The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 48 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scala 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.89% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.62% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £440 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +25.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 -
Scala
Wales

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 Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
238 162 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 40.89% 36.57% 30.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 115 76
Average daily rate £325 £291 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.58% -11.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £236 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 7
Average hourly rate £34.00 £14.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.59% -20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £11.50 £12.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.80 £19.00 £64.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scala across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scala across the South Wales region.

Scala Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Scala
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Scala
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 30 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
Cardiff - 11 £400 - 1
Scala
Wales

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 38 (84.44%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (77.78%) Java
3 31 (68.89%) OO
4 29 (64.44%) TDD
5 24 (53.33%) BDD
6 23 (51.11%) Play Framework
7 20 (44.44%) Web Services
8 19 (42.22%) jQuery
8 19 (42.22%) Akka
9 15 (33.33%) MongoDB
9 15 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (33.33%) RESTful
9 15 (33.33%) CouchDB
9 15 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
9 15 (33.33%) Batik
9 15 (33.33%) Web Development
9 15 (33.33%) Process Management
9 15 (33.33%) SVG
10 13 (28.89%) HTML
10 13 (28.89%) HTML5
11 11 (24.44%) CSS
11 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
11 11 (24.44%) CSS3
12 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
13 9 (20.00%) Mojolicious
13 9 (20.00%) Perl
14 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
14 8 (17.78%) JSON
14 8 (17.78%) Ajax
14 8 (17.78%) Scrum

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (8.89%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 15 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) CouchDB
1 15 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 8 (17.78%) Jasmine
3 7 (15.56%) Jenkins
3 7 (15.56%) Subversion
4 4 (8.89%) JUnit
4 4 (8.89%) QUnit
4 4 (8.89%) Sinon.JS
5 3 (6.67%) JIRA
5 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 3 (6.67%) Hudson
5 3 (6.67%) Trac
6 1 (2.22%) Grunt
6 1 (2.22%) PhantomJS
General
1 3 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (64.44%) Developer
2 13 (28.89%) Scala Developer
3 12 (26.67%) Architect
4 11 (24.44%) Java Architect
5 9 (20.00%) Perl Developer
6 6 (13.33%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Consultant
8 3 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Product Owner
9 2 (4.44%) Business Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Systems Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Architect
9 2 (4.44%) UI Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) UI Programmer
10 1 (2.22%) Programmer
10 1 (2.22%) Perl Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (51.11%) Play Framework
2 20 (44.44%) Web Services
3 19 (42.22%) jQuery
3 19 (42.22%) Akka
4 15 (33.33%) Batik
4 15 (33.33%) RESTful
4 15 (33.33%) SVG
5 13 (28.89%) HTML
5 13 (28.89%) HTML5
6 11 (24.44%) CSS3
6 11 (24.44%) CSS
7 9 (20.00%) Mojolicious
8 8 (17.78%) Ajax
8 8 (17.78%) JSON
9 6 (13.33%) OAuth
9 6 (13.33%) REST
9 6 (13.33%) Sass
10 2 (4.44%) Gherkin
10 2 (4.44%) iXBRL
10 2 (4.44%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) W3C
1 2 (4.44%) GIS
1 2 (4.44%) Open Source
2 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) UNIX
2 3 (6.67%) Linux
3 2 (4.44%) Android
3 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (84.44%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (68.89%) OO
3 29 (64.44%) TDD
4 24 (53.33%) BDD
5 15 (33.33%) Web Development
5 15 (33.33%) Process Management
6 8 (17.78%) Scrum
6 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
7 7 (15.56%) OOP
8 5 (11.11%) MVC
9 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.67%) Coaching
10 2 (4.44%) Kanban
10 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
10 2 (4.44%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (4.44%) UML
10 2 (4.44%) RAD
10 2 (4.44%) SOA
10 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
10 2 (4.44%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (77.78%) Java
2 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.00%) Perl
4 7 (15.56%) PHP
4 7 (15.56%) SQL
5 5 (11.11%) Python
5 5 (11.11%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle