Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 195 170
Rank change year-on-year +32 -25 +25
Contract jobs citing Scala 37 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.72% 0.35% 0.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.91% 0.90% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 21
East of England median daily rate £484 £400 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.94% -23.81% +10.53%
10th Percentile £434 £340 £388
90th Percentile £644 £580 £540
England median daily rate £550 £538 £520
% change year-on-year +2.33% +3.37% -8.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.50 - £100.00

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 1,942 2,002 1,910
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 37.81% 38.65% 39.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,200 1,116 1,130
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £300 £285 £238
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 131 136
East of England median hourly rate £43.50 £40.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.41% +1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £19.25 £16.25 £27.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.75 £53.13
England median hourly rate £42.19 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.48% +6.67% +1.35%

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 14 November 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 14 November 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
Essex -4 10 £538 -2.27%
Cambridgeshire 0 7 £480 +32.41% 7
Suffolk - 7 £495 - 1
Bedfordshire +16 6 £575 +53.33%
Hertfordshire -3 5 £475 -11.63% 9
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 35 (94.59%) Java
2 20 (54.05%) Big Data
3 19 (51.35%) Apache Spark
4 17 (45.95%) Hadoop
5 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (40.54%) SQL
6 15 (40.54%) Linux
6 15 (40.54%) Python
7 14 (37.84%) Spring
8 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (35.14%) NoSQL
9 11 (29.73%) Data Science
10 10 (27.03%) Amazon Kinesis
10 10 (27.03%) Amazon EMR
10 10 (27.03%) RESTful
10 10 (27.03%) Apache
10 10 (27.03%) Web Services
11 9 (24.32%) JIRA
11 9 (24.32%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (24.32%) Confluence
11 9 (24.32%) DevOps
12 8 (21.62%) Amazon Athena
12 8 (21.62%) Microservices
12 8 (21.62%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (21.62%) Amazon Redshift
12 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
12 8 (21.62%) OO
12 8 (21.62%) C++
13 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
13 7 (18.92%) Analytics

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 19 (51.35%) Apache Spark
2 10 (27.03%) Apache
3 9 (24.32%) Confluence
4 3 (8.11%) Apache Airflow
4 3 (8.11%) Luigi
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (5.41%) JBoss
5 2 (5.41%) nginx
5 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 13 (35.14%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (27.03%) Amazon EMR
2 10 (27.03%) Amazon Kinesis
3 9 (24.32%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (8.11%) GitHub
5 2 (5.41%) Google Analytics
6 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) HTTP
1 3 (8.11%) SSL
1 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (54.05%) Big Data
2 17 (45.95%) Hadoop
3 13 (35.14%) NoSQL
4 8 (21.62%) Amazon Athena
4 8 (21.62%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (21.62%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (16.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (10.81%) Impala
6 4 (10.81%) MongoDB
6 4 (10.81%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (8.11%) HBase
8 2 (5.41%) Apache Hive
8 2 (5.41%) JanusGraph
8 2 (5.41%) Presto
9 1 (2.70%) Flink
9 1 (2.70%) MySQL
9 1 (2.70%) Scylla
9 1 (2.70%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) JIRA
2 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
3 5 (13.51%) Jenkins
3 5 (13.51%) Selenium
4 4 (10.81%) gulp
5 3 (8.11%) Ant
5 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
5 3 (8.11%) SoapUI
5 3 (8.11%) Vagrant
6 2 (5.41%) Eclipse
6 2 (5.41%) Gatling
6 2 (5.41%) Grunt
6 2 (5.41%) IntelliJ
6 2 (5.41%) JUnit
6 2 (5.41%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (5.41%) Sublime Text
7 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.70%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.70%) Subversion
7 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Java Developer
2 10 (27.03%) Scala Developer
3 9 (24.32%) AWS Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Big Data Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Data Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Backend Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Data Scientist
5 4 (10.81%) Java Scala Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Data Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Data Scientist
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Big Data Developer
6 3 (8.11%) QA Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) QA Test Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Test Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) Spring
2 10 (27.03%) RESTful
2 10 (27.03%) Web Services
3 6 (16.22%) Node.js
3 6 (16.22%) REST
4 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
4 5 (13.51%) Gherkin
4 5 (13.51%) Kafka
5 4 (10.81%) CSS
5 4 (10.81%) HTML
5 4 (10.81%) HTML5
5 4 (10.81%) Play Framework
6 3 (8.11%) Hibernate
6 3 (8.11%) J2EE
6 3 (8.11%) JSON
6 3 (8.11%) MLlib
6 3 (8.11%) XML
7 2 (5.41%) LESS
7 2 (5.41%) Sass
7 2 (5.41%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Algorithms
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) Linux
2 2 (5.41%) Ubuntu
2 2 (5.41%) Unix
2 2 (5.41%) Windows
3 1 (2.70%) Android
3 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) Data Science
3 9 (24.32%) DevOps
4 8 (21.62%) Microservices
4 8 (21.62%) OO
5 7 (18.92%) Analytics
6 6 (16.22%) Functional Programming
6 6 (16.22%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (16.22%) Scrum
6 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
7 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (13.51%) ETL
7 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.81%) Kanban
8 4 (10.81%) OOP
8 4 (10.81%) Open Source
8 4 (10.81%) TDD
9 3 (8.11%) Performance Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (94.59%) Java
2 15 (40.54%) Python
2 15 (40.54%) SQL
3 8 (21.62%) C++
4 7 (18.92%) Java 8
4 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.51%) Groovy
6 4 (10.81%) Go
6 4 (10.81%) Ruby
7 3 (8.11%) C#
7 3 (8.11%) Perl
8 2 (5.41%) Haskell
8 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.70%) Gremlin
9 1 (2.70%) PHP
9 1 (2.70%) Rust
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (8.11%) Puppet
2 2 (5.41%) Ansible
2 2 (5.41%) Grafana
2 2 (5.41%) Kibana
2 2 (5.41%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.70%) Mesos
3 1 (2.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Atlassian
1 3 (8.11%) Hortonworks
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Adobe
2 2 (5.41%) Google
2 2 (5.41%) webMethods
3 1 (2.70%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.70%) MapR
3 1 (2.70%) Tableau
3 1 (2.70%) WorldPay