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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 116 152 134
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -18
Contract jobs citing Scala 27 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.93% 0.060% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.36% 0.16% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 7
Median daily rate £450 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £400
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%
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
1146 1288 1153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 39.50% 38.47% 36.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 859 734
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £463 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 99 48
Median hourly rate £41.75 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.36% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £19.80 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +5 13 £456 +21.66% 2
Wiltshire - 10 £350 -
Gloucestershire - 3 - - 3
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 28 (68.29%) DevOps
2 27 (65.85%) Ruby
3 26 (63.41%) JavaScript
4 25 (60.98%) SQL
4 25 (60.98%) Elasticsearch
5 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (46.34%) Scrum
6 19 (46.34%) Apache
6 19 (46.34%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (46.34%) AngularJS
7 17 (41.46%) Linux
7 17 (41.46%) Java
8 16 (39.02%) Security Cleared
8 16 (39.02%) Neo4j
8 16 (39.02%) Big Data
9 15 (36.59%) NoSQL
9 15 (36.59%) HTML
9 15 (36.59%) CSS
10 14 (34.15%) Hadoop
10 14 (34.15%) GitHub
10 14 (34.15%) Apache Spark
11 13 (31.71%) Relational Database
12 12 (29.27%) Microservices
12 12 (29.27%) Open Source
12 12 (29.27%) TDD
13 11 (26.83%) MVC
13 11 (26.83%) E-Commerce
13 11 (26.83%) ASP.NET
13 11 (26.83%) C#
13 11 (26.83%) .NET

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 (60.98%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (46.34%) Apache
3 14 (34.15%) Apache Spark
4 10 (24.39%) Confluence
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.44%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.44%) Liferay
5 1 (2.44%) Mule
5 1 (2.44%) Mule ESB
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (46.34%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (34.15%) GitHub
3 11 (26.83%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (24.39%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) DNS
1 7 (17.07%) DSL
1 7 (17.07%) LDAP
2 6 (14.63%) FCAPS
3 5 (12.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) Big Data
1 16 (39.02%) Neo4j
2 15 (36.59%) NoSQL
3 14 (34.15%) Hadoop
4 13 (31.71%) Relational Database
5 11 (26.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
6 9 (21.95%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (21.95%) OrientDB
7 8 (19.51%) MongoDB
7 8 (19.51%) MySQL
8 7 (17.07%) CouchDB
8 7 (17.07%) HBase
8 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database
8 7 (17.07%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (17.07%) Parquet
8 7 (17.07%) Redis
9 4 (9.76%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (4.88%) Apache Accumulo
11 1 (2.44%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Octopus Deploy
1 11 (26.83%) TeamCity
2 10 (24.39%) JIRA
3 9 (21.95%) Jenkins
4 8 (19.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (19.51%) Bitbucket
5 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
5 6 (14.63%) JUnit
5 6 (14.63%) Subversion
6 4 (9.76%) Capybara
6 4 (9.76%) Cucumber
6 4 (9.76%) git-flow
6 4 (9.76%) RSpec
7 1 (2.44%) Ant
7 1 (2.44%) EasyMock
7 1 (2.44%) Maven
7 1 (2.44%) Selenium
7 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (60.98%) Developer
2 7 (17.07%) AWS Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Big Data Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Data Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Software Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Software Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) DV Cleared Software Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) .NET Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Scala Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Architect
6 3 (7.32%) AWS Developer
6 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (4.88%) AWS Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Big Data Developer
7 2 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
7 2 (4.88%) Principal .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) AngularJS
2 15 (36.59%) CSS
2 15 (36.59%) HTML
3 11 (26.83%) .NET
3 11 (26.83%) ASP.NET
3 11 (26.83%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (26.83%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (26.83%) Node.js
3 11 (26.83%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (24.39%) Akka
4 10 (24.39%) Ember.js
4 10 (24.39%) GraphX
5 9 (21.95%) EJB
5 9 (21.95%) REST
5 9 (21.95%) Spring
6 8 (19.51%) CSS3
6 8 (19.51%) HTML5
6 8 (19.51%) Java EE
6 8 (19.51%) JSF
6 8 (19.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Public Cloud
1 11 (26.83%) User Experience
2 10 (24.39%) Blog
3 9 (21.95%) Wiki
4 6 (14.63%) Cyberthreat
5 5 (12.20%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.44%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 17 (41.46%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) Mesosphere
3 6 (14.63%) Mac OS X
4 5 (12.20%) Unix
5 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) DevOps
2 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (46.34%) Scrum
4 12 (29.27%) Microservices
4 12 (29.27%) Open Source
4 12 (29.27%) TDD
5 11 (26.83%) BDD
5 11 (26.83%) CQRS
5 11 (26.83%) E-Commerce
5 11 (26.83%) MVC
6 10 (24.39%) Analytics
6 10 (24.39%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (24.39%) High Availability
6 10 (24.39%) Kanban
6 10 (24.39%) OO
7 9 (21.95%) Data Analytics
7 9 (21.95%) OOD
8 8 (19.51%) ITIL
8 8 (19.51%) Requirements Analysis
8 8 (19.51%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) Ruby
2 26 (63.41%) JavaScript
3 25 (60.98%) SQL
4 17 (41.46%) Java
5 11 (26.83%) C#
6 8 (19.51%) PL/SQL
6 8 (19.51%) TypeScript
7 7 (17.07%) C
7 7 (17.07%) Python
8 2 (4.88%) Perl
9 1 (2.44%) C++
9 1 (2.44%) Clojure
9 1 (2.44%) Groovy
9 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (39.02%) Security Cleared
2 10 (24.39%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (26.83%) QA
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (17.07%) Ansible
2 7 (17.07%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.44%) Kibana
Vendors
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) Nokia
3 2 (4.88%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.44%) Apprenda
4 1 (2.44%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) MuleSoft