Period
to 17 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 17 June 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
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 94 -
Rank change year-on-year +12 - +83
Contract jobs citing Scala 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.41% 0.59% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.85% 1.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Essex median daily rate £550 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
East of England median daily rate £500 £525 £475
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

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 Essex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 355 414 333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 48.97% 48.71% 35.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 279 184
Essex median daily rate £500 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +28.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £337 £275 £220
90th Percentile £633 £575 £475
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 39
Essex median hourly rate £37.50 £37.25 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.67% +9.56% -14.47%
10th Percentile £26.52 £31.08 £22.50
90th Percentile £69.20 £62.93 £48.75
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year -1.84% +8.67% -

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Essex

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala in Essex

Scala
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Essex region over the 6 months to 17 June 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
Southend-on-Sea +18 1 £585 +30.00%
Scala
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 Essex region with a requirement for Scala.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) GitHub
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Salt
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Go
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) GitHub
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) IntelliJ
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) AWS DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) AWS Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) Play Framework
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) BDD
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Go
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (66.67%) Salt