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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Visualisation
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 65 86 82
Rank change year-on-year +21 -4  
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 7 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.79% 0.59% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.71% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
Median daily rate £465 £309 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.60% -20.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £401 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £423 £450
% change year-on-year -2.95% -6.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £44.96 £25.50
% change year-on-year -5.51% +76.29%  

Visualisation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 746 1259 1133
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 84.68% 82.77% 81.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 702 636
Median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 11
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.26% -45.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £14.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.58 £39.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Visualisation as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visualisation in Edinburgh

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 5 (50.00%) ETL
2 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (30.00%) Ontologies
3 3 (30.00%) Teradata
3 3 (30.00%) SAS
3 3 (30.00%) Cloudera
4 2 (20.00%) Master Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Taxonomies
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) OLAP
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Moodle
5 1 (10.00%) Blackboard
5 1 (10.00%) Scala
5 1 (10.00%) Degree

Visualisation
Top Related 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 3 (30.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) Moodle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (20.00%) OLAP
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data
4 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (10.00%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (10.00%) GIS
4 1 (10.00%) QGIS
4 1 (10.00%) QlikView
4 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (10.00%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
1 2 (20.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Designer
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Data Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modeller
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Report Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Modeller
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management Officer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) PostGIS
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) Taxonomies
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ETL
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Data Visualisation
3 3 (30.00%) Ontologies
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Master Data Management
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Actionable Insight
5 1 (10.00%) BDD
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Information Management
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Cloudera
1 3 (30.00%) Teradata
2 1 (10.00%) Blackboard
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Tableau