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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 6 months to 4 July 2022 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.

Artificial Intelligence (AI)
England > East of England
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 128 114 98
Rank change year-on-year -14 -16 +67
Contract jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 14 11 23
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.55% 0.55% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.64% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 14
10th Percentile £518 £436 £354
25th Percentile £523 £494 £381
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £548 £525 £431
Median % change year-on-year +4.29% +21.74% -19.77%
75th Percentile £634 £556 £500
90th Percentile £758 £646 £763
England median daily rate £560 £550 £525
% change year-on-year +1.82% +4.76% -0.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £75.00
England median hourly rate £42.00 £31.00 £51.25
% change year-on-year +35.48% -39.51% +2.50%

Artificial Intelligence 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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,111 1,711 1,689
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 83.60% 85.04% 83.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,285 970 1,052
10th Percentile £213 £158 £250
25th Percentile £363 £300 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £480 £425 £450
Median % change year-on-year +12.94% -5.56% -
75th Percentile £588 £535 £525
90th Percentile £675 £600 £600
England median daily rate £550 £500 £480
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 302 212 88
10th Percentile £13.25 £12.25 £13.00
25th Percentile £15.25 £13.20 £14.94
Median hourly rate £24.46 £17.94 £22.82
Median % change year-on-year +36.33% -21.40% +30.40%
75th Percentile £53.75 £34.66 £48.32
90th Percentile £60.00 £50.00 £59.23
England median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £22.61
% change year-on-year +16.67% +6.15% -1.27%

Artificial Intelligence
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Artificial Intelligence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Artificial Intelligence in the East of England

Artificial Intelligence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Artificial Intelligence in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Artificial Intelligence in the East of England

Artificial Intelligence
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Artificial Intelligence in the East of England over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Artificial Intelligence in the East of England

Artificial Intelligence
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 Artificial Intelligence within the East of England region over the 6 months to 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire -21 6 £525 -8.70% 33
Hertfordshire -5 4 £731 +39.14% 8
Suffolk - 4 £545 - 2
Artificial Intelligence
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Artificial Intelligence 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 Artificial Intelligence.

1 9 (64.29%) AWS
2 7 (50.00%) Machine Learning
3 6 (42.86%) Python
4 5 (35.71%) Agile
4 5 (35.71%) Analytics
5 4 (28.57%) Business Case
5 4 (28.57%) Social Skills
5 4 (28.57%) Data Pipeline
6 3 (21.43%) B2B
6 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Retail
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Legal
6 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) Presentation Skills
6 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (21.43%) CI/CD
7 2 (14.29%) Platform Engineering
7 2 (14.29%) BigCommerce
7 2 (14.29%) NN4M
7 2 (14.29%) Metadata
7 2 (14.29%) Apache
7 2 (14.29%) Shopify
7 2 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
7 2 (14.29%) Deep Learning
7 2 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
7 2 (14.29%) R
7 2 (14.29%) Thought Leadership

Artificial Intelligence
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 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.14%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (7.14%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 9 (64.29%) AWS
2 2 (14.29%) BigCommerce
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (14.29%) GCP
2 2 (14.29%) Serverless
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (7.14%) Azure
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (7.14%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (7.14%) Collibra
3 1 (7.14%) Commercetools
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (14.29%) Data Lake
1 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (14.29%) Metadata
1 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) Delta Lake
2 1 (7.14%) HDInsight
2 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Neo4j
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) Parquet
2 1 (7.14%) Stardog
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (28.57%) Social Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Legal
2 3 (21.43%) Presentation Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 1 (7.14%) Organisational Skills
4 1 (7.14%) Public Sector
4 1 (7.14%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Commercial Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Data Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Commercial Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Data Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Platform Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Pricing Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Python Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) PySpark
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.14%) Biotechnology
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Native
2 1 (7.14%) Hedge funds
2 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Life Science
2 1 (7.14%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) AIX
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 5 (35.71%) Agile
2 5 (35.71%) Analytics
3 4 (28.57%) Business Case
3 4 (28.57%) Data Pipeline
4 3 (21.43%) B2B
4 3 (21.43%) CI/CD
4 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) B2C
5 2 (14.29%) Competitor Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 2 (14.29%) Data Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Deep Learning
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) ETL
5 2 (14.29%) Mobile Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) Predictive Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) Product Marketing
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) R
4 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (7.14%) Master's Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) GDPR
1 1 (7.14%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Statspack
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Adobe
1 2 (14.29%) NN4M
1 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle