The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Visualisation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited 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.

Visualisation
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 302 299
Rank change year-on-year +105 -3  
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 605 414 408
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.28% 0.77% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 0.92% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 259 243
Median daily rate £475 £448 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.14% -0.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £302 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £674 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £445 £406
% change year-on-year -4.49% +9.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 7
Median hourly rate £33.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.88% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.30 £15.73 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.70 £39.40 £57.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.68 £57.75
% change year-on-year - -57.26%  

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%  

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Visualisation as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Visualisation in the UK

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visualisation in the UK

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visualisation in the UK

Visualisation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Visualisation in the UK

Visualisation
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Visualisation in the UK

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 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 +103 583 £475 +5.55% 181
London +122 411 £500 +11.73% 92
City of London +41 70 £575 +35.29% 25
South East +12 64 £413 -8.33% 18
East Midlands +15 28 £400 +25.49% 4
West Midlands +24 25 £480 +20.00% 10
Berkshire +34 19 £425 +6.25% 1
Scotland +29 15 £475 +18.75% 12
Northamptonshire - 14 £475 -
West Sussex +27 13 £600 +20.00% 1
East of England +4 13 £411 -11.61% 9
Worthing - 12 £600 -
North East +65 11 £360 -4.00% 3
Hampshire +17 11 £450 -5.26% 2
North West -2 11 £406 -18.75% 22
Surrey +4 10 £384 -33.28% 2
Yorkshire +4 9 £475 +5.55% 11
Edinburgh +21 8 £425 - 5
Shropshire +14 8 £510 -
South West -4 8 £350 -3.44% 11
Newcastle upon Tyne +62 7 £355 -5.33% 2
Tyne and Wear +62 7 £355 -5.33% 2
Telford +15 7 £510 -
East Sussex +6 7 £330 - 1
Brighton +5 7 £330 - 1
Northampton - 7 £475 -
Derby - 7 £400 - 1
Derbyshire - 7 £400 - 1
Sheffield -1 6 £475 -32.14% 2
South Yorkshire -7 6 £475 -32.14% 2

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

1 663 (59.25%) Data Visualisation
2 400 (35.75%) SQL
3 352 (31.46%) Analytics
4 325 (29.04%) Agile Software Development
5 309 (27.61%) Business Intelligence
6 277 (24.75%) JavaScript
7 267 (23.86%) Finance
8 244 (21.81%) Tableau
9 234 (20.91%) Python
10 218 (19.48%) HTML
11 195 (17.43%) CSS
12 185 (16.53%) User Experience
13 172 (15.37%) Analytical Skills
14 170 (15.19%) R
15 169 (15.10%) Big Data
16 159 (14.21%) Data Modelling
17 143 (12.78%) Data Warehouse
18 137 (12.24%) Java
19 132 (11.80%) Microsoft
20 131 (11.71%) SQL Server
21 129 (11.53%) D3.js
22 128 (11.44%) Data Analysis
23 125 (11.17%) Power BI
24 124 (11.08%) Scrum
25 123 (10.99%) QlikView
26 118 (10.55%) Degree
26 118 (10.55%) Data Analytics
27 117 (10.46%) Hadoop
28 116 (10.37%) Relational Database
29 115 (10.28%) ETL

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 85 (7.60%) SAS
2 66 (5.90%) Apache Spark
3 23 (2.06%) Apache
4 17 (1.52%) Apache Pig
5 15 (1.34%) SharePoint
6 14 (1.25%) CMS
7 13 (1.16%) Confluence
7 13 (1.16%) JBoss
8 12 (1.07%) Drupal
8 12 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (1.07%) WebLogic
9 9 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.54%) Skype for Business
11 5 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 5 (0.45%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.45%) Office Communications Server
11 5 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 86 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 40 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 31 (2.77%) SPSS
4 25 (2.23%) Spreadsheet
5 22 (1.97%) Photoshop
6 21 (1.88%) Microsoft Office
7 14 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (0.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 8 (0.71%) OmniGraffle
10 7 (0.63%) AutoCAD
11 6 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
12 5 (0.45%) MS Visio
13 4 (0.36%) InVision
14 3 (0.27%) 3ds Max
14 3 (0.27%) UserZoom
15 2 (0.18%) Flinto
15 2 (0.18%) InDesign
15 2 (0.18%) Stata
16 1 (0.089%) Adobe After Effects
16 1 (0.089%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 19 (1.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.36%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.27%) HFM
3 3 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.27%) SessionCam
4 2 (0.18%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (0.18%) iTrent
4 2 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.18%) SAP MDG
4 2 (0.18%) SAP MDM
4 2 (0.18%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.089%) Cognos Planning
5 1 (0.089%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.089%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.089%) FastStats
5 1 (0.089%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.089%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.089%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 58 (5.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (2.68%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (2.68%) Google Analytics
3 18 (1.61%) GitHub
4 16 (1.43%) Office 365
5 10 (0.89%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.63%) SaaS
8 6 (0.54%) Adobe Analytics
9 4 (0.36%) IaaS
10 3 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 3 (0.27%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.27%) Google Tag Manager
11 2 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 2 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.089%) Azure Machine Learning
12 1 (0.089%) Force.com
12 1 (0.089%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.089%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 74 (6.61%) HTTP
2 12 (1.07%) LDAP
3 7 (0.63%) Network Security
4 6 (0.54%) Skype
5 5 (0.45%) DHCP
5 5 (0.45%) DNS
6 4 (0.36%) Firewall
7 3 (0.27%) Internet
7 3 (0.27%) MVNO
8 2 (0.18%) DSL
8 2 (0.18%) FTP
8 2 (0.18%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
8 2 (0.18%) SAN
8 2 (0.18%) VPN
9 1 (0.089%) Broadband
9 1 (0.089%) LAN
9 1 (0.089%) MPLS
9 1 (0.089%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.089%) WAN
9 1 (0.089%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (15.10%) Big Data
2 143 (12.78%) Data Warehouse
3 131 (11.71%) SQL Server
4 125 (11.17%) Power BI
5 123 (10.99%) QlikView
6 117 (10.46%) Hadoop
7 116 (10.37%) Relational Database
8 64 (5.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 59 (5.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 55 (4.92%) BusinessObjects
11 48 (4.29%) Qlik Sense
12 44 (3.93%) Data Mining
13 43 (3.84%) Apache Hive
14 42 (3.75%) NoSQL
15 37 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 29 (2.59%) MySQL
17 27 (2.41%) MongoDB
18 24 (2.14%) Spotfire
19 23 (2.06%) Azure SQL Database
20 22 (1.97%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 105 (9.38%) Git (software)
2 58 (5.18%) JIRA
3 38 (3.40%) Subversion
4 22 (1.97%) Jenkins
5 19 (1.70%) JUnit
5 19 (1.70%) Talend Open Studio
6 18 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 14 (1.25%) Axure RP
7 14 (1.25%) Grunt
8 12 (1.07%) Mockito
8 12 (1.07%) Selenium
9 9 (0.80%) Bitbucket
9 9 (0.80%) Jasmine
9 9 (0.80%) Visual Studio
10 8 (0.71%) Ant
10 8 (0.71%) Mocha
10 8 (0.71%) WebDriver
11 7 (0.63%) Gradle
11 7 (0.63%) JMeter
11 7 (0.63%) Maven
General
1 267 (23.86%) Finance
2 82 (7.33%) Marketing
3 76 (6.79%) Banking
4 67 (5.99%) Retail
5 58 (5.18%) Telecoms
6 33 (2.95%) Manufacturing
7 31 (2.77%) Front Office
8 20 (1.79%) Electronics
9 17 (1.52%) Publishing
10 14 (1.25%) Investment Banking
11 11 (0.98%) Legal
12 10 (0.89%) Games
12 10 (0.89%) Retail Banking
13 8 (0.71%) Advertising
14 7 (0.63%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.45%) Back Office
15 5 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.36%) Military
17 3 (0.27%) Automotive
17 3 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 461 (41.20%) Developer
2 175 (15.64%) Analyst
3 128 (11.44%) Designer
4 92 (8.22%) Consultant
5 82 (7.33%) Data Analyst
6 66 (5.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 64 (5.72%) UX Designer
8 61 (5.45%) Data Scientist
9 58 (5.18%) JavaScript Developer
10 50 (4.47%) Architect
11 47 (4.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 45 (4.02%) Angular Developer
13 43 (3.84%) UI Designer
14 42 (3.75%) Business Analyst
14 42 (3.75%) Java Developer
15 40 (3.57%) UI Developer
16 38 (3.40%) Senior Developer
17 37 (3.31%) Tableau Developer
18 36 (3.22%) Python Developer
19 35 (3.13%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (19.48%) HTML
2 195 (17.43%) CSS
3 129 (11.53%) D3.js
4 89 (7.95%) AngularJS
5 81 (7.24%) HTML5
6 52 (4.65%) React
7 46 (4.11%) CSS3
8 43 (3.84%) Node.js
9 42 (3.75%) RESTful
10 40 (3.57%) XML
11 39 (3.49%) jQuery
12 38 (3.40%) JSON
13 35 (3.13%) .NET
14 32 (2.86%) REST
15 30 (2.68%) Web Services
16 29 (2.59%) Kafka
17 28 (2.50%) Highcharts JS
18 25 (2.23%) Angular 2
19 23 (2.06%) Redux
19 23 (2.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 185 (16.53%) User Experience
2 172 (15.37%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (5.45%) Algorithms
4 55 (4.92%) Computer Science
5 38 (3.40%) Data Structures
6 35 (3.13%) Fintech
7 34 (3.04%) Management Information System
8 30 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
9 22 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
9 22 (1.97%) Private Cloud
10 17 (1.52%) Fixed Income
11 15 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 15 (1.34%) Graphic Design
11 15 (1.34%) Hedge funds
12 14 (1.25%) Mobile App
13 12 (1.07%) Derivative
13 12 (1.07%) Equities
14 10 (0.89%) CMDB
15 9 (0.80%) NHS
15 9 (0.80%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 93 (8.31%) Linux
2 70 (6.26%) Unix
3 51 (4.56%) Mac OS X
4 15 (1.34%) Windows
5 10 (0.89%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.80%) Android
7 6 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.45%) Windows Server
8 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.089%) AIX
9 1 (0.089%) CentOS
9 1 (0.089%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.089%) Solaris
9 1 (0.089%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 663 (59.25%) Data Visualisation
2 352 (31.46%) Analytics
3 325 (29.04%) Agile Software Development
4 309 (27.61%) Business Intelligence
5 159 (14.21%) Data Modelling
6 128 (11.44%) Data Analysis
7 124 (11.08%) Scrum
8 118 (10.55%) Data Analytics
9 115 (10.28%) ETL
10 102 (9.12%) Web Development
11 93 (8.31%) Machine Learning
12 85 (7.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 85 (7.60%) TDD
13 84 (7.51%) Responsive Web Design
14 83 (7.42%) Dashboard Development
15 80 (7.15%) Web Design
16 74 (6.61%) Configuration Management
17 66 (5.90%) Statistics
18 65 (5.81%) Data Management
19 64 (5.72%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 400 (35.75%) SQL
2 277 (24.75%) JavaScript
3 234 (20.91%) Python
4 170 (15.19%) R
5 137 (12.24%) Java
6 68 (6.08%) Scala
7 52 (4.65%) Ruby
8 46 (4.11%) C#
9 43 (3.84%) VBA
10 33 (2.95%) T-SQL
11 30 (2.68%) C++
12 28 (2.50%) PL/SQL
13 26 (2.32%) ES6
14 20 (1.79%) TypeScript
15 19 (1.70%) PHP
16 15 (1.34%) MATLAB
17 14 (1.25%) Groovy
18 10 (0.89%) Go
18 10 (0.89%) Perl
19 9 (0.80%) C
Qualifications
1 118 (10.55%) Degree
2 76 (6.79%) Security Cleared
3 51 (4.56%) SC Cleared
4 21 (1.88%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (1.34%) PhD
6 11 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
6 11 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
7 10 (0.89%) BC Cleared
7 10 (0.89%) Master's Degree
8 9 (0.80%) CCA
9 8 (0.71%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.54%) Postgraduate
11 5 (0.45%) MCSE
11 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (0.36%) CCNA
12 4 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.36%) CTC Cleared
13 3 (0.27%) CCNP
14 2 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
15 1 (0.089%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (4.38%) Data Quality
2 15 (1.34%) QA
3 9 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
4 8 (0.71%) WCAG
5 5 (0.45%) PMO
6 4 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
7 2 (0.18%) IFRS
7 2 (0.18%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 15288
8 1 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.089%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (0.98%) Docker
2 9 (0.80%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.63%) HDFS
4 6 (0.54%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.45%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.089%) KVM
8 1 (0.089%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.089%) vSphere
8 1 (0.089%) Xen
8 1 (0.089%) XenApp
8 1 (0.089%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (1.88%) Kibana
2 13 (1.16%) Puppet
3 12 (1.07%) Grafana
3 12 (1.07%) logstash
4 6 (0.54%) Ansible
5 5 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.36%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.27%) Graphite
7 3 (0.27%) HP Fortify
7 3 (0.27%) StatsD
8 2 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.18%) Oozie
9 1 (0.089%) Ambari
9 1 (0.089%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.089%) Mesos
9 1 (0.089%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.089%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 244 (21.81%) Tableau
2 132 (11.80%) Microsoft
3 84 (7.51%) Oracle
4 64 (5.72%) SAP
5 63 (5.63%) Adobe
6 38 (3.40%) Google
7 27 (2.41%) Teradata
8 26 (2.32%) Splunk
9 21 (1.88%) Cognos
10 19 (1.70%) Talend
11 18 (1.61%) Greenplum
12 16 (1.43%) Cisco
12 16 (1.43%) MicroStrategy
13 15 (1.34%) Alteryx
14 14 (1.25%) Informatica
15 13 (1.16%) IBM
16 11 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
17 10 (0.89%) AppDynamics
17 10 (0.89%) MapR
17 10 (0.89%) SnapLogic
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 1 hour 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
London
Mercator IT Solutions
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £470 to £518 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Parallel Consulting
Rate: Experience Dependant
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Aquent
Rate: £33 - £45 per hour + Holiday & Free Dining
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Premier Media
Posted: 5 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: 12 days ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
SanRidge Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum + Depending on Experience
Posted: 22 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £500 - £501550 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago