The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Predictive Modeling
Rank 563 551 554
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Contract jobs citing Predictive Modelling 27 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.049% 0.037% 0.052%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.067% 0.051% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 22
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £254 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £420 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £335
% change year-on-year
- -6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40540 37166 40747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.11% 72.91% 70.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25134 22527 23434
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1157 1072 1446
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £46.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%

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 24 July 2014.

Predictive Modelling Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Predictive Modelling
Top 26 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 24 July 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 -6 24 £338 -10.00% 12
London +7 13 £420 +15.86% 8
City of London +22 4 £450 +20.00% 3
North West - 3 £208 -
South East - 3 £465 -
East of England -19 2 £313 -16.66% 2
South West -25 2 £318 - 1
Scotland - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £313 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 £313 -
Cardiff -12 1 £315 - 1
Wales -21 1 £315 +26.00% 1
South Wales -25 1 £315 +26.00% 1
Cambridge - 1 £313 - 2
Leeds - 1 £313 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £313 - 2
Cheshire - - - -
Devon - - - -
West Lothian - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Chester - - - -
Exeter - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Teddington - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -

Predictive Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 65 (71.43%) Analytics
2 60 (65.93%) SAS
3 53 (58.24%) Business Intelligence
4 50 (54.95%) Data Mining
5 41 (45.05%) Base SAS
6 39 (42.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 29 (31.87%) SQL
8 27 (29.67%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (25.27%) ETL
10 21 (23.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 18 (19.78%) OLAP
11 18 (19.78%) SPSS
12 15 (16.48%) System Testing
13 14 (15.38%) Statistics
13 14 (15.38%) Marketing
14 12 (13.19%) Hadoop
15 11 (12.09%) Visualisation
16 10 (10.99%) Data Analysis
16 10 (10.99%) Mathematics
16 10 (10.99%) VBA
17 9 (9.89%) Java
17 9 (9.89%) Project Management
17 9 (9.89%) R
18 8 (8.79%) Finance
18 8 (8.79%) Python
18 8 (8.79%) Degree
19 7 (7.69%) Market Research
19 7 (7.69%) Linux
19 7 (7.69%) Apache Hive
19 7 (7.69%) Apache Pig

Predictive Modelling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 60 (65.93%) SAS
2 7 (7.69%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 18 (19.78%) SPSS
2 5 (5.49%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.20%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.20%) Stata
5 1 (1.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (1.10%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (54.95%) Data Mining
2 41 (45.05%) Base SAS
3 39 (42.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 27 (29.67%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (23.08%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 18 (19.78%) OLAP
7 12 (13.19%) Hadoop
8 7 (7.69%) Apache Hive
9 3 (3.30%) Big Data
10 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
11 1 (1.10%) Text Mining
11 1 (1.10%) SAS Enterprise Miner
11 1 (1.10%) Spotfire
11 1 (1.10%) DB2
11 1 (1.10%) Mahout
Development Applications
1 6 (6.59%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (15.38%) Marketing
2 8 (8.79%) Finance
3 5 (5.49%) Advertising
3 5 (5.49%) Games
4 2 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.20%) Banking
5 1 (1.10%) Retail
5 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (50.55%) Developer
2 40 (43.96%) SAS Developer
3 27 (29.67%) Analyst
4 15 (16.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 15 (16.48%) SAS BI Developer
5 13 (14.29%) Data Analyst
6 6 (6.59%) Excel Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Excel VBA Developer
7 5 (5.49%) VBA Developer
8 3 (3.30%) Data Programmer
8 3 (3.30%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (3.30%) Programmer
8 3 (3.30%) Data Scientist
9 2 (2.20%) Compliance Analyst
9 2 (2.20%) SPSS Analyst
9 2 (2.20%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.20%) Senior Manager
9 2 (2.20%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (2.20%) Architect
9 2 (2.20%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.30%) MapReduce
2 2 (2.20%) .NET
3 1 (1.10%) SOAP
3 1 (1.10%) Web Services
3 1 (1.10%) WSDL
3 1 (1.10%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.38%) Statistics
2 11 (12.09%) Visualisation
3 10 (10.99%) Mathematics
4 6 (6.59%) NHS
4 6 (6.59%) Economics
5 3 (3.30%) Market Risk
5 3 (3.30%) Data Extraction
5 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.20%) Social Gaming
6 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.20%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.20%) Online Games
7 1 (1.10%) Neural Network
7 1 (1.10%) Semantic Web
7 1 (1.10%) Life Science
7 1 (1.10%) Physics
7 1 (1.10%) Informatics
7 1 (1.10%) Ontologies
7 1 (1.10%) Clustering
7 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (1.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (71.43%) Analytics
2 53 (58.24%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (25.27%) ETL
4 15 (16.48%) System Testing
5 10 (10.99%) Data Analysis
6 9 (9.89%) Project Management
7 7 (7.69%) Market Research
8 6 (6.59%) Campaign Management
8 6 (6.59%) Benchmarking
8 6 (6.59%) Multivariate Testing
9 5 (5.49%) Usability Testing
9 5 (5.49%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (5.49%) Logistic Regression
9 5 (5.49%) Cluster Analysis
9 5 (5.49%) Data Modelling
9 5 (5.49%) Statistical Modelling
9 5 (5.49%) Customer Segmentation
10 4 (4.40%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (4.40%) Business Analytics
10 4 (4.40%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (31.87%) SQL
2 10 (10.99%) VBA
3 9 (9.89%) Java
3 9 (9.89%) R
4 8 (8.79%) Python
5 6 (6.59%) C
5 6 (6.59%) Ruby
6 3 (3.30%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 2 (2.20%) VB
8 1 (1.10%) SAS Macro
8 1 (1.10%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.10%) C++
8 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) Degree
2 3 (3.30%) PhD
Vendors
1 6 (6.59%) Talend
1 6 (6.59%) Tableau
1 6 (6.59%) MicroStrategy
2 2 (2.20%) comScore
2 2 (2.20%) Adobe
2 2 (2.20%) Omniture
3 1 (1.10%) Primavera
3 1 (1.10%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.10%) Reuters
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle
3 1 (1.10%) Sybase
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.10%) Facebook
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