Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Propensity Modelling skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Propensity 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.

Propensity Modelling
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 882 872 883
Rank change year-on-year -10 +11 -32
Contract jobs citing Propensity Modelling 7 14 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.013% 0.018%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.008% 0.016% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 18
UK median daily rate £350 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -6.25% +12.68%
10th Percentile £318 £211 £265
90th Percentile £540 £460 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £288 £368
% change year-on-year +17.39% -21.77% +15.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Propensity 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 86286 88673 93962
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.52% 83.92% 81.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 57474 58658 60890
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £630 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2038 2353 2731
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.48 £11.26 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £48.75 £47.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.02 £24.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -1.96% +4.26% +17.50%

Propensity Modelling
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Propensity Modelling as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Propensity Modelling in the UK

Propensity Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Propensity Modelling in the UK

Propensity Modelling
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Propensity Modelling over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Propensity Modelling in the UK

Propensity Modelling
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Propensity Modelling.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Propensity Modelling in the UK

Propensity Modelling
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Propensity Modelling within the UK 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
England +34 6 £413 +10.00% 7
London -13 5 £475 +26.67% 2
UK excluding London +33 2 £338 +17.39% 5
South East +14 1 £350 +64.71% 1
Scotland - 1 £325 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Propensity Modelling also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Propensity Modelling.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) SAS
2 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) R
2 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Logistics
4 2 (28.57%) Customer Insight
4 2 (28.57%) FastStats
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Actionable Insight
5 1 (14.29%) Decision Tree
5 1 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (14.29%) Customer Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Statistics
5 1 (14.29%) Operations Research
5 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
5 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (14.29%) Tableau
5 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
5 1 (14.29%) GIS
5 1 (14.29%) Finance

Propensity Modelling
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 4 (57.14%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) FastStats
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
1 1 (14.29%) GIS
General
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Data Scientist
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Data Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Data Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Analytics Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Insight Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Insight Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Insight Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Insight Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Planning Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Scientist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Planning Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Actionable Insight
3 2 (28.57%) Customer Insight
3 2 (28.57%) Logistics
4 1 (14.29%) B2B
4 1 (14.29%) B2C
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (14.29%) Decision Tree
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Operations Research
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (14.29%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Mapinfo
1 1 (14.29%) Tableau