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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scala
England / Yorkshire
Rank 72 117 124
Rank change year-on-year +45 +7  
Contract jobs citing Scala 55 25 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.55% 0.88% 0.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.80% 2.12% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 17 9
Median daily rate £525 £500 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £370 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £625 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +5.55% -10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Scala is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 949 1177 1085
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 43.94% 41.46% 41.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 806 707
Median daily rate £400 £385 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +14.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 25 15
Median hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.76% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.64 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.10% +11.11%  

Scala
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Yorkshire citing Scala as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +38 49 £525 - 5
South Yorkshire 0 4 £500 +14.28% 2
Scala
England

Scala
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 98 (81.67%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (73.33%) Java
3 65 (54.17%) HTML
4 62 (51.67%) Ruby
5 57 (47.50%) Python
6 54 (45.00%) RESTful
7 50 (41.67%) CSS
8 49 (40.83%) Linux
9 48 (40.00%) Scrum
9 48 (40.00%) Spring
10 43 (35.83%) JSON
10 43 (35.83%) Open Source
11 42 (35.00%) HTML5
11 42 (35.00%) Jenkins
11 42 (35.00%) TDD
12 41 (34.17%) Git (software)
13 40 (33.33%) Selenium
13 40 (33.33%) REST
14 38 (31.67%) Play Framework
15 37 (30.83%) Relational Database
16 36 (30.00%) Django
17 35 (29.17%) Configuration Management
17 35 (29.17%) JavaScript
18 32 (26.67%) JIRA
18 32 (26.67%) MongoDB
19 31 (25.83%) BDD
20 29 (24.17%) NoSQL
21 28 (23.33%) Confluence
21 28 (23.33%) Automated Testing
22 27 (22.50%) Subversion

Scala
Top Related 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 (23.33%) Confluence
2 7 (5.83%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.50%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.67%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.83%) Apache
5 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (3.33%) IaaS
2 4 (3.33%) Loggly
2 4 (3.33%) Sumo Logic
3 3 (2.50%) GitHub
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.00%) HTTP
2 3 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (0.83%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (30.83%) Relational Database
2 32 (26.67%) MongoDB
3 29 (24.17%) NoSQL
4 11 (9.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (9.17%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (7.50%) MySQL
6 3 (2.50%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.50%) HBase
6 3 (2.50%) Riak
7 2 (1.67%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.67%) Big Data
7 2 (1.67%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.67%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.83%) Redis
Development Applications
1 42 (35.00%) Jenkins
2 41 (34.17%) Git (software)
3 40 (33.33%) Selenium
4 32 (26.67%) JIRA
5 27 (22.50%) Cucumber
5 27 (22.50%) Subversion
6 17 (14.17%) JUnit
7 15 (12.50%) WebDriver
8 8 (6.67%) jMock
8 8 (6.67%) Maven
8 8 (6.67%) Mockito
9 6 (5.00%) EasyMock
9 6 (5.00%) SoapUI
9 6 (5.00%) Spock
10 5 (4.17%) Grunt
11 4 (3.33%) Gatling
11 4 (3.33%) IntelliJ
11 4 (3.33%) JMeter
11 4 (3.33%) Vagrant
12 3 (2.50%) RSpec
General
1 3 (2.50%) Games
2 2 (1.67%) Finance
2 2 (1.67%) German Language
2 2 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (61.67%) Developer
2 42 (35.00%) Scala Developer
3 38 (31.67%) Java Developer
4 20 (16.67%) Architect
5 16 (13.33%) Java Scala Developer
5 16 (13.33%) Technical Architect
6 11 (9.17%) Tester
7 10 (8.33%) Automation Tester
8 8 (6.67%) Agile Developer
8 8 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
8 8 (6.67%) Test Engineer
9 5 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (4.17%) Java Engineer
9 5 (4.17%) Lead Architect
9 5 (4.17%) Selenium Tester
10 4 (3.33%) Java Architect
10 4 (3.33%) Java Automation Tester
10 4 (3.33%) QA Test Engineer
10 4 (3.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 4 (3.33%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (54.17%) HTML
2 54 (45.00%) RESTful
3 50 (41.67%) CSS
4 48 (40.00%) Spring
5 43 (35.83%) JSON
6 42 (35.00%) HTML5
7 40 (33.33%) REST
8 38 (31.67%) Play Framework
9 36 (30.00%) Django
10 27 (22.50%) CSS3
11 22 (18.33%) Web Services
12 21 (17.50%) Ajax
13 20 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
14 14 (11.67%) Spring MVC
15 13 (10.83%) Guice
16 12 (10.00%) Node.js
17 11 (9.17%) Spring Boot
18 9 (7.50%) Gherkin
19 6 (5.00%) AngularJS
20 5 (4.17%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.33%) User Experience
2 8 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 8 (6.67%) Social Media
3 5 (4.17%) Tandem
4 4 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 49 (40.83%) Linux
2 20 (16.67%) Unix
3 16 (13.33%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.67%) Windows
5 1 (0.83%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (81.67%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (40.00%) Scrum
3 43 (35.83%) Open Source
4 42 (35.00%) TDD
5 35 (29.17%) Configuration Management
6 31 (25.83%) BDD
7 28 (23.33%) Automated Testing
8 24 (20.00%) Kanban
8 24 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 24 (20.00%) Web Design
9 22 (18.33%) Web Development
10 21 (17.50%) Microservices
11 19 (15.83%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (15.00%) User Stories
13 14 (11.67%) MVC
13 14 (11.67%) Software Engineering
13 14 (11.67%) Test Automation
13 14 (11.67%) Visualisation
14 13 (10.83%) Continuous Deployment
14 13 (10.83%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 88 (73.33%) Java
2 62 (51.67%) Ruby
3 57 (47.50%) Python
4 35 (29.17%) JavaScript
5 15 (12.50%) C#
5 15 (12.50%) Groovy
6 9 (7.50%) Bash Shell
7 8 (6.67%) Go
8 6 (5.00%) Clojure
8 6 (5.00%) PHP
9 4 (3.33%) C++
10 2 (1.67%) SQL
11 1 (0.83%) ECMAScript
11 1 (0.83%) Jython
11 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.50%) Degree
2 2 (1.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.67%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (11.67%) Docker
2 3 (2.50%) HDFS
3 2 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.83%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (18.33%) Puppet
2 21 (17.50%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (5.00%) Ansible
4 5 (4.17%) Nagios
5 4 (3.33%) Kubernetes
5 4 (3.33%) Salt
5 4 (3.33%) ZABBIX
6 2 (1.67%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 17 (14.17%) Google
2 8 (6.67%) Oracle
3 5 (4.17%) SaltStack
4 4 (3.33%) New Relic
4 4 (3.33%) Rackspace
4 4 (3.33%) Splunk
5 3 (2.50%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.67%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.67%) VMware
7 1 (0.83%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.83%) Zend
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
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Experis Ltd
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The Bridge Ltd
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