The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 48 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing Scala 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.83% 0.40% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.26% 0.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Average daily rate £394 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Scala
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
235 202 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 43.04% 40.48% 41.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 132 90
Average daily rate £390 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £672 £475 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +95.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £28.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scala across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scala across the South Yorkshire region.

Scala Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Scala
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Scala
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -10 9 £375 -16.66% 2
Doncaster - 1 £475 -
Scala
Yorkshire

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Scala also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scala.

1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (66.67%) TDD
4 11 (61.11%) Spring
4 11 (61.11%) MongoDB
5 10 (55.56%) BDD
5 10 (55.56%) REST
5 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
5 10 (55.56%) Scrum
5 10 (55.56%) SOAP
6 8 (44.44%) MVC
6 8 (44.44%) Groovy
6 8 (44.44%) NoSQL
6 8 (44.44%) Clojure
7 7 (38.89%) Docker
7 7 (38.89%) Subversion
7 7 (38.89%) JSON
7 7 (38.89%) Web Services
8 6 (33.33%) Unix
8 6 (33.33%) Linux
8 6 (33.33%) Ant
8 6 (33.33%) Velocity
8 6 (33.33%) Spring MVC
8 6 (33.33%) Maven
8 6 (33.33%) Play Framework
8 6 (33.33%) Mockito
8 6 (33.33%) Node.js
9 5 (27.78%) GitHub
9 5 (27.78%) Gradle
9 5 (27.78%) Microservices

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Scala also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Scala. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) Node.js
2 5 (27.78%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) Liferay
3 1 (5.56%) Magnolia
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) MongoDB
2 8 (44.44%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.56%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 7 (38.89%) Subversion
3 6 (33.33%) Ant
3 6 (33.33%) Maven
3 6 (33.33%) Mockito
4 5 (27.78%) Gradle
4 5 (27.78%) Selenium
4 5 (27.78%) Spock
5 4 (22.22%) EasyMock
5 4 (22.22%) jMock
6 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
6 3 (16.67%) IntelliJ
7 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
8 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
8 1 (5.56%) JUnit
8 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
8 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (88.89%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Scala Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Java Scala Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Unix Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Scala Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Senior Scala Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) Spring
2 10 (55.56%) REST
2 10 (55.56%) SOAP
3 7 (38.89%) JSON
3 7 (38.89%) Web Services
4 6 (33.33%) Play Framework
4 6 (33.33%) Spring MVC
4 6 (33.33%) Velocity
5 5 (27.78%) HTML
6 4 (22.22%) Hibernate
6 4 (22.22%) RESTful
7 3 (16.67%) CSS
7 3 (16.67%) HTML5
7 3 (16.67%) J2EE
7 3 (16.67%) JRuby
8 2 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (11.11%) CSS3
8 2 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
9 1 (5.56%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
1 6 (33.33%) Unix
2 3 (16.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) TDD
3 10 (55.56%) BDD
3 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 8 (44.44%) MVC
5 5 (27.78%) Microservices
6 4 (22.22%) Pair Programming
7 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.11%) OO
8 2 (11.11%) OOP
8 2 (11.11%) Open Source
8 2 (11.11%) Web Development
9 1 (5.56%) Concurrent Programming
9 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
9 1 (5.56%) Kanban
9 1 (5.56%) SOA
9 1 (5.56%) Software Delivery
9 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (44.44%) Clojure
2 8 (44.44%) Groovy
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
4 3 (16.67%) Jython
5 2 (11.11%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) Go
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) VMware