The first table below looks at the demand for Natural Language Processing 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 Natural Language Processing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the London region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Natural Language Processing
Rank - 388 -
Contract jobs citing Natural Language Processing 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.005% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.016% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7080 6238 7719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.26% 28.87% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5091 4525 5117
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 63 75
Average hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £163.00 £54.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Natural Language Processing
England

Natural Language Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Natural Language Processing across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Natural Language Processing Jobs Demand Trend in London

Natural Language Processing
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Natural Language Processing Daily Rate Trend in London

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Natural Language Processing 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 Natural Language Processing.

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Erlang
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Clojure
2 1 (50.00%) Active Record
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development

Natural Language Processing
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Natural Language Processing 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 Natural Language Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Active Record
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Erlang
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Clojure