Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 177 189 217
Rank change year-on-year +12 +28 +11
Contract jobs citing Data Visualisation 37 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.63% 0.28% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.34% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 29 8
North West median daily rate £390 £610 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -36.07% +68.04% -21.51%
10th Percentile £313 £332 £263
90th Percentile £788 £755 £534
England median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £40.00 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +42.86% +1.82% +47.22%

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 4,898 4,708 5,895
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 82.97% 82.24% 85.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,106 2,999 3,776
North West median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £260
90th Percentile £575 £586 £556
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 280 207 179
North West median hourly rate £21.76 £28.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.29% +27.27% -27.08%
10th Percentile £11.39 £11.74 £11.45
90th Percentile £51.03 £49.93 £53.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year -6.38% +2.87% +3.84%

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 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 2018. 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 +2 16 £350 +3.70% 6
Cheshire +9 10 £500 +40.85% 2
Merseyside - 6 £383 - 2
Lancashire -22 5 £775 +27.05%
Data Visualisation
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 37 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 22 (59.46%) SQL
2 22 (59.46%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (43.24%) Power BI
4 13 (35.14%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (32.43%) ETL
5 12 (32.43%) Analytics
6 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
7 9 (24.32%) Data Analysis
8 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (21.62%) Java
8 8 (21.62%) Oracle
8 8 (21.62%) Python
8 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
8 8 (21.62%) BusinessObjects
8 8 (21.62%) Tableau
9 7 (18.92%) Unix
9 7 (18.92%) Project Management
10 6 (16.22%) Finance
10 6 (16.22%) Hyperion
10 6 (16.22%) SAP
10 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
10 6 (16.22%) HTML
10 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (16.22%) Dashboard Development
10 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
11 5 (13.51%) Talend
11 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services

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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 2 (5.41%) Apache Spark
1 2 (5.41%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.81%) GitHub
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) Power BI
2 13 (35.14%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (21.62%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
4 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
4 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (10.81%) Amazon Aurora
6 4 (10.81%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (10.81%) Big Data
7 3 (8.11%) Hadoop
7 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
7 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (5.41%) Apache Hive
8 2 (5.41%) Essbase
8 2 (5.41%) HBase
8 2 (5.41%) MySQL
8 2 (5.41%) Pentaho
8 2 (5.41%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) ERwin
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Retail
3 2 (5.41%) Multimedia
3 2 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Developer
2 12 (32.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Power BI Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Data Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Data Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) JavaScript Developer
5 4 (10.81%) SAP BI Developer
5 4 (10.81%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
5 4 (10.81%) SAP Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Architect
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Data Scientist
7 2 (5.41%) HTML CSS Developer
7 2 (5.41%) HTML Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Lead Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Lead Data Architect
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.22%) HTML
2 5 (13.51%) CSS
3 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
3 4 (10.81%) XML
4 2 (5.41%) D3.js
4 2 (5.41%) Node.js
4 2 (5.41%) RESTful
5 1 (2.70%) HTML5
5 1 (2.70%) jQuery
5 1 (2.70%) JSON
5 1 (2.70%) MDX
5 1 (2.70%) OAuth
5 1 (2.70%) REST
5 1 (2.70%) SAML
5 1 (2.70%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (13.51%) Taxonomies
2 2 (5.41%) FMCG
2 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.41%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Unix
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 22 (59.46%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (32.43%) Analytics
3 12 (32.43%) ETL
4 9 (24.32%) Data Analysis
5 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (18.92%) Project Management
7 6 (16.22%) Dashboard Development
8 4 (10.81%) Business Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) Business Process Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
8 4 (10.81%) SFIA
8 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
8 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (8.11%) Data Analytics
9 3 (8.11%) Data Engineering
9 3 (8.11%) Data Integration
9 3 (8.11%) Data Management
9 3 (8.11%) Scrum
10 2 (5.41%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) SQL
2 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
3 8 (21.62%) Java
3 8 (21.62%) Python
4 4 (10.81%) Perl
4 4 (10.81%) PL/SQL
5 2 (5.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (5.41%) Go
5 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) Ruby
6 1 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) GIAC
2 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) PMO
2 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle
1 8 (21.62%) Tableau
2 6 (16.22%) Hyperion
2 6 (16.22%) SAP
3 5 (13.51%) Talend
4 2 (5.41%) AlienVault
4 2 (5.41%) ArcSight
4 2 (5.41%) CA
4 2 (5.41%) Informatica
4 2 (5.41%) LogRhythm
4 2 (5.41%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (5.41%) Splunk
5 1 (2.70%) Attivio
5 1 (2.70%) Cognos
5 1 (2.70%) Vertica