Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 60 172
Rank change year-on-year -32 +112 +11
Contract jobs citing Scala 98 191 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.23% 3.55% 0.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.92% 8.18% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 130 33
Yorkshire median daily rate £470 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% -10.00% -34.45%
10th Percentile £400 £382 £333
90th Percentile £525 £538 £675
England median daily rate £538 £525 £575
% change year-on-year +2.38% -8.70% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £100.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year - +53.85% -

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 1655 2335 2363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 37.72% 43.38% 38.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1221 1586 1596
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.48% +8.46%
10th Percentile £295 £283 £263
90th Percentile £525 £538 £512
England median daily rate £460 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +8.24% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 29 36
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +169.09% -24.73% -21.00%
10th Percentile £16.03 £12.95 £11.13
90th Percentile £41.61 £47.50 £46.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +25.00%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 -30 84 £470 +4.44% 3
South Yorkshire -8 7 £460 +2.22% 1
Humberside - 1 £415 -
Scala
England

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

1 87 (88.78%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (66.33%) Java
3 54 (55.10%) Open Source
4 44 (44.90%) Scrum
5 39 (39.80%) Python
6 38 (38.78%) Linux
6 38 (38.78%) CSS
6 38 (38.78%) JSON
6 38 (38.78%) Play Framework
7 36 (36.73%) Git (software)
8 34 (34.69%) Ruby
9 33 (33.67%) Test Automation
9 33 (33.67%) Continuous Integration
10 32 (32.65%) HTML
11 29 (29.59%) Jenkins
12 28 (28.57%) JIRA
13 27 (27.55%) RESTful
14 25 (25.51%) Confluence
15 24 (24.49%) HTML5
16 23 (23.47%) TDD
17 22 (22.45%) Spring
18 21 (21.43%) Google
18 21 (21.43%) REST
18 21 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
19 20 (20.41%) CSS3
19 20 (20.41%) Subversion
19 20 (20.41%) Ajax
19 20 (20.41%) JUnit
19 20 (20.41%) C#
19 20 (20.41%) HTTP

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 25 (25.51%) Confluence
2 18 (18.37%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.04%) Apache
3 2 (2.04%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.20%) GitHub
2 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.06%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (3.06%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (3.06%) IaaS
3 3 (3.06%) Loggly
3 3 (3.06%) Serverless
3 3 (3.06%) Sumo Logic
4 2 (2.04%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.39%) Relational Database
2 17 (17.35%) Big Data
2 17 (17.35%) Hadoop
3 15 (15.31%) NoSQL
4 14 (14.29%) Apache Hive
4 14 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 13 (13.27%) Sqoop
6 11 (11.22%) Impala
7 10 (10.20%) HBase
8 3 (3.06%) MySQL
8 3 (3.06%) Redis
9 1 (1.02%) IBM BigInsights
Development Applications
1 36 (36.73%) Git (software)
2 29 (29.59%) Jenkins
3 28 (28.57%) JIRA
4 20 (20.41%) JUnit
4 20 (20.41%) Subversion
5 10 (10.20%) IntelliJ
5 10 (10.20%) Talend Open Studio
6 8 (8.16%) Cucumber
6 8 (8.16%) Selenium
6 8 (8.16%) WebDriver
7 3 (3.06%) Maven
7 3 (3.06%) Vagrant
8 2 (2.04%) Axure RP
8 2 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (1.02%) Gatling
9 1 (1.02%) JMeter
9 1 (1.02%) RSpec
9 1 (1.02%) TestNG
General
1 4 (4.08%) Games
2 2 (2.04%) Marketing
2 2 (2.04%) Online Betting
2 2 (2.04%) Retail
3 1 (1.02%) Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (63.27%) Developer
2 44 (44.90%) Scala Developer
3 16 (16.33%) Java Developer
4 11 (11.22%) Java Scala Developer
5 9 (9.18%) Data Engineer
6 5 (5.10%) Analyst
6 5 (5.10%) Architect
6 5 (5.10%) Automation Tester
6 5 (5.10%) Tester
7 4 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.06%) Designer
8 3 (3.06%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (3.06%) Senior Data Engineer
8 3 (3.06%) Site Engineer
9 2 (2.04%) Agile Developer
9 2 (2.04%) Agile Java Developer
9 2 (2.04%) Data Scientist
9 2 (2.04%) Digital Architect
9 2 (2.04%) Node.js Developer
9 2 (2.04%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (38.78%) CSS
1 38 (38.78%) JSON
1 38 (38.78%) Play Framework
2 32 (32.65%) HTML
3 27 (27.55%) RESTful
4 24 (24.49%) HTML5
5 22 (22.45%) Spring
6 21 (21.43%) REST
7 20 (20.41%) Ajax
7 20 (20.41%) CSS3
8 19 (19.39%) Django
8 19 (19.39%) Ruby on Rails
9 18 (18.37%) Guice
10 17 (17.35%) Node.js
11 14 (14.29%) Spring MVC
12 12 (12.24%) Kafka
13 11 (11.22%) React
14 10 (10.20%) Spark Streaming
14 10 (10.20%) XML
15 6 (6.12%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.06%) User Experience
3 1 (1.02%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.02%) iPad
3 1 (1.02%) RIA
3 1 (1.02%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.02%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 38 (38.78%) Linux
2 9 (9.18%) Unix
3 6 (6.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (88.78%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (55.10%) Open Source
3 44 (44.90%) Scrum
4 33 (33.67%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (33.67%) Test Automation
5 23 (23.47%) TDD
6 21 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
7 19 (19.39%) Configuration Management
7 19 (19.39%) Software Engineering
7 19 (19.39%) Web Design
8 18 (18.37%) DevOps
8 18 (18.37%) OWASP
9 17 (17.35%) BDD
9 17 (17.35%) Microservices
10 15 (15.31%) MVC
11 13 (13.27%) MapReduce
12 12 (12.24%) Pair Programming
12 12 (12.24%) Web Development
13 11 (11.22%) Data Modelling
13 11 (11.22%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 65 (66.33%) Java
2 39 (39.80%) Python
3 34 (34.69%) Ruby
4 20 (20.41%) C#
5 14 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 13 (13.27%) SQL
7 12 (12.24%) Shell Script
8 6 (6.12%) Groovy
9 4 (4.08%) PHP
10 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.06%) C++
10 3 (3.06%) Clojure
10 3 (3.06%) Elixir
10 3 (3.06%) Go
11 2 (2.04%) R
12 1 (1.02%) ECMAScript
12 1 (1.02%) Erlang
12 1 (1.02%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 7 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.08%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.06%) Degree
4 1 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.02%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) QA
2 2 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.04%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (17.35%) Docker
2 12 (12.24%) Apache Flume
3 2 (2.04%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (13.27%) Puppet
2 10 (10.20%) Ansible
3 3 (3.06%) Nagios
3 3 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.06%) Prometheus
3 3 (3.06%) Rancher
3 3 (3.06%) Terraform
3 3 (3.06%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.04%) Grafana
4 2 (2.04%) Oozie
Vendors
1 21 (21.43%) Google
2 10 (10.20%) Informatica
2 10 (10.20%) Talend
3 6 (6.12%) Atlassian
4 5 (5.10%) Splunk
5 3 (3.06%) Cloudera
5 3 (3.06%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.06%) New Relic
5 3 (3.06%) Rackspace
6 2 (2.04%) Maxymiser
6 2 (2.04%) Optimizely
6 2 (2.04%) Oracle
7 1 (1.02%) Elastic Path
7 1 (1.02%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.02%) MapR
7 1 (1.02%) Zend