Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 18 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 81 82
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 -4
Contract jobs citing Scala 20 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.36% 0.82% 0.78%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.20% 2.14% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 8
Wales median daily rate £550 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.32% +7.89% +18.75%
10th Percentile £453 £362 £384
90th Percentile £594 £549 £606
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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 Wales with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 625 468 532
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 42.43% 38.55% 46.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 345 344
Wales median daily rate £410 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £227 £210
90th Percentile £565 £520 £513
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 21
Wales median hourly rate £18.87 £35.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.22% +78.75% +14.29%
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +7.14%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Wales

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala in Wales

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in Wales over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scala in Wales

Scala
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala within the Wales region over the 6 months to 18 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
South Wales -7 20 £550 +7.32% 1
Scala
UK

For the 6 months to 18 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 Wales region with a requirement for Scala.

1 19 (95.00%) Python
2 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (70.00%) Git (software)
3 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
4 13 (65.00%) DevOps
4 13 (65.00%) Test Automation
5 11 (55.00%) Hadoop
5 11 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (55.00%) Docker
5 11 (55.00%) Artifactory
6 10 (50.00%) Play Framework
6 10 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
6 10 (50.00%) Apache Spark
6 10 (50.00%) GitLab
6 10 (50.00%) Cloudera
6 10 (50.00%) GitHub
6 10 (50.00%) REST
6 10 (50.00%) Java
7 9 (45.00%) SQL
7 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
7 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
7 9 (45.00%) PySpark
8 8 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
9 7 (35.00%) Ansible
10 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
10 6 (30.00%) Integration Testing
10 6 (30.00%) Machine Learning
10 6 (30.00%) Data Science
11 5 (25.00%) Deployment Automation

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 10 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 10 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (20.00%) Mule
2 4 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (20.00%) WildFly
3 3 (15.00%) Apache
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 10 (50.00%) GitHub
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 4 (20.00%) HBase
2 4 (20.00%) Impala
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (15.00%) Big Data
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) Git (software)
1 14 (70.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (55.00%) Artifactory
3 10 (50.00%) GitLab
4 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (20.00%) JIRA
4 4 (20.00%) Selenium
4 4 (20.00%) SonarQube
4 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (5.00%) Gatling
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Python Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Python Software Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Scala Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (10.00%) Build and Release Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Build Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Release Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Scala Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (50.00%) Play Framework
1 10 (50.00%) REST
2 9 (45.00%) PySpark
3 4 (20.00%) .NET
3 4 (20.00%) React
4 3 (15.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) DevOps
2 13 (65.00%) Test Automation
3 11 (55.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (30.00%) Data Science
5 6 (30.00%) Integration Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Machine Learning
5 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
6 5 (25.00%) Microservices
6 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Coaching
7 3 (15.00%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (15.00%) ETL
8 1 (5.00%) Migration
8 1 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (5.00%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) Python
2 10 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) C#
4 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (5.00%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Ansible
2 4 (20.00%) Oozie
3 1 (5.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Cloudera