The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Visualisation in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visualisation over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Visualisation
Rank 293 314 391
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +77
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 422 348 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.71% 0.63% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.22% 1.93% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 221 124
Average daily rate
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£450 £430 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £616 £625 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.57% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.02 £24.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £37.80 £31.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.75 £22.88 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+152.45% -26.20%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
18977 18018 17291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.94% 32.37% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11929 10808 10452
Average daily rate £425 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £612 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 730 740 714
Average hourly rate £21.50 £19.70 £18.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.13% +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.73 £45.00 £42.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%

Visualisation
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Visualisation Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Visualisation
Daily Rate Trend

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

Visualisation Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Visualisation
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visualisation within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Visualisation Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Visualisation
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Visualisation Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Visualisation
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visualisation within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Visualisation Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Visualisation
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualisation within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 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 +9 387 £445 -1.11% 159
London -24 197 £475 +5.55% 98
South East -13 58 £360 +6.66% 13
City of London +4 42 £500 +36.98% 14
North West -8 32 £456 +7.35% 13
Yorkshire -3 29 £350 -22.22% 3
West Yorkshire - 24 £350 - 3
Scotland -2 19 £450 +20.00% 5
Cheshire +4 18 £463 +8.82% 6
East of England +10 16 £375 -11.76% 7
South West +9 16 £350 -18.60% 15
North East -12 16 £428 +52.67% 2
Leeds - 15 £340 - 2
Hampshire +4 14 £375 +48.80% 4
Tyne and Wear -14 13 £440 +57.14% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -19 13 £440 +57.14% 2
Berkshire 0 12 £483 +54.40% 2
Edinburgh -4 12 £450 - 1
Buckinghamshire -4 11 £230 - 2
Brighton +2 10 £340 -20.00%
East Midlands -3 10 £375 +25.00% 3
West Midlands -3 10 £450 - 4
East Sussex -6 10 £330 -20.00%
Warrington -8 9 £475 -5.00% 1
Suffolk - 9 £475 -
Bristol - 9 £344 - 7
High Wycombe - 9 £230 - 1
Ipswich - 8 £475 -
Manchester -11 7 £300 - 6
Bradford - 7 - -

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 254 (29.95%) JavaScript
2 253 (29.83%) Agile Software Development
3 221 (26.06%) SQL
4 203 (23.94%) Business Intelligence
5 194 (22.88%) Analytics
6 191 (22.52%) Tableau
7 190 (22.41%) HTML
8 164 (19.34%) Finance
9 154 (18.16%) Data Warehouse
10 151 (17.81%) Java
11 146 (17.22%) CSS
12 137 (16.16%) Python
13 135 (15.92%) Big Data
14 127 (14.98%) Analytical Skills
15 125 (14.74%) Linux
16 119 (14.03%) SQL Server
17 116 (13.68%) Oracle
18 113 (13.33%) Microsoft
19 112 (13.21%) User Experience
20 99 (11.67%) QlikView
21 96 (11.32%) R
22 95 (11.20%) UNIX
23 94 (11.08%) Banking
24 93 (10.97%) Hadoop
25 91 (10.73%) .NET
26 89 (10.50%) AngularJS
27 85 (10.02%) Relational Database
28 81 (9.55%) Degree
29 77 (9.08%) Web Development
30 76 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Visualisation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 57 (6.72%) Node.js
2 51 (6.01%) SAS
3 36 (4.25%) SharePoint
4 25 (2.95%) IIS
5 17 (2.00%) Apache Spark
6 14 (1.65%) Drupal
7 9 (1.06%) Apache Solr
7 9 (1.06%) Apache
8 7 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.71%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (0.47%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.47%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.35%) Jetty
11 3 (0.35%) CMS
11 3 (0.35%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.12%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 55 (6.49%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.30%) SPSS
2 28 (3.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 27 (3.18%) MS Visio
4 18 (2.12%) Photoshop
5 17 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
6 14 (1.65%) OmniGraffle
6 14 (1.65%) PowerPivot
7 10 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (1.18%) MS Project
8 6 (0.71%) MS Office
9 3 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.24%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.24%) GIMP
10 2 (0.24%) CINEMA 4D
11 1 (0.12%) FastStats
11 1 (0.12%) InDesign
11 1 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.12%) Maya
Business Applications
1 4 (0.47%) SAP MII
2 3 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.24%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.24%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.12%) SAP PLM
4 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.12%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.12%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 67 (7.90%) Cloud Computing
2 64 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (6.49%) IaaS
4 16 (1.89%) SaaS
5 10 (1.18%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.71%) PaaS
6 6 (0.71%) IBM Blueworks
7 5 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.59%) Veeva
7 5 (0.59%) Adobe Analytics
8 4 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.12%) Office 365
9 1 (0.12%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 65 (7.67%) HTTP
2 31 (3.66%) Internet
3 16 (1.89%) SAN
3 16 (1.89%) Unified Communications
4 15 (1.77%) Converged Networks
5 10 (1.18%) LAN
6 9 (1.06%) DNS
6 9 (1.06%) Firewall
7 8 (0.94%) NAS
8 7 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
8 7 (0.83%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.71%) Broadband
10 5 (0.59%) WLAN
10 5 (0.59%) WAN
11 3 (0.35%) DHCP
11 3 (0.35%) VLAN
11 3 (0.35%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (0.24%) ASN.1
12 2 (0.24%) FTP
12 2 (0.24%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (18.16%) Data Warehouse
2 135 (15.92%) Big Data
3 119 (14.03%) SQL Server
4 99 (11.67%) QlikView
5 93 (10.97%) Hadoop
6 85 (10.02%) Relational Database
7 76 (8.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 74 (8.73%) MongoDB
9 65 (7.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 58 (6.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 53 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
12 50 (5.90%) BusinessObjects
13 47 (5.54%) Data Mining
14 32 (3.77%) MySQL
15 25 (2.95%) Apache Hive
16 23 (2.71%) Spotfire
17 18 (2.12%) Oracle Database
18 17 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
19 14 (1.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
20 13 (1.53%) HBase
Development Applications
1 64 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 54 (6.37%) Subversion
3 21 (2.48%) Axure RP
4 8 (0.94%) Selenium
5 7 (0.83%) Visual Studio
6 6 (0.71%) JIRA
7 5 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (0.47%) Rhino Mocks
8 4 (0.47%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.47%) NetBeans
8 4 (0.47%) NUnit
8 4 (0.47%) Jasmine
8 4 (0.47%) Jenkins
8 4 (0.47%) eggPlant
9 3 (0.35%) QUnit
9 3 (0.35%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (0.35%) Mocha
9 3 (0.35%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.24%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.24%) MSTest
General
1 164 (19.34%) Finance
2 94 (11.08%) Banking
3 45 (5.31%) Marketing
4 35 (4.13%) Investment Banking
5 31 (3.66%) Telecoms
6 27 (3.18%) Legal
7 24 (2.83%) Retail
8 21 (2.48%) Manufacturing
9 15 (1.77%) Publishing
9 15 (1.77%) Pharmaceutical
9 15 (1.77%) Front Office
10 7 (0.83%) Law
11 6 (0.71%) Aerospace
11 6 (0.71%) Games
12 5 (0.59%) Advertising
12 5 (0.59%) Interactive Media
13 4 (0.47%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
14 3 (0.35%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.24%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 348 (41.04%) Developer
2 164 (19.34%) Analyst
3 113 (13.33%) Architect
4 57 (6.72%) Designer
5 54 (6.37%) Business Analyst
6 52 (6.13%) Technical Architect
7 46 (5.42%) Data Analyst
8 45 (5.31%) Consultant
9 42 (4.95%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 31 (3.66%) Web Developer
10 31 (3.66%) Digital Architect
11 29 (3.42%) QlikView Developer
12 28 (3.30%) Scala Developer
12 28 (3.30%) Senior Developer
12 28 (3.30%) C# Developer
13 27 (3.18%) Tableau Developer
14 25 (2.95%) Data Scientist
14 25 (2.95%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 24 (2.83%) Digital Technical Architect
16 23 (2.71%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (22.41%) HTML
2 146 (17.22%) CSS
3 91 (10.73%) .NET
4 89 (10.50%) AngularJS
5 74 (8.73%) HTML5
6 52 (6.13%) jQuery
6 52 (6.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 45 (5.31%) CSS3
8 42 (4.95%) D3.js
9 33 (3.89%) RESTful
10 25 (2.95%) Web Services
10 25 (2.95%) .NET Framework
11 24 (2.83%) REST
12 22 (2.59%) KnockoutJS
12 22 (2.59%) JSON
13 21 (2.48%) Ajax
13 21 (2.48%) Backbone.js
14 19 (2.24%) ASP.NET
15 17 (2.00%) WPF
16 16 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 127 (14.98%) Analytical Skills
2 112 (13.21%) User Experience
3 38 (4.48%) Computer Science
4 23 (2.71%) Statistics
5 22 (2.59%) Algorithms
6 19 (2.24%) NHS
7 17 (2.00%) Management Information System
7 17 (2.00%) Data Structures
8 15 (1.77%) RIA
9 14 (1.65%) Data Integration
9 14 (1.65%) Mathematics
10 13 (1.53%) Mobile App
11 12 (1.42%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.18%) Social Media
12 10 (1.18%) Data Extraction
12 10 (1.18%) Data Centre
13 9 (1.06%) Hedge funds
13 9 (1.06%) Clustering
14 7 (0.83%) GIS
14 7 (0.83%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 125 (14.74%) Linux
2 95 (11.20%) UNIX
3 60 (7.08%) Windows
4 41 (4.83%) Mac OS X
5 14 (1.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.06%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.71%) SUSE
9 5 (0.59%) Android
9 5 (0.59%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.35%) Solaris
11 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone 7
11 2 (0.24%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.12%) webOS
12 1 (0.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (29.83%) Agile Software Development
2 203 (23.94%) Business Intelligence
3 194 (22.88%) Analytics
4 77 (9.08%) Web Development
5 73 (8.61%) Data Modelling
6 72 (8.49%) Scrum
6 72 (8.49%) Data Analysis
7 71 (8.37%) Data Visualisation
8 68 (8.02%) Responsive Web Design
9 63 (7.43%) Web Design
9 63 (7.43%) ETL
10 60 (7.08%) Configuration Management
11 58 (6.84%) Open Source
12 55 (6.49%) Machine Learning
13 47 (5.54%) Project Management
14 46 (5.42%) Migration
15 39 (4.60%) User Acceptance Testing
16 37 (4.36%) Dashboard Development
17 36 (4.25%) OO
18 34 (4.01%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 254 (29.95%) JavaScript
2 221 (26.06%) SQL
3 151 (17.81%) Java
4 137 (16.16%) Python
5 96 (11.32%) R
6 48 (5.66%) Scala
6 48 (5.66%) C#
7 44 (5.19%) Ruby
8 31 (3.66%) T-SQL
9 28 (3.30%) PHP
10 19 (2.24%) VBA
11 14 (1.65%) VB
11 14 (1.65%) PowerShell
12 12 (1.42%) Perl
13 11 (1.30%) C++
14 9 (1.06%) C
15 7 (0.83%) Groovy
16 5 (0.59%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.47%) ABAP
18 3 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 81 (9.55%) Degree
2 61 (7.19%) Security Cleared
3 31 (3.66%) SC Cleared
4 19 (2.24%) DV Cleared
5 10 (1.18%) PhD
6 4 (0.47%) CISSP
6 4 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.47%) CEH
6 4 (0.47%) CISA
7 3 (0.35%) ISEB
7 3 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.24%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.24%) MBA
9 1 (0.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.12%) SAS Certification
9 1 (0.12%) PMP
9 1 (0.12%) CCNA
9 1 (0.12%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.12%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.36%) Data Quality
2 14 (1.65%) QA
3 7 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.71%) Solvency II
5 3 (0.35%) Basel II
5 3 (0.35%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (0.35%) GCP
6 1 (0.12%) SLA
6 1 (0.12%) DICOM
6 1 (0.12%) Basel III
System Software
1 28 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (2.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (1.30%) HDFS
4 8 (0.94%) VMware Server
5 7 (0.83%) Docker
6 5 (0.59%) vSphere
6 5 (0.59%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.47%) XenApp
7 4 (0.47%) vCloud
8 3 (0.35%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.12%) KVM
Systems Management
1 56 (6.60%) Opscode Chef
2 51 (6.01%) StatsD
3 10 (1.18%) Kibana
3 10 (1.18%) Oozie
4 7 (0.83%) OPNET
5 4 (0.47%) Puppet
6 3 (0.35%) SCCM
6 3 (0.35%) SCOM
6 3 (0.35%) vMotion
7 2 (0.24%) Check_MK
7 2 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.24%) Ambari
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle EDQ
8 1 (0.12%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 191 (22.52%) Tableau
2 116 (13.68%) Oracle
3 113 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 59 (6.96%) Citrix
5 56 (6.60%) Teradata
6 51 (6.01%) Apigee
6 51 (6.01%) Mashery
7 42 (4.95%) SAP
8 34 (4.01%) Google
9 28 (3.30%) VMware
10 19 (2.24%) Cisco
11 18 (2.12%) Adobe
12 16 (1.89%) IBM
13 14 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
14 12 (1.42%) Cognos
14 12 (1.42%) HP
15 11 (1.30%) Alteryx
16 10 (1.18%) Facebook
17 7 (0.83%) EMC
17 7 (0.83%) TIBCO
London
Salt
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £375 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + + exp
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Imperial College London
Rate: From £34,270 to £42,830 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Bridge Noble
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £560 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Square One Resources
Rate: £455 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Adroit People Limited
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 - 450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Posted: 10 days ago
Hampshire
TRG
Rate: 250-400 Per Day
Posted: 10 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £370 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Churchill Frank
Posted: 11 days ago