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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Machine Learning
Rank 340 355 376
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +21
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 71 50 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.30% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 41 15
Average daily rate £550 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £375 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £563 £330 £400
% change year-on-year
+70.45% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - -
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
17610 16725 17372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.27% 80.29% 80.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12571 11968 11925
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 195 238
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £23.67
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -9.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Machine Learning across the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Machine Learning Daily Rate Histogram in London

Machine Learning
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Machine Learning Hourly 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 5 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
City of London +31 3 £388 -22.50% 24
Canary Wharf - 1 £650 -
Machine Learning
England

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 69 (59.48%) Python
2 66 (56.90%) Analytics
3 55 (47.41%) Hadoop
4 51 (43.97%) Big Data
5 43 (37.07%) Apache Spark
6 42 (36.21%) Java
7 41 (35.34%) R
8 40 (34.48%) Apache Hive
9 37 (31.90%) Data Analytics
10 33 (28.45%) SQL
11 31 (26.72%) Analytical Skills
12 29 (25.00%) Scala
13 28 (24.14%) Finance
14 27 (23.28%) Computer Science
15 25 (21.55%) Data Mining
16 24 (20.69%) MongoDB
17 23 (19.83%) NoSQL
18 22 (18.97%) C++
19 21 (18.10%) HBase
20 19 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
21 18 (15.52%) Algorithms
22 17 (14.66%) Linux
22 17 (14.66%) PhD
23 16 (13.79%) Apache Cassandra
23 16 (13.79%) Software Engineering
23 16 (13.79%) Apache Pig
23 16 (13.79%) Elasticsearch
24 15 (12.93%) Statistics
24 15 (12.93%) Degree
24 15 (12.93%) Predictive Analytics

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 43 (37.07%) Apache Spark
2 16 (13.79%) Apache Pig
2 16 (13.79%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (10.34%) SAS
4 9 (7.76%) Node.js
5 8 (6.90%) Apache
6 3 (2.59%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.86%) DNN
Applications
1 8 (6.90%) SPSS
2 4 (3.45%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.59%) CPLEX
4 1 (0.86%) MS Office
4 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.86%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.21%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.90%) Amazon S3
3 6 (5.17%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.31%) Google Analytics
4 5 (4.31%) SaaS
5 4 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.86%) Heroku
7 1 (0.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.17%) Internet
2 4 (3.45%) DNS
2 4 (3.45%) SNA
3 3 (2.59%) Firewall
3 3 (2.59%) HTTP
3 3 (2.59%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.59%) VPN
4 2 (1.72%) Wireless
5 1 (0.86%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (47.41%) Hadoop
2 51 (43.97%) Big Data
3 40 (34.48%) Apache Hive
4 25 (21.55%) Data Mining
5 24 (20.69%) MongoDB
6 23 (19.83%) NoSQL
7 21 (18.10%) HBase
8 16 (13.79%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (11.21%) Text Mining
10 9 (7.76%) QlikView
10 9 (7.76%) Relational Database
11 8 (6.90%) CouchDB
11 8 (6.90%) MySQL
12 7 (6.03%) Sqoop
13 5 (4.31%) Redis
14 4 (3.45%) Impala
14 4 (3.45%) Spark SQL
15 3 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
15 3 (2.59%) SAS Enterprise Miner
16 2 (1.72%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Grunt
1 3 (2.59%) gulp
1 3 (2.59%) Protractor
1 3 (2.59%) TeamCity
1 3 (2.59%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.72%) Selenium
3 1 (0.86%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.86%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.86%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (0.86%) Maven
3 1 (0.86%) Redmine
General
1 28 (24.14%) Finance
2 13 (11.21%) Banking
3 12 (10.34%) Marketing
4 8 (6.90%) Retail
5 4 (3.45%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.59%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.59%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.59%) Online Betting
6 3 (2.59%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.86%) Electronics
7 1 (0.86%) Front Office
7 1 (0.86%) Local Government
7 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (31.90%) Developer
2 28 (24.14%) Data Scientist
3 11 (9.48%) Big Data Engineer
4 10 (8.62%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 9 (7.76%) Python Developer
6 8 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 8 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (5.17%) Agile Developer
7 6 (5.17%) Analyst
7 6 (5.17%) Big Data Developer
7 6 (5.17%) Node.js Developer
7 6 (5.17%) Scala Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Architect
8 5 (4.31%) Big Data Architect
8 5 (4.31%) Hadoop Engineer
8 5 (4.31%) Senior Developer
8 5 (4.31%) Software Developer
9 4 (3.45%) Data Analyst
9 4 (3.45%) SEO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.93%) HTML
2 10 (8.62%) .NET
2 10 (8.62%) AngularJS
3 9 (7.76%) CSS
3 9 (7.76%) HTML5
3 9 (7.76%) Kafka
3 9 (7.76%) Pandas
4 8 (6.90%) Web Services
5 7 (6.03%) D3.js
5 7 (6.03%) jQuery
5 7 (6.03%) NumPy
5 7 (6.03%) REST
5 7 (6.03%) scikit-learn
6 6 (5.17%) Django
6 6 (5.17%) Natural Language Processing
7 5 (4.31%) CSS3
7 5 (4.31%) Lucene
7 5 (4.31%) Matplotlib
7 5 (4.31%) Spring
7 5 (4.31%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.72%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (23.28%) Computer Science
3 18 (15.52%) Algorithms
4 15 (12.93%) Statistics
5 13 (11.21%) Visualisation
6 8 (6.90%) Mathematics
6 8 (6.90%) Mobile App
7 7 (6.03%) Management Information System
8 6 (5.17%) Neural Network
8 6 (5.17%) Social Network
9 5 (4.31%) Animation
9 5 (4.31%) Artificial Intelligence
10 4 (3.45%) Physics
11 3 (2.59%) Applied Mathematics
11 3 (2.59%) Data Centre
12 2 (1.72%) Cryptocurrency
12 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (1.72%) Linked Data
12 2 (1.72%) Smart Energy
12 2 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.66%) Linux
2 9 (7.76%) Unix
3 3 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (2.59%) Windows
4 2 (1.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (56.90%) Analytics
2 37 (31.90%) Data Analytics
3 19 (16.38%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (13.79%) Software Engineering
5 15 (12.93%) Data Analysis
5 15 (12.93%) Predictive Analytics
6 14 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (10.34%) Data Management
7 12 (10.34%) Predictive Modelling
8 10 (8.62%) Big Data Analytics
8 10 (8.62%) DevOps
8 10 (8.62%) MapReduce
9 9 (7.76%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (7.76%) Open Source
9 9 (7.76%) TDD
10 8 (6.90%) Data Visualisation
10 8 (6.90%) OO
10 8 (6.90%) Statistical Modelling
11 7 (6.03%) BDD
11 7 (6.03%) Cluster Analysis
Programming Languages
1 69 (59.48%) Python
2 42 (36.21%) Java
3 41 (35.34%) R
4 33 (28.45%) SQL
5 29 (25.00%) Scala
6 22 (18.97%) C++
7 13 (11.21%) JavaScript
8 8 (6.90%) C#
8 8 (6.90%) MATLAB
9 5 (4.31%) C
9 5 (4.31%) CoffeeScript
9 5 (4.31%) Perl
10 4 (3.45%) PHP
10 4 (3.45%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.59%) Ruby
12 2 (1.72%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.72%) F#
13 1 (0.86%) Clojure
13 1 (0.86%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 17 (14.66%) PhD
2 15 (12.93%) Degree
3 4 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.72%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.72%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.86%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) Data Quality
1 5 (4.31%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (5.17%) Apache Flume
1 6 (5.17%) Docker
2 4 (3.45%) HDFS
3 1 (0.86%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (8.62%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (6.90%) Puppet
3 3 (2.59%) Hadoop YARN
3 3 (2.59%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.86%) Ansible
4 1 (0.86%) Nagios
4 1 (0.86%) Oozie
4 1 (0.86%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 10 (8.62%) Tableau
2 9 (7.76%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.03%) Cloudera
3 7 (6.03%) Google
4 5 (4.31%) Alteryx
5 4 (3.45%) Palantir
6 3 (2.59%) ILOG
6 3 (2.59%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.59%) Twitter
7 2 (1.72%) Adobe
7 2 (1.72%) Hortonworks
7 2 (1.72%) SAP
7 2 (1.72%) Teradata
8 1 (0.86%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle
8 1 (0.86%) TIBCO
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Posted: 4 hours ago
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