The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Artificial Intelligence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Artificial Intelligence over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
London / City of London
Rank 150 156 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Contract jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.099% 0.061% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.069% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £425 £775 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.16% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £550 -
% change year-on-year -18.18% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Artificial Intelligence is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2591 2891 4163
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.46% 87.77% 82.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2034 2315 3208
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 26 36
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.97% -2.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Artificial Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Artificial Intelligence as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Artificial Intelligence in the City of London

Artificial Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Artificial Intelligence in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Artificial Intelligence in the City of London

Artificial Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Artificial Intelligence in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Artificial Intelligence in the City of London

Artificial Intelligence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 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 City of London region with a requirement for Artificial Intelligence.

1 5 (71.43%) Machine Learning
2 4 (57.14%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 3 (42.86%) PhD
3 3 (42.86%) Scala
3 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) Blue Prism
4 2 (28.57%) WCF
4 2 (28.57%) R
4 2 (28.57%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
4 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Statistics
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) D3.js
4 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) A/B Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Big Data

Artificial Intelligence
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (14.29%) Apache Pig
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
2 1 (14.29%) HBase
2 1 (14.29%) Impala
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) QlikView
2 1 (14.29%) Spotfire
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Data Scientist
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) D3.js
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) Natural Language Processing
1 2 (28.57%) WCF
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) Kafka
2 1 (14.29%) NumPy
2 1 (14.29%) scikit-learn
2 1 (14.29%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Machine Learning
2 3 (42.86%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Statistics
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) A/B Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Anomaly Detection
4 1 (14.29%) Applied Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Disruptive Innovation
4 1 (14.29%) Fraud Detection
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) Scala
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) R
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) PhD
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
1 1 (14.29%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Blue Prism
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau
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