Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 70 76
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6 +20
Contract jobs citing Scala 12 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.13% 1.09% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.71% 2.31% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 3
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £450 £525 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +45.83% -31.43%
10th Percentile £372 £375 £322
90th Percentile £480 £640 £382
East of England median daily rate £488 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -7.14% +5.00% -2.44%
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 443 520 506
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 41.64% 47.36% 41.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 248 276
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £274 £222 £263
90th Percentile £525 £507 £524
East of England median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 61 43
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +5.81% -3.13%
10th Percentile £18.50 £32.75 £20.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £47.50 £49.75
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -2.44% -2.38% +8.39%

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
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 26 April 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 +11 9 £450 -18.18% 4
Peterborough - 2 £376 - 1
Scala
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) HTML
3 8 (66.67%) CSS
4 7 (58.33%) TDD
5 6 (50.00%) Spring
5 6 (50.00%) XML
5 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (50.00%) OO
5 6 (50.00%) XML Schema
5 6 (50.00%) JSON
5 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 6 (50.00%) Mercurial
5 6 (50.00%) BDD
5 6 (50.00%) REST
5 6 (50.00%) Java 8
6 5 (41.67%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
6 5 (41.67%) WebStorm
6 5 (41.67%) Akka
6 5 (41.67%) Play Framework
6 5 (41.67%) Front End Development
6 5 (41.67%) HTML5
6 5 (41.67%) Mockito
6 5 (41.67%) Open Source
6 5 (41.67%) Groovy
6 5 (41.67%) Information Security
6 5 (41.67%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Solr
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Spark
1 2 (16.67%) SAS
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Hive
1 2 (16.67%) Big Data
1 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (16.67%) HBase
1 2 (16.67%) Impala
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 5 (41.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (41.67%) IntelliJ
2 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (41.67%) JUnit
2 5 (41.67%) Maven
2 5 (41.67%) Mockito
2 5 (41.67%) WebStorm
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Scala Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Scientist
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Vision Scientist
5 2 (16.67%) Data Scientist
6 1 (8.33%) Java Scala Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Mid-Level Java Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) CSS
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) JSON
2 6 (50.00%) REST
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) XML Schema
3 5 (41.67%) Akka
3 5 (41.67%) HTML5
3 5 (41.67%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) Play Framework
4 4 (33.33%) Kafka
5 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (16.67%) TensorFlow
7 1 (8.33%) HATEOAS
7 1 (8.33%) JSON Schema
7 1 (8.33%) Polymer
7 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
7 1 (8.33%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 6 (50.00%) BDD
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (50.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 6 (50.00%) OO
4 5 (41.67%) Front End Development
4 5 (41.67%) Information Security
4 5 (41.67%) MVC
4 5 (41.67%) Open Source
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) Analytics
6 2 (16.67%) Computer Vision
6 2 (16.67%) Data Science
6 2 (16.67%) ETL
6 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
6 2 (16.67%) Microservices
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Statistics
7 1 (8.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) Java 8
2 6 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Groovy
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) R
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) C#
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) Clojure
5 1 (8.33%) Dart
5 1 (8.33%) Elixir
5 1 (8.33%) Erlang
5 1 (8.33%) ES6
5 1 (8.33%) Haskell
5 1 (8.33%) Kotlin
5 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
5 1 (8.33%) Rust
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PhD
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) Cloudera
2 2 (16.67%) Hortonworks
2 2 (16.67%) MapR