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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Natural Language Processing
Rank - - 206
Contract jobs citing Natural Language Processing 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £520 -
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -
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
1172 1436 1760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.78% 31.55% 29.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 994 1199 1348
Median daily rate £450 £450 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 8
Median hourly rate £54.25 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.98% -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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