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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Predictive Analytics
Rank 597 576 588
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +12
Contract jobs citing Predictive Analytics 29 29 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.057% 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 0.073% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 7
Average daily rate £450 £595 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.36% +76.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £423 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £700 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £500 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 -

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
41939 39781 37687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.34% 77.74% 76.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 27430 25409 22756
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1173 1055 1156
Average hourly rate £39.34 £27.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.05% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 14 February 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 14 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 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England -7 29 £450 -24.68% 20
London +4 22 £463 -22.91% 12
City of London +37 2 £275 -56.00% 2
South East +12 2 £406 -29.34% 3
North West - 2 - - 1
Manchester - 2 - - 1
Berkshire - 2 £406 - 2
Northamptonshire - 1 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Northampton - 1 £450 -
Reading - 1 £263 -
Leeds - 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £450 -

Predictive Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 60 (100.00%) Analytics
2 24 (40.00%) Big Data
2 24 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (36.67%) Visualisation
4 19 (31.67%) Data Analytics
5 18 (30.00%) Machine Learning
5 18 (30.00%) Hadoop
5 18 (30.00%) Python
5 18 (30.00%) Data Management
6 17 (28.33%) Finance
6 17 (28.33%) R
7 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (23.33%) Statistics
8 14 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
8 14 (23.33%) Data Visualisation
9 13 (21.67%) Enterprise Architecture
10 12 (20.00%) Computer Science
10 12 (20.00%) SPSS
10 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (20.00%) Apache Spark
11 11 (18.33%) Data Mining
11 11 (18.33%) SAS
11 11 (18.33%) SQL
12 10 (16.67%) Tableau
13 9 (15.00%) .NET
13 9 (15.00%) Java
14 8 (13.33%) ETL
14 8 (13.33%) Marketing
14 8 (13.33%) TOGAF
14 8 (13.33%) NoSQL

Predictive Analytics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 12 (20.00%) Apache Spark
2 11 (18.33%) SAS
3 3 (5.00%) Apache Pig
3 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (20.00%) SPSS
2 3 (5.00%) CPLEX
3 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (40.00%) Big Data
2 18 (30.00%) Hadoop
3 14 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (18.33%) Data Mining
5 8 (13.33%) NoSQL
6 7 (11.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 6 (10.00%) Apache Hive
7 6 (10.00%) HBase
7 6 (10.00%) MongoDB
8 5 (8.33%) Text Mining
9 4 (6.67%) OLAP
9 4 (6.67%) QlikView
9 4 (6.67%) SAP HANA
10 3 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
10 3 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Miner
10 3 (5.00%) Snowflake Schema
10 3 (5.00%) Star Schema
11 2 (3.33%) OLAP Cube
General
1 17 (28.33%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Marketing
3 3 (5.00%) Automotive
3 3 (5.00%) Online Betting
4 2 (3.33%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Advertising
5 1 (1.67%) French Language
5 1 (1.67%) Games
5 1 (1.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Architect
2 14 (23.33%) Data Scientist
3 8 (13.33%) Data Architect
3 8 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (11.67%) Developer
5 6 (10.00%) Head of Analytics
6 5 (8.33%) Head of Operations
6 5 (8.33%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 4 (6.67%) Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) IT Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Head of Service Operations
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Data Scientist
9 2 (3.33%) Big Data Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Consultant
9 2 (3.33%) Data Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) .NET
2 7 (11.67%) J2EE
3 4 (6.67%) Natural Language Processing
4 3 (5.00%) CSS
4 3 (5.00%) HTML
4 3 (5.00%) Web Services
4 3 (5.00%) XML
5 1 (1.67%) HTML5
5 1 (1.67%) NumPy
5 1 (1.67%) Pandas
5 1 (1.67%) SAP Fiori
5 1 (1.67%) SAPUI5
5 1 (1.67%) scikit-learn
5 1 (1.67%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 22 (36.67%) Visualisation
2 14 (23.33%) Statistics
3 12 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 6 (10.00%) Algorithms
4 6 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (10.00%) Physics
5 4 (6.67%) Neural Network
5 4 (6.67%) Social Network
6 3 (5.00%) Digital Media
6 3 (5.00%) Economics
6 3 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 3 (5.00%) New Media
6 3 (5.00%) Social Media
7 2 (3.33%) Applied Mathematics
7 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
8 1 (1.67%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (1.67%) Blockchain
8 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.67%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (100.00%) Analytics
2 24 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (31.67%) Data Analytics
4 18 (30.00%) Data Management
4 18 (30.00%) Machine Learning
5 16 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (23.33%) Data Visualisation
7 13 (21.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (13.33%) ETL
8 8 (13.33%) TOGAF
9 7 (11.67%) Data Analysis
9 7 (11.67%) MapReduce
9 7 (11.67%) OO
9 7 (11.67%) Open Source
9 7 (11.67%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (10.00%) Data Modelling
11 5 (8.33%) Statistical Modelling
11 5 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
12 4 (6.67%) Data Governance
12 4 (6.67%) Predictive Modelling
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.00%) Python
2 17 (28.33%) R
3 11 (18.33%) SQL
4 9 (15.00%) Java
5 7 (11.67%) MATLAB
6 6 (10.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.67%) C++
8 3 (5.00%) Perl
8 3 (5.00%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.33%) Scala
10 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (5.00%) PhD
3 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) HDFS
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Tableau
2 5 (8.33%) SAP
3 4 (6.67%) Alteryx
3 4 (6.67%) IBM
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle
3 4 (6.67%) Teradata
4 3 (5.00%) ILOG
5 2 (3.33%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.67%) Cognos
6 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
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