Period
to 30 May 2020

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 30 May 2020 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
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 244 298 385
Rank change year-on-year +54 +87 -40
Contract jobs citing Data Visualisation 421 734 585
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.01% 0.88% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.01% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 532 410
Median daily rate £450 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% - -
10th Percentile £312 £338 £313
90th Percentile £588 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £440 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -7.37% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 18
Median hourly rate £46.75 £44.57 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.90% +18.84% -11.71%
10th Percentile £33.58 £22.39 £30.48
90th Percentile £65.89 £63.25 £41.50
UK median hourly rate £46.75 £49.13 £37.50
% change year-on-year -4.84% +31.01% -11.71%

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 35,665 72,727 80,437
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.77% 87.59% 87.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,815 48,363 53,394
Median daily rate £475 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £300 £306 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,178 1,891 2,131
Median hourly rate £28.75 £25.00 £22.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +11.51% -12.08%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £11.18
90th Percentile £53.08 £52.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate £30.00 £24.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year +21.21% +12.50% -15.38%

Data Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Visualisation in England

Data Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Visualisation in England.

Daily rate trend for Data Visualisation in England

Data Visualisation
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Visualisation in England over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Data Visualisation in England

Data Visualisation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Data Visualisation in England.

Hourly rate trend for Data Visualisation in England

Data Visualisation
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Data Visualisation in England over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Hourly rate histogram 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 30 May 2020. 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 +28 234 £450 -5.26% 23
South East +128 76 £450 -10.00% 13
Midlands +105 38 £400 -4.08% 7
North of England +72 38 £400 -3.03% 8
East of England +70 30 £440 -1.12% 6
East Midlands +53 25 £365 -10.73% 2
North West +55 18 £500 +17.65% 6
West Midlands +69 13 £413 -2.94% 5
Yorkshire +31 10 £335 -10.67% 1
North East +37 9 £325 -44.68% 1
South West +17 4 £429 -22.05% 2
Data Visualisation
UK

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 England region with a requirement for Data Visualisation.

1 421 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 229 (54.39%) SQL
3 178 (42.28%) Business Intelligence
4 157 (37.29%) Analytics
4 157 (37.29%) Power BI
4 157 (37.29%) Power Platform
5 149 (35.39%) Agile Software Development
6 124 (29.45%) Python
7 122 (28.98%) Data Modelling
8 114 (27.08%) Microsoft
9 111 (26.37%) Finance
9 111 (26.37%) Tableau
10 109 (25.89%) Data Analysis
11 96 (22.80%) Data Science
12 78 (18.53%) Analytical Skills
13 76 (18.05%) Data Warehouse
14 72 (17.10%) ETL
14 72 (17.10%) SQL Server
15 65 (15.44%) Azure
16 62 (14.73%) Big Data
17 57 (13.54%) Microsoft Excel
18 55 (13.06%) Apache Spark
19 53 (12.59%) Data Analytics
20 52 (12.35%) Machine Learning
21 51 (12.11%) Java
22 49 (11.64%) JavaScript
23 48 (11.40%) Stakeholder Management
24 46 (10.93%) Scrum
24 46 (10.93%) Hadoop
25 45 (10.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 55 (13.06%) Apache Spark
2 14 (3.33%) Jupyter
3 13 (3.09%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.61%) Apache
5 10 (2.38%) SAS
6 8 (1.90%) Apache Airflow
7 5 (1.19%) Confluence
8 4 (0.95%) Anypoint
9 3 (0.71%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.48%) Apache Pulsar
10 2 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.48%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 57 (13.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (1.43%) Sketch
4 4 (0.95%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.71%) InVision
5 3 (0.71%) SPSS
5 3 (0.71%) Zeplin
6 2 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.48%) Figma
6 2 (0.48%) Stata
7 1 (0.24%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 14 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.95%) SAP CRM
2 4 (0.95%) SAP ERP
2 4 (0.95%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (0.71%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.48%) Unica
5 1 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.24%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 157 (37.29%) Power Platform
2 65 (15.44%) Azure
3 42 (9.98%) AWS
4 20 (4.75%) GCP
5 11 (2.61%) PowerApps
6 10 (2.38%) Amazon S3
6 10 (2.38%) GitHub
7 9 (2.14%) Amazon EMR
7 9 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (1.90%) Google Analytics
9 7 (1.66%) Azure Data Factory
10 5 (1.19%) Amazon Glacier
10 5 (1.19%) Amazon SageMaker
10 5 (1.19%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (1.19%) Oracle Service Cloud
10 5 (1.19%) SaaS
10 5 (1.19%) Serverless
11 4 (0.95%) Adobe Analytics
11 4 (0.95%) Azure Machine Learning
11 4 (0.95%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.19%) HTTP
1 5 (1.19%) HTTPS
2 3 (0.71%) DNS
3 2 (0.48%) Internet
3 2 (0.48%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (37.29%) Power BI
2 76 (18.05%) Data Warehouse
3 72 (17.10%) SQL Server
4 62 (14.73%) Big Data
5 46 (10.93%) Hadoop
6 45 (10.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 30 (7.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 29 (6.89%) NoSQL
9 28 (6.65%) Relational Database
10 25 (5.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (5.23%) Data Mining
12 21 (4.99%) QlikView
13 19 (4.51%) Data Lake
14 18 (4.28%) Amazon Redshift
15 16 (3.80%) RDBMS
16 15 (3.56%) Qlik Sense
17 13 (3.09%) MongoDB
18 11 (2.61%) Data Mart
18 11 (2.61%) Spark SQL
18 11 (2.61%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 30 (7.13%) JIRA
2 28 (6.65%) Git (software)
3 18 (4.28%) Jenkins
4 13 (3.09%) PostCSS
4 13 (3.09%) Visual Studio Team System
5 10 (2.38%) Visual Studio
5 10 (2.38%) webpack
6 9 (2.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (1.43%) Gerrit
8 5 (1.19%) ERwin
9 3 (0.71%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.71%) SonarQube
10 2 (0.48%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
11 1 (0.24%) Artifactory
11 1 (0.24%) git-flow
11 1 (0.24%) Subversion
11 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.24%) TestCafe
General
1 111 (26.37%) Finance
2 35 (8.31%) Marketing
3 25 (5.94%) Banking
4 20 (4.75%) Public Sector
5 19 (4.51%) Front Office
6 16 (3.80%) Retail
7 15 (3.56%) Pharmaceutical
8 13 (3.09%) Manufacturing
9 12 (2.85%) Legal
10 10 (2.38%) Law
11 9 (2.14%) Telecoms
12 5 (1.19%) Aerospace
12 5 (1.19%) Local Government
13 4 (0.95%) Advertising
13 4 (0.95%) Electronics
14 3 (0.71%) Automotive
14 3 (0.71%) Back Office
14 3 (0.71%) Games
15 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 148 (35.15%) Developer
2 98 (23.28%) Analyst
3 55 (13.06%) Data Engineer
4 53 (12.59%) Data Analyst
5 49 (11.64%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 34 (8.08%) Power BI Developer
7 33 (7.84%) Business Analyst
8 30 (7.13%) Data Scientist
9 27 (6.41%) Architect
10 21 (4.99%) Data Architect
10 21 (4.99%) Data Business Analyst
10 21 (4.99%) React Developer
11 20 (4.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 20 (4.75%) Senior Developer
12 19 (4.51%) Designer
13 18 (4.28%) SQL Analyst
14 17 (4.04%) Consultant
14 17 (4.04%) Data Visualisation Developer
15 15 (3.56%) Business Data Analyst
15 15 (3.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (8.79%) HTML
2 24 (5.70%) React
3 22 (5.23%) D3.js
4 18 (4.28%) CSS
4 18 (4.28%) TensorFlow
5 17 (4.04%) Node.js
6 16 (3.80%) Sass
7 15 (3.56%) Keras
7 15 (3.56%) PySpark
7 15 (3.56%) Redux
7 15 (3.56%) scikit-learn
8 14 (3.33%) Enzyme
8 14 (3.33%) Jest
9 12 (2.85%) HTML5
10 11 (2.61%) REST
11 9 (2.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (2.14%) MLlib
11 9 (2.14%) Web Services
12 8 (1.90%) AngularJS
12 8 (1.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 78 (18.53%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (9.98%) User Experience
3 28 (6.65%) Algorithms
4 16 (3.80%) Data Structures
4 16 (3.80%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.61%) FMCG
6 10 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (1.66%) Analytical Mindset
7 7 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (1.43%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.19%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.19%) Graphic Design
9 5 (1.19%) Public Cloud
10 4 (0.95%) Mainframe
10 4 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (0.71%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.71%) NHS
11 3 (0.71%) Social Media
12 2 (0.48%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.14%) Linux
2 8 (1.90%) Unix
3 2 (0.48%) Windows
4 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.24%) VME
4 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 421 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 178 (42.28%) Business Intelligence
3 157 (37.29%) Analytics
4 149 (35.39%) Agile Software Development
5 122 (28.98%) Data Modelling
6 109 (25.89%) Data Analysis
7 96 (22.80%) Data Science
8 72 (17.10%) ETL
9 53 (12.59%) Data Analytics
10 52 (12.35%) Machine Learning
11 48 (11.40%) Stakeholder Management
12 46 (10.93%) Scrum
13 41 (9.74%) DevOps
13 41 (9.74%) Mathematics
14 36 (8.55%) Decision-Making
14 36 (8.55%) Statistics
15 35 (8.31%) Data Engineering
15 35 (8.31%) Problem-Solving
16 34 (8.08%) Migration
17 33 (7.84%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 229 (54.39%) SQL
2 124 (29.45%) Python
3 51 (12.11%) Java
4 49 (11.64%) JavaScript
5 31 (7.36%) T-SQL
6 30 (7.13%) R
7 20 (4.75%) Scala
8 16 (3.80%) PHP
9 14 (3.33%) C++
9 14 (3.33%) ES6
10 11 (2.61%) C#
11 10 (2.38%) PowerShell
12 9 (2.14%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 6 (1.43%) IronPython
13 6 (1.43%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.43%) VBA
14 5 (1.19%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.19%) CQL
14 5 (1.19%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.71%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 44 (10.45%) Degree
2 14 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.85%) PhD
4 11 (2.61%) SC Cleared
5 9 (2.14%) Master's Degree
6 6 (1.43%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.43%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.24%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.65%) Data Quality
2 14 (3.33%) QA
3 5 (1.19%) SLA
4 4 (0.95%) GDPR
5 1 (0.24%) CDISC
5 1 (0.24%) Good Clinical Practice
System Software
1 10 (2.38%) Docker
2 2 (0.48%) Apache Flume
2 2 (0.48%) HDFS
3 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (3.09%) Kubernetes
2 12 (2.85%) Terraform
3 9 (2.14%) Ansible
4 3 (0.71%) Grafana
5 2 (0.48%) Oozie
6 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 114 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 111 (26.37%) Tableau
3 37 (8.79%) Oracle
4 29 (6.89%) Cognos
5 20 (4.75%) Databricks
5 20 (4.75%) Google
5 20 (4.75%) SAP
6 19 (4.51%) Salesforce.com
7 18 (4.28%) Alteryx
8 13 (3.09%) Adobe
8 13 (3.09%) IBM
9 11 (2.61%) Cloudera
10 10 (2.38%) Hortonworks
10 10 (2.38%) Teradata
11 9 (2.14%) Informatica
11 9 (2.14%) MapR
11 9 (2.14%) Talend
12 8 (1.90%) MicroStrategy
13 6 (1.43%) TIBCO
14 5 (1.19%) Sybase