Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for ML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ML over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 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.

ML
England > London
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 620
Contract jobs citing ML 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - - 0.002%
As % of the Programming Languages category - - 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
London median daily rate - - £500
England median daily rate - - £363
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

ML is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 23,670 23,040 19,834
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 50.26% 48.52% 44.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,070 17,568 14,781
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £633
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 145 113
London median hourly rate £36.00 £32.50 £33.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.77% -4.03% +39.76%
10th Percentile £18.53 £18.01 £16.21
90th Percentile £58.75 £51.00 £57.38
England median hourly rate £42.19 £40.00 £38.88
% change year-on-year +5.48% +2.89% +3.67%

ML
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for ML in London

ML
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ML in London