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 2 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 61 32 44
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +12
Contract jobs citing Scala 5 19 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.69% 3.32% 0.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.69% 9.00% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 18 1
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£490 £475 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% +35.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £485 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.11% +21.42%
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
295 211 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 40.86% 36.89% 35.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 140 84
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £295 £238
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 4 7 10
Average hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £15.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +165.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.88 £25.00 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £175.50 £17.00
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
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 2 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
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -10 2 £490 +12.64% 1
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 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 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (66.67%) REST
3 30 (58.82%) JSON
4 28 (54.90%) HTML
4 28 (54.90%) CSS
5 26 (50.98%) Java
5 26 (50.98%) HTML5
5 26 (50.98%) MongoDB
6 25 (49.02%) CSS3
6 25 (49.02%) Git (software)
6 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
7 24 (47.06%) Jenkins
8 23 (45.10%) JUnit
8 23 (45.10%) Ajax
9 21 (41.18%) Subversion
9 21 (41.18%) jQuery
10 18 (35.29%) Play Framework
10 18 (35.29%) HTTP
11 17 (33.33%) Jasmine
12 12 (23.53%) Open Source
13 11 (21.57%) SOAP
14 10 (19.61%) Spring
14 10 (19.61%) BDD
15 9 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
15 9 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
15 9 (17.65%) Red Hat
15 9 (17.65%) JBoss
16 8 (15.69%) Windows
16 8 (15.69%) BMC
16 8 (15.69%) XML

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 9 (17.65%) JBoss
2 8 (15.69%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.96%) Mule
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 26 (50.98%) MongoDB
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
3 7 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.96%) Jackrabbit
5 1 (1.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (49.02%) Git (software)
2 24 (47.06%) Jenkins
3 23 (45.10%) JUnit
4 21 (41.18%) Subversion
5 17 (33.33%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.96%) Trac
6 1 (1.96%) Sinon.JS
6 1 (1.96%) JIRA
6 1 (1.96%) Hudson
6 1 (1.96%) QUnit
General
1 2 (3.92%) Legal
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (70.59%) Developer
2 19 (37.25%) Scala Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Technical Architect
3 11 (21.57%) Architect
4 4 (7.84%) Web Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Build Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Perl Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Java Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Systems Manager
7 1 (1.96%) Java Technical Architect
7 1 (1.96%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (66.67%) REST
2 30 (58.82%) JSON
3 28 (54.90%) HTML
3 28 (54.90%) CSS
4 26 (50.98%) HTML5
5 25 (49.02%) CSS3
6 23 (45.10%) Ajax
7 21 (41.18%) jQuery
8 18 (35.29%) Play Framework
9 11 (21.57%) SOAP
10 10 (19.61%) Spring
11 9 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (17.65%) RabbitMQ
12 8 (15.69%) Apache Camel
12 8 (15.69%) XML
13 7 (13.73%) XHTML
14 4 (7.84%) RESTful
15 3 (5.88%) Akka
15 3 (5.88%) J2EE
16 2 (3.92%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Open Source
2 7 (13.73%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Windows
1 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (13.73%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.61%) BDD
3 8 (15.69%) Scrum
4 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
4 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
4 7 (13.73%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (11.76%) Pair Programming
6 4 (7.84%) OO
7 3 (5.88%) MVC
7 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.88%) OOP
7 3 (5.88%) TDD
7 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.92%) DevOps
9 1 (1.96%) Coaching
9 1 (1.96%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.96%) Web Development
9 1 (1.96%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.98%) Java
2 25 (49.02%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.92%) Perl
3 2 (3.92%) Ruby
4 1 (1.96%) Clojure
4 1 (1.96%) C#
4 1 (1.96%) PHP
4 1 (1.96%) SQL
4 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.96%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 8 (15.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) Hyperic
2 1 (1.96%) Ansible
2 1 (1.96%) SELinux
2 1 (1.96%) Puppet
2 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Red Hat
2 8 (15.69%) VMware
2 8 (15.69%) BMC
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