Period
to 2 December 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Chatbot skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Chatbot over the 6 months to 2 December 2020 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.

Chatbots
Central London > City of London
6 months to
2 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 119 216 253
Rank change year-on-year +97 +37 -6
Contract jobs citing Chatbot 2 8 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.10% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Applications category 1.31% 1.68% 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 5
Median daily rate £550 £525 £545
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -3.67% +9.00%
10th Percentile £525 £398 £455
90th Percentile £575 £575 £688
Central London median daily rate £550 £525 £548
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.11% +9.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
Central London median hourly rate - - £19.00

Chatbot is in the Software Applications category. The following 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 software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 153 475 653
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 7.68% 8.31% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 337 458
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -6.06%
10th Percentile £160 £156 £135
90th Percentile £600 £625 £564
Central London median daily rate £416 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +4.06% +3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 23 38
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.79% +1.60% -11.90%
10th Percentile £17.30 £12.76 £13.22
90th Percentile £31.90 £29.95 £25.50
Median hourly rate £22.00 £19.73 £18.70
% change year-on-year +11.49% +5.52% -10.37%

Chatbot
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Chatbot as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Chatbot in the City of London

Chatbot
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Chatbot in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Chatbot in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 December 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Chatbot 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 City of London region with a requirement for Chatbot.

1 2 (100.00%) Conversational UI
2 1 (50.00%) Kubeflow
2 1 (50.00%) MLflow
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Azure
2 1 (50.00%) AWS
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Kafka
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Sqoop
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps

Chatbot
Co-occurring 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 (50.00%) Apache Airflow
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Azure
1 1 (50.00%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MLflow
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Compliance Officer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Lead DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Kafka
1 1 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Conversational UI
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Data Science
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kubeflow
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft