The table below looks at the statistics for Pattern Recognition skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pattern Recognition over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pattern Recognition
Rank - 608 585
Contract jobs citing Pattern Recognition 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.008% 0.006%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.010% 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate - £500 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £300 £465
% change year-on-year
- -35.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
41792 40196 38042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.24% 77.62% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27320 25624 23044
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1199 1072 1163
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.25 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Pattern Recognition
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Pattern Recognition within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Pattern Recognition Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Pattern Recognition
Daily Rate Trend

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

Pattern Recognition Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Pattern Recognition
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Pattern Recognition Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Pattern Recognition
Top 23 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Pattern Recognition also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Pattern Recognition.

1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Data Cleansing
1 3 (60.00%) Data Quality
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Augmented Reality
2 2 (40.00%) Data Validation
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation

Pattern Recognition
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Pattern Recognition also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Pattern Recognition. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Data Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Data Migration Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Migration Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration Lead
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Augmented Reality
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Cleansing
1 3 (60.00%) Data Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Validation
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft