The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 25 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 118 113
Rank change year-on-year +26 -5  
Contract jobs citing Visualisation 24 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.20% 0.74% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 0.89% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 3
Median daily rate £490 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £340 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £490 £402
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £414
% change year-on-year -5.55% +8.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.36 £57.75
% change year-on-year - -63.02%  

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1676 2464 1832
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 83.51% 82.60% 77.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 993 1476 1142
Median daily rate £404 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.93% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 54 76
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -7.08%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.15 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Visualisation
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Visualisation in the West Midlands

Visualisation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Visualisation in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Visualisation in the West Midlands

Visualisation
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for 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 Visualisation within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Shropshire +19 7 £539 -
Warwickshire +10 4 £413 +3.12% 2
Birmingham +17 3 £285 -12.30% 2
West Bromwich - 3 £500 -
Solihull - 2 £558 -
Coventry +13 1 £375 -3.22% 2
Visualisation
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Visualisation.

1 20 (43.48%) Data Visualisation
2 16 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (32.61%) SQL
4 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
5 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
6 10 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (21.74%) Data Management
6 10 (21.74%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
7 9 (19.57%) Data Analysis
7 9 (19.57%) Cisco
7 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
7 9 (19.57%) Tableau
8 8 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
8 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
8 8 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
8 8 (17.39%) Application Performance Monitoring
8 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (17.39%) Degree
9 7 (15.22%) Data Security
9 7 (15.22%) Performance Management
9 7 (15.22%) Data Protection
9 7 (15.22%) Data Protection Act
9 7 (15.22%) CMDB
9 7 (15.22%) Riverbed
9 7 (15.22%) BMC
9 7 (15.22%) AppDynamics
9 7 (15.22%) User Experience
9 7 (15.22%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (13.04%) Analytics

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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 (6.52%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (21.74%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.17%) 3ds Max
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (2.17%) Maya
3 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.17%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (13.04%) QlikView
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.87%) Power BI
3 3 (6.52%) Hazelcast
3 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.35%) Big Data
4 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.35%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.35%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.17%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.17%) PowerPivot
5 1 (2.17%) SAP HANA
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 4 (8.70%) Finance
1 4 (8.70%) Marketing
2 1 (2.17%) Automotive
2 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Developer
2 8 (17.39%) Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Consultant
3 4 (8.70%) Business Manager
3 4 (8.70%) Insight Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 3 (6.52%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Network Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Team Leader
5 2 (4.35%) Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Information Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Salesforce Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Tableau Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Monitoring Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) QlikView Consultant
6 1 (2.17%) QlikView Developer
6 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) .NET
1 4 (8.70%) jQuery
1 4 (8.70%) REST
2 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
2 3 (6.52%) Hibernate
2 3 (6.52%) HTML
2 3 (6.52%) J2EE
2 3 (6.52%) Spring
2 3 (6.52%) Spring Boot
3 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.17%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.17%) SOAP
3 1 (2.17%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (19.57%) Management Information System
3 7 (15.22%) CMDB
3 7 (15.22%) Data Protection Act
3 7 (15.22%) User Experience
4 6 (13.04%) NHS
5 1 (2.17%) Animation
5 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.17%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.17%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Data Visualisation
2 10 (21.74%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (21.74%) Data Management
3 9 (19.57%) Data Analysis
4 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.39%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 8 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (15.22%) Data Protection
5 7 (15.22%) Data Security
5 7 (15.22%) Network Monitoring
5 7 (15.22%) Performance Management
6 6 (13.04%) Analytics
6 6 (13.04%) ITIL
7 5 (10.87%) ITIL V3
7 5 (10.87%) Workflow
8 4 (8.70%) CRM
8 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (8.70%) Validation
8 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.70%) Java
3 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.70%) Python
4 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.39%) Degree
2 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) Postgraduate
4 2 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.35%) CCNA
4 2 (4.35%) CCNP
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Ansible
1 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.52%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.57%) Cisco
2 9 (19.57%) Tableau
3 7 (15.22%) AppDynamics
3 7 (15.22%) BMC
3 7 (15.22%) Riverbed
4 3 (6.52%) Google
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle
4 3 (6.52%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.17%) Alias
5 1 (2.17%) Autodesk
5 1 (2.17%) Cognos
5 1 (2.17%) IBM
5 1 (2.17%) SAP
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