The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Neural Network in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Neural Network over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Neural Networks
Rank 617 648 641
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -7
Contract jobs citing Neural Network 22 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.015% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.048% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 0
Median daily rate £400 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 -

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
17815 18938 18474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.41% 32.48% 32.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11513 11873 11053
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 £612 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 668 776 774
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 £46.47 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%

Neural Network
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Neural Network Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Neural Network
Daily Rate Trend

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

Neural Network Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Neural Network
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Neural Network within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

Neural Network Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Neural Network
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Neural Network Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Neural Network
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Neural Network within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +17 22 £400 -5.88% 11
London -1 9 £563 +32.35% 6
South West - 6 £349 -
Wiltshire - 4 £349 -
Bristol - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £375 -
South East - 2 £375 - 1
Leeds - 2 £375 -
Salisbury - 2 £349 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £375 -
City of London +36 1 £650 - 1
Cambridge - 1 - - 3
Northampton - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 £463 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 £375 -
Warwickshire - 1 £463 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £463 -
East of England - 1 - - 3
Cambridgeshire - 1 - - 3

Neural Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Neural Network 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 Neural Network.

1 21 (72.41%) Python
1 21 (72.41%) Machine Learning
2 16 (55.17%) Analytics
3 14 (48.28%) R
4 13 (44.83%) SQL
5 12 (41.38%) Degree
6 11 (37.93%) Statistics
6 11 (37.93%) Java
7 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (34.48%) Algorithms
8 9 (31.03%) C++
8 9 (31.03%) Mathematics
9 8 (27.59%) Hadoop
9 8 (27.59%) PhD
9 8 (27.59%) Deep Learning
10 7 (24.14%) Apache Spark
10 7 (24.14%) Data Modelling
10 7 (24.14%) Data Mining
10 7 (24.14%) Big Data
11 6 (20.69%) Natural Language Processing
11 6 (20.69%) Scala
11 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
11 6 (20.69%) MATLAB
11 6 (20.69%) Finance
12 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
12 5 (17.24%) Ontologies
12 5 (17.24%) HBase
12 5 (17.24%) Visualisation
12 5 (17.24%) TensorFlow
13 4 (13.79%) Linear Regression

Neural Network
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 7 (24.14%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.90%) SAS
3 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Azure Machine Learning
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (3.45%) Data Lake Analytics
2 1 (3.45%) IaaS
2 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Hadoop
2 7 (24.14%) Big Data
2 7 (24.14%) Data Mining
3 5 (17.24%) HBase
4 4 (13.79%) Apache Hive
4 4 (13.79%) GIS
4 4 (13.79%) Mahout
5 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
5 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
5 3 (10.34%) SAP HANA
6 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (3.45%) Data Lake
7 1 (3.45%) HDInsight
7 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.45%) Neo4j
7 1 (3.45%) Power BI
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Military
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Dutch Language
3 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.45%) French Language
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Data Scientist
2 4 (13.79%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Data Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) C++ Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Data Scientist
5 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.45%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (3.45%) C++/Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Development Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Development Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Fraud Risk Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Process Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Programmer
5 1 (3.45%) Python Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Risk Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) Natural Language Processing
2 5 (17.24%) TensorFlow
3 4 (13.79%) Django
3 4 (13.79%) GWT
3 4 (13.79%) JavaFX
3 4 (13.79%) Vaadin
4 3 (10.34%) Cascading
4 3 (10.34%) HTML
4 3 (10.34%) RESTful
5 1 (3.45%) .NET
5 1 (3.45%) D3.js
5 1 (3.45%) GraphX
5 1 (3.45%) HTML5
5 1 (3.45%) Kafka
5 1 (3.45%) Leaflet
5 1 (3.45%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Statistics
2 10 (34.48%) Algorithms
2 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (31.03%) Mathematics
4 6 (20.69%) Computer Science
5 5 (17.24%) Ontologies
5 5 (17.24%) Visualisation
6 4 (13.79%) Remote Sensing
6 4 (13.79%) Semantic Web
7 3 (10.34%) Applied Mathematics
7 3 (10.34%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (10.34%) Physics
7 3 (10.34%) Social Network
8 2 (6.90%) FMCG
8 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
9 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
9 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Android
1 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Mac OS
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Machine Learning
2 16 (55.17%) Analytics
3 8 (27.59%) Deep Learning
4 7 (24.14%) Data Modelling
5 5 (17.24%) Data Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) Image Processing
6 4 (13.79%) Linear Regression
6 4 (13.79%) RDF
6 4 (13.79%) Spatial Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.34%) Computational Intelligence
7 3 (10.34%) Demand Forecasting
7 3 (10.34%) Econometrics
7 3 (10.34%) Monte Carlo Method
7 3 (10.34%) Predictive Analytics
7 3 (10.34%) Random Forest
7 3 (10.34%) Time Series Forecasting
8 2 (6.90%) Logistics
8 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.90%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) Python
2 14 (48.28%) R
3 13 (44.83%) SQL
4 11 (37.93%) Java
5 9 (31.03%) C++
6 6 (20.69%) MATLAB
6 6 (20.69%) Scala
7 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
8 3 (10.34%) C#
9 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Degree
2 8 (27.59%) PhD
3 3 (10.34%) DV Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
4 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Facebook
1 4 (13.79%) Google
2 3 (10.34%) SAP
3 2 (6.90%) i2
3 2 (6.90%) Tableau
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) Teradata