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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
England / South West
Rank 130 119 131
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Contract jobs citing Scala 11 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.65% 0.32%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.02% 1.67% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 9
Median daily rate £413 £350 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -12.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £350 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £498 £580
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 West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1079 1135 1183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.71% 38.61% 37.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 705 767
Median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 98 57
Median hourly rate £41.50 £43.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.59% +20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £20.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £44.90
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 the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Scala as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bristol -6 5 £425 +21.42% 7
Gloucestershire -1 3 £355 -25.26%
Somerset - 2 £475 - 1
Dorset - 1 - -
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 West region with a requirement for Scala.

1 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (58.82%) Java
3 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 14 (41.18%) Scrum
4 13 (38.24%) BDD
4 13 (38.24%) NoSQL
4 13 (38.24%) DevOps
5 12 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (35.29%) Ruby
5 12 (35.29%) TDD
5 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 12 (35.29%) Python
6 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (32.35%) Kanban
6 11 (32.35%) Big Data
7 10 (29.41%) REST
7 10 (29.41%) Microservices
7 10 (29.41%) Hadoop
8 9 (26.47%) HTML
8 9 (26.47%) CSS
8 9 (26.47%) Apache Spark
8 9 (26.47%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (26.47%) Play Framework
9 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
9 8 (23.53%) Docker
9 8 (23.53%) C#
9 8 (23.53%) .NET
9 8 (23.53%) Linux
9 8 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 9 (26.47%) Apache Spark
1 9 (26.47%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (14.71%) Apache
3 4 (11.76%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (8.82%) Confluence
5 1 (2.94%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (17.65%) GitHub
3 4 (11.76%) Amazon Kinesis
3 4 (11.76%) Heroku
3 4 (11.76%) OpenShift
3 4 (11.76%) PaaS
4 3 (8.82%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (8.82%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) HTTP
2 3 (8.82%) SSH
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) DSL
3 1 (2.94%) FCAPS
3 1 (2.94%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (38.24%) NoSQL
2 11 (32.35%) Big Data
3 10 (29.41%) Hadoop
4 8 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (23.53%) Relational Database
5 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
6 3 (8.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (8.82%) MongoDB
6 3 (8.82%) Neo4j
6 3 (8.82%) OrientDB
7 2 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.88%) MySQL
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (2.94%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.94%) CouchDB
8 1 (2.94%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
2 6 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 5 (14.71%) JIRA
4 4 (11.76%) Cucumber
4 4 (11.76%) Eclipse
4 4 (11.76%) IntelliJ
5 3 (8.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (8.82%) Bitbucket
5 3 (8.82%) GoCD
5 3 (8.82%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (8.82%) TeamCity
6 2 (5.88%) Capybara
6 2 (5.88%) git-flow
6 2 (5.88%) JUnit
6 2 (5.88%) RSpec
6 2 (5.88%) Subversion
6 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.88%) Zephyr
7 1 (2.94%) Mockito
7 1 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Scala Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Data Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Polyglot Developer
5 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Python Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Big Data Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Java Scala Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Automation Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Big Data Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Java Scala Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Scala Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) REST
2 9 (26.47%) CSS
2 9 (26.47%) HTML
2 9 (26.47%) Play Framework
3 8 (23.53%) .NET
4 7 (20.59%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (20.59%) SOAP
4 7 (20.59%) Spring
4 7 (20.59%) XML
5 6 (17.65%) Kafka
5 6 (17.65%) RESTful
6 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
6 4 (11.76%) Dropwizard
6 4 (11.76%) HTML5
6 4 (11.76%) jQuery
6 4 (11.76%) Sass
7 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (8.82%) Ember.js
7 3 (8.82%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Blog
1 3 (8.82%) Cyberthreat
1 3 (8.82%) Public Cloud
1 3 (8.82%) User Experience
1 3 (8.82%) Wiki
2 2 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (23.53%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Unix
3 3 (8.82%) Windows
4 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.94%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) Scrum
3 13 (38.24%) BDD
3 13 (38.24%) DevOps
4 12 (35.29%) TDD
5 11 (32.35%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (32.35%) Kanban
6 10 (29.41%) Microservices
7 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
7 7 (20.59%) Open Source
8 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
9 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
9 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
10 4 (11.76%) ATDD
10 4 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (11.76%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 4 (11.76%) Machine Learning
10 4 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (8.82%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) Java
2 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 12 (35.29%) Python
3 12 (35.29%) Ruby
4 8 (23.53%) C#
5 3 (8.82%) C
5 3 (8.82%) Clojure
6 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.94%) C++
7 1 (2.94%) Groovy
7 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB
2 2 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.94%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Docker
2 3 (8.82%) LXC
3 2 (5.88%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.88%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (2.94%) Ansible
3 1 (2.94%) Galera Cluster
3 1 (2.94%) Kibana
3 1 (2.94%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) Cognos
4 1 (2.94%) IBM
4 1 (2.94%) Informatica
4 1 (2.94%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (2.94%) Nokia
4 1 (2.94%) Talend
4 1 (2.94%) Teradata