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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Erlang
Rank 537 529 552
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +23
Contract jobs citing Erlang 20 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.045% 0.042%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 10
Average daily rate
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£306 £313 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £222 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £265 £475
% change year-on-year
- -44.21%
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
18455 18027 19368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.37% 38.69% 36.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12015 11382 11801
Average daily rate £395 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 389 524 747
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.50 £18.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.00 £46.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 28 July 2014.

Erlang Daily Rate Histogram in England

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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 28 July 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England -25 9 £268 +0.94% 4
London +9 6 £500 +17.64% 3
West Midlands -9 1 £388 - 2
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
South West - - - - 4
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Erlang
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (37.93%) Scala
2 10 (34.48%) Java
3 9 (31.03%) Python
4 8 (27.59%) Clojure
5 7 (24.14%) C
6 6 (20.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (17.24%) HTML5
7 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
7 5 (17.24%) Node.js
7 5 (17.24%) Open Source
7 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (17.24%) Haskell
7 5 (17.24%) HTML
7 5 (17.24%) Akka
8 4 (13.79%) C++
8 4 (13.79%) CSS
8 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
8 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
8 4 (13.79%) Finance
8 4 (13.79%) Analytics
8 4 (13.79%) CSS3
8 4 (13.79%) Backbone.js
8 4 (13.79%) Big Data
9 3 (10.34%) Sass
9 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
9 3 (10.34%) RESTful
9 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (10.34%) WFM
9 3 (10.34%) Back Office

Erlang
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (17.24%) Node.js
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Pig
2 2 (6.90%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) PaaS
2 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) Internet
3 1 (3.45%) INAP
3 1 (3.45%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.45%) LTE
3 1 (3.45%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (3.45%) LDAP
3 1 (3.45%) UMTS
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (17.24%) MongoDB
3 4 (13.79%) Big Data
4 3 (10.34%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (10.34%) Hadoop
5 2 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.45%) MySQL
6 1 (3.45%) CouchDB
6 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.45%) HBase
6 1 (3.45%) Riak
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Back Office
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Games
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Scala Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Lead Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Python Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
4 2 (6.90%) C++ Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Forecast Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Data Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Information Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Junior Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Perl Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Junior
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) HTML
1 5 (17.24%) HTML5
1 5 (17.24%) Akka
2 4 (13.79%) CSS3
2 4 (13.79%) Backbone.js
2 4 (13.79%) CSS
3 3 (10.34%) Sass
3 3 (10.34%) RESTful
4 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
4 2 (6.90%) Web Services
4 2 (6.90%) XML
4 2 (6.90%) JSON
5 1 (3.45%) jQuery
5 1 (3.45%) Ehcache
5 1 (3.45%) .NET
5 1 (3.45%) J2EE
5 1 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.45%) Twisted
5 1 (3.45%) REST
5 1 (3.45%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Open Source
2 2 (6.90%) Derivative
2 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.90%) Physics
2 2 (6.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) Social Network
3 1 (3.45%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.45%) IVR
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) UNIX
3 1 (3.45%) Solaris
3 1 (3.45%) Debian
3 1 (3.45%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (13.79%) Analytics
4 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.34%) DevOps
4 3 (10.34%) WFM
4 3 (10.34%) MVC
5 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.90%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.90%) Refactoring
6 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.45%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.45%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.45%) Kanban
6 1 (3.45%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) TDD
6 1 (3.45%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) Scala
2 10 (34.48%) Java
3 9 (31.03%) Python
4 8 (27.59%) Clojure
5 7 (24.14%) C
6 5 (17.24%) Haskell
7 4 (13.79%) C++
7 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
8 3 (10.34%) C#
9 2 (6.90%) Lisp
10 1 (3.45%) Ruby
10 1 (3.45%) Perl
10 1 (3.45%) PHP
10 1 (3.45%) SQL
10 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Vagrant
1 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Avaya
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Sun
2 1 (3.45%) Siemens
2 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.45%) Agilent
2 1 (3.45%) Akamai