The table below looks at the statistics for Artificial Intelligence skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Artificial Intelligence over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
England / South East
Rank - 260 -
Contract jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.034% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.042% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £550 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £575 £350
% change year-on-year
-21.73% +64.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6141 7080 7693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.96% 81.27% 79.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3644 4376 4221
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 274 253
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Artificial Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Artificial Intelligence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Artificial Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Artificial Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Artificial Intelligence across the South East region.

Artificial Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Artificial Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 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 South East region with a requirement for Artificial Intelligence.

1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) R
1 5 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 5 (100.00%) Pandas
1 5 (100.00%) scikit-learn
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) Deep Learning
2 4 (80.00%) Theano
2 4 (80.00%) XGBoost
2 4 (80.00%) Keras
2 4 (80.00%) Torch
2 4 (80.00%) Quantitative Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 4 (80.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) PhD
4 1 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Logistic Regression
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) SAS
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) SPSS
4 1 (20.00%) SciPy

Artificial Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (20.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Machine Learning Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Python Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Data Scientist
4 1 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Pandas
1 5 (100.00%) scikit-learn
2 4 (80.00%) Keras
2 4 (80.00%) Theano
2 4 (80.00%) Torch
2 4 (80.00%) XGBoost
3 1 (20.00%) NumPy
3 1 (20.00%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
2 4 (80.00%) Deep Learning
2 4 (80.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 4 (80.00%) Quantitative Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Linear Regression
4 1 (20.00%) Logistic Regression
4 1 (20.00%) Predictive Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) R
2 4 (80.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PhD