The table below looks at the statistics for Scala skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scala
Rank 110 140 125
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -15
Contract jobs citing Scala 36 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.23% 0.24% 0.040%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.79% 0.55% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 6 0
Average daily rate £475 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 Yorkshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1290 1262 1073
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 44.01% 42.53% 42.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 915 815 729
Average daily rate £400 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £332
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 24
Average hourly rate £32.50 £38.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +31.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £26.00 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Scala
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Scala Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Scala
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Scala Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Scala
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Scala across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Scala Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Scala
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
West Yorkshire +16 24 £500 +3.62% 4
South Yorkshire +3 10 £394 -12.50% 2
North Yorkshire +6 1 £475 +5.55%
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 67 (91.78%) Java
2 54 (73.97%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (61.64%) Spring
4 37 (50.68%) TDD
5 33 (45.21%) Scrum
6 31 (42.47%) Hibernate
7 30 (41.10%) HTML
8 29 (39.73%) JavaScript
9 28 (38.36%) Git (software)
10 27 (36.99%) Ruby
11 26 (35.62%) REST
12 21 (28.77%) MongoDB
12 21 (28.77%) JSON
12 21 (28.77%) Python
13 20 (27.40%) CSS
13 20 (27.40%) BDD
14 19 (26.03%) NoSQL
15 17 (23.29%) Linux
16 16 (21.92%) Groovy
16 16 (21.92%) Clojure
17 15 (20.55%) RESTful
17 15 (20.55%) Microservices
18 14 (19.18%) Play Framework
18 14 (19.18%) Kanban
18 14 (19.18%) HTML5
18 14 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
18 14 (19.18%) Unix
19 13 (17.81%) Pair Programming
19 13 (17.81%) Maven
19 13 (17.81%) Open Source

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 10 (13.70%) Apache
1 10 (13.70%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.22%) Node.js
3 5 (6.85%) nginx
4 4 (5.48%) Apache Spark
5 3 (4.11%) Confluence
6 1 (1.37%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.37%) CMS
6 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.37%) JBoss
6 1 (1.37%) Liferay
6 1 (1.37%) Magnolia
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) HTTP
1 5 (6.85%) Internet
2 4 (5.48%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (28.77%) MongoDB
2 19 (26.03%) NoSQL
3 8 (10.96%) Relational Database
4 7 (9.59%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (8.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (8.22%) MySQL
5 6 (8.22%) Oracle Database
6 5 (6.85%) Redis
7 4 (5.48%) Hadoop
7 4 (5.48%) HBase
8 1 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.37%) Jackrabbit
8 1 (1.37%) Riak
Development Applications
1 28 (38.36%) Git (software)
2 13 (17.81%) Maven
3 11 (15.07%) Selenium
4 10 (13.70%) Cucumber
5 9 (12.33%) JIRA
5 9 (12.33%) Subversion
6 8 (10.96%) Mercurial
7 7 (9.59%) Ant
8 6 (8.22%) Gatling
8 6 (8.22%) Gradle
8 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
8 6 (8.22%) JMeter
8 6 (8.22%) LoadRunner
8 6 (8.22%) Mockito
8 6 (8.22%) SilkPerformer
8 6 (8.22%) SoapUI
8 6 (8.22%) The Grinder
8 6 (8.22%) Visual Studio
8 6 (8.22%) VisualVM
8 6 (8.22%) YourKit
General
1 1 (1.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 55 (75.34%) Developer
2 47 (64.38%) Java Developer
3 20 (27.40%) Scala Developer
4 14 (19.18%) Java Scala Developer
5 13 (17.81%) Senior Developer
5 13 (17.81%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (16.44%) Agile Developer
7 10 (13.70%) Agile Java Developer
8 9 (12.33%) Architect
8 9 (12.33%) Technical Architect
9 8 (10.96%) Senior Java Scala Developer
9 8 (10.96%) Senior Scala Developer
10 7 (9.59%) QA Engineer
10 7 (9.59%) QA Test Engineer
10 7 (9.59%) Test Engineer
11 6 (8.22%) Performance Analyst
11 6 (8.22%) Performance Engineer
11 6 (8.22%) Performance Test Analyst
11 6 (8.22%) QA Analyst
11 6 (8.22%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (61.64%) Spring
2 31 (42.47%) Hibernate
3 30 (41.10%) HTML
4 26 (35.62%) REST
5 21 (28.77%) JSON
6 20 (27.40%) CSS
7 15 (20.55%) RESTful
8 14 (19.18%) HTML5
8 14 (19.18%) Play Framework
9 11 (15.07%) SOAP
10 10 (13.70%) CSS3
11 9 (12.33%) Akka
11 9 (12.33%) Web Services
12 8 (10.96%) Django
13 7 (9.59%) AngularJS
13 7 (9.59%) Spring Integration
13 7 (9.59%) Spring MVC
14 6 (8.22%) Spring Boot
14 6 (8.22%) Velocity
15 5 (6.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.11%) Social Media
3 3 (4.11%) User Experience
4 2 (2.74%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.37%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.29%) Linux
2 14 (19.18%) Unix
3 10 (13.70%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (73.97%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (50.68%) TDD
3 33 (45.21%) Scrum
4 20 (27.40%) BDD
5 15 (20.55%) Microservices
6 14 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (19.18%) Kanban
7 13 (17.81%) Open Source
7 13 (17.81%) Pair Programming
8 11 (15.07%) OO
8 11 (15.07%) OOP
9 9 (12.33%) MVC
9 9 (12.33%) SOA
9 9 (12.33%) Software Delivery
10 8 (10.96%) Concurrent Programming
11 6 (8.22%) Non-Functional Testing
11 6 (8.22%) Root Cause Analysis
12 5 (6.85%) Configuration Management
12 5 (6.85%) Software Architecture
13 4 (5.48%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 67 (91.78%) Java
2 29 (39.73%) JavaScript
3 27 (36.99%) Ruby
4 21 (28.77%) Python
5 16 (21.92%) Clojure
5 16 (21.92%) Groovy
6 6 (8.22%) CoffeeScript
6 6 (8.22%) PHP
6 6 (8.22%) VBA
6 6 (8.22%) VBScript
7 5 (6.85%) Perl
8 4 (5.48%) HiveQL
8 4 (5.48%) R
9 3 (4.11%) Jython
10 2 (2.74%) Go
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.74%) BC Cleared
2 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) QA
2 4 (5.48%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.37%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (9.59%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) Puppet
2 3 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (9.59%) Oracle
2 6 (8.22%) AppDynamics
2 6 (8.22%) Dynatrace
2 6 (8.22%) IBM
2 6 (8.22%) New Relic
3 2 (2.74%) VMware
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