The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Scala skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Scala over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Scala
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 121 110
Rank change year-on-year +31 -11  
Contract jobs citing Scala 10 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.55% 0.085% 0.081%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.25% 0.33% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Median daily rate £413 £650 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.53% +62.29%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Scala is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 445 612 590
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 24.57% 25.97% 23.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 360 359
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 12
Median hourly rate £19.66 £12.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.28% -65.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £9.00 £31.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Scala as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Berkshire

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Scala in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala in Berkshire

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in Berkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scala in Berkshire

Scala
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Reading +17 3 £538 - 2
Bracknell - 2 £469 -
Slough - 2 £275 -
Maidenhead - 1 £300 -
Scala
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Scala.

1 16 (66.67%) Big Data
2 15 (62.50%) Java
3 14 (58.33%) Hadoop
3 14 (58.33%) Apache Spark
4 11 (45.83%) Apache Hive
4 11 (45.83%) NoSQL
5 10 (41.67%) MapReduce
6 9 (37.50%) HBase
6 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (29.17%) Analytics
8 6 (25.00%) Sqoop
8 6 (25.00%) Scrum
8 6 (25.00%) Finance
8 6 (25.00%) SQL
8 6 (25.00%) Python
8 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (25.00%) Impala
9 5 (20.83%) HDFS
9 5 (20.83%) Oozie
9 5 (20.83%) ETL
9 5 (20.83%) CSS
9 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
9 5 (20.83%) TDD
9 5 (20.83%) Hortonworks
9 5 (20.83%) Cloudera
9 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
9 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
10 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
10 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 14 (58.33%) Apache Spark
2 4 (16.67%) Apache
3 3 (12.50%) JBoss
4 2 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Pig
5 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) Big Data
2 14 (58.33%) Hadoop
3 11 (45.83%) Apache Hive
3 11 (45.83%) NoSQL
4 9 (37.50%) HBase
5 6 (25.00%) Impala
5 6 (25.00%) Sqoop
6 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
7 4 (16.67%) DB2
8 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (4.17%) Apache Accumulo
9 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (4.17%) Neo4j
9 1 (4.17%) OrientDB
9 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
9 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
3 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 3 (12.50%) JIRA
3 3 (12.50%) Maven
4 1 (4.17%) Selenium
4 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Legal
4 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (12.50%) Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Big Data Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 3 (12.50%) Data Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (12.50%) Java Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Agile Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Big Data Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Data Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Hadoop Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Hadoop Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Scala Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Chief Data Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Network Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) CSS
2 4 (16.67%) HTML
2 4 (16.67%) Play Framework
2 4 (16.67%) REST
3 3 (12.50%) Ehcache
3 3 (12.50%) Gherkin
3 3 (12.50%) OSGi
3 3 (12.50%) SOAP
4 2 (8.33%) Akka
4 2 (8.33%) Apache Camel
4 2 (8.33%) Apache CXF
4 2 (8.33%) J2EE
4 2 (8.33%) Java EE
4 2 (8.33%) JDBC
4 2 (8.33%) JMS
4 2 (8.33%) SAML
5 1 (4.17%) D3.js
5 1 (4.17%) Kafka
5 1 (4.17%) Node.js
5 1 (4.17%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.50%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.17%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) MapReduce
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (29.17%) Analytics
4 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (25.00%) Scrum
5 5 (20.83%) ETL
5 5 (20.83%) TDD
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.67%) Microservices
6 4 (16.67%) MVC
6 4 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 4 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (16.67%) SOA
6 4 (16.67%) Web Design
7 3 (12.50%) Data Architecture
7 3 (12.50%) Front End Development
7 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 3 (12.50%) Web Analytics
8 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) Python
2 6 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.33%) R
5 1 (4.17%) C
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) PhD
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) HDFS
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Flume
2 1 (4.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Oozie
2 1 (4.17%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Cloudera
1 5 (20.83%) Hortonworks
2 4 (16.67%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (12.50%) Ab Initio
3 3 (12.50%) Tableau
4 1 (4.17%) Mapbox
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
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