Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 158 184
Rank change year-on-year -12 +26 +11
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 27 46 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.49% 0.80% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 1.00% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 30 29
South West median daily rate £375 £350 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -13.04% -5.29%
10th Percentile £302 £255 £268
90th Percentile £554 £496 £585
England median daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
South West median hourly rate - £48.00 -
England median hourly rate £19.75 £28.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year -29.46% +29.39% -1.64%

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 4528 4592 5262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.34% 79.89% 79.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2855 3088 3565
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £257 £238 £255
90th Percentile £557 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 269 259
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £38.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.75% +47.70%
10th Percentile £12.04 £12.00 £14.05
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.35
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%

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 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Wiltshire -1 9 £388 +6.16% 2
Bristol -25 7 £375 +11.11% 2
Gloucestershire - 6 £325 - 3
Dorset +7 1 £313 -
Devon -12 1 £588 +77.36%
Cornwall - 1 £135 -
Somerset - 1 £550 - 1
Visualisation
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 15 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (51.85%) SQL
3 13 (48.15%) Tableau
4 10 (37.04%) Data Visualisation
5 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (29.63%) Analytics
7 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (22.22%) Python
9 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
9 5 (18.52%) Power BI
10 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (14.81%) Data Analysis
10 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
10 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
11 3 (11.11%) Big Data
11 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
11 3 (11.11%) Marketing
11 3 (11.11%) QlikView
11 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
11 3 (11.11%) Unix
11 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
11 3 (11.11%) Data Mining
11 3 (11.11%) ETL
11 3 (11.11%) SAS
11 3 (11.11%) Finance
11 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (11.11%) Data Management
12 2 (7.41%) Subversion

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 (11.11%) SAS
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) AutoCAD
1 1 (3.70%) CATIA
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.70%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (3.70%) PTC Creo
1 1 (3.70%) Siemens NX
1 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (3.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (18.52%) Power BI
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (11.11%) Big Data
4 3 (11.11%) Data Mining
4 3 (11.11%) QlikView
4 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (7.41%) Spotfire
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (3.70%) Pentaho
6 1 (3.70%) SAP HANA
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) Ant
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Tableau Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Data Visualisation Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Python Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Designer
6 2 (7.41%) Power BI Developer
6 2 (7.41%) QlikView Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Data Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Data Insight Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Insight Data Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Data Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) SSRS Developer
7 1 (3.70%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Django
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) Flask
2 1 (3.70%) Kafka
2 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Social Media
3 1 (3.70%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) NHS
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Unix
2 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (37.04%) Data Visualisation
3 8 (29.63%) Analytics
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Data Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Data Management
6 3 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 3 (11.11%) ETL
6 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (7.41%) Data Governance
7 2 (7.41%) Data Strategy
7 2 (7.41%) DevOps
7 2 (7.41%) Migration
7 2 (7.41%) OO
7 2 (7.41%) Open Source
7 2 (7.41%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) A/B Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Contract Management
8 1 (3.70%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) Python
3 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
4 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) Lua
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) R
5 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Tableau
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Adobe
3 1 (3.70%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Siemens