Period
to 20 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 20 July 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
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 166 146 177
Rank change year-on-year -20 +31 +5
Contract jobs citing Scala 20 49 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.46% 1.03% 0.45%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.21% 2.79% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 42 15
East of England median daily rate £600 £475 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.32% -9.52% +10.53%
10th Percentile £391 £364 £375
90th Percentile £765 £600 £573
England median daily rate £575 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 -
% change year-on-year +3.70% - -

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 the East of England with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,649 1,756 1,822
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 38.06% 36.84% 39.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 943 1,067 1,062
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £281 £275
90th Percentile £588 £563 £563
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 68 118
East of England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £18.25 £16.43 £25.73
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.63 £52.91
England median hourly rate £44.00 £41.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year +6.02% - +10.67%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Scala as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in the East of England

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala in the East of England

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scala in the East of England

Scala
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Cambridgeshire -2 16 £550 +22.22% 5
Bedfordshire +5 3 £650 +36.84%
Hertfordshire -11 1 - - 10
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for Scala.

1 17 (85.00%) Python
2 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (70.00%) Java
4 13 (65.00%) NoSQL
5 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (55.00%) Apache Spark
7 10 (50.00%) Analytics
7 10 (50.00%) SQL
8 9 (45.00%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (45.00%) Scrum
8 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
8 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
8 9 (45.00%) Amazon EMR
8 9 (45.00%) Amazon Redshift
9 8 (40.00%) Data Structures
9 8 (40.00%) MySQL
9 8 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
9 8 (40.00%) ETL
10 7 (35.00%) Data Analysis
10 7 (35.00%) Life Science
10 7 (35.00%) Bioinformatics
10 7 (35.00%) DevOps
10 7 (35.00%) Docker
10 7 (35.00%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (35.00%) Sonatype Nexus
10 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
10 7 (35.00%) Amazon S3
10 7 (35.00%) Apache Hive

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 11 (55.00%) Apache Spark
2 4 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 4 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (10.00%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (45.00%) Amazon EMR
3 7 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (35.00%) Amazon S3
3 7 (35.00%) Amazon SQS
3 7 (35.00%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (35.00%) Serverless
4 6 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (20.00%) Power Platform
6 2 (10.00%) Qubole
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (65.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (45.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 9 (45.00%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (40.00%) MySQL
4 7 (35.00%) Amazon Aurora
4 7 (35.00%) Apache Hive
5 5 (25.00%) Big Data
5 5 (25.00%) Spark SQL
6 4 (20.00%) Hadoop
6 4 (20.00%) Power BI
7 3 (15.00%) Data Lake
7 3 (15.00%) MongoDB
8 2 (10.00%) Parquet
8 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
9 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
9 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (35.00%) Artifactory
2 7 (35.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (10.00%) IntelliJ
3 2 (10.00%) JUnit
3 2 (10.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (10.00%) Mockito
3 2 (10.00%) WebStorm
4 1 (5.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Data Analytics Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Data Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Data Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Senior Data Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) ETL Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Azure Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) ETL Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Hybris Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) JSON
2 4 (20.00%) Spring
2 4 (20.00%) XML
3 3 (15.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (15.00%) HTML
3 3 (15.00%) HTML5
3 3 (15.00%) Kafka
3 3 (15.00%) REST
4 2 (10.00%) JPA
4 2 (10.00%) jQuery
4 2 (10.00%) PySpark
4 2 (10.00%) SOAP
4 2 (10.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) XML Schema
5 1 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) LAMP
5 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Data Structures
2 7 (35.00%) Life Science
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Analytics
3 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (45.00%) Scrum
4 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 8 (40.00%) ETL
5 7 (35.00%) Bioinformatics
5 7 (35.00%) Data Analysis
5 7 (35.00%) DevOps
5 7 (35.00%) High Availability
6 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (30.00%) Data Science
7 4 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (20.00%) Data Analytics
7 4 (20.00%) Data Engineering
7 4 (20.00%) Data Management
7 4 (20.00%) Machine Learning
7 4 (20.00%) SDLC
7 4 (20.00%) Storage Management
7 4 (20.00%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Python
2 14 (70.00%) Java
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (15.00%) Groovy
4 3 (15.00%) Java 8
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) C#
5 2 (10.00%) Go
5 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (10.00%) R
6 1 (5.00%) Clojure
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Databricks
2 2 (10.00%) Informatica
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Talend
3 1 (5.00%) hybris