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 30 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.

Data Visualization
England / South West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 132 144
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12  
Contract jobs citing Data Visualisation 6 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.23% 0.27% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.35% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Median daily rate £594 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +26.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £400 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £813 £555 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £550 £400
% change year-on-year -22.72% +37.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.49 £48.50 -
% change year-on-year -12.39% -  

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 2117 2317 2460
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.42% 79.59% 78.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1386 1532 1584
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 136 88
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +20.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £27.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

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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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Visualisation in the South West over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Visualisation in the South West

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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 30 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
Bristol +4 4 £788 +65.78%
Wiltshire - 1 £463 -
Data Visualisation
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 10 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 6 (60.00%) Tableau
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) Adobe
3 4 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (40.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
5 2 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) QlikView
5 2 (20.00%) Data Security
5 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Conceptual Models
5 2 (20.00%) Power BI
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Optimisation
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (10.00%) SOQL
6 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (10.00%) WordPress
6 1 (10.00%) Web Development

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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 (10.00%) CMS
1 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) Power BI
2 2 (20.00%) QlikView
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data
3 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (10.00%) Lumira
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Business Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Chief Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Chief Data Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Report Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Architect
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Tableau Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS3
1 1 (10.00%) D3.js
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
1 1 (10.00%) JSON
1 1 (10.00%) Meteor
1 1 (10.00%) Node.js
1 1 (10.00%) React
1 1 (10.00%) XHTML
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Conceptual Models
3 2 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (20.00%) Data Security
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) ETL
4 1 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Optimisation
4 1 (10.00%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) SOQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Tableau
2 4 (40.00%) Adobe
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft