Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 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.

Data Visualization
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 165 196
Rank change year-on-year -8 +31 -13
Contract jobs citing Data Visualisation 14 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.28% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 8
Scotland median daily rate £415 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.78% +28.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £340 £335 £303
90th Percentile £488 £558 £388
UK median daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year +1.82% +47.22% -6.60%

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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4187 3590 5091
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.14% 83.57% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2381 2100 2660
Scotland median daily rate £390 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.55% -5.07% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 87 104
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.67 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

Data Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Data Visualisation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Data Visualisation in Scotland

Data Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Visualisation in Scotland

Data Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Visualisation in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Visualisation in Scotland

Data Visualisation
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 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
Edinburgh -4 6 £400 -20.00% 2
Glasgow -9 4 £475 +5.56% 2
Stirling - 2 £475 - 1
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Data Visualisation
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Data Visualisation.

1 14 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 7 (50.00%) Analytics
4 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 4 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) Web Development
5 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 4 (28.57%) Data Analytics
5 4 (28.57%) LESS
5 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (28.57%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (21.43%) R
6 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (21.43%) Python
6 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) GIS
7 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 2 (14.29%) MVC
7 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) C#
7 2 (14.29%) Project Management
7 2 (14.29%) Informatica

Data Visualisation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS R12
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) GIS
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (14.29%) QlikView
3 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data
4 1 (7.14%) Data Lake
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (7.14%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Grunt
1 2 (14.29%) gulp
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
1 2 (14.29%) NUnit
1 2 (14.29%) Redmine
1 2 (14.29%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Data Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Programmer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Angular Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Data Scientist
4 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle BI Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) CSS
1 4 (28.57%) HTML
1 4 (28.57%) LESS
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (14.29%) Redux
2 2 (14.29%) RxJS
2 2 (14.29%) Sass
2 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (14.29%) WCF
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) WebGL
2 2 (14.29%) WinForms
2 2 (14.29%) WPF
2 2 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 7 (50.00%) Analytics
3 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Dashboard Development
4 4 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Data Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 4 (28.57%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) BDD
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (14.29%) Data Flow Diagram
5 2 (14.29%) Data Transformation
5 2 (14.29%) ETL
5 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) R
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 2 (14.29%) TypeScript
4 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Kibana
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) Informatica
2 2 (14.29%) Mapbox