The median contractor rate for a Scala Developer was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala Developer
London / City of London
Rank 120 137 165
Rank change year-on-year +17 +28  
Contract jobs requiring a Scala Developer 35 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.16% 0.63% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.66% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 20 25
Median daily rate £600 £550 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -12.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £386 £423
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £653 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2871 3173 4972
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.22% 95.40% 96.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2239 2525 3747
Median daily rate £500 £473 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.82% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 47 78
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.97% +11.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.38 £45.40 £26.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Scala Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Scala Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Scala Developer in the City of London

Scala Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Scala Developer in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala Developer in the City of London

Scala Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scala Developer in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scala Developer in the City of London

Scala Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Scala Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region featuring Scala Developer in the job title.

1 79 (98.75%) Scala
2 65 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (65.00%) Java
4 45 (56.25%) TDD
5 40 (50.00%) Akka
6 37 (46.25%) Banking
7 35 (43.75%) Apache Spark
8 32 (40.00%) Hadoop
9 29 (36.25%) Investment Banking
10 26 (32.50%) Scrum
10 26 (32.50%) BDD
11 19 (23.75%) Apache Cassandra
11 19 (23.75%) Big Data
11 19 (23.75%) Pair Programming
12 17 (21.25%) Finance
13 16 (20.00%) Software Engineering
14 14 (17.50%) JavaScript
14 14 (17.50%) Apache
14 14 (17.50%) Python
14 14 (17.50%) Functional Programming
14 14 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (15.00%) Kafka
15 12 (15.00%) Front Office
16 11 (13.75%) Jenkins
17 10 (12.50%) Docker
17 10 (12.50%) Kanban
18 9 (11.25%) AngularJS
18 9 (11.25%) Linux
18 9 (11.25%) Fintech
19 8 (10.00%) HTML

Scala Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 35 (43.75%) Apache Spark
2 14 (17.50%) Apache
3 3 (3.75%) Apache Pig
3 3 (3.75%) DataSynapse
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle Coherence
4 2 (2.50%) CMS
5 1 (1.25%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.75%) GitHub
2 2 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) HTTP
2 2 (2.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 19 (23.75%) Apache Cassandra
2 19 (23.75%) Big Data
3 5 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.00%) HBase
4 4 (5.00%) Neo4j
5 3 (3.75%) Apache Hive
5 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.50%) GIS
6 2 (2.50%) Redis
7 1 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.25%) Impala
7 1 (1.25%) OrientDB
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Jenkins
2 5 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.25%) JUnit
2 5 (6.25%) Mockito
3 4 (5.00%) EasyMock
3 4 (5.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.00%) IntelliJ
4 2 (2.50%) Subversion
5 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.25%) GitLab
5 1 (1.25%) Gradle
5 1 (1.25%) JIRA
5 1 (1.25%) Maven
5 1 (1.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 37 (46.25%) Banking
2 29 (36.25%) Investment Banking
3 17 (21.25%) Finance
4 12 (15.00%) Front Office
5 3 (3.75%) Games
5 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.25%) Advertising
6 1 (1.25%) Back Office
6 1 (1.25%) Marketing
6 1 (1.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (50.00%) Akka
2 12 (15.00%) Kafka
3 9 (11.25%) AngularJS
4 8 (10.00%) HTML
4 8 (10.00%) Play Framework
5 6 (7.50%) REST
6 4 (5.00%) HTML5
6 4 (5.00%) Middleware
7 3 (3.75%) Apache Camel
7 3 (3.75%) Node.js
7 3 (3.75%) spray
7 3 (3.75%) Web Services
8 2 (2.50%) Cascading
8 2 (2.50%) D3.js
8 2 (2.50%) Dropwizard
8 2 (2.50%) JAX-RS
8 2 (2.50%) Leaflet
8 2 (2.50%) Samza
8 2 (2.50%) Spark Streaming
8 2 (2.50%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Fintech
2 7 (8.75%) Derivative
3 6 (7.50%) Fixed Income
4 5 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.00%) Market Risk
6 3 (3.75%) Credit Risk
6 3 (3.75%) Grid Computing
6 3 (3.75%) Spread Betting
7 2 (2.50%) Equities
7 2 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.25%) Linux
2 8 (10.00%) Android
2 8 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 6 (7.50%) Unix
4 2 (2.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (56.25%) TDD
3 26 (32.50%) BDD
3 26 (32.50%) Scrum
4 19 (23.75%) Pair Programming
5 16 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 14 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (17.50%) Functional Programming
7 10 (12.50%) Kanban
8 7 (8.75%) Microservices
9 6 (7.50%) Analytics
10 5 (6.25%) Front End Development
10 5 (6.25%) Risk Management
11 4 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 4 (5.00%) Multithreading
11 4 (5.00%) OO
12 3 (3.75%) ATDD
12 3 (3.75%) Data Analytics
12 3 (3.75%) Mathematics
12 3 (3.75%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 79 (98.75%) Scala
2 52 (65.00%) Java
3 14 (17.50%) JavaScript
3 14 (17.50%) Python
4 6 (7.50%) SQL
5 1 (1.25%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (1.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Oozie
2 1 (1.25%) Mesos
Vendors
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (1.25%) Talend
1 1 (1.25%) Teradata
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