The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 11 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing Scala 9 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 12.16% 5.56% 2.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.71% 9.38% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 1
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£515 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.75% +14.28%
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 -
Scala
Wales

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 Wales region.

Programming Languages Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
35 32 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 47.30% 59.26% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 2
Average daily rate £526 £302 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.25% -13.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Scala across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Scala Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

Scala
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 3 months to 29 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
Swansea +6 9 £515 +28.75%
Scala
Wales

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 24 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (45.83%) Mentoring
4 10 (41.67%) Open Source
4 10 (41.67%) BDD
5 9 (37.50%) REST
5 9 (37.50%) Spring
5 9 (37.50%) JSON
5 9 (37.50%) Linux
6 8 (33.33%) JBoss
6 8 (33.33%) BMC
6 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 8 (33.33%) IIS
6 8 (33.33%) SOAP
6 8 (33.33%) Windows
6 8 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
6 8 (33.33%) VMware
6 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (33.33%) MongoDB
6 8 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (33.33%) Apache Camel
6 8 (33.33%) Hyperic
7 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (29.17%) Pair Programming
7 7 (29.17%) Clustering
8 6 (25.00%) Scrum
9 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
9 5 (20.83%) Selenium

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 8 (33.33%) IIS
1 8 (33.33%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 8 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Selenium
2 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Technical Architect
1 11 (45.83%) Architect
2 6 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Build Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Java Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Tester
4 2 (8.33%) Automation Tester
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Tester
5 1 (4.17%) Test Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) QA Tester
5 1 (4.17%) QA Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Technical Architect
5 1 (4.17%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) Spring
1 9 (37.50%) JSON
1 9 (37.50%) REST
2 8 (33.33%) SOAP
2 8 (33.33%) Apache Camel
2 8 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (16.67%) Gherkin
4 2 (8.33%) Akka
4 2 (8.33%) Play Framework
5 1 (4.17%) HTML5
5 1 (4.17%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
5 1 (4.17%) HTML
5 1 (4.17%) J2EE
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Open Source
2 7 (29.17%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Mentoring
3 10 (41.67%) BDD
4 8 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (29.17%) Pair Programming
6 6 (25.00%) Scrum
7 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
8 4 (16.67%) TDD
9 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (12.50%) Load Testing
10 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
11 1 (4.17%) Test Automation
11 1 (4.17%) Build Automation
11 1 (4.17%) Non-Functional Testing
11 1 (4.17%) DevOps
11 1 (4.17%) MVC
11 1 (4.17%) OO
11 1 (4.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby
3 1 (4.17%) Clojure
3 1 (4.17%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) BMC
1 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 8 (33.33%) VMware