Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 24 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
England > North East
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 18 116
Rank change year-on-year -84 +98 -64
Contract jobs citing Scala 4 126 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.31% 9.74% 1.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.82% 26.03% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 78 11
North East median daily rate - £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.22% -2.70%
England median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £33.75 £29.82 -
% change year-on-year +13.20% - -

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 the North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 490 484 860
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 37.98% 37.40% 34.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 317 539
North East median daily rate £363 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £263 £285 £258
90th Percentile £526 £525 £521
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 32
North East median hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £28.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.63% +43.23% +54.98%
10th Percentile £30.65 £12.58 £16.08
90th Percentile £47.60 £48.55 £36.45
England median hourly rate £41.50 £41.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year - +7.79% +10.00%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Scala as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in the North East

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala in the North East

Scala
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the North East region over the 6 months to 24 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
Tyne and Wear -92 3 - - 6
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 North East region with a requirement for Scala.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Mac OS
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (50.00%) Go
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Ruby
3 2 (50.00%) Blog
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Capita
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) SEO
4 1 (25.00%) Legal
4 1 (25.00%) Publishing
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Social Media
4 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (25.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (25.00%) Content Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Scala Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Content Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Content Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blog
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) SEO
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Go
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Capita