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 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 80 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Scala 59 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.06% - 0.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.28% - 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 0 5
Median daily rate £510 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 - £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Scala
England

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
939 869 748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.79% 32.34% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 540 440
Median daily rate £388 £330 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.42% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 49 26
Median hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% -13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £20.36 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.70 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 53 £510 - 2
Worcestershire - 2 - -
Birmingham - 1 £433 - 1
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 67 (93.06%) Java
2 63 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (81.94%) MongoDB
4 48 (66.67%) Play Framework
5 45 (62.50%) JSON
6 41 (56.94%) Puppet
7 39 (54.17%) Microservices
8 37 (51.39%) DevOps
9 34 (47.22%) Open Source
9 34 (47.22%) Spring
10 25 (34.72%) JavaScript
10 25 (34.72%) WebDriver
11 24 (33.33%) Scrum
12 23 (31.94%) Node.js
13 19 (26.39%) XML
14 18 (25.00%) CSS
14 18 (25.00%) Linux
14 18 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
15 17 (23.61%) J2EE
15 17 (23.61%) J2SE
15 17 (23.61%) Software Engineering
16 16 (22.22%) Software Architecture
16 16 (22.22%) HTML
16 16 (22.22%) Spring Boot
17 15 (20.83%) SQL
18 14 (19.44%) Git (software)
18 14 (19.44%) Docker
19 13 (18.06%) HTML5
19 13 (18.06%) Selenium
20 12 (16.67%) Security Cleared

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 23 (31.94%) Node.js
2 10 (13.89%) WebLogic
3 7 (9.72%) JBoss
4 6 (8.33%) Apache
5 5 (6.94%) Apache Spark
6 4 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.39%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.39%) Confluence
7 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Heroku
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.78%) Google App Engine
2 2 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.50%) HTTP
2 8 (11.11%) SSL
2 8 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 7 (9.72%) Network Security
4 1 (1.39%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (81.94%) MongoDB
2 5 (6.94%) Apache Hive
2 5 (6.94%) Big Data
2 5 (6.94%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.56%) Impala
3 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.78%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.78%) HBase
5 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.39%) MySQL
6 1 (1.39%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 25 (34.72%) WebDriver
2 14 (19.44%) Git (software)
3 13 (18.06%) Selenium
4 12 (16.67%) JUnit
5 9 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 8 (11.11%) IntelliJ
7 6 (8.33%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.78%) JIRA
8 2 (2.78%) Spock
8 2 (2.78%) TestNG
9 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.39%) Gatling
9 1 (1.39%) Maven
9 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 2 (2.78%) Aerospace
1 2 (2.78%) Games
2 1 (1.39%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.39%) Retail
2 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (50.00%) Developer
2 31 (43.06%) Architect
3 25 (34.72%) Digital Architect
3 25 (34.72%) Software Architect
4 16 (22.22%) Java Developer
5 15 (20.83%) Java Architect
6 14 (19.44%) Software Engineer
7 12 (16.67%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 10 (13.89%) Java Software Architect
9 9 (12.50%) Scala Developer
10 7 (9.72%) Digital Developer
10 7 (9.72%) Software Developer
11 6 (8.33%) Java Engineer
11 6 (8.33%) Java Scala Developer
11 6 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
11 6 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
11 6 (8.33%) Lead Developer
12 5 (6.94%) Hadoop Developer
12 5 (6.94%) Scala Software Engineer
13 4 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (66.67%) Play Framework
2 45 (62.50%) JSON
3 34 (47.22%) Spring
4 19 (26.39%) XML
5 18 (25.00%) CSS
6 17 (23.61%) J2EE
6 17 (23.61%) J2SE
7 16 (22.22%) HTML
7 16 (22.22%) Spring Boot
8 13 (18.06%) HTML5
9 11 (15.28%) REST
10 10 (13.89%) SOAP
11 8 (11.11%) Hibernate
12 7 (9.72%) EJB
13 2 (2.78%) Ajax
14 1 (1.39%) Apache Avro
14 1 (1.39%) Java SE
14 1 (1.39%) RESTful
14 1 (1.39%) Web Services
14 1 (1.39%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (2.78%) Mobile Games
3 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Linux
2 11 (15.28%) Unix
3 2 (2.78%) Fedora
3 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (54.17%) Microservices
3 37 (51.39%) DevOps
4 34 (47.22%) Open Source
5 24 (33.33%) Scrum
6 18 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 17 (23.61%) Software Engineering
8 16 (22.22%) Software Architecture
9 11 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (9.72%) Configuration Management
10 7 (9.72%) Service Management
11 4 (5.56%) Data Modelling
11 4 (5.56%) Logical Data Model
11 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.56%) TDD
12 3 (4.17%) Test Strategy
12 3 (4.17%) User Stories
12 3 (4.17%) Workflow
13 2 (2.78%) Automated Testing
13 2 (2.78%) Big Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 67 (93.06%) Java
2 25 (34.72%) JavaScript
3 15 (20.83%) SQL
4 10 (13.89%) C#
5 6 (8.33%) Haskell
6 3 (4.17%) Groovy
6 3 (4.17%) Python
7 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.78%) C++
8 1 (1.39%) Clojure
8 1 (1.39%) PHP
8 1 (1.39%) Ruby
8 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.28%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.39%) ISEB
3 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 14 (19.44%) Docker
2 3 (4.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 41 (56.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) webMethods
2 8 (11.11%) Adobe
3 2 (2.78%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.78%) Google
3 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle
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