The table below looks at the statistics for Predictive Analytics skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Predictive Analytics over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Predictive Analytics
Rank 571 572 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Predictive Analytics 29 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.006% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.070% 0.008% -
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 0
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£600 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 £50.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-60.00% -

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
41303 39122 41685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.30% 73.30% 70.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 25558 24009 24155
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1135 1071 1478
Average hourly rate £23.00 £29.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.84 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Predictive Analytics
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Predictive Analytics within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 August 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Predictive Analytics within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Predictive Analytics Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Predictive Analytics
Top 17 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 August 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
England +10 28 £600 - 7
London - 14 £625 - 6
South East - 11 £200 -
City of London - 3 £700 - 3
East of England -23 1 £400 - 1
South Wales - 1 £425 -
Wales - 1 £425 -
Cardiff - 1 £425 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Norwich - - - - 1
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - - 1
Wimbledon - - - -

Predictive Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 48 (100.00%) Analytics
2 28 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
3 25 (52.08%) Big Data
4 23 (47.92%) SAS
5 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
5 17 (35.42%) Hadoop
6 16 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 15 (31.25%) SQL
7 15 (31.25%) Degree
8 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
8 14 (29.17%) Data Modelling
8 14 (29.17%) Visualisation
9 12 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (22.92%) Finance
10 11 (22.92%) Data Architecture
11 10 (20.83%) Data Mapping
11 10 (20.83%) Data Mining
12 9 (18.75%) IBM
12 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
12 9 (18.75%) R
13 8 (16.67%) Tableau
13 8 (16.67%) Open Source
13 8 (16.67%) Time Series Analysis
13 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (16.67%) Data Management
13 8 (16.67%) SPSS
13 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
13 8 (16.67%) Java
13 8 (16.67%) Oracle
14 7 (14.58%) TOGAF

Predictive Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 23 (47.92%) SAS
2 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (10.42%) Node.js
4 1 (2.08%) Magnolia
4 1 (2.08%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (16.67%) SPSS
3 4 (8.33%) Stata
4 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Maximo
1 1 (2.08%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) Packet Switching
1 2 (4.17%) WAN
1 2 (4.17%) VPN
1 2 (4.17%) MPLS
1 2 (4.17%) Firewall
1 2 (4.17%) Wireless
1 2 (4.17%) IPsec
1 2 (4.17%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (2.08%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (52.08%) Big Data
2 17 (35.42%) Hadoop
3 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
4 12 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (20.83%) Data Mining
6 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (12.50%) DataStage
8 5 (10.42%) Oracle Database
9 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
9 4 (8.33%) Data Mart
9 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (6.25%) MongoDB
11 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
11 2 (4.17%) MarkLogic
11 2 (4.17%) QlikView
11 2 (4.17%) MySQL
11 2 (4.17%) Pentaho
12 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
12 1 (2.08%) SAS Enterprise Miner
12 1 (2.08%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Selenium
1 5 (10.42%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.08%) Toad
3 1 (2.08%) ERwin
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Marketing
3 3 (6.25%) Advertising
4 2 (4.17%) Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Music Industry
5 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Architect
2 12 (25.00%) Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) Data Architect
3 11 (22.92%) Data Analyst
4 7 (14.58%) Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Business Data Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Business Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Hadoop Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Data Scientist
8 2 (4.17%) Big Data Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Information Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.17%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.42%) J2EE
1 5 (10.42%) Spring
1 5 (10.42%) Backbone.js
2 2 (4.17%) XML
3 1 (2.08%) UDDI
3 1 (2.08%) WSDL
3 1 (2.08%) XML Schema
3 1 (2.08%) REST
3 1 (2.08%) SOAP
3 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Visualisation
2 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 8 (16.67%) Open Source
4 5 (10.42%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (8.33%) Mathematics
6 3 (6.25%) Digital Media
6 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 3 (6.25%) Statistics
7 1 (2.08%) Taxonomies
7 1 (2.08%) PMI
7 1 (2.08%) GIS
7 1 (2.08%) Clustering
7 1 (2.08%) Neural Network
7 1 (2.08%) Economics
7 1 (2.08%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.08%) Mashup
7 1 (2.08%) Data Extraction
7 1 (2.08%) FMCG
7 1 (2.08%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Analytics
2 28 (58.33%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (29.17%) Data Modelling
4 11 (22.92%) Data Architecture
5 10 (20.83%) Data Mapping
6 8 (16.67%) Time Series Analysis
6 8 (16.67%) Data Management
7 7 (14.58%) TOGAF
7 7 (14.58%) Information Security
7 7 (14.58%) Data Analysis
7 7 (14.58%) Master Data Management
8 6 (12.50%) DevOps
9 5 (10.42%) Low Latency
9 5 (10.42%) Statistical Modelling
9 5 (10.42%) Automated Testing
9 5 (10.42%) Data Protection
9 5 (10.42%) MVC
10 4 (8.33%) ETL
10 4 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (31.25%) SQL
2 9 (18.75%) R
3 8 (16.67%) Java
4 6 (12.50%) MATLAB
5 3 (6.25%) Python
6 2 (4.17%) C++
6 2 (4.17%) VB
7 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) CITP
2 2 (4.17%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.08%) PhD
3 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
2 3 (6.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.08%) COBIT
Vendors
1 17 (35.42%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.75%) IBM
3 8 (16.67%) Oracle
3 8 (16.67%) Tableau
4 5 (10.42%) Teradata
5 4 (8.33%) Informatica
6 3 (6.25%) Business Objects
6 3 (6.25%) SAP
6 3 (6.25%) Adobe
7 2 (4.17%) Cisco
7 2 (4.17%) Omniture
7 2 (4.17%) Netezza
7 2 (4.17%) Splunk
7 2 (4.17%) Talend
8 1 (2.08%) RightScale
8 1 (2.08%) Ab Initio
8 1 (2.08%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.08%) Sun
8 1 (2.08%) Cognos
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago