The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Visualisation in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visualisation over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Visualisation
Rank 389 336 500
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +164
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 204 168 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.40% 0.39% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 1.49% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 104 33
Average daily rate £400 £427 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.32% +6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £288 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £558 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £373 £413
% change year-on-year
-8.05% -9.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £14.00 £40.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.00% +83.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +45.45%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13400 11240 14111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.10% 26.08% 25.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8401 6937 8355
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 540 572 723
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.57 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Visualisation
UK

Visualisation
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Visualisation Jobs Demand Trend in England

Visualisation
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Visualisation Daily Rate Trend in England

Visualisation
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visualisation across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Visualisation Daily Rate Histogram in England

Visualisation
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Visualisation Hourly Rate Trend in England

Visualisation
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualisation within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -17 130 £424 -1.90% 59
South East +3 31 £400 +14.28% 2
East of England -16 15 £250 -39.39% 10
South West -17 12 £475 +1.06% 3
West Midlands -15 8 £340 -40.08% 1
North East - 6 £273 -
Yorkshire -18 3 £208 - 3
East Midlands - 1 - - 2
Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 5
Visualisation
UK

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 116 (30.85%) SQL
2 106 (28.19%) Analytics
3 81 (21.54%) Finance
4 75 (19.95%) Business Intelligence
5 72 (19.15%) HTML
6 69 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
7 66 (17.55%) JavaScript
8 56 (14.89%) Java
9 54 (14.36%) CSS
10 53 (14.10%) HTML5
11 51 (13.56%) Python
12 45 (11.97%) Oracle
12 45 (11.97%) Degree
13 42 (11.17%) Data Visualisation
14 41 (10.90%) Banking
15 40 (10.64%) Microsoft
15 40 (10.64%) Tableau
16 39 (10.37%) Relational Database
16 39 (10.37%) Data Warehouse
17 38 (10.11%) SQL Server
17 38 (10.11%) Scrum
18 37 (9.84%) Data Mining
18 37 (9.84%) SAS
19 36 (9.57%) ETL
19 36 (9.57%) Marketing
20 33 (8.78%) Data Analysis
20 33 (8.78%) MS Excel
20 33 (8.78%) Linux
21 32 (8.51%) TDD
21 32 (8.51%) Big Data

Visualisation
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 37 (9.84%) SAS
2 10 (2.66%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.39%) Node.js
3 9 (2.39%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.06%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.80%) CMS
5 3 (0.80%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.53%) Confluence
6 2 (0.53%) MS Project Server
6 2 (0.53%) FileNet
7 1 (0.27%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.27%) Apache
7 1 (0.27%) nginx
7 1 (0.27%) Liferay
7 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (8.78%) MS Excel
2 25 (6.65%) SPSS
3 14 (3.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (3.72%) MS Office
4 11 (2.93%) Photoshop
5 8 (2.13%) MS Project
5 8 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (1.60%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.60%) CATIA
7 3 (0.80%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.53%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.27%) Windchill
9 1 (0.27%) InDesign
9 1 (0.27%) Stata
9 1 (0.27%) CorelDRAW
9 1 (0.27%) GIMP
9 1 (0.27%) Inkscape
9 1 (0.27%) FastStats
9 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.27%) Oracle BRM
1 1 (0.27%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.33%) SaaS
2 3 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.27%) PaaS
4 1 (0.27%) IaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.19%) HTTP
2 9 (2.39%) Internet
3 5 (1.33%) LDAP
4 3 (0.80%) SAN
5 2 (0.53%) NAS
5 2 (0.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.53%) IPv4
5 2 (0.53%) IPv6
5 2 (0.53%) Firewall
6 1 (0.27%) SNA
6 1 (0.27%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.27%) DNS
6 1 (0.27%) Intranet
6 1 (0.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (10.37%) Relational Database
1 39 (10.37%) Data Warehouse
2 38 (10.11%) SQL Server
3 37 (9.84%) Data Mining
4 32 (8.51%) Big Data
5 31 (8.24%) Spotfire
6 28 (7.45%) Hadoop
7 26 (6.91%) QlikView
8 21 (5.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (4.79%) RDBMS
10 17 (4.52%) Oracle Database
10 17 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (3.99%) MySQL
11 15 (3.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 15 (3.99%) MongoDB
12 14 (3.72%) BusinessObjects XI
13 13 (3.46%) Data Mart
13 13 (3.46%) NoSQL
14 12 (3.19%) Apache Hive
15 10 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (3.19%) Axure RP
1 12 (3.19%) Maven
2 9 (2.39%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.39%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 7 (1.86%) TeamCity
3 7 (1.86%) Jenkins
4 6 (1.60%) CruiseControl
5 5 (1.33%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.33%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (1.33%) Jasmine
6 4 (1.06%) JIRA
7 3 (0.80%) Subversion
7 3 (0.80%) Selenium
7 3 (0.80%) Grunt
8 2 (0.53%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.53%) Behat
8 2 (0.53%) QUnit
8 2 (0.53%) Mocha
8 2 (0.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (0.53%) Xcode
General
1 81 (21.54%) Finance
2 41 (10.90%) Banking
3 36 (9.57%) Marketing
4 22 (5.85%) Retail
5 21 (5.59%) Investment Banking
6 16 (4.26%) Automotive
7 15 (3.99%) Front Office
8 14 (3.72%) Pharmaceutical
9 13 (3.46%) Publishing
10 11 (2.93%) Manufacturing
11 9 (2.39%) Games
12 8 (2.13%) Telecoms
12 8 (2.13%) Advertising
13 3 (0.80%) Legal
14 2 (0.53%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.53%) Military
15 1 (0.27%) Electronics
15 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 151 (40.16%) Developer
2 98 (26.06%) Analyst
3 42 (11.17%) Designer
4 33 (8.78%) Data Analyst
5 29 (7.71%) Business Analyst
6 23 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
7 20 (5.32%) Architect
8 16 (4.26%) Consultant
9 15 (3.99%) Python Developer
9 15 (3.99%) UI Developer
9 15 (3.99%) User Experience Designer
9 15 (3.99%) UI Programmer
10 14 (3.72%) Spotfire Developer
10 14 (3.72%) Senior Developer
11 13 (3.46%) Software Developer
12 12 (3.19%) Data Scientist
12 12 (3.19%) UI Designer
13 11 (2.93%) Java Developer
14 10 (2.66%) Senior Designer
14 10 (2.66%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (19.15%) HTML
2 54 (14.36%) CSS
3 53 (14.10%) HTML5
4 29 (7.71%) CSS3
5 28 (7.45%) jQuery
6 26 (6.91%) Web Services
6 26 (6.91%) .NET
6 26 (6.91%) AngularJS
7 23 (6.12%) REST
8 11 (2.93%) XML
8 11 (2.93%) SOAP
8 11 (2.93%) D3.js
9 10 (2.66%) MapReduce
9 10 (2.66%) ASP.NET
10 9 (2.39%) Ajax
10 9 (2.39%) RESTful
10 9 (2.39%) Ext JS
10 9 (2.39%) WCF
10 9 (2.39%) WPF
10 9 (2.39%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.91%) Computer Science
2 22 (5.85%) Statistics
2 22 (5.85%) Data Integration
3 17 (4.52%) Mobile App
4 15 (3.99%) Open Source
5 14 (3.72%) Digital Media
6 13 (3.46%) Mathematics
7 11 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (2.66%) Informatics
8 10 (2.66%) Management Information System
9 9 (2.39%) RIA
10 7 (1.86%) NHS
10 7 (1.86%) Derivative
11 6 (1.60%) Hedge funds
11 6 (1.60%) iPhone
11 6 (1.60%) Graphic Design
11 6 (1.60%) Web 2.0
11 6 (1.60%) Credit Derivative
11 6 (1.60%) Economics
11 6 (1.60%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 33 (8.78%) Linux
2 18 (4.79%) Apple iOS
3 15 (3.99%) UNIX
4 13 (3.46%) Windows
5 9 (2.39%) Android
6 4 (1.06%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.53%) CentOS
7 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.27%) Solaris
8 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (28.19%) Analytics
2 75 (19.95%) Business Intelligence
3 69 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (11.17%) Data Visualisation
5 38 (10.11%) Scrum
6 36 (9.57%) ETL
7 33 (8.78%) Data Analysis
8 32 (8.51%) TDD
9 31 (8.24%) Data Modelling
10 30 (7.98%) OO
10 30 (7.98%) Continuous Integration
11 24 (6.38%) Project Management
12 19 (5.05%) Web Analytics
13 18 (4.79%) Web Development
13 18 (4.79%) Data Management
13 18 (4.79%) Unit Testing
13 18 (4.79%) Statistical Modelling
14 16 (4.26%) B2B
14 16 (4.26%) MVC
14 16 (4.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 116 (30.85%) SQL
2 66 (17.55%) JavaScript
3 56 (14.89%) Java
4 51 (13.56%) Python
5 31 (8.24%) C#
6 29 (7.71%) R
7 20 (5.32%) C++
8 14 (3.72%) PL/SQL
9 13 (3.46%) C
10 12 (3.19%) T-SQL
11 11 (2.93%) Ruby
12 9 (2.39%) Objective-C
12 9 (2.39%) PHP
13 8 (2.13%) MATLAB
14 7 (1.86%) Perl
14 7 (1.86%) Scala
15 3 (0.80%) VBA
15 3 (0.80%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.53%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.53%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 45 (11.97%) Degree
2 15 (3.99%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.66%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.86%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.60%) PhD
6 5 (1.33%) ISEB
7 4 (1.06%) CFA
8 3 (0.80%) MBA
8 3 (0.80%) IIBA
9 2 (0.53%) PMP
9 2 (0.53%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.27%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.46%) QA
2 6 (1.60%) Solvency II
3 4 (1.06%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.80%) SLA
5 2 (0.53%) GxP
6 1 (0.27%) GAMP
6 1 (0.27%) GMP
System Software
1 6 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.53%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (0.80%) Nagios
2 3 (0.80%) Puppet
3 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.53%) ZABBIX
3 2 (0.53%) Zenoss
3 2 (0.53%) Control-M
4 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.27%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.27%) StatsD
4 1 (0.27%) Oozie
Vendors
1 45 (11.97%) Oracle
2 40 (10.64%) Microsoft
2 40 (10.64%) Tableau
3 25 (6.65%) Business Objects
4 24 (6.38%) TIBCO
5 17 (4.52%) Adobe
6 11 (2.93%) Teradata
7 9 (2.39%) Cognos
7 9 (2.39%) Apple
7 9 (2.39%) SAP
7 9 (2.39%) Appcelerator
8 8 (2.13%) JBoss
8 8 (2.13%) Minitab
9 7 (1.86%) Remedy
10 6 (1.60%) Google
10 6 (1.60%) Progress
10 6 (1.60%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (1.60%) VMware
11 5 (1.33%) Ab Initio
11 5 (1.33%) IBM
London
Lucas Kennedy
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: £500 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £110 - £140 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: £360 - £361 per day + Negotiable, DOE
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 days ago