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 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala Developer
Rank 478 454 517
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +63
Contract jobs requiring a Scala Developer 108 140 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.19% 0.26% 0.057%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.28% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 132 21
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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 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £750 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £463 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +42.30%
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
51554 49982 43833
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.36% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 31354 30067 25181
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £226 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2020 2056 2247
Average hourly rate £17.46 £17.50 £17.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.22% -1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -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 1 April 2015.

Scala Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Scala Developer
Top 15 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 1 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 -28 108 £525 -10.63% 20
London -2 97 £550 -12.00% 13
City of London +17 29 £625 -7.40% 3
North West -18 6 £538 +26.47% 4
Tyne and Wear - 5 £450 - 1
North East - 5 £450 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £450 - 1
Manchester - 4 £525 - 3
Brighton - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Surrey - - - -
South East - - - - 2
Scotland - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -

Scala Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 217 (96.88%) Scala
2 149 (66.52%) Java
3 141 (62.95%) Agile Software Development
4 102 (45.54%) TDD
5 64 (28.57%) Akka
6 54 (24.11%) JavaScript
7 49 (21.88%) Big Data
8 47 (20.98%) HTML
9 46 (20.54%) Spring
9 46 (20.54%) MongoDB
10 45 (20.09%) Scrum
11 42 (18.75%) Hadoop
12 39 (17.41%) Git (software)
12 39 (17.41%) REST
12 39 (17.41%) Web Services
13 38 (16.96%) JSON
13 38 (16.96%) RESTful
14 37 (16.52%) BDD
15 35 (15.63%) Hibernate
16 33 (14.73%) Multithreading
16 33 (14.73%) Play Framework
17 30 (13.39%) Functional Programming
17 30 (13.39%) HTML5
17 30 (13.39%) NoSQL
17 30 (13.39%) Banking
17 30 (13.39%) CSS
18 26 (11.61%) SQL
18 26 (11.61%) Finance
19 25 (11.16%) Python
19 25 (11.16%) Continuous Integration

Scala Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 25 (11.16%) Apache Spark
2 15 (6.70%) Tomcat
3 10 (4.46%) Apache
4 9 (4.02%) Node.js
5 8 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (3.57%) Jetty
6 6 (2.68%) JBoss
7 3 (1.34%) Mule
8 2 (0.89%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.89%) nginx
8 2 (0.89%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.89%) SAS
9 1 (0.45%) CMS
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.45%) Confluence
9 1 (0.45%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.23%) SaaS
3 2 (0.89%) PaaS
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.48%) HTTP
2 2 (0.89%) AMQP
2 2 (0.89%) SNA
3 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (21.88%) Big Data
2 46 (20.54%) MongoDB
3 42 (18.75%) Hadoop
4 30 (13.39%) NoSQL
5 18 (8.04%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.91%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (4.46%) MySQL
8 9 (4.02%) RDBMS
8 9 (4.02%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (2.68%) Apache Hive
10 5 (2.23%) CouchDB
10 5 (2.23%) Couchbase
11 3 (1.34%) HBase
11 3 (1.34%) Redis
11 3 (1.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.34%) Impala
11 3 (1.34%) Triplestore
12 2 (0.89%) Sqoop
12 2 (0.89%) DB2
12 2 (0.89%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 39 (17.41%) Git (software)
2 20 (8.93%) JUnit
3 19 (8.48%) Jenkins
4 18 (8.04%) Subversion
5 15 (6.70%) Jasmine
6 13 (5.80%) Maven
7 10 (4.46%) Cucumber
8 7 (3.13%) Gradle
9 6 (2.68%) Mockito
10 5 (2.23%) Hamcrest
11 4 (1.79%) JBehave
12 3 (1.34%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.89%) IntelliJ
14 1 (0.45%) JIRA
14 1 (0.45%) jMock
14 1 (0.45%) Spock
General
1 30 (13.39%) Banking
2 26 (11.61%) Finance
3 15 (6.70%) Front Office
4 9 (4.02%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.23%) Advertising
5 5 (2.23%) Marketing
6 2 (0.89%) Retail
6 2 (0.89%) Games
7 1 (0.45%) Back Office
7 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.45%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (28.57%) Akka
2 47 (20.98%) HTML
3 46 (20.54%) Spring
4 39 (17.41%) REST
4 39 (17.41%) Web Services
5 38 (16.96%) JSON
5 38 (16.96%) RESTful
6 35 (15.63%) Hibernate
7 33 (14.73%) Play Framework
8 30 (13.39%) HTML5
8 30 (13.39%) CSS
9 24 (10.71%) J2EE
10 22 (9.82%) Ajax
11 20 (8.93%) CSS3
12 17 (7.59%) jQuery
12 17 (7.59%) XML
13 9 (4.02%) J2SE
13 9 (4.02%) AngularJS
14 8 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
15 7 (3.13%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.82%) Derivative
2 16 (7.14%) Open Source
3 14 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (5.80%) Equity Derivative
5 12 (5.36%) Algorithms
6 9 (4.02%) Equities
6 9 (4.02%) Market Risk
7 8 (3.57%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.68%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.79%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.79%) Statistics
9 4 (1.79%) Fixed Income
10 3 (1.34%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.34%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.34%) Semantic Web
10 3 (1.34%) Linked Data
11 2 (0.89%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.89%) Social Network
11 2 (0.89%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.89%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.04%) Linux
2 15 (6.70%) UNIX
3 7 (3.13%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.89%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.89%) Android
4 2 (0.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (62.95%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (45.54%) TDD
3 45 (20.09%) Scrum
4 37 (16.52%) BDD
5 33 (14.73%) Multithreading
6 30 (13.39%) Functional Programming
7 25 (11.16%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (9.38%) OOP
9 20 (8.93%) Pair Programming
10 18 (8.04%) SOA
10 18 (8.04%) Software Engineering
11 16 (7.14%) Mentoring
12 13 (5.80%) Content Management
13 12 (5.36%) MVC
13 12 (5.36%) OO
14 10 (4.46%) Migration
15 9 (4.02%) RUP
15 9 (4.02%) UML
15 9 (4.02%) Kanban
15 9 (4.02%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 217 (96.88%) Scala
2 149 (66.52%) Java
3 54 (24.11%) JavaScript
4 26 (11.61%) SQL
5 25 (11.16%) Python
6 13 (5.80%) Ruby
7 11 (4.91%) Haskell
8 9 (4.02%) C++
8 9 (4.02%) R
9 8 (3.57%) Groovy
9 8 (3.57%) MATLAB
10 6 (2.68%) Clojure
10 6 (2.68%) C#
11 3 (1.34%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.34%) Perl
11 3 (1.34%) F#
12 2 (0.89%) OCaml
12 2 (0.89%) SPARQL
12 2 (0.89%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.45%) ClojureScript
Qualifications
1 12 (5.36%) Degree
2 7 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.45%) PhD
4 1 (0.45%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.34%) QA
2 1 (0.45%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.45%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 6 (2.68%) Docker
2 2 (0.89%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (1.79%) Puppet
2 3 (1.34%) yum
2 3 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.45%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.45%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 16 (7.14%) Oracle
2 6 (2.68%) Akamai
3 3 (1.34%) Twitter
4 2 (0.89%) Palantir
5 1 (0.45%) Symantec
5 1 (0.45%) VMware
5 1 (0.45%) Google
5 1 (0.45%) DataSynapse
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