Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 51 67
Rank change year-on-year -10 +16 -
Contract jobs citing Scala 10 30 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.21% 2.65% 1.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.37% 6.51% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 26 13
South Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £410 £406 £338
90th Percentile £529 £488 £483
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% -10.71%
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 297 461 363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 35.96% 40.72% 33.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 330 269
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +23.08%
10th Percentile £325 £289 £255
90th Percentile £594 £550 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 5
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £18.34 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -8.29% +13.19%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £15.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year +162.30% -21.79% -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
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 22 January 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 -7 8 £500 +11.11% 3
Scala
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) Node.js
1 8 (80.00%) React
2 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (70.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Ruby
3 6 (60.00%) Web Development
3 6 (60.00%) Python
3 6 (60.00%) Unix
3 6 (60.00%) Mac OS X
3 6 (60.00%) Open Source
3 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (60.00%) Play Framework
3 6 (60.00%) Docker
4 5 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (40.00%) Analytics
6 3 (30.00%) TDD
7 2 (20.00%) Optimizely
7 2 (20.00%) Wireframes
7 2 (20.00%) Prototyping
7 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (20.00%) Coaching
7 2 (20.00%) User Experience
7 2 (20.00%) Maxymiser
7 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
7 2 (20.00%) Grafana

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 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (10.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Kudu
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Impala
2 1 (10.00%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) Axure RP
General
1 2 (20.00%) Games
1 2 (20.00%) Marketing
1 2 (20.00%) Online Betting
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Private Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Designer
5 2 (20.00%) UI Designer
5 2 (20.00%) UI/UX Designer
5 2 (20.00%) UX Designer
6 1 (10.00%) Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (10.00%) React Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Manager
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) CSS
1 8 (80.00%) HTML
1 8 (80.00%) Node.js
1 8 (80.00%) React
2 6 (60.00%) Play Framework
3 2 (20.00%) Akka
4 1 (10.00%) Spark Streaming
4 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Mac OS X
2 6 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (60.00%) Open Source
2 6 (60.00%) Web Development
3 4 (40.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (20.00%) Field Research
5 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (20.00%) Guerrilla Research
5 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Multivariate Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Prototyping
5 2 (20.00%) Rapid Prototyping
5 2 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (20.00%) Web Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) Wireframes
5 2 (20.00%) Workflow
6 1 (10.00%) Decision Tree
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) Ruby
3 2 (20.00%) Clojure
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Grafana
1 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Ambari
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Maxymiser
1 2 (20.00%) Optimizely
1 2 (20.00%) Splunk
2 1 (10.00%) Cloudera
2 1 (10.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau