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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 111 143 143
Rank change year-on-year
+32 0
Contract jobs citing Scala 26 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.92% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.17% 0.57% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 1
Median daily rate £463 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +6.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £466 £416
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +11.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
1196 1232 1186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 42.29% 37.77% 35.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 789 803 724
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 103 52
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.12 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.72% +17.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £25.70 £16.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £53.27 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%

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 26 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Bristol +12 12 £463 +23.33% 2
Wiltshire - 8 - -
Gloucestershire +3 5 £525 -14.63%
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 West region with a requirement for Scala.

1 27 (71.05%) DevOps
2 24 (63.16%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 24 (63.16%) SQL
3 23 (60.53%) Ruby
4 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (52.63%) AngularJS
6 18 (47.37%) Apache
7 17 (44.74%) Scrum
8 16 (42.11%) Linux
8 16 (42.11%) Neo4j
8 16 (42.11%) Big Data
9 14 (36.84%) Apache Spark
9 14 (36.84%) Java
10 13 (34.21%) HTML
10 13 (34.21%) CSS
10 13 (34.21%) Hadoop
10 13 (34.21%) NoSQL
10 13 (34.21%) GitHub
11 12 (31.58%) Microservices
11 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
11 12 (31.58%) TDD
12 11 (28.95%) MVC
12 11 (28.95%) E-Commerce
12 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
12 11 (28.95%) C#
12 11 (28.95%) .NET
12 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
12 11 (28.95%) TeamCity

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 24 (63.16%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (47.37%) Apache
3 14 (36.84%) Apache Spark
4 8 (21.05%) Confluence
5 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.63%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.63%) Liferay
5 1 (2.63%) Mule
5 1 (2.63%) Mule ESB
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (52.63%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (34.21%) GitHub
3 11 (28.95%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (26.32%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.05%) DNS
1 8 (21.05%) DSL
1 8 (21.05%) LDAP
2 7 (18.42%) FCAPS
3 3 (7.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) Big Data
1 16 (42.11%) Neo4j
2 13 (34.21%) Hadoop
2 13 (34.21%) NoSQL
3 11 (28.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
4 10 (26.32%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (26.32%) Relational Database
5 8 (21.05%) CouchDB
5 8 (21.05%) HBase
5 8 (21.05%) Parquet
5 8 (21.05%) Redis
6 7 (18.42%) MySQL
6 7 (18.42%) OrientDB
7 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
7 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database
7 6 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (2.63%) Apache Accumulo
9 1 (2.63%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Octopus Deploy
1 11 (28.95%) TeamCity
2 8 (21.05%) JIRA
3 7 (18.42%) Jenkins
4 6 (15.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (15.79%) Bitbucket
5 5 (13.16%) JUnit
6 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
6 4 (10.53%) Subversion
7 3 (7.89%) Capybara
7 3 (7.89%) Cucumber
7 3 (7.89%) git-flow
7 3 (7.89%) RSpec
8 1 (2.63%) Ant
8 1 (2.63%) EasyMock
8 1 (2.63%) Maven
8 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (57.89%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) AWS Engineer
2 7 (18.42%) Software Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Big Data Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Data Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Software Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Scala Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Architect
5 3 (7.89%) AWS Developer
5 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Principal .NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Principal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (52.63%) AngularJS
2 13 (34.21%) CSS
2 13 (34.21%) HTML
3 11 (28.95%) .NET
3 11 (28.95%) Akka
3 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
3 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (28.95%) GraphX
3 11 (28.95%) Node.js
3 11 (28.95%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (26.32%) Ember.js
5 9 (23.68%) CSS3
5 9 (23.68%) HTML5
5 9 (23.68%) REST
5 9 (23.68%) SOAP
6 8 (21.05%) EJB
6 8 (21.05%) ODBC
6 8 (21.05%) Spring
6 8 (21.05%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Public Cloud
1 11 (28.95%) User Experience
2 10 (26.32%) Blog
3 7 (18.42%) Wiki
4 6 (15.79%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (7.89%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.63%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) Mesosphere
3 4 (10.53%) Mac OS X
4 3 (7.89%) Unix
5 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) DevOps
2 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (44.74%) Scrum
4 12 (31.58%) Microservices
4 12 (31.58%) TDD
5 11 (28.95%) Analytics
5 11 (28.95%) BDD
5 11 (28.95%) CQRS
5 11 (28.95%) E-Commerce
5 11 (28.95%) MVC
6 10 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (26.32%) Data Analytics
6 10 (26.32%) High Availability
6 10 (26.32%) Kanban
6 10 (26.32%) Open Source
7 8 (21.05%) Big Data Analytics
7 8 (21.05%) OO
7 8 (21.05%) Use Case
8 7 (18.42%) OOD
9 6 (15.79%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 24 (63.16%) JavaScript
1 24 (63.16%) SQL
2 23 (60.53%) Ruby
3 14 (36.84%) Java
4 11 (28.95%) C#
5 9 (23.68%) TypeScript
6 7 (18.42%) C
6 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
7 5 (13.16%) Python
8 2 (5.26%) Perl
9 1 (2.63%) C++
9 1 (2.63%) Clojure
9 1 (2.63%) Groovy
9 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 8 (21.05%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) QA
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (21.05%) Ansible
2 8 (21.05%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle
2 7 (18.42%) Nokia
3 2 (5.26%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.63%) Apprenda
4 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) MuleSoft