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 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pattern Recognition
Rank 597 569 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Contract jobs citing Pattern Recognition 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.002% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.009% 0.003% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 - -
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
42805 38338 38752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.63% 74.18% 71.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 27653 23841 22623
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1170 1158 1420
Average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

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 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pattern Recognition within the UK over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -30 3 £413 - 9
London 0 1 - - 1
Bedford - 1 £475 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £475 -
East of England - 1 £475 - 3
Cambridgeshire - - - - 3
Hertfordshire - - - -
Somerset - - - - 1
City of London - - - -
South West - - - - 5
Bristol - - - - 3
Cambridge - - - - 3
Yeovil - - - - 1

Pattern Recognition
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (20.00%) BC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Proofpoint
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (20.00%) Time Series Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (20.00%) Applied Mathematics
3 1 (20.00%) Physics
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) SCOM
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java

Pattern Recognition
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Lotus Domino
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LDAP
1 1 (20.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Applications Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Performance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (20.00%) Applied Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Physics
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Biometrics
2 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Neural Network
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Time Series Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) C++
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) BC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) PhD
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Proofpoint
1 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Juniper
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy
1 1 (20.00%) TOWER Software