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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Predictive Analytics
UK
Rank 561 586 572
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -14
Contract jobs citing Predictive Analytics 30 32 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.063% 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.082% 0.077% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 12
Median daily rate £468 £550 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +20.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £425 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £628 £900 £673
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £900 £438
% change year-on-year
-48.88% +105.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £28.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £28.74

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
36765 41589 39944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.20% 81.75% 78.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 24383 26919 25819
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 929 1211 1063
Median hourly rate £33.28 £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.34 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 19 January 2017.

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 17 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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +38 29 £460 -16.36% 13
London +8 12 £488 +2.63% 8
South West - 6 £460 -
Gloucester - 6 £460 -
Gloucestershire - 6 £460 -
West Midlands - 5 £450 -
South East +25 4 £600 +9.09% 3
City of London -7 4 £475 +72.72% 2
Coventry - 4 £450 -
Hampshire - 3 £650 - 1
North West +16 1 £575 -36.11%
Berkshire +14 1 £360 -34.54%
Manchester +13 1 £575 -
Reading - 1 £360 -
Cambridge - 1 £525 - 1
East of England - 1 £525 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £525 - 1

Predictive Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 35 (52.24%) Big Data
3 32 (47.76%) Machine Learning
3 32 (47.76%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (46.27%) Hadoop
5 24 (35.82%) Python
6 23 (34.33%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (32.84%) Visualisation
8 21 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (28.36%) SQL
10 18 (26.87%) SAS
11 17 (25.37%) Data Modelling
11 17 (25.37%) Finance
11 17 (25.37%) Data Visualisation
12 16 (23.88%) R
12 16 (23.88%) Apache Spark
12 16 (23.88%) Java
13 15 (22.39%) Degree
13 15 (22.39%) Mathematics
13 15 (22.39%) Computer Science
13 15 (22.39%) Apache Hive
14 14 (20.90%) PhD
14 14 (20.90%) Data Warehouse
15 12 (17.91%) Statistics
15 12 (17.91%) Amazon AWS
16 11 (16.42%) Tableau
16 11 (16.42%) Apache Solr
16 11 (16.42%) Business Analytics
16 11 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
17 10 (14.93%) Project Management

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 18 (26.87%) SAS
2 16 (23.88%) Apache Spark
3 11 (16.42%) Apache Solr
4 9 (13.43%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (7.46%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.99%) Apache
6 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.49%) CMS
7 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (11.94%) SPSS
2 6 (8.96%) CPLEX
3 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (1.49%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.49%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.91%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (14.93%) PaaS
3 9 (13.43%) SaaS
4 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (7.46%) Amazon EMR
5 5 (7.46%) Amazon S3
6 4 (5.97%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.49%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (1.49%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (52.24%) Big Data
2 31 (46.27%) Hadoop
3 15 (22.39%) Apache Hive
4 14 (20.90%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (13.43%) MongoDB
5 9 (13.43%) Power BI
5 9 (13.43%) SQL Server
6 8 (11.94%) QlikView
7 7 (10.45%) HBase
8 6 (8.96%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (8.96%) NoSQL
8 6 (8.96%) OLAP
9 5 (7.46%) Data Mining
9 5 (7.46%) Neo4j
9 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (7.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (5.97%) Oracle OLAP
10 4 (5.97%) Text Mining
10 4 (5.97%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Apache Continuum
2 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (25.37%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Marketing
3 4 (5.97%) Retail
3 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.48%) Front Office
5 2 (2.99%) Banking
5 2 (2.99%) Games
6 1 (1.49%) Electronics
6 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (32.84%) Architect
2 20 (29.85%) Data Architect
3 11 (16.42%) Data Scientist
3 11 (16.42%) Hadoop Architect
4 8 (11.94%) Java Architect
4 8 (11.94%) Solr Architect
5 7 (10.45%) Project Manager
6 6 (8.96%) Consultant
6 6 (8.96%) Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Agile Project Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Analytics Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Big Data Architect
7 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Analytics Manager
8 3 (4.48%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Data Consultant
8 3 (4.48%) Python Developer
8 3 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) Natural Language Processing
1 3 (4.48%) Node.js
2 2 (2.99%) Kafka
3 1 (1.49%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.49%) D3.js
3 1 (1.49%) NumPy
3 1 (1.49%) Pandas
3 1 (1.49%) RESTful
3 1 (1.49%) scikit-learn
3 1 (1.49%) SciPy
3 1 (1.49%) Web Services
3 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (34.33%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (32.84%) Visualisation
3 15 (22.39%) Computer Science
3 15 (22.39%) Mathematics
4 12 (17.91%) Statistics
5 8 (11.94%) Algorithms
6 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
6 4 (5.97%) Data Integration
6 4 (5.97%) Physics
7 3 (4.48%) Artificial Intelligence
8 2 (2.99%) Clustering
8 2 (2.99%) Credit Risk
8 2 (2.99%) Neural Network
8 2 (2.99%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (2.99%) Social Network
8 2 (2.99%) User Experience
9 1 (1.49%) FMCG
9 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.49%) Smart Energy
9 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Linux
1 6 (8.96%) Unix
2 5 (7.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (100.00%) Analytics
2 32 (47.76%) Business Intelligence
2 32 (47.76%) Machine Learning
3 21 (31.34%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (25.37%) Data Modelling
4 17 (25.37%) Data Visualisation
5 11 (16.42%) Business Analytics
5 11 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (14.93%) Data Governance
6 10 (14.93%) Project Management
7 9 (13.43%) Data Analytics
7 9 (13.43%) Data Security
7 9 (13.43%) ETL
8 8 (11.94%) Data Management
8 8 (11.94%) MapReduce
9 6 (8.96%) Fraud Modelling
9 6 (8.96%) Predictive Modelling
9 6 (8.96%) Project Governance
10 5 (7.46%) Data Analysis
10 5 (7.46%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.82%) Python
2 19 (28.36%) SQL
3 16 (23.88%) Java
3 16 (23.88%) R
4 8 (11.94%) MATLAB
5 6 (8.96%) C
6 4 (5.97%) Perl
6 4 (5.97%) Scala
7 3 (4.48%) C++
7 3 (4.48%) VBA
8 2 (2.99%) C#
9 1 (1.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.49%) SAS Macro
9 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (22.39%) Degree
2 14 (20.90%) PhD
3 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.96%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) Apache Flume
1 2 (2.99%) HDFS
2 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Ambari
1 2 (2.99%) Oozie
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Tableau
2 6 (8.96%) ILOG
2 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.46%) Oracle
3 5 (7.46%) SAP
3 5 (7.46%) Teradata
4 4 (5.97%) Ab Initio
4 4 (5.97%) Actian
4 4 (5.97%) Informatica
4 4 (5.97%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (5.97%) ParAccel
4 4 (5.97%) Sybase
5 3 (4.48%) Alteryx
5 3 (4.48%) MapR
6 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.99%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.99%) GoldenSource
6 2 (2.99%) Hortonworks
6 2 (2.99%) Platfora
7 1 (1.49%) Orchard
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