The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Visualisation in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visualisation over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Visualisation
Rank 80 85 80
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 26 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.43% 0.42% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.55% 1.63% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 2
Average daily rate £360 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £19.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+69.23% -39.06%
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 Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
572 367 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 31.57% 25.70% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 216 195
Average daily rate £375 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £175 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 17
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £11.09 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.90 £32.50 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Visualisation
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Visualisation Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Visualisation
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Visualisation Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Visualisation
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visualisation across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Visualisation Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Visualisation
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Visualisation Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 17 (48.57%) HTML
1 17 (48.57%) CSS
1 17 (48.57%) HTML5
2 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
2 16 (45.71%) Python
3 15 (42.86%) HTTP
3 15 (42.86%) .NET
3 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 15 (42.86%) Web Design
3 15 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
4 14 (40.00%) Silverlight
4 14 (40.00%) Scala
4 14 (40.00%) Telerik
4 14 (40.00%) XAML
4 14 (40.00%) Ruby
4 14 (40.00%) Web Development
4 14 (40.00%) C#
4 14 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 14 (40.00%) Unix
4 14 (40.00%) Linux
4 14 (40.00%) Mac OS X
5 13 (37.14%) Subversion
5 13 (37.14%) Git (software)
6 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (31.43%) Management Information System
7 11 (31.43%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (28.57%) User Experience
8 10 (28.57%) Data Modelling
9 9 (25.71%) TOGAF
9 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management

Visualisation
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (5.71%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
1 2 (5.71%) SPSS
2 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (45.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.71%) Big Data
3 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.71%) Power BI
3 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.71%) Snowflake Schema
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.71%) Star Schema
4 1 (2.86%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 13 (37.14%) Git (software)
2 13 (37.14%) Subversion
General
1 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Developer
2 14 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (37.14%) C# Developer
4 12 (34.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (31.43%) Architect
6 10 (28.57%) Data Architect
7 3 (8.57%) Silverlight Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Tableau Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Power BI Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Tableau Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) UI Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Data Modeller
9 1 (2.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (2.86%) HTML Developer
9 1 (2.86%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) CSS
1 17 (48.57%) HTML
1 17 (48.57%) HTML5
2 15 (42.86%) .NET
3 14 (40.00%) Silverlight
4 3 (8.57%) CSS3
4 3 (8.57%) jQuery
5 2 (5.71%) D3.js
5 2 (5.71%) MDX
5 2 (5.71%) Web Services
6 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.86%) XHTML
6 1 (2.86%) XML
6 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Management Information System
2 10 (28.57%) User Experience
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.71%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.71%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Linux
1 14 (40.00%) Mac OS X
1 14 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
1 15 (42.86%) Web Design
2 14 (40.00%) Web Development
3 12 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (31.43%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (28.57%) Data Modelling
6 9 (25.71%) Domain-Driven Design
6 9 (25.71%) Information Architecture
6 9 (25.71%) Product Management
6 9 (25.71%) Scrum
6 9 (25.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (25.71%) TOGAF
7 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (20.00%) Data Management
8 5 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (11.43%) Analytics
9 4 (11.43%) BDD
9 4 (11.43%) Dashboard Development
10 3 (8.57%) ETL
11 2 (5.71%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) Python
2 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 14 (40.00%) C#
3 14 (40.00%) Ruby
3 14 (40.00%) Scala
3 14 (40.00%) XAML
4 5 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (5.71%) R
5 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.86%) XPath
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Telerik
2 8 (22.86%) Tableau
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe