The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 27 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 69 99
Rank change year-on-year +25 +30  
Contract jobs citing Scala 49 41 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.45% 2.74% 0.46%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.26% 5.41% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 7
Median daily rate £500 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £533 £510
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 Leeds with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 529 758 624
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 48.00% 50.60% 40.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 548 460
Median daily rate £400 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +19.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £318 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 5
Median hourly rate £39.00 £15.67 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +148.88% -55.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala in Leeds

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in Leeds over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scala in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Scala.

1 84 (88.42%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (71.58%) Java
3 50 (52.63%) Test Automation
4 49 (51.58%) Ruby
5 48 (50.53%) Linux
6 46 (48.42%) HTML
7 44 (46.32%) CSS
7 44 (46.32%) Python
8 41 (43.16%) Git (software)
9 38 (40.00%) Scrum
9 38 (40.00%) RESTful
10 36 (37.89%) Spring
11 35 (36.84%) Play Framework
12 34 (35.79%) JSON
12 34 (35.79%) Configuration Management
13 32 (33.68%) TDD
14 31 (32.63%) HTML5
15 30 (31.58%) Open Source
15 30 (31.58%) Relational Database
16 28 (29.47%) REST
16 28 (29.47%) JavaScript
17 27 (28.42%) CSS3
17 27 (28.42%) Jenkins
18 26 (27.37%) Django
18 26 (27.37%) Subversion
19 25 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
19 25 (26.32%) HTTP
19 25 (26.32%) Web Design
19 25 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
20 23 (24.21%) MVC

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 20 (21.05%) Confluence
2 2 (2.11%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.05%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.16%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (3.16%) IaaS
2 3 (3.16%) Loggly
2 3 (3.16%) Sumo Logic
3 1 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 25 (26.32%) HTTP
2 1 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (31.58%) Relational Database
2 15 (15.79%) MongoDB
3 12 (12.63%) NoSQL
4 9 (9.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (8.42%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (6.32%) MySQL
7 3 (3.16%) Riak
8 2 (2.11%) Couchbase
8 2 (2.11%) Hadoop
9 1 (1.05%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.05%) Big Data
9 1 (1.05%) IBM BigInsights
9 1 (1.05%) Impala
Development Applications
1 41 (43.16%) Git (software)
2 27 (28.42%) Jenkins
3 26 (27.37%) Subversion
4 22 (23.16%) JIRA
5 17 (17.89%) JUnit
6 12 (12.63%) Selenium
7 10 (10.53%) Cucumber
8 5 (5.26%) Maven
8 5 (5.26%) SoapUI
9 4 (4.21%) Grunt
9 4 (4.21%) IntelliJ
9 4 (4.21%) WebDriver
10 3 (3.16%) Vagrant
11 2 (2.11%) DbUnit
11 2 (2.11%) FitNesse
11 2 (2.11%) Gatling
11 2 (2.11%) JMeter
11 2 (2.11%) Mockito
11 2 (2.11%) SonarQube
11 2 (2.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (2.11%) Finance
1 2 (2.11%) German Language
1 2 (2.11%) Marketing
2 1 (1.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (76.84%) Developer
2 47 (49.47%) Scala Developer
3 39 (41.05%) Java Developer
4 29 (30.53%) Java Scala Developer
5 12 (12.63%) Architect
6 11 (11.58%) Technical Architect
7 6 (6.32%) PHP Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (4.21%) Tester
9 3 (3.16%) Agile Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Automation Tester
9 3 (3.16%) Java Architect
9 3 (3.16%) Java Technical Architect
9 3 (3.16%) Programmer
10 2 (2.11%) Analyst
10 2 (2.11%) QA Analyst
10 2 (2.11%) Test Leader
11 1 (1.05%) Java Engineer
11 1 (1.05%) QA Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (48.42%) HTML
2 44 (46.32%) CSS
3 38 (40.00%) RESTful
4 36 (37.89%) Spring
5 35 (36.84%) Play Framework
6 34 (35.79%) JSON
7 31 (32.63%) HTML5
8 28 (29.47%) REST
9 27 (28.42%) CSS3
10 26 (27.37%) Django
11 23 (24.21%) Spring MVC
12 22 (23.16%) Ajax
13 21 (22.11%) Ruby on Rails
14 15 (15.79%) Guice
15 9 (9.47%) Web Services
16 7 (7.37%) .NET
16 7 (7.37%) ASP.NET
16 7 (7.37%) ASP.NET MVC
17 6 (6.32%) CodeIgniter
17 6 (6.32%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.32%) User Experience
2 4 (4.21%) Driving Licence
2 4 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.05%) RIA
4 1 (1.05%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 48 (50.53%) Linux
2 12 (12.63%) Mac OS X
3 11 (11.58%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (88.42%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (52.63%) Test Automation
3 38 (40.00%) Scrum
4 34 (35.79%) Configuration Management
5 32 (33.68%) TDD
6 30 (31.58%) Open Source
7 25 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (26.32%) Responsive Web Design
7 25 (26.32%) Web Design
8 23 (24.21%) MVC
9 17 (17.89%) Web Development
10 14 (14.74%) Kanban
10 14 (14.74%) OWASP
10 14 (14.74%) Software Engineering
11 12 (12.63%) Continuous Deployment
11 12 (12.63%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 12 (12.63%) User Stories
12 11 (11.58%) Data Visualisation
12 11 (11.58%) Visualisation
13 9 (9.47%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 68 (71.58%) Java
2 49 (51.58%) Ruby
3 44 (46.32%) Python
4 28 (29.47%) JavaScript
5 18 (18.95%) C#
6 10 (10.53%) Groovy
6 10 (10.53%) PHP
7 6 (6.32%) Bash Shell
7 6 (6.32%) ECMAScript
8 5 (5.26%) Go
9 3 (3.16%) C++
10 1 (1.05%) Clojure
10 1 (1.05%) Elixir
10 1 (1.05%) Erlang
10 1 (1.05%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.05%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.05%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.26%) Docker
2 1 (1.05%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (9.47%) Puppet
2 7 (7.37%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.16%) Ansible
3 3 (3.16%) Nagios
3 3 (3.16%) Prometheus
3 3 (3.16%) Salt
3 3 (3.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (18.95%) Google
2 6 (6.32%) Zend
3 3 (3.16%) New Relic
3 3 (3.16%) Oracle
3 3 (3.16%) Rackspace
3 3 (3.16%) SaltStack
3 3 (3.16%) Splunk
4 2 (2.11%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.05%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.05%) Elastic Path
5 1 (1.05%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.05%) MapR
5 1 (1.05%) VMware
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