The table below looks at the statistics for Machine Learning skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Machine Learning over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Machine Learning
Rank 395 393 393
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 12 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.064% 0.095%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.064% 0.080% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 21
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£500 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £650 £575 £295
% change year-on-year
+13.04% +94.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Machine Learning
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 London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18648 18639 19042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.14% 79.03% 78.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13359 13048 13217
Average daily rate £450 £445 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 220 229 271
Average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £76.50 £53.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Machine Learning
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Machine Learning Jobs Demand Trend in London

Machine Learning
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Machine Learning across the London region.

Machine Learning Daily Rate Trend in London

Machine Learning
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning within the London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
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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
City of London -10 3 £575 +4.54% 6
Machine Learning
England

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Machine Learning 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 Machine Learning.

1 29 (80.56%) Hadoop
2 26 (72.22%) Python
3 24 (66.67%) Big Data
4 21 (58.33%) R
5 15 (41.67%) PhD
6 14 (38.89%) C++
6 14 (38.89%) Apache Hive
7 13 (36.11%) SQL
7 13 (36.11%) Statistics
7 13 (36.11%) Analytics
7 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (33.33%) Data Analysis
9 11 (30.56%) Java
9 11 (30.56%) Cloudera
10 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
11 9 (25.00%) MapReduce
12 8 (22.22%) HBase
12 8 (22.22%) Apache Pig
12 8 (22.22%) Mathematics
12 8 (22.22%) Data Mining
12 8 (22.22%) SAS
12 8 (22.22%) Logistic Regression
12 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
13 7 (19.44%) Apache Spark
13 7 (19.44%) Finance
13 7 (19.44%) Credit Risk
14 6 (16.67%) Physics
14 6 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
14 6 (16.67%) Investment Banking
14 6 (16.67%) Banking

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Machine Learning 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 Machine Learning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.22%) SAS
1 8 (22.22%) Apache Pig
2 7 (19.44%) Apache Spark
3 5 (13.89%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (8.33%) Apache
5 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.78%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SPSS
1 1 (2.78%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) IaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (80.56%) Hadoop
2 24 (66.67%) Big Data
3 14 (38.89%) Apache Hive
4 8 (22.22%) HBase
4 8 (22.22%) Data Mining
5 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
6 4 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (11.11%) Text Mining
7 3 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (5.56%) MongoDB
9 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (2.78%) Mahout
9 1 (2.78%) Sqoop
9 1 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (2.78%) Impala
9 1 (2.78%) MySQL
9 1 (2.78%) Pentaho
9 1 (2.78%) CouchDB
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Banking
2 6 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.56%) Retail
5 1 (2.78%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Data Scientist
2 6 (16.67%) Consultant
2 6 (16.67%) Data Consultant
3 5 (13.89%) Big Data Consultant
4 3 (8.33%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Head of Data Management
5 2 (5.56%) Scala Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Hadoop Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Big Data Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Digital Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Digital Technical Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Scala Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.78%) Data Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) NumPy
1 3 (8.33%) Matplotlib
1 3 (8.33%) Pandas
2 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.56%) HTML
2 2 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (2.78%) DOM
3 1 (2.78%) SAX
3 1 (2.78%) Lucene
3 1 (2.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.78%) HTML5
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) D3.js
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Avro
3 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.78%) OpenNLP
3 1 (2.78%) GraphX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Statistics
1 13 (36.11%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (27.78%) Computer Science
3 8 (22.22%) Mathematics
4 7 (19.44%) Credit Risk
5 6 (16.67%) Physics
6 5 (13.89%) Algorithms
7 2 (5.56%) Hedge funds
7 2 (5.56%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (5.56%) Neural Network
8 1 (2.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 1 (2.78%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (2.78%) Reference Data
8 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
8 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
8 1 (2.78%) Social Network
8 1 (2.78%) Statistical Arbitrage
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) Analytics
2 12 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 9 (25.00%) MapReduce
4 8 (22.22%) Logistic Regression
4 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 6 (16.67%) Statistical Modelling
6 5 (13.89%) Statistical Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) Cluster Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Data Architecture
8 3 (8.33%) Predictive Modelling
8 3 (8.33%) Regression Analysis
8 3 (8.33%) Deep Learning
8 3 (8.33%) Time Series Forecasting
8 3 (8.33%) Linear Regression
9 2 (5.56%) Data Management
9 2 (5.56%) Low Latency
9 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.56%) Algorithmic Trading
9 2 (5.56%) OO
9 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) Python
2 21 (58.33%) R
3 14 (38.89%) C++
4 13 (36.11%) SQL
5 11 (30.56%) Java
6 5 (13.89%) MATLAB
7 4 (11.11%) Scala
8 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
8 3 (8.33%) C
9 2 (5.56%) Ruby
9 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
9 2 (5.56%) Clojure
10 1 (2.78%) Spark SQL
10 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) PhD
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) HDFS
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Graphite
2 1 (2.78%) Oozie
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.78%) StatsD
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Cloudera
2 5 (13.89%) Tableau
3 2 (5.56%) Teradata
3 2 (5.56%) Splunk
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) Informatica
4 1 (2.78%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.78%) Palantir
4 1 (2.78%) Apigee
4 1 (2.78%) Mashery
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