Period
to 19 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 19 November 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 129 116 98
Rank change year-on-year -13 -18 -35
Contract jobs citing Scala 39 88 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.07% 1.78% 2.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.57% 4.19% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 55 73
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £475 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.06% +4.44%
10th Percentile £319 £406 £400
90th Percentile £585 £583 £525
England median daily rate £575 £550 £538
% change year-on-year +4.55% +2.33% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year -28.89% - -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 1,518 2,098 1,643
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 41.54% 42.54% 37.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,056 1,465 1,211
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £313 £290 £298
90th Percentile £575 £528 £525
England median daily rate £488 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +2.63% +3.26% +8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 43 14
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.42 £20.25 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.78% -49.39% +169.09%
10th Percentile £13.40 £14.50 £16.03
90th Percentile £38.90 £48.25 £41.61
England median hourly rate £44.00 £42.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +6.67%

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scala in Yorkshire

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Scala in Yorkshire

Scala
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Scala in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Scala in Yorkshire

Scala
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
West Yorkshire -8 36 £475 +2.70% 13
South Yorkshire -5 3 £550 -4.35% 3
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scala.

1 23 (58.97%) Java
1 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.90%) Play Framework
2 14 (35.90%) Test Automation
3 13 (33.33%) Google
4 12 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (30.77%) Microservices
5 11 (28.21%) Big Data
5 11 (28.21%) HTML
5 11 (28.21%) CSS
6 10 (25.64%) JSON
6 10 (25.64%) Scrum
6 10 (25.64%) REST
6 10 (25.64%) CSS3
6 10 (25.64%) Kafka
6 10 (25.64%) Hadoop
6 10 (25.64%) HTML5
6 10 (25.64%) Apache Spark
7 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
7 9 (23.08%) Linux
8 8 (20.51%) SQL
8 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
9 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
9 7 (17.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (17.95%) MongoDB
9 7 (17.95%) TDD
9 7 (17.95%) Web Development
9 7 (17.95%) Ajax
9 7 (17.95%) Kibana
9 7 (17.95%) GCP

Scala
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (25.64%) Apache Spark
2 5 (12.82%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) GCP
2 3 (7.69%) GitHub
2 3 (7.69%) Google Analytics
3 2 (5.13%) AWS
3 2 (5.13%) Azure
4 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.56%) Power Platform
4 1 (2.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) HTTP
2 4 (10.26%) DSL
3 3 (7.69%) SSL
3 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) Big Data
2 10 (25.64%) Hadoop
3 9 (23.08%) Relational Database
4 7 (17.95%) MongoDB
5 6 (15.38%) NoSQL
6 5 (12.82%) BigQuery
7 4 (10.26%) Apache Hive
7 4 (10.26%) Impala
8 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.13%) HBase
8 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (2.56%) Apache Zeppelin
9 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.56%) KNIME
9 1 (2.56%) Power BI
9 1 (2.56%) Qlik Sense
9 1 (2.56%) QlikView
9 1 (2.56%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
3 6 (15.38%) Cucumber
3 6 (15.38%) Gatling
4 3 (7.69%) IntelliJ
4 3 (7.69%) JUnit
4 3 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 5 (12.82%) Marketing
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Developer
2 19 (48.72%) Scala Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Architect
4 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Big Data Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Java Scala Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Architect
5 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Big Data Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Data Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Digital Architect
6 2 (5.13%) Hadoop Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Java Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) QA Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) Play Framework
2 11 (28.21%) CSS
2 11 (28.21%) HTML
3 10 (25.64%) CSS3
3 10 (25.64%) HTML5
3 10 (25.64%) JSON
3 10 (25.64%) Kafka
3 10 (25.64%) REST
4 7 (17.95%) Ajax
5 5 (12.82%) Apache Beam
5 5 (12.82%) RESTful
6 4 (10.26%) Node.js
7 3 (7.69%) Django
7 3 (7.69%) Gherkin
7 3 (7.69%) Guice
7 3 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (7.69%) Sass
7 3 (7.69%) Spring
7 3 (7.69%) Spring MVC
7 3 (7.69%) XML
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.90%) Test Automation
3 12 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (30.77%) Microservices
4 10 (25.64%) Scrum
5 7 (17.95%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (17.95%) Data Science
5 7 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (17.95%) TDD
5 7 (17.95%) Web Development
6 6 (15.38%) Analytics
6 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 5 (12.82%) OOP
7 5 (12.82%) Performance Measurement
7 5 (12.82%) Personalization
8 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.26%) Open Source
9 3 (7.69%) Performance Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Security Testing
9 3 (7.69%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) Java
2 8 (20.51%) SQL
3 6 (15.38%) Ruby
4 5 (12.82%) Python
5 4 (10.26%) Groovy
5 4 (10.26%) Java 8
5 4 (10.26%) Kotlin
6 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.13%) C#
7 2 (5.13%) C++
8 1 (2.56%) R
8 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
2 3 (7.69%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (15.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Kibana
2 3 (7.69%) Grafana
2 3 (7.69%) Puppet
3 2 (5.13%) Rancher
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Google
2 4 (10.26%) Splunk
3 1 (2.56%) Alteryx
3 1 (2.56%) Dataiku
3 1 (2.56%) Informatica
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Paxata
3 1 (2.56%) Tableau