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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Visualization
UK
Rank 375 430 433
Rank change year-on-year +55 +3  
Contract jobs citing Data Visualisation 242 219 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.41% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.50% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 132 131
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £344 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £750 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £525 £400
% change year-on-year -19.04% +31.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Median hourly rate £42.49 £50.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.86% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.49 £48.50 -
% change year-on-year -12.39% -  

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 37182 44106 42440
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.13% 82.88% 79.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 24552 28910 26291
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 945 1111 1221
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +32.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

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 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 26 March 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 +49 232 £450 - 79
London +21 151 £475 +5.55% 43
South East +49 35 £525 +10.52% 12
City of London -1 19 £475 -2.56% 11
North West +44 18 £388 +19.23% 4
Manchester +24 11 £425 +30.76% 2
West Sussex - 10 £575 -
West Midlands +18 9 £350 +16.66% 4
Surrey - 9 £550 - 4
Worthing - 8 £600 -
Hampshire +15 6 - - 1
South West +1 6 £594 +25.00% 6
Yorkshire -2 6 £325 -53.57% 3
Scotland - 6 £405 - 4
West Bromwich - 5 £340 -
Southampton - 5 - -
Staines - 5 - -
Cheshire - 5 £385 - 1
Berkshire +29 4 £413 -15.38% 2
Bristol 0 4 £788 +65.78% 2
East of England 0 4 £505 -7.33% 3
Cambridgeshire +10 3 £505 +48.52% 2
Edinburgh - 3 £500 - 3
Glasgow - 3 £255 -
Crewe - 3 - -
Milton Keynes -3 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -11 2 - - 2
North East -16 2 £566 -25.83% 3
East Sussex - 2 £538 -
Kent - 2 - - 1

Data Visualisation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 499 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 189 (37.88%) SQL
3 165 (33.07%) Business Intelligence
4 143 (28.66%) Finance
5 141 (28.26%) Analytics
6 137 (27.45%) Tableau
7 112 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
8 108 (21.64%) QlikView
9 94 (18.84%) SQL Server
9 94 (18.84%) JavaScript
10 91 (18.24%) Data Modelling
11 89 (17.84%) Big Data
12 84 (16.83%) ETL
12 84 (16.83%) Python
13 83 (16.63%) HTML
14 82 (16.43%) R
15 81 (16.23%) CSS
16 78 (15.63%) User Experience
16 78 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
17 73 (14.63%) Data Analysis
18 71 (14.23%) D3.js
18 71 (14.23%) Power BI
19 67 (13.43%) Degree
20 63 (12.63%) Microsoft
21 58 (11.62%) Hadoop
22 57 (11.42%) Data Warehouse
23 55 (11.02%) MS Excel
24 50 (10.02%) Banking
25 48 (9.62%) Marketing
25 48 (9.62%) Statistics

Data Visualisation
Top Related 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 43 (8.62%) Apache Spark
2 33 (6.61%) SAS
3 18 (3.61%) Apache Pig
4 14 (2.81%) Apache Solr
5 8 (1.60%) Drupal
6 7 (1.40%) Apache
7 4 (0.80%) CMS
7 4 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.60%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.40%) PowerExchange
9 2 (0.40%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Qpid
10 1 (0.20%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.20%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 55 (11.02%) MS Excel
2 32 (6.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 16 (3.21%) SPSS
4 15 (3.01%) Spreadsheet
5 12 (2.40%) Adobe Illustrator
5 12 (2.40%) Photoshop
6 10 (2.00%) MS Office
7 9 (1.80%) MS Project
7 9 (1.80%) MS Visio
8 8 (1.60%) Flinto
8 8 (1.60%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (1.00%) Weka
10 3 (0.60%) GIMP
11 2 (0.40%) 3ds Max
11 2 (0.40%) LaTeX
12 1 (0.20%) InVision
12 1 (0.20%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (0.80%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.80%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.40%) SAP MDG
3 2 (0.40%) SAP MDM
3 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.20%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.01%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.41%) Google Analytics
4 10 (2.00%) GitHub
5 7 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (1.40%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.00%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon Glacier
8 1 (0.20%) Flurry Analytics
8 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.20%) PaaS
8 1 (0.20%) SaaS
8 1 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.40%) HTTP
2 6 (1.20%) Network Security
3 4 (0.80%) snoop
4 2 (0.40%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.20%) Broadband
5 1 (0.20%) LAN
5 1 (0.20%) MVNO
5 1 (0.20%) Skype
5 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (21.64%) QlikView
2 94 (18.84%) SQL Server
3 89 (17.84%) Big Data
4 71 (14.23%) Power BI
5 58 (11.62%) Hadoop
6 57 (11.42%) Data Warehouse
7 46 (9.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 39 (7.82%) Apache Hive
9 36 (7.21%) Data Mining
10 34 (6.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 31 (6.21%) NoSQL
12 28 (5.61%) Qlik Sense
13 26 (5.21%) Relational Database
14 25 (5.01%) BusinessObjects
15 22 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 17 (3.41%) Apache Cassandra
16 17 (3.41%) MongoDB
17 16 (3.21%) HBase
17 16 (3.21%) MySQL
18 13 (2.61%) Impala
Development Applications
1 32 (6.41%) Git (software)
2 19 (3.81%) JIRA
3 11 (2.20%) Bitbucket
4 10 (2.00%) Grunt
4 10 (2.00%) Jasmine
4 10 (2.00%) Mocha
5 9 (1.80%) Talend Open Studio
6 8 (1.60%) Selenium
6 8 (1.60%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.20%) gulp
7 6 (1.20%) webpack
8 5 (1.00%) Axure RP
8 5 (1.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 5 (1.00%) NUnit
8 5 (1.00%) Protractor
8 5 (1.00%) Subversion
8 5 (1.00%) Visual Studio
9 4 (0.80%) Maven
9 4 (0.80%) ReSharper
9 4 (0.80%) Toad
General
1 143 (28.66%) Finance
2 50 (10.02%) Banking
3 48 (9.62%) Marketing
4 35 (7.01%) Retail
5 19 (3.81%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.61%) Advertising
7 12 (2.40%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.80%) Front Office
8 9 (1.80%) Publishing
9 8 (1.60%) Legal
10 5 (1.00%) Games
11 3 (0.60%) Back Office
12 2 (0.40%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.40%) Automotive
12 2 (0.40%) Electronics
12 2 (0.40%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.40%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.20%) German Language
Job Titles
1 196 (39.28%) Developer
2 92 (18.44%) Analyst
3 69 (13.83%) Designer
4 49 (9.82%) Architect
4 49 (9.82%) Data Analyst
5 39 (7.82%) UX Designer
6 37 (7.41%) Data Scientist
7 35 (7.01%) Data Architect
8 33 (6.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 33 (6.61%) JavaScript Developer
9 32 (6.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 31 (6.21%) UI Designer
11 29 (5.81%) Consultant
11 29 (5.81%) UI Developer
12 26 (5.21%) Visual Designer
13 23 (4.61%) Angular Developer
13 23 (4.61%) SQL Developer
14 20 (4.01%) QlikView Developer
15 19 (3.81%) SQL Analyst
16 18 (3.61%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (16.63%) HTML
2 81 (16.23%) CSS
3 71 (14.23%) D3.js
4 45 (9.02%) AngularJS
5 38 (7.62%) HTML5
6 30 (6.01%) Node.js
7 27 (5.41%) CSS3
8 26 (5.21%) React
9 24 (4.81%) jQuery
10 18 (3.61%) Material Design
10 18 (3.61%) RESTful
10 18 (3.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (3.01%) .NET
11 15 (3.01%) REST
12 13 (2.61%) Backbone.js
13 11 (2.20%) Kafka
13 11 (2.20%) Redux
14 10 (2.00%) Natural Language Processing
14 10 (2.00%) Sass
14 10 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 78 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
1 78 (15.63%) User Experience
2 37 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 34 (6.81%) Algorithms
4 23 (4.61%) Fintech
5 22 (4.41%) Management Information System
6 16 (3.21%) Social Media
7 14 (2.81%) Data Structures
8 11 (2.20%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.60%) FMCG
9 8 (1.60%) Grid Computing
9 8 (1.60%) Replication
10 7 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.20%) Credit Risk
11 6 (1.20%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (1.00%) Data Protection Act
12 5 (1.00%) Social Network
13 4 (0.80%) Graphic Design
13 4 (0.80%) NHS
14 3 (0.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 17 (3.41%) Linux
2 14 (2.81%) Unix
3 4 (0.80%) Android
3 4 (0.80%) Apple iOS
3 4 (0.80%) Windows
4 3 (0.60%) CentOS
4 3 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.40%) webOS
5 2 (0.40%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.40%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 499 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 165 (33.07%) Business Intelligence
3 141 (28.26%) Analytics
4 112 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
5 91 (18.24%) Data Modelling
6 84 (16.83%) ETL
7 73 (14.63%) Data Analysis
8 48 (9.62%) Statistics
9 47 (9.42%) Stakeholder Management
10 44 (8.82%) Data Management
11 41 (8.22%) Data Analytics
12 37 (7.41%) Machine Learning
12 37 (7.41%) Scrum
13 35 (7.01%) Front End Development
14 34 (6.81%) Wireframes
15 32 (6.41%) Data Architecture
16 26 (5.21%) Project Management
17 25 (5.01%) Dashboard Development
18 24 (4.81%) E-Commerce
19 23 (4.61%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 189 (37.88%) SQL
2 94 (18.84%) JavaScript
3 84 (16.83%) Python
4 82 (16.43%) R
5 45 (9.02%) Java
6 33 (6.61%) T-SQL
7 25 (5.01%) Scala
8 23 (4.61%) VBA
9 18 (3.61%) ES6
10 16 (3.21%) C#
10 16 (3.21%) MATLAB
11 11 (2.20%) PHP
12 9 (1.80%) PL/SQL
13 8 (1.60%) C++
14 7 (1.40%) Perl
15 5 (1.00%) TypeScript
16 4 (0.80%) XAML
17 3 (0.60%) Bash Shell
17 3 (0.60%) PowerShell
17 3 (0.60%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 67 (13.43%) Degree
2 20 (4.01%) Security Cleared
3 11 (2.20%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.80%) CCA
4 9 (1.80%) PhD
5 6 (1.20%) BC Cleared
5 6 (1.20%) PMP
6 4 (0.80%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.60%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.40%) CFA
9 1 (0.20%) MBA
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.81%) Data Quality
2 15 (3.01%) QA
3 5 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.60%) IFRS
4 3 (0.60%) IFRS 9
5 2 (0.40%) WCAG
6 1 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.20%) MiFID
6 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.20%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (2.40%) HDFS
2 8 (1.60%) Apache Flume
3 4 (0.80%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.60%) Docker
5 1 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (2.40%) Kibana
2 9 (1.80%) Oozie
3 5 (1.00%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (0.80%) Data Guard
5 3 (0.60%) Ambari
5 3 (0.60%) Mesos
5 3 (0.60%) Puppet
6 2 (0.40%) Ansible
6 2 (0.40%) Marathon
7 1 (0.20%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.20%) MOM
Vendors
1 137 (27.45%) Tableau
2 63 (12.63%) Microsoft
3 47 (9.42%) Adobe
4 39 (7.82%) Oracle
5 27 (5.41%) Google
6 16 (3.21%) Teradata
7 10 (2.00%) Alteryx
7 10 (2.00%) Cloudera
8 9 (1.80%) Cognos
8 9 (1.80%) MicroStrategy
8 9 (1.80%) Talend
9 7 (1.40%) IBM
9 7 (1.40%) Informatica
9 7 (1.40%) Netezza
9 7 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.40%) SAP
10 6 (1.20%) MapR
10 6 (1.20%) Twitter
11 5 (1.00%) Sybase
12 4 (0.80%) Infragistics
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Sutton, Surrey
Intrinsic Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago