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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Visualisation
Rank 120 109 139
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +30
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 49 51 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.22% 1.28% 0.064%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.86% 4.18% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 38 1
Median daily rate £538 £650 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.30% +202.32%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £330
% change year-on-year
- +36.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.91 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.96 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+95.45% -26.98%
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
1269 1221 922
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.54% 30.71% 29.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 778 661 470
Median daily rate £388 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 73 83
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -6.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -18 23 £600 -7.69% 2
Manchester +3 15 £338 -20.82% 9
Lancashire -2 3 £425 +30.98%
Cumbria - 3 - -
Merseyside +4 2 - -
Visualisation
England

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 28 (31.46%) Data Visualisation
2 26 (29.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (23.60%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (23.60%) .NET
3 21 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (22.47%) JavaScript
5 19 (21.35%) SQL Server
5 19 (21.35%) Linux
5 19 (21.35%) Python
6 18 (20.22%) C#
6 18 (20.22%) HTML
6 18 (20.22%) CSS
7 17 (19.10%) Unix
7 17 (19.10%) HTML5
7 17 (19.10%) Web Development
8 16 (17.98%) Responsive Web Design
8 16 (17.98%) User Experience
9 15 (16.85%) Dynatrace
9 15 (16.85%) Web Design
9 15 (16.85%) HTTP
9 15 (16.85%) ServiceNow
9 15 (16.85%) Data Analysis
10 14 (15.73%) Telerik
10 14 (15.73%) Ruby
10 14 (15.73%) Enterprise Architecture
10 14 (15.73%) Silverlight
10 14 (15.73%) Scala
10 14 (15.73%) Mac OS X
10 14 (15.73%) Visual Studio
10 14 (15.73%) XAML

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 (3.37%) Node.js
2 2 (2.25%) IIS
2 2 (2.25%) SAS
3 1 (1.12%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.12%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) SPSS
2 2 (2.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.12%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.12%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.12%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.12%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.62%) IaaS
3 3 (3.37%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.25%) PaaS
5 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.85%) HTTP
2 3 (3.37%) Internet
3 2 (2.25%) SAN
4 1 (1.12%) Firewall
4 1 (1.12%) LAN
4 1 (1.12%) Network Security
4 1 (1.12%) VLAN
4 1 (1.12%) WAN
4 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (21.35%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.99%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.74%) Big Data
4 3 (3.37%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.37%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.37%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.25%) QlikView
5 2 (2.25%) Snowflake Schema
5 2 (2.25%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.12%) GIS
6 1 (1.12%) Power BI
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (15.73%) Visual Studio
2 13 (14.61%) Git (software)
2 13 (14.61%) Subversion
3 1 (1.12%) Axure RP
General
1 8 (8.99%) Finance
2 4 (4.49%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.37%) Banking
3 3 (3.37%) Legal
4 1 (1.12%) Local Government
4 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.12%) Retail
4 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (29.21%) Architect
2 24 (26.97%) Developer
3 17 (19.10%) .NET Developer
4 16 (17.98%) C# Developer
5 15 (16.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (14.61%) Analyst
7 10 (11.24%) Business Analyst
7 10 (11.24%) Data Architect
7 10 (11.24%) Delivery Manager
8 9 (10.11%) Senior Architect
8 9 (10.11%) Senior Manager
9 7 (7.87%) Enterprise Architect
10 6 (6.74%) Digital Delivery Manager
10 6 (6.74%) Senior Enterprise Architect
11 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 4 (4.49%) Consultant
11 4 (4.49%) Data Analyst
11 4 (4.49%) IT Manager
11 4 (4.49%) Technical Architect
12 3 (3.37%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.60%) .NET
2 18 (20.22%) CSS
2 18 (20.22%) HTML
3 17 (19.10%) HTML5
4 14 (15.73%) Silverlight
5 7 (7.87%) jQuery
6 5 (5.62%) AngularJS
7 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET
7 4 (4.49%) D3.js
7 4 (4.49%) Web Services
8 3 (3.37%) CSS3
8 3 (3.37%) LINQ
8 3 (3.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (2.25%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.12%) MDX
10 1 (1.12%) Polymaps
10 1 (1.12%) XHTML
10 1 (1.12%) XML
10 1 (1.12%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.98%) User Experience
2 9 (10.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.25%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.25%) Economics
3 2 (2.25%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.25%) New Media
3 2 (2.25%) Physics
4 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.12%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.12%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.35%) Linux
2 17 (19.10%) Unix
3 14 (15.73%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.37%) Windows
5 2 (2.25%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.46%) Data Visualisation
2 26 (29.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (23.60%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (19.10%) Web Development
5 16 (17.98%) Responsive Web Design
6 15 (16.85%) Data Analysis
6 15 (16.85%) Web Design
7 14 (15.73%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (14.61%) Analytics
9 11 (12.36%) Data Management
10 9 (10.11%) Information Architecture
10 9 (10.11%) Service Delivery
11 8 (8.99%) Change Management
11 8 (8.99%) Scrum
11 8 (8.99%) TOGAF
12 7 (7.87%) Data Modelling
12 7 (7.87%) Product Management
13 6 (6.74%) BPMN
13 6 (6.74%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (22.47%) JavaScript
2 19 (21.35%) Python
3 18 (20.22%) C#
4 14 (15.73%) Ruby
4 14 (15.73%) Scala
4 14 (15.73%) XAML
5 11 (12.36%) SQL
6 5 (5.62%) R
7 4 (4.49%) Java
8 2 (2.25%) C
8 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.12%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (1.12%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (5.62%) Degree
2 4 (4.49%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) BC Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) CCNA
3 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.12%) CCNP
4 1 (1.12%) ISEB
4 1 (1.12%) MCSA
4 1 (1.12%) MCSE
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (2.25%) XenApp
3 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.37%) StatsD
2 2 (2.25%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 15 (16.85%) Dynatrace
1 15 (16.85%) ServiceNow
2 14 (15.73%) Telerik
3 8 (8.99%) Tableau
4 5 (5.62%) Citrix
4 5 (5.62%) Oracle
5 4 (4.49%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.37%) Apigee
6 3 (3.37%) Mashery
6 3 (3.37%) Teradata
7 2 (2.25%) HP
7 2 (2.25%) Hyperion
8 1 (1.12%) Adobe
8 1 (1.12%) Apple
8 1 (1.12%) Cisco
8 1 (1.12%) ESRI
8 1 (1.12%) Google
8 1 (1.12%) Juniper
8 1 (1.12%) SAP
8 1 (1.12%) VMware
Chester, Cheshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £325 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £275 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £350 - 450 per day
Posted: 16 days ago