The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
England / West Midlands
Rank 90 110 101
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Contract jobs citing Scala 36 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.49% 0.34% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.92% 1.02% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 2 4
Median daily rate £450 £488 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £358 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £618 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £495
% change year-on-year
+14.70% -14.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
731 784 606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.32% 33.33% 28.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 478 382
Median daily rate £375 £365 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 38
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.92 £20.00 £16.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +10.87%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Scala as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Scala across the West Midlands region.

Scala Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Scala
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Scala
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Shropshire - 16 £453 - 1
Coventry -16 4 £488 -25.00%
Worcestershire - 3 £363 -
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Scala.

1 54 (85.71%) Java
2 53 (84.13%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (55.56%) MongoDB
4 34 (53.97%) Open Source
5 31 (49.21%) Play Framework
5 31 (49.21%) JSON
5 31 (49.21%) CSS
6 23 (36.51%) Ruby
6 23 (36.51%) Linux
7 22 (34.92%) NoSQL
8 21 (33.33%) HTML
9 18 (28.57%) IntelliJ
9 18 (28.57%) Jenkins
10 17 (26.98%) DevOps
10 17 (26.98%) Python
10 17 (26.98%) Automated Testing
10 17 (26.98%) Scrum
10 17 (26.98%) HTML5
10 17 (26.98%) Git (software)
11 15 (23.81%) Spring
11 15 (23.81%) QA
11 15 (23.81%) Selenium
11 15 (23.81%) RESTful
11 15 (23.81%) TDD
12 14 (22.22%) Cucumber
12 14 (22.22%) REST
12 14 (22.22%) CSS3
12 14 (22.22%) Microservices
13 13 (20.63%) Ajax
13 13 (20.63%) HTTP

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 8 (12.70%) Confluence
2 6 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 5 (7.94%) nginx
4 3 (4.76%) Apache Spark
5 2 (3.17%) Apache
5 2 (3.17%) JBoss
5 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.29%) GitHub
2 5 (7.94%) Google Analytics
3 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.63%) HTTP
2 5 (7.94%) SSL
2 5 (7.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (55.56%) MongoDB
2 22 (34.92%) NoSQL
3 9 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 7 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (6.35%) MySQL
6 3 (4.76%) Big Data
6 3 (4.76%) Hadoop
7 2 (3.17%) CouchDB
7 2 (3.17%) Riak
Development Applications
1 18 (28.57%) IntelliJ
1 18 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 17 (26.98%) Git (software)
3 15 (23.81%) Selenium
4 14 (22.22%) Cucumber
5 13 (20.63%) JUnit
6 9 (14.29%) Subversion
7 8 (12.70%) JIRA
7 8 (12.70%) RSpec
8 6 (9.52%) WebDriver
9 5 (7.94%) Ant
9 5 (7.94%) Eclipse
9 5 (7.94%) Gatling
9 5 (7.94%) Grunt
9 5 (7.94%) gulp
9 5 (7.94%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (7.94%) Sublime Text
10 3 (4.76%) Capybara
10 3 (4.76%) git-flow
11 1 (1.59%) Gradle
General
1 5 (7.94%) Games
Job Titles
1 50 (79.37%) Developer
2 34 (53.97%) Scala Developer
3 24 (38.10%) Java Developer
4 12 (19.05%) Java Scala Developer
5 9 (14.29%) Programmer
6 7 (11.11%) Java Programmer
6 7 (11.11%) Linux Developer
6 7 (11.11%) MongoDB Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Architect
7 5 (7.94%) Open Source Developer
7 5 (7.94%) QA Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) QA Test Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Technical Architect
7 5 (7.94%) Test Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Quality Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Tester
9 3 (4.76%) Big Data Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Digital Technical Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Hadoop Developer
9 3 (4.76%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (49.21%) CSS
1 31 (49.21%) JSON
1 31 (49.21%) Play Framework
2 21 (33.33%) HTML
3 17 (26.98%) HTML5
4 15 (23.81%) RESTful
4 15 (23.81%) Spring
5 14 (22.22%) CSS3
5 14 (22.22%) REST
6 13 (20.63%) Ajax
6 13 (20.63%) XML
7 11 (17.46%) Ruby on Rails
8 9 (14.29%) Django
9 7 (11.11%) Gherkin
9 7 (11.11%) Node.js
10 6 (9.52%) AngularJS
10 6 (9.52%) J2EE
10 6 (9.52%) jQuery
10 6 (9.52%) Web Services
11 5 (7.94%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) User Experience
2 3 (4.76%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (36.51%) Linux
2 5 (7.94%) Ubuntu
2 5 (7.94%) Windows
3 4 (6.35%) Unix
4 3 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (84.13%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (53.97%) Open Source
3 17 (26.98%) Automated Testing
3 17 (26.98%) DevOps
3 17 (26.98%) Scrum
4 15 (23.81%) TDD
5 14 (22.22%) Microservices
6 12 (19.05%) Configuration Management
7 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (12.70%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (12.70%) User Stories
8 8 (12.70%) Web Design
9 7 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 7 (11.11%) Test Automation
10 5 (7.94%) Analytics
10 5 (7.94%) Automation Testing
10 5 (7.94%) Defect Tracking
10 5 (7.94%) MVC
10 5 (7.94%) Test Scripting
10 5 (7.94%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (85.71%) Java
2 23 (36.51%) Ruby
3 17 (26.98%) Python
4 10 (15.87%) Groovy
4 10 (15.87%) JavaScript
5 9 (14.29%) C#
5 9 (14.29%) SQL
6 5 (7.94%) Haskell
6 5 (7.94%) Perl
7 3 (4.76%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (23.81%) QA
2 4 (6.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (17.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (19.05%) Puppet
2 6 (9.52%) Grafana
3 5 (7.94%) Kibana
4 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Google
2 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.17%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.59%) Splunk
4 1 (1.59%) webMethods
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