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 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Visualisation
Rank 296 399 424
Rank change year-on-year
+103 +25
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 346 174 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.64% 0.34% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.10% 1.10% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 105 87
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.06% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £328 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -12.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 4
Average hourly rate £17.26 £32.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.07% -14.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £32.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-40.62% -14.66%

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
16471 15885 14405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.37% 31.03% 29.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 10634 9829 8499
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £230 £230
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 629 681 815
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

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 December 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 24 December 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 24 December 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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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 +94 331 £409 -1.80% 83
London +93 210 £421 -0.88% 49
City of London +17 49 £423 +5.62% 24
South East -6 41 £438 -2.77% 8
East of England +8 31 £450 +63.63% 7
Berkshire +9 17 £450 - 2
North West -6 14 £430 -4.44% 5
Essex +2 12 £475 -
Scotland 0 11 £413 +14.58% 4
Canary Wharf - 10 £220 -
Hertfordshire +13 9 £315 -16.00%
Surrey +2 9 £438 -
Glasgow +2 8 £450 - 1
South West -22 8 £425 +51.78% 8
Tyne and Wear - 8 £317 - 1
North East - 8 £317 - 1
East Midlands +13 7 £314 -0.26% 1
Bristol - 7 £425 - 3
Reading +22 6 £463 +2.77%
East Sussex +2 6 £318 -23.03%
Yorkshire -6 6 £325 - 3
West Yorkshire -9 6 £325 - 3
Leeds -9 6 £325 - 2
St Albans - 6 £310 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 6 £317 - 1
West Midlands -5 5 £350 +40.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -14 5 £305 +10.90% 7
Manchester -14 5 £325 -27.77% 3
Cheshire +10 4 £500 - 1
Cambridge -2 4 £305 +16.19% 6

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 212 (29.20%) SQL
2 204 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
3 196 (27.00%) JavaScript
4 193 (26.58%) Analytics
5 190 (26.17%) HTML
6 187 (25.76%) Business Intelligence
7 182 (25.07%) CSS
8 132 (18.18%) SQL Server
9 126 (17.36%) Finance
9 126 (17.36%) Tableau
10 123 (16.94%) Data Warehouse
11 114 (15.70%) HTML5
12 110 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
12 110 (15.15%) Microsoft
13 108 (14.88%) User Experience
14 106 (14.60%) Java
15 95 (13.09%) Linux
15 95 (13.09%) ETL
16 93 (12.81%) Python
17 92 (12.67%) QlikView
18 89 (12.26%) Big Data
18 89 (12.26%) UNIX
19 87 (11.98%) Data Visualisation
20 86 (11.85%) Data Modelling
21 84 (11.57%) Hadoop
22 83 (11.43%) Responsive Web Design
23 82 (11.29%) Relational Database
23 82 (11.29%) Web Development
24 79 (10.88%) Banking
24 79 (10.88%) HTTP

Visualisation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 51 (7.02%) SAS
2 40 (5.51%) Node.js
3 36 (4.96%) SharePoint
4 30 (4.13%) JBoss
5 18 (2.48%) WebLogic
6 14 (1.93%) Apache Pig
7 10 (1.38%) Confluence
8 7 (0.96%) MS Exchange
9 6 (0.83%) CMS
9 6 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.69%) Oracle Coherence
10 5 (0.69%) IIS
11 4 (0.55%) Apache
12 3 (0.41%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.41%) MS Project Server
12 3 (0.41%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 70 (9.64%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.31%) Photoshop
3 23 (3.17%) MS Office
4 21 (2.89%) Adobe Illustrator
5 20 (2.75%) SPSS
6 16 (2.20%) MS Visio
7 13 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (1.24%) PowerPivot
9 7 (0.96%) OmniGraffle
10 6 (0.83%) InDesign
11 5 (0.69%) Mathematica
12 4 (0.55%) Acrobat
13 3 (0.41%) MS Project
14 2 (0.28%) AutoCAD
14 2 (0.28%) 3ds Max
14 2 (0.28%) InfoPath
14 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
14 2 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
15 1 (0.14%) Weka
15 1 (0.14%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 17 (2.34%) Oracle Payables
2 14 (1.93%) Google Analytics
3 10 (1.38%) Oracle Financials
4 6 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.55%) Teamcenter
5 4 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.41%) ENOVIA
6 3 (0.41%) ResourceLink
6 3 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.28%) AWD
7 2 (0.28%) Magento
7 2 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.28%) SiteCatalyst
7 2 (0.28%) Radian6
8 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.14%) RMDS
8 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.14%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.14%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.55%) Amazon EMR
3 3 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.28%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.28%) SaaS
5 1 (0.14%) PaaS
5 1 (0.14%) Office 365
5 1 (0.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 79 (10.88%) HTTP
2 23 (3.17%) Firewall
3 17 (2.34%) LDAP
4 15 (2.07%) OSPF
4 15 (2.07%) BGP
4 15 (2.07%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (1.65%) BIG-IP
5 12 (1.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 8 (1.10%) HTTPS
7 7 (0.96%) Internet
8 6 (0.83%) WAN
9 5 (0.69%) LAN
10 4 (0.55%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.55%) FTP
11 3 (0.41%) VPN
12 2 (0.28%) SMTP
12 2 (0.28%) SSL
12 2 (0.28%) Network Security
13 1 (0.14%) Cisco ASA
13 1 (0.14%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 132 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 123 (16.94%) Data Warehouse
3 92 (12.67%) QlikView
4 89 (12.26%) Big Data
5 84 (11.57%) Hadoop
6 82 (11.29%) Relational Database
7 58 (7.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 45 (6.20%) Data Mining
9 44 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 42 (5.79%) MongoDB
11 40 (5.51%) Apache Hive
12 38 (5.23%) NoSQL
13 36 (4.96%) MySQL
14 34 (4.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 30 (4.13%) HBase
16 25 (3.44%) Apache Cassandra
17 24 (3.31%) Mahout
17 24 (3.31%) Spotfire
18 23 (3.17%) Couchbase
18 23 (3.17%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 72 (9.92%) Git (software)
2 56 (7.71%) Subversion
3 24 (3.31%) Jasmine
4 19 (2.62%) Axure RP
5 18 (2.48%) Grunt
5 18 (2.48%) Bower
6 16 (2.20%) Selenium
7 14 (1.93%) Karma Test Runner
8 13 (1.79%) JIRA
9 12 (1.65%) Jenkins
10 11 (1.52%) Mocha
11 10 (1.38%) Maven
11 10 (1.38%) Visual Studio
11 10 (1.38%) Artifactory
12 9 (1.24%) Yeoman
13 8 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 5 (0.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
15 4 (0.55%) QUnit
15 4 (0.55%) PhantomJS
15 4 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 126 (17.36%) Finance
2 79 (10.88%) Banking
3 58 (7.99%) Marketing
4 31 (4.27%) Investment Banking
5 27 (3.72%) Retail
6 23 (3.17%) Telecoms
7 18 (2.48%) Games
8 14 (1.93%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.52%) Front Office
10 9 (1.24%) Advertising
10 9 (1.24%) Publishing
11 8 (1.10%) Automotive
11 8 (1.10%) Legal
12 6 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.83%) Spanish Language
12 6 (0.83%) Interactive Media
13 4 (0.55%) Electronics
13 4 (0.55%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.41%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.28%) Billing
Job Titles
1 328 (45.18%) Developer
2 100 (13.77%) Analyst
3 77 (10.61%) Architect
4 61 (8.40%) Consultant
5 48 (6.61%) Business Analyst
6 45 (6.20%) Senior Developer
7 39 (5.37%) Web Developer
7 39 (5.37%) JavaScript Developer
8 33 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
9 32 (4.41%) QlikView Developer
10 30 (4.13%) Designer
10 30 (4.13%) Data Analyst
10 30 (4.13%) Java Developer
11 22 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 21 (2.89%) Data Architect
13 16 (2.20%) SQL Developer
13 16 (2.20%) Microstrategy Developer
14 15 (2.07%) Data Scientist
14 15 (2.07%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 15 (2.07%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 190 (26.17%) HTML
2 182 (25.07%) CSS
3 114 (15.70%) HTML5
4 72 (9.92%) CSS3
5 66 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 58 (7.99%) D3.js
6 58 (7.99%) .NET
7 51 (7.02%) jQuery
8 45 (6.20%) Backbone.js
9 43 (5.92%) Web Services
10 42 (5.79%) REST
11 39 (5.37%) XML
12 35 (4.82%) KnockoutJS
13 25 (3.44%) JSON
14 22 (3.03%) RESTful
14 22 (3.03%) SVG
14 22 (3.03%) Ajax
15 20 (2.75%) Middleware
15 20 (2.75%) Sass
16 19 (2.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 110 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 108 (14.88%) User Experience
3 28 (3.86%) Computer Science
4 24 (3.31%) Mobile App
4 24 (3.31%) Algorithms
5 22 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 22 (3.03%) Management Information System
6 21 (2.89%) Statistics
7 19 (2.62%) Mathematics
7 19 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (2.62%) Open Source
8 18 (2.48%) Digital Media
8 18 (2.48%) Data Integration
9 14 (1.93%) NHS
10 13 (1.79%) Social Media
11 9 (1.24%) Life Science
12 8 (1.10%) Online Games
13 7 (0.96%) Data Extraction
13 7 (0.96%) Physics
13 7 (0.96%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 95 (13.09%) Linux
2 89 (12.26%) UNIX
3 66 (9.09%) Mac OS X
4 38 (5.23%) Windows
5 22 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.79%) Android
7 9 (1.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.55%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.41%) CentOS
10 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.28%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.14%) AIX
11 1 (0.14%) Solaris
11 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (28.10%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (26.58%) Analytics
3 187 (25.76%) Business Intelligence
4 95 (13.09%) ETL
5 87 (11.98%) Data Visualisation
6 86 (11.85%) Data Modelling
7 83 (11.43%) Responsive Web Design
8 82 (11.29%) Web Development
9 73 (10.06%) Web Design
10 69 (9.50%) TDD
11 62 (8.54%) Configuration Management
12 59 (8.13%) OO
13 44 (6.06%) Project Management
14 42 (5.79%) Scrum
15 41 (5.65%) Data Analysis
16 40 (5.51%) Performance Tuning
17 36 (4.96%) MVC
18 33 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
19 32 (4.41%) MapReduce
20 31 (4.27%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 212 (29.20%) SQL
2 196 (27.00%) JavaScript
3 106 (14.60%) Java
4 93 (12.81%) Python
5 58 (7.99%) C#
6 55 (7.58%) Ruby
7 48 (6.61%) Scala
8 38 (5.23%) R
9 29 (3.99%) VBA
10 24 (3.31%) PL/SQL
10 24 (3.31%) T-SQL
11 20 (2.75%) PowerShell
12 15 (2.07%) C++
13 13 (1.79%) Perl
13 13 (1.79%) MATLAB
14 10 (1.38%) C
15 8 (1.10%) PHP
16 6 (0.83%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.83%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.41%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 55 (7.58%) Degree
2 31 (4.27%) Security Cleared
3 19 (2.62%) SC Cleared
3 19 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (1.93%) CCNA
5 12 (1.65%) CCNP
6 3 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.41%) PhD
6 3 (0.41%) CCIE
7 2 (0.28%) MCP
7 2 (0.28%) Postgraduate
7 2 (0.28%) PMP
7 2 (0.28%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.14%) CISM
8 1 (0.14%) CCSA
8 1 (0.14%) ISEB
8 1 (0.14%) CISSP
8 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.75%) QA
2 7 (0.96%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.28%) IEC 61508
3 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (3.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 25 (3.44%) Apache Flume
3 24 (3.31%) HDFS
4 14 (1.93%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (1.24%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (1.10%) Active Directory
7 6 (0.83%) Hyper-V
8 5 (0.69%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.28%) Terminal Services
9 2 (0.28%) XenApp
9 2 (0.28%) GPFS
10 1 (0.14%) KVM
10 1 (0.14%) IAG
10 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.14%) Postfix
10 1 (0.14%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 23 (3.17%) Ambari
1 23 (3.17%) Oozie
2 18 (2.48%) Puppet
3 17 (2.34%) OPNET
4 5 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.41%) Nagios
5 3 (0.41%) Ganglia
5 3 (0.41%) yum
6 2 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.14%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.14%) Tivoli NetView
7 1 (0.14%) Control-M
7 1 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.14%) logstash
7 1 (0.14%) Kibana
7 1 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 126 (17.36%) Tableau
2 110 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 75 (10.33%) Oracle
4 29 (3.99%) SAP
4 29 (3.99%) Cisco
4 29 (3.99%) Teradata
5 28 (3.86%) Adobe
6 25 (3.44%) IBM
6 25 (3.44%) Netezza
7 23 (3.17%) Hortonworks
7 23 (3.17%) Splunk
8 22 (3.03%) MapR
9 20 (2.75%) MicroStrategy
10 16 (2.20%) Google
11 15 (2.07%) Informatica
11 15 (2.07%) Riverbed
11 15 (2.07%) SolarWinds
11 15 (2.07%) BMC
12 14 (1.93%) Juniper
12 14 (1.93%) VMware
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