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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 137 239 238
Rank change year-on-year
+102 -1
Contract jobs citing Scala 137 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.50% 0.21% 0.076%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.39% 0.64% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 8 2
Median daily rate £493 £463 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.48% +42.30%
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
3118 3134 2998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.12% 33.52% 32.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1978 1929 1673
Median daily rate £400 £355 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 87 106
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £22.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.79 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +41 105 £475 -7.31%
East Sussex - 12 £500 - 1
Surrey -6 6 £450 +38.46% 3
Hampshire - 5 £500 - 4
Buckinghamshire +14 4 - - 1
Berkshire -9 2 £513 - 1
Oxfordshire 0 1 £475 +5.55% 1
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 143 (82.66%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (82.08%) Java
3 109 (63.01%) CSS
4 107 (61.85%) Scrum
5 105 (60.69%) HTML
6 101 (58.38%) REST
7 100 (57.80%) Python
8 99 (57.23%) Ruby
9 96 (55.49%) Open Source
10 92 (53.18%) Git (software)
11 91 (52.60%) JSON
12 90 (52.02%) HTML5
12 90 (52.02%) Play Framework
13 88 (50.87%) CSS3
13 88 (50.87%) Ajax
13 88 (50.87%) Automated Testing
13 88 (50.87%) Subversion
14 87 (50.29%) HTTP
15 83 (47.98%) Continuous Integration
16 81 (46.82%) Jenkins
16 81 (46.82%) Spring
17 78 (45.09%) JUnit
18 76 (43.93%) Django
19 74 (42.77%) Google
19 74 (42.77%) Ruby on Rails
20 72 (41.62%) Web Design
20 72 (41.62%) Guice
20 72 (41.62%) Responsive Web Design
21 60 (34.68%) C#
22 58 (33.53%) 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 (30.64%) Confluence
2 9 (5.20%) Node.js
3 7 (4.05%) Apache Spark
4 5 (2.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.58%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.58%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.58%) CMS
5 1 (0.58%) SAS
5 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.31%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.16%) GitHub
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (0.58%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 87 (50.29%) HTTP
2 4 (2.31%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.58%) Firewall
3 1 (0.58%) Internet
3 1 (0.58%) Intranet
3 1 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (24.86%) Relational Database
2 16 (9.25%) Big Data
3 15 (8.67%) MongoDB
4 13 (7.51%) Hadoop
5 11 (6.36%) NoSQL
6 10 (5.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (4.05%) MySQL
8 6 (3.47%) Apache Hive
8 6 (3.47%) HBase
8 6 (3.47%) SQL Server
9 5 (2.89%) Datazen
9 5 (2.89%) Impala
9 5 (2.89%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.58%) DB2
12 1 (0.58%) GIS
12 1 (0.58%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 92 (53.18%) Git (software)
2 88 (50.87%) Subversion
3 81 (46.82%) Jenkins
4 78 (45.09%) JUnit
5 54 (31.21%) JIRA
6 35 (20.23%) Selenium
7 8 (4.62%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.89%) Gatling
9 2 (1.16%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.58%) Gradle
10 1 (0.58%) HP UFT
10 1 (0.58%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.58%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (1.16%) Finance
1 2 (1.16%) Law
2 1 (0.58%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 148 (85.55%) Developer
2 101 (58.38%) Scala Developer
3 65 (37.57%) Java Developer
4 47 (27.17%) Java Scala Developer
5 29 (16.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 22 (12.72%) Lead Developer
7 17 (9.83%) Agile Developer
8 16 (9.25%) Software Developer
9 13 (7.51%) Senior Developer
10 12 (6.94%) C# Developer
11 11 (6.36%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
12 10 (5.78%) Agile Java Developer
12 10 (5.78%) HTML Developer
13 9 (5.20%) HTML CSS Developer
14 7 (4.05%) Senior Java Developer
14 7 (4.05%) Senior Scala Developer
15 6 (3.47%) Lead Java Developer
16 5 (2.89%) Architect
16 5 (2.89%) Data Engineer
17 4 (2.31%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (63.01%) CSS
2 105 (60.69%) HTML
3 101 (58.38%) REST
4 91 (52.60%) JSON
5 90 (52.02%) HTML5
5 90 (52.02%) Play Framework
6 88 (50.87%) Ajax
6 88 (50.87%) CSS3
7 81 (46.82%) Spring
8 76 (43.93%) Django
9 74 (42.77%) Ruby on Rails
10 72 (41.62%) Guice
11 58 (33.53%) RESTful
12 38 (21.97%) Spring MVC
13 12 (6.94%) Web Services
13 12 (6.94%) XML
14 9 (5.20%) Akka
14 9 (5.20%) Hibernate
15 6 (3.47%) .NET
16 5 (2.89%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 31 (17.92%) User Experience
2 9 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.47%) Visualisation
4 5 (2.89%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (2.31%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.58%) Economics
6 1 (0.58%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.58%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 58 (33.53%) Linux
2 20 (11.56%) Unix
3 11 (6.36%) Windows
4 10 (5.78%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.31%) Android
5 4 (2.31%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (82.66%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (61.85%) Scrum
3 96 (55.49%) Open Source
4 88 (50.87%) Automated Testing
5 83 (47.98%) Continuous Integration
6 72 (41.62%) Responsive Web Design
6 72 (41.62%) Web Design
7 50 (28.90%) Web Development
8 48 (27.75%) Mentoring
9 47 (27.17%) OWASP
10 44 (25.43%) Configuration Management
11 39 (22.54%) MVC
12 30 (17.34%) Front End Development
13 29 (16.76%) TDD
14 28 (16.18%) Service Design
15 26 (15.03%) Line Management
16 25 (14.45%) Continuous Improvement
17 15 (8.67%) Kanban
18 12 (6.94%) Functional Programming
19 9 (5.20%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 142 (82.08%) Java
2 100 (57.80%) Python
3 99 (57.23%) Ruby
4 60 (34.68%) C#
5 18 (10.40%) SQL
6 17 (9.83%) JavaScript
7 7 (4.05%) C++
7 7 (4.05%) R
8 6 (3.47%) C
9 5 (2.89%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.89%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (6.36%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.20%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.89%) Degree
3 5 (2.89%) ISEB
3 5 (2.89%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.73%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.73%) MCSD
4 3 (1.73%) MCSE
4 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.89%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.73%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.47%) Puppet
2 1 (0.58%) Ganglia
2 1 (0.58%) Nagios
2 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 74 (42.77%) Google
2 11 (6.36%) Oracle
3 8 (4.62%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.89%) Cloudera
5 3 (1.73%) Remedy
6 1 (0.58%) HP
6 1 (0.58%) New Relic
6 1 (0.58%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.58%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.58%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.58%) Tableau
6 1 (0.58%) Twitter
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