The table below looks at the statistics for Machine Learning skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Machine Learning over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Machine Learning
Rank 505 548 550
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +2
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 106 74 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.15% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.18% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 52 28
Median daily rate £475 £566 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.11% +7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £428 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £695 £608
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £544 £575
% change year-on-year
-21.83% -5.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £80.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Machine Learning
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40583 40631 38403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.50% 79.76% 78.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27251 26714 24507
Median daily rate £450 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 943 1080 1138
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Machine Learning
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 England

Machine Learning
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Machine Learning Daily Rate Trend in England

Machine Learning
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Machine Learning across the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Machine Learning Daily Rate Histogram in England

Machine Learning
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Machine Learning Hourly Rate Trend in England

Machine Learning
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 Machine Learning within the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 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 +42 67 £500 -12.66% 59
South West - 15 £425 - 5
South East +15 14 £450 -7.69% 13
East of England +14 4 - - 15
West Midlands - 3 £394 -
Yorkshire +8 1 - - 5
North West -26 1 £350 -46.15% 6
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Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 England region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 158 (63.20%) Python
2 140 (56.00%) Analytics
3 108 (43.20%) R
4 105 (42.00%) Big Data
5 86 (34.40%) Hadoop
6 77 (30.80%) Algorithms
7 76 (30.40%) Java
7 76 (30.40%) SQL
8 75 (30.00%) Apache Spark
8 75 (30.00%) Data Analytics
9 68 (27.20%) Analytical Skills
10 62 (24.80%) Finance
10 62 (24.80%) Degree
11 53 (21.20%) Visualisation
12 52 (20.80%) Apache Hive
13 49 (19.60%) PhD
14 48 (19.20%) Data Mining
14 48 (19.20%) C++
14 48 (19.20%) Computer Science
15 46 (18.40%) Software Engineering
15 46 (18.40%) Linux
16 44 (17.60%) Statistics
17 42 (16.80%) Scala
18 39 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
18 39 (15.60%) JavaScript
19 38 (15.20%) SAS
20 37 (14.80%) Business Intelligence
20 37 (14.80%) Data Analysis
21 35 (14.00%) NoSQL
22 32 (12.80%) MATLAB

Machine Learning
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 75 (30.00%) Apache Spark
2 38 (15.20%) SAS
3 24 (9.60%) Apache Pig
4 12 (4.80%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.80%) Apache
6 1 (0.40%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.40%) DNN
6 1 (0.40%) IPython
6 1 (0.40%) Kinematics
6 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (5.60%) SPSS
2 3 (1.20%) CPLEX
2 3 (1.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.20%) Weka
3 1 (0.40%) Doxygen
3 1 (0.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (1.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 24 (9.60%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (8.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (5.20%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (4.40%) IaaS
5 5 (2.00%) Azure Machine Learning
5 5 (2.00%) GitHub
6 4 (1.60%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.20%) Heroku
7 3 (1.20%) PaaS
8 2 (0.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.80%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.80%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.80%) Google Play
8 2 (0.80%) SaaS
9 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.40%) Internet
2 6 (2.40%) DNS
3 3 (1.20%) Firewall
3 3 (1.20%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.20%) VPN
3 3 (1.20%) Wireless
4 2 (0.80%) HTTP
4 2 (0.80%) Network Security
5 1 (0.40%) AMQP
5 1 (0.40%) MQTT
5 1 (0.40%) Skype
5 1 (0.40%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (42.00%) Big Data
2 86 (34.40%) Hadoop
3 52 (20.80%) Apache Hive
4 48 (19.20%) Data Mining
5 35 (14.00%) NoSQL
6 24 (9.60%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (8.00%) MongoDB
8 17 (6.80%) Apache Cassandra
9 14 (5.60%) MySQL
10 11 (4.40%) QlikView
11 10 (4.00%) Relational Database
11 10 (4.00%) Text Mining
12 9 (3.60%) HBase
13 8 (3.20%) Power BI
13 8 (3.20%) SQL Server
14 7 (2.80%) Azure SQL Database
14 7 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (2.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 5 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
17 4 (1.60%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 8 (3.20%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.60%) Maven
4 3 (1.20%) Ant
4 3 (1.20%) GoCD
4 3 (1.20%) SonarQube
5 1 (0.40%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.40%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.40%) GCC
5 1 (0.40%) Grunt
5 1 (0.40%) gulp
5 1 (0.40%) Protractor
5 1 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.40%) Redmine
5 1 (0.40%) Selenium
5 1 (0.40%) Subversion
5 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 62 (24.80%) Finance
2 22 (8.80%) Marketing
3 20 (8.00%) Banking
4 10 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.40%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.40%) Retail
6 5 (2.00%) Electronics
6 5 (2.00%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.20%) Advertising
7 3 (1.20%) Automotive
7 3 (1.20%) Online Betting
7 3 (1.20%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.80%) Games
8 2 (0.80%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 93 (37.20%) Data Scientist
2 60 (24.00%) Developer
3 25 (10.00%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 19 (7.60%) Architect
5 15 (6.00%) Software Engineer
6 12 (4.80%) Big Data Developer
7 11 (4.40%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 11 (4.40%) Python Developer
8 10 (4.00%) Analyst
8 10 (4.00%) Technical Architect
9 9 (3.60%) Big Data Architect
9 9 (3.60%) Data Architect
9 9 (3.60%) Data Engineer
10 8 (3.20%) Data Analyst
11 7 (2.80%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (2.80%) Senior Data Scientist
12 6 (2.40%) Big Data Engineer
12 6 (2.40%) Consultant
12 6 (2.40%) Hadoop Engineer
12 6 (2.40%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (9.60%) .NET
2 19 (7.60%) Pandas
3 17 (6.80%) AngularJS
4 15 (6.00%) Kafka
5 13 (5.20%) Django
5 13 (5.20%) Node.js
6 12 (4.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 11 (4.40%) HTML
7 11 (4.40%) Natural Language Processing
8 9 (3.60%) ELK Stack
8 9 (3.60%) NumPy
8 9 (3.60%) SciPy
9 8 (3.20%) .NET Framework
9 8 (3.20%) Flask
9 8 (3.20%) RESTful
9 8 (3.20%) scikit-learn
10 6 (2.40%) MLlib
10 6 (2.40%) REST
10 6 (2.40%) Web Services
11 5 (2.00%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 77 (30.80%) Algorithms
2 68 (27.20%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (21.20%) Visualisation
4 48 (19.20%) Computer Science
5 44 (17.60%) Statistics
6 23 (9.20%) Mathematics
7 18 (7.20%) Artificial Intelligence
8 12 (4.80%) Neural Network
9 9 (3.60%) Physics
9 9 (3.60%) User Experience
10 8 (3.20%) Mobile App
11 5 (2.00%) Applied Mathematics
11 5 (2.00%) Psychology
12 4 (1.60%) Management Information System
12 4 (1.60%) Smart Energy
13 3 (1.20%) CUDA
13 3 (1.20%) Data Centre
13 3 (1.20%) Hedge funds
13 3 (1.20%) NHS
14 2 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 46 (18.40%) Linux
2 17 (6.80%) Unix
3 6 (2.40%) Windows
4 5 (2.00%) Android
5 4 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (56.00%) Analytics
2 75 (30.00%) Data Analytics
3 46 (18.40%) Software Engineering
4 39 (15.60%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (14.80%) Business Intelligence
5 37 (14.80%) Data Analysis
6 28 (11.20%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (11.20%) DevOps
7 27 (10.80%) Predictive Analytics
8 24 (9.60%) Data Visualisation
9 22 (8.80%) Statistical Modelling
10 21 (8.40%) Open Source
11 19 (7.60%) Predictive Modelling
11 19 (7.60%) TDD
12 18 (7.20%) Statistical Analysis
13 15 (6.00%) E-Commerce
13 15 (6.00%) MapReduce
14 14 (5.60%) Big Data Analytics
15 11 (4.40%) Performance Monitoring
15 11 (4.40%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 158 (63.20%) Python
2 108 (43.20%) R
3 76 (30.40%) Java
3 76 (30.40%) SQL
4 48 (19.20%) C++
5 42 (16.80%) Scala
6 39 (15.60%) JavaScript
7 32 (12.80%) MATLAB
8 21 (8.40%) C#
9 11 (4.40%) C
10 6 (2.40%) PHP
10 6 (2.40%) Ruby
10 6 (2.40%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.00%) Clojure
12 4 (1.60%) Embedded C
12 4 (1.60%) Haskell
13 3 (1.20%) Perl
13 3 (1.20%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.20%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.20%) VBA
Qualifications
1 62 (24.80%) Degree
2 49 (19.60%) PhD
3 7 (2.80%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.40%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.40%) MCITP
5 1 (0.40%) MCTS
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.40%) PMP
5 1 (0.40%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.40%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.80%) Data Quality
1 2 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (0.80%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) WAI
System Software
1 9 (3.60%) Virtual Desktop
2 5 (2.00%) Docker
3 4 (1.60%) Apache Flume
4 3 (1.20%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.20%) GridGain
5 2 (0.80%) HDFS
5 2 (0.80%) Snort
6 1 (0.40%) Cygwin
6 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (7.20%) StatsD
2 16 (6.40%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (3.60%) Graphite
3 9 (3.60%) Kibana
3 9 (3.60%) logstash
4 6 (2.40%) Puppet
5 5 (2.00%) Kubernetes
5 5 (2.00%) Nagios
6 4 (1.60%) Ansible
6 4 (1.60%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (1.20%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.80%) Mesos
8 2 (0.80%) Oozie
8 2 (0.80%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 25 (10.00%) Tableau
2 16 (6.40%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.20%) Teradata
4 12 (4.80%) Oracle
5 9 (3.60%) Apigee
5 9 (3.60%) Citrix
5 9 (3.60%) Mashery
6 6 (2.40%) Google
6 6 (2.40%) SAP
7 5 (2.00%) Cloudera
8 4 (1.60%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.20%) FireEye
9 3 (1.20%) IBM
9 3 (1.20%) ILOG
9 3 (1.20%) New Relic
10 1 (0.40%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.40%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.40%) MapR
10 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.40%) Twitter
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