Period
to 3 April 2020

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 3 April 2020 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
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 436 566 610
Rank change year-on-year +130 +44 -22
Contract jobs citing Chatbot 36 54 28
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.13% 0.060%
As % of the Applications category 1.91% 1.61% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 19
Median daily rate £475 £531 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.59% -3.41% -
10th Percentile £288 £340 £325
90th Percentile £575 £688 £575
England median daily rate £399 £484 £463
% change year-on-year -17.66% +4.71% +25.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £33.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -43.54% -
England median hourly rate - £19.00 £33.66
% change year-on-year - -43.54% -

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 1,881 3,347 4,079
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.47% 7.87% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,281 2,192 2,780
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £158 £158 £153
90th Percentile £594 £588 £594
England median daily rate £350 £375 £370
% change year-on-year -6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 128 165
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.77% +11.35%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £35.38 £47.09 £40.60
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 3 April 2020.

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 3 April 2020. 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 +84 6 £388 -29.55% 3
West London - 6 £300 - 3
Chatbot
England

For the 6 months to 3 April 2020, 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 36 (100.00%) Conversational UI
2 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (47.22%) Artificial Intelligence
4 10 (27.78%) Machine Learning
5 8 (22.22%) Natural Language Processing
5 8 (22.22%) Microservices
5 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (19.44%) Node.js
6 7 (19.44%) Project Delivery
7 6 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
7 6 (16.67%) SaaS
7 6 (16.67%) Degree
7 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 6 (16.67%) Matrix Management
7 6 (16.67%) C#
7 6 (16.67%) B2B
7 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 5 (13.89%) IBM
8 5 (13.89%) Finance
8 5 (13.89%) REST
9 4 (11.11%) Project Governance
9 4 (11.11%) Open Source
9 4 (11.11%) DevOps
9 4 (11.11%) Analytics
9 4 (11.11%) Azure
9 4 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (11.11%) Robotics
9 4 (11.11%) JSON
9 4 (11.11%) Marketing
9 4 (11.11%) Content Management

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 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) SaaS
2 4 (11.11%) Azure
2 4 (11.11%) Power Platform
3 3 (8.33%) AWS
3 3 (8.33%) Azure LUIS
4 2 (5.56%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Flow
4 2 (5.56%) PowerApps
4 2 (5.56%) Serverless
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (2.78%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (2.78%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
1 1 (2.78%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) Power BI
2 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.78%) Big Data
3 1 (2.78%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.78%) HBase
3 1 (2.78%) Looker
3 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.78%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (2.78%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) CircleCI
1 3 (8.33%) Mocha
2 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Marketing
2 4 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Back Office
3 2 (5.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Project Manager
3 6 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
3 6 (16.67%) SaaS Project Manager
3 6 (16.67%) Web Manager
3 6 (16.67%) Web Project Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Integration Architect
5 4 (11.11%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Agile Developer
6 3 (8.33%) JavaScript Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) IT Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) ITIL Process Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) ITIL Service Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Process Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) React Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Service Design Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) Natural Language Processing
2 7 (19.44%) Node.js
3 5 (13.89%) REST
4 4 (11.11%) .NET
4 4 (11.11%) JMS
4 4 (11.11%) JSON
4 4 (11.11%) JSON Schema
4 4 (11.11%) Middleware
4 4 (11.11%) SOAP
4 4 (11.11%) Swagger
4 4 (11.11%) Web Services
4 4 (11.11%) WSDL
4 4 (11.11%) XML
4 4 (11.11%) XSD
5 3 (8.33%) Enzyme
5 3 (8.33%) Jest
5 3 (8.33%) Next.js
5 3 (8.33%) Redux
5 3 (8.33%) Sass
5 3 (8.33%) Semantic UI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Robotics
2 3 (8.33%) User Experience
3 2 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Android
1 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Conversational UI
2 23 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (47.22%) Artificial Intelligence
4 10 (27.78%) Machine Learning
5 8 (22.22%) Microservices
5 8 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (19.44%) Project Delivery
7 6 (16.67%) B2B
7 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 6 (16.67%) Matrix Management
7 6 (16.67%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (11.11%) Content Management
8 4 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 4 (11.11%) Feasibility Study
8 4 (11.11%) ITIL
8 4 (11.11%) Open Source
8 4 (11.11%) Project Governance
8 4 (11.11%) SOA
8 4 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) C#
2 4 (11.11%) Python
3 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.78%) Java
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
5 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Degree
2 4 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (11.11%) PhD
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.78%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) GDPR
2 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.78%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.56%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.78%) Ambari
2 1 (2.78%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (2.78%) Oozie
2 1 (2.78%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) IBM
3 4 (11.11%) Ab Initio
3 4 (11.11%) Automation Anywhere
3 4 (11.11%) Blue Prism
3 4 (11.11%) Software AG
3 4 (11.11%) Sparx
3 4 (11.11%) UiPath
3 4 (11.11%) webMethods
4 1 (2.78%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.78%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.78%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com