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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 233 238 248
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Contract jobs citing Scala 16 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.046% 0.070%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.53% 0.13% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 5
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£332 £265 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.09% -24.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £440 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.39% +25.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 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
3018 3095 3211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.64% 35.57% 31.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1682 1661 1526
Average daily rate £350 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 133 170
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £17.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £43.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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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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
Berkshire +21 12 £330 - 1
Surrey +2 2 £400 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 £325 -
Hampshire - 1 £400 -
Oxfordshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 27 (100.00%) Java
2 16 (59.26%) TDD
3 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (51.85%) Groovy
5 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (48.15%) Pair Programming
6 12 (44.44%) Spring
6 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 12 (44.44%) HTML
7 11 (40.74%) Scrum
7 11 (40.74%) Open Source
8 10 (37.04%) SOAP
9 9 (33.33%) XML
9 9 (33.33%) RESTful
10 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
10 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
10 8 (29.63%) MongoDB
11 7 (25.93%) SOA
11 7 (25.93%) JUnit
11 7 (25.93%) CSS
11 7 (25.93%) J2EE
11 7 (25.93%) MySQL
11 7 (25.93%) Subversion
12 6 (22.22%) Struts
12 6 (22.22%) OOP
12 6 (22.22%) OO
12 6 (22.22%) BDD
12 6 (22.22%) NoSQL
12 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
12 6 (22.22%) Mentoring

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 5 (18.52%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.11%) Alfresco
2 3 (11.11%) Liferay
2 3 (11.11%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.41%) Apache Solr
3 2 (7.41%) Escenic
3 2 (7.41%) Node.js
3 2 (7.41%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (7.41%) MQSeries
3 2 (7.41%) CMS
3 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) GitHub
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) MongoDB
2 7 (25.93%) MySQL
3 6 (22.22%) NoSQL
4 3 (11.11%) Big Data
4 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Eclipse
2 7 (25.93%) JUnit
2 7 (25.93%) Subversion
3 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
4 5 (18.52%) JIRA
5 4 (14.81%) Maven
5 4 (14.81%) IntelliJ
5 4 (14.81%) Mercurial
5 4 (14.81%) Gradle
6 3 (11.11%) Selenium
7 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.70%) NetBeans
7 1 (3.70%) Ant
7 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.70%) Mockito
7 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.70%) Hudson
General
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 22 (81.48%) Java Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Java Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Programmer
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Scala Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Java Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Java Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Python Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Python Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) HTML
1 12 (44.44%) Spring
2 10 (37.04%) SOAP
3 9 (33.33%) XML
3 9 (33.33%) RESTful
4 7 (25.93%) J2EE
4 7 (25.93%) CSS
5 6 (22.22%) Struts
6 5 (18.52%) Web Services
6 5 (18.52%) XSLT
6 5 (18.52%) Servlets
6 5 (18.52%) REST
6 5 (18.52%) jQuery
6 5 (18.52%) Hibernate
7 4 (14.81%) Velocity
7 4 (14.81%) JSR 168
7 4 (14.81%) XHTML
8 3 (11.11%) .NET
8 3 (11.11%) Ajax
8 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Open Source
2 4 (14.81%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) W3C
3 1 (3.70%) Web 2.0
3 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) UNIX
2 3 (11.11%) Android
2 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 3 (11.11%) Solaris
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) TDD
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (48.15%) Pair Programming
3 13 (48.15%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (40.74%) Scrum
5 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
6 7 (25.93%) SOA
7 6 (22.22%) OOP
7 6 (22.22%) OO
7 6 (22.22%) BDD
7 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
8 5 (18.52%) MVC
9 3 (11.11%) Extreme Programming
9 3 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (11.11%) OOD
9 3 (11.11%) Functional Testing
9 3 (11.11%) User Experience Design
9 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
9 3 (11.11%) Release Management
10 2 (7.41%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 14 (51.85%) Groovy
3 12 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) C#
5 2 (7.41%) SQL
5 2 (7.41%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) Ruby
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
1 3 (11.11%) GigaSpaces
2 2 (7.41%) JBoss
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
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