The table below looks at the statistics for Neural Network skills 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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Neural Networks
UK
Rank 578 632 618
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -14
Contract jobs citing Neural Network 23 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.008% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.061% 0.009% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 4
Median daily rate £650 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £594 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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
37677 42341 41624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.81% 82.72% 79.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 25060 27689 26256
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 944 1155 1112
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 27 February 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Neural Network within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Neural Network Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Neural Network
Top 18 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 27 February 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 +30 22 £650 +44.44% 19
London +30 15 £650 +44.44% 12
City of London - 5 £555 - 4
Oxford - 3 - - 1
South East - 3 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 - - 1
Crewe - 2 - -
North West - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 - -
East of England - 1 £750 - 5
Watford - 1 £750 -
East Midlands - 1 £438 -
Leicestershire - 1 £438 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £750 - 2
Leicester - 1 £438 -
Belfast - 1 - -
County Antrim - 1 - -

Neural Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 25 (86.21%) Machine Learning
2 19 (65.52%) Python
3 17 (58.62%) R
4 14 (48.28%) Analytics
4 14 (48.28%) Big Data
4 14 (48.28%) Java
5 13 (44.83%) MATLAB
6 12 (41.38%) Computer Science
6 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (41.38%) Algorithms
7 11 (37.93%) Statistics
8 10 (34.48%) Visualisation
8 10 (34.48%) SQL
8 10 (34.48%) C++
8 10 (34.48%) PhD
9 9 (31.03%) Data Visualisation
10 8 (27.59%) Natural Language Processing
10 8 (27.59%) Tableau
10 8 (27.59%) Finance
10 8 (27.59%) Deep Learning
11 7 (24.14%) Alteryx
11 7 (24.14%) Data Mining
11 7 (24.14%) SPSS
11 7 (24.14%) Predictive Modelling
11 7 (24.14%) QlikView
12 6 (20.69%) Logistic Regression
12 6 (20.69%) Hadoop
12 6 (20.69%) Data Management
12 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
12 6 (20.69%) A/B Testing

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 5 (17.24%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Pig
2 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) SPSS
2 3 (10.34%) GNU Octave
3 2 (6.90%) MS Project
3 2 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.45%) Simulink
4 1 (3.45%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) Big Data
2 7 (24.14%) Data Mining
2 7 (24.14%) QlikView
3 6 (20.69%) Hadoop
4 5 (17.24%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (17.24%) NoSQL
5 4 (13.79%) Text Mining
6 3 (10.34%) Apache Hive
6 3 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
6 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
7 2 (6.90%) HBase
7 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
8 1 (3.45%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (3.45%) Blockchain
8 1 (3.45%) Cloudera CDH
8 1 (3.45%) Flink
8 1 (3.45%) GIS
8 1 (3.45%) QGIS
8 1 (3.45%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) CMake
1 2 (6.90%) CodeNarc
1 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.90%) GitLab
1 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.90%) Spock
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.90%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Back Office
5 1 (3.45%) Electronics
5 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Data Scientist
2 7 (24.14%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Data Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Chief Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Chief Data Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Junior
5 2 (6.90%) Junior Data Scientist
5 2 (6.90%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Programme Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Data Scientist
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Data Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Statistician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (10.34%) NumPy
3 2 (6.90%) FFmpeg
3 2 (6.90%) jOOQ
3 2 (6.90%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (6.90%) RxJS
3 2 (6.90%) SciPy
3 2 (6.90%) Spring
4 1 (3.45%) Grails
4 1 (3.45%) MLlib
4 1 (3.45%) Pandas
4 1 (3.45%) scikit-learn
4 1 (3.45%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Algorithms
1 12 (41.38%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (41.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Social Network
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
2 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) FMCG
3 1 (3.45%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Debian
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (86.21%) Machine Learning
2 14 (48.28%) Analytics
3 11 (37.93%) Statistics
4 10 (34.48%) Visualisation
5 9 (31.03%) Data Visualisation
6 8 (27.59%) Deep Learning
7 7 (24.14%) Predictive Modelling
8 6 (20.69%) A/B Testing
8 6 (20.69%) Data Management
8 6 (20.69%) Logistic Regression
8 6 (20.69%) Performance Metrics
8 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
9 5 (17.24%) Mathematics
10 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (13.79%) Coaching
10 4 (13.79%) Information Architecture
10 4 (13.79%) Physics
11 3 (10.34%) Data Analytics
11 3 (10.34%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (10.34%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) Python
2 17 (58.62%) R
3 14 (48.28%) Java
4 13 (44.83%) MATLAB
5 10 (34.48%) C++
5 10 (34.48%) SQL
6 2 (6.90%) ES6
6 2 (6.90%) Groovy
6 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.90%) VBA
7 1 (3.45%) Clojure
7 1 (3.45%) Haskell
7 1 (3.45%) Julia
7 1 (3.45%) ML
7 1 (3.45%) Ruby
7 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) PhD
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Ansible
2 1 (3.45%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Tableau
2 7 (24.14%) Alteryx
3 3 (10.34%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) ESRI
4 1 (3.45%) Mapinfo
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) RapidMiner
4 1 (3.45%) Snowplow
4 1 (3.45%) Teradata