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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
Wales / South Wales
Rank 47 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Scala 7 22 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.27% 3.81% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.11% 8.46% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 1
Median daily rate £500 £375 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -23.46%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £495
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -14.14%
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
225 260 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 40.76% 44.98% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 189 147
Median daily rate £410 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.81% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £268 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.65% -10.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.20 £18.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.70 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 - 6 £505 -
Scala
Wales

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 33 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (74.29%) TDD
3 21 (60.00%) Java
4 19 (54.29%) BDD
5 17 (48.57%) Python
6 13 (37.14%) Big Data
7 12 (34.29%) Hadoop
7 12 (34.29%) Open Source
8 11 (31.43%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (28.57%) Relational Database
10 9 (25.71%) RESTful
10 9 (25.71%) Scrum
11 8 (22.86%) Linux
12 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
12 7 (20.00%) Kanban
12 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
12 7 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
12 7 (20.00%) Cloudera
12 7 (20.00%) DevOps
12 7 (20.00%) API Design
13 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
13 6 (17.14%) Ruby
14 5 (14.29%) Node.js
14 5 (14.29%) CSS
14 5 (14.29%) HTML
14 5 (14.29%) Swagger
14 5 (14.29%) API Development
14 5 (14.29%) Apache Spark
15 4 (11.43%) Play Framework
15 4 (11.43%) Neo4j

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 (31.43%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (14.29%) Apache Spark
4 2 (5.71%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) PaaS
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) HTTP
2 1 (2.86%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) Big Data
2 12 (34.29%) Hadoop
3 10 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 7 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (11.43%) Neo4j
6 3 (8.57%) MongoDB
7 2 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (5.71%) Apache Hive
7 2 (5.71%) HBase
8 1 (2.86%) Pentaho
8 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.86%) QlikView
8 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.86%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (77.14%) Developer
2 17 (48.57%) Scala Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Java Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Senior Developer
4 8 (22.86%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Software Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Java Scala Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Scala Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Technical Leader
7 3 (8.57%) Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Big Data Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Hadoop Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Scala Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Agile Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Cloud Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Scala Software Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Agile Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) RESTful
2 5 (14.29%) CSS
2 5 (14.29%) HTML
2 5 (14.29%) Node.js
2 5 (14.29%) Swagger
3 4 (11.43%) Play Framework
4 3 (8.57%) Akka
4 3 (8.57%) JSON
5 2 (5.71%) RAML
5 2 (5.71%) Spring
6 1 (2.86%) J2EE
6 1 (2.86%) REST
6 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
1 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (94.29%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (74.29%) TDD
3 19 (54.29%) BDD
4 12 (34.29%) Open Source
5 9 (25.71%) Scrum
6 7 (20.00%) API Design
6 7 (20.00%) DevOps
6 7 (20.00%) Kanban
6 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (14.29%) API Development
8 4 (11.43%) MapReduce
9 3 (8.57%) Data Engineering
9 3 (8.57%) Microservices
10 2 (5.71%) Analytics
10 2 (5.71%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (5.71%) High Availability
10 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
10 2 (5.71%) OWASP
10 2 (5.71%) Presales
10 2 (5.71%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 21 (60.00%) Java
2 17 (48.57%) Python
3 6 (17.14%) Ruby
4 2 (5.71%) Go
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) R
5 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) HDFS
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (2.86%) Oozie
1 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (20.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (2.86%) Cognos
2 1 (2.86%) Hortonworks
2 1 (2.86%) Splunk
2 1 (2.86%) Tableau