Period
to 21 August 2019

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 21 August 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.

Google TensorFlow
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 691 782 834
Rank change year-on-year +91 +52 +85
Contract jobs citing TensorFlow 138 125 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.12% 0.040%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.49% 0.35% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 67 23
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% +36.99%
10th Percentile £416 £450 £382
90th Percentile £717 £713 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £519 £650 £413
% change year-on-year -20.19% +57.58% +18.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 0
UK median hourly rate £49.13 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.18% - -
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 28,432 35,313 31,061
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.60% 34.58% 32.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 19,800 24,910 21,435
UK median daily rate £490 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £335 £320 £306
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 311 344 380
UK median hourly rate £44.00 £41.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.02% +3.75% +9.59%
10th Percentile £18.50 £15.24 £15.91
90th Percentile £60.75 £57.50 £53.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +11.11%

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 21 August 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing TensorFlow over the 6 months to 21 August 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for TensorFlow in the UK

TensorFlow
Top 9 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 21 August 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
England +46 134 £563 +2.27% 63
London +58 115 £575 +4.55% 30
UK excluding London +39 17 £519 -20.19% 41
South East +31 9 £525 -12.50% 6
East of England +28 5 £425 - 9
North of England - 1 - - 2
South West - 1 - - 9
Wales - 1 £375 - 1
North West - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 August 2019, 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.

1 117 (84.78%) Python
2 111 (80.43%) Machine Learning
3 99 (71.74%) Data Science
4 57 (41.30%) Analytics
5 55 (39.86%) Big Data
6 50 (36.23%) SQL
7 49 (35.51%) Artificial Intelligence
8 46 (33.33%) Apache Spark
9 39 (28.26%) Java
10 38 (27.54%) R
10 38 (27.54%) Keras
11 37 (26.81%) Deep Learning
12 36 (26.09%) Hadoop
13 34 (24.64%) Algorithms
14 33 (23.91%) Neural Network
15 32 (23.19%) Visualisation
15 32 (23.19%) Caffe
16 31 (22.46%) GCP
16 31 (22.46%) scikit-learn
17 30 (21.74%) Natural Language Processing
18 28 (20.29%) Pandas
19 27 (19.57%) Docker
20 26 (18.84%) Mathematics
20 26 (18.84%) PhD
21 24 (17.39%) Scala
21 24 (17.39%) AWS
22 23 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
22 23 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
23 22 (15.94%) C++
23 22 (15.94%) Agile Software Development

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 46 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 16 (11.59%) Jupyter
3 11 (7.97%) SAS
4 10 (7.25%) Apache
5 4 (2.90%) Apache Airflow
5 4 (2.90%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.17%) Confluence
7 1 (0.72%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.72%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.72%) Tornado
7 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 31 (22.46%) GCP
2 24 (17.39%) AWS
3 12 (8.70%) Azure
4 6 (4.35%) Azure Machine Learning
5 4 (2.90%) GitHub
5 4 (2.90%) PaaS
6 3 (2.17%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (2.17%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.45%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.45%) Power Platform
8 1 (0.72%) AdWords
8 1 (0.72%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.72%) Firebase
8 1 (0.72%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.72%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (39.86%) Big Data
2 36 (26.09%) Hadoop
3 19 (13.77%) Data Mining
4 15 (10.87%) NoSQL
5 13 (9.42%) Apache Hive
5 13 (9.42%) Text Mining
6 12 (8.70%) BigQuery
7 8 (5.80%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.90%) Amazon Athena
8 4 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.90%) Geospatial Data
8 4 (2.90%) GIS
8 4 (2.90%) Hazelcast
9 3 (2.17%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (2.17%) MongoDB
9 3 (2.17%) Pentaho
9 3 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.17%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.17%) SQL Server
10 2 (1.45%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 18 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.07%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.90%) JIRA
4 3 (2.17%) Bitbucket
4 3 (2.17%) Mocha
4 3 (2.17%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (1.45%) GitLab
5 2 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.72%) PyCharm
General
1 17 (12.32%) Finance
2 13 (9.42%) Marketing
3 7 (5.07%) Legal
4 6 (4.35%) Banking
5 5 (3.62%) Advertising
6 3 (2.17%) Retail
7 2 (1.45%) Automotive
7 2 (1.45%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.45%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.72%) Electronics
8 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.72%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 72 (52.17%) Data Scientist
2 23 (16.67%) Data Engineer
3 21 (15.22%) Senior Data Scientist
4 17 (12.32%) Developer
5 15 (10.87%) Python Engineer
6 13 (9.42%) Consultant
7 11 (7.97%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 10 (7.25%) Data Consultant
9 8 (5.80%) Big Data Consultant
9 8 (5.80%) Machine Learning Scientist
9 8 (5.80%) Python Developer
10 7 (5.07%) Senior Data Engineer
11 6 (4.35%) Computer Scientist
11 6 (4.35%) Computer Vision Scientist
12 5 (3.62%) Data Science Engineer
12 5 (3.62%) Java Developer
13 4 (2.90%) Artificial Intelligence Consultant
13 4 (2.90%) Machine Learning Consultant
13 4 (2.90%) Machine Learning Developer
14 3 (2.17%) Computer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (27.54%) Keras
2 32 (23.19%) Caffe
3 31 (22.46%) scikit-learn
4 30 (21.74%) Natural Language Processing
5 28 (20.29%) Pandas
6 16 (11.59%) NumPy
7 14 (10.14%) Kafka
8 10 (7.25%) Torch
9 9 (6.52%) PySpark
10 8 (5.80%) SciPy
11 6 (4.35%) Node.js
11 6 (4.35%) OpenCV
12 5 (3.62%) AngularJS
12 5 (3.62%) REST
13 4 (2.90%) JSON
13 4 (2.90%) SpaCy
13 4 (2.90%) Spark Streaming
13 4 (2.90%) Web Services
14 2 (1.45%) Anaconda
14 2 (1.45%) Seaborn
Miscellaneous
1 34 (24.64%) Algorithms
2 16 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.25%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (7.25%) Industry 4.0
4 6 (4.35%) User Experience
5 3 (2.17%) Robotics
6 2 (1.45%) Lidar
7 1 (0.72%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.72%) CUDA
7 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.72%) FMCG
7 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Exalytics
7 1 (0.72%) Raspberry Pi
7 1 (0.72%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.32%) Linux
2 2 (1.45%) Android
2 2 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (80.43%) Machine Learning
2 99 (71.74%) Data Science
3 57 (41.30%) Analytics
4 49 (35.51%) Artificial Intelligence
5 37 (26.81%) Deep Learning
6 33 (23.91%) Neural Network
7 32 (23.19%) Visualisation
8 26 (18.84%) Mathematics
9 23 (16.67%) Data Visualisation
9 23 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
10 22 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (13.04%) Computer Science
12 17 (12.32%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (12.32%) Use Case
13 15 (10.87%) Data Modelling
14 13 (9.42%) Computer Vision
14 13 (9.42%) Data Analytics
14 13 (9.42%) Data Engineering
14 13 (9.42%) Physics
14 13 (9.42%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 117 (84.78%) Python
2 50 (36.23%) SQL
3 39 (28.26%) Java
4 38 (27.54%) R
5 24 (17.39%) Scala
6 22 (15.94%) C++
7 13 (9.42%) C
8 12 (8.70%) MATLAB
9 7 (5.07%) Lua
10 6 (4.35%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.90%) JavaScript
12 3 (2.17%) Go
12 3 (2.17%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.45%) C#
14 1 (0.72%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.72%) Groovy
14 1 (0.72%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (18.84%) PhD
2 18 (13.04%) Degree
3 6 (4.35%) Master's Degree
4 4 (2.90%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.17%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.17%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.72%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 27 (19.57%) Docker
2 3 (2.17%) HDFS
3 2 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.45%) vSphere
4 1 (0.72%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 19 (13.77%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.90%) Ansible
3 3 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.17%) Terraform
4 2 (1.45%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 12 (8.70%) Google
2 11 (7.97%) Tableau
3 9 (6.52%) Dataiku
4 3 (2.17%) Cloudera
4 3 (2.17%) Hortonworks
5 2 (1.45%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.45%) Databricks
5 2 (1.45%) IBM
5 2 (1.45%) MapR
5 2 (1.45%) NVIDIA
5 2 (1.45%) Oracle
5 2 (1.45%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.45%) VMware
6 1 (0.72%) Facebook
6 1 (0.72%) SAP
6 1 (0.72%) Twitter