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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Machine Learning
Rank 564 562 521
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -41
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 25 15 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.030% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.060% 0.039% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 43
Average daily rate
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£575 £538 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.97% +16.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £285 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £578 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £644 £575 £279
% change year-on-year
+11.95% +106.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.00
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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
41497 38505 36269
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 78.08% 76.52% 75.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27539 24264 22731
Average daily rate £425 £413 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 1078 1016
Average hourly rate £31.22 £23.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.73% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.30 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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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 11 £500 - 22
North West -27 5 £650 +13.04%
South East - 5 £520 - 2
Yorkshire - 3 £638 -
Machine Learning
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Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 71 (82.56%) Hadoop
2 68 (79.07%) Big Data
3 64 (74.42%) R
4 56 (65.12%) Python
5 54 (62.79%) Oracle
6 53 (61.63%) JavaScript
6 53 (61.63%) Amazon AWS
7 51 (59.30%) Visualisation
8 50 (58.14%) MongoDB
8 50 (58.14%) Data Warehouse
8 50 (58.14%) Teradata
8 50 (58.14%) Opscode Chef
9 49 (56.98%) StatsD
10 48 (55.81%) IaaS
10 48 (55.81%) Citrix
10 48 (55.81%) Apache Cassandra
10 48 (55.81%) Tableau
10 48 (55.81%) Cloud Computing
11 47 (54.65%) Apigee
11 47 (54.65%) Mashery
12 45 (52.33%) Java
13 40 (46.51%) Node.js
13 40 (46.51%) AngularJS
14 39 (45.35%) Agile Software Development
15 38 (44.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 32 (37.21%) .NET
17 23 (26.74%) UNIX
18 20 (23.26%) Linux
19 18 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
20 13 (15.12%) Data Analysis

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 40 (46.51%) Node.js
2 6 (6.98%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (5.81%) Apache Pig
4 3 (3.49%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.33%) SAS
5 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) SPSS
1 1 (1.16%) Simulink
1 1 (1.16%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 53 (61.63%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (55.81%) IaaS
2 48 (55.81%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (82.56%) Hadoop
2 68 (79.07%) Big Data
3 50 (58.14%) MongoDB
3 50 (58.14%) Data Warehouse
4 48 (55.81%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (11.63%) Apache Hive
6 5 (5.81%) MySQL
7 4 (4.65%) NoSQL
7 4 (4.65%) HBase
8 3 (3.49%) Text Mining
8 3 (3.49%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.33%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Eclipse
1 4 (4.65%) NetBeans
2 2 (2.33%) Subversion
2 2 (2.33%) Selenium
2 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (9.30%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.81%) Banking
2 5 (5.81%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.49%) Retail
3 3 (3.49%) Publishing
4 2 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (50.00%) Architect
2 36 (41.86%) Technical Architect
3 26 (30.23%) Digital Architect
4 24 (27.91%) Digital Technical Architect
5 19 (22.09%) Data Scientist
6 17 (19.77%) Senior Architect
7 16 (18.60%) Senior Technical Architect
8 12 (13.95%) Senior Digital Architect
9 11 (12.79%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
10 8 (9.30%) Developer
11 6 (6.98%) Consultant
12 5 (5.81%) Data Consultant
13 4 (4.65%) Big Data Consultant
13 4 (4.65%) Java Developer
14 3 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
15 2 (2.33%) Senior Manager
15 2 (2.33%) Senior Developer
15 2 (2.33%) Analyst
15 2 (2.33%) Software Developer
15 2 (2.33%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (46.51%) AngularJS
2 38 (44.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 32 (37.21%) .NET
4 11 (12.79%) .NET Framework
5 4 (4.65%) JavaFX
5 4 (4.65%) Swing
6 3 (3.49%) Matplotlib
6 3 (3.49%) Pandas
6 3 (3.49%) Spring Boot
6 3 (3.49%) NumPy
7 2 (2.33%) JFace
7 2 (2.33%) J2EE
7 2 (2.33%) JFreeChart
7 2 (2.33%) Spring
8 1 (1.16%) REST
8 1 (1.16%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (1.16%) SOAP
8 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (59.30%) Visualisation
2 18 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (12.79%) Algorithms
4 10 (11.63%) User Experience
5 9 (10.47%) Statistics
5 9 (10.47%) Computer Science
6 7 (8.14%) Credit Risk
7 4 (4.65%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.33%) Physics
8 2 (2.33%) Chemistry
8 2 (2.33%) Life Science
8 2 (2.33%) Neural Network
9 1 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (1.16%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 23 (26.74%) UNIX
2 20 (23.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.35%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (15.12%) Data Analysis
3 11 (12.79%) Web Accessibility
3 11 (12.79%) Analytics
3 11 (12.79%) Mentoring
4 6 (6.98%) MapReduce
4 6 (6.98%) Statistical Modelling
5 5 (5.81%) Statistical Analysis
5 5 (5.81%) Logistic Regression
6 4 (4.65%) Cluster Analysis
7 3 (3.49%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (3.49%) Deep Learning
7 3 (3.49%) CRM
7 3 (3.49%) Data Architecture
8 2 (2.33%) Microservices
8 2 (2.33%) Data Modelling
8 2 (2.33%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (2.33%) TOGAF
8 2 (2.33%) Content Management
8 2 (2.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 64 (74.42%) R
2 56 (65.12%) Python
3 53 (61.63%) JavaScript
4 45 (52.33%) Java
5 12 (13.95%) C++
6 11 (12.79%) SQL
7 5 (5.81%) MATLAB
8 4 (4.65%) Groovy
9 3 (3.49%) Scala
9 3 (3.49%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (11.63%) PhD
2 5 (5.81%) Degree
3 2 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) HDFS
2 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.16%) Docker
Systems Management
1 50 (58.14%) Opscode Chef
2 49 (56.98%) StatsD
3 1 (1.16%) Puppet
3 1 (1.16%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 54 (62.79%) Oracle
2 50 (58.14%) Teradata
3 48 (55.81%) Tableau
3 48 (55.81%) Citrix
4 47 (54.65%) Apigee
4 47 (54.65%) Mashery
5 10 (11.63%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.16%) VMware
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