Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Scala skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Scala over the 6 months to 21 September 2018 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 98 91
Rank change year-on-year -12 -7 +12
Contract jobs citing Scala 14 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.69% 0.78% 0.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.55% 2.00% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 12
Bristol median daily rate £563 £456 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.29% +1.39% +20.00%
10th Percentile £513 £413 £331
90th Percentile £633 £525 £625
South West median daily rate £525 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +16.67% - +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Scala is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 901 700 667
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 44.67% 38.78% 37.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 443 475
Bristol median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £280 £275 £263
90th Percentile £525 £524 £488
South West median daily rate £415 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 16 26
Bristol median hourly rate £42.25 £42.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.59% +4.94% +11.88%
10th Percentile £35.08 £13.56 £26.95
90th Percentile £49.63 £54.50 £51.21
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £43.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.73% +8.13% +3.90%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Scala as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Bristol

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala in Bristol

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scala in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Scala also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Scala.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 12 (85.71%) Hadoop
2 12 (85.71%) Kafka
2 12 (85.71%) SDLC
3 9 (64.29%) Apache Spark
3 9 (64.29%) Hortonworks
3 9 (64.29%) HBase
4 6 (42.86%) Big Data
4 6 (42.86%) Apache Hive
4 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (42.86%) Banking
4 6 (42.86%) Data Management
4 6 (42.86%) Linux
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
6 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Maven
6 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
6 3 (21.43%) IntelliJ
6 3 (21.43%) JUnit
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (14.29%) Docker
7 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (14.29%) Open Source
7 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
8 1 (7.14%) User Stories
8 1 (7.14%) MongoDB

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 9 (64.29%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) Hadoop
2 9 (64.29%) HBase
3 6 (42.86%) Apache Hive
3 6 (42.86%) Big Data
4 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
2 3 (21.43%) IntelliJ
2 3 (21.43%) JUnit
2 3 (21.43%) Maven
3 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Hadoop Developer
3 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Big Data Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Java Hadoop Developer
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) Kafka
2 1 (7.14%) Dropwizard
2 1 (7.14%) Play Framework
2 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) SDLC
2 6 (42.86%) Data Management
2 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Data Ingestion
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (7.14%) Due Diligence
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
2 1 (7.14%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Hortonworks