Period
to 13 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 13 October 2019 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 > Surrey
6 months to
13 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 120 165 -
Rank change year-on-year +45 - -
Contract jobs citing Natural Language Processing 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.047% 0.093% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Surrey median daily rate - £500 -
South East median daily rate £700 £550 -
% change year-on-year +27.27% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £52.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £52.50 - -

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 Surrey with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 594 1,137 800
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 28.13% 35.23% 30.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 828 581
Surrey median daily rate £484 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.89% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £323 £331 £325
90th Percentile £638 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £435 £415
% change year-on-year +3.45% +4.82% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 17
Surrey median hourly rate £49.50 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - +9.76%
10th Percentile £16.14 £25.38 £42.50
90th Percentile £63.50 £53.13 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +9.76%

Natural Language Processing
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Natural Language Processing in Surrey

Natural Language Processing
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Natural Language Processing within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 13 October 2019. 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
Staines - 1 - -
Natural Language Processing
South East

For the 6 months to 13 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Natural Language Processing 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Natural Language Processing.

1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Computational Linguistics
1 1 (100.00%) Master's Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Acoustics

Natural Language Processing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Acoustics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Computational Linguistics
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Product Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA