The table below looks at the statistics for Predictive Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Predictive Analytics
Rank 555 513 558
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +45
Contract jobs citing Predictive Analytics 24 34 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.072% 0.002%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.061% 0.096% 0.003%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 1
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£419 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.94% +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 -
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £46.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.52% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £46.00 -
% change year-on-year
-56.52% -
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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 England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39164 35294 35779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.80% 74.66% 72.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 25708 22385 21307
Average daily rate £425 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.13% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1103 1049 1319
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.30 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.08% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.88 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

Predictive Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Predictive Analytics Jobs Demand Trend in England

Predictive Analytics
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Predictive Analytics across the England region.

Predictive Analytics Daily Rate Trend in England

Predictive Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Predictive Analytics across the England region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Predictive Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in England

Predictive Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Predictive Analytics across the England region.

Predictive Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in England

Predictive Analytics
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Predictive Analytics within the England region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 9 £438 -12.50% 2
South East -18 8 £375 -42.30%
West Midlands -15 7 £575 +27.77%
East of England - - - - 1
South West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - -
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Predictive Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 42 (100.00%) Analytics
2 27 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (52.38%) Big Data
4 18 (42.86%) SAS
5 17 (40.48%) Hadoop
6 16 (38.10%) SQL
7 14 (33.33%) Data Modelling
7 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 13 (30.95%) MS Excel
8 13 (30.95%) Degree
9 12 (28.57%) Visualisation
10 11 (26.19%) Finance
10 11 (26.19%) Data Architecture
11 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
12 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (19.05%) Time Series Analysis
13 8 (19.05%) MarkLogic
13 8 (19.05%) Splunk
13 8 (19.05%) Netezza
13 8 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
13 8 (19.05%) SAP
13 8 (19.05%) SharePoint
13 8 (19.05%) Informatica
14 7 (16.67%) SPSS
15 6 (14.29%) Data Mining
15 6 (14.29%) QA
16 5 (11.90%) Data Mapping
16 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis

Predictive Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 18 (42.86%) SAS
2 8 (19.05%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (30.95%) MS Excel
2 7 (16.67%) SPSS
3 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Packet Switching
1 2 (4.76%) WAN
1 2 (4.76%) VPN
1 2 (4.76%) IPsec
1 2 (4.76%) Firewall
1 2 (4.76%) Wireless
1 2 (4.76%) MPLS
1 2 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (52.38%) Big Data
2 17 (40.48%) Hadoop
3 10 (23.81%) SQL Server
4 9 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (19.05%) MarkLogic
6 6 (14.29%) Data Mining
7 5 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (9.52%) DataStage
9 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
9 3 (7.14%) Data Mart
10 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
10 1 (2.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.38%) NUnit
2 1 (2.38%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.38%) Toad
2 1 (2.38%) JUnit
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Marketing
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
3 3 (7.14%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Music Industry
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Architect
2 13 (30.95%) Analyst
3 12 (28.57%) Data Analyst
4 10 (23.81%) Enterprise Architect
5 8 (19.05%) Data Architect
6 6 (14.29%) Business Analyst
7 5 (11.90%) Business Data Analyst
7 5 (11.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Architect
8 3 (7.14%) Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
10 1 (2.38%) Data Analytics Consultant
10 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
10 1 (2.38%) Big Data Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Data Scientist
10 1 (2.38%) Database Architect
10 1 (2.38%) Data Consultant
10 1 (2.38%) Web Manager
10 1 (2.38%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Backbone.js
1 1 (2.38%) REST
1 1 (2.38%) Spring
1 1 (2.38%) WSDL
1 1 (2.38%) UDDI
1 1 (2.38%) J2EE
1 1 (2.38%) SOAP
1 1 (2.38%) Web Services
1 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Visualisation
2 9 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.52%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (9.52%) Mathematics
4 4 (9.52%) Open Source
5 3 (7.14%) Digital Media
6 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.76%) Statistics
6 2 (4.76%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.38%) User Experience
7 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.38%) FMCG
7 1 (2.38%) NHS
7 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Analytics
2 27 (64.29%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 11 (26.19%) Data Architecture
5 8 (19.05%) Time Series Analysis
5 8 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (11.90%) Data Mapping
6 5 (11.90%) Data Analysis
7 4 (9.52%) Information Security
7 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
7 4 (9.52%) Statistical Modelling
8 3 (7.14%) Data Analytics
8 3 (7.14%) Business Analytics
8 3 (7.14%) Campaign Management
8 3 (7.14%) Market Research
8 3 (7.14%) Information Architecture
8 3 (7.14%) Predictive Modelling
8 3 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (7.14%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 16 (38.10%) SQL
2 3 (7.14%) R
2 3 (7.14%) MATLAB
2 3 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (4.76%) Python
3 2 (4.76%) VB
4 1 (2.38%) Scala
4 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) CITP
2 4 (9.52%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.05%) Splunk
2 8 (19.05%) Netezza
2 8 (19.05%) SAP
2 8 (19.05%) Informatica
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle
3 5 (11.90%) IBM
4 3 (7.14%) Tableau
4 3 (7.14%) Teradata
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco
5 2 (4.76%) Omniture
6 1 (2.38%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.38%) RightScale
6 1 (2.38%) Adobe
6 1 (2.38%) Cerner
6 1 (2.38%) Business Objects