The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Visualisation in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visualisation over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Visualisation
Rank 61 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.81% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.26% 0.51% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £310 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% +7.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £310 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £310 £290
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -14.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £31.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-29.03% +65.33%
Visualisation
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
215 197 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.94% 23.73% 20.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 72 104
Average daily rate £460 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.53% -3.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 11
Average hourly rate £16.84 £31.56 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.63% +68.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.44 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £38.00 £42.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

Visualisation
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Visualisation Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Visualisation
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Visualisation Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Visualisation
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visualisation across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Visualisation Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 6 (60.00%) Big Data
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) NHS
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) LAMP
6 1 (10.00%) GPFS
6 1 (10.00%) CentOS
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Ganglia
6 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (10.00%) YUM
6 1 (10.00%) Social Media
6 1 (10.00%) Puppet
6 1 (10.00%) R
6 1 (10.00%) Statistics
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Chemistry
6 1 (10.00%) Biology

Visualisation
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
1 4 (40.00%) UI Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Information Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) LAMP
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Social Media
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
2 1 (10.00%) Chemistry
2 1 (10.00%) Biology
2 1 (10.00%) Life Science
2 1 (10.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) CentOS
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) R
2 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ganglia
1 1 (10.00%) YUM
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
1 1 (10.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat