Period
to 19 April 2018

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 April 2018 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 94 114
Rank change year-on-year -9 +20 +6
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 26 14 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.93% 0.76% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.88% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 16
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% +3.23%
10th Percentile £363 £275 £269
90th Percentile £488 £545 £531
Scotland median daily rate £450 £481 £400
% change year-on-year -6.49% +20.31% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 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 2,450 1,592 2,451
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.19% 86.43% 84.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,476 992 1,318
Edinburgh median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £270
90th Percentile £575 £550 £564
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 22 14
Edinburgh median hourly rate £28.00 £16.93 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.39% -25.58% -28.35%
10th Percentile £14.59 £13.11 £14.13
90th Percentile £119.33 £46.85 £42.43
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £17.39 £33.71
% change year-on-year +20.76% -48.41% +27.81%

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 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visualisation in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, 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 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 13 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
3 12 (46.15%) Banking
4 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (30.77%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 8 (30.77%) Power BI
5 8 (30.77%) Data Lake
6 7 (26.92%) Finance
6 7 (26.92%) HTML
6 7 (26.92%) Java
6 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
6 7 (26.92%) CSS
6 7 (26.92%) Linux
7 6 (23.08%) Python
7 6 (23.08%) GIS
7 6 (23.08%) Scrum
7 6 (23.08%) TDD
7 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
7 6 (23.08%) Hadoop
8 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
8 5 (19.23%) Kanban
8 5 (19.23%) BDD
8 5 (19.23%) PostGIS
8 5 (19.23%) Retail Banking
8 5 (19.23%) Subversion
8 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
8 5 (19.23%) Perl
8 5 (19.23%) Front End Development

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 (19.23%) GeoServer
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.85%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.85%) GitHub
3 1 (3.85%) Google Analytics
3 1 (3.85%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) Data Lake
1 8 (30.77%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 8 (30.77%) Power BI
2 6 (23.08%) GIS
2 6 (23.08%) Hadoop
3 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
3 5 (19.23%) QGIS
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.85%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.85%) Big Data
5 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.85%) QlikView
5 1 (3.85%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 5 (19.23%) Subversion
3 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.85%) Axure RP
4 1 (3.85%) Bower
4 1 (3.85%) DBeaver
4 1 (3.85%) Hudson
4 1 (3.85%) JUnit
4 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
4 1 (3.85%) webpack
General
1 12 (46.15%) Banking
2 7 (26.92%) Finance
3 5 (19.23%) Retail Banking
4 4 (15.38%) Publishing
5 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.85%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Power BI Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Java Developer
5 4 (15.38%) GIS Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Analyst
6 3 (11.54%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (7.69%) Data Scientist
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Data Visualisation Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) HTML Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Junior Data Scientist
8 1 (3.85%) Security Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Splunk Consultant
8 1 (3.85%) Tableau Developer
8 1 (3.85%) UX Prototyper
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) CSS
1 7 (26.92%) HTML
2 5 (19.23%) OpenLayers
2 5 (19.23%) PostGIS
3 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 4 (15.38%) jQuery
3 4 (15.38%) Sass
4 1 (3.85%) Bokeh
4 1 (3.85%) CSS3
4 1 (3.85%) D3.js
4 1 (3.85%) Django
4 1 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (3.85%) Flask
4 1 (3.85%) ggplot
4 1 (3.85%) HTML5
4 1 (3.85%) Java EE
4 1 (3.85%) Node.js
4 1 (3.85%) Seaborn
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Data Structures
1 4 (15.38%) Private Cloud
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.85%) Cyber Kill Chain
4 1 (3.85%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Photography
4 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Unix
3 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (23.08%) Scrum
3 6 (23.08%) TDD
4 5 (19.23%) BDD
4 5 (19.23%) Data Analysis
4 5 (19.23%) Front End Development
4 5 (19.23%) Kanban
5 4 (15.38%) Analytics
6 3 (11.54%) OOD
7 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.69%) Data Science
7 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.69%) Refactoring
7 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.69%) Statistics
8 1 (3.85%) Applied Mathematics
8 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
8 1 (3.85%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (26.92%) Java
2 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 6 (23.08%) Python
4 5 (19.23%) Perl
5 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.85%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) C++
6 1 (3.85%) ES6
6 1 (3.85%) R
6 1 (3.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) CITP
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.85%) PhD
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) GeoWebCache
2 4 (15.38%) Docker
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Kibana
2 1 (3.85%) Ambari
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 4 (15.38%) Teradata
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Splunk
4 1 (3.85%) CA
4 1 (3.85%) Google
4 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.85%) Tableau
4 1 (3.85%) VMware