The table below looks at the statistics for Erlang skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Erlang over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Erlang
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Erlang 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Programming Languages category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £625 £500 £429
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +16.61%
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 South West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1089 1150 1200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.17% 37.16% 37.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 708 743
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 67 62
Average hourly rate £42.25 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £20.19 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £44.40 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Erlang
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Erlang Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Erlang
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Erlang Daily Rate Trend in the South West