Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 22 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 210 169
Rank change year-on-year +32 -41 +1
Contract jobs citing Predictive Analytics 10 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.081% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.097% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
West Midlands median daily rate - £450 £713
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -36.84% +23.91%
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
West Midlands 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4014 5151 3873
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 82.99% 83.13% 79.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2564 3089 2216
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.38%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £239
90th Percentile £550 £550 £532
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 137 177
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.75 £11.15
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

Predictive Analytics
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Predictive Analytics in the West Midlands

Predictive Analytics
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Predictive Analytics in the West Midlands

Predictive Analytics
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 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
Coventry +18 5 - -
Warwickshire - 5 - -
Predictive Analytics
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Predictive Analytics.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) JUnit
1 10 (100.00%) JBoss
1 10 (100.00%) DSDM
1 10 (100.00%) JMS
1 10 (100.00%) SOA
1 10 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 10 (100.00%) Java EE
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
1 10 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 10 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 10 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (100.00%) Kanban
1 10 (100.00%) Android
1 10 (100.00%) RESTful
1 10 (100.00%) Scala
1 10 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 10 (100.00%) JBehave
1 10 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 10 (100.00%) MongoDB

Predictive Analytics
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 10 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 10 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 10 (100.00%) JBoss
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 10 (100.00%) WildFly
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (100.00%) Big Data
1 10 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 10 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 10 (100.00%) MySQL
1 10 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 10 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Hudson
1 10 (100.00%) JBehave
1 10 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 10 (100.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Digital Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 10 (100.00%) HornetQ
1 10 (100.00%) Java EE
1 10 (100.00%) JAX-RS
1 10 (100.00%) JMS
1 10 (100.00%) RESTEasy
1 10 (100.00%) RESTful
1 10 (100.00%) Spring
1 10 (100.00%) Spring Boot
1 10 (100.00%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Android
1 10 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Analytics
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 10 (100.00%) DSDM
1 10 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Kanban
1 10 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 10 (100.00%) Personalization
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
1 10 (100.00%) SOA
1 10 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 10 (100.00%) TDD
1 10 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) Scala
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle