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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 239 228 224
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs citing Scala 18 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.11% 0.072%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.55% 0.31% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £450 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Average hourly rate - £36.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 -
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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
3282 2912 2702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.10% 34.16% 32.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1898 1583 1384
Average daily rate £350 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 118 181
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £13.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.40 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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
Berkshire +9 9 £550 +22.22% 1
Oxfordshire - 9 £400 - 2
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 2
Hampshire - - - - 1
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 34 (97.14%) Java
2 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (65.71%) TDD
4 18 (51.43%) Scrum
5 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 15 (42.86%) HTML
5 15 (42.86%) Pair Programming
5 15 (42.86%) Groovy
5 15 (42.86%) MongoDB
6 14 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (34.29%) Spring
7 12 (34.29%) NoSQL
7 12 (34.29%) BDD
7 12 (34.29%) E-Commerce
8 11 (31.43%) Linux
8 11 (31.43%) RESTful
9 9 (25.71%) OO
9 9 (25.71%) Extreme Programming
9 9 (25.71%) Analytics
10 8 (22.86%) SOAP
10 8 (22.86%) Node.js
10 8 (22.86%) Open Source
10 8 (22.86%) JIRA
11 7 (20.00%) Apache
11 7 (20.00%) CSS
12 6 (17.14%) Eclipse
12 6 (17.14%) MVC
12 6 (17.14%) J2EE
12 6 (17.14%) XML
12 6 (17.14%) Subversion

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (22.86%) Node.js
2 7 (20.00%) Apache
3 3 (8.57%) Liferay
3 3 (8.57%) Alfresco
3 3 (8.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Solr
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) GitHub
2 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 12 (34.29%) NoSQL
3 6 (17.14%) Hadoop
3 6 (17.14%) Big Data
4 4 (11.43%) MySQL
5 2 (5.71%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) JIRA
2 6 (17.14%) Eclipse
2 6 (17.14%) Subversion
3 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 5 (14.29%) JUnit
4 4 (11.43%) IntelliJ
4 4 (11.43%) Maven
4 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
5 3 (8.57%) Gradle
5 3 (8.57%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.86%) Hudson
6 1 (2.86%) Mockito
6 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.86%) Selenium
6 1 (2.86%) NetBeans
6 1 (2.86%) Ant
General
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Developer
2 17 (48.57%) Java Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Senior Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Architect
5 5 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Data Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Data Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Architect
6 4 (11.43%) Big Data Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Scala Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Development Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Development Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Big Data Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Python Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Python Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) HTML
2 12 (34.29%) Spring
3 11 (31.43%) RESTful
4 8 (22.86%) SOAP
5 7 (20.00%) CSS
6 6 (17.14%) J2EE
6 6 (17.14%) XML
7 5 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 5 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (14.29%) REST
7 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 5 (14.29%) .NET
7 5 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 4 (11.43%) Servlets
8 4 (11.43%) Struts
8 4 (11.43%) Web Services
8 4 (11.43%) XSLT
8 4 (11.43%) Backbone.js
8 4 (11.43%) Ember.js
9 3 (8.57%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Open Source
2 6 (17.14%) User Experience
3 5 (14.29%) Web 2.0
4 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.86%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Solaris
3 2 (5.71%) Android
3 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.86%) UNIX
4 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (65.71%) TDD
3 18 (51.43%) Scrum
4 15 (42.86%) Pair Programming
5 14 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (34.29%) BDD
6 12 (34.29%) E-Commerce
7 9 (25.71%) OO
7 9 (25.71%) Extreme Programming
7 9 (25.71%) Analytics
8 6 (17.14%) MVC
8 6 (17.14%) DevOps
9 5 (14.29%) User Stories
9 5 (14.29%) Kanban
9 5 (14.29%) Feature Driven Development
9 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
9 5 (14.29%) Web Analytics
9 5 (14.29%) SEO
9 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) Java
2 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 15 (42.86%) Groovy
3 5 (14.29%) Python
4 4 (11.43%) SQL
4 4 (11.43%) PHP
4 4 (11.43%) C#
4 4 (11.43%) C++
5 3 (8.57%) Perl
6 1 (2.86%) Ruby
6 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Twitter
2 3 (8.57%) GigaSpaces
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
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