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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Visualisation
Rank 75 107 96
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -11
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 57 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.07% 0.63% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.41% 2.26% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 6 6
Median daily rate £464 £388 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.67% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £298 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £800
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £40.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-36.19% +114.47%
Visualisation
England

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
769 707 670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.97% 27.67% 28.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 403 375
Median daily rate £375 £350 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 47 58
Median hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £11.00 £11.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.53 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.79%

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 8 December 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Visualisation across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Visualisation Hourly Rate Histogram 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 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +7 19 £463 +55.46% 1
Coventry +2 16 £521 +9.68% 1
Warwickshire - 6 £509 - 3
Worcestershire - 4 £363 -
Staffordshire -3 3 £400 +6.66%
Shropshire - 3 - -
Visualisation
England

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 25 (29.41%) JavaScript
1 25 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 23 (27.06%) Analytics
2 23 (27.06%) CSS
3 22 (25.88%) HTML
3 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (25.88%) Data Visualisation
4 21 (24.71%) Web Development
5 19 (22.35%) Linux
6 18 (21.18%) User Experience
6 18 (21.18%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 17 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 17 (20.00%) Unix
7 17 (20.00%) Mac OS X
7 17 (20.00%) HTTP
7 17 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (20.00%) Data Analysis
7 17 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 16 (18.82%) Web Design
8 16 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (16.47%) R
9 14 (16.47%) OO
10 13 (15.29%) PHP
10 13 (15.29%) Finance
10 13 (15.29%) Tableau
10 13 (15.29%) Security Cleared
10 13 (15.29%) Jenkins
10 13 (15.29%) OO PHP
10 13 (15.29%) Line Management

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 5 (5.88%) SAS
2 1 (1.18%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (3.53%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (3.53%) MS Visio
1 3 (3.53%) Photoshop
1 3 (3.53%) SPSS
2 2 (2.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.53%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.76%) Google Analytics
2 4 (4.71%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.53%) GitHub
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.18%) IaaS
4 1 (1.18%) Office 365
4 1 (1.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.00%) HTTP
2 10 (11.76%) Firewall
3 5 (5.88%) BGP
3 5 (5.88%) BIG-IP
3 5 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (5.88%) OSPF
4 1 (1.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (29.41%) Relational Database
2 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.71%) Big Data
4 4 (4.71%) Hadoop
4 4 (4.71%) Hazelcast
4 4 (4.71%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.53%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.53%) QlikView
6 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.35%) Power BI
6 2 (2.35%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (2.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (2.35%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.18%) Impala
7 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (1.18%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 17 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.29%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.71%) Subversion
4 3 (3.53%) Capybara
4 3 (3.53%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.53%) git-flow
4 3 (3.53%) JUnit
4 3 (3.53%) RSpec
5 1 (1.18%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (15.29%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Automotive
3 8 (9.41%) Marketing
4 3 (3.53%) Retail
5 1 (1.18%) Advertising
5 1 (1.18%) Games
5 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (40.00%) Developer
2 14 (16.47%) Analyst
3 10 (11.76%) Monitoring Specialist
3 10 (11.76%) Network Monitoring Specialist
3 10 (11.76%) Network Specialist
3 10 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 8 (9.41%) Google Analytics Analyst
4 8 (9.41%) PHP Developer
5 7 (8.24%) Architect
5 7 (8.24%) Performance Analyst
5 7 (8.24%) Tableau Developer
6 6 (7.06%) Data Scientist
7 5 (5.88%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.71%) Digital Analyst
8 4 (4.71%) Digital Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Technical Architect
9 3 (3.53%) CRM Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Salesforce Developer
9 3 (3.53%) Senior Salesforce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.06%) CSS
2 22 (25.88%) HTML
3 8 (9.41%) Middleware
4 7 (8.24%) jQuery
4 7 (8.24%) REST
5 4 (4.71%) .NET
5 4 (4.71%) AngularJS
5 4 (4.71%) Hibernate
5 4 (4.71%) J2EE
5 4 (4.71%) Spring
5 4 (4.71%) Spring Boot
6 3 (3.53%) D3.js
6 3 (3.53%) Dropwizard
6 3 (3.53%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (3.53%) Sass
6 3 (3.53%) SOAP
6 3 (3.53%) Symfony
6 3 (3.53%) Visualforce
7 1 (1.18%) MDX
7 1 (1.18%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.18%) Analytical Skills
1 18 (21.18%) User Experience
2 10 (11.76%) Statistics
3 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.53%) Ergonomics
3 3 (3.53%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.35%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (2.35%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.18%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.18%) CMDB
5 1 (1.18%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.18%) Physics
5 1 (1.18%) RIA
5 1 (1.18%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.35%) Linux
2 17 (20.00%) Mac OS X
2 17 (20.00%) Unix
3 4 (4.71%) Windows
3 4 (4.71%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.06%) Analytics
2 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.88%) Data Visualisation
3 21 (24.71%) Web Development
4 17 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 17 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 17 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 16 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (18.82%) Web Design
6 14 (16.47%) OO
7 13 (15.29%) Line Management
7 13 (15.29%) OO PHP
8 12 (14.12%) Mentoring
8 12 (14.12%) Network Monitoring
8 12 (14.12%) Web Analytics
9 10 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (11.76%) ITIL V3
9 10 (11.76%) Network Management
9 10 (11.76%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 14 (16.47%) R
3 13 (15.29%) PHP
4 10 (11.76%) SQL
5 8 (9.41%) Python
6 7 (8.24%) Java
7 3 (3.53%) Ruby
7 3 (3.53%) Scala
8 1 (1.18%) C
8 1 (1.18%) C++
8 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (15.29%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.59%) Degree
3 6 (7.06%) CCNA
3 6 (7.06%) CCNP
3 6 (7.06%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.35%) SAS Certification
6 1 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.18%) PhD
6 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.18%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (10.59%) OPNET
2 1 (1.18%) OpenView
Vendors
1 13 (15.29%) Tableau
2 12 (14.12%) BMC
2 12 (14.12%) Cisco
3 10 (11.76%) Google
3 10 (11.76%) Riverbed
4 9 (10.59%) SolarWinds
5 6 (7.06%) Microsoft
6 5 (5.88%) CheckPoint
6 5 (5.88%) F5
6 5 (5.88%) Fortinet
6 5 (5.88%) Juniper
6 5 (5.88%) Nokia
7 3 (3.53%) Adobe
7 3 (3.53%) Oracle
7 3 (3.53%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.35%) AppDynamics
8 2 (2.35%) Teradata
9 1 (1.18%) Cognizant
9 1 (1.18%) HP
9 1 (1.18%) SAP