The table below looks at the statistics for MS Visio skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Visio over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visio
Rank 121 107 112
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 37 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.98% 1.04% 0.75%
As % of the Applications category 11.46% 10.15% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 21 11
Average daily rate £300 £310 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £138 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £360 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.04% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.69 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+76.28% -37.40%
MS Visio
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
323 335 353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.52% 10.24% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 189 138
Average daily rate £300 £282 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.57% +22.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £120 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £463 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 57 54
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

MS Visio
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

MS Visio Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MS Visio
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

MS Visio Daily Rate Trend in the North West

MS Visio
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Visio across the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

MS Visio Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

MS Visio
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

MS Visio Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

MS Visio
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +2 25 £188 -42.30% 4
Cheshire -13 7 £300 -3.22%
Lancashire -1 3 £338 -
Cumbria - 1 - -
MS Visio
England

MS Visio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 56 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 45 (53.57%) Microsoft
3 29 (34.52%) Finance
3 29 (34.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 18 (21.43%) Project Management
6 17 (20.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (19.05%) Quality Management
8 15 (17.86%) BPMN
8 15 (17.86%) Security Cleared
9 13 (15.48%) MCTS
9 13 (15.48%) Business Analysis
9 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (15.48%) ITIL
9 13 (15.48%) SharePoint
9 13 (15.48%) MS Project
10 12 (14.29%) MS Office
10 12 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 12 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (11.90%) SDLC
11 10 (11.90%) Confluence
11 10 (11.90%) JIRA
12 9 (10.71%) Service Management
12 9 (10.71%) Unix
12 9 (10.71%) Use Case
12 9 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (9.52%) User Stories
13 8 (9.52%) Banking
14 7 (8.33%) ITSM

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 13 (15.48%) SharePoint
2 10 (11.90%) Confluence
3 6 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.19%) Apache
4 1 (1.19%) CMS
4 1 (1.19%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.19%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.19%) JBoss
4 1 (1.19%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 56 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 29 (34.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (15.48%) MS Project
4 12 (14.29%) MS Office
5 3 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.19%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.19%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.19%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) Intranet
2 3 (3.57%) SSL
3 2 (2.38%) Internet
4 1 (1.19%) ATM
4 1 (1.19%) FTP
4 1 (1.19%) HTTP
4 1 (1.19%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.57%) DB2
2 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) JIRA
2 2 (2.38%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (34.52%) Finance
2 8 (9.52%) Banking
3 4 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (3.57%) Local Government
4 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.38%) Retail
5 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.19%) Back Office
6 1 (1.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (50.00%) Analyst
2 27 (32.14%) Business Analyst
3 12 (14.29%) Consultant
4 10 (11.90%) Process Analyst
5 8 (9.52%) PMO Consultant
5 8 (9.52%) Process Engineer
5 8 (9.52%) Project Consultant
5 8 (9.52%) Project Support Consultant
5 8 (9.52%) Support Consultant
6 7 (8.33%) Project Office Support
7 5 (5.95%) Data Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.95%) SharePoint Specialist
8 4 (4.76%) Designer
8 4 (4.76%) ITIL Manager
9 3 (3.57%) Architect
9 3 (3.57%) Banking Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Business Process Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) Middleware
2 3 (3.57%) CSS
2 3 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (2.38%) HTML
4 1 (1.19%) .NET
4 1 (1.19%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.19%) Classic ASP
4 1 (1.19%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.19%) WCF
4 1 (1.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.57%) Clustering
3 3 (3.57%) Life Science
3 3 (3.57%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.38%) Social Media
4 2 (2.38%) User Experience
5 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.19%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.19%) NHS
5 1 (1.19%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.71%) Unix
2 4 (4.76%) Windows
3 3 (3.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 18 (21.43%) Project Management
3 17 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (20.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (19.05%) Quality Management
5 15 (17.86%) BPMN
6 13 (15.48%) Business Analysis
6 13 (15.48%) ITIL
7 12 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (11.90%) SDLC
9 9 (10.71%) Service Management
9 9 (10.71%) Use Case
10 8 (9.52%) User Stories
11 7 (8.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
11 7 (8.33%) ITSM
11 7 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
11 7 (8.33%) Six Sigma
11 7 (8.33%) SOA
12 6 (7.14%) UML
13 5 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.38%) SQL
2 1 (1.19%) C#
2 1 (1.19%) Java
2 1 (1.19%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.19%) Jython
2 1 (1.19%) VB
2 1 (1.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 13 (15.48%) MCTS
2 13 (15.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.76%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (2.38%) Degree
5 2 (2.38%) IIBA
6 1 (1.19%) CBAP
6 1 (1.19%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) QA
2 5 (5.95%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.19%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.19%) ISO22301
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.38%) UAG
Vendors
1 45 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.95%) SAP
3 2 (2.38%) Facebook
3 2 (2.38%) Twitter
4 1 (1.19%) Capita
4 1 (1.19%) Fiserv
4 1 (1.19%) Lotus
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle