Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 60 62
Rank change year-on-year -14 +2 +3
Contract jobs citing Scala 7 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.73% 1.45% 2.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.82% 4.05% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 20
South Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.41% - -
10th Percentile £460 £338 £363
90th Percentile £578 £538 £489
Yorkshire median daily rate £483 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.58% +5.56% +5.88%
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 385 296 465
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 40.06% 35.84% 44.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 206 354
South Yorkshire median daily rate £401 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.59% -5.00% +23.08%
10th Percentile £268 £288 £294
90th Percentile £561 £538 £609
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.06% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 11
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.92 - £24.50
10th Percentile £18.03 - £13.00
90th Percentile £60.00 - £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £33.50 £39.50 £15.67
% change year-on-year -15.19% +152.07% -55.23%

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 15 August 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 +2 6 £550 +29.41% 5
Scala
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 4 (57.14%) Open Source
3 4 (57.14%) Play Framework
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
4 3 (42.86%) React
4 3 (42.86%) Docker
4 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
4 3 (42.86%) Node.js
4 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
6 1 (14.29%) Banking
6 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Spring
6 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 1 (14.29%) Ajax
6 1 (14.29%) Google
6 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
6 1 (14.29%) Private Banking
6 1 (14.29%) Management Information System

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 1 (14.29%) Apache Pig
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (14.29%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Private Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Data Scientist
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Java Scala Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Python Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Scala Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) Play Framework
2 3 (42.86%) Node.js
2 3 (42.86%) React
3 1 (14.29%) Ajax
3 1 (14.29%) CSS3
3 1 (14.29%) Django
3 1 (14.29%) HTML5
3 1 (14.29%) JSON
3 1 (14.29%) REST
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
3 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) Mentoring
2 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Pair Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Regression Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Java 8
4 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) R
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ambari
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle