The first table below looks at the demand for Erlang skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Erlang over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the England region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Erlang
Rank 560 520 545
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +25
Contract jobs citing Erlang 6 9 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.020% 0.032%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.031% 0.056% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 11
Average daily rate £600 £488 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £375 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £429 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
+14.33% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Programming Languages Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19429 16204 19746
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.10% 36.89% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12753 10181 11872
Average daily rate £375 £385 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -1.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 588 704
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Erlang
UK

Erlang
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Erlang across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Erlang Jobs Demand Trend in England

Erlang
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Erlang across the England region.

Erlang Daily Rate Trend in England

Erlang
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Erlang across the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Erlang Daily Rate Histogram in England

Erlang
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Erlang within the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -37 5 £600 +20.00% 15
East of England -35 1 - - 14
North West - - - - 3
South East - - - - 1
South West - - - - 8
West Midlands - - - -
Erlang
UK

Erlang
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Erlang also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Erlang.

1 14 (73.68%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) C
3 10 (52.63%) Scala
4 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) HTML
5 7 (36.84%) Python
5 7 (36.84%) HTML5
5 7 (36.84%) Clojure
6 6 (31.58%) HTTP
6 6 (31.58%) C++
6 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
7 5 (26.32%) CSS
7 5 (26.32%) Linux
7 5 (26.32%) Ruby
7 5 (26.32%) Node.js
7 5 (26.32%) CSS3
8 4 (21.05%) REST
8 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
8 4 (21.05%) Open Source
8 4 (21.05%) Backbone.js
8 4 (21.05%) TDD
8 4 (21.05%) XMPP
8 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
8 4 (21.05%) JSON
8 4 (21.05%) Haskell
8 4 (21.05%) Solaris
8 4 (21.05%) Web Services
8 4 (21.05%) XML
8 4 (21.05%) Mac OS X
8 4 (21.05%) SMPP

Erlang
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Erlang also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Erlang. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) HTTP
2 4 (21.05%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (5.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) RSpec
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Games
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Development Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Test Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Scala Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Lead Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Software Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior
5 1 (5.26%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C++ Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (42.11%) HTML
2 7 (36.84%) HTML5
3 5 (26.32%) CSS
3 5 (26.32%) CSS3
4 4 (21.05%) REST
4 4 (21.05%) Backbone.js
4 4 (21.05%) XMPP
4 4 (21.05%) JSON
4 4 (21.05%) Web Services
4 4 (21.05%) XML
5 3 (15.79%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (15.79%) Akka
6 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (10.53%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) Sass
6 2 (10.53%) Ajax
7 1 (5.26%) Django
7 1 (5.26%) RESTful
7 1 (5.26%) ZeroMQ
7 1 (5.26%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Open Source
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) NHS
3 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (5.26%) IVR
3 1 (5.26%) Derivative
3 1 (5.26%) Machine Learning
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Solaris
2 4 (21.05%) Mac OS X
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX
4 1 (5.26%) Android
4 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) TDD
3 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
4 2 (10.53%) OO
5 1 (5.26%) OOP
5 1 (5.26%) Refactoring
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.26%) Low Latency
5 1 (5.26%) Android Development
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) Java
2 11 (57.89%) C
3 10 (52.63%) Scala
4 7 (36.84%) Python
4 7 (36.84%) Clojure
5 6 (31.58%) C++
5 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
6 5 (26.32%) Ruby
7 4 (21.05%) Haskell
8 2 (10.53%) SQL
8 2 (10.53%) Perl
8 2 (10.53%) C#
9 1 (5.26%) PHP
9 1 (5.26%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 per day - 6 month contract
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Oxford Knight
Posted: 6 days ago