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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Predictive Analytics
Rank 196 205 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Predictive Analytics 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.037% 0.051% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.046% 0.066% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £700 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.68 £20.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-6.60% -60.00%
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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
4335 4574 5722
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 80.52% 77.34% 77.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3443 3389 4251
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 40 72
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.38 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.14% -0.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £35.00 £58.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 8 (100.00%) Analytics
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Big Data
4 3 (37.50%) R
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
6 1 (12.50%) Life Science
6 1 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (12.50%) Wall Street Systems
6 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
6 1 (12.50%) Scala
6 1 (12.50%) Pattern Recognition
6 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
6 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) Legal
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Visualisation

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1 (12.50%) SAS
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Hive
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SQL DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Data Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Senior SQL Server DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior SQL DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Senior SQL Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Data Scientist
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Kafka
1 1 (12.50%) Akka
1 1 (12.50%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Neural Network
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
1 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 1 (12.50%) Life Science
1 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
1 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Benchmarking
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Pattern Recognition
3 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Database Security
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) R
3 2 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Scala
4 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PMP
2 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) TIBCO
1 1 (12.50%) Teradata
1 1 (12.50%) Wall Street Systems