The table below looks at the statistics for Image Processing skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Image Processing over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Image Processing
Rank 650 645 629
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -16
Contract jobs citing Image Processing 7 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.028% 0.023%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.016% 0.035% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 9
Median daily rate £333 £351 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £322 £295 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £406 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £308 £335
% change year-on-year
+8.13% -8.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44464 46364 44152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.07% 81.04% 77.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 29448 30320 27616
Median daily rate £438 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1150 1283 1207
Median hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.76 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

Image Processing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Image Processing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Image Processing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Image Processing
Daily Rate Trend

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

Image Processing Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Image Processing
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Image Processing Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Image Processing
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 Image Processing within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 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 +20 7 £333 -5.33% 30
Wiltshire - 4 £349 -
South West - 4 £349 -
London -9 2 - - 11
Salisbury - 2 £349 -
South East +9 1 £320 +16.36% 9
Oxfordshire -6 1 £320 +16.36% 2
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -

Image Processing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Image Processing 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 Image Processing.

1 8 (57.14%) GIS
2 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 6 (42.86%) Machine Learning
3 6 (42.86%) Python
3 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 5 (35.71%) C
5 4 (28.57%) C++
5 4 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) Windows
5 4 (28.57%) RDF
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) Validation
5 4 (28.57%) Neural Network
5 4 (28.57%) Facebook
5 4 (28.57%) Vaadin
5 4 (28.57%) Semantic Web
5 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
5 4 (28.57%) Deep Learning
5 4 (28.57%) Django
5 4 (28.57%) Google
5 4 (28.57%) Statistics
5 4 (28.57%) Ontologies
5 4 (28.57%) GWT
5 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 4 (28.57%) JSP 440

Image Processing
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP HR
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (7.14%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) GIS
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Test Leader
2 3 (21.43%) Data Scientist
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) SAP Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C++ Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) C++/C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++ Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Python Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Python Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) SAP FI Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) SAP FI Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Django
1 4 (28.57%) GWT
1 4 (28.57%) JavaFX
1 4 (28.57%) TensorFlow
1 4 (28.57%) Vaadin
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (28.57%) Neural Network
2 4 (28.57%) Ontologies
2 4 (28.57%) Remote Sensing
2 4 (28.57%) Semantic Web
2 4 (28.57%) Statistics
3 3 (21.43%) Applied Mathematics
3 3 (21.43%) Mathematics
4 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
4 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (14.29%) Streaming Video
5 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (7.14%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Data Modelling
1 6 (42.86%) Machine Learning
2 4 (28.57%) Deep Learning
2 4 (28.57%) Defect Management
2 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
2 4 (28.57%) RDF
2 4 (28.57%) Spatial Analysis
2 4 (28.57%) System Integration Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
2 4 (28.57%) Test Strategy
2 4 (28.57%) Validation
3 3 (21.43%) Analytics
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) 3D Visualisation
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) Open Source
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Computational Linguistics
5 1 (7.14%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) C
3 4 (28.57%) C++
3 4 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded C++
4 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Facebook
1 4 (28.57%) Google
2 2 (14.29%) Concur
2 2 (14.29%) i2
2 2 (14.29%) SAP