The table below looks at the statistics for Predictive Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Predictive Analytics over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Predictive Analytics
Rank 627 625 592
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -33
Contract jobs citing Predictive Analytics 23 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.035% 0.028%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.051% 0.044% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 6
Median daily rate £475 £500 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £281 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £693 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £275 £400
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £18.68 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.68 £16.52
% change year-on-year
- +13.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44681 45476 42373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.74% 79.84% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29558 29423 26292
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1033 1183 1185
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Predictive Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Predictive Analytics
Daily Rate Trend

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

Predictive Analytics Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Predictive Analytics
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Predictive Analytics within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Predictive Analytics Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Predictive Analytics
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Predictive Analytics Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Predictive Analytics
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Predictive Analytics within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -12 22 £475 -5.00% 18
London -2 15 £513 +2.50% 8
South East +17 6 £350 +169.23% 7
Berkshire - 3 £350 - 2
City of London +46 2 £650 -23.52% 1
Surrey - 2 - - 3
Northern Ireland - 1 - - 1
County Antrim - 1 - - 1
Northampton - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
Belfast - 1 - - 1
Romford - 1 £430 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -

Predictive Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 with a requirement for Predictive Analytics.

1 67 (100.00%) Analytics
2 29 (43.28%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (40.30%) Machine Learning
4 25 (37.31%) Python
5 24 (35.82%) Big Data
6 23 (34.33%) Hadoop
6 23 (34.33%) SAS
7 22 (32.84%) R
8 18 (26.87%) Data Management
9 17 (25.37%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (23.88%) SQL
10 16 (23.88%) Visualisation
11 15 (22.39%) Finance
12 14 (20.90%) Mathematics
12 14 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (19.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
14 12 (17.91%) Apache Spark
14 12 (17.91%) Master Data Management
14 12 (17.91%) Computer Science
15 11 (16.42%) ETL
15 11 (16.42%) SPSS
16 10 (14.93%) Data Modelling
16 10 (14.93%) Statistics
16 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (14.93%) Security Cleared
16 10 (14.93%) Data Architecture
17 9 (13.43%) Apache Hive
17 9 (13.43%) Data Transformation
17 9 (13.43%) Data Analytics

Predictive Analytics
Top Related IT Skills 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 23 (34.33%) SAS
2 12 (17.91%) Apache Spark
3 7 (10.45%) Apache Pig
4 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.49%) Apache
5 1 (1.49%) CMS
5 1 (1.49%) IPython
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) SPSS
2 8 (11.94%) MS Excel
3 7 (10.45%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.48%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.99%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.49%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.49%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (1.49%) IaaS
4 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (35.82%) Big Data
2 23 (34.33%) Hadoop
3 17 (25.37%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (19.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (17.91%) SQL Server
6 9 (13.43%) Apache Hive
7 7 (10.45%) Relational Database
8 6 (8.96%) Data Mining
9 5 (7.46%) MySQL
9 5 (7.46%) Power BI
9 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (5.97%) OLAP
11 3 (4.48%) QlikView
11 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (2.99%) DB2
12 2 (2.99%) MongoDB
12 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
12 2 (2.99%) SAS Enterprise Miner
13 1 (1.49%) OLTP
13 1 (1.49%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 15 (22.39%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Banking
3 5 (7.46%) Marketing
4 2 (2.99%) Legal
4 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.99%) Online Betting
5 1 (1.49%) Back Office
5 1 (1.49%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (26.87%) Data Scientist
2 13 (19.40%) Developer
3 12 (17.91%) Architect
4 11 (16.42%) Data Architect
5 8 (11.94%) Machine Learning Scientist
6 5 (7.46%) Consultant
6 5 (7.46%) Python Developer
7 4 (5.97%) MATLAB Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Architect
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Data Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Chief Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Chief Data Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 3 (4.48%) R Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.48%) SQL Developer
8 3 (4.48%) SSIS Developer
9 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) .NET
1 6 (8.96%) NumPy
1 6 (8.96%) Pandas
1 6 (8.96%) scikit-learn
1 6 (8.96%) SciPy
2 2 (2.99%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.99%) D3.js
2 2 (2.99%) HTML
3 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.49%) Apache Thrift
3 1 (1.49%) Django
3 1 (1.49%) HTML5
3 1 (1.49%) Leaflet
3 1 (1.49%) Node.js
3 1 (1.49%) ODBC
3 1 (1.49%) RESTful
3 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.88%) Visualisation
2 14 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (20.90%) Mathematics
3 12 (17.91%) Computer Science
4 10 (14.93%) Statistics
5 9 (13.43%) Algorithms
6 8 (11.94%) Physics
7 7 (10.45%) Artificial Intelligence
8 6 (8.96%) Credit Risk
8 6 (8.96%) Management Information System
9 4 (5.97%) Psychology
10 3 (4.48%) Data Extraction
10 3 (4.48%) Data Structures
10 3 (4.48%) Neural Network
10 3 (4.48%) Smart Energy
11 2 (2.99%) Blockchain
11 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
11 2 (2.99%) User Experience
11 2 (2.99%) Virtual Team
12 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Linux
2 1 (1.49%) Unix
2 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (100.00%) Analytics
2 29 (43.28%) Business Intelligence
3 27 (40.30%) Machine Learning
4 18 (26.87%) Data Management
5 12 (17.91%) Master Data Management
6 11 (16.42%) ETL
7 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (14.93%) Data Architecture
7 10 (14.93%) Data Modelling
8 9 (13.43%) Data Analytics
8 9 (13.43%) Data Transformation
8 9 (13.43%) Programme Management
9 8 (11.94%) Data Analysis
10 7 (10.45%) Open Source
10 7 (10.45%) Scrum
10 7 (10.45%) Statistical Modelling
11 6 (8.96%) Data Governance
11 6 (8.96%) Linear Regression
11 6 (8.96%) Predictive Analysis
12 5 (7.46%) Credit Risk Modelling
Programming Languages
1 25 (37.31%) Python
2 22 (32.84%) R
3 16 (23.88%) SQL
4 8 (11.94%) MATLAB
5 4 (5.97%) C#
5 4 (5.97%) Scala
5 4 (5.97%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.48%) Java
6 3 (4.48%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.99%) X++
8 1 (1.49%) C
8 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.49%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (14.93%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.94%) PhD
3 7 (10.45%) Degree
3 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.49%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.99%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.49%) QA
3 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Oozie
Vendors
1 7 (10.45%) ILOG
1 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.96%) Oracle
3 4 (5.97%) Tableau
4 2 (2.99%) Adobe
4 2 (2.99%) IBM
4 2 (2.99%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.49%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.49%) Cognos
5 1 (1.49%) Informatica
5 1 (1.49%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.49%) SAP
5 1 (1.49%) Sybase