Period
to 2 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Chatbot skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Chatbot over the 6 months to 2 August 2021 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.

Chatbots
England > London
6 months to
2 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 482 351 556
Rank change year-on-year -131 +205 +50
Contract jobs citing Chatbot 49 35 45
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Applications category 2.44% 2.95% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 17
10th Percentile £450 £293 £418
25th Percentile £453 £363 £481
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £525
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -9.52% -4.55%
75th Percentile £713 £650 £650
90th Percentile " £713 £680
England median daily rate £525 £488 £525
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14% +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
England median hourly rate - - £50.00

Chatbot is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 2,006 1,187 3,142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.64% 7.54% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,259 799 2,136
10th Percentile £244 £160 £163
25th Percentile £350 £275 £263
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £425 £400
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
75th Percentile £575 £538 £519
90th Percentile £675 £650 £600
England median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 52 135
10th Percentile £13.43 £12.52 £11.36
25th Percentile £16.25 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.29 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year +23.24% +6.76% -5.00%
75th Percentile £38.75 £30.23 £23.84
90th Percentile £52.28 £40.00 £38.85
England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.21 £16.50
% change year-on-year -3.90% +10.36% -

Chatbot
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Chatbot as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Chatbot in London

Chatbot
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Chatbot in London.

Daily rate trend for Chatbot in London

Chatbot
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Chatbot in London over the 6 months to 2 August 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Chatbot in London

Chatbot
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Chatbot in London.

Hourly rate trend for Chatbot in London

Chatbot
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Chatbot within the London region over the 6 months to 2 August 2021. 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
Central London -22 3 £950 +145.16% 9
Chatbot
England

For the 6 months to 2 August 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Chatbot 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 London region with a requirement for Chatbot.

1 49 (100.00%) Conversational UI
2 24 (48.98%) Artificial Intelligence
2 24 (48.98%) Analytics
3 18 (36.73%) Machine Learning
3 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
5 16 (32.65%) RESTful
5 16 (32.65%) Social Skills
6 14 (28.57%) React
6 14 (28.57%) Natural Language Processing
6 14 (28.57%) Finance
7 13 (26.53%) JSON
8 11 (22.45%) Marketing
8 11 (22.45%) Python
8 11 (22.45%) Client/Server
8 11 (22.45%) Workflow
8 11 (22.45%) CMS
8 11 (22.45%) Jenkins
9 10 (20.41%) Multithreading
9 10 (20.41%) Visualisation
9 10 (20.41%) Node.js
10 9 (18.37%) Test Automation
10 9 (18.37%) Artifactory
10 9 (18.37%) SQL
10 9 (18.37%) Ansible
10 9 (18.37%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (18.37%) Redux
10 9 (18.37%) Power Platform
11 8 (16.33%) Influencing Skills
11 8 (16.33%) Power BI

Chatbot
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 11 (22.45%) CMS
2 2 (4.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (4.08%) Headless CMS
3 1 (2.04%) Drupal
3 1 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Magento
2 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Power Platform
2 6 (12.24%) Adobe Analytics
2 6 (12.24%) AWS
3 4 (8.16%) Azure
3 4 (8.16%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (6.12%) Serverless
5 2 (4.08%) Amazon S3
5 2 (4.08%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (4.08%) CloudFront
5 2 (4.08%) Google Analytics
5 2 (4.08%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (4.08%) npm
6 1 (2.04%) Dialogflow
6 1 (2.04%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.33%) RTMP
2 3 (6.12%) HTTP
3 1 (2.04%) MGCP
3 1 (2.04%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) Power BI
1 8 (16.33%) Relational Database
1 8 (16.33%) Tableau
2 2 (4.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Jenkins
2 9 (18.37%) Artifactory
3 5 (10.20%) CircleCI
3 5 (10.20%) Mocha
4 3 (6.12%) webpack
5 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.08%) Maven
6 1 (2.04%) Babel
6 1 (2.04%) Storybook
6 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (32.65%) Social Skills
2 14 (28.57%) Finance
3 11 (22.45%) Marketing
4 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (16.33%) Influencing Skills
5 7 (14.29%) Banking
5 7 (14.29%) Organisational Skills
6 6 (12.24%) French Language
6 6 (12.24%) German Language
7 5 (10.20%) Retail Banking
8 3 (6.12%) Investment Banking
8 3 (6.12%) Publishing
8 3 (6.12%) Retail
9 2 (4.08%) Presentation Skills
10 1 (2.04%) Back Office
10 1 (2.04%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (2.04%) Documentation Skills
10 1 (2.04%) Law
10 1 (2.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Developer
2 8 (16.33%) C# Developer
2 8 (16.33%) Python Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Marketing Manager
3 6 (12.24%) SQL Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Architect
4 4 (8.16%) Consultant
4 4 (8.16%) JavaScript Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (4.08%) Implementation Consultant
5 2 (4.08%) Product Owner
5 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Technical Leader
5 2 (4.08%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.04%) Analyst
6 1 (2.04%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (2.04%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.04%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.65%) RESTful
2 14 (28.57%) React
3 13 (26.53%) JSON
4 10 (20.41%) Node.js
5 9 (18.37%) Redux
6 7 (14.29%) HTML
7 5 (10.20%) CSS
7 5 (10.20%) Enzyme
7 5 (10.20%) Express
7 5 (10.20%) Jest
7 5 (10.20%) Semantic UI
8 4 (8.16%) Next.js
8 4 (8.16%) Sass
9 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
9 3 (6.12%) REST
10 2 (4.08%) HTML5
10 2 (4.08%) jQuery
10 2 (4.08%) SOAP
10 2 (4.08%) Spring MVC
10 2 (4.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Client/Server
2 5 (10.20%) User Experience
3 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Android
2 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Conversational UI
2 24 (48.98%) Analytics
2 24 (48.98%) Artificial Intelligence
3 18 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (36.73%) Machine Learning
4 14 (28.57%) Natural Language Processing
5 11 (22.45%) Workflow
6 10 (20.41%) Multithreading
6 10 (20.41%) Visualisation
7 9 (18.37%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (18.37%) Test Automation
8 8 (16.33%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (16.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (16.33%) Data Analytics
8 8 (16.33%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (14.29%) Full Stack Development
9 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (14.29%) User Stories
10 6 (12.24%) B2B Marketing
10 6 (12.24%) Demand Generation
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.69%) JavaScript
2 11 (22.45%) Python
3 9 (18.37%) SQL
4 8 (16.33%) C#
5 4 (8.16%) Groovy
6 2 (4.08%) Java
6 2 (4.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) GDPR
2 3 (6.12%) Accessibility
3 1 (2.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (18.37%) Ansible
2 2 (4.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Adobe
1 8 (16.33%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (12.24%) Google
2 6 (12.24%) Marketo
3 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.08%) IBM
4 2 (4.08%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.04%) Genesys
5 1 (2.04%) Sitecore