Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 17 October 2019 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 98 103
Rank change year-on-year +11 +5 -17
Contract jobs citing Scala 10 20 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.70% 1.10% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.00% 2.81% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 9
Buckinghamshire median daily rate - £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00% -13.51%
South East median daily rate £475 £513 £500
% change year-on-year -7.32% +2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £22.25 -
% change year-on-year -28.09% - -

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 499 712 862
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 34.94% 39.29% 38.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 421 366
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% +4.73%
10th Percentile £268 £300 £266
90th Percentile £538 £556 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 7 16
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £34.00 £45.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.44% -10.00% +36.99%
10th Percentile £23.00 £31.41 £18.50
90th Percentile £51.75 £52.25 £77.50
South East median hourly rate £45.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +12.50%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Buckinghamshire

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala in Buckinghamshire

Scala
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +8 6 - -
Scala
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Scala.

1 8 (80.00%) Big Data
1 8 (80.00%) Apache Spark
2 7 (70.00%) Hadoop
3 6 (60.00%) Java
3 6 (60.00%) Banking
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (30.00%) Docker
6 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
6 3 (30.00%) BDD
6 3 (30.00%) TDD
6 3 (30.00%) Control-M
6 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (30.00%) Data Lake
6 3 (30.00%) Spring Boot
7 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (20.00%) Spring
7 2 (20.00%) Cloudera
7 2 (20.00%) AWS
7 2 (20.00%) OpenShift
8 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
8 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (10.00%) DevOps
8 1 (10.00%) Functional Programming
8 1 (10.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (10.00%) User Experience
8 1 (10.00%) Microservices
8 1 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (10.00%) Gradle

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 8 (80.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) AWS
1 2 (20.00%) OpenShift
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon ECS
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (10.00%) Azure
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) Big Data
2 7 (70.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (30.00%) Data Lake
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (10.00%) Gradle
3 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 6 (60.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Big Data Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Hadoop Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Scala Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Business Data Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (10.00%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) ETL Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Java Hadoop Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Java Scala Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Spring Boot
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (10.00%) JPA
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) Kafka
3 1 (10.00%) Redux
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) BDD
1 3 (30.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (10.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Functional Programming
3 1 (10.00%) Microservices
3 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (10.00%) Clojure
4 1 (10.00%) Groovy
4 1 (10.00%) Haskell
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft