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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Machine Learning
Rank 516 533 505
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -28
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 63 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.042% 0.045%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.055% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 13 17
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£638 £550 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.90% +89.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £455 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £640 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £625 - £263
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
37734 36043 31566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 76.70% 75.13% 74.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 24299 23133 19378
Average daily rate £418 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 1110 988
Average hourly rate £27.50 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
North West - 38 £650 - 2
London -8 18 £575 +4.54% 34
Yorkshire - 6 £375 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
Machine Learning
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Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 67 (78.82%) Hadoop
1 67 (78.82%) Big Data
2 61 (71.76%) R
3 58 (68.24%) Python
4 49 (57.65%) Java
5 48 (56.47%) Oracle
6 45 (52.94%) JavaScript
6 45 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
6 45 (52.94%) Tableau
7 44 (51.76%) Visualisation
8 42 (49.41%) Data Warehouse
8 42 (49.41%) MongoDB
9 41 (48.24%) Teradata
10 40 (47.06%) Apache Cassandra
10 40 (47.06%) IaaS
10 40 (47.06%) Opscode Chef
10 40 (47.06%) StatsD
11 39 (45.88%) Citrix
12 38 (44.71%) Apigee
12 38 (44.71%) Mashery
13 37 (43.53%) Cloud Computing
14 34 (40.00%) AngularJS
15 32 (37.65%) Node.js
15 32 (37.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
16 24 (28.24%) .NET
17 21 (24.71%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (24.71%) UNIX
18 20 (23.53%) Statistics
19 15 (17.65%) Linux

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 32 (37.65%) Node.js
2 14 (16.47%) Apache Spark
3 9 (10.59%) SAS
3 9 (10.59%) Apache
4 6 (7.06%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.53%) Apache Pig
6 1 (1.18%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Weka
1 1 (1.18%) Simulink
1 1 (1.18%) Stateflow
1 1 (1.18%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 45 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (47.06%) IaaS
3 37 (43.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.41%) Internet
2 2 (2.35%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (78.82%) Hadoop
1 67 (78.82%) Big Data
2 42 (49.41%) Data Warehouse
2 42 (49.41%) MongoDB
3 40 (47.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (11.76%) Data Mining
4 10 (11.76%) Apache Hive
5 8 (9.41%) HBase
6 7 (8.24%) MySQL
7 6 (7.06%) Text Mining
8 5 (5.88%) NoSQL
8 5 (5.88%) Relational Database
8 5 (5.88%) RDBMS
8 5 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (3.53%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (2.35%) CouchDB
10 2 (2.35%) Sqoop
10 2 (2.35%) Impala
11 1 (1.18%) Mahout
11 1 (1.18%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (8.24%) NetBeans
1 7 (8.24%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.35%) Subversion
2 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (15.29%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Investment Banking
2 6 (7.06%) Banking
3 2 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Marketing
4 1 (1.18%) Front Office
4 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (41.18%) Architect
2 31 (36.47%) Technical Architect
3 24 (28.24%) Digital Architect
4 22 (25.88%) Digital Technical Architect
5 17 (20.00%) Data Scientist
6 15 (17.65%) Senior Architect
6 15 (17.65%) Developer
7 14 (16.47%) Senior Technical Architect
8 10 (11.76%) Senior Digital Architect
9 9 (10.59%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
9 9 (10.59%) Consultant
10 6 (7.06%) Software Developer
10 6 (7.06%) Scala Developer
11 5 (5.88%) Data Consultant
12 4 (4.71%) Big Data Consultant
13 2 (2.35%) Software Engineer
13 2 (2.35%) Java Developer
13 2 (2.35%) Head of Data Management
13 2 (2.35%) Technical Leader
13 2 (2.35%) Hadoop Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 32 (37.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 24 (28.24%) .NET
4 7 (8.24%) Swing
4 7 (8.24%) JavaFX
5 6 (7.06%) .NET Framework
6 5 (5.88%) JFace
6 5 (5.88%) JFreeChart
7 3 (3.53%) Pandas
7 3 (3.53%) NumPy
7 3 (3.53%) Matplotlib
7 3 (3.53%) HTML
8 2 (2.35%) XML
8 2 (2.35%) HTML5
8 2 (2.35%) Lucene
8 2 (2.35%) D3.js
8 2 (2.35%) GraphX
9 1 (1.18%) OpenNLP
9 1 (1.18%) Apache Avro
9 1 (1.18%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 44 (51.76%) Visualisation
2 21 (24.71%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (23.53%) Statistics
4 9 (10.59%) User Experience
4 9 (10.59%) Mathematics
5 8 (9.41%) Algorithms
6 6 (7.06%) Physics
6 6 (7.06%) Computer Science
7 5 (5.88%) Life Science
7 5 (5.88%) Chemistry
7 5 (5.88%) Credit Risk
8 3 (3.53%) Neural Network
9 2 (2.35%) Reference Data
9 2 (2.35%) Social Network
9 2 (2.35%) Open Source
9 2 (2.35%) Hedge funds
9 2 (2.35%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (1.18%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 1 (1.18%) Applied Mathematics
10 1 (1.18%) Statistical Arbitrage
Operating Systems
1 21 (24.71%) UNIX
2 15 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (37.65%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (15.29%) Analytics
3 11 (12.94%) Data Analysis
4 8 (9.41%) Web Accessibility
4 8 (9.41%) MapReduce
5 7 (8.24%) Mentoring
5 7 (8.24%) OO
6 6 (7.06%) Data Governance
7 5 (5.88%) Functional Programming
7 5 (5.88%) Knowledge Discovery
7 5 (5.88%) OOP
7 5 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.71%) Predictive Modelling
8 4 (4.71%) Logistic Regression
8 4 (4.71%) Cluster Analysis
9 3 (3.53%) Time Series Forecasting
9 3 (3.53%) Linear Regression
9 3 (3.53%) Regression Analysis
9 3 (3.53%) Data Architecture
9 3 (3.53%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 61 (71.76%) R
2 58 (68.24%) Python
3 49 (57.65%) Java
4 45 (52.94%) JavaScript
5 14 (16.47%) C++
6 12 (14.12%) SQL
6 12 (14.12%) Scala
7 7 (8.24%) Groovy
8 6 (7.06%) MATLAB
9 3 (3.53%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.53%) C
9 3 (3.53%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.35%) Clojure
10 2 (2.35%) Ruby
10 2 (2.35%) Spark SQL
11 1 (1.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (14.12%) PhD
2 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.06%) HDFS
2 2 (2.35%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 40 (47.06%) Opscode Chef
1 40 (47.06%) StatsD
2 2 (2.35%) Graphite
3 1 (1.18%) Oozie
Vendors
1 48 (56.47%) Oracle
2 45 (52.94%) Tableau
3 41 (48.24%) Teradata
4 39 (45.88%) Citrix
5 38 (44.71%) Apigee
5 38 (44.71%) Mashery
6 9 (10.59%) Cloudera
7 2 (2.35%) SAP
7 2 (2.35%) Palantir
7 2 (2.35%) Splunk
8 1 (1.18%) IBM
8 1 (1.18%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.18%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.18%) Informatica
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