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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala Developer
Rank 479 432 509
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +77
Contract jobs requiring a Scala Developer 98 129 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.27% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.29% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 121 11
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£553 £650 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +108.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £800 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £498 £425 £306
% change year-on-year
+17.05% +38.77%
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
46929 45010 42193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.45% 92.48% 92.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 29475 26884 23919
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1996 2455
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -8.33%

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 26 January 2015.

Scala Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Scala Developer
Top 12 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 26 January 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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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
England -74 80 £600 -11.11% 17
London -35 78 £600 -14.28% 15
City of London -7 22 £625 -10.71% 7
Wales +2 18 £500 +25.00%
Cardiff +6 17 £498 +24.37%
South Wales +5 17 £498 +24.37%
Brighton - - - - 1
South East - - - - 2
Glasgow - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 2
Scotland - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -

Scala Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 214 (97.72%) Scala
2 150 (68.49%) Java
3 135 (61.64%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (43.84%) TDD
5 77 (35.16%) HTML
6 72 (32.88%) JavaScript
7 54 (24.66%) Web Services
7 54 (24.66%) HTML5
8 49 (22.37%) Big Data
9 48 (21.92%) RESTful
10 44 (20.09%) REST
11 42 (19.18%) Hadoop
11 42 (19.18%) CSS
12 41 (18.72%) Functional Programming
13 40 (18.26%) Akka
13 40 (18.26%) Git (software)
14 39 (17.81%) SOA
14 39 (17.81%) Finance
15 38 (17.35%) MongoDB
16 37 (16.89%) Pair Programming
17 35 (15.98%) Spring
17 35 (15.98%) Front Office
18 34 (15.53%) UNIX
19 33 (15.07%) Python
19 33 (15.07%) JSON
20 32 (14.61%) Play Framework
21 29 (13.24%) Apache Spark
22 28 (12.79%) Degree
22 28 (12.79%) Scrum
23 27 (12.33%) Linux

Scala Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 29 (13.24%) Apache Spark
2 12 (5.48%) Tomcat
3 11 (5.02%) Apache
4 8 (3.65%) Node.js
5 7 (3.20%) Jetty
6 5 (2.28%) JBoss
6 5 (2.28%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.83%) MQSeries
8 3 (1.37%) Mule
8 3 (1.37%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.91%) nginx
9 2 (0.91%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.46%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.46%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.46%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.46%) Documentum
10 1 (0.46%) SAS
10 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) MS Project
1 1 (0.46%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.91%) SaaS
2 2 (0.91%) PaaS
2 2 (0.91%) GitHub
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.46%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 24 (10.96%) HTTP
2 2 (0.91%) AMQP
3 1 (0.46%) SNA
3 1 (0.46%) SSL
3 1 (0.46%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (22.37%) Big Data
2 42 (19.18%) Hadoop
3 38 (17.35%) MongoDB
4 23 (10.50%) NoSQL
5 17 (7.76%) Relational Database
6 9 (4.11%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (3.20%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.74%) SQL Server
8 6 (2.74%) DB2
9 5 (2.28%) MySQL
9 5 (2.28%) Couchbase
9 5 (2.28%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.37%) Triplestore
10 3 (1.37%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.91%) Sqoop
11 2 (0.91%) HBase
11 2 (0.91%) Redis
11 2 (0.91%) Impala
12 1 (0.46%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 40 (18.26%) Git (software)
2 24 (10.96%) JUnit
3 23 (10.50%) Subversion
4 21 (9.59%) Jenkins
5 13 (5.94%) Jasmine
6 7 (3.20%) Maven
7 6 (2.74%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.83%) Mockito
8 4 (1.83%) Hamcrest
8 4 (1.83%) Gradle
9 3 (1.37%) JBehave
9 3 (1.37%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.46%) RSpec
10 1 (0.46%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.46%) JIRA
10 1 (0.46%) Selenium
10 1 (0.46%) jMock
10 1 (0.46%) TestNG
10 1 (0.46%) Capybara
10 1 (0.46%) PhantomJS
General
1 39 (17.81%) Finance
2 35 (15.98%) Front Office
3 26 (11.87%) Banking
4 6 (2.74%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.91%) Retail
5 2 (0.91%) Back Office
5 2 (0.91%) Legal
6 1 (0.46%) Games
6 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (35.16%) HTML
2 54 (24.66%) Web Services
2 54 (24.66%) HTML5
3 48 (21.92%) RESTful
4 44 (20.09%) REST
5 42 (19.18%) CSS
6 40 (18.26%) Akka
7 35 (15.98%) Spring
8 33 (15.07%) JSON
9 32 (14.61%) Play Framework
10 25 (11.42%) Hibernate
11 23 (10.50%) Ajax
12 22 (10.05%) J2EE
12 22 (10.05%) CSS3
13 16 (7.31%) jQuery
14 13 (5.94%) XML
15 8 (3.65%) RabbitMQ
16 7 (3.20%) SOAP
17 6 (2.74%) KnockoutJS
18 5 (2.28%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.68%) Derivative
2 18 (8.22%) Open Source
3 16 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (5.94%) Equity Derivative
4 13 (5.94%) Computer Science
5 8 (3.65%) Visualisation
5 8 (3.65%) Algorithms
6 7 (3.20%) Equities
7 5 (2.28%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.83%) Fixed Income
8 4 (1.83%) Statistics
8 4 (1.83%) Market Risk
8 4 (1.83%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.37%) Semantic Web
9 3 (1.37%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.37%) Linked Data
10 2 (0.91%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.91%) Blog
10 2 (0.91%) Ontologies
10 2 (0.91%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 34 (15.53%) UNIX
2 27 (12.33%) Linux
3 13 (5.94%) Mac OS X
4 8 (3.65%) Windows
5 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.46%) Android
5 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (61.64%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (43.84%) TDD
3 41 (18.72%) Functional Programming
4 39 (17.81%) SOA
5 37 (16.89%) Pair Programming
6 28 (12.79%) Scrum
7 27 (12.33%) BDD
8 26 (11.87%) Multithreading
9 22 (10.05%) Domain-Driven Design
9 22 (10.05%) User Stories
10 21 (9.59%) User Acceptance Testing
10 21 (9.59%) Risk Management
11 20 (9.13%) Integration Testing
11 20 (9.13%) Test Strategy
11 20 (9.13%) Root Cause Analysis
12 18 (8.22%) Data Modelling
13 17 (7.76%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (5.94%) Web Development
15 12 (5.48%) OOP
15 12 (5.48%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 214 (97.72%) Scala
2 150 (68.49%) Java
3 72 (32.88%) JavaScript
4 33 (15.07%) Python
5 23 (10.50%) Ruby
6 16 (7.31%) SQL
7 13 (5.94%) C++
8 12 (5.48%) C#
9 9 (4.11%) Haskell
10 8 (3.65%) MATLAB
10 8 (3.65%) R
11 7 (3.20%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.28%) Groovy
12 5 (2.28%) Clojure
13 3 (1.37%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.91%) OCaml
14 2 (0.91%) F#
14 2 (0.91%) SPARQL
14 2 (0.91%) Perl
15 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (12.79%) Degree
2 6 (2.74%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.91%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.46%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.46%) PhD
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.46%) ISO 14001
1 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.28%) Docker
2 2 (0.91%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.46%) HDFS
3 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (2.74%) Puppet
2 5 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.37%) yum
4 1 (0.46%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.46%) Ansible
4 1 (0.46%) Mesos
4 1 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 13 (5.94%) Oracle
2 5 (2.28%) Akamai
3 1 (0.46%) Palantir
3 1 (0.46%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.46%) Adobe
3 1 (0.46%) HP
3 1 (0.46%) EMC
3 1 (0.46%) Interwoven
3 1 (0.46%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.46%) Symantec
3 1 (0.46%) VMware
3 1 (0.46%) Google
3 1 (0.46%) DataSynapse
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