The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for MS Visio skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS Visio over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Visio
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 77 55
Rank change year-on-year +25 -22  
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 1 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.19% 0.41% 2.11%
As % of the Applications category 1.85% 3.54% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 9
Median daily rate £277 £275 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.54% +37.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £44.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -31.81% +60.00%  

MS Visio is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 54 113 100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 10.13% 11.71% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 64 47
Median daily rate £295 £358 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.48% +19.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £199 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £451 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 21
Median hourly rate £39.98 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +207.50% -7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.62 £26.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS Visio
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing MS Visio as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Visio in Cheshire

MS Visio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Visio in Cheshire

MS Visio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Visio in Cheshire

MS Visio
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Visio within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 1 £277 -
MS Visio
North West

MS Visio
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS Visio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for MS Visio.

1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) MS Office
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Network Design
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) MS Project
4 2 (28.57%) ITSM
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) ISEB
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Unix

MS Visio
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) MS Office
3 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (28.57%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Anycast
1 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Migration Manager
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Data Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Design Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Implementation Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) ITSM
3 2 (28.57%) Network Design
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) F5