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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Machine Learning
Rank 32 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.05% 0.47% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 0.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £330 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £520 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.65% +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £65.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £65.00 -
% change year-on-year
-60.00% -
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
229 351 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.42% 82.39% 75.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 234 160
Median daily rate £400 £390 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £539 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 17 18
Median hourly rate £34.50 £45.00 £41.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.33% +7.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £17.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £65.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Machine Learning across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Machine Learning Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 December 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 3 (37.50%) Natural Language Processing
1 3 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
1 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
1 3 (37.50%) Signal Processing
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
1 3 (37.50%) C
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
2 2 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) XPath
2 2 (25.00%) Ontologies
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) RDF
2 2 (25.00%) XQuery
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) XSD

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 2 (25.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Mining
1 3 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) Triplestore
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
3 1 (12.50%) Power BI
3 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Audio Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Audio Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Python Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Data Scientist
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Process Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) JSON
2 2 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) XSD
3 1 (12.50%) NumPy
3 1 (12.50%) scikit-learn
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Ontologies
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Neural Network
3 1 (12.50%) Statistics
3 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Signal Processing
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) RDF
2 2 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Content Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (12.50%) Deep Learning
3 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Discovery
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
1 3 (37.50%) C
1 3 (37.50%) Embedded C
1 3 (37.50%) Java
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) XPath
2 2 (25.00%) XQuery
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Kibana