Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 87 142
Rank change year-on-year -19 +55 +34
Contract jobs citing Scala 98 115 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.03% 2.67% 1.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 4.77% 6.25% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 76 45
Yorkshire median daily rate £495 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.54% +2.63% -15.18%
10th Percentile £400 £369 £363
90th Percentile £588 £675 £633
England median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £63.75 £29.82 -
% change year-on-year +113.82% - -

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 2,053 1,839 2,332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 42.59% 42.73% 40.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,421 1,271 1,576
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £294 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £538 £541
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 21 43
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.78% +7.14% -40.00%
10th Percentile £19.16 £11.96 £13.00
90th Percentile £46.75 £43.75 £42.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year -2.44% +5.13% +11.43%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -29 78 £495 -1.00% 10
South Yorkshire +7 18 £519 +13.70% 1
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 73 (74.49%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (70.41%) Java
3 47 (47.96%) Open Source
4 38 (38.78%) Scrum
5 35 (35.71%) TDD
5 35 (35.71%) DevOps
6 31 (31.63%) Python
7 30 (30.61%) Hadoop
8 29 (29.59%) Ruby
8 29 (29.59%) Docker
8 29 (29.59%) Apache Spark
9 28 (28.57%) Node.js
9 28 (28.57%) Play Framework
10 23 (23.47%) Big Data
11 22 (22.45%) Microservices
12 20 (20.41%) Kafka
12 20 (20.41%) Linux
12 20 (20.41%) SQL
12 20 (20.41%) Pair Programming
13 19 (19.39%) Git (software)
14 18 (18.37%) RESTful
14 18 (18.37%) HTML
14 18 (18.37%) BDD
15 17 (17.35%) NoSQL
15 17 (17.35%) Continuous Delivery
16 16 (16.33%) CSS
16 16 (16.33%) Apache Hive
17 15 (15.31%) Continuous Integration
17 15 (15.31%) Software Engineering
18 14 (14.29%) JavaScript

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 29 (29.59%) Apache Spark
2 7 (7.14%) SAS
3 4 (4.08%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.04%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.20%) GitHub
2 7 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.08%) Google Analytics
4 3 (3.06%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (3.06%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (3.06%) IaaS
4 3 (3.06%) Loggly
4 3 (3.06%) Serverless
4 3 (3.06%) Sumo Logic
5 2 (2.04%) Heroku
6 1 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.02%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.02%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) DSL
2 1 (1.02%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (30.61%) Hadoop
2 23 (23.47%) Big Data
3 17 (17.35%) NoSQL
4 16 (16.33%) Apache Hive
5 11 (11.22%) HBase
6 8 (8.16%) Impala
6 8 (8.16%) Sqoop
7 6 (6.12%) Relational Database
8 5 (5.10%) MongoDB
9 4 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (4.08%) MySQL
9 4 (4.08%) Pentaho
10 3 (3.06%) Base SAS
10 3 (3.06%) Redis
11 2 (2.04%) QlikView
11 2 (2.04%) SAS Visual Analytics
12 1 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (1.02%) Apache Kudu
12 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (19.39%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.16%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.06%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.06%) Maven
3 3 (3.06%) Selenium
3 3 (3.06%) Vagrant
3 3 (3.06%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.04%) JUnit
5 1 (1.02%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.02%) Gatling
5 1 (1.02%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.02%) JIRA
5 1 (1.02%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.02%) Mockito
5 1 (1.02%) RSpec
5 1 (1.02%) Subversion
General
1 7 (7.14%) Finance
2 6 (6.12%) Games
3 5 (5.10%) Banking
4 4 (4.08%) Private Banking
4 4 (4.08%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.06%) Marketing
6 1 (1.02%) Automotive
6 1 (1.02%) Law
6 1 (1.02%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (46.94%) Developer
2 25 (25.51%) Scala Developer
3 24 (24.49%) Java Developer
4 17 (17.35%) Architect
5 12 (12.24%) Technical Architect
6 10 (10.20%) Data Engineer
6 10 (10.20%) Digital Architect
7 7 (7.14%) Java Scala Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Agile Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Agile Java Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Big Data Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Data Scientist
8 6 (6.12%) Digital Technical Architect
9 5 (5.10%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Java Architect
10 4 (4.08%) Hadoop Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) Lead Developer
10 4 (4.08%) Software Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.57%) Node.js
1 28 (28.57%) Play Framework
2 20 (20.41%) Kafka
3 18 (18.37%) HTML
3 18 (18.37%) RESTful
4 16 (16.33%) CSS
5 14 (14.29%) React
6 12 (12.24%) AngularJS
6 12 (12.24%) Spark Streaming
6 12 (12.24%) Spring
7 9 (9.18%) Dropwizard
8 6 (6.12%) JSON
9 5 (5.10%) Hibernate
9 5 (5.10%) HTML5
10 4 (4.08%) J2EE
10 4 (4.08%) Spring Boot
11 3 (3.06%) CSS3
11 3 (3.06%) Elastic Stack
11 3 (3.06%) REST
11 3 (3.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.04%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.04%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.41%) Linux
2 11 (11.22%) Mac OS X
2 11 (11.22%) Unix
3 1 (1.02%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (74.49%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (47.96%) Open Source
3 38 (38.78%) Scrum
4 35 (35.71%) DevOps
4 35 (35.71%) TDD
5 22 (22.45%) Microservices
6 20 (20.41%) Pair Programming
7 18 (18.37%) BDD
8 17 (17.35%) Continuous Delivery
9 15 (15.31%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (15.31%) Software Engineering
10 13 (13.27%) Kanban
11 12 (12.24%) High Availability
11 12 (12.24%) Mentoring
12 11 (11.22%) Data Modelling
12 11 (11.22%) ETL
12 11 (11.22%) MapReduce
12 11 (11.22%) Test Automation
12 11 (11.22%) Web Development
13 8 (8.16%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (70.41%) Java
2 31 (31.63%) Python
3 29 (29.59%) Ruby
4 20 (20.41%) SQL
5 14 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 8 (8.16%) C#
7 7 (7.14%) Java 8
7 7 (7.14%) Shell Script
8 5 (5.10%) PHP
9 4 (4.08%) HiveQL
9 4 (4.08%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.06%) C++
10 3 (3.06%) Go
10 3 (3.06%) Groovy
11 2 (2.04%) Clojure
11 2 (2.04%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (8.16%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.12%) Degree
2 6 (6.12%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) WCAG
System Software
1 29 (29.59%) Docker
2 7 (7.14%) Apache Flume
3 3 (3.06%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (11.22%) Puppet
2 9 (9.18%) Ansible
3 4 (4.08%) Ambari
4 3 (3.06%) Nagios
4 3 (3.06%) Prometheus
4 3 (3.06%) Rancher
4 3 (3.06%) Terraform
4 3 (3.06%) ZABBIX
5 1 (1.02%) Kibana
5 1 (1.02%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (11.22%) Informatica
1 11 (11.22%) Talend
2 10 (10.20%) Oracle
3 8 (8.16%) Google
4 5 (5.10%) Cadence
5 4 (4.08%) Splunk
6 3 (3.06%) Capita
6 3 (3.06%) New Relic
6 3 (3.06%) Rackspace
7 2 (2.04%) Microsoft
7 2 (2.04%) Tableau
8 1 (1.02%) Cloudera