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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scala 15 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.02% - -
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Average daily rate
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£525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
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
279 161 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 37.60% 28.75% 35.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 115 124
Average daily rate £350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £249 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £413 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 9
Average hourly rate £21.80 £40.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.50% +77.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.72 £25.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.25 £49.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 1 August 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 1 August 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
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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 - 12 £525 -
West Wales - 9 £488 - 1
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Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 71 (83.53%) Java
2 58 (68.24%) TDD
3 51 (60.00%) Play Framework
4 50 (58.82%) OO
5 49 (57.65%) BDD
6 45 (52.94%) Akka
7 38 (44.71%) Web Services
8 35 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
8 35 (41.18%) Web Development
8 35 (41.18%) Process Management
9 33 (38.82%) Batik
9 33 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (38.82%) SVG
9 33 (38.82%) Cloud Computing
9 33 (38.82%) CouchDB
10 23 (27.06%) jQuery
11 19 (22.35%) Perl
11 19 (22.35%) MongoDB
12 14 (16.47%) RESTful
13 13 (15.29%) Mojolicious
13 13 (15.29%) Software Engineering
14 12 (14.12%) JavaScript
15 11 (12.94%) SQL
15 11 (12.94%) .NET
15 11 (12.94%) Pair Programming
15 11 (12.94%) OAuth
16 10 (11.76%) HTML5
16 10 (11.76%) JSON
16 10 (11.76%) HTML
16 10 (11.76%) CSS

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 9 (10.59%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 35 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (38.82%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (38.82%) CouchDB
2 19 (22.35%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.18%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.06%) Jasmine
3 5 (5.88%) JUnit
3 5 (5.88%) Subversion
3 5 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (8.24%) Legal
2 1 (1.18%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (62.35%) Developer
2 36 (42.35%) Scala Developer
3 21 (24.71%) Architect
4 17 (20.00%) Java Architect
5 14 (16.47%) Java Developer
6 13 (15.29%) Perl Developer
7 9 (10.59%) Junior
7 9 (10.59%) Junior Java Developer
7 9 (10.59%) Junior .NET Developer
7 9 (10.59%) .NET Developer
7 9 (10.59%) Junior Developer
8 7 (8.24%) Technical Architect
9 6 (7.06%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Consultant
10 3 (3.53%) Agile Business Analyst
10 3 (3.53%) Product Owner
10 3 (3.53%) Analyst
10 3 (3.53%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (3.53%) Business Analyst
11 2 (2.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (60.00%) Play Framework
2 45 (52.94%) Akka
3 38 (44.71%) Web Services
4 33 (38.82%) Batik
4 33 (38.82%) SVG
5 23 (27.06%) jQuery
6 14 (16.47%) RESTful
7 13 (15.29%) Mojolicious
8 11 (12.94%) .NET
8 11 (12.94%) OAuth
9 10 (11.76%) HTML5
9 10 (11.76%) JSON
9 10 (11.76%) HTML
9 10 (11.76%) CSS
10 9 (10.59%) Ajax
11 8 (9.41%) REST
11 8 (9.41%) CSS3
11 8 (9.41%) J2EE
12 5 (5.88%) Spring
12 5 (5.88%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.35%) GIS
1 2 (2.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.41%) UNIX
2 6 (7.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (68.24%) TDD
2 50 (58.82%) OO
3 49 (57.65%) BDD
4 35 (41.18%) Web Development
4 35 (41.18%) Process Management
5 33 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (15.29%) Software Engineering
7 11 (12.94%) Pair Programming
8 9 (10.59%) Scrum
9 8 (9.41%) DevOps
10 7 (8.24%) Configuration Management
11 6 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (5.88%) MVC
13 3 (3.53%) Waterfall
13 3 (3.53%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (3.53%) Business Analysis
13 3 (3.53%) Extreme Programming
13 3 (3.53%) E-Commerce
13 3 (3.53%) RAD
13 3 (3.53%) UML
Programming Languages
1 71 (83.53%) Java
2 19 (22.35%) Perl
3 12 (14.12%) JavaScript
4 11 (12.94%) SQL
5 8 (9.41%) PHP
6 7 (8.24%) Python
7 1 (1.18%) Groovy
7 1 (1.18%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) Puppet
1 6 (7.06%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (7.06%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (2.35%) Zend
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Mortimer Spinks
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