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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 59 48 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -32
Contract jobs citing Scala 3 26 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.54% 3.32% 9.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.99% 6.77% 24.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 22 66
Median daily rate £450 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
304 384 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 55.17% 49.04% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 274 213
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £28.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -22.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £15.20 £20.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.13 £22.50 £33.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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
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 27 May 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
West Wales +5 3 £450 -6.49%
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 28 (100.00%) Java
2 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (89.29%) MongoDB
3 24 (85.71%) NoSQL
3 24 (85.71%) Go
3 24 (85.71%) TDD
3 24 (85.71%) Perl
3 24 (85.71%) SQL
3 24 (85.71%) Unix
4 23 (82.14%) Mojolicious
4 23 (82.14%) RESTful
4 23 (82.14%) jQuery
5 22 (78.57%) Selenium
5 22 (78.57%) Cucumber
6 21 (75.00%) Software Engineering
6 21 (75.00%) Redis
6 21 (75.00%) Kafka
6 21 (75.00%) OO
7 17 (60.71%) Legal
8 10 (35.71%) OAuth2
8 10 (35.71%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (25.00%) HTML
10 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
11 4 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
11 4 (14.29%) CSS
11 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
12 3 (10.71%) XML
12 3 (10.71%) Linux
12 3 (10.71%) Finance
13 2 (7.14%) Relational Database

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 10 (35.71%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
2 1 (3.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (89.29%) MongoDB
2 24 (85.71%) NoSQL
3 21 (75.00%) Redis
4 2 (7.14%) Neo4j
4 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (78.57%) Cucumber
1 22 (78.57%) Selenium
2 1 (3.57%) Concordion
2 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (60.71%) Legal
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (46.43%) Java Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Perl Developer
4 3 (10.71%) MongoDB Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Database Developer
6 1 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Digital Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Digital Transformation
6 1 (3.57%) Java Scala Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Perl Software Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Scala Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) jQuery
1 23 (82.14%) Mojolicious
1 23 (82.14%) RESTful
2 21 (75.00%) Kafka
3 10 (35.71%) OAuth2
4 7 (25.00%) HTML
5 4 (14.29%) CSS
6 3 (10.71%) XML
7 2 (7.14%) Ajax
7 2 (7.14%) Dropwizard
7 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
7 2 (7.14%) JAX-RS
7 2 (7.14%) REST
7 2 (7.14%) XHTML
8 1 (3.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) Unix
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (85.71%) TDD
3 21 (75.00%) OO
3 21 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (7.14%) Web Design
5 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.57%) BDD
5 1 (3.57%) DevOps
5 1 (3.57%) Pair Programming
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (3.57%) Scrum
5 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) Java
2 24 (85.71%) Go
2 24 (85.71%) Perl
2 24 (85.71%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) ANSI SQL
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland