Period
to 22 July 2017

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 July 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 52 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - -
Contract jobs citing Scala 17 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 2.72% 2.55% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.93% 4.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 0
Oxford median daily rate £500 £390 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.21% - -
Oxfordshire median daily rate £500 £390 £450
% change year-on-year +28.21% -13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire 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 Oxford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 345 337 304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 55.11% 57.22% 42.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 258 255
Oxford median daily rate £450 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% +32.26%
10th Percentile £319 £275 £264
90th Percentile £575 £525 £530
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Oxford median hourly rate £54.50 £31.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.40% +4.17% -20.00%
10th Percentile £32.50 £13.00 £13.75
90th Percentile £77.50 £48.75 £104.50
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +40.00% -6.98%

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 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scala in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Scala.

1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (64.71%) TDD
1 11 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (52.94%) Kanban
2 9 (52.94%) Pair Programming
2 9 (52.94%) Scrum
3 8 (47.06%) Java
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 8 (47.06%) Python
4 7 (41.18%) Big Data
4 7 (41.18%) Apache Spark
5 6 (35.29%) Docker
5 6 (35.29%) Hadoop
5 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
5 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
5 6 (35.29%) Web Services
5 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
6 5 (29.41%) QA
6 5 (29.41%) BDD
6 5 (29.41%) Mesos
6 5 (29.41%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (23.53%) gulp
7 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
7 4 (23.53%) Grunt
7 4 (23.53%) Play Framework
7 4 (23.53%) Scalatra
7 4 (23.53%) New Relic
7 4 (23.53%) React
7 4 (23.53%) Front End Development

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 (41.18%) Apache Spark
2 4 (23.53%) Confluence
3 2 (11.76%) Apache
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
4 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (5.88%) nginx
4 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Big Data
2 6 (35.29%) Hadoop
3 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) Grunt
2 4 (23.53%) gulp
2 4 (23.53%) IntelliJ
2 4 (23.53%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Gradle
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 3 (17.65%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Developer
1 7 (41.18%) Scala Developer
2 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (23.53%) JIRA Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Leader
3 3 (17.65%) Apache Spark Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Data Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Big Data Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Development Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Hadoop Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Hadoop Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Data Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Web Services
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 4 (23.53%) AngularJS
2 4 (23.53%) CSS
2 4 (23.53%) Dropwizard
2 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 4 (23.53%) HTML5
2 4 (23.53%) Hystrix
2 4 (23.53%) Play Framework
2 4 (23.53%) React
2 4 (23.53%) Scalatra
3 2 (11.76%) Kafka
4 1 (5.88%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (5.88%) JSON
4 1 (5.88%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Semantic Web
2 1 (5.88%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Android
1 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (64.71%) TDD
2 9 (52.94%) Kanban
2 9 (52.94%) Pair Programming
2 9 (52.94%) Scrum
3 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
3 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
4 5 (29.41%) BDD
4 5 (29.41%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (23.53%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 4 (23.53%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (23.53%) Front End Development
5 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
5 4 (23.53%) MVC
5 4 (23.53%) Refactoring
5 4 (23.53%) SOA
5 4 (23.53%) SOLID
5 4 (23.53%) Web Application Development
5 4 (23.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Java
1 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
1 8 (47.06%) Python
2 4 (23.53%) Groovy
3 1 (5.88%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) QA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Mesos
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Atlassian
1 4 (23.53%) New Relic