The table below looks at the statistics for Natural Language Processing 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 Natural Language Processing over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Natural Language Processing
Rank - - 191
Contract jobs citing Natural Language Processing 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.070%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £510 £520
% change year-on-year
-11.76% -1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Natural Language Processing
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1218 1781 1684
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.65% 30.06% 29.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1041 1455 1266
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 9
Median hourly rate £20.00 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.45% -46.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

Natural Language Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Natural Language Processing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Natural Language Processing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Natural Language Processing
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 Natural Language Processing across the City of London region.

Natural Language Processing Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Natural Language Processing
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Natural Language Processing 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 Natural Language Processing.

1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Bulgarian Language
1 1 (50.00%) Estonian Language
1 1 (50.00%) Latvian Language
1 1 (50.00%) Lithuanian Language
1 1 (50.00%) Romanian Language
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (50.00%) Regular Expression
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) OCR
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping

Natural Language Processing
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (50.00%) Bulgarian Language
1 1 (50.00%) Estonian Language
1 1 (50.00%) Latvian Language
1 1 (50.00%) Lithuanian Language
1 1 (50.00%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Data Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) OCR
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality