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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 63 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing Scala 9 20 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.03% 2.54% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.31% 6.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £464 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.11% +5.88%
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
390 297 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 44.52% 37.69% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 207 111
Average daily rate £330 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £27.63 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.65% -30.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.38 £23.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.38 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
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 29 July 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 -9 9 £375 -28.57%
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (87.10%) Java
3 23 (74.19%) TDD
4 15 (48.39%) OO
5 14 (45.16%) SQL
5 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
6 13 (41.94%) Perl
6 13 (41.94%) MongoDB
7 12 (38.71%) Mojolicious
7 12 (38.71%) UNIX
7 12 (38.71%) jQuery
7 12 (38.71%) RESTful
8 11 (35.48%) OAuth
8 11 (35.48%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (25.81%) Legal
9 8 (25.81%) Scrum
9 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
10 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
11 6 (19.35%) BDD
12 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
12 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
12 5 (16.13%) J2EE
13 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
13 4 (12.90%) CSS
13 4 (12.90%) JBoss
13 4 (12.90%) HTML
13 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
14 3 (9.68%) Web Development
14 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 11 (35.48%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (12.90%) JBoss
3 2 (6.45%) WildFly
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
3 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
General
1 8 (25.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) Java Developer
3 8 (25.81%) AWS Developer
4 7 (22.58%) Perl Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Scala Developer
6 4 (12.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (9.68%) Web Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.45%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Tester
8 2 (6.45%) Tester
8 2 (6.45%) Agile Java Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Scala Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Performance Tester
9 1 (3.23%) Automation Tester
9 1 (3.23%) Senior Automation Tester
9 1 (3.23%) Security Tester
9 1 (3.23%) Software Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Performance Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) jQuery
1 12 (38.71%) RESTful
1 12 (38.71%) Mojolicious
2 11 (35.48%) OAuth
3 5 (16.13%) J2EE
4 4 (12.90%) CSS
4 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
4 4 (12.90%) HTML
5 3 (9.68%) SOAP
5 3 (9.68%) REST
6 2 (6.45%) CSS3
6 2 (6.45%) Backbone.js
6 2 (6.45%) HTML5
6 2 (6.45%) AngularJS
6 2 (6.45%) React
7 1 (3.23%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (3.23%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
7 1 (3.23%) Sass
7 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) W3C
2 1 (3.23%) Java Card
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) UNIX
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (90.32%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (74.19%) TDD
3 15 (48.39%) OO
4 14 (45.16%) Software Engineering
5 8 (25.81%) Scrum
6 6 (19.35%) BDD
7 3 (9.68%) Open Source
7 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.68%) Web Development
7 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.45%) Kanban
8 2 (6.45%) Non-Functional Testing
8 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.45%) DevOps
9 1 (3.23%) Graceful Degradation
9 1 (3.23%) OOP
9 1 (3.23%) Test Strategy
9 1 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (3.23%) Build Automation
9 1 (3.23%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) Java
2 14 (45.16%) SQL
3 13 (41.94%) Perl
4 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.45%) Ruby
6 1 (3.23%) Groovy
6 1 (3.23%) ActionScript
6 1 (3.23%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
1 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) SELinux
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat