The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Visualisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Visualisation over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Visualisation
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 51 73 72
Rank change year-on-year +22 -1  
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 7 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.06% 0.50% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 0.64% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Median daily rate £425 £350 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -26.31%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £423 £450
% change year-on-year -2.66% -6.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £44.96 £25.50
% change year-on-year -5.51% +76.29%  

Visualisation is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 530 780 708
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 80.42% 77.38% 71.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 426 401
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 10
Median hourly rate £17.59 £38.75 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.60% +24.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.35 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.33 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Visualisation as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Visualisation in Reading

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visualisation in Reading

Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for Visualisation.

1 4 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
1 4 (44.44%) Analytics
2 3 (33.33%) Tableau
2 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 3 (33.33%) IFRS
2 3 (33.33%) IFRS 9
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) SAS
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (22.22%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) Django
3 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) VBA
3 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
3 2 (22.22%) Facebook
3 2 (22.22%) Facebook Platform
3 2 (22.22%) Twitter
3 2 (22.22%) Big Data

Visualisation
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (33.33%) SAS
2 2 (22.22%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 2 (22.22%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) ETL Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Data Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Python Developer
2 2 (22.22%) SSIS Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Business Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
3 1 (11.11%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Django
1 2 (22.22%) Flask
1 2 (22.22%) Pyramid
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Analytics
1 4 (44.44%) Data Visualisation
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 2 (22.22%) Machine Learning
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Database Optimisation
4 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
1 3 (33.33%) IFRS
1 3 (33.33%) IFRS 9
2 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Tableau
2 2 (22.22%) Facebook
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Twitter