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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala Developer
Rank 485 453 524
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +71
Contract jobs requiring a Scala Developer 123 117 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.23% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.24% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 104 11
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£550 £700 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +110.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £800 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £498 £456 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.04% +37.21%
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
50785 47790 46152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.81% 92.47% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 32295 28808 26045
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2049 2106 2641
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.64 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 18 December 2014.

Scala Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Scala Developer
Top 10 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 18 December 2014. 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 -42 103 £600 -14.28% 16
London +2 89 £600 -17.24% 13
City of London -3 22 £600 -14.28% 2
Wales -4 19 £500 +25.00%
Cardiff +5 18 £500 +25.00%
South Wales +1 18 £500 +25.00%
Docklands, London - - - -
South East - - - - 3
Brighton - - - - 3
East Sussex - - - - 3

Scala Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

1 201 (96.17%) Scala
2 141 (67.46%) Java
3 128 (61.24%) Agile Software Development
4 88 (42.11%) TDD
5 72 (34.45%) HTML
6 69 (33.01%) JavaScript
7 55 (26.32%) Web Services
8 52 (24.88%) HTML5
9 51 (24.40%) RESTful
10 45 (21.53%) REST
11 43 (20.57%) CSS
12 42 (20.10%) Big Data
13 40 (19.14%) Pair Programming
14 39 (18.66%) Finance
14 39 (18.66%) SOA
15 38 (18.18%) Hadoop
15 38 (18.18%) Git (software)
16 36 (17.22%) MongoDB
16 36 (17.22%) Functional Programming
17 34 (16.27%) Play Framework
17 34 (16.27%) Front Office
18 32 (15.31%) UNIX
19 31 (14.83%) Python
20 30 (14.35%) Spring
21 29 (13.88%) Degree
21 29 (13.88%) JSON
21 29 (13.88%) BDD
22 27 (12.92%) Apache Spark
23 26 (12.44%) Akka
24 25 (11.96%) Scrum

Scala Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 27 (12.92%) Apache Spark
2 11 (5.26%) Apache
3 10 (4.78%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.83%) Node.js
5 5 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.39%) MQSeries
6 4 (1.91%) Jetty
7 3 (1.44%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.44%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.44%) Mule
8 2 (0.96%) JBoss
8 2 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.48%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.48%) Confluence
9 1 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.48%) nginx
9 1 (0.48%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.48%) MS Project
1 1 (0.48%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.91%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.44%) GitHub
3 2 (0.96%) Heroku
3 2 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.96%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.48%) SaaS
4 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.96%) HTTP
2 2 (0.96%) AMQP
3 1 (0.48%) SSL
3 1 (0.48%) Intranet
3 1 (0.48%) Internet
3 1 (0.48%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (20.10%) Big Data
2 38 (18.18%) Hadoop
3 36 (17.22%) MongoDB
4 23 (11.00%) NoSQL
5 16 (7.66%) Relational Database
6 11 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (3.35%) SQL Server
7 7 (3.35%) DB2
8 5 (2.39%) Couchbase
8 5 (2.39%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.91%) MySQL
10 3 (1.44%) Triplestore
10 3 (1.44%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.96%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.96%) Voldemort
11 2 (0.96%) HBase
11 2 (0.96%) Redis
12 1 (0.48%) Sqoop
12 1 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 38 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 24 (11.48%) JUnit
3 23 (11.00%) Subversion
4 21 (10.05%) Jenkins
5 13 (6.22%) Jasmine
6 6 (2.87%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.91%) Maven
8 3 (1.44%) Mercurial
8 3 (1.44%) Selenium
9 2 (0.96%) JIRA
9 2 (0.96%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.96%) JBehave
9 2 (0.96%) Gradle
10 1 (0.48%) PhantomJS
10 1 (0.48%) Capybara
10 1 (0.48%) RSpec
10 1 (0.48%) Mockito
10 1 (0.48%) Hamcrest
10 1 (0.48%) TestNG
10 1 (0.48%) IntelliJ
General
1 39 (18.66%) Finance
2 34 (16.27%) Front Office
3 22 (10.53%) Banking
4 6 (2.87%) Investment Banking
5 2 (0.96%) Legal
5 2 (0.96%) Back Office
5 2 (0.96%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.48%) Retail
6 1 (0.48%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.48%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (34.45%) HTML
2 55 (26.32%) Web Services
3 52 (24.88%) HTML5
4 51 (24.40%) RESTful
5 45 (21.53%) REST
6 43 (20.57%) CSS
7 34 (16.27%) Play Framework
8 30 (14.35%) Spring
9 29 (13.88%) JSON
10 26 (12.44%) Akka
11 24 (11.48%) Ajax
12 22 (10.53%) CSS3
13 20 (9.57%) J2EE
14 18 (8.61%) Hibernate
15 17 (8.13%) jQuery
16 10 (4.78%) XML
17 8 (3.83%) SOAP
18 6 (2.87%) JMS
18 6 (2.87%) KnockoutJS
19 5 (2.39%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.61%) Derivative
1 18 (8.61%) Open Source
2 16 (7.66%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.22%) Computer Science
4 12 (5.74%) Equity Derivative
5 8 (3.83%) Visualisation
6 7 (3.35%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.87%) Equities
8 5 (2.39%) Fixed Income
8 5 (2.39%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.91%) Statistics
9 4 (1.91%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.44%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.44%) Linked Data
10 3 (1.44%) Semantic Web
10 3 (1.44%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.44%) Blog
11 2 (0.96%) Streaming Video
11 2 (0.96%) Ontologies
11 2 (0.96%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 32 (15.31%) UNIX
2 24 (11.48%) Linux
3 13 (6.22%) Mac OS X
4 8 (3.83%) Windows
5 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.48%) Android
5 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (61.24%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (42.11%) TDD
3 40 (19.14%) Pair Programming
4 39 (18.66%) SOA
5 36 (17.22%) Functional Programming
6 29 (13.88%) BDD
7 25 (11.96%) Scrum
8 23 (11.00%) User Stories
8 23 (11.00%) Domain-Driven Design
9 22 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
9 22 (10.53%) Risk Management
10 21 (10.05%) Test Strategy
10 21 (10.05%) Root Cause Analysis
10 21 (10.05%) Integration Testing
11 20 (9.57%) Multithreading
12 18 (8.61%) Data Modelling
12 18 (8.61%) Continuous Integration
13 15 (7.18%) Kanban
14 14 (6.70%) Web Development
15 12 (5.74%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 201 (96.17%) Scala
2 141 (67.46%) Java
3 69 (33.01%) JavaScript
4 31 (14.83%) Python
5 21 (10.05%) Ruby
6 15 (7.18%) C++
7 14 (6.70%) C#
8 12 (5.74%) SQL
9 8 (3.83%) MATLAB
9 8 (3.83%) R
10 7 (3.35%) Haskell
11 6 (2.87%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.44%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.44%) Groovy
13 2 (0.96%) C
13 2 (0.96%) OCaml
13 2 (0.96%) Clojure
13 2 (0.96%) SPARQL
14 1 (0.48%) Golang
14 1 (0.48%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 29 (13.88%) Degree
2 5 (2.39%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.48%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.48%) PhD
4 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.48%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.48%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.48%) Apache Flume
2 1 (0.48%) Docker
2 1 (0.48%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (2.87%) Puppet
2 5 (2.39%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.44%) yum
4 2 (0.96%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.96%) Oozie
5 1 (0.48%) Ansible
5 1 (0.48%) Mesos
5 1 (0.48%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 11 (5.26%) Oracle
2 2 (0.96%) VMware
3 1 (0.48%) Akamai
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.48%) Adobe
3 1 (0.48%) Symantec
3 1 (0.48%) HP
3 1 (0.48%) EMC
3 1 (0.48%) Interwoven
3 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.48%) Google
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