The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 50 78 87
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +9
Contract jobs citing Scala 47 30 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.24% 1.56% 0.80%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.52% 3.94% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 16 11
Median daily rate £500 £500 £560
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £463 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £494 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+16.26% -15.00%
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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
625 761 636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 43.10% 39.45% 36.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 479 443
Median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 11
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -40.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £15.25 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £45.00 £41.20
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 West Yorkshire

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

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Scala Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Scala
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Scala
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 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
Leeds +21 46 £500 - 3
Scala
Yorkshire

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scala.

1 109 (80.74%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (76.30%) Java
3 79 (58.52%) RESTful
4 71 (52.59%) HTML
5 67 (49.63%) Ruby
6 65 (48.15%) Scrum
7 63 (46.67%) Open Source
8 62 (45.93%) Python
9 61 (45.19%) Jenkins
10 59 (43.70%) JSON
11 58 (42.96%) Spring
11 58 (42.96%) HTML5
12 57 (42.22%) TDD
13 55 (40.74%) Linux
14 53 (39.26%) Play Framework
15 51 (37.78%) Selenium
16 47 (34.81%) Django
17 46 (34.07%) CSS
18 42 (31.11%) JIRA
19 40 (29.63%) Git (software)
19 40 (29.63%) Confluence
20 37 (27.41%) Cucumber
20 37 (27.41%) Relational Database
21 36 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
22 34 (25.19%) BDD
22 34 (25.19%) REST
23 33 (24.44%) Puppet
23 33 (24.44%) CSS3
23 33 (24.44%) Kanban
23 33 (24.44%) Automated Testing

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 40 (29.63%) Confluence
2 6 (4.44%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.48%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.48%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.74%) Apache
4 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.37%) GitHub
2 2 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.74%) IaaS
3 1 (0.74%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 20 (14.81%) HTTP
2 2 (1.48%) Internet
3 1 (0.74%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (27.41%) Relational Database
2 32 (23.70%) MongoDB
2 32 (23.70%) NoSQL
3 8 (5.93%) Hadoop
3 8 (5.93%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.44%) MySQL
5 5 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (3.70%) Big Data
5 5 (3.70%) HBase
6 4 (2.96%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.48%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.74%) Mahout
8 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.74%) Redis
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 61 (45.19%) Jenkins
2 51 (37.78%) Selenium
3 42 (31.11%) JIRA
4 40 (29.63%) Git (software)
5 37 (27.41%) Cucumber
6 27 (20.00%) JUnit
7 21 (15.56%) WebDriver
8 20 (14.81%) Subversion
9 7 (5.19%) Mercurial
9 7 (5.19%) RSpec
10 6 (4.44%) Maven
10 6 (4.44%) SoapUI
11 4 (2.96%) Grunt
11 4 (2.96%) Vagrant
12 2 (1.48%) DbUnit
12 2 (1.48%) Gatling
12 2 (1.48%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.48%) jMock
12 2 (1.48%) Mockito
12 2 (1.48%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (5.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 82 (60.74%) Developer
2 55 (40.74%) Scala Developer
3 43 (31.85%) Java Developer
4 32 (23.70%) Java Scala Developer
5 21 (15.56%) Architect
6 17 (12.59%) Technical Architect
7 12 (8.89%) Test Engineer
8 10 (7.41%) Senior Developer
9 9 (6.67%) Automation Tester
9 9 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 9 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (6.67%) Tester
10 8 (5.93%) Developer in Test
10 8 (5.93%) Java Architect
10 8 (5.93%) Java Technical Architect
10 8 (5.93%) Senior Scala Developer
10 8 (5.93%) Technical Leader
11 7 (5.19%) Agile Java Developer
11 7 (5.19%) QA Engineer
11 7 (5.19%) Quality Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (58.52%) RESTful
2 71 (52.59%) HTML
3 59 (43.70%) JSON
4 58 (42.96%) HTML5
4 58 (42.96%) Spring
5 53 (39.26%) Play Framework
6 47 (34.81%) Django
7 46 (34.07%) CSS
8 34 (25.19%) REST
9 33 (24.44%) CSS3
10 24 (17.78%) Ajax
11 22 (16.30%) Ruby on Rails
12 19 (14.07%) Spring MVC
13 18 (13.33%) Guice
14 13 (9.63%) Hibernate
15 9 (6.67%) Web Services
16 7 (5.19%) Node.js
17 6 (4.44%) Gherkin
18 5 (3.70%) Akka
18 5 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.11%) Social Media
2 13 (9.63%) User Experience
3 10 (7.41%) Tandem
4 9 (6.67%) Driving Licence
5 7 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.96%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.22%) Statistics
8 2 (1.48%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.48%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.48%) Neural Network
8 2 (1.48%) NHS
9 1 (0.74%) IPTV
9 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.74%) Physics
9 1 (0.74%) Replication
9 1 (0.74%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 55 (40.74%) Linux
2 9 (6.67%) Unix
3 5 (3.70%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.74%) CoreOS
4 1 (0.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (80.74%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (48.15%) Scrum
3 63 (46.67%) Open Source
4 57 (42.22%) TDD
5 36 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
6 34 (25.19%) BDD
7 33 (24.44%) Automated Testing
7 33 (24.44%) Kanban
8 29 (21.48%) Microservices
9 22 (16.30%) Configuration Management
10 20 (14.81%) Mentoring
10 20 (14.81%) Test Automation
10 20 (14.81%) Web Development
11 19 (14.07%) MVC
11 19 (14.07%) Responsive Web Design
11 19 (14.07%) Web Design
12 15 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (10.37%) Automation Testing
13 14 (10.37%) OWASP
13 14 (10.37%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 103 (76.30%) Java
2 67 (49.63%) Ruby
3 62 (45.93%) Python
4 28 (20.74%) JavaScript
5 18 (13.33%) C#
6 14 (10.37%) Groovy
7 9 (6.67%) Clojure
8 3 (2.22%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.22%) C++
8 3 (2.22%) Go
8 3 (2.22%) SQL
9 2 (1.48%) MATLAB
9 2 (1.48%) R
10 1 (0.74%) F#
10 1 (0.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (0.74%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (0.74%) PhD
2 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.85%) QA
2 5 (3.70%) WCAG
3 3 (2.22%) SDET
System Software
1 7 (5.19%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (4.44%) Docker
3 3 (2.22%) HDFS
4 2 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.74%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (24.44%) Puppet
2 28 (20.74%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.22%) Ansible
4 2 (1.48%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (1.48%) Nagios
5 1 (0.74%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.74%) Salt
5 1 (0.74%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 19 (14.07%) Google
2 2 (1.48%) Oracle
2 2 (1.48%) Red Hat
2 2 (1.48%) SaltStack
2 2 (1.48%) VMware
3 1 (0.74%) Hortonworks
3 1 (0.74%) New Relic
3 1 (0.74%) Rackspace
3 1 (0.74%) Splunk