Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 18 July 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 54 43
Rank change year-on-year +6 -11 +20
Contract jobs citing Scala 8 1 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.49% 0.19% 3.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.02% 0.35% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 18
East Sussex median daily rate £515 £600 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.17% +14.29% +61.54%
10th Percentile £487 £600 £475
90th Percentile £563 £600 £556
South East median daily rate £475 £488 £475
% change year-on-year -2.56% +2.63% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £22.25 - -

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 East Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 265 283 340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 49.26% 53.70% 53.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 176 216
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £300 £213 £263
90th Percentile £520 £475 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £20.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.73% +8.13% +6.67%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Scala as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in East Sussex

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala in East Sussex

Scala
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 Scala within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 18 July 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 - 8 £515 - 4
Scala
South East

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Scala.

1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Play Framework
3 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) Spring
3 6 (75.00%) JSON
3 6 (75.00%) HTML5
4 5 (62.50%) REST
4 5 (62.50%) CSS3
4 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (62.50%) Guice
4 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 5 (62.50%) RESTful
4 5 (62.50%) Open Source
4 5 (62.50%) Spring MVC
4 5 (62.50%) Django
4 5 (62.50%) Ruby
4 5 (62.50%) Ajax
4 5 (62.50%) Google
4 5 (62.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (62.50%) MVC
4 5 (62.50%) JUnit
4 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
5 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (50.00%) Service Design
5 4 (50.00%) Subversion
5 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design

Scala
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 4 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
1 5 (62.50%) Jenkins
1 5 (62.50%) JUnit
2 4 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
4 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
4 1 (12.50%) IntelliJ
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Java Scala Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Scala Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Java Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Java Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) Play Framework
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) JSON
2 6 (75.00%) Spring
3 5 (62.50%) Ajax
3 5 (62.50%) CSS3
3 5 (62.50%) Django
3 5 (62.50%) Guice
3 5 (62.50%) REST
3 5 (62.50%) RESTful
3 5 (62.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (62.50%) Spring MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Akka
4 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
4 1 (12.50%) J2SE
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) Open Source
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
4 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (50.00%) OWASP
4 4 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (50.00%) Service Design
4 4 (50.00%) Web Design
4 4 (50.00%) Web Development
5 2 (25.00%) Kanban
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) TDD
6 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (62.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Groovy
3 1 (12.50%) Java 8
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) webMethods