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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scala
Rank 42 42 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Scala 28 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.09% 1.78% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.46% 5.42% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 1
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£500 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
331 166 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 48.39% 32.87% 36.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 113 93
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £277 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 14
Average hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +195.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.76% -5.00%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 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 +2 22 £500 +33.33% 1
West Wales -11 3 £550 +41.93%
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 46 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (56.45%) HTML
2 35 (56.45%) REST
3 33 (53.23%) HTML5
3 33 (53.23%) JSON
3 33 (53.23%) CSS
4 32 (51.61%) Java
5 30 (48.39%) JavaScript
5 30 (48.39%) MongoDB
5 30 (48.39%) Git (software)
5 30 (48.39%) CSS3
6 27 (43.55%) Ajax
7 26 (41.94%) jQuery
8 25 (40.32%) Jenkins
9 24 (38.71%) Subversion
9 24 (38.71%) JUnit
10 21 (33.87%) Jasmine
11 20 (32.26%) HTTP
12 19 (30.65%) Play Framework
13 14 (22.58%) BDD
14 12 (19.35%) Open Source
14 12 (19.35%) Spring
14 12 (19.35%) Mentoring
15 11 (17.74%) Scrum
16 10 (16.13%) XML
16 10 (16.13%) Linux
16 10 (16.13%) RESTful
17 9 (14.52%) KnockoutJS
17 9 (14.52%) TDD
17 9 (14.52%) SOAP

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (14.52%) JBoss
2 8 (12.90%) IIS
3 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.61%) Mule
4 1 (1.61%) Apache
4 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 20 (32.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (48.39%) MongoDB
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) Jackrabbit
4 1 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.61%) MySQL
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (48.39%) Git (software)
2 25 (40.32%) Jenkins
3 24 (38.71%) Subversion
3 24 (38.71%) JUnit
4 21 (33.87%) Jasmine
5 5 (8.06%) Selenium
6 4 (6.45%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.45%) QUnit
6 4 (6.45%) Sinon.JS
7 3 (4.84%) Hudson
7 3 (4.84%) Trac
7 3 (4.84%) JIRA
8 2 (3.23%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.61%) PhantomJS
9 1 (1.61%) Grunt
General
1 2 (3.23%) Legal
2 1 (1.61%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (66.13%) Developer
2 20 (32.26%) Scala Developer
3 14 (22.58%) Architect
3 14 (22.58%) Technical Architect
4 7 (11.29%) Web Developer
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Build Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Java Architect
6 3 (4.84%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (4.84%) Perl Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Tester
7 2 (3.23%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (3.23%) Automation Tester
8 1 (1.61%) QA Specialist
8 1 (1.61%) Senior Automation Tester
8 1 (1.61%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (56.45%) HTML
1 35 (56.45%) REST
2 33 (53.23%) HTML5
2 33 (53.23%) JSON
2 33 (53.23%) CSS
3 30 (48.39%) CSS3
4 27 (43.55%) Ajax
5 26 (41.94%) jQuery
6 19 (30.65%) Play Framework
7 12 (19.35%) Spring
8 10 (16.13%) XML
8 10 (16.13%) RESTful
9 9 (14.52%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (14.52%) SOAP
10 8 (12.90%) RabbitMQ
10 8 (12.90%) Apache Camel
11 7 (11.29%) XHTML
12 6 (9.68%) Gherkin
13 4 (6.45%) Web Services
13 4 (6.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Open Source
2 7 (11.29%) Clustering
3 2 (3.23%) W3C
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Linux
2 8 (12.90%) Windows
2 8 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.23%) Android
3 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.61%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (74.19%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.58%) BDD
3 12 (19.35%) Mentoring
4 11 (17.74%) Scrum
5 9 (14.52%) TDD
5 9 (14.52%) OO
6 8 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (11.29%) Pair Programming
7 7 (11.29%) MVC
7 7 (11.29%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.06%) OOP
9 3 (4.84%) Load Testing
9 3 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.84%) SOA
10 2 (3.23%) Automated Testing
10 2 (3.23%) Kanban
10 2 (3.23%) Coaching
11 1 (1.61%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 32 (51.61%) Java
2 30 (48.39%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.68%) Ruby
4 5 (8.06%) Python
4 5 (8.06%) PHP
5 3 (4.84%) Perl
6 2 (3.23%) SQL
7 1 (1.61%) Clojure
7 1 (1.61%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) VMware
1 8 (12.90%) BMC
1 8 (12.90%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle