The first table below looks at the demand for Pattern Recognition 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 Pattern Recognition over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pattern Recognition
Rank 565 525 560
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +35
Contract jobs citing Pattern Recognition 1 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.009% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.003% 0.012% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate - £550 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +175.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £200
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38680 32060 38909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.86% 73.00% 69.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 24376 19605 22634
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1128 1017 1335
Average hourly rate £27.50 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £13.55 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Pattern Recognition
UK

Pattern Recognition
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Pattern Recognition across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Pattern Recognition Jobs Demand Trend in England

Pattern Recognition
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Pattern Recognition Daily Rate Trend in England

Pattern Recognition
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 Pattern Recognition within the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -39 1 - - 4
South East - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Pattern Recognition
UK

Pattern Recognition
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Pattern Recognition 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 Pattern Recognition.

1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) SPSS
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis

Pattern Recognition
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Pattern Recognition 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 Pattern Recognition. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Taxonomies
2 1 (33.33%) Ontologies
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Document Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Information Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM