The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 3 months to 26 April 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
England / East of England
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 121 129
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8  
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.33% 0.19% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.25% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £463 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £650 £600
% change year-on-year -34.61% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £43.00 -
% change year-on-year +27.90% -  

Machine Learning 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 East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1785 2039 2123
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 84.12% 79.12% 78.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1091 1209 1196
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 116 118 167
Median hourly rate £37.00 £28.69 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.96% -11.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.88 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.75 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +2.77% +17.07%  

Machine Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing Machine Learning as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Machine Learning in the East of England

Machine Learning
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 Machine Learning in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Machine Learning in the East of England

Machine Learning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Machine Learning in the East of England over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Machine Learning in the East of England

Machine Learning
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 Machine Learning in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Machine Learning in the East of England

Machine Learning
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 Machine Learning within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +14 4 £463 - 31
Hertfordshire +8 1 £750 - 2
Bedfordshire - 1 £375 -
Essex - 1 - -
Machine Learning
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 East of England region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 14 (70.00%) Python
2 8 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
2 8 (40.00%) MATLAB
2 8 (40.00%) Algorithms
3 7 (35.00%) R
3 7 (35.00%) Statistics
3 7 (35.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (30.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 6 (30.00%) Java
5 5 (25.00%) Linux
5 5 (25.00%) Physics
5 5 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 5 (25.00%) NumPy
5 5 (25.00%) Apache Hive
5 5 (25.00%) Analytics
5 5 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
5 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 4 (20.00%) Kibana
6 4 (20.00%) scikit-learn
6 4 (20.00%) Big Data
6 4 (20.00%) Power BI
6 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (20.00%) C
7 3 (15.00%) Embedded C
7 3 (15.00%) Unix
7 3 (15.00%) Information Management

Machine Learning
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 3 (15.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Weka
2 1 (5.00%) GNU Octave
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 5 (25.00%) Apache Hive
2 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (20.00%) Big Data
3 4 (20.00%) Power BI
4 3 (15.00%) Mahout
5 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (5.00%) HBase
6 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (10.00%) Front Office
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Data Scientist
2 3 (15.00%) Audio Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Audio Software Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) C Software Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Python Software Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Cloud Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Python Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Big Data Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Scientist
4 1 (5.00%) Data Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Data Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) NumPy
2 4 (20.00%) scikit-learn
3 3 (15.00%) D3.js
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) Django
4 2 (10.00%) Flask
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (5.00%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (5.00%) RESTful
5 1 (5.00%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Algorithms
2 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.00%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (35.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (35.00%) Statistics
3 6 (30.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) Analytics
4 5 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (25.00%) Physics
4 5 (25.00%) Visualisation
5 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.00%) Data Analytics
6 3 (15.00%) Information Management
6 3 (15.00%) Signal Processing
7 2 (10.00%) Bayesian Methods
7 2 (10.00%) DevOps
7 2 (10.00%) Mathematical Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) Monte Carlo Method
7 2 (10.00%) Predictive Modelling
8 1 (5.00%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (5.00%) Digital Forensics
8 1 (5.00%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Python
2 8 (40.00%) MATLAB
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) R
4 6 (30.00%) Java
5 4 (20.00%) C
6 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
6 3 (15.00%) Embedded C
7 2 (10.00%) C#
7 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (10.00%) Scala
8 1 (5.00%) C++
8 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
1 1 (5.00%) SAP
1 1 (5.00%) Splunk
1 1 (5.00%) Teradata
1 1 (5.00%) Vertica
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