The table below looks at the statistics for Natural Language Processing 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 Natural Language Processing over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Natural Language Processing
Rank - 560 525
Contract jobs citing Natural Language Processing 0 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.017% 0.009%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.060% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Average daily rate
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- £520 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £520 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13240 13258 11672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.33% 27.53% 27.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8921 8879 7543
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 171 339
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.66 £17.35 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £53.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

Natural Language Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Natural Language Processing across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Natural Language Processing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Natural Language Processing
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Natural Language Processing across the England region.

Natural Language Processing Daily Rate Trend in England

Natural Language Processing
Top 13 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Natural Language Processing 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 Natural Language Processing.

1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) MATLAB
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Retail
1 5 (83.33%) Hadoop
1 5 (83.33%) Visualisation
1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
1 5 (83.33%) R
1 5 (83.33%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) RDF
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) SPARQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java

Natural Language Processing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Natural Language Processing 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 Natural Language Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Hadoop
General
1 5 (83.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Data Scientist
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Open Source
1 5 (83.33%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) RDF
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Python
1 5 (83.33%) MATLAB
1 5 (83.33%) R
2 1 (16.67%) SPARQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java