The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Pattern Recognition skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Pattern Recognition over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pattern Recognition
UK
Rank 602 - 621
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Pattern Recognition 7 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% - 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.019% - 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £625 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Pattern Recognition 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37182 44106 42440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.13% 82.88% 79.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 24552 28910 26291
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 945 1111 1221
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +32.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Pattern Recognition
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Pattern Recognition in the UK

Pattern Recognition
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Pattern Recognition in the UK

Pattern Recognition
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Pattern Recognition within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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
England - 7 £625 - 10
London - 5 £625 - 7
Reading - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -

Pattern Recognition
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Pattern Recognition also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Pattern Recognition.

1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) Xcode
2 8 (61.54%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) Android
2 8 (61.54%) Cucumber
2 8 (61.54%) MongoDB
2 8 (61.54%) Apple iOS
2 8 (61.54%) Node.js
2 8 (61.54%) Splunk
2 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 8 (61.54%) Mobile App
2 8 (61.54%) Spring Boot
2 8 (61.54%) Apple Swift
2 8 (61.54%) TensorFlow
2 8 (61.54%) Tealium
3 7 (53.85%) Mule
4 6 (46.15%) Banking
5 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) Analytics
5 4 (30.77%) iOS Development
6 3 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (23.08%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (23.08%) Re-Platforming
6 3 (23.08%) High Availability
6 3 (23.08%) Business Transformation
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (23.08%) Information Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing

Pattern Recognition
Top Related IT Skills 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 7 (53.85%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Cucumber
1 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
1 8 (61.54%) Xcode
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Marketing
4 2 (15.38%) Retail
4 2 (15.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) iOS Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Android Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (15.38%) iOS Android Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Scrum Master
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Transformation
5 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) Node.js
1 8 (61.54%) Spring Boot
1 8 (61.54%) TensorFlow
2 3 (23.08%) Middleware
2 3 (23.08%) Spring
3 2 (15.38%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) Cocoa
4 1 (7.69%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (7.69%) Core Animation
4 1 (7.69%) Core Data
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Mobile App
2 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (23.08%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (23.08%) Online Banking
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Animation
4 1 (7.69%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Android
1 8 (61.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Analytics
1 4 (30.77%) iOS Development
2 3 (23.08%) Business Transformation
2 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (23.08%) High Availability
2 3 (23.08%) Information Architecture
2 3 (23.08%) Information Security
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (23.08%) Re-Platforming
2 3 (23.08%) SOA
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Android Development
3 2 (15.38%) BDD
3 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Development
4 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Apple Swift
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Splunk
1 8 (61.54%) Tealium
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) SAP