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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Erlang
UK
Rank 591 599 600
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing Erlang 6 30 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.058% 0.021%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.033% 0.15% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 22 7
Median daily rate £550 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £344 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £500 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate - £379 £263
% change year-on-year
- +44.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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
18249 19912 19696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.76% 38.33% 37.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 12587 13528 12927
Median daily rate £430 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.99% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 488 419
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.63 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £50.27 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +11.11%

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 26 February 2017.

Erlang Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Erlang
Top 2 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 26 February 2017. 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 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 +4 6 £550 +22.22% 14
London +1 6 £550 +18.91% 8

Erlang
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 8 (44.44%) Java
1 8 (44.44%) Python
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (38.89%) Go
3 6 (33.33%) Docker
3 6 (33.33%) DevOps
3 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 5 (27.78%) Scala
4 5 (27.78%) Ruby
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 5 (27.78%) .NET
4 5 (27.78%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (27.78%) Node.js
5 4 (22.22%) PaaS
5 4 (22.22%) Open Source
5 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
5 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
5 4 (22.22%) Microservices
5 4 (22.22%) Algorithms
5 4 (22.22%) Elixir
5 4 (22.22%) SOA
5 4 (22.22%) SOAP
5 4 (22.22%) TDD
6 3 (16.67%) Spring
6 3 (16.67%) Marketing
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 3 (16.67%) Java EE
6 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS

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 3 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.56%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) PaaS
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.56%) AWS OpsWorks
3 1 (5.56%) GitHub
3 1 (5.56%) Slack
3 1 (5.56%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) AMQP
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) Big Data
2 2 (11.11%) Redis
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.56%) Blockchain
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) Neo4j
3 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) Riak
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) Bitbucket
3 2 (11.11%) Maven
3 2 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (5.56%) Geb
4 1 (5.56%) Gradle
4 1 (5.56%) JUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Spock
4 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Cloud Developer
2 3 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Erlang Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Python Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Ruby Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Search Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
1 5 (27.78%) Node.js
1 5 (27.78%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 4 (22.22%) SOAP
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 3 (16.67%) Hystrix
3 3 (16.67%) Java EE
3 3 (16.67%) RESTful
3 3 (16.67%) Spring
3 3 (16.67%) Spring Boot
4 2 (11.11%) React
4 2 (11.11%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.56%) CSS
5 1 (5.56%) Django
5 1 (5.56%) HTML
5 1 (5.56%) JRuby
5 1 (5.56%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Algorithms
2 3 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Native
3 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) Credit Risk
3 2 (11.11%) Fintech
3 2 (11.11%) Taxonomies
4 1 (5.56%) Bitcoin
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
4 1 (5.56%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (5.56%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (38.89%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (33.33%) DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) Microservices
3 4 (22.22%) Open Source
3 4 (22.22%) SOA
3 4 (22.22%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Distributed Algorithms
4 3 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
4 3 (16.67%) Functional Programming
4 3 (16.67%) Software Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) The Twelve-Factor App
5 2 (11.11%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
5 2 (11.11%) High Availability
5 2 (11.11%) Load Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Release Management
5 2 (11.11%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) Java
1 8 (44.44%) Python
2 7 (38.89%) Go
3 5 (27.78%) Ruby
3 5 (27.78%) Scala
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 4 (22.22%) Elixir
5 3 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 3 (16.67%) C#
5 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (16.67%) PHP
6 2 (11.11%) Clojure
6 2 (11.11%) Haskell
6 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 1 (5.56%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (5.56%) Groovy
7 1 (5.56%) Jython
7 1 (5.56%) Kotlin
7 1 (5.56%) Lisp
7 1 (5.56%) OCaml
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Ansible
1 2 (11.11%) Mesos
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Google
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft