Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 20 20
Rank change year-on-year -6 0 +50
Contract jobs citing Scala 83 84 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 7.51% 8.43% 6.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.12% 23.20% 18.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 51 46
West Sussex median daily rate £475 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.71% +2.79% -
10th Percentile £425 £425 £413
90th Percentile £539 £613 £575
South East median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -1.30%
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 515 362 511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 46.61% 36.31% 37.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 228 287
West Sussex median daily rate £428 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £263
90th Percentile £543 £532 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 29 15
West Sussex median hourly rate £51.00 £47.50 £48.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.37% -1.04% +6.67%
10th Percentile £35.00 £41.25 £33.75
90th Percentile £52.93 £51.30 £52.25
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +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 17 October 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 17 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 -2 64 £475 -5.00% 4
Scala
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 80 (96.39%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (79.52%) Java
3 63 (75.90%) Test Automation
4 52 (62.65%) Scrum
4 52 (62.65%) JSON
5 48 (57.83%) Play Framework
6 47 (56.63%) REST
7 43 (51.81%) Selenium
8 42 (50.60%) Kanban
8 42 (50.60%) Ruby
9 40 (48.19%) Problem-Solving
10 39 (46.99%) RESTful
11 38 (45.78%) Jenkins
11 38 (45.78%) Open Source
11 38 (45.78%) Continuous Integration
12 36 (43.37%) Configuration Management
13 35 (42.17%) CSS
14 34 (40.96%) JavaScript
14 34 (40.96%) HTTP
15 33 (39.76%) Google
15 33 (39.76%) Gherkin
16 32 (38.55%) MongoDB
16 32 (38.55%) Groovy
16 32 (38.55%) Linux
16 32 (38.55%) JUnit
17 31 (37.35%) Spring
17 31 (37.35%) Git (software)
18 30 (36.14%) TDD
19 28 (33.73%) HTML
19 28 (33.73%) JIRA

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 28 (33.73%) Confluence
2 17 (20.48%) nginx
2 17 (20.48%) Tomcat
3 13 (15.66%) Apache
4 11 (13.25%) JBoss
4 11 (13.25%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.28%) Google Analytics
2 10 (12.05%) GitHub
3 6 (7.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (40.96%) HTTP
2 17 (20.48%) SSL
2 17 (20.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (38.55%) MongoDB
2 28 (33.73%) NoSQL
3 17 (20.48%) Relational Database
4 8 (9.64%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (4.82%) Big Data
5 4 (4.82%) MySQL
5 4 (4.82%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.82%) SQL Server
5 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 43 (51.81%) Selenium
2 38 (45.78%) Jenkins
3 32 (38.55%) JUnit
4 31 (37.35%) Git (software)
5 28 (33.73%) JIRA
6 25 (30.12%) Cucumber
7 22 (26.51%) IntelliJ
8 17 (20.48%) Subversion
9 16 (19.28%) Ant
9 16 (19.28%) Gatling
10 15 (18.07%) Hudson
11 12 (14.46%) SoapUI
12 11 (13.25%) Eclipse
12 11 (13.25%) gulp
13 10 (12.05%) Grunt
13 10 (12.05%) Karma Test Runner
13 10 (12.05%) Sublime Text
14 4 (4.82%) RSpec
14 4 (4.82%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (4.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 61 (73.49%) Developer
2 39 (46.99%) Scala Developer
3 16 (19.28%) Agile Developer
3 16 (19.28%) Java Developer
4 10 (12.05%) Analyst
4 10 (12.05%) Test Analyst
5 6 (7.23%) QA Analyst
5 6 (7.23%) QA Test Analyst
6 5 (6.02%) Architect
6 5 (6.02%) Technical Architect
6 5 (6.02%) Test Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Developer in Test
8 3 (3.61%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) Java Scala Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Selenium Test Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) Test Automation Engineer
9 2 (2.41%) Agile Test Analyst
9 2 (2.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (2.41%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (62.65%) JSON
2 48 (57.83%) Play Framework
3 47 (56.63%) REST
4 39 (46.99%) RESTful
5 35 (42.17%) CSS
6 33 (39.76%) Gherkin
7 31 (37.35%) Spring
8 28 (33.73%) HTML
9 26 (31.33%) HTML5
10 22 (26.51%) Django
10 22 (26.51%) Ruby on Rails
11 19 (22.89%) XML
12 18 (21.69%) Node.js
13 17 (20.48%) Guice
13 17 (20.48%) Servlets
14 16 (19.28%) Web Services
15 15 (18.07%) Spring MVC
16 14 (16.87%) Ajax
16 14 (16.87%) CSS3
17 13 (15.66%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) User Experience
2 2 (2.41%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 32 (38.55%) Linux
2 16 (19.28%) Ubuntu
2 16 (19.28%) Windows
3 11 (13.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (96.39%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (75.90%) Test Automation
3 52 (62.65%) Scrum
4 42 (50.60%) Kanban
5 40 (48.19%) Problem-Solving
6 38 (45.78%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (45.78%) Open Source
7 36 (43.37%) Configuration Management
8 30 (36.14%) TDD
9 24 (28.92%) Continuous Improvement
9 24 (28.92%) DevOps
10 21 (25.30%) Microservices
10 21 (25.30%) User Stories
11 20 (24.10%) Digital Transformation Programme
12 19 (22.89%) Functional Programming
12 19 (22.89%) Pair Programming
13 17 (20.48%) BDD
13 17 (20.48%) Responsive Web Design
13 17 (20.48%) Web Design
14 16 (19.28%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 66 (79.52%) Java
2 42 (50.60%) Ruby
3 34 (40.96%) JavaScript
4 32 (38.55%) Groovy
5 27 (32.53%) C#
6 24 (28.92%) Python
7 19 (22.89%) SQL
8 17 (20.48%) Haskell
9 16 (19.28%) Perl
10 4 (4.82%) TypeScript
10 4 (4.82%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.20%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (28.92%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (22.89%) QA
2 4 (4.82%) WCAG
System Software
1 19 (22.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 22 (26.51%) Puppet
2 16 (19.28%) Grafana
2 16 (19.28%) Kibana
3 4 (4.82%) Kubernetes
3 4 (4.82%) Mesos
Vendors
1 33 (39.76%) Google
2 14 (16.87%) Adobe
3 13 (15.66%) Atlassian
4 11 (13.25%) webMethods
5 4 (4.82%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.82%) Oracle