The first table below looks at the demand for MS Visio skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 North East 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 57 31 41
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +10
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 6 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.93% 2.61% 0.94%
As % of the Applications category 8.11% 23.53% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate £225 £270 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.74% -18.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £246 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £294 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £328 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.45% -2.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £27.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+25.45% +1.85%
Applications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
74 34 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 11.46% 11.11% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 13 25
Average daily rate £225 £140 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.71% -57.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £140 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £450 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 17
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.40 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £11.48 £10.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £16.20 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS Visio
England

MS Visio
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

MS Visio Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

MS Visio
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

MS Visio Daily Rate Trend in the North East

MS Visio
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

MS Visio Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

MS Visio
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East 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
Tyne and Wear -29 5 £225 -16.74%
MS Visio
England

MS Visio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 13 (81.25%) MS Office
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) ISEB
3 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
4 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
5 4 (25.00%) MS Project
5 4 (25.00%) Change Management
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) QA
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
6 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
6 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) Java
6 3 (18.75%) .NET
7 2 (12.50%) Windows
7 2 (12.50%) UML
7 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
7 2 (12.50%) Service Management
7 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) JIRA
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) Banking
7 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (12.50%) Budget Control

MS Visio
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 1 (6.25%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 13 (81.25%) MS Office
2 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (31.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (25.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.25%) IaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Support
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) IT Assistant
5 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 1 (6.25%) PMI
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 4 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Service Management
5 2 (12.50%) UML
5 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) Budget Control
6 1 (6.25%) Information Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (6.25%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) ISEB
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PMP
3 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (12.50%) P3O
3 1 (6.25%) ISO 9001
3 1 (6.25%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle