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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Machine Learning over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Machine Learning
Rank 465 522 534
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +12
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 115 58 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.13% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 45 19
Average daily rate £550 £500 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £350 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £696 £598 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £563 £330 £400
% change year-on-year
+70.45% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
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
38364 35865 34140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.30% 77.81% 77.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 25447 23262 21094
Average daily rate £425 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.98%
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 average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 964 1067
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Machine Learning
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Machine Learning across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Machine Learning across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Machine Learning Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Machine Learning
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +15 71 £550 +10.00% 82
South East +21 21 £520 - 10
East of England +7 8 - - 7
South West +8 6 £575 +76.92%
Yorkshire -6 6 £663 +100.75% 3
North West -16 2 £560 - 8
North East - 2 £700 - 1
Machine Learning
UK

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Machine Learning 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 Machine Learning.

1 134 (59.56%) Python
2 120 (53.33%) Analytics
3 111 (49.33%) Java
4 109 (48.44%) Hadoop
5 106 (47.11%) Big Data
6 89 (39.56%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (37.78%) Algorithms
8 81 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
8 81 (36.00%) Data Analytics
9 75 (33.33%) MongoDB
10 67 (29.78%) NoSQL
11 65 (28.89%) R
12 62 (27.56%) JavaScript
13 61 (27.11%) Data Analysis
13 61 (27.11%) Degree
14 56 (24.89%) Amazon AWS
15 51 (22.67%) AngularJS
16 49 (21.78%) Node.js
17 48 (21.33%) Apache Spark
18 46 (20.44%) Apache Hive
19 45 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
20 42 (18.67%) SQL
21 40 (17.78%) Data Modelling
22 39 (17.33%) Linux
23 38 (16.89%) Content Enrichment
24 37 (16.44%) Waterfall
24 37 (16.44%) Content Management
25 36 (16.00%) Zachman Framework
25 36 (16.00%) TOGAF
25 36 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Machine Learning 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 Machine Learning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 49 (21.78%) Node.js
2 48 (21.33%) Apache Spark
3 28 (12.44%) WebLogic
3 28 (12.44%) WebSphere
4 25 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
5 23 (10.22%) Apache Pig
6 16 (7.11%) SAS
7 9 (4.00%) Apache
8 6 (2.67%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.44%) DNN
9 1 (0.44%) Kinematics
Applications
1 9 (4.00%) SPSS
2 4 (1.78%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.33%) CPLEX
3 3 (1.33%) Weka
4 1 (0.44%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.44%) MS Office
4 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.44%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 56 (24.89%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (14.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (11.56%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (5.78%) IaaS
5 8 (3.56%) Amazon S3
6 6 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (2.22%) Google Analytics
7 5 (2.22%) SaaS
8 4 (1.78%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.44%) GitHub
9 1 (0.44%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 14 (6.22%) Internet
2 4 (1.78%) DNS
2 4 (1.78%) SNA
3 3 (1.33%) Firewall
3 3 (1.33%) HTTP
3 3 (1.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.33%) VPN
4 2 (0.89%) Wireless
5 1 (0.44%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.44%) Skype
5 1 (0.44%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (48.44%) Hadoop
2 106 (47.11%) Big Data
3 75 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 67 (29.78%) NoSQL
5 46 (20.44%) Apache Hive
6 32 (14.22%) Data Mining
7 31 (13.78%) Apache Cassandra
8 21 (9.33%) HBase
9 17 (7.56%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (5.78%) Text Mining
11 10 (4.44%) MySQL
12 9 (4.00%) QlikView
12 9 (4.00%) Relational Database
13 8 (3.56%) CouchDB
13 8 (3.56%) Sqoop
14 7 (3.11%) Redis
15 6 (2.67%) Impala
16 5 (2.22%) Pentaho
17 4 (1.78%) Spark SQL
18 3 (1.33%) HPCC
Development Applications
1 30 (13.33%) Selenium
2 10 (4.44%) Subversion
3 9 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 9 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.56%) Hudson
4 8 (3.56%) JProfiler
4 8 (3.56%) JUnit
5 6 (2.67%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.78%) Vagrant
7 3 (1.33%) Grunt
7 3 (1.33%) gulp
7 3 (1.33%) Protractor
7 3 (1.33%) Redmine
7 3 (1.33%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.89%) Maven
9 1 (0.44%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.44%) ClearCase
9 1 (0.44%) GCC
9 1 (0.44%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.44%) Rational DOORS
General
1 36 (16.00%) Finance
2 30 (13.33%) Publishing
3 16 (7.11%) Retail
4 13 (5.78%) Banking
4 13 (5.78%) Marketing
5 7 (3.11%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.78%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.78%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.33%) Electronics
7 3 (1.33%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.33%) Online Betting
8 1 (0.44%) Avionics
8 1 (0.44%) Front Office
8 1 (0.44%) Games
8 1 (0.44%) Local Government
8 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (29.33%) Developer
2 54 (24.00%) Architect
3 42 (18.67%) Data Scientist
4 39 (17.33%) Solutions Architect
5 27 (12.00%) Java Developer
6 26 (11.56%) Data Architect
7 25 (11.11%) Big Data Architect
8 18 (8.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 17 (7.56%) Agile Developer
10 16 (7.11%) Agile Java Developer
10 16 (7.11%) JavaScript Developer
11 15 (6.67%) Python Developer
12 13 (5.78%) AWS Architect
13 12 (5.33%) Big Data Engineer
13 12 (5.33%) Machine Learning Scientist
13 12 (5.33%) Software Engineer
14 11 (4.89%) Machine Learning Engineer
15 10 (4.44%) Senior Developer
16 9 (4.00%) Analyst
16 9 (4.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (22.67%) AngularJS
2 45 (20.00%) Natural Language Processing
3 28 (12.44%) J2EE
4 23 (10.22%) HTML
5 21 (9.33%) .NET
6 20 (8.89%) Web Services
7 19 (8.44%) D3.js
8 17 (7.56%) CSS
8 17 (7.56%) HTML5
9 16 (7.11%) Spring
10 15 (6.67%) jQuery
10 15 (6.67%) RESTful
10 15 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (5.33%) SOAP
11 12 (5.33%) Spring Boot
12 11 (4.89%) scikit-learn
13 10 (4.44%) Kafka
13 10 (4.44%) Pandas
14 9 (4.00%) Django
15 8 (3.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 85 (37.78%) Algorithms
2 81 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (15.11%) Computer Science
4 32 (14.22%) Visualisation
5 24 (10.67%) Statistics
6 23 (10.22%) Mathematics
7 9 (4.00%) Artificial Intelligence
7 9 (4.00%) Mobile App
8 8 (3.56%) Client/Server
8 8 (3.56%) Ontologies
9 7 (3.11%) Management Information System
10 6 (2.67%) Neural Network
10 6 (2.67%) Physics
10 6 (2.67%) Social Network
11 5 (2.22%) Animation
12 4 (1.78%) Applied Mathematics
12 4 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.78%) User Experience
13 3 (1.33%) Data Centre
13 3 (1.33%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 39 (17.33%) Linux
2 24 (10.67%) Unix
3 4 (1.78%) Windows
4 3 (1.33%) Android
4 3 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (53.33%) Analytics
2 89 (39.56%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (36.00%) Data Analytics
4 61 (27.11%) Data Analysis
5 40 (17.78%) Data Modelling
6 38 (16.89%) Content Enrichment
7 37 (16.44%) Content Management
7 37 (16.44%) Waterfall
8 36 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 36 (16.00%) TOGAF
8 36 (16.00%) Zachman Framework
9 34 (15.11%) Software Engineering
10 28 (12.44%) Open Source
11 27 (12.00%) Mentoring
12 19 (8.44%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (7.11%) Predictive Analytics
15 14 (6.22%) Data Visualisation
15 14 (6.22%) Predictive Modelling
16 13 (5.78%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 134 (59.56%) Python
2 111 (49.33%) Java
3 65 (28.89%) R
4 62 (27.56%) JavaScript
5 42 (18.67%) SQL
6 34 (15.11%) C++
6 34 (15.11%) Scala
7 17 (7.56%) MATLAB
8 14 (6.22%) C
9 10 (4.44%) C#
10 9 (4.00%) SPARQL
11 7 (3.11%) Embedded C
12 6 (2.67%) Perl
12 6 (2.67%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.22%) CoffeeScript
14 4 (1.78%) PHP
15 3 (1.33%) Haskell
15 3 (1.33%) Ruby
16 2 (0.89%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.89%) F#
Qualifications
1 61 (27.11%) Degree
2 21 (9.33%) PhD
3 9 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.78%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.89%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.44%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.78%) QA
2 5 (2.22%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.44%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (3.11%) Apache Flume
1 7 (3.11%) Docker
2 5 (2.22%) HDFS
3 3 (1.33%) GridGain
4 1 (0.44%) Cygwin
4 1 (0.44%) Snort
4 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (10.22%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (5.33%) StatsD
3 9 (4.00%) Puppet
4 3 (1.33%) Hadoop YARN
4 3 (1.33%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.89%) Oozie
6 1 (0.44%) Ansible
6 1 (0.44%) Nagios
6 1 (0.44%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 22 (9.78%) Tableau
2 15 (6.67%) Oracle
3 14 (6.22%) Teradata
4 13 (5.78%) Microsoft
5 12 (5.33%) Apigee
5 12 (5.33%) Citrix
5 12 (5.33%) Mashery
6 7 (3.11%) Cloudera
6 7 (3.11%) Google
7 5 (2.22%) Alteryx
8 4 (1.78%) Palantir
9 3 (1.33%) ILOG
9 3 (1.33%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.33%) SAP
9 3 (1.33%) Twitter
10 2 (0.89%) Adobe
10 2 (0.89%) Hortonworks
11 1 (0.44%) Bloomberg
11 1 (0.44%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.44%) VMware
West London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Feltham, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £40 - £55 per hour
Posted: 5 hours ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
England
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £650 to £800 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
North London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Fusion Experience
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Rate: From £500 to £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Centrotec Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Churchill Frank International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
England
People Source Consulting
Rate: €50 - €75 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago
London
NIIT Technologies
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