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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 239 255 241
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs citing Scala 17 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.14% 0.047%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.58% 0.41% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate £450 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -
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
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
2909 3154 2744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.89% 33.49% 32.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1888 1772 1437
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 112 131
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.38 £17.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.28 £45.50 £42.50
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 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the South East region over the 3 months to 14 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
West Sussex - 10 £450 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
East Sussex +7 1 - -
Berkshire +2 1 £400 -6.70% 1
Oxfordshire -4 1 £450 +12.50%
Surrey - 1 - - 4
Sussex - 1 - -
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 46 (80.70%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (50.88%) Java
3 28 (49.12%) Scrum
4 27 (47.37%) Git (software)
5 26 (45.61%) HTML
5 26 (45.61%) CSS
6 25 (43.86%) Subversion
7 23 (40.35%) JavaScript
8 22 (38.60%) Web Development
8 22 (38.60%) Relational Database
9 20 (35.09%) HTTP
10 19 (33.33%) Configuration Management
10 19 (33.33%) Web Design
10 19 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
11 16 (28.07%) Visualisation
12 12 (21.05%) Ruby
13 11 (19.30%) Python
13 11 (19.30%) Open Source
14 10 (17.54%) Linux
15 9 (15.79%) TDD
15 9 (15.79%) Degree
15 9 (15.79%) NoSQL
15 9 (15.79%) REST
16 8 (14.04%) Big Data
16 8 (14.04%) Hadoop
16 8 (14.04%) Web Services
17 7 (12.28%) Spring
17 7 (12.28%) JSON
17 7 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
17 7 (12.28%) Apache Spark

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 7 (12.28%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.26%) Apache Pig
2 3 (5.26%) Node.js
3 2 (3.51%) Confluence
3 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.75%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.75%) CMS
4 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.75%) JBoss
4 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (35.09%) HTTP
2 1 (1.75%) Firewall
2 1 (1.75%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.75%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (38.60%) Relational Database
2 9 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 8 (14.04%) Big Data
3 8 (14.04%) Hadoop
4 6 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (10.53%) MongoDB
5 5 (8.77%) Apache Hive
5 5 (8.77%) HBase
6 4 (7.02%) Impala
7 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.75%) MySQL
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.75%) PowerCenter
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (47.37%) Git (software)
2 25 (43.86%) Subversion
3 5 (8.77%) Jenkins
4 4 (7.02%) JIRA
4 4 (7.02%) JUnit
5 2 (3.51%) Selenium
6 1 (1.75%) Ant
6 1 (1.75%) Maven
General
1 3 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Publishing
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (82.46%) Developer
2 38 (66.67%) Scala Developer
3 10 (17.54%) Java Developer
4 9 (15.79%) Agile Developer
5 8 (14.04%) AWS Developer
5 8 (14.04%) Digital Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Java Scala Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Developer
6 7 (12.28%) Senior Scala Developer
7 6 (10.53%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (8.77%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (8.77%) HTML Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Architect
9 3 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (5.26%) Web Developer
10 2 (3.51%) AWS Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Big Data Developer
10 2 (3.51%) DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (3.51%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (45.61%) CSS
1 26 (45.61%) HTML
2 9 (15.79%) REST
3 8 (14.04%) Web Services
4 7 (12.28%) Akka
4 7 (12.28%) JSON
4 7 (12.28%) spray
4 7 (12.28%) Spring
5 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
5 6 (10.53%) Django
5 6 (10.53%) HTML5
5 6 (10.53%) Play Framework
5 6 (10.53%) RESTful
6 5 (8.77%) Ajax
6 5 (8.77%) CSS3
6 5 (8.77%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (7.02%) Backbone.js
7 4 (7.02%) Guice
7 4 (7.02%) jQuery
8 3 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Visualisation
2 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.26%) User Experience
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Linux
2 5 (8.77%) Mac OS X
3 3 (5.26%) Unix
4 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (80.70%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (49.12%) Scrum
3 22 (38.60%) Web Development
4 19 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 19 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 19 (33.33%) Web Design
5 11 (19.30%) Open Source
6 9 (15.79%) TDD
7 7 (12.28%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.77%) Automated Testing
8 5 (8.77%) BDD
8 5 (8.77%) High Availability
9 4 (7.02%) Analytics
9 4 (7.02%) Front End Development
9 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.02%) Pair Programming
10 3 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (5.26%) Data Modelling
11 2 (3.51%) ETL
11 2 (3.51%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.88%) Java
2 23 (40.35%) JavaScript
3 12 (21.05%) Ruby
4 11 (19.30%) Python
5 5 (8.77%) C#
5 5 (8.77%) SQL
6 2 (3.51%) C
6 2 (3.51%) C++
6 2 (3.51%) PHP
6 2 (3.51%) R
7 1 (1.75%) Go
7 1 (1.75%) Perl
7 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) MCSD
4 1 (1.75%) MCSE
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.77%) Puppet
2 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.51%) Ansible
3 2 (3.51%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.51%) Mesos
4 1 (1.75%) Ganglia
4 1 (1.75%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Google
2 3 (5.26%) Cloudera
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle
3 2 (3.51%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.75%) Remedy
4 1 (1.75%) Sitecore
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