Period
to 18 November 2019

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 18 November 2019 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
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 517 568 617
Rank change year-on-year +51 +49 +7
Contract jobs citing Chatbot 37 60 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.10% 0.13% 0.041%
As % of the Applications category 1.34% 1.66% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 14
London median daily rate £488 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £420
90th Percentile £575 £688 £625
England median daily rate £438 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
London median hourly rate - £44.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 -
% change year-on-year -20.45% - -

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 2,764 3,616 3,956
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.74% 7.92% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,875 2,423 2,731
London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £160 £155 £157
90th Percentile £588 £600 £606
England median daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 162 133
London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.25 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.30% -6.10% +23.66%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.75 £12.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.08 £46.98
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +9.38% +3.23% -6.06%

Chatbot
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Chatbot in London

Chatbot
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Chatbot in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Chatbot in London

Chatbot
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Chatbot in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Chatbot in London

Chatbot
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Chatbot in London.

Contractor 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 18 November 2019. 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 +43 16 £525 -3.67% 1
West London +19 2 £450 -5.26%
Chatbot
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, 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 37 (100.00%) Conversational UI
2 16 (43.24%) Machine Learning
3 15 (40.54%) Natural Language Processing
4 13 (35.14%) Artificial Intelligence
5 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (27.03%) Finance
6 10 (27.03%) Node.js
7 9 (24.32%) React
8 7 (18.92%) User Experience
8 7 (18.92%) TDD
8 7 (18.92%) Redux
9 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
10 5 (13.51%) C#
10 5 (13.51%) Python
10 5 (13.51%) Retail
10 5 (13.51%) DevOps
10 5 (13.51%) React Native
10 5 (13.51%) RxJS
10 5 (13.51%) TypeScript
10 5 (13.51%) BDD
10 5 (13.51%) Azure
10 5 (13.51%) GraphQL
10 5 (13.51%) Project Delivery
11 4 (10.81%) Power Platform
11 4 (10.81%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (10.81%) Service Design
11 4 (10.81%) Power BI
11 4 (10.81%) Proactive Monitoring
11 4 (10.81%) Google
11 4 (10.81%) Git (software)

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 1 (2.70%) CMS
1 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Azure
2 4 (10.81%) Power Platform
3 2 (5.41%) Serverless
3 2 (5.41%) Slack
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon Alexa
4 1 (2.70%) AWS
4 1 (2.70%) Azure LUIS
4 1 (2.70%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Power BI
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Mocha
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Retail
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Games
4 2 (5.41%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Developer
2 5 (13.51%) Azure DevOps
3 4 (10.81%) Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) IT Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) IT Support
3 4 (10.81%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) ITIL Process Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Process Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) React Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Service Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Service Design Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (8.11%) PHP Developer
4 3 (8.11%) PHP Laravel Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Lead DevOps
5 2 (5.41%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) Natural Language Processing
2 10 (27.03%) Node.js
3 9 (24.32%) React
4 7 (18.92%) Redux
5 5 (13.51%) GraphQL
5 5 (13.51%) React Native
5 5 (13.51%) RxJS
6 4 (10.81%) CSS
7 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
7 3 (8.11%) HTML
7 3 (8.11%) Laravel
7 3 (8.11%) REST
8 2 (5.41%) .NET
8 2 (5.41%) ADO
8 2 (5.41%) Express
8 2 (5.41%) HTML5
8 2 (5.41%) JSON
8 2 (5.41%) LESS
8 2 (5.41%) Sass
8 2 (5.41%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) User Experience
2 4 (10.81%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (8.11%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.70%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Android
1 3 (8.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Conversational UI
2 16 (43.24%) Machine Learning
3 13 (35.14%) Artificial Intelligence
4 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (18.92%) TDD
6 5 (13.51%) BDD
6 5 (13.51%) DevOps
6 5 (13.51%) Project Delivery
7 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
7 4 (10.81%) ITIL
7 4 (10.81%) Proactive Monitoring
7 4 (10.81%) Scrum
7 4 (10.81%) Service Design
7 4 (10.81%) Service Management
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.11%) Decision-Making
8 3 (8.11%) Front End Development
8 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.41%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (5.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.51%) C#
2 5 (13.51%) Python
2 5 (13.51%) TypeScript
3 3 (8.11%) PHP
4 2 (5.41%) Java
4 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.41%) SQL
5 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.70%) C
5 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) GDPR
1 1 (2.70%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.41%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Google
2 3 (8.11%) Apple
2 3 (8.11%) Cisco
2 3 (8.11%) Sitecore
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Pega
3 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.70%) ATG
4 1 (2.70%) Automation Anywhere
4 1 (2.70%) Avaya
4 1 (2.70%) Blue Prism
4 1 (2.70%) Demandware
4 1 (2.70%) hybris
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) Intershop
4 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.70%) UiPath
4 1 (2.70%) Workday