The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Yorkshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scala
Rank 117 110 109
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing Scala 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.078% 0.048% 0.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.18% 0.14% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £375 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
- +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1084 711 804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.15% 34.48% 31.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 736 366 454
Average daily rate £315 £300 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £410 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 21
Average hourly rate £29.00 £16.46 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.15% +9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £12.15 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £36.75 £37.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
Scala
England

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
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 17 April 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
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IT Job Ads
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Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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West Yorkshire -22 2 £375 -
Scala
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Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Akka
2 3 (60.00%) Play Framework
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) OO
3 2 (40.00%) SVG
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) Batik
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Process Management
3 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (40.00%) CouchDB
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (20.00%) Sass
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Magnolia
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum

Scala
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (20.00%) Magnolia
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) CouchDB
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Scala Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Akka
1 3 (60.00%) Play Framework
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) SVG
2 2 (40.00%) Batik
3 1 (20.00%) Velocity
3 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (20.00%) FreeMarker
3 1 (20.00%) Spring Web Flow
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Sass
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) J2SE
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Process Management
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Pair Programming
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle