The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the South Wales region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 51 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scala 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.00% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate
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£525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
218 129 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 36.33% 30.14% 33.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 93 94
Average daily rate £325 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £271 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £423 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 7
Average hourly rate £20.13 £35.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.50% +47.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.03 £19.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.68 £51.00 £25.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
Scala
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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 1 August 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 1 August 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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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 £450 -
Scala
Wales

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 52 (86.67%) Java
2 42 (70.00%) TDD
3 41 (68.33%) OO
4 38 (63.33%) Play Framework
5 33 (55.00%) Akka
6 32 (53.33%) BDD
7 29 (48.33%) Web Services
8 26 (43.33%) Amazon AWS
9 24 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
9 24 (40.00%) CouchDB
9 24 (40.00%) Web Development
9 24 (40.00%) Batik
9 24 (40.00%) SVG
9 24 (40.00%) Process Management
10 20 (33.33%) jQuery
11 18 (30.00%) MongoDB
12 14 (23.33%) RESTful
13 13 (21.67%) Software Engineering
13 13 (21.67%) Perl
13 13 (21.67%) Mojolicious
14 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (18.33%) OAuth
15 11 (18.33%) SQL
16 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
16 9 (15.00%) HTML
16 9 (15.00%) CSS
16 9 (15.00%) HTML5
16 9 (15.00%) JSON
16 9 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
17 8 (13.33%) Scrum

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 9 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 26 (43.33%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.00%) CouchDB
2 18 (30.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.33%) JUnit
2 5 (8.33%) Subversion
2 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (8.33%) Jasmine
General
1 7 (11.67%) Legal
2 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (66.67%) Developer
2 25 (41.67%) Scala Developer
3 15 (25.00%) Java Architect
3 15 (25.00%) Architect
4 13 (21.67%) Perl Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Consultant
6 3 (5.00%) Product Owner
6 3 (5.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.33%) Web Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Technical Developer
7 2 (3.33%) UI Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.33%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.33%) UI Programmer
8 1 (1.67%) Perl Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (63.33%) Play Framework
2 33 (55.00%) Akka
3 29 (48.33%) Web Services
4 24 (40.00%) Batik
4 24 (40.00%) SVG
5 20 (33.33%) jQuery
6 14 (23.33%) RESTful
7 13 (21.67%) Mojolicious
8 11 (18.33%) OAuth
9 9 (15.00%) HTML
9 9 (15.00%) CSS
9 9 (15.00%) HTML5
9 9 (15.00%) JSON
10 7 (11.67%) REST
10 7 (11.67%) CSS3
11 5 (8.33%) J2EE
11 5 (8.33%) Ajax
12 2 (3.33%) .NET
12 2 (3.33%) Spring
12 2 (3.33%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.33%) GIS
1 2 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) UNIX
2 3 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (70.00%) TDD
2 41 (68.33%) OO
3 32 (53.33%) BDD
4 24 (40.00%) Web Development
4 24 (40.00%) Process Management
5 13 (21.67%) Software Engineering
6 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (13.33%) Scrum
8 3 (5.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (5.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.00%) UML
8 3 (5.00%) OOP
8 3 (5.00%) RAD
9 2 (3.33%) MVC
9 2 (3.33%) SOA
9 2 (3.33%) Web Design
9 2 (3.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 52 (86.67%) Java
2 13 (21.67%) Perl
3 11 (18.33%) SQL
4 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (3.33%) Zend