The table below looks at the statistics for Predictive Modelling 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 Modelling over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Predictive Modeling
Rank 560 497 509
Rank change year-on-year
-63 +12
Contract jobs citing Predictive Modelling 39 73 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.14% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.095% 0.19% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 49 25
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£475 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £308 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £388 £450
% change year-on-year
+22.64% -13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
40851 38864 33748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.14% 74.87% 73.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 25403 23796 20201
Average daily rate £420 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1159 1113 1105
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Predictive Modelling
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Predictive Modelling within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Predictive Modelling Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Predictive Modelling
Daily Rate Trend

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

Predictive Modelling Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Predictive Modelling
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Predictive Modelling within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Predictive Modelling Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Predictive Modelling
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Predictive Modelling within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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 -43 39 £475 +5.55% 19
London -10 35 £475 +5.55% 11
City of London +21 9 £488 +5.40% 3
East of England +4 1 £413 +10.00%
South West - 1 £475 -
West Midlands - 1 £476 - 1
Wales - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - - 1
South East - - - - 2
South Wales - - - -
Addlestone - - - -
Bath - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Crewe - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1
Liverpool - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - - 2
Warrington - - - - 1
Warwick - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -

Predictive Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Predictive Modelling 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 Modelling.

1 56 (70.89%) Analytics
2 35 (44.30%) SQL
3 32 (40.51%) SAS
4 28 (35.44%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (30.38%) Data Mining
5 24 (30.38%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (29.11%) Data Modelling
7 22 (27.85%) Finance
7 22 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (26.58%) Statistics
8 21 (26.58%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (24.05%) Python
9 19 (24.05%) Scrum
10 18 (22.78%) R
11 17 (21.52%) Mathematics
12 16 (20.25%) Degree
13 15 (18.99%) ETL
13 15 (18.99%) Hadoop
14 14 (17.72%) Java
15 13 (16.46%) TDD
15 13 (16.46%) Big Data
15 13 (16.46%) User Stories
16 12 (15.19%) Data Analysis
16 12 (15.19%) Oracle
17 11 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
17 11 (13.92%) Computer Science
18 10 (12.66%) Algorithms
18 10 (12.66%) Social Network
18 10 (12.66%) Marketing
18 10 (12.66%) Economics

Predictive Modelling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Predictive Modelling 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 Modelling. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 32 (40.51%) SAS
2 6 (7.59%) Apache Pig
2 6 (7.59%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.80%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.33%) MS Office
3 3 (3.80%) SPSS
4 2 (2.53%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.53%) Weka
5 1 (1.27%) S-PLUS
5 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (1.27%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (1.27%) Route 53
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.59%) ATM
2 1 (1.27%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.38%) Data Mining
2 21 (26.58%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (18.99%) Hadoop
4 13 (16.46%) Big Data
5 9 (11.39%) OLAP Cube
5 9 (11.39%) OLAP
6 7 (8.86%) Apache Hive
7 6 (7.59%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 5 (6.33%) Oracle Database
8 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
8 5 (6.33%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (5.06%) Base SAS
10 3 (3.80%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
10 3 (3.80%) HBase
11 2 (2.53%) Mahout
11 2 (2.53%) Impala
11 2 (2.53%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (1.27%) Clementine
12 1 (1.27%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Toad
2 1 (1.27%) ProC
2 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (27.85%) Finance
2 10 (12.66%) Marketing
3 9 (11.39%) Banking
4 8 (10.13%) Retail
5 5 (6.33%) Retail Banking
6 4 (5.06%) Games
7 2 (2.53%) Japanese Language
7 2 (2.53%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (34.18%) Analyst
2 11 (13.92%) Data Scientist
3 9 (11.39%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (10.13%) Data Analyst
5 7 (8.86%) Business Analyst
5 7 (8.86%) Technical Leader
5 7 (8.86%) Product Owner
6 6 (7.59%) Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Information Analyst
7 5 (6.33%) Senior Information Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Tester
9 3 (3.80%) Consultant
9 3 (3.80%) QA Tester
9 3 (3.80%) Data Modeller
9 3 (3.80%) Insight Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Agile Tester
9 3 (3.80%) NHS Information Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) Senior Data Modeller
10 2 (2.53%) Marketing Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.80%) Web Services
2 2 (2.53%) SciPy
2 2 (2.53%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 28 (35.44%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (26.58%) Statistics
3 17 (21.52%) Mathematics
4 11 (13.92%) Computer Science
5 10 (12.66%) Social Network
5 10 (12.66%) Algorithms
5 10 (12.66%) Economics
6 6 (7.59%) Visualisation
6 6 (7.59%) Credit Risk
7 5 (6.33%) NHS
7 5 (6.33%) Applied Mathematics
8 4 (5.06%) Physics
9 3 (3.80%) Xbox
9 3 (3.80%) Ontologies
10 2 (2.53%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (2.53%) Data Integration
10 2 (2.53%) FMCG
11 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
11 1 (1.27%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (70.89%) Analytics
2 24 (30.38%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (29.11%) Data Modelling
4 22 (27.85%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (24.05%) Scrum
6 15 (18.99%) ETL
7 13 (16.46%) TDD
7 13 (16.46%) User Stories
8 12 (15.19%) Data Analysis
9 11 (13.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (12.66%) Workflow
11 9 (11.39%) PDM
11 9 (11.39%) Visual Analytics
12 8 (10.13%) Test Scripting
12 8 (10.13%) Statistical Modelling
13 7 (8.86%) MapReduce
14 6 (7.59%) Business Transformation
14 6 (7.59%) Business Process Improvement
14 6 (7.59%) GAP Analysis
14 6 (7.59%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.30%) SQL
2 19 (24.05%) Python
3 18 (22.78%) R
4 14 (17.72%) Java
5 4 (5.06%) Scala
6 3 (3.80%) Bash Shell
6 3 (3.80%) Clojure
6 3 (3.80%) MATLAB
6 3 (3.80%) Ruby
6 3 (3.80%) Golang
7 1 (1.27%) C++
7 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) Degree
2 8 (10.13%) PhD
3 4 (5.06%) ISEB
3 4 (5.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.13%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.27%) GCP
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.80%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) Graphite
2 1 (1.27%) Puppet
2 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (15.19%) Oracle
2 8 (10.13%) Teradata
2 8 (10.13%) Netezza
3 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.33%) Tableau
5 4 (5.06%) Informatica
6 3 (3.80%) MicroStrategy
6 3 (3.80%) Vertica
7 2 (2.53%) Splunk
7 2 (2.53%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.53%) SAP
8 1 (1.27%) Remedy
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