Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 24 November 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 47 145
Rank change year-on-year -36 +98 +6
Contract jobs citing Scala 80 156 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.64% 4.36% 0.90%
As % of the Programming Languages category 6.38% 9.76% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 100 24
West Yorkshire median daily rate £470 £450 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% -20.00% -26.25%
10th Percentile £400 £377 £374
90th Percentile £525 £538 £675
Yorkshire median daily rate £470 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +4.44% -10.00% -34.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1254 1599 1776
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 41.33% 44.69% 39.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 946 1113 1195
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.96% +8.00%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £269
90th Percentile £525 £525 £513
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £358
% change year-on-year - +11.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 27
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.30% -30.77% -40.00%
10th Percentile £35.50 £12.90 £12.98
90th Percentile £40.20 £32.50 £47.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £19.50
% change year-on-year +169.09% -23.77% -22.00%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Scala as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Scala in West Yorkshire

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala in West Yorkshire

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scala in West Yorkshire

Scala
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Leeds -44 61 £470 +3.30% 6
Bradford - 1 - -
Scala
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scala.

1 71 (88.75%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (66.25%) Java
3 44 (55.00%) Open Source
4 36 (45.00%) Scrum
5 33 (41.25%) JSON
6 29 (36.25%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (36.25%) Play Framework
7 28 (35.00%) Linux
7 28 (35.00%) Python
8 26 (32.50%) CSS
8 26 (32.50%) Git (software)
9 24 (30.00%) Test Automation
10 23 (28.75%) Ruby
11 21 (26.25%) TDD
12 20 (25.00%) Jenkins
13 19 (23.75%) HTML
14 18 (22.50%) JIRA
14 18 (22.50%) RESTful
14 18 (22.50%) HTML5
14 18 (22.50%) DevOps
14 18 (22.50%) Apache Spark
15 17 (21.25%) REST
15 17 (21.25%) Microservices
15 17 (21.25%) Google
15 17 (21.25%) Spring
16 16 (20.00%) Confluence
16 16 (20.00%) Hadoop
16 16 (20.00%) JUnit
16 16 (20.00%) C#
16 16 (20.00%) Big Data

Scala
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 18 (22.50%) Apache Spark
2 16 (20.00%) Confluence
3 2 (2.50%) Apache
3 2 (2.50%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.50%) GitHub
2 3 (3.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.75%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (3.75%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (3.75%) IaaS
2 3 (3.75%) Loggly
2 3 (3.75%) Serverless
2 3 (3.75%) Sumo Logic
3 2 (2.50%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.75%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.00%) Big Data
1 16 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 14 (17.50%) Apache Hive
2 14 (17.50%) Relational Database
3 13 (16.25%) MongoDB
3 13 (16.25%) NoSQL
4 12 (15.00%) Sqoop
5 11 (13.75%) Impala
6 10 (12.50%) HBase
7 3 (3.75%) MySQL
7 3 (3.75%) Redis
8 1 (1.25%) IBM BigInsights
Development Applications
1 26 (32.50%) Git (software)
2 20 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 18 (22.50%) JIRA
4 16 (20.00%) JUnit
5 15 (18.75%) Subversion
6 10 (12.50%) IntelliJ
6 10 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
7 4 (5.00%) WebDriver
8 3 (3.75%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.75%) Maven
8 3 (3.75%) Selenium
8 3 (3.75%) Vagrant
9 2 (2.50%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (1.25%) Gatling
10 1 (1.25%) JMeter
10 1 (1.25%) RSpec
10 1 (1.25%) TestNG
General
1 2 (2.50%) Games
1 2 (2.50%) Retail
2 1 (1.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (66.25%) Developer
2 43 (53.75%) Scala Developer
3 11 (13.75%) Java Developer
4 10 (12.50%) Java Scala Developer
5 8 (10.00%) Data Engineer
6 5 (6.25%) Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Architect
8 3 (3.75%) Site Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Automation Test Analyst
9 2 (2.50%) Data Scientist
9 2 (2.50%) Digital Architect
9 2 (2.50%) Java Architect
9 2 (2.50%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Senior Data Engineer
9 2 (2.50%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (2.50%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.50%) UI Architect
10 1 (1.25%) Big Data Solutions Architect
10 1 (1.25%) QA Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (41.25%) JSON
2 29 (36.25%) Play Framework
3 26 (32.50%) CSS
4 19 (23.75%) HTML
5 18 (22.50%) HTML5
5 18 (22.50%) RESTful
6 17 (21.25%) REST
6 17 (21.25%) Spring
7 15 (18.75%) Ajax
7 15 (18.75%) CSS3
7 15 (18.75%) Ruby on Rails
8 14 (17.50%) Django
8 14 (17.50%) Guice
9 11 (13.75%) Kafka
9 11 (13.75%) Spring MVC
10 10 (12.50%) Node.js
10 10 (12.50%) Spark Streaming
10 10 (12.50%) XML
11 5 (6.25%) AngularJS
11 5 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.00%) Linux
2 4 (5.00%) Unix
3 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (88.75%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (55.00%) Open Source
3 36 (45.00%) Scrum
4 29 (36.25%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 21 (26.25%) TDD
7 18 (22.50%) DevOps
8 17 (21.25%) Microservices
9 15 (18.75%) Software Engineering
10 14 (17.50%) BDD
10 14 (17.50%) Configuration Management
10 14 (17.50%) OWASP
10 14 (17.50%) Responsive Web Design
10 14 (17.50%) Web Design
11 12 (15.00%) MapReduce
11 12 (15.00%) MVC
11 12 (15.00%) Pair Programming
12 11 (13.75%) ETL
13 10 (12.50%) Data Modelling
14 9 (11.25%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 53 (66.25%) Java
2 28 (35.00%) Python
3 23 (28.75%) Ruby
4 16 (20.00%) C#
5 12 (15.00%) Shell Script
5 12 (15.00%) SQL
6 11 (13.75%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.00%) PHP
8 3 (3.75%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.75%) C++
8 3 (3.75%) Go
9 2 (2.50%) Elixir
9 2 (2.50%) Groovy
9 2 (2.50%) R
10 1 (1.25%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.75%) Degree
4 1 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.50%) QA
1 2 (2.50%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (16.25%) Docker
2 11 (13.75%) Apache Flume
3 2 (2.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 12 (15.00%) Puppet
2 10 (12.50%) Ansible
3 3 (3.75%) Nagios
3 3 (3.75%) Prometheus
3 3 (3.75%) Rancher
3 3 (3.75%) Terraform
3 3 (3.75%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.50%) Oozie
Vendors
1 17 (21.25%) Google
2 10 (12.50%) Informatica
2 10 (12.50%) Talend
3 3 (3.75%) Cloudera
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.75%) New Relic
3 3 (3.75%) Rackspace
3 3 (3.75%) Splunk
4 2 (2.50%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle
5 1 (1.25%) Elastic Path
5 1 (1.25%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.25%) MapR
5 1 (1.25%) Zend