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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Visualisation
Rank 299 384 447
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +63
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 356 205 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.63% 0.39% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.47% 1.49% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 124 94
Average daily rate
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£438 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 1
Average hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +57.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.88 £31.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-26.20% +63.15%

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
14398 13715 14468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.46% 26.03% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8622 8426 8404
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 633 603 794
Average hourly rate £18.88 £19.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.20% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
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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 +79 332 £450 +20.00% 99
London +116 244 £450 +12.50% 69
South East 0 41 £338 -10.00% 9
City of London +24 36 £365 -8.75% 24
East Sussex +5 13 £413 - 1
East of England -23 12 £425 +60.37% 9
Berkshire +5 10 £313 -16.66% 5
North West -7 10 £425 +6.25% 1
Scotland -8 10 £375 +87.50% 2
West Midlands -10 10 - -
Wales - 10 £300 - 1
South Wales - 10 £300 - 1
Docklands, London +18 7 £625 +43.67%
Cheshire +3 6 £425 +37.09%
Brighton -3 6 £425 -
Glasgow - 6 £375 - 1
Essex - 6 £448 -
East Midlands +4 5 £300 -7.69% 1
Derbyshire - 5 £300 - 1
Surrey -3 4 £450 +56.52% 2
Canary Wharf - 4 £500 -
Newport - 4 £355 - 1
Lewes - 4 £375 -
Cambridgeshire -4 3 £425 +95.40% 8
Cambridge -8 3 £425 +95.40% 7
Hertfordshire -19 3 £300 -9.77% 2
North East -19 3 £280 -
Tyne and Wear -20 3 £280 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -21 3 £280 -
South West -43 3 £430 +10.25% 6

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 168 (29.07%) SQL
2 162 (28.03%) Analytics
3 158 (27.34%) JavaScript
4 145 (25.09%) HTML
5 124 (21.45%) Business Intelligence
6 121 (20.93%) CSS
7 114 (19.72%) SQL Server
8 110 (19.03%) Finance
9 99 (17.13%) Python
10 87 (15.05%) Big Data
11 86 (14.88%) Linux
12 83 (14.36%) Banking
12 83 (14.36%) Agile Software Development
13 82 (14.19%) Java
14 79 (13.67%) Data Warehouse
15 75 (12.98%) Microsoft
15 75 (12.98%) Degree
16 74 (12.80%) Tableau
17 73 (12.63%) Data Visualisation
18 72 (12.46%) Git (software)
18 72 (12.46%) QlikView
18 72 (12.46%) Data Modelling
19 68 (11.76%) HTML5
20 67 (11.59%) UNIX
21 65 (11.25%) Hadoop
22 63 (10.90%) ETL
23 62 (10.73%) Responsive Web Design
24 60 (10.38%) Relational Database
24 60 (10.38%) Web Development
25 58 (10.03%) Subversion

Visualisation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 50 (8.65%) SAS
2 28 (4.84%) SharePoint
3 22 (3.81%) Node.js
4 17 (2.94%) Apache Pig
5 9 (1.56%) WebLogic
5 9 (1.56%) IIS
6 8 (1.38%) Confluence
7 4 (0.69%) WordPress
8 3 (0.52%) Apache
8 3 (0.52%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.52%) CMS
8 3 (0.52%) MS Project Server
8 3 (0.52%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.17%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 55 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.98%) MS Office
3 16 (2.77%) Photoshop
4 14 (2.42%) SPSS
5 10 (1.73%) Adobe Illustrator
6 6 (1.04%) Mathematica
7 3 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.52%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.35%) Gephi
8 2 (0.35%) Vectorworks
8 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.17%) InDesign
9 1 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 14 (2.42%) Google Analytics
2 8 (1.38%) SiteCatalyst
3 6 (1.04%) WebTrends
4 4 (0.69%) SAP CRM
4 4 (0.69%) ENOVIA
4 4 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.52%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.17%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.17%) ION MarketView
7 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.17%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.17%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.38%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (0.69%) SaaS
3 1 (0.17%) PaaS
3 1 (0.17%) Heroku
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (8.65%) HTTP
2 7 (1.21%) Internet
2 7 (1.21%) Firewall
3 5 (0.87%) OSPF
4 4 (0.69%) BGP
4 4 (0.69%) VPN
4 4 (0.69%) LDAP
4 4 (0.69%) LAN
4 4 (0.69%) WAN
4 4 (0.69%) BIG-IP
4 4 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (0.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (0.52%) DNS
5 3 (0.52%) SAN
6 2 (0.35%) SSL
6 2 (0.35%) SMTP
6 2 (0.35%) DHCP
6 2 (0.35%) FTP
6 2 (0.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (19.72%) SQL Server
2 87 (15.05%) Big Data
3 79 (13.67%) Data Warehouse
4 72 (12.46%) QlikView
5 65 (11.25%) Hadoop
6 60 (10.38%) Relational Database
7 52 (9.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 43 (7.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 38 (6.57%) Data Mining
9 38 (6.57%) NoSQL
10 34 (5.88%) Apache Hive
11 33 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 30 (5.19%) MongoDB
13 28 (4.84%) Spotfire
14 23 (3.98%) MySQL
15 22 (3.81%) HBase
16 18 (3.11%) Mahout
16 18 (3.11%) Apache Cassandra
17 16 (2.77%) Sqoop
17 16 (2.77%) HCatalog
Development Applications
1 72 (12.46%) Git (software)
2 58 (10.03%) Subversion
3 18 (3.11%) Maven
4 14 (2.42%) JIRA
4 14 (2.42%) Axure RP
5 13 (2.25%) Selenium
6 12 (2.08%) Jasmine
6 12 (2.08%) Jenkins
6 12 (2.08%) Grunt
7 11 (1.90%) Karma Test Runner
7 11 (1.90%) Bower
8 10 (1.73%) Artifactory
9 8 (1.38%) Yeoman
9 8 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 8 (1.38%) TeamCity
10 6 (1.04%) Visual Studio
11 5 (0.87%) Talend Open Studio
11 5 (0.87%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 5 (0.87%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 4 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 110 (19.03%) Finance
2 83 (14.36%) Banking
3 39 (6.75%) Investment Banking
3 39 (6.75%) Marketing
4 28 (4.84%) Retail
5 22 (3.81%) Front Office
6 18 (3.11%) Telecoms
7 15 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (1.90%) Automotive
9 8 (1.38%) Retail Banking
10 7 (1.21%) Games
10 7 (1.21%) Back Office
11 6 (1.04%) Manufacturing
11 6 (1.04%) Advertising
12 4 (0.69%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.52%) Publishing
14 2 (0.35%) Legal
14 2 (0.35%) Billing
14 2 (0.35%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 263 (45.50%) Developer
2 98 (16.96%) Analyst
3 47 (8.13%) Architect
4 42 (7.27%) Data Analyst
5 36 (6.23%) Consultant
5 36 (6.23%) Designer
6 33 (5.71%) Business Analyst
7 29 (5.02%) Web Developer
8 25 (4.33%) Python Developer
8 25 (4.33%) JavaScript Developer
9 24 (4.15%) Senior Developer
9 24 (4.15%) Front-End Developer
10 20 (3.46%) Data Scientist
11 19 (3.29%) UI Developer
11 19 (3.29%) QlikView Developer
12 17 (2.94%) C# Developer
13 16 (2.77%) Java Developer
13 16 (2.77%) User Experience Designer
14 15 (2.60%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 14 (2.42%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (25.09%) HTML
2 121 (20.93%) CSS
3 68 (11.76%) HTML5
4 56 (9.69%) .NET
5 46 (7.96%) jQuery
6 42 (7.27%) AngularJS
7 39 (6.75%) CSS3
8 36 (6.23%) Web Services
9 35 (6.06%) D3.js
10 27 (4.67%) REST
11 26 (4.50%) XML
12 22 (3.81%) ASP.NET
12 22 (3.81%) WPF
13 20 (3.46%) Backbone.js
14 16 (2.77%) KnockoutJS
15 15 (2.60%) RESTful
16 14 (2.42%) SVG
17 13 (2.25%) Middleware
17 13 (2.25%) Flash
17 13 (2.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.57%) Computer Science
2 21 (3.63%) Open Source
2 21 (3.63%) Mobile App
3 19 (3.29%) Statistics
4 16 (2.77%) Data Integration
5 15 (2.60%) Social Media
5 15 (2.60%) Mathematics
5 15 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 12 (2.08%) NHS
7 9 (1.56%) Derivative
8 8 (1.38%) Equities
8 8 (1.38%) Life Science
9 7 (1.21%) iPhone
9 7 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.21%) GIS
9 7 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.04%) Grid Computing
10 6 (1.04%) Smartphone
11 5 (0.87%) EPoS
11 5 (0.87%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 86 (14.88%) Linux
2 67 (11.59%) UNIX
3 47 (8.13%) Mac OS X
4 19 (3.29%) Apple iOS
5 17 (2.94%) Windows
6 14 (2.42%) Android
7 6 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.35%) CentOS
8 2 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.17%) VMS
9 1 (0.17%) AIX
9 1 (0.17%) Solaris
9 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (28.03%) Analytics
2 124 (21.45%) Business Intelligence
3 83 (14.36%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (12.63%) Data Visualisation
5 72 (12.46%) Data Modelling
6 63 (10.90%) ETL
7 62 (10.73%) Responsive Web Design
8 60 (10.38%) Web Development
9 54 (9.34%) Data Analysis
10 51 (8.82%) TDD
11 50 (8.65%) Web Design
12 49 (8.48%) OO
13 45 (7.79%) Configuration Management
14 35 (6.06%) Data Management
15 34 (5.88%) MapReduce
16 32 (5.54%) Performance Tuning
17 30 (5.19%) Scrum
18 28 (4.84%) Project Management
19 22 (3.81%) MVC
19 22 (3.81%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 168 (29.07%) SQL
2 158 (27.34%) JavaScript
3 99 (17.13%) Python
4 82 (14.19%) Java
5 53 (9.17%) C#
6 48 (8.30%) Ruby
7 35 (6.06%) Scala
8 27 (4.67%) R
9 25 (4.33%) PHP
10 21 (3.63%) T-SQL
11 19 (3.29%) C++
12 18 (3.11%) VBA
13 16 (2.77%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.90%) C
14 11 (1.90%) PowerShell
15 10 (1.73%) MATLAB
16 9 (1.56%) Perl
17 5 (0.87%) VB.NET
18 4 (0.69%) Shell Script
18 4 (0.69%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 75 (12.98%) Degree
2 35 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 21 (3.63%) SC Cleared
4 13 (2.25%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.87%) CTC Cleared
5 5 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.69%) MCSD
6 4 (0.69%) MCSE
6 4 (0.69%) PhD
6 4 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.52%) IIBA
7 3 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.52%) CCNA
7 3 (0.52%) ISEB
8 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.17%) CCIE
8 1 (0.17%) CCNP
8 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.17%) PMP
8 1 (0.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.56%) QA
2 4 (0.69%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (2.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 16 (2.77%) Apache Flume
2 15 (2.60%) HDFS
3 9 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.87%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.35%) GPFS
5 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.35%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.17%) KVM
6 1 (0.17%) vSphere
6 1 (0.17%) IAG
6 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (3.11%) Puppet
2 16 (2.77%) Ambari
2 16 (2.77%) Oozie
3 5 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.87%) Control-M
4 4 (0.69%) OPNET
4 4 (0.69%) Kibana
5 2 (0.35%) Ganglia
5 2 (0.35%) YUM
5 2 (0.35%) Nagios
6 1 (0.17%) Tivoli NetView
6 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 75 (12.98%) Microsoft
2 74 (12.80%) Tableau
3 55 (9.52%) Oracle
4 29 (5.02%) Splunk
5 25 (4.33%) IBM
6 23 (3.98%) SAP
7 21 (3.63%) Adobe
8 20 (3.46%) Google
9 19 (3.29%) Teradata
9 19 (3.29%) JBoss
10 17 (2.94%) Netezza
11 16 (2.77%) Informatica
12 15 (2.60%) MicroStrategy
12 15 (2.60%) Business Objects
12 15 (2.60%) Hortonworks
12 15 (2.60%) MapR
13 14 (2.42%) Cisco
14 13 (2.25%) Cognos
15 9 (1.56%) VMware
16 7 (1.21%) Ab Initio
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Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
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Posted: Yesterday
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London
Syntax Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Rate: 600
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Rate: £550 - £650 per day
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London
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Rate: £1 - £10 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
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Rate: £280 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Yorkshire
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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