Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 22 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 83 106
Rank change year-on-year +28 +23 -26
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 20 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.11% 0.35% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 0.42% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 1
South Wales median daily rate £350 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +28.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £225 £381 £335
90th Percentile £425 £501 £365
Wales median daily rate £350 £450 £475
% change year-on-year -22.22% -5.26% +58.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 792 948 1046
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 83.54% 83.75% 81.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 682 810
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £175 £225 £235
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £388 £400 £356
% change year-on-year -3.13% +12.36% -2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 44 34
South Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.38 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.40% +15.75% +9.48%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.46 £9.58
90th Percentile £51.50 £61.25 £35.33
Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +5.56% +14.29% -5.86%

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Visualisation in South Wales

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visualisation in South Wales

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visualisation in South Wales over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visualisation in South Wales

Visualisation
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 22 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
Newport +22 8 £450 -
Torfaen - 4 £275 -
Cardiff - 4 £338 -
Visualisation
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wales region with a requirement for Visualisation.

1 14 (70.00%) Data Visualisation
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (35.00%) VBA
4 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (35.00%) PowerPivot
5 6 (30.00%) Power BI
6 5 (25.00%) Microservices
6 5 (25.00%) R
6 5 (25.00%) D3.js
6 5 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (25.00%) Java
6 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (25.00%) Python
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
6 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (25.00%) Web Design
6 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (20.00%) MS Access
7 4 (20.00%) ETL
7 4 (20.00%) Tableau
7 4 (20.00%) Analytics
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (20.00%) Gantt Chart
7 4 (20.00%) Dashboard Development

Visualisation
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (5.00%) Amazon Alexa
1 1 (5.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (5.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) PowerPivot
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) Power BI
3 4 (20.00%) MS Access
4 3 (15.00%) MySQL
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.00%) GIS
5 1 (5.00%) OLTP
5 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.00%) Publishing
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Data Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Report Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Data Scientist
6 1 (5.00%) GIS Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) D3.js
2 1 (5.00%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) PySpark
2 1 (5.00%) SVG
2 1 (5.00%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Social Media
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Data Visualisation
2 8 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
3 5 (25.00%) Microservices
3 5 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (25.00%) Web Design
4 4 (20.00%) Analytics
4 4 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
4 4 (20.00%) ETL
4 4 (20.00%) Gantt Chart
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (15.00%) Data Transformation
6 2 (10.00%) Statistics
6 2 (10.00%) User Stories
7 1 (5.00%) Kanban
7 1 (5.00%) Predictive Analytics
7 1 (5.00%) Product Management
7 1 (5.00%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 7 (35.00%) VBA
3 5 (25.00%) Java
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (25.00%) Python
3 5 (25.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Tableau
3 1 (5.00%) Hootsuite