Period
to 15 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Scala Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 37 44
Rank change year-on-year -18 +7 +37
Contract jobs requiring a Scala Developer 39 57 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.59% 5.76% 4.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 6.01% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 37 33
West Sussex median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +2.79% -9.52%
10th Percentile £444 £463 £425
90th Percentile £539 £530 £570
South East median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.41% +2.79% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
West Sussex
Contract vacancies in West Sussex with a recognized job title 1,043 949 1,328
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.13% 95.86% 97.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 630 574 774
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £236 £262
90th Percentile £563 £538 £539
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 52 52
West Sussex median hourly rate £49.50 £42.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.47% +47.83% +79.69%
10th Percentile £14.42 £13.00 £10.29
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.25 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.44
% change year-on-year +11.11% -7.38% +7.97%

Scala Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings that featured Scala Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Scala Developer in West Sussex

Scala Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala Developer in West Sussex

Scala Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 15 October 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
Worthing -7 32 £500 -0.50% 2
Scala Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, Scala Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Sussex region featuring Scala Developer in the job title.

1 38 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
1 38 (97.44%) Scala
2 30 (76.92%) Play Framework
3 29 (74.36%) Java
4 28 (71.79%) JavaScript
5 27 (69.23%) Test Automation
5 27 (69.23%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (69.23%) Ruby
6 26 (66.67%) Open Source
7 25 (64.10%) Scrum
7 25 (64.10%) Google
7 25 (64.10%) JSON
7 25 (64.10%) Linux
7 25 (64.10%) Configuration Management
7 25 (64.10%) HTTP
7 25 (64.10%) Jenkins
8 23 (58.97%) REST
9 22 (56.41%) Kanban
10 21 (53.85%) TDD
11 20 (51.28%) Pair Programming
12 19 (48.72%) Spring
12 19 (48.72%) Git (software)
12 19 (48.72%) Functional Programming
12 19 (48.72%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (43.59%) BDD
13 17 (43.59%) RESTful
14 16 (41.03%) JUnit
15 15 (38.46%) MVC
15 15 (38.46%) Confluence
15 15 (38.46%) Guice

Scala Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 15 (38.46%) Confluence
2 10 (25.64%) nginx
2 10 (25.64%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.69%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) JBoss
4 1 (2.56%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Google Analytics
2 7 (17.95%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (10.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 25 (64.10%) HTTP
2 10 (25.64%) SSL
2 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) NoSQL
1 15 (38.46%) Relational Database
2 13 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 5 (12.82%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (12.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (64.10%) Jenkins
2 19 (48.72%) Git (software)
3 16 (41.03%) JUnit
4 15 (38.46%) Hudson
4 15 (38.46%) JIRA
4 15 (38.46%) Subversion
5 11 (28.21%) Cucumber
5 11 (28.21%) IntelliJ
5 11 (28.21%) Selenium
6 10 (25.64%) Ant
6 10 (25.64%) Gatling
7 5 (12.82%) gulp
8 4 (10.26%) Grunt
8 4 (10.26%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (10.26%) Sublime Text
9 1 (2.56%) Eclipse
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (76.92%) Play Framework
2 25 (64.10%) JSON
3 23 (58.97%) REST
4 19 (48.72%) Spring
5 17 (43.59%) RESTful
6 15 (38.46%) Django
6 15 (38.46%) Guice
6 15 (38.46%) Ruby on Rails
6 15 (38.46%) Spring MVC
7 12 (30.77%) CSS
8 11 (28.21%) Gherkin
8 11 (28.21%) Node.js
9 10 (25.64%) Servlets
10 8 (20.51%) XML
11 7 (17.95%) Akka
11 7 (17.95%) Kafka
12 6 (15.38%) HTML
13 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
13 4 (10.26%) HTML5
13 4 (10.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 25 (64.10%) Linux
2 10 (25.64%) Ubuntu
2 10 (25.64%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (69.23%) Continuous Integration
2 27 (69.23%) Test Automation
3 26 (66.67%) Open Source
4 25 (64.10%) Configuration Management
4 25 (64.10%) Scrum
5 22 (56.41%) Kanban
6 21 (53.85%) TDD
7 20 (51.28%) Pair Programming
8 19 (48.72%) Functional Programming
8 19 (48.72%) Problem-Solving
9 17 (43.59%) BDD
10 15 (38.46%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 15 (38.46%) MVC
10 15 (38.46%) OWASP
10 15 (38.46%) Responsive Web Design
10 15 (38.46%) Web Design
11 14 (35.90%) DevOps
12 10 (25.64%) Analytics
13 9 (23.08%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 38 (97.44%) Scala
2 29 (74.36%) Java
3 28 (71.79%) JavaScript
4 27 (69.23%) Ruby
5 12 (30.77%) C#
5 12 (30.77%) Python
6 10 (25.64%) Groovy
6 10 (25.64%) Haskell
6 10 (25.64%) Perl
7 6 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (38.46%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) Puppet
2 10 (25.64%) Grafana
2 10 (25.64%) Kibana
3 5 (12.82%) Mesos
4 4 (10.26%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) Google
2 7 (17.95%) Adobe
3 1 (2.56%) webMethods