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 3 months to 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 76 117
Rank change year-on-year +35 +41  
Contract jobs citing Scala 64 44 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.49% 2.17% 0.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.19% 4.73% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 29 10
Median daily rate £500 £500 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +26.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £398 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £569
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Scala is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 628 930 827
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 44.07% 45.97% 39.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 648 576
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 9
Median hourly rate £39.00 £14.88 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +162.18% -62.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.63 £13.75 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £16.09 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing Scala as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 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 +31 48 £500 - 10
Bradford - 5 £513 -
Scala
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 103 (91.15%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (63.72%) Java
3 66 (58.41%) Ruby
3 66 (58.41%) Test Automation
4 62 (54.87%) HTML
5 59 (52.21%) CSS
5 59 (52.21%) Linux
6 58 (51.33%) Python
7 54 (47.79%) Git (software)
7 54 (47.79%) RESTful
8 53 (46.90%) JSON
9 52 (46.02%) Scrum
10 51 (45.13%) Spring
10 51 (45.13%) Play Framework
11 47 (41.59%) HTML5
11 47 (41.59%) Configuration Management
12 45 (39.82%) REST
13 42 (37.17%) CSS3
13 42 (37.17%) Relational Database
13 42 (37.17%) Open Source
13 42 (37.17%) Django
14 41 (36.28%) Jenkins
15 39 (34.51%) Subversion
15 39 (34.51%) Continuous Integration
16 38 (33.63%) HTTP
17 37 (32.74%) Ajax
18 36 (31.86%) Ruby on Rails
18 36 (31.86%) JIRA
19 34 (30.09%) Confluence
19 34 (30.09%) Web Design

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 34 (30.09%) Confluence
2 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.88%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (2.65%) IaaS
2 3 (2.65%) Loggly
2 3 (2.65%) Sumo Logic
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 38 (33.63%) HTTP
2 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (37.17%) Relational Database
2 16 (14.16%) MongoDB
3 13 (11.50%) NoSQL
4 9 (7.96%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (7.08%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (5.31%) MySQL
7 3 (2.65%) Riak
8 2 (1.77%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 54 (47.79%) Git (software)
2 41 (36.28%) Jenkins
3 39 (34.51%) Subversion
4 36 (31.86%) JIRA
5 30 (26.55%) JUnit
6 13 (11.50%) Selenium
7 11 (9.73%) Cucumber
8 6 (5.31%) IntelliJ
9 5 (4.42%) Maven
9 5 (4.42%) SoapUI
10 4 (3.54%) Grunt
10 4 (3.54%) WebDriver
11 3 (2.65%) Vagrant
12 2 (1.77%) DbUnit
12 2 (1.77%) FitNesse
12 2 (1.77%) Gatling
12 2 (1.77%) JMeter
12 2 (1.77%) jMock
12 2 (1.77%) Mockito
12 2 (1.77%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (1.77%) Finance
1 2 (1.77%) German Language
1 2 (1.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 88 (77.88%) Developer
2 60 (53.10%) Scala Developer
3 41 (36.28%) Java Developer
4 31 (27.43%) Java Scala Developer
5 14 (12.39%) Architect
5 14 (12.39%) Technical Architect
6 6 (5.31%) PHP Developer
7 5 (4.42%) Agile Developer
7 5 (4.42%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (3.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (3.54%) Java Architect
8 4 (3.54%) Java Technical Architect
8 4 (3.54%) Tester
9 3 (2.65%) Automation Tester
9 3 (2.65%) Programmer
10 2 (1.77%) Analyst
10 2 (1.77%) Project Director
10 2 (1.77%) QA Analyst
10 2 (1.77%) Test Leader
11 1 (0.88%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (54.87%) HTML
2 59 (52.21%) CSS
3 54 (47.79%) RESTful
4 53 (46.90%) JSON
5 51 (45.13%) Play Framework
5 51 (45.13%) Spring
6 47 (41.59%) HTML5
7 45 (39.82%) REST
8 42 (37.17%) CSS3
8 42 (37.17%) Django
9 37 (32.74%) Ajax
10 36 (31.86%) Ruby on Rails
11 33 (29.20%) Spring MVC
12 29 (25.66%) Guice
13 9 (7.96%) Web Services
14 7 (6.19%) .NET
14 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET
14 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (5.31%) CodeIgniter
15 6 (5.31%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.08%) User Experience
2 4 (3.54%) Driving Licence
2 4 (3.54%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.77%) Social Media
4 1 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.88%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 59 (52.21%) Linux
2 12 (10.62%) Mac OS X
3 11 (9.73%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (91.15%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (58.41%) Test Automation
3 52 (46.02%) Scrum
4 47 (41.59%) Configuration Management
5 42 (37.17%) Open Source
6 39 (34.51%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (30.09%) Responsive Web Design
7 34 (30.09%) Web Design
8 33 (29.20%) MVC
8 33 (29.20%) TDD
9 27 (23.89%) OWASP
10 18 (15.93%) Web Development
11 17 (15.04%) API Development
12 14 (12.39%) Kanban
12 14 (12.39%) Software Engineering
13 12 (10.62%) Continuous Deployment
13 12 (10.62%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 12 (10.62%) User Stories
14 11 (9.73%) Data Visualisation
14 11 (9.73%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 72 (63.72%) Java
2 66 (58.41%) Ruby
3 58 (51.33%) Python
4 31 (27.43%) C#
5 28 (24.78%) JavaScript
6 10 (8.85%) Groovy
6 10 (8.85%) PHP
7 6 (5.31%) Bash Shell
7 6 (5.31%) ECMAScript
8 5 (4.42%) Go
9 3 (2.65%) C++
10 1 (0.88%) Clojure
10 1 (0.88%) Elixir
10 1 (0.88%) Erlang
10 1 (0.88%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 1 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (0.88%) CTC Cleared
1 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.31%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.42%) Docker
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (8.85%) Puppet
2 8 (7.08%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.65%) Ansible
3 3 (2.65%) Nagios
3 3 (2.65%) Prometheus
3 3 (2.65%) Salt
3 3 (2.65%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 32 (28.32%) Google
2 6 (5.31%) Zend
3 3 (2.65%) New Relic
3 3 (2.65%) Oracle
3 3 (2.65%) Rackspace
3 3 (2.65%) SaltStack
3 3 (2.65%) Splunk
4 2 (1.77%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.88%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Difrent
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Experis Ltd
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