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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 38 41 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Contract jobs citing Scala 34 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.35% 3.67% 1.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.10% 7.67% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 23 9
Average daily rate £363 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £500 £388
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +29.03%
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
281 326 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 44.25% 47.80% 32.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 212 111
Average daily rate £363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £255 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 5
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.85 £17.43 £28.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.40 £22.50 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +1 30 £375 -25.00% 4
Scala
UK

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 42 (100.00%) Java
2 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (90.48%) MongoDB
3 37 (88.10%) Go
4 36 (85.71%) RESTful
5 35 (83.33%) NoSQL
5 35 (83.33%) TDD
5 35 (83.33%) Perl
5 35 (83.33%) SQL
6 32 (76.19%) Unix
6 32 (76.19%) OO
6 32 (76.19%) jQuery
7 31 (73.81%) Kafka
7 31 (73.81%) Mojolicious
8 30 (71.43%) Redis
8 30 (71.43%) Selenium
8 30 (71.43%) Cucumber
9 28 (66.67%) Software Engineering
10 25 (59.52%) Legal
11 19 (45.24%) Elasticsearch
12 18 (42.86%) OAuth2
13 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
13 7 (16.67%) HTML
14 6 (14.29%) XML
14 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
14 6 (14.29%) Linux
14 6 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
15 5 (11.90%) CSS
15 5 (11.90%) XHTML
15 5 (11.90%) Mac OS X

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (45.24%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (9.52%) Node.js
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (90.48%) MongoDB
2 35 (83.33%) NoSQL
3 30 (71.43%) Redis
4 3 (7.14%) MySQL
5 2 (4.76%) Neo4j
5 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 30 (71.43%) Cucumber
1 30 (71.43%) Selenium
2 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 25 (59.52%) Legal
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (97.62%) Developer
2 15 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 12 (28.57%) Perl Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Lead Developer
5 3 (7.14%) Lead Java Developer
5 3 (7.14%) MongoDB Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Agile Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Scala Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Database Developer
7 1 (2.38%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Perl Programmer
7 1 (2.38%) Perl Software Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Programmer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (85.71%) RESTful
2 32 (76.19%) jQuery
3 31 (73.81%) Kafka
3 31 (73.81%) Mojolicious
4 18 (42.86%) OAuth2
5 7 (16.67%) HTML
6 6 (14.29%) XML
7 5 (11.90%) Ajax
7 5 (11.90%) CSS
7 5 (11.90%) REST
7 5 (11.90%) XHTML
8 3 (7.14%) Java EE
8 3 (7.14%) JSP
8 3 (7.14%) Servlets
9 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
9 2 (4.76%) JAX-RS
10 1 (2.38%) Play Framework
10 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 32 (76.19%) Unix
2 6 (14.29%) Linux
3 5 (11.90%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (83.33%) TDD
3 32 (76.19%) OO
4 28 (66.67%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.90%) BDD
6 3 (7.14%) API Design
7 2 (4.76%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (4.76%) Web Design
7 2 (4.76%) Web Development
8 1 (2.38%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.38%) DevOps
8 1 (2.38%) OOP
8 1 (2.38%) Open Source
8 1 (2.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
2 37 (88.10%) Go
3 35 (83.33%) Perl
3 35 (83.33%) SQL
4 6 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle
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