The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 23 June 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 70 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 -  
Contract jobs citing Scala 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.51% 0.11% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.88% 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £538 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  
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 Reading with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 160 263 242
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 27.35% 30.23% 28.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 162 156
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £350 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Median hourly rate £36.08 £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +300.88% -77.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.24 £9.00 £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £28.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for Scala.

1 12 (80.00%) Java
1 12 (80.00%) Big Data
2 11 (73.33%) Apache Spark
2 11 (73.33%) Hadoop
3 10 (66.67%) NoSQL
4 9 (60.00%) HBase
5 8 (53.33%) Apache Hive
5 8 (53.33%) MapReduce
6 6 (40.00%) Sqoop
6 6 (40.00%) Impala
6 6 (40.00%) Finance
6 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (33.33%) ETL
7 5 (33.33%) Python
7 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (33.33%) HDFS
7 5 (33.33%) Hortonworks
7 5 (33.33%) Cloudera
7 5 (33.33%) Oozie
8 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
8 4 (26.67%) TDD
8 4 (26.67%) Scrum
8 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (26.67%) SQL
8 4 (26.67%) DB2
8 4 (26.67%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
9 3 (20.00%) Credit Risk
9 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
9 3 (20.00%) Ab Initio

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 11 (73.33%) Apache Spark
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Pig
3 1 (6.67%) Confluence
3 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (6.67%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) Big Data
2 11 (73.33%) Hadoop
3 10 (66.67%) NoSQL
4 9 (60.00%) HBase
5 8 (53.33%) Apache Hive
6 6 (40.00%) Impala
6 6 (40.00%) Sqoop
7 4 (26.67%) DB2
7 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
8 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (6.67%) Apache Accumulo
9 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (6.67%) Neo4j
9 1 (6.67%) OrientDB
9 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
9 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 2 (13.33%) JIRA
3 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.67%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Big Data Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Data Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Big Data Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Data Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Hadoop Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Hadoop Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Chief Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Hadoop Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) CSS
1 2 (13.33%) Ehcache
1 2 (13.33%) HTML
1 2 (13.33%) Play Framework
2 1 (6.67%) Akka
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Camel
2 1 (6.67%) Apache CXF
2 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (6.67%) JDBC
2 1 (6.67%) JMS
2 1 (6.67%) Kafka
2 1 (6.67%) OSGi
2 1 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) SAML
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Cyber Defence
2 1 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) MapReduce
2 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) ETL
4 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) Analytics
5 3 (20.00%) Web Analytics
6 2 (13.33%) Microservices
6 2 (13.33%) MVC
6 2 (13.33%) Open Source
6 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
6 2 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (13.33%) SOA
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) Web Design
7 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.67%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) R
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) PhD
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) HDFS
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Flume
2 1 (6.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Oozie
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cloudera
1 5 (33.33%) Hortonworks
2 4 (26.67%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (20.00%) Ab Initio
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat