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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Visualisation
Rank 130 139 133
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 26 26 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.73% 0.58% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.27% 1.89% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 4
Median daily rate £650 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.94% -15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.98 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £18.68 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+55.24% -15.09%
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
1145 1376 995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.30% 30.67% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 834 553
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £253 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £536 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 62 60
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.71 £42.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +8 11 £650 +42.46%
Manchester -3 7 £525 +68.00% 17
Merseyside +8 6 - -
Lancashire - 1 £300 -
Visualisation
England

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) Data Visualisation
2 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (29.55%) Finance
4 11 (25.00%) SQL
4 11 (25.00%) Oracle
4 11 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (25.00%) Business Transformation
5 10 (22.73%) Data Analysis
6 9 (20.45%) Risk Management
6 9 (20.45%) Analytics
7 7 (15.91%) Hyperion
7 7 (15.91%) Project Management
8 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
8 6 (13.64%) Data Mining
8 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (11.36%) Test Planning
9 5 (11.36%) Data Acquisition
9 5 (11.36%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (11.36%) Oracle Applications
9 5 (11.36%) ETL
10 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
10 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
10 4 (9.09%) Banking
10 4 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (9.09%) Tableau

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 (6.82%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.55%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.27%) Apache
3 1 (2.27%) SAS
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.55%) Adobe Premiere
2 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.27%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (2.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.27%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon S3
2 2 (4.55%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
1 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) Data Mining
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle BI EE
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.82%) Big Data
3 3 (6.82%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.82%) QlikView
4 2 (4.55%) Apache Hive
4 2 (4.55%) DataStage
4 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.55%) HBase
4 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.55%) OLAP
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (4.55%) Pentaho
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Axure RP
1 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (2.27%) Toad
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Banking
3 3 (6.82%) Legal
4 2 (4.55%) Marketing
4 2 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Architect
2 7 (15.91%) Developer
2 7 (15.91%) Enterprise Architect
2 7 (15.91%) Project Manager
3 5 (11.36%) Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 5 (11.36%) IT Manager
3 5 (11.36%) Oracle Project Manager
3 5 (11.36%) Principal Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Principal Enterprise Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Data Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Designer
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Manager
5 3 (6.82%) UX Designer
6 2 (4.55%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Quality Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) CSS
1 3 (6.82%) HTML
2 1 (2.27%) .NET
2 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.27%) D3.js
2 1 (2.27%) EDI
2 1 (2.27%) jQuery
2 1 (2.27%) Kafka
2 1 (2.27%) Polymaps
2 1 (2.27%) Sass
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) User Experience
3 2 (4.55%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.55%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.27%) EFT
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Unix
2 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) Data Visualisation
2 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 11 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (22.73%) Data Analysis
5 9 (20.45%) Analytics
5 9 (20.45%) Risk Management
6 7 (15.91%) Project Management
7 5 (11.36%) Data Acquisition
7 5 (11.36%) ETL
7 5 (11.36%) Test Planning
8 4 (9.09%) Internal Audit
8 4 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.82%) Front End Development
9 3 (6.82%) Infographics
9 3 (6.82%) Programme Management
9 3 (6.82%) Prototyping
9 3 (6.82%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.82%) Python
4 2 (4.55%) C
4 2 (4.55%) Java
4 2 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (2.27%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) BC Cleared
1 2 (4.55%) CEH
1 2 (4.55%) CISA
1 2 (4.55%) CISSP
1 2 (4.55%) SANS
1 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) EnCase
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (15.91%) Hyperion
3 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 4 (9.09%) Tableau
5 3 (6.82%) Dynatrace
5 3 (6.82%) SAP
5 3 (6.82%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.55%) Ab Initio
6 2 (4.55%) Actian
6 2 (4.55%) Cellebrite
6 2 (4.55%) Informatica
6 2 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (4.55%) ParAccel
6 2 (4.55%) Sybase
6 2 (4.55%) Teradata
7 1 (2.27%) Google
7 1 (2.27%) Talend