Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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.

Visualisation
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 79 81
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2 +8
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 23 23 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.44% 1.51% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 1.86% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 3
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £450 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +51.26% -62.81%
10th Percentile £225 £369 £286
90th Percentile £538 £480 £309
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £456 £400
% change year-on-year -9.59% +14.06% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £26.00 -

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 1294 1239 1037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.13% 81.46% 75.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 801 647
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £231 £250 £230
90th Percentile £525 £550 £503
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 38
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.83 £10.40
90th Percentile £45.35 £31.21 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.40% -9.03% -

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 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visualisation in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Visualisation.

1 19 (82.61%) SQL
1 19 (82.61%) Analytics
2 18 (78.26%) Data Visualisation
3 17 (73.91%) Power BI
3 17 (73.91%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (56.52%) Tableau
5 11 (47.83%) D3.js
5 11 (47.83%) NoSQL
5 11 (47.83%) Spotfire
5 11 (47.83%) QlikView
6 10 (43.48%) Scala
6 10 (43.48%) R
6 10 (43.48%) Data Quality
6 10 (43.48%) GraphQL
6 10 (43.48%) Python
6 10 (43.48%) Information Security
7 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (34.78%) Finance
9 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (30.43%) Data Management
9 7 (30.43%) ETL
10 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
10 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
10 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (26.09%) Mathematics
10 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (21.74%) Use Case
11 5 (21.74%) FMCG
11 5 (21.74%) Degree
11 5 (21.74%) Workflow

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 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (73.91%) Power BI
2 11 (47.83%) NoSQL
2 11 (47.83%) QlikView
2 11 (47.83%) Spotfire
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.35%) OLAP
5 1 (4.35%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (4.35%) Pentaho
5 1 (4.35%) PowerPivot
5 1 (4.35%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Automotive
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Data Scientist
2 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Business Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Python Developer
5 3 (13.04%) R Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Data Visualisation Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Data Visualisation Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (4.35%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) SAS Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) D3.js
2 4 (17.39%) Natural Language Processing
3 2 (8.70%) MDX
4 1 (4.35%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) XHTML
4 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (21.74%) FMCG
3 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
4 3 (13.04%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.35%) Animation
5 1 (4.35%) Photography
5 1 (4.35%) User Experience
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Analytics
2 18 (78.26%) Data Visualisation
3 17 (73.91%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (43.48%) Information Security
5 7 (30.43%) Data Management
5 7 (30.43%) ETL
5 7 (30.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (26.09%) Mathematics
7 5 (21.74%) Use Case
7 5 (21.74%) Workflow
8 4 (17.39%) Business Analytics
8 4 (17.39%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (17.39%) Data Extraction
8 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
8 4 (17.39%) Information Management
8 4 (17.39%) Open Source
8 4 (17.39%) Time Management
9 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
9 2 (8.70%) Machine Learning
9 2 (8.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 10 (43.48%) GraphQL
2 10 (43.48%) Python
2 10 (43.48%) R
2 10 (43.48%) Scala
3 4 (17.39%) C#
3 4 (17.39%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (43.48%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Tableau
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) BT
4 1 (4.35%) Capita