Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Data Visualisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Visualisation over the 6 months to 21 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.

Data Visualization
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 375 374 496
Rank change year-on-year -1 +122 +14
Contract jobs citing Data Visualisation 607 613 408
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.64% 0.63% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.75% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 439 416 249
England median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £325 £292 £299
90th Percentile £650 £625 £650
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 9
England median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £18.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.82% +47.22% -6.60%
10th Percentile £26.00 £10.96 £15.50
90th Percentile £34.60 £50.88 £53.59
UK median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year +1.82% +47.22% -6.60%

Data 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 80294 81883 85035
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.66% 84.16% 81.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 54019 54581 56048
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1877 2118 2511
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.39 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.08% +6.67% +18.42%

Data Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Visualisation in England

Data Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Visualisation in England

Data Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Visualisation in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Visualisation in England

Data Visualisation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Visualisation in England

Data Visualisation
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Visualisation within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +19 411 £500 +11.11% 63
South East -6 68 £425 +13.33% 21
Midlands -17 48 £400 -3.61% 1
North of England +25 41 £568 +55.91% 19
West Midlands +17 32 £413 -6.25%
East of England +7 26 £475 +11.76% 11
Yorkshire -2 26 £610 +71.83% 9
North West +28 17 £610 +68.04% 10
East Midlands -34 16 £400 -1.84% 1
South West -23 11 £388 +6.90% 3
North East +69 10 £610 +16.75%
Data Visualisation
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 England region with a requirement for Data Visualisation.

1 606 (99.84%) Visualisation
2 247 (40.69%) SQL
3 245 (40.36%) Analytics
4 209 (34.43%) Business Intelligence
5 203 (33.44%) Agile Software Development
6 158 (26.03%) Finance
7 154 (25.37%) Tableau
8 153 (25.21%) Analytical Skills
9 142 (23.39%) JavaScript
10 123 (20.26%) R
11 120 (19.77%) Python
12 117 (19.28%) HTML
13 114 (18.78%) CSS
13 114 (18.78%) Big Data
14 113 (18.62%) User Experience
15 105 (17.30%) Data Warehouse
16 100 (16.47%) Data Modelling
17 96 (15.82%) Hadoop
18 92 (15.16%) Machine Learning
19 90 (14.83%) Scrum
20 81 (13.34%) SQL Server
20 81 (13.34%) Power BI
21 79 (13.01%) D3.js
22 77 (12.69%) Microsoft
23 76 (12.52%) Relational Database
24 70 (11.53%) Oracle
25 68 (11.20%) Java
25 68 (11.20%) BusinessObjects
26 66 (10.87%) QlikView
27 64 (10.54%) Degree

Data Visualisation
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 54 (8.90%) Apache Spark
2 53 (8.73%) SAS
3 14 (2.31%) Apache Pig
4 12 (1.98%) JBoss
5 10 (1.65%) Confluence
5 10 (1.65%) WildFly
6 9 (1.48%) Apache Solr
7 6 (0.99%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.66%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.33%) Apache
10 2 (0.33%) CMS
10 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.16%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.16%) Documentum
11 1 (0.16%) Jupyter
Applications
1 63 (10.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (3.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 14 (2.31%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (1.81%) OmniGraffle
4 11 (1.81%) Photoshop
4 11 (1.81%) Spreadsheet
5 10 (1.65%) SPSS
6 8 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (0.66%) InVision
8 3 (0.49%) Stata
9 2 (0.33%) InDesign
9 2 (0.33%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.16%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.49%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.33%) iTrent
2 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.33%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.16%) Primavera
3 1 (0.16%) Relativity
3 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.16%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.16%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 40 (6.59%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (2.80%) Google Analytics
4 9 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
5 8 (1.32%) GitHub
6 7 (1.15%) Amazon EMR
6 7 (1.15%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (1.15%) SaaS
7 5 (0.82%) Adobe Analytics
8 4 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.66%) PaaS
9 2 (0.33%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.33%) Data Lake Analytics
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.16%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.16%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.16%) Firebase
10 1 (0.16%) Google Tag Manager
10 1 (0.16%) IaaS
10 1 (0.16%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.45%) HTTP
2 6 (0.99%) LDAP
3 4 (0.66%) Internet
4 2 (0.33%) Firewall
4 2 (0.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (18.78%) Big Data
2 105 (17.30%) Data Warehouse
3 96 (15.82%) Hadoop
4 81 (13.34%) Power BI
4 81 (13.34%) SQL Server
5 76 (12.52%) Relational Database
6 68 (11.20%) BusinessObjects
7 66 (10.87%) QlikView
8 48 (7.91%) MongoDB
8 48 (7.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 45 (7.41%) NoSQL
10 40 (6.59%) Apache Hive
11 36 (5.93%) Qlik Sense
12 25 (4.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 25 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (3.79%) Data Mining
14 20 (3.29%) OLAP
14 20 (3.29%) RDBMS
15 16 (2.64%) MySQL
15 16 (2.64%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 53 (8.73%) JIRA
2 49 (8.07%) Git (software)
3 19 (3.13%) Subversion
4 16 (2.64%) Axure RP
5 14 (2.31%) ERwin
6 13 (2.14%) Jenkins
7 9 (1.48%) Grunt
8 7 (1.15%) Mocha
9 6 (0.99%) Jasmine
9 6 (0.99%) JUnit
9 6 (0.99%) Mockito
10 5 (0.82%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (0.82%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.49%) Crashlytics
13 2 (0.33%) ProC
13 2 (0.33%) QUnit
13 2 (0.33%) Selenium
14 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 158 (26.03%) Finance
2 59 (9.72%) Banking
3 58 (9.56%) Marketing
4 33 (5.44%) Telecoms
5 24 (3.95%) Retail
6 16 (2.64%) Electronics
6 16 (2.64%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.47%) Legal
8 14 (2.31%) Publishing
9 12 (1.98%) Front Office
10 9 (1.48%) Games
11 7 (1.15%) Law
11 7 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.99%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.82%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.66%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.49%) Automotive
16 2 (0.33%) Local Government
16 2 (0.33%) Music Industry
17 1 (0.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 189 (31.14%) Developer
2 141 (23.23%) Analyst
3 76 (12.52%) Designer
4 57 (9.39%) Data Analyst
5 53 (8.73%) Data Scientist
6 44 (7.25%) Business Analyst
7 42 (6.92%) UX Designer
8 41 (6.75%) Architect
9 38 (6.26%) JavaScript Developer
10 30 (4.94%) Data Architect
10 30 (4.94%) UI Designer
11 27 (4.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 26 (4.28%) Consultant
13 25 (4.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 25 (4.12%) Visual Designer
14 24 (3.95%) Data Engineer
15 23 (3.79%) Angular Developer
15 23 (3.79%) Senior Designer
16 22 (3.62%) Business Intelligence Analyst
17 21 (3.46%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (19.28%) HTML
2 114 (18.78%) CSS
3 79 (13.01%) D3.js
4 51 (8.40%) AngularJS
5 42 (6.92%) Web Services
6 40 (6.59%) JSON
7 38 (6.26%) HTML5
8 22 (3.62%) CSS3
9 21 (3.46%) Natural Language Processing
9 21 (3.46%) React
10 19 (3.13%) Highcharts JS
11 17 (2.80%) JMS
11 17 (2.80%) Node.js
12 16 (2.64%) Angular 2
12 16 (2.64%) XML
13 15 (2.47%) Hibernate
13 15 (2.47%) jQuery
13 15 (2.47%) Spring
14 14 (2.31%) JPA
15 13 (2.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 153 (25.21%) Analytical Skills
2 113 (18.62%) User Experience
3 40 (6.59%) Management Information System
4 39 (6.43%) Algorithms
5 38 (6.26%) Computer Science
6 28 (4.61%) Fintech
7 18 (2.97%) Data Structures
8 17 (2.80%) Graphic Design
9 15 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (2.47%) Mobile App
10 9 (1.48%) Replication
11 8 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
11 8 (1.32%) Hedge funds
12 7 (1.15%) FMCG
13 6 (0.99%) Reference Data
13 6 (0.99%) Taxonomies
14 5 (0.82%) Fixed Income
14 5 (0.82%) NHS
15 4 (0.66%) Mashup
15 4 (0.66%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (6.10%) Unix
2 36 (5.93%) Linux
3 15 (2.47%) Mac OS X
4 9 (1.48%) CentOS
4 9 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 606 (99.84%) Visualisation
2 245 (40.36%) Analytics
3 209 (34.43%) Business Intelligence
4 203 (33.44%) Agile Software Development
5 100 (16.47%) Data Modelling
6 92 (15.16%) Machine Learning
7 90 (14.83%) Scrum
8 63 (10.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 62 (10.21%) ETL
10 59 (9.72%) Data Management
11 57 (9.39%) Data Analytics
12 50 (8.24%) Data Analysis
13 49 (8.07%) Web Development
14 45 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
15 44 (7.25%) Kanban
16 42 (6.92%) Business Analysis
17 39 (6.43%) Wireframes
18 38 (6.26%) Statistics
19 37 (6.10%) Dashboard Development
20 36 (5.93%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 247 (40.69%) SQL
2 142 (23.39%) JavaScript
3 123 (20.26%) R
4 120 (19.77%) Python
5 68 (11.20%) Java
6 49 (8.07%) Scala
7 31 (5.11%) C#
8 21 (3.46%) T-SQL
9 17 (2.80%) VBA
10 13 (2.14%) ES6
11 11 (1.81%) Perl
11 11 (1.81%) PHP
12 10 (1.65%) GraphQL
12 10 (1.65%) Ruby
12 10 (1.65%) Shell Script
13 9 (1.48%) Bash Shell
13 9 (1.48%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 9 (1.48%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.32%) MATLAB
15 7 (1.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 64 (10.54%) Degree
2 33 (5.44%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.95%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.65%) Numerate Degree
6 5 (0.82%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.66%) Master's Degree
8 3 (0.49%) APMG
8 3 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
9 2 (0.33%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.33%) IIBA
9 2 (0.33%) ISEB
9 2 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.33%) Postgraduate
10 1 (0.16%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.16%) PhD
10 1 (0.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (7.08%) Data Quality
2 31 (5.11%) QA
3 8 (1.32%) Actionable Recommendations
4 3 (0.49%) GDPR
4 3 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (0.49%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.49%) PMO
5 2 (0.33%) IFRS
5 2 (0.33%) IFRS 9
5 2 (0.33%) MiFID
6 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.16%) GCP
6 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (1.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (1.48%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (0.66%) Mesos
3 3 (0.49%) Kibana
3 3 (0.49%) Rundeck
4 2 (0.33%) Puppet
5 1 (0.16%) Ambari
5 1 (0.16%) Ansible
Vendors
1 154 (25.37%) Tableau
2 77 (12.69%) Microsoft
3 70 (11.53%) Oracle
4 52 (8.57%) SAP
5 44 (7.25%) Adobe
6 30 (4.94%) Google
7 20 (3.29%) Informatica
8 18 (2.97%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.32%) Teradata
10 7 (1.15%) Alteryx
10 7 (1.15%) Hortonworks
11 6 (0.99%) CA
11 6 (0.99%) IBM
12 5 (0.82%) InterSystems
12 5 (0.82%) Sencha
12 5 (0.82%) Talend
13 4 (0.66%) Datameer
13 4 (0.66%) iManage
13 4 (0.66%) Vertica
13 4 (0.66%) Workday