The table below looks at the statistics for Erlang skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 629 623 604
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Contract jobs citing Erlang 29 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.014% 0.026%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.038% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 10
Average daily rate £575 £500 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £295 £453
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £650
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 - - -

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
21327 20829 20320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.16% 37.30% 37.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 14646 13547 13247
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 470 438 477
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -0.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.72 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

Erlang
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Erlang within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 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 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Erlang within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
England -8 29 £575 +15.00% 19
London +10 19 £513 +2.50% 15
Sheffield - 6 £625 - 1
South Yorkshire - 6 £625 - 1
Yorkshire - 6 £625 - 1
City of London +43 2 £550 +144.44% 5
Hertfordshire +4 2 - -
East of England +3 2 - -
Rickmansworth - 2 - -
South East -21 1 £380 -
Farnborough - 1 £380 -
Hampshire - 1 £380 -

Erlang
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 41 (67.21%) Java
2 37 (60.66%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (55.74%) Python
4 28 (45.90%) Finance
5 23 (37.70%) Docker
6 21 (34.43%) JavaScript
6 21 (34.43%) Amazon AWS
7 20 (32.79%) Oracle
8 19 (31.15%) Mentoring
9 17 (27.87%) C++
10 16 (26.23%) SQL
10 16 (26.23%) Subversion
10 16 (26.23%) SDLC
10 16 (26.23%) Go
11 15 (24.59%) Ruby
12 14 (22.95%) JIRA
12 14 (22.95%) Puppet
13 13 (21.31%) Maven
13 13 (21.31%) Spring
13 13 (21.31%) WebLogic
13 13 (21.31%) Linux
13 13 (21.31%) Scrum
14 12 (19.67%) Hibernate
14 12 (19.67%) MVC
15 11 (18.03%) UML
15 11 (18.03%) OOA/OOD
15 11 (18.03%) OO
15 11 (18.03%) Unix
15 11 (18.03%) Tomcat
15 11 (18.03%) C

Erlang
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 13 (21.31%) WebLogic
2 11 (18.03%) Tomcat
3 10 (16.39%) Apache Spark
4 8 (13.11%) Node.js
4 8 (13.11%) OpenStack
5 7 (11.48%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (9.84%) nginx
7 3 (4.92%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (1.64%) Apache
8 1 (1.64%) ejabberd
8 1 (1.64%) Zope
Cloud Services
1 21 (34.43%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (14.75%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (14.75%) CloudFront
3 8 (13.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 7 (11.48%) GitHub
5 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.64%) IaaS
5 1 (1.64%) PaaS
5 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.56%) H.323
2 1 (1.64%) AMQP
2 1 (1.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (13.11%) Datomic
2 8 (13.11%) Neo4j
2 8 (13.11%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (9.84%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.56%) Big Data
5 3 (4.92%) Mnesia
5 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.28%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.64%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (26.23%) Subversion
2 14 (22.95%) JIRA
3 13 (21.31%) Maven
4 11 (18.03%) Jenkins
5 10 (16.39%) Checkstyle
5 10 (16.39%) FindBugs
5 10 (16.39%) Git (software)
6 9 (14.75%) Vagrant
7 6 (9.84%) Artifactory
7 6 (9.84%) GitLab
8 2 (3.28%) Hudson
8 2 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.64%) Bugzilla
9 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.64%) Gradle
9 1 (1.64%) JUnit
General
1 28 (45.90%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Telecoms
3 5 (8.20%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.28%) Banking
4 2 (3.28%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (52.46%) Developer
2 13 (21.31%) Erlang Developer
2 13 (21.31%) Oracle Developer
3 12 (19.67%) Java Developer
4 9 (14.75%) Architect
4 9 (14.75%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Technical Architect
6 6 (9.84%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Platform Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Python Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Apache Spark Developer
9 2 (3.28%) AWS Developer
9 2 (3.28%) C++ Developer
9 2 (3.28%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Hadoop Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Python Software Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Scala Developer
10 1 (1.64%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) Spring
2 12 (19.67%) Hibernate
3 11 (18.03%) REST
4 10 (16.39%) Ext JS
4 10 (16.39%) Java EE
4 10 (16.39%) JMS
4 10 (16.39%) SOAP
4 10 (16.39%) Web Services
5 9 (14.75%) CSS
5 9 (14.75%) Ruby on Rails
6 8 (13.11%) .NET
6 8 (13.11%) Kafka
6 8 (13.11%) Sass
7 6 (9.84%) MCollective
7 6 (9.84%) Sensu
8 4 (6.56%) Twisted
9 3 (4.92%) AngularJS
9 3 (4.92%) EJB
9 3 (4.92%) Middleware
9 3 (4.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Augmented Reality
1 9 (14.75%) Digital Media
2 7 (11.48%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.84%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Fintech
4 1 (1.64%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.64%) Physics
4 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.31%) Linux
2 11 (18.03%) Unix
3 6 (9.84%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (60.66%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.15%) Mentoring
3 16 (26.23%) SDLC
4 13 (21.31%) Scrum
5 12 (19.67%) MVC
6 11 (18.03%) Multithreading
6 11 (18.03%) OO
6 11 (18.03%) OOA/OOD
6 11 (18.03%) UML
7 10 (16.39%) Concurrent Programming
7 10 (16.39%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (16.39%) TDD
8 8 (13.11%) Functional Programming
9 6 (9.84%) Configuration Management
9 6 (9.84%) DevOps
9 6 (9.84%) Refactoring
10 5 (8.20%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (8.20%) Line Management
11 4 (6.56%) Analytics
11 4 (6.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (67.21%) Java
2 34 (55.74%) Python
3 21 (34.43%) JavaScript
4 17 (27.87%) C++
5 16 (26.23%) Go
5 16 (26.23%) SQL
6 15 (24.59%) Ruby
7 11 (18.03%) C
8 10 (16.39%) PL/SQL
8 10 (16.39%) Scala
9 9 (14.75%) R
10 8 (13.11%) Clojure
11 3 (4.92%) C#
11 3 (4.92%) SystemTap
12 2 (3.28%) CoffeeScript
12 2 (3.28%) Elixir
12 2 (3.28%) F#
13 1 (1.64%) Haskell
13 1 (1.64%) PHP
13 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Degree
2 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
2 6 (9.84%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) PCI DSS
1 10 (16.39%) SLA
2 3 (4.92%) FedRAMP
3 1 (1.64%) QA
3 1 (1.64%) SEPA
System Software
1 23 (37.70%) Docker
2 6 (9.84%) Ceph
2 6 (9.84%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 14 (22.95%) Puppet
2 8 (13.11%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (9.84%) Ansible
3 6 (9.84%) Graphite
3 6 (9.84%) HAProxy
3 6 (9.84%) Kubernetes
3 6 (9.84%) logstash
Vendors
1 20 (32.79%) Oracle
2 10 (16.39%) Atlassian
2 10 (16.39%) IBM
3 3 (4.92%) BEA
3 3 (4.92%) Intel
4 2 (3.28%) Google
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