The median contractor rate for a Scala Developer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Developer
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 108 -
Rank change year-on-year +34 -  
Contract jobs requiring a Scala Developer 23 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.72% 0.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Median daily rate £550 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £456 £500
% change year-on-year +9.58% -8.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1298 1890 1750
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 96.87% 96.48% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 844 1292 1094
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 68 90
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £8.75 £10.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £23.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Scala Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire that featured Scala Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Scala Developer in West Yorkshire

Scala Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Scala Developer in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala Developer in West Yorkshire

Scala Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scala Developer in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scala Developer in West Yorkshire

Scala Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Scala Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Leeds +24 21 £550 +4.76%
Scala Developer
Yorkshire

Scala Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Scala Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Scala Developer in the job title.

1 40 (100.00%) Scala
2 34 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (60.00%) Ruby
3 24 (60.00%) HTML
4 23 (57.50%) Linux
4 23 (57.50%) Python
5 22 (55.00%) Java
6 21 (52.50%) RESTful
6 21 (52.50%) Relational Database
7 20 (50.00%) CSS
8 19 (47.50%) Git (software)
8 19 (47.50%) Subversion
9 18 (45.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 18 (45.00%) HTTP
9 18 (45.00%) Web Design
9 18 (45.00%) Configuration Management
10 15 (37.50%) Web Development
11 13 (32.50%) JSON
11 13 (32.50%) Mac OS X
11 13 (32.50%) Unix
11 13 (32.50%) Open Source
12 12 (30.00%) REST
12 12 (30.00%) Visualisation
12 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
12 12 (30.00%) Continuous Deployment
13 11 (27.50%) HTML5
13 11 (27.50%) Play Framework
14 10 (25.00%) Confluence
14 10 (25.00%) Spring
14 10 (25.00%) Django

Scala Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 10 (25.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 18 (45.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (52.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Git (software)
1 19 (47.50%) Subversion
2 10 (25.00%) JIRA
3 9 (22.50%) Jenkins
4 5 (12.50%) JUnit
5 4 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 4 (10.00%) Selenium
6 3 (7.50%) IntelliJ
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (60.00%) HTML
2 21 (52.50%) RESTful
3 20 (50.00%) CSS
4 13 (32.50%) JSON
5 12 (30.00%) REST
6 11 (27.50%) HTML5
6 11 (27.50%) Play Framework
7 10 (25.00%) Django
7 10 (25.00%) Spring
8 7 (17.50%) Ajax
8 7 (17.50%) CSS3
9 6 (15.00%) Guice
9 6 (15.00%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (15.00%) Spring MVC
10 3 (7.50%) Akka
11 2 (5.00%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Linux
2 13 (32.50%) Mac OS X
2 13 (32.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) Configuration Management
2 18 (45.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 18 (45.00%) Web Design
3 15 (37.50%) Web Development
4 13 (32.50%) Open Source
5 12 (30.00%) Continuous Deployment
5 12 (30.00%) Visualisation
6 9 (22.50%) Automated Testing
7 8 (20.00%) Scrum
8 6 (15.00%) API Development
8 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (15.00%) MVC
8 6 (15.00%) OWASP
9 5 (12.50%) TDD
10 4 (10.00%) BDD
11 3 (7.50%) High Availability
11 3 (7.50%) Low Latency
11 3 (7.50%) Microservices
11 3 (7.50%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) Scala
2 24 (60.00%) Ruby
3 23 (57.50%) Python
4 22 (55.00%) Java
5 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.50%) C#
Systems Management
1 4 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Google