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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Visualisation
Rank 120 112 125
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 33 40 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.87% 1.07% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.71% 3.94% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 30 5
Median daily rate £500 £563 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +161.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £359 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £800 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £57.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £57.75 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-63.02% +57.14%
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
1216 1016 997
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.92% 27.17% 31.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 725 586 510
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £514 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 63 69
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +1.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £49.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -14.28%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -10 19 £538 -17.30%
Manchester 0 11 £338 +12.50% 11
Merseyside - 1 - -
Visualisation
England

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 25 (39.68%) Data Visualisation
2 21 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (31.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (25.40%) Data Analysis
5 15 (23.81%) ServiceNow
5 15 (23.81%) Dynatrace
6 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (19.05%) User Experience
8 9 (14.29%) Change Management
8 9 (14.29%) Finance
8 9 (14.29%) SQL
9 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
10 7 (11.11%) Oracle
11 6 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
11 6 (9.52%) .NET
11 6 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (9.52%) Service Delivery
11 6 (9.52%) BPMN
11 6 (9.52%) Analytics
11 6 (9.52%) Infographics
12 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
12 5 (7.94%) Internal Audit
12 5 (7.94%) Process Improvement
12 5 (7.94%) AngularJS
12 5 (7.94%) IaaS
12 5 (7.94%) Tableau
12 5 (7.94%) jQuery
12 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (7.94%) Workflow

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 2 (3.17%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (3.17%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.17%) Adobe Premiere
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
1 2 (3.17%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.59%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.59%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.59%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.59%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.94%) IaaS
2 3 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.35%) Internet
2 2 (3.17%) SAN
3 1 (1.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) Big Data
3 3 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.17%) Power BI
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.59%) Essbase
5 1 (1.59%) OLTP
5 1 (1.59%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (1.59%) QlikView
5 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (14.29%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Banking
3 4 (6.35%) Legal
4 3 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.59%) Billing
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Architect
2 14 (22.22%) Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) Business Analyst
3 10 (15.87%) Delivery Manager
3 10 (15.87%) Senior Manager
4 9 (14.29%) Developer
4 9 (14.29%) Senior Architect
5 7 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
6 6 (9.52%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 6 (9.52%) IT Manager
6 6 (9.52%) Senior Enterprise Architect
7 4 (6.35%) Data Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.35%) Technical Architect
8 3 (4.76%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.76%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) .NET
2 5 (7.94%) AngularJS
2 5 (7.94%) jQuery
3 4 (6.35%) CSS
3 4 (6.35%) HTML
4 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.76%) LINQ
4 3 (4.76%) Node.js
4 3 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (3.17%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.17%) D3.js
5 2 (3.17%) Web Services
6 1 (1.59%) CSS3
6 1 (1.59%) EDI
6 1 (1.59%) MDX
6 1 (1.59%) Polymaps
6 1 (1.59%) Sass
6 1 (1.59%) XHTML
6 1 (1.59%) XML
6 1 (1.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) User Experience
2 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.17%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.59%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.59%) EFT
5 1 (1.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Linux
2 3 (4.76%) Unix
3 2 (3.17%) Windows
3 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) Data Visualisation
2 21 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (31.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (25.40%) Data Analysis
5 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (14.29%) Change Management
7 6 (9.52%) Analytics
7 6 (9.52%) BPMN
7 6 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (9.52%) Infographics
7 6 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 5 (7.94%) Business Development
8 5 (7.94%) Internal Audit
8 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.94%) Process Improvement
8 5 (7.94%) Programme Management
8 5 (7.94%) Requirements Management
8 5 (7.94%) Risk Assessment
8 5 (7.94%) Validation
8 5 (7.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.29%) SQL
2 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.35%) C#
3 4 (6.35%) Java
4 3 (4.76%) Python
4 3 (4.76%) R
5 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.59%) C
6 1 (1.59%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (1.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (4.76%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (3.17%) XenApp
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.76%) StatsD
2 2 (3.17%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Dynatrace
1 15 (23.81%) ServiceNow
2 7 (11.11%) Oracle
3 5 (7.94%) Citrix
3 5 (7.94%) Tableau
4 3 (4.76%) Apigee
4 3 (4.76%) Hyperion
4 3 (4.76%) Mashery
4 3 (4.76%) Teradata
5 2 (3.17%) HP
5 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.59%) Google
6 1 (1.59%) SAP
6 1 (1.59%) VMware