Period
to 19 September 2019

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 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.

Visualization
UK > England
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 163 187 212
Rank change year-on-year +24 +25 +66
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 1,374 1,408 1,133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.69% 1.50% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 1.72% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 934 944 764
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
10th Percentile £325 £314 £313
90th Percentile £700 £675 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £475
% change year-on-year +2.70% -2.63% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 14 13
England median hourly rate £25.19 £33.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.36% +73.08% -30.36%
10th Percentile £18.00 £16.55 £16.65
90th Percentile £59.00 £48.50 £45.15
UK median hourly rate £25.19 £30.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year -18.49% +54.53% -28.57%

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%

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Visualisation in England

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visualisation in England

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visualisation in England

Visualisation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visualisation in England

Visualisation
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor 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 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 +25 826 £500 - 155
South East +11 159 £475 +2.70% 65
North of England +35 138 £413 -2.37% 43
East of England +68 98 £450 -1.37% 55
South West -50 90 £475 +11.76% 24
North West +27 82 £413 +14.38% 28
Midlands +25 51 £450 +5.88% 27
Yorkshire +23 51 £400 -8.31% 15
West Midlands +48 34 £425 -2.86% 18
East Midlands +2 16 £450 +5.88% 9
North East +12 5 £320 -41.82%
Visualisation
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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.

1 685 (49.85%) Data Visualisation
2 566 (41.19%) SQL
3 538 (39.16%) Business Intelligence
4 489 (35.59%) Analytics
5 488 (35.52%) Agile Software Development
6 462 (33.62%) Python
7 397 (28.89%) Tableau
8 365 (26.56%) Power BI
8 365 (26.56%) Power Platform
9 363 (26.42%) Finance
10 250 (18.20%) Microsoft
11 248 (18.05%) Data Warehouse
12 246 (17.90%) Analytical Skills
13 244 (17.76%) AWS
14 236 (17.18%) ETL
15 230 (16.74%) Data Science
16 215 (15.65%) Data Analysis
17 213 (15.50%) Azure
18 198 (14.41%) Data Modelling
19 191 (13.90%) Machine Learning
20 190 (13.83%) SQL Server
21 185 (13.46%) Java
22 176 (12.81%) Microsoft Excel
23 171 (12.45%) User Experience
24 154 (11.21%) JavaScript
25 151 (10.99%) Degree
26 150 (10.92%) Big Data
27 149 (10.84%) R
28 147 (10.70%) Scrum
29 123 (8.95%) Banking

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 82 (5.97%) SAS
2 80 (5.82%) Apache Spark
3 37 (2.69%) Confluence
4 33 (2.40%) SharePoint
5 26 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
6 20 (1.46%) Apache
7 11 (0.80%) Jupyter
8 10 (0.73%) ArcGIS
9 8 (0.58%) WordPress
10 7 (0.51%) Apache Airflow
10 7 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.44%) JBoss
11 6 (0.44%) R Markdown
12 5 (0.36%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.22%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.22%) CMS
14 2 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.15%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.073%) Cloud Foundry
15 1 (0.073%) Tornado
Applications
1 176 (12.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (2.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 25 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
4 22 (1.60%) Sketch
5 21 (1.53%) Spreadsheet
6 20 (1.46%) SPSS
7 18 (1.31%) MS Visio
8 14 (1.02%) InVision
9 7 (0.51%) Photoshop
10 6 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (0.36%) SketchUp
11 5 (0.36%) Stata
12 4 (0.29%) AutoCAD
12 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
12 4 (0.29%) Weka
13 3 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 3 (0.22%) CINEMA 4D
13 3 (0.22%) Marvel
13 3 (0.22%) Zeplin
14 2 (0.15%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 5 (0.36%) Maximo
2 4 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.29%) Sprinklr
2 4 (0.29%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.15%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.15%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 1 (0.073%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.073%) FINCAD Analytics
5 1 (0.073%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.073%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.073%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.073%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 365 (26.56%) Power Platform
2 244 (17.76%) AWS
3 213 (15.50%) Azure
4 65 (4.73%) GCP
5 60 (4.37%) Cloud Computing
6 50 (3.64%) Serverless
7 45 (3.28%) Amazon S3
8 44 (3.20%) Azure Data Factory
9 31 (2.26%) AWS CloudFormation
10 27 (1.97%) GitHub
11 25 (1.82%) Google Sheets
12 24 (1.75%) Google Analytics
13 18 (1.31%) Amazon SQS
14 16 (1.16%) Amazon EMR
14 16 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
15 15 (1.09%) Azure Machine Learning
16 14 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
17 11 (0.80%) Adobe Analytics
18 10 (0.73%) Amazon Glacier
18 10 (0.73%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.24%) Internet
2 8 (0.58%) HTTP
3 6 (0.44%) Firewall
4 4 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.22%) VPN
6 2 (0.15%) Extranet
6 2 (0.15%) Intranet
6 2 (0.15%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.15%) LAN
6 2 (0.15%) RFID
6 2 (0.15%) WAN
7 1 (0.073%) Broadband
7 1 (0.073%) DHCP
7 1 (0.073%) DNS
7 1 (0.073%) FTP
7 1 (0.073%) IPsec
7 1 (0.073%) SAN
7 1 (0.073%) SSL
7 1 (0.073%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.073%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 365 (26.56%) Power BI
2 248 (18.05%) Data Warehouse
3 190 (13.83%) SQL Server
4 150 (10.92%) Big Data
5 117 (8.52%) Hadoop
6 112 (8.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 96 (6.99%) QlikView
8 91 (6.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 87 (6.33%) Relational Database
10 83 (6.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 72 (5.24%) PostgreSQL
12 68 (4.95%) Data Lake
13 61 (4.44%) NoSQL
14 52 (3.78%) MongoDB
15 51 (3.71%) Data Mining
16 50 (3.64%) Amazon Redshift
16 50 (3.64%) Apache Hive
17 48 (3.49%) BusinessObjects
18 43 (3.13%) Spotfire
19 41 (2.98%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 102 (7.42%) Git (software)
2 100 (7.28%) JIRA
3 42 (3.06%) TeamCity
4 31 (2.26%) Maven
5 24 (1.75%) webpack
6 22 (1.60%) Jenkins
7 18 (1.31%) Axure RP
8 16 (1.16%) Visual Studio Team System
9 15 (1.09%) Visual Studio
10 14 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
11 12 (0.87%) ERwin
12 10 (0.73%) PostCSS
13 9 (0.66%) NUnit
13 9 (0.66%) Selenium
13 9 (0.66%) Visual Studio Code
14 8 (0.58%) Bitbucket
14 8 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 8 (0.58%) Subversion
15 7 (0.51%) Karma Test Runner
15 7 (0.51%) SonarQube
General
1 363 (26.42%) Finance
2 123 (8.95%) Banking
3 81 (5.90%) Front Office
4 72 (5.24%) Marketing
4 72 (5.24%) Retail
5 58 (4.22%) Public Sector
6 44 (3.20%) Investment Banking
7 30 (2.18%) Legal
8 28 (2.04%) Telecoms
9 21 (1.53%) Manufacturing
9 21 (1.53%) Publishing
10 16 (1.16%) Back Office
10 16 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
11 14 (1.02%) Games
12 10 (0.73%) Electronics
12 10 (0.73%) Law
12 10 (0.73%) Local Government
13 6 (0.44%) Automotive
14 5 (0.36%) Financial Institution
14 5 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 469 (34.13%) Developer
2 285 (20.74%) Analyst
3 139 (10.12%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 131 (9.53%) Data Scientist
5 129 (9.39%) Data Analyst
6 107 (7.79%) Data Engineer
7 86 (6.26%) Business Analyst
8 82 (5.97%) Power BI Developer
9 80 (5.82%) Architect
10 74 (5.39%) Designer
11 56 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 54 (3.93%) Tableau Developer
13 50 (3.64%) Consultant
13 50 (3.64%) Senior Developer
14 49 (3.57%) UX Designer
15 42 (3.06%) Data Architect
15 42 (3.06%) SQL Analyst
16 40 (2.91%) SQL Developer
17 36 (2.62%) Python Engineer
18 35 (2.55%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (5.75%) React
2 68 (4.95%) Web Services
3 67 (4.88%) HTML
4 60 (4.37%) .NET
5 57 (4.15%) D3.js
6 54 (3.93%) CSS
7 53 (3.86%) Pandas
8 47 (3.42%) REST
9 45 (3.28%) AngularJS
9 45 (3.28%) Node.js
10 40 (2.91%) NumPy
11 37 (2.69%) MDX
12 35 (2.55%) SciPy
13 32 (2.33%) Kafka
13 32 (2.33%) scikit-learn
14 30 (2.18%) JSON
14 30 (2.18%) Natural Language Processing
15 26 (1.89%) TensorFlow
16 23 (1.67%) ASP.NET
16 23 (1.67%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 246 (17.90%) Analytical Skills
2 171 (12.45%) User Experience
3 89 (6.48%) Algorithms
4 38 (2.77%) Data Structures
5 35 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
6 33 (2.40%) Mobile App
7 31 (2.26%) Management Information System
8 30 (2.18%) Hedge funds
9 29 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
10 23 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
11 17 (1.24%) Fixed Income
11 17 (1.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 15 (1.09%) Public Cloud
13 14 (1.02%) Credit Risk
13 14 (1.02%) Derivative
13 14 (1.02%) Graphic Design
14 13 (0.95%) Life Science
15 12 (0.87%) Clustering
16 11 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
16 11 (0.80%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 61 (4.44%) Linux
2 47 (3.42%) Unix
3 23 (1.67%) Windows
4 8 (0.58%) Android
5 7 (0.51%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.51%) Mac OS X
6 5 (0.36%) Solaris
7 3 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.073%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.073%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 685 (49.85%) Data Visualisation
2 538 (39.16%) Business Intelligence
3 489 (35.59%) Analytics
4 488 (35.52%) Agile Software Development
5 236 (17.18%) ETL
6 230 (16.74%) Data Science
7 215 (15.65%) Data Analysis
8 198 (14.41%) Data Modelling
9 191 (13.90%) Machine Learning
10 147 (10.70%) Scrum
11 114 (8.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 108 (7.86%) Data Analytics
12 108 (7.86%) Statistics
13 101 (7.35%) Computer Science
13 101 (7.35%) Mathematics
14 99 (7.21%) Problem-Solving
15 96 (6.99%) DevOps
16 88 (6.40%) Artificial Intelligence
17 83 (6.04%) Dashboard Development
18 80 (5.82%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 566 (41.19%) SQL
2 462 (33.62%) Python
3 185 (13.46%) Java
4 154 (11.21%) JavaScript
5 149 (10.84%) R
6 77 (5.60%) C#
7 64 (4.66%) T-SQL
8 52 (3.78%) C++
9 42 (3.06%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 40 (2.91%) Scala
11 35 (2.55%) VBA
12 29 (2.11%) PowerShell
13 25 (1.82%) C
13 25 (1.82%) PHP
14 24 (1.75%) Perl
15 20 (1.46%) ES6
15 20 (1.46%) PL/SQL
16 19 (1.38%) MATLAB
17 18 (1.31%) IronPython
18 15 (1.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 151 (10.99%) Degree
2 71 (5.17%) Security Cleared
3 67 (4.88%) PhD
4 51 (3.71%) SC Cleared
5 48 (3.49%) Master's Degree
6 32 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
7 21 (1.53%) BPSS Clearance
8 17 (1.24%) AWS Certification
9 11 (0.80%) DV Cleared
9 11 (0.80%) Numerate Degree
10 9 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (0.44%) CISSP
12 5 (0.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 4 (0.29%) CSSLP
13 4 (0.29%) ISSAP
13 4 (0.29%) TOGAF Certification
14 3 (0.22%) PMP
14 3 (0.22%) Postgraduate
15 2 (0.15%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (5.82%) Data Quality
2 34 (2.47%) QA
3 18 (1.31%) GDPR
4 7 (0.51%) PMO
5 6 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.29%) Basel III
7 4 (0.29%) GxP
7 4 (0.29%) IFRS
7 4 (0.29%) IFRS 9
7 4 (0.29%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.29%) Solvency II
8 3 (0.22%) COREP
8 3 (0.22%) FINREP
9 2 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
10 1 (0.073%) COBIT
10 1 (0.073%) HL7
10 1 (0.073%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.073%) MiFID
10 1 (0.073%) NIST
System Software
1 39 (2.84%) Docker
2 12 (0.87%) HDFS
3 9 (0.66%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.66%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.15%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 2 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.073%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.073%) Gluster
5 1 (0.073%) NFS
5 1 (0.073%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 34 (2.47%) Kubernetes
2 18 (1.31%) Kibana
3 16 (1.16%) Ansible
3 16 (1.16%) Terraform
4 11 (0.80%) Puppet
5 8 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.44%) Grafana
7 5 (0.36%) Control-M
8 4 (0.29%) logstash
9 3 (0.22%) Hadoop YARN
10 2 (0.15%) Nagios
10 2 (0.15%) Nessus
10 2 (0.15%) Oozie
10 2 (0.15%) Salt
11 1 (0.073%) Cisco Prime
11 1 (0.073%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.073%) Netcool
11 1 (0.073%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.073%) Tivoli
11 1 (0.073%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 397 (28.89%) Tableau
2 250 (18.20%) Microsoft
3 118 (8.59%) Google
4 84 (6.11%) Oracle
5 65 (4.73%) MicroStrategy
6 56 (4.08%) SAP
7 51 (3.71%) Alteryx
8 32 (2.33%) Databricks
9 30 (2.18%) Cognos
10 29 (2.11%) Talend
11 25 (1.82%) Adobe
12 24 (1.75%) Informatica
13 21 (1.53%) TIBCO
14 17 (1.24%) Dataiku
15 15 (1.09%) Hortonworks
15 15 (1.09%) Teradata
16 14 (1.02%) Cloudera
17 12 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
18 9 (0.66%) Red Hat
18 9 (0.66%) ServiceNow