The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 29 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
England / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 133 111
Rank change year-on-year +29 -22  
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 24 25 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.93% 0.65% 1.19%
As % of the Applications category 8.30% 6.70% 9.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 19
Median daily rate £275 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £188 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £339 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £47.39 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +72.32%  
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 the North West with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 289 373 432
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 11.18% 9.64% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 182 197
Median daily rate £336 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.92% +12.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £175 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +0.74% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 57 62
Median hourly rate £37.48 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.14% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £11.30 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.48 £47.33 £49.50
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 the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

MS Visio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Visio in the North West

MS Visio
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Visio in the North West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Visio in the North West

MS Visio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Visio 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Visio within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 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
Merseyside - 10 £290 - 1
Manchester +8 6 £325 +8.33% 3
Lancashire +24 5 £250 -25.92%
Cheshire +25 2 £277 +0.54%
MS Visio
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 North West region with a requirement for MS Visio.

1 20 (33.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 19 (32.20%) PRINCE2
3 18 (30.51%) Project Management
4 15 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (20.34%) Finance
6 11 (18.64%) MS Excel
6 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 10 (16.95%) Test Scripting
8 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
8 9 (15.25%) SAP
8 9 (15.25%) Process Improvement
9 8 (13.56%) Facilities Management
9 8 (13.56%) Business Analysis
9 8 (13.56%) MS Office
10 7 (11.86%) MS Project
10 7 (11.86%) ITIL
10 7 (11.86%) ISEB
10 7 (11.86%) User Stories
11 6 (10.17%) PMO
11 6 (10.17%) Migration
11 6 (10.17%) Adobe
11 6 (10.17%) ERP
11 6 (10.17%) CRM
12 5 (8.47%) Windows
12 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (8.47%) Marketing
12 5 (8.47%) Email Marketing
12 5 (8.47%) Single Customer View
12 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (6.78%) FMCG

MS Visio
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) Confluence
2 1 (1.69%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 20 (33.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (18.64%) MS Excel
3 8 (13.56%) MS Office
4 7 (11.86%) MS Project
5 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) SAP HR
2 3 (5.08%) SAP ERP
2 3 (5.08%) SAP GRC
2 3 (5.08%) SAP SD
3 2 (3.39%) SAP BPC
4 1 (1.69%) MIS ActiveH
4 1 (1.69%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) SaaS
1 3 (5.08%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (3.39%) Office 365
3 1 (1.69%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) SDH
2 2 (3.39%) WAN
3 1 (1.69%) Firewall
3 1 (1.69%) LAN
3 1 (1.69%) SAN
3 1 (1.69%) SSL
3 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.69%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.69%) DB2
2 1 (1.69%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) HP UFT
1 1 (1.69%) JIRA
1 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (20.34%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Marketing
3 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.08%) Billing
5 2 (3.39%) Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.69%) Law
6 1 (1.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Analyst
2 10 (16.95%) Business Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) Project Manager
4 7 (11.86%) Author
4 7 (11.86%) Process Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Technical Author
5 5 (8.47%) CRM Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) CRM Business Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) IT Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Supply Chain Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Supply Chain Project Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Business Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Change Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) IT Change Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Project Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) SAP Architect
7 3 (5.08%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) .NET
1 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.69%) J2EE
1 1 (1.69%) Middleware
1 1 (1.69%) Node.js
1 1 (1.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) FMCG
3 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.39%) User Experience
4 1 (1.69%) AS400
4 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.69%) Clustering
4 1 (1.69%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.69%) iPad
4 1 (1.69%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.69%) NHS
4 1 (1.69%) Robotics
4 1 (1.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Windows
2 1 (1.69%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Unix
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) PRINCE2
2 18 (30.51%) Project Management
3 15 (25.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (18.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 10 (16.95%) Test Scripting
6 9 (15.25%) Process Improvement
7 8 (13.56%) Business Analysis
7 8 (13.56%) Facilities Management
8 7 (11.86%) ITIL
8 7 (11.86%) User Stories
9 6 (10.17%) CRM
9 6 (10.17%) ERP
9 6 (10.17%) Migration
10 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (8.47%) Email Marketing
10 5 (8.47%) Single Customer View
11 4 (6.78%) Change Control
11 4 (6.78%) Change Management
11 4 (6.78%) Service Management
11 4 (6.78%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.69%) C++
1 1 (1.69%) Java
1 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (1.69%) Perl
1 1 (1.69%) Python
1 1 (1.69%) SQL
1 1 (1.69%) VB
1 1 (1.69%) VBA
1 1 (1.69%) VBScript
1 1 (1.69%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) ISEB
2 2 (3.39%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) APMP
3 1 (1.69%) CCNA
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.69%) MCSE
3 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.69%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.69%) SCCM
1 1 (1.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft
1 9 (15.25%) SAP
2 6 (10.17%) Adobe
3 3 (5.08%) Ariba
3 3 (5.08%) Citrix
3 3 (5.08%) Concur
4 2 (3.39%) Nokia
4 2 (3.39%) VMware
5 1 (1.69%) Apple
5 1 (1.69%) Blue Prism
5 1 (1.69%) Canon
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco
5 1 (1.69%) Dell
5 1 (1.69%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.69%) HP
5 1 (1.69%) IBM
5 1 (1.69%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.69%) Symantec
5 1 (1.69%) Veeam
5 1 (1.69%) Yardi