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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Predictive Analytics
Rank 149 191 207
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +16
Contract jobs citing Predictive Analytics 5 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.091% 0.080%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.11% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 5
Average daily rate £469 £475 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +40.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £375 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £655 £755
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £488 -
% change year-on-year
-28.20% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £92.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Predictive Analytics
London

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
2958 4428 4982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 84.71% 80.54% 79.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2396 3452 3669
Average daily rate £475 £463 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 41 47
Average hourly rate £19.00 £27.37 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.58% +16.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £13.50 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.26 £92.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Big Data
3 3 (42.86%) Data Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
4 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
4 2 (28.57%) SAS
4 2 (28.57%) ILOG
4 2 (28.57%) CPLEX
4 2 (28.57%) Web Analytics
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Digital Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Scala
5 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
5 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
5 1 (14.29%) R
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
5 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
5 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (28.57%) SAS
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) CPLEX
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Web Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Hadoop Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Scala Developer
2 1 (14.29%) MATLAB Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Scala Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Big Data Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Hadoop Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Java Scala Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Scala Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Web Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) MATLAB
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) R
1 1 (14.29%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) ILOG