Period
to 20 July 2019

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 20 July 2019 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
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 76 61
Rank change year-on-year +11 -15 +19
Contract jobs citing Scala 6 28 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.78% 2.13% 3.05%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.74% 4.43% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 31
Oxfordshire median daily rate £538 £463 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.22% -7.50% +28.21%
10th Percentile £515 £395 £413
90th Percentile £556 £784 £594
South East median daily rate £488 £475 £488
% change year-on-year +2.63% -2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £22.25 -

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 344 632 614
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 44.73% 48.17% 51.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 481 453
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £313
90th Percentile £575 £590 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 14
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +25.00%
10th Percentile £18.00 £37.40 £23.38
90th Percentile £48.75 £57.50 £77.50
South East median hourly rate £46.50 £42.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year +9.41% -2.30% +8.75%

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 20 July 2019. 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 +13 4 £538 +16.22% 2
Scala
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Maven
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) TeamCity
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (83.33%) Jetty
2 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (83.33%) Gradle
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Docker
2 5 (83.33%) Spring Boot
2 5 (83.33%) Kotlin
2 5 (83.33%) Dropwizard
2 5 (83.33%) GoCD
3 4 (66.67%) Java 9
3 4 (66.67%) SOLID
3 4 (66.67%) Terraform
3 4 (66.67%) logstash
3 4 (66.67%) Apache Spark
3 4 (66.67%) Graphite
3 4 (66.67%) Datadog
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (66.67%) Lambda Expressions

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 5 (83.33%) Jetty
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) Apache Spark
2 4 (66.67%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Datadog
3 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) HTTP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) GoCD
1 5 (83.33%) Gradle
1 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
1 5 (83.33%) Maven
1 5 (83.33%) TeamCity
2 4 (66.67%) IntelliJ
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Java Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Java Scala Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Scala Developer
3 3 (50.00%) HTML Developer
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Dropwizard
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) Spring
1 5 (83.33%) Spring Boot
2 4 (66.67%) Java SE
2 4 (66.67%) Kafka
2 4 (66.67%) Lambda Expressions
2 4 (66.67%) LAMP
3 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) ATDD
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) Deployment Automation
2 4 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 4 (66.67%) Functional Programming
2 4 (66.67%) Immutable Server
2 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure as Code
2 4 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 4 (66.67%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) OWASP
2 4 (66.67%) Pair Programming
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Refactoring
2 4 (66.67%) Systems Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Kotlin
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Java 9
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 4 (66.67%) Python
3 4 (66.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) Go
4 1 (16.67%) Java 8
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Graphite
1 4 (66.67%) Kibana
1 4 (66.67%) logstash
1 4 (66.67%) Nagios
1 4 (66.67%) StatsD
1 4 (66.67%) Terraform
2 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) New Relic
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Google