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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Visualisation
Rank 122 108 117
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 28 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.85% 0.40% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.08% 1.44% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 0
Median daily rate £406 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £36.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £57.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-51.51% +162.50%
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
910 696 714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.74% 28.16% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 561 413 345
Median daily rate £395 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 66 61
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.30 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.29% -17.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.70 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.29 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+16.64% +2.88%

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 25 August 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
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 25 August 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
Shropshire - 9 £600 -
Warwickshire -5 6 £238 -47.22%
Birmingham -10 4 £375 - 6
Worcestershire - 2 £320 -
Coventry -16 1 £600 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Visualisation
England

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 19 (41.30%) Business Intelligence
2 18 (39.13%) Tableau
3 15 (32.61%) User Experience
4 14 (30.43%) Network Monitoring
4 14 (30.43%) Cisco
4 14 (30.43%) BMC
5 13 (28.26%) ITIL
5 13 (28.26%) Firewall
5 13 (28.26%) ITIL V3
5 13 (28.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (28.26%) Data Visualisation
5 13 (28.26%) Network Management
5 13 (28.26%) Riverbed
6 12 (26.09%) SolarWinds
6 12 (26.09%) OPNET
7 11 (23.91%) Data Analysis
8 9 (19.57%) Middleware
8 9 (19.57%) CSS
9 8 (17.39%) SAP
9 8 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (17.39%) CheckPoint
9 8 (17.39%) OSPF
9 8 (17.39%) BGP
9 8 (17.39%) Juniper
9 8 (17.39%) Nokia
9 8 (17.39%) BIG-IP
9 8 (17.39%) Fortinet
9 8 (17.39%) Load Balancing
9 8 (17.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 8 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus

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 (8.70%) SAS
2 1 (2.17%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) SPSS
2 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) FastStats
2 1 (2.17%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (4.35%) SaaS
2 2 (4.35%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.17%) IaaS
3 1 (2.17%) Office 365
3 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) Firewall
2 8 (17.39%) BGP
2 8 (17.39%) BIG-IP
2 8 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (17.39%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 8 (17.39%) OSPF
3 1 (2.17%) HTTP
3 1 (2.17%) SAN
3 1 (2.17%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (15.22%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (15.22%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.70%) Big Data
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 3 (6.52%) QlikView
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.35%) OLAP
5 2 (4.35%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (4.35%) Power BI
5 2 (4.35%) Roambi
5 2 (4.35%) SAP BI
5 2 (4.35%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 2 (4.35%) Spotfire
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.35%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
1 1 (2.17%) Subversion
1 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (10.87%) Automotive
2 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.35%) Finance
4 1 (2.17%) Advertising
4 1 (2.17%) Games
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Developer
2 12 (26.09%) Monitoring Specialist
2 12 (26.09%) Network Monitoring Specialist
2 12 (26.09%) Network Specialist
3 7 (15.22%) Tableau Developer
4 6 (13.04%) Consultant
5 5 (10.87%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Business Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Network Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) CRM Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Data Scientist
8 2 (4.35%) HR Manager
8 2 (4.35%) Monitoring Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Network Monitoring Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Research Scientist
8 2 (4.35%) Tableau Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) CSS
1 9 (19.57%) Middleware
2 2 (4.35%) D3.js
2 2 (4.35%) MDX
3 1 (2.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) User Experience
2 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.87%) Statistics
4 3 (6.52%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.17%) CMDB
6 1 (2.17%) Economics
6 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.17%) Physics
6 1 (2.17%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
1 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
1 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (30.43%) Network Monitoring
3 13 (28.26%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (28.26%) Data Visualisation
3 13 (28.26%) ITIL
3 13 (28.26%) ITIL V3
3 13 (28.26%) Network Management
4 11 (23.91%) Data Analysis
5 8 (17.39%) Load Balancing
5 8 (17.39%) Network Architecture
6 7 (15.22%) Dashboard Development
6 7 (15.22%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.04%) Analytics
7 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
8 5 (10.87%) ETL
8 5 (10.87%) Project Management
9 3 (6.52%) Data Management
9 3 (6.52%) Dimensional Modelling
9 3 (6.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) Python
2 3 (6.52%) R
2 3 (6.52%) VBA
3 1 (2.17%) C
3 1 (2.17%) C++
3 1 (2.17%) Java
3 1 (2.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) CCNA
1 7 (15.22%) CCNP
1 7 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.35%) GCP
1 2 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) OPNET
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) Tableau
2 14 (30.43%) BMC
2 14 (30.43%) Cisco
3 13 (28.26%) Riverbed
4 12 (26.09%) SolarWinds
5 8 (17.39%) CheckPoint
5 8 (17.39%) F5
5 8 (17.39%) Fortinet
5 8 (17.39%) Juniper
5 8 (17.39%) Nokia
5 8 (17.39%) SAP
6 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
7 4 (8.70%) Oracle
8 3 (6.52%) IBM
9 2 (4.35%) Cognos
9 2 (4.35%) Google
9 2 (4.35%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (4.35%) TIBCO
10 1 (2.17%) AppDynamics
10 1 (2.17%) Cognizant