Period
to 8 December 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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 180 185 186
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1 +28
Contract jobs citing Data Visualisation 20 34 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.38% 0.57% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.69% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 29 36
North West median daily rate £400 £390 £610
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -36.07% +62.67%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £341
90th Percentile £525 £788 £755
England median daily rate £475 £450 £477
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.56% +12.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
North West median hourly rate £20.50 - -
England median hourly rate £20.50 £31.25 £34.50
% change year-on-year -34.40% -9.42% +25.45%

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 4,455 4,955 4,695
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 83.99% 83.25% 82.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,858 3,124 3,015
North West median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £588
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 210 281 208
North West median hourly rate £24.75 £22.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -21.43% +33.19%
10th Percentile £11.88 £11.88 £11.67
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.50 £52.48
England median hourly rate £23.70 £22.00 £24.13
% change year-on-year +7.73% -8.81% +7.22%

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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 8 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Visualisation in the North West

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 8 December 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
Cheshire +10 7 £285 -43.00% 3
Lancashire +22 6 £500 -35.48%
Manchester +16 6 £460 +36.30% 9
Cumbria - 1 £548 - 2
Data Visualisation
England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 20 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 12 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (50.00%) SQL
4 9 (45.00%) Tableau
5 8 (40.00%) Power BI
5 8 (40.00%) Power Platform
5 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (30.00%) ETL
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (30.00%) Analytics
8 5 (25.00%) Public Sector
8 5 (25.00%) SAS
8 5 (25.00%) Oracle
8 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
9 4 (20.00%) Azure
9 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (20.00%) Data Integration
9 4 (20.00%) User Experience
9 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (15.00%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (15.00%) Disclosure Scotland
10 3 (15.00%) Big Data
10 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
10 3 (15.00%) Coaching
10 3 (15.00%) Data Lake

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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 5 (25.00%) SAS
2 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Power Platform
2 4 (20.00%) Azure
3 2 (10.00%) Azure Functions
3 2 (10.00%) GitHub
3 2 (10.00%) PowerApps
3 2 (10.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Power BI
2 7 (35.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (15.00%) Big Data
6 3 (15.00%) Data Lake
6 3 (15.00%) Hadoop
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (10.00%) Apache Hive
7 2 (10.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (10.00%) HBase
7 2 (10.00%) KNIME
7 2 (10.00%) OLAP
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (10.00%) SSDT
8 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (25.00%) Public Sector
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Data Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Power BI Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) ETL Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Report Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Business Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Data Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Data Mining Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) HR Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) HR Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Implementation Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Machine Learning Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Machine Learning Scientist
7 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) D3.js
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) W3C
3 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (5.00%) Smart Energy
3 1 (5.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 12 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (40.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (30.00%) Analytics
4 6 (30.00%) ETL
5 4 (20.00%) Data Integration
6 3 (15.00%) Coaching
6 3 (15.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (10.00%) Campaign Management
7 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (10.00%) CRM
7 2 (10.00%) Data Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) Data Management
7 2 (10.00%) Data Science
7 2 (10.00%) Data Validation
7 2 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (10.00%) Validation
8 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 2 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) R
4 1 (5.00%) Scala
4 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) HDFS
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Tableau
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (10.00%) Talend
5 1 (5.00%) Cognos