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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala Developer
Rank 455 503 492
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Scala Developer 158 89 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.18% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 75 37
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£575 £450 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £300 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -2.70%
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
51627 49001 45588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.58% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32558 29967 26404
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1943 1955 2128
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £38.59 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 July 2015.

Scala Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Scala Developer
Top 27 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 July 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 +39 149 £575 -4.16% 33
London +55 126 £590 -10.94% 29
City of London +15 41 £590 -9.23% 13
Leicestershire - 11 - -
East Midlands - 11 - -
Leicester - 10 - -
South East -7 7 £475 +18.75% 2
West Sussex - 7 £475 -
Worthing - 7 £475 -
Wales -6 6 £463 +2.77%
South Wales -10 5 £463 +2.77%
Newport -18 3 £463 +2.77%
Swansea -5 2 £463 +8.82%
Cardiff -5 2 £463 +2.77%
West Wales -8 2 £463 +8.82%
Newcastle upon Tyne -19 2 £400 -11.11% 2
Tyne and Wear -20 2 £400 -11.11% 2
North East -21 2 £400 -11.11% 2
East of England - 2 £388 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £388 -
Docklands, London - 2 £638 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Glasgow - 1 £350 -
Leeds - 1 £450 -
Cambridge - 1 £350 -
Scotland - 1 £350 -

Scala Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 256 (95.88%) Scala
2 186 (69.66%) Java
3 154 (57.68%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (43.07%) TDD
5 82 (30.71%) Akka
6 58 (21.72%) Scrum
7 50 (18.73%) Spring
7 50 (18.73%) JavaScript
8 49 (18.35%) BDD
9 46 (17.23%) Git (software)
9 46 (17.23%) Linux
10 42 (15.73%) UNIX
11 39 (14.61%) MongoDB
11 39 (14.61%) Big Data
12 38 (14.23%) NoSQL
12 38 (14.23%) HTML
13 37 (13.86%) Play Framework
13 37 (13.86%) Hadoop
14 36 (13.48%) J2EE
15 35 (13.11%) Hibernate
15 35 (13.11%) Pair Programming
16 34 (12.73%) Banking
16 34 (12.73%) RESTful
17 33 (12.36%) Relational Database
18 32 (11.99%) SQL
19 30 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
19 30 (11.24%) Multithreading
20 29 (10.86%) HTTP
21 28 (10.49%) Finance
21 28 (10.49%) JSON

Scala Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 20 (7.49%) Apache Spark
2 10 (3.75%) Tomcat
3 9 (3.37%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.25%) JBoss
5 5 (1.87%) Apache
5 5 (1.87%) Node.js
6 4 (1.50%) Jetty
7 3 (1.12%) Mule
8 2 (0.75%) SAS
8 2 (0.75%) WildFly
9 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.37%) CMS
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.37%) nginx
9 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.50%) SaaS
3 2 (0.75%) GitHub
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.37%) PaaS
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 29 (10.86%) HTTP
2 2 (0.75%) SNA
2 2 (0.75%) Internet
2 2 (0.75%) AMQP
3 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (14.61%) MongoDB
1 39 (14.61%) Big Data
2 38 (14.23%) NoSQL
3 37 (13.86%) Hadoop
4 33 (12.36%) Relational Database
5 15 (5.62%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (5.24%) CouchDB
7 10 (3.75%) MySQL
8 9 (3.37%) RDBMS
8 9 (3.37%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (3.37%) Couchbase
9 6 (2.25%) Redis
10 3 (1.12%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.12%) Impala
11 2 (0.75%) DataStax
11 2 (0.75%) DB2
11 2 (0.75%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.75%) HBase
11 2 (0.75%) Sqoop
11 2 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 46 (17.23%) Git (software)
2 22 (8.24%) Subversion
3 12 (4.49%) Maven
3 12 (4.49%) Cucumber
4 10 (3.75%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.37%) Gradle
5 9 (3.37%) JUnit
6 8 (3.00%) Jasmine
7 5 (1.87%) Mockito
8 3 (1.12%) Hamcrest
8 3 (1.12%) JBehave
8 3 (1.12%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.75%) Hudson
9 2 (0.75%) Spock
10 1 (0.37%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.37%) JMeter
10 1 (0.37%) Selenium
10 1 (0.37%) jMock
10 1 (0.37%) TestNG
General
1 34 (12.73%) Banking
2 28 (10.49%) Finance
3 25 (9.36%) Front Office
4 12 (4.49%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.87%) Marketing
5 5 (1.87%) Advertising
6 3 (1.12%) Retail
7 1 (0.37%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (30.71%) Akka
2 50 (18.73%) Spring
3 38 (14.23%) HTML
4 37 (13.86%) Play Framework
5 36 (13.48%) J2EE
6 35 (13.11%) Hibernate
7 34 (12.73%) RESTful
8 28 (10.49%) JSON
9 26 (9.74%) Web Services
9 26 (9.74%) REST
10 24 (8.99%) CSS
11 19 (7.12%) XML
12 15 (5.62%) Middleware
13 13 (4.87%) Grails
13 13 (4.87%) Apache Camel
14 10 (3.75%) Spring MVC
14 10 (3.75%) ActiveMQ
15 9 (3.37%) J2SE
15 9 (3.37%) HTML5
15 9 (3.37%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.12%) Derivative
2 18 (6.74%) Visualisation
3 15 (5.62%) Market Risk
4 13 (4.87%) Algorithms
5 12 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.49%) Equities
6 10 (3.75%) Mobile App
7 9 (3.37%) Fixed Income
8 7 (2.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (2.62%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.62%) Data Structures
9 6 (2.25%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (1.12%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.12%) Credit Derivative
10 3 (1.12%) User Experience
11 2 (0.75%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.75%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 2 (0.75%) Social Network
11 2 (0.75%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 46 (17.23%) Linux
2 42 (15.73%) UNIX
3 21 (7.87%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.75%) Android
5 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (57.68%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (43.07%) TDD
3 58 (21.72%) Scrum
4 49 (18.35%) BDD
5 35 (13.11%) Pair Programming
6 30 (11.24%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (11.24%) Multithreading
7 28 (10.49%) Functional Programming
8 21 (7.87%) Software Engineering
9 20 (7.49%) Web Development
10 19 (7.12%) Web Design
10 19 (7.12%) Configuration Management
10 19 (7.12%) Responsive Web Design
11 17 (6.37%) OO
12 15 (5.62%) Mentoring
13 14 (5.24%) Kanban
13 14 (5.24%) OOP
14 13 (4.87%) MVC
14 13 (4.87%) Content Management
15 11 (4.12%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 256 (95.88%) Scala
2 186 (69.66%) Java
3 50 (18.73%) JavaScript
4 32 (11.99%) SQL
5 24 (8.99%) Python
6 15 (5.62%) Groovy
7 14 (5.24%) C#
8 11 (4.12%) Ruby
9 8 (3.00%) Haskell
9 8 (3.00%) Clojure
10 5 (1.87%) C++
11 4 (1.50%) Perl
11 4 (1.50%) CoffeeScript
12 3 (1.12%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.12%) PHP
12 3 (1.12%) R
12 3 (1.12%) OCaml
12 3 (1.12%) F#
13 2 (0.75%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.75%) Spark SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (3.00%) Degree
2 5 (1.87%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.12%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.25%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) SLA
2 1 (0.37%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (3.37%) Docker
2 2 (0.75%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 9 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.62%) Puppet
3 3 (1.12%) yum
4 2 (0.75%) Vagrant
5 1 (0.37%) Ansible
5 1 (0.37%) Mesos
5 1 (0.37%) Apache Shiro
Vendors
1 20 (7.49%) Oracle
2 9 (3.37%) CA
3 4 (1.50%) Akamai
4 3 (1.12%) Twitter
5 2 (0.75%) Palantir
6 1 (0.37%) DataSynapse
6 1 (0.37%) Sybase
6 1 (0.37%) IBM
6 1 (0.37%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.37%) Intel
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