The median contractor rate for a Scala Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
England / West Midlands
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 118 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Scala Developer 13 23 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.63% 0.76% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.80% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 0
Median daily rate £500 £424 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.99% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1955 2872 2224
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 94.58% 94.72% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1177 1712 1348
Median daily rate £388 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.51% +13.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £231 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 91 136
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -0.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.96 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.45 £39.00 £29.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Scala Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Scala Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Scala Developer in the West Midlands

Scala Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala Developer in the West Midlands

Scala Developer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire 0 10 £500 +20.48%
Scala Developer
England

Scala Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Scala Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region featuring Scala Developer in the job title.

1 41 (100.00%) Scala
2 37 (90.24%) Java
3 36 (87.80%) Open Source
4 34 (82.93%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (80.49%) MongoDB
6 29 (70.73%) JSON
7 27 (65.85%) CSS
7 27 (65.85%) Linux
8 25 (60.98%) Play Framework
9 24 (58.54%) Puppet
10 23 (56.10%) IntelliJ
11 22 (53.66%) Docker
12 20 (48.78%) Microservices
13 19 (46.34%) DevOps
13 19 (46.34%) Git (software)
13 19 (46.34%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (43.90%) XML
15 17 (41.46%) HTML
15 17 (41.46%) HTTP
15 17 (41.46%) NoSQL
16 15 (36.59%) C#
17 14 (34.15%) Python
17 14 (34.15%) REST
17 14 (34.15%) HTML5
18 13 (31.71%) Test Automation
18 13 (31.71%) Configuration Management
18 13 (31.71%) Spring
18 13 (31.71%) Selenium
19 12 (29.27%) Ruby
19 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP

Scala Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 11 (26.83%) Apache
2 9 (21.95%) Tomcat
3 8 (19.51%) JBoss
3 8 (19.51%) WebLogic
4 6 (14.63%) nginx
5 4 (9.76%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) GitHub
1 6 (14.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 17 (41.46%) HTTP
2 12 (29.27%) SSL
2 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (80.49%) MongoDB
2 17 (41.46%) NoSQL
3 5 (12.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (56.10%) IntelliJ
2 19 (46.34%) Git (software)
3 13 (31.71%) Selenium
4 11 (26.83%) JUnit
5 9 (21.95%) Jenkins
6 8 (19.51%) Eclipse
7 6 (14.63%) Ant
7 6 (14.63%) Cucumber
7 6 (14.63%) Gatling
7 6 (14.63%) Grunt
7 6 (14.63%) gulp
7 6 (14.63%) Karma Test Runner
7 6 (14.63%) Sublime Text
7 6 (14.63%) Subversion
8 4 (9.76%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (70.73%) JSON
2 27 (65.85%) CSS
3 25 (60.98%) Play Framework
4 18 (43.90%) XML
5 17 (41.46%) HTML
6 14 (34.15%) HTML5
6 14 (34.15%) REST
7 13 (31.71%) Spring
8 8 (19.51%) Akka
8 8 (19.51%) EJB
8 8 (19.51%) Hibernate
8 8 (19.51%) J2EE
8 8 (19.51%) J2SE
8 8 (19.51%) SOAP
9 7 (17.07%) spray
10 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
10 6 (14.63%) CSS3
10 6 (14.63%) Gherkin
10 6 (14.63%) Node.js
10 6 (14.63%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 27 (65.85%) Linux
2 9 (21.95%) Unix
3 6 (14.63%) Ubuntu
3 6 (14.63%) Windows
4 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (87.80%) Open Source
2 34 (82.93%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (48.78%) Microservices
4 19 (46.34%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (46.34%) DevOps
5 13 (31.71%) Configuration Management
5 13 (31.71%) Test Automation
6 6 (14.63%) Analytics
7 5 (12.20%) MVC
7 5 (12.20%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (12.20%) Web Design
8 4 (9.76%) OWASP
8 4 (9.76%) Web Development
9 3 (7.32%) Scrum
10 2 (4.88%) Service Design
10 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (2.44%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 1 (2.44%) Integration Testing
11 1 (2.44%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) Scala
2 37 (90.24%) Java
3 15 (36.59%) C#
4 14 (34.15%) Python
5 12 (29.27%) Ruby
6 8 (19.51%) SQL
7 6 (14.63%) Groovy
7 6 (14.63%) Haskell
7 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
7 6 (14.63%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) QA
System Software
1 22 (53.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (58.54%) Puppet
2 6 (14.63%) Grafana
2 6 (14.63%) Kibana
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Google
2 8 (19.51%) webMethods
3 7 (17.07%) Adobe