Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Scala Developer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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 Developer
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 322 328 462
Rank change year-on-year +6 +134 +154
Contract jobs requiring a Scala Developer 736 714 457
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.79% 0.73% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 0.77% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 574 359
England median daily rate £550 £525 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% +10.84%
10th Percentile £450 £422 £425
90th Percentile £675 £688 £715
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £575
% change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% +12.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
England median hourly rate - - £65.00
UK median hourly rate - - £65.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 88370 92296 99465
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.77% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 58881 60820 64344
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2615 2980 3832
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.68% +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.77 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Scala Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Scala Developer in England

Scala Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala Developer in England

Scala Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scala Developer in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scala Developer in England

Scala Developer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala Developer within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
London 0 519 £575 +4.55% 25
South East +38 100 £500 +5.26% 4
North of England +13 75 £485 -3.00% 6
Yorkshire -4 44 £475 -5.00% 1
Midlands +21 28 £520 +9.47% 3
North West +15 19 £460 -8.00% 5
West Midlands +11 15 £505 +6.32% 1
East Midlands +20 13 £538 +26.47% 2
South West +7 11 £475 -7.32% 1
North East +53 10 £525 +23.53%
East of England -13 3 £458 -12.86%
Scala Developer
UK

Scala Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Scala Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Scala Developer in the job title.

1 705 (95.79%) Scala
2 533 (72.42%) Agile Software Development
3 412 (55.98%) Java
4 264 (35.87%) TDD
5 209 (28.40%) Akka
6 206 (27.99%) Play Framework
7 180 (24.46%) Microservices
8 164 (22.28%) Scrum
9 161 (21.88%) Linux
10 159 (21.60%) CSS
10 159 (21.60%) Open Source
11 153 (20.79%) Apache Spark
12 152 (20.65%) Big Data
13 149 (20.24%) Docker
14 139 (18.89%) NoSQL
15 133 (18.07%) Continuous Integration
16 132 (17.93%) JSON
17 131 (17.80%) REST
17 131 (17.80%) Kafka
18 130 (17.66%) Git (software)
19 129 (17.53%) BDD
20 128 (17.39%) RESTful
21 122 (16.58%) Hadoop
22 115 (15.63%) HTML
23 114 (15.49%) DevOps
24 110 (14.95%) Spring
25 107 (14.54%) Banking
26 104 (14.13%) Pair Programming
26 104 (14.13%) HTTP
27 102 (13.86%) SQL

Scala Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 153 (20.79%) Apache Spark
2 62 (8.42%) Apache
3 55 (7.47%) Elasticsearch
4 38 (5.16%) Confluence
5 29 (3.94%) WebLogic
6 26 (3.53%) Tomcat
7 21 (2.85%) JBoss
8 13 (1.77%) OpenStack
9 9 (1.22%) Apache Solr
9 9 (1.22%) Jetty
10 8 (1.09%) WildFly
11 7 (0.95%) Apache Pig
11 7 (0.95%) nginx
11 7 (0.95%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.41%) DataSynapse
12 3 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
13 2 (0.27%) Cloud Foundry
13 2 (0.27%) SAS
14 1 (0.14%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 85 (11.55%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (3.67%) GitHub
3 18 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.22%) PaaS
6 8 (1.09%) SaaS
7 7 (0.95%) Amazon EMR
8 6 (0.82%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.54%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.41%) Amazon Kinesis
12 2 (0.27%) BrowserStack
12 2 (0.27%) vREST
13 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.14%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 104 (14.13%) HTTP
2 29 (3.94%) SSL
2 29 (3.94%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.27%) SNA
4 1 (0.14%) Internet
4 1 (0.14%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (20.65%) Big Data
2 139 (18.89%) NoSQL
3 122 (16.58%) Hadoop
4 94 (12.77%) MongoDB
5 88 (11.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 70 (9.51%) PostgreSQL
7 67 (9.10%) MySQL
8 62 (8.42%) Relational Database
9 31 (4.21%) Apache Hive
9 31 (4.21%) HBase
10 16 (2.17%) Couchbase
10 16 (2.17%) Impala
11 14 (1.90%) CouchDB
12 13 (1.77%) Neo4j
13 12 (1.63%) RDBMS
14 9 (1.22%) Sqoop
15 8 (1.09%) Hazelcast
16 7 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 7 (0.95%) Redis
17 5 (0.68%) Flink
Development Applications
1 130 (17.66%) Git (software)
2 79 (10.73%) Jenkins
3 69 (9.38%) IntelliJ
4 62 (8.42%) JIRA
4 62 (8.42%) JUnit
5 54 (7.34%) Subversion
6 41 (5.57%) Mockito
7 29 (3.94%) Selenium
8 26 (3.53%) Cucumber
9 22 (2.99%) Eclipse
10 18 (2.45%) TeamCity
11 16 (2.17%) Maven
12 11 (1.49%) Gradle
13 10 (1.36%) GitLab
14 8 (1.09%) Ant
15 7 (0.95%) Gatling
15 7 (0.95%) MSTest
15 7 (0.95%) NUnit
16 6 (0.82%) Grunt
16 6 (0.82%) gulp
General
1 107 (14.54%) Banking
2 102 (13.86%) Finance
3 64 (8.70%) Investment Banking
4 35 (4.76%) Front Office
5 29 (3.94%) Marketing
6 27 (3.67%) Telecoms
7 25 (3.40%) Manufacturing
8 24 (3.26%) Electronics
9 15 (2.04%) Retail
10 12 (1.63%) Publishing
11 5 (0.68%) Advertising
12 4 (0.54%) Games
13 3 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.27%) Law
14 2 (0.27%) Wholesale Banking
15 1 (0.14%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (28.40%) Akka
2 206 (27.99%) Play Framework
3 159 (21.60%) CSS
4 132 (17.93%) JSON
5 131 (17.80%) Kafka
5 131 (17.80%) REST
6 128 (17.39%) RESTful
7 115 (15.63%) HTML
8 110 (14.95%) Spring
9 78 (10.60%) HTML5
10 66 (8.97%) Web Services
11 57 (7.74%) XML
12 50 (6.79%) CSS3
13 46 (6.25%) Node.js
14 43 (5.84%) Ajax
14 43 (5.84%) AngularJS
15 38 (5.16%) Ruby on Rails
15 38 (5.16%) spray
16 36 (4.89%) Django
16 36 (4.89%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 48 (6.52%) Greenfield Project
2 47 (6.39%) Algorithms
3 30 (4.08%) Fixed Income
4 23 (3.13%) Data Structures
5 22 (2.99%) Derivative
6 21 (2.85%) Grid Computing
7 20 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 14 (1.90%) Market Risk
10 13 (1.77%) Computer Science
10 13 (1.77%) Fintech
11 10 (1.36%) User Experience
12 9 (1.22%) Mobile App
12 9 (1.22%) Reference Data
13 8 (1.09%) Interest Rate Derivative
14 7 (0.95%) Semantic Web
15 5 (0.68%) Credit Derivative
15 5 (0.68%) Equities
15 5 (0.68%) Virtual Team
16 4 (0.54%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 161 (21.88%) Linux
2 90 (12.23%) Unix
3 9 (1.22%) Windows
4 6 (0.82%) Ubuntu
5 4 (0.54%) Mac OS
6 3 (0.41%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.27%) Android
8 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 533 (72.42%) Agile Software Development
2 264 (35.87%) TDD
3 180 (24.46%) Microservices
4 164 (22.28%) Scrum
5 159 (21.60%) Open Source
6 133 (18.07%) Continuous Integration
7 129 (17.53%) BDD
8 114 (15.49%) DevOps
9 104 (14.13%) Pair Programming
10 84 (11.41%) Kanban
10 84 (11.41%) Test Automation
11 71 (9.65%) Software Engineering
12 69 (9.38%) Continuous Delivery
13 63 (8.56%) Web Design
14 56 (7.61%) High Availability
15 52 (7.07%) Machine Learning
16 51 (6.93%) Functional Programming
17 50 (6.79%) Configuration Management
18 49 (6.66%) OO
19 48 (6.52%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 705 (95.79%) Scala
2 412 (55.98%) Java
3 102 (13.86%) SQL
4 99 (13.45%) JavaScript
5 98 (13.32%) Python
6 56 (7.61%) Ruby
7 29 (3.94%) C#
7 29 (3.94%) Shell Script
8 18 (2.45%) Clojure
9 13 (1.77%) Groovy
10 11 (1.49%) Bash Shell
10 11 (1.49%) Haskell
11 9 (1.22%) SPARQL
12 8 (1.09%) Kotlin
13 6 (0.82%) Perl
14 5 (0.68%) C++
15 4 (0.54%) Go
16 3 (0.41%) PHP
16 3 (0.41%) R
17 1 (0.14%) C
Qualifications
1 52 (7.07%) Security Cleared
2 48 (6.52%) SC Cleared
3 22 (2.99%) Degree
4 8 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (0.54%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.41%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.27%) PhD
9 1 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.85%) QA
2 12 (1.63%) MiFID
3 1 (0.14%) Basel III
3 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 149 (20.24%) Docker
2 24 (3.26%) HDFS
3 10 (1.36%) Apache Flume
4 8 (1.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.41%) Platform Symphony
6 2 (0.27%) LXC
Systems Management
1 74 (10.05%) Puppet
2 55 (7.47%) Grafana
2 55 (7.47%) Kibana
3 36 (4.89%) logstash
4 21 (2.85%) Ansible
5 18 (2.45%) Kubernetes
6 16 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (2.04%) Mesos
7 15 (2.04%) Sysdig
8 8 (1.09%) Oozie
9 6 (0.82%) Hadoop YARN
10 4 (0.54%) Terraform
11 2 (0.27%) Marathon
12 1 (0.14%) Rancher
Vendors
1 44 (5.98%) Google
2 36 (4.89%) AppDynamics
2 36 (4.89%) Splunk
3 28 (3.80%) SAP
4 24 (3.26%) Oracle
5 20 (2.72%) webMethods
6 13 (1.77%) Cloudera
7 12 (1.63%) Hortonworks
8 7 (0.95%) CA
9 3 (0.41%) IBM
9 3 (0.41%) SaltStack
10 2 (0.27%) Adobe
10 2 (0.27%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.27%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.27%) Palantir
11 1 (0.14%) Facebook
11 1 (0.14%) Perforce
11 1 (0.14%) Teradata