The table below looks at the statistics for Machine Learning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Machine Learning over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Machine Learning
Rank 43 58 50
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.56% 0.40% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.49% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £498 £575
% change year-on-year
-14.57% -13.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Machine Learning
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
305 407 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 85.20% 80.59% 74.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 297 225
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 14 23
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +63.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £15.77 £18.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Machine Learning
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Machine Learning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Machine Learning Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Machine Learning
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Machine Learning across the Cambridge region.

Machine Learning Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Machine Learning
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Machine Learning across the Cambridge region.

Machine Learning Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Machine Learning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Deep Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Triplestore
2 1 (33.33%) Docker
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Discovery
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) RDF
2 1 (33.33%) XQuery
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Neural Network
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) XPath
2 1 (33.33%) Ontologies
2 1 (33.33%) Degree

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Triplestore
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Audio DSP Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Audio Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Audio Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DSP Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DSP Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Process Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Neural Network
1 1 (33.33%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Deep Learning
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Signal Processing
1 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Discovery
1 1 (33.33%) RDF
1 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) XPath
2 1 (33.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker