The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Speech Recognition skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Speech Recognition over the 3 months to 22 June 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.

Speech Recognition or Voice Recognition
UK / England
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 632 612
Rank change year-on-year +47 -20  
Contract jobs citing Speech Recognition 5 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.010% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.014% 0.012% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -2.50% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Speech 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 36460 41364 41331
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.71% 83.50% 80.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 23944 27759 26979
Median daily rate £450 £446 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.84% +7.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 956 965 1150
Median hourly rate £32.00 £27.25 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.43% +4.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Speech Recognition
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Speech Recognition in England

Speech Recognition
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Speech Recognition in England

Speech Recognition
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Speech Recognition in England

Speech 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 Speech Recognition within the England region over the 3 months to 22 June 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 +16 3 £438 +9.37% 1
East of England -3 2 £390 - 1
Speech Recognition
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Speech 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 Speech Recognition.

1 5 (50.00%) IVR
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) CTI
2 3 (30.00%) Biometrics
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Nortel
3 2 (20.00%) Genesys
3 2 (20.00%) Online Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Google
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Fintech
3 2 (20.00%) Verint
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) ArchiMate
4 1 (10.00%) Workforce Optimisation
4 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (10.00%) Sentiment Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Itk
4 1 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ICM
4 1 (10.00%) Facilities Management
4 1 (10.00%) WFM
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA

Speech Recognition
Co-occurring 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 1 (10.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) CTI
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (10.00%) RFID
2 1 (10.00%) SMTP
2 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Games
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Telephony Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Telephony Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Assistant Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Avaya Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Call Centre Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Call Centre Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) CMS Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Nortel Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum Master
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Implementation Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Itk
1 1 (10.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (10.00%) Sphinx
1 1 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) IVR
2 2 (20.00%) Fintech
2 2 (20.00%) Online Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (10.00%) NHS
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Biometrics
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Facilities Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Governance
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) User Stories
3 1 (10.00%) WFM
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) PhD
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) HL7
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) SNOMED CT
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Genesys
1 2 (20.00%) Google
1 2 (20.00%) Nortel
1 2 (20.00%) Verint
2 1 (10.00%) Avaya
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft