Period
to 19 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 19 September 2020 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 28 44 85
Rank change year-on-year +16 +41 -52
Contract jobs citing Scala 8 22 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.92% 3.44% 0.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.64% 9.02% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 3
Median daily rate £394 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.74% -15.63% -13.51%
10th Percentile £350 £270 £355
90th Percentile £540 £416 £441
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £394 £338 £400
% change year-on-year +16.74% -15.63% -13.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear 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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 83 244 357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 40.69% 38.18% 41.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 155 258
Median daily rate £455 £458 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.55% +22.00% +2.74%
10th Percentile £312 £308 £263
90th Percentile £583 £595 £554
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £450 £375
% change year-on-year - +20.00% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Median hourly rate £13.00 £52.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -75.12% +49.29% -22.22%
10th Percentile £11.54 £45.00 £29.95
90th Percentile £30.60 £57.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate £13.00 £52.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year -75.12% +58.33% -26.67%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Scala as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Newcastle upon Tyne

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Scala in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Daily rate trend for Scala in Newcastle upon Tyne

Scala
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Scala in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 19 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Scala in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 September 2020, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Scala.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (50.00%) Play Framework
3 4 (50.00%) Kibana
3 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) CSS3
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (50.00%) Grafana
4 3 (37.50%) Gatling
4 3 (37.50%) Microservices
4 3 (37.50%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
4 3 (37.50%) Lean Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) J2EE
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) JUnit
4 3 (37.50%) Google
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) WCAG
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) HTTP
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) SSL
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (25.00%) Confluence
1 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) GitHub
1 3 (37.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
1 3 (37.50%) SSL
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
2 3 (37.50%) Gatling
2 3 (37.50%) JUnit
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 2 (25.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Scala Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CSS
1 4 (50.00%) CSS3
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) HTML5
1 4 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 3 (37.50%) Gherkin
2 3 (37.50%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) JSON
2 3 (37.50%) Node.js
2 3 (37.50%) REST
2 3 (37.50%) Sass
2 3 (37.50%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) EJB
4 1 (12.50%) JMS
4 1 (12.50%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
3 3 (37.50%) Lean Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Line Management
3 3 (37.50%) Microservices
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 2 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Grafana
1 4 (50.00%) Kibana
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Google
2 2 (25.00%) BEA
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) webMethods