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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 25 May 2022 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
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 124 99 120
Rank change year-on-year -25 +21 +50
Contract jobs citing Scala 18 21 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.71% 1.18% 0.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.30% 3.48% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 9
10th Percentile £450 £324 £410
25th Percentile £512 £447 -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £597 £475
Median % change year-on-year -7.91% +25.74% -7.32%
75th Percentile £649 £625 £485
90th Percentile £727 £631 £650
England median daily rate £615 £575 £538
% change year-on-year +6.96% +6.98% -2.27%

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 781 604 876
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 30.92% 33.93% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 340 560
10th Percentile £292 £229 £313
25th Percentile £408 £355 £370
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £450 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
75th Percentile £588 £541 £525
90th Percentile £651 £613 £576
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 51 26
10th Percentile £35.00 £13.50 £14.12
25th Percentile £47.50 £22.50 £20.69
Median hourly rate £56.00 £40.00 £24.70
Median % change year-on-year +40.00% +61.94% -48.00%
75th Percentile £60.00 £48.75 £48.38
90th Percentile £67.78 £54.50 £53.13
England median hourly rate £50.77 £42.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year +19.46% -2.30% -2.25%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Scala as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Scala in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Scala in the East of England

Scala
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Scala in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 May 2022.

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 25 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Hertfordshire -5 9 £635 +5.83% 4
Cambridgeshire -23 7 £500 +11.11% 7
Suffolk -8 2 £563 +66.67%
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, 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 14 (77.78%) Python
2 12 (66.67%) C++
2 12 (66.67%) Kubernetes
3 11 (61.11%) Java
3 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
3 11 (61.11%) Computer Science
3 11 (61.11%) Azure
4 10 (55.56%) Apache Spark
5 9 (50.00%) GCP
5 9 (50.00%) DevOps
5 9 (50.00%) Data Engineering
5 9 (50.00%) Data Science
5 9 (50.00%) AWS
5 9 (50.00%) Kafka
5 9 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (50.00%) Go
5 9 (50.00%) Agile
6 8 (44.44%) Degree
6 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure as Code
7 7 (38.89%) DataOps
7 7 (38.89%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (38.89%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (38.89%) Data Architecture
8 6 (33.33%) Open Source
8 6 (33.33%) PhD
8 6 (33.33%) Cloud Operations
8 6 (33.33%) MLOps
8 6 (33.33%) Public Cloud
9 5 (27.78%) Presto
9 5 (27.78%) Cloud Native

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 10 (55.56%) Apache Spark
2 9 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.56%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 11 (61.11%) Azure
2 9 (50.00%) AWS
2 9 (50.00%) GCP
3 4 (22.22%) Amazon S3
4 2 (11.11%) Slack
5 1 (5.56%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (5.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Presto
2 3 (16.67%) Data Lake
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (11.11%) Parquet
4 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.56%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) JIRA
2 4 (22.22%) CircleCI
2 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) Gerrit
General
1 7 (38.89%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (22.22%) Publishing
3 3 (16.67%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Data Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Platform Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Verification Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) DataOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Data Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) ETL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Kafka
2 3 (16.67%) React
3 2 (11.11%) JWT
3 2 (11.11%) Lucene
3 2 (11.11%) OAuth
3 2 (11.11%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 5 (27.78%) Cloud Native
3 3 (16.67%) Data Fabric
4 2 (11.11%) User Experience
4 2 (11.11%) Wiki
5 1 (5.56%) IoT
5 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
1 3 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Computer Science
1 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 9 (50.00%) Agile
2 9 (50.00%) Data Engineering
2 9 (50.00%) Data Science
2 9 (50.00%) DevOps
3 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure as Code
4 7 (38.89%) Data Architecture
4 7 (38.89%) DataOps
5 6 (33.33%) Cloud Operations
5 6 (33.33%) MLOps
5 6 (33.33%) Open Source
6 5 (27.78%) Platform Engineering
7 4 (22.22%) Data Governance
7 4 (22.22%) Data Ingestion
7 4 (22.22%) Use Case
8 3 (16.67%) Analytics
8 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 3 (16.67%) Workflow
9 2 (11.11%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) Python
2 12 (66.67%) C++
3 11 (61.11%) Java
4 9 (50.00%) Go
5 3 (16.67%) C
5 3 (16.67%) C#
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (16.67%) Perl
5 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 3 (16.67%) TypeScript
6 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 7 (38.89%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (33.33%) PhD
4 2 (11.11%) Master's Degree
4 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 2 (11.11%) Ansible
2 2 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Databricks