Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 121 110 67
Rank change year-on-year -11 -43 +42
Contract jobs citing Scala 66 104 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.55% 2.09% 3.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 3.61% 4.66% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 68 90
Yorkshire median daily rate £475 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +4.40%
10th Percentile £358 £412 £365
90th Percentile £566 £588 £576
England median daily rate £575 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £33.75 -
% change year-on-year +3.70% - -

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 1,829 2,231 1,808
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 42.85% 44.89% 42.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,214 1,553 1,266
Yorkshire median daily rate £433 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.13% - -
10th Percentile £300 £300 £285
90th Percentile £550 £535 £538
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 46 13
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.08 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.79% +8.11% +89.74%
10th Percentile £14.41 £16.63 £17.50
90th Percentile £45.23 £48.75 £43.50
England median hourly rate £44.00 £41.53 £41.50
% change year-on-year +5.95% +0.07% +10.67%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +1 63 £459 -7.32% 15
South Yorkshire -20 3 £525 -4.55% 3
Scala
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 42 (63.64%) Hadoop
1 42 (63.64%) Big Data
2 41 (62.12%) Apache Spark
3 39 (59.09%) Java
4 34 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (45.45%) Kafka
6 28 (42.42%) Linux
7 26 (39.39%) Git (software)
8 24 (36.36%) Python
9 22 (33.33%) Apache Hive
10 18 (27.27%) HBase
11 17 (25.76%) Analytics
12 16 (24.24%) Software Engineering
13 15 (22.73%) SQL
14 14 (21.21%) Docker
14 14 (21.21%) Data Science
15 13 (19.70%) Impala
15 13 (19.70%) TDD
15 13 (19.70%) Unit Testing
15 13 (19.70%) NoSQL
15 13 (19.70%) Amazon AWS
16 12 (18.18%) Google
16 12 (18.18%) JUnit
16 12 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
17 11 (16.67%) Eclipse
17 11 (16.67%) IntelliJ
17 11 (16.67%) Test Automation
17 11 (16.67%) Jenkins
18 10 (15.15%) Google Cloud Platform
18 10 (15.15%) DevOps

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 41 (62.12%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.55%) Apache
3 2 (3.03%) JBoss
3 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.52%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (1.52%) Confluence
4 1 (1.52%) Jupyter
4 1 (1.52%) Luigi
4 1 (1.52%) nginx
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.70%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (15.15%) Google Cloud Platform
2 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.55%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (3.03%) Amazon ECS
4 2 (3.03%) AWS Fargate
4 2 (3.03%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (3.03%) GitHub
4 2 (3.03%) Google Analytics
4 2 (3.03%) Serverless
5 1 (1.52%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.52%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) HTTP
1 3 (4.55%) SSL
1 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (63.64%) Big Data
1 42 (63.64%) Hadoop
2 22 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 18 (27.27%) HBase
4 13 (19.70%) Impala
4 13 (19.70%) NoSQL
5 12 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (13.64%) Relational Database
7 8 (12.12%) RDBMS
8 6 (9.09%) Snowflake Schema
9 4 (6.06%) Spotfire
10 2 (3.03%) Data Lake
10 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.52%) Amazon Athena
11 1 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (1.52%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (1.52%) Apache Zeppelin
11 1 (1.52%) BigQuery
11 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.52%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 26 (39.39%) Git (software)
2 12 (18.18%) JUnit
3 11 (16.67%) Eclipse
3 11 (16.67%) IntelliJ
3 11 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 10 (15.15%) Maven
5 4 (6.06%) Selenium
6 3 (4.55%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.03%) Gatling
8 1 (1.52%) Ant
8 1 (1.52%) JIRA
8 1 (1.52%) Sublime Text
General
1 5 (7.58%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Banking
2 1 (1.52%) Marketing
2 1 (1.52%) Retail
2 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (57.58%) Developer
2 23 (34.85%) Scala Developer
3 14 (21.21%) Big Data Engineer
4 13 (19.70%) Data Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) Hadoop Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Hadoop Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Apache Spark Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Big Data Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Java Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Python Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Architect
8 4 (6.06%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Big Data Software Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Java Scala Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Python Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Ruby Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Scala Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (45.45%) Kafka
2 9 (13.64%) Spark Streaming
3 8 (12.12%) CSS
3 8 (12.12%) HTML
4 6 (9.09%) HTML5
5 5 (7.58%) Node.js
6 4 (6.06%) CSS3
6 4 (6.06%) JSON
6 4 (6.06%) Play Framework
6 4 (6.06%) React
6 4 (6.06%) REST
6 4 (6.06%) Spring
7 3 (4.55%) PySpark
7 3 (4.55%) XML
8 2 (3.03%) Apache NiFi
8 2 (3.03%) EJB
8 2 (3.03%) Hibernate
8 2 (3.03%) J2EE
8 2 (3.03%) J2SE
8 2 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.52%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 28 (42.42%) Linux
2 4 (6.06%) Unix
3 2 (3.03%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.76%) Analytics
3 16 (24.24%) Software Engineering
4 14 (21.21%) Data Science
5 13 (19.70%) TDD
5 13 (19.70%) Unit Testing
6 11 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 10 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (15.15%) DevOps
8 7 (10.61%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (10.61%) OO
8 7 (10.61%) SDLC
8 7 (10.61%) Visualisation
9 5 (7.58%) Data Integration
9 5 (7.58%) OOP
9 5 (7.58%) Open Source
10 4 (6.06%) Functional Programming
10 4 (6.06%) MapReduce
11 3 (4.55%) Machine Learning
11 3 (4.55%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 39 (59.09%) Java
2 24 (36.36%) Python
3 15 (22.73%) SQL
4 8 (12.12%) R
4 8 (12.12%) Ruby
5 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 5 (7.58%) C#
6 5 (7.58%) C++
7 4 (6.06%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.03%) Kotlin
9 1 (1.52%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.52%) ES6
9 1 (1.52%) Groovy
9 1 (1.52%) HiveQL
9 1 (1.52%) Java 8
9 1 (1.52%) Perl
9 1 (1.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
1 1 (1.52%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (21.21%) Docker
2 1 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Terraform
2 4 (6.06%) Kubernetes
3 3 (4.55%) Grafana
3 3 (4.55%) Kibana
4 2 (3.03%) Ansible
4 2 (3.03%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (3.03%) Puppet
4 2 (3.03%) Rancher
5 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (18.18%) Google
2 10 (15.15%) Tableau
3 6 (9.09%) Dataiku
3 6 (9.09%) MapR
4 3 (4.55%) Hortonworks
5 2 (3.03%) Adobe
5 2 (3.03%) webMethods
6 1 (1.52%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.52%) Informatica
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle
6 1 (1.52%) Paxata