The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 West 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Visio
Rank 92 90 102
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 42 38 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.39% 1.41% 1.26%
As % of the Applications category 10.63% 11.66% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 18 16
Average daily rate
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£388 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £88
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £446 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £13.48 £25.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.10% +13.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.79 £22.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-25.40% -28.57%
Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
395 326 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 13.10% 12.11% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 120 149
Average daily rate £326 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £162 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £428 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £310 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 56 60
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £19.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.30 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £37.40 £42.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS Visio
England

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 28 July 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Visio across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

MS Visio Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 July 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
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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 -10 13 £413 +65.00% 1
Cheshire +5 12 £200 -33.50% 3
Merseyside -2 1 - - 1
MS Visio
England

MS Visio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 46 (46.46%) MS Project
2 45 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 39 (39.39%) Microsoft
4 29 (29.29%) Finance
5 25 (25.25%) Business Analysis
6 23 (23.23%) Project Management
7 22 (22.22%) PRINCE2
8 21 (21.21%) MS Office
9 18 (18.18%) Windows
9 18 (18.18%) UML
10 17 (17.17%) Scrum
11 15 (15.15%) Migration
11 15 (15.15%) MS PowerPoint
12 14 (14.14%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (13.13%) Data Analysis
13 13 (13.13%) Waterfall
14 11 (11.11%) QA
14 11 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (11.11%) UNIX
15 10 (10.10%) ITIL
15 10 (10.10%) RAD
15 10 (10.10%) Windows XP
15 10 (10.10%) Six Sigma
15 10 (10.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 10 (10.10%) TDD
16 9 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 9 (9.09%) Windows 2000
16 9 (9.09%) Information Security
17 8 (8.08%) Banking
17 8 (8.08%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 5 (5.05%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 46 (46.46%) MS Project
2 45 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 21 (21.21%) MS Office
4 15 (15.15%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (5.05%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.02%) SAP BPC
2 2 (2.02%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (2.02%) Maximo
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.01%) GoldMine
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.01%) BPCS
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.01%) Agresso
3 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.07%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.02%) VPN
3 1 (1.01%) Internet
3 1 (1.01%) Wireless
3 1 (1.01%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (7.07%) QlikView
3 3 (3.03%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.02%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.02%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (2.02%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.01%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (3.03%) JIRA
2 2 (2.02%) MSI
3 1 (1.01%) Lombardi
3 1 (1.01%) Rational DOORS
General
1 29 (29.29%) Finance
2 8 (8.08%) Banking
3 6 (6.06%) Retail
4 5 (5.05%) Advertising
4 5 (5.05%) Back Office
5 4 (4.04%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.03%) Electronics
6 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.03%) Marketing
7 1 (1.01%) Dutch Language
7 1 (1.01%) French Language
7 1 (1.01%) German Language
7 1 (1.01%) Legal
7 1 (1.01%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (45.45%) Analyst
2 39 (39.39%) Business Analyst
3 15 (15.15%) Programme Manager
4 11 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.08%) Architect
5 8 (8.08%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (7.07%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (5.05%) Consultant
7 5 (5.05%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.04%) Business Process Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) Senior Manager
8 4 (4.04%) Process Analyst
8 4 (4.04%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (4.04%) Product Owner
9 3 (3.03%) Security Manager
9 3 (3.03%) IT Programme Manager
9 3 (3.03%) Desktop Support
10 2 (2.02%) Developer
10 2 (2.02%) Support Engineer
10 2 (2.02%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.04%) J2EE
2 2 (2.02%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.01%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.05%) PMI
2 4 (4.04%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.03%) DTV
4 2 (2.02%) PDA
5 1 (1.01%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.01%) GIS
5 1 (1.01%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.18%) Windows
2 11 (11.11%) UNIX
3 10 (10.10%) Windows XP
4 9 (9.09%) Windows 2000
5 7 (7.07%) Windows Vista
6 5 (5.05%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.25%) Business Analysis
2 23 (23.23%) Project Management
3 22 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 18 (18.18%) UML
5 17 (17.17%) Scrum
6 15 (15.15%) Migration
7 14 (14.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (13.13%) Data Analysis
8 13 (13.13%) Waterfall
9 11 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (10.10%) TDD
10 10 (10.10%) RAD
10 10 (10.10%) ITIL
10 10 (10.10%) Six Sigma
11 9 (9.09%) Information Security
12 7 (7.07%) Project Planning
12 7 (7.07%) BDD
12 7 (7.07%) Software Deployment
13 6 (6.06%) Portfolio Management
13 6 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.04%) Java
1 4 (4.04%) Scala
2 3 (3.03%) VBA
2 3 (3.03%) SQL
3 2 (2.02%) ABAP
4 1 (1.01%) VB
4 1 (1.01%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (10.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (7.07%) ISEB
3 6 (6.06%) PMI Certification
3 6 (6.06%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (4.04%) SAP Certification
6 3 (3.03%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.03%) ISTQB
6 3 (3.03%) Degree
7 1 (1.01%) MCTS
7 1 (1.01%) PMP
7 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.01%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (2.02%) XenApp
2 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (7.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.02%) SCCM
3 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 39 (39.39%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.08%) SAP
3 6 (6.06%) Splunk
4 4 (4.04%) Oracle
5 3 (3.03%) Business Objects
5 3 (3.03%) HP
5 3 (3.03%) Dell
6 2 (2.02%) Citrix
6 2 (2.02%) Toshiba
6 2 (2.02%) AppSense
6 2 (2.02%) IBM
7 1 (1.01%) Capita
7 1 (1.01%) Compaq
7 1 (1.01%) Cognos
7 1 (1.01%) Cisco
7 1 (1.01%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.01%) CODA
7 1 (1.01%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.01%) Symantec
Barrow-In-Furness, Cumbria
LA International
Rate: £45 - £50 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago