Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Visualisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Visualisation over the 6 months to 21 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.

Visualisation
England > South East
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 260 278
Rank change year-on-year +27 +18 +27
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 149 119 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.89% 0.72% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.87% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 73 66
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +5.63% -5.33%
10th Percentile £305 £280 £266
90th Percentile £575 £790 £613
England median daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
South East median hourly rate £16.75 £16.84 £18.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.53% -9.85% -6.60%
England median hourly rate £19.75 £28.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year -29.46% +29.39% -1.64%

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13933 13731 15560
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.79% 82.58% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8355 8291 9281
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £535
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 544 605
South East median hourly rate £22.75 £27.13 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.13% +2.36% +51.43%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.58 £48.75
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Visualisation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Visualisation in the South East

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visualisation in the South East

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visualisation in the South East over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visualisation in the South East

Visualisation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visualisation in the South East

Visualisation
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Visualisation within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 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
Thames Valley -9 64 £425 +13.33% 8
Berkshire +23 51 £425 -22.73% 4
Surrey +17 44 £439 +9.69% 5
West Sussex +1 14 £700 +22.27% 2
Buckinghamshire -35 10 £288 -15.44%
East Sussex +8 9 £300 - 3
Hampshire +4 8 £375 -16.67% 8
Middlesex +4 5 £453 +25.69%
Oxfordshire -3 3 £500 +53.85% 4
Kent -19 2 £463 +32.14%
Isle of Wight - 2 £157 -
Visualisation
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Visualisation.

1 68 (45.64%) Data Visualisation
2 49 (32.89%) SQL
3 43 (28.86%) Tableau
4 42 (28.19%) Business Intelligence
5 40 (26.85%) Analytics
6 33 (22.15%) Analytical Skills
7 32 (21.48%) Finance
8 29 (19.46%) SQL Server
8 29 (19.46%) Agile Software Development
9 26 (17.45%) Hadoop
10 25 (16.78%) JavaScript
11 24 (16.11%) CSS
12 23 (15.44%) HTML
13 22 (14.77%) SAP
14 21 (14.09%) Python
14 21 (14.09%) Data Modelling
15 18 (12.08%) Oracle
15 18 (12.08%) Big Data
16 17 (11.41%) Apache Spark
17 16 (10.74%) Relational Database
17 16 (10.74%) Microsoft Excel
17 16 (10.74%) Data Warehouse
18 15 (10.07%) SAP BW
18 15 (10.07%) Git (software)
18 15 (10.07%) R
19 14 (9.40%) Scala
19 14 (9.40%) Dashboard Development
19 14 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
19 14 (9.40%) Degree
20 13 (8.72%) SQL Server Integration Services

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 17 (11.41%) Apache Spark
2 13 (8.72%) SAS
3 5 (3.36%) Apache Pig
4 4 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.01%) CMS
5 3 (2.01%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.34%) Apache
6 2 (1.34%) IIS
6 2 (1.34%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.67%) Confluence
7 1 (0.67%) Documentum
7 1 (0.67%) GeoServer
7 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (10.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (6.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 9 (6.04%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (6.04%) Photoshop
4 7 (4.70%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (2.68%) MS Visio
6 3 (2.01%) Autodesk Inventor
6 3 (2.01%) MicroStation
6 3 (2.01%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (1.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.67%) SPSS
8 1 (0.67%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.67%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.67%) Primavera
2 1 (0.67%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.36%) SaaS
3 4 (2.68%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (2.01%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.67%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (0.67%) Force.com
5 1 (0.67%) GitHub
5 1 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.67%) npm
5 1 (0.67%) Office 365
5 1 (0.67%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (0.67%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.04%) HTTP
2 5 (3.36%) Firewall
3 3 (2.01%) DNS
3 3 (2.01%) NAS
3 3 (2.01%) SAN
4 2 (1.34%) Internet
4 2 (1.34%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.34%) VPN
5 1 (0.67%) DHCP
5 1 (0.67%) LDAP
5 1 (0.67%) SMS
5 1 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.46%) SQL Server
2 26 (17.45%) Hadoop
3 18 (12.08%) Big Data
4 16 (10.74%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (10.74%) Relational Database
5 15 (10.07%) SAP BW
6 13 (8.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (7.38%) QlikView
8 9 (6.04%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (6.04%) HBase
9 8 (5.37%) Apache Hive
9 8 (5.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (4.70%) Power BI
11 5 (3.36%) Data Lake
11 5 (3.36%) MS Access
11 5 (3.36%) SAP Data Services
11 5 (3.36%) Sqoop
12 4 (2.68%) Data Mining
12 4 (2.68%) MySQL
12 4 (2.68%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 15 (10.07%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.05%) Subversion
3 8 (5.37%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.36%) Grunt
4 5 (3.36%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (2.68%) Axure RP
5 4 (2.68%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (2.68%) gulp
5 4 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.34%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.34%) JIRA
6 2 (1.34%) Selenium
6 2 (1.34%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.67%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (0.67%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.67%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.67%) eggPlant
7 1 (0.67%) Gradle
7 1 (0.67%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.67%) webpack
General
1 32 (21.48%) Finance
2 12 (8.05%) Marketing
2 12 (8.05%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.01%) Publishing
4 2 (1.34%) Banking
4 2 (1.34%) Electronics
4 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.67%) Advertising
5 1 (0.67%) Games
5 1 (0.67%) Legal
5 1 (0.67%) Local Government
5 1 (0.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (36.24%) Developer
2 49 (32.89%) Analyst
3 23 (15.44%) Data Analyst
4 14 (9.40%) Architect
5 13 (8.72%) Tableau Developer
6 12 (8.05%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (6.71%) Business Analyst
8 9 (6.04%) Consultant
8 9 (6.04%) Data Scientist
9 8 (5.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (4.70%) Scala Developer
11 6 (4.03%) Administrator
11 6 (4.03%) Angular Developer
11 6 (4.03%) Designer
11 6 (4.03%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.03%) Technical Architect
12 5 (3.36%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 5 (3.36%) Technical Analyst
13 4 (2.68%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
13 4 (2.68%) Commercial Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.11%) CSS
2 23 (15.44%) HTML
3 12 (8.05%) XML
4 11 (7.38%) AngularJS
5 10 (6.71%) D3.js
6 9 (6.04%) CSS3
6 9 (6.04%) HTML5
6 9 (6.04%) jQuery
6 9 (6.04%) JSON
7 7 (4.70%) Node.js
7 7 (4.70%) React
8 6 (4.03%) Kafka
8 6 (4.03%) LESS
8 6 (4.03%) Sass
9 5 (3.36%) J2EE
9 5 (3.36%) OpenGL
9 5 (3.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (2.68%) .NET
10 4 (2.68%) SVG
10 4 (2.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (22.15%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.05%) User Experience
3 7 (4.70%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.03%) Algorithms
4 6 (4.03%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.68%) Animation
6 3 (2.01%) 3D Graphics
6 3 (2.01%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.34%) Digital Signage
7 2 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.34%) Life Science
7 2 (1.34%) NHS
7 2 (1.34%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.34%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.34%) Smart City
7 2 (1.34%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.67%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.71%) Linux
2 6 (4.03%) Unix
2 6 (4.03%) Windows
3 2 (1.34%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (45.64%) Data Visualisation
2 42 (28.19%) Business Intelligence
3 40 (26.85%) Analytics
4 29 (19.46%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (14.09%) Data Modelling
6 14 (9.40%) Dashboard Development
6 14 (9.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (8.72%) ETL
8 11 (7.38%) Data Analysis
9 10 (6.71%) Front End Development
9 10 (6.71%) Scrum
10 9 (6.04%) Actionable Insight
10 9 (6.04%) Configuration Management
10 9 (6.04%) Data Transformation
10 9 (6.04%) Software Engineering
11 8 (5.37%) Data Management
11 8 (5.37%) Migration
11 8 (5.37%) Statistics
11 8 (5.37%) Validation
11 8 (5.37%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 49 (32.89%) SQL
2 25 (16.78%) JavaScript
3 21 (14.09%) Python
4 15 (10.07%) R
5 14 (9.40%) Scala
6 13 (8.72%) Java
7 8 (5.37%) C#
7 8 (5.37%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.03%) VBA
9 4 (2.68%) MATLAB
10 3 (2.01%) C++
10 3 (2.01%) Ruby
11 2 (1.34%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.67%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.67%) ES6
12 1 (0.67%) Groovy
12 1 (0.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (9.40%) Degree
2 3 (2.01%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.34%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.34%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.71%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.34%) QA
3 1 (0.67%) GDPR
3 1 (0.67%) IFRS
3 1 (0.67%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (4.70%) HDFS
2 5 (3.36%) Apache Flume
2 5 (3.36%) Docker
3 1 (0.67%) IAG
Systems Management
1 5 (3.36%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (2.68%) Kibana
3 3 (2.01%) Ansible
4 2 (1.34%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.34%) Puppet
5 1 (0.67%) Ambari
5 1 (0.67%) CFEngine
5 1 (0.67%) Grafana
5 1 (0.67%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.67%) Mesos
5 1 (0.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 43 (28.86%) Tableau
2 22 (14.77%) SAP
3 18 (12.08%) Oracle
4 12 (8.05%) Microsoft
5 10 (6.71%) Hortonworks
6 9 (6.04%) Informatica
7 8 (5.37%) Adobe
7 8 (5.37%) Cloudera
8 3 (2.01%) Autodesk
8 3 (2.01%) Google
8 3 (2.01%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.34%) Birst
9 2 (1.34%) DataFlux
9 2 (1.34%) Facebook
9 2 (1.34%) HP
9 2 (1.34%) Remedy
9 2 (1.34%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.67%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.67%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.67%) Splunk