Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Data Visualisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Visualisation over the 6 months to 20 January 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.

Data Visualization
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 184 177 194
Rank change year-on-year -7 +17 +17
Contract jobs citing Data Visualisation 26 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.47% 0.50% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.56% 0.60% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 34 10
North West median daily rate £390 £610 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.07% +73.79% +0.29%
10th Percentile £313 £339 £319
90th Percentile £788 £755 £511
England median daily rate £475 £475 £430
% change year-on-year - +10.47% -4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year -28.57% -2.10% +99.72%

Data 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 North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,662 4,518 5,250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 83.70% 83.53% 85.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,945 2,935 3,392
North West median daily rate £423 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.32% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £258 £255
90th Percentile £588 £600 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 208 153
North West median hourly rate £23.83 £21.74 £21.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.59% +3.30% -31.05%
10th Percentile £12.87 £11.93 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.31 £49.80 £49.95
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.44 £24.00
% change year-on-year +0.27% -2.34% +4.35%

Data Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Data Visualisation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Data Visualisation in the North West

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Visualisation in the North West

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Visualisation in the North West over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Visualisation in the North West

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Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Visualisation within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Manchester -3 10 £338 -12.90% 13
Cheshire -7 7 £425 +13.33% 4
Merseyside - 5 £390 - 2
Lancashire -22 4 £775 +27.05% 1
Data Visualisation
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 North West region with a requirement for Data Visualisation.

1 26 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 18 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (65.38%) SQL
4 15 (57.69%) Power BI
5 10 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (26.92%) ETL
7 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
7 7 (26.92%) BusinessObjects
7 7 (26.92%) Analytics
8 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
8 6 (23.08%) SAP
8 6 (23.08%) Dashboard Development
9 5 (19.23%) Oracle
9 5 (19.23%) Python
9 5 (19.23%) Tableau
10 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
10 4 (15.38%) Java
10 4 (15.38%) Finance
10 4 (15.38%) Hadoop
11 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (11.54%) SFIA
11 3 (11.54%) HTML
11 3 (11.54%) Scrum
11 3 (11.54%) Data Management
11 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
11 3 (11.54%) CSS
11 3 (11.54%) Unix
11 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (11.54%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) Power BI
2 10 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (26.92%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (23.08%) Relational Database
5 4 (15.38%) Hadoop
6 3 (11.54%) Apache Hive
6 3 (11.54%) Big Data
6 3 (11.54%) HBase
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (7.69%) Data Lake
7 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (7.69%) Essbase
7 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
7 2 (7.69%) Pentaho
7 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (7.69%) QlikView
8 1 (3.85%) KNIME
8 1 (3.85%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) ERwin
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) RStudio
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Power BI Developer
4 4 (15.38%) SAP BI Developer
4 4 (15.38%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 4 (15.38%) SAP Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Data Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Designer
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Data Architect
5 2 (7.69%) UX Designer
6 1 (3.85%) Cognos Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Hyperion Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Python Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) CSS
1 3 (11.54%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 2 (7.69%) D3.js
2 2 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (3.85%) MDX
3 1 (3.85%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) FMCG
2 2 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 18 (69.23%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) Analytics
4 7 (26.92%) ETL
5 6 (23.08%) Dashboard Development
6 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
7 3 (11.54%) Data Management
7 3 (11.54%) Scrum
7 3 (11.54%) SFIA
8 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Data Engineering
8 2 (7.69%) Data Science
8 2 (7.69%) Data Security
8 2 (7.69%) Data Strategy
8 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (7.69%) Metadata Management
8 2 (7.69%) Project Management
8 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.69%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) SQL
2 5 (19.23%) Python
3 4 (15.38%) Java
4 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) Go
5 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.85%) R
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) Scala
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.85%) GIAC
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) Data Quality
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) HDFS
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) SAP
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 5 (19.23%) Tableau
4 2 (7.69%) CA
4 2 (7.69%) Hyperion
4 2 (7.69%) Informatica
4 2 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (3.85%) AlienVault
5 1 (3.85%) ArcSight
5 1 (3.85%) Cognos
5 1 (3.85%) Hortonworks
5 1 (3.85%) LogRhythm
5 1 (3.85%) Splunk
5 1 (3.85%) Talend