The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 51 63 33
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -30
Contract jobs citing Scala 31 18 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.77% 2.54% 5.93%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.60% 4.53% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 38
Median daily rate £513 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £65.00 -
Scala
UK

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
408 397 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 49.57% 55.99% 49.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 313 245
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £451 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £29.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% +47.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Scala as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 2 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +22 29 £513 +28.12%
West Wales - 2 £556 -
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Scala also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Scala.

1 36 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (68.42%) TDD
3 25 (65.79%) Java
4 20 (52.63%) BDD
5 16 (42.11%) Python
6 15 (39.47%) Open Source
7 14 (36.84%) RESTful
8 13 (34.21%) Elasticsearch
9 10 (26.32%) Linux
9 10 (26.32%) Relational Database
10 9 (23.68%) Play Framework
10 9 (23.68%) DevOps
10 9 (23.68%) NoSQL
10 9 (23.68%) Scrum
10 9 (23.68%) Hadoop
11 8 (21.05%) Kanban
11 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
11 8 (21.05%) Cloudera
11 8 (21.05%) Big Data
12 7 (18.42%) Jenkins
12 7 (18.42%) HTML
13 6 (15.79%) Ruby
13 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
13 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
13 6 (15.79%) Apache Spark
13 6 (15.79%) Cloud Foundry
13 6 (15.79%) API Design
14 5 (13.16%) Node.js
14 5 (13.16%) REST
14 5 (13.16%) High Availability

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (34.21%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (15.79%) Apache Spark
2 6 (15.79%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (5.26%) Apache Pig
3 2 (5.26%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (13.16%) PaaS
2 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) Relational Database
2 9 (23.68%) Hadoop
2 9 (23.68%) NoSQL
3 8 (21.05%) Big Data
4 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
5 4 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (10.53%) Neo4j
6 2 (5.26%) Apache Hive
6 2 (5.26%) HBase
6 2 (5.26%) Spark SQL
7 1 (2.63%) MariaDB
7 1 (2.63%) Pentaho
7 1 (2.63%) QlikView
7 1 (2.63%) Redis
7 1 (2.63%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Jenkins
2 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) JIRA
4 1 (2.63%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Developer
2 16 (42.11%) Scala Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Java Developer
3 11 (28.95%) Senior Developer
4 8 (21.05%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Architect
5 6 (15.79%) Senior Scala Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Software Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Java Scala Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Leader
7 3 (7.89%) Agile Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Scala Software Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Agile Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Scala Developer
8 2 (5.26%) AWS Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Java Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) SOA Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (36.84%) RESTful
2 9 (23.68%) Play Framework
3 7 (18.42%) HTML
4 5 (13.16%) CSS
4 5 (13.16%) Node.js
4 5 (13.16%) REST
5 4 (10.53%) JSON
5 4 (10.53%) Swagger
6 3 (7.89%) Akka
6 3 (7.89%) Spring
7 2 (5.26%) HTML5
7 2 (5.26%) RAML
8 1 (2.63%) J2EE
8 1 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (68.42%) TDD
3 20 (52.63%) BDD
4 15 (39.47%) Open Source
5 9 (23.68%) DevOps
5 9 (23.68%) Scrum
6 8 (21.05%) Kanban
6 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 6 (15.79%) API Design
8 5 (13.16%) API Development
8 5 (13.16%) High Availability
9 4 (10.53%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (10.53%) MapReduce
9 4 (10.53%) Microservices
9 4 (10.53%) SOA
10 3 (7.89%) OO
11 2 (5.26%) Automated Testing
11 2 (5.26%) Data Management
11 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) Java
2 16 (42.11%) Python
3 6 (15.79%) Ruby
4 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.89%) Go
5 3 (7.89%) SQL
6 1 (2.63%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Docker
2 2 (5.26%) HDFS
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Ansible
2 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.26%) Puppet
3 1 (2.63%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.63%) Nagios
3 1 (2.63%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Cloudera
2 1 (2.63%) Cognos
2 1 (2.63%) Hortonworks
2 1 (2.63%) Splunk
2 1 (2.63%) Tableau
2 1 (2.63%) VMware