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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 34 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing Scala 30 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 5.45% 4.08% 1.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.55% 8.24% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 7
Average daily rate £375 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £500 £388
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +29.03%
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
239 255 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 43.45% 49.51% 30.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 187 89
Average daily rate £363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £251 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 5
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £17.43 £28.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.40 £22.50 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -5 29 £375 -25.00% 4
Scala
Wales

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (100.00%) Java
2 34 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (89.47%) MongoDB
3 33 (86.84%) Go
4 32 (84.21%) RESTful
5 31 (81.58%) NoSQL
5 31 (81.58%) TDD
5 31 (81.58%) Perl
5 31 (81.58%) SQL
6 28 (73.68%) Unix
6 28 (73.68%) OO
6 28 (73.68%) jQuery
6 28 (73.68%) Mojolicious
7 27 (71.05%) Kafka
8 26 (68.42%) Redis
8 26 (68.42%) Selenium
8 26 (68.42%) Cucumber
9 24 (63.16%) Software Engineering
10 22 (57.89%) Legal
11 17 (44.74%) Elasticsearch
12 16 (42.11%) OAuth2
13 7 (18.42%) HTML
14 6 (15.79%) XML
14 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
14 6 (15.79%) Linux
14 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
15 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
15 5 (13.16%) Ajax
15 5 (13.16%) BDD
15 5 (13.16%) REST

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 17 (44.74%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (10.53%) Node.js
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (89.47%) MongoDB
2 31 (81.58%) NoSQL
3 26 (68.42%) Redis
4 3 (7.89%) MySQL
5 2 (5.26%) Neo4j
5 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 26 (68.42%) Cucumber
1 26 (68.42%) Selenium
2 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.89%) JIRA
General
1 22 (57.89%) Legal
2 3 (7.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (97.37%) Developer
2 13 (34.21%) Java Developer
3 10 (26.32%) Perl Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Lead Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Lead Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) MongoDB Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Scala Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Agile Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Database Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Java Scala Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Perl Programmer
7 1 (2.63%) Programmer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (84.21%) RESTful
2 28 (73.68%) jQuery
2 28 (73.68%) Mojolicious
3 27 (71.05%) Kafka
4 16 (42.11%) OAuth2
5 7 (18.42%) HTML
6 6 (15.79%) XML
7 5 (13.16%) Ajax
7 5 (13.16%) CSS
7 5 (13.16%) REST
7 5 (13.16%) XHTML
8 3 (7.89%) Java EE
8 3 (7.89%) JSP
8 3 (7.89%) Servlets
9 2 (5.26%) Hibernate
9 2 (5.26%) JAX-RS
10 1 (2.63%) Play Framework
10 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 28 (73.68%) Unix
2 6 (15.79%) Linux
3 5 (13.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (81.58%) TDD
3 28 (73.68%) OO
4 24 (63.16%) Software Engineering
5 5 (13.16%) BDD
6 3 (7.89%) API Design
7 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (5.26%) Web Design
7 2 (5.26%) Web Development
8 1 (2.63%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.63%) DevOps
8 1 (2.63%) OOP
8 1 (2.63%) Open Source
8 1 (2.63%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (86.84%) Go
3 31 (81.58%) Perl
3 31 (81.58%) SQL
4 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle
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