The first table below looks at the demand for MS Visio skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax 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 Halifax 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 26 21 32
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 0.55% 1.71% 0.35%
As % of the Applications category 3.23% 6.45% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £450 £388 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -2.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £330 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £28.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+23.21% +3.70%
Applications Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
31 31 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 16.94% 26.50% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 25
Average daily rate £375 £320 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £222 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS Visio
West Yorkshire

MS Visio
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

MS Visio Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

MS Visio
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

MS Visio Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

MS Visio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Use Case
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) XSD
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Management
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) DB2

MS Visio
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Junior
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Architect
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) XSD
1 3 (60.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Use Case
1 3 (60.00%) UML
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) Java