The table below looks at the statistics for Machine Learning skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Machine Learning over the 3 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Machine Learning
London / City of London
Rank 131 148 174
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +26
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 25 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.86% 0.067% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 0.079% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 13
Median daily rate £500 £413 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £343 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £606 £483 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £520 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.36% +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-30.66% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2502 2533 4189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 85.98% 84.57% 81.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1978 1998 3290
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £318 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 34
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.80 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.96% +63.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.16 £18.79 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

Machine Learning
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

Machine Learning
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Machine Learning Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Machine Learning
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Machine Learning across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Machine Learning Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 City of London region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 26 (57.78%) Python
2 22 (48.89%) Apache Spark
3 21 (46.67%) Hadoop
4 20 (44.44%) Big Data
5 15 (33.33%) R
5 15 (33.33%) Algorithms
6 14 (31.11%) Computer Science
7 13 (28.89%) Analytics
8 12 (26.67%) Scala
8 12 (26.67%) Java
8 12 (26.67%) SQL
9 10 (22.22%) Marketing
10 9 (20.00%) Statistics
10 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (17.78%) Finance
12 7 (15.56%) Degree
12 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
13 6 (13.33%) Kafka
13 6 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (13.33%) DevOps
13 6 (13.33%) Apache Hive
13 6 (13.33%) Natural Language Processing
13 6 (13.33%) Django
14 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
14 5 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
14 5 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
14 5 (11.11%) Mathematics
14 5 (11.11%) Anomaly Detection
14 5 (11.11%) Data Transformation

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 22 (48.89%) Apache Spark
2 6 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (8.89%) nginx
4 2 (4.44%) Apache Pig
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SPSS
2 1 (2.22%) Weka
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.22%) Route 53
3 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) DNS
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) Hadoop
2 20 (44.44%) Big Data
3 6 (13.33%) Apache Hive
4 4 (8.89%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.89%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (6.67%) Data Mining
5 3 (6.67%) Text Mining
6 2 (4.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (4.44%) Data Lake
6 2 (4.44%) GIS
6 2 (4.44%) Neo4j
6 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.44%) Presto
6 2 (4.44%) QlikView
6 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.22%) Cloudera CDH
7 1 (2.22%) HBase
7 1 (2.22%) Impala
7 1 (2.22%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Bitbucket
1 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) Axure RP
General
1 10 (22.22%) Marketing
2 8 (17.78%) Finance
3 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.89%) Electronics
4 4 (8.89%) Manufacturing
5 3 (6.67%) Banking
6 1 (2.22%) Games
6 1 (2.22%) Multimedia
6 1 (2.22%) Polish Language
6 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Data Scientist
2 10 (22.22%) Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Architect
3 7 (15.56%) Data Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Data Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 3 (6.67%) Big Data Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Python Developer
7 2 (4.44%) AWS Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Big Data Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Hadoop Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Scala Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Data Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Data Scientist
8 1 (2.22%) Analytics Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Angular Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark Developer
8 1 (2.22%) MongoDB Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Solr Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) Django
1 6 (13.33%) Kafka
1 6 (13.33%) Natural Language Processing
2 5 (11.11%) Pandas
2 5 (11.11%) scikit-learn
2 5 (11.11%) TensorFlow
3 4 (8.89%) HTML
4 3 (6.67%) Flask
4 3 (6.67%) MLlib
4 3 (6.67%) Torch
4 3 (6.67%) Web Services
5 2 (4.44%) .NET
5 2 (4.44%) Akka
5 2 (4.44%) CSS
5 2 (4.44%) D3.js
5 2 (4.44%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.22%) HTML5
6 1 (2.22%) Node.js
6 1 (2.22%) NumPy
6 1 (2.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 14 (31.11%) Computer Science
3 9 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (20.00%) Statistics
4 5 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (11.11%) Mathematics
5 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.67%) Fintech
5 3 (6.67%) Neural Network
5 3 (6.67%) Visualisation
6 2 (4.44%) Physics
6 2 (4.44%) Social Media
6 2 (4.44%) User Experience
7 1 (2.22%) Animation
7 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
7 1 (2.22%) Economics
7 1 (2.22%) Motion Graphics
7 1 (2.22%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (2.22%) Social Gaming
7 1 (2.22%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.89%) Analytics
2 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.33%) DevOps
4 5 (11.11%) Anomaly Detection
4 5 (11.11%) Data Transformation
4 5 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (8.89%) Data Analysis
5 4 (8.89%) MapReduce
5 4 (8.89%) Programme Management
5 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.67%) Data Architecture
6 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.67%) ETL
6 3 (6.67%) OO
6 3 (6.67%) Open Source
6 3 (6.67%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) Python
2 15 (33.33%) R
3 12 (26.67%) Java
3 12 (26.67%) Scala
3 12 (26.67%) SQL
4 3 (6.67%) C++
4 3 (6.67%) MATLAB
5 2 (4.44%) Erlang
5 2 (4.44%) Go
5 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.22%) Lisp
6 1 (2.22%) Perl
6 1 (2.22%) Prolog
6 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Degree
2 3 (6.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Docker
2 1 (2.22%) Snort
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (2.22%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.22%) Nagios
2 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.22%) OSSEC
2 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) SAP
2 3 (6.67%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.44%) Tableau
4 1 (2.22%) Alteryx
4 1 (2.22%) Apple
4 1 (2.22%) Google
4 1 (2.22%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.22%) RapidMiner
4 1 (2.22%) Teradata
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