The table below looks at the statistics for Predictive Modelling 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 Modelling over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Predictive Modeling
Rank 166 195 185
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -10
Contract jobs citing Predictive Modelling 18 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.35% 0.086% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.11% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 8
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£475 £475 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £353 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £369 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.38% -18.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -
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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
4056 4502 4355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 78.97% 77.61% 76.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3163 3197 3336
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 48 65
Average hourly rate £20.45 £28.04 £44.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.08% -36.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.33 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £77.50 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Predictive Modelling
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Predictive Modelling across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Predictive Modelling Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Predictive Modelling
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 Modelling across the City of London region.

Predictive Modelling Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Predictive Modelling
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Predictive Modelling across the City of London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Predictive Modelling Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Predictive Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Predictive Modelling 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 Modelling.

1 20 (95.24%) Analytics
2 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) Data Modelling
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) Scrum
3 9 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (38.10%) Big Data
5 7 (33.33%) Data Mining
5 7 (33.33%) SAS
5 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (33.33%) Finance
5 7 (33.33%) Degree
6 6 (28.57%) TDD
6 6 (28.57%) R
7 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (23.81%) Statistics
7 5 (23.81%) Python
7 5 (23.81%) Java
8 4 (19.05%) Oracle
8 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
8 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
8 4 (19.05%) Marketing
8 4 (19.05%) Apache Pig
8 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
8 4 (19.05%) Apache Hive
9 3 (14.29%) Visualisation
9 3 (14.29%) QA
9 3 (14.29%) User Stories
9 3 (14.29%) Algorithms
9 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Predictive Modelling 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 Modelling. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (33.33%) SAS
2 4 (19.05%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) Weka
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (38.10%) Big Data
3 7 (33.33%) Data Mining
4 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
4 4 (19.05%) Apache Hive
5 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (9.52%) Impala
6 2 (9.52%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (9.52%) Mahout
6 2 (9.52%) OLAP
6 2 (9.52%) Base SAS
7 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
7 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (4.76%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) QA Tester
2 3 (14.29%) Tester
3 2 (9.52%) Data Modeller
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Data Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Tester
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Data Modeller
3 2 (9.52%) Data Scientist
3 2 (9.52%) Product Owner
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Statistician
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) SciPy
1 2 (9.52%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Statistics
1 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
3 3 (14.29%) Economics
3 3 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 3 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (9.52%) Social Network
5 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
5 1 (4.76%) Neural Network
5 1 (4.76%) Ontologies
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Analytics
2 10 (47.62%) Data Modelling
2 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (42.86%) Scrum
4 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (28.57%) TDD
6 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
7 3 (14.29%) User Stories
7 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (14.29%) Data Transformation
8 2 (9.52%) MapReduce
8 2 (9.52%) Visual Analytics
8 2 (9.52%) Marketing Analytics
8 2 (9.52%) Statistical Modelling
8 2 (9.52%) Agile Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Predictive Analytics
8 2 (9.52%) Database Marketing
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) R
3 5 (23.81%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) Scala
4 1 (4.76%) Clojure
4 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) VBA
4 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (14.29%) ISEB
2 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 2 (9.52%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Graphite
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Netezza
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Teradata
4 1 (4.76%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Splunk
4 1 (4.76%) Tableau