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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Machine Learning
UK / England
Rank 338 495 525
Rank change year-on-year
+157 +30
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 240 99 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.58% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.26% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 61 44
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £380 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £634 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £544 £520 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.56% +60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-30.66% -

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
34227 38172 35882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.40% 82.02% 78.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 22819 25025 23588
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 855 1112 969
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.30 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.51% +49.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.76 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 +122 183 £525 -4.54% 119
East of England +14 13 £330 - 29
East Midlands - 13 £558 - 1
South East +7 10 £650 +25.00% 25
South West +15 8 £625 +8.69% 11
West Midlands - 7 £450 - 1
North West +19 3 £475 -11.21% 9
Yorkshire +10 3 £625 +87.26% 2
Machine Learning
UK

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 284 (62.69%) Python
2 230 (50.77%) Big Data
3 217 (47.90%) Apache Spark
4 197 (43.49%) Hadoop
5 172 (37.97%) R
6 156 (34.44%) Analytics
7 154 (34.00%) Scala
8 148 (32.67%) Algorithms
9 131 (28.92%) Java
10 127 (28.04%) SQL
11 101 (22.30%) Statistics
12 97 (21.41%) Apache Hive
13 94 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
14 93 (20.53%) Business Intelligence
15 88 (19.43%) Mathematics
16 85 (18.76%) Computer Science
17 82 (18.10%) Visualisation
18 75 (16.56%) Amazon AWS
18 75 (16.56%) Finance
18 75 (16.56%) Analytical Skills
19 69 (15.23%) Degree
20 67 (14.79%) DevOps
21 62 (13.69%) Linux
21 62 (13.69%) NoSQL
22 55 (12.14%) Tableau
23 54 (11.92%) PhD
24 53 (11.70%) Data Modelling
25 51 (11.26%) MapReduce
26 47 (10.38%) Microsoft Azure
27 46 (10.15%) Software Engineering

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
1 217 (47.90%) Apache Spark
2 37 (8.17%) Elasticsearch
3 35 (7.73%) Apache
4 30 (6.62%) Apache Pig
5 27 (5.96%) SAS
6 19 (4.19%) Apache Solr
7 11 (2.43%) nginx
8 6 (1.32%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.88%) ArcGIS
9 4 (0.88%) IBM HTTP Server
10 3 (0.66%) Jupyter
11 2 (0.44%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.22%) CMS
12 1 (0.22%) Confluence
12 1 (0.22%) Drupal
12 1 (0.22%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.22%) Jetty
12 1 (0.22%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
12 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (2.65%) SPSS
2 8 (1.77%) Stata
3 6 (1.32%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.32%) Weka
4 3 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.66%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.66%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.44%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.22%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.22%) MS Office
6 1 (0.22%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 75 (16.56%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (10.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (4.86%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (4.64%) Amazon EMR
5 20 (4.42%) GitHub
6 19 (4.19%) PaaS
7 18 (3.97%) Azure Machine Learning
8 14 (3.09%) Amazon Kinesis
8 14 (3.09%) Amazon S3
9 11 (2.43%) SaaS
10 8 (1.77%) Google Cloud Platform
11 5 (1.10%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (0.88%) Google Analytics
13 3 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.66%) Flurry Analytics
13 3 (0.66%) IaaS
13 3 (0.66%) Route 53
14 2 (0.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 2 (0.44%) G Suite
15 1 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.53%) Kerberos
1 16 (3.53%) LDAP
2 4 (0.88%) DNS
2 4 (0.88%) HTTP
2 4 (0.88%) Network Security
3 3 (0.66%) Internet
4 2 (0.44%) Firewall
4 2 (0.44%) SNA
4 2 (0.44%) SSH
5 1 (0.22%) SMS
5 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (50.77%) Big Data
2 197 (43.49%) Hadoop
3 97 (21.41%) Apache Hive
4 62 (13.69%) NoSQL
5 41 (9.05%) Data Warehouse
6 40 (8.83%) Data Mining
7 39 (8.61%) Apache Cassandra
8 37 (8.17%) MongoDB
9 33 (7.28%) QlikView
10 29 (6.40%) Power BI
10 29 (6.40%) Relational Database
11 26 (5.74%) HBase
12 20 (4.42%) Data Lake
13 18 (3.97%) RDBMS
14 17 (3.75%) HDInsight
15 16 (3.53%) Neo4j
16 15 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
16 15 (3.31%) Sqoop
17 13 (2.87%) MySQL
17 13 (2.87%) Presto
Development Applications
1 30 (6.62%) Git (software)
2 21 (4.64%) Jenkins
3 17 (3.75%) Maven
4 7 (1.55%) Talend Open Studio
5 6 (1.32%) GoCD
6 5 (1.10%) Vagrant
7 4 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (0.66%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.44%) Apache Continuum
9 2 (0.44%) Bitbucket
9 2 (0.44%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.44%) Phabricator
9 2 (0.44%) Selenium
9 2 (0.44%) Subversion
9 2 (0.44%) webpack
10 1 (0.22%) GitLab
10 1 (0.22%) JIRA
10 1 (0.22%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.22%) Spock
10 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 75 (16.56%) Finance
2 43 (9.49%) Marketing
3 29 (6.40%) Banking
4 23 (5.08%) Retail
5 14 (3.09%) Front Office
6 9 (1.99%) Investment Banking
7 8 (1.77%) Games
7 8 (1.77%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.10%) Electronics
8 5 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.66%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.66%) Automotive
9 3 (0.66%) Publishing
10 2 (0.44%) Advertising
10 2 (0.44%) Military
11 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Legal
11 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.22%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 150 (33.11%) Data Scientist
2 107 (23.62%) Developer
3 63 (13.91%) Architect
4 52 (11.48%) Data Engineer
5 42 (9.27%) Data Architect
6 34 (7.51%) Python Developer
7 30 (6.62%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 26 (5.74%) Big Data Engineer
8 26 (5.74%) Hadoop Architect
9 22 (4.86%) Big Data Architect
10 19 (4.19%) Machine Learning Engineer
11 18 (3.97%) DevOps Engineer
12 16 (3.53%) Hadoop Engineer
13 14 (3.09%) Analyst
13 14 (3.09%) Scala Developer
14 13 (2.87%) Big Data Developer
14 13 (2.87%) Java Developer
15 12 (2.65%) Apache Spark Developer
15 12 (2.65%) C# Developer
16 11 (2.43%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (9.49%) Kafka
2 41 (9.05%) scikit-learn
3 34 (7.51%) D3.js
4 31 (6.84%) Pandas
5 29 (6.40%) Natural Language Processing
6 26 (5.74%) Django
7 25 (5.52%) .NET
8 22 (4.86%) HTML
9 21 (4.64%) REST
9 21 (4.64%) Web Services
10 20 (4.42%) NumPy
11 18 (3.97%) AngularJS
11 18 (3.97%) JSON
12 17 (3.75%) CSS
13 14 (3.09%) RabbitMQ
14 13 (2.87%) Flask
14 13 (2.87%) TensorFlow
15 11 (2.43%) RESTful
16 10 (2.21%) Matplotlib
16 10 (2.21%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 148 (32.67%) Algorithms
2 101 (22.30%) Statistics
3 88 (19.43%) Mathematics
4 85 (18.76%) Computer Science
5 82 (18.10%) Visualisation
6 75 (16.56%) Analytical Skills
7 40 (8.83%) Artificial Intelligence
8 29 (6.40%) Credit Risk
9 28 (6.18%) Physics
10 24 (5.30%) Applied Mathematics
11 23 (5.08%) Neural Network
12 13 (2.87%) User Experience
13 8 (1.77%) Fintech
13 8 (1.77%) Social Media
14 6 (1.32%) Data Structures
14 6 (1.32%) Ontologies
14 6 (1.32%) Social Network
14 6 (1.32%) TWAP
14 6 (1.32%) VWAP
15 5 (1.10%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 62 (13.69%) Linux
2 32 (7.06%) Unix
3 5 (1.10%) Apple iOS
4 4 (0.88%) Windows
5 3 (0.66%) CentOS
5 3 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.66%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.44%) Android
7 1 (0.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (34.44%) Analytics
2 94 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (20.53%) Business Intelligence
4 67 (14.79%) DevOps
5 53 (11.70%) Data Modelling
6 51 (11.26%) MapReduce
7 46 (10.15%) Software Engineering
8 44 (9.71%) Data Visualisation
9 39 (8.61%) Data Engineering
10 38 (8.39%) Open Source
11 37 (8.17%) Statistical Analysis
12 36 (7.95%) ETL
13 32 (7.06%) Data Analysis
14 31 (6.84%) Continuous Integration
14 31 (6.84%) Predictive Analytics
15 30 (6.62%) TDD
16 28 (6.18%) E-Commerce
17 27 (5.96%) Web Analytics
18 24 (5.30%) Scrum
19 23 (5.08%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 284 (62.69%) Python
2 172 (37.97%) R
3 154 (34.00%) Scala
4 131 (28.92%) Java
5 127 (28.04%) SQL
6 44 (9.71%) MATLAB
7 41 (9.05%) JavaScript
8 36 (7.95%) C++
9 22 (4.86%) Bash Shell
10 19 (4.19%) C#
11 9 (1.99%) Perl
12 8 (1.77%) C
12 8 (1.77%) Ruby
13 7 (1.55%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.10%) PHP
15 4 (0.88%) VBA
16 3 (0.66%) Apple Swift
16 3 (0.66%) Embedded C
16 3 (0.66%) Lisp
16 3 (0.66%) Prolog
Qualifications
1 69 (15.23%) Degree
2 54 (11.92%) PhD
3 9 (1.99%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.32%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.88%) Postgraduate
5 4 (0.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.10%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.88%) QA
3 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.22%) HL7
System Software
1 23 (5.08%) Docker
2 19 (4.19%) Apache Flume
3 11 (2.43%) HDFS
4 3 (0.66%) Snort
5 2 (0.44%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 37 (8.17%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (6.84%) Ansible
3 26 (5.74%) Puppet
4 21 (4.64%) Hadoop YARN
5 12 (2.65%) Kibana
6 7 (1.55%) Ambari
6 7 (1.55%) Oozie
6 7 (1.55%) Terraform
7 4 (0.88%) Kubernetes
7 4 (0.88%) Mesos
8 3 (0.66%) Nagios
8 3 (0.66%) OSSEC
9 2 (0.44%) Grafana
9 2 (0.44%) Salt
Vendors
1 55 (12.14%) Tableau
2 28 (6.18%) Hortonworks
3 23 (5.08%) Microsoft
4 22 (4.86%) Oracle
5 19 (4.19%) Google
6 9 (1.99%) Informatica
6 9 (1.99%) SAP
7 7 (1.55%) Alteryx
7 7 (1.55%) Cognos
7 7 (1.55%) Facebook
7 7 (1.55%) Talend
7 7 (1.55%) Teradata
8 6 (1.32%) Platfora
9 5 (1.10%) Cloudera
10 4 (0.88%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.88%) IBM
10 4 (0.88%) MuleSoft
11 3 (0.66%) Adobe
11 3 (0.66%) RapidMiner
12 2 (0.44%) MapR
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