Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 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.

Visualisation
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 210 244 298
Rank change year-on-year +34 +54 +35
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 1175 1059 853
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.24% 1.08% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.28% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 819 681 532
England median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £276
90th Percentile £650 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 21
England median hourly rate £19.75 £28.00 £21.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.46% +29.39% -1.64%
10th Percentile £16.31 £13.23 £17.12
90th Percentile £32.88 £48.00 £57.75
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £28.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year -28.57% +29.39% -1.64%

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 80039 82853 86098
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.68% 84.20% 81.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 53826 55230 56760
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1870 2132 2519
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.03 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% +18.42%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 +33 771 £500 +11.11% 80
South East +31 149 £425 +13.33% 16
Midlands -7 104 £400 -5.88% 3
North of England +7 80 £440 +10.00% 20
West Midlands 0 60 £406 -12.16% 2
North West +35 48 £610 +30.13% 12
East of England -2 42 £444 +4.41% 13
East Midlands -14 42 £400 -1.84% 1
Yorkshire -12 31 £580 +52.63% 7
South West -17 27 £375 +7.14% 8
North East +52 13 £610 +38.64% 1
Visualisation
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Visualisation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Visualisation.

1 601 (51.15%) Data Visualisation
2 436 (37.11%) SQL
3 420 (35.74%) Analytics
4 371 (31.57%) Business Intelligence
5 341 (29.02%) Agile Software Development
6 320 (27.23%) Tableau
7 268 (22.81%) Finance
8 261 (22.21%) Analytical Skills
9 257 (21.87%) Python
10 235 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 207 (17.62%) Big Data
12 182 (15.49%) Data Warehouse
13 181 (15.40%) Data Modelling
14 180 (15.32%) User Experience
15 179 (15.23%) R
16 171 (14.55%) CSS
17 166 (14.13%) Hadoop
18 161 (13.70%) HTML
19 143 (12.17%) Microsoft
20 140 (11.91%) SQL Server
21 138 (11.74%) Power BI
22 137 (11.66%) Machine Learning
23 135 (11.49%) Java
24 130 (11.06%) ETL
25 129 (10.98%) Degree
26 127 (10.81%) Data Analysis
27 125 (10.64%) D3.js
28 124 (10.55%) Scrum
29 118 (10.04%) Microsoft Excel
30 116 (9.87%) Relational Database

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
1 104 (8.85%) Apache Spark
2 81 (6.89%) SAS
3 22 (1.87%) Apache Pig
3 22 (1.87%) Confluence
4 20 (1.70%) SharePoint
5 18 (1.53%) Apache
5 18 (1.53%) JBoss
6 17 (1.45%) Apache Solr
7 11 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (0.85%) Tomcat
8 10 (0.85%) WebLogic
8 10 (0.85%) WildFly
9 5 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.43%) CMS
9 5 (0.43%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.26%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.26%) GeoServer
10 3 (0.26%) IIS
10 3 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 118 (10.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 31 (2.64%) Photoshop
3 25 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 20 (1.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 20 (1.70%) SPSS
5 19 (1.62%) Microsoft Office
6 17 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
7 15 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 11 (0.94%) OmniGraffle
9 10 (0.85%) 3ds Max
10 9 (0.77%) MS Visio
10 9 (0.77%) ZBrush
11 8 (0.68%) AutoCAD
12 7 (0.60%) Stata
13 6 (0.51%) InVision
14 3 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
14 3 (0.26%) Adobe Premiere
14 3 (0.26%) Autodesk Inventor
14 3 (0.26%) MicroStation
14 3 (0.26%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.17%) iTrent
2 2 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.17%) SAP R/3
2 2 (0.17%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.085%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.085%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.085%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.085%) Primavera
3 1 (0.085%) Relativity
3 1 (0.085%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.085%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.085%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.085%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.085%) SAP MDG
3 1 (0.085%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.085%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 89 (7.57%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (4.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (2.04%) Google Analytics
4 22 (1.87%) GitHub
5 18 (1.53%) SaaS
5 18 (1.53%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 13 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (1.02%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 11 (0.94%) Force.com
9 9 (0.77%) Amazon EMR
10 8 (0.68%) Adobe Analytics
10 8 (0.68%) Azure Data Factory
11 6 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.43%) Office 365
13 4 (0.34%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.34%) IaaS
13 4 (0.34%) PaaS
14 3 (0.26%) Azure Machine Learning
15 2 (0.17%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.38%) HTTP
2 17 (1.45%) Firewall
3 9 (0.77%) LDAP
4 7 (0.60%) Kerberos
5 6 (0.51%) DNS
5 6 (0.51%) Internet
6 5 (0.43%) NAS
6 5 (0.43%) SAN
7 4 (0.34%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.26%) Intranet
8 3 (0.26%) LAN
8 3 (0.26%) VPN
8 3 (0.26%) WAN
9 2 (0.17%) DHCP
9 2 (0.17%) Network Security
9 2 (0.17%) SMS
9 2 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.085%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.085%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (17.62%) Big Data
2 182 (15.49%) Data Warehouse
3 166 (14.13%) Hadoop
4 140 (11.91%) SQL Server
5 138 (11.74%) Power BI
6 116 (9.87%) Relational Database
7 109 (9.28%) QlikView
8 88 (7.49%) BusinessObjects
9 86 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 84 (7.15%) NoSQL
11 74 (6.30%) MongoDB
12 62 (5.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 60 (5.11%) Apache Hive
14 47 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 45 (3.83%) Data Mining
16 43 (3.66%) HBase
17 40 (3.40%) Qlik Sense
18 37 (3.15%) MySQL
19 36 (3.06%) RDBMS
20 34 (2.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 103 (8.77%) Git (software)
2 78 (6.64%) JIRA
3 30 (2.55%) Subversion
4 26 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (2.13%) Jenkins
6 23 (1.96%) Axure RP
7 17 (1.45%) ERwin
7 17 (1.45%) Visual Studio
8 15 (1.28%) Grunt
8 15 (1.28%) Mocha
9 12 (1.02%) Ant
10 11 (0.94%) Eclipse
11 10 (0.85%) SoapUI
12 9 (0.77%) Cucumber
13 8 (0.68%) JUnit
14 7 (0.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 7 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
15 6 (0.51%) Karma Test Runner
15 6 (0.51%) Mockito
15 6 (0.51%) Selenium
General
1 268 (22.81%) Finance
2 101 (8.60%) Banking
3 93 (7.91%) Marketing
4 57 (4.85%) Telecoms
5 40 (3.40%) Retail
6 32 (2.72%) Manufacturing
7 31 (2.64%) Front Office
8 28 (2.38%) Electronics
8 28 (2.38%) Publishing
9 20 (1.70%) Legal
10 15 (1.28%) Investment Banking
11 13 (1.11%) Financial Institution
12 11 (0.94%) Games
13 9 (0.77%) Law
13 9 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
14 8 (0.68%) Retail Banking
15 6 (0.51%) Advertising
16 5 (0.43%) Automotive
17 3 (0.26%) Local Government
18 2 (0.17%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 393 (33.45%) Developer
2 268 (22.81%) Analyst
3 120 (10.21%) Data Analyst
4 104 (8.85%) Designer
5 99 (8.43%) Data Scientist
6 73 (6.21%) Business Analyst
7 70 (5.96%) Architect
8 64 (5.45%) Consultant
9 63 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
10 55 (4.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 48 (4.09%) UX Designer
12 47 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 42 (3.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 42 (3.57%) Python Developer
14 39 (3.32%) Data Architect
15 37 (3.15%) Tableau Developer
16 35 (2.98%) Senior Developer
17 34 (2.89%) Data Engineer
18 31 (2.64%) Angular Developer
19 30 (2.55%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (14.55%) CSS
2 161 (13.70%) HTML
3 125 (10.64%) D3.js
4 80 (6.81%) AngularJS
5 67 (5.70%) HTML5
6 62 (5.28%) JSON
7 58 (4.94%) React
8 56 (4.77%) Web Services
9 54 (4.60%) Node.js
10 51 (4.34%) Kafka
11 45 (3.83%) REST
12 41 (3.49%) CSS3
13 38 (3.23%) .NET
13 38 (3.23%) XML
14 36 (3.06%) RESTful
15 32 (2.72%) Highcharts JS
15 32 (2.72%) Natural Language Processing
16 30 (2.55%) Sass
17 26 (2.21%) jQuery
18 25 (2.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 261 (22.21%) Analytical Skills
2 180 (15.32%) User Experience
3 70 (5.96%) Computer Science
4 65 (5.53%) Algorithms
5 59 (5.02%) Management Information System
6 32 (2.72%) Data Structures
7 30 (2.55%) Fintech
8 21 (1.79%) Graphic Design
9 20 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
10 18 (1.53%) Mobile App
11 16 (1.36%) Animation
12 15 (1.28%) CMDB
12 15 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
13 13 (1.11%) Fixed Income
14 12 (1.02%) 3D Graphics
15 11 (0.94%) NHS
15 11 (0.94%) Photography
16 10 (0.85%) Derivative
17 9 (0.77%) Equities
17 9 (0.77%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 78 (6.64%) Linux
2 63 (5.36%) Unix
3 15 (1.28%) Mac OS X
3 15 (1.28%) Windows
4 9 (0.77%) CentOS
4 9 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (0.51%) AIX
6 3 (0.26%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.26%) Solaris
6 3 (0.26%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.17%) Android
7 2 (0.17%) SUSE
8 1 (0.085%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 601 (51.15%) Data Visualisation
2 420 (35.74%) Analytics
3 371 (31.57%) Business Intelligence
4 341 (29.02%) Agile Software Development
5 181 (15.40%) Data Modelling
6 137 (11.66%) Machine Learning
7 130 (11.06%) ETL
8 127 (10.81%) Data Analysis
9 124 (10.55%) Scrum
10 107 (9.11%) Data Analytics
11 98 (8.34%) Data Management
12 86 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
12 86 (7.32%) TDD
13 72 (6.13%) Web Development
14 71 (6.04%) Mathematics
15 67 (5.70%) Continuous Integration
15 67 (5.70%) Statistics
16 64 (5.45%) Business Analysis
17 57 (4.85%) Dashboard Development
17 57 (4.85%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 436 (37.11%) SQL
2 257 (21.87%) Python
3 235 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 179 (15.23%) R
5 135 (11.49%) Java
6 80 (6.81%) Scala
7 75 (6.38%) C#
8 41 (3.49%) VBA
9 38 (3.23%) T-SQL
10 26 (2.21%) ES6
11 23 (1.96%) C++
11 23 (1.96%) Ruby
12 19 (1.62%) C
12 19 (1.62%) Perl
13 16 (1.36%) Bash Shell
14 15 (1.28%) MATLAB
14 15 (1.28%) TypeScript
15 13 (1.11%) PHP
15 13 (1.11%) Shell Script
16 12 (1.02%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 129 (10.98%) Degree
2 110 (9.36%) Security Cleared
3 71 (6.04%) SC Cleared
4 27 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (1.70%) Master's Degree
6 16 (1.36%) Numerate Degree
7 15 (1.28%) CTC Cleared
8 13 (1.11%) DV Cleared
9 12 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
10 7 (0.60%) PhD
11 6 (0.51%) IIBA
12 4 (0.34%) CBAP
12 4 (0.34%) ISEB
12 4 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.26%) APMG
14 2 (0.17%) CISSP
14 2 (0.17%) MBA
14 2 (0.17%) Postgraduate
15 1 (0.085%) CCNP
15 1 (0.085%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (6.72%) Data Quality
2 48 (4.09%) QA
3 10 (0.85%) GDPR
4 9 (0.77%) Actionable Recommendations
5 5 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.34%) PMO
6 4 (0.34%) SLA
7 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (0.26%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.17%) GCP
8 2 (0.17%) IFRS
8 2 (0.17%) IFRS 9
8 2 (0.17%) MiFID
9 1 (0.085%) COBIT
9 1 (0.085%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.085%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.085%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.085%) WCAG
System Software
1 27 (2.30%) Docker
2 20 (1.70%) HDFS
3 7 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 6 (0.51%) Apache Flume
5 5 (0.43%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.17%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.17%) IAG
7 2 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.085%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (1.45%) Hadoop YARN
2 15 (1.28%) Ansible
3 13 (1.11%) Puppet
4 9 (0.77%) Kibana
4 9 (0.77%) Kubernetes
5 7 (0.60%) Ambari
5 7 (0.60%) Grafana
5 7 (0.60%) Mesos
5 7 (0.60%) Terraform
6 6 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.43%) logstash
8 3 (0.26%) Rundeck
8 3 (0.26%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.17%) Nagios
9 2 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.085%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.085%) HP Fortify
10 1 (0.085%) Marathon
10 1 (0.085%) WSUS
Vendors
1 320 (27.23%) Tableau
2 143 (12.17%) Microsoft
3 102 (8.68%) Oracle
4 88 (7.49%) SAP
5 62 (5.28%) Adobe
6 53 (4.51%) Google
7 37 (3.15%) Salesforce.com
8 26 (2.21%) Hortonworks
8 26 (2.21%) Informatica
9 16 (1.36%) Alteryx
9 16 (1.36%) MicroStrategy
10 14 (1.19%) AppDynamics
10 14 (1.19%) Riverbed
10 14 (1.19%) Splunk
10 14 (1.19%) Teradata
11 13 (1.11%) BMC
11 13 (1.11%) Cisco
12 12 (1.02%) IBM
13 10 (0.85%) Cloudera
14 9 (0.77%) CA