The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Visualisation in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visualisation over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Visualisation
Rank 119 121 117
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 10 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.34% 0.079% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.29% 0.28% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £265 £375
% change year-on-year
+57.54% -29.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £31.50 -
% change year-on-year
-26.98% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
774 704 757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 26.44% 27.68% 31.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 386 349
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 23 23
Average hourly rate £28.72 £25.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.88% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.91 £12.85 £11.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £27.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +2.27%

Visualisation
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Visualisation Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Visualisation
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Visualisation Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Visualisation
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Visualisation Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Visualisation
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualisation within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 6 £363 -
West Lothian -4 1 £375 -6.25%
Edinburgh - 1 - - 2
Visualisation
UK

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
2 3 (23.08%) Kanban
2 3 (23.08%) BPMN
2 3 (23.08%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) UML
2 3 (23.08%) Scrum
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 2 (15.38%) QA
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
4 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) 3D Visualisation
4 1 (7.69%) User Experience
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) UNIX
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (7.69%) Business Objects
4 1 (7.69%) MS Office
4 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
4 1 (7.69%) Cognos

Visualisation
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (7.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) TestDirector
1 1 (7.69%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Designer
2 5 (38.46%) UI Designer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Designer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior UI Designer
4 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (23.08%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Cognos Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Report Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Visual Designer
6 1 (7.69%) Cognos BI Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Structures
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
3 1 (7.69%) Ergonomics
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) UML
1 3 (23.08%) Scrum
1 3 (23.08%) Kanban
1 3 (23.08%) BPMN
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
2 1 (7.69%) Change Control
2 1 (7.69%) 3D Visualisation
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
2 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Time Management
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) CAD
2 1 (7.69%) Service Management
2 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Business Objects
1 1 (7.69%) Cognos
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Borland
1 1 (7.69%) Omniture