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 3 months to 28 June 2017 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 23 -
Rank change year-on-year -15 -  
Contract jobs citing Scala 1 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.37% 6.25% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.67% 11.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 0
Median daily rate £600 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Scala is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 150 162 158
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 55.15% 56.25% 44.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 181 201
Median daily rate £350 £413 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +30.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £556 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Scala also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Scala.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Play Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Play Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript