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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Neural Networks
UK
Rank 586 615 598
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -17
Contract jobs citing Neural Network 11 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.014% 0.012%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.076% 0.042% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 5
Median daily rate £625 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 - -
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
14558 16732 16039
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.52% 32.94% 31.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9299 10629 10061
Median daily rate £440 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 539 694 649
Median hourly rate £21.00 £21.50 £17.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.88 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.20% +22.85%

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 20 January 2017.

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 7 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 20 January 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
England +34 11 £625 +38.88% 13
London +13 9 £650 +44.44% 3
City of London - 3 £550 -
East Midlands - 2 £438 -
Leicester - 1 £438 -
Leicestershire - 1 £438 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -

Neural Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 23 (85.19%) Python
1 23 (85.19%) Machine Learning
2 16 (59.26%) Analytics
2 16 (59.26%) R
3 15 (55.56%) Java
3 15 (55.56%) Statistics
4 13 (48.15%) Computer Science
4 13 (48.15%) C++
5 12 (44.44%) SQL
5 12 (44.44%) MATLAB
5 12 (44.44%) Algorithms
6 11 (40.74%) Visualisation
6 11 (40.74%) Big Data
7 10 (37.04%) PhD
8 9 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
8 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (29.63%) Data Modelling
9 8 (29.63%) Data Mining
9 8 (29.63%) Mathematics
9 8 (29.63%) Degree
10 7 (25.93%) Hadoop
10 7 (25.93%) Deep Learning
10 7 (25.93%) Apache Spark
11 6 (22.22%) TensorFlow
11 6 (22.22%) Tableau
11 6 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
11 6 (22.22%) Apache Hive
11 6 (22.22%) Physics
12 5 (18.52%) Ontologies
12 5 (18.52%) Social Network

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 (25.93%) Apache Spark
2 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Pig
3 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) SPSS
2 3 (11.11%) Chatbot
3 1 (3.70%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (3.70%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) Big Data
2 8 (29.63%) Data Mining
3 7 (25.93%) Hadoop
4 6 (22.22%) Apache Hive
5 5 (18.52%) GIS
5 5 (18.52%) QlikView
6 4 (14.81%) HBase
6 4 (14.81%) Mahout
6 4 (14.81%) Text Mining
7 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
7 3 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
7 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
8 1 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (3.70%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (3.70%) Cloudera CDH
8 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
8 1 (3.70%) Neo4j
8 1 (3.70%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) CMake
2 2 (7.41%) CodeNarc
2 2 (7.41%) GitLab
2 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) Spock
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) Military
4 1 (3.70%) Electronics
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (81.48%) Data Scientist
2 4 (14.81%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 2 (7.41%) Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Senior Data Scientist
4 1 (3.70%) Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Analytics Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Data Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Data Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Designer
4 1 (3.70%) Digital Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Designer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Statistician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
2 6 (22.22%) TensorFlow
3 4 (14.81%) Django
3 4 (14.81%) GWT
3 4 (14.81%) JavaFX
3 4 (14.81%) Vaadin
4 3 (11.11%) Cascading
4 3 (11.11%) RESTful
5 2 (7.41%) FFmpeg
5 2 (7.41%) jOOQ
5 2 (7.41%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (7.41%) RxJS
5 2 (7.41%) Spring
6 1 (3.70%) Grails
6 1 (3.70%) GraphX
6 1 (3.70%) Kafka
6 1 (3.70%) Keras
6 1 (3.70%) MLlib
6 1 (3.70%) scikit-learn
6 1 (3.70%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Statistics
2 13 (48.15%) Computer Science
3 12 (44.44%) Algorithms
4 11 (40.74%) Visualisation
5 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (29.63%) Mathematics
7 6 (22.22%) Physics
8 5 (18.52%) Ontologies
8 5 (18.52%) Social Network
9 4 (14.81%) Applied Mathematics
9 4 (14.81%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (14.81%) Remote Sensing
9 4 (14.81%) Semantic Web
10 2 (7.41%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (7.41%) User Experience
10 2 (7.41%) Virtual Team
11 1 (3.70%) Clustering
11 1 (3.70%) FMCG
11 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Debian
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
1 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Machine Learning
2 16 (59.26%) Analytics
3 8 (29.63%) Data Modelling
4 7 (25.93%) Deep Learning
5 6 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (18.52%) Open Source
7 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.81%) Data Management
7 4 (14.81%) Image Processing
7 4 (14.81%) Information Architecture
7 4 (14.81%) Predictive Modelling
7 4 (14.81%) RDF
7 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (14.81%) Spatial Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (11.11%) Validation
9 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
9 2 (7.41%) Data Governance
9 2 (7.41%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (85.19%) Python
2 16 (59.26%) R
3 15 (55.56%) Java
4 13 (48.15%) C++
5 12 (44.44%) MATLAB
5 12 (44.44%) SQL
6 5 (18.52%) Scala
7 2 (7.41%) ES6
7 2 (7.41%) Groovy
7 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.70%) Clojure
8 1 (3.70%) Haskell
8 1 (3.70%) Julia
8 1 (3.70%) Ruby
8 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) PhD
2 8 (29.63%) Degree
3 3 (11.11%) DV Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Kibana
2 2 (7.41%) Ansible
3 1 (3.70%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Tableau
2 5 (18.52%) Alteryx
3 4 (14.81%) Facebook
3 4 (14.81%) Google
4 2 (7.41%) i2
4 2 (7.41%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) ESRI
5 1 (3.70%) Mapinfo
5 1 (3.70%) RapidMiner
5 1 (3.70%) Snowplow