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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 51 - 66
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Scala 11 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.99% - 0.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.12% - 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +5.55% -10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 267 221 234
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 48.28% 44.47% 34.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 185 164
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 15
Median hourly rate £35.00 £11.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +218.18% -56.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing Scala as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 6 £488 - 3
Scala
South East

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Scala.

1 12 (85.71%) Python
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) Apache Spark
3 9 (64.29%) Docker
3 9 (64.29%) TDD
3 9 (64.29%) Hadoop
4 8 (57.14%) Big Data
4 8 (57.14%) Java
4 8 (57.14%) Scrum
5 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (42.86%) Kanban
6 6 (42.86%) Pair Programming
7 5 (35.71%) Publishing
7 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
7 5 (35.71%) Mesos
8 4 (28.57%) Apache
9 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
9 3 (21.43%) Gradle
9 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
10 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
10 2 (14.29%) HTML5
10 2 (14.29%) Apache Accumulo
10 2 (14.29%) HBase
10 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
10 2 (14.29%) Build Automation
10 2 (14.29%) Semantic Web
10 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (14.29%) Jetty
10 2 (14.29%) nginx

Scala
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (71.43%) Apache Spark
2 4 (28.57%) Apache
3 2 (14.29%) Jetty
3 2 (14.29%) nginx
3 2 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
4 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) Hadoop
2 8 (57.14%) Big Data
3 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
4 2 (14.29%) Apache Accumulo
4 2 (14.29%) Bigtable
4 2 (14.29%) HBase
5 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) Gradle
2 2 (14.29%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (35.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Data Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Hadoop Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Java Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Apache Spark Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Hadoop Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Scala Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Scala Software Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Senior Data Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) AWS Developer
6 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) AWS Software Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning Developer
6 1 (7.14%) MongoDB Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Hadoop Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) HTML5
1 2 (14.29%) JSON
1 2 (14.29%) RESTful
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
1 2 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) Lucene
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) TDD
3 8 (57.14%) Scrum
4 7 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (42.86%) Kanban
5 6 (42.86%) Pair Programming
6 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
7 2 (14.29%) Build Automation
7 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
7 2 (14.29%) Open Source
8 1 (7.14%) BDD
8 1 (7.14%) Informatics
8 1 (7.14%) Microservices
8 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
8 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Python
2 8 (57.14%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (7.14%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Mesos