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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 129 142 108
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -34
Contract jobs citing Scala 12 2 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.40% 0.064% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.06% 0.17% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 34
Median daily rate £363 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £383 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £443 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
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
1132 1188 1198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.99% 38.30% 39.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 784 795
Median daily rate £365 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 74 56
Median hourly rate £39.00 £35.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.85% -5.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.19 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.80 £55.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +7 5 £363 -3.33% 5
Gloucestershire -2 4 £525 +16.66% 2
Wiltshire - 3 £350 -
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 29 (85.29%) Java
2 27 (79.41%) SQL
2 27 (79.41%) Ruby
2 27 (79.41%) Security Cleared
3 24 (70.59%) Open Source
4 23 (67.65%) Relational Database
5 21 (61.76%) JavaScript
5 21 (61.76%) Linux
6 20 (58.82%) HTML
6 20 (58.82%) CSS
6 20 (58.82%) MongoDB
7 19 (55.88%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (50.00%) NoSQL
9 16 (47.06%) Python
9 16 (47.06%) Mac OS X
10 15 (44.12%) Configuration Management
10 15 (44.12%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (44.12%) Web Design
10 15 (44.12%) Web Development
10 15 (44.12%) Subversion
10 15 (44.12%) Unix
10 15 (44.12%) HTTP
10 15 (44.12%) JUnit
10 15 (44.12%) Responsive Web Design
10 15 (44.12%) GitHub
10 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
10 15 (44.12%) Visualisation
11 14 (41.18%) Unit Testing
11 14 (41.18%) Integration Testing
11 14 (41.18%) Cucumber

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 19 (55.88%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (41.18%) Apache
3 12 (35.29%) Confluence
4 7 (20.59%) Apache Spark
5 3 (8.82%) Apache Pig
6 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 15 (44.12%) GitHub
2 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) DNS
2 2 (5.88%) DSL
2 2 (5.88%) LDAP
3 1 (2.94%) FCAPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (67.65%) Relational Database
2 20 (58.82%) MongoDB
3 17 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 15 (44.12%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (32.35%) Neo4j
6 10 (29.41%) Big Data
6 10 (29.41%) OrientDB
7 9 (26.47%) MySQL
8 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database
8 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (11.76%) Apache Accumulo
9 4 (11.76%) Hadoop
10 3 (8.82%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (5.88%) CouchDB
11 2 (5.88%) GIS
11 2 (5.88%) HBase
11 2 (5.88%) Parquet
11 2 (5.88%) Redis
12 1 (2.94%) Impala
12 1 (2.94%) QGIS
Development Applications
1 15 (44.12%) Git (software)
1 15 (44.12%) JUnit
1 15 (44.12%) Subversion
2 14 (41.18%) Capybara
2 14 (41.18%) Cucumber
2 14 (41.18%) git-flow
2 14 (41.18%) RSpec
3 12 (35.29%) JIRA
4 10 (29.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 10 (29.41%) Bitbucket
4 10 (29.41%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.88%) Selenium
6 1 (2.94%) EasyMock
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Ruby Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Java Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Software Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Big Data Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Data Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Big Data Developer
7 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared Java Developer
8 1 (2.94%) AWS Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Data Scientist
8 1 (2.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Scala Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.94%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) CSS
1 20 (58.82%) HTML
2 14 (41.18%) Dropwizard
2 14 (41.18%) Ruby on Rails
2 14 (41.18%) Sass
3 9 (26.47%) EJB
3 9 (26.47%) Java EE
3 9 (26.47%) Spring
4 8 (23.53%) JSF
5 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
5 4 (11.76%) REST
6 3 (8.82%) Akka
6 3 (8.82%) Apache Camel
6 3 (8.82%) CSS3
6 3 (8.82%) GraphX
6 3 (8.82%) HTML5
7 2 (5.88%) Apache Avro
7 2 (5.88%) jQuery
7 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (5.88%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Visualisation
2 11 (32.35%) Wiki
3 5 (14.71%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.94%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Linux
2 16 (47.06%) Mac OS X
3 15 (44.12%) Unix
4 2 (5.88%) Mesosphere
5 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) Open Source
2 15 (44.12%) Configuration Management
2 15 (44.12%) Responsive Web Design
2 15 (44.12%) Web Design
2 15 (44.12%) Web Development
3 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (41.18%) Integration Testing
3 14 (41.18%) Unit Testing
4 13 (38.24%) Data Migration
4 13 (38.24%) DevOps
4 13 (38.24%) ETL
4 13 (38.24%) Migration
5 12 (35.29%) Scrum
6 11 (32.35%) OO
7 10 (29.41%) OOD
8 9 (26.47%) ITIL
8 9 (26.47%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (26.47%) Service Delivery
9 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
10 5 (14.71%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) Java
2 27 (79.41%) Ruby
2 27 (79.41%) SQL
3 21 (61.76%) JavaScript
4 16 (47.06%) Python
5 9 (26.47%) PL/SQL
6 6 (17.65%) C
7 3 (8.82%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.94%) C++
8 1 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (79.41%) Security Cleared
2 12 (35.29%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Docker
2 1 (2.94%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Ansible
1 2 (5.88%) Kibana
1 2 (5.88%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.94%) Oozie
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
2 1 (2.94%) IBM
2 1 (2.94%) Nokia