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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Erlang
Rank 631 618 577
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -41
Contract jobs citing Erlang 12 28 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.049% 0.049%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.057% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 16
Median daily rate £475 £700 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% +128.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £469 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £728 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate - £475 £265
% change year-on-year
- +79.24%
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
21223 21567 19716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 39.22% 37.87% 37.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 14522 14498 12656
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 448 437 401
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £18.19 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.17 £57.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

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 24 July 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 4 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 24 July 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 -31 12 £475 -32.14% 15
London -14 11 £475 -32.14% 8
City of London +48 3 £475 -35.59%
Westminster - 3 £475 -

Erlang
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 29 (70.73%) Java
2 27 (65.85%) Python
3 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (60.98%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (60.98%) Go
4 24 (58.54%) Docker
5 20 (48.78%) Ruby
6 19 (46.34%) Puppet
7 18 (43.90%) Git (software)
8 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
8 17 (41.46%) SQL
9 16 (39.02%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (34.15%) Scala
10 14 (34.15%) NoSQL
10 14 (34.15%) Linux
10 14 (34.15%) Mentoring
11 13 (31.71%) Jenkins
11 13 (31.71%) Finance
12 12 (29.27%) CSS
12 12 (29.27%) GitHub
12 12 (29.27%) GitLab
13 11 (26.83%) Graphite
13 11 (26.83%) CoreOS
13 11 (26.83%) Apache Spark
13 11 (26.83%) GlusterFS
13 11 (26.83%) Kubernetes
13 11 (26.83%) etcd
13 11 (26.83%) flannel
13 11 (26.83%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 11 (26.83%) Network Intrusion Detection System

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 (26.83%) Apache Spark
1 11 (26.83%) nginx
2 9 (21.95%) Cloud Foundry
3 8 (19.51%) OpenStack
4 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
5 3 (7.32%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.44%) Apache
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Pig
6 1 (2.44%) ejabberd
Cloud Services
1 25 (60.98%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (29.27%) GitHub
3 8 (19.51%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (12.20%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (9.76%) PaaS
6 2 (4.88%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) LDAP
2 1 (2.44%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) NoSQL
2 9 (21.95%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (19.51%) Datomic
3 8 (19.51%) Neo4j
3 8 (19.51%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (12.20%) Big Data
5 3 (7.32%) Apache Hive
5 3 (7.32%) Hadoop
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.44%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.44%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Git (software)
2 13 (31.71%) Jenkins
3 12 (29.27%) GitLab
4 11 (26.83%) Artifactory
5 6 (14.63%) Subversion
6 5 (12.20%) Vagrant
7 4 (9.76%) Gradle
7 4 (9.76%) JUnit
7 4 (9.76%) Maven
8 3 (7.32%) Checkstyle
8 3 (7.32%) FindBugs
8 3 (7.32%) Geb
8 3 (7.32%) Hudson
8 3 (7.32%) JIRA
8 3 (7.32%) Spock
9 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
10 1 (2.44%) Mercurial
General
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.88%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) Architect
4 7 (17.07%) Technical Architect
5 6 (14.63%) Erlang Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Lead DevOps
5 6 (14.63%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Java Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Oracle Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Python Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Apache Spark Developer
8 3 (7.32%) AWS Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Hadoop Developer
8 3 (7.32%) PHP Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Scala Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
10 1 (2.44%) .NET Developer
10 1 (2.44%) C# Developer
10 1 (2.44%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) CSS
2 11 (26.83%) Node.js
2 11 (26.83%) Sensu
3 9 (21.95%) .NET
3 9 (21.95%) Kafka
3 9 (21.95%) MCollective
3 9 (21.95%) Ruby on Rails
4 8 (19.51%) Sass
5 7 (17.07%) REST
6 6 (14.63%) SOAP
7 4 (9.76%) HTML
7 4 (9.76%) HTML5
7 4 (9.76%) RESTful
7 4 (9.76%) Spring
8 3 (7.32%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (7.32%) CSS3
8 3 (7.32%) Ext JS
8 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
8 3 (7.32%) Java EE
8 3 (7.32%) JRuby
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Computer Science
1 8 (19.51%) Performance Metrics
2 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.32%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (4.88%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.44%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.44%) Physics
5 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (34.15%) Linux
2 11 (26.83%) CoreOS
3 4 (9.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (39.02%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (34.15%) Mentoring
4 11 (26.83%) Configuration Management
4 11 (26.83%) DevOps
4 11 (26.83%) Scrum
5 10 (24.39%) Functional Programming
6 8 (19.51%) Refactoring
6 8 (19.51%) SDLC
7 7 (17.07%) MVC
8 5 (12.20%) Analytics
8 5 (12.20%) Open Source
8 5 (12.20%) TDD
9 4 (9.76%) BDD
10 3 (7.32%) Data Modelling
10 3 (7.32%) Multithreading
10 3 (7.32%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (7.32%) Project Management
10 3 (7.32%) UML
10 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) Java
2 27 (65.85%) Python
3 25 (60.98%) Go
4 20 (48.78%) Ruby
5 17 (41.46%) JavaScript
5 17 (41.46%) SQL
6 14 (34.15%) Scala
7 11 (26.83%) Clojure
8 4 (9.76%) C++
8 4 (9.76%) PHP
9 3 (7.32%) Groovy
9 3 (7.32%) Jython
9 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
10 2 (4.88%) C
10 2 (4.88%) C#
10 2 (4.88%) CoffeeScript
10 2 (4.88%) F#
10 2 (4.88%) R
11 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
11 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) Degree
1 9 (21.95%) SC Cleared
1 9 (21.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) PCI DSS
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) SEPA
System Software
1 24 (58.54%) Docker
2 11 (26.83%) Ceph
2 11 (26.83%) etcd
2 11 (26.83%) flannel
2 11 (26.83%) GlusterFS
3 2 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 19 (46.34%) Puppet
2 11 (26.83%) Ansible
2 11 (26.83%) Graphite
2 11 (26.83%) HAProxy
2 11 (26.83%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 11 (26.83%) Kubernetes
2 11 (26.83%) logstash
2 11 (26.83%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 11 (26.83%) rkt
3 8 (19.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) Atlassian
2 3 (7.32%) IBM
3 2 (4.88%) Google
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Oliver Bernard
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