The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Visualisation in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visualisation over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Visualisation
Rank 39 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 6 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.62% 1.58% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.25% 6.02% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £258 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £19.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+69.23% -39.06%
Visualisation
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
96 83 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 25.88% 26.27% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 50 34
Average daily rate £370 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £511 £735
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 15
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +19.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Visualisation
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Visualisation across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Visualisation Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Visualisation
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Visualisation across the Cambridge region.

Visualisation Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Visualisation
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Visualisation across the Cambridge region.

Visualisation Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Visualisation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Visualisation.

1 8 (80.00%) Data Visualisation
2 7 (70.00%) Bioinformatics
2 7 (70.00%) Biology
3 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (50.00%) Perl
4 5 (50.00%) MySQL
4 5 (50.00%) Python
5 4 (40.00%) Postgraduate
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) CSS
5 4 (40.00%) C
5 4 (40.00%) C++
5 4 (40.00%) HTML
5 4 (40.00%) Web Development
5 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) Validation
5 4 (40.00%) Parallel Computing
6 3 (30.00%) User Experience
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) jQuery
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (20.00%) MS Project
7 2 (20.00%) MS Office
7 2 (20.00%) Life Science
7 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) JSON

Visualisation
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Visualisation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Visualisation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Programmer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Programmer
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (20.00%) Service Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Transition Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Transition Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 3 (30.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) Ajax
3 2 (20.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (10.00%) CSS3
4 1 (10.00%) D3.js
4 1 (10.00%) DOM
4 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (10.00%) JSP
4 1 (10.00%) LAMP
4 1 (10.00%) mod_perl
4 1 (10.00%) NHibernate
4 1 (10.00%) Underscore.js
4 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Biology
2 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) User Experience
4 2 (20.00%) Life Science
5 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Data Visualisation
2 7 (70.00%) Bioinformatics
3 4 (40.00%) Parallel Computing
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Validation
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (20.00%) Infographics
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) SEO
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Perl
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) C
2 4 (40.00%) C++
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Postgraduate
2 2 (20.00%) Degree