The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 / Slough
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 - 30
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Scala 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.44% - 0.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.76% - 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £275 - £401
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 Slough with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 42 39 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 30.22% 24.07% 20.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 28 42
Median daily rate £400 £375 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +16.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.50
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 Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala in Slough

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 Slough region with a requirement for Scala.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) MapReduce
1 2 (100.00%) Tableau
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Legal

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Data Network Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Network Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Tableau