The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 126 134 119
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs citing Scala 18 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.60% 0.41% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.53% 1.09% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 6
Average daily rate £350 £401 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.60% +6.80%
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
England

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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1177 1188 862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.14% 37.18% 34.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 780 770 521
Average daily rate £375 £383 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.12% +17.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £272 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 75 45
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.40 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.75% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £27.45 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.60 £44.50 £40.00
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 the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scala across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scala across the South West region.

Scala Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Scala
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala across the South West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Scala
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West 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
Bristol +8 13 £350 -36.36% 6
Gloucestershire - 4 £475 - 3
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 28 (93.33%) Java
2 26 (86.67%) Ruby
2 26 (86.67%) Security Cleared
3 23 (76.67%) JavaScript
3 23 (76.67%) SQL
3 23 (76.67%) HTML
4 22 (73.33%) Elasticsearch
5 21 (70.00%) NoSQL
6 19 (63.33%) Open Source
7 18 (60.00%) Relational Database
8 16 (53.33%) CSS
8 16 (53.33%) Linux
8 16 (53.33%) Python
9 15 (50.00%) Unix
9 15 (50.00%) HTTP
9 15 (50.00%) Mac OS X
9 15 (50.00%) Configuration Management
9 15 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 15 (50.00%) Web Design
9 15 (50.00%) Subversion
9 15 (50.00%) Web Development
9 15 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 15 (50.00%) Git (software)
9 15 (50.00%) MongoDB
9 15 (50.00%) Visualisation
10 14 (46.67%) Data Migration
10 14 (46.67%) GitHub
10 14 (46.67%) Migration
10 14 (46.67%) ETL
10 14 (46.67%) JUnit

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 22 (73.33%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (23.33%) JBoss
3 4 (13.33%) Confluence
4 3 (10.00%) Apache
5 2 (6.67%) Apache Pig
5 2 (6.67%) Apache Spark
5 2 (6.67%) Node.js
6 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 14 (46.67%) GitHub
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (70.00%) NoSQL
2 18 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 15 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 13 (43.33%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 10 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 10 (33.33%) OrientDB
6 9 (30.00%) Apache Accumulo
6 9 (30.00%) Big Data
7 3 (10.00%) Hadoop
7 3 (10.00%) MySQL
8 2 (6.67%) GIS
8 2 (6.67%) Neo4j
9 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
9 1 (3.33%) Impala
9 1 (3.33%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 15 (50.00%) Subversion
2 14 (46.67%) JUnit
3 13 (43.33%) Capybara
3 13 (43.33%) Cucumber
3 13 (43.33%) git-flow
3 13 (43.33%) RSpec
4 11 (36.67%) Jenkins
5 7 (23.33%) Ant
5 7 (23.33%) Maven
6 4 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (13.33%) Bitbucket
6 4 (13.33%) JIRA
7 1 (3.33%) EasyMock
7 1 (3.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Publishing
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 15 (50.00%) Ruby Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Java Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Scala Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Java Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (76.67%) HTML
2 16 (53.33%) CSS
3 15 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 13 (43.33%) Sass
5 11 (36.67%) Java EE
6 9 (30.00%) JSF
7 8 (26.67%) jQuery
8 7 (23.33%) GWT
8 7 (23.33%) HTML5
8 7 (23.33%) SOAP
8 7 (23.33%) Web Services
9 3 (10.00%) Spring
10 2 (6.67%) Apache Camel
10 2 (6.67%) EJB
10 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
11 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
11 1 (3.33%) PostGIS
11 1 (3.33%) REST
11 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (13.33%) Wiki
3 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Linux
2 15 (50.00%) Mac OS X
2 15 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Open Source
2 15 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 15 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 15 (50.00%) Web Design
2 15 (50.00%) Web Development
3 14 (46.67%) Data Migration
3 14 (46.67%) ETL
3 14 (46.67%) Migration
4 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (43.33%) Integration Testing
4 13 (43.33%) Unit Testing
5 12 (40.00%) Scrum
6 4 (13.33%) DevOps
7 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL
7 3 (10.00%) OO
7 3 (10.00%) OOD
7 3 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) Java
2 26 (86.67%) Ruby
3 23 (76.67%) JavaScript
3 23 (76.67%) SQL
4 16 (53.33%) Python
5 7 (23.33%) Perl
6 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.33%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 26 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (36.67%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Kibana
1 1 (3.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
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