) Git (software)
10 96 (48.73%) JSON
11 93 (47.21%) HTML5
12 92 (46.70%) Automated Testing
13 91 (46.19%) Subversion
13 91 (46.19%) HTTP
13 91 (46.19%) Ajax
13 91 (46.19%) CSS3
14 89 (45.18%) Continuous Integration
15 88 (44.67%) Spring
16 84 (42.64%) Jenkins
17 83 (42.13%) JUnit
18 79 (40.10%) Django
19 77 (39.09%) Google
19 77 (39.09%) Ruby on Rails
20 75 (38.07%) Guice
21 72 (36.55%) Responsive Web Design
21 72 (36.55%) Web Design
22 62 (31.47%) C#
23 59 (29.95%) Linux

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 53 (26.90%) Confluence
2 15 (7.61%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.54%) Apache Pig
4 4 (2.03%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.51%) Apache
5 1 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.51%) SAS
5 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.02%) GitHub
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (0.51%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 91 (46.19%) HTTP
2 3 (1.52%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.51%) DSL
3 1 (0.51%) Firewall
3 1 (0.51%) Internet
3 1 (0.51%) Intranet
3 1 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (23.35%) Relational Database
2 23 (11.68%) Big Data
3 21 (10.66%) MongoDB
4 19 (9.64%) Hadoop
5 16 (8.12%) NoSQL
6 15 (7.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (7.11%) HBase
8 12 (6.09%) Apache Hive
9 11 (5.58%) MySQL
10 9 (4.57%) Impala
11 8 (4.06%) SQL Server
12 5 (2.54%) Cloudera CDH
12 5 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (2.54%) RDBMS
13 4 (2.03%) Datazen
13 4 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (2.03%) Sqoop
14 3 (1.52%) Hazelcast
14 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 3 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 96 (48.73%) Git (software)
2 91 (46.19%) Subversion
3 84 (42.64%) Jenkins
4 83 (42.13%) JUnit
5 55 (27.92%) JIRA
6 35 (17.77%) Selenium
7 8 (4.06%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.54%) Gatling
9 4 (2.03%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.51%) Gradle
10 1 (0.51%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.51%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.51%) Maven
10 1 (0.51%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (4.06%) Finance
2 2 (1.02%) Banking
2 2 (1.02%) Law
2 2 (1.02%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.51%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 168 (85.28%) Developer
2 108 (54.82%) Scala Developer
3 78 (39.59%) Java Developer
4 47 (23.86%) Java Scala Developer
5 29 (14.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 22 (11.17%) Lead Developer
7 21 (10.66%) Agile Developer
8 18 (9.14%) Senior Developer
9 17 (8.63%) Software Developer
10 14 (7.11%) Agile Java Developer
11 12 (6.09%) C# Developer
11 12 (6.09%) Senior Java Developer
12 11 (5.58%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
12 11 (5.58%) HTML Developer
13 10 (5.08%) HTML CSS Developer
14 8 (4.06%) Programmer
15 6 (3.05%) Data Engineer
15 6 (3.05%) Lead Java Developer
15 6 (3.05%) Senior Agile Developer
15 6 (3.05%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (57.87%) CSS
2 109 (55.33%) HTML
3 104 (52.79%) REST
4 101 (51.27%) Play Framework
5 96 (48.73%) JSON
6 93 (47.21%) HTML5
7 91 (46.19%) Ajax
7 91 (46.19%) CSS3
8 88 (44.67%) Spring
9 79 (40.10%) Django
10 77 (39.09%) Ruby on Rails
11 75 (38.07%) Guice
12 59 (29.95%) RESTful
13 39 (19.80%) Spring MVC
14 14 (7.11%) Akka
15 13 (6.60%) Web Services
16 12 (6.09%) XML
17 9 (4.57%) Hibernate
18 8 (4.06%) Node.js
19 6 (3.05%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.74%) User Experience
2 9 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.05%) Visualisation
4 4 (2.03%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.51%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.51%) Economics
6 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.51%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.51%) Statistics
6 1 (0.51%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 59 (29.95%) Linux
2 22 (11.17%) Unix
3 10 (5.08%) Mac OS X
3 10 (5.08%) Windows
4 5 (2.54%) Android
5 4 (2.03%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (83.25%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (58.88%) Scrum
3 99 (50.25%) Open Source
4 92 (46.70%) Automated Testing
5 89 (45.18%) Continuous Integration
6 72 (36.55%) Responsive Web Design
6 72 (36.55%) Web Design
7 50 (25.38%) OWASP
7 50 (25.38%) Web Development
8 47 (23.86%) Mentoring
9 44 (22.34%) Configuration Management
10 40 (20.30%) MVC
11 38 (19.29%) TDD
12 31 (15.74%) Front End Development
13 28 (14.21%) Service Design
14 26 (13.20%) Line Management
15 25 (12.69%) Continuous Improvement
16 22 (11.17%) Kanban
17 13 (6.60%) BDD
18 12 (6.09%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 164 (83.25%) Java
2 111 (56.35%) Python
3 106 (53.81%) Ruby
4 62 (31.47%) C#
5 21 (10.66%) JavaScript
6 19 (9.64%) SQL
7 6 (3.05%) C++
7 6 (3.05%) R
8 5 (2.54%) C
9 4 (2.03%) Perl
9 4 (2.03%) T-SQL
9 4 (2.03%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.02%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.51%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 13 (6.60%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.58%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.54%) ISEB
3 5 (2.54%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (2.03%) Degree
5 3 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.02%) MCSD
6 2 (1.02%) MCSE
6 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.54%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.05%) Docker
2 4 (2.03%) Apache Flume
2 4 (2.03%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (4.06%) Puppet
2 4 (2.03%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (1.02%) Control-M
4 1 (0.51%) Ganglia
4 1 (0.51%) Nagios
4 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 77 (39.09%) Google
2 13 (6.60%) Oracle
3 9 (4.57%) Cloudera
4 7 (3.55%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.02%) Remedy
6 1 (0.51%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.51%) HP
6 1 (0.51%) New Relic
6 1 (0.51%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.51%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.51%) Tableau
6 1 (0.51%) Twitter
Brighton, East Sussex
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 5 days ago