Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 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
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 64 65
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1 -
Contract jobs citing Scala 11 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.37% 1.74% 0.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.85% 3.81% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 4
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £419 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.49% -14.10% -
10th Percentile £336 £363 £406
90th Percentile £538 £488 £563
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 286 473 361
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 35.53% 45.79% 40.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 356 229
South Yorkshire median daily rate £380 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.94% +19.23% +12.55%
10th Percentile £273 £266 £225
90th Percentile £538 £588 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £335
% change year-on-year - +19.40% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 3
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.00% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £38.00 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +68.89% -35.71% +45.83%

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 26 July 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 6 months to 26 July 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
Sheffield +2 11 £425 +3.03% 2
Scala
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 11 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Node.js
3 6 (54.55%) Web Services
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 5 (45.45%) DevOps
5 4 (36.36%) Back Office
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
6 3 (27.27%) Python
6 3 (27.27%) J2EE
6 3 (27.27%) Ruby
6 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
6 3 (27.27%) Docker
7 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 2 (18.18%) React
7 2 (18.18%) CSS3
7 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
7 2 (18.18%) Open Source
7 2 (18.18%) HTML5
7 2 (18.18%) iPad
7 2 (18.18%) BDD
7 2 (18.18%) jQuery
7 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 4 (36.36%) Back Office
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (18.18%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Developer in Test
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Agile Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Node.js
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
4 3 (27.27%) J2EE
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
5 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) CSS3
5 2 (18.18%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) JSP
5 2 (18.18%) React
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
5 2 (18.18%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (18.18%) iPad
1 2 (18.18%) Web 2.0
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) DevOps
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Open Source
4 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Web Design
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Kanban
5 1 (9.09%) Microservices
5 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
5 1 (9.09%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) Python
2 3 (27.27%) Ruby
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle