Period
to 22 March 2019

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 22 March 2019 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
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 82 54
Rank change year-on-year -6 -28 +55
Contract jobs citing Scala 76 88 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.40% 2.67% 3.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.39% 5.83% 7.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 76 65
West Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £475 £475
10th Percentile £414 £400 £368
90th Percentile £588 £559 £683
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% -5.00%
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 1,409 1,509 1,280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 44.50% 45.78% 44.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 967 1,083 904
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £285 £275
90th Percentile £539 £538 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 26 13
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.25 £40.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.39% +110.53% +8.57%
10th Percentile £15.29 £37.50 £11.15
90th Percentile £46.05 £44.00 £32.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.55 £40.00 £20.97
% change year-on-year -48.63% +90.75% +2.29%

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 22 March 2019.

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 22 March 2019. 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 +11 60 £475 +1.06% 6
Bradford -12 1 £433 +19.31%
Scala
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scala.

1 55 (72.37%) Java
2 51 (67.11%) Hadoop
2 51 (67.11%) Apache Spark
3 47 (61.84%) Big Data
4 38 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (42.11%) Kafka
6 27 (35.53%) Apache Hive
7 26 (34.21%) HBase
7 26 (34.21%) Python
8 25 (32.89%) Git (software)
9 22 (28.95%) Software Engineering
10 20 (26.32%) Linux
11 19 (25.00%) Relational Database
12 18 (23.68%) NoSQL
13 17 (22.37%) TDD
14 15 (19.74%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (19.74%) Amazon AWS
15 13 (17.11%) RDBMS
16 12 (15.79%) Unit Testing
16 12 (15.79%) MapR
17 11 (14.47%) RESTful
17 11 (14.47%) Test Automation
17 11 (14.47%) OOP
17 11 (14.47%) OO
18 10 (13.16%) IntelliJ
18 10 (13.16%) Maven
18 10 (13.16%) Impala
18 10 (13.16%) Analytics
18 10 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
19 9 (11.84%) Jenkins

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 51 (67.11%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.26%) Confluence
3 2 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (1.32%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.32%) Luigi
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 15 (19.74%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.21%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (9.21%) Amazon EMR
3 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (6.58%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (5.26%) Amazon S3
5 4 (5.26%) GitHub
6 3 (3.95%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (3.95%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (3.95%) Serverless
7 2 (2.63%) AWS Fargate
8 1 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.32%) Amazon SageMaker
8 1 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.32%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (1.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (67.11%) Hadoop
2 47 (61.84%) Big Data
3 27 (35.53%) Apache Hive
4 26 (34.21%) HBase
5 19 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 18 (23.68%) NoSQL
7 13 (17.11%) RDBMS
8 10 (13.16%) Impala
9 8 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (5.26%) Data Lake
10 4 (5.26%) Spotfire
11 3 (3.95%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (3.95%) Snowflake Schema
12 2 (2.63%) Amazon Athena
12 2 (2.63%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
13 1 (1.32%) Amazon Aurora
13 1 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (1.32%) Parquet
13 1 (1.32%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 25 (32.89%) Git (software)
2 10 (13.16%) IntelliJ
2 10 (13.16%) Maven
3 9 (11.84%) Eclipse
3 9 (11.84%) Jenkins
3 9 (11.84%) JUnit
4 4 (5.26%) JIRA
5 2 (2.63%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.32%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.32%) git-flow
6 1 (1.32%) Selenium
6 1 (1.32%) Travis CI
General
1 9 (11.84%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (60.53%) Developer
2 24 (31.58%) Scala Developer
3 15 (19.74%) Data Engineer
3 15 (19.74%) Java Developer
4 12 (15.79%) Big Data Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Big Data Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Hadoop Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Hadoop Engineer
5 8 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Software Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Big Data Software Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Java Engineer
6 6 (7.89%) Java Scala Developer
6 6 (7.89%) Python Developer
7 5 (6.58%) Apache Spark Developer
7 5 (6.58%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Python Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (42.11%) Kafka
2 11 (14.47%) RESTful
3 9 (11.84%) Spark Streaming
4 8 (10.53%) JSON
4 8 (10.53%) REST
5 7 (9.21%) CSS
6 6 (7.89%) Ajax
6 6 (7.89%) CSS3
6 6 (7.89%) HTML
6 6 (7.89%) HTML5
6 6 (7.89%) PySpark
7 4 (5.26%) Apache NiFi
7 4 (5.26%) Spring
8 2 (2.63%) J2EE
8 2 (2.63%) Web Services
9 1 (1.32%) Express
9 1 (1.32%) Gherkin
9 1 (1.32%) JAX-RS
9 1 (1.32%) Node.js
9 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.32%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.32%) Linux
2 2 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (28.95%) Software Engineering
3 17 (22.37%) TDD
4 15 (19.74%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (15.79%) Unit Testing
6 11 (14.47%) OO
6 11 (14.47%) OOP
6 11 (14.47%) Test Automation
7 10 (13.16%) Analytics
7 10 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (11.84%) Scrum
8 9 (11.84%) SDLC
9 8 (10.53%) Data Science
9 8 (10.53%) DevOps
9 8 (10.53%) Functional Programming
10 6 (7.89%) Microservices
11 5 (6.58%) Data Management
11 5 (6.58%) Pair Programming
12 4 (5.26%) MapReduce
13 3 (3.95%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 55 (72.37%) Java
2 26 (34.21%) Python
3 9 (11.84%) C#
3 9 (11.84%) C++
3 9 (11.84%) Groovy
3 9 (11.84%) SQL
4 6 (7.89%) Ruby
5 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.58%) R
6 4 (5.26%) Clojure
6 4 (5.26%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.32%) HiveQL
8 1 (1.32%) Java 8
8 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.32%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.21%) Docker
2 3 (3.95%) HDFS
2 3 (3.95%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) Terraform
2 5 (6.58%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.63%) Ansible
3 2 (2.63%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (2.63%) Puppet
4 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.32%) Rancher
4 1 (1.32%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (15.79%) MapR
2 9 (11.84%) Hortonworks
3 7 (9.21%) Tableau
4 5 (6.58%) Google
5 4 (5.26%) Cloudera
6 3 (3.95%) Dataiku
7 1 (1.32%) Adobe
7 1 (1.32%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle
7 1 (1.32%) Splunk
7 1 (1.32%) Talend