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 3 months to 28 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.

Visualisation
England / South East
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 217 232
Rank change year-on-year +52 +15  
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 91 50 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.16% 0.54% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 0.66% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 33 21
Median daily rate £438 £403 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.56% -10.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £229 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £495 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -8.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £48.50 -
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 the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6397 7548 7900
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 81.64% 81.37% 79.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3717 4640 4336
Median daily rate £425 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 272 286
Median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +36 23 £425 -5.55% 3
Hampshire +25 22 £463 +71.29%
West Sussex +22 19 £465 +3.33% 4
Surrey +23 10 £525 +93.24% 4
East Sussex - 8 £330 - 2
Kent +16 3 - - 3
Middlesex -2 2 £350 -13.58% 1
Oxfordshire -9 2 £550 +34.96% 1
Buckinghamshire -9 2 - - 2
Visualisation
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region with a requirement for Visualisation.

1 66 (40.24%) Data Visualisation
2 55 (33.54%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (32.32%) Business Intelligence
4 48 (29.27%) SQL
4 48 (29.27%) Analytics
5 46 (28.05%) Scrum
6 37 (22.56%) Finance
7 34 (20.73%) SQL Server
7 34 (20.73%) Python
8 31 (18.90%) Oracle
9 29 (17.68%) ETL
9 29 (17.68%) Data Modelling
10 26 (15.85%) HTTP
10 26 (15.85%) Data Warehouse
11 24 (14.63%) Java
12 23 (14.02%) JavaScript
12 23 (14.02%) Relational Database
12 23 (14.02%) Tableau
13 22 (13.41%) HTML
13 22 (13.41%) CSS
14 21 (12.80%) Big Data
15 20 (12.20%) Linux
15 20 (12.20%) MS Excel
16 19 (11.59%) XML
16 19 (11.59%) Project Management
16 19 (11.59%) QlikView
17 18 (10.98%) Statistics
17 18 (10.98%) TDD
17 18 (10.98%) R
18 17 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management

Visualisation
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 14 (8.54%) CMS
1 14 (8.54%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (5.49%) Apache Spark
3 6 (3.66%) Apache
3 6 (3.66%) Drupal
4 5 (3.05%) SAS
5 2 (1.22%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.22%) Facebook Platform
5 2 (1.22%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.61%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.61%) JBoss
6 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.49%) MS Office
3 5 (3.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.05%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (1.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.83%) GIMP
4 3 (1.83%) MS Project
5 2 (1.22%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (2.44%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.44%) HFM
1 4 (2.44%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (1.83%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (15.85%) HTTP
2 1 (0.61%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.73%) SQL Server
2 26 (15.85%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (14.02%) Relational Database
4 21 (12.80%) Big Data
5 19 (11.59%) QlikView
6 12 (7.32%) Power BI
7 11 (6.71%) Qlik Sense
8 9 (5.49%) Hadoop
9 8 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (4.27%) MySQL
11 6 (3.66%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (3.05%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (3.05%) Essbase
12 5 (3.05%) MS Access
12 5 (3.05%) NoSQL
12 5 (3.05%) Oracle BI EE
12 5 (3.05%) Oracle ODI
12 5 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (2.44%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 14 (8.54%) Git (software)
2 13 (7.93%) Subversion
3 12 (7.32%) Ant
3 12 (7.32%) Apache Ivy
3 12 (7.32%) Bitbucket
3 12 (7.32%) eggPlant
3 12 (7.32%) Gradle
3 12 (7.32%) JMeter
3 12 (7.32%) Maven
3 12 (7.32%) Selenium
3 12 (7.32%) WebDriver
4 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (2.44%) Toad
5 2 (1.22%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.61%) Gatling
6 1 (0.61%) JIRA
6 1 (0.61%) JUnit
6 1 (0.61%) Mockito
6 1 (0.61%) NeoLoad
6 1 (0.61%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 37 (22.56%) Finance
2 11 (6.71%) Marketing
3 10 (6.10%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.05%) Advertising
5 4 (2.44%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.83%) Military
7 2 (1.22%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.22%) Retail
8 1 (0.61%) Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 72 (43.90%) Developer
2 31 (18.90%) Analyst
3 16 (9.76%) Consultant
3 16 (9.76%) Data Analyst
4 13 (7.93%) Scala Developer
5 12 (7.32%) Architect
6 11 (6.71%) Data Architect
7 10 (6.10%) Developer in Test
8 8 (4.88%) Agile Developer
8 8 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 8 (4.88%) Database Developer
9 7 (4.27%) Designer
9 7 (4.27%) MicroStrategy Developer
9 7 (4.27%) Project Leader
9 7 (4.27%) Scrum Master
9 7 (4.27%) SQL Developer
10 6 (3.66%) Business Intelligence Consultant
10 6 (3.66%) Data Insight Analyst
10 6 (3.66%) Drupal Developer
10 6 (3.66%) Insight Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.41%) CSS
1 22 (13.41%) HTML
2 19 (11.59%) XML
3 15 (9.15%) JSON
4 13 (7.93%) REST
5 4 (2.44%) .NET
5 4 (2.44%) Apache Drill
5 4 (2.44%) CSS3
5 4 (2.44%) jQuery
6 3 (1.83%) D3.js
6 3 (1.83%) HTML5
6 3 (1.83%) JFC
6 3 (1.83%) Material Design
6 3 (1.83%) Three.js
6 3 (1.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.22%) Django
7 2 (1.22%) Flask
7 2 (1.22%) Pyramid
7 2 (1.22%) Regular Expression
7 2 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.15%) User Experience
3 9 (5.49%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.88%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.44%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.44%) Hedge funds
5 4 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.22%) Life Science
6 2 (1.22%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (12.20%) Linux
2 11 (6.71%) Mac OS X
3 9 (5.49%) Unix
4 3 (1.83%) Android
4 3 (1.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (40.24%) Data Visualisation
2 55 (33.54%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (32.32%) Business Intelligence
4 48 (29.27%) Analytics
5 46 (28.05%) Scrum
6 29 (17.68%) Data Modelling
6 29 (17.68%) ETL
7 19 (11.59%) Project Management
8 18 (10.98%) Statistics
8 18 (10.98%) TDD
9 17 (10.37%) OO
9 17 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (10.37%) Validation
10 15 (9.15%) Configuration Management
10 15 (9.15%) Responsive Web Design
10 15 (9.15%) Test Automation
10 15 (9.15%) Web Development
11 14 (8.54%) BDD
11 14 (8.54%) Data Analysis
11 14 (8.54%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 48 (29.27%) SQL
2 34 (20.73%) Python
3 24 (14.63%) Java
4 23 (14.02%) JavaScript
5 18 (10.98%) R
6 13 (7.93%) C++
6 13 (7.93%) Scala
7 12 (7.32%) Groovy
7 12 (7.32%) Ruby
7 12 (7.32%) VBA
8 6 (3.66%) PHP
9 5 (3.05%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.83%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.83%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (7.32%) Degree
1 12 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.05%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.44%) BC Cleared
4 3 (1.83%) CCA
4 3 (1.83%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.22%) PhD
6 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.10%) Data Quality
2 4 (2.44%) QA
3 3 (1.83%) IFRS
3 3 (1.83%) IFRS 9
4 2 (1.22%) PMO
4 2 (1.22%) SLA
5 1 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.61%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.61%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 31 (18.90%) Oracle
2 23 (14.02%) Tableau
3 15 (9.15%) Microsoft
4 14 (8.54%) Sitecore
4 14 (8.54%) Splunk
5 12 (7.32%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (3.66%) Cognos
6 6 (3.66%) Netezza
7 5 (3.05%) MapR
8 4 (2.44%) Hyperion
8 4 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.83%) Adobe
9 3 (1.83%) IBM
10 2 (1.22%) Facebook
10 2 (1.22%) HP
10 2 (1.22%) Minitab
10 2 (1.22%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.22%) Twitter
11 1 (0.61%) Talend
11 1 (0.61%) Teradata
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