The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 27 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.

Data Visualization
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 298 459 431
Rank change year-on-year +161 -28  
Contract jobs citing Data Visualisation 365 199 217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.77% 0.37% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.44% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 139 117
Median daily rate £500 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £375
% change year-on-year -5.26% +26.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £22.00 £49.00 £17.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.10% +186.21%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +226.66%  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39792 44999 44543
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.45% 83.35% 80.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 25913 29844 28605
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1055 1094 1232
Median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.07% +1.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £48.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Data Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Visualisation.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Visualisation in the UK

Data Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Visualisation over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Visualisation in the UK

Data Visualisation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Visualisation.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Visualisation in the UK

Data Visualisation
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 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
England +142 350 £500 +11.11% 92
London +140 263 £500 +11.11% 53
City of London +29 45 £575 +35.29% 10
South East +19 29 £450 - 7
East Midlands +5 14 £400 +20.75%
West Sussex +25 11 £600 +20.00%
West Midlands +23 11 £500 +25.00% 2
Worthing - 11 £600 -
North East +77 10 £368 -49.31% 2
Scotland +43 10 £475 +11.76% 7
East of England +2 9 £424 -8.43% 4
Yorkshire +18 8 £475 -29.62% 10
Northamptonshire - 8 £475 -
Tyne and Wear +74 6 £358 -50.68% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne +74 6 £358 -50.68% 2
Edinburgh +27 6 £425 - 3
Sheffield +4 6 £475 -34.48% 2
South Yorkshire -2 6 £475 -34.48% 2
Surrey +4 5 £380 -33.91% 1
Croydon -2 5 £519 +16.57%
Hampshire - 5 £550 - 1
Essex - 5 £447 -
Stirling - 4 £475 - 1
Berkshire +20 3 £356 -8.06%
South West -3 3 £325 -10.34% 5
West Bromwich - 3 £500 -
East Sussex - 3 £300 -
Westminster - 3 £600 -
Southampton - 3 £550 -
Brighton - 3 £300 -

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 with a requirement for Data Visualisation.

1 663 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 254 (38.31%) SQL
3 232 (34.99%) Agile Software Development
4 228 (34.39%) Analytics
5 212 (31.98%) JavaScript
6 209 (31.52%) Business Intelligence
7 178 (26.85%) HTML
8 169 (25.49%) CSS
9 163 (24.59%) Finance
10 145 (21.87%) User Experience
11 128 (19.31%) Tableau
12 122 (18.40%) Python
13 111 (16.74%) R
14 103 (15.54%) Data Modelling
15 101 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
16 95 (14.33%) Data Warehouse
17 92 (13.88%) Git (software)
17 92 (13.88%) Big Data
17 92 (13.88%) Relational Database
18 91 (13.73%) Scrum
19 88 (13.27%) D3.js
20 86 (12.97%) Web Development
21 82 (12.37%) Power BI
22 80 (12.07%) Microsoft
23 78 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
24 76 (11.46%) Data Analysis
24 76 (11.46%) QlikView
25 75 (11.31%) Data Analytics
26 73 (11.01%) Web Design
26 73 (11.01%) Java

Data Visualisation
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 54 (8.14%) SAS
2 34 (5.13%) Apache Spark
3 12 (1.81%) JBoss
4 11 (1.66%) WebLogic
5 10 (1.51%) Drupal
6 9 (1.36%) Confluence
7 7 (1.06%) Apache Pig
8 5 (0.75%) Apache
8 5 (0.75%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.60%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.45%) CMS
11 1 (0.15%) Apache Qpid
11 1 (0.15%) ExpressionEngine
11 1 (0.15%) Jupyter
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.15%) PowerExchange
11 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.15%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.15%) WildFly
11 1 (0.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 59 (8.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 39 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 21 (3.17%) Spreadsheet
3 21 (3.17%) SPSS
4 20 (3.02%) Photoshop
5 13 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
6 8 (1.21%) OmniGraffle
7 7 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (0.60%) InVision
9 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (0.45%) UserZoom
10 2 (0.30%) Flinto
10 2 (0.30%) InDesign
10 2 (0.30%) Stata
11 1 (0.15%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.15%) Weka
Business Applications
1 18 (2.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.45%) SessionCam
3 2 (0.30%) iTrent
3 2 (0.30%) SAP MDG
3 2 (0.30%) SAP MDM
3 2 (0.30%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.15%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 36 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (3.62%) Google Analytics
3 15 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.36%) GitHub
4 9 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.45%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.45%) Google Tag Manager
7 2 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 2 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.15%) Flurry Analytics
8 1 (0.15%) IaaS
8 1 (0.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (9.80%) HTTP
2 11 (1.66%) LDAP
3 6 (0.90%) Network Security
4 3 (0.45%) MVNO
5 1 (0.15%) Broadband
5 1 (0.15%) Internet
5 1 (0.15%) Skype
5 1 (0.15%) snoop
5 1 (0.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (14.33%) Data Warehouse
2 92 (13.88%) Big Data
2 92 (13.88%) Relational Database
3 82 (12.37%) Power BI
4 76 (11.46%) QlikView
5 71 (10.71%) Hadoop
6 58 (8.75%) SQL Server
7 47 (7.09%) BusinessObjects
8 41 (6.18%) Qlik Sense
9 35 (5.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 32 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 25 (3.77%) MongoDB
12 23 (3.47%) MySQL
13 22 (3.32%) Apache Hive
13 22 (3.32%) Azure SQL Database
14 21 (3.17%) Data Mining
14 21 (3.17%) NoSQL
15 19 (2.87%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 18 (2.71%) SAP BW
17 16 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 92 (13.88%) Git (software)
2 50 (7.54%) JIRA
3 36 (5.43%) Subversion
4 19 (2.87%) Jenkins
5 16 (2.41%) JUnit
6 15 (2.26%) Talend Open Studio
7 14 (2.11%) Grunt
8 13 (1.96%) Axure RP
9 11 (1.66%) Mockito
10 9 (1.36%) Jasmine
11 7 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 6 (0.90%) Mocha
13 5 (0.75%) Visual Studio
14 4 (0.60%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 4 (0.60%) ERwin
14 4 (0.60%) Selenium
14 4 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
15 3 (0.45%) Karma Test Runner
15 3 (0.45%) Protractor
16 2 (0.30%) Bower
General
1 163 (24.59%) Finance
2 63 (9.50%) Marketing
3 51 (7.69%) Retail
4 43 (6.49%) Telecoms
5 34 (5.13%) Banking
6 23 (3.47%) Manufacturing
7 19 (2.87%) Electronics
8 11 (1.66%) Publishing
9 9 (1.36%) Legal
10 7 (1.06%) Advertising
11 6 (0.90%) Investment Banking
12 5 (0.75%) Back Office
13 4 (0.60%) Games
13 4 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.45%) Front Office
14 3 (0.45%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.15%) French Language
15 1 (0.15%) German Language
15 1 (0.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 273 (41.18%) Developer
2 119 (17.95%) Analyst
3 110 (16.59%) Designer
4 61 (9.20%) UX Designer
5 54 (8.14%) Data Analyst
6 47 (7.09%) JavaScript Developer
7 45 (6.79%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 43 (6.49%) UI Designer
9 40 (6.03%) Angular Developer
10 36 (5.43%) Data Scientist
11 35 (5.28%) Architect
11 35 (5.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 34 (5.13%) UI Developer
13 32 (4.83%) Consultant
13 32 (4.83%) Senior Designer
14 30 (4.52%) Business Analyst
14 30 (4.52%) Java Developer
14 30 (4.52%) Scala Developer
14 30 (4.52%) Visual Designer
15 28 (4.22%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (26.85%) HTML
2 169 (25.49%) CSS
3 88 (13.27%) D3.js
4 61 (9.20%) HTML5
5 60 (9.05%) AngularJS
6 40 (6.03%) CSS3
7 30 (4.52%) React
7 30 (4.52%) RESTful
8 27 (4.07%) jQuery
8 27 (4.07%) Node.js
9 25 (3.77%) JSON
10 23 (3.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 22 (3.32%) Highcharts JS
12 20 (3.02%) REST
12 20 (3.02%) Web Services
13 19 (2.87%) Material Design
14 18 (2.71%) XML
15 17 (2.56%) Angular 2
16 15 (2.26%) Redux
17 13 (1.96%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 145 (21.87%) User Experience
2 101 (15.23%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (4.98%) Algorithms
4 31 (4.68%) Fintech
5 27 (4.07%) Management Information System
6 25 (3.77%) Data Structures
7 22 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (3.02%) Computer Science
8 20 (3.02%) Private Cloud
9 14 (2.11%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.66%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (1.51%) Hedge funds
12 9 (1.36%) W3C
13 8 (1.21%) Data Protection Act
13 8 (1.21%) Equities
13 8 (1.21%) Fixed Income
13 8 (1.21%) Graphic Design
13 8 (1.21%) NHS
14 7 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 6 (0.90%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 58 (8.75%) Linux
2 55 (8.30%) Unix
3 51 (7.69%) Mac OS X
4 5 (0.75%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.60%) Android
6 1 (0.15%) CentOS
6 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 663 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 232 (34.99%) Agile Software Development
3 228 (34.39%) Analytics
4 209 (31.52%) Business Intelligence
5 103 (15.54%) Data Modelling
6 91 (13.73%) Scrum
7 86 (12.97%) Web Development
8 78 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
9 76 (11.46%) Data Analysis
10 75 (11.31%) Data Analytics
11 73 (11.01%) Web Design
12 71 (10.71%) ETL
13 67 (10.11%) Configuration Management
14 66 (9.95%) Machine Learning
15 58 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
15 58 (8.75%) Wireframes
16 56 (8.45%) TDD
17 42 (6.33%) Dashboard Development
18 41 (6.18%) Kanban
18 41 (6.18%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 254 (38.31%) SQL
2 212 (31.98%) JavaScript
3 122 (18.40%) Python
4 111 (16.74%) R
5 73 (11.01%) Java
6 45 (6.79%) Scala
7 34 (5.13%) Ruby
8 30 (4.52%) VBA
9 23 (3.47%) ES6
10 18 (2.71%) PL/SQL
10 18 (2.71%) T-SQL
11 17 (2.56%) PHP
12 13 (1.96%) TypeScript
13 10 (1.51%) MATLAB
14 8 (1.21%) C#
15 6 (0.90%) Groovy
16 4 (0.60%) Perl
17 3 (0.45%) C++
18 2 (0.30%) ABAP
18 2 (0.30%) C
Qualifications
1 59 (8.90%) Degree
2 48 (7.24%) Security Cleared
3 29 (4.37%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.51%) BC Cleared
4 10 (1.51%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (1.36%) CCA
6 5 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (0.75%) PhD
6 5 (0.75%) Postgraduate
7 4 (0.60%) CTC Cleared
7 4 (0.60%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.30%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.15%) MBA
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.47%) Data Quality
2 12 (1.81%) QA
3 9 (1.36%) Disclosure Scotland
4 8 (1.21%) WCAG
5 4 (0.60%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.30%) IFRS
6 2 (0.30%) IFRS 9
6 2 (0.30%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (0.60%) Apache Flume
1 4 (0.60%) HDFS
2 3 (0.45%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.06%) Puppet
2 6 (0.90%) Kibana
3 1 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.15%) Mesos
3 1 (0.15%) Oozie
Vendors
1 128 (19.31%) Tableau
2 80 (12.07%) Microsoft
3 55 (8.30%) Adobe
4 53 (7.99%) SAP
5 50 (7.54%) Oracle
6 31 (4.68%) Google
7 17 (2.56%) Teradata
8 16 (2.41%) Greenplum
9 15 (2.26%) Talend
10 14 (2.11%) Alteryx
11 11 (1.66%) Informatica
12 10 (1.51%) MicroStrategy
13 9 (1.36%) MapR
13 9 (1.36%) SnapLogic
14 7 (1.06%) Cognos
15 4 (0.60%) IBM
16 3 (0.45%) ClickTale
16 3 (0.45%) Minitab
16 3 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
16 3 (0.45%) Twitter
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
NST Recruitment Limited
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £470 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
SanRidge Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £470 to £518 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Premier Media
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Aquent
Rate: £33 - £45 per hour + Holiday & Free Dining
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £720 to £766 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North London
myBench Ltd
Posted: 13 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum + Depending on Experience
Posted: 22 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £500 - £501550 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 days ago