Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Natural Language Processing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Natural Language Processing over the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Natural Language Processing (NLP)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 103
Contract jobs citing Natural Language Processing 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire - - 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Oxfordshire median daily rate - - £438
South East median daily rate £550 - £438
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Natural Language Processing is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 490 459 506
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 39.36% 39.10% 40.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 352 373
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £313
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £433 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.85% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 6
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +104.82% -7.78%
10th Percentile £28.25 £41.25 £13.63
90th Percentile £57.50 £43.75 £34.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%

Natural Language Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Natural Language Processing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Natural Language Processing in Oxfordshire

Natural Language Processing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Natural Language Processing in Oxfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Natural Language Processing in Oxfordshire