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 24 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 53 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -
Contract jobs citing Scala 20 65 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.59% 8.95% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.93% 23.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 60 0
Average daily rate
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£431 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Scala
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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
337 282 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 43.71% 38.84% 34.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 195 93
Average daily rate £350 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +61.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.23 £25.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £34.60 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.73% +4.28%

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 24 April 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 24 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
South Wales -28 13 £400 -11.11% 1
West Wales -17 7 £481 +13.23%
Scala
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Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 45 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (54.90%) Java
3 27 (52.94%) Git (software)
4 26 (50.98%) HTML
4 26 (50.98%) CSS
4 26 (50.98%) jQuery
5 25 (49.02%) REST
6 24 (47.06%) CSS3
6 24 (47.06%) MongoDB
6 24 (47.06%) HTML5
7 23 (45.10%) Jenkins
7 23 (45.10%) JavaScript
7 23 (45.10%) JUnit
8 22 (43.14%) Ajax
9 20 (39.22%) Subversion
9 20 (39.22%) JSON
10 18 (35.29%) HTTP
11 17 (33.33%) Play Framework
12 16 (31.37%) Jasmine
12 16 (31.37%) TDD
13 11 (21.57%) Security Cleared
14 10 (19.61%) RESTful
14 10 (19.61%) Scrum
14 10 (19.61%) SQL
15 9 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
16 8 (15.69%) Mojolicious
16 8 (15.69%) Perl
16 8 (15.69%) XML
16 8 (15.69%) UNIX
16 8 (15.69%) OO

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (13.73%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (7.84%) JBoss
3 2 (3.92%) WildFly
4 1 (1.96%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.96%) Mule
4 1 (1.96%) Mule ESB
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 18 (35.29%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.96%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (47.06%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.96%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 27 (52.94%) Git (software)
2 23 (45.10%) Jenkins
2 23 (45.10%) JUnit
3 20 (39.22%) Subversion
4 16 (31.37%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.96%) Selenium
5 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (11.76%) Legal
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (84.31%) Developer
2 23 (45.10%) Scala Developer
3 8 (15.69%) AWS Developer
3 8 (15.69%) Java Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Technical Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Perl Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Architect
5 3 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Web Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Tester
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (3.92%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Tester
7 1 (1.96%) Performance Tester
7 1 (1.96%) Senior Performance Tester
7 1 (1.96%) Automation Tester
7 1 (1.96%) Senior Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (50.98%) HTML
1 26 (50.98%) CSS
1 26 (50.98%) jQuery
2 25 (49.02%) REST
3 24 (47.06%) CSS3
3 24 (47.06%) HTML5
4 22 (43.14%) Ajax
5 20 (39.22%) JSON
6 17 (33.33%) Play Framework
7 10 (19.61%) RESTful
8 9 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (15.69%) Mojolicious
9 8 (15.69%) XML
10 7 (13.73%) XHTML
10 7 (13.73%) OAuth
11 5 (9.80%) J2EE
12 3 (5.88%) Hibernate
12 3 (5.88%) SOAP
13 2 (3.92%) Akka
14 1 (1.96%) JSR 170
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Open Source
2 2 (3.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) UNIX
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) TDD
3 10 (19.61%) Scrum
4 8 (15.69%) OO
4 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
5 7 (13.73%) BDD
6 4 (7.84%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (5.88%) Pair Programming
7 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.92%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.92%) DevOps
8 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.92%) Kanban
8 2 (3.92%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.96%) MVC
9 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (1.96%) Performance Testing
9 1 (1.96%) Security Testing
9 1 (1.96%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (54.90%) Java
2 23 (45.10%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.61%) SQL
4 8 (15.69%) Perl
5 1 (1.96%) Ruby
5 1 (1.96%) C#
5 1 (1.96%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.96%) QA
1 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
1 1 (1.96%) Ansible
1 1 (1.96%) SELinux
1 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle
2 1 (1.96%) Red Hat