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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Machine Learning
Rank 384 389 389
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 24 24 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.10% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.13% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 8
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£575 £563 £473
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £450 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £678 £668 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £613 - £263
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £90.00 - -
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
17438 18453 16994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 78.30% 78.06% 77.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12215 13061 11828
Average daily rate £450 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 225 224
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +18 5 £575 +4.54% 7
Machine Learning
England

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 34 (82.93%) Big Data
2 33 (80.49%) Hadoop
3 29 (70.73%) Python
4 23 (56.10%) Statistics
5 22 (53.66%) Java
6 20 (48.78%) R
7 16 (39.02%) Analytics
7 16 (39.02%) Apache Spark
8 13 (31.71%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (31.71%) Scala
8 13 (31.71%) Data Mining
9 12 (29.27%) C++
10 11 (26.83%) SQL
10 11 (26.83%) Apache
11 10 (24.39%) Apache Hive
12 9 (21.95%) Data Analysis
12 9 (21.95%) PhD
12 9 (21.95%) SAS
13 8 (19.51%) UNIX
13 8 (19.51%) Finance
13 8 (19.51%) Cloudera
13 8 (19.51%) MapReduce
13 8 (19.51%) Data Governance
13 8 (19.51%) HBase
13 8 (19.51%) Physics
13 8 (19.51%) Elasticsearch
14 7 (17.07%) Tableau
15 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
15 6 (14.63%) Mathematics
15 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development

Machine Learning
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 16 (39.02%) Apache Spark
2 11 (26.83%) Apache
3 9 (21.95%) SAS
4 8 (19.51%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (7.32%) Apache Pig
6 1 (2.44%) Node.js
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SPSS
1 1 (2.44%) Weka
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.44%) IaaS
2 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (82.93%) Big Data
2 33 (80.49%) Hadoop
3 13 (31.71%) Data Mining
4 10 (24.39%) Apache Hive
5 8 (19.51%) HBase
6 6 (14.63%) Text Mining
7 4 (9.76%) NoSQL
7 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (7.32%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
9 2 (4.88%) CouchDB
9 2 (4.88%) OpenTSDB
9 2 (4.88%) Impala
9 2 (4.88%) Sqoop
10 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (2.44%) Mahout
10 1 (2.44%) Pentaho
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Retail
3 4 (9.76%) Investment Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Front Office
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Data Scientist
2 9 (21.95%) Consultant
2 9 (21.95%) Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Scala Developer
4 5 (12.20%) Data Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Big Data Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Java Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Head of Data Management
7 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Hadoop Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Big Data Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Digital Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Digital Technical Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Senior Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Data Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Pandas
1 3 (7.32%) HTML
1 3 (7.32%) NumPy
1 3 (7.32%) Matplotlib
1 3 (7.32%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.88%) RESTful
2 2 (4.88%) Kafka
2 2 (4.88%) D3.js
2 2 (4.88%) HTML5
2 2 (4.88%) Lucene
2 2 (4.88%) Web Services
2 2 (4.88%) XML
3 1 (2.44%) Apache Avro
3 1 (2.44%) OpenNLP
3 1 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.44%) SAX
3 1 (2.44%) DOM
3 1 (2.44%) CSS
3 1 (2.44%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 23 (56.10%) Statistics
2 13 (31.71%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (19.51%) Physics
4 6 (14.63%) Computer Science
4 6 (14.63%) Mathematics
4 6 (14.63%) Algorithms
5 4 (9.76%) Visualisation
5 4 (9.76%) Credit Risk
6 2 (4.88%) Reference Data
6 2 (4.88%) Open Source
6 2 (4.88%) Social Network
6 2 (4.88%) Hedge funds
6 2 (4.88%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (4.88%) Neural Network
7 1 (2.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (2.44%) Statistical Arbitrage
7 1 (2.44%) Applied Mathematics
7 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Analytics
2 9 (21.95%) Data Analysis
3 8 (19.51%) MapReduce
3 8 (19.51%) Data Governance
4 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.63%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.76%) Logistic Regression
5 4 (9.76%) Cluster Analysis
5 4 (9.76%) Predictive Modelling
5 4 (9.76%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.32%) Time Series Forecasting
6 3 (7.32%) Linear Regression
6 3 (7.32%) Statistical Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) Regression Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) Data Visualisation
6 3 (7.32%) Data Architecture
7 2 (4.88%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (4.88%) Business Development
7 2 (4.88%) Statistical Modelling
7 2 (4.88%) Parallel Processing
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) Python
2 22 (53.66%) Java
3 20 (48.78%) R
4 13 (31.71%) Scala
5 12 (29.27%) C++
6 11 (26.83%) SQL
7 4 (9.76%) MATLAB
8 3 (7.32%) Shell Script
8 3 (7.32%) C
8 3 (7.32%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.88%) Clojure
9 2 (4.88%) Ruby
10 1 (2.44%) C#
10 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (21.95%) PhD
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) HDFS
2 2 (4.88%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Graphite
2 1 (2.44%) Oozie
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) StatsD
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Cloudera
2 7 (17.07%) Tableau
3 2 (4.88%) Splunk
3 2 (4.88%) Teradata
3 2 (4.88%) SAP
3 2 (4.88%) Palantir
4 1 (2.44%) Apigee
4 1 (2.44%) Mashery
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Informatica
4 1 (2.44%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle
4 1 (2.44%) Business Objects
London
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Rate: £400 - £600 per day
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