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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala Developer
Rank 495 425 499
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +74
Contract jobs requiring a Scala Developer 92 144 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.28% 0.070%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.31% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 134 23
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£550 £550 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £425 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £800 £645
UK excluding London average daily rate £510 £475 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.36% +46.15%
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
48597 46888 42182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.43% 92.39% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29825 27690 24082
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1851 1997 2274
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 3 March 2015.

Scala Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Scala Developer
Top 14 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 3 March 2015. 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 -57 90 £553 -11.60% 17
London -25 89 £553 -15.00% 16
City of London -2 27 £625 -10.71% 7
North West -27 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
North East - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
South East - - - - 1
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Scotland - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -

Scala Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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.

1 215 (96.85%) Scala
2 152 (68.47%) Java
3 139 (62.61%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (44.14%) TDD
5 66 (29.73%) JavaScript
6 64 (28.83%) HTML
7 53 (23.87%) Akka
8 48 (21.62%) Big Data
8 48 (21.62%) Web Services
9 44 (19.82%) Spring
10 43 (19.37%) RESTful
11 42 (18.92%) Hadoop
11 42 (18.92%) HTML5
11 42 (18.92%) REST
12 41 (18.47%) MongoDB
12 41 (18.47%) Scrum
13 38 (17.12%) Git (software)
13 38 (17.12%) Functional Programming
14 36 (16.22%) CSS
15 35 (15.77%) Hibernate
15 35 (15.77%) JSON
16 32 (14.41%) Multithreading
17 31 (13.96%) Banking
17 31 (13.96%) Finance
18 30 (13.51%) Pair Programming
18 30 (13.51%) BDD
19 29 (13.06%) Python
20 28 (12.61%) NoSQL
20 28 (12.61%) Play Framework
21 27 (12.16%) Apache Spark

Scala Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 27 (12.16%) Apache Spark
2 13 (5.86%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.50%) Apache
3 10 (4.50%) Node.js
4 8 (3.60%) Jetty
5 6 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (2.25%) JBoss
7 3 (1.35%) Mule
8 2 (0.90%) nginx
8 2 (0.90%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.90%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.90%) SAS
9 1 (0.45%) CMS
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.45%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.45%) Documentum
9 1 (0.45%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.45%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.45%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.25%) SaaS
3 2 (0.90%) PaaS
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.45%) GitHub
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 21 (9.46%) HTTP
2 2 (0.90%) SNA
2 2 (0.90%) AMQP
3 1 (0.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (21.62%) Big Data
2 42 (18.92%) Hadoop
3 41 (18.47%) MongoDB
4 28 (12.61%) NoSQL
5 18 (8.11%) Relational Database
6 9 (4.05%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (4.05%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (4.05%) RDBMS
7 8 (3.60%) MySQL
8 6 (2.70%) Apache Hive
9 5 (2.25%) Couchbase
10 4 (1.80%) Redis
10 4 (1.80%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.35%) HBase
11 3 (1.35%) Triplestore
11 3 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.35%) Impala
12 2 (0.90%) Sqoop
12 2 (0.90%) DB2
13 1 (0.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 38 (17.12%) Git (software)
2 20 (9.01%) Subversion
3 19 (8.56%) JUnit
3 19 (8.56%) Jenkins
4 14 (6.31%) Jasmine
5 11 (4.95%) Maven
6 8 (3.60%) Cucumber
7 6 (2.70%) Gradle
7 6 (2.70%) Mockito
8 5 (2.25%) Hamcrest
9 3 (1.35%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.35%) JBehave
10 1 (0.45%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.45%) JIRA
10 1 (0.45%) jMock
General
1 31 (13.96%) Finance
1 31 (13.96%) Banking
2 27 (12.16%) Front Office
3 9 (4.05%) Investment Banking
4 4 (1.80%) Marketing
4 4 (1.80%) Advertising
5 2 (0.90%) Games
5 2 (0.90%) Retail
5 2 (0.90%) Back Office
6 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.45%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (28.83%) HTML
2 53 (23.87%) Akka
3 48 (21.62%) Web Services
4 44 (19.82%) Spring
5 43 (19.37%) RESTful
6 42 (18.92%) HTML5
6 42 (18.92%) REST
7 36 (16.22%) CSS
8 35 (15.77%) Hibernate
8 35 (15.77%) JSON
9 28 (12.61%) Play Framework
10 26 (11.71%) J2EE
11 21 (9.46%) Ajax
12 19 (8.56%) CSS3
13 17 (7.66%) jQuery
13 17 (7.66%) XML
14 8 (3.60%) RabbitMQ
14 8 (3.60%) AngularJS
15 7 (3.15%) J2SE
15 7 (3.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.01%) Derivative
2 16 (7.21%) Open Source
3 13 (5.86%) Equity Derivative
4 11 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.95%) Algorithms
5 10 (4.50%) Computer Science
6 9 (4.05%) Equities
7 8 (3.60%) Market Risk
8 5 (2.25%) Visualisation
8 5 (2.25%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.80%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.80%) Statistics
10 3 (1.35%) Linked Data
10 3 (1.35%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.35%) Semantic Web
11 2 (0.90%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.90%) Social Network
11 2 (0.90%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.90%) Ontologies
11 2 (0.90%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.81%) Linux
2 23 (10.36%) UNIX
3 10 (4.50%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.35%) Windows
5 2 (0.90%) Android
5 2 (0.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (62.61%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (44.14%) TDD
3 41 (18.47%) Scrum
4 38 (17.12%) Functional Programming
5 32 (14.41%) Multithreading
6 30 (13.51%) BDD
6 30 (13.51%) Pair Programming
7 27 (12.16%) SOA
8 19 (8.56%) OOP
9 18 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (7.66%) Data Modelling
10 17 (7.66%) Software Engineering
11 15 (6.76%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (6.76%) Integration Testing
11 15 (6.76%) Test Strategy
11 15 (6.76%) Root Cause Analysis
11 15 (6.76%) User Stories
12 14 (6.31%) Domain-Driven Design
12 14 (6.31%) Risk Management
13 13 (5.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 215 (96.85%) Scala
2 152 (68.47%) Java
3 66 (29.73%) JavaScript
4 29 (13.06%) Python
5 24 (10.81%) SQL
6 18 (8.11%) Ruby
7 10 (4.50%) Haskell
8 9 (4.05%) R
9 8 (3.60%) MATLAB
10 6 (2.70%) Groovy
10 6 (2.70%) C++
11 5 (2.25%) Clojure
12 4 (1.80%) C#
13 2 (0.90%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.90%) Perl
13 2 (0.90%) OCaml
13 2 (0.90%) F#
13 2 (0.90%) SPARQL
14 1 (0.45%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (9.01%) Degree
2 7 (3.15%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.90%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.45%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.45%) VCP4
4 1 (0.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.35%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.45%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 6 (2.70%) Docker
2 2 (0.90%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.45%) HDFS
3 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (2.25%) Puppet
2 3 (1.35%) yum
3 1 (0.45%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.45%) Ansible
3 1 (0.45%) Mesos
3 1 (0.45%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 13 (5.86%) Oracle
2 6 (2.70%) Akamai
3 3 (1.35%) Twitter
4 2 (0.90%) Palantir
5 1 (0.45%) Adobe
5 1 (0.45%) EMC
5 1 (0.45%) Interwoven
5 1 (0.45%) Symantec
5 1 (0.45%) VMware
5 1 (0.45%) Google
5 1 (0.45%) DataSynapse
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