The table below looks at the statistics for Predictive Modelling skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Predictive Modelling over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Predictive Modelling
Rank 595 635 602
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -33
Contract jobs citing Predictive Modelling 50 27 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.046% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.057% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 21 30
Median daily rate £450 £425 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £295 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £250
% change year-on-year
- +70.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
44748 47093 43723
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.83% 80.36% 78.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 29511 30650 27059
Median daily rate £438 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1130 1273 1184
Median hourly rate £29.50 £31.44 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +31.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Predictive Modelling
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Predictive Modelling as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

Predictive Modelling Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Predictive Modelling
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Predictive Modelling within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 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 +31 50 £450 +5.88% 12
London +5 43 £450 +20.00% 6
City of London +41 20 £450 -9.31% 4
Hammersmith - 3 £375 -
North West - 3 £425 - 3
West Midlands -26 2 £438 +2.94%
Lancashire - 2 £425 -
Blackpool - 2 £425 -
East Midlands -3 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £600 -
Staffordshire - 1 £275 -
Northampton - 1 - -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £275 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -
Merseyside - 1 - -

Predictive Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Predictive Modelling 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 Modelling.

1 58 (63.74%) Analytics
2 46 (50.55%) SQL
3 45 (49.45%) Data Modelling
4 41 (45.05%) Data Warehouse
5 39 (42.86%) Netezza
6 33 (36.26%) Degree
7 32 (35.16%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (29.67%) Scrum
10 26 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
10 26 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
10 26 (28.57%) Database Optimisation
11 25 (27.47%) R
12 24 (26.37%) Python
12 24 (26.37%) SAS
13 22 (24.18%) Finance
14 18 (19.78%) Oracle
14 18 (19.78%) Data Quality
15 16 (17.58%) Relational Database
15 16 (17.58%) SDLC
16 15 (16.48%) Machine Learning
16 15 (16.48%) NoSQL
16 15 (16.48%) Data Management
17 14 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
17 14 (15.38%) Data Mining
17 14 (15.38%) Big Data
18 13 (14.29%) Sybase
18 13 (14.29%) DB2
18 13 (14.29%) C++
18 13 (14.29%) Marketing

Predictive Modelling
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 24 (26.37%) SAS
2 4 (4.40%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.20%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.10%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (3.30%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.30%) MS Office
1 3 (3.30%) SPSS
2 2 (2.20%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.10%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.20%) Google Analytics
3 2 (2.20%) Heroku
4 1 (1.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.10%) Office 365
4 1 (1.10%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (45.05%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (17.58%) Relational Database
3 15 (16.48%) NoSQL
4 14 (15.38%) Big Data
4 14 (15.38%) Data Mining
5 13 (14.29%) DB2
6 4 (4.40%) Apache Hive
6 4 (4.40%) Text Mining
7 3 (3.30%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (3.30%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.20%) Mixpanel
8 2 (2.20%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.20%) MySQL
8 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.20%) Power BI
8 2 (2.20%) PowerPivot
8 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.10%) Data Lake
9 1 (1.10%) HBase
9 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Ant
1 3 (3.30%) GoCD
1 3 (3.30%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.30%) Maven
1 3 (3.30%) SonarQube
2 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (24.18%) Finance
2 13 (14.29%) Marketing
3 12 (13.19%) Retail
4 8 (8.79%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.30%) Games
6 2 (2.20%) Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Advertising
7 1 (1.10%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Electronics
7 1 (1.10%) Local Government
7 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.10%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (37.36%) Analyst
2 30 (32.97%) Developer
3 23 (25.27%) Data Analyst
4 18 (19.78%) Agile Developer
5 11 (12.09%) Data Scientist
5 11 (12.09%) SQL Analyst
6 8 (8.79%) SQL Data Analyst
7 7 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) Analytics Consultant
8 5 (5.49%) Consultant
9 4 (4.40%) Insight Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) SAS Analyst
10 3 (3.30%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 3 (3.30%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 3 (3.30%) Oracle Developer
11 2 (2.20%) Customer Analyst
11 2 (2.20%) Data Consultant
11 2 (2.20%) Oracle Analyst
11 2 (2.20%) Risk Manager
11 2 (2.20%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.49%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (2.20%) .NET
2 2 (2.20%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.20%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.20%) CSS
2 2 (2.20%) CSS3
2 2 (2.20%) hapi
2 2 (2.20%) HTML
2 2 (2.20%) HTML5
2 2 (2.20%) Matplotlib
2 2 (2.20%) Node.js
2 2 (2.20%) Pandas
2 2 (2.20%) React
2 2 (2.20%) RESTful
3 1 (1.10%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 32 (35.16%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.09%) Data Structures
3 10 (10.99%) Algorithms
4 9 (9.89%) Statistics
5 6 (6.59%) Visualisation
6 5 (5.49%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.40%) Mathematics
8 3 (3.30%) Data Extraction
8 3 (3.30%) Hedge funds
8 3 (3.30%) User Experience
9 2 (2.20%) FMCG
9 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
9 2 (2.20%) Minimum Viable Product
9 2 (2.20%) NHS
9 2 (2.20%) Physics
10 1 (1.10%) Credit Risk
10 1 (1.10%) Fintech
10 1 (1.10%) Neural Network
10 1 (1.10%) Reference Data
10 1 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (63.74%) Analytics
2 45 (49.45%) Data Modelling
3 30 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (29.67%) Scrum
5 26 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 26 (28.57%) Database Optimisation
5 26 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (17.58%) SDLC
7 15 (16.48%) Data Management
7 15 (16.48%) Machine Learning
8 14 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
9 12 (13.19%) Data Transformation
9 12 (13.19%) Statistical Analysis
10 10 (10.99%) Data Analysis
10 10 (10.99%) Data Analytics
11 8 (8.79%) Customer Insight
12 4 (4.40%) Data Visualisation
12 4 (4.40%) Operations Research
12 4 (4.40%) Predictive Analytics
12 4 (4.40%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 46 (50.55%) SQL
2 25 (27.47%) R
3 24 (26.37%) Python
4 13 (14.29%) C++
5 7 (7.69%) VBA
6 5 (5.49%) PHP
7 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.20%) Ruby
8 1 (1.10%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (36.26%) Degree
2 2 (2.20%) PhD
2 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.10%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (19.78%) Data Quality
2 9 (9.89%) QA
3 1 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.10%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.30%) Ansible
1 3 (3.30%) Nagios
1 3 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.30%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 39 (42.86%) Netezza
2 18 (19.78%) Oracle
3 13 (14.29%) Sybase
4 12 (13.19%) Teradata
5 5 (5.49%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.30%) Google
6 3 (3.30%) New Relic
7 2 (2.20%) Tableau
8 1 (1.10%) Hortonworks
8 1 (1.10%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.10%) SAP
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