The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Predictive Modelling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Predictive Modelling over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Predictive Modelling
England / London
Rank 363 417 377
Rank change year-on-year +54 -40  
Contract jobs citing Predictive Modelling 35 14 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.063% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.074% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 32
Median daily rate £450 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 £475
% change year-on-year - -5.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Predictive Modelling 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 16487 18855 17641
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 85.16% 85.15% 81.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 11864 13608 12398
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 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 194 250
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 £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Predictive Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Predictive Modelling in London

Predictive Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Predictive Modelling in London

Predictive Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Predictive Modelling in London over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Predictive Modelling in London

Predictive Modelling
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 Modelling within the London region over the 3 months to 27 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 - 14 £450 -
Predictive Modelling
England

Predictive Modelling
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Predictive Modelling 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 Modelling.

1 39 (62.90%) Python
2 36 (58.06%) R
3 34 (54.84%) Analytics
4 31 (50.00%) SQL
5 29 (46.77%) Data Modelling
6 24 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (37.10%) Degree
7 23 (37.10%) Oracle
8 22 (35.48%) Business Intelligence
9 21 (33.87%) Netezza
10 20 (32.26%) Data Management
11 19 (30.65%) SAS
11 19 (30.65%) C++
12 18 (29.03%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (27.42%) Machine Learning
14 16 (25.81%) Hadoop
15 15 (24.19%) Teradata
15 15 (24.19%) Big Data
15 15 (24.19%) Relational Database
16 14 (22.58%) Sybase
16 14 (22.58%) DB2
17 13 (20.97%) Java
17 13 (20.97%) SPSS
18 12 (19.35%) Data Transformation
18 12 (19.35%) Data Quality
18 12 (19.35%) Apache Hive
18 12 (19.35%) NoSQL
18 12 (19.35%) Apache Spark
18 12 (19.35%) SDLC
19 11 (17.74%) Data Structures

Predictive Modelling
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 19 (30.65%) SAS
2 12 (19.35%) Apache Spark
3 4 (6.45%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.61%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (20.97%) SPSS
2 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.03%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (25.81%) Hadoop
3 15 (24.19%) Big Data
3 15 (24.19%) Relational Database
4 14 (22.58%) DB2
5 12 (19.35%) Apache Hive
5 12 (19.35%) NoSQL
6 9 (14.52%) QlikView
7 7 (11.29%) Data Lake
7 7 (11.29%) Data Mining
7 7 (11.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 7 (11.29%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 4 (6.45%) Spotfire
9 3 (4.84%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (4.84%) SAS EBI
10 2 (3.23%) Impala
10 2 (3.23%) SQL Server
10 2 (3.23%) Text Mining
11 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) JUnit
2 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.61%) Mockito
General
1 8 (12.90%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Retail
3 3 (4.84%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Marketing
4 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) Data Scientist
2 18 (29.03%) Analyst
3 16 (25.81%) Data Analyst
4 11 (17.74%) SQL Analyst
4 11 (17.74%) SQL Data Analyst
5 9 (14.52%) Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Architect
6 6 (9.68%) Data Architect
6 6 (9.68%) Netezza Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Oracle Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (9.68%) Teradata Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Lead Data Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Machine Learning Scientist
8 3 (4.84%) Agile Developer
8 3 (4.84%) SQL Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Junior
9 2 (3.23%) Junior Data Scientist
9 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Statistician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (3.23%) SparkR
3 1 (1.61%) Gherkin
3 1 (1.61%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.61%) REST
3 1 (1.61%) Spring
3 1 (1.61%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 24 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (17.74%) Data Structures
3 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
4 6 (9.68%) Algorithms
5 5 (8.06%) Virtual Team
6 2 (3.23%) Social Network
7 1 (1.61%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.61%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (54.84%) Analytics
2 29 (46.77%) Data Modelling
3 22 (35.48%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (32.26%) Data Management
5 17 (27.42%) Machine Learning
6 12 (19.35%) Data Transformation
6 12 (19.35%) SDLC
7 11 (17.74%) Statistics
8 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (16.13%) Dimensional Modelling
9 9 (14.52%) Data Analysis
9 9 (14.52%) Data Visualisation
9 9 (14.52%) Mathematics
9 9 (14.52%) Scrum
9 9 (14.52%) Visualisation
10 8 (12.90%) Database Optimisation
10 8 (12.90%) Neural Network
10 8 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (12.90%) Statistical Analysis
11 7 (11.29%) Data Acquisition
Programming Languages
1 39 (62.90%) Python
2 36 (58.06%) R
3 31 (50.00%) SQL
4 19 (30.65%) C++
5 13 (20.97%) Java
6 7 (11.29%) MATLAB
7 5 (8.06%) Scala
8 4 (6.45%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (37.10%) Degree
2 6 (9.68%) PhD
3 2 (3.23%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.35%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.61%) Oozie
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Oracle
2 21 (33.87%) Netezza
3 15 (24.19%) Teradata
4 14 (22.58%) Sybase
5 10 (16.13%) Tableau
6 7 (11.29%) RapidMiner
7 6 (9.68%) Alteryx
7 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.84%) Cognos
9 2 (3.23%) Google