Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Machine Learning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Machine Learning over the 6 months to 15 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.

Machine Learning
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 152 162
Rank change year-on-year -7 +10 +11
Contract jobs citing Machine Learning 7 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.20% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.23% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 4
West Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +48.15%
10th Percentile £428 £365 £319
90th Percentile £670 £505 £664
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +48.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Machine Learning is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,003 2,619 3,228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 87.58% 86.81% 87.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,043 1,811 2,118
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £303 £263 £263
90th Percentile £550 £545 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 65 65
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.72% -2.07% -3.33%
10th Percentile £11.24 £9.25 £10.20
90th Percentile £33.75 £26.25 £30.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 £14.65 £14.63
% change year-on-year +18.84% +0.17% +0.86%

Machine Learning
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Machine Learning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Machine Learning in West Yorkshire

Machine Learning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Machine Learning in West Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Machine Learning in West Yorkshire

Machine Learning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Machine Learning in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Machine Learning in West Yorkshire

Machine Learning
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Machine Learning within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 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
Leeds -8 4 £525 +16.67% 8
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Machine Learning
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Machine Learning 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 across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Machine Learning.

1 5 (71.43%) Python
2 3 (42.86%) PhD
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Artificial Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Data Science
3 2 (28.57%) Blockchain
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
3 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 2 (28.57%) Deep Learning
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VBA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio
4 1 (14.29%) Neural Network
4 1 (14.29%) Google
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Fund Management
4 1 (14.29%) Django
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis

Machine Learning
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) Blockchain
1 2 (28.57%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) BigQuery
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
2 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Power BI
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Data Scientist
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Django
1 1 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (14.29%) Pandas
1 1 (14.29%) PySpark
1 1 (14.29%) scikit-learn
1 1 (14.29%) TensorFlow
1 1 (14.29%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) CUDA
1 1 (14.29%) GPGPU
1 1 (14.29%) Hedge funds
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Artificial Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Science
2 2 (28.57%) Deep Learning
2 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Anomaly Detection
3 1 (14.29%) ArchiMate
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Microservices
3 1 (14.29%) Neural Network
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Time Series Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) R
3 1 (14.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Ab Initio
1 1 (14.29%) Dataiku
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) RedGate
1 1 (14.29%) Tableau