Period
to 19 May 2019

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 19 May 2019 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
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 157 141
Rank change year-on-year +33 -16 +12
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 117 92 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.82% 1.31% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 1.49% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 74 68
City of London median daily rate £494 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.95% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £363 £313 £267
90th Percentile £666 £650 £645
Central London median daily rate £475 £475 £500
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
City of London median hourly rate £49.13 - -
Central London median hourly rate £49.13 - -

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 5,734 6,176 5,427
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 89.04% 88.27% 87.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,406 4,878 4,190
City of London median daily rate £525 £505 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.96% +1.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £340 £334 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 95 44
City of London median hourly rate £21.32 £18.70 £18.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.02% +3.49% -9.65%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.08 £12.79
90th Percentile £56.50 £40.60 £29.77
Central London median hourly rate £21.18 £20.00 £16.46
% change year-on-year +5.90% +21.51% -20.67%

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Visualisation as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visualisation in the City of London

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visualisation in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visualisation in the City of London

Visualisation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualisation in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visualisation in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 May 2019, 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 57 (48.72%) Data Visualisation
2 55 (47.01%) Business Intelligence
3 47 (40.17%) SQL
4 45 (38.46%) Analytics
5 40 (34.19%) Finance
6 37 (31.62%) Power BI
6 37 (31.62%) Power Platform
7 32 (27.35%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (27.35%) SQL Server
7 32 (27.35%) Python
8 25 (21.37%) Microsoft
9 23 (19.66%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (19.66%) Data Science
10 21 (17.95%) Tableau
11 20 (17.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (16.24%) ETL
13 18 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (14.53%) Hadoop
15 16 (13.68%) Microsoft Azure
15 16 (13.68%) Data Modelling
15 16 (13.68%) User Experience
16 15 (12.82%) Oracle
16 15 (12.82%) Banking
16 15 (12.82%) Front Office
16 15 (12.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 14 (11.97%) Git (software)
17 14 (11.97%) Java
17 14 (11.97%) Problem-Solving
18 12 (10.26%) Apache Spark
18 12 (10.26%) Big Data

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 12 (10.26%) Apache Spark
2 7 (5.98%) Apache
3 5 (4.27%) Confluence
4 3 (2.56%) SAS
5 2 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.71%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.85%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.27%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.42%) Sketch
4 2 (1.71%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.71%) AutoCAD
4 2 (1.71%) FreeHand
4 2 (1.71%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.85%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.85%) Marvel
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.85%) UXPin
5 1 (0.85%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) SAP ERP
1 2 (1.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (1.71%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.85%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 37 (31.62%) Power Platform
2 16 (13.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.27%) Google Analytics
4 3 (2.56%) Serverless
5 2 (1.71%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (1.71%) GitHub
6 1 (0.85%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.85%) Firebase
6 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.85%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.85%) Lucidchart
6 1 (0.85%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (31.62%) Power BI
2 32 (27.35%) SQL Server
3 23 (19.66%) Data Warehouse
4 20 (17.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 17 (14.53%) Hadoop
6 15 (12.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (10.26%) Big Data
8 9 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (6.84%) BusinessObjects
9 8 (6.84%) QlikView
9 8 (6.84%) Relational Database
9 8 (6.84%) Spotfire
10 7 (5.98%) MongoDB
11 5 (4.27%) Apache Kudu
11 5 (4.27%) Impala
11 5 (4.27%) NoSQL
11 5 (4.27%) OLAP
11 5 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (3.42%) HBase
12 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (11.97%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.69%) JIRA
3 7 (5.98%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.98%) Subversion
4 6 (5.13%) Maven
4 6 (5.13%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (4.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (4.27%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.27%) FishEye
5 5 (4.27%) jMock
5 5 (4.27%) JUnit
6 2 (1.71%) Axure RP
6 2 (1.71%) Hudson
6 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.85%) Balsamiq
7 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (34.19%) Finance
2 15 (12.82%) Banking
2 15 (12.82%) Front Office
3 6 (5.13%) Marketing
4 3 (2.56%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.71%) Retail
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
6 1 (0.85%) Games
6 1 (0.85%) Law
6 1 (0.85%) Legal
6 1 (0.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (45.30%) Developer
2 22 (18.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 12 (10.26%) Power BI Developer
4 10 (8.55%) Data Engineer
4 10 (8.55%) Designer
5 9 (7.69%) Analyst
6 7 (5.98%) Consultant
6 7 (5.98%) Data Scientist
7 6 (5.13%) Architect
7 6 (5.13%) UX Designer
8 5 (4.27%) Apache Spark Developer
8 5 (4.27%) Data Analyst
8 5 (4.27%) Data Architect
8 5 (4.27%) Data Centre Architect
8 5 (4.27%) Data Visualisation Developer
8 5 (4.27%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (4.27%) Java Developer
8 5 (4.27%) SQL Developer
9 4 (3.42%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (3.42%) SQL BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.98%) HTML
2 6 (5.13%) MDX
2 6 (5.13%) NumPy
2 6 (5.13%) Pandas
3 5 (4.27%) .NET
3 5 (4.27%) CSS
3 5 (4.27%) D3.js
4 4 (3.42%) Kafka
5 3 (2.56%) HTML5
5 3 (2.56%) Natural Language Processing
5 3 (2.56%) Node.js
5 3 (2.56%) Redux
5 3 (2.56%) REST
5 3 (2.56%) RESTful
5 3 (2.56%) SAP XI
5 3 (2.56%) SciPy
5 3 (2.56%) Web Services
6 2 (1.71%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.71%) Velocity
6 2 (1.71%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (13.68%) User Experience
3 7 (5.98%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.42%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.42%) Fintech
5 3 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.71%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.71%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.71%) Marketing Technology
6 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.85%) Industry 4.0
7 1 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.85%) Photography
7 1 (0.85%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.85%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.85%) Tandem
7 1 (0.85%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.84%) Linux
1 8 (6.84%) Unix
2 3 (2.56%) Android
2 3 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.71%) Windows
4 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (48.72%) Data Visualisation
2 55 (47.01%) Business Intelligence
3 45 (38.46%) Analytics
4 32 (27.35%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (19.66%) Data Science
6 19 (16.24%) ETL
7 16 (13.68%) Data Modelling
8 14 (11.97%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (9.40%) Machine Learning
9 11 (9.40%) UML
10 10 (8.55%) Prototyping
11 9 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (6.84%) Computer Science
12 8 (6.84%) Data Analysis
12 8 (6.84%) Data Governance
12 8 (6.84%) Data Management
12 8 (6.84%) Decision-Making
12 8 (6.84%) Performance Tuning
12 8 (6.84%) TDD
13 7 (5.98%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 47 (40.17%) SQL
2 32 (27.35%) Python
3 14 (11.97%) Java
4 11 (9.40%) JavaScript
5 8 (6.84%) C#
5 8 (6.84%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.13%) R
7 5 (4.27%) Java 8
8 4 (3.42%) VBA
9 3 (2.56%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 3 (2.56%) IronPython
10 2 (1.71%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.71%) Kotlin
10 2 (1.71%) Perl
10 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.71%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.85%) C++
11 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (8.55%) Degree
2 3 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.71%) Master's Degree
3 2 (1.71%) PhD
4 1 (0.85%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.85%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.56%) QA
3 1 (0.85%) Basel III
3 1 (0.85%) IFRS
3 1 (0.85%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.85%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (7.69%) Docker
2 5 (4.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 6 (5.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.85%) Ansible
2 1 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.85%) Kibana
2 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 25 (21.37%) Microsoft
2 21 (17.95%) Tableau
3 15 (12.82%) Oracle
4 9 (7.69%) Cognos
5 8 (6.84%) SAP
6 6 (5.13%) Alteryx
7 5 (4.27%) Atlassian
7 5 (4.27%) Google
7 5 (4.27%) Hyperion
7 5 (4.27%) Sybase
8 4 (3.42%) IBM
9 3 (2.56%) Splunk
10 2 (1.71%) Adobe
10 2 (1.71%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.71%) Birst
10 2 (1.71%) Dynatrace
10 2 (1.71%) Logi
10 2 (1.71%) SnapLogic
10 2 (1.71%) Talend
10 2 (1.71%) TIBCO