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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Natural Language Processing over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Natural Language Processing
Rank 604 - 585
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Natural Language Processing 9 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.018% - 0.021%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.065% - 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 8
Median daily rate £563 - £520
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 - £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 - £685
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 - £520
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.52 - -
UK excluding London median 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
13924 13441 13271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.28% 27.29% 27.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 9980 9024 8932
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 185 166
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £17.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

Natural Language Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Natural Language Processing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing within the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 3 £563 - 18
South West - 3 £850 - 2
South East - 2 £438 - 6
North West - 1 £500 - 1
Natural Language Processing
UK

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Natural Language Processing 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 Natural Language Processing.

1 13 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 13 (50.00%) Analytics
2 12 (46.15%) Big Data
3 11 (42.31%) Java
4 9 (34.62%) Python
4 9 (34.62%) MongoDB
4 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (30.77%) Degree
5 8 (30.77%) Data Mining
5 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 8 (30.77%) SQL
6 7 (26.92%) HTML
6 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
6 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (26.92%) Algorithms
7 6 (23.08%) Content Enrichment
7 6 (23.08%) Web Design
7 6 (23.08%) Data Analysis
7 6 (23.08%) Finance
7 6 (23.08%) Statistical Analysis
7 6 (23.08%) Neo4j
8 5 (19.23%) R
8 5 (19.23%) REST
8 5 (19.23%) Predictive Modelling
8 5 (19.23%) Hadoop
8 5 (19.23%) Text Mining
8 5 (19.23%) HTTP
8 5 (19.23%) Unix
8 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
9 4 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design

Natural Language Processing
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 2 (7.69%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.85%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) SPSS
2 1 (3.85%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.85%) SSL
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) Big Data
2 9 (34.62%) MongoDB
3 8 (30.77%) Data Mining
4 6 (23.08%) Neo4j
5 5 (19.23%) Hadoop
5 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
5 5 (19.23%) Text Mining
6 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
7 3 (11.54%) Apache Hive
7 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (7.69%) Impala
8 2 (7.69%) Mahout
9 1 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (3.85%) CouchDB
9 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (3.85%) MarkLogic
9 1 (3.85%) MySQL
9 1 (3.85%) QlikView
9 1 (3.85%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Vagrant
1 2 (7.69%) Yeoman
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.85%) Bulgarian Language
3 1 (3.85%) Estonian Language
3 1 (3.85%) Latvian Language
3 1 (3.85%) Lithuanian Language
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Publishing
3 1 (3.85%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 7 (26.92%) Data Scientist
3 6 (23.08%) Java Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Digital Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Data Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Java Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Python Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Machine Learning Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 1 (3.85%) SDLC Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) HTML
2 5 (19.23%) REST
3 4 (15.38%) Dropwizard
3 4 (15.38%) Hibernate
3 4 (15.38%) JAX-RS
4 3 (11.54%) CSS
4 3 (11.54%) jQuery
4 3 (11.54%) scikit-learn
4 3 (11.54%) SciPy
5 2 (7.69%) .NET
5 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 2 (7.69%) Cascalog
5 2 (7.69%) CSS3
5 2 (7.69%) D3.js
5 2 (7.69%) Django
5 2 (7.69%) HTML5
5 2 (7.69%) Pandas
5 2 (7.69%) RESTful
5 2 (7.69%) Web Services
6 1 (3.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (26.92%) Algorithms
3 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 4 (15.38%) Visualisation
4 3 (11.54%) Hedge funds
5 2 (7.69%) Life Science
5 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
6 1 (3.85%) Fintech
6 1 (3.85%) Linked Data
6 1 (3.85%) Neural Network
6 1 (3.85%) Semantic Web
6 1 (3.85%) Social Network
6 1 (3.85%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Unix
2 4 (15.38%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Analytics
1 13 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) Data Modelling
3 6 (23.08%) Content Enrichment
3 6 (23.08%) Data Analysis
3 6 (23.08%) Statistical Analysis
3 6 (23.08%) Web Design
4 5 (19.23%) Predictive Modelling
5 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 4 (15.38%) Content Management
5 4 (15.38%) Data Analytics
5 4 (15.38%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (15.38%) Open Source
5 4 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 4 (15.38%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) Python
3 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 5 (19.23%) R
5 3 (11.54%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.69%) C++
6 2 (7.69%) Clojure
6 2 (7.69%) VBA
7 1 (3.85%) C
7 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.85%) SPARQL
7 1 (3.85%) XPath
7 1 (3.85%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) PhD
3 2 (7.69%) ISEB
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Alteryx
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Tableau