Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 106 115 107
Rank change year-on-year +9 -8 +13
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 28 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.97% 0.42% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.50% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 15
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% -
10th Percentile £356 £393 £355
90th Percentile £523 £583 £538
Scotland median daily rate £438 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2435 1792 2666
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.23% 84.01% 83.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1424 1026 1379
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £263
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 21
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.75 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.33% +3.84% +20.61%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £37.52 £46.69 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.61
% change year-on-year +16.67% -18.00% +17.75%

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Visualisation in Edinburgh

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visualisation in Edinburgh

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visualisation in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visualisation in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Visualisation.

1 20 (71.43%) Analytics
2 16 (57.14%) SQL
3 10 (35.71%) Data Analysis
4 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (28.57%) Finance
6 7 (25.00%) Python
7 6 (21.43%) SAS
7 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 6 (21.43%) Project Management
7 6 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
7 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (17.86%) Tableau
8 5 (17.86%) DevOps
8 5 (17.86%) Google Analytics
8 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (17.86%) BDD
8 5 (17.86%) Google
8 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
8 5 (17.86%) ETL
8 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
9 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (14.29%) Big Data
9 4 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
9 4 (14.29%) Data Analytics
10 3 (10.71%) Business Process Modelling
10 3 (10.71%) API Design
10 3 (10.71%) SAS EBI
10 3 (10.71%) Digital Analytics
10 3 (10.71%) Big Data Analytics

Visualisation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 6 (21.43%) SAS
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) Big Data
2 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
3 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (10.71%) SAS EBI
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.57%) Base SAS
4 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (3.57%) Data Lake
4 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.57%) GIS
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.57%) Power BI
4 1 (3.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (3.57%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (3.57%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (3.57%) Spatial Data
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
1 2 (7.14%) NUnit
1 2 (7.14%) Redmine
1 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Analytics Developer
4 4 (14.29%) SAS Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Digital Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Digital Analytics Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Digital Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Digital Performance Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Performance Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Tableau Developer
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Customer Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Data Scientist
7 1 (3.57%) Cognos Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Release Manager
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Visual Analytics Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) D3.js
1 3 (10.71%) NumPy
1 3 (10.71%) Pandas
1 3 (10.71%) RESTful
2 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (7.14%) CSS
2 2 (7.14%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) JSON
2 2 (7.14%) LESS
2 2 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (7.14%) WCF
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
2 2 (7.14%) WinForms
2 2 (7.14%) WPF
2 2 (7.14%) XML
2 2 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.57%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Analytics
2 10 (35.71%) Data Analysis
3 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
4 6 (21.43%) Project Management
5 5 (17.86%) BDD
5 5 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (17.86%) Data Modelling
5 5 (17.86%) DevOps
5 5 (17.86%) ETL
6 4 (14.29%) Data Analytics
6 4 (14.29%) Statistical Modelling
7 3 (10.71%) Big Data Analytics
7 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.71%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (10.71%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Predictive Modelling
7 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.71%) TDD
7 3 (10.71%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) Python
3 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.86%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.14%) C#
6 2 (7.14%) R
7 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.57%) SAS Macro
7 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Numerate Degree
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.57%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) BS7666
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Docker
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Ansible
1 3 (10.71%) Kibana
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Google
1 5 (17.86%) Tableau
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Pega
2 3 (10.71%) VMware
3 2 (7.14%) Cognos
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) Alteryx
4 1 (3.57%) SAP