The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Predictive Analytics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Predictive Analytics over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Predictive Analytics
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 161 198
Rank change year-on-year 0 +37  
Contract jobs citing Predictive Analytics 5 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.15% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Median daily rate £645 £575 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.17% -17.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £458 £526
10% offered a daily rate of more than £813 £728 £830
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +25.00% +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Predictive Analytics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2879 2886 4657
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.23% 85.71% 81.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8879 9203 12866
Median daily rate £500 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £319 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £656 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 90 126
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £14.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £34.53 £55.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Predictive Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Predictive Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Predictive Analytics in the City of London

Predictive Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Predictive Analytics in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Predictive Analytics in the City of London

Predictive Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Predictive Analytics in the City of London over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Predictive Analytics in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Predictive Analytics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Predictive Analytics.

1 9 (100.00%) Analytics
2 6 (66.67%) Big Data
3 5 (55.56%) Machine Learning
3 5 (55.56%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) R
5 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) S-PLUS
6 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
6 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
6 2 (22.22%) ETL
6 2 (22.22%) SAS
6 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (22.22%) PhD
6 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
6 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Hedge funds
6 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
6 2 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (22.22%) Apache Spark

Predictive Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (22.22%) Apache Spark
1 2 (22.22%) SAS
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Pig
2 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
1 1 (11.11%) iPaaS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Big Data
2 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
3 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
4 1 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (11.11%) Apache Hive
4 1 (11.11%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Data Scientist
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Data Scientist
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Analytics Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Data Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Data Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Analytics Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Hedge funds
2 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) Machine Learning
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Asset Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
5 1 (11.11%) Customer Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
5 1 (11.11%) Data Stewardship
5 1 (11.11%) MapReduce
5 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
5 1 (11.11%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Python
2 4 (44.44%) R
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Apache Flume
1 1 (11.11%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Cloudera
2 1 (11.11%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Hortonworks
2 1 (11.11%) MapR
2 1 (11.11%) Monetate
2 1 (11.11%) Optimizely
2 1 (11.11%) Sage
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Zuora