The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Artificial Intelligence in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Artificial Intelligence over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Rank 570 608 615
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +7
Contract jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 38 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.018% 0.008%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.053% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 3 3
Median daily rate £513 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £550 £350
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +57.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Artificial Intelligence
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14926 16967 16908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.64% 33.49% 32.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9680 10830 10856
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.94% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 536 723 714
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.51 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.51%

Artificial Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Artificial Intelligence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Artificial Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in England

Artificial Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Artificial Intelligence across the England region.

Artificial Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in England

Artificial Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence across the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Artificial Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in England

Artificial Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Artificial Intelligence across the England region.

Artificial Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in England

Artificial Intelligence
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence within the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
London +26 30 £550 - 40
South East +21 5 £425 -15.00% 1
East of England - 2 - - 7
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Artificial Intelligence
UK

Artificial Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 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 England region with a requirement for Artificial Intelligence.

1 45 (60.00%) Machine Learning
2 43 (57.33%) Python
3 32 (42.67%) Computer Science
4 29 (38.67%) Mathematics
5 28 (37.33%) R
6 27 (36.00%) Degree
7 23 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (29.33%) Statistics
8 22 (29.33%) Hadoop
8 22 (29.33%) Big Data
9 20 (26.67%) PhD
10 19 (25.33%) Apache Spark
11 18 (24.00%) Visualisation
11 18 (24.00%) Java
12 17 (22.67%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (22.67%) Deep Learning
13 15 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
13 15 (20.00%) JavaScript
13 15 (20.00%) Banking
14 14 (18.67%) Tableau
15 13 (17.33%) D3.js
15 13 (17.33%) Scala
15 13 (17.33%) Data Modelling
16 12 (16.00%) SQL
16 12 (16.00%) Statistical Analysis
16 12 (16.00%) NoSQL
17 11 (14.67%) AngularJS
17 11 (14.67%) Algorithms
17 11 (14.67%) Applied Mathematics
17 11 (14.67%) QlikView

Artificial Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in 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 19 (25.33%) Apache Spark
2 5 (6.67%) Apache Pig
3 3 (4.00%) nginx
3 3 (4.00%) SAS
4 1 (1.33%) Drupal
4 1 (1.33%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) SPSS
2 2 (2.67%) Chatbot
3 1 (1.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.67%) GitHub
2 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (29.33%) Big Data
1 22 (29.33%) Hadoop
2 12 (16.00%) NoSQL
3 11 (14.67%) QlikView
4 10 (13.33%) Data Mining
4 10 (13.33%) Spotfire
5 9 (12.00%) MongoDB
6 7 (9.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (9.33%) Apache Hive
6 7 (9.33%) Relational Database
7 6 (8.00%) Neo4j
7 6 (8.00%) RDBMS
8 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
9 2 (2.67%) HBase
10 1 (1.33%) Datomic
10 1 (1.33%) Impala
10 1 (1.33%) Mahout
10 1 (1.33%) Power BI
10 1 (1.33%) SAP HANA
10 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.67%) JIRA
3 1 (1.33%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.33%) CircleCI
3 1 (1.33%) Codeship
3 1 (1.33%) NUnit
General
1 15 (20.00%) Banking
2 10 (13.33%) Finance
3 8 (10.67%) Investment Banking
4 7 (9.33%) Games
4 7 (9.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.00%) Marketing
6 1 (1.33%) Advertising
6 1 (1.33%) Front Office
6 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (56.00%) Developer
2 20 (26.67%) Data Scientist
3 15 (20.00%) Python Developer
4 13 (17.33%) Senior Developer
5 11 (14.67%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 7 (9.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (9.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 7 (9.33%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.00%) Consultant
8 4 (5.33%) Machine Learning Consultant
8 4 (5.33%) Machine Learning Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Python Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Big Data Consultant
9 2 (2.67%) Data Consultant
9 2 (2.67%) Django Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Python/Django Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Senior UI/UX Developer
9 2 (2.67%) Senior UX Developer
9 2 (2.67%) UI/UX Developer
9 2 (2.67%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 13 (17.33%) D3.js
3 11 (14.67%) AngularJS
4 10 (13.33%) Django
5 9 (12.00%) React
5 9 (12.00%) scikit-learn
6 8 (10.67%) Backbone.js
6 8 (10.67%) Node.js
6 8 (10.67%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (9.33%) Pandas
8 6 (8.00%) CSS
8 6 (8.00%) HTML
9 5 (6.67%) .NET
9 5 (6.67%) Flask
9 5 (6.67%) NumPy
10 4 (5.33%) Keras
10 4 (5.33%) Theano
10 4 (5.33%) Torch
10 4 (5.33%) XGBoost
11 3 (4.00%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 32 (42.67%) Computer Science
2 29 (38.67%) Mathematics
3 22 (29.33%) Statistics
4 18 (24.00%) Visualisation
5 11 (14.67%) Algorithms
5 11 (14.67%) Applied Mathematics
6 7 (9.33%) Spread Betting
7 4 (5.33%) Ontologies
7 4 (5.33%) User Experience
8 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (4.00%) Neural Network
9 2 (2.67%) BBC
9 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.67%) Physics
9 2 (2.67%) Social Media
10 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
10 1 (1.33%) Internet of Things
10 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
10 1 (1.33%) Smart Energy
10 1 (1.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.33%) Linux
1 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
1 1 (1.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (60.00%) Machine Learning
2 23 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (22.67%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (22.67%) Deep Learning
4 13 (17.33%) Data Modelling
5 12 (16.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 10 (13.33%) Prototyping
7 8 (10.67%) Analytics
7 8 (10.67%) Front End Development
7 8 (10.67%) Web Development
8 7 (9.33%) Data Engineering
9 6 (8.00%) Scrum
9 6 (8.00%) Software Engineering
9 6 (8.00%) TDD
10 5 (6.67%) Data Analysis
10 5 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
11 4 (5.33%) Microservices
11 4 (5.33%) Predictive Analytics
11 4 (5.33%) Predictive Modelling
11 4 (5.33%) Quantitative Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (57.33%) Python
2 28 (37.33%) R
3 18 (24.00%) Java
4 15 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (17.33%) Scala
6 12 (16.00%) SQL
7 5 (6.67%) C#
7 5 (6.67%) C++
8 4 (5.33%) Lisp
9 3 (4.00%) Perl
9 3 (4.00%) Prolog
10 2 (2.67%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.33%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.33%) Clojure
11 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.33%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.33%) PHP
11 1 (1.33%) Ruby
11 1 (1.33%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 27 (36.00%) Degree
2 20 (26.67%) PhD
3 2 (2.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Ansible
1 1 (1.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (18.67%) Tableau
2 3 (4.00%) Facebook
3 2 (2.67%) Apple
3 2 (2.67%) Blue Prism
4 1 (1.33%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.33%) SAP