Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 18 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 144 137 182
Rank change year-on-year -7 +45 +20
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 102 142 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.25% 1.45% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.75% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 93 22
Midlands median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +25.17%
10th Percentile £227 £301 £286
90th Percentile £552 £649 £549
England median daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Midlands median hourly rate £55.60 £26.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +113.85% - -
England median hourly rate £19.75 £28.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year -29.46% +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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6763 8113 6733
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 83.20% 82.62% 79.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4306 4956 3980
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £231
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 206 258
Midlands median hourly rate £21.24 £16.30 £18.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.35% -13.14% +4.22%
10th Percentile £10.57 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £49.00 £39.75 £42.33
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Visualisation in the Midlands

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visualisation in the Midlands

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visualisation in the Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visualisation in the Midlands

Visualisation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visualisation in the Midlands

Visualisation
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualisation within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 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
West Midlands +12 60 £406 -12.16% 2
East Midlands -12 40 £400 -1.84% 1
Visualisation
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Visualisation.

1 47 (46.08%) Data Visualisation
2 40 (39.22%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (34.31%) SQL
4 30 (29.41%) Analytics
5 29 (28.43%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (24.51%) Tableau
7 24 (23.53%) User Experience
8 23 (22.55%) Power BI
8 23 (22.55%) D3.js
9 22 (21.57%) Microsoft
10 21 (20.59%) Security Cleared
11 19 (18.63%) Python
11 19 (18.63%) Data Management
12 18 (17.65%) NoSQL
13 17 (16.67%) Degree
13 17 (16.67%) QlikView
13 17 (16.67%) JavaScript
13 17 (16.67%) Data Modelling
14 16 (15.69%) ETL
14 16 (15.69%) Data Quality
15 15 (14.71%) CSS
16 14 (13.73%) Microsoft Excel
16 14 (13.73%) C#
16 14 (13.73%) Finance
16 14 (13.73%) R
17 13 (12.75%) Node.js
17 13 (12.75%) Performance Monitoring
17 13 (12.75%) Root Cause Analysis
17 13 (12.75%) Web Development
17 13 (12.75%) React

Visualisation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 8 (7.84%) SAS
2 6 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.96%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.98%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 14 (13.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (3.92%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.94%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.96%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.98%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.55%) Power BI
2 18 (17.65%) NoSQL
3 17 (16.67%) QlikView
4 12 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 11 (10.78%) Spotfire
6 10 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (7.84%) Big Data
9 7 (6.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (5.88%) Hadoop
10 6 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (5.88%) MongoDB
11 4 (3.92%) Apache Hive
12 3 (2.94%) Data Mining
12 3 (2.94%) RDBMS
12 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
13 2 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.98%) Pentaho
14 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.94%) ERwin
3 2 (1.96%) Subversion
3 2 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (13.73%) Finance
2 6 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.90%) Banking
3 5 (4.90%) Marketing
4 3 (2.94%) Automotive
4 3 (2.94%) Electronics
4 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (27.45%) Developer
2 22 (21.57%) Analyst
3 14 (13.73%) Data Scientist
4 11 (10.78%) Business Analyst
5 9 (8.82%) Consultant
6 8 (7.84%) Web Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 5 (4.90%) Data Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (3.92%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
9 4 (3.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (3.92%) Business Manager
9 4 (3.92%) Designer
9 4 (3.92%) Integration Analyst
9 4 (3.92%) Senior Developer
10 3 (2.94%) Angular Developer
10 3 (2.94%) Insight Manager
10 3 (2.94%) Monitoring Engineer
10 3 (2.94%) R Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (22.55%) D3.js
2 15 (14.71%) CSS
3 13 (12.75%) Node.js
3 13 (12.75%) React
4 10 (9.80%) .NET
4 10 (9.80%) REST
5 9 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (6.86%) HTML
7 6 (5.88%) AngularJS
7 6 (5.88%) OAuth
7 6 (5.88%) OAuth2
7 6 (5.88%) Redux
7 6 (5.88%) SVG
8 5 (4.90%) Angular 2
8 5 (4.90%) Natural Language Processing
8 5 (4.90%) OpenLayers
8 5 (4.90%) XML
9 4 (3.92%) Elastic Stack
9 4 (3.92%) Kafka
10 1 (0.98%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 29 (28.43%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (23.53%) User Experience
3 12 (11.76%) CMDB
4 9 (8.82%) Management Information System
5 7 (6.86%) Algorithms
6 5 (4.90%) Computer Science
6 5 (4.90%) FMCG
7 4 (3.92%) Cloud Native
8 3 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (2.94%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.96%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.96%) NHS
10 1 (0.98%) Animation
10 1 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.98%) Photography
10 1 (0.98%) Taxonomies
10 1 (0.98%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.98%) AIX
1 1 (0.98%) Linux
1 1 (0.98%) Solaris
1 1 (0.98%) SUSE
1 1 (0.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (46.08%) Data Visualisation
2 40 (39.22%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (29.41%) Analytics
4 19 (18.63%) Data Management
5 17 (16.67%) Data Modelling
6 16 (15.69%) ETL
7 13 (12.75%) Performance Monitoring
7 13 (12.75%) Root Cause Analysis
7 13 (12.75%) Web Development
8 12 (11.76%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 12 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
8 12 (11.76%) Performance Management
9 11 (10.78%) Information Security
9 11 (10.78%) Mathematics
9 11 (10.78%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (9.80%) TDD
11 9 (8.82%) Loose Coupling
11 9 (8.82%) Workflow
12 7 (6.86%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 35 (34.31%) SQL
2 19 (18.63%) Python
3 17 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 14 (13.73%) C#
4 14 (13.73%) R
5 10 (9.80%) GraphQL
5 10 (9.80%) Scala
6 8 (7.84%) Java
7 4 (3.92%) Go
7 4 (3.92%) Ruby
7 4 (3.92%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.96%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.98%) C
9 1 (0.98%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (20.59%) Security Cleared
2 17 (16.67%) Degree
3 10 (9.80%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (4.90%) Master's Degree
5 4 (3.92%) CBAP
5 4 (3.92%) IIBA
6 2 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.96%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.98%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (15.69%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.96%) QA
3 1 (0.98%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (3.92%) Grafana
1 4 (3.92%) Kibana
1 4 (3.92%) logstash
2 1 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (24.51%) Tableau
2 22 (21.57%) Microsoft
3 12 (11.76%) AppDynamics
3 12 (11.76%) BMC
3 12 (11.76%) Cisco
3 12 (11.76%) Riverbed
4 4 (3.92%) Oracle
4 4 (3.92%) SAP
5 2 (1.96%) Talend
6 1 (0.98%) BT
6 1 (0.98%) Capita
6 1 (0.98%) Google
6 1 (0.98%) Hortonworks
6 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.98%) Trillium