Period
to 3 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 3 June 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.

Visualization
UK > England
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 136 171 202
Rank change year-on-year +35 +31 +15
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 758 1,350 1,262
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.87% 1.64% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 1.88% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 928 887
Median daily rate £450 £475 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £450 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 28 29
Median hourly rate £38.00 £43.53 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.71% +19.27% -14.07%
10th Percentile £33.34 £20.03 £17.87
90th Percentile £58.66 £62.00 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £38.50 £44.78 £35.00
% change year-on-year -14.03% +27.95% -17.60%

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 34,702 71,919 80,436
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.81% 87.55% 87.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,211 47,792 53,386
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 1,134 1,886 2,133
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +13.64% -12.00%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £11.19
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate £30.00 £24.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year +21.20% +12.51% -12.00%

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Visualisation in England

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Daily rate trend for Visualisation in England

Visualisation
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Visualisation in England over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Visualisation in England

Visualisation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Hourly rate trend for Visualisation in England

Visualisation
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Visualisation in England over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Visualisation in England

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 Visualisation within the England region over the 6 months to 3 June 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 +25 428 £466 -4.41% 44
South East +93 119 £475 -5.00% 22
North of England +30 76 £413 +3.13% 16
Midlands +85 54 £413 -8.33% 17
East of England +32 43 £418 -12.11% 21
North West +24 39 £500 +21.21% 14
South West +18 32 £495 +1.54% 6
West Midlands +61 28 £425 -5.56% 9
East Midlands +49 26 £365 -23.13% 8
Yorkshire +21 19 £335 -10.67%
North East +46 17 £430 +6.50% 2
Visualisation
UK

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, 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 England region with a requirement for Visualisation.

1 390 (51.45%) Data Visualisation
2 351 (46.31%) SQL
3 290 (38.26%) Business Intelligence
4 277 (36.54%) Analytics
5 243 (32.06%) Agile Software Development
6 228 (30.08%) Power BI
6 228 (30.08%) Power Platform
7 203 (26.78%) Finance
8 201 (26.52%) Python
9 183 (24.14%) Data Modelling
10 167 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
11 158 (20.84%) Tableau
12 141 (18.60%) Data Science
13 132 (17.41%) Data Analysis
14 130 (17.15%) Microsoft
15 114 (15.04%) ETL
16 109 (14.38%) Azure
17 107 (14.12%) JavaScript
18 104 (13.72%) SQL Server
19 100 (13.19%) Data Warehouse
20 96 (12.66%) Microsoft Excel
21 94 (12.40%) Machine Learning
22 91 (12.01%) AWS
23 82 (10.82%) Big Data
24 79 (10.42%) React
25 75 (9.89%) Java
25 75 (9.89%) Security Cleared
26 74 (9.76%) Statistics
27 71 (9.37%) DevOps
28 66 (8.71%) Apache Spark

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 66 (8.71%) Apache Spark
2 21 (2.77%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (2.51%) SAS
4 17 (2.24%) SharePoint
5 15 (1.98%) Jupyter
6 14 (1.85%) Apache
7 10 (1.32%) Confluence
8 8 (1.06%) Apache Airflow
9 7 (0.92%) WebLogic
10 6 (0.79%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.53%) Anypoint
11 4 (0.53%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.40%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.40%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.26%) Apache Pulsar
14 1 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 1 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.13%) DNN
14 1 (0.13%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 96 (12.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (1.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (1.32%) SPSS
5 9 (1.19%) InVision
5 9 (1.19%) Sketch
6 6 (0.79%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.79%) PTC Creo
6 6 (0.79%) Windchill
7 5 (0.66%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.40%) 3ds Max
9 3 (0.40%) CINEMA 4D
9 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (0.40%) Stata
9 3 (0.40%) Zeplin
10 2 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.26%) Figma
10 2 (0.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (0.79%) Elite 3E
2 4 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.53%) SAP CRM
2 4 (0.53%) SAP ERP
2 4 (0.53%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (0.40%) ContrOCC
3 3 (0.40%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.26%) Unica
5 1 (0.13%) FINCAD Analytics
5 1 (0.13%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.13%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 228 (30.08%) Power Platform
2 109 (14.38%) Azure
3 91 (12.01%) AWS
4 32 (4.22%) GCP
5 29 (3.83%) Serverless
6 25 (3.30%) AWS Lambda
7 21 (2.77%) Amazon EC2
8 18 (2.37%) Amazon S3
9 17 (2.24%) PowerApps
10 16 (2.11%) Azure Data Factory
11 12 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
12 11 (1.45%) GitHub
12 11 (1.45%) Google Analytics
13 10 (1.32%) Amazon EMR
14 7 (0.92%) SaaS
15 6 (0.79%) Azure Functions
16 5 (0.66%) Amazon SQS
16 5 (0.66%) Oracle Service Cloud
16 5 (0.66%) PaaS
17 4 (0.53%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (0.79%) DNS
1 6 (0.79%) HTTP
1 6 (0.79%) LAN
1 6 (0.79%) WAN
2 5 (0.66%) BGP
2 5 (0.66%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (0.66%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (0.66%) Firewall
2 5 (0.66%) HSRP
2 5 (0.66%) HTTPS
2 5 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (0.66%) IPsec
2 5 (0.66%) MPLS
2 5 (0.66%) Network Security
2 5 (0.66%) OSPF
2 5 (0.66%) SNMP
2 5 (0.66%) TCP/IP
2 5 (0.66%) VLAN
2 5 (0.66%) Wireless
3 3 (0.40%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (30.08%) Power BI
2 104 (13.72%) SQL Server
3 100 (13.19%) Data Warehouse
4 82 (10.82%) Big Data
5 62 (8.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 60 (7.92%) Hadoop
7 44 (5.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 38 (5.01%) QlikView
9 37 (4.88%) NoSQL
10 35 (4.62%) Relational Database
10 35 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 33 (4.35%) Data Lake
11 33 (4.35%) Data Mining
12 31 (4.09%) Qlik Sense
13 25 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
14 24 (3.17%) Amazon Redshift
15 22 (2.90%) Amazon RDS
16 21 (2.77%) MongoDB
17 19 (2.51%) Spotfire
18 15 (1.98%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 39 (5.15%) JIRA
3 32 (4.22%) Jenkins
4 14 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
5 12 (1.58%) Visual Studio
6 11 (1.45%) PostCSS
7 10 (1.32%) webpack
8 9 (1.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 7 (0.92%) CA Gen
9 7 (0.92%) Gerrit
10 5 (0.66%) ERwin
11 4 (0.53%) Axure RP
11 4 (0.53%) SpecFlow
12 3 (0.40%) Bitbucket
12 3 (0.40%) SonarQube
13 2 (0.26%) Artifactory
13 2 (0.26%) Maven
13 2 (0.26%) Robot Framework
13 2 (0.26%) Sonatype Nexus
13 2 (0.26%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 203 (26.78%) Finance
2 55 (7.26%) Public Sector
3 47 (6.20%) Front Office
4 46 (6.07%) Marketing
5 44 (5.80%) Banking
6 34 (4.49%) Legal
7 23 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
8 22 (2.90%) Retail
9 16 (2.11%) Law
10 14 (1.85%) Publishing
11 13 (1.72%) Manufacturing
12 11 (1.45%) Local Government
12 11 (1.45%) Telecoms
13 8 (1.06%) Games
13 8 (1.06%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.79%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.66%) Electronics
15 5 (0.66%) French Language
15 5 (0.66%) German Language
16 4 (0.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 278 (36.68%) Developer
2 137 (18.07%) Analyst
3 79 (10.42%) Data Analyst
4 74 (9.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 67 (8.84%) Data Engineer
6 59 (7.78%) Data Scientist
7 53 (6.99%) Power BI Developer
8 50 (6.60%) Architect
9 49 (6.46%) React Developer
10 37 (4.88%) Consultant
10 37 (4.88%) Data Architect
11 34 (4.49%) Business Analyst
12 33 (4.35%) Senior Developer
13 31 (4.09%) SQL Developer
14 30 (3.96%) SQL Analyst
15 29 (3.83%) Business Intelligence Analyst
16 28 (3.69%) Designer
17 24 (3.17%) JavaScript Developer
18 22 (2.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 22 (2.90%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (10.42%) React
2 53 (6.99%) D3.js
3 45 (5.94%) Web Services
4 44 (5.80%) Node.js
5 37 (4.88%) HTML
6 30 (3.96%) AngularJS
6 30 (3.96%) REST
7 27 (3.56%) CSS
8 23 (3.03%) TensorFlow
9 19 (2.51%) Pandas
10 18 (2.37%) HTML5
10 18 (2.37%) PySpark
10 18 (2.37%) scikit-learn
11 16 (2.11%) Keras
11 16 (2.11%) NumPy
11 16 (2.11%) Sass
12 15 (1.98%) Redux
13 12 (1.58%) Apache NiFi
13 12 (1.58%) Enzyme
13 12 (1.58%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 167 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (7.78%) User Experience
3 48 (6.33%) Data Structures
4 42 (5.54%) Algorithms
5 30 (3.96%) Fixed Income
6 29 (3.83%) Management Information System
7 21 (2.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 21 (2.77%) Greenfield Project
8 15 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
9 14 (1.85%) Hedge funds
10 13 (1.72%) Analytical Mindset
11 11 (1.45%) FMCG
12 9 (1.19%) Graphic Design
13 8 (1.06%) Mobile App
13 8 (1.06%) Social Media
14 7 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
15 6 (0.79%) Cloud Native
16 5 (0.66%) NHS
17 4 (0.53%) Mainframe
17 4 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (2.90%) Linux
2 16 (2.11%) Unix
3 11 (1.45%) Windows
4 5 (0.66%) Android
4 5 (0.66%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.13%) VME
5 1 (0.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 390 (51.45%) Data Visualisation
2 290 (38.26%) Business Intelligence
3 277 (36.54%) Analytics
4 243 (32.06%) Agile Software Development
5 183 (24.14%) Data Modelling
6 141 (18.60%) Data Science
7 132 (17.41%) Data Analysis
8 114 (15.04%) ETL
9 94 (12.40%) Machine Learning
10 74 (9.76%) Statistics
11 71 (9.37%) DevOps
12 65 (8.58%) Data Management
12 65 (8.58%) Decision-Making
13 63 (8.31%) Mathematics
14 59 (7.78%) Data Analytics
15 58 (7.65%) Scrum
15 58 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
16 55 (7.26%) Computer Science
16 55 (7.26%) Front End Development
17 54 (7.12%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 351 (46.31%) SQL
2 201 (26.52%) Python
3 107 (14.12%) JavaScript
4 75 (9.89%) Java
5 59 (7.78%) R
6 48 (6.33%) T-SQL
7 25 (3.30%) TypeScript
8 24 (3.17%) C#
9 23 (3.03%) VBA
10 21 (2.77%) Scala
11 14 (1.85%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 14 (1.85%) ES6
12 13 (1.72%) PL/SQL
13 12 (1.58%) C++
13 12 (1.58%) PowerShell
14 11 (1.45%) C
15 9 (1.19%) Shell Script
16 8 (1.06%) MATLAB
17 7 (0.92%) Perl
17 7 (0.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 75 (9.89%) Security Cleared
2 65 (8.58%) SC Cleared
3 62 (8.18%) Degree
4 20 (2.64%) PhD
5 13 (1.72%) CISM
5 13 (1.72%) Master's Degree
6 8 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (1.06%) Numerate Degree
7 7 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (0.79%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.66%) CCNP
10 2 (0.26%) ACCA
10 2 (0.26%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.26%) CIMA
11 1 (0.13%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 1 (0.13%) CASP
11 1 (0.13%) CCSP
11 1 (0.13%) CISSP
11 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (6.86%) Data Quality
2 19 (2.51%) QA
3 12 (1.58%) COBIT
4 8 (1.06%) GDPR
5 5 (0.66%) PMO
5 5 (0.66%) SLA
6 3 (0.40%) RMADS
7 1 (0.13%) CDISC
7 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.13%) Good Clinical Practice
7 1 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.13%) PSD2
System Software
1 21 (2.77%) Docker
2 5 (0.66%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.66%) Snort
3 3 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.26%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 30 (3.96%) Kubernetes
2 14 (1.85%) Ansible
3 12 (1.58%) Terraform
4 10 (1.32%) Kibana
5 9 (1.19%) logstash
6 5 (0.66%) Grafana
6 5 (0.66%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 5 (0.66%) OSSEC
7 3 (0.40%) SCCM
8 2 (0.26%) Oozie
9 1 (0.13%) Control-M
9 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 158 (20.84%) Tableau
2 130 (17.15%) Microsoft
3 64 (8.44%) Oracle
4 37 (4.88%) Google
5 30 (3.96%) Alteryx
5 30 (3.96%) Cognos
5 30 (3.96%) SAP
6 21 (2.77%) Databricks
7 20 (2.64%) Adobe
8 18 (2.37%) IBM
9 17 (2.24%) Informatica
10 15 (1.98%) Teradata
11 12 (1.58%) Talend
12 10 (1.32%) Cloudera
12 10 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (1.19%) Hortonworks
13 9 (1.19%) Mapbox
14 8 (1.06%) MapR
14 8 (1.06%) MicroStrategy
15 7 (0.92%) webMethods