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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 120 138 135
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -3
Contract jobs citing Scala 23 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.82% 0.38% 0.52%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.05% 0.95% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 13
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £602 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £65.00 -
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
1123 1265 1203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 40.25% 39.63% 36.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 858 761
Median daily rate £385 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £486 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 59 84
Median hourly rate £40.00 £42.25 £36.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% +15.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.31 £34.00 £23.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +15 12 £438 +25.00% 3
Wiltshire - 8 £525 -
Gloucestershire -3 2 £448 -25.26% 1
Somerset +23 1 - - 2
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 33 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (62.00%) DevOps
3 29 (58.00%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 25 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
5 24 (48.00%) SQL
6 22 (44.00%) Ruby
7 21 (42.00%) Scrum
7 21 (42.00%) AngularJS
8 20 (40.00%) BDD
8 20 (40.00%) NoSQL
9 19 (38.00%) TDD
9 19 (38.00%) Microservices
10 18 (36.00%) Apache Spark
10 18 (36.00%) Big Data
10 18 (36.00%) Hadoop
11 17 (34.00%) Kanban
11 17 (34.00%) Linux
12 16 (32.00%) C#
12 16 (32.00%) Java
12 16 (32.00%) .NET
12 16 (32.00%) E-Commerce
12 16 (32.00%) RabbitMQ
12 16 (32.00%) Docker
13 15 (30.00%) REST
13 15 (30.00%) Apache
13 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
14 14 (28.00%) HTML
14 14 (28.00%) CSS
15 13 (26.00%) SOAP

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 25 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (36.00%) Apache Spark
3 15 (30.00%) Apache
4 5 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
5 4 (8.00%) Confluence
6 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.00%) Liferay
6 1 (2.00%) Mule
6 1 (2.00%) Mule ESB
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (58.00%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (26.00%) GitHub
3 12 (24.00%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (20.00%) Amazon S3
5 5 (10.00%) PaaS
6 4 (8.00%) Amazon Kinesis
6 4 (8.00%) Heroku
6 4 (8.00%) OpenShift
7 3 (6.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.00%) DNS
1 8 (16.00%) DSL
1 8 (16.00%) LDAP
2 7 (14.00%) FCAPS
3 3 (6.00%) HTTP
4 1 (2.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 18 (36.00%) Big Data
2 18 (36.00%) Hadoop
3 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (24.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 12 (24.00%) Neo4j
5 11 (22.00%) Relational Database
6 9 (18.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 8 (16.00%) CouchDB
7 8 (16.00%) HBase
7 8 (16.00%) Parquet
7 8 (16.00%) Redis
8 7 (14.00%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (8.00%) MySQL
9 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database
9 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (8.00%) OrientDB
10 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
11 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (2.00%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 12 (24.00%) TeamCity
2 8 (16.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.00%) JIRA
5 4 (8.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (8.00%) Bitbucket
5 4 (8.00%) Eclipse
5 4 (8.00%) IntelliJ
6 3 (6.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (6.00%) GoCD
6 3 (6.00%) JUnit
6 3 (6.00%) Subversion
7 2 (4.00%) Capybara
7 2 (4.00%) git-flow
7 2 (4.00%) RSpec
7 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.00%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (62.00%) Developer
2 12 (24.00%) Scala Developer
3 8 (16.00%) Data Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) AWS Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Software Developer
6 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Big Data Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Polyglot Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Python Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) AWS Developer
8 3 (6.00%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Automation Developer
9 2 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.00%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
9 2 (4.00%) Java Scala Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Principal .NET Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.00%) AngularJS
2 16 (32.00%) .NET
2 16 (32.00%) RabbitMQ
3 15 (30.00%) REST
4 14 (28.00%) CSS
4 14 (28.00%) HTML
5 13 (26.00%) SOAP
6 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET
6 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (24.00%) Node.js
7 11 (22.00%) Akka
7 11 (22.00%) Ember.js
7 11 (22.00%) GraphX
7 11 (22.00%) HTML5
8 9 (18.00%) CSS3
9 8 (16.00%) Apache Avro
9 8 (16.00%) ODBC
9 8 (16.00%) Play Framework
9 8 (16.00%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Public Cloud
1 12 (24.00%) User Experience
2 11 (22.00%) Blog
3 4 (8.00%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (8.00%) Wiki
4 2 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Linux
2 8 (16.00%) Mesosphere
3 5 (10.00%) Unix
4 3 (6.00%) Windows
5 2 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (66.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (62.00%) DevOps
3 21 (42.00%) Scrum
4 20 (40.00%) BDD
5 19 (38.00%) Microservices
5 19 (38.00%) TDD
6 17 (34.00%) Kanban
7 16 (32.00%) E-Commerce
8 12 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (24.00%) CQRS
8 12 (24.00%) MVC
9 11 (22.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (22.00%) High Availability
10 10 (20.00%) Analytics
10 10 (20.00%) Data Analytics
11 8 (16.00%) Big Data Analytics
11 8 (16.00%) Open Source
11 8 (16.00%) Use Case
12 6 (12.00%) Unit Testing
13 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 25 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (48.00%) SQL
3 22 (44.00%) Ruby
4 16 (32.00%) C#
4 16 (32.00%) Java
5 13 (26.00%) Python
6 9 (18.00%) TypeScript
7 4 (8.00%) C
7 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
8 3 (6.00%) Clojure
9 1 (2.00%) Groovy
9 1 (2.00%) Perl
9 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) ISEB
4 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (24.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.00%) WCAG
System Software
1 16 (32.00%) Docker
2 3 (6.00%) LXC
3 1 (2.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (16.00%) Ansible
2 8 (16.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Nokia
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.00%) Apprenda
4 1 (2.00%) HP
4 1 (2.00%) Informatica
4 1 (2.00%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.00%) Talend
4 1 (2.00%) Teradata