The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 23 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 West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 50 53
Contract jobs citing Scala 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 0.84% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category - 1.68% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 118 238 239
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 36.42% 50.00% 52.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 118 150
Median daily rate £400 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 14
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing Scala as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Gloucestershire

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Scala.

1 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (50.00%) HDInsight
2 1 (50.00%) Spark Streaming
2 1 (50.00%) Jupyter
2 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Zeppelin
2 1 (50.00%) Data Lake
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Wiki
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (100.00%) Apache
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Zeppelin
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Data Lake
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) HDInsight
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) OrientDB
1 1 (50.00%) Power BI
1 1 (50.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Camel
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Kafka
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Spark Streaming
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (50.00%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ambari
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (50.00%) Kibana
1 1 (50.00%) Oozie