Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 80 81
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1 +8
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 9 17 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.67% 1.16% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.35% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 17
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £538 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.23% +19.44% -10.00%
10th Percentile £345 £300 £313
90th Percentile £391 £700 £650
North West median daily rate £610 £469 £456
% change year-on-year +30.13% +2.74% -6.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £19.50 £12.98 £57.75
% change year-on-year +50.23% -77.52% +305.26%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1125 1257 1752
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 83.77% 86.04% 84.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 805 901 1155
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £263 £249 £275
90th Percentile £619 £613 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 31 57
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.63 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.76% +12.14% -2.94%
10th Percentile £11.03 £13.00 £12.74
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.75 £35.00
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +69.56%

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Visualisation in Cheshire

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visualisation in Cheshire

Visualisation
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualisation within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +10 2 £375 -7.98% 2
Knutsford - 2 £388 - 1
Warrington +7 1 £360 -45.66% 1
Crewe - 1 £335 -
Visualisation
North West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Visualisation.

1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (44.44%) RAD
2 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 4 (44.44%) QlikView
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (33.33%) COM
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Wireframes
4 2 (22.22%) User Experience
5 1 (11.11%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (11.11%) Axure RP
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (11.11%) Data Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

Visualisation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (11.11%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
1 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (44.44%) QlikView
3 1 (11.11%) Data Mart
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) Power BI
3 1 (11.11%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Business Developer
2 3 (33.33%) QlikView Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Lead UX Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft BI Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Project Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Project Controller
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Controller
4 1 (11.11%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior UX Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (11.11%) Graphic Design
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (44.44%) RAD
3 3 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Wireframes
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
5 1 (11.11%) Infographics
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Adobe
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com