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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Predictive Analytics
Rank 561 525 544
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +19
Contract jobs citing Predictive Analytics 19 33 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.069% 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.049% 0.093% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 1
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£506 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £450 -
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £21.99 £46.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.20% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.99 £46.00 -
% change year-on-year
-52.20% -
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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
38505 35326 33855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.82% 74.29% 72.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25341 22368 20128
Average daily rate £425 £401 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.11% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1099 1047 1319
Average hourly rate £24.50 £27.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.90% -5.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.79 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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 21 November 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Predictive Analytics across the England region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Predictive Analytics Hourly Rate Histogram 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 21 November 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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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
West Midlands -16 8 £575 +27.77%
London -5 6 £544 +8.75% 6
South East -17 5 £400 -38.46% 3
South West - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
North West - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 1
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Predictive Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 47 (100.00%) Analytics
2 30 (63.83%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (48.94%) Big Data
4 22 (46.81%) SAS
5 20 (42.55%) SQL
6 18 (38.30%) Hadoop
7 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
8 15 (31.91%) MS Excel
9 14 (29.79%) Data Modelling
9 14 (29.79%) Degree
9 14 (29.79%) Visualisation
10 12 (25.53%) Data Architecture
10 12 (25.53%) Finance
10 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
11 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (21.28%) SharePoint
12 10 (21.28%) Time Series Analysis
12 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (17.02%) MarkLogic
13 8 (17.02%) Splunk
13 8 (17.02%) SAP
13 8 (17.02%) Informatica
13 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
13 8 (17.02%) Netezza
13 8 (17.02%) Enterprise Architecture
14 7 (14.89%) QA
14 7 (14.89%) SPSS
14 7 (14.89%) Data Mining
15 5 (10.64%) IBM
15 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse

Predictive Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 22 (46.81%) SAS
2 10 (21.28%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.26%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (31.91%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.89%) SPSS
3 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Packet Switching
1 2 (4.26%) WAN
1 2 (4.26%) VPN
1 2 (4.26%) MPLS
1 2 (4.26%) Firewall
1 2 (4.26%) Wireless
1 2 (4.26%) IPsec
1 2 (4.26%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (48.94%) Big Data
2 18 (38.30%) Hadoop
3 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
4 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (17.02%) MarkLogic
6 7 (14.89%) Data Mining
7 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (8.51%) DataStage
9 3 (6.38%) Data Mart
9 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
10 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.13%) MySQL
10 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
10 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Selenium
2 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.13%) JUnit
2 1 (2.13%) Toad
2 1 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (2.13%) NUnit
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Marketing
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
3 3 (6.38%) Advertising
4 2 (4.26%) Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Music Industry
5 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (38.30%) Architect
2 14 (29.79%) Analyst
3 13 (27.66%) Data Analyst
4 10 (21.28%) Enterprise Architect
5 8 (17.02%) Data Architect
6 6 (12.77%) Business Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) Business Data Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Data Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Architect
10 1 (2.13%) Data Analytics Consultant
10 1 (2.13%) Data Scientist
10 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
10 1 (2.13%) Big Data Developer
10 1 (2.13%) Performance Analyst
10 1 (2.13%) Performance Manager
10 1 (2.13%) Web Manager
10 1 (2.13%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) J2EE
1 1 (2.13%) SOAP
1 1 (2.13%) Web Services
1 1 (2.13%) XML
1 1 (2.13%) UDDI
1 1 (2.13%) WSDL
1 1 (2.13%) Spring
1 1 (2.13%) REST
1 1 (2.13%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Visualisation
2 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (17.02%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.51%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (8.51%) Mathematics
4 4 (8.51%) Open Source
5 3 (6.38%) Digital Media
5 3 (6.38%) Statistics
6 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
6 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.13%) Data Structures
7 1 (2.13%) User Experience
7 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
7 1 (2.13%) NHS
7 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
7 1 (2.13%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Analytics
2 30 (63.83%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (29.79%) Data Modelling
4 12 (25.53%) Data Architecture
5 10 (21.28%) Time Series Analysis
6 8 (17.02%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (10.64%) Data Analysis
7 5 (10.64%) Data Mapping
8 4 (8.51%) Statistical Modelling
8 4 (8.51%) Information Security
8 4 (8.51%) Data Protection
8 4 (8.51%) Data Cleansing
9 3 (6.38%) Direct Marketing
9 3 (6.38%) Market Research
9 3 (6.38%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.38%) TOGAF
9 3 (6.38%) ETL
9 3 (6.38%) Data Analytics
9 3 (6.38%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) MATLAB
2 4 (8.51%) R
3 3 (6.38%) Java
4 2 (4.26%) VB
4 2 (4.26%) Python
5 1 (2.13%) Scala
5 1 (2.13%) VBA
5 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (29.79%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) CITP
2 4 (8.51%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.02%) SAP
2 8 (17.02%) Informatica
2 8 (17.02%) Netezza
2 8 (17.02%) Splunk
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle
3 5 (10.64%) IBM
4 4 (8.51%) Tableau
5 3 (6.38%) Teradata
6 2 (4.26%) Omniture
6 2 (4.26%) Cisco
7 1 (2.13%) Adobe
7 1 (2.13%) Cerner
7 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.13%) Chordiant
7 1 (2.13%) RightScale
7 1 (2.13%) Rackspace