Period
to 23 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Java Scala Developer was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Java Developer
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 55 62
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7 -
Contract jobs requiring a Java Scala Developer 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.44% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 0.18% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
East Sussex median daily rate £488 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% - -
10th Percentile £481 £513 £513
90th Percentile £494 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £488 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -2.50% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East Sussex
Contract vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 533 548 546
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.04% 97.16% 97.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 372 337
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +12.52%
10th Percentile £268 £243 £250
90th Percentile £575 £536 £558
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 15
East Sussex median hourly rate £14.50 £32.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.38% +85.71% -1.91%
10th Percentile £10.70 £11.17 £13.85
90th Percentile £19.05 £101.25 £23.29
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year +5.56% -8.21% +12.06%

Java Scala Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings that featured Java Scala Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Java Scala Developer in East Sussex

Java Scala Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Java Scala Developer in East Sussex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Java Scala Developer in East Sussex

Java Scala Developer
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Java Scala Developer within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 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
Brighton +5 8 £488 -7.14% 1
Java Scala Developer
South East

Java Scala Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, Java Scala Developer contract jobs required the following IT 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 Sussex region featuring Java Scala Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Scala
1 8 (100.00%) Play Framework
2 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
2 7 (87.50%) Service Design
2 7 (87.50%) JUnit
2 7 (87.50%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (87.50%) REST
2 7 (87.50%) CSS3
2 7 (87.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 7 (87.50%) Confluence
2 7 (87.50%) HTML5
2 7 (87.50%) Web Design
2 7 (87.50%) Guice
2 7 (87.50%) OWASP
2 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) RESTful
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) HTTP
2 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
2 7 (87.50%) Subversion
2 7 (87.50%) Spring

Java Scala Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 7 (87.50%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
1 7 (87.50%) Jenkins
1 7 (87.50%) JIRA
1 7 (87.50%) JUnit
1 7 (87.50%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Play Framework
2 7 (87.50%) Ajax
2 7 (87.50%) CSS3
2 7 (87.50%) Django
2 7 (87.50%) Guice
2 7 (87.50%) HTML5
2 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 7 (87.50%) REST
2 7 (87.50%) RESTful
2 7 (87.50%) Ruby on Rails
2 7 (87.50%) Spring
2 7 (87.50%) Spring MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Akka
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
2 7 (87.50%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) Open Source
2 7 (87.50%) OWASP
2 7 (87.50%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (87.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 7 (87.50%) Service Design
2 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 7 (87.50%) Web Design
2 7 (87.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Scala
2 7 (87.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) Java 8
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Google