Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 22 12
Rank change year-on-year -15 -10 +62
Contract jobs citing Scala 63 95 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 5.11% 8.65% 10.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.68% 22.30% 25.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 66 53
West Sussex median daily rate £475 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +2.63% -7.32%
10th Percentile £425 £448 £414
90th Percentile £540 £538 £570
South East median daily rate £481 £488 £475
% change year-on-year -1.28% +2.63% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £22.25 - -

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 497 426 564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 40.31% 38.80% 39.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 294 310
West Sussex median daily rate £438 £425 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +3.98% +11.22%
10th Percentile £303 £301 £260
90th Percentile £539 £544 £523
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 17
West Sussex median hourly rate £49.75 £47.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.74% +10.47% -4.44%
10th Percentile £41.25 £41.25 £33.75
90th Percentile £53.38 £55.45 £51.65
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.30% +8.75% +6.67%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -2 47 £475 -7.14% 6
Scala
South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Scala.

1 61 (96.83%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (77.78%) Java
3 46 (73.02%) Test Automation
4 42 (66.67%) Scrum
5 35 (55.56%) Selenium
6 34 (53.97%) Kanban
7 33 (52.38%) Groovy
8 32 (50.79%) Gherkin
8 32 (50.79%) RESTful
8 32 (50.79%) Problem-Solving
9 29 (46.03%) Play Framework
10 28 (44.44%) JSON
10 28 (44.44%) Ruby
11 27 (42.86%) REST
12 26 (41.27%) Open Source
13 25 (39.68%) Configuration Management
14 24 (38.10%) CSS
14 24 (38.10%) Continuous Improvement
15 23 (36.51%) Confluence
15 23 (36.51%) JIRA
15 23 (36.51%) Continuous Integration
16 21 (33.33%) Jenkins
16 21 (33.33%) User Stories
16 21 (33.33%) Software Engineering
17 20 (31.75%) HTTP
17 20 (31.75%) Web Services
17 20 (31.75%) HTML
17 20 (31.75%) Linux
17 20 (31.75%) NoSQL
17 20 (31.75%) QA

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 23 (36.51%) Confluence
2 12 (19.05%) nginx
2 12 (19.05%) Tomcat
3 9 (14.29%) Apache
4 7 (11.11%) JBoss
4 7 (11.11%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.46%) Google Analytics
2 6 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.52%) GitHub
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.75%) HTTP
2 14 (22.22%) SSL
2 14 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (31.75%) NoSQL
2 19 (30.16%) MongoDB
3 7 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.94%) Big Data
5 3 (4.76%) MySQL
5 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 35 (55.56%) Selenium
2 23 (36.51%) JIRA
3 21 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 18 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 16 (25.40%) SoapUI
6 14 (22.22%) Git (software)
6 14 (22.22%) JUnit
7 13 (20.63%) Ant
7 13 (20.63%) IntelliJ
8 12 (19.05%) Gatling
9 7 (11.11%) Eclipse
10 6 (9.52%) Grunt
10 6 (9.52%) gulp
10 6 (9.52%) Karma Test Runner
10 6 (9.52%) Sublime Text
10 6 (9.52%) Subversion
11 4 (6.35%) Hudson
12 1 (1.59%) RSpec
12 1 (1.59%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 41 (65.08%) Developer
2 33 (52.38%) Scala Developer
3 13 (20.63%) Analyst
4 12 (19.05%) Test Analyst
5 9 (14.29%) Java Developer
6 8 (12.70%) QA Analyst
6 8 (12.70%) QA Test Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Agile Developer
7 5 (7.94%) Java Scala Developer
8 4 (6.35%) Architect
8 4 (6.35%) Automation Test Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Developer in Test
8 4 (6.35%) Technical Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 2 (3.17%) Agile Test Analyst
10 2 (3.17%) AWS Developer
10 2 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.17%) Senior QA Analyst
10 2 (3.17%) Senior QA Test Analyst
10 2 (3.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (50.79%) Gherkin
1 32 (50.79%) RESTful
2 29 (46.03%) Play Framework
3 28 (44.44%) JSON
4 27 (42.86%) REST
5 24 (38.10%) CSS
6 20 (31.75%) HTML
6 20 (31.75%) Web Services
7 18 (28.57%) HTML5
7 18 (28.57%) Spring
8 12 (19.05%) Node.js
8 12 (19.05%) Ruby on Rails
8 12 (19.05%) Servlets
8 12 (19.05%) XML
9 11 (17.46%) Ajax
9 11 (17.46%) CSS3
10 10 (15.87%) Django
11 9 (14.29%) Hibernate
12 7 (11.11%) EJB
12 7 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) User Experience
2 2 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.75%) Linux
2 11 (17.46%) Ubuntu
2 11 (17.46%) Windows
3 7 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (96.83%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (73.02%) Test Automation
3 42 (66.67%) Scrum
4 34 (53.97%) Kanban
5 32 (50.79%) Problem-Solving
6 26 (41.27%) Open Source
7 25 (39.68%) Configuration Management
8 24 (38.10%) Continuous Improvement
9 23 (36.51%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 21 (33.33%) User Stories
11 20 (31.75%) API Testing
12 19 (30.16%) Defect Management
13 18 (28.57%) DevOps
14 17 (26.98%) Continuous Delivery
14 17 (26.98%) Exploratory Testing
14 17 (26.98%) Performance Testing
14 17 (26.98%) Security Testing
14 17 (26.98%) Unit Testing
14 17 (26.98%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (77.78%) Java
2 33 (52.38%) Groovy
3 28 (44.44%) Ruby
4 19 (30.16%) JavaScript
5 18 (28.57%) C#
5 18 (28.57%) Python
6 14 (22.22%) Haskell
7 13 (20.63%) Perl
7 13 (20.63%) SQL
8 1 (1.59%) C
8 1 (1.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (31.75%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (19.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (23.81%) Puppet
2 11 (17.46%) Grafana
2 11 (17.46%) Kibana
3 4 (6.35%) Kubernetes
3 4 (6.35%) Mesos
Vendors
1 17 (26.98%) Atlassian
1 17 (26.98%) Google
2 10 (15.87%) Adobe
3 7 (11.11%) webMethods