The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 April 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 44 49
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5  
Contract jobs citing Scala 5 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.12% 1.80% 0.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.05% 4.12% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 1
Median daily rate £500 £394 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.98% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70%  
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 164 243 185
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 36.77% 43.78% 38.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 191 123
Median daily rate £380 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.93% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £265 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £670 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -43.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.84% +7.04%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala in South Yorkshire

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scala in South Yorkshire

Scala
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +2 5 £500 +33.33% 3
Scala
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scala.

1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) Web Services
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (58.33%) TDD
4 7 (58.33%) Spring
5 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
5 6 (50.00%) Node.js
5 6 (50.00%) REST
6 5 (41.67%) Scrum
6 5 (41.67%) HTML
6 5 (41.67%) Python
6 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 5 (41.67%) CSS
6 5 (41.67%) Mockito
6 5 (41.67%) jMock
6 5 (41.67%) Ruby
6 5 (41.67%) Docker
7 4 (33.33%) BDD
7 4 (33.33%) Maven
7 4 (33.33%) Groovy
7 4 (33.33%) SOAP
7 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (33.33%) Unix
7 4 (33.33%) Linux
7 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
8 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (25.00%) EasyMock
8 3 (25.00%) RESTful
8 3 (25.00%) Clojure
8 3 (25.00%) MongoDB

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 4 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) jMock
2 5 (41.67%) Mockito
3 4 (33.33%) Maven
4 3 (25.00%) EasyMock
4 3 (25.00%) Spock
5 2 (16.67%) Ant
5 2 (16.67%) DbUnit
5 2 (16.67%) Gradle
5 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (16.67%) JUnit
5 2 (16.67%) Selenium
5 2 (16.67%) SonarQube
5 2 (16.67%) Subversion
6 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (8.33%) IntelliJ
General
1 2 (16.67%) Back Office
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Node.js Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Web Services
2 7 (58.33%) Spring
3 6 (50.00%) Node.js
3 6 (50.00%) REST
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) HTML
5 4 (33.33%) SOAP
6 3 (25.00%) RESTful
7 2 (16.67%) Apache Camel
7 2 (16.67%) J2EE
7 2 (16.67%) JSON
7 2 (16.67%) PowerMock
7 2 (16.67%) React
7 2 (16.67%) Velocity
7 2 (16.67%) XML
8 1 (8.33%) JRuby
8 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
8 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 3 (25.00%) DevOps
5 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
6 2 (16.67%) Functional Programming
6 2 (16.67%) Kanban
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) Microservices
6 2 (16.67%) Open Source
6 2 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (16.67%) Service Design
6 2 (16.67%) Web Design
6 2 (16.67%) Web Development
7 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) Ruby
3 4 (33.33%) Groovy
4 3 (25.00%) Clojure
4 3 (25.00%) Go
5 1 (8.33%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) VMware
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