Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 761 812 902
Rank change year-on-year +51 +90 -
Contract jobs citing TensorFlow 130 28 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.029% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.091% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 13 2
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £444 £335 £525
90th Percentile £713 £638 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £650 £400 -
% change year-on-year +62.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 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 35,090 30,606 31,618
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 33.91% 32.21% 28.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,686 21,144 22,102
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £318 £305 £289
90th Percentile £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 367 384 401
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £40.13 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.17% +7.01% +4.17%
10th Percentile £15.00 £15.05 £13.25
90th Percentile £58.00 £53.75 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% +2.04%

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 18 July 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 8 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 18 July 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 +58 127 £550 +10.00% 61
London +47 103 £550 +10.00% 30
UK excluding London -1 26 £650 +62.50% 32
South East -4 14 £625 +56.25% 13
East Midlands - 6 £675 -
Midlands - 6 £675 - 4
East of England +9 4 £450 - 7
Scotland - 2 £425 -

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 (96.92%) Python
2 112 (86.15%) Machine Learning
3 95 (73.08%) Data Science
4 63 (48.46%) Deep Learning
5 62 (47.69%) Keras
6 60 (46.15%) Algorithms
7 55 (42.31%) Apache Spark
8 51 (39.23%) Analytics
9 49 (37.69%) Mathematics
9 49 (37.69%) Computer Science
10 44 (33.85%) R
10 44 (33.85%) Hadoop
11 43 (33.08%) Big Data
12 42 (32.31%) Degree
13 39 (30.00%) PhD
13 39 (30.00%) Java
14 38 (29.23%) Scala
15 35 (26.92%) Git (software)
15 35 (26.92%) Pandas
15 35 (26.92%) Finance
16 33 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
17 32 (24.62%) SQL
17 32 (24.62%) Amazon AWS
18 29 (22.31%) Artificial Intelligence
19 28 (21.54%) Visualisation
19 28 (21.54%) Docker
20 27 (20.77%) Microsoft Azure
20 27 (20.77%) NumPy
21 25 (19.23%) Apache Hive
21 25 (19.23%) Statistics

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 55 (42.31%) Apache Spark
2 25 (19.23%) Apache
3 18 (13.85%) Jupyter
4 17 (13.08%) Apache Pig
5 14 (10.77%) nginx
6 11 (8.46%) SAS
7 9 (6.92%) Apache Solr
8 6 (4.62%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (2.31%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.54%) DNN
Applications
1 5 (3.85%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) Summit
2 1 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 32 (24.62%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (20.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.15%) Azure Machine Learning
4 6 (4.62%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.77%) AdWords
6 1 (0.77%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.77%) PaaS
6 1 (0.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.77%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (33.85%) Hadoop
2 43 (33.08%) Big Data
3 25 (19.23%) Apache Hive
4 19 (14.62%) NoSQL
5 18 (13.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (10.00%) HBase
7 10 (7.69%) MongoDB
8 8 (6.15%) Power BI
9 7 (5.38%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (5.38%) Geospatial Data
9 7 (5.38%) RDBMS
9 7 (5.38%) Relational Database
10 6 (4.62%) Impala
10 6 (4.62%) MySQL
11 5 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (3.85%) Sqoop
12 4 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (3.08%) SQL Server
13 3 (2.31%) Data Mining
13 3 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 35 (26.92%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 11 (8.46%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (5.38%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.08%) JUnit
5 4 (3.08%) Subversion
5 4 (3.08%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.77%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.77%) JIRA
6 1 (0.77%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.77%) Maven
6 1 (0.77%) Mocha
6 1 (0.77%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.77%) Selenium
General
1 35 (26.92%) Finance
2 11 (8.46%) Retail
3 8 (6.15%) Marketing
4 7 (5.38%) Banking
5 4 (3.08%) Games
6 3 (2.31%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.54%) Electronics
7 2 (1.54%) Legal
8 1 (0.77%) Advertising
8 1 (0.77%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.77%) Automotive
8 1 (0.77%) Law
Job Titles
1 68 (52.31%) Data Scientist
2 15 (11.54%) Data Engineer
2 15 (11.54%) Developer
3 12 (9.23%) Python Developer
4 11 (8.46%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 9 (6.92%) Computer Scientist
5 9 (6.92%) Computer Vision Scientist
5 9 (6.92%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 7 (5.38%) Big Data Engineer
6 7 (5.38%) Senior Data Scientist
7 4 (3.08%) Computer Engineer
7 4 (3.08%) Computer Vision Engineer
7 4 (3.08%) Data Analytics Engineer
7 4 (3.08%) Research Engineer
8 3 (2.31%) Consultant
8 3 (2.31%) Hadoop Engineer
8 3 (2.31%) Python Engineer
8 3 (2.31%) Scrum Master
9 2 (1.54%) Agile Coach
9 2 (1.54%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (47.69%) Keras
2 35 (26.92%) Pandas
3 27 (20.77%) NumPy
4 22 (16.92%) scikit-learn
4 22 (16.92%) Theano
5 21 (16.15%) Natural Language Processing
6 18 (13.85%) Flask
7 14 (10.77%) PySpark
8 13 (10.00%) Kafka
9 12 (9.23%) MXNet
10 11 (8.46%) OpenCV
11 8 (6.15%) Deeplearning4j
12 7 (5.38%) MLlib
12 7 (5.38%) SciPy
13 6 (4.62%) Akka
14 5 (3.85%) CNTK
14 5 (3.85%) Velocity
15 4 (3.08%) Django
15 4 (3.08%) Matplotlib
15 4 (3.08%) SpaCy
Miscellaneous
1 60 (46.15%) Algorithms
2 49 (37.69%) Computer Science
3 15 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.08%) CUDA
6 2 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.54%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.77%) Derivative
7 1 (0.77%) Equities
7 1 (0.77%) Fintech
7 1 (0.77%) GPGPU
7 1 (0.77%) iPhone
7 1 (0.77%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.77%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.77%) Linux
2 4 (3.08%) Unix
3 2 (1.54%) Android
4 1 (0.77%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (86.15%) Machine Learning
2 95 (73.08%) Data Science
3 63 (48.46%) Deep Learning
4 51 (39.23%) Analytics
5 49 (37.69%) Mathematics
6 33 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (22.31%) Artificial Intelligence
8 28 (21.54%) Visualisation
9 25 (19.23%) Statistics
10 21 (16.15%) MapReduce
10 21 (16.15%) Problem-Solving
11 20 (15.38%) Computer Vision
11 20 (15.38%) Data Engineering
12 19 (14.62%) Open Source
13 18 (13.85%) DevOps
13 18 (13.85%) ETL
14 17 (13.08%) Neural Network
14 17 (13.08%) Physics
14 17 (13.08%) Web Development
15 15 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 126 (96.92%) Python
2 44 (33.85%) R
3 39 (30.00%) Java
4 38 (29.23%) Scala
5 32 (24.62%) SQL
6 19 (14.62%) C++
7 10 (7.69%) C
8 7 (5.38%) MATLAB
9 5 (3.85%) JavaScript
9 5 (3.85%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.08%) C#
11 2 (1.54%) Kotlin
11 2 (1.54%) Ruby
12 1 (0.77%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.77%) Go
12 1 (0.77%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 42 (32.31%) Degree
2 39 (30.00%) PhD
3 18 (13.85%) Master's Degree
4 15 (11.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (3.08%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.08%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.54%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.77%) MBA
7 1 (0.77%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.08%) Data Quality
1 4 (3.08%) GDPR
1 4 (3.08%) QA
2 2 (1.54%) GCP
System Software
1 28 (21.54%) Docker
2 14 (10.77%) Apache Flume
3 8 (6.15%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (5.38%) Kubernetes
2 6 (4.62%) Terraform
3 5 (3.85%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.77%) Ambari
4 1 (0.77%) Ansible
4 1 (0.77%) Kibana
4 1 (0.77%) logstash
4 1 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.77%) Puppet
4 1 (0.77%) SCCM
4 1 (0.77%) SCOM
4 1 (0.77%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 22 (16.92%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.31%) Alteryx
3 14 (10.77%) Google
4 13 (10.00%) Cloudera
4 13 (10.00%) Tableau
5 12 (9.23%) MapR
6 11 (8.46%) Hortonworks
7 9 (6.92%) Databricks
8 6 (4.62%) Talend
9 4 (3.08%) Oracle
9 4 (3.08%) RapidMiner
10 2 (1.54%) Greenplum
10 2 (1.54%) IBM
11 1 (0.77%) BMC
11 1 (0.77%) Facebook
11 1 (0.77%) HP
11 1 (0.77%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.77%) Splunk
11 1 (0.77%) Sybase
11 1 (0.77%) Twitter