Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 137 170 169
Rank change year-on-year +33 -1 +15
Contract jobs citing Scala 59 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.34% 0.49% 0.43%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.61% 1.24% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 17 12
East of England median daily rate £513 £525 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +7.69% -2.50%
10th Percentile £371 £375 £360
90th Percentile £600 £565 £586
England median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £72.50 £29.82 -
% change year-on-year +143.17% - -

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 1,633 1,698 1,625
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.08% 39.40% 33.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 950 1,040 950
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +7.64%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £258
90th Percentile £575 £544 £538
England median daily rate £475 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 119 128
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £38.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +5.47% +3.67%
10th Percentile £16.25 £30.70 £26.78
90th Percentile £54.00 £52.58 £52.25
England median hourly rate £41.00 £41.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year -1.20% +7.10% +10.71%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Hertfordshire +15 27 £525 - 3
Bedfordshire - 16 £475 -
Cambridgeshire +2 11 £450 - 6
Essex +12 3 £550 +22.22%
Suffolk - 2 - - 1
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 59 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (55.93%) Python
2 33 (55.93%) Big Data
3 30 (50.85%) Apache Spark
4 29 (49.15%) Hadoop
5 27 (45.76%) Data Science
6 25 (42.37%) Amazon AWS
7 22 (37.29%) OO
8 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (33.90%) Git (software)
10 18 (30.51%) TDD
10 18 (30.51%) Retail
10 18 (30.51%) C++
11 17 (28.81%) Amazon EC2
11 17 (28.81%) Greenfield Project
12 16 (27.12%) Java 8
12 16 (27.12%) SQL
13 15 (25.42%) Oracle
13 15 (25.42%) Open Source
14 14 (23.73%) Apache Cassandra
14 14 (23.73%) R
15 13 (22.03%) NoSQL
15 13 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (22.03%) PostgreSQL
16 12 (20.34%) Spring
16 12 (20.34%) Mathematics
16 12 (20.34%) BDD
16 12 (20.34%) Apache Hive
16 12 (20.34%) Predictive Modelling
16 12 (20.34%) Amazon EMR

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 30 (50.85%) Apache Spark
2 9 (15.25%) Apache Pig
3 7 (11.86%) Apache Airflow
3 7 (11.86%) Luigi
3 7 (11.86%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (5.08%) Apache
5 2 (3.39%) Apache Solr
5 2 (3.39%) SAS
6 1 (1.69%) CMS
6 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.69%) GeoServer
Cloud Services
1 25 (42.37%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (28.81%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (20.34%) Amazon EMR
3 12 (20.34%) Amazon Kinesis
4 5 (8.47%) Amazon S3
4 5 (8.47%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (3.39%) GitHub
5 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.39%) PaaS
6 1 (1.69%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) HTTP
1 1 (1.69%) SSL
1 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (55.93%) Big Data
2 29 (49.15%) Hadoop
3 14 (23.73%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (22.03%) NoSQL
4 13 (22.03%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (20.34%) Amazon Athena
5 12 (20.34%) Amazon RDS
5 12 (20.34%) Amazon Redshift
5 12 (20.34%) Apache Hive
6 4 (6.78%) HBase
7 3 (5.08%) Electronic Patient Records
8 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.39%) Impala
9 1 (1.69%) HDInsight
9 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.69%) MySQL
9 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (33.90%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.25%) Maven
3 7 (11.86%) Mercurial
4 6 (10.17%) IntelliJ
4 6 (10.17%) Jenkins
5 5 (8.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (8.47%) JUnit
5 5 (8.47%) Mockito
5 5 (8.47%) WebStorm
6 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 18 (30.51%) Retail
2 2 (3.39%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (40.68%) Developer
2 20 (33.90%) Java Developer
3 17 (28.81%) AWS Engineer
4 16 (27.12%) Data Engineer
5 15 (25.42%) Big Data Engineer
6 14 (23.73%) Data Scientist
7 5 (8.47%) Hadoop Engineer
8 4 (6.78%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (6.78%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (5.08%) Data Science Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Scala Developer
10 2 (3.39%) AWS Developer
10 2 (3.39%) Computer Scientist
10 2 (3.39%) Computer Vision Scientist
10 2 (3.39%) Software Developer
11 1 (1.69%) AWS DevOps
11 1 (1.69%) Consultant
11 1 (1.69%) Java Scala Developer
11 1 (1.69%) Senior Developer
11 1 (1.69%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) MLlib
1 12 (20.34%) Spring
2 8 (13.56%) Kafka
3 7 (11.86%) CSS
3 7 (11.86%) Hibernate
3 7 (11.86%) HTML
3 7 (11.86%) JSON
3 7 (11.86%) XML
4 6 (10.17%) REST
4 6 (10.17%) XML Schema
5 5 (8.47%) HTML5
5 5 (8.47%) J2EE
5 5 (8.47%) jQuery
5 5 (8.47%) Play Framework
5 5 (8.47%) RxJava
5 5 (8.47%) Vert.x
6 4 (6.78%) Akka
7 3 (5.08%) TensorFlow
8 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.69%) HATEOAS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.81%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (18.64%) Data Structures
3 10 (16.95%) Algorithms
4 8 (13.56%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.08%) NHS
6 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.69%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.76%) Data Science
2 22 (37.29%) OO
3 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (30.51%) TDD
5 15 (25.42%) Open Source
6 13 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (20.34%) BDD
7 12 (20.34%) Linear Programming
7 12 (20.34%) Machine Learning
7 12 (20.34%) Mathematics
7 12 (20.34%) Predictive Modelling
8 10 (16.95%) Analytics
8 10 (16.95%) E-Commerce
8 10 (16.95%) Mathematical Modelling
9 9 (15.25%) MapReduce
10 8 (13.56%) Scrum
10 8 (13.56%) Workflow
10 8 (13.56%) Workflow Management
11 7 (11.86%) Performance Metrics
11 7 (11.86%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 59 (100.00%) Java
2 33 (55.93%) Python
3 18 (30.51%) C++
4 16 (27.12%) Java 8
4 16 (27.12%) SQL
5 14 (23.73%) R
6 10 (16.95%) Groovy
6 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.47%) Kotlin
8 2 (3.39%) C
8 2 (3.39%) Go
9 1 (1.69%) C#
9 1 (1.69%) Clojure
9 1 (1.69%) Dart
9 1 (1.69%) Elixir
9 1 (1.69%) Erlang
9 1 (1.69%) Haskell
9 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.69%) Ruby
9 1 (1.69%) Rust
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
2 5 (8.47%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (3.39%) PhD
4 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) PMO
2 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Terraform
2 1 (1.69%) Ansible
2 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.69%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Oracle
2 4 (6.78%) Cloudera
3 2 (3.39%) Hortonworks
3 2 (3.39%) MapR
4 1 (1.69%) Microsoft