Period
to 24 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Machine Learning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Machine Learning over the 6 months to 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Machine Learning
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 102 102 101
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 -
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.12% 0.12% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.15% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Bristol median daily rate £475 £663 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.30% +20.45% -
10th Percentile £420 £619 £465
90th Percentile £550 £706 £675
South West median daily rate £450 £515 £425
% change year-on-year -12.62% +21.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

Machine Learning is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,436 1,363 1,461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 83.29% 82.36% 83.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 921 924 1,065
Bristol median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £275 £250 £255
90th Percentile £525 £530 £525
South West median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +6.58% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 38 53
Bristol median hourly rate £37.55 £37.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.49% -1.33% +5.63%
10th Percentile £11.18 £13.72 £12.70
90th Percentile £47.10 £50.25 £52.45
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -6.25% - +22.93%

Machine Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Machine Learning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Machine Learning in Bristol

Machine Learning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Machine Learning in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for Machine Learning in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Machine Learning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (50.00%) Semantic Layer
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SPSS
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation

Machine Learning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Qlik Sense
1 1 (50.00%) Semantic Layer
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft