Period
to 10 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Scala Software Engineer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 10 December 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 Software Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 819 793 837
Rank change year-on-year -26 +44 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Scala Software Engineer 24 50 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.025% 0.052% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.055% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 45 34
England median daily rate £525 £488 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% -24.88% +13.04%
10th Percentile £475 £411 £519
90th Percentile £650 £579 £775
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £650
% change year-on-year - -23.08% +13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

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 89430 90414 98744
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 94.71% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 59840 59529 63975
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £250
90th Percentile £638 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2592 2990 3788
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.38 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.77% +2.08% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.92 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Scala Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Scala Software Engineer in England

Scala Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala Software Engineer in England

Scala Software Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scala Software Engineer in England over the 6 months to 10 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scala Software Engineer in England

Scala Software Engineer
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 Software Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 10 December 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 -40 19 £600 +20.00% 4
South East +5 5 £500 +5.26%
Scala Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, Scala Software Engineer 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 Software Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 22 (91.67%) Scala
3 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (62.50%) REST
5 14 (58.33%) Pair Programming
5 14 (58.33%) Java
6 12 (50.00%) Big Data
6 12 (50.00%) Apache Spark
7 11 (45.83%) JSON
8 10 (41.67%) NoSQL
9 9 (37.50%) Unit Testing
9 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
9 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (37.50%) Machine Learning
9 9 (37.50%) TDD
9 9 (37.50%) QA
10 8 (33.33%) Web Services
10 8 (33.33%) Python
10 8 (33.33%) Hadoop
11 7 (29.17%) Data Architecture
11 7 (29.17%) Akka
11 7 (29.17%) DevOps
11 7 (29.17%) Apache
11 7 (29.17%) Knowledge Engineering
12 6 (25.00%) Docker
12 6 (25.00%) Kafka
12 6 (25.00%) Open Source
13 5 (20.83%) Semantic Web
13 5 (20.83%) JavaScript

Scala Software Engineer 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 12 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 7 (29.17%) Apache
3 4 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (8.33%) Apache Solr
4 2 (8.33%) JBoss
4 2 (8.33%) nginx
4 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 15 (62.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) GitHub
2 2 (8.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) HTTP
2 2 (8.33%) SSL
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (50.00%) Big Data
2 10 (41.67%) NoSQL
3 8 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (8.33%) Sqoop
5 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.33%) Ant
2 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.33%) Gatling
2 2 (8.33%) Grunt
2 2 (8.33%) gulp
2 2 (8.33%) IntelliJ
2 2 (8.33%) JUnit
2 2 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
2 2 (8.33%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) Sublime Text
3 1 (4.17%) Hudson
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 3 (12.50%) Publishing
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) REST
2 11 (45.83%) JSON
3 8 (33.33%) Web Services
4 7 (29.17%) Akka
5 6 (25.00%) Kafka
6 3 (12.50%) CSS
6 3 (12.50%) HTML
6 3 (12.50%) HTML5
6 3 (12.50%) Play Framework
7 2 (8.33%) EJB
7 2 (8.33%) Gherkin
7 2 (8.33%) Hibernate
7 2 (8.33%) J2EE
7 2 (8.33%) J2SE
7 2 (8.33%) jQuery
7 2 (8.33%) Node.js
7 2 (8.33%) Servlets
7 2 (8.33%) SOAP
7 2 (8.33%) Spring
7 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Semantic Web
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Linked Data
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
2 2 (8.33%) Unix
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (58.33%) Pair Programming
4 9 (37.50%) Machine Learning
4 9 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 9 (37.50%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (37.50%) TDD
4 9 (37.50%) Unit Testing
5 7 (29.17%) Data Architecture
5 7 (29.17%) DevOps
5 7 (29.17%) Knowledge Engineering
6 6 (25.00%) Open Source
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (16.67%) Microservices
7 4 (16.67%) Scrum
8 3 (12.50%) Kanban
8 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 2 (8.33%) Analytics
9 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) Scala
2 14 (58.33%) Java
3 8 (33.33%) Python
4 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
5 4 (16.67%) SPARQL
6 3 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (8.33%) C#
7 2 (8.33%) Groovy
7 2 (8.33%) Haskell
7 2 (8.33%) Perl
7 2 (8.33%) Ruby
8 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Mesos
2 2 (8.33%) Grafana
2 2 (8.33%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (8.33%) Kibana
2 2 (8.33%) Oozie
2 2 (8.33%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Google
1 2 (8.33%) webMethods