Period
to 22 April 2019

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 22 April 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 108 97
Rank change year-on-year +20 -11 +25
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 33 25 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.36% 0.89% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 1.02% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 7
Edinburgh median daily rate £349 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.59% -2.63% +18.75%
10th Percentile £299 £363 £275
90th Percentile £485 £488 £545
Scotland median daily rate £450 £450 £481
% change year-on-year - -6.49% +20.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 2,075 2,459 1,608
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 85.81% 87.54% 87.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,118 1,480 999
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £287 £288 £263
90th Percentile £577 £575 £550
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 20 28
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +17.89% +4.40%
10th Percentile £13.00 £14.59 £13.74
90th Percentile £46.63 £119.33 £52.17
Scotland median hourly rate £23.13 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year +10.12% +7.69% -45.83%

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 22 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visualisation in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Visualisation.

1 18 (54.55%) Data Visualisation
2 14 (42.42%) Banking
3 13 (39.39%) Tableau
4 12 (36.36%) Finance
5 10 (30.30%) SQL
6 8 (24.24%) Java
6 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (24.24%) R
6 8 (24.24%) D3.js
6 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (24.24%) Hadoop
7 6 (18.18%) Analytics
7 6 (18.18%) Data Science
7 6 (18.18%) Bokeh
7 6 (18.18%) Data Management
7 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
7 6 (18.18%) Oracle
7 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 6 (18.18%) Python
7 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (15.15%) SAS
8 5 (15.15%) Photoshop
8 5 (15.15%) Creative Thinking
8 5 (15.15%) User Experience
8 5 (15.15%) InVision
8 5 (15.15%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (15.15%) Time Management
9 4 (12.12%) Machine Learning
9 4 (12.12%) Data Munging
9 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 12c

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 5 (15.15%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) InVision
1 5 (15.15%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.06%) GitHub
2 2 (6.06%) IBM Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) Hadoop
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database 12c
3 4 (12.12%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.09%) Power BI
5 2 (6.06%) Big Data
5 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (6.06%) QlikView
6 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 14 (42.42%) Banking
2 12 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (12.12%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Developer
2 5 (15.15%) Designer
2 5 (15.15%) UX Designer
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Data Scientist
4 3 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Junior
4 3 (9.09%) Tableau Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Alteryx Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Junior Data Scientist
5 2 (6.06%) QlikView Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Writer
5 2 (6.06%) UI Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Report Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) D3.js
2 6 (18.18%) Bokeh
3 4 (12.12%) HTML
3 4 (12.12%) JSON
3 4 (12.12%) XML
4 3 (9.09%) REST
5 2 (6.06%) CSS
5 2 (6.06%) ggplot
5 2 (6.06%) HTML5
5 2 (6.06%) JDBC
5 2 (6.06%) Natural Language Processing
5 2 (6.06%) React
5 2 (6.06%) Seaborn
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) User Experience
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Data Visualisation
2 8 (24.24%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.18%) Analytics
3 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 6 (18.18%) Data Management
3 6 (18.18%) Data Science
4 5 (15.15%) Creative Thinking
4 5 (15.15%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (15.15%) Time Management
5 4 (12.12%) Data Ingestion
5 4 (12.12%) Data Modelling
5 4 (12.12%) Data Munging
5 4 (12.12%) ETL
5 4 (12.12%) Machine Learning
5 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
5 4 (12.12%) Statistics
5 4 (12.12%) Visual Analytics
6 2 (6.06%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) R
3 6 (18.18%) Python
4 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
4 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.06%) C#
5 2 (6.06%) C++
5 2 (6.06%) Java 8
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.03%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) PhD
2 2 (6.06%) Postgraduate
3 1 (3.03%) Numerate Degree
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Tableau
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
3 4 (12.12%) Informatica
3 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) Teradata
4 2 (6.06%) Alteryx
4 2 (6.06%) IBM
4 2 (6.06%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (6.06%) SAP
5 1 (3.03%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds