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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Visualisation
Rank 295 317 381
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +64
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 404 327 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.71% 0.60% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.25% 1.87% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 201 113
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £273 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £600 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £360
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 1
Average hourly rate £18.68 £23.75 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.34% -25.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.75 £23.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+143.15% -25.78%

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
17983 17463 16822
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.62% 31.95% 32.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 11310 10578 9959
Average daily rate £418 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 686 674 729
Average hourly rate £19.72 £20.50 £21.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.82% -6.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

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 31 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 31 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 31 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 +28 381 £425 +3.40% 133
London +2 200 £450 +3.44% 79
South East -1 55 £340 +6.66% 15
City of London +5 50 £450 +12.50% 19
North West -1 36 £463 +115.11% 8
East of England +15 25 £413 -2.94% 9
Yorkshire - 25 £350 - 2
Cheshire +7 22 £475 +32.86% 2
West Yorkshire - 21 £350 - 2
Hampshire +10 19 £350 +38.88% 3
Leeds - 16 £350 - 2
Suffolk - 16 £450 - 1
Ipswich - 15 £450 - 1
South West -7 13 £325 - 6
Warrington +4 12 £650 +30.00%
North East -15 12 £328 +28.67% 1
West Midlands +2 10 £433 +88.04% 9
Berkshire +2 10 £375 +20.00% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne -14 10 £205 -19.60% 1
Tyne and Wear -18 10 £205 -19.60% 1
Manchester -1 9 £300 - 5
Brighton -2 9 £330 +88.57% 4
East Sussex -9 9 £330 -5.71% 4
Scotland -13 7 £450 +20.00% 2
West Sussex - 7 £363 -
Bristol - 7 £325 - 5
East Midlands +2 6 £375 +25.00% 3
Hertfordshire 0 6 £239 -20.41% 2
Edinburgh -3 6 £450 - 2
Warwickshire - 5 £450 -

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 263 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
2 259 (29.91%) JavaScript
3 240 (27.71%) SQL
4 220 (25.40%) Tableau
5 211 (24.36%) Analytics
6 194 (22.40%) Business Intelligence
7 192 (22.17%) HTML
8 176 (20.32%) Data Warehouse
9 170 (19.63%) Java
10 164 (18.94%) Finance
11 153 (17.67%) CSS
12 146 (16.86%) Python
13 142 (16.40%) Big Data
14 132 (15.24%) Linux
15 131 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
16 130 (15.01%) SQL Server
17 121 (13.97%) Oracle
18 114 (13.16%) Microsoft
19 107 (12.36%) QlikView
20 106 (12.24%) R
21 105 (12.12%) User Experience
22 101 (11.66%) Hadoop
23 96 (11.09%) .NET
23 96 (11.09%) UNIX
24 90 (10.39%) Data Modelling
25 88 (10.16%) Banking
26 86 (9.93%) Relational Database
27 85 (9.82%) ETL
28 84 (9.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
29 80 (9.24%) Data Visualisation

Visualisation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 55 (6.35%) SAS
2 53 (6.12%) Node.js
3 37 (4.27%) SharePoint
4 16 (1.85%) IIS
5 14 (1.62%) Drupal
6 13 (1.50%) Apache Spark
7 11 (1.27%) Apache
8 10 (1.15%) WebLogic
9 7 (0.81%) JBoss
9 7 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (0.81%) Apache Pig
10 6 (0.69%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.46%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.35%) Oracle Coherence
13 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
13 2 (0.23%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.23%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 64 (7.39%) MS Excel
2 32 (3.70%) MS Visio
3 28 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (2.42%) SPSS
5 18 (2.08%) Photoshop
6 17 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
7 16 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (1.85%) PowerPivot
8 14 (1.62%) OmniGraffle
9 11 (1.27%) MS Office
10 6 (0.69%) MS Project
11 3 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.23%) 3ds Max
12 2 (0.23%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.23%) CINEMA 4D
13 1 (0.12%) InDesign
13 1 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.12%) Weka
13 1 (0.12%) Revit
13 1 (0.12%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 5 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
1 5 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.35%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (0.23%) SAP MII
3 2 (0.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.12%) SAP PLM
4 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.12%) Magento
4 1 (0.12%) Radian6
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
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 (7.04%) Cloud Computing
2 60 (6.93%) Amazon AWS
3 48 (5.54%) IaaS
4 15 (1.73%) SaaS
4 15 (1.73%) Google Analytics
5 7 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (0.69%) PaaS
6 6 (0.69%) IBM Blueworks
7 5 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 4 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
8 4 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.12%) Lucidchart
10 1 (0.12%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.12%) Office 365
10 1 (0.12%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 65 (7.51%) HTTP
2 29 (3.35%) Internet
3 16 (1.85%) Unified Communications
4 15 (1.73%) Converged Networks
5 11 (1.27%) SAN
6 10 (1.15%) DNS
6 10 (1.15%) LAN
6 10 (1.15%) Firewall
7 7 (0.81%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.81%) LDAP
8 6 (0.69%) NAS
9 5 (0.58%) Broadband
9 5 (0.58%) WLAN
9 5 (0.58%) WAN
10 4 (0.46%) OSPF
10 4 (0.46%) BGP
10 4 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (0.46%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 4 (0.46%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (0.46%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (20.32%) Data Warehouse
2 142 (16.40%) Big Data
3 130 (15.01%) SQL Server
4 107 (12.36%) QlikView
5 101 (11.66%) Hadoop
6 86 (9.93%) Relational Database
7 84 (9.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 75 (8.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 69 (7.97%) MongoDB
10 68 (7.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 60 (6.93%) Data Mining
12 48 (5.54%) Apache Cassandra
13 44 (5.08%) MySQL
14 29 (3.35%) Spotfire
15 25 (2.89%) BusinessObjects
16 19 (2.19%) Oracle Database
17 18 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
17 18 (2.08%) Apache Hive
18 14 (1.62%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
18 14 (1.62%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 65 (7.51%) Git (software)
2 50 (5.77%) Subversion
3 21 (2.42%) Axure RP
4 12 (1.39%) Visual Studio
5 11 (1.27%) JIRA
5 11 (1.27%) Jenkins
6 8 (0.92%) TeamCity
7 7 (0.81%) Selenium
7 7 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
7 7 (0.81%) Eclipse
7 7 (0.81%) NetBeans
8 5 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (0.46%) JMeter
9 4 (0.46%) Jasmine
9 4 (0.46%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (0.46%) NeoLoad
10 3 (0.35%) eggPlant
10 3 (0.35%) QUnit
10 3 (0.35%) Mocha
10 3 (0.35%) ERwin
General
1 164 (18.94%) Finance
2 88 (10.16%) Banking
3 42 (4.85%) Marketing
4 33 (3.81%) Investment Banking
4 33 (3.81%) Legal
5 32 (3.70%) Retail
6 29 (3.35%) Telecoms
7 19 (2.19%) Publishing
8 16 (1.85%) Front Office
9 15 (1.73%) Manufacturing
10 14 (1.62%) Games
10 14 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
11 12 (1.39%) Law
12 11 (1.27%) Corporate Banking
13 8 (0.92%) Back Office
14 5 (0.58%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.58%) Interactive Media
15 4 (0.46%) Advertising
16 3 (0.35%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.35%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 363 (41.92%) Developer
2 174 (20.09%) Analyst
3 108 (12.47%) Architect
4 66 (7.62%) Business Analyst
5 59 (6.81%) Data Analyst
6 53 (6.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 52 (6.00%) Designer
8 46 (5.31%) Consultant
8 46 (5.31%) Technical Architect
9 34 (3.93%) QlikView Developer
10 33 (3.81%) Data Scientist
10 33 (3.81%) Senior Developer
11 30 (3.46%) Java Developer
12 29 (3.35%) Web Developer
12 29 (3.35%) Digital Architect
13 26 (3.00%) Tableau Developer
13 26 (3.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 24 (2.77%) Business Developer
15 23 (2.66%) C# Developer
15 23 (2.66%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (22.17%) HTML
2 153 (17.67%) CSS
3 96 (11.09%) .NET
4 79 (9.12%) AngularJS
5 78 (9.01%) HTML5
6 55 (6.35%) jQuery
7 45 (5.20%) CSS3
7 45 (5.20%) D3.js
8 44 (5.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 41 (4.73%) Web Services
10 36 (4.16%) XML
11 31 (3.58%) RESTful
11 31 (3.58%) REST
12 28 (3.23%) ASP.NET
13 24 (2.77%) Ajax
13 24 (2.77%) JSON
14 21 (2.42%) KnockoutJS
15 20 (2.31%) Backbone.js
16 19 (2.19%) ASP.NET MVC
17 18 (2.08%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 131 (15.13%) Analytical Skills
2 105 (12.12%) User Experience
3 37 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 31 (3.58%) Statistics
5 23 (2.66%) Algorithms
6 21 (2.42%) Data Structures
7 20 (2.31%) Data Integration
8 17 (1.96%) Management Information System
9 16 (1.85%) Mathematics
10 15 (1.73%) Hedge funds
11 14 (1.62%) RIA
11 14 (1.62%) Client/Server
12 13 (1.50%) Mobile App
13 12 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
13 12 (1.39%) NHS
13 12 (1.39%) Fixed Income
14 10 (1.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 10 (1.15%) Social Media
15 9 (1.04%) Economics
15 9 (1.04%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 132 (15.24%) Linux
2 96 (11.09%) UNIX
3 60 (6.93%) Windows
4 42 (4.85%) Mac OS X
5 9 (1.04%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (0.92%) Windows 7
7 6 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (0.69%) SUSE
7 6 (0.69%) Android
8 2 (0.23%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.23%) Solaris
8 2 (0.23%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.12%) webOS
9 1 (0.12%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (30.37%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (24.36%) Analytics
3 194 (22.40%) Business Intelligence
4 90 (10.39%) Data Modelling
5 85 (9.82%) ETL
6 80 (9.24%) Data Visualisation
7 78 (9.01%) Web Development
8 70 (8.08%) Data Analysis
8 70 (8.08%) Responsive Web Design
9 69 (7.97%) Scrum
10 67 (7.74%) Open Source
11 62 (7.16%) Web Design
12 61 (7.04%) Configuration Management
13 52 (6.00%) Machine Learning
14 45 (5.20%) Project Management
15 43 (4.97%) Business Analysis
16 41 (4.73%) Validation
16 41 (4.73%) OO
16 41 (4.73%) Dashboard Development
17 40 (4.62%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 259 (29.91%) JavaScript
2 240 (27.71%) SQL
3 170 (19.63%) Java
4 146 (16.86%) Python
5 106 (12.24%) R
6 51 (5.89%) C#
7 44 (5.08%) Ruby
8 41 (4.73%) Scala
9 34 (3.93%) T-SQL
10 32 (3.70%) VBA
11 26 (3.00%) PHP
12 16 (1.85%) PowerShell
13 14 (1.62%) C++
14 13 (1.50%) PL/SQL
15 12 (1.39%) Perl
16 10 (1.15%) C
17 8 (0.92%) MATLAB
18 7 (0.81%) Groovy
19 6 (0.69%) Shell Script
20 5 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 77 (8.89%) Degree
2 67 (7.74%) Security Cleared
3 33 (3.81%) SC Cleared
4 21 (2.42%) DV Cleared
5 10 (1.15%) PhD
6 6 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.46%) MCSE
8 3 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.35%) MCITP
9 2 (0.23%) MBA
9 2 (0.23%) CCNA
10 1 (0.12%) ISEB
10 1 (0.12%) CCNP
10 1 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.12%) SAS Certification
10 1 (0.12%) PMP
10 1 (0.12%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.12%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.12%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (1.96%) Data Quality
2 12 (1.39%) QA
3 6 (0.69%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.35%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 3 (0.35%) GCP
4 3 (0.35%) Basel II
4 3 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.23%) SLA
6 1 (0.12%) DICOM
6 1 (0.12%) Basel III
6 1 (0.12%) GxP
System Software
1 22 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.81%) Docker
4 5 (0.58%) VMware Server
5 4 (0.46%) HDFS
5 4 (0.46%) vSphere
5 4 (0.46%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.46%) XenApp
6 3 (0.35%) vCloud
6 3 (0.35%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.12%) KVM
Systems Management
1 49 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
2 45 (5.20%) StatsD
3 10 (1.15%) Kibana
4 9 (1.04%) OPNET
5 4 (0.46%) Puppet
5 4 (0.46%) Oozie
6 3 (0.35%) vMotion
6 3 (0.35%) SCCM
7 2 (0.23%) SCOM
7 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.23%) Ambari
7 2 (0.23%) Check_MK
8 1 (0.12%) logstash
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle EDQ
8 1 (0.12%) Netcool/Proviso
8 1 (0.12%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.12%) Netcool
8 1 (0.12%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 220 (25.40%) Tableau
2 121 (13.97%) Oracle
3 114 (13.16%) Microsoft
4 54 (6.24%) Teradata
5 52 (6.00%) Citrix
6 45 (5.20%) Apigee
6 45 (5.20%) Mashery
7 40 (4.62%) Google
8 31 (3.58%) SAP
9 22 (2.54%) VMware
10 18 (2.08%) IBM
11 17 (1.96%) Cisco
11 17 (1.96%) Adobe
12 14 (1.62%) TIBCO
13 13 (1.50%) Alteryx
14 12 (1.39%) HP
15 11 (1.27%) Cognos
15 11 (1.27%) Facebook
16 10 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
17 8 (0.92%) MicroStrategy
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £280 - £300 per day + expenses for travel when required
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Interview slots available!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per month + all inclusive
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
University of Birmingham
Rate: From £38,511 to £45,954 per annum rising to £51,702 a year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: flexible, highly competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton
iKonnect
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Churchill Frank
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Unspecified flexible, highly competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per hour
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 14 days ago
London
iKonnect
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Venturi
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
East Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago