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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Predictive Modeling
Rank 591 566 566
Rank change year-on-year
-25 0
Contract jobs citing Predictive Modelling 20 27 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.049% 0.037%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.045% 0.065% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 12
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£343 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.38% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £212 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £487 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+28.00% -
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
44318 41702 38141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.68% 76.22% 74.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28766 25845 23099
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1167 1177 1114
Average hourly rate £28.85 £25.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.62 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

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 28 July 2015.

Predictive Modelling Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Predictive Modelling
Top 10 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 28 July 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 -32 18 £343 +1.48% 14
London 0 12 £300 -28.57% 11
City of London -9 4 £550 +22.22% 2
East of England -1 3 £375 +20.00%
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 £425 -
South East -18 1 £343 -26.34% 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £343 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £375 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £343 -

Predictive Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 31 (64.58%) Analytics
2 26 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (50.00%) SAS
4 20 (41.67%) SQL
4 20 (41.67%) R
5 18 (37.50%) Python
6 17 (35.42%) Statistics
7 15 (31.25%) Mathematics
8 13 (27.08%) Data Mining
9 12 (25.00%) PhD
9 12 (25.00%) Degree
9 12 (25.00%) Data Analysis
10 11 (22.92%) Java
11 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (20.83%) Hadoop
11 10 (20.83%) Tableau
12 9 (18.75%) Statistical Analysis
12 9 (18.75%) Data Modelling
12 9 (18.75%) SPSS
13 8 (16.67%) Finance
13 8 (16.67%) Games
13 8 (16.67%) Big Data
14 7 (14.58%) Apache Pig
14 7 (14.58%) MapReduce
14 7 (14.58%) Apache Spark
14 7 (14.58%) Marketing
14 7 (14.58%) Apache Hive
15 6 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
15 6 (12.50%) Visualisation
15 6 (12.50%) Computer Science

Predictive Modelling
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 24 (50.00%) SAS
2 7 (14.58%) Apache Pig
2 7 (14.58%) Apache Spark
3 3 (6.25%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) SPSS
2 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.17%) MS Office
3 2 (4.17%) S-PLUS
4 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.08%) Weka
4 1 (2.08%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 1 (2.08%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.25%) Heroku
2 3 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (6.25%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (2.08%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.08%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) Data Mining
2 10 (20.83%) Hadoop
3 8 (16.67%) Big Data
4 7 (14.58%) Apache Hive
5 6 (12.50%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (8.33%) Spotfire
7 4 (8.33%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
8 3 (6.25%) HBase
8 3 (6.25%) Base SAS
8 3 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (4.17%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (4.17%) Clementine
10 1 (2.08%) Star Schema
10 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (2.08%) Mahout
10 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
10 1 (2.08%) Impala
10 1 (2.08%) Azkaban
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) ProC
1 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (16.67%) Games
1 8 (16.67%) Finance
2 7 (14.58%) Marketing
3 3 (6.25%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Retail
4 2 (4.17%) Japanese Language
4 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.08%) Advertising
5 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Analyst
2 8 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 8 (16.67%) Data Scientist
3 6 (12.50%) Insight Analyst
3 6 (12.50%) Data Modeller
4 5 (10.42%) Information Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) NHS Information Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Information Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Python/Django Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Django Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Python Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Python Web Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Marketing Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Programme Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Product Owner
8 1 (2.08%) Senior Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) Web Services
2 3 (6.25%) Django
3 1 (2.08%) SciPy
3 1 (2.08%) D3.js
3 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.08%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 26 (54.17%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (35.42%) Statistics
3 15 (31.25%) Mathematics
4 6 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 5 (10.42%) Physics
5 5 (10.42%) NHS
6 4 (8.33%) Algorithms
7 3 (6.25%) Xbox
7 3 (6.25%) Ontologies
7 3 (6.25%) Economics
8 2 (4.17%) Credit Risk
8 2 (4.17%) Data Integration
9 1 (2.08%) FMCG
9 1 (2.08%) Online Games
9 1 (2.08%) Applied Mathematics
9 1 (2.08%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (64.58%) Analytics
2 12 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 10 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (18.75%) Data Modelling
4 9 (18.75%) Statistical Analysis
5 7 (14.58%) MapReduce
6 5 (10.42%) Statistical Modelling
6 5 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
7 4 (8.33%) Logistic Regression
7 4 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (8.33%) Marketing Analytics
7 4 (8.33%) Propensity Modelling
8 3 (6.25%) Customer Segmentation
8 3 (6.25%) Anomaly Detection
8 3 (6.25%) Bayesian Methods
8 3 (6.25%) Time Series Forecasting
8 3 (6.25%) Linear Regression
8 3 (6.25%) Data Transformation
8 3 (6.25%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) SQL
1 20 (41.67%) R
2 18 (37.50%) Python
3 11 (22.92%) Java
4 5 (10.42%) C++
4 5 (10.42%) MATLAB
5 4 (8.33%) Perl
6 3 (6.25%) Ruby
6 3 (6.25%) Scala
6 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 3 (6.25%) Clojure
6 3 (6.25%) Go
7 2 (4.17%) VBA
8 1 (2.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (25.00%) PhD
1 12 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) GCP
1 1 (2.08%) Basel II
1 1 (2.08%) IAS 39
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) Graphite
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
2 1 (2.08%) Oozie
2 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Tableau
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.25%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (6.25%) Netezza
3 3 (6.25%) Vertica
4 2 (4.17%) Splunk
4 2 (4.17%) SAP
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) Adobe
5 1 (2.08%) Remedy
5 1 (2.08%) Teradata