Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 64 93
Rank change year-on-year -15 +29 -18
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 10 35 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.75% 2.39% 1.05%
As % of the Applications category 9.01% 26.12% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 11
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £475 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +33.80% -10.13%
10th Percentile £275 £300 £325
90th Percentile £675 £595 £469
North West median daily rate £388 £450 £325
% change year-on-year -13.89% +38.46% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £25.00
North West median hourly rate £47.39 £47.55 £47.71
% change year-on-year -0.34% -0.34% +254.06%

MS Visio is in the Software Applications category. The following 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.

All Software Application Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 111 134 179
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 8.38% 9.15% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 92 99
Cheshire median daily rate £316 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.64% +7.69% +20.93%
10th Percentile £146 £123 £161
90th Percentile £429 £530 £462
North West median daily rate £325 £335 £325
% change year-on-year -2.99% +3.08% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 16
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.75% +8.93% -9.68%
10th Percentile £11.13 £10.50 £9.81
90th Percentile £19.00 £21.00 £31.88
North West median hourly rate £14.13 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -11.72% -8.57% +9.38%

MS Visio
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing MS Visio as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Visio in Cheshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Visio in Cheshire

MS Visio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 3 £300 -
Chester +10 2 £363 -30.29%
Warrington +4 1 £650 +33.33%
Macclesfield +1 1 £400 +33.33%
MS Visio
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Data Management
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
4 3 (30.00%) Statistics
4 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Data Cleansing
4 3 (30.00%) Reference Data
4 3 (30.00%) Data Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) Data Mining
4 3 (30.00%) ETL
4 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
4 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Big Data
4 3 (30.00%) Master Data Management
4 3 (30.00%) Trello
4 3 (30.00%) Slack
4 3 (30.00%) Reference Data Management

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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (20.00%) AutoCAD
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Slack
1 3 (30.00%) Trello
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) PaaS
3 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Big Data
1 3 (30.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (30.00%) Data Mining
1 3 (30.00%) Geospatial Data
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Management
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (30.00%) Data Cleansing
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 3 (30.00%) ETL
2 3 (30.00%) Master Data Management
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (30.00%) Reference Data Management
2 3 (30.00%) Statistics
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) CCDP
3 1 (10.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) CISM
3 1 (10.00%) CISSP
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) MCSA
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) SAP