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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 33 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Contract jobs citing Scala 40 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.76% 0.59% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.56% 1.84% -
Number of daily rates quoted 36 3 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 -
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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
346 163 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 49.86% 31.84% 37.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 94 108
Average daily rate £350 £302 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.89% -3.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +109.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £18.97 £9.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £45.00 £19.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +4 26 £495 +27.74%
West Wales +8 12 £514 +28.43%
Scala
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Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 47 (74.60%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (55.56%) HTML
2 35 (55.56%) REST
3 34 (53.97%) JSON
4 33 (52.38%) HTML5
4 33 (52.38%) CSS
5 32 (50.79%) Java
6 31 (49.21%) MongoDB
6 31 (49.21%) Git (software)
7 30 (47.62%) CSS3
7 30 (47.62%) JavaScript
8 27 (42.86%) Ajax
8 27 (42.86%) jQuery
9 25 (39.68%) Jenkins
10 24 (38.10%) Subversion
10 24 (38.10%) JUnit
11 21 (33.33%) Jasmine
12 20 (31.75%) HTTP
13 19 (30.16%) Play Framework
14 14 (22.22%) BDD
15 12 (19.05%) Open Source
15 12 (19.05%) Spring
15 12 (19.05%) Scrum
15 12 (19.05%) Mentoring
16 11 (17.46%) Linux
16 11 (17.46%) RESTful
17 10 (15.87%) XML
17 10 (15.87%) OO
18 9 (14.29%) JBoss
18 9 (14.29%) SOAP

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (14.29%) JBoss
2 8 (12.70%) IIS
3 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (49.21%) MongoDB
2 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
3 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.59%) MySQL
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.59%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 31 (49.21%) Git (software)
2 25 (39.68%) Jenkins
3 24 (38.10%) Subversion
3 24 (38.10%) JUnit
4 21 (33.33%) Jasmine
5 5 (7.94%) Selenium
6 4 (6.35%) Cucumber
6 4 (6.35%) QUnit
6 4 (6.35%) Sinon.JS
7 3 (4.76%) Hudson
7 3 (4.76%) Trac
7 3 (4.76%) JIRA
8 2 (3.17%) WebDriver
9 1 (1.59%) Grunt
9 1 (1.59%) PhantomJS
General
1 2 (3.17%) Legal
2 1 (1.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (66.67%) Developer
2 20 (31.75%) Scala Developer
3 14 (22.22%) Architect
3 14 (22.22%) Technical Architect
4 7 (11.11%) Web Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Perl Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Build Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Java Architect
6 3 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Java Technical Architect
7 2 (3.17%) Automation Tester
7 2 (3.17%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Tester
8 1 (1.59%) Test Analyst
8 1 (1.59%) Programmer
8 1 (1.59%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (55.56%) HTML
1 35 (55.56%) REST
2 34 (53.97%) JSON
3 33 (52.38%) HTML5
3 33 (52.38%) CSS
4 30 (47.62%) CSS3
5 27 (42.86%) Ajax
5 27 (42.86%) jQuery
6 19 (30.16%) Play Framework
7 12 (19.05%) Spring
8 11 (17.46%) RESTful
9 10 (15.87%) XML
10 9 (14.29%) SOAP
10 9 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (12.70%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (12.70%) Apache Camel
12 7 (11.11%) XHTML
13 6 (9.52%) Gherkin
14 4 (6.35%) Sass
14 4 (6.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Open Source
2 7 (11.11%) Clustering
3 2 (3.17%) W3C
4 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Linux
2 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (12.70%) Windows
3 2 (3.17%) Android
3 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (74.60%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.22%) BDD
3 12 (19.05%) Scrum
3 12 (19.05%) Mentoring
4 10 (15.87%) OO
5 9 (14.29%) TDD
6 8 (12.70%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (11.11%) MVC
7 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 7 (11.11%) Pair Programming
8 6 (9.52%) OOP
9 3 (4.76%) Coaching
9 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (4.76%) SOA
9 3 (4.76%) Load Testing
9 3 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.76%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.17%) Automated Testing
10 2 (3.17%) Kanban
11 1 (1.59%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.79%) Java
2 30 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.52%) Ruby
4 5 (7.94%) Python
4 5 (7.94%) PHP
5 4 (6.35%) Perl
6 2 (3.17%) SQL
7 1 (1.59%) C#
7 1 (1.59%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) VMware
1 8 (12.70%) BMC
1 8 (12.70%) Red Hat
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle