Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 183 182
Rank change year-on-year +23 -1 +10
Contract jobs citing Scala 53 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.05% 0.37% 0.24%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.83% 0.95% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 11 6
East of England median daily rate £475 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £380 £339 £375
90th Percentile £603 £588 £538
England median daily rate £550 £525 £520
% change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.84 - -

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 1,876 1,895 1,838
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.24% 38.83% 36.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,175 1,066 1,074
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £300 £279 £238
90th Percentile £569 £575 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 128 134
East of England median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £39.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +0.63% +6.00%
10th Percentile £20.71 £17.31 £27.00
90th Percentile £54.38 £53.23 £52.50
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +2.74%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 - 19 £500 -
Cambridgeshire +2 10 £450 +26.14% 2
Essex 0 9 £550 - 2
Hertfordshire -8 7 £475 -13.64% 4
Suffolk - 6 £450 - 1
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (96.23%) Java
2 30 (56.60%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (56.60%) Big Data
3 29 (54.72%) Apache Spark
3 29 (54.72%) Python
4 28 (52.83%) Hadoop
5 24 (45.28%) OO
6 23 (43.40%) Data Science
7 22 (41.51%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (39.62%) C++
8 21 (39.62%) Amazon Kinesis
8 21 (39.62%) Amazon EMR
9 20 (37.74%) SQL
10 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (35.85%) Amazon RDS
10 19 (35.85%) Amazon Redshift
10 19 (35.85%) Amazon Athena
11 18 (33.96%) NoSQL
12 16 (30.19%) Apache Cassandra
13 15 (28.30%) Spring
14 14 (26.42%) PostgreSQL
15 13 (24.53%) Oracle
15 13 (24.53%) Analytics
16 12 (22.64%) Linear Programming
16 12 (22.64%) MLlib
16 12 (22.64%) Predictive Modelling
17 11 (20.75%) Linux
18 10 (18.87%) Apache
18 10 (18.87%) TDD
18 10 (18.87%) DevOps

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 (54.72%) Apache Spark
2 10 (18.87%) Apache
3 9 (16.98%) Apache Airflow
3 9 (16.98%) Luigi
3 9 (16.98%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (11.32%) Confluence
5 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.89%) JBoss
5 1 (1.89%) nginx
5 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.89%) SAS
5 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 30 (56.60%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (41.51%) Amazon EC2
3 21 (39.62%) Amazon EMR
3 21 (39.62%) Amazon Kinesis
4 3 (5.66%) Amazon S3
4 3 (5.66%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (5.66%) GitHub
5 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (3.77%) PaaS
6 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) HTTP
1 3 (5.66%) SSL
1 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (56.60%) Big Data
2 28 (52.83%) Hadoop
3 19 (35.85%) Amazon Athena
3 19 (35.85%) Amazon RDS
3 19 (35.85%) Amazon Redshift
4 18 (33.96%) NoSQL
5 16 (30.19%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (26.42%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (7.55%) HBase
7 4 (7.55%) Impala
7 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
8 3 (5.66%) Electronic Patient Records
9 2 (3.77%) Apache Hive
9 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (3.77%) JanusGraph
9 2 (3.77%) MySQL
9 2 (3.77%) Presto
10 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.89%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 8 (15.09%) Git (software)
1 8 (15.09%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.32%) JIRA
3 5 (9.43%) Mercurial
4 4 (7.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (7.55%) IntelliJ
4 4 (7.55%) JUnit
4 4 (7.55%) Selenium
5 3 (5.66%) Maven
5 3 (5.66%) Mockito
5 3 (5.66%) SoapUI
5 3 (5.66%) WebStorm
6 2 (3.77%) Ant
6 2 (3.77%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.77%) gulp
6 2 (3.77%) Subversion
6 2 (3.77%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.89%) Gatling
7 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (5.66%) Retail
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) AWS Engineer
2 22 (41.51%) Data Engineer
2 22 (41.51%) Developer
3 21 (39.62%) Big Data Engineer
4 14 (26.42%) Java Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Scala Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Data Scientist
7 4 (7.55%) Backend Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Data Science Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Hadoop Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Data Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior Data Scientist
8 3 (5.66%) Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Big Data Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Java Scala Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) Spring
2 12 (22.64%) MLlib
3 8 (15.09%) REST
4 7 (13.21%) RESTful
4 7 (13.21%) Web Services
5 6 (11.32%) CSS
5 6 (11.32%) HTML
6 5 (9.43%) AngularJS
6 5 (9.43%) Hibernate
6 5 (9.43%) HTML5
6 5 (9.43%) JSON
6 5 (9.43%) Kafka
6 5 (9.43%) XML
7 4 (7.55%) Gherkin
7 4 (7.55%) J2EE
7 4 (7.55%) jQuery
7 4 (7.55%) Node.js
7 4 (7.55%) Play Framework
8 3 (5.66%) Akka
8 3 (5.66%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.66%) Algorithms
2 3 (5.66%) NHS
3 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.89%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Android
2 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.89%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.89%) Unix
2 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (45.28%) OO
2 23 (43.40%) Data Science
3 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (24.53%) Analytics
5 12 (22.64%) Linear Programming
5 12 (22.64%) Predictive Modelling
6 10 (18.87%) DevOps
6 10 (18.87%) TDD
7 9 (16.98%) Actionable Insight
7 9 (16.98%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (16.98%) Customer Acquisition
7 9 (16.98%) Performance Metrics
7 9 (16.98%) Workflow
7 9 (16.98%) Workflow Management
8 8 (15.09%) BDD
8 8 (15.09%) Scrum
9 7 (13.21%) ETL
9 7 (13.21%) Open Source
10 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
10 6 (11.32%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 51 (96.23%) Java
2 29 (54.72%) Python
3 21 (39.62%) C++
4 20 (37.74%) SQL
5 9 (16.98%) Java 8
6 8 (15.09%) JavaScript
7 7 (13.21%) Groovy
8 4 (7.55%) Go
8 4 (7.55%) Ruby
9 2 (3.77%) C#
9 2 (3.77%) Perl
9 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.89%) Gremlin
10 1 (1.89%) Haskell
10 1 (1.89%) PHP
10 1 (1.89%) R
10 1 (1.89%) Rust
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) PhD
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
2 2 (3.77%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Docker
2 1 (1.89%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.89%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Ansible
1 3 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.77%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.77%) Puppet
2 2 (3.77%) Salt
3 1 (1.89%) Grafana
3 1 (1.89%) Kibana
3 1 (1.89%) Mesos
3 1 (1.89%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Oracle
2 4 (7.55%) Hortonworks
3 3 (5.66%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.77%) Cloudera
4 2 (3.77%) MapR
5 1 (1.89%) Adobe
5 1 (1.89%) Google
5 1 (1.89%) Tableau
5 1 (1.89%) webMethods
5 1 (1.89%) WorldPay