Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 20 November 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 123 136
Rank change year-on-year -16 +13 -4
Contract jobs citing Scala 6 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.22% 0.35% 0.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.57% 0.90% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 9
Surrey median daily rate £513 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.82% +22.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £471 £490 £425
90th Percentile £544 £575 £578
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £488
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.56% +46.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 Surrey with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1052 891 1120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 38.16% 38.76% 40.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 759 609 737
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £328 £305 £281
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 37 23
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% -3.53% -9.09%
10th Percentile £25.00 £20.90 £33.00
90th Percentile £50.03 £46.00 £51.74
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Surrey

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala in Surrey

Scala
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Staines +9 2 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 2 - -
Scala
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Scala.

1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (33.33%) Couchbase
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 2 (33.33%) Documentum
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
1 2 (33.33%) CouchDB
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 2 (33.33%) Akka
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Camel
1 2 (33.33%) Play Framework
2 1 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (16.67%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) HDFS
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Microservices
2 1 (16.67%) HBase
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Hortonworks
2 1 (16.67%) Kafka
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) Cucumber

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 2 (33.33%) Documentum
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Couchbase
1 2 (33.33%) CouchDB
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) DataStax
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) HBase
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Scala Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Documentum Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Hadoop Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (33.33%) Akka
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Camel
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
1 2 (33.33%) Play Framework
1 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (16.67%) Kafka
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Spring Boot
2 1 (16.67%) TinkerPop
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Data Ingestion
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Microservices
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
1 1 (16.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Hortonworks