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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
Wales / South Wales
Rank 41 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing Scala 9 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.90% 4.62% 4.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.31% 10.53% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 23
Median daily rate £475 £375 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £350 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+14.70% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
209 228 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 44.19% 43.85% 49.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 182 177
Median daily rate £418 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 7
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.65% +8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £21.61 £15.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.25 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

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
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 20 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 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
Newport - 7 £513 - 2
Cardiff -5 1 £475 +26.66%
Scala
Wales

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (84.38%) TDD
3 21 (65.63%) Java
3 21 (65.63%) BDD
4 15 (46.88%) Python
5 13 (40.63%) Open Source
6 11 (34.38%) RESTful
6 11 (34.38%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (28.13%) Hadoop
8 8 (25.00%) Scrum
8 8 (25.00%) Linux
8 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 8 (25.00%) Big Data
8 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
9 7 (21.88%) DevOps
9 7 (21.88%) API Design
9 7 (21.88%) Kanban
9 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
10 6 (18.75%) Ruby
10 6 (18.75%) API Development
11 5 (15.63%) Swagger
11 5 (15.63%) Cloud Foundry
11 5 (15.63%) Play Framework
11 5 (15.63%) CSS
11 5 (15.63%) HTML
11 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
11 5 (15.63%) Node.js
12 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
12 4 (12.50%) PaaS
12 4 (12.50%) Microservices

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 11 (34.38%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (15.63%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (9.38%) Apache Spark
4 2 (6.25%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.50%) PaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) Hadoop
2 8 (25.00%) Big Data
2 8 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (21.88%) NoSQL
4 4 (12.50%) Neo4j
5 3 (9.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (6.25%) Apache Hive
6 2 (6.25%) HBase
6 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.13%) Pentaho
7 1 (3.13%) QlikView
7 1 (3.13%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 14 (43.75%) Scala Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Java Developer
4 8 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 7 (21.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (18.75%) Software Engineer
7 4 (12.50%) Architect
7 4 (12.50%) Java Scala Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Senior Scala Developer
7 4 (12.50%) Technical Leader
8 3 (9.38%) Scala Software Engineer
8 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Scala Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Agile Developer
9 2 (6.25%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Java Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) NoSQL Engineer
9 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
10 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Architect
10 1 (3.13%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) RESTful
2 5 (15.63%) CSS
2 5 (15.63%) HTML
2 5 (15.63%) Node.js
2 5 (15.63%) Play Framework
2 5 (15.63%) Swagger
3 3 (9.38%) Akka
3 3 (9.38%) JSON
3 3 (9.38%) REST
3 3 (9.38%) Spring
4 2 (6.25%) RAML
5 1 (3.13%) J2EE
5 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (84.38%) TDD
3 21 (65.63%) BDD
4 13 (40.63%) Open Source
5 8 (25.00%) Scrum
5 8 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 7 (21.88%) API Design
6 7 (21.88%) DevOps
6 7 (21.88%) Kanban
7 6 (18.75%) API Development
8 4 (12.50%) High Availability
8 4 (12.50%) MapReduce
8 4 (12.50%) Microservices
9 2 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.25%) Data Engineering
9 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
9 2 (6.25%) OWASP
9 2 (6.25%) Presales
9 2 (6.25%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) Java
2 15 (46.88%) Python
3 6 (18.75%) Ruby
4 2 (6.25%) Go
4 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.13%) R
5 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) HDFS
2 1 (3.13%) Apache Flume
2 1 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (3.13%) Oozie
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Cloudera
2 1 (3.13%) Cognos
2 1 (3.13%) Hortonworks
2 1 (3.13%) Splunk
2 1 (3.13%) Tableau
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