The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala Developer
Rank 446 518 568
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +50
Contract jobs requiring a Scala Developer 142 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.054% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.059% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 20 10
Average daily rate £500 £500 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £563
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £655 £683
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £344 -
% change year-on-year
+30.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

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 18 April 2014.

Scala Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Scala Developer
Top 13 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +14 123 £600 +20.00% 19
London +62 102 £650 +20.93% 16
City of London +11 30 £675 +35.00% 4
South East - 2 £500 -
Berkshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
County Antrim - - - -
Belfast - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Scotland - - - - 1
Northern Ireland - - - -

Scala Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 248 (94.30%) Scala
2 239 (90.87%) Java
3 113 (42.97%) OO
4 105 (39.92%) TDD
5 102 (38.78%) Derivative
6 77 (29.28%) Continuous Integration
7 75 (28.52%) Akka
8 74 (28.14%) UNIX
9 70 (26.62%) Python
9 70 (26.62%) BDD
10 66 (25.10%) Unit Testing
11 61 (23.19%) Ruby
12 58 (22.05%) Spring
12 58 (22.05%) Refactoring
13 57 (21.67%) Regression Testing
14 56 (21.29%) Perl
14 56 (21.29%) Play Framework
15 51 (19.39%) Hibernate
16 50 (19.01%) Oracle
16 50 (19.01%) Open Source
17 45 (17.11%) Web Services
18 42 (15.97%) SQL
19 40 (15.21%) RDBMS
19 40 (15.21%) Scrum
19 40 (15.21%) Multithreading
19 40 (15.21%) Relational Database
20 39 (14.83%) Amazon AWS
21 38 (14.45%) Web Development
21 38 (14.45%) Agile Software Development
22 34 (12.93%) Banking

Scala Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (2.66%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (1.52%) Oracle Coherence
2 4 (1.52%) Node.js
3 3 (1.14%) Apache
4 2 (0.76%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 39 (14.83%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (9.89%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (1.90%) Amazon S3
3 5 (1.90%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (1.90%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.52%) Internet
1 4 (1.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (15.21%) RDBMS
1 40 (15.21%) Relational Database
2 29 (11.03%) Apache Cassandra
3 25 (9.51%) CouchDB
3 25 (9.51%) MongoDB
4 20 (7.60%) NoSQL
4 20 (7.60%) Big Data
5 15 (5.70%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (2.28%) MySQL
8 4 (1.52%) DB2
9 3 (1.14%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.76%) HBase
11 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.38%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.38%) SQL Server
11 1 (0.38%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 19 (7.22%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.18%) Subversion
3 7 (2.66%) Cucumber
3 7 (2.66%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.66%) Maven
4 6 (2.28%) JIRA
4 6 (2.28%) JUnit
4 6 (2.28%) Trac
5 5 (1.90%) Jasmine
6 3 (1.14%) JBehave
7 1 (0.38%) Mercurial
General
1 34 (12.93%) Banking
2 24 (9.13%) Finance
3 23 (8.75%) Investment Banking
4 18 (6.84%) Front Office
5 7 (2.66%) Financial Institution
6 6 (2.28%) Billing
7 4 (1.52%) Back Office
8 2 (0.76%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (28.52%) Akka
2 58 (22.05%) Spring
3 56 (21.29%) Play Framework
4 51 (19.39%) Hibernate
5 45 (17.11%) Web Services
6 34 (12.93%) JPA
7 32 (12.17%) HTML
8 25 (9.51%) Batik
8 25 (9.51%) SVG
9 24 (9.13%) CSS
9 24 (9.13%) HTML5
10 15 (5.70%) XML
11 12 (4.56%) CSS3
12 10 (3.80%) REST
12 10 (3.80%) Sass
13 9 (3.42%) JSON
14 8 (3.04%) AngularJS
14 8 (3.04%) Backbone.js
14 8 (3.04%) RESTful
15 7 (2.66%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 102 (38.78%) Derivative
2 50 (19.01%) Open Source
3 28 (10.65%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.18%) Credit Derivative
4 11 (4.18%) Fixed Income
5 8 (3.04%) Equity Derivative
5 8 (3.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (2.66%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 6 (2.28%) Equities
8 5 (1.90%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.76%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.76%) Index Arbitrage
10 1 (0.38%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.38%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.38%) Machine Learning
10 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.38%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 74 (28.14%) UNIX
2 25 (9.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (42.97%) OO
2 105 (39.92%) TDD
3 77 (29.28%) Continuous Integration
4 70 (26.62%) BDD
5 66 (25.10%) Unit Testing
6 58 (22.05%) Refactoring
7 57 (21.67%) Regression Testing
8 40 (15.21%) Scrum
8 40 (15.21%) Multithreading
9 38 (14.45%) Web Development
9 38 (14.45%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (12.17%) Performance Tuning
11 31 (11.79%) Process Management
12 27 (10.27%) Pair Programming
13 19 (7.22%) Workflow
14 15 (5.70%) OOP
14 15 (5.70%) Kanban
15 14 (5.32%) OOD
16 13 (4.94%) Software Engineering
17 10 (3.80%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 248 (94.30%) Scala
2 239 (90.87%) Java
3 70 (26.62%) Python
4 61 (23.19%) Ruby
5 56 (21.29%) Perl
6 42 (15.97%) SQL
7 32 (12.17%) C#
7 32 (12.17%) C++
8 28 (10.65%) JavaScript
9 7 (2.66%) XQuery
10 6 (2.28%) Clojure
11 5 (1.90%) Erlang
12 3 (1.14%) C
12 3 (1.14%) Lisp
12 3 (1.14%) Haskell
13 2 (0.76%) PHP
13 2 (0.76%) R
13 2 (0.76%) F#
14 1 (0.38%) XPath
14 1 (0.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 21 (7.98%) Degree
2 4 (1.52%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.52%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (1.52%) Platform Symphony
Vendors
1 50 (19.01%) Oracle
2 32 (12.17%) GigaSpaces
2 32 (12.17%) JBoss
3 4 (1.52%) DataSynapse
4 3 (1.14%) Sybase
4 3 (1.14%) Zend
5 1 (0.38%) Akamai
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £300 to £370 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 per day - 6 month contract
Posted: 5 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £600 - £700 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 11 days ago