Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 19 January 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 26 58
Rank change year-on-year +10 +32 -
Contract jobs citing Scala 91 77 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 9.19% 6.80% 2.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.38% 18.42% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 35 12
West Sussex median daily rate £500 £488 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +1.45% -
10th Percentile £425 £402 £322
90th Percentile £613 £650 £613
South East median daily rate £500 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% +27.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex 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 West Sussex with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 345 418 438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 34.85% 36.93% 36.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 233 288
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +8.84% +5.00%
10th Percentile £296 £264 £281
90th Percentile £538 £538 £520
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 17
West Sussex median hourly rate £48.00 £44.19 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.63% +17.83% -1.32%
10th Percentile £42.50 £34.00 £21.50
90th Percentile £52.20 £50.00 £44.25
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +6.49% +14.07%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Scala in West Sussex

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala in West Sussex

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in West Sussex over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scala in West Sussex

Scala
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 within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 January 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 +1 62 £520 -0.95% 6
Gatwick -3 1 £475 -
Scala
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Scala.

1 83 (91.21%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (79.12%) Java
3 58 (63.74%) CSS
4 54 (59.34%) JSON
5 53 (58.24%) HTML
5 53 (58.24%) Play Framework
6 46 (50.55%) Linux
7 45 (49.45%) REST
7 45 (49.45%) HTML5
7 45 (49.45%) Test Automation
8 42 (46.15%) Scrum
9 39 (42.86%) Open Source
10 38 (41.76%) MongoDB
11 37 (40.66%) Git (software)
11 37 (40.66%) Selenium
11 37 (40.66%) Ruby
12 33 (36.26%) Spring
12 33 (36.26%) HTTP
13 31 (34.07%) JUnit
13 31 (34.07%) Puppet
13 31 (34.07%) Microservices
14 29 (31.87%) DevOps
14 29 (31.87%) CSS3
14 29 (31.87%) Ajax
15 27 (29.67%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (29.67%) Docker
16 25 (27.47%) XML
16 25 (27.47%) IntelliJ
17 23 (25.27%) J2EE
17 23 (25.27%) RESTful

Scala
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 20 (21.98%) WebLogic
2 17 (18.68%) Apache
3 16 (17.58%) Confluence
3 16 (17.58%) JBoss
4 7 (7.69%) nginx
4 7 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.89%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.79%) Amazon S3
3 7 (7.69%) Amazon Glacier
3 7 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (7.69%) GitHub
3 7 (7.69%) Google Analytics
3 7 (7.69%) Serverless
4 1 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.10%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (1.10%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 33 (36.26%) HTTP
2 17 (18.68%) SSL
2 17 (18.68%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.10%) IKE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (41.76%) MongoDB
2 21 (23.08%) NoSQL
3 11 (12.09%) Relational Database
4 8 (8.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 8 (8.79%) Apache Cassandra
4 8 (8.79%) MySQL
4 8 (8.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (40.66%) Git (software)
1 37 (40.66%) Selenium
2 31 (34.07%) JUnit
3 25 (27.47%) IntelliJ
4 23 (25.27%) Jenkins
5 17 (18.68%) JIRA
5 17 (18.68%) Subversion
6 16 (17.58%) Eclipse
7 11 (12.09%) Cucumber
8 10 (10.99%) SoapUI
9 9 (9.89%) Gatling
10 7 (7.69%) Ant
10 7 (7.69%) Grunt
10 7 (7.69%) gulp
10 7 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
10 7 (7.69%) Sublime Text
11 1 (1.10%) Appium
11 1 (1.10%) Calabash
General
1 3 (3.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 72 (79.12%) Developer
2 51 (56.04%) Scala Developer
3 12 (13.19%) AWS Developer
3 12 (13.19%) Java Developer
4 10 (10.99%) Architect
5 8 (8.79%) Java Scala Developer
6 7 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 6 (6.59%) Digital Architect
8 5 (5.49%) HTML Developer
8 5 (5.49%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Lead Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Tester
9 4 (4.40%) Linux Developer
9 4 (4.40%) QA Tester
10 3 (3.30%) Developer in Test
10 3 (3.30%) Digital Developer
10 3 (3.30%) Programmer
10 3 (3.30%) QA Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) Technical Architect
11 2 (2.20%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (63.74%) CSS
2 54 (59.34%) JSON
3 53 (58.24%) HTML
3 53 (58.24%) Play Framework
4 45 (49.45%) HTML5
4 45 (49.45%) REST
5 33 (36.26%) Spring
6 29 (31.87%) Ajax
6 29 (31.87%) CSS3
7 25 (27.47%) XML
8 23 (25.27%) J2EE
8 23 (25.27%) RESTful
8 23 (25.27%) Ruby on Rails
9 22 (24.18%) Django
10 18 (19.78%) Gherkin
11 17 (18.68%) Hibernate
11 17 (18.68%) SOAP
12 16 (17.58%) EJB
12 16 (17.58%) J2SE
13 15 (16.48%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (8.79%) User Experience
3 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 46 (50.55%) Linux
2 19 (20.88%) Unix
3 9 (9.89%) Windows
4 8 (8.79%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.30%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (91.21%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (49.45%) Test Automation
3 42 (46.15%) Scrum
4 39 (42.86%) Open Source
5 31 (34.07%) Microservices
6 29 (31.87%) DevOps
7 27 (29.67%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (20.88%) Configuration Management
8 19 (20.88%) Kanban
8 19 (20.88%) Responsive Web Design
8 19 (20.88%) Web Design
9 17 (18.68%) Web Development
10 15 (16.48%) Software Engineering
11 14 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
11 14 (15.38%) Mentoring
11 14 (15.38%) User Stories
12 13 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (12.09%) Software Delivery
14 10 (10.99%) API Testing
14 10 (10.99%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 72 (79.12%) Java
2 37 (40.66%) Ruby
3 22 (24.18%) Python
4 20 (21.98%) JavaScript
5 18 (19.78%) Groovy
5 18 (19.78%) SQL
6 13 (14.29%) C#
7 7 (7.69%) Haskell
7 7 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.09%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.59%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.99%) QA
System Software
1 27 (29.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 31 (34.07%) Puppet
2 16 (17.58%) Grafana
2 16 (17.58%) Kibana
3 8 (8.79%) Terraform
4 4 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (24.18%) Google
2 16 (17.58%) webMethods
3 8 (8.79%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.20%) Adobe