Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 78 88
Rank change year-on-year -13 +10 +6
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 10 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.68% 1.13% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.36% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 13
Birmingham median daily rate £410 £369 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.19% -16.19% -
10th Percentile £312 £225 £364
90th Percentile £491 £425 £479
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £406 £445
% change year-on-year +7.69% -8.71% +11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham 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 1,206 1,176 1,304
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.93% 82.88% 83.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 818 848 883
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £395 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.43% +1.94% +6.16%
10th Percentile £227 £250 £244
90th Percentile £560 £525 £549
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 19 32
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.88 £14.63 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.71% -5.65% -31.11%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.00 £10.80
90th Percentile £22.85 £45.35 £38.60
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £22.25 £18.14
% change year-on-year -32.58% +22.67% -17.56%

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Visualisation in Birmingham

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Visualisation in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Visualisation in Birmingham

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visualisation in Birmingham over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visualisation in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 (90.00%) Tableau
2 8 (80.00%) Data Visualisation
3 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (60.00%) Power BI
5 5 (50.00%) Analytics
5 5 (50.00%) Finance
5 5 (50.00%) QlikView
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) Banking
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
7 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) Oracle
7 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (30.00%) Apache Hive
7 3 (30.00%) Big Data
7 3 (30.00%) Spotfire
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (30.00%) Ambari
7 3 (30.00%) Impala
7 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (20.00%) Master Data Management
8 2 (20.00%) IaaS
8 2 (20.00%) Decision-Making
8 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System

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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) IaaS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (60.00%) Power BI
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (50.00%) QlikView
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (30.00%) Apache Hive
5 3 (30.00%) Big Data
5 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (30.00%) Impala
5 3 (30.00%) Spotfire
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (20.00%) Data Mining
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (10.00%) OLAP
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Development DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Insight Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Tableau Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) FMCG
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Data Visualisation
2 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (50.00%) Analytics
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) Business Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
6 2 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
6 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) Decision-Making
6 2 (20.00%) ETL
6 2 (20.00%) Master Data Management
6 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) Workflow
7 1 (10.00%) Data-Driven Decision Making
7 1 (10.00%) ETL Development
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Measurement
7 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (10.00%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Ambari
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Tableau
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Alteryx
3 1 (10.00%) GoldenSource