The table below looks at the statistics for the Scala Developer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala Developer
Rank 526 499 598
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +99
Contract jobs requiring a Scala Developer 86 87 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.16% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.18% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 62 6
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£550 £625 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £488
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £450 -
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52430 48925 53586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.73% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29264 29965
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2056 2117 2633
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Scala Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scala Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Scala Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Scala Developer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scala Developer within the UK.

Scala Developer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Scala Developer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Scala Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Scala Developer
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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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
England -10 83 £550 -12.00% 8
London -5 63 £600 -4.00% 7
City of London +14 21 £556 -14.42% 4
North East - 9 £347 -
Tyne and Wear - 9 £347 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £347 -
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -

Scala Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Scala Developer in their job title 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 with Scala Developer in their job title.

1 186 (96.37%) Scala
2 163 (84.46%) Java
3 121 (62.69%) Agile Software Development
4 110 (56.99%) TDD
5 69 (35.75%) BDD
6 59 (30.57%) Web Services
7 58 (30.05%) Pair Programming
8 48 (24.87%) OO
8 48 (24.87%) Play Framework
9 46 (23.83%) JavaScript
10 44 (22.80%) HTML
10 44 (22.80%) Front Office
11 39 (20.21%) Scrum
12 37 (19.17%) Finance
13 36 (18.65%) Akka
14 33 (17.10%) HTML5
14 33 (17.10%) RESTful
15 32 (16.58%) Spring
15 32 (16.58%) Python
15 32 (16.58%) Functional Programming
16 31 (16.06%) UNIX
16 31 (16.06%) Amazon AWS
17 29 (15.03%) SOA
18 28 (14.51%) Derivative
18 28 (14.51%) Web Development
18 28 (14.51%) Risk Management
18 28 (14.51%) Degree
18 28 (14.51%) Computer Science
19 25 (12.95%) Open Source
20 24 (12.44%) Kanban

Scala Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Scala Developer in their job title 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 with Scala Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (2.59%) Node.js
1 5 (2.59%) MQSeries
1 5 (2.59%) Tomcat
2 4 (2.07%) Apache
3 3 (1.55%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.04%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.04%) Mule
4 2 (1.04%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (1.04%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.52%) Jetty
5 1 (0.52%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.52%) IIS
5 1 (0.52%) Documentum
5 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.52%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.52%) MS Project
1 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 31 (16.06%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (10.36%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (3.63%) GitHub
3 7 (3.63%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (3.63%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.59%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (2.59%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.04%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.22%) HTTP
2 1 (0.52%) SSL
2 1 (0.52%) Intranet
2 1 (0.52%) Internet
2 1 (0.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.40%) Hadoop
1 22 (11.40%) CouchDB
2 21 (10.88%) MongoDB
3 18 (9.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 18 (9.33%) Big Data
4 15 (7.77%) NoSQL
5 10 (5.18%) MySQL
5 10 (5.18%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.11%) SQL Server
6 6 (3.11%) DB2
7 3 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (1.55%) Redis
7 3 (1.55%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.04%) Voldemort
9 1 (0.52%) Sqoop
9 1 (0.52%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.52%) Impala
9 1 (0.52%) HBase
9 1 (0.52%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 18 (9.33%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.22%) Subversion
2 12 (6.22%) JUnit
2 12 (6.22%) Cucumber
3 8 (4.15%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.63%) Jasmine
5 6 (3.11%) Selenium
6 3 (1.55%) JIRA
7 2 (1.04%) Maven
7 2 (1.04%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.04%) TestNG
7 2 (1.04%) Trac
8 1 (0.52%) Gradle
8 1 (0.52%) PhantomJS
8 1 (0.52%) Hudson
8 1 (0.52%) Capybara
8 1 (0.52%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.52%) jMock
8 1 (0.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.52%) RSpec
General
1 44 (22.80%) Front Office
2 37 (19.17%) Finance
3 24 (12.44%) Banking
4 11 (5.70%) Back Office
5 7 (3.63%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.55%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.52%) Retail
7 1 (0.52%) Legal
7 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (30.57%) Web Services
2 48 (24.87%) Play Framework
3 44 (22.80%) HTML
4 36 (18.65%) Akka
5 33 (17.10%) HTML5
5 33 (17.10%) RESTful
6 32 (16.58%) Spring
7 22 (11.40%) CSS
8 20 (10.36%) Batik
8 20 (10.36%) SVG
9 17 (8.81%) REST
10 15 (7.77%) J2EE
11 12 (6.22%) Ajax
11 12 (6.22%) Hibernate
12 11 (5.70%) JSON
13 10 (5.18%) AngularJS
14 9 (4.66%) jQuery
15 8 (4.15%) .NET
15 8 (4.15%) CSS3
16 7 (3.63%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.51%) Derivative
1 28 (14.51%) Computer Science
2 25 (12.95%) Open Source
3 21 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.70%) Mathematics
4 11 (5.70%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 10 (5.18%) Equities
6 9 (4.66%) Equity Derivative
7 5 (2.59%) Visualisation
7 5 (2.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (2.59%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.55%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.04%) User Experience
9 2 (1.04%) Streaming Video
9 2 (1.04%) Video on Demand
9 2 (1.04%) Blog
10 1 (0.52%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.52%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.06%) UNIX
2 21 (10.88%) Linux
3 7 (3.63%) Windows
3 7 (3.63%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (62.69%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (56.99%) TDD
3 69 (35.75%) BDD
4 58 (30.05%) Pair Programming
5 48 (24.87%) OO
6 39 (20.21%) Scrum
7 32 (16.58%) Functional Programming
8 29 (15.03%) SOA
9 28 (14.51%) Web Development
9 28 (14.51%) Risk Management
10 24 (12.44%) Kanban
11 22 (11.40%) Domain-Driven Design
12 21 (10.88%) Software Engineering
13 20 (10.36%) Process Management
14 18 (9.33%) User Stories
15 15 (7.77%) Multithreading
15 15 (7.77%) User Acceptance Testing
16 14 (7.25%) Integration Testing
16 14 (7.25%) Test Strategy
16 14 (7.25%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 186 (96.37%) Scala
2 163 (84.46%) Java
3 46 (23.83%) JavaScript
4 32 (16.58%) Python
5 23 (11.92%) C#
5 23 (11.92%) C++
6 13 (6.74%) Ruby
7 9 (4.66%) Clojure
8 7 (3.63%) Haskell
9 6 (3.11%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.07%) SQL
10 4 (2.07%) F#
10 4 (2.07%) Erlang
11 3 (1.55%) Groovy
11 3 (1.55%) C
12 2 (1.04%) XQuery
12 2 (1.04%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.52%) Golang
13 1 (0.52%) R
13 1 (0.52%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 28 (14.51%) Degree
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.55%) Oozie
1 3 (1.55%) Puppet
1 3 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.04%) YUM
3 1 (0.52%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (4.66%) Oracle
2 1 (0.52%) Akamai
2 1 (0.52%) JBoss
2 1 (0.52%) HP
2 1 (0.52%) EMC
2 1 (0.52%) Interwoven
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.52%) Adobe
2 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
2 1 (0.52%) VMware
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