Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 22 January 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 60 66
Rank change year-on-year -15 +6 -11
Contract jobs citing Scala 8 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.15% 1.65% 0.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.07% 2.96% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 3
Oxford median daily rate £500 £508 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.57% +12.89% +12.50%
Oxfordshire median daily rate £500 £504 £450
% change year-on-year -0.79% +12.00% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire 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 Oxford with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 386 371 310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 55.54% 55.71% 50.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 282 262
Oxford median daily rate £450 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £300 £213 £263
90th Percentile £590 £575 £525
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 14
Oxford median hourly rate £45.00 £21.29 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +111.37% -59.45% +160.03%
10th Percentile £32.50 £13.16 £20.38
90th Percentile £77.50 £41.85 £55.00
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +18.06% -7.69% +73.33%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Oxford

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala in Oxford

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in Oxford over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scala in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Scala.

1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Hadoop
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (87.50%) Apache Spark
3 6 (75.00%) Mesos
3 6 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (75.00%) Docker
3 6 (75.00%) Kanban
3 6 (75.00%) Big Data
3 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 6 (75.00%) Pair Programming
3 6 (75.00%) Publishing
4 5 (62.50%) Semantic Web
5 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) Apache
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
7 1 (12.50%) Oracle
7 1 (12.50%) Web Services
7 1 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (12.50%) XSD
7 1 (12.50%) Linux
7 1 (12.50%) MVC
7 1 (12.50%) JMS
7 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
7 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
7 1 (12.50%) Banking
7 1 (12.50%) Spring

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 7 (87.50%) Apache Spark
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig
3 1 (12.50%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) Hadoop
2 6 (75.00%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
3 1 (12.50%) HBase
3 1 (12.50%) Mahout
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Gradle
1 1 (12.50%) Maven
1 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (75.00%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Big Data Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Data Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) AWS Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) AWS Software Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Big Data Software Engineer
3 4 (50.00%) Developer
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Developer
4 3 (37.50%) AWS Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Big Data Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 3 (37.50%) Scala Developer
4 3 (37.50%) Scala Software Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Data Scientist
5 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Engineer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
1 1 (12.50%) JMS
1 1 (12.50%) Matplotlib
1 1 (12.50%) NumPy
1 1 (12.50%) Pandas
1 1 (12.50%) REST
1 1 (12.50%) scikit-learn
1 1 (12.50%) Seaborn
1 1 (12.50%) Spring
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Semantic Web
2 1 (12.50%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (75.00%) Kanban
2 6 (75.00%) Pair Programming
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
3 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Groovy
3 1 (12.50%) XPath
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Mesos
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cloudera
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle