Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 July 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 72 77
Rank change year-on-year +1 +5 +17
Contract jobs citing Scala 11 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.03% 0.83% 0.88%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.70% 1.98% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £399 £375 £363
90th Percentile £595 £485 £408
East of England median daily rate £475 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -9.52% +10.53% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 407 505 583
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 38.11% 41.87% 46.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 241 327
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £279 £230 £263
90th Percentile £525 £475 £512
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 59 47
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% -
10th Percentile £18.50 £32.70 £23.90
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.60 £48.00
East of England median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% -

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Cambridgeshire

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala in Cambridgeshire

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scala in Cambridgeshire

Scala
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 July 2018. 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
Cambridge +5 9 £450 - 1
Peterborough - 2 £388 -
Scala
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Scala.

1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
4 6 (54.55%) Spring
4 6 (54.55%) BDD
4 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
5 5 (45.45%) WebStorm
5 5 (45.45%) REST
5 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
5 5 (45.45%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (45.45%) Java 8
5 5 (45.45%) Open Source
5 5 (45.45%) HTML5
5 5 (45.45%) Mockito
5 5 (45.45%) JSON
5 5 (45.45%) jQuery
5 5 (45.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (45.45%) Groovy
5 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
5 5 (45.45%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (45.45%) Information Security
5 5 (45.45%) Mercurial
5 5 (45.45%) Maven
5 5 (45.45%) MVC
5 5 (45.45%) JUnit
5 5 (45.45%) XML

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Solr
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Spark
1 2 (18.18%) SAS
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (18.18%) Apache Hive
2 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) Hadoop
2 2 (18.18%) HBase
2 2 (18.18%) Impala
3 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
2 5 (45.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) IntelliJ
2 5 (45.45%) JUnit
2 5 (45.45%) Maven
2 5 (45.45%) Mercurial
2 5 (45.45%) Mockito
2 5 (45.45%) WebStorm
3 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) Java Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Scientist
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Vision Scientist
4 2 (18.18%) Data Scientist
4 2 (18.18%) Scala Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) CSS
1 6 (54.55%) HTML
1 6 (54.55%) Spring
2 5 (45.45%) HTML5
2 5 (45.45%) jQuery
2 5 (45.45%) JSON
2 5 (45.45%) REST
2 5 (45.45%) XML
2 5 (45.45%) XML Schema
3 4 (36.36%) Akka
4 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) Kafka
5 2 (18.18%) Node.js
5 2 (18.18%) Play Framework
5 2 (18.18%) TensorFlow
6 1 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (9.09%) Dojo
6 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 1 (9.09%) RESTful
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) TDD
3 6 (54.55%) BDD
4 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (45.45%) Domain-Driven Design
4 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
4 5 (45.45%) Information Security
4 5 (45.45%) MVC
4 5 (45.45%) OO
4 5 (45.45%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Vision
5 2 (18.18%) Data Science
5 2 (18.18%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) ETL
5 2 (18.18%) Machine Learning
5 2 (18.18%) Statistics
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Groovy
3 5 (45.45%) Java 8
4 3 (27.27%) Python
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) R
6 1 (9.09%) PHP
6 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Apache Flume
2 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Terraform
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Cloudera
1 2 (18.18%) Hortonworks
1 2 (18.18%) MapR
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) WorldPay