Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 December 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 87 67
Rank change year-on-year +3 -20 +30
Contract jobs citing Scala 5 19 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.46% 1.57% 2.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.90% 3.05% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 21
Oxfordshire median daily rate £415 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £382 £462 £390
90th Percentile £505 £525 £508
South East median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 556 622 711
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 51.58% 51.28% 56.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 497 515
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £325 £322 £302
90th Percentile £541 £590 £570
South East median daily rate £433 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.85% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 14
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £50.00 £43.75 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +37.80% -23.03%
10th Percentile £37.75 £25.75 £15.66
90th Percentile £53.50 £77.50 £41.28
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +9.33%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Oxfordshire

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala in Oxfordshire

Scala
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 December 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
Oxford +14 1 - - 3
Kidlington +7 1 - -
Scala
South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Scala.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Microservices
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Go
4 2 (40.00%) Kanban
4 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
4 2 (40.00%) Big Data
4 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
4 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) API Development
4 2 (40.00%) GDPR
4 2 (40.00%) Docker
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) C++
4 2 (40.00%) Data Security
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) Java EE
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Maven
5 1 (20.00%) PaaS
5 1 (20.00%) HTML5

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) Gradle
1 1 (20.00%) JUnit
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
1 1 (20.00%) Mockito
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Backend Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) Java EE
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Microservices
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) API Development
3 2 (40.00%) Data Security
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Kanban
3 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Go
3 3 (60.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google