Period
to 25 January 2022

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 25 January 2022 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
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 119 141 142
Rank change year-on-year +22 +1 +61
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 1,568 620 1,239
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 2.24% 1.80% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 2.06% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,054 420 861
10th Percentile £356 £325 £323
25th Percentile £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -5.26%
75th Percentile £625 £588 £575
90th Percentile £718 £650 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 20 15
10th Percentile £16.25 £19.58 £18.00
25th Percentile £31.00 £22.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate £48.50 £41.04 £31.00
Median % change year-on-year +18.18% +32.38% +27.36%
75th Percentile £60.00 £54.63 £46.25
90th Percentile - £64.03 £49.00
UK median hourly rate £48.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +37.14% - +43.80%

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 62,358 30,095 56,387
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 89.28% 87.56% 86.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 44,267 20,771 38,180
10th Percentile £325 £300 £288
25th Percentile £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% - -
75th Percentile £638 £575 £575
90th Percentile £725 £663 £650
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,487 988 1,665
10th Percentile £12.25 £12.02 £11.89
25th Percentile £15.04 £15.97 £14.94
Median hourly rate £25.50 £26.80 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -4.84% +30.72% -6.82%
75th Percentile £49.25 £47.50 £45.00
90th Percentile £63.35 £58.75 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -5.45% +30.95% -4.55%

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 25 January 2022.

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 25 January 2022.

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 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
London +27 1,011 £550 +12.82% 210
South East +27 149 £450 +10.43% 46
North of England +11 149 £458 +7.65% 48
North West -9 83 £525 +23.53% 25
South West -16 77 £450 -23.40% 29
Yorkshire 0 64 £440 +1.44% 22
East of England -30 45 £500 - 27
Midlands -43 43 £438 +1.74% 35
West Midlands -31 37 £425 -1.16% 27
North East +5 11 £550 +37.50% 1
East Midlands -34 5 £444 +10.94% 8
Visualisation
UK

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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.

1 814 (51.91%) Data Visualisation
2 754 (48.09%) SQL
3 639 (40.75%) Analytics
4 626 (39.92%) Business Intelligence
5 548 (34.95%) Power Platform
6 546 (34.82%) Power BI
7 521 (33.23%) Python
8 507 (32.33%) Agile Software Development
9 499 (31.82%) Social Skills
10 390 (24.87%) Finance
11 376 (23.98%) Tableau
12 366 (23.34%) Analytical Skills
13 347 (22.13%) Data Modelling
14 329 (20.98%) Azure
15 290 (18.49%) Data Analysis
16 277 (17.67%) Data Warehouse
17 239 (15.24%) AWS
18 237 (15.11%) Microsoft
19 230 (14.67%) ETL
20 207 (13.20%) Data Science
21 191 (12.18%) SQL Server
22 187 (11.93%) Problem-Solving
23 179 (11.42%) Degree
23 179 (11.42%) Data Analytics
24 176 (11.22%) Decision-Making
25 175 (11.16%) Software Engineering
26 166 (10.59%) JavaScript
27 160 (10.20%) Microsoft Excel
27 160 (10.20%) Security Cleared
28 153 (9.76%) R

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
1 112 (7.14%) Apache Spark
2 37 (2.36%) SAS
3 33 (2.10%) Apache
4 32 (2.04%) SharePoint
5 26 (1.66%) Elasticsearch
6 19 (1.21%) Confluence
7 15 (0.96%) Jupyter
8 11 (0.70%) Apache Airflow
9 9 (0.57%) CMS
10 6 (0.38%) ArcGIS
11 4 (0.26%) IIS
11 4 (0.26%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.19%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.19%) JBoss
12 3 (0.19%) R Markdown
12 3 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.19%) WordPress
13 2 (0.13%) Hyperledger
13 2 (0.13%) nginx
13 2 (0.13%) Tornado
Applications
1 160 (10.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 57 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 32 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
4 25 (1.59%) Sketch
5 20 (1.28%) InVision
6 18 (1.15%) InDesign
7 17 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
7 17 (1.08%) Photoshop
8 15 (0.96%) Zeplin
9 13 (0.83%) Chatbot
10 12 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
11 9 (0.57%) Adobe XD
12 8 (0.51%) Simulink
13 7 (0.45%) MS Visio
14 6 (0.38%) OmniGraffle
15 4 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
16 3 (0.19%) SPSS
17 2 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 2 (0.13%) ProjectWise
18 1 (0.064%) Oracle Smart View
Business Applications
1 7 (0.45%) Endur
2 6 (0.38%) Oracle Assets
2 6 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
2 6 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
3 5 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.26%) Oracle iSupplier
4 4 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
5 3 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
5 3 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.19%) Oracle SCM
6 2 (0.13%) IBM Planning Analytics
6 2 (0.13%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.13%) Sprinklr
7 1 (0.064%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.064%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.064%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.064%) SAP IBP
7 1 (0.064%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 548 (34.95%) Power Platform
2 329 (20.98%) Azure
3 239 (15.24%) AWS
4 84 (5.36%) GCP
5 72 (4.59%) GitHub
6 47 (3.00%) Azure Data Factory
7 43 (2.74%) Snowflake
8 42 (2.68%) Google Analytics
9 31 (1.98%) Figma
9 31 (1.98%) Google Data Studio
10 29 (1.85%) Collibra
11 27 (1.72%) Adobe Analytics
12 24 (1.53%) Amazon S3
13 22 (1.40%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 22 (1.40%) IaaS
14 21 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
14 21 (1.34%) PaaS
14 21 (1.34%) Serverless
15 17 (1.08%) Azure Cosmos DB
15 17 (1.08%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 14 (0.89%) HTTP
2 13 (0.83%) Network Security
2 13 (0.83%) SSL
2 13 (0.83%) WAN
3 11 (0.70%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.64%) Ethernet
4 10 (0.64%) RTMP
5 9 (0.57%) IPsec
6 6 (0.38%) Firewall
7 4 (0.26%) HTTPS
7 4 (0.26%) Internet
8 2 (0.13%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.13%) Radio Access Network
8 2 (0.13%) Skype
9 1 (0.064%) 4G
9 1 (0.064%) DNS
9 1 (0.064%) DSL
9 1 (0.064%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.064%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 546 (34.82%) Power BI
2 376 (23.98%) Tableau
3 277 (17.67%) Data Warehouse
4 191 (12.18%) SQL Server
5 152 (9.69%) Big Data
6 86 (5.48%) Relational Database
7 83 (5.29%) Data Lake
8 82 (5.23%) Hadoop
8 82 (5.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 81 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 80 (5.10%) Qlik Sense
11 79 (5.04%) Metadata
12 65 (4.15%) QlikView
13 63 (4.02%) NoSQL
14 62 (3.95%) BigQuery
15 55 (3.51%) Data Mining
16 54 (3.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 42 (2.68%) Apache Hive
18 40 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
19 36 (2.30%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 72 (4.59%) Git (software)
2 71 (4.53%) JIRA
3 39 (2.49%) Jenkins
4 24 (1.53%) ERwin
5 21 (1.34%) Visual Studio
6 20 (1.28%) Subversion
7 14 (0.89%) Artifactory
7 14 (0.89%) GitLab
8 13 (0.83%) Cucumber
9 12 (0.77%) ER Studio
10 10 (0.64%) Eclipse
11 9 (0.57%) Selenium
11 9 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (0.57%) webpack
12 8 (0.51%) TeamCity
13 6 (0.38%) RStudio
13 6 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 5 (0.32%) Browser DevTools
14 5 (0.32%) JMeter
14 5 (0.32%) Storybook
General
1 499 (31.82%) Social Skills
2 390 (24.87%) Finance
3 366 (23.34%) Analytical Skills
4 138 (8.80%) Public Sector
5 124 (7.91%) Presentation Skills
6 88 (5.61%) Marketing
7 82 (5.23%) Banking
8 55 (3.51%) Telecoms
9 49 (3.13%) Front Office
9 49 (3.13%) Influencing Skills
9 49 (3.13%) Manufacturing
10 45 (2.87%) Investment Banking
11 39 (2.49%) Pharmaceutical
12 34 (2.17%) Publishing
12 34 (2.17%) Retail
13 21 (1.34%) Electronics
14 20 (1.28%) Organisational Skills
15 16 (1.02%) Financial Institution
16 14 (0.89%) Law
17 9 (0.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 420 (26.79%) Developer
2 384 (24.49%) Analyst
3 212 (13.52%) Data Analyst
4 148 (9.44%) Data Engineer
5 138 (8.80%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 110 (7.02%) Architect
7 101 (6.44%) Designer
8 89 (5.68%) Power BI Developer
9 85 (5.42%) Software Engineer
10 83 (5.29%) Business Analyst
10 83 (5.29%) Data Scientist
11 69 (4.40%) Python Engineer
12 67 (4.27%) Python Developer
13 64 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Analyst
14 63 (4.02%) Consultant
15 52 (3.32%) Digital Analyst
16 46 (2.93%) Python Software Engineer
17 45 (2.87%) Data Business Analyst
17 45 (2.87%) Developer/Software Engineer
18 43 (2.74%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (6.25%) React
2 88 (5.61%) Pandas
3 80 (5.10%) HTML
4 67 (4.27%) NumPy
5 63 (4.02%) CSS
6 61 (3.89%) Kafka
7 50 (3.19%) PySpark
8 45 (2.87%) Node.js
9 43 (2.74%) SciPy
10 40 (2.55%) HTML5
11 38 (2.42%) D3.js
12 36 (2.30%) CSS3
13 31 (1.98%) .NET
14 29 (1.85%) JSON
14 29 (1.85%) REST
14 29 (1.85%) RESTful
14 29 (1.85%) XML
15 26 (1.66%) TensorFlow
16 23 (1.47%) Apache NiFi
16 23 (1.47%) Shiny
Miscellaneous
1 147 (9.38%) User Experience
2 75 (4.78%) Algorithms
3 47 (3.00%) Management Information System
4 45 (2.87%) Equities
4 45 (2.87%) Self-Motivation
5 41 (2.61%) Data Structures
6 40 (2.55%) Hedge funds
7 39 (2.49%) Derivative
8 36 (2.30%) NHS
9 31 (1.98%) Renewable Energy
10 24 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 24 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
11 20 (1.28%) Animation
11 20 (1.28%) Taxonomies
12 17 (1.08%) Cloud Native
13 16 (1.02%) Fixed Income
14 15 (0.96%) Clustering
14 15 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
14 15 (0.96%) Legacy Systems
14 15 (0.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 87 (5.55%) Linux
2 45 (2.87%) Windows
3 32 (2.04%) Unix
4 10 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (0.51%) Mac OS X
6 6 (0.38%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.26%) Android
7 4 (0.26%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.13%) CentOS
9 1 (0.064%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.064%) MVS
9 1 (0.064%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 814 (51.91%) Data Visualisation
2 639 (40.75%) Analytics
3 626 (39.92%) Business Intelligence
4 507 (32.33%) Agile Software Development
5 347 (22.13%) Data Modelling
6 290 (18.49%) Data Analysis
7 230 (14.67%) ETL
8 207 (13.20%) Data Science
9 187 (11.93%) Problem-Solving
10 179 (11.42%) Data Analytics
11 176 (11.22%) Decision-Making
12 175 (11.16%) Software Engineering
13 151 (9.63%) CI/CD
13 151 (9.63%) Machine Learning
14 150 (9.57%) Data Management
15 147 (9.38%) Scrum
16 145 (9.25%) Stakeholder Management
17 127 (8.10%) DevOps
18 126 (8.04%) Data Engineering
19 124 (7.91%) Dashboard Development
Programming Languages
1 754 (48.09%) SQL
2 521 (33.23%) Python
3 166 (10.59%) JavaScript
4 153 (9.76%) R
5 99 (6.31%) Java
6 84 (5.36%) C#
7 69 (4.40%) C++
8 68 (4.34%) TypeScript
9 63 (4.02%) T-SQL
10 40 (2.55%) Scala
11 38 (2.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 30 (1.91%) Bash
12 30 (1.91%) C
13 23 (1.47%) VBA
14 21 (1.34%) PowerShell
15 20 (1.28%) SPARQL
16 19 (1.21%) PL/SQL
17 16 (1.02%) MATLAB
18 12 (0.77%) Ruby
19 10 (0.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 179 (11.42%) Degree
2 160 (10.20%) Security Cleared
3 134 (8.55%) SC Cleared
4 39 (2.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 21 (1.34%) DV Cleared
6 19 (1.21%) BPSS Clearance
7 18 (1.15%) Master's Degree
8 11 (0.70%) Tableau Certification
9 10 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
10 8 (0.51%) CFA
10 8 (0.51%) CIMA
11 4 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
11 4 (0.26%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.19%) PhD
12 3 (0.19%) PMP
13 2 (0.13%) AWS Certification
13 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.13%) Postgraduate
14 1 (0.064%) CBAP
14 1 (0.064%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (8.23%) Data Quality
2 102 (6.51%) QA
3 45 (2.87%) Accessibility
4 19 (1.21%) PMO
5 15 (0.96%) GDPR
6 7 (0.45%) Actionable Recommendations
7 4 (0.26%) GRC
7 4 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.13%) IFRS
9 2 (0.13%) ISO 13485
9 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 17025
9 2 (0.13%) NIST
9 2 (0.13%) WCAG
10 1 (0.064%) Basel II
10 1 (0.064%) CDISC
10 1 (0.064%) COREP
10 1 (0.064%) GMP
10 1 (0.064%) IFRS 9
10 1 (0.064%) MiFID
System Software
1 75 (4.78%) Docker
2 19 (1.21%) HDFS
3 8 (0.51%) Active Directory
4 7 (0.45%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.13%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.064%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.064%) Snort
Systems Management
1 67 (4.27%) Kubernetes
2 33 (2.10%) Kibana
3 28 (1.79%) Ansible
4 19 (1.21%) Grafana
5 15 (0.96%) logstash
5 15 (0.96%) Prometheus
6 13 (0.83%) Oozie
7 11 (0.70%) Terraform
8 8 (0.51%) Consul
9 7 (0.45%) Rancher
10 6 (0.38%) Kubeflow
11 5 (0.32%) Fluentd
11 5 (0.32%) Istio
11 5 (0.32%) Puppet
12 4 (0.26%) Nagios
12 4 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
13 2 (0.13%) Control-M
14 1 (0.064%) Data Guard
14 1 (0.064%) Oracle RMAN
14 1 (0.064%) SCCM
Vendors
1 237 (15.11%) Microsoft
2 103 (6.57%) Google
3 95 (6.06%) Oracle
4 76 (4.85%) Databricks
5 73 (4.66%) Adobe
6 55 (3.51%) SAP
7 34 (2.17%) Informatica
8 28 (1.79%) Teradata
9 26 (1.66%) Alteryx
10 25 (1.59%) Splunk
11 17 (1.08%) AppDynamics
12 16 (1.02%) ServiceNow
13 13 (0.83%) Netezza
13 13 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
14 12 (0.77%) Cloudera
14 12 (0.77%) Cognos
15 11 (0.70%) Foundry
15 11 (0.70%) Palantir
15 11 (0.70%) TIBCO
16 9 (0.57%) Red Hat