The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 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
England / London
Rank 389 416 399
Rank change year-on-year +27 -17  
Contract jobs citing Predictive Analytics 17 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.088% 0.090% 0.094%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 17
Median daily rate £500 £450 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £275 £424
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £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 1
Median hourly rate - - £92.50
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 London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 16395 18853 17384
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.18% 85.15% 82.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11793 13608 12215
Median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 194 249
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £55.00
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Predictive Analytics in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Predictive Analytics in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Predictive Analytics in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

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 London 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
City of London +5 4 £506 +84.09%
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England

Predictive Analytics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for Predictive Analytics.

1 28 (100.00%) Analytics
2 17 (60.71%) Big Data
2 17 (60.71%) Python
3 16 (57.14%) R
4 15 (53.57%) Machine Learning
5 13 (46.43%) SQL
6 10 (35.71%) Hadoop
7 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (28.57%) Apache Spark
9 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (25.00%) Tableau
9 7 (25.00%) Finance
9 7 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
9 7 (25.00%) Degree
10 6 (21.43%) Data Management
10 6 (21.43%) Mathematics
10 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
10 6 (21.43%) Scala
10 6 (21.43%) Visualisation
11 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (17.86%) Apache Hive
11 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
11 5 (17.86%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (17.86%) Retail
11 5 (17.86%) Statistics
11 5 (17.86%) Web Analytics
11 5 (17.86%) Data Mining
11 5 (17.86%) Java

Predictive Analytics
Top Related IT Skills in 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 8 (28.57%) Apache Spark
2 4 (14.29%) SAS
3 3 (10.71%) Apache
4 2 (7.14%) Apache Pig
4 2 (7.14%) Apache Solr
4 2 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SPSS
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.57%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon S3
4 1 (3.57%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
4 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (3.57%) IaaS
4 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) Big Data
2 10 (35.71%) Hadoop
3 7 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (17.86%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (17.86%) Apache Hive
4 5 (17.86%) Data Mining
4 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
5 4 (14.29%) NoSQL
5 4 (14.29%) QlikView
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 3 (10.71%) Data Lake
6 3 (10.71%) Sqoop
7 2 (7.14%) AllegroGraph
7 2 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (7.14%) Apache Accumulo
7 2 (7.14%) Apache Zeppelin
7 2 (7.14%) HDInsight
7 2 (7.14%) Power BI
7 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
7 2 (7.14%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Apache Continuum
3 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.57%) JUnit
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Retail
3 4 (14.29%) Marketing
3 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 3 (10.71%) Front Office
5 2 (7.14%) Banking
6 1 (3.57%) Electronics
6 1 (3.57%) Legal
6 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Data Scientist
2 5 (17.86%) Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Data Architect
4 3 (10.71%) Hadoop Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Analytics Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Analytics Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Big Data Architect
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (7.14%) Head of Technology
5 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 1 (3.57%) CRM Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Data Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Web Analytics Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Node.js
2 3 (10.71%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (7.14%) Angular 2
3 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.14%) CSS
3 2 (7.14%) CSS3
3 2 (7.14%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) HTML5
3 2 (7.14%) JSON
3 2 (7.14%) Kafka
3 2 (7.14%) REST
3 2 (7.14%) Sass
4 1 (3.57%) .NET
4 1 (3.57%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 5 (17.86%) Algorithms
4 2 (7.14%) Hedge funds
4 2 (7.14%) PMI
4 2 (7.14%) Social Network
4 2 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Analytics
2 15 (53.57%) Machine Learning
3 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (25.00%) Predictive Modelling
5 6 (21.43%) Data Management
5 6 (21.43%) Mathematics
5 6 (21.43%) Visualisation
6 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.86%) Statistics
6 5 (17.86%) Web Analytics
7 3 (10.71%) A/B Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Data Analytics
7 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture
7 3 (10.71%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (10.71%) MapReduce
7 3 (10.71%) Scrum
8 2 (7.14%) Complexity Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Front End Development
8 2 (7.14%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) Python
2 16 (57.14%) R
3 13 (46.43%) SQL
4 6 (21.43%) Scala
5 5 (17.86%) Java
5 5 (17.86%) MATLAB
6 2 (7.14%) C#
6 2 (7.14%) C++
7 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.57%) SAS Macro
7 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) PhD
3 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.14%) PMP
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Apache Flume
1 3 (10.71%) HDFS
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Ambari
1 2 (7.14%) Oozie
2 1 (3.57%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Tableau
2 3 (10.71%) Alteryx
2 3 (10.71%) Cloudera
2 3 (10.71%) Google
2 3 (10.71%) Hortonworks
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) GoldenSource
3 2 (7.14%) MapR
3 2 (7.14%) Platfora
3 2 (7.14%) Teradata
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe
4 1 (3.57%) Monetate
4 1 (3.57%) Netezza
4 1 (3.57%) Optimizely
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Pega
4 1 (3.57%) PTC
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) Talend