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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Visualisation
Rank 300 411 476
Rank change year-on-year
+111 +65
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 380 169 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.66% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.16% 1.03% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 105 89
Average daily rate
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£450 £389 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.68% -8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £255 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 2
Average hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.01 £24.00 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £30.00 £34.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £30.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +57.89%

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
17565 16390 17510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.39% 31.10% 29.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10679 10125 10120
Average daily rate £400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 727 661 900
Average hourly rate £18.70 £18.80 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.53% -23.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.65 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.58% -32.69%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +130 367 £450 +14.28% 114
London +134 261 £450 +12.50% 67
City of London +40 38 £363 -12.12% 29
South East +13 38 £325 -7.14% 16
West Midlands +1 18 £625 +98.41% 5
Tyne and Wear -17 16 £350 - 3
North East -20 16 £350 - 3
Newcastle upon Tyne -21 16 £350 - 3
East Sussex +1 13 £413 - 1
East of England -25 12 £448 +68.86% 4
Berkshire +13 10 £313 -9.42%
Essex -8 8 £448 -
South West -28 7 £410 +5.12% 5
East Midlands +7 6 £300 -7.69%
North West -1 6 £500 +25.00% 8
Brighton -5 6 £425 -
Docklands, London +22 5 £625 +43.67%
Wiltshire -11 5 £330 -15.38% 2
Derbyshire - 5 £300 -
Cheshire +8 4 £500 +61.29% 1
Scotland -12 4 £375 +87.50% 4
Lewes - 4 £375 - 1
Hertfordshire -24 3 £300 +13.20% 1
Newport - 3 £355 - 11
Canary Wharf - 3 £438 -
Wales - 3 £355 - 13
South Wales - 3 £355 - 13
Yorkshire -2 2 £450 +66.66% 6
Surrey -4 2 £305 -23.75% 3
Oxfordshire -6 2 £625 - 2

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 186 (29.52%) JavaScript
2 179 (28.41%) SQL
3 176 (27.94%) HTML
4 170 (26.98%) Analytics
5 162 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
6 157 (24.92%) CSS
7 139 (22.06%) Business Intelligence
8 124 (19.68%) SQL Server
9 118 (18.73%) Python
10 111 (17.62%) Finance
11 105 (16.67%) Linux
12 98 (15.56%) Big Data
13 96 (15.24%) Git (software)
14 94 (14.92%) Java
15 91 (14.44%) User Experience
16 89 (14.13%) UNIX
16 89 (14.13%) Banking
17 87 (13.81%) Microsoft
18 85 (13.49%) Analytical Skills
18 85 (13.49%) HTML5
19 84 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
20 82 (13.02%) Responsive Web Design
20 82 (13.02%) Relational Database
21 81 (12.86%) Web Development
22 80 (12.70%) Tableau
23 79 (12.54%) Subversion
24 76 (12.06%) QlikView
24 76 (12.06%) Data Modelling
25 75 (11.90%) Hadoop
26 74 (11.75%) Degree

Visualisation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 58 (9.21%) SAS
2 30 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 29 (4.60%) Node.js
4 16 (2.54%) Apache Pig
5 10 (1.59%) WebLogic
6 9 (1.43%) IIS
7 8 (1.27%) Confluence
8 4 (0.63%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (0.63%) WordPress
9 3 (0.48%) Apache
9 3 (0.48%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.48%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.48%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.32%) CMS
10 2 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 62 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.13%) MS Office
3 18 (2.86%) SPSS
4 14 (2.22%) Photoshop
5 10 (1.59%) Mathematica
6 9 (1.43%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.95%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.63%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.32%) Gephi
9 2 (0.32%) Vectorworks
10 1 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.16%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 15 (2.38%) Google Analytics
2 8 (1.27%) SiteCatalyst
3 6 (0.95%) WebTrends
4 5 (0.79%) SAP CRM
4 5 (0.79%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.63%) ENOVIA
6 3 (0.48%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 3 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.16%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.16%) RMDS
8 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.16%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.27%) Amazon EMR
2 4 (0.63%) SaaS
3 1 (0.16%) PaaS
3 1 (0.16%) Heroku
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (11.43%) HTTP
2 18 (2.86%) Firewall
3 12 (1.90%) OSPF
4 11 (1.75%) BGP
4 11 (1.75%) BIG-IP
4 11 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (1.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (1.11%) Internet
6 5 (0.79%) LDAP
6 5 (0.79%) LAN
6 5 (0.79%) WAN
7 4 (0.63%) VPN
8 3 (0.48%) DNS
8 3 (0.48%) FTP
8 3 (0.48%) SAN
8 3 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.32%) Network Security
9 2 (0.32%) SSL
9 2 (0.32%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.32%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (19.68%) SQL Server
2 98 (15.56%) Big Data
3 84 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 82 (13.02%) Relational Database
5 76 (12.06%) QlikView
6 75 (11.90%) Hadoop
7 54 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 49 (7.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 43 (6.83%) NoSQL
10 39 (6.19%) Apache Hive
11 38 (6.03%) Data Mining
12 35 (5.56%) MongoDB
13 34 (5.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 31 (4.92%) MySQL
15 29 (4.60%) Spotfire
16 27 (4.29%) HBase
17 23 (3.65%) Mahout
18 22 (3.49%) Apache Cassandra
19 21 (3.33%) Sqoop
19 21 (3.33%) HCatalog
Development Applications
1 96 (15.24%) Git (software)
2 79 (12.54%) Subversion
3 16 (2.54%) Grunt
4 15 (2.38%) Jasmine
4 15 (2.38%) Bower
4 15 (2.38%) Maven
4 15 (2.38%) JIRA
5 14 (2.22%) Karma Test Runner
5 14 (2.22%) Axure RP
6 13 (2.06%) Selenium
7 12 (1.90%) Jenkins
8 10 (1.59%) Artifactory
9 9 (1.43%) Yeoman
10 8 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (0.95%) TeamCity
11 6 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (0.79%) Talend Open Studio
12 5 (0.79%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 5 (0.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 4 (0.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 111 (17.62%) Finance
2 89 (14.13%) Banking
3 42 (6.67%) Marketing
4 41 (6.51%) Investment Banking
5 28 (4.44%) Retail
6 20 (3.17%) Front Office
7 18 (2.86%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
8 11 (1.75%) Automotive
8 11 (1.75%) Games
9 8 (1.27%) Retail Banking
10 7 (1.11%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.11%) Back Office
11 6 (0.95%) Advertising
12 4 (0.63%) Publishing
12 4 (0.63%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.32%) Electronics
13 2 (0.32%) Legal
13 2 (0.32%) Billing
13 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 296 (46.98%) Developer
2 91 (14.44%) Analyst
3 58 (9.21%) Architect
4 43 (6.83%) Data Analyst
5 39 (6.19%) Consultant
6 36 (5.71%) Senior Developer
7 34 (5.40%) Web Developer
7 34 (5.40%) Designer
8 30 (4.76%) Business Analyst
9 28 (4.44%) JavaScript Developer
10 27 (4.29%) Front-End Developer
11 21 (3.33%) QlikView Developer
12 20 (3.17%) Data Scientist
12 20 (3.17%) Python Developer
13 18 (2.86%) Java Developer
14 17 (2.70%) Data Architect
15 16 (2.54%) C# Developer
15 16 (2.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 16 (2.54%) UI Developer
15 16 (2.54%) User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (27.94%) HTML
2 157 (24.92%) CSS
3 85 (13.49%) HTML5
4 65 (10.32%) .NET
5 54 (8.57%) CSS3
6 46 (7.30%) AngularJS
7 43 (6.83%) jQuery
8 40 (6.35%) REST
9 39 (6.19%) D3.js
10 38 (6.03%) Web Services
11 34 (5.40%) XML
12 25 (3.97%) ASP.NET
13 23 (3.65%) JSON
14 22 (3.49%) Middleware
14 22 (3.49%) Backbone.js
15 21 (3.33%) RESTful
16 20 (3.17%) WPF
16 20 (3.17%) KnockoutJS
17 18 (2.86%) Ajax
18 17 (2.70%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 91 (14.44%) User Experience
2 85 (13.49%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (5.87%) Computer Science
4 24 (3.81%) Mobile App
5 22 (3.49%) Open Source
6 17 (2.70%) Social Media
6 17 (2.70%) Management Information System
7 16 (2.54%) Statistics
7 16 (2.54%) Mathematics
7 16 (2.54%) Data Integration
8 11 (1.75%) NHS
9 9 (1.43%) Equities
9 9 (1.43%) Life Science
9 9 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.11%) Digital Media
10 7 (1.11%) iPhone
10 7 (1.11%) Grid Computing
10 7 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (0.95%) Smartphone
11 6 (0.95%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 105 (16.67%) Linux
2 89 (14.13%) UNIX
3 69 (10.95%) Mac OS X
4 20 (3.17%) Windows
5 19 (3.02%) Apple iOS
6 14 (2.22%) Android
7 6 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.32%) CentOS
8 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.32%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.16%) VMS
9 1 (0.16%) AIX
9 1 (0.16%) Solaris
9 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (26.98%) Analytics
2 162 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 139 (22.06%) Business Intelligence
4 82 (13.02%) Responsive Web Design
5 81 (12.86%) Web Development
6 76 (12.06%) Data Modelling
7 73 (11.59%) ETL
8 69 (10.95%) Web Design
8 69 (10.95%) Data Visualisation
9 64 (10.16%) Configuration Management
10 53 (8.41%) TDD
11 52 (8.25%) Data Analysis
12 48 (7.62%) OO
13 40 (6.35%) MapReduce
13 40 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
14 36 (5.71%) Data Management
15 35 (5.56%) Scrum
16 31 (4.92%) Project Management
17 26 (4.13%) MVC
18 25 (3.97%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 186 (29.52%) JavaScript
2 179 (28.41%) SQL
3 118 (18.73%) Python
4 94 (14.92%) Java
5 69 (10.95%) C#
6 68 (10.79%) Ruby
7 54 (8.57%) Scala
8 32 (5.08%) R
9 25 (3.97%) PHP
10 22 (3.49%) T-SQL
10 22 (3.49%) VBA
11 21 (3.33%) C++
12 18 (2.86%) PL/SQL
13 15 (2.38%) MATLAB
14 12 (1.90%) PowerShell
15 10 (1.59%) C
16 9 (1.43%) Perl
17 6 (0.95%) VB.NET
18 4 (0.63%) Shell Script
18 4 (0.63%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 74 (11.75%) Degree
2 36 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 23 (3.65%) SC Cleared
4 15 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (2.06%) CCNA
6 12 (1.90%) DV Cleared
7 9 (1.43%) CCNP
8 5 (0.79%) CTC Cleared
8 5 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.63%) MCSD
9 4 (0.63%) MCSE
9 4 (0.63%) PhD
10 3 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.48%) IIBA
11 2 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.32%) ISEB
12 1 (0.16%) CISSP
12 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.16%) CCIE
12 1 (0.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.43%) QA
2 3 (0.48%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.32%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (3.49%) Apache Flume
2 21 (3.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 20 (3.17%) HDFS
4 8 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (1.11%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.32%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.32%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.32%) GPFS
7 1 (0.16%) KVM
7 1 (0.16%) vSphere
7 1 (0.16%) IAG
7 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.16%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (3.33%) Ambari
1 21 (3.33%) Oozie
2 18 (2.86%) Puppet
3 14 (2.22%) OPNET
4 5 (0.79%) Kibana
4 5 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.79%) Control-M
5 2 (0.32%) Nagios
5 2 (0.32%) Ganglia
5 2 (0.32%) YUM
6 1 (0.16%) Tivoli NetView
6 1 (0.16%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.16%) logstash
6 1 (0.16%) Salt
Vendors
1 87 (13.81%) Microsoft
2 80 (12.70%) Tableau
3 53 (8.41%) Oracle
4 29 (4.60%) Splunk
5 26 (4.13%) Cisco
5 26 (4.13%) IBM
6 24 (3.81%) Teradata
7 23 (3.65%) SAP
8 22 (3.49%) Netezza
9 21 (3.33%) Google
10 20 (3.17%) Hortonworks
11 19 (3.02%) MapR
11 19 (3.02%) JBoss
11 19 (3.02%) Adobe
12 18 (2.86%) Informatica
13 17 (2.70%) MicroStrategy
14 14 (2.22%) BMC
14 14 (2.22%) Riverbed
14 14 (2.22%) SolarWinds
15 13 (2.06%) Juniper
London
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Lewes, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Rate: From £280 to £340 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
South East
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £25 to £30 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Bath
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + Depending on Experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Telford
Jumar Solutions
Posted: 22 days ago