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 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Machine Learning
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 36 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 1 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.32% 1.86% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 2.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £570 £610 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.55% +84.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -

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
249 316 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 79.05% 84.04% 79.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 197 154
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 26 16
Median hourly rate £36.75 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £29.00 £26.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £60.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.88 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.31% +45.45%

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 20 February 2017, 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 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Python
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 3 (42.86%) Signal Processing
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (42.86%) Data Mining
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
3 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 1 (14.29%) Vertica
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data
4 1 (14.29%) R
4 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (14.29%) MapReduce
4 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) NumPy

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 (14.29%) Apache Spark
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
1 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Mining
2 2 (28.57%) Apache Hive
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Power BI
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) Triplestore
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Audio Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Audio Software Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) C Software Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Embedded C Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Embedded C Software Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Embedded Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Machine Learning Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Python Software Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Data Scientist
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (14.29%) NumPy
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
1 1 (14.29%) scikit-learn
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Signal Processing
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) MapReduce
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) Ontologies
4 1 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) RDF
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Statistics
4 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Bash Shell
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) Embedded C
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 1 (14.29%) R
4 1 (14.29%) Scala
4 1 (14.29%) XPath
4 1 (14.29%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Vertica