The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Pattern Recognition skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pattern Recognition over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pattern Recognition
UK / England
Rank 567 - 592
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Pattern Recognition 7 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.017% - 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.020% - 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £625 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Pattern Recognition 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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34360 40698 38684
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.28% 82.96% 80.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 22779 27017 24364
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 862 1001 1130
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £48.01
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Pattern Recognition
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Pattern Recognition in England

Pattern Recognition
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Pattern Recognition in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Pattern Recognition in England

Pattern Recognition
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pattern Recognition within the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
London - 5 £625 - 7
Yorkshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -
Pattern Recognition
UK

Pattern Recognition
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Pattern Recognition 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 England region with a requirement for Pattern Recognition.

1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Xcode
2 8 (61.54%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Android
2 8 (61.54%) Cucumber
2 8 (61.54%) MongoDB
2 8 (61.54%) Apple iOS
2 8 (61.54%) Node.js
2 8 (61.54%) Splunk
2 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 8 (61.54%) Mobile App
2 8 (61.54%) Spring Boot
2 8 (61.54%) Apple Swift
2 8 (61.54%) TensorFlow
2 8 (61.54%) Tealium
3 7 (53.85%) Mule
4 6 (46.15%) Banking
5 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Analytics
5 4 (30.77%) iOS Development
6 3 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (23.08%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (23.08%) Re-Platforming
6 3 (23.08%) High Availability
6 3 (23.08%) Business Transformation
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (23.08%) Information Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing

Pattern Recognition
Top Related IT Skills in 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 7 (53.85%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Cucumber
1 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
1 8 (61.54%) Xcode
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) Retail
4 2 (15.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) iOS Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Android Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (15.38%) iOS Android Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Scrum Master
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Transformation
5 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Node.js
1 8 (61.54%) Spring Boot
1 8 (61.54%) TensorFlow
2 3 (23.08%) Middleware
2 3 (23.08%) Spring
3 2 (15.38%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) Cocoa
4 1 (7.69%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (7.69%) Core Animation
4 1 (7.69%) Core Data
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Mobile App
2 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (23.08%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (23.08%) Online Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Animation
4 1 (7.69%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Android
1 8 (61.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Analytics
1 4 (30.77%) iOS Development
2 3 (23.08%) Business Transformation
2 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) High Availability
2 3 (23.08%) Information Architecture
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (23.08%) Re-Platforming
2 3 (23.08%) SOA
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Android Development
3 2 (15.38%) BDD
3 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
4 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Apple Swift
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Splunk
1 8 (61.54%) Tealium
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) SAP