Period
to 19 June 2019

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 6 months to 19 June 2019 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.

Visualization
England > South West
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 148 133 176
Rank change year-on-year -15 +43 -21
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 71 60 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.19% 1.20% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 1.44% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 46 14
South West median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £309 £313 £313
90th Percentile £723 £508 £664
England median daily rate £475 £480 £467
% change year-on-year -1.04% +2.78% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South West median hourly rate - - £42.50
England median hourly rate £44.78 £36.50 £42.48
% change year-on-year +22.69% -14.07% +17.99%

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 the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,078 4,172 4,405
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 84.93% 83.47% 84.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,220 2,510 2,839
South West median daily rate £450 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +6.45% +3.33%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £246
90th Percentile £625 £563 £538
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 200 204
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £36.88 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.25% -7.81% -
10th Percentile £13.03 £11.77 £14.16
90th Percentile £52.47 £48.75 £53.75
England median hourly rate £25.23 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +14.67% -12.00% -

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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 6 months to 19 June 2019.

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 6 months to 19 June 2019. 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
Bristol -14 23 £438 +4.79% 6
Wiltshire -37 17 £700 +64.71% 1
Gloucestershire -3 12 £388 +25.00% 4
Devon +4 10 £600 +84.62%
Dorset - 2 - -
Somerset -1 1 - - 1
Cornwall - 1 £400 -
Visualisation
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Visualisation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Visualisation.

1 42 (59.15%) Data Visualisation
2 35 (49.30%) Business Intelligence
3 31 (43.66%) SQL
4 27 (38.03%) Finance
5 25 (35.21%) Power BI
5 25 (35.21%) Power Platform
6 24 (33.80%) Python
7 21 (29.58%) Security Cleared
8 19 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (22.54%) Telecoms
9 16 (22.54%) Marketing
9 16 (22.54%) Data Warehouse
10 15 (21.13%) SAP
10 15 (21.13%) Manufacturing
11 14 (19.72%) Electronics
11 14 (19.72%) Programme Management
11 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
11 14 (19.72%) Digital Marketing
12 13 (18.31%) SC Cleared
13 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
13 12 (16.90%) User Experience
13 12 (16.90%) Web Design
14 11 (15.49%) Data Analysis
14 11 (15.49%) Business Analysis
14 11 (15.49%) CSS
14 11 (15.49%) Relational Database
15 10 (14.08%) Data Structures
15 10 (14.08%) Analytics
15 10 (14.08%) Use Case
15 10 (14.08%) Linux

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 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.82%) WordPress
3 1 (1.41%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.41%) Jupyter
3 1 (1.41%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.82%) Adobe XD
2 2 (2.82%) InVision
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.82%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.82%) Zeplin
3 1 (1.41%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (1.41%) PTC Creo
3 1 (1.41%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.41%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 25 (35.21%) Power Platform
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (9.86%) Azure Data Factory
4 6 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (7.04%) Serverless
6 4 (5.63%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (5.63%) PowerApps
7 2 (2.82%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.41%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.27%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) AMQP
2 1 (1.41%) Firewall
2 1 (1.41%) Network Security
2 1 (1.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (35.21%) Power BI
2 16 (22.54%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (15.49%) Relational Database
4 7 (9.86%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
4 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (8.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 6 (8.45%) Big Data
5 6 (8.45%) NoSQL
6 5 (7.04%) MySQL
7 4 (5.63%) Data Lake
8 3 (4.23%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (4.23%) MS Access
8 3 (4.23%) MySQL Workbench
8 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.82%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (2.82%) BigQuery
9 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (16.90%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.27%) Subversion
3 5 (7.04%) JIRA
4 4 (5.63%) gulp
4 4 (5.63%) webpack
5 3 (4.23%) Jasmine
5 3 (4.23%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (4.23%) Robomongo
5 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio Code
6 2 (2.82%) Balsamiq
6 2 (2.82%) GitLab
6 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.41%) Axure RP
7 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.41%) Maven
7 1 (1.41%) Selenium
7 1 (1.41%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 27 (38.03%) Finance
2 16 (22.54%) Marketing
2 16 (22.54%) Telecoms
3 15 (21.13%) Manufacturing
4 14 (19.72%) Electronics
5 2 (2.82%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.82%) Retail
6 1 (1.41%) Automotive
6 1 (1.41%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (43.66%) Developer
2 14 (19.72%) Analyst
3 8 (11.27%) Ruby Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Data Analyst
4 7 (9.86%) PostgreSQL Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Power BI Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Senior Ruby Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Business Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Architect
7 4 (5.63%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) SQL Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) SQL Data Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Data Scientist
8 3 (4.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (4.23%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.49%) CSS
2 8 (11.27%) HTML
3 7 (9.86%) AngularJS
3 7 (9.86%) D3.js
3 7 (9.86%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (7.04%) Sass
5 3 (4.23%) amCharts
5 3 (4.23%) Angular 2
5 3 (4.23%) React
5 3 (4.23%) React Native
6 2 (2.82%) .NET
6 2 (2.82%) Ajax
6 2 (2.82%) Ionic Framework
6 2 (2.82%) jQuery
6 2 (2.82%) LESS
6 2 (2.82%) Node.js
6 2 (2.82%) NumPy
6 2 (2.82%) RESTful
6 2 (2.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (2.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) User Experience
2 10 (14.08%) Data Structures
3 5 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.63%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.23%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.41%) Clustering
6 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Linux
2 7 (9.86%) Mac OS X
2 7 (9.86%) Unix
3 1 (1.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (59.15%) Data Visualisation
2 35 (49.30%) Business Intelligence
3 19 (26.76%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (19.72%) Digital Marketing
4 14 (19.72%) Programme Management
5 12 (16.90%) Web Design
6 11 (15.49%) Business Analysis
6 11 (15.49%) Data Analysis
7 10 (14.08%) Analytics
7 10 (14.08%) Use Case
8 9 (12.68%) Machine Learning
8 9 (12.68%) Migration
8 9 (12.68%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (12.68%) Web Development
9 7 (9.86%) Configuration Management
9 7 (9.86%) Continuous Deployment
9 7 (9.86%) Data Science
9 7 (9.86%) Decision-Making
9 7 (9.86%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (9.86%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (43.66%) SQL
2 24 (33.80%) Python
3 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.08%) Ruby
5 9 (12.68%) Java
6 6 (8.45%) TypeScript
7 5 (7.04%) VBA
8 4 (5.63%) C#
8 4 (5.63%) C++
8 4 (5.63%) R
9 3 (4.23%) ES6
10 2 (2.82%) ANSI SQL
10 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.82%) Groovy
10 2 (2.82%) Scala
10 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.82%) VB
11 1 (1.41%) C
11 1 (1.41%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (29.58%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.31%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.45%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.23%) AWS Certification
4 3 (4.23%) Degree
5 2 (2.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.82%) PhD
6 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (12.68%) Grafana
1 9 (12.68%) Kibana
2 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (21.13%) SAP
2 8 (11.27%) Tableau
3 7 (9.86%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle
5 3 (4.23%) Adobe
5 3 (4.23%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 2 (2.82%) Databricks
6 2 (2.82%) Google
7 1 (1.41%) Autodesk
7 1 (1.41%) Cognos
7 1 (1.41%) F5
7 1 (1.41%) HP
7 1 (1.41%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.41%) Omniture
7 1 (1.41%) Palantir
7 1 (1.41%) Talend
7 1 (1.41%) Teradata