Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 107 77 91
Rank change year-on-year -30 +14 +34
Contract jobs citing Scala 4 62 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.25% 2.69% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.63% 7.02% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 7
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £550 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +57.14% -
10th Percentile £425 £363 £340
90th Percentile £475 £600 £500
South East median daily rate £513 £503 £488
% change year-on-year +1.99% +3.08% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 630 883 524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 39.52% 38.37% 31.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 377 275
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £423 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +10.34% +3.57%
10th Percentile £250 £293 £263
90th Percentile £556 £527 £535
South East median daily rate £440 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 16
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £42.50 £55.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.73% +46.67% +80.72%
10th Percentile £17.20 £32.50 £13.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £77.50 £44.88
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +6.49%

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 18 January 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 -7 3 £450 -18.18% 1
Scala
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 2 (50.00%) Kafka
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Cloudera
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) SSH
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Akka
3 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
3 1 (25.00%) HDFS
3 1 (25.00%) Impala
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (25.00%) Java 8
3 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (25.00%) git-flow

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 3 (75.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (25.00%) Impala
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) git-flow
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Data Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Kafka
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
1 2 (50.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (25.00%) Akka
2 1 (25.00%) Spark Streaming
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Coaching
1 1 (25.00%) Data Acquisition
1 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Java 8
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cloudera