Period
to 28 January 2022

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 28 January 2022 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
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 65 37 75
Rank change year-on-year -28 +38 +3
Contract jobs citing Scala 6 1 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.80% 0.28% 0.67%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.42% 0.80% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 7
10th Percentile £460 - £400
25th Percentile £513 £425 £438
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £450 £475
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +3.54%
75th Percentile £538 £475 -
90th Percentile £545 - £479
East of England median daily rate £525 £405 £475
% change year-on-year +29.63% -14.74% -1.81%

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 248 125 370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 33.02% 34.82% 35.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 89 231
10th Percentile £325 £288 £313
25th Percentile £363 £313 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £475 £445
Median % change year-on-year - +6.74% +4.71%
75th Percentile £538 £550 £525
90th Percentile £588 £676 £625
East of England median daily rate £475 £429 £425
% change year-on-year +10.63% +1.03% -1.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 38
10th Percentile £12.30 £24.53 £41.70
25th Percentile £26.16 £31.94 £42.00
Median hourly rate £46.25 £42.50 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +8.82% -5.56% +2.27%
75th Percentile £55.94 £47.13 £50.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £49.38 £51.08
East of England median hourly rate £49.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +15.29% -5.56% +2.27%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Cambridgeshire

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Scala in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend 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 28 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridge - 6 £525 - 5
Scala
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, 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 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) UX Design
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) User Experience
2 4 (66.67%) React
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Ansible
4 2 (33.33%) Docker
4 2 (33.33%) Azure
4 2 (33.33%) AWS
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) GCP
4 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
5 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
5 1 (16.67%) Data Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 1 (16.67%) Databricks
5 1 (16.67%) Data Science
5 1 (16.67%) Social Skills
5 1 (16.67%) CI/CD
5 1 (16.67%) NoSQL

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 1 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Azure
1 2 (33.33%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Gerrit
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) React Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Internet of Things
2 1 (16.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) UX Design
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) CI/CD
3 1 (16.67%) Data Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Data Science
3 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Go
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Kubernetes
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Databricks