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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 49 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Contract jobs citing Scala 13 47 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.63% 8.01% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.12% 23.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 43 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
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 - - -
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
254 204 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 51.31% 34.75% 34.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 133 78
Average daily rate £350 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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
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 1 May 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
Cardiff -14 10 £400 -11.11%
Newport -32 2 £463 +2.77%
Scala
Wales

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 31 (88.57%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (60.00%) HTML
2 21 (60.00%) CSS
2 21 (60.00%) jQuery
2 21 (60.00%) MongoDB
3 20 (57.14%) REST
3 20 (57.14%) Git (software)
4 19 (54.29%) HTML5
4 19 (54.29%) CSS3
4 19 (54.29%) JUnit
5 18 (51.43%) JavaScript
5 18 (51.43%) Ajax
5 18 (51.43%) Jenkins
6 16 (45.71%) JSON
6 16 (45.71%) Subversion
7 15 (42.86%) Java
8 13 (37.14%) Play Framework
9 12 (34.29%) Jasmine
9 12 (34.29%) HTTP
9 12 (34.29%) TDD
10 10 (28.57%) SQL
11 9 (25.71%) RESTful
12 8 (22.86%) Mojolicious
12 8 (22.86%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (22.86%) Perl
12 8 (22.86%) UNIX
12 8 (22.86%) OO
12 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
13 7 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 7 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.71%) WildFly
2 2 (5.71%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (60.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (57.14%) Git (software)
2 19 (54.29%) JUnit
3 18 (51.43%) Jenkins
4 16 (45.71%) Subversion
5 12 (34.29%) Jasmine
General
1 6 (17.14%) Legal
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (54.29%) Scala Developer
3 7 (20.00%) AWS Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Perl Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.71%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) HTML
1 21 (60.00%) CSS
1 21 (60.00%) jQuery
2 20 (57.14%) REST
3 19 (54.29%) HTML5
3 19 (54.29%) CSS3
4 18 (51.43%) Ajax
5 16 (45.71%) JSON
6 13 (37.14%) Play Framework
7 9 (25.71%) RESTful
8 8 (22.86%) Mojolicious
8 8 (22.86%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (20.00%) OAuth
10 5 (14.29%) XML
10 5 (14.29%) XHTML
11 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
11 2 (5.71%) J2EE
12 1 (2.86%) SOAP
12 1 (2.86%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) User Experience
2 1 (2.86%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (88.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (34.29%) TDD
3 8 (22.86%) OO
3 8 (22.86%) Software Engineering
4 5 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (5.71%) BDD
5 2 (5.71%) Kanban
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.86%) CRM
6 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.86%) Web Development
6 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) JavaScript
2 15 (42.86%) Java
3 10 (28.57%) SQL
4 8 (22.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.86%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle