The first table below looks at the demand for Data Visualisation skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Visualisation over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Visualization
Rank 577 540 589
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +49
Contract jobs citing Data Visualisation 26 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.025% 0.005%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.062% 0.034% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 1
Average daily rate £375 £470 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.21% +25.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £470 -
% change year-on-year
+3.72% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42143 35232 42089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.32% 72.51% 69.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 26130 21023 24016
Average daily rate £400 £405 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £575 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1183 1087 1432
Average hourly rate £28.00 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.37 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £53.20 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%

Data Visualisation
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Visualisation within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Visualisation Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Visualisation
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Visualisation within the UK.

Data Visualisation Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Visualisation
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Visualisation within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Data Visualisation Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Visualisation
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Visualisation within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -22 26 £375 -20.21% 14
London -21 21 £375 -21.05% 13
South East -7 5 £488 +30.00%
City of London -9 4 £463 -11.90% 2
Surrey - 3 £494 -
East of England - - - -
North West - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Slough - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -

Data Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Data 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 Data Visualisation.

1 39 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 16 (41.03%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (33.33%) SQL
3 13 (33.33%) Analytics
4 10 (25.64%) Finance
4 10 (25.64%) Banking
5 9 (23.08%) Data Analysis
5 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 9 (23.08%) Big Data
6 8 (20.51%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (17.95%) Retail
7 7 (17.95%) Data Modelling
7 7 (17.95%) Tableau
7 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
8 6 (15.38%) Cognos
9 5 (12.82%) HTML
9 5 (12.82%) Java
9 5 (12.82%) Oracle
9 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
9 5 (12.82%) SAS
9 5 (12.82%) RDBMS
9 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (10.26%) Teradata
10 4 (10.26%) QA
10 4 (10.26%) QlikView
10 4 (10.26%) jQuery
10 4 (10.26%) Data Mining

Data Visualisation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Data 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 Data Visualisation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.82%) SAS
2 2 (5.13%) Node.js
2 2 (5.13%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) SPSS
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) Big Data
2 8 (20.51%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (17.95%) Relational Database
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
4 5 (12.82%) RDBMS
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (10.26%) DB2
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (10.26%) Data Mining
5 4 (10.26%) QlikView
5 4 (10.26%) Hadoop
6 3 (7.69%) Spotfire
7 2 (5.13%) Apache Hive
7 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (5.13%) Xcelsius
7 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.56%) Redis
8 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (2.56%) PHPUnit
1 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
1 10 (25.64%) Banking
2 7 (17.95%) Retail
3 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Retail Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Front Office
5 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Data Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Data Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (10.26%) Teradata Developer
6 3 (7.69%) UI Programmer
6 3 (7.69%) UI Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Data Scientist
7 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.56%) SAS Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (2.56%) TIBCO Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) HTML
2 4 (10.26%) CSS
2 4 (10.26%) jQuery
3 3 (7.69%) Ext JS
3 3 (7.69%) Ember.js
3 3 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.69%) Web Services
4 2 (5.13%) JDBC
4 2 (5.13%) JSP
4 2 (5.13%) Servlets
4 2 (5.13%) SOAP
4 2 (5.13%) JMS
4 2 (5.13%) Spring
4 2 (5.13%) Apache Axis
4 2 (5.13%) Kendo UI
4 2 (5.13%) REST
4 2 (5.13%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (5.13%) D3.js
4 2 (5.13%) JAX-RS
4 2 (5.13%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 39 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (7.69%) SWIFT
2 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.69%) Smart Meter
3 2 (5.13%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.56%) Human Factors
4 1 (2.56%) Derivative
4 1 (2.56%) Animation
4 1 (2.56%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) CentOS
2 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (5.13%) UNIX
3 1 (2.56%) Solaris
3 1 (2.56%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (33.33%) Analytics
3 9 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.08%) Data Analysis
4 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (17.95%) Data Modelling
6 4 (10.26%) ETL
6 4 (10.26%) Validation
7 3 (7.69%) Scrum
7 3 (7.69%) Project Management
7 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 3 (7.69%) OOD
7 3 (7.69%) OO
7 3 (7.69%) TDD
7 3 (7.69%) Data Management
7 3 (7.69%) Statistical Modelling
8 2 (5.13%) BDD
8 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.13%) Information Management
8 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) SQL
2 9 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.82%) Java
4 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.69%) Python
5 2 (5.13%) C#
5 2 (5.13%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.56%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
6 1 (2.56%) Scala
6 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.56%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) IIBA
2 2 (5.13%) ISEB
2 2 (5.13%) CFA
3 1 (2.56%) PhD
3 1 (2.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Control-M
1 1 (2.56%) Nagios
1 1 (2.56%) ZABBIX
1 1 (2.56%) Zenoss
1 1 (2.56%) StatsD
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Tableau
2 6 (15.38%) Cognos
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle
4 4 (10.26%) Business Objects
4 4 (10.26%) Teradata
5 3 (7.69%) TIBCO
6 2 (5.13%) Splunk
6 2 (5.13%) SAP
6 2 (5.13%) JBoss
6 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.56%) Informatica
7 1 (2.56%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.56%) IBM
7 1 (2.56%) Talend