The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Artificial Intelligence in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Artificial Intelligence over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
Rank 597 660 629
Rank change year-on-year
+63 -31
Contract jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 37 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.007% 0.011%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.021% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 2 5
Median daily rate £500 £588 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% +80.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £600 -
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 Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17813 18953 18515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.41% 32.49% 32.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11509 11900 11078
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 668 765 780
Median hourly rate £20.67 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.82% +7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £46.44 £44.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.66 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.44% +3.47%

Artificial Intelligence
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Artificial Intelligence as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Artificial Intelligence Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Artificial Intelligence
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Artificial Intelligence within the UK.

Artificial Intelligence Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Artificial Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Artificial Intelligence Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Artificial Intelligence
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Artificial Intelligence within the UK.

Artificial Intelligence Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Artificial Intelligence
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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
England +51 37 £500 -13.04% 42
London +42 34 £500 -13.04% 37
City of London - 5 £450 - 10
South West - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 - -
East of England +21 1 - - 3
Cambridge - 1 - - 3
Ruislip - 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 3

Artificial Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 with a requirement for Artificial Intelligence.

1 32 (58.18%) Machine Learning
2 29 (52.73%) Python
3 23 (41.82%) R
4 20 (36.36%) PhD
4 20 (36.36%) Computer Science
4 20 (36.36%) Big Data
5 19 (34.55%) Mathematics
5 19 (34.55%) Statistics
6 17 (30.91%) Hadoop
7 16 (29.09%) Apache Spark
7 16 (29.09%) Visualisation
7 16 (29.09%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (25.45%) Deep Learning
8 14 (25.45%) Natural Language Processing
9 12 (21.82%) Tableau
9 12 (21.82%) Data Modelling
9 12 (21.82%) Degree
9 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (20.00%) QlikView
10 11 (20.00%) Scala
11 10 (18.18%) D3.js
11 10 (18.18%) Prototyping
11 10 (18.18%) Spotfire
11 10 (18.18%) Applied Mathematics
12 9 (16.36%) Statistical Analysis
12 9 (16.36%) Analytics
13 8 (14.55%) Algorithms
13 8 (14.55%) Predictive Analytics
13 8 (14.55%) SQL
14 7 (12.73%) Java

Artificial Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills 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 16 (29.09%) Apache Spark
2 6 (10.91%) Apache Pig
2 6 (10.91%) SAS
3 5 (9.09%) Skype for Business
4 3 (5.45%) nginx
5 1 (1.82%) Drupal
5 1 (1.82%) IPython
5 1 (1.82%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) SPSS
2 5 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) FTP
1 4 (7.27%) Intranet
2 1 (1.82%) DNS
2 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (36.36%) Big Data
2 17 (30.91%) Hadoop
3 11 (20.00%) QlikView
4 10 (18.18%) Spotfire
5 7 (12.73%) MySQL
6 6 (10.91%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.64%) Data Mining
7 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.82%) Neo4j
8 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.82%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.64%) JIRA
2 1 (1.82%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.82%) CircleCI
2 1 (1.82%) Codeship
2 1 (1.82%) NUnit
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Games
2 4 (7.27%) Publishing
3 3 (5.45%) Banking
3 3 (5.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Advertising
4 1 (1.82%) Front Office
4 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Developer
2 17 (30.91%) Data Scientist
3 12 (21.82%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 7 (12.73%) Consultant
4 7 (12.73%) Python Developer
5 6 (10.91%) PHP Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Machine Learning Consultant
6 4 (7.27%) Product Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Digital Product Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Junior
7 3 (5.45%) Junior Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Junior PHP Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Big Data Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Data Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Django Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Python/Django Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Product Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) Natural Language Processing
2 10 (18.18%) D3.js
3 6 (10.91%) NumPy
3 6 (10.91%) Pandas
3 6 (10.91%) scikit-learn
3 6 (10.91%) SciPy
4 5 (9.09%) CSS
4 5 (9.09%) Django
4 5 (9.09%) HTML
4 5 (9.09%) jQuery
5 4 (7.27%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (5.45%) .NET
7 2 (3.64%) REST
7 2 (3.64%) RESTful
7 2 (3.64%) Software Packaging
8 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.82%) CSS3
8 1 (1.82%) Kafka
8 1 (1.82%) Protocol Buffers
8 1 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 19 (34.55%) Mathematics
2 19 (34.55%) Statistics
3 16 (29.09%) Visualisation
4 10 (18.18%) Applied Mathematics
5 8 (14.55%) Algorithms
6 6 (10.91%) Social Media
7 5 (9.09%) e-Learning
7 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
7 5 (9.09%) Video Editing
8 4 (7.27%) Learning Management System
9 3 (5.45%) Neural Network
9 3 (5.45%) Smart Energy
10 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (3.64%) BBC
11 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
11 1 (1.82%) Internet of Things
11 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
11 1 (1.82%) User Experience
11 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Android
2 2 (3.64%) Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (58.18%) Machine Learning
2 16 (29.09%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (25.45%) Deep Learning
4 12 (21.82%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (21.82%) Data Modelling
5 10 (18.18%) Prototyping
6 9 (16.36%) Analytics
6 9 (16.36%) Statistical Analysis
7 8 (14.55%) Predictive Analytics
8 6 (10.91%) Data Analysis
8 6 (10.91%) Linear Regression
8 6 (10.91%) Predictive Analysis
9 5 (9.09%) Data Protection
9 5 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (9.09%) Open Source
9 5 (9.09%) Waterfall
10 3 (5.45%) API Development
10 3 (5.45%) Integration Testing
10 3 (5.45%) SOA
10 3 (5.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (52.73%) Python
2 23 (41.82%) R
3 11 (20.00%) Scala
4 8 (14.55%) SQL
5 7 (12.73%) Java
6 6 (10.91%) PHP
7 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 4 (7.27%) C#
8 4 (7.27%) C++
9 1 (1.82%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.82%) Lisp
9 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.82%) Perl
9 1 (1.82%) Prolog
9 1 (1.82%) Ruby
9 1 (1.82%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 20 (36.36%) PhD
2 12 (21.82%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Docker
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.82%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Ansible
1 1 (1.82%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.82%) Nagios
1 1 (1.82%) Oozie
1 1 (1.82%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 12 (21.82%) Tableau
2 7 (12.73%) Apple
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
4 5 (9.09%) Adobe
4 5 (9.09%) HP
5 4 (7.27%) Twitter
6 2 (3.64%) Facebook
7 1 (1.82%) IBM
7 1 (1.82%) Rally
7 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.82%) SAP
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