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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Machine Learning over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Machine Learning
Rank 320 390 402
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +12
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 126 34 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.64% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 26 22
Median daily rate £550 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £413 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £520 £575
% change year-on-year
-27.88% -9.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 - -
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
19768 19565 19558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 85.81% 82.47% 81.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 14139 13956 13585
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 217 230
Median hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.17 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Machine Learning
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Machine Learning as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
City of London +28 11 £525 -8.69% 21
Westminster - 2 - -
Feltham - 1 £475 -
Machine Learning
England

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Machine Learning 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 London region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 124 (63.27%) Python
2 98 (50.00%) Analytics
3 95 (48.47%) R
4 87 (44.39%) Big Data
5 73 (37.24%) Apache Spark
5 73 (37.24%) Hadoop
6 64 (32.65%) SQL
7 63 (32.14%) Algorithms
8 51 (26.02%) Visualisation
9 50 (25.51%) Degree
10 49 (25.00%) PhD
11 47 (23.98%) Computer Science
12 46 (23.47%) Scala
13 44 (22.45%) Statistics
14 40 (20.41%) Java
15 39 (19.90%) Finance
16 38 (19.39%) Analytical Skills
17 37 (18.88%) Business Intelligence
18 36 (18.37%) Mathematics
19 34 (17.35%) Data Analytics
20 31 (15.82%) Tableau
20 31 (15.82%) Apache Hive
21 28 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
22 27 (13.78%) SAS
22 27 (13.78%) JavaScript
22 27 (13.78%) Linux
22 27 (13.78%) NoSQL
23 26 (13.27%) Artificial Intelligence
23 26 (13.27%) Software Engineering
24 23 (11.73%) Statistical Modelling

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 73 (37.24%) Apache Spark
2 27 (13.78%) SAS
3 13 (6.63%) Apache
4 10 (5.10%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (4.59%) nginx
6 7 (3.57%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.53%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.02%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.51%) Drupal
9 1 (0.51%) IPython
9 1 (0.51%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (3.57%) SPSS
2 5 (2.55%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.53%) Stata
4 2 (1.02%) Mathematica
4 2 (1.02%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.55%) Amazon S3
3 5 (2.55%) Google Analytics
4 4 (2.04%) GitHub
5 2 (1.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.02%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (1.02%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (1.02%) Heroku
6 1 (0.51%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.51%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.51%) IaaS
6 1 (0.51%) PaaS
6 1 (0.51%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.57%) HTTP
2 5 (2.55%) Network Security
3 2 (1.02%) Internet
4 1 (0.51%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (44.39%) Big Data
2 73 (37.24%) Hadoop
3 31 (15.82%) Apache Hive
4 27 (13.78%) NoSQL
5 20 (10.20%) QlikView
6 19 (9.69%) Data Mining
7 15 (7.65%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (5.61%) MySQL
8 11 (5.61%) Spotfire
9 8 (4.08%) MongoDB
9 8 (4.08%) Relational Database
10 6 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (2.04%) Mixpanel
11 4 (2.04%) SQL Server
11 4 (2.04%) Text Mining
12 3 (1.53%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.53%) HBase
12 3 (1.53%) Impala
12 3 (1.53%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (4.08%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.55%) GoCD
3 4 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.04%) Maven
4 3 (1.53%) Ant
4 3 (1.53%) SonarQube
5 2 (1.02%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.02%) Grunt
5 2 (1.02%) gulp
5 2 (1.02%) Protractor
5 2 (1.02%) Selenium
5 2 (1.02%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.51%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.51%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 39 (19.90%) Finance
2 22 (11.22%) Marketing
3 17 (8.67%) Banking
4 5 (2.55%) Front Office
5 4 (2.04%) Games
5 4 (2.04%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.04%) Retail
6 2 (1.02%) Advertising
7 1 (0.51%) Back Office
7 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 78 (39.80%) Data Scientist
2 55 (28.06%) Developer
3 26 (13.27%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 16 (8.16%) Python Developer
5 13 (6.63%) Architect
6 11 (5.61%) Big Data Developer
6 11 (5.61%) Consultant
6 11 (5.61%) Data Engineer
7 7 (3.57%) Analyst
7 7 (3.57%) C# Developer
8 6 (3.06%) Data Architect
8 6 (3.06%) Machine Learning Consultant
8 6 (3.06%) Machine Learning Engineer
9 5 (2.55%) Data Analyst
9 5 (2.55%) Senior Data Scientist
9 5 (2.55%) Software Developer
9 5 (2.55%) Software Engineer
9 5 (2.55%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (2.55%) SQL Developer
10 4 (2.04%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.22%) D3.js
2 19 (9.69%) Kafka
3 18 (9.18%) Pandas
4 16 (8.16%) HTML
5 15 (7.65%) AngularJS
6 14 (7.14%) Natural Language Processing
7 13 (6.63%) .NET
7 13 (6.63%) Django
8 12 (6.12%) CSS
9 10 (5.10%) RabbitMQ
9 10 (5.10%) scikit-learn
10 8 (4.08%) MLlib
10 8 (4.08%) REST
11 6 (3.06%) jQuery
11 6 (3.06%) Node.js
11 6 (3.06%) RESTful
11 6 (3.06%) Web Services
12 5 (2.55%) React
12 5 (2.55%) SciPy
13 4 (2.04%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 63 (32.14%) Algorithms
2 51 (26.02%) Visualisation
3 47 (23.98%) Computer Science
4 44 (22.45%) Statistics
5 38 (19.39%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (18.37%) Mathematics
7 26 (13.27%) Artificial Intelligence
8 18 (9.18%) Applied Mathematics
9 11 (5.61%) Physics
10 9 (4.59%) Credit Risk
11 7 (3.57%) Neural Network
12 6 (3.06%) Fintech
12 6 (3.06%) User Experience
13 4 (2.04%) Psychology
13 4 (2.04%) TWAP
13 4 (2.04%) VWAP
14 3 (1.53%) Market Risk
14 3 (1.53%) Social Media
15 2 (1.02%) Data Structures
15 2 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.78%) Linux
2 7 (3.57%) Unix
3 5 (2.55%) Windows
4 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (50.00%) Analytics
2 37 (18.88%) Business Intelligence
3 34 (17.35%) Data Analytics
4 28 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (13.27%) Software Engineering
6 23 (11.73%) Statistical Modelling
7 22 (11.22%) DevOps
8 21 (10.71%) Open Source
9 20 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (9.69%) Data Analysis
10 19 (9.69%) E-Commerce
11 18 (9.18%) Predictive Analytics
11 18 (9.18%) Statistical Analysis
12 14 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
12 14 (7.14%) Deep Learning
13 13 (6.63%) Data Modelling
14 12 (6.12%) ETL
14 12 (6.12%) Prototyping
14 12 (6.12%) TDD
15 11 (5.61%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 124 (63.27%) Python
2 95 (48.47%) R
3 64 (32.65%) SQL
4 46 (23.47%) Scala
5 40 (20.41%) Java
6 27 (13.78%) JavaScript
7 20 (10.20%) MATLAB
8 18 (9.18%) C++
9 11 (5.61%) C#
10 9 (4.59%) Shell Script
11 8 (4.08%) Ruby
12 6 (3.06%) PHP
13 3 (1.53%) VBA
14 2 (1.02%) Erlang
14 2 (1.02%) F#
14 2 (1.02%) Go
14 2 (1.02%) Perl
15 1 (0.51%) ES6
15 1 (0.51%) Julia
15 1 (0.51%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 50 (25.51%) Degree
2 49 (25.00%) PhD
3 4 (2.04%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.51%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.04%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.06%) Docker
2 5 (2.55%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.51%) HDFS
3 1 (0.51%) Snort
3 1 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.55%) Ansible
2 5 (2.55%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.04%) Nagios
4 3 (1.53%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.02%) Mesos
5 2 (1.02%) Puppet
6 1 (0.51%) Oozie
6 1 (0.51%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 31 (15.82%) Tableau
2 11 (5.61%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.10%) Google
4 7 (3.57%) IBM
4 7 (3.57%) Oracle
5 5 (2.55%) Pega
5 5 (2.55%) Teradata
6 3 (1.53%) Cloudera
6 3 (1.53%) Facebook
6 3 (1.53%) New Relic
6 3 (1.53%) SAP
6 3 (1.53%) Twitter
7 2 (1.02%) Apple
7 2 (1.02%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.51%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.51%) Attivio
8 1 (0.51%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.51%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.51%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.51%) Splunk
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