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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 46 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Scala 4 11 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.81% 1.85% 2.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.98% 4.25% 6.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 13
Median daily rate £588 £375 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.66% -28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £470 £450
% change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
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
202 259 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 40.97% 43.60% 35.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 186 159
Median daily rate £400 £333 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.30% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £432 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £16.80 £20.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+227.38% -16.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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
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 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -2 2 £588 +56.66%
Scala
Wales

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) Java
3 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 10 (76.92%) RESTful
3 10 (76.92%) MongoDB
4 9 (69.23%) Unix
4 9 (69.23%) Perl
5 8 (61.54%) OO
5 8 (61.54%) jQuery
5 8 (61.54%) NoSQL
5 8 (61.54%) Go
5 8 (61.54%) Mojolicious
6 7 (53.85%) Redis
6 7 (53.85%) Kafka
6 7 (53.85%) Cucumber
6 7 (53.85%) Selenium
6 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
6 7 (53.85%) TDD
7 5 (38.46%) Legal
8 4 (30.77%) HTML
8 4 (30.77%) Cloudera
9 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
9 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
9 3 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (23.08%) Apache Spark
9 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 3 (23.08%) CSS
9 3 (23.08%) XML
10 2 (15.38%) Finance
10 2 (15.38%) Python

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 3 (23.08%) Apache Spark
1 3 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) MongoDB
2 8 (61.54%) NoSQL
3 7 (53.85%) Redis
4 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
4 2 (15.38%) Spark SQL
5 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Cucumber
1 7 (53.85%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) Concordion
3 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 5 (38.46%) Legal
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Perl Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Scala Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Agile Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Scala Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SOA Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) RESTful
2 8 (61.54%) jQuery
2 8 (61.54%) Mojolicious
3 7 (53.85%) Kafka
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
5 3 (23.08%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) XML
6 2 (15.38%) Ajax
6 2 (15.38%) Play Framework
6 2 (15.38%) REST
6 2 (15.38%) XHTML
7 1 (7.69%) Middleware
7 1 (7.69%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) OO
3 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 7 (53.85%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Kanban
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) High Availability
5 1 (7.69%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) Perl
4 8 (61.54%) Go
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 2 (15.38%) Python
7 1 (7.69%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Cloudera