The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 29 June 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 > South East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 240 259 262
Rank change year-on-year +19 +3  
Contract jobs citing Predictive Analytics 8 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.10% 0.056% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.068% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
South East median daily rate £350 £350 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -18.84%  
10th Percentile £305 £350 £334
90th Percentile £438 £410 £523
England median daily rate £515 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +3.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £100.00 -

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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6409 7312 7631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 83.00% 82.07% 80.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14382 16214 15490
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
10th Percentile £294 £275 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £530
England median daily rate £450 £450 £415
% change year-on-year - +8.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 743 806 614
South East median hourly rate £29.75 £32.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.03% +28.00%  
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.25 £11.75
90th Percentile £58.00 £55.00 £47.82
England median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.36% +10.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Predictive Analytics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Predictive Analytics in the South East

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Predictive Analytics in the South East

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Predictive Analytics in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
East Sussex - 6 £325 -
Berkshire +18 2 £431 +23.21% 3
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England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Predictive Analytics.

1 14 (100.00%) Analytics
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (57.14%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) Lumira
5 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
5 6 (42.86%) Java
6 5 (35.71%) SOAP
6 5 (35.71%) Web Services
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (35.71%) Visualisation
6 5 (35.71%) Data Visualisation
6 5 (35.71%) REST
7 4 (28.57%) JIRA
8 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
8 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (21.43%) Oracle
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 3 (21.43%) SAP
8 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
8 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 2 (14.29%) Data Security
9 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
9 2 (14.29%) ETL
9 2 (14.29%) Finance
9 2 (14.29%) Scrum
9 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
9 2 (14.29%) Information Architecture

Predictive Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
1 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (7.14%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (50.00%) Lumira
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 2 (14.29%) Big Data
5 2 (14.29%) NoSQL
6 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
6 1 (7.14%) MariaDB
6 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
6 1 (7.14%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) FishEye
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Database Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Data Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Report Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Product Owner
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Big Data Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Architect
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) REST
1 5 (35.71%) SOAP
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) LAMP
2 1 (7.14%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (7.14%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (7.14%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Analytics
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Data Visualisation
3 5 (35.71%) Visualisation
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Data Governance
5 2 (14.29%) Data Security
5 2 (14.29%) Data Stewardship
5 2 (14.29%) Data Strategy
5 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) ETL
5 2 (14.29%) Information Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) IT Strategy
5 2 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) C#
4 1 (7.14%) Groovy
4 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
1 3 (21.43%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) MicroStrategy