The table below looks at the statistics for Natural Language Processing skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Natural Language Processing over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Natural Language Processing
Rank 419 - 430
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Natural Language Processing 21 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.092% - 0.033%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.26% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 6
Median daily rate £563 - £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 - £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £520 -
% change year-on-year
-11.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Natural Language Processing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7926 7403 7499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.56% 32.09% 30.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5871 5509 5421
Median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 50 39
Median hourly rate £46.50 £22.12 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.26% -44.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.76 £19.17 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £44.40 £137.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Natural Language Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Natural Language Processing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing across the London region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Natural Language Processing Daily Rate Histogram in London

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Natural Language Processing 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 Natural Language Processing.

1 15 (55.56%) Python
2 14 (51.85%) Machine Learning
3 13 (48.15%) Big Data
4 12 (44.44%) R
5 11 (40.74%) Hadoop
5 11 (40.74%) Information Retrieval
5 11 (40.74%) Apache Spark
5 11 (40.74%) PhD
5 11 (40.74%) C#
5 11 (40.74%) HTML
5 11 (40.74%) Data Mining
5 11 (40.74%) Artificial Intelligence
6 10 (37.04%) Statistical Analysis
6 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (37.04%) C++
6 10 (37.04%) Scala
6 10 (37.04%) Visualisation
6 10 (37.04%) Degree
6 10 (37.04%) Mathematics
6 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
6 10 (37.04%) Prototyping
7 9 (33.33%) QlikView
7 9 (33.33%) HTML5
7 9 (33.33%) Tableau
7 9 (33.33%) Deep Learning
7 9 (33.33%) .NET
7 9 (33.33%) CSS
7 9 (33.33%) Data Modelling
7 9 (33.33%) SOA
7 9 (33.33%) Statistics

Natural Language Processing
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 11 (40.74%) Apache Spark
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) Drupal
2 2 (7.41%) SAS
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SPSS
1 1 (3.70%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) LAN
1 8 (29.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) Big Data
2 11 (40.74%) Data Mining
2 11 (40.74%) Hadoop
3 9 (33.33%) QlikView
4 8 (29.63%) Spotfire
5 2 (7.41%) Text Mining
6 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
6 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.70%) Flink
6 1 (3.70%) Mahout
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
1 1 (3.70%) NUnit
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Architect
2 8 (29.63%) Applications Architect
2 8 (29.63%) Data Scientist
3 6 (22.22%) Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 5 (18.52%) Software Architect
5 4 (14.81%) Consultant
5 4 (14.81%) Machine Learning Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Big Data Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) C++ Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Data Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Python Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Web Applications Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Web Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Big Data Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Hadoop Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Linux Developer
7 1 (3.70%) PHP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) HTML
2 9 (33.33%) .NET
2 9 (33.33%) CSS
2 9 (33.33%) HTML5
3 8 (29.63%) D3.js
3 8 (29.63%) XML
3 8 (29.63%) XSLT
4 2 (7.41%) scikit-learn
5 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.70%) CSS3
5 1 (3.70%) iOS SDK
5 1 (3.70%) jQuery
5 1 (3.70%) Kafka
5 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (3.70%) NumPy
5 1 (3.70%) React
5 1 (3.70%) REST
5 1 (3.70%) SciPy
5 1 (3.70%) SOAP
5 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Artificial Intelligence
2 10 (37.04%) Computer Science
2 10 (37.04%) Mathematics
2 10 (37.04%) Visualisation
3 9 (33.33%) Statistics
4 8 (29.63%) Applied Mathematics
5 2 (7.41%) Algorithms
5 2 (7.41%) Neural Network
6 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.70%) Fintech
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
6 1 (3.70%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.41%) Android
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Mac OS
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Machine Learning
2 11 (40.74%) Information Retrieval
3 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (37.04%) Prototyping
3 10 (37.04%) Statistical Analysis
4 9 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 9 (33.33%) Deep Learning
4 9 (33.33%) SOA
5 8 (29.63%) Change Management
5 8 (29.63%) Network Design
5 8 (29.63%) Parallel Processing
5 8 (29.63%) Project Planning
5 8 (29.63%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (29.63%) Time Management
5 8 (29.63%) Web Design
6 4 (14.81%) Analytics
7 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.11%) iOS Development
8 2 (7.41%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.41%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) Python
2 12 (44.44%) R
3 11 (40.74%) C#
4 10 (37.04%) C++
4 10 (37.04%) Scala
5 8 (29.63%) PHP
6 4 (14.81%) Java
6 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.70%) SPARQL
7 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) PhD
2 10 (37.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Tableau
2 1 (3.70%) IBM