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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 243 245 232
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -13
Contract jobs citing Scala 13 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.042% 0.023%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.40% 0.13% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
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£450 £500 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +49.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -
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
3240 3033 2753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.36% 32.07% 32.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1932 1717 1382
Average daily rate £350 £335 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 107 217
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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
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 24 April 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
West Sussex - 5 £500 -
Surrey - 3 - - 3
Berkshire - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -1 1 - -
Oxfordshire -21 1 £450 - 2
Middlesex - 1 - -
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 24 (82.76%) Java
2 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (58.62%) Scrum
4 15 (51.72%) HTML
5 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
5 13 (44.83%) Linux
5 13 (44.83%) NoSQL
6 12 (41.38%) HTTP
6 12 (41.38%) TDD
7 11 (37.93%) MongoDB
8 10 (34.48%) BDD
8 10 (34.48%) CSS
9 9 (31.03%) Web Development
9 9 (31.03%) Analytics
10 8 (27.59%) Big Data
10 8 (27.59%) RESTful
10 8 (27.59%) Hadoop
11 7 (24.14%) Groovy
11 7 (24.14%) Pair Programming
12 6 (20.69%) Extreme Programming
12 6 (20.69%) Subversion
12 6 (20.69%) UNIX
12 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
12 6 (20.69%) Node.js
12 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
12 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
12 6 (20.69%) User Experience
13 5 (17.24%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (17.24%) User Stories
13 5 (17.24%) Feature Driven Development

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (20.69%) Node.js
2 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
3 4 (13.79%) Apache
4 2 (6.90%) Apache Solr
4 2 (6.90%) Apache Pig
5 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) NoSQL
2 11 (37.93%) MongoDB
3 8 (27.59%) Big Data
3 8 (27.59%) Hadoop
4 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.90%) CouchDB
5 2 (6.90%) Apache Hive
5 2 (6.90%) Couchbase
6 1 (3.45%) Redis
6 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.45%) HBase
6 1 (3.45%) MySQL
6 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Subversion
1 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.24%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.45%) Ant
3 1 (3.45%) JUnit
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Agile Business Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Business Analyst
4 5 (17.24%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) Data Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Data Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Big Data Architect
5 4 (13.79%) AWS Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Big Data Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Scala Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Development Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Development Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) AWS Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) HTML
2 10 (34.48%) CSS
3 8 (27.59%) RESTful
4 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
4 4 (13.79%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (13.79%) Middleware
4 4 (13.79%) .NET
4 4 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (13.79%) Backbone.js
4 4 (13.79%) Ember.js
4 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
4 4 (13.79%) Apache Camel
5 3 (10.34%) Spring
6 2 (6.90%) Lucene
6 2 (6.90%) SOAP
6 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
6 2 (6.90%) Spring MVC
6 2 (6.90%) REST
7 1 (3.45%) Play Framework
7 1 (3.45%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) User Experience
2 5 (17.24%) Visualisation
2 5 (17.24%) Web 2.0
3 4 (13.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) Open Source
4 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) UNIX
3 5 (17.24%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) Scrum
3 12 (41.38%) TDD
4 10 (34.48%) BDD
5 9 (31.03%) Web Development
5 9 (31.03%) Analytics
6 7 (24.14%) Pair Programming
7 6 (20.69%) Extreme Programming
7 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
8 5 (17.24%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (17.24%) User Stories
8 5 (17.24%) Feature Driven Development
8 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (17.24%) Web Analytics
8 5 (17.24%) OO
8 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
8 5 (17.24%) Web Design
8 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
8 5 (17.24%) SEO
8 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) Java
2 13 (44.83%) JavaScript
3 7 (24.14%) Groovy
4 5 (17.24%) Python
5 4 (13.79%) C#
5 4 (13.79%) C++
5 4 (13.79%) PHP
5 4 (13.79%) SQL
6 3 (10.34%) Perl
7 1 (3.45%) JPQL
7 1 (3.45%) HQL
7 1 (3.45%) XQuery
7 1 (3.45%) XPath
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Twitter
2 2 (6.90%) CA