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 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Machine Learning
UK / England
Rank 351 467 536
Rank change year-on-year
+116 +69
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 228 144 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.55% 0.30% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.36% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 73 46
Median daily rate £550 £600 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £421 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £713 £700 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £620 £330
% change year-on-year
-7.25% +87.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £90.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -58.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -

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
34384 39600 38098
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 83.06% 82.79% 79.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 22978 26198 24347
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 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+2.25% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 841 1062 1037
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 1 March 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
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 1 March 2017.

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 1 March 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 +83 190 £550 -8.33% 148
South East +20 22 £488 -8.87% 14
East Midlands - 7 £565 - 2
East of England -9 4 £625 - 26
West Midlands - 3 £675 - 2
North West +29 1 £425 -39.28% 9
South West -2 1 - - 9
Machine Learning
UK

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 March 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.

1 305 (62.37%) Python
2 263 (53.78%) Big Data
3 240 (49.08%) Apache Spark
4 210 (42.94%) Hadoop
5 182 (37.22%) R
6 173 (35.38%) Scala
7 167 (34.15%) Analytics
8 162 (33.13%) Algorithms
9 153 (31.29%) Java
10 127 (25.97%) SQL
11 104 (21.27%) Apache Hive
12 100 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
13 95 (19.43%) Mathematics
14 94 (19.22%) Finance
15 93 (19.02%) Statistics
16 92 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
17 85 (17.38%) Amazon AWS
18 74 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
19 73 (14.93%) DevOps
20 72 (14.72%) Computer Science
20 72 (14.72%) NoSQL
21 68 (13.91%) Visualisation
22 66 (13.50%) MapReduce
23 60 (12.27%) Linux
23 60 (12.27%) Degree
24 58 (11.86%) Tableau
25 54 (11.04%) Software Engineering
26 53 (10.84%) Apache Cassandra
27 49 (10.02%) Kafka
28 48 (9.82%) PhD

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
1 240 (49.08%) Apache Spark
2 40 (8.18%) Apache Pig
3 34 (6.95%) SAS
4 33 (6.75%) Apache
5 31 (6.34%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (3.07%) Apache Solr
7 7 (1.43%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.23%) Jupyter
8 6 (1.23%) nginx
9 3 (0.61%) Confluence
9 3 (0.61%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.41%) Facebook Platform
10 2 (0.41%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.41%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.41%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.41%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.20%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.20%) CMS
11 1 (0.20%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.20%) Jetty
Applications
1 19 (3.89%) SPSS
2 8 (1.64%) Weka
3 4 (0.82%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.82%) Stata
4 3 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.61%) GNU Octave
4 3 (0.61%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.61%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.20%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 85 (17.38%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (9.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (5.52%) Amazon EC2
4 24 (4.91%) Amazon EMR
5 19 (3.89%) GitHub
6 18 (3.68%) Amazon S3
6 18 (3.68%) Azure Machine Learning
7 17 (3.48%) PaaS
8 14 (2.86%) Amazon Kinesis
9 11 (2.25%) Google Cloud Platform
10 9 (1.84%) SaaS
11 6 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (0.61%) Data Lake Analytics
12 3 (0.61%) IaaS
12 3 (0.61%) Route 53
13 2 (0.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 2 (0.41%) Flurry Analytics
13 2 (0.41%) G Suite
13 2 (0.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.27%) Kerberos
1 16 (3.27%) LDAP
2 4 (0.82%) DNS
2 4 (0.82%) HTTP
3 3 (0.61%) SNA
4 2 (0.41%) Firewall
4 2 (0.41%) Internet
4 2 (0.41%) SMS
4 2 (0.41%) SSH
4 2 (0.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.20%) Network Security
5 1 (0.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (53.78%) Big Data
2 210 (42.94%) Hadoop
3 104 (21.27%) Apache Hive
4 72 (14.72%) NoSQL
5 53 (10.84%) Apache Cassandra
6 46 (9.41%) Data Mining
7 44 (9.00%) Data Warehouse
8 40 (8.18%) MongoDB
9 39 (7.98%) QlikView
10 36 (7.36%) Power BI
11 35 (7.16%) Relational Database
12 32 (6.54%) HBase
13 24 (4.91%) Data Lake
14 22 (4.50%) RDBMS
14 22 (4.50%) Sqoop
15 21 (4.29%) HDInsight
16 16 (3.27%) Neo4j
17 15 (3.07%) MySQL
17 15 (3.07%) SQL Server
18 14 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (6.95%) Git (software)
2 27 (5.52%) Jenkins
3 17 (3.48%) Maven
4 8 (1.64%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (1.02%) GoCD
5 5 (1.02%) JIRA
6 4 (0.82%) Cucumber
6 4 (0.82%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (0.82%) Vagrant
7 3 (0.61%) Selenium
7 3 (0.61%) Subversion
8 2 (0.41%) Apache Continuum
8 2 (0.41%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.41%) JUnit
8 2 (0.41%) Phabricator
8 2 (0.41%) webpack
9 1 (0.20%) CMake
9 1 (0.20%) CodeNarc
9 1 (0.20%) Gradle
9 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
General
1 94 (19.22%) Finance
2 41 (8.38%) Marketing
3 37 (7.57%) Banking
4 30 (6.13%) Retail
5 13 (2.66%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.25%) Front Office
7 8 (1.64%) Games
7 8 (1.64%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.43%) Electronics
9 6 (1.23%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.82%) Publishing
11 3 (0.61%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.61%) Automotive
12 2 (0.41%) Advertising
12 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.20%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.20%) Legal
13 1 (0.20%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.20%) Polish Language
13 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 144 (29.45%) Data Scientist
2 112 (22.90%) Developer
3 71 (14.52%) Architect
4 61 (12.47%) Data Engineer
5 47 (9.61%) Data Architect
6 38 (7.77%) Big Data Engineer
6 38 (7.77%) Python Developer
7 32 (6.54%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 28 (5.73%) Big Data Architect
9 27 (5.52%) Machine Learning Engineer
10 24 (4.91%) Hadoop Architect
11 19 (3.89%) Analyst
11 19 (3.89%) Hadoop Engineer
12 18 (3.68%) DevOps Engineer
12 18 (3.68%) Software Engineer
13 16 (3.27%) Scala Developer
14 15 (3.07%) Java Developer
15 14 (2.86%) Big Data Developer
15 14 (2.86%) Consultant
16 13 (2.66%) Apache Spark Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (10.02%) Kafka
2 38 (7.77%) scikit-learn
3 33 (6.75%) Pandas
4 31 (6.34%) D3.js
5 28 (5.73%) Natural Language Processing
6 27 (5.52%) HTML
7 25 (5.11%) .NET
7 25 (5.11%) NumPy
8 23 (4.70%) Web Services
9 22 (4.50%) JSON
9 22 (4.50%) REST
10 20 (4.09%) AngularJS
10 20 (4.09%) Django
11 18 (3.68%) CSS
11 18 (3.68%) Flask
12 15 (3.07%) XML
13 14 (2.86%) SciPy
14 12 (2.45%) HTML5
15 11 (2.25%) Matplotlib
16 10 (2.04%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 162 (33.13%) Algorithms
2 74 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
3 72 (14.72%) Computer Science
4 28 (5.73%) Credit Risk
5 13 (2.66%) User Experience
6 7 (1.43%) Fintech
7 6 (1.23%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.23%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.02%) FMCG
8 5 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (1.02%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.02%) Robotics
8 5 (1.02%) Social Media
9 4 (0.82%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.82%) NHS
9 4 (0.82%) Replication
10 3 (0.61%) Clustering
10 3 (0.61%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.61%) Social Network
10 3 (0.61%) VWAP
Operating Systems
1 60 (12.27%) Linux
2 31 (6.34%) Unix
3 6 (1.23%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.61%) Android
4 3 (0.61%) CentOS
4 3 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (0.61%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.41%) Windows
6 1 (0.20%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (34.15%) Analytics
2 100 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
3 95 (19.43%) Mathematics
4 93 (19.02%) Statistics
5 92 (18.81%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (14.93%) DevOps
7 68 (13.91%) Visualisation
8 66 (13.50%) MapReduce
9 54 (11.04%) Software Engineering
10 44 (9.00%) Data Engineering
10 44 (9.00%) Data Modelling
11 43 (8.79%) Data Visualisation
12 42 (8.59%) Open Source
13 39 (7.98%) ETL
14 38 (7.77%) Artificial Intelligence
15 37 (7.57%) Data Analysis
16 35 (7.16%) Continuous Integration
16 35 (7.16%) Data Analytics
16 35 (7.16%) Statistical Analysis
17 30 (6.13%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 305 (62.37%) Python
2 182 (37.22%) R
3 173 (35.38%) Scala
4 153 (31.29%) Java
5 127 (25.97%) SQL
6 46 (9.41%) JavaScript
7 41 (8.38%) C++
8 37 (7.57%) MATLAB
9 22 (4.50%) Bash Shell
10 21 (4.29%) C#
11 10 (2.04%) Perl
12 9 (1.84%) C
13 6 (1.23%) PHP
13 6 (1.23%) Ruby
14 4 (0.82%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.61%) Apple Swift
15 3 (0.61%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.41%) CoffeeScript
16 2 (0.41%) Groovy
16 2 (0.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 60 (12.27%) Degree
2 48 (9.82%) PhD
3 4 (0.82%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.61%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.41%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.41%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.43%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.02%) QA
3 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.20%) GxP
4 1 (0.20%) HL7
System Software
1 29 (5.93%) Apache Flume
2 27 (5.52%) Docker
3 18 (3.68%) HDFS
4 3 (0.61%) Snort
5 2 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 40 (8.18%) Opscode Chef
2 32 (6.54%) Ansible
3 29 (5.93%) Puppet
4 24 (4.91%) Hadoop YARN
5 10 (2.04%) Oozie
6 9 (1.84%) Kibana
6 9 (1.84%) Terraform
7 7 (1.43%) Ambari
8 6 (1.23%) Mesos
9 5 (1.02%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.61%) Nagios
10 3 (0.61%) OSSEC
11 2 (0.41%) Grafana
11 2 (0.41%) Salt
12 1 (0.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 1 (0.20%) CFEngine
12 1 (0.20%) logstash
Vendors
1 58 (11.86%) Tableau
2 29 (5.93%) Hortonworks
3 26 (5.32%) Microsoft
3 26 (5.32%) Oracle
4 15 (3.07%) Google
5 13 (2.66%) Cognos
6 11 (2.25%) IBM
7 10 (2.04%) Informatica
8 8 (1.64%) Alteryx
8 8 (1.64%) RapidMiner
8 8 (1.64%) SAP
8 8 (1.64%) Talend
9 6 (1.23%) Cloudera
9 6 (1.23%) Platfora
10 4 (0.82%) MuleSoft
10 4 (0.82%) Teradata
11 3 (0.61%) Adobe
11 3 (0.61%) MapR
11 3 (0.61%) Splunk
12 2 (0.41%) Facebook
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