The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Visualisation in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visualisation over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Visualisation
Rank 120 131 131
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 25 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.84% 0.23% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.11% 0.94% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 4
Median daily rate £388 £356 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.77% +21.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £455 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £415 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +50.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £49.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £23.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+60.86% -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 South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
805 744 746
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.21% 24.42% 24.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 535 495 457
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £218 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 62 55
Median hourly rate £39.00 £32.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £12.50 £12.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.32 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%

Visualisation
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Visualisation Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Visualisation
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Visualisation Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Visualisation
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Visualisation Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Visualisation
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 31 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
Bristol +4 12 £363 -3.33% 8
Gloucestershire - 6 - - 4
Devon - 5 £394 - 2
Dorset -10 2 - -
Visualisation
England

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 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 South West region with a requirement for Visualisation.

1 35 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 33 (55.00%) SQL
3 26 (43.33%) Python
4 24 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 24 (40.00%) HTML
5 23 (38.33%) CSS
6 22 (36.67%) Java
7 21 (35.00%) Unix
7 21 (35.00%) Git (software)
8 20 (33.33%) Linux
8 20 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 20 (33.33%) ETL
9 19 (31.67%) Subversion
9 19 (31.67%) Web Development
9 19 (31.67%) Unit Testing
10 18 (30.00%) Sass
10 18 (30.00%) Relational Database
10 18 (30.00%) Ruby
11 17 (28.33%) Web Design
11 17 (28.33%) HTTP
11 17 (28.33%) Mac OS X
11 17 (28.33%) Responsive Web Design
11 17 (28.33%) Scala
12 16 (26.67%) RSpec
12 16 (26.67%) Open Source
12 16 (26.67%) Cucumber
12 16 (26.67%) MongoDB
12 16 (26.67%) NoSQL
12 16 (26.67%) Integration Testing
12 16 (26.67%) Data Migration

Visualisation
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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 15 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) Confluence
3 1 (1.67%) Node.js
3 1 (1.67%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 16 (26.67%) GitHub
2 1 (1.67%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.67%) Pure360
2 1 (1.67%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 17 (28.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.67%) NAS
2 1 (1.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.00%) Relational Database
2 16 (26.67%) MongoDB
2 16 (26.67%) NoSQL
2 16 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (18.33%) Big Data
4 8 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.00%) MySQL
6 3 (5.00%) QlikView
6 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.67%) GIS
Development Applications
1 21 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 19 (31.67%) Subversion
3 16 (26.67%) Capybara
3 16 (26.67%) Cucumber
3 16 (26.67%) git-flow
3 16 (26.67%) JUnit
3 16 (26.67%) RSpec
4 6 (10.00%) Grunt
5 4 (6.67%) Bower
5 4 (6.67%) gulp
5 4 (6.67%) Protractor
6 2 (3.33%) ClearCase
6 2 (3.33%) Mocha
6 2 (3.33%) Selenium
6 2 (3.33%) webpack
7 1 (1.67%) Ant
7 1 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.67%) JIRA
7 1 (1.67%) Maven
7 1 (1.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Aerospace
2 2 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (56.67%) Developer
2 14 (23.33%) Analyst
2 14 (23.33%) Ruby Developer
3 6 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) Solutions Analyst
5 4 (6.67%) Architect
5 4 (6.67%) Data Scientist
5 4 (6.67%) DV Cleared Java Developer
5 4 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 4 (6.67%) UI Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Administrator
6 3 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.33%) Business Data Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Data Insight Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (3.33%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (40.00%) HTML
2 23 (38.33%) CSS
3 18 (30.00%) Sass
4 16 (26.67%) Dropwizard
4 16 (26.67%) Ruby on Rails
5 8 (13.33%) D3.js
6 6 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (10.00%) HTML5
7 4 (6.67%) Backbone.js
7 4 (6.67%) CSS3
7 4 (6.67%) LESS
7 4 (6.67%) SVG
8 2 (3.33%) .NET
8 2 (3.33%) Apache Cordova
8 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.33%) Ember.js
8 2 (3.33%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (3.33%) REST
8 2 (3.33%) Web Services
8 2 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Ergonomics
2 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.67%) Algorithms
3 4 (6.67%) Statistics
4 2 (3.33%) Animation
4 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.33%) Physics
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.67%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.00%) Unix
2 20 (33.33%) Linux
3 17 (28.33%) Mac OS X
4 4 (6.67%) Windows
5 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 20 (33.33%) ETL
2 19 (31.67%) Unit Testing
2 19 (31.67%) Web Development
3 17 (28.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 17 (28.33%) Web Design
4 16 (26.67%) Data Migration
4 16 (26.67%) Integration Testing
4 16 (26.67%) Migration
4 16 (26.67%) Open Source
5 15 (25.00%) Analytics
6 14 (23.33%) Data Visualisation
7 13 (21.67%) Data Analysis
8 8 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (13.33%) Data Modelling
8 8 (13.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (10.00%) Data Analytics
10 5 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
10 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 33 (55.00%) SQL
2 26 (43.33%) Python
3 24 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 22 (36.67%) Java
5 18 (30.00%) Ruby
6 17 (28.33%) Scala
7 5 (8.33%) R
8 2 (3.33%) Delphi
8 2 (3.33%) ES6
8 2 (3.33%) Perl
8 2 (3.33%) PL/1
8 2 (3.33%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.67%) C#
9 1 (1.67%) C++
9 1 (1.67%) Lua
9 1 (1.67%) PHP
9 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.67%) VB
9 1 (1.67%) X++
Qualifications
1 35 (58.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) RHCE
5 2 (3.33%) Degree
6 1 (1.67%) CCNA
6 1 (1.67%) CCNP
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.33%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.33%) SSAE 16
3 1 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) vCloud
1 1 (1.67%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Capistrano
1 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.33%) Teradata
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle
4 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.33%) IBM
6 1 (1.67%) Adobe
6 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco
6 1 (1.67%) EMC
6 1 (1.67%) Google
6 1 (1.67%) HP
6 1 (1.67%) IFS
6 1 (1.67%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.67%) Omniture
6 1 (1.67%) Sun
6 1 (1.67%) Sysomos
6 1 (1.67%) Tableau
6 1 (1.67%) Twitter
6 1 (1.67%) VMware