Period
to 21 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 21 September 2021 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
England > London
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 112 121 135
Rank change year-on-year +9 +14 +25
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 835 302 821
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 2.48% 2.28% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 2.55% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 200 589
10th Percentile £324 £338 £352
25th Percentile £413 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £481 £500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -3.75% -
75th Percentile £619 £594 £619
90th Percentile £713 £650 £725
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 10
10th Percentile £32.20 £37.36 £21.10
25th Percentile £41.30 £37.75 £24.23
Median hourly rate £56.75 £45.75 £34.88
Median % change year-on-year +24.04% +31.17% +12.85%
75th Percentile £61.75 £49.44 £49.78
90th Percentile £72.75 £54.43 £51.13
England median hourly rate £32.00 £41.75 £24.66
% change year-on-year -23.35% +69.30% -20.21%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 30,702 11,842 34,246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 91.12% 89.41% 88.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,067 8,445 24,927
10th Percentile £363 £325 £325
25th Percentile £450 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £515 £513
Median % change year-on-year +6.80% +0.49% +2.50%
75th Percentile £650 £625 £600
90th Percentile £725 £719 £688
England median daily rate £513 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +6.77% +1.05% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 120 383
10th Percentile £14.95 £14.40 £12.04
25th Percentile £20.68 £19.99 £15.25
Median hourly rate £34.69 £34.13 £22.00
Median % change year-on-year +1.66% +55.11% +5.79%
75th Percentile £52.44 £46.00 £43.75
90th Percentile £65.83 £55.10 £53.00
England median hourly rate £24.18 £26.00 £22.91
% change year-on-year -7.02% +13.50% +14.54%

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Visualisation in London

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for Visualisation in London

Visualisation
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Visualisation in London over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Visualisation in London

Visualisation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hourly rate trend for Visualisation in London

Visualisation
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Visualisation in London over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Visualisation in London

Visualisation
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualisation within the London region over the 6 months to 21 September 2021. 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
Central London +13 127 £500 +5.26% 47
West London -14 26 £363 -31.60% 15
South London +5 8 £475 -24.00% 2
East London -5 8 £400 -15.57% 16
North London - 4 £150 - 1
Visualisation
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Visualisation.

1 443 (53.05%) Data Visualisation
2 418 (50.06%) SQL
3 389 (46.59%) Analytics
4 346 (41.44%) Business Intelligence
5 316 (37.84%) Python
6 278 (33.29%) Agile Software Development
7 263 (31.50%) Power Platform
8 261 (31.26%) Social Skills
8 261 (31.26%) Power BI
9 260 (31.14%) Finance
10 224 (26.83%) Tableau
11 216 (25.87%) Analytical Skills
12 160 (19.16%) Data Science
13 154 (18.44%) Azure
14 147 (17.60%) Data Modelling
15 142 (17.01%) Data Warehouse
16 139 (16.65%) Data Analysis
17 135 (16.17%) Degree
18 124 (14.85%) Problem-Solving
19 108 (12.93%) ETL
20 107 (12.81%) AWS
20 107 (12.81%) Machine Learning
21 106 (12.69%) Microsoft Excel
22 105 (12.57%) R
23 104 (12.46%) Big Data
24 103 (12.34%) JavaScript
25 95 (11.38%) Marketing
26 94 (11.26%) Scrum
27 93 (11.14%) Mathematics
28 90 (10.78%) User Experience

Visualisation
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 76 (9.10%) Apache Spark
2 30 (3.59%) SAS
3 19 (2.28%) Jupyter
4 12 (1.44%) Apache
5 8 (0.96%) Apache Airflow
6 6 (0.72%) Confluence
6 6 (0.72%) SharePoint
7 4 (0.48%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.24%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.24%) Hyperledger
9 1 (0.12%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.12%) CMS
9 1 (0.12%) R Markdown
Applications
1 106 (12.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (4.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 27 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (3.23%) Sketch
4 26 (3.11%) Figma
5 17 (2.04%) InVision
6 16 (1.92%) Zeplin
7 8 (0.96%) Chatbot
8 7 (0.84%) InDesign
9 6 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.60%) Adobe XD
10 5 (0.60%) Photoshop
11 4 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.48%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (0.36%) Endur
3 2 (0.24%) Sprinklr
4 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.12%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.12%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 263 (31.50%) Power Platform
2 154 (18.44%) Azure
3 107 (12.81%) AWS
4 47 (5.63%) GCP
5 35 (4.19%) Adobe Analytics
5 35 (4.19%) Azure Data Factory
6 26 (3.11%) GitHub
7 20 (2.40%) IaaS
8 19 (2.28%) Amazon S3
8 19 (2.28%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 16 (1.92%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 15 (1.80%) Google Analytics
11 14 (1.68%) Amazon EMR
12 13 (1.56%) Google Data Studio
12 13 (1.56%) PaaS
12 13 (1.56%) PowerApps
12 13 (1.56%) Serverless
13 12 (1.44%) SaaS
14 11 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
14 11 (1.32%) Snowflake
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.08%) HTTP
2 7 (0.84%) RTMP
3 3 (0.36%) Network Security
4 2 (0.24%) Firewall
4 2 (0.24%) SNMP
5 1 (0.12%) 2G
5 1 (0.12%) 3G
5 1 (0.12%) 5G
5 1 (0.12%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.12%) IPsec
5 1 (0.12%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.12%) MQTT
5 1 (0.12%) NAS
5 1 (0.12%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.12%) SAN
5 1 (0.12%) Skype
5 1 (0.12%) SSL
5 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.12%) WAN
5 1 (0.12%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (31.26%) Power BI
2 224 (26.83%) Tableau
3 142 (17.01%) Data Warehouse
4 104 (12.46%) Big Data
5 74 (8.86%) SQL Server
6 61 (7.31%) QlikView
7 55 (6.59%) Hadoop
8 54 (6.47%) Relational Database
9 50 (5.99%) Data Lake
10 41 (4.91%) BigQuery
10 41 (4.91%) NoSQL
11 38 (4.55%) Qlik Sense
12 37 (4.43%) Metadata
13 35 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
14 31 (3.71%) Amazon Redshift
15 28 (3.35%) MySQL
15 28 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 24 (2.87%) Looker
17 23 (2.75%) Data Mining
18 22 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 57 (6.83%) Git (software)
2 35 (4.19%) JIRA
3 25 (2.99%) Subversion
4 22 (2.63%) Jenkins
5 14 (1.68%) Octopus Deploy
6 11 (1.32%) Visual Studio
7 10 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
8 8 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (0.84%) Artifactory
9 7 (0.84%) Bitbucket
9 7 (0.84%) Cucumber
10 6 (0.72%) Selenium
11 5 (0.60%) webpack
12 4 (0.48%) Axure RP
13 3 (0.36%) Cypress.io
13 3 (0.36%) HP UFT
13 3 (0.36%) PowerDesigner
13 3 (0.36%) Toad
14 2 (0.24%) Mercurial
14 2 (0.24%) WebDriver
General
1 261 (31.26%) Social Skills
2 260 (31.14%) Finance
3 216 (25.87%) Analytical Skills
4 95 (11.38%) Marketing
5 80 (9.58%) Presentation Skills
6 46 (5.51%) Banking
6 46 (5.51%) Public Sector
7 28 (3.35%) Manufacturing
8 24 (2.87%) Retail
9 23 (2.75%) Telecoms
10 17 (2.04%) Investment Banking
11 14 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
12 11 (1.32%) Electronics
13 10 (1.20%) Influencing Skills
14 9 (1.08%) Advertising
14 9 (1.08%) Financial Institution
14 9 (1.08%) Front Office
15 7 (0.84%) Organisational Skills
16 6 (0.72%) Legal
16 6 (0.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 204 (24.43%) Analyst
2 153 (18.32%) Developer
3 112 (13.41%) Data Analyst
4 86 (10.30%) Data Engineer
5 78 (9.34%) Data Scientist
6 71 (8.50%) Architect
7 70 (8.38%) Designer
8 55 (6.59%) Business Analyst
9 43 (5.15%) UI Designer
10 41 (4.91%) Consultant
11 40 (4.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 38 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 36 (4.31%) SQL Analyst
14 33 (3.95%) Data Business Analyst
15 32 (3.83%) SQL Data Analyst
16 29 (3.47%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
17 28 (3.35%) Insurance Business Analyst
18 26 (3.11%) Power BI Developer
19 25 (2.99%) Data Architect
19 25 (2.99%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (6.47%) HTML
2 53 (6.35%) CSS
3 43 (5.15%) React
4 40 (4.79%) D3.js
5 31 (3.71%) Kafka
6 30 (3.59%) HTML5
7 29 (3.47%) REST
8 26 (3.11%) Node.js
9 24 (2.87%) CSS3
9 24 (2.87%) Pandas
9 24 (2.87%) Shiny
10 23 (2.75%) Web Services
11 22 (2.63%) .NET
12 21 (2.51%) RESTful
13 20 (2.40%) NumPy
13 20 (2.40%) PySpark
14 19 (2.28%) AngularJS
15 16 (1.92%) GraphQL
15 16 (1.92%) JSON
16 12 (1.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 90 (10.78%) User Experience
2 67 (8.02%) Algorithms
3 33 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 29 (3.47%) Social Media
5 26 (3.11%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (1.56%) Fixed Income
7 12 (1.44%) Data Centre
7 12 (1.44%) Market Risk
7 12 (1.44%) Renewable Energy
8 11 (1.32%) Cloud Native
8 11 (1.32%) Data Structures
8 11 (1.32%) FMCG
9 10 (1.20%) Clustering
10 9 (1.08%) Equities
10 9 (1.08%) Legacy Systems
11 8 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (0.96%) NHS
12 7 (0.84%) Client/Server
12 7 (0.84%) Data Protection Act
13 6 (0.72%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 22 (2.63%) Linux
2 21 (2.51%) Unix
3 8 (0.96%) Mac OS X
4 5 (0.60%) Windows
5 2 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.12%) Android
6 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 443 (53.05%) Data Visualisation
2 389 (46.59%) Analytics
3 346 (41.44%) Business Intelligence
4 278 (33.29%) Agile Software Development
5 160 (19.16%) Data Science
6 147 (17.60%) Data Modelling
7 139 (16.65%) Data Analysis
8 124 (14.85%) Problem-Solving
9 108 (12.93%) ETL
10 107 (12.81%) Machine Learning
11 94 (11.26%) Scrum
12 93 (11.14%) Mathematics
13 89 (10.66%) Decision-Making
14 88 (10.54%) Data Analytics
15 85 (10.18%) Artificial Intelligence
16 82 (9.82%) Data Engineering
17 74 (8.86%) Stakeholder Management
18 70 (8.38%) Prototyping
18 70 (8.38%) Statistics
19 66 (7.90%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 418 (50.06%) SQL
2 316 (37.84%) Python
3 105 (12.57%) R
4 103 (12.34%) JavaScript
5 67 (8.02%) Java
6 35 (4.19%) TypeScript
7 32 (3.83%) VBA
8 29 (3.47%) C#
9 27 (3.23%) T-SQL
10 23 (2.75%) Scala
11 13 (1.56%) Ruby
12 12 (1.44%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 9 (1.08%) Go
14 8 (0.96%) C
14 8 (0.96%) C++
15 7 (0.84%) HiveQL
15 7 (0.84%) SPARQL
16 6 (0.72%) Bash Shell
17 4 (0.48%) Perl
17 4 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 135 (16.17%) Degree
2 36 (4.31%) Security Cleared
3 34 (4.07%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.92%) Numerate Degree
5 13 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (1.44%) Master's Degree
7 10 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.48%) CFA
8 4 (0.48%) CIMA
8 4 (0.48%) Tableau Certification
9 3 (0.36%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.36%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.24%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.24%) OCP
10 2 (0.24%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.24%) PhD
11 1 (0.12%) APMG
11 1 (0.12%) CREST Certified
11 1 (0.12%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (7.90%) Data Quality
2 39 (4.67%) QA
3 15 (1.80%) GDPR
4 11 (1.32%) PMO
5 7 (0.84%) Accessibility
6 3 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.12%) Basel II
7 1 (0.12%) COBIT
7 1 (0.12%) HL7
7 1 (0.12%) IFRS
7 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.12%) NIST
7 1 (0.12%) SNOMED CT
7 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 35 (4.19%) Docker
2 3 (0.36%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.24%) Ceph
3 2 (0.24%) NFS
3 2 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 35 (4.19%) Kubernetes
2 14 (1.68%) Ansible
3 13 (1.56%) Terraform
4 5 (0.60%) Core Impact
5 4 (0.48%) Kibana
5 4 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.48%) Puppet
5 4 (0.48%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.36%) Kubeflow
6 3 (0.36%) logstash
6 3 (0.36%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.24%) Grafana
7 2 (0.24%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (0.24%) HP ALM
7 2 (0.24%) Istio
7 2 (0.24%) ITRS Geneos
7 2 (0.24%) linkerd
7 2 (0.24%) Netcool
7 2 (0.24%) Packer
7 2 (0.24%) Rancher
Vendors
1 86 (10.30%) Microsoft
2 60 (7.19%) Adobe
2 60 (7.19%) Google
3 49 (5.87%) Alteryx
4 47 (5.63%) Databricks
4 47 (5.63%) Oracle
5 34 (4.07%) Teradata
6 30 (3.59%) Salesforce.com
7 26 (3.11%) SAP
8 19 (2.28%) Splunk
9 12 (1.44%) TIBCO
10 10 (1.20%) Cognos
10 10 (1.20%) Jaspersoft
10 10 (1.20%) ServiceNow
11 9 (1.08%) AppDynamics
11 9 (1.08%) webMethods
12 8 (0.96%) Dataiku
13 7 (0.84%) Netezza
14 6 (0.72%) MicroStrategy
15 5 (0.60%) Informatica