Period
to 6 June 2020

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 6 June 2020 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
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 71 98 90
Rank change year-on-year +27 -8 -25
Contract jobs citing Scala 6 2 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Reading 0.66% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.18% 0.40% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -27.08%
10th Percentile £463 £425 £386
90th Percentile £488 £475 £449
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £550
% change year-on-year +5.56% -18.18% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 275 494 431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 30.05% 36.46% 31.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 346 271
Median daily rate £500 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £338 £360 £300
90th Percentile £650 £600 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 9
Median hourly rate £18.50 £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.89% +50.00% +52.59%
10th Percentile £18.25 £33.88 £17.30
90th Percentile £51.13 £57.80 £54.75
Median hourly rate £32.50 £45.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -27.78% +63.64% +12.24%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Reading

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Scala in Reading.

Daily rate trend for Scala in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Scala.

1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 5 (83.33%) AWS
2 5 (83.33%) Machine Learning
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) Data Science
3 4 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) Apache
3 4 (66.67%) Degree
3 4 (66.67%) Azure
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) scikit-learn
4 1 (16.67%) Data Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (16.67%) Pandas
4 1 (16.67%) GCP
4 1 (16.67%) Samza
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) NumPy
4 1 (16.67%) MapReduce
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2

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 6 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (16.67%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Flink
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) AWS Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Data Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Java Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Machine Learning Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Python Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Backend Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Scientist
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Python Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Scala Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) NumPy
1 1 (16.67%) Pandas
1 1 (16.67%) Samza
1 1 (16.67%) scikit-learn
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
1 5 (83.33%) Data Science
1 5 (83.33%) Machine Learning
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Vision
3 1 (16.67%) Data Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) MapReduce
3 1 (16.67%) Neural Network
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Python
2 4 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Google