Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 75 105
Rank change year-on-year -4 +30 -24
Contract jobs citing Scala 24 37 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.96% 2.93% 0.30%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.94% 5.16% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 3
Oxfordshire median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £481
% change year-on-year +5.26% -1.30% +44.52%
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 609 717 584
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 49.75% 56.81% 44.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 523 460
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £262
90th Percentile £575 £556 £520
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 26
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £50.00 £36.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.89% -14.29% +86.67%
10th Percentile £32.50 £19.25 £15.63
90th Percentile £77.50 £45.88 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.80% +7.33% +7.14%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 24 November 2017. 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 -17 13 £500 +11.11% 2
Kidlington - 1 £488 -
Scala
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (95.83%) Scrum
2 22 (91.67%) Kanban
2 22 (91.67%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (87.50%) TDD
3 21 (87.50%) Pair Programming
4 20 (83.33%) Python
5 19 (79.17%) Hadoop
5 19 (79.17%) Apache Spark
6 18 (75.00%) Docker
6 18 (75.00%) Mesos
6 18 (75.00%) Big Data
7 17 (70.83%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (41.67%) Apache
8 10 (41.67%) Machine Learning
9 9 (37.50%) Publishing
10 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
11 7 (29.17%) Java
11 7 (29.17%) Kafka
12 6 (25.00%) Semantic Web
13 5 (20.83%) Groovy
13 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
13 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
13 5 (20.83%) Play Framework
13 5 (20.83%) Web Services
13 5 (20.83%) MVC
14 4 (16.67%) Web Development
14 4 (16.67%) Refactoring
14 4 (16.67%) QA
14 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

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:

Application Platforms
1 19 (79.17%) Apache Spark
2 10 (41.67%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) Apache Pig
3 1 (4.17%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 22 (91.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (79.17%) Hadoop
2 18 (75.00%) Big Data
3 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
4 1 (4.17%) HBase
4 1 (4.17%) Mahout
4 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.67%) Grunt
2 4 (16.67%) gulp
2 4 (16.67%) IntelliJ
3 1 (4.17%) Gradle
3 1 (4.17%) Maven
3 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (37.50%) Publishing
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Developer
2 10 (41.67%) AWS Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Big Data Developer
2 10 (41.67%) Scala Developer
3 9 (37.50%) Big Data Engineer
3 9 (37.50%) Data Engineer
4 7 (29.17%) Apache Spark Developer
5 6 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) AWS Software Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Big Data Software Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Technical Leader
7 3 (12.50%) Agile Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) Scala Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Data Scientist
8 1 (4.17%) Hadoop Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Data Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Kafka
2 5 (20.83%) Play Framework
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
3 4 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (16.67%) CSS
3 4 (16.67%) Dropwizard
3 4 (16.67%) HTML
3 4 (16.67%) HTML5
3 4 (16.67%) Hystrix
3 4 (16.67%) React
3 4 (16.67%) Scalatra
4 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.17%) JMS
4 1 (4.17%) Matplotlib
4 1 (4.17%) NumPy
4 1 (4.17%) REST
4 1 (4.17%) Seaborn
4 1 (4.17%) Spring
4 1 (4.17%) XML
4 1 (4.17%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (4.17%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (95.83%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (95.83%) Scrum
2 22 (91.67%) Kanban
3 21 (87.50%) Pair Programming
3 21 (87.50%) TDD
4 17 (70.83%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (41.67%) Machine Learning
6 8 (33.33%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.83%) MVC
8 4 (16.67%) BDD
8 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (16.67%) Front End Development
8 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 4 (16.67%) Refactoring
8 4 (16.67%) SOA
8 4 (16.67%) SOLID
8 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
8 4 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) Python
2 7 (29.17%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) Groovy
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.17%) R
6 1 (4.17%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 18 (75.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (75.00%) Mesos
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) New Relic
2 1 (4.17%) Cloudera
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle