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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Machine Learning
Rank 470 509 549
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +40
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 142 104 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.28% 0.20% 0.091%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.26% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 87 34
Median daily rate £550 £575 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £390 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £700 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £650 £600 -
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Median hourly rate £48.00 £90.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 - -
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
41757 40716 39322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.71% 79.07% 77.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 27936 25809 24953
Median daily rate £445 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.58% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 923 1189 1163
Median hourly rate £32.00 £29.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 2 May 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 2 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning within the England region over the 3 months to 2 May 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 +25 102 £544 -2.90% 79
South East 0 14 £500 +122.22% 21
South West - 8 £500 - 7
Yorkshire +2 6 £681 +81.66% 4
East of England - 4 - - 11
North West -40 3 £650 - 6
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UK

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 May 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.

1 162 (63.78%) Python
2 135 (53.15%) Analytics
3 114 (44.88%) Big Data
4 99 (38.98%) Hadoop
5 95 (37.40%) R
6 83 (32.68%) Data Analytics
7 79 (31.10%) Java
8 78 (30.71%) Apache Spark
9 77 (30.31%) Algorithms
10 73 (28.74%) Analytical Skills
11 67 (26.38%) Apache Hive
12 65 (25.59%) SQL
13 57 (22.44%) Degree
14 54 (21.26%) Agile Software Development
14 54 (21.26%) Finance
15 53 (20.87%) Visualisation
16 49 (19.29%) Data Analysis
16 49 (19.29%) Scala
17 47 (18.50%) Statistics
17 47 (18.50%) JavaScript
18 46 (18.11%) Software Engineering
19 44 (17.32%) Data Mining
20 43 (16.93%) Computer Science
21 42 (16.54%) Business Intelligence
22 41 (16.14%) Linux
23 38 (14.96%) PhD
24 35 (13.78%) MongoDB
25 34 (13.39%) NoSQL
25 34 (13.39%) SAS
26 33 (12.99%) C++

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 78 (30.71%) Apache Spark
2 34 (13.39%) SAS
3 26 (10.24%) Apache Pig
4 21 (8.27%) Node.js
5 20 (7.87%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (3.15%) Apache
7 7 (2.76%) WebLogic
7 7 (2.76%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.79%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.79%) DNN
8 2 (0.79%) Kinematics
9 1 (0.39%) IPython
Applications
1 14 (5.51%) SPSS
2 4 (1.57%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.18%) CPLEX
3 3 (1.18%) Weka
4 2 (0.79%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.39%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (12.99%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (5.91%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (4.72%) IaaS
5 7 (2.76%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (1.57%) Azure Machine Learning
6 4 (1.57%) GitHub
6 4 (1.57%) SaaS
7 2 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 2 (0.79%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.79%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.79%) Heroku
7 2 (0.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.12%) Internet
2 6 (2.36%) DNS
3 4 (1.57%) HTTP
4 3 (1.18%) Firewall
4 3 (1.18%) SNA
4 3 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.18%) VPN
4 3 (1.18%) Wireless
5 2 (0.79%) Network Security
5 2 (0.79%) SpaceWire
6 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.39%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (44.88%) Big Data
2 99 (38.98%) Hadoop
3 67 (26.38%) Apache Hive
4 44 (17.32%) Data Mining
5 35 (13.78%) MongoDB
6 34 (13.39%) NoSQL
7 25 (9.84%) Apache Cassandra
8 19 (7.48%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (7.09%) QlikView
10 16 (6.30%) MySQL
11 14 (5.51%) HBase
12 13 (5.12%) Text Mining
13 9 (3.54%) Relational Database
14 7 (2.76%) Power BI
14 7 (2.76%) SQL Server
14 7 (2.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (2.36%) Azure SQL Database
15 6 (2.36%) CouchDB
15 6 (2.36%) Redis
16 5 (1.97%) Impala
Development Applications
1 10 (3.94%) Selenium
2 8 (3.15%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.57%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.57%) Maven
4 3 (1.18%) Grunt
4 3 (1.18%) gulp
4 3 (1.18%) Protractor
4 3 (1.18%) Redmine
4 3 (1.18%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.79%) Ant
5 2 (0.79%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.79%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.79%) GCC
5 2 (0.79%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.79%) SonarQube
5 2 (0.79%) Subversion
6 1 (0.39%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.39%) Vagrant
General
1 54 (21.26%) Finance
2 20 (7.87%) Banking
3 19 (7.48%) Marketing
4 11 (4.33%) Retail
5 10 (3.94%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.54%) Financial Institution
7 8 (3.15%) Publishing
8 6 (2.36%) Electronics
9 5 (1.97%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.57%) Retail Banking
11 3 (1.18%) Automotive
11 3 (1.18%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.79%) Advertising
12 2 (0.79%) Avionics
12 2 (0.79%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 82 (32.28%) Data Scientist
2 52 (20.47%) Developer
3 28 (11.02%) Architect
4 24 (9.45%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 18 (7.09%) Software Engineer
6 17 (6.69%) Data Architect
7 16 (6.30%) Machine Learning Engineer
7 16 (6.30%) Python Developer
8 15 (5.91%) Big Data Architect
9 13 (5.12%) Solutions Architect
10 11 (4.33%) Cloud Architect
11 10 (3.94%) Technical Architect
12 9 (3.54%) Analyst
12 9 (3.54%) Data Engineer
13 8 (3.15%) Data Analyst
14 7 (2.76%) Consultant
14 7 (2.76%) Embedded C Software Engineer
14 7 (2.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 7 (2.76%) Java Developer
14 7 (2.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (11.42%) AngularJS
2 28 (11.02%) .NET
3 26 (10.24%) Natural Language Processing
4 17 (6.69%) Django
5 15 (5.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 14 (5.51%) HTML
7 12 (4.72%) scikit-learn
7 12 (4.72%) SciPy
8 11 (4.33%) D3.js
8 11 (4.33%) Flask
8 11 (4.33%) Pandas
8 11 (4.33%) Web Services
9 9 (3.54%) ELK Stack
9 9 (3.54%) Kafka
10 8 (3.15%) NumPy
10 8 (3.15%) REST
11 7 (2.76%) Celery
11 7 (2.76%) J2EE
12 6 (2.36%) CSS
12 6 (2.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 77 (30.31%) Algorithms
2 73 (28.74%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (20.87%) Visualisation
4 47 (18.50%) Statistics
5 43 (16.93%) Computer Science
6 28 (11.02%) Mathematics
7 16 (6.30%) Artificial Intelligence
8 10 (3.94%) Neural Network
9 8 (3.15%) Physics
10 7 (2.76%) Applied Mathematics
11 6 (2.36%) Management Information System
11 6 (2.36%) Mobile App
11 6 (2.36%) User Experience
12 5 (1.97%) Psychology
12 5 (1.97%) Social Network
13 4 (1.57%) CUDA
13 4 (1.57%) Hedge funds
14 3 (1.18%) Data Centre
14 3 (1.18%) NHS
14 3 (1.18%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 41 (16.14%) Linux
2 22 (8.66%) Unix
3 7 (2.76%) Windows
4 5 (1.97%) Android
5 4 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (53.15%) Analytics
2 83 (32.68%) Data Analytics
3 54 (21.26%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (19.29%) Data Analysis
5 46 (18.11%) Software Engineering
6 42 (16.54%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (11.02%) Data Visualisation
8 27 (10.63%) Predictive Analytics
9 26 (10.24%) Predictive Modelling
10 22 (8.66%) DevOps
11 21 (8.27%) Open Source
12 20 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (7.87%) TDD
13 19 (7.48%) Statistical Analysis
14 18 (7.09%) Data Modelling
14 18 (7.09%) Statistical Modelling
15 16 (6.30%) MapReduce
16 14 (5.51%) Data Management
17 13 (5.12%) Content Management
17 13 (5.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 162 (63.78%) Python
2 95 (37.40%) R
3 79 (31.10%) Java
4 65 (25.59%) SQL
5 49 (19.29%) Scala
6 47 (18.50%) JavaScript
7 33 (12.99%) C++
8 32 (12.60%) MATLAB
9 22 (8.66%) C#
10 14 (5.51%) C
11 9 (3.54%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.76%) Embedded C
13 6 (2.36%) Clojure
14 4 (1.57%) Haskell
14 4 (1.57%) Perl
14 4 (1.57%) Ruby
15 3 (1.18%) F#
15 3 (1.18%) PHP
15 3 (1.18%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.79%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 57 (22.44%) Degree
2 38 (14.96%) PhD
3 8 (3.15%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.97%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.79%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.39%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.39%) MCITP
6 1 (0.39%) MCTS
6 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.39%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.39%) PMP
6 1 (0.39%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.36%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.57%) QA
3 1 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.39%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (3.15%) Docker
2 7 (2.76%) Apache Flume
3 3 (1.18%) GridGain
4 2 (0.79%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.79%) Cygwin
4 2 (0.79%) HDFS
4 2 (0.79%) Snort
Systems Management
1 20 (7.87%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (7.48%) StatsD
3 9 (3.54%) Graphite
3 9 (3.54%) Kibana
3 9 (3.54%) logstash
4 8 (3.15%) Puppet
5 7 (2.76%) Kubernetes
6 4 (1.57%) Ansible
6 4 (1.57%) Hadoop YARN
6 4 (1.57%) Nagios
7 2 (0.79%) Mesos
7 2 (0.79%) Oozie
7 2 (0.79%) OSSEC
7 2 (0.79%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (12.20%) Tableau
2 16 (6.30%) Microsoft
3 15 (5.91%) Teradata
4 12 (4.72%) Oracle
5 10 (3.94%) Apigee
5 10 (3.94%) Citrix
5 10 (3.94%) Mashery
6 7 (2.76%) Cloudera
7 5 (1.97%) Alteryx
7 5 (1.97%) Google
7 5 (1.97%) SAP
8 4 (1.57%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.18%) Hortonworks
9 3 (1.18%) ILOG
9 3 (1.18%) Palantir
9 3 (1.18%) Twitter
10 2 (0.79%) FireEye
10 2 (0.79%) IBM
10 2 (0.79%) New Relic
11 1 (0.39%) Adobe
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