The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Visualisation in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visualisation over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Visualisation
England / West Midlands
Rank 98 124 108
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -16
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 23 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.97% 0.27% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.50% 1.00% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 5
Median daily rate £400 £338 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -38.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £265 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £498 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £405 £430
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -5.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £95.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £95.00 £33.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+187.87% +112.90%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
658 701 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.67% 26.58% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 418 333
Median daily rate £410 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 29 69
Median hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -45.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%

Visualisation
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Visualisation as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Visualisation Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Visualisation
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Visualisation across the West Midlands region.

Visualisation Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Visualisation
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visualisation across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Visualisation Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Visualisation
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Visualisation across the West Midlands region.

Visualisation Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Visualisation
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualisation within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +2 6 £413 +50.00% 4
Warwickshire - 4 £456 -
Staffordshire -1 3 £400 +6.66%
Coventry - 2 - - 1
Visualisation
England

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Visualisation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Visualisation.

1 28 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 23 (29.87%) Analytics
3 22 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 22 (28.57%) HTML
3 22 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (27.27%) Web Development
5 20 (25.97%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (23.38%) Data Visualisation
6 18 (23.38%) CSS
6 18 (23.38%) Linux
7 16 (20.78%) Unix
7 16 (20.78%) HTTP
7 16 (20.78%) Mac OS X
7 16 (20.78%) Responsive Web Design
7 16 (20.78%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (20.78%) Git (software)
8 15 (19.48%) Configuration Management
8 15 (19.48%) Web Design
9 14 (18.18%) Finance
9 14 (18.18%) OO
10 13 (16.88%) PHP
10 13 (16.88%) SQL
10 13 (16.88%) OO PHP
10 13 (16.88%) Jenkins
11 12 (15.58%) Line Management
11 12 (15.58%) Mentoring
11 12 (15.58%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (15.58%) Marketing
11 12 (15.58%) Data Analysis
11 12 (15.58%) Web Analytics

Visualisation
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.19%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (3.90%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.90%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.60%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.60%) SPSS
4 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.99%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.90%) GitHub
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.78%) HTTP
2 1 (1.30%) BGP
2 1 (1.30%) BIG-IP
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.30%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (1.30%) Firewall
2 1 (1.30%) LDAP
2 1 (1.30%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 8 (10.39%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.79%) QlikView
4 5 (6.49%) Hazelcast
4 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (5.19%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.19%) Power BI
6 3 (3.90%) Big Data
6 3 (3.90%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.90%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.60%) Qlik Sense
7 2 (2.60%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (2.60%) SAS Enterprise Miner
8 1 (1.30%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (20.78%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.88%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.90%) Capybara
3 3 (3.90%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.90%) git-flow
3 3 (3.90%) JUnit
3 3 (3.90%) RSpec
3 3 (3.90%) Subversion
General
1 14 (18.18%) Finance
2 12 (15.58%) Marketing
3 7 (9.09%) Automotive
4 3 (3.90%) Retail
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (45.45%) Developer
2 12 (15.58%) Analyst
2 12 (15.58%) Senior Developer
3 8 (10.39%) Google Analytics Analyst
3 8 (10.39%) Performance Analyst
3 8 (10.39%) PHP Developer
4 6 (7.79%) Architect
4 6 (7.79%) Salesforce Developer
5 5 (6.49%) Java Developer
5 5 (6.49%) Senior Salesforce Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Administrator
6 4 (5.19%) Data Scientist
6 4 (5.19%) Digital Analyst
6 4 (5.19%) Digital Developer
6 4 (5.19%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.19%) Technical Architect
7 3 (3.90%) Consultant
7 3 (3.90%) Network Engineer
7 3 (3.90%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 3 (3.90%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.57%) HTML
2 18 (23.38%) CSS
3 11 (14.29%) jQuery
3 11 (14.29%) REST
4 6 (7.79%) .NET
4 6 (7.79%) SOAP
4 6 (7.79%) Visualforce
5 5 (6.49%) AngularJS
5 5 (6.49%) Hibernate
5 5 (6.49%) J2EE
5 5 (6.49%) Spring
5 5 (6.49%) Spring Boot
6 3 (3.90%) Dropwizard
6 3 (3.90%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (3.90%) Sass
6 3 (3.90%) Symfony
7 1 (1.30%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.30%) Entity Framework
7 1 (1.30%) Middleware
7 1 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.97%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.39%) User Experience
3 7 (9.09%) Statistics
4 3 (3.90%) Ergonomics
4 3 (3.90%) Infotainment
5 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.60%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.60%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (2.60%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.30%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.30%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.30%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.38%) Linux
2 16 (20.78%) Mac OS X
2 16 (20.78%) Unix
3 4 (5.19%) Windows
3 4 (5.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.87%) Analytics
2 22 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (27.27%) Web Development
4 18 (23.38%) Data Visualisation
5 16 (20.78%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (20.78%) Responsive Web Design
6 15 (19.48%) Configuration Management
6 15 (19.48%) Web Design
7 14 (18.18%) OO
8 13 (16.88%) OO PHP
9 12 (15.58%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (15.58%) Data Analysis
9 12 (15.58%) Line Management
9 12 (15.58%) Mentoring
9 12 (15.58%) Web Analytics
10 10 (12.99%) Open Source
11 9 (11.69%) Data Modelling
12 6 (7.79%) Data Analytics
12 6 (7.79%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (7.79%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 13 (16.88%) PHP
2 13 (16.88%) SQL
3 11 (14.29%) R
4 9 (11.69%) Java
5 5 (6.49%) Python
6 3 (3.90%) Ruby
6 3 (3.90%) Scala
7 2 (2.60%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (11.69%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.09%) Degree
3 4 (5.19%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) CCNA
4 2 (2.60%) CCNP
4 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.60%) SAS Certification
5 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.30%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) OpenView
1 1 (1.30%) OPNET
1 1 (1.30%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 10 (12.99%) Google
1 10 (12.99%) Tableau
2 8 (10.39%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (6.49%) Cisco
3 5 (6.49%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.19%) Oracle
5 3 (3.90%) Adobe
5 3 (3.90%) BMC
6 2 (2.60%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.60%) Riverbed
6 2 (2.60%) Teradata
7 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.30%) F5
7 1 (1.30%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.30%) HP
7 1 (1.30%) IBM
7 1 (1.30%) Juniper
7 1 (1.30%) Nokia
7 1 (1.30%) SolarWinds