Period
to 20 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Algorithms in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Algorithms over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Algorithms
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 183 158
Rank change year-on-year +6 -25 +43
Contract jobs citing Algorithms 26 27 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.51% 0.53% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.58% 1.60% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 17
East of England median daily rate £300 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.75% +18.64% +6.06%
10th Percentile £131 £278 £300
90th Percentile £671 £525 £573
England median daily rate £530 £525 £475
% change year-on-year +0.95% +10.53% -8.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
East of England median hourly rate - £50.00 -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £47.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year -57.89% +25.83% -9.04%

Algorithms is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,641 1,688 1,599
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.27% 33.26% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 906 961 889
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £209 £191 £200
90th Percentile £588 £569 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 116 131
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £24.25 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.84% +3.19% -5.65%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.43 £12.75
90th Percentile £49.65 £52.50 £43.75
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +7.99%

Algorithms
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Algorithms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Algorithms in the East of England

Algorithms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Algorithms in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Algorithms in the East of England

Algorithms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Algorithms in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Algorithms in the East of England

Algorithms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Algorithms in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Algorithms in the East of England

Algorithms
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Algorithms within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +16 10 £300 -29.41% 55
Hertfordshire -9 8 £150 -47.37% 21
Bedfordshire +5 3 £600 +31.11% 6
Essex -9 3 - - 2
Suffolk - 2 £725 -
Algorithms
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Algorithms 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 East of England region with a requirement for Algorithms.

1 9 (34.62%) Python
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 6 (23.08%) MySQL
4 6 (23.08%) OOP
4 6 (23.08%) SEO
4 6 (23.08%) Marketing
4 6 (23.08%) Mathematics
4 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
4 6 (23.08%) WordPress
4 6 (23.08%) Analytics
4 6 (23.08%) Data Structures
5 5 (19.23%) Google Analytics
5 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
5 5 (19.23%) Social Media
5 5 (19.23%) Node.js
5 5 (19.23%) Link Building
5 5 (19.23%) Machine Learning
5 5 (19.23%) Big Data
5 5 (19.23%) Degree
5 5 (19.23%) Pay per click
5 5 (19.23%) Google
5 5 (19.23%) CSS
5 5 (19.23%) PHP
5 5 (19.23%) C
5 5 (19.23%) HTML
5 5 (19.23%) Linux
5 5 (19.23%) Content Marketing
5 5 (19.23%) Data Science
6 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree

Algorithms
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (23.08%) WordPress
2 4 (15.38%) Apache Spark
3 2 (7.69%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) Apache Pig
3 2 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Google Analytics
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon Kinesis
2 2 (7.69%) SaaS
2 2 (7.69%) Slack
3 1 (3.85%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
1 2 (7.69%) S/MIME
1 2 (7.69%) SSL
2 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MySQL
2 5 (19.23%) Big Data
3 3 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.69%) Apache Hive
4 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
4 2 (7.69%) Impala
4 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.69%) Presto
5 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (23.08%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Law
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Consultant
3 5 (19.23%) SEO Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Backend Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Data Scientist
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Data Scientist
5 2 (7.69%) SEO Executive
6 1 (3.85%) Big Data Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Database Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) DSP Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Big Data Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) CSS
1 5 (19.23%) HTML
1 5 (19.23%) Node.js
2 4 (15.38%) jQuery
2 4 (15.38%) Kafka
2 4 (15.38%) Laravel
3 3 (11.54%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (7.69%) 802.1X
4 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.69%) LDAP
4 2 (7.69%) MEAN Stack
4 2 (7.69%) React
4 2 (7.69%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (3.85%) CakePHP
5 1 (3.85%) OpenCV
5 1 (3.85%) Redux
5 1 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) Spring
5 1 (3.85%) TensorFlow
5 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Computer Science
1 6 (23.08%) Data Structures
2 5 (19.23%) Social Media
3 2 (7.69%) PKI
3 2 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.85%) Cloud Native
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Unix
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Analytics
1 6 (23.08%) Mathematics
1 6 (23.08%) OOP
1 6 (23.08%) SEO
2 5 (19.23%) Content Marketing
2 5 (19.23%) Data Science
2 5 (19.23%) Link Building
2 5 (19.23%) Machine Learning
2 5 (19.23%) Pay per click
3 4 (15.38%) Web Development
4 3 (11.54%) DevOps
4 3 (11.54%) Microservices
5 2 (7.69%) Bioinformatics
5 2 (7.69%) Informatics
5 2 (7.69%) MapReduce
5 2 (7.69%) Market Research
5 2 (7.69%) Multithreading
5 2 (7.69%) Open Source
5 2 (7.69%) Physics
5 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Python
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 5 (19.23%) C
4 5 (19.23%) PHP
5 4 (15.38%) C++
5 4 (15.38%) Java
6 3 (11.54%) Scala
7 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 2 (7.69%) Perl
7 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.85%) ES6
8 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.69%) PhD
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Google
2 2 (7.69%) CA
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com