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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Visualisation over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Visualisation
Rank 99 106 91
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 25 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.93% 0.29% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.63% 1.14% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £340 £568
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -40.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £340 £530
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £340 £606
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £341 £375
% change year-on-year
+31.86% -9.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 - £40.00
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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
688 615 383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.54% 25.73% 21.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 284 175
Average daily rate £358 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £175 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 51 50
Average hourly rate £23.25 £31.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% +65.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £11.00 £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.25 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +1.17%

Visualisation
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Visualisation across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualisation within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 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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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
Shropshire - 13 £400 -
Warwickshire +1 4 £270 -20.58%
Coventry -1 3 £563 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Visualisation
England

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 15 (50.00%) CSS
2 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
3 11 (36.67%) HTML
3 11 (36.67%) Web Development
3 11 (36.67%) Open Source
4 10 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 10 (33.33%) MySQL
5 9 (30.00%) Linux
5 9 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 9 (30.00%) Analytics
6 8 (26.67%) Flot
6 8 (26.67%) D3.js
6 8 (26.67%) Kibana
6 8 (26.67%) Apache
7 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (20.00%) HTTP
8 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
8 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 6 (20.00%) SUSE
8 6 (20.00%) Web Design
8 6 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 6 (20.00%) User Experience
8 6 (20.00%) Microservices
8 6 (20.00%) REST
9 5 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 5 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Miner
9 5 (16.67%) Data Integration
9 5 (16.67%) Visual Analytics
9 5 (16.67%) Mentoring

Visualisation
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 8 (26.67%) Apache
2 5 (16.67%) SAS
3 1 (3.33%) WinCC
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP CRM
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) HTTP
2 4 (13.33%) OSPF
2 4 (13.33%) BGP
2 4 (13.33%) Firewall
2 4 (13.33%) BIG-IP
2 4 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (13.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 10 (33.33%) MySQL
2 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 5 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 5 (16.67%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 5 (16.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
1 3 (10.00%) Legal
1 3 (10.00%) Publishing
2 2 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Website Developer
3 5 (16.67%) SAS Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Consultant
4 4 (13.33%) Web Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Network Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Monitoring Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Monitoring Specialist
6 2 (6.67%) Tableau Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) User Experience Architect
7 1 (3.33%) UX Designer
7 1 (3.33%) Designer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) CSS
2 11 (36.67%) HTML
3 8 (26.67%) Flot
3 8 (26.67%) D3.js
4 6 (20.00%) REST
5 1 (3.33%) WebCenter
5 1 (3.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (3.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Open Source
2 6 (20.00%) User Experience
3 5 (16.67%) Data Integration
4 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.33%) SCADA
5 1 (3.33%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 9 (30.00%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) SUSE
3 5 (16.67%) UNIX
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Web Development
2 9 (30.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (30.00%) Analytics
3 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (20.00%) Web Design
4 6 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (20.00%) Microservices
5 5 (16.67%) Visual Analytics
5 5 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 5 (16.67%) ETL
6 4 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
6 4 (13.33%) Network Management
6 4 (13.33%) Network Architecture
7 3 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (10.00%) Workflow
7 3 (10.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) C
3 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) CCNP
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Kibana
2 4 (13.33%) OPNET
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (13.33%) CheckPoint
2 4 (13.33%) Cisco
2 4 (13.33%) Juniper
2 4 (13.33%) BMC
2 4 (13.33%) Nokia
2 4 (13.33%) F5
2 4 (13.33%) Fortinet
2 4 (13.33%) Riverbed
2 4 (13.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Tableau
4 1 (3.33%) Allen-Bradley
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) Siemens
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle