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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
Berkshire / Slough
Rank - - 31
Contract jobs citing Scala 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough - - 1.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £435 £500
% change year-on-year +9.19% -13.00%  
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 35 35 91
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 25.00% 16.20% 30.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 46
Median daily rate £450 £305 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.54% -11.59%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £145 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £355 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £175.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.57% +438.46%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

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

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Groovy
1 9 (100.00%) Open Source
1 9 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 8 (88.89%) J2EE
2 8 (88.89%) IT Strategy
3 7 (77.78%) Web Application Development
3 7 (77.78%) GitHub
3 7 (77.78%) Gradle
3 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
3 7 (77.78%) Servlets
3 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (77.78%) XML
3 7 (77.78%) Tomcat
3 7 (77.78%) E-Commerce
3 7 (77.78%) Velocity
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 7 (77.78%) Pair Programming
3 7 (77.78%) Subversion
3 7 (77.78%) Spring
3 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) Extreme Programming
3 7 (77.78%) JIRA
4 6 (66.67%) Quality Management
4 6 (66.67%) Functional Testing
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
5 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
5 4 (44.44%) IntelliJ

Scala
Top Related 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 7 (77.78%) Tomcat
2 4 (44.44%) Alfresco
2 4 (44.44%) Apache
2 4 (44.44%) Liferay
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Gradle
1 7 (77.78%) Jenkins
1 7 (77.78%) JIRA
1 7 (77.78%) Subversion
2 4 (44.44%) Eclipse
2 4 (44.44%) IntelliJ
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) J2EE
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) Servlets
2 7 (77.78%) Spring
2 7 (77.78%) Velocity
2 7 (77.78%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) JSR 168
3 4 (44.44%) Struts
3 4 (44.44%) XHTML
3 4 (44.44%) XSLT
4 3 (33.33%) REST
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Open Source
2 8 (88.89%) IT Strategy
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (77.78%) E-Commerce
3 7 (77.78%) Extreme Programming
3 7 (77.78%) Pair Programming
3 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 7 (77.78%) Web Application Development
4 6 (66.67%) Functional Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Quality Management
5 4 (44.44%) MVC
6 3 (33.33%) Microservices
7 2 (22.22%) Kanban
7 2 (22.22%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Groovy
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) GigaSpaces