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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Visualisation
Rank 251 405 382
Rank change year-on-year
+154 -23
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 441 198 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.79% 0.36% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.62% 1.16% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 126 111
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £244 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £341 £375
% change year-on-year
+31.86% -9.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £23.00 £14.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.28% -65.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 - £40.00

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
16828 17126 14998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.20% 31.02% 30.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10345 10546 8944
Average daily rate £425 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £236 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 636 660 681
Average hourly rate £18.90 £21.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.09% -2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.42 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +1.17%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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
England +139 411 £450 +12.50% 155
London +77 216 £475 +15.15% 96
North West - 52 £650 - 10
South East +15 50 £450 +12.50% 19
City of London +30 46 £475 +6.74% 27
Cheshire - 36 £650 - 3
Warrington - 34 £650 -
West Midlands +7 25 £400 +17.64%
Yorkshire +3 23 £375 +80.72% 9
East of England +29 21 £375 +50.00% 9
West Yorkshire +2 15 £375 +77.51% 9
Leeds -3 14 £375 +77.51% 9
Shropshire - 13 £400 -
Telford - 12 £400 -
Surrey +5 11 £450 -5.26% 2
South West +3 11 £450 -5.26% 6
West Sussex -14 11 £450 +16.88% 1
Scotland - 11 £375 - 4
Berkshire -9 9 £469 +17.18% 7
Bristol - 8 £450 - 2
Buckinghamshire +6 7 £350 +34.61% 2
Hertfordshire +4 7 £450 +87.50%
Lancashire - 7 £324 -
Manchester - 7 £425 - 6
Cambridgeshire +11 6 £375 - 9
Leatherhead - 6 £450 - 1
Gatwick - 6 £450 -
Glasgow - 6 £363 - 2
Worthing -6 5 £500 +25.00%
St Albans - 5 - -

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 237 (31.47%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (29.88%) JavaScript
3 208 (27.62%) SQL
4 205 (27.22%) Tableau
5 188 (24.97%) Analytics
6 172 (22.84%) Data Warehouse
7 163 (21.65%) Business Intelligence
8 160 (21.25%) Finance
9 156 (20.72%) HTML
10 149 (19.79%) CSS
11 144 (19.12%) Java
12 126 (16.73%) SQL Server
12 126 (16.73%) Analytical Skills
13 113 (15.01%) Big Data
14 112 (14.87%) ETL
15 111 (14.74%) Oracle
16 110 (14.61%) R
17 107 (14.21%) Microsoft
18 100 (13.28%) Python
18 100 (13.28%) QlikView
19 99 (13.15%) Hadoop
19 99 (13.15%) Data Modelling
20 90 (11.95%) .NET
20 90 (11.95%) Data Visualisation
21 87 (11.55%) HTML5
22 86 (11.42%) User Experience
23 84 (11.16%) Linux
24 77 (10.23%) Banking
24 77 (10.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 70 (9.30%) Relational Database

Visualisation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 54 (7.17%) Node.js
2 41 (5.44%) SAS
3 33 (4.38%) SharePoint
4 12 (1.59%) Apache
5 11 (1.46%) WebLogic
6 10 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 10 (1.33%) Apache Spark
7 9 (1.20%) IIS
7 9 (1.20%) JBoss
8 8 (1.06%) Apache Pig
8 8 (1.06%) ArcGIS
9 5 (0.66%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.53%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.40%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.27%) Confluence
12 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.27%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 54 (7.17%) MS Excel
2 25 (3.32%) MS Visio
2 25 (3.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 22 (2.92%) Spreadsheet
4 14 (1.86%) SPSS
5 12 (1.59%) PowerPivot
6 11 (1.46%) Photoshop
6 11 (1.46%) MS Office
6 11 (1.46%) Adobe Illustrator
7 9 (1.20%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.53%) MS Project
9 3 (0.40%) InDesign
10 2 (0.27%) Revit
10 2 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.27%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.27%) CINEMA 4D
10 2 (0.27%) 3ds Max
10 2 (0.27%) Mathematica
10 2 (0.27%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.13%) Maya
Business Applications
1 13 (1.73%) Oracle Financials
1 13 (1.73%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.40%) SAP CRM
2 3 (0.40%) ResourceLink
3 2 (0.27%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.13%) Maximo
4 1 (0.13%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 54 (7.17%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (5.58%) Cloud Computing
2 42 (5.58%) IaaS
3 16 (2.12%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (0.80%) SaaS
4 6 (0.80%) IBM Blueworks
5 5 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
6 4 (0.53%) Adobe Analytics
6 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (0.40%) SuccessFactors
7 3 (0.40%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.13%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.13%) GitHub
9 1 (0.13%) Route 53
9 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 60 (7.97%) HTTP
2 22 (2.92%) Internet
3 12 (1.59%) Firewall
4 8 (1.06%) LDAP
5 6 (0.80%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (0.80%) BGP
5 6 (0.80%) OSPF
6 5 (0.66%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.66%) DNS
7 4 (0.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (0.53%) BIG-IP
7 4 (0.53%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.53%) WAN
8 3 (0.40%) DMZ
8 3 (0.40%) Broadband
8 3 (0.40%) LAN
8 3 (0.40%) FTP
8 3 (0.40%) VLAN
9 2 (0.27%) Network Security
9 2 (0.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (22.84%) Data Warehouse
2 126 (16.73%) SQL Server
3 113 (15.01%) Big Data
4 100 (13.28%) QlikView
5 99 (13.15%) Hadoop
6 77 (10.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 70 (9.30%) Relational Database
8 66 (8.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 64 (8.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 64 (8.50%) Data Mining
10 61 (8.10%) MongoDB
11 47 (6.24%) Apache Cassandra
12 32 (4.25%) MySQL
13 27 (3.59%) Spotfire
14 22 (2.92%) OLAP
15 13 (1.73%) Star Schema
15 13 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
16 12 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (1.59%) NoSQL
16 12 (1.59%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 53 (7.04%) Git (software)
2 41 (5.44%) Subversion
3 19 (2.52%) Visual Studio
4 13 (1.73%) JIRA
5 12 (1.59%) Jenkins
6 11 (1.46%) Axure RP
7 8 (1.06%) Mocha
8 7 (0.93%) Eclipse
8 7 (0.93%) NetBeans
8 7 (0.93%) QUnit
8 7 (0.93%) Jasmine
8 7 (0.93%) Grunt
8 7 (0.93%) TeamCity
8 7 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (0.80%) Selenium
10 5 (0.66%) JMeter
10 5 (0.66%) NeoLoad
11 4 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.53%) PhantomJS
11 4 (0.53%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 160 (21.25%) Finance
2 77 (10.23%) Banking
3 30 (3.98%) Marketing
4 26 (3.45%) Retail
5 21 (2.79%) Publishing
5 21 (2.79%) Investment Banking
6 20 (2.66%) Telecoms
7 17 (2.26%) Front Office
7 17 (2.26%) Games
7 17 (2.26%) Legal
8 10 (1.33%) Law
9 9 (1.20%) Corporate Banking
10 8 (1.06%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.80%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.80%) Back Office
11 6 (0.80%) Advertising
12 5 (0.66%) Interactive Media
13 3 (0.40%) Electronics
13 3 (0.40%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.40%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 342 (45.42%) Developer
2 141 (18.73%) Analyst
3 75 (9.96%) Architect
4 60 (7.97%) Business Analyst
5 53 (7.04%) Consultant
6 46 (6.11%) Senior Developer
6 46 (6.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 46 (6.11%) Data Analyst
7 37 (4.91%) Designer
8 35 (4.65%) Technical Architect
9 33 (4.38%) QlikView Developer
10 31 (4.12%) SQL Developer
11 25 (3.32%) Tableau Developer
12 23 (3.05%) Data Scientist
12 23 (3.05%) Digital Architect
12 23 (3.05%) JavaScript Developer
12 23 (3.05%) C# Developer
12 23 (3.05%) Analyst Developer
13 21 (2.79%) Digital Technical Architect
13 21 (2.79%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (20.72%) HTML
2 149 (19.79%) CSS
3 90 (11.95%) .NET
4 87 (11.55%) HTML5
5 66 (8.76%) AngularJS
6 56 (7.44%) jQuery
7 47 (6.24%) CSS3
8 44 (5.84%) D3.js
9 39 (5.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 38 (5.05%) XML
11 35 (4.65%) Web Services
12 33 (4.38%) REST
13 31 (4.12%) ASP.NET
14 29 (3.85%) Backbone.js
15 25 (3.32%) Ajax
16 21 (2.79%) KnockoutJS
17 19 (2.52%) Ember.js
18 17 (2.26%) SOAP
18 17 (2.26%) JSON
19 16 (2.12%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 126 (16.73%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (11.42%) User Experience
3 45 (5.98%) Statistics
4 43 (5.71%) Open Source
5 37 (4.91%) Algorithms
6 31 (4.12%) Data Structures
7 29 (3.85%) Computer Science
8 23 (3.05%) Data Integration
9 22 (2.92%) Hedge funds
10 18 (2.39%) Management Information System
11 17 (2.26%) Mathematics
12 13 (1.73%) Fixed Income
13 12 (1.59%) Client/Server
14 10 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (1.33%) Physics
15 9 (1.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 9 (1.20%) Mobile App
16 8 (1.06%) Life Science
16 8 (1.06%) NHS
16 8 (1.06%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 84 (11.16%) Linux
2 61 (8.10%) UNIX
3 58 (7.70%) Windows
4 23 (3.05%) Mac OS X
5 14 (1.86%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.33%) Android
7 6 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.80%) SUSE
8 5 (0.66%) Windows Phone
8 5 (0.66%) Windows Phone 7
9 4 (0.53%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.13%) webOS
11 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (31.47%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (24.97%) Analytics
3 163 (21.65%) Business Intelligence
4 112 (14.87%) ETL
5 99 (13.15%) Data Modelling
6 90 (11.95%) Data Visualisation
7 63 (8.37%) Data Analysis
8 62 (8.23%) Responsive Web Design
9 56 (7.44%) Scrum
10 53 (7.04%) OO
10 53 (7.04%) Web Design
10 53 (7.04%) Web Development
11 52 (6.91%) Configuration Management
12 51 (6.77%) Machine Learning
13 44 (5.84%) MVC
14 43 (5.71%) TDD
15 41 (5.44%) Project Management
16 39 (5.18%) Validation
17 34 (4.52%) Business Analysis
18 30 (3.98%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 225 (29.88%) JavaScript
2 208 (27.62%) SQL
3 144 (19.12%) Java
4 110 (14.61%) R
5 100 (13.28%) Python
6 68 (9.03%) C#
7 38 (5.05%) Ruby
8 36 (4.78%) VBA
9 26 (3.45%) T-SQL
10 23 (3.05%) Scala
11 21 (2.79%) PowerShell
12 19 (2.52%) C++
13 18 (2.39%) PL/SQL
14 15 (1.99%) C
15 14 (1.86%) MATLAB
16 10 (1.33%) Perl
17 9 (1.20%) Shell Script
18 8 (1.06%) PHP
19 7 (0.93%) Groovy
20 5 (0.66%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 69 (9.16%) Degree
2 56 (7.44%) Security Cleared
3 31 (4.12%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.33%) DV Cleared
5 6 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (0.80%) PhD
6 5 (0.66%) CCNP
7 4 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (0.53%) CCNA
7 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.53%) MCSE
7 4 (0.53%) MCP
8 3 (0.40%) ISEB
8 3 (0.40%) MCITP
9 2 (0.27%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.13%) MBA
10 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.13%) CCIE
10 1 (0.13%) IIBA
10 1 (0.13%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.26%) QA
2 14 (1.86%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.40%) SLA
3 3 (0.40%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (0.40%) GCP
4 2 (0.27%) Solvency II
4 2 (0.27%) IEC 61508
4 2 (0.27%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.13%) GxP
5 1 (0.13%) DICOM
System Software
1 13 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 6 (0.80%) Apache Flume
3 6 (0.80%) HDFS
4 5 (0.66%) VMware ESX
5 4 (0.53%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.40%) Docker
7 2 (0.27%) XenApp
7 2 (0.27%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.13%) KVM
8 1 (0.13%) vSphere
8 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.13%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 43 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
2 42 (5.58%) StatsD
3 8 (1.06%) Kibana
4 7 (0.93%) OPNET
5 5 (0.66%) Oozie
6 4 (0.53%) Ambari
7 3 (0.40%) Puppet
8 2 (0.27%) Nmap
8 2 (0.27%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.27%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.13%) Nagios
9 1 (0.13%) Netcool
9 1 (0.13%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 1 (0.13%) Control-M
9 1 (0.13%) Netcool/Proviso
9 1 (0.13%) logstash
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
9 1 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
9 1 (0.13%) yum
9 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 205 (27.22%) Tableau
2 111 (14.74%) Oracle
3 107 (14.21%) Microsoft
4 63 (8.37%) Teradata
5 46 (6.11%) Citrix
6 42 (5.58%) Apigee
6 42 (5.58%) Mashery
7 34 (4.52%) SAP
8 32 (4.25%) Google
9 21 (2.79%) IBM
10 17 (2.26%) TIBCO
11 13 (1.73%) Adobe
11 13 (1.73%) Cisco
11 13 (1.73%) VMware
12 11 (1.46%) Informatica
12 11 (1.46%) Cognos
12 11 (1.46%) Alteryx
13 10 (1.33%) Netezza
13 10 (1.33%) Business Objects
13 10 (1.33%) Sybase
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Feltham, Middlesex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £375 - £405 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Feltham, Middlesex
LA International
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Wiresmith Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Aquent
Rate: From £19 to £23 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £350 to £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £19 - £22 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £450.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harnham
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £525 per day + D.O.E.
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £360 - £400 per day
Posted: 7 days ago