The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 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.

Visualisation
England / South West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 123 136
Rank change year-on-year -11 +13  
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 8 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.29% 0.57% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 0.72% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 4
Median daily rate £350 £363 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.44% +13.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £356 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £483 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £49.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.68 £57.75
% change year-on-year - -57.26%  

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 2243 2364 2422
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.92% 78.91% 78.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1417 1565 1645
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 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 106 109
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £21.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £44.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 West

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 Visualisation in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Visualisation in the South West

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visualisation in the South West over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visualisation in the South West

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 Visualisation in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visualisation in the South West

Visualisation
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 Visualisation within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 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
Dorset +10 2 £450 - 1
Bristol -5 2 £413 +13.79% 6
Devon -5 2 £325 -10.34%
Gloucestershire +11 1 - - 3
Wiltshire -6 1 £325 -36.89%
Visualisation
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West region with a requirement for Visualisation.

1 11 (52.38%) Data Visualisation
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) Adobe
4 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (23.81%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 5 (23.81%) CSS
4 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) CSS3
4 5 (23.81%) D3.js
4 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
4 5 (23.81%) QlikView
4 5 (23.81%) HTML5
5 4 (19.05%) jQuery
5 4 (19.05%) Time Management
5 4 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (19.05%) Finance
5 4 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (19.05%) Python
5 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (19.05%) User Experience
6 3 (14.29%) Power BI
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (14.29%) Web Development
6 3 (14.29%) Retail
6 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (14.29%) Tableau
6 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
7 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) Usability Testing

Visualisation
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 2 (9.52%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Jupyter
2 1 (4.76%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (9.52%) InDesign
2 2 (9.52%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
3 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (4.76%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) QlikView
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 3 (14.29%) Power BI
4 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
5 1 (4.76%) Apache Zeppelin
5 1 (4.76%) Data Lake
5 1 (4.76%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.76%) HBase
5 1 (4.76%) HDInsight
5 1 (4.76%) MySQL
5 1 (4.76%) Spatial Data
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.76%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Designer
2 4 (19.05%) UI Designer
2 4 (19.05%) UI/UX Designer
2 4 (19.05%) UX Designer
3 3 (14.29%) QlikView Developer
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Data Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Data Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (9.52%) Front End Web Designer
4 2 (9.52%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (9.52%) SQL BI Developer
4 2 (9.52%) UI Developer
4 2 (9.52%) UI/UX Developer
4 2 (9.52%) UX Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) AngularJS
1 5 (23.81%) CSS
1 5 (23.81%) CSS3
1 5 (23.81%) D3.js
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
1 5 (23.81%) HTML5
2 4 (19.05%) jQuery
2 4 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 2 (9.52%) Highcharts JS
3 2 (9.52%) HTML5 Canvas
4 1 (4.76%) JSON
4 1 (4.76%) Kafka
4 1 (4.76%) Meteor
4 1 (4.76%) Node.js
4 1 (4.76%) React
4 1 (4.76%) Spark Streaming
4 1 (4.76%) WPF
4 1 (4.76%) XHTML
4 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Life Science
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Data Visualisation
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (19.05%) Time Management
4 3 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (9.52%) Analytics
5 2 (9.52%) Conceptual Models
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Data Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) Data Governance
5 2 (9.52%) Data Security
5 2 (9.52%) Data Strategy
5 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) Infographics
5 2 (9.52%) Machine Learning
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (9.52%) Typography
5 2 (9.52%) Usability Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.52%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.76%) C
6 1 (4.76%) C++
6 1 (4.76%) MATLAB
6 1 (4.76%) R
6 1 (4.76%) Scala
6 1 (4.76%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 15288
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ambari
1 1 (4.76%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (4.76%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Adobe
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Tableau