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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala Developer
Rank 415 486 431
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -55
Contract jobs requiring a Scala Developer 219 124 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.24% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.25% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 107 142
Average daily rate £525 £550 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £500 £463
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.10%
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
48598 48731 45782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.48% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31271 30416 27107
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1757 1902 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 February 2016.

Scala Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Scala Developer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Scala Developer Hourly Rate Trend 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 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +96 219 £525 -8.69% 41
London +61 162 £550 -4.34% 34
City of London +37 20 £550 -0.40% 8
Manchester - 17 £450 - 2
North West - 17 £450 - 2
South East +14 13 £450 - 2
Yorkshire - 12 £488 -
North East -14 11 £310 -4.61% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -17 11 £310 -4.61% 1
Tyne and Wear -20 11 £310 -4.61% 1
Worthing - 11 £450 -
West Sussex - 11 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 8 £500 -
Leeds - 6 £500 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £413 -
Leicestershire - 4 £600 -
Leicester - 4 £600 -
Sheffield - 4 £413 -
East Midlands - 4 £600 -
Canary Wharf 0 2 £650 +8.33%
Bradford - 2 £500 -
Salford - 2 £413 - 1
Wembley - 1 £500 -
Westminster - 1 £413 -
Osterley - 1 £500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £450 -
Sussex - 1 - -

Scala Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 468 (96.69%) Scala
2 323 (66.74%) Agile Software Development
3 310 (64.05%) Java
4 209 (43.18%) TDD
5 138 (28.51%) JavaScript
6 130 (26.86%) HTML
7 125 (25.83%) Scrum
8 116 (23.97%) Git (software)
8 116 (23.97%) BDD
9 110 (22.73%) Akka
10 98 (20.25%) Apache Spark
11 97 (20.04%) Python
12 93 (19.21%) Play Framework
13 91 (18.80%) MongoDB
14 90 (18.60%) Web Services
14 90 (18.60%) Pair Programming
15 89 (18.39%) Hadoop
15 89 (18.39%) REST
16 87 (17.98%) Linux
16 87 (17.98%) CSS
17 83 (17.15%) Finance
18 82 (16.94%) Banking
18 82 (16.94%) Big Data
19 80 (16.53%) NoSQL
20 78 (16.12%) HTTP
21 73 (15.08%) RESTful
22 68 (14.05%) Ruby
23 66 (13.64%) Relational Database
24 65 (13.43%) Subversion
25 63 (13.02%) SQL

Scala Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 98 (20.25%) Apache Spark
2 29 (5.99%) Node.js
3 25 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (3.72%) Apache
4 18 (3.72%) Tomcat
5 10 (2.07%) JBoss
6 7 (1.45%) Apache Solr
7 6 (1.24%) Confluence
8 5 (1.03%) Jetty
8 5 (1.03%) SAS
9 2 (0.41%) nginx
10 1 (0.21%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.21%) CMS
10 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 57 (11.78%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (2.07%) GitHub
3 4 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.62%) PaaS
5 2 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.21%) Heroku
6 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 78 (16.12%) HTTP
2 7 (1.45%) SNA
3 6 (1.24%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.03%) Internet
5 3 (0.62%) DSL
6 1 (0.21%) Intranet
6 1 (0.21%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (18.80%) MongoDB
2 89 (18.39%) Hadoop
3 82 (16.94%) Big Data
4 80 (16.53%) NoSQL
5 66 (13.64%) Relational Database
6 42 (8.68%) Apache Cassandra
7 35 (7.23%) Apache Hive
8 27 (5.58%) MySQL
9 25 (5.17%) HBase
10 23 (4.75%) Impala
11 14 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
12 13 (2.69%) RDBMS
13 12 (2.48%) CouchDB
14 10 (2.07%) Couchbase
14 10 (2.07%) Spark SQL
15 8 (1.65%) Sqoop
16 7 (1.45%) Amazon Redshift
16 7 (1.45%) SQL Server
17 6 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 5 (1.03%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 116 (23.97%) Git (software)
2 65 (13.43%) Subversion
3 41 (8.47%) Jenkins
4 32 (6.61%) Maven
5 31 (6.40%) Cucumber
6 25 (5.17%) Gradle
7 20 (4.13%) Hudson
7 20 (4.13%) JIRA
8 19 (3.93%) JUnit
9 15 (3.10%) Mockito
10 11 (2.27%) Jasmine
11 9 (1.86%) Mercurial
12 8 (1.65%) TeamCity
13 6 (1.24%) Ant
13 6 (1.24%) Vagrant
14 5 (1.03%) Gatling
15 4 (0.83%) Apache Ivy
15 4 (0.83%) Grunt
15 4 (0.83%) Hamcrest
15 4 (0.83%) MSBuild
General
1 83 (17.15%) Finance
2 82 (16.94%) Banking
3 44 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 30 (6.20%) Front Office
5 11 (2.27%) Retail
5 11 (2.27%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.86%) Publishing
7 6 (1.24%) Electronics
7 6 (1.24%) Financial Institution
7 6 (1.24%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.24%) Marketing
8 3 (0.62%) Back Office
9 2 (0.41%) Wholesale Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (26.86%) HTML
2 110 (22.73%) Akka
3 93 (19.21%) Play Framework
4 90 (18.60%) Web Services
5 89 (18.39%) REST
6 87 (17.98%) CSS
7 73 (15.08%) RESTful
8 60 (12.40%) Spring
9 50 (10.33%) JSON
10 42 (8.68%) HTML5
11 38 (7.85%) spray
12 32 (6.61%) XML
13 30 (6.20%) Hibernate
14 24 (4.96%) AngularJS
15 23 (4.75%) Ajax
15 23 (4.75%) RabbitMQ
16 22 (4.55%) CSS3
17 21 (4.34%) Kafka
18 20 (4.13%) J2EE
19 15 (3.10%) React
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.09%) Visualisation
2 24 (4.96%) Equities
3 22 (4.55%) Fixed Income
4 13 (2.69%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (2.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (2.27%) Derivative
7 10 (2.07%) Computer Science
8 9 (1.86%) Fintech
9 8 (1.65%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.65%) Linked Data
9 8 (1.65%) Semantic Web
10 7 (1.45%) Equity Derivative
11 6 (1.24%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.83%) Data Structures
12 4 (0.83%) Hedge funds
12 4 (0.83%) Market Risk
13 3 (0.62%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.62%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.62%) Reference Data
13 3 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 87 (17.98%) Linux
2 51 (10.54%) Unix
3 39 (8.06%) Mac OS X
4 13 (2.69%) Windows
5 3 (0.62%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.41%) Android
6 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 323 (66.74%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (43.18%) TDD
3 125 (25.83%) Scrum
4 116 (23.97%) BDD
5 90 (18.60%) Pair Programming
6 62 (12.81%) Continuous Integration
7 60 (12.40%) Web Development
8 55 (11.36%) Open Source
9 48 (9.92%) Functional Programming
10 46 (9.50%) Configuration Management
10 46 (9.50%) Kanban
10 46 (9.50%) Responsive Web Design
11 42 (8.68%) Web Design
12 38 (7.85%) Multithreading
13 34 (7.02%) High Availability
14 33 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
14 33 (6.82%) OO
15 31 (6.40%) Mentoring
15 31 (6.40%) SDLC
16 27 (5.58%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 468 (96.69%) Scala
2 310 (64.05%) Java
3 138 (28.51%) JavaScript
4 97 (20.04%) Python
5 68 (14.05%) Ruby
6 63 (13.02%) SQL
7 24 (4.96%) Groovy
8 21 (4.34%) Perl
9 20 (4.13%) Clojure
10 15 (3.10%) PHP
11 13 (2.69%) Haskell
11 13 (2.69%) R
11 13 (2.69%) Shell Script
12 12 (2.48%) C#
12 12 (2.48%) CoffeeScript
13 9 (1.86%) C++
14 6 (1.24%) Bash Shell
14 6 (1.24%) Go
15 4 (0.83%) Smalltalk
16 3 (0.62%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 33 (6.82%) Degree
2 7 (1.45%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (0.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.27%) QA
2 1 (0.21%) Basel III
2 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 31 (6.40%) Docker
2 13 (2.69%) HDFS
3 8 (1.65%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 18 (3.72%) Puppet
2 14 (2.89%) Mesos
3 6 (1.24%) Oozie
4 5 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.62%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (0.41%) Graylog
7 1 (0.21%) Ambari
7 1 (0.21%) Ansible
7 1 (0.21%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (4.75%) Oracle
2 6 (1.24%) Google
2 6 (1.24%) SaltStack
2 6 (1.24%) SAP
3 5 (1.03%) Akamai
3 5 (1.03%) Palantir
4 4 (0.83%) VMware
5 3 (0.62%) CA
5 3 (0.62%) Cloudera
6 2 (0.41%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.21%) Actian
7 1 (0.21%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.21%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.21%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.21%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.21%) Sybase
7 1 (0.21%) TIBCO
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