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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Visualisation
Rank 244 319 402
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +83
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 483 323 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.94% 0.64% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.90% 2.05% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 211 111
Average daily rate £450 £448 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.55% +11.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £311 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.42% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 5
Average hourly rate £19.99 £19.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.22% -40.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £11.00 £25.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £25.19 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £19.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+58.97% -39.06%

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
16633 15745 15629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.34% 31.08% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10701 9800 9458
Average daily rate £425 £420 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 677 666 650
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.63 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +79 455 £450 +2.85% 207
London +29 246 £475 +5.55% 129
South East +40 71 £413 -8.33% 23
City of London +29 45 £513 +13.94% 35
South West +20 44 £405 -10.00% 10
North West +7 39 £384 -9.70% 17
Berkshire +31 38 £430 -4.44% 7
Bristol +2 28 £363 -19.44% 1
Manchester +4 26 £360 -15.29% 10
Yorkshire +12 25 £400 +21.21% 7
Scotland +7 23 £350 -12.50% 6
West Yorkshire +13 21 £370 +12.12% 5
Leeds -1 19 £363 +9.84% 4
North East -10 16 £515 - 1
Reading -2 15 £350 -24.32% 3
Tyne and Wear -19 14 £600 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -21 14 £600 - 1
West Sussex +16 11 £335 -
East of England -14 11 £360 +21.51% 11
Edinburgh -7 10 £400 +3.22% 2
Buckinghamshire +15 8 £500 +48.14% 1
Gloucestershire +11 8 £413 +22.22% 2
Milton Keynes +10 7 £500 -
Lancashire +2 7 £700 +81.81% 2
West Midlands -13 7 £338 -38.63% 6
Blackpool - 7 £700 - 2
Cambridgeshire +7 6 - - 6
Cambridge -4 6 - - 4
Maidenhead - 6 £435 -
Glasgow +11 5 £350 -22.22% 4

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 364 (37.22%) Data Visualisation
2 300 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
3 246 (25.15%) JavaScript
3 246 (25.15%) SQL
4 243 (24.85%) Business Intelligence
5 238 (24.34%) Analytics
6 213 (21.78%) HTML
7 208 (21.27%) Finance
8 195 (19.94%) CSS
9 181 (18.51%) Analytical Skills
10 177 (18.10%) Tableau
11 176 (18.00%) Python
12 147 (15.03%) Java
13 130 (13.29%) SQL Server
14 128 (13.09%) Big Data
15 126 (12.88%) Linux
16 124 (12.68%) User Experience
17 123 (12.58%) Data Warehouse
18 114 (11.66%) ETL
19 111 (11.35%) Data Modelling
20 106 (10.84%) Banking
21 102 (10.43%) Git (software)
22 101 (10.33%) QlikView
23 100 (10.22%) Oracle
24 98 (10.02%) Relational Database
25 96 (9.82%) Unix
25 96 (9.82%) Security Cleared
26 92 (9.41%) Scala
27 89 (9.10%) Web Design
28 87 (8.90%) Scrum

Visualisation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 35 (3.58%) Node.js
1 35 (3.58%) SAS
2 31 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
3 30 (3.07%) Apache Spark
4 18 (1.84%) SharePoint
5 14 (1.43%) IIS
6 9 (0.92%) Apache
6 9 (0.92%) Apache Solr
6 9 (0.92%) Confluence
7 8 (0.82%) Apache Pig
7 8 (0.82%) Mule
8 7 (0.72%) ArcGIS
8 7 (0.72%) CMS
9 6 (0.61%) nginx
9 6 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (0.51%) Jetty
10 5 (0.51%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.51%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.41%) JBoss
11 4 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 52 (5.32%) MS Excel
2 26 (2.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 26 (2.66%) Photoshop
3 24 (2.45%) Adobe Illustrator
4 21 (2.15%) SPSS
5 20 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
6 17 (1.74%) MS Office
7 13 (1.33%) MS Visio
8 10 (1.02%) AutoCAD
8 10 (1.02%) MS Project
8 10 (1.02%) OmniGraffle
9 4 (0.41%) PowerPivot
10 3 (0.31%) 3ds Max
10 3 (0.31%) GIMP
11 2 (0.20%) Revit
11 2 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
12 1 (0.10%) FreeHand
12 1 (0.10%) Pro/ENGINEER
12 1 (0.10%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.51%) WebTrends
2 4 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.31%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.20%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.20%) Endur
4 2 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.20%) RMDS
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.10%) Primavera
5 1 (0.10%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.10%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.10%) SAP MII
5 1 (0.10%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.10%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 44 (4.50%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (1.74%) GitHub
2 17 (1.74%) IaaS
3 15 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (1.33%) Amazon S3
5 11 (1.12%) SaaS
6 9 (0.92%) Google Analytics
7 8 (0.82%) Adobe Analytics
7 8 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
8 7 (0.72%) Amazon EMR
8 7 (0.72%) Amazon Kinesis
8 7 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.51%) Google Apps
9 5 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (0.51%) Veeva
10 3 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.31%) CloudFront
10 3 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.31%) Office 365
11 1 (0.10%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 86 (8.79%) HTTP
2 24 (2.45%) Internet
3 13 (1.33%) DNS
4 12 (1.23%) Firewall
4 12 (1.23%) SAN
5 6 (0.61%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.51%) DHCP
6 5 (0.51%) MPLS
7 4 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (0.41%) NAS
7 4 (0.41%) Network Security
7 4 (0.41%) SSL
8 3 (0.31%) ATM
8 3 (0.31%) LAN
8 3 (0.31%) WAN
9 2 (0.20%) FTP
9 2 (0.20%) SDH
9 2 (0.20%) SSH
9 2 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (13.29%) SQL Server
2 128 (13.09%) Big Data
3 123 (12.58%) Data Warehouse
4 101 (10.33%) QlikView
5 98 (10.02%) Relational Database
6 85 (8.69%) Hadoop
7 79 (8.08%) BusinessObjects
8 76 (7.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 62 (6.34%) Data Mining
10 58 (5.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 56 (5.73%) MongoDB
12 49 (5.01%) NoSQL
12 49 (5.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 39 (3.99%) Apache Hive
14 32 (3.27%) HBase
14 32 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
15 30 (3.07%) Spotfire
16 26 (2.66%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
16 26 (2.66%) SQL Server 2012
17 25 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 102 (10.43%) Git (software)
2 81 (8.28%) Subversion
3 25 (2.56%) JUnit
3 25 (2.56%) Visual Studio
4 24 (2.45%) JIRA
5 19 (1.94%) Jenkins
6 15 (1.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (1.33%) Capybara
7 13 (1.33%) Cucumber
7 13 (1.33%) git-flow
7 13 (1.33%) RSpec
8 11 (1.12%) Axure RP
8 11 (1.12%) Maven
8 11 (1.12%) TeamCity
9 10 (1.02%) Talend Open Studio
10 9 (0.92%) Grunt
10 9 (0.92%) Selenium
11 8 (0.82%) ERwin
12 7 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
13 6 (0.61%) gulp
General
1 208 (21.27%) Finance
2 106 (10.84%) Banking
3 49 (5.01%) Marketing
4 44 (4.50%) Investment Banking
5 27 (2.76%) Manufacturing
6 26 (2.66%) Retail
7 25 (2.56%) Telecoms
8 21 (2.15%) Front Office
9 16 (1.64%) Aerospace
9 16 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (1.12%) Legal
11 10 (1.02%) Corporate Banking
12 8 (0.82%) Advertising
12 8 (0.82%) Law
13 6 (0.61%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.41%) Publishing
15 2 (0.20%) Back Office
15 2 (0.20%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.10%) Dutch Language
16 1 (0.10%) French Language
Job Titles
1 339 (34.66%) Developer
2 187 (19.12%) Analyst
3 102 (10.43%) Architect
4 79 (8.08%) Designer
5 74 (7.57%) Consultant
6 60 (6.13%) Data Analyst
7 55 (5.62%) Business Analyst
8 46 (4.70%) C# Developer
9 44 (4.50%) Scala Developer
10 43 (4.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 43 (4.40%) Data Architect
11 37 (3.78%) QlikView Developer
11 37 (3.78%) Senior Developer
12 34 (3.48%) Data Scientist
13 32 (3.27%) Visual Designer
14 31 (3.17%) .NET Developer
14 31 (3.17%) JavaScript Developer
15 29 (2.97%) UI Designer
16 27 (2.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 27 (2.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 213 (21.78%) HTML
2 195 (19.94%) CSS
3 77 (7.87%) HTML5
4 75 (7.67%) .NET
5 68 (6.95%) D3.js
6 59 (6.03%) AngularJS
7 41 (4.19%) CSS3
8 40 (4.09%) jQuery
9 26 (2.66%) WPF
10 25 (2.56%) Web Services
11 22 (2.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 19 (1.94%) .NET Framework
12 19 (1.94%) Sass
13 17 (1.74%) REST
13 17 (1.74%) Ruby on Rails
13 17 (1.74%) XML
14 16 (1.64%) JSON
15 15 (1.53%) ASP.NET
15 15 (1.53%) KnockoutJS
16 14 (1.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 181 (18.51%) Analytical Skills
2 124 (12.68%) User Experience
3 56 (5.73%) Management Information System
4 50 (5.11%) Statistics
5 41 (4.19%) Computer Science
6 25 (2.56%) Algorithms
7 20 (2.04%) Mathematics
7 20 (2.04%) Mobile App
7 20 (2.04%) Photography
8 19 (1.94%) NHS
9 18 (1.84%) Data Integration
10 17 (1.74%) Data Structures
11 15 (1.53%) Data Extraction
11 15 (1.53%) Fixed Income
11 15 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 14 (1.43%) Data Centre
12 14 (1.43%) Derivative
13 12 (1.23%) Equity Derivative
14 11 (1.12%) Client/Server
15 10 (1.02%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 126 (12.88%) Linux
2 96 (9.82%) Unix
3 59 (6.03%) Windows
4 57 (5.83%) Mac OS X
5 13 (1.33%) Windows Server
6 9 (0.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.41%) AIX
9 4 (0.41%) Solaris
10 3 (0.31%) Android
10 3 (0.31%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.20%) CentOS
11 2 (0.20%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.10%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.10%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (37.22%) Data Visualisation
2 300 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
3 243 (24.85%) Business Intelligence
4 238 (24.34%) Analytics
5 114 (11.66%) ETL
6 111 (11.35%) Data Modelling
7 89 (9.10%) Web Design
8 87 (8.90%) Responsive Web Design
8 87 (8.90%) Scrum
9 86 (8.79%) Configuration Management
9 86 (8.79%) Web Development
10 78 (7.98%) Data Analysis
11 62 (6.34%) Open Source
12 60 (6.13%) Stakeholder Management
13 59 (6.03%) Data Analytics
14 58 (5.93%) Data Management
14 58 (5.93%) Project Management
15 57 (5.83%) Migration
16 48 (4.91%) Unit Testing
17 36 (3.68%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 246 (25.15%) JavaScript
1 246 (25.15%) SQL
2 176 (18.00%) Python
3 147 (15.03%) Java
4 92 (9.41%) Scala
5 82 (8.38%) C#
6 72 (7.36%) R
7 52 (5.32%) Ruby
8 42 (4.29%) VBA
9 34 (3.48%) C++
9 34 (3.48%) T-SQL
10 26 (2.66%) PowerShell
11 20 (2.04%) Shell Script
12 16 (1.64%) PL/SQL
12 16 (1.64%) VB
12 16 (1.64%) XAML
13 15 (1.53%) Groovy
14 14 (1.43%) Perl
14 14 (1.43%) PHP
15 13 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 96 (9.82%) Security Cleared
2 75 (7.67%) Degree
3 51 (5.21%) SC Cleared
4 20 (2.04%) DV Cleared
5 18 (1.84%) PhD
6 15 (1.53%) ISEB
7 11 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
7 11 (1.12%) PMI Certification
7 11 (1.12%) PMP
8 7 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.72%) CISSP
8 7 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.51%) Postgraduate
10 4 (0.41%) CCNA
10 4 (0.41%) CCNP
10 4 (0.41%) CEH
10 4 (0.41%) CISA
11 3 (0.31%) CISMP
11 3 (0.31%) MBA
11 3 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (5.32%) Data Quality
2 27 (2.76%) QA
3 8 (0.82%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.20%) Basel III
5 2 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (1.53%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.23%) HDFS
4 9 (0.92%) Docker
5 8 (0.82%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.72%) iptables
7 5 (0.51%) vSphere
8 4 (0.41%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.31%) KVM
9 3 (0.31%) vCloud
9 3 (0.31%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.31%) Xen
10 2 (0.20%) LXC
10 2 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.10%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (2.15%) Puppet
3 15 (1.53%) Kibana
4 13 (1.33%) StatsD
5 9 (0.92%) logstash
6 7 (0.72%) Ganglia
6 7 (0.72%) ITRS Geneos
7 5 (0.51%) Ambari
7 5 (0.51%) Check_MK
7 5 (0.51%) Control-M
7 5 (0.51%) Oozie
8 3 (0.31%) Nagios
8 3 (0.31%) QRadar
9 2 (0.20%) Ansible
9 2 (0.20%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.20%) Graphite
9 2 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.20%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.20%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.20%) vMotion
Vendors
1 177 (18.10%) Tableau
2 100 (10.22%) Oracle
3 83 (8.49%) Microsoft
4 60 (6.13%) SAP
5 39 (3.99%) Adobe
6 29 (2.97%) Informatica
6 29 (2.97%) Teradata
7 26 (2.66%) Google
8 25 (2.56%) Alteryx
8 25 (2.56%) Splunk
9 24 (2.45%) VMware
10 23 (2.35%) TIBCO
11 21 (2.15%) Citrix
12 16 (1.64%) Cloudera
13 15 (1.53%) Hortonworks
13 15 (1.53%) Telerik
14 13 (1.33%) Apigee
14 13 (1.33%) Cisco
14 13 (1.33%) EXTOL
14 13 (1.33%) Mashery
Feltham, Middlesex
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £40 - £55 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Rate: £Excellent Consultancy Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £200 per day + Non Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
ComputAppoint
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Annapurna HR
Rate: £900 - £1000 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Reed Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
England
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £650 to £800 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £500 to £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Xcede
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Rate: £100 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Venn Group
Rate: £20 - £25 Per Hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £340.00 - £380.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
Connectus
Rate: £47.91 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
LA International
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £170 - £250 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Basingstoke
Spectrum IT
Rate: £260 - £280 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Corsham - Wiltshire
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Bracknell
Venturi
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Bradford
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Amoria Bond
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per week
Posted: 26 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 26 days ago