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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala Developer
Rank 473 460 536
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +76
Contract jobs requiring a Scala Developer 136 144 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.26% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.28% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 131 19
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£525 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £425 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £450 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +38.46%
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
51667 51948 44219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.40% 92.38% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 31335 31547 25314
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2014 2069 2202
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

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 20 April 2015.

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 20 April 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 -13 132 £550 -6.38% 13
London +10 111 £550 -15.38% 8
City of London +32 32 £625 -7.40% 6
North East - 7 £450 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £450 -
Tyne and Wear - 7 £450 -
North West -18 6 £538 +26.47% 1
Manchester - 4 £525 - 1
South East -6 3 - - 3
South Wales -20 3 £463 +2.77% 1
Wales -30 3 £463 +2.77% 2
East Sussex - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -

Scala Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 237 (96.73%) Scala
2 156 (63.67%) Java
3 149 (60.82%) Agile Software Development
4 110 (44.90%) TDD
5 69 (28.16%) Akka
6 57 (23.27%) JavaScript
7 55 (22.45%) Big Data
8 52 (21.22%) Spring
9 51 (20.82%) Scrum
10 49 (20.00%) Hadoop
11 45 (18.37%) MongoDB
11 45 (18.37%) HTML
12 43 (17.55%) Git (software)
13 40 (16.33%) BDD
14 39 (15.92%) Hibernate
15 38 (15.51%) JSON
15 38 (15.51%) Play Framework
16 37 (15.10%) REST
17 34 (13.88%) RESTful
18 33 (13.47%) Multithreading
19 32 (13.06%) CSS
20 30 (12.24%) J2EE
20 30 (12.24%) Banking
21 29 (11.84%) Apache Spark
22 28 (11.43%) NoSQL
23 27 (11.02%) Finance
23 27 (11.02%) SQL
23 27 (11.02%) Python
24 26 (10.61%) Web Services
25 25 (10.20%) HTTP

Scala Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (11.84%) Apache Spark
2 14 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.08%) Apache
4 8 (3.27%) Node.js
4 8 (3.27%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (3.27%) Jetty
5 7 (2.86%) JBoss
6 3 (1.22%) Mule
7 2 (0.82%) nginx
7 2 (0.82%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.82%) SAS
7 2 (0.82%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.41%) WildFly
8 1 (0.41%) CMS
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.41%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.04%) SaaS
3 2 (0.82%) PaaS
3 2 (0.82%) GitHub
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 25 (10.20%) HTTP
2 2 (0.82%) SNA
2 2 (0.82%) AMQP
3 1 (0.41%) Internet
3 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (22.45%) Big Data
2 49 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 45 (18.37%) MongoDB
4 28 (11.43%) NoSQL
5 23 (9.39%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.90%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (4.49%) MySQL
8 10 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (3.67%) RDBMS
9 9 (3.67%) CouchDB
10 7 (2.86%) Couchbase
11 6 (2.45%) Apache Hive
12 5 (2.04%) Redis
13 4 (1.63%) HBase
14 3 (1.22%) Impala
15 2 (0.82%) Sqoop
15 2 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 2 (0.82%) DB2
15 2 (0.82%) Data Mining
16 1 (0.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 43 (17.55%) Git (software)
2 24 (9.80%) Subversion
3 19 (7.76%) JUnit
3 19 (7.76%) Jenkins
4 17 (6.94%) Jasmine
5 13 (5.31%) Maven
6 9 (3.67%) Cucumber
7 8 (3.27%) Gradle
8 6 (2.45%) Mockito
9 5 (2.04%) Hamcrest
10 4 (1.63%) JBehave
11 2 (0.82%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.41%) JIRA
12 1 (0.41%) Selenium
12 1 (0.41%) jMock
12 1 (0.41%) TestNG
12 1 (0.41%) Hudson
12 1 (0.41%) Spock
General
1 30 (12.24%) Banking
2 27 (11.02%) Finance
3 14 (5.71%) Front Office
4 7 (2.86%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.04%) Marketing
5 5 (2.04%) Advertising
6 2 (0.82%) Retail
7 1 (0.41%) Games
7 1 (0.41%) Back Office
7 1 (0.41%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (28.16%) Akka
2 52 (21.22%) Spring
3 45 (18.37%) HTML
4 39 (15.92%) Hibernate
5 38 (15.51%) JSON
5 38 (15.51%) Play Framework
6 37 (15.10%) REST
7 34 (13.88%) RESTful
8 32 (13.06%) CSS
9 30 (12.24%) J2EE
10 26 (10.61%) Web Services
11 23 (9.39%) HTML5
11 23 (9.39%) Ajax
12 19 (7.76%) CSS3
13 18 (7.35%) XML
13 18 (7.35%) jQuery
14 10 (4.08%) RabbitMQ
14 10 (4.08%) Spring MVC
15 9 (3.67%) J2SE
15 9 (3.67%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.98%) Derivative
2 13 (5.31%) Equity Derivative
2 13 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.31%) Algorithms
3 12 (4.90%) Open Source
4 9 (3.67%) Market Risk
4 9 (3.67%) Visualisation
4 9 (3.67%) Equities
4 9 (3.67%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.45%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.63%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.63%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.63%) Statistics
6 4 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.63%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.22%) User Experience
7 3 (1.22%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.22%) Semantic Web
8 2 (0.82%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.82%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 22 (8.98%) Linux
2 20 (8.16%) UNIX
3 12 (4.90%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.82%) Android
4 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (60.82%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (44.90%) TDD
3 51 (20.82%) Scrum
4 40 (16.33%) BDD
5 33 (13.47%) Multithreading
6 25 (10.20%) Functional Programming
7 24 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (8.16%) OOP
9 19 (7.76%) Software Engineering
10 16 (6.53%) Pair Programming
10 16 (6.53%) Mentoring
11 13 (5.31%) Content Management
11 13 (5.31%) MVC
12 12 (4.90%) Configuration Management
12 12 (4.90%) OO
12 12 (4.90%) SOA
12 12 (4.90%) Web Development
13 11 (4.49%) Web Design
13 11 (4.49%) Responsive Web Design
14 10 (4.08%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 237 (96.73%) Scala
2 156 (63.67%) Java
3 57 (23.27%) JavaScript
4 27 (11.02%) SQL
4 27 (11.02%) Python
5 12 (4.90%) Ruby
5 12 (4.90%) Haskell
6 9 (3.67%) R
7 8 (3.27%) Groovy
7 8 (3.27%) MATLAB
7 8 (3.27%) Clojure
7 8 (3.27%) C++
8 6 (2.45%) C#
9 4 (1.63%) OCaml
10 3 (1.22%) F#
10 3 (1.22%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.22%) Perl
11 2 (0.82%) PHP
12 1 (0.41%) SPARQL
12 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (2.86%) Degree
2 6 (2.45%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.63%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.41%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 6 (2.45%) Docker
2 2 (0.82%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.22%) yum
1 3 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.82%) Puppet
2 2 (0.82%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 18 (7.35%) Oracle
2 6 (2.45%) Akamai
3 4 (1.63%) CA
4 3 (1.22%) Twitter
5 2 (0.82%) Palantir
6 1 (0.41%) Symantec
6 1 (0.41%) Google
6 1 (0.41%) DataSynapse
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Wales
Arrows Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day + Negotiable + expenses
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicestershire
CPS Group
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 days ago