The table below looks at the statistics for Pattern Recognition skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pattern Recognition over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Pattern Recognition
Rank 642 660 633
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -27
Contract jobs citing Pattern Recognition 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.003% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.007% 0.004% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £510 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £450 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £468 - £413
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 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
44748 47093 43723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.83% 80.36% 78.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 29511 30650 27059
Median daily rate £438 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1130 1273 1184
Median hourly rate £29.50 £31.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Pattern Recognition
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Pattern Recognition as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Pattern Recognition within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Pattern Recognition Daily Rate Histogram 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 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pattern Recognition within the UK over the 3 months to 31 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 +8 3 £510 +13.33% 1
London -21 1 £550 +22.22%
South East - 1 £425 -
South West - 1 £510 -
Farnborough - 1 £425 -
Salisbury - 1 £510 -
Hampshire - 1 £425 -
Wiltshire - 1 £510 -

Pattern Recognition
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Pattern Recognition 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 Pattern Recognition.

1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) QA
1 2 (40.00%) R
1 2 (40.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) AMQP
2 1 (20.00%) Pentaho
2 1 (20.00%) SPARQL
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation

Pattern Recognition
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 1 (20.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) AMQP
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) Impala
2 1 (20.00%) Pentaho
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Text Mining
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data Architect
1 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Data Migration Lead
1 1 (20.00%) Data Scientist
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) IoT Architect
1 1 (20.00%) QA Leader
1 1 (20.00%) Security Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Statistician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) JSON-LD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Internet of Things
1 1 (20.00%) Machine to Machine
1 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (20.00%) Semantic Web
1 1 (20.00%) Smart Energy
1 1 (20.00%) Smart Home
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
1 1 (20.00%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Reconciliation
2 1 (20.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) MapReduce
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) RDF
2 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C++
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) R
2 1 (20.00%) C
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Splunk