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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Natural Language Processing
Rank 573 589 576
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -13
Contract jobs citing Natural Language Processing 23 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.049% 0.008% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.031% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 1 1
Average daily rate £520 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £520 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+15.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Natural Language Processing
UK

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
13519 12732 12319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.65% 27.04% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9470 8568 7886
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 248 179 254
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £20.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £46.28 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing across the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Natural Language Processing Daily Rate Histogram in England

Natural Language Processing
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Natural Language Processing Hourly Rate Trend in England

Natural Language Processing
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 Natural Language Processing within the England region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South East +29 13 £520 +15.55%
London +11 7 £550 - 6
East of England - 2 £350 - 1
North West - 1 £420 -
Natural Language Processing
UK

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 46 (90.20%) Analytics
2 44 (86.27%) Machine Learning
3 41 (80.39%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (72.55%) Java
5 36 (70.59%) Data Modelling
5 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (70.59%) Data Analysis
5 36 (70.59%) Content Enrichment
5 36 (70.59%) Data Analytics
6 35 (68.63%) Big Data
6 35 (68.63%) Algorithms
6 35 (68.63%) Content Management
6 35 (68.63%) Waterfall
6 35 (68.63%) Degree
7 34 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 34 (66.67%) Zachman Framework
7 34 (66.67%) TOGAF
7 34 (66.67%) Python
7 34 (66.67%) JavaScript
8 33 (64.71%) MongoDB
9 30 (58.82%) NoSQL
10 29 (56.86%) Publishing
11 28 (54.90%) Hadoop
11 28 (54.90%) AngularJS
12 27 (52.94%) Selenium
12 27 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
12 27 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
12 27 (52.94%) Node.js
12 27 (52.94%) WebSphere
12 27 (52.94%) J2EE

Natural Language Processing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 27 (52.94%) Node.js
1 27 (52.94%) WebLogic
1 27 (52.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 27 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
1 27 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (21.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.80%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.96%) SSL
2 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (68.63%) Big Data
2 33 (64.71%) MongoDB
3 30 (58.82%) NoSQL
4 28 (54.90%) Hadoop
5 6 (11.76%) Data Mining
6 5 (9.80%) Relational Database
7 4 (7.84%) Neo4j
7 4 (7.84%) QlikView
7 4 (7.84%) Text Mining
8 1 (1.96%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (1.96%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.96%) MarkLogic
8 1 (1.96%) MySQL
8 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.96%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 27 (52.94%) Selenium
2 1 (1.96%) Maven
General
1 29 (56.86%) Publishing
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (70.59%) Architect
1 36 (70.59%) Solutions Architect
2 19 (37.25%) Data Architect
3 16 (31.37%) Big Data Architect
3 16 (31.37%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 11 (21.57%) AWS Architect
5 7 (13.73%) Data Scientist
5 7 (13.73%) Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Digital Developer
8 3 (5.88%) Java Architect
8 3 (5.88%) Java Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.92%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (3.92%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Python Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.92%) SQL Developer
10 1 (1.96%) Data Analytics Consultant
10 1 (1.96%) Data Business Analyst
10 1 (1.96%) Machine Learning Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (54.90%) AngularJS
2 27 (52.94%) J2EE
3 7 (13.73%) HTML
4 5 (9.80%) .NET
4 5 (9.80%) REST
5 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
5 4 (7.84%) JAX-RS
6 3 (5.88%) CSS
6 3 (5.88%) jQuery
7 2 (3.92%) CSS3
7 2 (3.92%) Django
7 2 (3.92%) HTML5
7 2 (3.92%) RESTful
7 2 (3.92%) Web Services
8 1 (1.96%) JSON
8 1 (1.96%) Spring
8 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (80.39%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (68.63%) Algorithms
3 6 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.84%) Neural Network
4 4 (7.84%) Social Network
4 4 (7.84%) Statistics
4 4 (7.84%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.92%) Life Science
5 2 (3.92%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.96%) Linked Data
6 1 (1.96%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.84%) Linux
1 4 (7.84%) Mac OS X
1 4 (7.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (90.20%) Analytics
2 44 (86.27%) Machine Learning
3 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (70.59%) Content Enrichment
3 36 (70.59%) Data Analysis
3 36 (70.59%) Data Analytics
3 36 (70.59%) Data Modelling
4 35 (68.63%) Content Management
4 35 (68.63%) Waterfall
5 34 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 34 (66.67%) TOGAF
5 34 (66.67%) Zachman Framework
6 11 (21.57%) Mentoring
7 6 (11.76%) Web Design
8 5 (9.80%) Predictive Modelling
8 5 (9.80%) Statistical Modelling
9 4 (7.84%) Data Governance
9 4 (7.84%) Open Source
9 4 (7.84%) Predictive Analytics
9 4 (7.84%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 37 (72.55%) Java
2 34 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 34 (66.67%) Python
3 6 (11.76%) SQL
4 5 (9.80%) R
5 4 (7.84%) C++
6 1 (1.96%) SPARQL
6 1 (1.96%) XPath
6 1 (1.96%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 35 (68.63%) Degree
2 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Alteryx
1 4 (7.84%) Tableau
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle