The table below looks at the statistics for Weka skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Weka over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Weka
Rank 580 - 539
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Weka 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% - 0.002%
As % of the Applications category 0.033% - 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£450 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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 Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6096 6559 5804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.96% 13.29% 12.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3414 3417 2983
Average daily rate £348 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £140 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £494 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 560 601 693
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £37.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

Weka
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Weka within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

Weka Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Weka
Daily Rate Trend

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

Weka Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Weka
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Weka within the UK over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
London - 2 £450 -
England - 2 £450 - 1

Weka
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Weka 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 Weka.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 3 (100.00%) Mahout
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Pig
2 2 (66.67%) R
2 2 (66.67%) Impala
2 2 (66.67%) Pandas
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Predictive Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) SciPy
2 2 (66.67%) Economics
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Database Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) SAX
3 1 (33.33%) Informatica
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management

Weka
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Weka 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 Weka. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 3 (100.00%) Mahout
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Impala
2 2 (66.67%) Data Mining
3 1 (33.33%) Pentaho
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) HBase
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modeller
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Data Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Data Modeller
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) ETL Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) SciPy
1 2 (66.67%) Pandas
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Avro
2 1 (33.33%) OpenNLP
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) DOM
2 1 (33.33%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Economics
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Database Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Predictive Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 1 (33.33%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (33.33%) Data Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Data Reconciliation
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) R
3 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Business Objects
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Informatica
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
1 1 (33.33%) Tableau
1 1 (33.33%) Cloudera