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 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala Developer
Rank 462 538 488
Rank change year-on-year
+76 -50
Contract jobs requiring a Scala Developer 152 62 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 52 51
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£590 £481 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.59% -23.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £300 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £700 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.22%
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
52776 50579 47249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.50% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 33542 30709 27642
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
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 1998 2143
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 29 July 2015.

Scala Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Scala Developer
Top 24 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 29 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 +77 149 £595 +16.09% 35
London +94 133 £600 - 32
City of London +33 47 £600 +5.49% 10
Docklands, London - 6 £650 -
Tyne and Wear -19 5 £550 +22.22%
Newcastle upon Tyne -22 5 £550 +22.22%
North East -23 5 £550 +22.22%
South East -18 4 £475 +18.75% 1
East Midlands - 4 - - 1
West Sussex - 4 £475 -
Leicestershire - 4 - -
Leicester - 4 - -
Worthing - 4 £475 -
East of England - 2 £388 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £388 -
Newport +4 1 £375 -16.66%
South Wales -6 1 £375 -16.66%
Wales -6 1 £375 -16.66%
Scotland - 1 £350 -
Glasgow - 1 £350 -
Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Leeds - 1 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Cambridge - 1 £350 -

Scala Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 282 (96.25%) Scala
2 198 (67.58%) Java
3 160 (54.61%) Agile Software Development
4 114 (38.91%) TDD
5 81 (27.65%) Akka
6 58 (19.80%) Scrum
7 56 (19.11%) JavaScript
8 54 (18.43%) BDD
8 54 (18.43%) Git (software)
9 53 (18.09%) Linux
10 49 (16.72%) UNIX
11 44 (15.02%) Spring
12 42 (14.33%) Banking
12 42 (14.33%) HTML
12 42 (14.33%) MongoDB
13 41 (13.99%) NoSQL
13 41 (13.99%) Play Framework
13 41 (13.99%) Pair Programming
14 40 (13.65%) Front Office
14 40 (13.65%) HTTP
15 38 (12.97%) Big Data
16 36 (12.29%) Relational Database
16 36 (12.29%) Hadoop
17 35 (11.95%) SQL
17 35 (11.95%) Finance
18 34 (11.60%) Continuous Integration
19 33 (11.26%) RESTful
19 33 (11.26%) J2EE
20 32 (10.92%) CSS
20 32 (10.92%) Functional Programming

Scala Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 21 (7.17%) Apache Spark
2 10 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (2.73%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.71%) JBoss
4 5 (1.71%) Node.js
5 4 (1.37%) Apache
6 3 (1.02%) Jetty
7 2 (0.68%) Mule
7 2 (0.68%) WildFly
8 1 (0.34%) SAS
8 1 (0.34%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.02%) SaaS
3 2 (0.68%) GitHub
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 40 (13.65%) HTTP
2 2 (0.68%) Internet
2 2 (0.68%) AMQP
3 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.34%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (14.33%) MongoDB
2 41 (13.99%) NoSQL
3 38 (12.97%) Big Data
4 36 (12.29%) Relational Database
4 36 (12.29%) Hadoop
5 16 (5.46%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (4.44%) CouchDB
7 10 (3.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 9 (3.07%) Couchbase
9 8 (2.73%) MySQL
10 7 (2.39%) RDBMS
11 6 (2.05%) Redis
12 3 (1.02%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.68%) DB2
13 2 (0.68%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.68%) HBase
13 2 (0.68%) Impala
13 2 (0.68%) DataStax
13 2 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 1 (0.34%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 54 (18.43%) Git (software)
2 30 (10.24%) Subversion
3 11 (3.75%) Cucumber
4 10 (3.41%) Maven
5 9 (3.07%) Jasmine
5 9 (3.07%) Jenkins
6 8 (2.73%) Gradle
6 8 (2.73%) JUnit
7 4 (1.37%) Mockito
8 3 (1.02%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.68%) JIRA
9 2 (0.68%) Hamcrest
9 2 (0.68%) JBehave
9 2 (0.68%) Hudson
9 2 (0.68%) Spock
10 1 (0.34%) Selenium
10 1 (0.34%) jMock
10 1 (0.34%) TestNG
10 1 (0.34%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.34%) JMeter
General
1 42 (14.33%) Banking
2 40 (13.65%) Front Office
3 35 (11.95%) Finance
4 24 (8.19%) Investment Banking
5 5 (1.71%) Marketing
5 5 (1.71%) Advertising
6 2 (0.68%) Retail
7 1 (0.34%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (27.65%) Akka
2 44 (15.02%) Spring
3 42 (14.33%) HTML
4 41 (13.99%) Play Framework
5 33 (11.26%) J2EE
5 33 (11.26%) RESTful
6 32 (10.92%) CSS
7 30 (10.24%) Hibernate
7 30 (10.24%) JSON
7 30 (10.24%) REST
8 27 (9.22%) Web Services
9 17 (5.80%) XML
10 15 (5.12%) Middleware
11 13 (4.44%) Grails
12 11 (3.75%) ActiveMQ
12 11 (3.75%) Apache Camel
13 10 (3.41%) jQuery
13 10 (3.41%) Spring MVC
14 9 (3.07%) AngularJS
15 8 (2.73%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.19%) Derivative
2 23 (7.85%) Visualisation
3 20 (6.83%) Equity Derivative
4 14 (4.78%) Market Risk
5 12 (4.10%) Algorithms
5 12 (4.10%) Equities
6 11 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (3.41%) Mobile App
8 9 (3.07%) Fixed Income
9 8 (2.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (2.73%) Data Structures
10 7 (2.39%) Mathematics
10 7 (2.39%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.02%) Credit Derivative
11 3 (1.02%) User Experience
12 2 (0.68%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 2 (0.68%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.34%) Clustering
13 1 (0.34%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 53 (18.09%) Linux
2 49 (16.72%) UNIX
3 28 (9.56%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.68%) Android
5 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (54.61%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (38.91%) TDD
3 58 (19.80%) Scrum
4 54 (18.43%) BDD
5 41 (13.99%) Pair Programming
6 34 (11.60%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (10.92%) Functional Programming
8 30 (10.24%) Multithreading
9 28 (9.56%) Web Development
10 24 (8.19%) Web Design
10 24 (8.19%) Configuration Management
10 24 (8.19%) Responsive Web Design
11 19 (6.48%) Software Engineering
12 17 (5.80%) OO
13 16 (5.46%) Kanban
14 15 (5.12%) Mentoring
15 14 (4.78%) Open Source
15 14 (4.78%) Unit Testing
16 13 (4.44%) SDLC
17 12 (4.10%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 282 (96.25%) Scala
2 198 (67.58%) Java
3 56 (19.11%) JavaScript
4 35 (11.95%) SQL
5 26 (8.87%) Python
6 14 (4.78%) Ruby
6 14 (4.78%) Groovy
7 13 (4.44%) C#
8 6 (2.05%) C++
8 6 (2.05%) Haskell
8 6 (2.05%) Clojure
9 4 (1.37%) CoffeeScript
10 3 (1.02%) R
10 3 (1.02%) OCaml
10 3 (1.02%) PHP
11 2 (0.68%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.68%) Perl
11 2 (0.68%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.34%) F#
12 1 (0.34%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 9 (3.07%) Degree
2 5 (1.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.02%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.05%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) COBIT
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.39%) Docker
2 1 (0.34%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 8 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.05%) Puppet
3 2 (0.68%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.68%) yum
4 1 (0.34%) Ansible
4 1 (0.34%) Mesos
4 1 (0.34%) Apache Shiro
Vendors
1 20 (6.83%) Oracle
2 9 (3.07%) CA
3 3 (1.02%) Twitter
4 2 (0.68%) Akamai
4 2 (0.68%) IBM
4 2 (0.68%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.34%) Intel
5 1 (0.34%) Sybase
5 1 (0.34%) Palantir
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East Midlands
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Rate: Up to £455 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
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Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City of London
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Rate: £500 - £650 per annum + competitive
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London
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Rate: £450 - 525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
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Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £700.00 per day
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City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
East London
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Rate: £500.00 - £650 per day + Dependent on experience
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