Period
to 13 November 2018

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

Machine Learning
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 93 109
Rank change year-on-year +15 +16 -37
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 13 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.09% 1.45% 0.080%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 1.71% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 1
Oxfordshire median daily rate £408 £500 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.50% -16.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £334 £353 £575
90th Percentile £429 £538 £625
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £575
% change year-on-year - -13.04% +10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £36.47 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £19.34 £20.50
% change year-on-year +132.68% -5.66% -

Machine Learning is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,031 1,052 1,106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 86.57% 84.57% 88.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 755 846 796
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £276 £213
90th Percentile £588 £588 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 16 36
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £22.93 £23.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.30% +17.95% -13.33%
10th Percentile £15.30 £13.67 £13.75
90th Percentile £49.00 £77.50 £45.88
South East median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year +26.67% -5.26% -

Machine Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Machine Learning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Machine Learning in Oxfordshire

Machine Learning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Machine Learning in Oxfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Machine Learning in Oxfordshire

Machine Learning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Machine Learning in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Machine Learning in Oxfordshire

Machine Learning
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Machine Learning in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Machine Learning in Oxfordshire

Machine Learning
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 13 November 2018. 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
Oxford +17 6 £400 -20.00% 28
Banbury - 1 - -
Kidlington - 1 £425 - 1
Machine Learning
South East

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Machine Learning 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 6 (46.15%) Linux
1 6 (46.15%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) Data Security
4 3 (23.08%) MATLAB
4 3 (23.08%) Simulink
4 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
4 3 (23.08%) Big Data
4 3 (23.08%) Statistical Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) scikit-learn
4 3 (23.08%) TensorFlow
4 3 (23.08%) Data Science
5 2 (15.38%) Logistics
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (15.38%) GDPR
5 2 (15.38%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) API Development
5 2 (15.38%) Microservices
5 2 (15.38%) Go

Machine Learning
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Power BI
2 1 (7.69%) PowerPivot
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) German Language
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Publishing
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Embedded Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Embedded Linux Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Backend Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Data Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Python Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) scikit-learn
1 3 (23.08%) TensorFlow
2 2 (15.38%) Java EE
3 1 (7.69%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.69%) Robotics
2 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Analytics
2 3 (23.08%) Data Science
2 3 (23.08%) Data Security
2 3 (23.08%) Mathematics
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Statistical Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) API Development
3 2 (15.38%) Data Analytics
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
3 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Kanban
3 2 (15.38%) Logistics
3 2 (15.38%) Microservices
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) SDLC
3 2 (15.38%) Statistics
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) C++
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) MATLAB
5 2 (15.38%) Go
5 2 (15.38%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) Scala
6 1 (7.69%) SQL
6 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (7.69%) Master's Degree
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) GDPR
2 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Splunk
3 1 (7.69%) SAP