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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Visualisation
Rank 291 360 368
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +8
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 400 258 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.72% 0.49% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.28% 1.53% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 155 98
Average daily rate
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£438 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £236 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £615 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £370
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 1
Average hourly rate £39.05 £31.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.95% -1.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.75 £31.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+83.33% -1.56%

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
17514 16879 16449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.37% 31.89% 33.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10919 10366 9706
Average daily rate £415 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 651 644 726
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.85 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +48 375 £438 +7.89% 181
London +22 210 £463 +2.77% 88
South East +18 60 £369 +18.95% 36
City of London +4 47 £469 +4.16% 24
North West +6 33 £463 +115.11% 10
Yorkshire +5 26 £375 +200.00% 14
East of England +18 23 £395 +0.31% 7
West Yorkshire - 22 £375 - 11
Cheshire +9 20 £650 +202.32% 3
Berkshire +25 17 £388 +103.94% 5
Leeds - 17 £375 - 10
Hampshire +16 16 £250 -0.79% 4
Warrington +11 13 £650 +30.00%
West Sussex 0 13 £475 +43.93% 5
Suffolk - 12 £450 - 1
Ipswich - 12 £450 - 1
Worthing - 11 £550 -
Scotland +5 9 £438 +16.66% 4
Manchester -2 8 £300 - 7
North East -15 7 £267 +4.53% 2
Surrey -3 6 £425 -5.55% 8
West Midlands -5 6 £415 +38.33% 9
Hertfordshire -6 6 £366 +22.08% 2
South West -14 6 £319 +6.25% 10
Newcastle upon Tyne -15 6 £205 -19.60% 2
Tyne and Wear -16 6 £205 -19.60% 2
Edinburgh - 6 £450 - 2
Feltham - 6 £390 -
Havant - 5 £250 -
Buckinghamshire +3 4 - - 2

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 284 (32.95%) JavaScript
2 271 (31.44%) Agile Software Development
3 227 (26.33%) SQL
4 207 (24.01%) Tableau
4 207 (24.01%) Analytics
5 199 (23.09%) HTML
6 189 (21.93%) Java
7 185 (21.46%) Business Intelligence
8 180 (20.88%) Data Warehouse
9 166 (19.26%) Finance
10 162 (18.79%) CSS
11 145 (16.82%) Python
12 137 (15.89%) Big Data
13 136 (15.78%) Analytical Skills
14 135 (15.66%) Linux
15 124 (14.39%) SQL Server
16 120 (13.92%) Oracle
17 110 (12.76%) Microsoft
18 108 (12.53%) R
19 105 (12.18%) QlikView
20 104 (12.06%) User Experience
21 102 (11.83%) .NET
22 98 (11.37%) Data Modelling
22 98 (11.37%) Hadoop
23 96 (11.14%) UNIX
24 93 (10.79%) Relational Database
25 92 (10.67%) HTML5
26 91 (10.56%) ETL
27 88 (10.21%) Banking
28 83 (9.63%) Responsive Web Design

Visualisation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (6.61%) Node.js
2 48 (5.57%) SAS
3 34 (3.94%) SharePoint
4 14 (1.62%) IIS
4 14 (1.62%) Drupal
5 11 (1.28%) Apache
6 10 (1.16%) WebLogic
6 10 (1.16%) Apache Spark
7 8 (0.93%) JBoss
8 7 (0.81%) Tomcat
8 7 (0.81%) Apache Pig
9 6 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.70%) ArcGIS
10 5 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.35%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (0.35%) CMS
11 3 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.23%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.12%) FileNet
13 1 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 57 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 33 (3.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 31 (3.60%) MS Visio
4 21 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
5 18 (2.09%) SPSS
5 18 (2.09%) Photoshop
6 17 (1.97%) Adobe Illustrator
6 17 (1.97%) PowerPivot
7 13 (1.51%) OmniGraffle
8 11 (1.28%) MS Office
9 4 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.35%) MS Project
11 2 (0.23%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.23%) InDesign
11 2 (0.23%) 3ds Max
11 2 (0.23%) Revit
11 2 (0.23%) CINEMA 4D
12 1 (0.12%) Mathematica
12 1 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.12%) Maya
Business Applications
1 7 (0.81%) Oracle Financials
1 7 (0.81%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.35%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.12%) SAP PLM
4 1 (0.12%) Magento
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.12%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.12%) Maximo
4 1 (0.12%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 61 (7.08%) Cloud Computing
2 60 (6.96%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (5.22%) IaaS
4 18 (2.09%) Google Analytics
5 12 (1.39%) SaaS
6 6 (0.70%) IBM Blueworks
7 5 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (0.35%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (0.35%) PaaS
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.12%) Lucidchart
10 1 (0.12%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.12%) Office 365
10 1 (0.12%) Route 53
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 76 (8.82%) HTTP
2 30 (3.48%) Internet
3 16 (1.86%) Unified Communications
4 15 (1.74%) Converged Networks
5 10 (1.16%) Firewall
6 7 (0.81%) LDAP
7 6 (0.70%) DNS
8 5 (0.58%) SAN
8 5 (0.58%) Broadband
9 4 (0.46%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.46%) BIG-IP
9 4 (0.46%) OSPF
9 4 (0.46%) BGP
9 4 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (0.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (0.35%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.23%) VLAN
11 2 (0.23%) Network Security
11 2 (0.23%) NAS
11 2 (0.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (20.88%) Data Warehouse
2 137 (15.89%) Big Data
3 124 (14.39%) SQL Server
4 105 (12.18%) QlikView
5 98 (11.37%) Hadoop
6 93 (10.79%) Relational Database
7 81 (9.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 78 (9.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 70 (8.12%) MongoDB
10 68 (7.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 63 (7.31%) Data Mining
12 48 (5.57%) Apache Cassandra
13 41 (4.76%) MySQL
14 33 (3.83%) Spotfire
15 21 (2.44%) OLAP
16 19 (2.20%) Oracle Database
17 16 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
18 15 (1.74%) Apache Hive
19 14 (1.62%) MS Access
19 14 (1.62%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 79 (9.16%) Git (software)
2 62 (7.19%) Subversion
3 20 (2.32%) Axure RP
4 13 (1.51%) Jenkins
4 13 (1.51%) Visual Studio
5 12 (1.39%) JIRA
6 9 (1.04%) TeamCity
7 7 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
7 7 (0.81%) Eclipse
7 7 (0.81%) NetBeans
8 6 (0.70%) Selenium
9 5 (0.58%) JMeter
9 5 (0.58%) Grunt
9 5 (0.58%) NeoLoad
10 4 (0.46%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (0.46%) Jasmine
10 4 (0.46%) Mocha
10 4 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.35%) Maven
11 3 (0.35%) ERwin
General
1 166 (19.26%) Finance
2 88 (10.21%) Banking
3 40 (4.64%) Marketing
4 33 (3.83%) Legal
5 32 (3.71%) Retail
6 31 (3.60%) Investment Banking
7 28 (3.25%) Telecoms
8 22 (2.55%) Publishing
9 18 (2.09%) Games
10 17 (1.97%) Front Office
11 14 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (1.39%) Law
13 11 (1.28%) Corporate Banking
14 10 (1.16%) Manufacturing
15 8 (0.93%) Back Office
16 7 (0.81%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.58%) Interactive Media
17 5 (0.58%) Advertising
18 3 (0.35%) Automotive
18 3 (0.35%) German Language
Job Titles
1 383 (44.43%) Developer
2 171 (19.84%) Analyst
3 105 (12.18%) Architect
4 68 (7.89%) Business Analyst
5 63 (7.31%) Data Analyst
6 54 (6.26%) Designer
7 51 (5.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 46 (5.34%) Technical Architect
8 46 (5.34%) Consultant
9 43 (4.99%) Senior Developer
10 34 (3.94%) QlikView Developer
11 30 (3.48%) Web Developer
12 29 (3.36%) Java Developer
12 29 (3.36%) Digital Architect
12 29 (3.36%) Data Scientist
13 28 (3.25%) SQL Developer
14 25 (2.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
15 23 (2.67%) JavaScript Developer
16 22 (2.55%) UX Designer
16 22 (2.55%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (23.09%) HTML
2 162 (18.79%) CSS
3 102 (11.83%) .NET
4 92 (10.67%) HTML5
5 80 (9.28%) AngularJS
6 60 (6.96%) jQuery
7 52 (6.03%) CSS3
8 51 (5.92%) D3.js
9 45 (5.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 43 (4.99%) Web Services
11 40 (4.64%) XML
12 34 (3.94%) REST
13 30 (3.48%) ASP.NET
13 30 (3.48%) RESTful
14 26 (3.02%) Ajax
15 25 (2.90%) Backbone.js
16 22 (2.55%) KnockoutJS
16 22 (2.55%) JSON
17 18 (2.09%) ASP.NET MVC
18 16 (1.86%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 136 (15.78%) Analytical Skills
2 104 (12.06%) User Experience
3 39 (4.52%) Statistics
4 35 (4.06%) Computer Science
5 24 (2.78%) Algorithms
5 24 (2.78%) Data Integration
6 21 (2.44%) Hedge funds
7 19 (2.20%) Data Structures
8 18 (2.09%) Management Information System
9 17 (1.97%) Client/Server
10 15 (1.74%) Mathematics
11 13 (1.51%) NHS
11 13 (1.51%) Fixed Income
12 12 (1.39%) RIA
12 12 (1.39%) Mobile App
13 11 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 9 (1.04%) Economics
14 9 (1.04%) Social Media
15 8 (0.93%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 135 (15.66%) Linux
2 96 (11.14%) UNIX
3 64 (7.42%) Windows
4 41 (4.76%) Mac OS X
5 15 (1.74%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.51%) Android
7 6 (0.70%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.70%) SUSE
8 5 (0.58%) Windows Phone 7
8 5 (0.58%) Windows Phone
8 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.12%) webOS
10 1 (0.12%) AIX
10 1 (0.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (31.44%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (24.01%) Analytics
3 185 (21.46%) Business Intelligence
4 98 (11.37%) Data Modelling
5 91 (10.56%) ETL
6 83 (9.63%) Responsive Web Design
7 81 (9.40%) Data Visualisation
8 75 (8.70%) Web Development
8 75 (8.70%) Data Analysis
9 72 (8.35%) Configuration Management
10 71 (8.24%) Web Design
11 68 (7.89%) Scrum
12 67 (7.77%) Open Source
13 51 (5.92%) Machine Learning
14 46 (5.34%) Project Management
15 44 (5.10%) Business Analysis
16 43 (4.99%) OO
17 41 (4.76%) Validation
18 38 (4.41%) TDD
18 38 (4.41%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 284 (32.95%) JavaScript
2 227 (26.33%) SQL
3 189 (21.93%) Java
4 145 (16.82%) Python
5 108 (12.53%) R
6 63 (7.31%) Ruby
7 58 (6.73%) C#
8 36 (4.18%) T-SQL
8 36 (4.18%) Scala
9 32 (3.71%) VBA
10 28 (3.25%) PHP
11 17 (1.97%) C++
11 17 (1.97%) PowerShell
12 16 (1.86%) PL/SQL
13 15 (1.74%) C
14 13 (1.51%) Perl
15 10 (1.16%) MATLAB
16 7 (0.81%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.81%) Groovy
17 5 (0.58%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 79 (9.16%) Degree
2 66 (7.66%) Security Cleared
3 35 (4.06%) SC Cleared
4 21 (2.44%) DV Cleared
5 10 (1.16%) PhD
6 4 (0.46%) MCSE
6 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.35%) MCITP
7 3 (0.35%) CCNA
8 2 (0.23%) ISEB
8 2 (0.23%) MBA
8 2 (0.23%) CCNP
9 1 (0.12%) MCP
9 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.12%) SAS Certification
9 1 (0.12%) PMP
9 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.12%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.20%) Data Quality
2 10 (1.16%) QA
3 6 (0.70%) Solvency II
4 4 (0.46%) SLA
5 3 (0.35%) Basel II
5 3 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.35%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (0.35%) GCP
6 1 (0.12%) GxP
6 1 (0.12%) DICOM
6 1 (0.12%) Basel III
System Software
1 10 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.81%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.81%) Docker
3 4 (0.46%) HDFS
3 4 (0.46%) VMware Server
4 3 (0.35%) XenApp
4 3 (0.35%) vSphere
4 3 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.35%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.12%) KVM
6 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 49 (5.68%) Opscode Chef
2 45 (5.22%) StatsD
3 10 (1.16%) Kibana
4 9 (1.04%) OPNET
5 5 (0.58%) Puppet
6 3 (0.35%) Oozie
7 2 (0.23%) Ambari
7 2 (0.23%) Check_MK
7 2 (0.23%) SCOM
8 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.12%) Netcool
8 1 (0.12%) Netcool/OMNIbus
8 1 (0.12%) Nmap
8 1 (0.12%) Netcool/Proviso
8 1 (0.12%) SCCM
8 1 (0.12%) logstash
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 207 (24.01%) Tableau
2 120 (13.92%) Oracle
3 110 (12.76%) Microsoft
4 59 (6.84%) Teradata
5 50 (5.80%) Citrix
6 46 (5.34%) Google
7 45 (5.22%) Apigee
7 45 (5.22%) Mashery
8 33 (3.83%) SAP
9 18 (2.09%) IBM
10 17 (1.97%) Business Objects
11 16 (1.86%) TIBCO
12 13 (1.51%) Adobe
13 12 (1.39%) Facebook
13 12 (1.39%) Alteryx
14 11 (1.28%) Cognos
15 10 (1.16%) ESRI
15 10 (1.16%) VMware
16 9 (1.04%) Sybase
16 9 (1.04%) Cisco
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £270.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
LA International
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate - 3 - 6 Months initially
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £18.68 per hour
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £270 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City of London
Talent Spa
Rate: £70k - 95k per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
Portsmouth
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brighton
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £300 - 360 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Solvings Ltd
Rate: market rates
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nakama
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Mpower Plus UK Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Explore Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago