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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Machine Learning over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Machine Learning
Rank 46 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.26% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £650 £600 -
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 - -
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
311 273 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 79.54% 74.59% 78.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 181 164
Average daily rate £413 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 16 30
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.85 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Machine Learning
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Machine Learning across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Machine Learning 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 Machine Learning.

1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 7 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 7 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 7 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 7 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 7 (100.00%) Algorithms

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Machine Learning 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 Machine Learning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Audio DSP Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Audio Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Audio Software Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) C Software Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) DSP Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) DSP Software Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 7 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Digital Signal Processing
1 7 (100.00%) Signal Processing
1 7 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C
1 7 (100.00%) C++
1 7 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 7 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 7 (100.00%) Python