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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Predictive Analytics
Rank 196 191 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Predictive Analytics 5 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.086% 0.052% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.067% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£663 £638 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.00 -
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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
4539 4454 5397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 77.79% 77.38% 77.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3588 3328 4054
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 39 101
Average hourly rate £24.50 £23.50 £32.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% -27.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £53.50 £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 9 (56.25%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) Banking
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Big Data
4 4 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Python
4 4 (25.00%) R
5 3 (18.75%) Predictive Modelling
5 3 (18.75%) Scala
5 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
6 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
6 2 (12.50%) Kafka
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
6 2 (12.50%) C++
6 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
6 2 (12.50%) Internet
6 2 (12.50%) TIBCO
6 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
6 2 (12.50%) Statistics
6 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Neural Network

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) SAS
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Pig
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) Big Data
2 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (12.50%) Data Mining
4 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.25%) Spotfire
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (6.25%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Hive
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Implementation Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) DBA
3 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (6.25%) SQL DBA
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Data Manager
3 1 (6.25%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Senior DBA
3 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL Server DBA
3 1 (6.25%) Senior SQL DBA
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Data Scientist
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Kafka
2 1 (6.25%) Akka
2 1 (6.25%) spray
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 2 (12.50%) Neural Network
2 2 (12.50%) Statistics
2 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
3 1 (6.25%) Internet of Things
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Logistic Regression
5 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Monte Carlo Method
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) Data Virtualisation
5 1 (6.25%) Database Security
5 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
5 1 (6.25%) Markov Chain
5 1 (6.25%) Gibbs Sampling
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) Python
2 4 (25.00%) R
3 3 (18.75%) Scala
3 3 (18.75%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) PhD
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) TIBCO
2 1 (6.25%) Teradata
2 1 (6.25%) Wall Street Systems
2 1 (6.25%) Tableau
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft