Period
to 20 July 2018

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 20 July 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 63 111
Rank change year-on-year -47 +48 +79
Contract jobs citing Scala 105 141 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.09% 3.34% 1.89%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.68% 7.82% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 90 73
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £412 £365 £363
90th Percentile £588 £576 £538
England median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £33.75 - -

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 2,245 1,804 2,604
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 44.69% 42.79% 45.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,563 1,261 1,797
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £300 £285 £285
90th Percentile £537 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 13 39
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +76.19% -40.00%
10th Percentile £17.27 £17.50 £12.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £43.50 £42.30
England median hourly rate £41.50 £41.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +10.67% +7.14%

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 20 July 2018.

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 20 July 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
West Yorkshire -34 92 £500 - 11
South Yorkshire -6 11 £550 +29.41% 8
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Scala.

1 91 (86.67%) Java
2 75 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (40.95%) Open Source
4 37 (35.24%) TDD
5 34 (32.38%) RESTful
6 32 (30.48%) Hadoop
7 31 (29.52%) Microservices
8 29 (27.62%) NoSQL
8 29 (27.62%) Scrum
9 28 (26.67%) OO
9 28 (26.67%) Apache Spark
10 27 (25.71%) DevOps
10 27 (25.71%) Kafka
11 26 (24.76%) Git (software)
11 26 (24.76%) Pair Programming
11 26 (24.76%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (23.81%) Groovy
12 25 (23.81%) Python
12 25 (23.81%) OOP
12 25 (23.81%) Big Data
13 23 (21.90%) Apache Hive
13 23 (21.90%) JavaScript
14 22 (20.95%) CSS
15 20 (19.05%) SQL
15 20 (19.05%) Ruby
15 20 (19.05%) GitHub
16 19 (18.10%) HBase
16 19 (18.10%) Docker
16 19 (18.10%) Play Framework
16 19 (18.10%) HTML

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 28 (26.67%) Apache Spark
2 9 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 6 (5.71%) Apache
4 4 (3.81%) Apache Pig
4 4 (3.81%) nginx
5 3 (2.86%) SAS
6 2 (1.90%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 20 (19.05%) GitHub
2 7 (6.67%) Google Analytics
3 4 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.95%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) Firewall
1 5 (4.76%) HTTP
2 4 (3.81%) SSL
2 4 (3.81%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.90%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (30.48%) Hadoop
2 29 (27.62%) NoSQL
3 25 (23.81%) Big Data
4 23 (21.90%) Apache Hive
5 19 (18.10%) HBase
6 12 (11.43%) MongoDB
7 9 (8.57%) Relational Database
8 8 (7.62%) MySQL
9 7 (6.67%) Impala
9 7 (6.67%) Sqoop
10 5 (4.76%) Couchbase
10 5 (4.76%) CouchDB
10 5 (4.76%) RDBMS
11 4 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.90%) Parquet
12 2 (1.90%) Pentaho
12 2 (1.90%) QlikView
12 2 (1.90%) SQL Server
13 1 (0.95%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.95%) SAS Visual Analytics
Development Applications
1 26 (24.76%) Git (software)
2 13 (12.38%) Mercurial
3 9 (8.57%) Jenkins
4 8 (7.62%) JUnit
5 7 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 7 (6.67%) Selenium
6 6 (5.71%) IntelliJ
6 6 (5.71%) JIRA
7 5 (4.76%) Gatling
8 4 (3.81%) Ant
8 4 (3.81%) Subversion
9 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.95%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.95%) Grunt
9 1 (0.95%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.95%) Maven
9 1 (0.95%) Mockito
9 1 (0.95%) RSpec
9 1 (0.95%) Sublime Text
9 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (6.67%) Finance
2 5 (4.76%) Banking
3 4 (3.81%) Games
3 4 (3.81%) Retail
4 3 (2.86%) Private Banking
4 3 (2.86%) Publishing
4 3 (2.86%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Law
Job Titles
1 60 (57.14%) Developer
2 40 (38.10%) Java Developer
3 30 (28.57%) Scala Developer
4 13 (12.38%) Java Scala Developer
5 10 (9.52%) Architect
5 10 (9.52%) Data Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) Software Engineer
6 9 (8.57%) Technical Architect
7 8 (7.62%) Lead Developer
7 8 (7.62%) Senior Developer
7 8 (7.62%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (6.67%) Big Data Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Lead Java Developer
10 4 (3.81%) Digital Architect
10 4 (3.81%) Digital Technical Architect
10 4 (3.81%) Java Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Scala Software Engineer
11 3 (2.86%) Data Scientist
11 3 (2.86%) DevOps Engineer
11 3 (2.86%) Senior Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (32.38%) RESTful
2 27 (25.71%) Kafka
3 22 (20.95%) CSS
4 19 (18.10%) HTML
4 19 (18.10%) Play Framework
5 15 (14.29%) Node.js
5 15 (14.29%) Spring
6 12 (11.43%) CSS3
6 12 (11.43%) HTML5
7 9 (8.57%) JSON
7 9 (8.57%) Spark Streaming
8 7 (6.67%) AngularJS
8 7 (6.67%) Hibernate
9 6 (5.71%) React
10 5 (4.76%) Dropwizard
10 5 (4.76%) Grails
10 5 (4.76%) REST
11 4 (3.81%) Gherkin
11 4 (3.81%) Spring Boot
11 4 (3.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (1.90%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.95%) User Experience
4 1 (0.95%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.24%) Linux
2 6 (5.71%) Unix
3 5 (4.76%) Mac OS X
3 5 (4.76%) Ubuntu
4 4 (3.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (40.95%) Open Source
3 37 (35.24%) TDD
4 31 (29.52%) Microservices
5 29 (27.62%) Scrum
6 28 (26.67%) OO
7 27 (25.71%) DevOps
8 26 (24.76%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (24.76%) Pair Programming
9 25 (23.81%) OOP
10 18 (17.14%) BDD
11 16 (15.24%) High Availability
11 16 (15.24%) SOA
12 14 (13.33%) Software Engineering
13 13 (12.38%) Test Automation
14 11 (10.48%) Data Modelling
14 11 (10.48%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 10 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (9.52%) Mentoring
15 10 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 91 (86.67%) Java
2 25 (23.81%) Groovy
2 25 (23.81%) Python
3 23 (21.90%) JavaScript
4 20 (19.05%) Ruby
4 20 (19.05%) SQL
5 12 (11.43%) Clojure
6 11 (10.48%) C#
7 7 (6.67%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.81%) C++
8 4 (3.81%) Haskell
8 4 (3.81%) Java 8
8 4 (3.81%) Perl
8 4 (3.81%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.90%) HiveQL
9 2 (1.90%) PHP
10 1 (0.95%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.95%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (9.52%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.86%) Degree
4 2 (1.90%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.95%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.95%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) WCAG
System Software
1 19 (18.10%) Docker
2 16 (15.24%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (6.67%) Apache Flume
4 2 (1.90%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (8.57%) Ansible
1 9 (8.57%) Puppet
2 5 (4.76%) Kibana
3 4 (3.81%) Ambari
3 4 (3.81%) Grafana
3 4 (3.81%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (8.57%) Informatica
1 9 (8.57%) MapR
1 9 (8.57%) Talend
2 8 (7.62%) Google
2 8 (7.62%) Oracle
3 6 (5.71%) Splunk
4 5 (4.76%) Capita
5 3 (2.86%) Adobe
5 3 (2.86%) Cadence
6 2 (1.90%) Sun
7 1 (0.95%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.95%) Tableau