Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 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.

Data Visualization
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 175 172
Rank change year-on-year +23 -3 +6
Contract jobs citing Data Visualisation 31 37 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.65% 0.60% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.72% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 28 6
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £440 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +32.83% -22.06%
10th Percentile £225 £310 £286
90th Percentile £580 £531 £644
England median daily rate £480 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +12.94% -5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £26.00 -
England median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year +1.82% +47.22% -6.60%

Data 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 West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3948 5128 3925
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 82.96% 83.07% 79.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2518 3069 2256
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.99%
10th Percentile £245 £250 £235
90th Percentile £550 £550 £531
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 136 175
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.85% -11.25% -
10th Percentile £11.70 £10.75 £11.10
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.50 £43.27
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Data Visualisation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Data Visualisation in the West Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Visualisation in the West Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Visualisation in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Visualisation in the West Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands 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
Birmingham +5 17 £400 -13.51% 1
Warwickshire -1 4 £325 -18.75%
West Bromwich - 3 £500 -
Coventry +20 2 £550 -
Solihull - 1 £565 -
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England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Visualisation.

1 31 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 22 (70.97%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (64.52%) SQL
3 20 (64.52%) Analytics
4 16 (51.61%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (51.61%) Power BI
5 15 (48.39%) Tableau
6 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
6 13 (41.94%) Data Management
7 12 (38.71%) QlikView
8 11 (35.48%) NoSQL
8 11 (35.48%) R
8 11 (35.48%) Data Quality
8 11 (35.48%) D3.js
8 11 (35.48%) Spotfire
8 11 (35.48%) Python
8 11 (35.48%) Microsoft Excel
9 10 (32.26%) Information Security
9 10 (32.26%) GraphQL
9 10 (32.26%) Scala
10 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (25.81%) Degree
10 8 (25.81%) Data Modelling
11 7 (22.58%) Workflow
11 7 (22.58%) Mathematics
12 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
12 6 (19.35%) Finance
13 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
13 5 (16.13%) FMCG
13 5 (16.13%) Computer Science Degree

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (9.68%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (12.90%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.23%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) Power BI
2 12 (38.71%) QlikView
3 11 (35.48%) NoSQL
3 11 (35.48%) Spotfire
4 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (6.45%) Big Data
6 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
7 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
7 1 (3.23%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (3.23%) SAP BW
7 1 (3.23%) SAP HANA
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
1 11 (35.48%) Data Scientist
2 5 (16.13%) Business Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Business Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Data Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Insight Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Integration Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Python Developer
4 3 (9.68%) R Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Business Integration Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) MI Manager
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) SQL Data Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) D3.js
2 4 (12.90%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
3 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
3 5 (16.13%) FMCG
4 3 (9.68%) Algorithms
4 3 (9.68%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (6.45%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 22 (70.97%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (64.52%) Analytics
4 13 (41.94%) Data Management
5 10 (32.26%) Information Security
6 8 (25.81%) Data Modelling
6 8 (25.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (22.58%) Mathematics
7 7 (22.58%) Workflow
8 4 (12.90%) Business Analytics
8 4 (12.90%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (12.90%) Data Extraction
8 4 (12.90%) ETL
8 4 (12.90%) Information Management
8 4 (12.90%) Open Source
8 4 (12.90%) Time Management
8 4 (12.90%) Use Case
9 3 (9.68%) Business Process Modelling
9 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
9 3 (9.68%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) SQL
2 11 (35.48%) Python
2 11 (35.48%) R
3 10 (32.26%) GraphQL
3 10 (32.26%) Scala
4 4 (12.90%) C#
4 4 (12.90%) Java
4 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
2 5 (16.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.45%) Postgraduate
4 1 (3.23%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.45%) QA
3 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 15 (48.39%) Tableau
2 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Capita
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Trillium