The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Predictive Analytics
UK / England
Rank 550 587 570
Rank change year-on-year +37 -17  
Contract jobs citing Predictive Analytics 24 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.058% 0.053% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.070% 0.064% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 19
Median daily rate £500 £400 £595
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -32.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £275 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £325 £513
% change year-on-year +61.53% -36.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £64.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.50

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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34360 40698 38684
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.28% 82.96% 80.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 22779 27017 24364
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £578
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 862 1001 1130
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £48.01
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Predictive Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Predictive Analytics as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Predictive Analytics in England

Predictive Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Predictive Analytics in England

Predictive Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Predictive Analytics in England over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Predictive Analytics in England

Predictive Analytics
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Predictive Analytics in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Predictive Analytics in England

Predictive Analytics
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Predictive Analytics within the England region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 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
London +27 17 £500 +11.11% 7
South East +28 4 £525 +100.00% 4
East of England -2 2 £525 +44.82% 2
North West - 1 £465 - 3
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UK

Predictive Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 England region with a requirement for Predictive Analytics.

1 59 (100.00%) Analytics
2 26 (44.07%) Big Data
3 24 (40.68%) Python
4 23 (38.98%) Business Intelligence
5 22 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (37.29%) Machine Learning
6 20 (33.90%) Hadoop
6 20 (33.90%) R
7 19 (32.20%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (30.51%) SQL
9 16 (27.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (27.12%) Mathematics
10 15 (25.42%) SAS
10 15 (25.42%) Finance
11 14 (23.73%) Apache Spark
12 13 (22.03%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (20.34%) Visualisation
14 11 (18.64%) Apache Hive
14 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Azure
14 11 (18.64%) Project Management
14 11 (18.64%) Statistics
15 10 (16.95%) Tableau
15 10 (16.95%) Data Analytics
16 9 (15.25%) Data Management
16 9 (15.25%) Java
17 8 (13.56%) MATLAB
17 8 (13.56%) Degree
17 8 (13.56%) Algorithms
17 8 (13.56%) Data Visualisation
17 8 (13.56%) Power BI

Predictive Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 15 (25.42%) SAS
2 14 (23.73%) Apache Spark
3 4 (6.78%) Apache
4 3 (5.08%) Apache Solr
4 3 (5.08%) Confluence
5 2 (3.39%) Apache Pig
5 2 (3.39%) CMS
5 2 (3.39%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.69%) nginx
6 1 (1.69%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) CPLEX
2 5 (8.47%) SPSS
3 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.69%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.47%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.39%) PaaS
4 1 (1.69%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (1.69%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.69%) IaaS
4 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (44.07%) Big Data
2 20 (33.90%) Hadoop
3 13 (22.03%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (18.64%) Apache Hive
5 8 (13.56%) Power BI
6 6 (10.17%) Data Mining
6 6 (10.17%) MongoDB
6 6 (10.17%) NoSQL
6 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
7 5 (8.47%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (6.78%) QlikView
9 3 (5.08%) Data Lake
9 3 (5.08%) Sqoop
10 2 (3.39%) AllegroGraph
10 2 (3.39%) Apache Accumulo
10 2 (3.39%) Apache Zeppelin
10 2 (3.39%) HBase
10 2 (3.39%) HDInsight
10 2 (3.39%) Neo4j
10 2 (3.39%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.39%) Apache Continuum
2 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.39%) JIRA
3 1 (1.69%) FishEye
3 1 (1.69%) JUnit
3 1 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (1.69%) Subversion
3 1 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (25.42%) Finance
2 7 (11.86%) Retail
3 4 (6.78%) Marketing
3 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.08%) Front Office
5 2 (3.39%) Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Electronics
6 1 (1.69%) Games
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
6 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (23.73%) Data Scientist
2 12 (20.34%) Architect
3 11 (18.64%) Data Architect
4 9 (15.25%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 5 (8.47%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 5 (8.47%) Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Agile Project Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Analytics Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Big Data Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Hadoop Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Big Data Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.39%) Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) Head of Technology
8 2 (3.39%) IT Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Java Architect
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) Node.js
2 3 (5.08%) AngularJS
2 3 (5.08%) CSS
2 3 (5.08%) HTML
2 3 (5.08%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (3.39%) Angular 2
3 2 (3.39%) CSS3
3 2 (3.39%) HTML5
3 2 (3.39%) JSON
3 2 (3.39%) Kafka
3 2 (3.39%) REST
3 2 (3.39%) Sass
4 1 (1.69%) .NET
4 1 (1.69%) D3.js
4 1 (1.69%) LAMP
4 1 (1.69%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (1.69%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.20%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.56%) Algorithms
3 7 (11.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.39%) Hedge funds
4 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.39%) PMI
4 2 (3.39%) Social Network
4 2 (3.39%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.69%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.08%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (100.00%) Analytics
2 23 (38.98%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (37.29%) Machine Learning
4 16 (27.12%) Mathematics
4 16 (27.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (20.34%) Visualisation
6 11 (18.64%) Project Management
6 11 (18.64%) Statistics
7 10 (16.95%) Data Analytics
8 9 (15.25%) Data Management
9 8 (13.56%) Data Visualisation
10 7 (11.86%) Business Analytics
10 7 (11.86%) Data Modelling
10 7 (11.86%) Predictive Modelling
10 7 (11.86%) Scrum
11 6 (10.17%) Data Architecture
11 6 (10.17%) ETL
11 6 (10.17%) Fraud Modelling
11 6 (10.17%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.68%) Python
2 20 (33.90%) R
3 18 (30.51%) SQL
4 9 (15.25%) Java
5 8 (13.56%) MATLAB
6 7 (11.86%) Scala
7 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.39%) C
7 2 (3.39%) C#
7 2 (3.39%) C++
8 1 (1.69%) Groovy
8 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.69%) SAS Macro
8 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (13.56%) Degree
2 6 (10.17%) DV Cleared
2 6 (10.17%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.47%) PhD
4 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Apache Flume
1 3 (5.08%) HDFS
2 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Ambari
1 2 (3.39%) Oozie
2 1 (1.69%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) Tableau
2 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.17%) ILOG
4 5 (8.47%) MapR
5 3 (5.08%) Alteryx
5 3 (5.08%) Cloudera
5 3 (5.08%) Google
5 3 (5.08%) Hortonworks
5 3 (5.08%) Oracle
6 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.39%) GoldenSource
6 2 (3.39%) Platfora
6 2 (3.39%) Teradata
7 1 (1.69%) Adobe
7 1 (1.69%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.69%) Monetate
7 1 (1.69%) Netezza
7 1 (1.69%) Optimizely
7 1 (1.69%) PTC
7 1 (1.69%) SAP
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