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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Machine Learning
Rank 155 180 199
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +19
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 18 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.11% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 0.13% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 10
Median daily rate £513 £575 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.86% -2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £470 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £586 £690 £785
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £520 -
% change year-on-year
-18.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £65.00 -
% change year-on-year
-68.46% -
Machine Learning
London

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
2995 3915 4737
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 87.55% 84.34% 80.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2390 3117 3565
Median daily rate £475 £474 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.31% +5.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £315 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 36 52
Median hourly rate £19.92 £21.25 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 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 City of London region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 10 (41.67%) Python
1 10 (41.67%) Apache Spark
2 9 (37.50%) Algorithms
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 7 (29.17%) Big Data
5 6 (25.00%) Analytics
5 6 (25.00%) Scala
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.83%) nginx
6 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
6 5 (20.83%) Django
6 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (16.67%) R
7 4 (16.67%) Data Transformation
7 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Marketing
7 4 (16.67%) HTML
7 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (16.67%) Finance
8 3 (12.50%) Java
8 3 (12.50%) CSS
8 3 (12.50%) Linux
8 3 (12.50%) OO
8 3 (12.50%) SOA
8 3 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 3 (12.50%) Atlassian
8 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
8 3 (12.50%) DevOps

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 10 (41.67%) Apache Spark
2 5 (20.83%) nginx
3 2 (8.33%) SAS
4 1 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 7 (29.17%) Big Data
3 3 (12.50%) Apache Hive
4 2 (8.33%) Data Lake
4 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (8.33%) Presto
5 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.17%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Bitbucket
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
1 4 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Data Scientist
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Architect
3 4 (16.67%) Data Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Python Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Data Scientist
5 2 (8.33%) Data Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Data Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Big Data Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Python/Django Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Data Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Django
2 4 (16.67%) HTML
3 3 (12.50%) CSS
3 3 (12.50%) Kafka
3 3 (12.50%) MLlib
3 3 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (12.50%) TensorFlow
4 2 (8.33%) Pandas
4 2 (8.33%) scikit-learn
5 1 (4.17%) Node.js
5 1 (4.17%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Algorithms
2 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (12.50%) Fintech
4 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (8.33%) Neural Network
4 2 (8.33%) Statistics
5 1 (4.17%) Economics
5 1 (4.17%) Physics
5 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (25.00%) Analytics
2 4 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 4 (16.67%) Data Transformation
3 3 (12.50%) DevOps
3 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
3 3 (12.50%) OO
3 3 (12.50%) SOA
3 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (8.33%) Data Architecture
4 2 (8.33%) Data Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) Data Security
4 2 (8.33%) Deep Learning
4 2 (8.33%) Linear Regression
4 2 (8.33%) Open Source
4 2 (8.33%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (4.17%) Change Management
5 1 (4.17%) Data Management
5 1 (4.17%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Python
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) Scala
4 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) R
5 3 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (8.33%) Erlang
6 2 (8.33%) Go
7 1 (4.17%) C#
7 1 (4.17%) Lisp
7 1 (4.17%) Perl
7 1 (4.17%) Prolog
7 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Atlassian
2 2 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (4.17%) Hortonworks
3 1 (4.17%) Teradata
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