Period
to 24 May 2018

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 May 2018 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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 51 113
Rank change year-on-year -47 +62 +28
Contract jobs citing Scala 71 111 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.09% 4.01% 1.56%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.41% 8.71% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 76 38
West Yorkshire median daily rate £495 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.00% - -10.71%
10th Percentile £411 £398 £378
90th Percentile £586 £675 £663
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -15.18%
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 1,609 1,274 1,721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 47.38% 46.06% 43.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,131 887 1,188
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.91% +12.14%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £288
90th Percentile £538 £538 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 14
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.78% +42.86% -55.00%
10th Percentile £33.00 £11.15 £13.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £39.30 £21.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +77.78% +7.14% -40.00%

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 May 2018.

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 May 2018. 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 -46 53 £500 - 12
Bradford -8 3 £363 -27.50%
Scala
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2018, 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 54 (76.06%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (73.24%) Java
3 31 (43.66%) Scrum
4 30 (42.25%) TDD
5 29 (40.85%) Open Source
6 28 (39.44%) DevOps
7 23 (32.39%) Hadoop
8 21 (29.58%) Pair Programming
8 21 (29.58%) Apache Spark
9 20 (28.17%) Microservices
9 20 (28.17%) RESTful
9 20 (28.17%) Big Data
9 20 (28.17%) Kafka
10 18 (25.35%) BDD
11 17 (23.94%) NoSQL
11 17 (23.94%) SQL
12 15 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (21.13%) Docker
13 14 (19.72%) Continuous Delivery
13 14 (19.72%) Python
13 14 (19.72%) Ruby
14 13 (18.31%) Software Engineering
14 13 (18.31%) Play Framework
15 11 (15.49%) Spark Streaming
15 11 (15.49%) ETL
15 11 (15.49%) Informatica
15 11 (15.49%) Kanban
15 11 (15.49%) Apache Hive
15 11 (15.49%) HBase
15 11 (15.49%) Talend

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 21 (29.58%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.23%) SAS
3 2 (2.82%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.08%) GitHub
2 4 (5.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) DSL
2 1 (1.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (32.39%) Hadoop
2 20 (28.17%) Big Data
3 17 (23.94%) NoSQL
4 11 (15.49%) Apache Hive
4 11 (15.49%) HBase
5 7 (9.86%) Impala
5 7 (9.86%) Sqoop
6 6 (8.45%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (5.63%) Pentaho
8 3 (4.23%) Base SAS
8 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.41%) Couchbase
9 1 (1.41%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.23%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.82%) JUnit
4 2 (2.82%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.82%) Selenium
5 1 (1.41%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.41%) Gatling
5 1 (1.41%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.41%) JIRA
5 1 (1.41%) Mockito
5 1 (1.41%) RSpec
5 1 (1.41%) Subversion
5 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (8.45%) Games
2 4 (5.63%) Finance
3 3 (4.23%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Law
4 1 (1.41%) Publishing
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (50.70%) Developer
2 23 (32.39%) Scala Developer
3 20 (28.17%) Java Developer
4 10 (14.08%) Data Engineer
5 9 (12.68%) Architect
5 9 (12.68%) Java Scala Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Digital Architect
7 6 (8.45%) Big Data Engineer
7 6 (8.45%) Technical Architect
8 5 (7.04%) Digital Technical Architect
9 4 (5.63%) Hadoop Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Lead Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Test Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Agile Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Agile Java Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Big Data Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Data Scientist
10 3 (4.23%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.17%) Kafka
1 20 (28.17%) RESTful
2 13 (18.31%) Play Framework
3 11 (15.49%) Spark Streaming
4 10 (14.08%) Spring
5 9 (12.68%) AngularJS
5 9 (12.68%) Dropwizard
5 9 (12.68%) Node.js
6 6 (8.45%) Hibernate
7 4 (5.63%) J2EE
7 4 (5.63%) Spring Boot
8 3 (4.23%) CSS
8 3 (4.23%) HTML
9 2 (2.82%) .NET
9 2 (2.82%) jQuery
9 2 (2.82%) JSON
10 1 (1.41%) CSS3
10 1 (1.41%) Grails
10 1 (1.41%) REST
10 1 (1.41%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.27%) Linux
2 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (76.06%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (43.66%) Scrum
3 30 (42.25%) TDD
4 29 (40.85%) Open Source
5 28 (39.44%) DevOps
6 21 (29.58%) Pair Programming
7 20 (28.17%) Microservices
8 18 (25.35%) BDD
9 15 (21.13%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (19.72%) Continuous Delivery
11 13 (18.31%) Software Engineering
12 11 (15.49%) ETL
12 11 (15.49%) High Availability
12 11 (15.49%) Kanban
12 11 (15.49%) MapReduce
13 10 (14.08%) Test Automation
14 8 (11.27%) OO
14 8 (11.27%) Performance Testing
15 7 (9.86%) Data Modelling
15 7 (9.86%) Reverse Engineering
Programming Languages
1 52 (73.24%) Java
2 17 (23.94%) SQL
3 14 (19.72%) Python
3 14 (19.72%) Ruby
4 8 (11.27%) JavaScript
5 7 (9.86%) Shell Script
6 6 (8.45%) Groovy
7 5 (7.04%) Java 8
8 4 (5.63%) HiveQL
9 3 (4.23%) C#
9 3 (4.23%) Clojure
10 2 (2.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) WCAG
System Software
1 15 (21.13%) Docker
2 7 (9.86%) Apache Flume
3 5 (7.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (12.68%) Ansible
1 9 (12.68%) Puppet
2 2 (2.82%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.41%) Kibana
Vendors
1 11 (15.49%) Informatica
1 11 (15.49%) Talend
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle
3 5 (7.04%) Cadence
4 3 (4.23%) Capita
5 2 (2.82%) Splunk