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 3 months to 30 April 2017 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
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 11 57
Rank change year-on-year -19 +46  
Contract jobs citing Scala 40 89 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 7.18% 11.88% 1.20%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.10% 30.17% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 3
Median daily rate £488 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -13.63%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Scala is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 221 295 214
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 39.68% 39.39% 36.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 168 148
Median daily rate £463 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +17.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 6
Median hourly rate £52.50 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.52% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £38.75 £27.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.75 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.84% +5.55%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Scala as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing -6 20 £512 +7.68% 2
Scala
South East

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, 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 (98.81%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (72.62%) CSS
3 56 (66.67%) Java
4 49 (58.33%) JSON
4 49 (58.33%) Play Framework
4 49 (58.33%) Git (software)
4 49 (58.33%) Open Source
5 46 (54.76%) HTML
6 45 (53.57%) Linux
7 42 (50.00%) HTTP
8 36 (42.86%) Automated Testing
9 34 (40.48%) MongoDB
10 33 (39.29%) IntelliJ
11 31 (36.90%) Web Design
11 31 (36.90%) Responsive Web Design
11 31 (36.90%) Microservices
11 31 (36.90%) Relational Database
12 30 (35.71%) REST
12 30 (35.71%) Configuration Management
12 30 (35.71%) Subversion
13 29 (34.52%) Scrum
13 29 (34.52%) Puppet
13 29 (34.52%) HTML5
14 28 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (33.33%) Docker
14 28 (33.33%) Spring
14 28 (33.33%) JUnit
14 28 (33.33%) XML
15 27 (32.14%) JavaScript
15 27 (32.14%) Ruby

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 (23.81%) Apache
2 18 (21.43%) Confluence
3 13 (15.48%) JBoss
3 13 (15.48%) WebLogic
4 11 (13.10%) nginx
4 11 (13.10%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 11 (13.10%) GitHub
1 11 (13.10%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 42 (50.00%) HTTP
2 11 (13.10%) SSL
2 11 (13.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (40.48%) MongoDB
2 31 (36.90%) Relational Database
3 27 (32.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 33 (39.29%) IntelliJ
3 30 (35.71%) Subversion
4 28 (33.33%) JUnit
5 26 (30.95%) Jenkins
5 26 (30.95%) Selenium
6 19 (22.62%) JIRA
7 15 (17.86%) Cucumber
8 13 (15.48%) Eclipse
9 11 (13.10%) Ant
9 11 (13.10%) Gatling
9 11 (13.10%) Grunt
9 11 (13.10%) gulp
9 11 (13.10%) Karma Test Runner
9 11 (13.10%) Sublime Text
10 5 (5.95%) WebDriver
11 4 (4.76%) RSpec
12 3 (3.57%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (5.95%) Games
Job Titles
1 73 (86.90%) Developer
1 73 (86.90%) Scala Developer
2 17 (20.24%) Java Developer
2 17 (20.24%) Java Scala Developer
3 11 (13.10%) Senior Developer
3 11 (13.10%) Senior Scala Developer
4 9 (10.71%) Agile Developer
4 9 (10.71%) Programmer
5 5 (5.95%) Java Programmer
5 5 (5.95%) Linux Developer
5 5 (5.95%) MongoDB Developer
5 5 (5.95%) Open Source Developer
5 5 (5.95%) Test Engineer
6 4 (4.76%) Digital Developer
6 4 (4.76%) QA Engineer
6 4 (4.76%) QA Test Engineer
6 4 (4.76%) Quality Engineer
7 3 (3.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 3 (3.57%) Scala Software Engineer
7 3 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (72.62%) CSS
2 49 (58.33%) JSON
2 49 (58.33%) Play Framework
3 46 (54.76%) HTML
4 30 (35.71%) REST
5 29 (34.52%) HTML5
6 28 (33.33%) Spring
6 28 (33.33%) XML
7 16 (19.05%) Ajax
7 16 (19.05%) Akka
7 16 (19.05%) CSS3
8 15 (17.86%) Django
8 15 (17.86%) Gherkin
8 15 (17.86%) Guice
8 15 (17.86%) Ruby on Rails
9 14 (16.67%) SOAP
10 13 (15.48%) EJB
10 13 (15.48%) Hibernate
10 13 (15.48%) J2EE
10 13 (15.48%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (53.57%) Linux
2 22 (26.19%) Unix
3 11 (13.10%) Mac OS X
3 11 (13.10%) Ubuntu
3 11 (13.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (98.81%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (58.33%) Open Source
3 36 (42.86%) Automated Testing
4 31 (36.90%) Microservices
4 31 (36.90%) Responsive Web Design
4 31 (36.90%) Web Design
5 30 (35.71%) Configuration Management
6 29 (34.52%) Scrum
7 28 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 27 (32.14%) Web Development
9 22 (26.19%) DevOps
10 16 (19.05%) Data Visualisation
10 16 (19.05%) Visualisation
11 15 (17.86%) OWASP
12 11 (13.10%) Analytics
13 10 (11.90%) Continuous Deployment
13 10 (11.90%) Software Engineering
14 8 (9.52%) MVC
14 8 (9.52%) User Stories
15 7 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 56 (66.67%) Java
2 27 (32.14%) JavaScript
2 27 (32.14%) Ruby
3 23 (27.38%) C#
4 22 (26.19%) Python
5 14 (16.67%) Groovy
6 13 (15.48%) SQL
7 11 (13.10%) Haskell
7 11 (13.10%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) QA
2 4 (4.76%) WCAG
System Software
1 28 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 29 (34.52%) Puppet
2 11 (13.10%) Grafana
2 11 (13.10%) Kibana
Vendors
1 26 (30.95%) Google
2 13 (15.48%) webMethods
3 5 (5.95%) Adobe
4 3 (3.57%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.19%) SaltStack
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