Period
to 2 December 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 December 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 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 522 345 519
Rank change year-on-year -177 +174 +73
Contract jobs citing Chatbot 61 33 33
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.20% 0.095%
As % of the Applications category 2.33% 3.19% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 22 20
10th Percentile £445 £363 £350
25th Percentile £491 £416 £381
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £576 £500 £494
Median % change year-on-year +15.10% +1.27% -9.82%
75th Percentile £738 £694 £547
90th Percentile £740 £713 £575
England median daily rate £550 £550 £450
% change year-on-year +0.05% +22.22% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £26.22 -
England median hourly rate - £25.50 -

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 2,622 1,035 2,700
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 6.90% 6.40% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,770 700 1,875
10th Percentile £213 £163 £159
25th Percentile £350 £287 £263
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £488 £418 £400
Median % change year-on-year +16.77% +4.38% -
75th Percentile £588 £525 £500
90th Percentile £675 £625 £588
England median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 39 135
10th Percentile £15.93 £12.71 £12.44
25th Percentile £20.08 £17.38 £15.25
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year - +31.58% -
75th Percentile £41.75 £33.09 £22.59
90th Percentile £51.60 £41.81 £30.00
England median hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -10.10% +14.29% +9.38%

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 December 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 December 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 -61 3 £538 -2.27% 6
West London - 2 £475 - 1
Chatbot
England

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 61 (100.00%) Conversational UI
2 28 (45.90%) Artificial Intelligence
3 24 (39.34%) Social Skills
4 23 (37.70%) Finance
5 22 (36.07%) Analytics
6 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (22.95%) Natural Language Processing
7 14 (22.95%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (22.95%) Power Platform
8 13 (21.31%) Machine Learning
8 13 (21.31%) SQL
8 13 (21.31%) Python
9 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
9 12 (19.67%) Visualisation
9 12 (19.67%) RESTful
10 11 (18.03%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (18.03%) Jenkins
10 11 (18.03%) Power BI
10 11 (18.03%) Marketing
10 11 (18.03%) JSON
10 11 (18.03%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (18.03%) JavaScript
11 10 (16.39%) C#
11 10 (16.39%) Workflow
11 10 (16.39%) Banking
11 10 (16.39%) Azure
11 10 (16.39%) User Experience
11 10 (16.39%) Tableau
11 10 (16.39%) Influencing Skills
12 9 (14.75%) Organisational Skills

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 9 (14.75%) CMS
2 2 (3.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.64%) Confluence
3 1 (1.64%) Headless CMS
3 1 (1.64%) MTS
3 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 5 (8.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.28%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (1.64%) BondVision
3 1 (1.64%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.95%) Power Platform
2 10 (16.39%) Azure
3 7 (11.48%) Dynamics 365
4 6 (9.84%) Adobe Analytics
4 6 (9.84%) AWS
5 5 (8.20%) Power Automate
6 3 (4.92%) Microsoft 365
7 2 (3.28%) GCP
7 2 (3.28%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 2 (3.28%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (1.64%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 1 (1.64%) Miro
8 1 (1.64%) npm
8 1 (1.64%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.64%) PaaS
8 1 (1.64%) SaaS
8 1 (1.64%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) RTMP
2 1 (1.64%) HTTP
2 1 (1.64%) Skype
2 1 (1.64%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) Power BI
2 10 (16.39%) Tableau
3 9 (14.75%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.92%) Triplestore
5 2 (3.28%) Big Data
5 2 (3.28%) Stardog
Development Applications
1 11 (18.03%) Jenkins
2 9 (14.75%) Artifactory
3 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.28%) Maven
3 2 (3.28%) Mocha
4 1 (1.64%) Balsamiq
4 1 (1.64%) CircleCI
4 1 (1.64%) JIRA
4 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 24 (39.34%) Social Skills
2 23 (37.70%) Finance
3 11 (18.03%) Marketing
4 10 (16.39%) Banking
4 10 (16.39%) Influencing Skills
5 9 (14.75%) Organisational Skills
6 6 (9.84%) French Language
6 6 (9.84%) German Language
7 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (6.56%) Retail Banking
9 3 (4.92%) Documentation Skills
10 2 (3.28%) Investment Banking
10 2 (3.28%) Legal
10 2 (3.28%) Retail
11 1 (1.64%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
11 1 (1.64%) Front Office
11 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
11 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (32.79%) Developer
2 10 (16.39%) C# Developer
3 9 (14.75%) Architect
4 8 (13.11%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (11.48%) Full Stack Developer
5 7 (11.48%) UI Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Web UI Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Marketing Manager
7 5 (8.20%) Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Business Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Designer
8 4 (6.56%) Consultant
8 4 (6.56%) Functional Consultant
8 4 (6.56%) UX Designer
9 2 (3.28%) Product Owner
9 2 (3.28%) Python Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Salesforce Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Technical Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.28%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) RESTful
2 11 (18.03%) JSON
3 6 (9.84%) CSS
3 6 (9.84%) HTML
4 5 (8.20%) REST
5 4 (6.56%) .NET
5 4 (6.56%) React
5 4 (6.56%) SOAP
6 3 (4.92%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.92%) Apache Camel
6 3 (4.92%) D3.js
6 3 (4.92%) jQuery
6 3 (4.92%) R2RML
6 3 (4.92%) Redux
6 3 (4.92%) Web Services
7 2 (3.28%) Node.js
7 2 (3.28%) Spring
7 2 (3.28%) Spring Boot
7 2 (3.28%) Spring MVC
8 1 (1.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) User Experience
2 9 (14.75%) Client/Server
3 7 (11.48%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.28%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.28%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.64%) Eurex
6 1 (1.64%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) Conversational UI
2 28 (45.90%) Artificial Intelligence
3 22 (36.07%) Analytics
4 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (22.95%) Natural Language Processing
5 14 (22.95%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (21.31%) Machine Learning
7 12 (19.67%) Visualisation
8 11 (18.03%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (18.03%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (16.39%) Workflow
10 9 (14.75%) Data Analytics
10 9 (14.75%) DevOps
10 9 (14.75%) Multithreading
10 9 (14.75%) Test Automation
11 8 (13.11%) API Development
11 8 (13.11%) Full Stack Development
12 7 (11.48%) B2B
12 7 (11.48%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (9.84%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.31%) Python
1 13 (21.31%) SQL
2 11 (18.03%) JavaScript
3 10 (16.39%) C#
4 7 (11.48%) Groovy
5 4 (6.56%) Java
6 3 (4.92%) SPARQL
7 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.64%) SOQL
7 1 (1.64%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.64%) Degree
1 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) Accessibility
1 1 (1.64%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.64%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) Ansible
2 1 (1.64%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.75%) Adobe
3 8 (13.11%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (9.84%) Marketo
5 4 (6.56%) MuleSoft
6 3 (4.92%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.64%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.64%) Facebook
7 1 (1.64%) ION Trading
7 1 (1.64%) Qualtrics
7 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.64%) Remedy
7 1 (1.64%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (1.64%) Tradeweb