The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Visualization
Rank 534 543 514
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -29
Contract jobs citing Data Visualisation 45 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.087% 0.042% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.056% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 20 8
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£450 £375 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £185 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £510 £695
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £500 £725
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -31.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
39429 37564 32100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.02% 75.01% 72.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 24726 22718 19169
Average daily rate £420 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £568 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1056 1102 1125
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 5 March 2015.

Data Visualisation Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Visualisation
Top 23 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 5 March 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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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
England +13 44 £450 +20.00% 18
London +11 31 £475 +26.66% 14
City of London +27 18 £475 +11.76% 4
South East -18 3 £350 -30.00%
Leeds - 2 - -
North West - 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Manchester - 1 - - 1
Northampton - - - -
Nottingham - - - - 1
Peterborough - - - - 1
Walsall - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - - 1
Brentford - - - -
Hounslow - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - - 1
East of England - - - - 1

Data Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 88 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 30 (34.09%) Data Modelling
2 30 (34.09%) Business Intelligence
2 30 (34.09%) HTML
3 29 (32.95%) Data Warehouse
4 27 (30.68%) QlikView
4 27 (30.68%) Tableau
5 25 (28.41%) CSS
6 24 (27.27%) HTML5
6 24 (27.27%) Analytics
7 22 (25.00%) Big Data
8 21 (23.86%) SQL
8 21 (23.86%) Finance
9 20 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (22.73%) Java
9 20 (22.73%) JavaScript
10 19 (21.59%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (15.91%) ETL
11 14 (15.91%) Hadoop
12 13 (14.77%) AngularJS
12 13 (14.77%) Banking
13 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
13 11 (12.50%) jQuery
14 10 (11.36%) Degree
14 10 (11.36%) Data Analysis
15 9 (10.23%) OO
15 9 (10.23%) Backbone.js
16 8 (9.09%) D3.js
16 8 (9.09%) CSS3
16 8 (9.09%) Computer Science

Data Visualisation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 7 (7.95%) SAS
2 5 (5.68%) ArcGIS
2 5 (5.68%) Node.js
3 4 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.27%) JBoss
4 2 (2.27%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.41%) MS Office
2 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) LDAP
2 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (32.95%) Data Warehouse
2 27 (30.68%) QlikView
3 22 (25.00%) Big Data
4 14 (15.91%) Hadoop
5 11 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 7 (7.95%) Data Mining
7 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (6.82%) NoSQL
8 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (4.55%) PowerCenter
10 3 (3.41%) OLAP
10 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (3.41%) MongoDB
10 3 (3.41%) Spotfire
11 2 (2.27%) MOLAP
11 2 (2.27%) ROLAP
12 1 (1.14%) MS Access
12 1 (1.14%) Star Schema
12 1 (1.14%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) JIRA
2 3 (3.41%) Bower
2 3 (3.41%) Grunt
2 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.14%) Maven
3 1 (1.14%) Subversion
3 1 (1.14%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (23.86%) Finance
2 13 (14.77%) Banking
3 7 (7.95%) Investment Banking
4 5 (5.68%) Retail
5 4 (4.55%) Marketing
6 3 (3.41%) Advertising
7 2 (2.27%) Legal
8 1 (1.14%) Law
8 1 (1.14%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 35 (39.77%) Developer
2 21 (23.86%) Consultant
3 14 (15.91%) QlikView Developer
4 12 (13.64%) Analyst
5 7 (7.95%) Architect
5 7 (7.95%) Front-End Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Tableau Consultant
6 6 (6.82%) Data Architect
7 5 (5.68%) Systems Designer
7 5 (5.68%) Data Analyst
7 5 (5.68%) Informatica Consultant
7 5 (5.68%) Tableau Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Data Scientist
7 5 (5.68%) Designer
7 5 (5.68%) UI Programmer
7 5 (5.68%) UI Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Data Consultant
8 4 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.41%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (34.09%) HTML
2 25 (28.41%) CSS
3 24 (27.27%) HTML5
4 13 (14.77%) AngularJS
5 11 (12.50%) jQuery
6 9 (10.23%) Backbone.js
7 8 (9.09%) D3.js
7 8 (9.09%) CSS3
8 5 (5.68%) XML
8 5 (5.68%) Sass
8 5 (5.68%) Dojo
9 3 (3.41%) SOAP
9 3 (3.41%) SVG
9 3 (3.41%) Ember.js
9 3 (3.41%) REST
10 2 (2.27%) JSON
10 2 (2.27%) Google Closure
10 2 (2.27%) LESS
10 2 (2.27%) XSD
10 2 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 88 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 19 (21.59%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.82%) Data Integration
4 6 (6.82%) Algorithms
5 5 (5.68%) Physics
5 5 (5.68%) Statistics
6 4 (4.55%) Taxonomies
6 4 (4.55%) User Experience
7 3 (3.41%) Data Structures
7 3 (3.41%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.27%) Open Source
8 2 (2.27%) Replication
8 2 (2.27%) NHS
9 1 (1.14%) GIS
9 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.14%) Fixed Income
9 1 (1.14%) Economics
9 1 (1.14%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.14%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.09%) Windows
2 5 (5.68%) Apple iOS
2 5 (5.68%) Android
3 4 (4.55%) Linux
4 3 (3.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.09%) Data Modelling
1 30 (34.09%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (27.27%) Analytics
3 20 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (15.91%) ETL
5 10 (11.36%) Data Analysis
6 9 (10.23%) OO
7 7 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (7.95%) Statistical Analysis
7 7 (7.95%) Performance Management
8 6 (6.82%) MVC
9 5 (5.68%) Data Analytics
9 5 (5.68%) Data Architecture
9 5 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (4.55%) Web Development
10 4 (4.55%) Machine Learning
10 4 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.55%) Data Management
10 4 (4.55%) Scrum
10 4 (4.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.86%) SQL
2 20 (22.73%) Java
2 20 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.41%) R
5 2 (2.27%) C#
6 1 (1.14%) C
6 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.14%) Python
6 1 (1.14%) SAS Macro
6 1 (1.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (11.36%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) VCP4
3 1 (1.14%) PMP
3 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.14%) MBA
3 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Control-M
Vendors
1 27 (30.68%) Tableau
2 8 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.82%) Informatica
3 6 (6.82%) SAP
3 6 (6.82%) Oracle
4 5 (5.68%) ESRI
5 4 (4.55%) Google
6 2 (2.27%) DataFlux
6 2 (2.27%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.27%) Trillium
7 1 (1.14%) Platfora
7 1 (1.14%) Sybase
7 1 (1.14%) IBM
7 1 (1.14%) Adobe
7 1 (1.14%) Intel
7 1 (1.14%) i2
7 1 (1.14%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.14%) Alterian
7 1 (1.14%) Teradata
7 1 (1.14%) SOASTA, Inc