The table below looks at the statistics for Machine Learning 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 Machine Learning over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Machine Learning
England / South East
Rank 224 243 264
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +21
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 18 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.24% 0.18% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.22% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 1
Median daily rate £544 £520 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.56% +131.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £579 £620 £330
% change year-on-year
-6.65% +87.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £48.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.40% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+46.66% -

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
6147 7133 7722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.92% 81.18% 79.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3647 4414 4224
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 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 276 255
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £32.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +39.49%
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 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

Machine Learning
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Machine Learning Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Machine Learning
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Machine Learning Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Machine Learning
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Machine Learning across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Machine Learning Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Machine Learning
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Machine Learning across the South East region.

Machine Learning Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Machine Learning
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Oxfordshire -10 5 £481 -7.45% 5
West Sussex - 4 - -
Berkshire +13 3 £475 -13.63% 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 £875 -
Hampshire - 2 £650 - 4
Surrey +3 1 £350 -30.00% 4
Machine Learning
England

Machine Learning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Machine Learning 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 Machine Learning.

1 25 (60.98%) Python
2 21 (51.22%) Hadoop
3 19 (46.34%) Java
4 18 (43.90%) Mathematics
5 17 (41.46%) Analytics
6 16 (39.02%) Big Data
7 14 (34.15%) R
8 11 (26.83%) Degree
9 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
10 9 (21.95%) Predictive Analytics
10 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (21.95%) Deep Learning
10 9 (21.95%) Apache Spark
11 8 (19.51%) Statistics
11 8 (19.51%) Visualisation
12 7 (17.07%) Data Visualisation
12 7 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (17.07%) Data Modelling
12 7 (17.07%) Data Mining
12 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
12 7 (17.07%) Elasticsearch
13 6 (14.63%) Pandas
13 6 (14.63%) Data Security
13 6 (14.63%) PhD
13 6 (14.63%) Data Governance
13 6 (14.63%) Apache Solr
13 6 (14.63%) Scala
13 6 (14.63%) SaaS
13 6 (14.63%) PaaS

Machine Learning
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 9 (21.95%) Apache Spark
2 7 (17.07%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (14.63%) Apache Solr
4 5 (12.20%) Apache
5 2 (4.88%) SAS
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Pig
6 1 (2.44%) ArcGIS
6 1 (2.44%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (2.44%) Jetty
6 1 (2.44%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.44%) nginx
6 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SPSS
1 1 (2.44%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) PaaS
1 6 (14.63%) SaaS
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (51.22%) Hadoop
2 16 (39.02%) Big Data
3 7 (17.07%) Data Mining
3 7 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (4.88%) Power BI
5 2 (4.88%) Redis
5 2 (4.88%) Text Mining
6 1 (2.44%) Apache Hive
6 1 (2.44%) BigQuery
6 1 (2.44%) Data Lake
6 1 (2.44%) GIS
6 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.44%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.44%) QGIS
6 1 (2.44%) Spark SQL
6 1 (2.44%) Spatial Data
6 1 (2.44%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.44%) Gradle
2 1 (2.44%) JIRA
2 1 (2.44%) Maven
2 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 2 (4.88%) Banking
1 2 (4.88%) Electronics
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Developer
2 11 (26.83%) Data Scientist
3 8 (19.51%) Architect
3 8 (19.51%) Data Architect
4 6 (14.63%) Python Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Software Engineer
5 5 (12.20%) Hadoop Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Java Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Machine Learning Developer
5 5 (12.20%) Solr Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Apache Spark Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Scala Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Big Data Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Hadoop Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Statistical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) Pandas
2 5 (12.20%) Keras
2 5 (12.20%) scikit-learn
2 5 (12.20%) Theano
2 5 (12.20%) Torch
3 4 (9.76%) XGBoost
4 3 (7.32%) Django
4 3 (7.32%) Kafka
4 3 (7.32%) RESTful
5 2 (4.88%) Celery
5 2 (4.88%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.44%) .NET
6 1 (2.44%) Flask
6 1 (2.44%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (2.44%) NumPy
6 1 (2.44%) Play Framework
6 1 (2.44%) Pyramid
6 1 (2.44%) SciPy
6 1 (2.44%) Spring Boot
6 1 (2.44%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Computer Science
2 5 (12.20%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.88%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.44%) Smart Energy
4 1 (2.44%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (43.90%) Mathematics
2 17 (41.46%) Analytics
3 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (21.95%) Deep Learning
3 9 (21.95%) Predictive Analytics
4 8 (19.51%) Statistics
4 8 (19.51%) Visualisation
5 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (17.07%) Data Modelling
5 7 (17.07%) Data Visualisation
5 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
6 6 (14.63%) Data Governance
6 6 (14.63%) Data Security
7 5 (12.20%) Artificial Intelligence
7 5 (12.20%) Predictive Modelling
7 5 (12.20%) Quantitative Analysis
7 5 (12.20%) Scrum
8 4 (9.76%) DevOps
9 3 (7.32%) Coaching
9 3 (7.32%) Neural Network
Programming Languages
1 25 (60.98%) Python
2 19 (46.34%) Java
3 14 (34.15%) R
4 6 (14.63%) Scala
5 5 (12.20%) SQL
6 4 (9.76%) C++
7 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.44%) Ruby
8 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
2 6 (14.63%) PhD
3 2 (4.88%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Docker
2 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Ansible
2 1 (2.44%) Mesos
2 1 (2.44%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) MapR
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.88%) Tableau
2 1 (2.44%) Cloudera
2 1 (2.44%) Facebook
2 1 (2.44%) Google
2 1 (2.44%) IBM
2 1 (2.44%) Samsung
2 1 (2.44%) Symantec
2 1 (2.44%) Twitter
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