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 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Neural Networks
Rank 633 652 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Contract jobs citing Neural Network 15 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.014% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.084% 0.042% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 0
Median daily rate £375 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
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
17780 19182 18392
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.28% 33.01% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11513 11998 11144
Median daily rate £425 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 644 816 800
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.88 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £44.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +5.82%

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 September 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 14 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 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 +29 15 £375 -11.76% 5
South West - 6 £349 -
London -10 4 £550 +29.41% 2
Wiltshire - 4 £349 -
Yorkshire - 2 £375 -
South East - 2 £375 -
Leeds - 2 £375 -
Salisbury - 2 £349 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £375 -
Bristol - 2 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £375 -
Birmingham - 1 £400 -
West Midlands - 1 £400 -

Neural Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 22 (75.86%) Python
2 20 (68.97%) Machine Learning
3 16 (55.17%) R
4 15 (51.72%) SQL
5 14 (48.28%) Degree
5 14 (48.28%) Analytics
6 12 (41.38%) Statistics
7 11 (37.93%) Java
7 11 (37.93%) Mathematics
8 9 (31.03%) C++
8 9 (31.03%) PhD
8 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (31.03%) Algorithms
9 8 (27.59%) Deep Learning
9 8 (27.59%) Data Modelling
9 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
10 7 (24.14%) Data Mining
11 6 (20.69%) Natural Language Processing
11 6 (20.69%) Big Data
11 6 (20.69%) Hadoop
11 6 (20.69%) Visualisation
11 6 (20.69%) Apache Spark
12 5 (17.24%) Scala
12 5 (17.24%) TensorFlow
12 5 (17.24%) Ontologies
12 5 (17.24%) MATLAB
12 5 (17.24%) GIS
13 4 (13.79%) Finance
13 4 (13.79%) Econometrics
13 4 (13.79%) RDF

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 6 (20.69%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.45%) SAS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) SPSS
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 7 (24.14%) Data Mining
2 6 (20.69%) Big Data
2 6 (20.69%) Hadoop
3 5 (17.24%) GIS
4 4 (13.79%) Apache Hive
4 4 (13.79%) HBase
4 4 (13.79%) Mahout
4 4 (13.79%) SAP HANA
5 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
5 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
5 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.45%) Neo4j
6 1 (3.45%) OLAP
6 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
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 4 (13.79%) 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%) Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Data Scientist
4 2 (6.90%) C++ Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
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 Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Fraud Risk Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
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 12 (41.38%) Statistics
2 11 (37.93%) Mathematics
3 9 (31.03%) Algorithms
3 9 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (27.59%) Computer Science
5 6 (20.69%) Visualisation
6 5 (17.24%) Ontologies
7 4 (13.79%) Applied Mathematics
7 4 (13.79%) Physics
7 4 (13.79%) Remote Sensing
7 4 (13.79%) Semantic Web
8 3 (10.34%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (10.34%) FMCG
8 3 (10.34%) Social Network
9 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
10 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
10 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 20 (68.97%) Machine Learning
2 14 (48.28%) Analytics
3 8 (27.59%) Data Modelling
3 8 (27.59%) Deep Learning
4 4 (13.79%) Computational Intelligence
4 4 (13.79%) Demand Forecasting
4 4 (13.79%) Econometrics
4 4 (13.79%) Image Processing
4 4 (13.79%) Random Forest
4 4 (13.79%) RDF
4 4 (13.79%) Spatial Analysis
4 4 (13.79%) Time Series Forecasting
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Data Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Linear Regression
5 3 (10.34%) Logistics
5 3 (10.34%) Monte Carlo Method
6 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) Speech Recognition
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) Python
2 16 (55.17%) R
3 15 (51.72%) SQL
4 11 (37.93%) Java
5 9 (31.03%) C++
6 5 (17.24%) MATLAB
6 5 (17.24%) Scala
7 3 (10.34%) C#
7 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.45%) Ruby
8 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.45%) VB
8 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Degree
2 9 (31.03%) 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%) QA
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
1 4 (13.79%) SAP
2 2 (6.90%) i2
2 2 (6.90%) Tableau
3 1 (3.45%) Alteryx
3 1 (3.45%) ESRI
3 1 (3.45%) Mapinfo
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) RapidMiner