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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Erlang
Rank 408 413 396
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Contract jobs citing Erlang 7 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.029% 0.068% 0.092%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.069% 0.16% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 10
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£500 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.45% -4.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £279 - £394
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
10162 10880 10567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 41.46% 43.30% 40.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7313 7789 7371
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 85 138
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £17.50 £14.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £121.00 £57.50 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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
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 23 September 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
City of London +14 1 £500 - 1
Erlang
England

Erlang
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (53.33%) Scala
1 8 (53.33%) Clojure
2 7 (46.67%) Open Source
2 7 (46.67%) MongoDB
2 7 (46.67%) Haskell
3 6 (40.00%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) C
3 6 (40.00%) Java
3 6 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (40.00%) Functional Programming
4 5 (33.33%) Node.js
4 5 (33.33%) C++
4 5 (33.33%) Web Services
5 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) RESTful
5 4 (26.67%) DevOps
5 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (26.67%) Analytics
6 3 (20.00%) Akka
6 3 (20.00%) Big Data
6 3 (20.00%) GitHub
6 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (20.00%) HTML5
6 3 (20.00%) Backbone.js
6 3 (20.00%) HTML
6 3 (20.00%) Clustering
7 2 (13.33%) Debian
7 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL

Erlang
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (33.33%) Node.js
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) GitHub
2 2 (13.33%) Google App Engine
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LDAP
1 2 (13.33%) DHCP
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) MongoDB
2 6 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (20.00%) Big Data
3 3 (20.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (13.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (13.33%) MySQL
4 2 (13.33%) Redis
4 2 (13.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (6.67%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (6.67%) HBase
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Scala Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C++ Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Perl Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Python Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (6.67%) User Experience Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (26.67%) RESTful
3 3 (20.00%) Akka
3 3 (20.00%) HTML5
3 3 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) SOAP
4 2 (13.33%) CSS3
4 2 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (13.33%) ZeroMQ
4 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.67%) Sass
5 1 (6.67%) Ember.js
5 1 (6.67%) Ehcache
5 1 (6.67%) REST
5 1 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Open Source
2 3 (20.00%) Clustering
3 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
3 2 (13.33%) Physics
3 2 (13.33%) Social Network
3 2 (13.33%) Derivative
3 2 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Debian
1 2 (13.33%) UNIX
1 2 (13.33%) Solaris
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Functional Programming
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps
3 4 (26.67%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Refactoring
4 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Information Retrieval
5 1 (6.67%) Low Latency
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.67%) MapReduce
5 1 (6.67%) Demand Management
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Kanban
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Scala
1 8 (53.33%) Clojure
2 7 (46.67%) Haskell
3 6 (40.00%) Python
3 6 (40.00%) C
3 6 (40.00%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) C++
5 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
6 2 (13.33%) C#
6 2 (13.33%) Perl
6 2 (13.33%) PHP
6 2 (13.33%) Lisp
6 2 (13.33%) Golang
7 1 (6.67%) F#
7 1 (6.67%) R
7 1 (6.67%) XAML
7 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCNA
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) vCloud
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (13.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (13.33%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) Vagrant
2 2 (13.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Google
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) Sun
1 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (13.33%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Akamai
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft