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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Machine Learning
Rank 518 539 506
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -33
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 55 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.056% 0.024%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.074% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 22 9
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£575 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £405 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £735 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £638 - £263
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £90.00 - -
UK excluding London average 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
38097 36662 31165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.51% 75.49% 73.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 24143 22914 19112
Average daily rate £425 £408 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £570 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1085 1077 1036
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.00 £31.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -14.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £49.50 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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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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 0 22 £488 -11.36% 18
Yorkshire - 7 £375 - 3
South East - - - - 2
South West - - - -
East of England - - - - 3
Machine Learning
UK

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 55 (74.32%) Hadoop
1 55 (74.32%) Big Data
2 45 (60.81%) Python
3 43 (58.11%) Java
4 42 (56.76%) R
5 34 (45.95%) Visualisation
6 32 (43.24%) JavaScript
6 32 (43.24%) Oracle
6 32 (43.24%) Tableau
7 28 (37.84%) AngularJS
7 28 (37.84%) MongoDB
8 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (36.49%) Data Warehouse
9 26 (35.14%) Teradata
9 26 (35.14%) Apache Cassandra
9 26 (35.14%) IaaS
9 26 (35.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 26 (35.14%) Node.js
9 26 (35.14%) Opscode Chef
9 26 (35.14%) StatsD
10 25 (33.78%) Citrix
11 23 (31.08%) Cloud Computing
11 23 (31.08%) Statistics
12 22 (29.73%) UNIX
13 20 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
14 16 (21.62%) Analytics
15 15 (20.27%) Apache Spark
15 15 (20.27%) Linux
16 14 (18.92%) .NET
17 13 (17.57%) Data Mining

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 26 (35.14%) Node.js
2 15 (20.27%) Apache Spark
3 11 (14.86%) Apache
4 8 (10.81%) SAS
5 7 (9.46%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (4.05%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Simulink
1 1 (1.35%) Stateflow
1 1 (1.35%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 26 (35.14%) IaaS
2 23 (31.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.81%) Internet
2 2 (2.70%) SNA
3 1 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (74.32%) Hadoop
1 55 (74.32%) Big Data
2 28 (37.84%) MongoDB
3 27 (36.49%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (35.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (17.57%) Data Mining
6 8 (10.81%) Apache Hive
7 7 (9.46%) MySQL
8 6 (8.11%) HBase
9 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
9 5 (6.76%) RDBMS
9 5 (6.76%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (6.76%) Text Mining
10 3 (4.05%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
11 2 (2.70%) Impala
11 2 (2.70%) OpenTSDB
11 2 (2.70%) CouchDB
11 2 (2.70%) Sqoop
12 1 (1.35%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Eclipse
1 7 (9.46%) NetBeans
2 2 (2.70%) Subversion
2 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (13.51%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Retail
3 3 (4.05%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.05%) Banking
4 2 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.35%) Front Office
5 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (37.84%) Architect
2 24 (32.43%) Technical Architect
3 20 (27.03%) Digital Architect
4 18 (24.32%) Developer
5 15 (20.27%) Data Scientist
6 12 (16.22%) Senior Architect
7 11 (14.86%) Senior Technical Architect
8 8 (10.81%) Senior Digital Architect
9 7 (9.46%) Consultant
10 6 (8.11%) Software Developer
10 6 (8.11%) Scala Developer
11 3 (4.05%) Big Data Consultant
11 3 (4.05%) Data Consultant
12 2 (2.70%) Hadoop Developer
12 2 (2.70%) Software Engineer
12 2 (2.70%) Python Developer
12 2 (2.70%) Java Developer
12 2 (2.70%) Java Engineer
12 2 (2.70%) Head of Data Management
13 1 (1.35%) Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (37.84%) AngularJS
2 26 (35.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 14 (18.92%) .NET
4 7 (9.46%) Swing
4 7 (9.46%) JavaFX
5 5 (6.76%) JFace
5 5 (6.76%) JFreeChart
6 4 (5.41%) HTML
7 3 (4.05%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.70%) RESTful
8 2 (2.70%) Matplotlib
8 2 (2.70%) D3.js
8 2 (2.70%) Kafka
8 2 (2.70%) Lucene
8 2 (2.70%) Web Services
8 2 (2.70%) XML
8 2 (2.70%) Pandas
8 2 (2.70%) HTML5
8 2 (2.70%) NumPy
9 1 (1.35%) Apache Avro
Miscellaneous
1 34 (45.95%) Visualisation
2 23 (31.08%) Statistics
3 20 (27.03%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (13.51%) Algorithms
5 8 (10.81%) Physics
6 6 (8.11%) Computer Science
7 5 (6.76%) Life Science
7 5 (6.76%) Chemistry
7 5 (6.76%) Mathematics
7 5 (6.76%) User Experience
8 4 (5.41%) Credit Risk
9 2 (2.70%) Reference Data
9 2 (2.70%) Open Source
9 2 (2.70%) Hedge funds
9 2 (2.70%) Social Network
9 2 (2.70%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (1.35%) Neural Network
10 1 (1.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (1.35%) Derivative
10 1 (1.35%) Applied Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.73%) UNIX
2 15 (20.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.62%) Analytics
3 8 (10.81%) OO
3 8 (10.81%) Web Accessibility
3 8 (10.81%) Data Governance
4 7 (9.46%) Data Analysis
5 6 (8.11%) MapReduce
5 6 (8.11%) Mentoring
6 5 (6.76%) Functional Programming
6 5 (6.76%) Knowledge Discovery
6 5 (6.76%) OOP
6 5 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (5.41%) Predictive Modelling
7 4 (5.41%) Statistical Analysis
7 4 (5.41%) Logistic Regression
7 4 (5.41%) Data Modelling
7 4 (5.41%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (4.05%) Low Latency
8 3 (4.05%) Time Series Forecasting
8 3 (4.05%) Linear Regression
Programming Languages
1 45 (60.81%) Python
2 43 (58.11%) Java
3 42 (56.76%) R
4 32 (43.24%) JavaScript
5 11 (14.86%) SQL
5 11 (14.86%) Scala
6 10 (13.51%) C++
7 7 (9.46%) Groovy
8 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.05%) C#
8 3 (4.05%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.05%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.70%) Ruby
9 2 (2.70%) C
9 2 (2.70%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) PhD
2 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) HDFS
2 2 (2.70%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 26 (35.14%) Opscode Chef
1 26 (35.14%) StatsD
2 2 (2.70%) Graphite
3 1 (1.35%) Oozie
Vendors
1 32 (43.24%) Oracle
1 32 (43.24%) Tableau
2 26 (35.14%) Teradata
3 25 (33.78%) Citrix
4 7 (9.46%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.70%) Palantir
5 2 (2.70%) Splunk
5 2 (2.70%) SAP
6 1 (1.35%) IBM
6 1 (1.35%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.35%) Informatica
6 1 (1.35%) TIBCO
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