The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Visualisation in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visualisation over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Visualisation
Rank 131 119 130
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 26 37 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.83% 0.89% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.76% 2.97% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 8
Median daily rate £538 £463 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.21% -5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £326 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £893 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £380
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +11.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £40.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-36.19% +114.47%
Visualisation
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
942 1244 963
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 29.98% 29.98% 29.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 621 674 554
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £225 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 69 53
Median hourly rate £16.00 £18.84 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.06% +19.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.33 £31.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

Visualisation
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Visualisation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Visualisation Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Visualisation
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Visualisation Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Visualisation
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visualisation across the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Visualisation Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Visualisation
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Visualisation Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Visualisation
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualisation within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +16 15 £613 +88.46%
Manchester -10 7 £351 -24.10% 9
Merseyside +4 4 - -
Visualisation
England

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Visualisation 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 North West region with a requirement for Visualisation.

1 18 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (37.50%) SQL
3 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (32.50%) ETL
5 12 (30.00%) Finance
5 12 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
5 12 (30.00%) Analytics
6 10 (25.00%) Tableau
6 10 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (25.00%) Data Mining
7 9 (22.50%) Risk Management
7 9 (22.50%) Oracle
7 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
7 9 (22.50%) Business Transformation
8 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (17.50%) Data Modelling
9 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (15.00%) Project Management
10 6 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (12.50%) Test Planning
11 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (12.50%) Data Acquisition
11 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
11 5 (12.50%) Hyperion
11 5 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
11 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
11 5 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (10.00%) QlikView

Visualisation
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (7.50%) Apache Spark
2 2 (5.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.50%) Apache
3 1 (2.50%) SAS
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon EMR
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (10.00%) QlikView
7 3 (7.50%) Big Data
7 3 (7.50%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (7.50%) Hadoop
8 2 (5.00%) Apache Hive
8 2 (5.00%) DataStage
8 2 (5.00%) HBase
8 2 (5.00%) MongoDB
8 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
8 2 (5.00%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (5.00%) Pentaho
8 2 (5.00%) Qlik Sense
8 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.50%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (2.50%) Toad
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Architect
2 10 (25.00%) Developer
3 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Oracle Project Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Principal Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Principal Enterprise Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Tableau Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Domain Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Forensic Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) IT Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) QlikView Developer
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Tableau Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) Kafka
1 1 (2.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) Replication
3 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Unix
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (32.50%) ETL
4 12 (30.00%) Analytics
4 12 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
5 10 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 9 (22.50%) Business Transformation
6 9 (22.50%) Risk Management
7 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (17.50%) Data Modelling
9 6 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (15.00%) Project Management
10 5 (12.50%) Data Acquisition
10 5 (12.50%) Test Planning
11 4 (10.00%) Data Analytics
11 4 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
11 4 (10.00%) Scrum
12 2 (5.00%) Computer Forensics
12 2 (5.00%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (7.50%) Python
4 2 (5.00%) C
4 2 (5.00%) Java
4 2 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) CEH
1 2 (5.00%) CISA
1 2 (5.00%) CISSP
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
1 2 (5.00%) SANS
2 1 (2.50%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) EnCase
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Tableau
2 9 (22.50%) Oracle
3 5 (12.50%) Hyperion
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.00%) SAP
5 2 (5.00%) Ab Initio
5 2 (5.00%) Actian
5 2 (5.00%) Cellebrite
5 2 (5.00%) Informatica
5 2 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (5.00%) ParAccel
5 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (5.00%) Sybase
5 2 (5.00%) Teradata
6 1 (2.50%) Talend