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 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
Machine Learning
Rank 123 137 141
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +4
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 6 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.39% 0.034%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.49% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £300 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £498 £575
% change year-on-year
-14.57% -13.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Machine Learning
England

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
2019 2456 2253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 80.21% 79.00% 77.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1182 1513 1311
Median daily rate £425 £395 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 161 153
Median hourly rate £32.00 £32.50 £28.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +12.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £50.00 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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
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 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cambridgeshire +13 3 - - 10
Suffolk - 2 - -
Hertfordshire +11 1 £300 -
Machine Learning
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 East of England region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 7 (70.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) C
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) MATLAB
3 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (30.00%) Malware Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (30.00%) Signal Processing
4 3 (30.00%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (30.00%) Big Data
4 3 (30.00%) Big Data Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Data Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) FireEye
4 3 (30.00%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) J2EE
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) XML

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 2 (20.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) Kinematics
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Doxygen
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Big Data
2 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (20.00%) Triplestore
3 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (10.00%) GCC
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Avionics
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Audio DSP Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Audio Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Audio Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) DSP Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) DSP Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) DSP Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded C Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) JSON
2 2 (20.00%) REST
2 2 (20.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) XSD
3 1 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (10.00%) OpenCV
3 1 (10.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Ontologies
4 1 (10.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (10.00%) Mechatronics
4 1 (10.00%) Neural Network
4 1 (10.00%) Physics
4 1 (10.00%) Robotics
4 1 (10.00%) Statistics
4 1 (10.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (30.00%) Malware Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (30.00%) Signal Processing
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Signal Processing
3 2 (20.00%) RDF
4 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Discovery
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (10.00%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) SysML
4 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C++
2 6 (60.00%) C
2 6 (60.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (20.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) XPath
4 2 (20.00%) XQuery
5 1 (10.00%) ANSI C
5 1 (10.00%) Perl
5 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (10.00%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) FireEye
2 1 (10.00%) BT
2 1 (10.00%) Intel