Period
to 10 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Visualisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Visualisation over the 6 months to 10 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Visualization
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
10 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 38 86 93
Rank change year-on-year +48 +7 -12
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 14 10 13
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.46% 0.72% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 0.85% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 13
Median daily rate £400 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.66% +9.33%
West Midlands median daily rate £430 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +1.18% +3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

Visualisation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 480 1,181 1,295
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 84.21% 84.60% 82.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 817 875
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £228 £250 £253
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £441 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.00% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 25 48
Median hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £14.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +94.44% +21.01% +4.64%
10th Percentile £12.75 £10.63 £8.39
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate £20.57 £25.43 £15.00
% change year-on-year -19.10% +69.50% -28.57%

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Visualisation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Visualisation in Birmingham

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Visualisation in Birmingham.

Daily rate trend for Visualisation in Birmingham

Visualisation
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Visualisation in Birmingham over the 6 months to 10 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Visualisation in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Visualisation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Visualisation.

1 9 (64.29%) Data Visualisation
2 7 (50.00%) Python
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 5 (35.71%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) HTTPS
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) Machine Learning
3 5 (35.71%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (35.71%) REST
3 5 (35.71%) Spring
3 5 (35.71%) Google
3 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
3 5 (35.71%) Analytics
3 5 (35.71%) User Experience
3 5 (35.71%) SDLC
3 5 (35.71%) Data Science
3 5 (35.71%) Public Sector
4 4 (28.57%) GCP
4 4 (28.57%) Kubernetes
4 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) MySQL
5 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills

Visualisation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (14.29%) Jupyter
1 2 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
2 1 (7.14%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (14.29%) SPSS
1 2 (14.29%) Stata
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) GCP
2 1 (7.14%) Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) Logic Apps
2 1 (7.14%) Power Automate
2 1 (7.14%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) MySQL
2 4 (28.57%) NoSQL
3 2 (14.29%) Big Data
3 2 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (7.14%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (7.14%) GIS
4 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 1 (7.14%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (35.71%) Public Sector
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Data Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) SAS Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Data Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Scientist
4 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Tableau Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
1 5 (35.71%) REST
1 5 (35.71%) Spring
2 2 (14.29%) Matplotlib
3 1 (7.14%) Kafka
3 1 (7.14%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Data Structures
3 2 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (7.14%) Algorithms
4 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Data Visualisation
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Analytics
2 5 (35.71%) Data Science
2 5 (35.71%) Machine Learning
2 5 (35.71%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (35.71%) SDLC
2 5 (35.71%) Web Application Development
3 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Data Modelling
4 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 2 (14.29%) Decision-Making
5 2 (14.29%) ETL
5 2 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Statistics
5 2 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Cloudera
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Tableau
2 1 (7.14%) Talend