The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 3 months to 26 June 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
England / South West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 131 139
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8  
Contract jobs citing Data Visualisation 3 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.11% 0.30% 0.096%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.39% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Median daily rate £325 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% +7.40%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £375
% change year-on-year -10.00% +33.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £49.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +226.66%  

Data 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 West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2224 2327 2452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.92% 78.83% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1419 1538 1664
Median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 107 111
Median hourly rate £43.50 £35.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.53% -2.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £21.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Visualisation in the South West

Data Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Visualisation in the South West

Data Visualisation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Visualisation in the South West

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Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Devon -6 2 £325 -10.34% 1
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 1
Data Visualisation
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South West region with a requirement for Data Visualisation.

1 11 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 6 (54.55%) Adobe
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) CSS3
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) D3.js
3 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
4 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 4 (36.36%) Time Management
4 4 (36.36%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (36.36%) User Experience
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) Tableau
6 2 (18.18%) Data Governance
6 2 (18.18%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (18.18%) Axure RP
6 2 (18.18%) HTML5 Canvas
6 2 (18.18%) Highcharts JS
6 2 (18.18%) Usability Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Data Architecture
6 2 (18.18%) Data Security
6 2 (18.18%) Workflow
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) Photoshop

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) SAS
1 1 (9.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (18.18%) InDesign
2 2 (18.18%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Power BI
2 1 (9.09%) QlikView
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Designer
2 4 (36.36%) UI Designer
2 4 (36.36%) UI/UX Designer
2 4 (36.36%) UX Designer
3 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Data Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (18.18%) Front End Web Designer
4 2 (18.18%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (18.18%) UI Developer
4 2 (18.18%) UI/UX Developer
4 2 (18.18%) UX Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Web Designer
4 2 (18.18%) Web UI Designer
4 2 (18.18%) Web UI Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Web UI/UX Designer
4 2 (18.18%) Web UI/UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
1 5 (45.45%) CSS
1 5 (45.45%) CSS3
1 5 (45.45%) D3.js
1 5 (45.45%) HTML
1 5 (45.45%) HTML5
2 4 (36.36%) jQuery
2 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (18.18%) Highcharts JS
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (9.09%) JSON
4 1 (9.09%) Meteor
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js
4 1 (9.09%) React
4 1 (9.09%) XHTML
4 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Time Management
3 3 (27.27%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Conceptual Models
4 2 (18.18%) Data Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Data Governance
4 2 (18.18%) Data Security
4 2 (18.18%) Data Strategy
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Infographics
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Typography
4 2 (18.18%) Usability Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Data Munging
5 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) SOQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Adobe
2 3 (27.27%) Tableau