Period
to 19 September 2019

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 19 September 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.

Data Visualization
UK > England
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 311 356 353
Rank change year-on-year +45 -3 +90
Contract jobs citing Data Visualisation 686 666 628
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.84% 0.71% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.81% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 432 412
England median daily rate £475 £450 £499
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -9.77% +17.35%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £313
90th Percentile £700 £638 £638
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £484
% change year-on-year +2.78% -6.98% +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 8 2
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +41.59% -41.15%
10th Percentile £18.00 £20.63 £23.13
90th Percentile £61.25 £49.50 £34.38
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +56.25% -50.00%

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 70,591 81,808 78,317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.85% 86.89% 86.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 46,901 54,561 51,955
England median daily rate £475 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,004 2,239 1,913
England median hourly rate £24.96 £20.60 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.15% -10.43% -
10th Percentile £11.97 £11.18 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.25 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £24.36 £20.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year +18.83% -14.58% +4.35%

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 19 September 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Visualisation in England over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Contractor 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 19 September 2019. 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 +57 453 £500 +5.26% 84
North of England +25 65 £415 -5.14% 26
South East +17 65 £469 +1.35% 30
Yorkshire +32 41 £413 -5.71% 8
East of England +51 36 £410 -16.33% 25
South West -57 36 £485 +14.12% 12
Midlands +35 26 £425 +3.03% 15
North West +5 22 £410 +17.14% 18
West Midlands +45 18 £425 +3.34% 10
East Midlands +16 8 £450 +5.88% 5
North East +19 2 £501 -4.52%
Data Visualisation
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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.

1 685 (99.85%) Visualisation
2 295 (43.00%) SQL
3 258 (37.61%) Business Intelligence
4 250 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
5 241 (35.13%) Analytics
6 231 (33.67%) Tableau
7 217 (31.63%) Python
8 215 (31.34%) Finance
9 175 (25.51%) Power BI
9 175 (25.51%) Power Platform
10 146 (21.28%) Microsoft
11 143 (20.85%) ETL
12 127 (18.51%) Data Warehouse
13 115 (16.76%) AWS
14 114 (16.62%) Data Modelling
14 114 (16.62%) Data Analysis
15 113 (16.47%) SQL Server
15 113 (16.47%) User Experience
16 109 (15.89%) Data Science
16 109 (15.89%) Azure
17 108 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
18 107 (15.60%) Microsoft Excel
19 101 (14.72%) Degree
20 95 (13.85%) Machine Learning
21 90 (13.12%) JavaScript
22 82 (11.95%) Google
23 81 (11.81%) Java
24 79 (11.52%) R
25 78 (11.37%) Scrum
26 74 (10.79%) Stakeholder Management

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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 45 (6.56%) SAS
2 39 (5.69%) Apache Spark
3 22 (3.21%) SharePoint
4 20 (2.92%) Confluence
5 18 (2.62%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (1.46%) Apache
7 7 (1.02%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (1.02%) WordPress
8 5 (0.73%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.29%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.29%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.15%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.15%) CMS
10 1 (0.15%) Drupal
10 1 (0.15%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 107 (15.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (2.92%) Microsoft Office
3 16 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 16 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
4 14 (2.04%) SPSS
5 13 (1.90%) InVision
6 11 (1.60%) Sketch
7 8 (1.17%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.73%) Stata
9 4 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.58%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.58%) Weka
10 2 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.15%) Adobe XD
11 1 (0.15%) EViews
11 1 (0.15%) Figma
11 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
11 1 (0.15%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 4 (0.58%) Sprinklr
1 4 (0.58%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.15%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.15%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 175 (25.51%) Power Platform
2 115 (16.76%) AWS
3 109 (15.89%) Azure
4 47 (6.85%) GCP
5 45 (6.56%) Cloud Computing
6 21 (3.06%) Google Sheets
7 15 (2.19%) Serverless
8 11 (1.60%) Amazon S3
8 11 (1.60%) Azure Data Factory
9 8 (1.17%) Adobe Analytics
9 8 (1.17%) GitHub
10 7 (1.02%) Azure Machine Learning
11 6 (0.87%) Google Analytics
12 5 (0.73%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.58%) Azure Stack
13 4 (0.58%) PaaS
14 3 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (0.44%) Amazon EMR
14 3 (0.44%) PowerApps
15 2 (0.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.04%) Internet
2 7 (1.02%) HTTP
3 1 (0.15%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.15%) SSL
3 1 (0.15%) VPN
3 1 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (25.51%) Power BI
2 127 (18.51%) Data Warehouse
3 113 (16.47%) SQL Server
4 73 (10.64%) Hadoop
5 64 (9.33%) Big Data
6 62 (9.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 51 (7.43%) QlikView
8 47 (6.85%) Relational Database
8 47 (6.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 46 (6.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 42 (6.12%) MongoDB
11 39 (5.69%) Data Mining
12 38 (5.54%) NoSQL
12 38 (5.54%) PostgreSQL
13 35 (5.10%) OLAP
14 30 (4.37%) Apache Hive
15 29 (4.23%) Spotfire
16 27 (3.94%) MySQL
17 26 (3.79%) Data Lake
18 23 (3.35%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 55 (8.02%) JIRA
2 54 (7.87%) Git (software)
3 17 (2.48%) TeamCity
4 14 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
5 13 (1.90%) Visual Studio Team System
5 13 (1.90%) webpack
6 10 (1.46%) Axure RP
6 10 (1.46%) PostCSS
7 9 (1.31%) Jenkins
7 9 (1.31%) NUnit
8 8 (1.17%) Subversion
9 7 (1.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (0.87%) ERwin
10 6 (0.87%) Visual Studio
11 5 (0.73%) Selenium
12 4 (0.58%) Bitbucket
12 4 (0.58%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.58%) Karma Test Runner
13 3 (0.44%) Mocha
14 2 (0.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 215 (31.34%) Finance
2 68 (9.91%) Banking
3 45 (6.56%) Front Office
4 44 (6.41%) Retail
5 36 (5.25%) Marketing
6 23 (3.35%) Public Sector
7 17 (2.48%) Telecoms
8 16 (2.33%) Back Office
8 16 (2.33%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.60%) Legal
10 10 (1.46%) Law
11 9 (1.31%) Manufacturing
11 9 (1.31%) Publishing
12 8 (1.17%) Games
13 6 (0.87%) Electronics
13 6 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.73%) Social Science
15 4 (0.58%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.58%) Local Government
16 3 (0.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 252 (36.73%) Developer
2 146 (21.28%) Analyst
3 75 (10.93%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 68 (9.91%) Data Analyst
5 65 (9.48%) Data Engineer
6 53 (7.73%) Data Scientist
7 48 (7.00%) Designer
8 40 (5.83%) Business Analyst
9 39 (5.69%) UX Designer
10 38 (5.54%) Architect
11 36 (5.25%) Power BI Developer
12 32 (4.66%) Consultant
13 29 (4.23%) Python Engineer
14 27 (3.94%) Tableau Developer
15 25 (3.64%) Data Architect
15 25 (3.64%) SQL Developer
16 23 (3.35%) Senior Analyst
17 22 (3.21%) UI Designer
18 20 (2.92%) Data Visualisation Developer
19 17 (2.48%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (7.43%) React
2 49 (7.14%) Web Services
3 39 (5.69%) HTML
4 35 (5.10%) D3.js
5 33 (4.81%) CSS
6 32 (4.66%) .NET
7 28 (4.08%) REST
8 26 (3.79%) AngularJS
9 25 (3.64%) Kafka
10 23 (3.35%) Node.js
11 22 (3.21%) ASP.NET
12 21 (3.06%) JSON
13 20 (2.92%) MDX
13 20 (2.92%) TensorFlow
14 19 (2.77%) Natural Language Processing
15 17 (2.48%) Laravel
15 17 (2.48%) scikit-learn
16 16 (2.33%) Pandas
16 16 (2.33%) Redux
17 15 (2.19%) Keras
Miscellaneous
1 113 (16.47%) User Experience
2 108 (15.74%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (3.94%) Algorithms
4 24 (3.50%) Hedge funds
5 23 (3.35%) Mobile App
6 21 (3.06%) Data Structures
7 15 (2.19%) Greenfield Project
8 12 (1.75%) Credit Risk
9 10 (1.46%) Self-Motivation
10 9 (1.31%) Credit Derivative
10 9 (1.31%) Derivative
10 9 (1.31%) Life Science
10 9 (1.31%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.31%) Robotics
11 8 (1.17%) Fixed Income
11 8 (1.17%) Industry 4.0
11 8 (1.17%) Reference Data
12 6 (0.87%) Graphic Design
12 6 (0.87%) Internet of Things
12 6 (0.87%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 33 (4.81%) Linux
2 20 (2.92%) Unix
3 14 (2.04%) Windows
4 7 (1.02%) Mac OS X
5 4 (0.58%) Solaris
6 2 (0.29%) Android
6 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 685 (99.85%) Visualisation
2 258 (37.61%) Business Intelligence
3 250 (36.44%) Agile Software Development
4 241 (35.13%) Analytics
5 143 (20.85%) ETL
6 114 (16.62%) Data Analysis
6 114 (16.62%) Data Modelling
7 109 (15.89%) Data Science
8 95 (13.85%) Machine Learning
9 78 (11.37%) Scrum
10 74 (10.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 62 (9.04%) Data Analytics
12 59 (8.60%) Statistics
13 58 (8.45%) Computer Science
14 54 (7.87%) Problem-Solving
15 52 (7.58%) Mathematics
16 48 (7.00%) DevOps
16 48 (7.00%) Open Source
17 46 (6.71%) Artificial Intelligence
18 43 (6.27%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 295 (43.00%) SQL
2 217 (31.63%) Python
3 90 (13.12%) JavaScript
4 81 (11.81%) Java
5 79 (11.52%) R
6 52 (7.58%) C#
7 50 (7.29%) T-SQL
8 24 (3.50%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 21 (3.06%) Perl
9 21 (3.06%) PowerShell
9 21 (3.06%) Scala
10 19 (2.77%) PHP
11 18 (2.62%) C++
11 18 (2.62%) IronPython
12 17 (2.48%) ES6
12 17 (2.48%) VBA
13 15 (2.19%) MATLAB
13 15 (2.19%) PL/SQL
14 14 (2.04%) C
15 8 (1.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 101 (14.72%) Degree
2 28 (4.08%) Master's Degree
3 21 (3.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 19 (2.77%) Security Cleared
5 18 (2.62%) PhD
6 14 (2.04%) SC Cleared
7 8 (1.17%) Numerate Degree
8 6 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.58%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 4 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.58%) CISSP
10 4 (0.58%) CSSLP
10 4 (0.58%) ISSAP
11 2 (0.29%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.29%) HNC
11 2 (0.29%) HND
11 2 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.29%) Postgraduate
12 1 (0.15%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.25%) Data Quality
2 20 (2.92%) QA
3 12 (1.75%) GDPR
4 4 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.15%) HL7
5 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (2.92%) Docker
2 9 (1.31%) Apache Flume
2 9 (1.31%) HDFS
3 2 (0.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (3.21%) Kubernetes
2 13 (1.90%) Kibana
3 6 (0.87%) Ansible
3 6 (0.87%) Terraform
4 5 (0.73%) Control-M
4 5 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.73%) Puppet
5 3 (0.44%) Grafana
5 3 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.15%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.15%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 231 (33.67%) Tableau
2 146 (21.28%) Microsoft
3 82 (11.95%) Google
4 39 (5.69%) Oracle
5 33 (4.81%) Alteryx
6 27 (3.94%) MicroStrategy
7 24 (3.50%) SAP
8 23 (3.35%) Cognos
9 19 (2.77%) Adobe
9 19 (2.77%) TIBCO
10 16 (2.33%) Informatica
11 14 (2.04%) Databricks
12 11 (1.60%) Talend
13 10 (1.46%) Dataiku
13 10 (1.46%) Hortonworks
14 9 (1.31%) Cloudera
14 9 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
15 6 (0.87%) Xamarin
16 5 (0.73%) IBM
16 5 (0.73%) Minitab