The first table below looks at the demand for MS Visio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Visio over the 3 months to 17 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 Cheshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visio
Rank 59 46 51
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 16 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.90% 2.17% 0.72%
As % of the Applications category 14.95% 16.67% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 3
Average daily rate £475 £235 £115
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+102.34% +104.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £135 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £518 £123
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £328 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.45% -2.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £43.50 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £27.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+25.45% +1.85%
Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
107 96 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.74% 13.01% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 36 34
Average daily rate £325 £278 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.90% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £135 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 2
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -39.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £22.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £21.00 £26.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS Visio
North West

MS Visio
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

MS Visio Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MS Visio
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

MS Visio Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

MS Visio
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Visio across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

MS Visio Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

MS Visio
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

MS Visio Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

MS Visio
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Visio within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chester -15 2 - -
Warrington -7 1 £255 +88.88%
Wilmslow - - - -
Runcorn - - - -
MS Visio
North West

MS Visio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 17 (62.96%) MS Office
2 14 (51.85%) MS Excel
2 14 (51.85%) MS Project
3 12 (44.44%) PRINCE2
4 10 (37.04%) Windows
5 9 (33.33%) ITIL
5 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (29.63%) Project Management
7 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
8 6 (22.22%) Citrix
8 6 (22.22%) SCCM
8 6 (22.22%) XenApp
9 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
9 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
9 5 (18.52%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (18.52%) Critical Path Analysis
9 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
9 5 (18.52%) Project Planning
9 5 (18.52%) Service Management
9 5 (18.52%) Finance
9 5 (18.52%) Advertising
9 5 (18.52%) Migration
9 5 (18.52%) Scrum
9 5 (18.52%) PMI
9 5 (18.52%) PMI Certification
10 4 (14.81%) Acrobat
10 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
10 4 (14.81%) Adobe
10 4 (14.81%) ITSM

MS Visio
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (62.96%) MS Office
2 14 (51.85%) MS Excel
2 14 (51.85%) MS Project
3 4 (14.81%) Adobe Captivate
3 4 (14.81%) Acrobat
4 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) VPN
2 1 (3.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.70%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MSI
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
1 5 (18.52%) Advertising
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Local Government
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Project Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Programme Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Writer
5 3 (11.11%) IT Programme Manager
5 3 (11.11%) ICT Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Portfolio Manager
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Author
6 2 (7.41%) Author
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Information Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) PMI
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) PDA
4 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.70%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.11%) UNIX
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000
4 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 9 (33.33%) ITIL
2 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (29.63%) Project Management
4 5 (18.52%) Service Management
4 5 (18.52%) Scrum
4 5 (18.52%) Critical Path Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
4 5 (18.52%) Project Planning
4 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
4 5 (18.52%) Portfolio Management
4 5 (18.52%) Migration
5 4 (14.81%) ITSM
5 4 (14.81%) Information Security
5 4 (14.81%) Content Management
6 3 (11.11%) CRM
6 3 (11.11%) Identity Management
7 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.41%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (18.52%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.41%) CISA
3 2 (7.41%) GIAC
3 2 (7.41%) ISEB
3 2 (7.41%) CISSP
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) XenApp
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) SCCM
2 3 (11.11%) AppDNA
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
3 2 (7.41%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Citrix
3 4 (14.81%) Adobe
4 3 (11.11%) VMware
4 3 (11.11%) AppSense
5 2 (7.41%) Toshiba
5 2 (7.41%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Dell
5 2 (7.41%) Oracle
6 1 (3.70%) Splunk
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