Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Scala Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 75 100
Rank change year-on-year +2 +25 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Scala Developer 3 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.32% 1.42% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 1.45% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 4
South Wales median daily rate £450 £513 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.20% +24.24% -17.50%
10th Percentile £375 £450 £366
90th Percentile £525 £599 £473
Wales median daily rate £450 £513 £413
% change year-on-year -12.20% +24.24% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
South Wales
Contract vacancies in South Wales with a recognized job title 909 1103 1251
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 97.70% 96.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 608 756 943
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £167 £196 £213
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 70 54
South Wales median hourly rate £16.50 £15.38 £15.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.32% -2.72% +17.07%
10th Percentile £11.12 £10.43 £9.58
90th Percentile £45.78 £70.75 £28.68
Wales median hourly rate £15.24 £13.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year +15.02% -5.36% -

Scala Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings that featured Scala Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Scala Developer in South Wales

Scala Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala Developer in South Wales

Scala Developer
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala Developer within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +8 2 £450 -14.29%
Cardiff -8 1 - -
Scala Developer
Wales

Scala Developer Skill Set
Top 14 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Scala Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region featuring Scala Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Chatbot

Scala Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Chatbot
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
2 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM