The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 58 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -
Contract jobs citing Scala 5 35 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.69% 5.34% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.75% 13.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 33 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £425 £330
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +28.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
286 256 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 39.67% 39.02% 37.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 174 92
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £300 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +61.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scala across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scala across the Wales region.

Scala Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Scala
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Scala
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
South Wales -23 1 - - 4
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Scala also 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 that cited Scala.

1 34 (82.93%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (65.85%) HTML
2 27 (65.85%) CSS
3 26 (63.41%) REST
4 25 (60.98%) HTML5
5 24 (58.54%) CSS3
5 24 (58.54%) JavaScript
5 24 (58.54%) Git (software)
6 23 (56.10%) JUnit
6 23 (56.10%) Jenkins
7 22 (53.66%) Ajax
8 21 (51.22%) JSON
9 20 (48.78%) Subversion
10 18 (43.90%) Play Framework
10 18 (43.90%) jQuery
10 18 (43.90%) Java
10 18 (43.90%) HTTP
11 16 (39.02%) MongoDB
11 16 (39.02%) Jasmine
12 9 (21.95%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (21.95%) BDD
13 8 (19.51%) XML
13 8 (19.51%) Scrum
14 7 (17.07%) Technical Architecture
14 7 (17.07%) XHTML
15 6 (14.63%) Linux
15 6 (14.63%) Pair Programming
15 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
15 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
16 4 (9.76%) Open Source

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Scala also 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 that cited Scala. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) JBoss
1 1 (2.44%) Apache
1 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.44%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 18 (43.90%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.44%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.44%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 24 (58.54%) Git (software)
2 23 (56.10%) JUnit
2 23 (56.10%) Jenkins
3 20 (48.78%) Subversion
4 16 (39.02%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.44%) Selenium
5 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (73.17%) Developer
2 19 (46.34%) Scala Developer
3 10 (24.39%) Architect
3 10 (24.39%) Technical Architect
4 5 (12.20%) AWS Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Tester
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Developer
7 1 (2.44%) Automation Tester
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Automation Tester
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Tester
7 1 (2.44%) Java Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (65.85%) HTML
1 27 (65.85%) CSS
2 26 (63.41%) REST
3 25 (60.98%) HTML5
4 24 (58.54%) CSS3
5 22 (53.66%) Ajax
6 21 (51.22%) JSON
7 18 (43.90%) jQuery
7 18 (43.90%) Play Framework
8 9 (21.95%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (19.51%) XML
10 7 (17.07%) XHTML
11 3 (7.32%) J2EE
11 3 (7.32%) SOAP
11 3 (7.32%) Akka
12 2 (4.88%) Spring
12 2 (4.88%) RESTful
13 1 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
13 1 (2.44%) Gherkin
13 1 (2.44%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (82.93%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (21.95%) BDD
3 8 (19.51%) Scrum
4 7 (17.07%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (14.63%) Pair Programming
5 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
6 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.32%) TDD
7 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.88%) MVC
7 2 (4.88%) DevOps
7 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.44%) Web Development
8 1 (2.44%) Build Automation
8 1 (2.44%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (2.44%) OOP
8 1 (2.44%) OO
8 1 (2.44%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) JavaScript
2 18 (43.90%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) C#
3 1 (2.44%) Ruby
3 1 (2.44%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.44%) ISO 14001
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.44%) Ansible
1 1 (2.44%) SELinux
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Red Hat