The first table below looks at the demand for Erlang skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 London 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 411 374 411
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +37
Contract jobs citing Erlang 5 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.020% 0.023% 0.043%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.050% 0.056% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 5
Average daily rate £600 £500 £143
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +250.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £483 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £500 £263
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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
9966 8899 10489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.27% 40.48% 37.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 7267 6437 7134
Average daily rate £425 £450 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 100 118
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £17.87 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Erlang
England

Erlang
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Erlang Jobs Demand Trend in London

Erlang
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Erlang Daily Rate Trend in London

Erlang
Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Erlang Daily Rate Histogram in London

Erlang
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Erlang within the London 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
City of London -10 1 £600 +26.31% 5
Erlang
England

Erlang
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 10 (76.92%) Java
1 10 (76.92%) Scala
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) C
3 7 (53.85%) Python
3 7 (53.85%) HTML5
3 7 (53.85%) Clojure
4 6 (46.15%) C++
4 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
5 5 (38.46%) CSS
5 5 (38.46%) Ruby
5 5 (38.46%) Node.js
5 5 (38.46%) CSS3
6 4 (30.77%) REST
6 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
6 4 (30.77%) Open Source
6 4 (30.77%) JSON
6 4 (30.77%) Haskell
6 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (30.77%) Web Services
6 4 (30.77%) XML
6 4 (30.77%) Backbone.js
7 3 (23.08%) Analytics
7 3 (23.08%) Akka
7 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 3 (23.08%) Games
7 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
7 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra

Erlang
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (38.46%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
2 3 (23.08%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
3 2 (15.38%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) RSpec
General
1 3 (23.08%) Games
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Scala Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) HTML5
3 5 (38.46%) CSS
3 5 (38.46%) CSS3
4 4 (30.77%) REST
4 4 (30.77%) JSON
4 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) Backbone.js
5 3 (23.08%) Akka
5 3 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (15.38%) Ajax
6 2 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (15.38%) jQuery
6 2 (15.38%) Sass
7 1 (7.69%) ZeroMQ
7 1 (7.69%) RESTful
7 1 (7.69%) Django
7 1 (7.69%) Sinatra
7 1 (7.69%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Open Source
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Machine Learning
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (7.69%) Derivative
3 1 (7.69%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Analytics
2 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
2 3 (23.08%) Unit Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Low Latency
4 1 (7.69%) Android Development
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) OOP
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
1 10 (76.92%) Scala
2 7 (53.85%) C
2 7 (53.85%) Python
2 7 (53.85%) Clojure
3 6 (46.15%) C++
3 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) Ruby
5 4 (30.77%) Haskell
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) Perl
6 2 (15.38%) C#
7 1 (7.69%) PHP
7 1 (7.69%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 per day - 6 month contract
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Oxford Knight
Posted: 6 days ago