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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Predictive Analytics over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Predictive Analytics
London / City of London
Rank 153 141 188
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +47
Contract jobs citing Predictive Analytics 4 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.14% 0.098% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.12% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 5
Median daily rate £475 £275 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.72% -57.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £275 £453
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £935 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £900 £438
% change year-on-year
-48.88% +105.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.74

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
2514 2586 4119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.01% 84.43% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1983 2040 3238
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 33
Median hourly rate £43.25 £32.80 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.86% +63.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £18.79 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Predictive Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Predictive Analytics as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Predictive Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Predictive Analytics.

1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Machine Learning
2 4 (80.00%) Big Data
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) Predictive Modelling
3 3 (60.00%) R
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) Social Network
5 1 (20.00%) QlikView
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) FMCG
5 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
5 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) PhD
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (20.00%) C++
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) SQL

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) Power BI
2 1 (20.00%) PowerPivot
2 1 (20.00%) QlikView
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) Text Mining
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Games
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Process Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) FMCG
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Neural Network
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (20.00%) Physics
2 1 (20.00%) Social Network
2 1 (20.00%) Statistics
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (80.00%) Machine Learning
3 3 (60.00%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) Business Analytics
5 1 (20.00%) Coaching
5 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
5 1 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (20.00%) Deep Learning
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (20.00%) Operations Research
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Alteryx
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Tableau