Period
to 19 June 2018

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 6 months to 19 June 2018 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
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 62 65
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3 +4
Contract jobs citing Scala 14 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.47% 1.64% 1.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.05% 3.89% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 13
South Yorkshire median daily rate £538 £444 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.13% +7.58% -8.33%
10th Percentile £493 £340 £363
90th Percentile £590 £538 £486
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Scala is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 346 334 408
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 36.34% 42.01% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 207 303
South Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% +1.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £268 £246 £259
90th Percentile £560 £525 £605
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 7
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.92 £20.97 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.81% -6.80% -30.77%
10th Percentile £18.03 £20.97 £11.80
90th Percentile £60.00 £20.97 £28.65
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +77.78% +7.14% -40.00%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Scala as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 19 June 2018.

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 6 months to 19 June 2018. 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
Sheffield -1 12 £550 +23.94% 3
Scala
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Scala also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scala.

1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) Open Source
3 8 (57.14%) Python
4 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (50.00%) CSS
4 7 (50.00%) Linux
4 7 (50.00%) Ruby
4 7 (50.00%) Play Framework
5 6 (42.86%) Docker
5 6 (42.86%) Node.js
5 6 (42.86%) React
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) Unix
5 6 (42.86%) Mac OS X
5 6 (42.86%) Web Development
5 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
6 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
6 5 (35.71%) Apache Hive
6 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
6 5 (35.71%) Apache Spark
6 5 (35.71%) Analytics
7 4 (28.57%) Apache Pig
7 4 (28.57%) Ambari
7 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (28.57%) Anti-Money Laundering
7 4 (28.57%) Decision Tree
7 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
7 4 (28.57%) SAS
7 4 (28.57%) Oracle
7 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL

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 5 (35.71%) Apache Spark
2 4 (28.57%) Apache Pig
2 4 (28.57%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Google Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Apache Hive
1 5 (35.71%) Hadoop
2 2 (14.29%) QlikView
2 2 (14.29%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Kudu
3 1 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Impala
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Private Banking
1 4 (28.57%) Retail Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Technical Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Data Scientist
3 2 (14.29%) Java Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Java Technical Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Scala Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) CSS
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
1 7 (50.00%) Play Framework
2 6 (42.86%) Node.js
2 6 (42.86%) React
3 2 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (7.14%) Ajax
4 1 (7.14%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) Django
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) JSON
4 1 (7.14%) REST
4 1 (7.14%) RESTful
4 1 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (7.14%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Team
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (42.86%) Mac OS X
2 6 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Open Source
2 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Web Development
3 5 (35.71%) Analytics
3 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
4 4 (28.57%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 4 (28.57%) Asset Management
4 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 4 (28.57%) Decision Tree
4 4 (28.57%) Regression Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Wealth Management
5 2 (14.29%) Data Science
5 2 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (14.29%) Forensic Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Functional Programming
5 2 (14.29%) Machine Learning
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (14.29%) Visual Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) Python
3 7 (50.00%) Ruby
4 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Java 8
6 1 (7.14%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Ambari
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Google
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Tableau
3 1 (7.14%) Cloudera