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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Predictive Analytics
Rank 187 196 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Predictive Analytics 5 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.092% 0.084% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£700 £638 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £92.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
4182 4595 4909
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.07% 76.87% 76.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3293 3455 3705
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 40 81
Average hourly rate £23.00 £21.75 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.74% -47.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £53.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 8 (50.00%) Big Data
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) Python
3 6 (37.50%) Banking
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
4 5 (31.25%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) R
5 4 (25.00%) Software Delivery
6 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
6 3 (18.75%) Scala
6 3 (18.75%) Predictive Modelling
6 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (12.50%) Teradata
7 2 (12.50%) Internet
7 2 (12.50%) TIBCO
7 2 (12.50%) C++
7 2 (12.50%) Statistics
7 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
7 2 (12.50%) Pattern Recognition
7 2 (12.50%) Apache Hive
7 2 (12.50%) MapReduce
7 2 (12.50%) Apache Spark
7 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
7 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (12.50%) Apache Spark
1 2 (12.50%) Apache Pig
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Big Data
2 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Hive
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) Redis
4 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.25%) Spotfire
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Implementation Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Developer
2 2 (12.50%) Data Scientist
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Kafka
2 1 (6.25%) spray
2 1 (6.25%) Akka
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) Java EE
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
2 2 (12.50%) Statistics
2 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Neural Network
3 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Analytics
2 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Predictive Modelling
4 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Pattern Recognition
5 2 (12.50%) MapReduce
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Business Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Data Virtualisation
6 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
6 1 (6.25%) Markov Chain
6 1 (6.25%) Gibbs Sampling
6 1 (6.25%) Big Data Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Machine Learning
6 1 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Python
2 5 (31.25%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) R
4 3 (18.75%) Scala
5 2 (12.50%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) PMP
1 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.25%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Teradata
1 2 (12.50%) TIBCO
2 1 (6.25%) Tableau
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft