The table below looks at the statistics for Machine Learning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Machine Learning over the 3 months to 23 August 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Machine Learning
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £520 £575
% change year-on-year
-27.88% -9.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 - -
Machine Learning
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
378 506 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 82.00% 77.37% 79.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 295 201
Median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 63 45
Median hourly rate £36.00 £32.65 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.26% +5.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.15 £41.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +26.21%