Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 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
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 110 99 101
Rank change year-on-year -11 +2 -
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 8 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.41% 0.36% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.43% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Bristol median daily rate £438 £650 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.69% +13.04% -
10th Percentile £245 £515 £473
90th Percentile £523 £690 £678
South West median daily rate £400 £413 £575
% change year-on-year -3.03% -28.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate - - £65.00
South West median hourly rate - - £65.00

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 1557 1399 1409
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 79.36% 82.93% 81.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1030 999 1100
Bristol median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
10th Percentile £263 £257 £263
90th Percentile £538 £564 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 61 39
Bristol median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +31.58% -30.91%
10th Percentile £11.93 £12.00 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.25 £46.50 £48.00
South West median hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year -5.71% -10.83% +42.73%

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

Machine Learning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Machine Learning in Bristol over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Machine Learning in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Machine Learning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (37.50%) CMMI
3 3 (37.50%) Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (37.50%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 3 (37.50%) Predictive Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) IT Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (37.50%) Augmented Reality
3 3 (37.50%) Master Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (37.50%) Trend Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) R
3 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) Azure SQL Database
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Data Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Augmented Reality
2 3 (37.50%) Internet of Things
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) CMMI
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) Data Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) IT Strategy
3 3 (37.50%) Master Data Management
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Predictive Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 3 (37.50%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (12.50%) Product Management
4 1 (12.50%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) R
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Clojure
3 1 (12.50%) Groovy
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Jython
3 1 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix