Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 562 586 575
Rank change year-on-year +24 -11 +19
Contract jobs citing Predictive Analytics 72 29 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.065% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.075% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 27 27
London median daily rate £575 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £425 £313 £408
90th Percentile £700 £553 £875
England median daily rate £575 £475 £550
% change year-on-year +20.99% -13.59% -4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England 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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40937 38731 39019
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.98% 86.21% 83.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 29768 27769 27882
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £675 £643 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 383 401 470
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.60 £50.14 £50.00
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

Predictive Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Predictive Analytics in London

Predictive Analytics
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

Predictive Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Predictive Analytics in London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Predictive Analytics in London

Predictive Analytics
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 6 months to 21 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
Central London +13 11 £600 +23.08% 1
West London -6 2 £600 +26.32% 1
Predictive Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 London region with a requirement for Predictive Analytics.

1 72 (100.00%) Analytics
2 49 (68.06%) Big Data
3 42 (58.33%) Machine Learning
4 40 (55.56%) Hadoop
5 37 (51.39%) Visualisation
5 37 (51.39%) Python
6 34 (47.22%) R
7 32 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
8 28 (38.89%) SQL
9 25 (34.72%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (33.33%) Finance
10 24 (33.33%) Apache Spark
11 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
13 19 (26.39%) Degree
13 19 (26.39%) Mathematics
14 18 (25.00%) Algorithms
14 18 (25.00%) Apache Hive
15 17 (23.61%) MongoDB
15 17 (23.61%) Tableau
16 16 (22.22%) JSON
16 16 (22.22%) Statistics
16 16 (22.22%) Data Modelling
17 15 (20.83%) SAP
17 15 (20.83%) Predictive Modelling
18 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (18.06%) Computer Science
19 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
19 12 (16.67%) Data Governance
19 12 (16.67%) D3.js

Predictive Analytics
Co-occurring 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 24 (33.33%) Apache Spark
2 10 (13.89%) SAS
3 4 (5.56%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.78%) SPSS
3 1 (1.39%) Chatbot
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.39%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.39%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.39%) PaaS
3 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (68.06%) Big Data
2 40 (55.56%) Hadoop
3 20 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
4 18 (25.00%) Apache Hive
5 17 (23.61%) MongoDB
6 10 (13.89%) Qlik Sense
7 9 (12.50%) NoSQL
7 9 (12.50%) Power BI
8 7 (9.72%) Data Mining
9 6 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (8.33%) RDBMS
9 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
9 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
10 4 (5.56%) Blockchain
10 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (2.78%) Data Lake
11 2 (2.78%) OLAP
11 2 (2.78%) QlikView
11 2 (2.78%) Spotfire
11 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) JIRA
2 4 (5.56%) ERwin
3 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 24 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (13.89%) Telecoms
3 9 (12.50%) Banking
4 7 (9.72%) Retail
5 6 (8.33%) Electronics
5 6 (8.33%) Manufacturing
5 6 (8.33%) Marketing
6 4 (5.56%) Front Office
6 4 (5.56%) Legal
7 2 (2.78%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.39%) Games
8 1 (1.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (41.67%) Data Scientist
2 11 (15.28%) Developer
3 9 (12.50%) Architect
3 9 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 8 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (8.33%) Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Data Analytics Architect
7 4 (5.56%) Data Analytics Scientist
7 4 (5.56%) Data Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 3 (4.17%) Big Data Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Consultant
8 3 (4.17%) Senior Data Scientist
9 2 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Data Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Data Consultant
9 2 (2.78%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (2.78%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (22.22%) JSON
2 12 (16.67%) D3.js
3 5 (6.94%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.56%) CSS
4 4 (5.56%) jQuery
4 4 (5.56%) MLlib
4 4 (5.56%) OpenFin
4 4 (5.56%) React
4 4 (5.56%) RHadoop
5 3 (4.17%) Pandas
6 2 (2.78%) .NET
6 2 (2.78%) MDX
6 2 (2.78%) NumPy
6 2 (2.78%) Symfony
6 2 (2.78%) TensorFlow
7 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.39%) HTML
7 1 (1.39%) Node.js
7 1 (1.39%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 18 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (18.06%) Computer Science
3 11 (15.28%) User Experience
4 9 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.94%) Taxonomies
6 4 (5.56%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.39%) Fintech
7 1 (1.39%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (100.00%) Analytics
2 42 (58.33%) Machine Learning
3 37 (51.39%) Visualisation
4 32 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
5 25 (34.72%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (26.39%) Mathematics
8 16 (22.22%) Data Modelling
8 16 (22.22%) Statistics
9 15 (20.83%) Predictive Modelling
10 12 (16.67%) Data Governance
11 11 (15.28%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (13.89%) Artificial Intelligence
12 10 (13.89%) Scrum
13 9 (12.50%) Full Text Search
14 8 (11.11%) Data Analysis
14 8 (11.11%) Experimental Design
14 8 (11.11%) Kanban
14 8 (11.11%) Software Engineering
15 7 (9.72%) Decision Tree
Programming Languages
1 37 (51.39%) Python
2 34 (47.22%) R
3 28 (38.89%) SQL
4 12 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 9 (12.50%) Java
6 6 (8.33%) C#
7 2 (2.78%) MATLAB
7 2 (2.78%) Scala
8 1 (1.39%) C
8 1 (1.39%) C++
8 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (26.39%) Degree
2 10 (13.89%) Computer Science Degree
2 10 (13.89%) SC Cleared
2 10 (13.89%) Security Cleared
3 7 (9.72%) Master's Degree
4 2 (2.78%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.39%) CFA
5 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.78%) GDPR
3 1 (1.39%) GCP
3 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 17 (23.61%) Tableau
2 15 (20.83%) SAP
3 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (5.56%) Cognos
6 3 (4.17%) Oracle
7 2 (2.78%) Cloudera
7 2 (2.78%) Informatica
7 2 (2.78%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.78%) Workday
8 1 (1.39%) JDA
8 1 (1.39%) Kenexa
8 1 (1.39%) Platfora
8 1 (1.39%) Talend