Period
to 19 April 2018

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

Google TensorFlow
UK
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 762 808 891
Rank change year-on-year +46 +83 -
Contract jobs citing TensorFlow 115 20 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.022% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.068% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 4 2
UK median daily rate £563 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% - -
10th Percentile £435 £405 £525
90th Percentile £800 £705 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £625 £400 -
% change year-on-year +56.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
UK median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 32,982 29,235 30,596
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.62% 31.55% 28.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,265 20,180 21,207
UK median daily rate £475 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.20% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £288
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 331 365 481
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £40.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.23% +4.52% +10.71%
10th Percentile £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
90th Percentile £58.75 £52.50 £57.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £38.63
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.56% +7.29%

TensorFlow
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing TensorFlow as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for TensorFlow in the UK

TensorFlow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for TensorFlow in the UK

TensorFlow
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing TensorFlow over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for TensorFlow in the UK

TensorFlow
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing TensorFlow.

Contractor hourly rate trend for TensorFlow in the UK

TensorFlow
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing TensorFlow within the UK over the 6 months to 19 April 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
England +44 111 £563 +2.27% 49
London +52 97 £563 -6.25% 19
UK excluding London -13 17 £625 +56.25% 30
East Midlands - 5 £675 -
Midlands - 5 £675 - 2
East of England - 5 £450 - 11
South East -24 3 - - 13
Scotland - 3 £425 -
North of England -2 1 £500 - 1
Yorkshire -14 1 £500 -

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing TensorFlow 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 with a requirement for TensorFlow.

1 106 (92.17%) Python
2 96 (83.48%) Machine Learning
3 77 (66.96%) Data Science
4 65 (56.52%) Apache Spark
5 56 (48.70%) Analytics
6 52 (45.22%) Algorithms
7 48 (41.74%) Hadoop
8 47 (40.87%) Computer Science
9 46 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
10 45 (39.13%) Deep Learning
11 44 (38.26%) Scala
12 43 (37.39%) R
13 41 (35.65%) Big Data
14 40 (34.78%) Apache
14 40 (34.78%) Keras
15 38 (33.04%) Degree
16 37 (32.17%) Apache Hive
17 36 (31.30%) Java
18 35 (30.43%) Mathematics
19 34 (29.57%) Finance
20 33 (28.70%) SQL
21 30 (26.09%) PhD
22 29 (25.22%) Apache Pig
23 28 (24.35%) Apache Cassandra
23 28 (24.35%) MapReduce
23 28 (24.35%) Git (software)
24 27 (23.48%) Amazon AWS
24 27 (23.48%) Docker
25 26 (22.61%) MongoDB
26 25 (21.74%) scikit-learn

TensorFlow
Co-occurring 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 65 (56.52%) Apache Spark
2 40 (34.78%) Apache
3 29 (25.22%) Apache Pig
4 11 (9.57%) Jupyter
5 8 (6.96%) SAS
6 6 (5.22%) Apache Solr
6 6 (5.22%) nginx
7 1 (0.87%) DNN
7 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 27 (23.48%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (19.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.87%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.87%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (41.74%) Hadoop
2 41 (35.65%) Big Data
3 37 (32.17%) Apache Hive
4 28 (24.35%) Apache Cassandra
5 26 (22.61%) MongoDB
6 24 (20.87%) HBase
6 24 (20.87%) NoSQL
7 14 (12.17%) MySQL
8 11 (9.57%) SQL Server
9 10 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (6.96%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (6.96%) Sqoop
11 7 (6.09%) Impala
11 7 (6.09%) Mahout
11 7 (6.09%) RDBMS
11 7 (6.09%) Relational Database
12 6 (5.22%) Amazon RDS
13 4 (3.48%) Data Mining
14 2 (1.74%) Neo4j
15 1 (0.87%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (24.35%) Git (software)
2 19 (16.52%) Jenkins
3 16 (13.91%) Visual Studio
3 16 (13.91%) Visual Studio Team System
4 9 (7.83%) Subversion
5 7 (6.09%) JUnit
5 7 (6.09%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.87%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.87%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.87%) Mocha
6 1 (0.87%) RStudio
General
1 34 (29.57%) Finance
2 17 (14.78%) Marketing
3 15 (13.04%) Retail
4 7 (6.09%) Games
5 4 (3.48%) Banking
6 3 (2.61%) Electronics
6 3 (2.61%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.74%) Automotive
7 2 (1.74%) Legal
8 1 (0.87%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.87%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.87%) French Language
8 1 (0.87%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.87%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (38.26%) Data Scientist
2 22 (19.13%) Data Engineer
3 15 (13.04%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 12 (10.43%) Big Data Engineer
5 9 (7.83%) Developer
6 8 (6.96%) Computer Scientist
6 8 (6.96%) Computer Vision Scientist
6 8 (6.96%) Data Analytics Engineer
7 6 (5.22%) Python Developer
7 6 (5.22%) Scrum Master
8 5 (4.35%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 5 (4.35%) Senior Data Scientist
9 3 (2.61%) Android Engineer
9 3 (2.61%) Computer Engineer
9 3 (2.61%) Computer Vision Engineer
10 2 (1.74%) Machine Learning Specialist
10 2 (1.74%) Research Engineer
11 1 (0.87%) Hadoop Developer
11 1 (0.87%) Hadoop Engineer
11 1 (0.87%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (34.78%) Keras
2 25 (21.74%) scikit-learn
2 25 (21.74%) Theano
3 20 (17.39%) MXNet
3 20 (17.39%) NumPy
3 20 (17.39%) Pandas
4 17 (14.78%) Natural Language Processing
5 16 (13.91%) Kafka
6 14 (12.17%) CNTK
7 10 (8.70%) Flask
8 9 (7.83%) MLlib
8 9 (7.83%) Velocity
9 8 (6.96%) Matplotlib
9 8 (6.96%) OpenCV
9 8 (6.96%) PySpark
9 8 (6.96%) Seaborn
9 8 (6.96%) Torch
10 6 (5.22%) Akka
10 6 (5.22%) Deeplearning4j
11 4 (3.48%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 52 (45.22%) Algorithms
2 47 (40.87%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (4.35%) Fintech
5 4 (3.48%) CUDA
6 3 (2.61%) Marketing Technology
6 3 (2.61%) User Experience
7 2 (1.74%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.74%) Robotics
8 1 (0.87%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.43%) Linux
2 4 (3.48%) Android
2 4 (3.48%) Unix
3 1 (0.87%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (83.48%) Machine Learning
2 77 (66.96%) Data Science
3 56 (48.70%) Analytics
4 46 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (39.13%) Deep Learning
6 35 (30.43%) Mathematics
7 28 (24.35%) MapReduce
8 24 (20.87%) Statistics
9 22 (19.13%) Artificial Intelligence
10 21 (18.26%) Data Engineering
11 20 (17.39%) Open Source
11 20 (17.39%) Visualisation
12 19 (16.52%) Problem-Solving
13 18 (15.65%) ETL
14 17 (14.78%) Computer Vision
14 17 (14.78%) Neural Network
15 16 (13.91%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (13.91%) Scrum
16 15 (13.04%) Logistic Regression
17 14 (12.17%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (92.17%) Python
2 44 (38.26%) Scala
3 43 (37.39%) R
4 36 (31.30%) Java
5 33 (28.70%) SQL
6 18 (15.65%) C++
7 15 (13.04%) C
8 10 (8.70%) JavaScript
9 8 (6.96%) Shell Script
10 6 (5.22%) MATLAB
11 3 (2.61%) Ruby
12 2 (1.74%) C#
12 2 (1.74%) Kotlin
12 2 (1.74%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.87%) Go
Qualifications
1 38 (33.04%) Degree
2 30 (26.09%) PhD
3 23 (20.00%) Master's Degree
4 14 (12.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.74%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.74%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (1.74%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.74%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.87%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.83%) GDPR
2 6 (5.22%) QA
3 4 (3.48%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (23.48%) Docker
2 23 (20.00%) Apache Flume
3 7 (6.09%) HDFS
4 1 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (6.96%) Hadoop YARN
2 6 (5.22%) Terraform
3 2 (1.74%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.87%) Ambari
4 1 (0.87%) Ansible
4 1 (0.87%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 20 (17.39%) Alteryx
2 20 (17.39%) MapR
3 17 (14.78%) Cloudera
4 14 (12.17%) Google
4 14 (12.17%) Hortonworks
5 12 (10.43%) Talend
6 6 (5.22%) Databricks
7 3 (2.61%) RapidMiner
7 3 (2.61%) Tableau
8 2 (1.74%) Greenplum
8 2 (1.74%) IBM
9 1 (0.87%) Capita
9 1 (0.87%) Oracle
9 1 (0.87%) TOWER Software