Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 170 160
Rank change year-on-year +78 -10 +31
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 137 27 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.24% 0.49% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 0.59% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 21 28
South West median daily rate £425 £375 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +9.89% -9.00%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £248
90th Percentile £490 £550 £486
England median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
South West median hourly rate £37.50 - £48.00
10th Percentile £36.25 - £42.00
90th Percentile £38.75 - £51.30
England median hourly rate £25.00 £19.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year +29.87% -31.25% +29.81%

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 5,222 4,574 4,733
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.48% 83.10% 81.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,229 2,890 3,141
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £255 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 190 262
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.66% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.79 £12.63
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.88 £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.82 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.39% +10.31% +3.97%

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 22 October 2018.

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 22 October 2018. 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 +18 37 £400 +6.67% 18
Cornwall +16 36 - - 1
Wiltshire +9 32 £425 +6.25% 6
Devon +17 11 £325 -44.68% 2
Somerset +7 10 £375 -31.82% 3
Dorset +2 4 £300 -21.31% 4
Gloucestershire -6 2 £450 +38.46% 1
Visualisation
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 83 (60.58%) Data Visualisation
2 69 (50.36%) Business Intelligence
3 47 (34.31%) Degree
4 39 (28.47%) Games
4 39 (28.47%) Analytical Skills
5 37 (27.01%) Problem-Solving
6 36 (26.28%) Postgraduate
7 33 (24.09%) Data Warehouse
8 31 (22.63%) Time Management
8 31 (22.63%) Collaborative Working
9 28 (20.44%) People Management
10 27 (19.71%) Data Science
11 25 (18.25%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (18.25%) Data Mining
11 25 (18.25%) SQL
12 24 (17.52%) Manufacturing
13 23 (16.79%) Dimensional Modelling
13 23 (16.79%) Power BI
14 22 (16.06%) Instructional Design
14 22 (16.06%) User Stories
15 19 (13.87%) User Experience
15 19 (13.87%) Tableau
15 19 (13.87%) JavaScript
16 17 (12.41%) CSS
16 17 (12.41%) HTML
16 17 (12.41%) Automotive
17 15 (10.95%) Python
18 14 (10.22%) Infographics
19 13 (9.49%) Finance
20 11 (8.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 5 (3.65%) SAS
1 5 (3.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.46%) CMS
2 2 (1.46%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (4.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (2.19%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.46%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.73%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (0.73%) npm
3 1 (0.73%) Office 365
3 1 (0.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.73%) LAN
1 1 (0.73%) Unified Communications
1 1 (0.73%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (24.09%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (18.25%) Data Mining
3 23 (16.79%) Power BI
4 11 (8.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (7.30%) SQL Server
6 8 (5.84%) Qlik Sense
6 8 (5.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (4.38%) MOLAP
7 6 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (4.38%) ROLAP
7 6 (4.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.19%) Big Data
9 2 (1.46%) KNIME
9 2 (1.46%) QlikView
9 2 (1.46%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.73%) Biml
10 1 (0.73%) Semantic Layer
10 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.19%) JIRA
2 2 (1.46%) Bitbucket
2 2 (1.46%) Subversion
3 1 (0.73%) Bower
3 1 (0.73%) gulp
3 1 (0.73%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.73%) Selenium
3 1 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.73%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (28.47%) Games
2 24 (17.52%) Manufacturing
3 17 (12.41%) Automotive
4 13 (9.49%) Finance
5 7 (5.11%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.92%) Marketing
7 3 (2.19%) Electronics
7 3 (2.19%) Publishing
7 3 (2.19%) Retail
8 2 (1.46%) Banking
9 1 (0.73%) Legal
9 1 (0.73%) Military
Job Titles
1 48 (35.04%) Developer
2 44 (32.12%) Analyst
3 32 (23.36%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 23 (16.79%) Business Analyst
5 22 (16.06%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
6 19 (13.87%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 17 (12.41%) Designer
8 8 (5.84%) Games Designer
8 8 (5.84%) Games Developer
8 8 (5.84%) Tableau Developer
9 7 (5.11%) Power BI Developer
10 6 (4.38%) Architect
10 6 (4.38%) Games Artist
11 5 (3.65%) Consultant
11 5 (3.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 4 (2.92%) Business Architect
12 4 (2.92%) Business Intelligence Architect
12 4 (2.92%) Business Intelligence Consultant
12 4 (2.92%) Data Analyst
12 4 (2.92%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.41%) CSS
1 17 (12.41%) HTML
2 9 (6.57%) D3.js
2 9 (6.57%) HTML5
3 8 (5.84%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 6 (4.38%) AngularJS
4 6 (4.38%) React
5 4 (2.92%) Node.js
6 3 (2.19%) Highcharts JS
7 2 (1.46%) Django
7 2 (1.46%) REST
7 2 (1.46%) Semantic HTML
7 2 (1.46%) Spring
7 2 (1.46%) Spring Boot
7 2 (1.46%) Web Services
8 1 (0.73%) .NET
8 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.73%) jQuery
8 1 (0.73%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 39 (28.47%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (13.87%) User Experience
3 6 (4.38%) Virtual Team
4 4 (2.92%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.92%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.19%) Video\Live Streaming
6 2 (1.46%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.46%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.73%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.73%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.73%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.73%) FMCG
7 1 (0.73%) NHS
7 1 (0.73%) PKI
7 1 (0.73%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.19%) Mac OS
2 2 (1.46%) Windows
3 1 (0.73%) Android
3 1 (0.73%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.73%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (60.58%) Data Visualisation
2 69 (50.36%) Business Intelligence
3 37 (27.01%) Problem-Solving
4 31 (22.63%) Collaborative Working
4 31 (22.63%) Time Management
5 28 (20.44%) People Management
6 27 (19.71%) Data Science
7 25 (18.25%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (16.79%) Dimensional Modelling
9 22 (16.06%) Instructional Design
9 22 (16.06%) User Stories
10 14 (10.22%) Infographics
11 11 (8.03%) Analytics
11 11 (8.03%) Dashboard Development
12 8 (5.84%) Pedagogy
12 8 (5.84%) UX Design
13 7 (5.11%) Data Analysis
13 7 (5.11%) ETL
14 6 (4.38%) CRM
14 6 (4.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (18.25%) SQL
2 19 (13.87%) JavaScript
3 15 (10.95%) Python
4 11 (8.03%) R
5 8 (5.84%) C#
6 3 (2.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 3 (2.19%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.46%) Java
7 2 (1.46%) Java 8
7 2 (1.46%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.73%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.73%) C
8 1 (0.73%) C++
8 1 (0.73%) Korn
8 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 47 (34.31%) Degree
2 36 (26.28%) Postgraduate
3 6 (4.38%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.92%) DBS Check
5 3 (2.19%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.46%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.46%) MBA
7 1 (0.73%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.73%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.19%) GDPR
2 1 (0.73%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 19 (13.87%) Tableau
2 10 (7.30%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.65%) SAP
4 3 (2.19%) Apple
4 3 (2.19%) Splunk
5 2 (1.46%) Adobe
5 2 (1.46%) IBM
5 2 (1.46%) Omniture
5 2 (1.46%) Oracle
5 2 (1.46%) RapidMiner
5 2 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.46%) Teradata