Period
to 24 November 2017

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 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 94 112
Rank change year-on-year +10 +18 -10
Contract jobs citing Scala 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.16% 0.20% 0.051%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.49% 0.72% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Reading median daily rate £538 - £575
10th Percentile £514 - £538
90th Percentile £571 - £613
Berkshire median daily rate £538 £318 £488
% change year-on-year +69.03% -34.77% +46.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Reading with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 412 419 535
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 32.06% 28.14% 27.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 215 397
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £305 £300 £275
90th Percentile £538 £488 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 17
Reading median hourly rate £18.57 £22.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.59% -45.00% +110.53%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £13.78
90th Percentile £45.93 £40.50 £55.55
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year +10.00% -18.37% +13.08%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 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 Reading region with a requirement for Scala.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) JTS
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Deep Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) HDInsight
2 1 (50.00%) GeoServer
2 1 (50.00%) GeoTools
2 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (50.00%) Azure Data Factory

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 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (50.00%) GeoServer
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) HBase
1 1 (50.00%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Data Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) GeoTools
1 1 (50.00%) JTS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Deep Learning
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft