Period
to 28 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 28 October 2021 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 66 86 137
Rank change year-on-year +20 +51 -22
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 127 33 102
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 3.25% 1.84% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 2.05% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 26 63
10th Percentile £415 £354 £325
25th Percentile " £463 £414
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £584 £550 £597
90th Percentile £675 £613 £725
Central London median daily rate £505 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +6.32% -5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
10th Percentile £33.83 " £25.39
25th Percentile £38.06 £37.75 £31.72
Median hourly rate £46.25 £38.50 £44.57
Median % change year-on-year +20.13% -13.61% -
75th Percentile £54.56 £39.25 £47.99
90th Percentile £58.88 " £48.67
Central London median hourly rate £46.25 £38.50 £44.57
% change year-on-year +20.13% -13.61% -

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,565 1,606 5,405
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.13% 89.32% 90.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,711 1,201 4,318
10th Percentile £364 £313 £325
25th Percentile £463 £413 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +3.96%
75th Percentile £650 £600 £600
90th Percentile £750 £675 £680
Central London median daily rate £550 £523 £513
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.95% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 31 61
10th Percentile £15.14 £15.00 £12.00
25th Percentile £20.94 £18.75 £12.76
Median hourly rate £32.20 £32.00 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year +0.63% +68.42% +1.60%
75th Percentile £42.38 £43.00 £26.00
90th Percentile £62.65 £47.75 £49.31
Central London median hourly rate £32.45 £30.95 £20.42
% change year-on-year +4.86% +51.58% +9.17%

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Visualisation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Visualisation in the City of London

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Visualisation in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Visualisation in the City of London

Visualisation
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Visualisation in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Visualisation in the City of London

Visualisation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Visualisation in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for Visualisation in the City of London

Visualisation
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Visualisation in the City of London over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Visualisation in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Visualisation.

1 90 (70.87%) SQL
2 84 (66.14%) Data Visualisation
3 71 (55.91%) Analytics
3 71 (55.91%) Business Intelligence
4 51 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (39.37%) Power Platform
6 49 (38.58%) Power BI
6 49 (38.58%) QlikView
7 48 (37.80%) Social Skills
8 45 (35.43%) Finance
9 43 (33.86%) Python
10 36 (28.35%) User Stories
10 36 (28.35%) Insurtech
10 36 (28.35%) Backlog Prioritisation
11 35 (27.56%) Qlik Sense
11 35 (27.56%) Analytical Skills
11 35 (27.56%) Software Testing
11 35 (27.56%) Software Engineering
12 34 (26.77%) Release Management
12 34 (26.77%) Backlog Management
13 33 (25.98%) Data Science
13 33 (25.98%) Tableau
14 27 (21.26%) Degree
14 27 (21.26%) Stakeholder Management
14 27 (21.26%) Problem-Solving
15 26 (20.47%) R
16 25 (19.69%) Microsoft Excel
16 25 (19.69%) Data Warehouse
17 24 (18.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
18 23 (18.11%) Statistics

Visualisation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 15 (11.81%) Apache Spark
2 14 (11.02%) Jupyter
3 2 (1.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.79%) Apache
4 1 (0.79%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 25 (19.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (18.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (8.66%) Adobe Illustrator
3 11 (8.66%) InDesign
4 10 (7.87%) Photoshop
5 4 (3.15%) Figma
6 2 (1.57%) InVision
7 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.79%) Sketch
7 1 (0.79%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 50 (39.37%) Power Platform
2 16 (12.60%) Azure
3 10 (7.87%) AWS
4 9 (7.09%) Collibra
5 7 (5.51%) GCP
6 5 (3.94%) Snowflake
7 4 (3.15%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 4 (3.15%) Azure Data Factory
7 4 (3.15%) Azure Synapse Analytics
7 4 (3.15%) GitHub
7 4 (3.15%) Matillion
8 3 (2.36%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (2.36%) Datadog
8 3 (2.36%) PowerApps
9 2 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.57%) Google Data Studio
9 2 (1.57%) IaaS
9 2 (1.57%) OpenShift
9 2 (1.57%) PaaS
10 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.79%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (38.58%) Power BI
1 49 (38.58%) QlikView
2 35 (27.56%) Qlik Sense
3 33 (25.98%) Tableau
4 25 (19.69%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (11.02%) Big Data
6 11 (8.66%) Hadoop
7 10 (7.87%) NoSQL
8 6 (4.72%) Data Lake
8 6 (4.72%) Relational Database
8 6 (4.72%) SQL Server
8 6 (4.72%) Tableau Desktop
9 5 (3.94%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (3.94%) BigQuery
10 4 (3.15%) Data Mining
10 4 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (2.36%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (2.36%) DB2
11 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.15%) JIRA
3 1 (0.79%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.79%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.79%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.79%) Cypress.io
3 1 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.79%) Subversion
General
1 48 (37.80%) Social Skills
2 45 (35.43%) Finance
3 35 (27.56%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (12.60%) Marketing
4 16 (12.60%) Presentation Skills
5 6 (4.72%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.15%) Retail
7 3 (2.36%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.57%) Advertising
8 2 (1.57%) Banking
8 2 (1.57%) Legal
8 2 (1.57%) Organisational Skills
8 2 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.79%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 46 (36.22%) Analyst
2 36 (28.35%) Business Analyst
2 36 (28.35%) Data Business Analyst
3 35 (27.56%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 35 (27.56%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 34 (26.77%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 26 (20.47%) SQL Analyst
5 26 (20.47%) SQL Data Analyst
6 21 (16.54%) Data Scientist
7 14 (11.02%) Data Engineer
7 14 (11.02%) Designer
8 10 (7.87%) Artworker
8 10 (7.87%) Data Analyst
9 9 (7.09%) Developer
10 5 (3.94%) Architect
10 5 (3.94%) Senior Data Scientist
11 3 (2.36%) Azure Engineer
11 3 (2.36%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 3 (2.36%) Power BI Developer
11 3 (2.36%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.02%) D3.js
2 13 (10.24%) Shiny
3 3 (2.36%) Node.js
3 3 (2.36%) Pandas
3 3 (2.36%) Spring
4 2 (1.57%) NumPy
4 2 (1.57%) RESTful
4 2 (1.57%) Web Services
5 1 (0.79%) .NET
5 1 (0.79%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.79%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.79%) Kafka
5 1 (0.79%) Matplotlib
5 1 (0.79%) NgRx
5 1 (0.79%) pytest
5 1 (0.79%) PyTorch
5 1 (0.79%) React
5 1 (0.79%) RxJS
5 1 (0.79%) SciPy
5 1 (0.79%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.96%) Algorithms
2 14 (11.02%) Social Media
3 13 (10.24%) Management Information System
4 10 (7.87%) Animation
5 9 (7.09%) User Experience
6 3 (2.36%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.57%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.57%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.57%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.79%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.79%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.79%) FMCG
8 1 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.79%) Legacy Systems
8 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.79%) New Media
8 1 (0.79%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.79%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (66.14%) Data Visualisation
2 71 (55.91%) Analytics
2 71 (55.91%) Business Intelligence
3 51 (40.16%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (28.35%) Backlog Prioritisation
4 36 (28.35%) Insurtech
4 36 (28.35%) User Stories
5 35 (27.56%) Software Engineering
5 35 (27.56%) Software Testing
6 34 (26.77%) Backlog Management
6 34 (26.77%) Release Management
7 33 (25.98%) Data Science
8 27 (21.26%) Problem-Solving
8 27 (21.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 23 (18.11%) Decision-Making
9 23 (18.11%) Mathematics
9 23 (18.11%) Statistics
10 22 (17.32%) Data Analysis
11 21 (16.54%) Machine Learning
12 19 (14.96%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 90 (70.87%) SQL
2 43 (33.86%) Python
3 26 (20.47%) R
4 14 (11.02%) VBA
5 13 (10.24%) Java
6 5 (3.94%) C
6 5 (3.94%) C#
6 5 (3.94%) C++
6 5 (3.94%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.94%) Scala
7 4 (3.15%) PHP
7 4 (3.15%) TypeScript
8 3 (2.36%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.79%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.79%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (21.26%) Degree
2 3 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.79%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.79%) PMP
4 1 (0.79%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.72%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.36%) GDPR
2 3 (2.36%) PMO
2 3 (2.36%) QA
3 2 (1.57%) IFRS
4 1 (0.79%) Accessibility
System Software
1 2 (1.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 21 (16.54%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.81%) Alteryx
3 14 (11.02%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (8.66%) Adobe
5 7 (5.51%) Oracle
6 6 (4.72%) Google
7 4 (3.15%) Databricks
8 3 (2.36%) Anaplan
8 3 (2.36%) AppDynamics
9 2 (1.57%) Openreach
9 2 (1.57%) SAP
9 2 (1.57%) Splunk
10 1 (0.79%) Dataiku
10 1 (0.79%) ServiceNow