Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 738 800 804
Rank change year-on-year +62 +4 0
Contract jobs citing Predictive Analytics 104 64 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.066% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.078% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 56 41
England median daily rate £575 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.99% -13.59% -4.35%
10th Percentile £425 £349 £388
90th Percentile £699 £825 £950
UK median daily rate £575 £476 £550
% change year-on-year +20.93% -13.55% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
England median hourly rate - - £18.68
UK median hourly rate - - £18.68

Predictive Analytics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 78959 81979 85805
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.69% 84.17% 81.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 53119 54700 56575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
10th Percentile £288 £264 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1842 2121 2517
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.32 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.83% +6.67% +18.42%

Predictive Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Predictive Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +14 70 £575 +21.05% 14
Midlands +35 15 £560 +24.44% 1
West Midlands +35 11 - - 1
South East -3 10 £438 -35.19%
East of England - 8 £550 -
East Midlands +10 4 £560 +31.76%
South West +6 1 - - 2
Predictive Analytics
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 104 (100.00%) Analytics
2 67 (64.42%) Big Data
3 56 (53.85%) Hadoop
4 51 (49.04%) Machine Learning
5 47 (45.19%) Python
6 45 (43.27%) SQL
7 44 (42.31%) R
8 43 (41.35%) Visualisation
9 41 (39.42%) Apache Spark
9 41 (39.42%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (37.50%) Mathematics
11 35 (33.65%) Data Visualisation
12 32 (30.77%) Degree
12 32 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
13 28 (26.92%) MongoDB
14 24 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
14 24 (23.08%) Finance
15 23 (22.12%) Statistics
16 22 (21.15%) Scrum
16 22 (21.15%) Java
16 22 (21.15%) Tableau
17 21 (20.19%) NoSQL
17 21 (20.19%) Apache Hive
17 21 (20.19%) Algorithms
17 21 (20.19%) Data Modelling
17 21 (20.19%) Software Engineering
18 19 (18.27%) Oracle
18 19 (18.27%) Kanban
19 18 (17.31%) Predictive Modelling
19 18 (17.31%) Analytical Skills

Predictive Analytics
Co-occurring 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 41 (39.42%) Apache Spark
2 13 (12.50%) SAS
3 11 (10.58%) GlassFish
3 11 (10.58%) JBoss
3 11 (10.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (10.58%) WildFly
4 4 (3.85%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.96%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.85%) SPSS
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.96%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.96%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.92%) Azure Machine Learning
4 1 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.96%) PaaS
4 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) Ethernet
1 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (64.42%) Big Data
2 56 (53.85%) Hadoop
3 28 (26.92%) MongoDB
4 24 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
5 21 (20.19%) Apache Hive
5 21 (20.19%) NoSQL
6 12 (11.54%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (11.54%) Power BI
7 11 (10.58%) MySQL
7 11 (10.58%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (9.62%) Amazon Redshift
8 10 (9.62%) Qlik Sense
9 8 (7.69%) Data Mining
9 8 (7.69%) SQL Server
10 7 (6.73%) RDBMS
10 7 (6.73%) Relational Database
11 5 (4.81%) Lumira
12 4 (3.85%) Blockchain
12 4 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (2.88%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 11 (10.58%) Hudson
1 11 (10.58%) JBehave
1 11 (10.58%) Jenkins
1 11 (10.58%) JUnit
2 9 (8.65%) JIRA
3 5 (4.81%) ERwin
4 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.96%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 24 (23.08%) Finance
2 13 (12.50%) Retail
3 10 (9.62%) Telecoms
4 9 (8.65%) Banking
5 7 (6.73%) Manufacturing
5 7 (6.73%) Marketing
6 6 (5.77%) Electronics
7 4 (3.85%) Front Office
7 4 (3.85%) Legal
8 2 (1.92%) Law
8 2 (1.92%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.96%) Games
Job Titles
1 39 (37.50%) Data Scientist
2 25 (24.04%) Developer
3 13 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 11 (10.58%) Architect
4 11 (10.58%) Data Architect
4 11 (10.58%) Digital Developer
5 8 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
6 7 (6.73%) Analyst
6 7 (6.73%) Data Engineer
7 6 (5.77%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Data Analytics Scientist
8 4 (3.85%) Machine Learning Scientist
9 3 (2.88%) Analytics Manager
9 3 (2.88%) Big Data Architect
9 3 (2.88%) Consultant
9 3 (2.88%) Data Analytics Architect
9 3 (2.88%) Project Manager
9 3 (2.88%) Senior Data Scientist
9 3 (2.88%) Technical Leader
10 2 (1.92%) Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (15.38%) JSON
2 12 (11.54%) D3.js
2 12 (11.54%) RESTful
3 11 (10.58%) Hibernate
3 11 (10.58%) HornetQ
3 11 (10.58%) Java EE
3 11 (10.58%) JAX-RS
3 11 (10.58%) JMS
3 11 (10.58%) RESTEasy
3 11 (10.58%) Spring
3 11 (10.58%) Spring Boot
3 11 (10.58%) WireMock
4 5 (4.81%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.85%) CSS
5 4 (3.85%) jQuery
5 4 (3.85%) MLlib
5 4 (3.85%) OpenFin
5 4 (3.85%) React
5 4 (3.85%) RHadoop
6 3 (2.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.19%) Algorithms
2 18 (17.31%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 12 (11.54%) User Experience
5 11 (10.58%) Mobile App
6 10 (9.62%) Management Information System
7 6 (5.77%) Taxonomies
8 4 (3.85%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.96%) Fintech
9 1 (0.96%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.96%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.58%) Android
1 11 (10.58%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (100.00%) Analytics
2 51 (49.04%) Machine Learning
3 43 (41.35%) Visualisation
4 41 (39.42%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (37.50%) Mathematics
6 35 (33.65%) Data Visualisation
7 32 (30.77%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (22.12%) Statistics
9 22 (21.15%) Scrum
10 21 (20.19%) Data Modelling
10 21 (20.19%) Software Engineering
11 19 (18.27%) Kanban
12 18 (17.31%) Personalization
12 18 (17.31%) Predictive Modelling
13 13 (12.50%) Data Governance
14 12 (11.54%) SOA
14 12 (11.54%) TDD
14 12 (11.54%) Unit Testing
15 11 (10.58%) DSDM
15 11 (10.58%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (45.19%) Python
2 45 (43.27%) SQL
3 44 (42.31%) R
4 22 (21.15%) Java
5 13 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 13 (12.50%) Scala
6 7 (6.73%) C#
7 4 (3.85%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.96%) C
9 1 (0.96%) C++
9 1 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (30.77%) Degree
2 12 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 10 (9.62%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (9.62%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.73%) Master's Degree
5 3 (2.88%) PhD
6 2 (1.92%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.96%) CFA
7 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.73%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.88%) GDPR
3 1 (0.96%) GCP
3 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 15 (14.42%) Docker
Vendors
1 22 (21.15%) Tableau
2 19 (18.27%) Oracle
3 17 (16.35%) SAP
4 7 (6.73%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.77%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (4.81%) Cognos
6 5 (4.81%) JDA
7 4 (3.85%) Cloudera
8 3 (2.88%) Informatica
8 3 (2.88%) TIBCO
8 3 (2.88%) Workday
9 2 (1.92%) Platfora
10 1 (0.96%) Kenexa
10 1 (0.96%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.96%) Talend