Period
to 17 December 2017

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 December 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
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 30 62
Rank change year-on-year +14 +32 -
Contract jobs citing Scala 100 68 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 9.58% 5.74% 2.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 26.32% 15.08% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 36 12
West Sussex median daily rate £493 £475 £481
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.87% -1.30% -
10th Percentile £425 £425 £322
90th Percentile £613 £650 £613
South East median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +42.64%
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 380 451 489
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 36.40% 38.09% 39.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 245 315
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.84% +5.00%
10th Percentile £290 £260 £281
90th Percentile £538 £538 £520
South East median daily rate £414 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.44% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 19 17
West Sussex median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33% +25.00%
10th Percentile £42.50 £33.95 £21.50
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £47.60
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%

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 December 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 6 months to 17 December 2017. 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 65 £516 +5.73%
Scala
South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 90 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (71.00%) Java
3 65 (65.00%) CSS
4 56 (56.00%) JSON
4 56 (56.00%) HTML
5 55 (55.00%) Play Framework
6 48 (48.00%) Scrum
7 47 (47.00%) Test Automation
8 44 (44.00%) Open Source
8 44 (44.00%) Linux
9 43 (43.00%) REST
9 43 (43.00%) Git (software)
10 42 (42.00%) HTML5
11 38 (38.00%) HTTP
12 37 (37.00%) MongoDB
13 36 (36.00%) Selenium
13 36 (36.00%) Ruby
14 32 (32.00%) Spring
14 32 (32.00%) Microservices
15 31 (31.00%) Ajax
16 30 (30.00%) CSS3
17 29 (29.00%) Puppet
17 29 (29.00%) JUnit
18 28 (28.00%) Subversion
19 27 (27.00%) Web Design
19 27 (27.00%) Responsive Web Design
19 27 (27.00%) Continuous Integration
20 25 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
20 25 (25.00%) XML
20 25 (25.00%) IntelliJ

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 16 (16.00%) Confluence
1 16 (16.00%) WebLogic
2 13 (13.00%) Apache
3 12 (12.00%) JBoss
4 5 (5.00%) nginx
4 5 (5.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.00%) Amazon Glacier
2 7 (7.00%) Amazon S3
2 7 (7.00%) AWS Lambda
2 7 (7.00%) Serverless
3 5 (5.00%) GitHub
3 5 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 38 (38.00%) HTTP
2 14 (14.00%) SSL
2 14 (14.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.00%) IKE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (37.00%) MongoDB
2 22 (22.00%) NoSQL
3 16 (16.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 7 (7.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (7.00%) MySQL
4 7 (7.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (43.00%) Git (software)
2 36 (36.00%) Selenium
3 29 (29.00%) JUnit
4 28 (28.00%) Subversion
5 25 (25.00%) IntelliJ
6 22 (22.00%) Jenkins
7 17 (17.00%) JIRA
8 12 (12.00%) Eclipse
9 10 (10.00%) SoapUI
10 7 (7.00%) Cucumber
11 6 (6.00%) Gatling
12 5 (5.00%) Ant
12 5 (5.00%) Grunt
12 5 (5.00%) gulp
12 5 (5.00%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (5.00%) Sublime Text
13 1 (1.00%) Appium
13 1 (1.00%) Calabash
General
1 3 (3.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 81 (81.00%) Developer
2 58 (58.00%) Scala Developer
3 11 (11.00%) AWS Developer
4 10 (10.00%) Architect
4 10 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 10 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 7 (7.00%) Digital Architect
5 7 (7.00%) Java Scala Developer
6 6 (6.00%) Lead Developer
7 5 (5.00%) Agile Developer
7 5 (5.00%) HTML Developer
7 5 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (5.00%) Tester
8 4 (4.00%) Digital Developer
8 4 (4.00%) Linux Developer
8 4 (4.00%) QA Tester
9 3 (3.00%) Programmer
9 3 (3.00%) QA Engineer
9 3 (3.00%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (65.00%) CSS
2 56 (56.00%) HTML
2 56 (56.00%) JSON
3 55 (55.00%) Play Framework
4 43 (43.00%) REST
5 42 (42.00%) HTML5
6 32 (32.00%) Spring
7 31 (31.00%) Ajax
8 30 (30.00%) CSS3
9 25 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 25 (25.00%) XML
10 24 (24.00%) Django
11 22 (22.00%) RESTful
12 19 (19.00%) J2EE
13 18 (18.00%) Guice
14 14 (14.00%) Gherkin
15 13 (13.00%) Hibernate
15 13 (13.00%) SOAP
16 12 (12.00%) EJB
16 12 (12.00%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.00%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (10.00%) User Experience
3 2 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 44 (44.00%) Linux
2 14 (14.00%) Unix
3 6 (6.00%) Windows
4 5 (5.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (48.00%) Scrum
3 47 (47.00%) Test Automation
4 44 (44.00%) Open Source
5 32 (32.00%) Microservices
6 27 (27.00%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (27.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 27 (27.00%) Web Design
7 24 (24.00%) DevOps
8 22 (22.00%) Web Development
9 21 (21.00%) Configuration Management
10 18 (18.00%) Kanban
11 16 (16.00%) Mentoring
12 14 (14.00%) Continuous Delivery
12 14 (14.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (14.00%) Software Engineering
12 14 (14.00%) User Stories
13 10 (10.00%) API Testing
13 10 (10.00%) Performance Testing
13 10 (10.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 71 (71.00%) Java
2 36 (36.00%) Ruby
3 24 (24.00%) Python
4 23 (23.00%) JavaScript
5 15 (15.00%) Groovy
6 13 (13.00%) C#
6 13 (13.00%) SQL
7 5 (5.00%) Haskell
7 5 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (11.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.00%) QA
System Software
1 25 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 29 (29.00%) Puppet
2 14 (14.00%) Grafana
2 14 (14.00%) Kibana
3 7 (7.00%) Terraform
4 4 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (23.00%) Google
2 12 (12.00%) webMethods
3 8 (8.00%) Atlassian