The table below looks at the statistics for Erlang skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Erlang over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Erlang
Rank 628 656 621
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -35
Contract jobs citing Erlang 8 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.014% 0.031%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.037% 0.036% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 14
Median daily rate £475 £600 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% +84.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £468 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 - £270
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
21531 22087 21370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.89% 38.26% 36.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 14824 15025 13861
Median daily rate £425 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 457 524 417
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £17.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

Erlang
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Erlang as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Erlang Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Erlang
Daily Rate Trend

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

Erlang Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Erlang
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Erlang within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Erlang Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Erlang
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Erlang within the UK.

Erlang Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Erlang
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Erlang within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +20 8 £475 -20.83% 11
London +6 7 £413 -31.25% 8
City of London - 4 £350 - 1
Westminster - 2 - -
East of England - 1 £500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £500 -

Erlang
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Erlang also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Erlang.

1 19 (67.86%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (67.86%) Go
2 17 (60.71%) Docker
2 17 (60.71%) Git (software)
3 16 (57.14%) Java
3 16 (57.14%) Python
4 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (50.00%) SQL
5 14 (50.00%) DevOps
6 12 (42.86%) Puppet
6 12 (42.86%) NoSQL
6 12 (42.86%) Linux
6 12 (42.86%) Ruby
7 11 (39.29%) nginx
7 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
8 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
8 10 (35.71%) GitLab
9 9 (32.14%) Graphite
9 9 (32.14%) CoreOS
9 9 (32.14%) GlusterFS
9 9 (32.14%) Ceph
9 9 (32.14%) Kubernetes
9 9 (32.14%) etcd
9 9 (32.14%) flannel
9 9 (32.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 9 (32.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 9 (32.14%) rkt
9 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
9 9 (32.14%) GitHub

Erlang
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (39.29%) nginx
2 4 (14.29%) Apache Spark
3 3 (10.71%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (10.71%) OpenStack
4 2 (7.14%) ejabberd
5 1 (3.57%) Apache
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Pig
5 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 19 (67.86%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (32.14%) GitHub
3 3 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (10.71%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (10.71%) PaaS
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) LDAP
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 5 (17.86%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (10.71%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (10.71%) Datomic
3 3 (10.71%) Neo4j
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.57%) Big Data
4 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.57%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 17 (60.71%) Git (software)
2 10 (35.71%) GitLab
2 10 (35.71%) Jenkins
3 9 (32.14%) Artifactory
4 4 (14.29%) Maven
5 3 (10.71%) Bitbucket
5 3 (10.71%) Geb
5 3 (10.71%) Gradle
5 3 (10.71%) JUnit
5 3 (10.71%) Spock
5 3 (10.71%) Vagrant
6 2 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (7.14%) Subversion
7 1 (3.57%) Checkstyle
7 1 (3.57%) FindBugs
7 1 (3.57%) Hudson
7 1 (3.57%) JIRA
7 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Erlang Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Lead DevOps
3 4 (14.29%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) PHP Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Agile C# Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.57%) AWS Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Erlang Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Hadoop Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Scala Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) Sensu
2 8 (28.57%) CSS
3 7 (25.00%) MCollective
4 6 (21.43%) Node.js
5 5 (17.86%) .NET
5 5 (17.86%) HTML
6 4 (14.29%) Kafka
6 4 (14.29%) REST
6 4 (14.29%) SOAP
7 3 (10.71%) CodeIgniter
7 3 (10.71%) CSS3
7 3 (10.71%) Django
7 3 (10.71%) HTML5
7 3 (10.71%) JRuby
7 3 (10.71%) RESTful
7 3 (10.71%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (10.71%) Sass
8 2 (7.14%) Web Services
8 2 (7.14%) XMPP
9 1 (3.57%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Algorithms
1 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
1 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
1 3 (10.71%) Performance Metrics
2 2 (7.14%) Fintech
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) CoreOS
3 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) DevOps
3 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (32.14%) Configuration Management
5 8 (28.57%) Scrum
6 6 (21.43%) Functional Programming
6 6 (21.43%) Mentoring
7 4 (14.29%) MVC
8 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
8 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
8 3 (10.71%) Open Source
8 3 (10.71%) Project Management
8 3 (10.71%) Refactoring
9 2 (7.14%) Machine Learning
9 2 (7.14%) Release Management
9 2 (7.14%) SDLC
9 2 (7.14%) Security Hardening
10 1 (3.57%) Analytics
10 1 (3.57%) Data Analytics
10 1 (3.57%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) Go
2 16 (57.14%) Java
2 16 (57.14%) Python
3 14 (50.00%) SQL
4 12 (42.86%) Ruby
5 10 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 7 (25.00%) Scala
7 6 (21.43%) Clojure
8 3 (10.71%) Groovy
8 3 (10.71%) Jython
8 3 (10.71%) PHP
9 2 (7.14%) C#
9 2 (7.14%) F#
9 2 (7.14%) Haskell
9 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
10 1 (3.57%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.57%) SEPA
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (60.71%) Docker
2 9 (32.14%) Ceph
2 9 (32.14%) etcd
2 9 (32.14%) flannel
2 9 (32.14%) GlusterFS
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) Puppet
2 9 (32.14%) Ansible
2 9 (32.14%) Graphite
2 9 (32.14%) HAProxy
2 9 (32.14%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 9 (32.14%) Kubernetes
2 9 (32.14%) logstash
2 9 (32.14%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 9 (32.14%) rkt
3 3 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Atlassian
1 1 (3.57%) Google
1 1 (3.57%) IBM
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle
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