Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for Natural Language Processing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Natural Language Processing over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 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.

Natural Language Processing (NLP)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing Natural Language Processing 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.88% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.89% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
East Sussex median daily rate £550 - -
South East median daily rate £575 - £438
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Natural Language Processing is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 265 248 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 46.49% 46.27% 44.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 168 140
East Sussex median daily rate £413 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £294 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £504 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - £11.93 -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +10.81%

Natural Language Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Natural Language Processing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Natural Language Processing in East Sussex

Natural Language Processing
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 16 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
Hove - 4 £550 -
Brighton - 1 £550 -
Natural Language Processing
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Natural Language Processing 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Natural Language Processing.

1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
1 5 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 5 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
1 5 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Data Science
2 3 (60.00%) Data Extraction
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Bayesian Methods
2 3 (60.00%) Social Media Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Social Media
2 3 (60.00%) Text Mining
2 3 (60.00%) Web Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (40.00%) Econometrics
3 2 (40.00%) PhD
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics

Natural Language Processing
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
1 5 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (60.00%) Data Mining
2 3 (60.00%) Text Mining
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (40.00%) HBase
3 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Sqoop
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (60.00%) Social Media
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Data Science
1 5 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 5 (100.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 5 (100.00%) Statistics
1 5 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (60.00%) Bayesian Methods
2 3 (60.00%) Big Data Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Data Extraction
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 3 (60.00%) Social Media Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Web Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Convolutional Neural Network
3 2 (40.00%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (40.00%) Gradient Boosting
3 2 (40.00%) Linear Regression
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
3 2 (40.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Hortonworks