Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 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
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 185 177
Rank change year-on-year +42 -8 +19
Contract jobs citing Scala 51 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.08% 0.45% 0.29%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.91% 1.15% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 15 7
East of England median daily rate £475 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £366 £375 £363
90th Percentile £600 £573 £545
England median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £33.75 - -

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 1,754 1,822 1,763
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.13% 39.28% 33.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,068 1,060 1,042
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £281 £275 £255
90th Percentile £563 £562 £523
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 119 122
East of England median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £16.43 £29.70 £21.38
90th Percentile £53.63 £52.90 £52.25
England median hourly rate £41.50 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.61% +10.00% +7.14%

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 17 July 2018.

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 17 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
Bedfordshire - 18 £475 -
Hertfordshire +3 14 £500 -4.76% 5
Cambridgeshire -1 11 £450 +12.50% 1
Essex +15 4 £568 +13.50%
Suffolk - 4 £448 - 1
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 East of England region with a requirement for Scala.

1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (60.78%) Python
4 29 (56.86%) Hadoop
4 29 (56.86%) Big Data
4 29 (56.86%) Apache Spark
5 27 (52.94%) OO
6 24 (47.06%) Data Science
7 23 (45.10%) Amazon EC2
8 22 (43.14%) C++
9 18 (35.29%) Amazon Kinesis
9 18 (35.29%) Amazon Redshift
9 18 (35.29%) Amazon Athena
9 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (35.29%) Amazon EMR
9 18 (35.29%) Amazon RDS
10 16 (31.37%) Apache Cassandra
10 16 (31.37%) SQL
11 15 (29.41%) TDD
11 15 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (29.41%) Spring
12 14 (27.45%) Oracle
12 14 (27.45%) NoSQL
13 13 (25.49%) Predictive Modelling
13 13 (25.49%) MLlib
13 13 (25.49%) Linear Programming
14 12 (23.53%) Java 8
14 12 (23.53%) Open Source
14 12 (23.53%) BDD
14 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration

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 29 (56.86%) Apache Spark
2 8 (15.69%) Apache Airflow
2 8 (15.69%) Luigi
2 8 (15.69%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (13.73%) Apache
4 4 (7.84%) Apache Pig
5 2 (3.92%) Apache Solr
5 2 (3.92%) SAS
6 1 (1.96%) Confluence
6 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 33 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (45.10%) Amazon EC2
3 18 (35.29%) Amazon EMR
3 18 (35.29%) Amazon Kinesis
4 5 (9.80%) Amazon S3
4 5 (9.80%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (5.88%) GitHub
6 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (3.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) HTTP
1 2 (3.92%) SSL
1 2 (3.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (56.86%) Big Data
1 29 (56.86%) Hadoop
2 18 (35.29%) Amazon Athena
2 18 (35.29%) Amazon RDS
2 18 (35.29%) Amazon Redshift
3 16 (31.37%) Apache Cassandra
4 15 (29.41%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (27.45%) NoSQL
6 6 (11.76%) Apache Hive
7 3 (5.88%) Electronic Patient Records
7 3 (5.88%) HBase
7 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
8 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.92%) Impala
8 2 (3.92%) MySQL
9 1 (1.96%) JanusGraph
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Git (software)
2 8 (15.69%) Jenkins
3 7 (13.73%) Mercurial
4 6 (11.76%) IntelliJ
5 5 (9.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (9.80%) JUnit
5 5 (9.80%) Maven
5 5 (9.80%) Mockito
5 5 (9.80%) WebStorm
6 2 (3.92%) Subversion
7 1 (1.96%) Ant
7 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 7 (13.73%) Retail
2 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (47.06%) AWS Engineer
2 23 (45.10%) Data Engineer
3 22 (43.14%) Big Data Engineer
4 18 (35.29%) Developer
5 13 (25.49%) Java Developer
6 10 (19.61%) Data Scientist
7 6 (11.76%) Hadoop Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Data Science Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (7.84%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Scala Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Data Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Data Scientist
9 3 (5.88%) Backend Developer
10 2 (3.92%) AWS DevOps
10 2 (3.92%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 2 (3.92%) Computer Vision Scientist
10 2 (3.92%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) Spring
2 13 (25.49%) MLlib
3 9 (17.65%) REST
4 6 (11.76%) CSS
4 6 (11.76%) Hibernate
4 6 (11.76%) HTML
4 6 (11.76%) JSON
4 6 (11.76%) XML
5 5 (9.80%) HTML5
5 5 (9.80%) J2EE
5 5 (9.80%) jQuery
5 5 (9.80%) XML Schema
6 4 (7.84%) Akka
7 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
7 3 (5.88%) Kafka
7 3 (5.88%) Play Framework
7 3 (5.88%) TensorFlow
8 2 (3.92%) Node.js
9 1 (1.96%) Natural Language Processing
9 1 (1.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (7.84%) Algorithms
2 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.88%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.88%) NHS
4 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Android
2 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) OO
2 24 (47.06%) Data Science
3 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (29.41%) TDD
5 13 (25.49%) Linear Programming
5 13 (25.49%) Predictive Modelling
6 12 (23.53%) BDD
6 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (23.53%) Open Source
7 10 (19.61%) Analytics
8 9 (17.65%) DevOps
8 9 (17.65%) E-Commerce
9 8 (15.69%) Actionable Insight
9 8 (15.69%) Customer Acquisition
9 8 (15.69%) ETL
9 8 (15.69%) Performance Metrics
9 8 (15.69%) Workflow
9 8 (15.69%) Workflow Management
10 7 (13.73%) Scrum
11 6 (11.76%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) Java
2 31 (60.78%) Python
3 22 (43.14%) C++
4 16 (31.37%) SQL
5 12 (23.53%) Java 8
6 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
7 6 (11.76%) Groovy
7 6 (11.76%) R
8 3 (5.88%) Ruby
9 2 (3.92%) Go
10 1 (1.96%) Gremlin
10 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
1 2 (3.92%) Numerate Degree
1 2 (3.92%) PhD
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) PMO
2 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) Docker
2 2 (3.92%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.96%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Ansible
2 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.92%) Salt
2 2 (3.92%) Terraform
3 1 (1.96%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Oracle
2 3 (5.88%) Hortonworks
3 2 (3.92%) Cloudera
3 2 (3.92%) MapR
4 1 (1.96%) WorldPay