The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Predictive Modeling
Rank 202 197 209
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing Predictive Modelling 2 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.032% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.042% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 11
Average daily rate £463 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £340 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £450 £325
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4716 4704 5860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 75.77% 74.94% 72.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3472 3577 4134
Average daily rate £450 £450 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 49 91
Average hourly rate £25.00 £135.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.48% +500.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £17.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £135.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Predictive Modelling
London

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) Data Mining
1 4 (80.00%) SAS
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Pig
3 2 (40.00%) Talend
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Statistics
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) OLAP
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Python
3 2 (40.00%) Progress
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (40.00%) SPSS
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Base SAS
3 2 (40.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (40.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) R
3 2 (40.00%) Tableau
4 1 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) SAS
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SPSS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (40.00%) Base SAS
2 2 (40.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (40.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SAS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) VBA Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior VBA Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) System Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Econometrics
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) Python
1 2 (40.00%) Ruby
1 2 (40.00%) R
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PhD
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Progress
1 2 (40.00%) MicroStrategy
1 2 (40.00%) Tableau
1 2 (40.00%) Talend