The first table below looks at the demand for MS Visio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Visio over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Birmingham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visio
Rank 56 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 2 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.33% 0.98% 1.00%
As % of the Applications category 2.13% 6.10% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Average daily rate £260 £215 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.93% -9.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £215 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £283 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+23.21% +3.70%
Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
94 82 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.33% 16.02% 17.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 36 49
Average daily rate £275 £290 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £428 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 12
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £9.50 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £28.45 £19.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS Visio
West Midlands

MS Visio
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Visio across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Visio Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MS Visio
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Visio across the Birmingham region.

MS Visio Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

MS Visio
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Visio across the Birmingham region.

MS Visio Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

MS Visio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing MS Visio also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Visio.

1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) UML
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (37.50%) WCF
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VB
3 2 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (25.00%) XHTML
3 2 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) MS Access
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

MS Visio
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing MS Visio also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Visio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (12.50%) Lync
3 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MS Access
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Writer
3 1 (12.50%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Author
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Author
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) WCF
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) XHTML
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) Silverlight
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (12.50%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) CAFM
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) BPMN
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft