The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Erlang
Rank 392 388 365
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -23
Contract jobs citing Erlang 6 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.014% 0.065%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.067% 0.034% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
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£550 £575 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £600 £250
% change year-on-year
-56.25% +140.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Erlang
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Programming Languages Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
8986 8852 8259
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.32% 40.50% 41.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 6590 6301 5949
Average daily rate £450 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.77% +1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 76 88
Average hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £27.50 £17.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.00 £54.25 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £34.06 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.70%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 2015. 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
City of London +13 1 £225 -62.50% 3
Erlang
England

Erlang
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 15 (78.95%) Ruby
2 11 (57.89%) RabbitMQ
3 9 (47.37%) C
3 9 (47.37%) C++
3 9 (47.37%) SOA
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
5 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
5 5 (26.32%) Golang
6 4 (21.05%) Node.js
6 4 (21.05%) Python
6 4 (21.05%) TDD
7 3 (15.79%) Banking
7 3 (15.79%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (15.79%) Google
7 3 (15.79%) OOP
7 3 (15.79%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) VMware
7 3 (15.79%) Java
7 3 (15.79%) SOAP
7 3 (15.79%) Web Services
7 3 (15.79%) Redis
7 3 (15.79%) vCloud
7 3 (15.79%) Rackspace
7 3 (15.79%) Big Data
7 3 (15.79%) GitHub
7 3 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (15.79%) Puppet
7 3 (15.79%) vSphere

Erlang
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 4 (21.05%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) GitHub
1 3 (15.79%) Heroku
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.79%) Google App Engine
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (15.79%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) 2G
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) 3G
1 1 (5.26%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
1 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.79%) Redis
2 3 (15.79%) Big Data
2 3 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
2 3 (15.79%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) RSpec
1 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (15.79%) Banking
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Ruby Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) C++ Developer
4 1 (5.26%) QA Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Programmer
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (15.79%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (15.79%) SOAP
2 3 (15.79%) Web Services
2 3 (15.79%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (15.79%) ZeroMQ
3 2 (10.53%) jQuery
4 1 (5.26%) XML
4 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.26%) Twisted
4 1 (5.26%) RESTful
4 1 (5.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Open Source
2 1 (5.26%) Smart Meter
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) SOA
2 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) OOP
4 3 (15.79%) DevOps
4 3 (15.79%) Functional Programming
5 2 (10.53%) BDD
5 2 (10.53%) OOD
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
6 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) Ruby
2 9 (47.37%) C
2 9 (47.37%) C++
3 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 5 (26.32%) Golang
4 4 (21.05%) Python
5 3 (15.79%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) Clojure
5 3 (15.79%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CCNA
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) vCloud
1 3 (15.79%) vSphere
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Puppet
1 3 (15.79%) Ansible
2 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Google
1 3 (15.79%) VMware
1 3 (15.79%) Rackspace
1 3 (15.79%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) Juniper
2 1 (5.26%) Ericsson
2 1 (5.26%) Huawei