Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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 Modelling
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 554 536 578
Rank change year-on-year -18 +42 +3
Contract jobs citing Predictive Modelling 72 83 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.15% 0.18% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.21% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 66 32
London median daily rate £500 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% -11.76%
10th Percentile £385 £363 £288
90th Percentile £675 £538 £545
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £37.00 - -

Predictive Modelling 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 40487 39001 39528
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.99% 86.22% 83.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 29443 28001 28255
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 £670 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 404 472
London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.89 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.79% +9.45% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.25 £50.09 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

Predictive Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 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 -27 8 £474 +5.28% 1
West London -5 1 £505 +34.67% 1
Predictive Modelling
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 52 (72.22%) Python
2 38 (52.78%) Machine Learning
3 36 (50.00%) Analytics
4 33 (45.83%) R
5 26 (36.11%) Statistics
5 26 (36.11%) SQL
5 26 (36.11%) Big Data
5 26 (36.11%) Apache Spark
6 25 (34.72%) Degree
7 21 (29.17%) Mathematics
8 19 (26.39%) Visualisation
9 17 (23.61%) Tableau
9 17 (23.61%) Business Intelligence
9 17 (23.61%) Hadoop
10 16 (22.22%) Algorithms
11 15 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
11 15 (20.83%) Predictive Analytics
12 14 (19.44%) Apache Hive
12 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
13 13 (18.06%) Data Modelling
14 12 (16.67%) Computer Science
14 12 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
15 11 (15.28%) Marketing
15 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (13.89%) Actionable Insight
16 10 (13.89%) Pandas
16 10 (13.89%) Cloudera
16 10 (13.89%) Telecoms
16 10 (13.89%) Finance
16 10 (13.89%) SQL Server

Predictive Modelling
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 26 (36.11%) Apache Spark
2 7 (9.72%) SAS
3 5 (6.94%) Apache Pig
4 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.78%) Apache
5 2 (2.78%) Jupyter
6 1 (1.39%) CMS
6 1 (1.39%) Confluence
6 1 (1.39%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) SPSS
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.39%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 15 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.11%) GitHub
3 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.39%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (36.11%) Big Data
2 17 (23.61%) Hadoop
3 14 (19.44%) Apache Hive
4 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
5 9 (12.50%) NoSQL
6 8 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
6 8 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (8.33%) QlikView
7 6 (8.33%) Relational Database
8 5 (6.94%) Power BI
9 4 (5.56%) IBM PureData
9 4 (5.56%) OLAP
9 4 (5.56%) Qlik Sense
9 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (4.17%) Data Mining
10 3 (4.17%) Text Mining
11 2 (2.78%) DB2
11 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
11 2 (2.78%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.39%) JIRA
2 1 (1.39%) RStudio
2 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 11 (15.28%) Marketing
2 10 (13.89%) Finance
2 10 (13.89%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.33%) Retail
4 5 (6.94%) Front Office
5 1 (1.39%) Advertising
5 1 (1.39%) Banking
5 1 (1.39%) Games
5 1 (1.39%) Law
5 1 (1.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 36 (50.00%) Data Scientist
2 11 (15.28%) Analyst
2 11 (15.28%) Data Analyst
2 11 (15.28%) Data Engineer
3 6 (8.33%) Big Data Engineer
3 6 (8.33%) Developer
4 5 (6.94%) Machine Learning Scientist
5 3 (4.17%) Junior
5 3 (4.17%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 3 (4.17%) Project Manager
5 3 (4.17%) SSAS Developer
6 2 (2.78%) Applications Developer
6 2 (2.78%) Big Data Manager
6 2 (2.78%) Business Data Analyst
6 2 (2.78%) Information Analyst
6 2 (2.78%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (2.78%) Junior Data Analyst
6 2 (2.78%) Senior Data Scientist
7 1 (1.39%) Insight Consultant
7 1 (1.39%) Junior Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.89%) Pandas
2 8 (11.11%) Natural Language Processing
2 8 (11.11%) PySpark
2 8 (11.11%) scikit-learn
3 7 (9.72%) NumPy
4 4 (5.56%) MLlib
4 4 (5.56%) RHadoop
4 4 (5.56%) TensorFlow
5 3 (4.17%) D3.js
6 2 (2.78%) Kafka
6 2 (2.78%) Keras
6 2 (2.78%) Torch
6 2 (2.78%) WebHDFS
7 1 (1.39%) Bokeh
7 1 (1.39%) Cascading
7 1 (1.39%) CSS
7 1 (1.39%) Google Maps API
7 1 (1.39%) HTML
7 1 (1.39%) OpenCV
7 1 (1.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Algorithms
2 12 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.94%) Linked Data
4 5 (6.94%) Semantic Web
5 4 (5.56%) Digital Media
5 4 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.78%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.39%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.39%) Reinsurance
7 1 (1.39%) Social Media
7 1 (1.39%) Social Network
7 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.72%) Linux
2 4 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.78%) Machine Learning
2 36 (50.00%) Analytics
3 26 (36.11%) Statistics
4 21 (29.17%) Mathematics
5 19 (26.39%) Visualisation
6 17 (23.61%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (20.83%) Predictive Analytics
8 14 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (18.06%) Data Modelling
10 12 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
11 10 (13.89%) Actionable Insight
12 9 (12.50%) Applied Mathematics
12 9 (12.50%) Data Analysis
13 8 (11.11%) Data Integration
13 8 (11.11%) Data Management
13 8 (11.11%) DevOps
13 8 (11.11%) ETL
14 7 (9.72%) Business Analytics
14 7 (9.72%) Data Analytics
14 7 (9.72%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 52 (72.22%) Python
2 33 (45.83%) R
3 26 (36.11%) SQL
4 6 (8.33%) Java
4 6 (8.33%) MATLAB
5 5 (6.94%) C#
5 5 (6.94%) Scala
5 5 (6.94%) SPARQL
6 4 (5.56%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.78%) C++
8 1 (1.39%) Go
8 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (34.72%) Degree
2 6 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (5.56%) Master's Degree
4 3 (4.17%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.39%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.50%) QA
2 3 (4.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) Docker
2 2 (2.78%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.78%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.17%) Oozie
2 2 (2.78%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 17 (23.61%) Tableau
2 10 (13.89%) Cloudera
3 9 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.33%) Netezza
5 5 (6.94%) Alteryx
6 4 (5.56%) IBM
7 3 (4.17%) Google
7 3 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.78%) Hortonworks
8 2 (2.78%) Oracle
8 2 (2.78%) Sybase
8 2 (2.78%) Teradata
9 1 (1.39%) MicroStrategy