The table below looks at the statistics for Predictive Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Predictive Analytics over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Predictive Analytics
Rank 173 197 192
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -5
Contract jobs citing Predictive Analytics 11 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.21% 0.052% 0.035%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.067% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 2
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£600 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £284 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £428 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4056 4502 4355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.97% 77.61% 76.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3163 3197 3336
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 48 65
Average hourly rate £20.45 £28.04 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% -36.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.33 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Predictive Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Predictive Analytics across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Predictive Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Predictive Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Predictive Analytics across the City of London region.

Predictive Analytics Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Predictive Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Predictive Analytics across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Predictive Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Predictive Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Predictive Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Predictive Analytics.

1 16 (100.00%) Analytics
2 6 (37.50%) Big Data
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) Python
3 5 (31.25%) Banking
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) R
4 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (18.75%) Apache Spark
5 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) Scala
5 3 (18.75%) SAS
6 2 (12.50%) C++
6 2 (12.50%) Internet
6 2 (12.50%) ETL
6 2 (12.50%) Selenium
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
6 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
6 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
6 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
6 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling
7 1 (6.25%) HTML5

Predictive Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Predictive Analytics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Predictive Analytics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) SAS
1 3 (18.75%) Apache Spark
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Big Data
2 4 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
4 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.25%) Redis
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Selenium
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
2 1 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (6.25%) NUnit
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Implementation Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Data Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Data Scientist
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Tester
3 1 (6.25%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) Spring
1 1 (6.25%) Java EE
1 1 (6.25%) jQuery
1 1 (6.25%) HTML5
1 1 (6.25%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
2 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Data Extraction
3 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
3 1 (6.25%) Neural Network
3 1 (6.25%) Statistics
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Complex Event Processing
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) Pattern Recognition
5 1 (6.25%) MapReduce
5 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning
5 1 (6.25%) Statistical Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Data Virtualisation
5 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
5 1 (6.25%) Markov Chain
5 1 (6.25%) Gibbs Sampling
5 1 (6.25%) Test Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) EAM
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Python
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) R
4 3 (18.75%) Scala
5 2 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) SAP
1 1 (6.25%) Chordiant
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) TIBCO
1 1 (6.25%) Teradata
1 1 (6.25%) Tableau