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 31 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Natural Language Processing
Rank 418 - 416
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Natural Language Processing 3 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% - 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.043% - 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Median daily rate £563 - £488
90% offered a daily rate of more than £553 - £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 - £775
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 - £520
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.52 - -
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
6925 6853 6984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.98% 30.74% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5332 4928 5145
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 44 17
Median hourly rate £43.04 £22.18 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.02% -36.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £16.43 £25.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £52.17 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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
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 Natural Language Processing within the London region over the 3 months to 31 May 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 - 1 - - 2
Natural Language Processing
England

Natural Language Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 5 (55.56%) Python
1 5 (55.56%) R
1 5 (55.56%) Big Data
1 5 (55.56%) Machine Learning
2 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
2 4 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
2 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
2 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
3 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Apache Hive
4 2 (22.22%) VirtualBox
4 2 (22.22%) Apache Pig
4 2 (22.22%) D3.js
4 2 (22.22%) Mahout
4 2 (22.22%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (22.22%) Yeoman
4 2 (22.22%) Vagrant
4 2 (22.22%) Impala
4 2 (22.22%) Time Series Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Cascalog
4 2 (22.22%) Pandas
4 2 (22.22%) scikit-learn
4 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Neo4j
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Computer Science

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 2 (22.22%) Apache Pig
2 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SPSS
1 1 (11.11%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Big Data
2 4 (44.44%) Hadoop
2 4 (44.44%) MongoDB
3 3 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 3 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (22.22%) Impala
4 2 (22.22%) Mahout
4 2 (22.22%) Neo4j
4 2 (22.22%) Text Mining
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (11.11%) CouchDB
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) MarkLogic
5 1 (11.11%) MySQL
5 1 (11.11%) QlikView
5 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (11.11%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Vagrant
1 2 (22.22%) Yeoman
2 1 (11.11%) Maven
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Bulgarian Language
2 1 (11.11%) Estonian Language
2 1 (11.11%) Latvian Language
2 1 (11.11%) Lithuanian Language
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Romanian Language
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Data Scientist
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) C Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) Cascalog
1 2 (22.22%) D3.js
1 2 (22.22%) Pandas
1 2 (22.22%) scikit-learn
1 2 (22.22%) SciPy
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) Regular Expression
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Visualisation
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Fintech
3 1 (11.11%) Linked Data
3 1 (11.11%) Neural Network
3 1 (11.11%) Semantic Web
3 1 (11.11%) Social Network
3 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Machine Learning
2 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 4 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (33.33%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Time Series Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Demand Forecasting
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (11.11%) MapReduce
5 1 (11.11%) OCR
5 1 (11.11%) RDF
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Python
1 5 (55.56%) R
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Clojure
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VBA
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SPARQL
3 1 (11.11%) XPath
3 1 (11.11%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PhD
2 1 (11.11%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Alteryx
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle
1 1 (11.11%) Tableau