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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Machine Learning
Rank 400 406 384
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -22
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 13 14 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.055% 0.058% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 0.074% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 37
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £270 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £580 £630
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 £575 £279
% change year-on-year
- +106.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £20.00
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
18950 18955 19371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.97% 79.16% 78.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13553 13216 13545
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 218 237
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.62 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.75% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

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 4 September 2015.

Machine Learning Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 September 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 +8 3 £575 - 2
Machine Learning
England

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 22 (73.33%) Hadoop
2 21 (70.00%) Python
3 20 (66.67%) Big Data
4 16 (53.33%) R
5 12 (40.00%) C++
6 11 (36.67%) Data Analysis
6 11 (36.67%) Apache Hive
7 10 (33.33%) Cloudera
7 10 (33.33%) PhD
7 10 (33.33%) SQL
8 9 (30.00%) Statistics
8 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
8 9 (30.00%) Analytics
9 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
9 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (23.33%) Credit Risk
10 6 (20.00%) Java
10 6 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
10 6 (20.00%) Algorithms
10 6 (20.00%) MapReduce
11 5 (16.67%) HBase
11 5 (16.67%) Apache Pig
11 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (16.67%) Manufacturing
11 5 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
11 5 (16.67%) Logistic Regression
11 5 (16.67%) Banking
11 5 (16.67%) Investment Banking
12 4 (13.33%) Finance

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 5 (16.67%) Apache Pig
1 5 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (13.33%) Apache Spark
3 2 (6.67%) SAS
3 2 (6.67%) Node.js
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) IaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (73.33%) Hadoop
2 20 (66.67%) Big Data
3 11 (36.67%) Apache Hive
4 5 (16.67%) HBase
5 4 (13.33%) Data Mining
6 3 (10.00%) Text Mining
6 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (10.00%) NoSQL
7 2 (6.67%) MySQL
8 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
8 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
8 1 (3.33%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 5 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 5 (16.67%) Banking
1 5 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Data Scientist
2 5 (16.67%) Data Consultant
2 5 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Big Data Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Data Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Big Data Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Digital Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Digital Technical Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Scala Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) NumPy
1 3 (10.00%) Matplotlib
1 3 (10.00%) Pandas
2 1 (3.33%) Meteor
2 1 (3.33%) Spring Boot
2 1 (3.33%) CSS3
2 1 (3.33%) D3.js
2 1 (3.33%) Kafka
2 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
2 1 (3.33%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) Spring
2 1 (3.33%) Velocity
2 1 (3.33%) jQuery
2 1 (3.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Statistics
1 9 (30.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (23.33%) Credit Risk
2 7 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (20.00%) Algorithms
4 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (6.67%) Physics
5 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
5 2 (6.67%) Neural Network
6 1 (3.33%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (3.33%) Animation
6 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) UNIX
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Data Analysis
2 9 (30.00%) Analytics
3 7 (23.33%) Mentoring
4 6 (20.00%) MapReduce
4 6 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
5 5 (16.67%) Logistic Regression
5 5 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) Cluster Analysis
7 3 (10.00%) Data Architecture
7 3 (10.00%) Deep Learning
8 2 (6.67%) Algorithmic Trading
8 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.33%) TDD
9 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.33%) OO
9 1 (3.33%) CRM
9 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.33%) Validation
9 1 (3.33%) Scrum
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) Python
2 16 (53.33%) R
3 12 (40.00%) C++
4 10 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (20.00%) Java
6 4 (13.33%) MATLAB
6 4 (13.33%) Scala
7 3 (10.00%) C
8 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.33%) Perl
9 1 (3.33%) PHP
9 1 (3.33%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) PhD
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) HDFS
2 1 (3.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.33%) StatsD
2 1 (3.33%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Cloudera
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Teradata
3 1 (3.33%) Tableau
3 1 (3.33%) Apigee
3 1 (3.33%) Mashery