Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 23 18
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5 +59
Contract jobs citing Scala 76 81 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 6.61% 8.06% 8.10%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.77% 20.40% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 53 28
West Sussex median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +2.79% -5.00%
10th Percentile £425 £407 £409
90th Percentile £593 £645 £560
South East median daily rate £518 £488 £450
% change year-on-year +5.99% +8.50% -
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 405 397 454
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 35.25% 39.50% 36.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 248 263
West Sussex median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £300 £284 £264
90th Percentile £538 £550 £522
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +6.25% +4.58% +7.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 20
West Sussex median hourly rate £49.50 £44.19 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.03% +17.83% -6.25%
10th Percentile £41.25 £34.00 £25.06
90th Percentile £52.50 £53.38 £44.55
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +12.68%

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 +3 53 £516 -0.72% 4
Gatwick - 1 £475 -
Scala
South East

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 68 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (82.89%) Java
3 40 (52.63%) Test Automation
4 39 (51.32%) Linux
5 37 (48.68%) HTML
5 37 (48.68%) CSS
5 37 (48.68%) JSON
6 35 (46.05%) Scrum
6 35 (46.05%) Play Framework
7 33 (43.42%) REST
8 32 (42.11%) HTML5
9 30 (39.47%) Selenium
10 29 (38.16%) Ruby
10 29 (38.16%) DevOps
11 28 (36.84%) Git (software)
12 26 (34.21%) Open Source
12 26 (34.21%) RESTful
13 25 (32.89%) MongoDB
14 24 (31.58%) Puppet
15 23 (30.26%) Spring
15 23 (30.26%) HTTP
15 23 (30.26%) Problem-Solving
16 22 (28.95%) JUnit
17 21 (27.63%) Gherkin
17 21 (27.63%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (27.63%) Groovy
17 21 (27.63%) Microservices
18 20 (26.32%) J2EE
19 19 (25.00%) Configuration Management
19 19 (25.00%) 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 18 (23.68%) Confluence
2 17 (22.37%) WebLogic
3 14 (18.42%) Apache
3 14 (18.42%) JBoss
4 7 (9.21%) nginx
4 7 (9.21%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (10.53%) Amazon S3
2 7 (9.21%) Amazon Glacier
2 7 (9.21%) AWS Lambda
2 7 (9.21%) Serverless
3 6 (7.89%) GitHub
3 6 (7.89%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (1.32%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (30.26%) HTTP
2 16 (21.05%) SSL
2 16 (21.05%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.32%) IKE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.89%) MongoDB
2 12 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 9 (11.84%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 5 (6.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (6.58%) MySQL
5 5 (6.58%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.32%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 30 (39.47%) Selenium
2 28 (36.84%) Git (software)
3 22 (28.95%) JUnit
4 19 (25.00%) JIRA
5 18 (23.68%) Jenkins
6 17 (22.37%) IntelliJ
7 14 (18.42%) Eclipse
8 12 (15.79%) Cucumber
8 12 (15.79%) SoapUI
9 10 (13.16%) Subversion
10 8 (10.53%) Ant
10 8 (10.53%) Gatling
11 6 (7.89%) Grunt
11 6 (7.89%) gulp
11 6 (7.89%) Karma Test Runner
11 6 (7.89%) Sublime Text
12 1 (1.32%) Hudson
12 1 (1.32%) RSpec
12 1 (1.32%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (1.32%) Finance
1 1 (1.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 58 (76.32%) Developer
2 43 (56.58%) Scala Developer
3 12 (15.79%) AWS Developer
4 11 (14.47%) Java Developer
5 7 (9.21%) Java Scala Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Architect
6 6 (7.89%) Tester
7 5 (6.58%) Lead Developer
7 5 (6.58%) QA Tester
8 4 (5.26%) Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Linux Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Programmer
9 3 (3.95%) Developer in Test
9 3 (3.95%) Digital Architect
9 3 (3.95%) QA Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) QA Test Analyst
9 3 (3.95%) Test Analyst
10 2 (2.63%) QA Test Engineer
10 2 (2.63%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.63%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (48.68%) CSS
1 37 (48.68%) HTML
1 37 (48.68%) JSON
2 35 (46.05%) Play Framework
3 33 (43.42%) REST
4 32 (42.11%) HTML5
5 26 (34.21%) RESTful
6 23 (30.26%) Spring
7 21 (27.63%) Gherkin
8 20 (26.32%) J2EE
9 18 (23.68%) Ajax
9 18 (23.68%) CSS3
10 17 (22.37%) XML
11 14 (18.42%) EJB
11 14 (18.42%) Hibernate
11 14 (18.42%) J2SE
11 14 (18.42%) SOAP
12 13 (17.11%) Ruby on Rails
13 12 (15.79%) Web Services
14 11 (14.47%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.63%) User Experience
3 1 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 39 (51.32%) Linux
2 17 (22.37%) Unix
3 7 (9.21%) Ubuntu
3 7 (9.21%) Windows
4 3 (3.95%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (52.63%) Test Automation
3 35 (46.05%) Scrum
4 29 (38.16%) DevOps
5 26 (34.21%) Open Source
6 23 (30.26%) Problem-Solving
7 21 (27.63%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (27.63%) Microservices
8 19 (25.00%) Configuration Management
9 18 (23.68%) Kanban
10 17 (22.37%) Software Engineering
11 15 (19.74%) User Stories
12 14 (18.42%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (17.11%) Continuous Delivery
14 12 (15.79%) API Testing
14 12 (15.79%) Defect Management
14 12 (15.79%) Exploratory Testing
14 12 (15.79%) Performance Testing
14 12 (15.79%) Software Delivery
14 12 (15.79%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 63 (82.89%) Java
2 29 (38.16%) Ruby
3 21 (27.63%) Groovy
4 18 (23.68%) Python
5 16 (21.05%) C#
5 16 (21.05%) SQL
6 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
7 9 (11.84%) Haskell
8 8 (10.53%) Perl
9 1 (1.32%) Java 8
9 1 (1.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (18.42%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.21%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.11%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) WCAG
System Software
1 19 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 24 (31.58%) Puppet
2 12 (15.79%) Grafana
2 12 (15.79%) Kibana
3 8 (10.53%) Terraform
4 3 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (18.42%) webMethods
2 13 (17.11%) Google
3 11 (14.47%) Atlassian
4 4 (5.26%) Adobe