The table below looks at the statistics for Machine Learning skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Machine Learning over the 3 months to 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Machine Learning
England / East of England
Rank 121 112 128
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 4 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.37% 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.47% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £625 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £620 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.25% +87.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1788 1922 2018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 82.43% 79.82% 77.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1081 1145 1222
Median daily rate £426 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 155 147
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +53.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £56.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Machine Learning
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 East of England

Machine Learning
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Machine Learning Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Machine Learning
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Machine Learning across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

Machine Learning Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Machine Learning
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Machine Learning across the East of England region.

Machine Learning Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Machine Learning
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -2 3 £625 - 3
Cambridgeshire +3 1 £525 - 21
Machine Learning
England

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 March 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 East of England region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 10 (66.67%) Python
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) MATLAB
3 7 (46.67%) Algorithms
4 6 (40.00%) Data Mining
4 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (40.00%) Statistics
4 6 (40.00%) Mathematics
5 5 (33.33%) Physics
5 5 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 5 (33.33%) NumPy
5 5 (33.33%) Apache Hive
5 5 (33.33%) R
6 4 (26.67%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (26.67%) Big Data
6 4 (26.67%) Kibana
6 4 (26.67%) scikit-learn
6 4 (26.67%) Power BI
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
6 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
7 3 (20.00%) Unix
7 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (20.00%) C
7 3 (20.00%) Embedded C
7 3 (20.00%) Information Management

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (20.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) GlassFish
2 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Weka
2 1 (6.67%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 5 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 5 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (26.67%) Big Data
3 4 (26.67%) Power BI
4 3 (20.00%) Mahout
4 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
6 1 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (6.67%) HBase
6 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (6.67%) Triplestore
General
1 2 (13.33%) Front Office
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Data Scientist
2 3 (20.00%) Audio Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Audio Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Python Software Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Python Developer
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) NumPy
2 4 (26.67%) scikit-learn
3 3 (20.00%) D3.js
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) JSON
4 1 (6.67%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) RESTful
4 1 (6.67%) SciPy
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Algorithms
2 3 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (6.67%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 6 (40.00%) Statistics
2 5 (33.33%) Physics
2 5 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
4 3 (20.00%) Information Management
4 3 (20.00%) Signal Processing
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Bayesian Methods
5 2 (13.33%) Mathematical Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) Monte Carlo Method
5 2 (13.33%) Predictive Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) Business Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) MapReduce
6 1 (6.67%) Microservices
6 1 (6.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Python
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 7 (46.67%) MATLAB
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) R
5 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (20.00%) C
5 3 (20.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (6.67%) Scala
6 1 (6.67%) XPath
6 1 (6.67%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) SAP
1 1 (6.67%) Teradata
1 1 (6.67%) Vertica