Period
to 20 November 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 20 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.

Google TensorFlow
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 754 823 870
Rank change year-on-year +69 +47 -
Contract jobs citing TensorFlow 141 66 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.065% 0.024%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.20% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 50 18
UK median daily rate £550 £575 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.35% +17.95% -
10th Percentile £400 £402 £350
90th Percentile £698 £676 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £588 £500 £349
% change year-on-year +17.50% +43.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
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 36,238 33,013 31,967
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.83% 32.28% 30.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,562 23,296 22,128
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 320 381 371
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £17.00 £18.50 £14.44
90th Percentile £60.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £41.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.22% +9.33% -

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 20 November 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 11 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 20 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
England +69 138 £550 -4.35% 79
London +44 95 £550 -4.35% 57
UK excluding London 0 43 £588 +17.50% 24
South East +9 29 £615 +53.75% 6
Midlands +4 7 £405 -37.69% 1
East Midlands +13 6 £410 -36.92%
Yorkshire -10 5 £500 -
North of England -22 5 £500 - 2
East of England -2 1 - - 11
South West - 1 £575 - 2
West Midlands - 1 £350 - 1

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 126 (89.36%) Python
2 113 (80.14%) Data Science
3 101 (71.63%) Machine Learning
4 68 (48.23%) Deep Learning
5 57 (40.43%) Apache Spark
6 55 (39.01%) Algorithms
7 52 (36.88%) Analytics
8 50 (35.46%) Hadoop
8 50 (35.46%) Keras
9 45 (31.91%) Degree
10 44 (31.21%) Computer Science
10 44 (31.21%) Artificial Intelligence
11 43 (30.50%) Mathematics
11 43 (30.50%) Big Data
12 40 (28.37%) Finance
13 38 (26.95%) PhD
13 38 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
14 35 (24.82%) R
15 34 (24.11%) Caffe
16 31 (21.99%) Amazon AWS
17 30 (21.28%) SQL
18 29 (20.57%) Scala
19 28 (19.86%) Theano
20 27 (19.15%) scikit-learn
20 27 (19.15%) Master's Degree
20 27 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
21 26 (18.44%) Java
21 26 (18.44%) Microsoft
21 26 (18.44%) Problem-Solving
22 25 (17.73%) Jupyter

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 57 (40.43%) Apache Spark
2 25 (17.73%) Jupyter
3 20 (14.18%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (10.64%) SAS
5 13 (9.22%) SharePoint
6 11 (7.80%) Apache
7 5 (3.55%) Apache Pig
8 3 (2.13%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.71%) DNN
Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) SAP MM
1 3 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (2.13%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 31 (21.99%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.38%) Azure Machine Learning
4 8 (5.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.84%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.71%) AdWords
7 1 (0.71%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.71%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
7 1 (0.71%) PaaS
7 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.09%) DAB
2 2 (1.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (35.46%) Hadoop
2 43 (30.50%) Big Data
3 16 (11.35%) Apache Hive
4 12 (8.51%) Power BI
5 11 (7.80%) NoSQL
6 7 (4.96%) Geospatial Data
6 7 (4.96%) Relational Database
7 5 (3.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (3.55%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.13%) DB2
8 3 (2.13%) HBase
8 3 (2.13%) KDB
8 3 (2.13%) Kdb+
8 3 (2.13%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.13%) SAP HANA
8 3 (2.13%) SQL Server
9 2 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.42%) MySQL
9 2 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.42%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 11 (7.80%) Git (software)
2 9 (6.38%) Jenkins
3 7 (4.96%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (2.13%) LSMW
4 3 (2.13%) Maven
4 3 (2.13%) Robot Framework
4 3 (2.13%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.71%) JIRA
5 1 (0.71%) Selenium
General
1 40 (28.37%) Finance
2 9 (6.38%) Marketing
2 9 (6.38%) Retail
3 8 (5.67%) Banking
4 4 (2.84%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.13%) Arabic Language
5 3 (2.13%) Hindi Language
6 2 (1.42%) Indonesian Language
6 2 (1.42%) Malayalam Language
6 2 (1.42%) Tamil Language
6 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.71%) Advertising
7 1 (0.71%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 73 (51.77%) Data Scientist
2 15 (10.64%) Architect
3 13 (9.22%) Machine Learning Engineer
4 10 (7.09%) Developer
5 9 (6.38%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 9 (6.38%) Senior Data Scientist
6 8 (5.67%) Data Engineer
6 8 (5.67%) Python Engineer
6 8 (5.67%) Software Engineer
7 7 (4.96%) Computer Scientist
7 7 (4.96%) Computer Vision Scientist
7 7 (4.96%) Consultant
8 6 (4.26%) Algorithm Engineer
8 6 (4.26%) Data Architect
8 6 (4.26%) Python Software Engineer
9 5 (3.55%) Data Consultant
9 5 (3.55%) Python Developer
10 4 (2.84%) Analytics Consultant
10 4 (2.84%) Computer Engineer
10 4 (2.84%) Computer Vision Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (35.46%) Keras
2 34 (24.11%) Caffe
3 28 (19.86%) Theano
4 27 (19.15%) scikit-learn
5 25 (17.73%) Natural Language Processing
6 16 (11.35%) Pandas
7 14 (9.93%) PySpark
8 12 (8.51%) NumPy
9 11 (7.80%) Elastic Stack
9 11 (7.80%) OpenCV
10 10 (7.09%) Kafka
11 9 (6.38%) Flask
12 8 (5.67%) SpaCy
13 7 (4.96%) Celery
13 7 (4.96%) SciPy
13 7 (4.96%) Torch
14 6 (4.26%) MXNet
15 5 (3.55%) MLlib
16 4 (2.84%) Deeplearning4j
16 4 (2.84%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 55 (39.01%) Algorithms
2 44 (31.21%) Computer Science
3 15 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.96%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (3.55%) Fintech
6 4 (2.84%) Data Structures
7 3 (2.13%) Derivative
7 3 (2.13%) Equities
7 3 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (2.13%) Social Media
8 2 (1.42%) Replication
8 2 (1.42%) RIA
8 2 (1.42%) Robotics
9 1 (0.71%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.71%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.71%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (80.14%) Data Science
2 101 (71.63%) Machine Learning
3 68 (48.23%) Deep Learning
4 52 (36.88%) Analytics
5 44 (31.21%) Artificial Intelligence
6 43 (30.50%) Mathematics
7 38 (26.95%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (18.44%) Problem-Solving
9 25 (17.73%) Statistics
10 24 (17.02%) Visualisation
11 22 (15.60%) Creative Problem-Solving
11 22 (15.60%) Neural Network
12 18 (12.77%) Computer Vision
13 16 (11.35%) DevOps
13 16 (11.35%) Open Source
14 15 (10.64%) Convolutional Neural Network
14 15 (10.64%) ETL
14 15 (10.64%) Software Engineering
15 14 (9.93%) Operations Research
16 11 (7.80%) Linear Algebra
Programming Languages
1 126 (89.36%) Python
2 35 (24.82%) R
3 30 (21.28%) SQL
4 29 (20.57%) Scala
5 26 (18.44%) Java
6 20 (14.18%) C++
7 15 (10.64%) MATLAB
8 11 (7.80%) C
9 5 (3.55%) C#
10 3 (2.13%) JavaScript
11 2 (1.42%) Go
11 2 (1.42%) Ruby
12 1 (0.71%) Perl
12 1 (0.71%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 45 (31.91%) Degree
2 38 (26.95%) PhD
3 27 (19.15%) Master's Degree
4 16 (11.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (8.51%) Security Cleared
6 11 (7.80%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.42%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.84%) QA
2 2 (1.42%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (11.35%) Docker
2 3 (2.13%) Apache Flume
2 3 (2.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (7.80%) Kibana
1 11 (7.80%) Kubernetes
1 11 (7.80%) logstash
2 4 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.84%) Puppet
3 2 (1.42%) Ansible
3 2 (1.42%) Terraform
4 1 (0.71%) SCCM
4 1 (0.71%) SCOM
4 1 (0.71%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 26 (18.44%) Microsoft
2 23 (16.31%) Google
3 16 (11.35%) Oracle
4 12 (8.51%) Tableau
5 4 (2.84%) Cloudera
5 4 (2.84%) Databricks
5 4 (2.84%) Hortonworks
5 4 (2.84%) SAP
6 3 (2.13%) Facebook
6 3 (2.13%) Informatica
6 3 (2.13%) Sybase
6 3 (2.13%) Talend
6 3 (2.13%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.42%) Alteryx
7 2 (1.42%) IBM
8 1 (0.71%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.71%) Greenplum
8 1 (0.71%) HP
8 1 (0.71%) Remedy
8 1 (0.71%) Splunk