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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank - 45 20
Contract jobs citing Scala 0 18 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 3.33% 7.87%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 6.34% 23.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 44
Median daily rate - £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
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
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
271 284 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 57.17% 52.59% 34.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 218 145
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 4
Median hourly rate £18.56 £16.38 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.35% -37.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £15.08 £18.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.38 £17.50 £29.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.02% +1.11%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Scala as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wales region with a requirement for Scala.

1 22 (100.00%) Java
1 22 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 21 (95.45%) NoSQL
2 21 (95.45%) Mojolicious
2 21 (95.45%) Unix
2 21 (95.45%) Perl
2 21 (95.45%) SQL
3 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (90.91%) jQuery
3 20 (90.91%) RESTful
3 20 (90.91%) Go
4 19 (86.36%) Selenium
4 19 (86.36%) Cucumber
4 19 (86.36%) TDD
5 18 (81.82%) Software Engineering
5 18 (81.82%) OO
5 18 (81.82%) Redis
5 18 (81.82%) Kafka
6 14 (63.64%) Legal
7 8 (36.36%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (36.36%) OAuth2
8 6 (27.27%) HTML
9 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
10 3 (13.64%) CSS
10 3 (13.64%) XML
10 3 (13.64%) Linux
10 3 (13.64%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (9.09%) Dropwizard
11 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
11 2 (9.09%) JAX-RS

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 8 (36.36%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 21 (95.45%) NoSQL
3 18 (81.82%) Redis
4 2 (9.09%) Neo4j
4 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 19 (86.36%) Cucumber
1 19 (86.36%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) Concordion
General
1 14 (63.64%) Legal
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Java Developer
2 8 (36.36%) Perl Developer
3 2 (9.09%) MongoDB Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Database Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) Mojolicious
2 20 (90.91%) jQuery
2 20 (90.91%) RESTful
3 18 (81.82%) Kafka
4 8 (36.36%) OAuth2
5 6 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (13.64%) CSS
6 3 (13.64%) XML
7 2 (9.09%) Ajax
7 2 (9.09%) Dropwizard
7 2 (9.09%) Hibernate
7 2 (9.09%) JAX-RS
7 2 (9.09%) REST
7 2 (9.09%) XHTML
8 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 21 (95.45%) Unix
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (86.36%) TDD
3 18 (81.82%) OO
3 18 (81.82%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 2 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (9.09%) Web Design
5 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (95.45%) Perl
2 21 (95.45%) SQL
3 20 (90.91%) Go
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) Disclosure Scotland