The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 27 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
Manchester / Salford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 7
Contract jobs citing Scala 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford - - 4.76%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
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 Salford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Salford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 18 14 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 69.23% 42.42% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 11
Median daily rate £406 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.07% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala in Salford

For the 6 months to 27 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 Salford region with a requirement for Scala.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pentaho
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Clojure
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (100.00%) Pentaho
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Clojure
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cloudera