The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Wales region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scala 63 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 8.85% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 23.08% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 58 0 0
Average daily rate £450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
- +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
273 142 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 38.34% 33.81% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 92 71
Average daily rate £400 £325 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.76% -38.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £15.00 £19.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.60 £37.50 £31.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Scala
UK

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Wales - 47 £438 - 3
South Wales - 45 £450 - 2
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 53 (75.71%) Java
2 44 (62.86%) TDD
3 40 (57.14%) Play Framework
4 34 (48.57%) Akka
4 34 (48.57%) BDD
4 34 (48.57%) OO
5 29 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (35.71%) Web Services
7 24 (34.29%) Process Management
7 24 (34.29%) Web Development
7 24 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
8 22 (31.43%) CouchDB
8 22 (31.43%) Cloud Computing
8 22 (31.43%) Batik
8 22 (31.43%) SVG
9 18 (25.71%) Perl
9 18 (25.71%) jQuery
10 14 (20.00%) MongoDB
11 13 (18.57%) JavaScript
11 13 (18.57%) Python
12 12 (17.14%) PHP
13 11 (15.71%) HTML
13 11 (15.71%) CSS
13 11 (15.71%) HTML5
14 10 (14.29%) Puppet
14 10 (14.29%) REST
14 10 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
14 10 (14.29%) Software Engineering
15 9 (12.86%) JSON

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (11.43%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 24 (34.29%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (31.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (31.43%) CouchDB
2 14 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.43%) MySQL
4 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Jasmine
2 5 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.14%) Subversion
2 5 (7.14%) JUnit
General
1 6 (8.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (62.86%) Developer
2 32 (45.71%) Scala Developer
3 13 (18.57%) Architect
4 11 (15.71%) Java Developer
5 10 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (14.29%) Java Architect
6 8 (11.43%) Perl Developer
7 7 (10.00%) Technical Architect
8 5 (7.14%) .NET Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Junior Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Junior Java Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Junior .NET Developer
8 5 (7.14%) Consultant
8 5 (7.14%) Junior
9 3 (4.29%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (4.29%) Technical Developer
9 3 (4.29%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (57.14%) Play Framework
2 34 (48.57%) Akka
3 25 (35.71%) Web Services
4 22 (31.43%) Batik
4 22 (31.43%) SVG
5 18 (25.71%) jQuery
6 11 (15.71%) HTML
6 11 (15.71%) CSS
6 11 (15.71%) HTML5
7 10 (14.29%) REST
8 9 (12.86%) JSON
8 9 (12.86%) Ajax
8 9 (12.86%) J2EE
8 9 (12.86%) RESTful
9 8 (11.43%) OAuth
9 8 (11.43%) CSS3
9 8 (11.43%) Mojolicious
10 7 (10.00%) .NET
11 6 (8.57%) Hibernate
11 6 (8.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Open Source
2 2 (2.86%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (62.86%) TDD
2 34 (48.57%) BDD
2 34 (48.57%) OO
3 29 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (34.29%) Process Management
4 24 (34.29%) Web Development
5 10 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 8 (11.43%) Scrum
7 7 (10.00%) Configuration Management
8 6 (8.57%) MVC
9 5 (7.14%) Pair Programming
10 3 (4.29%) RAD
10 3 (4.29%) UML
10 3 (4.29%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.29%) SOA
10 3 (4.29%) Extreme Programming
10 3 (4.29%) Business Analysis
10 3 (4.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (4.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 53 (75.71%) Java
2 18 (25.71%) Perl
3 13 (18.57%) JavaScript
3 13 (18.57%) Python
4 12 (17.14%) PHP
5 8 (11.43%) SQL
6 3 (4.29%) Ruby
7 1 (1.43%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 10 (14.29%) Puppet
1 10 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (8.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (4.29%) Zend
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