The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Neural Network skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Neural Network over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Neural Networks
England / London
Rank 391 415 407
Rank change year-on-year +24 -8  
Contract jobs citing Neural Network 11 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.057% 0.018% 0.010%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.021% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Median daily rate £825 £513 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.97% -19.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £609 £450 £608
10% offered a daily rate of more than £845 £698 £668
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.95 - -

Neural Network is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 16350 18715 17143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.12% 85.09% 82.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 11752 13518 12038
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 190 241
Median hourly rate £31.92 £22.50 £20.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.86% +10.78%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.18 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Neural Network
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Neural Network as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Neural Network in London

Neural Network
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Neural Network in London

Neural Network
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Neural Network in London over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Neural Network in London

Neural Network
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 Neural Network within the London region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +10 3 £555 -26.00%
Neural Network
England

Neural Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Neural Network also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Neural Network.

1 19 (95.00%) Machine Learning
2 16 (80.00%) Python
3 15 (75.00%) Big Data
4 14 (70.00%) R
5 12 (60.00%) Java
5 12 (60.00%) MATLAB
6 11 (55.00%) Analytics
6 11 (55.00%) Algorithms
7 10 (50.00%) C++
7 10 (50.00%) PhD
7 10 (50.00%) Statistics
7 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
8 8 (40.00%) Visualisation
8 8 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
8 8 (40.00%) Natural Language Processing
8 8 (40.00%) Predictive Modelling
9 7 (35.00%) Tableau
9 7 (35.00%) QlikView
9 7 (35.00%) Data Mining
10 6 (30.00%) SQL
10 6 (30.00%) SPSS
10 6 (30.00%) Finance
10 6 (30.00%) Data Management
10 6 (30.00%) Performance Metrics
10 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (30.00%) Apache Spark
10 6 (30.00%) Alteryx
10 6 (30.00%) A/B Testing
11 5 (25.00%) Deep Learning
11 5 (25.00%) Hadoop

Neural Network
Top Related 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 6 (30.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (10.00%) Apache Pig
2 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Airflow
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) SPSS
2 2 (10.00%) GNU Octave
3 1 (5.00%) Simulink
3 1 (5.00%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon Kinesis
1 1 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (75.00%) Big Data
2 7 (35.00%) Data Mining
2 7 (35.00%) QlikView
3 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (20.00%) Text Mining
5 3 (15.00%) Apache Hive
5 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (10.00%) RDBMS
6 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (5.00%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (5.00%) Blockchain
7 1 (5.00%) Cloudera CDH
7 1 (5.00%) Flink
7 1 (5.00%) HBase
7 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) CMake
1 2 (10.00%) CodeNarc
1 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.00%) GitLab
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.00%) Spock
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Retail
3 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.00%) Electronics
4 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Data Scientist
2 8 (40.00%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Chief Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Chief Data Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Data Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Junior
3 2 (10.00%) Junior Data Scientist
3 2 (10.00%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Analytics Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analytics Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Data Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Data Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (10.00%) FFmpeg
2 2 (10.00%) jOOQ
2 2 (10.00%) NumPy
2 2 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (10.00%) RxJS
2 2 (10.00%) Spring
2 2 (10.00%) TensorFlow
3 1 (5.00%) Django
3 1 (5.00%) Flask
3 1 (5.00%) Grails
3 1 (5.00%) Kafka
3 1 (5.00%) MLlib
3 1 (5.00%) Pandas
3 1 (5.00%) Pyramid
3 1 (5.00%) scikit-learn
3 1 (5.00%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Algorithms
2 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.00%) Social Network
4 2 (10.00%) User Experience
4 2 (10.00%) Virtual Team
5 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Debian
1 2 (10.00%) Linux
1 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Machine Learning
2 11 (55.00%) Analytics
3 10 (50.00%) Statistics
4 8 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
4 8 (40.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 8 (40.00%) Visualisation
5 6 (30.00%) A/B Testing
5 6 (30.00%) Data Management
5 6 (30.00%) Performance Metrics
6 5 (25.00%) Deep Learning
7 4 (20.00%) Information Architecture
7 4 (20.00%) Mathematics
8 3 (15.00%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (15.00%) MapReduce
8 3 (15.00%) Open Source
8 3 (15.00%) Physics
8 3 (15.00%) Statistical Modelling
9 2 (10.00%) Business Analytics
9 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
9 2 (10.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) Python
2 14 (70.00%) R
3 12 (60.00%) Java
3 12 (60.00%) MATLAB
4 10 (50.00%) C++
5 6 (30.00%) SQL
6 2 (10.00%) ES6
6 2 (10.00%) Groovy
6 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.00%) Clojure
7 1 (5.00%) Haskell
7 1 (5.00%) Julia
7 1 (5.00%) ML
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) PhD
2 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Postgraduate
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Tableau
2 6 (30.00%) Alteryx
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Snowplow