The first table below looks at the demand for Natural Language Processing skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Natural Language Processing over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the City of London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Natural Language Processing
Rank 202 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Natural Language Processing 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.051% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £520 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1721 2113 2166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.18% 29.74% 27.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1279 1630 1683
Average daily rate £449 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.84% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 25 18
Average hourly rate £45.00 £41.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +22.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
Natural Language Processing
London

Natural Language Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Natural Language Processing across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Natural Language Processing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Natural Language Processing.

1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) R
2 2 (66.67%) MapReduce
2 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 2 (66.67%) Mahout
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) PhD
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) C++

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Natural Language Processing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Natural Language Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Mahout
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Statistics
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) R
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PhD
1 1 (33.33%) Degree