Period
to 20 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Scala Software Engineer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 August 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 Software Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 823 801 839
Rank change year-on-year -22 +38 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Scala Software Engineer 15 26 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.029% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.031% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 36
England median daily rate £525 £495 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +3.66% -13.18%
10th Percentile £346 £435 £383
90th Percentile £665 £625 £575
UK median daily rate £525 £498 £480
% change year-on-year +5.53% +3.65% -12.73%
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 88,502 83,787 95,440
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 94.99% 95.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,518 54,816 62,988
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,827 2,542 2,826
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.63% +6.92%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.31
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £17.80 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year -4.81% -1.58% +6.35%

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 20 August 2018.

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 20 August 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
London -33 9 £550 +4.76% 4
Yorkshire - 3 £353 -
North of England - 3 £353 -
South East -11 2 £513 +4.97% 2
East of England - 1 £400 -
Scala Software Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, Scala Software Engineer 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 England region featuring Scala Software Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 15 (100.00%) Scala
2 12 (80.00%) Java
3 8 (53.33%) Apache Spark
4 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
4 7 (46.67%) Hadoop
4 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (46.67%) Kafka
4 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) Python
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) Linux
5 5 (33.33%) Apache
5 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (33.33%) Functional Programming
6 4 (26.67%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (26.67%) Amazon S3
6 4 (26.67%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (26.67%) Big Data
6 4 (26.67%) TDD
6 4 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (20.00%) Scrum
7 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (20.00%) OO
7 3 (20.00%) Apache Hive
7 3 (20.00%) Machine Learning
7 3 (20.00%) Digital Media
7 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 3 (20.00%) NoSQL

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 8 (53.33%) Apache Spark
2 5 (33.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (26.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) Hadoop
1 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
2 5 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (26.67%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (26.67%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (26.67%) Big Data
3 4 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (20.00%) Apache Hive
4 3 (20.00%) Flink
4 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (13.33%) HBase
5 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (6.67%) Apache Zeppelin
6 1 (6.67%) Blockchain
6 1 (6.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (13.33%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 1 (6.67%) Gradle
3 1 (6.67%) IntelliJ
3 1 (6.67%) JMeter
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) The Grinder
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) Kafka
2 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (13.33%) Play Framework
3 1 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (6.67%) Akka
3 1 (6.67%) MLlib
3 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (6.67%) React
3 1 (6.67%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 1 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Functional Programming
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) Machine Learning
5 3 (20.00%) Microservices
5 3 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (13.33%) DevOps
6 2 (13.33%) OOP
6 2 (13.33%) Statistics
6 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 1 (6.67%) BDD
7 1 (6.67%) Kanban
7 1 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (6.67%) Product Management
7 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) Scala
2 12 (80.00%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) Python
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) Clojure
5 1 (6.67%) Groovy
5 1 (6.67%) Java 8
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) Kotlin
5 1 (6.67%) Rust
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (6.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (6.67%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (6.67%) Mesos
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) MapR
2 1 (6.67%) Capita