Period
to 26 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 26 January 2020 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
UK
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 274 289 236
Rank change year-on-year +15 -53 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 650 884 1,146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.92% 0.90% 1.14%
As % of the Applications category 10.51% 10.58% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 590 752
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £238 £257 £263
90th Percentile £575 £610 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +3.70% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 27
UK median hourly rate £39.75 £41.92 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.17% +39.72% +9.09%
10th Percentile £18.00 £23.34 £18.10
90th Percentile £52.32 £60.00 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £35.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year -2.10% +8.33% +26.92%

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 with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 6,182 8,356 8,990
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.71% 8.46% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,574 4,897 5,542
UK median daily rate £360 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £139 £143 £140
90th Percentile £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £350 £335
% change year-on-year -4.29% +4.48% +3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 625 749 732
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £15.26
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +4.88% -1.58%
10th Percentile £11.62 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £45.15 £42.25 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.32 £14.50
% change year-on-year +14.27% +5.62% -3.33%

MS Visio
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Visio in the UK

MS Visio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Visio in the UK

MS Visio
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Visio over the 6 months to 26 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Visio in the UK

MS Visio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Visio in the UK

MS Visio
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Visio over the 6 months to 26 January 2020.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for MS Visio in the UK

MS Visio
Top 16 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 26 January 2020. 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
England +7 568 £425 -3.41% 96
UK excluding London +44 439 £420 +3.70% 76
London -11 201 £450 -10.00% 30
South East +42 118 £423 -6.11% 19
North of England +41 98 £400 +11.11% 18
South West +51 82 £500 +17.65% 13
Scotland +27 62 £450 +12.50% 9
North West +40 58 £400 +40.35% 12
East of England +24 43 £400 -14.67% 2
Yorkshire +21 31 £350 -17.65% 5
Midlands +34 28 £350 +6.06% 13
West Midlands +32 17 £270 -16.92% 5
East Midlands +31 11 £360 -4.00% 8
North East +18 9 £390 +20.00% 1
Wales +25 8 £390 +8.33% 2
Channel Islands - 3 £385 -

For the 6 months to 26 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing MS Visio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for MS Visio.

1 280 (43.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 244 (37.54%) Microsoft
3 211 (32.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 205 (31.54%) Microsoft Office
5 163 (25.08%) Agile Software Development
6 150 (23.08%) Microsoft Project
7 140 (21.54%) Project Management
8 136 (20.92%) Analytical Skills
9 123 (18.92%) Finance
10 115 (17.69%) Problem-Solving
11 93 (14.31%) SQL
12 85 (13.08%) Windows
12 85 (13.08%) SharePoint
12 85 (13.08%) Stakeholder Management
13 81 (12.46%) Public Sector
14 79 (12.15%) Migration
14 79 (12.15%) Business Analysis
15 72 (11.08%) Active Directory
16 70 (10.77%) Security Cleared
17 69 (10.62%) JIRA
18 66 (10.15%) Scrum
19 65 (10.00%) Azure
20 55 (8.46%) Project Delivery
21 51 (7.85%) User Stories
22 50 (7.69%) Telecoms
22 50 (7.69%) Workshop Facilitation
23 49 (7.54%) SC Cleared
24 48 (7.38%) Office 365
24 48 (7.38%) Cisco
24 48 (7.38%) CRM

MS Visio
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 85 (13.08%) SharePoint
2 47 (7.23%) Confluence
3 19 (2.92%) MS Exchange
4 18 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 18 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (2.31%) Skype for Business
6 13 (2.00%) CMS
7 9 (1.38%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.46%) JBoss
9 2 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.31%) IBM Domino
9 2 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.15%) Headless CMS
10 1 (0.15%) IIS
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 280 (43.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 211 (32.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 205 (31.54%) Microsoft Office
4 150 (23.08%) Microsoft Project
5 28 (4.31%) OmniGraffle
6 19 (2.92%) Acrobat
7 18 (2.77%) Sketch
8 16 (2.46%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (0.62%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.46%) InVision
10 3 (0.46%) Snagit
11 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.15%) Adobe XD
11 1 (0.15%) Figma
11 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.15%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 34 (5.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 19 (2.92%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.92%) Oracle iProcurement
5 5 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.77%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.77%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (0.77%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
6 4 (0.62%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.46%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.31%) Infor SunSystems
8 2 (0.31%) OpenText VIM for SAP
9 1 (0.15%) Lorenzo
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle E-Business Tax
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 1 (0.15%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (0.15%) SystmOne
9 1 (0.15%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 65 (10.00%) Azure
2 48 (7.38%) Office 365
3 35 (5.38%) Power Platform
4 29 (4.46%) Dynamics 365
5 20 (3.08%) Azure Active Directory
6 19 (2.92%) SaaS
7 18 (2.77%) Microsoft Flow
7 18 (2.77%) PowerApps
8 17 (2.62%) Azure Functions
8 17 (2.62%) Serverless
9 11 (1.69%) AWS
10 9 (1.38%) OneDrive
11 7 (1.08%) Lucidchart
11 7 (1.08%) Slack
12 4 (0.62%) IBM Blueworks
13 3 (0.46%) IaaS
14 2 (0.31%) Azure ExpressRoute
14 2 (0.31%) Boomi
14 2 (0.31%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.31%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.08%) VPN
2 30 (4.62%) Internet
2 30 (4.62%) LAN
3 25 (3.85%) Firewall
3 25 (3.85%) WAN
4 21 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
5 20 (3.08%) Skype
6 19 (2.92%) WebEx
7 14 (2.15%) DHCP
8 13 (2.00%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (2.00%) DNS
8 13 (2.00%) MPLS
8 13 (2.00%) Network Security
9 12 (1.85%) Ethernet
9 12 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
10 10 (1.54%) Wireless
11 9 (1.38%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (1.38%) PBX
11 9 (1.38%) SAN
11 9 (1.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (5.69%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.38%) Power BI
3 34 (5.23%) NoSQL
4 33 (5.08%) MongoDB
5 25 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (2.00%) GIS
8 11 (1.69%) Big Data
9 10 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.08%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (0.77%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.46%) Biml
12 3 (0.46%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.46%) Electronic Patient Records
12 3 (0.46%) QGIS
13 2 (0.31%) DataStage
13 2 (0.31%) MySQL
13 2 (0.31%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.31%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 69 (10.62%) JIRA
2 28 (4.31%) Visual Studio
3 24 (3.69%) NUnit
4 14 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (0.92%) Balsamiq
5 6 (0.92%) ERwin
5 6 (0.92%) Git (software)
6 4 (0.62%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.46%) AdminStudio
7 3 (0.46%) ER Studio
7 3 (0.46%) Subversion
7 3 (0.46%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.31%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.31%) IBM UrbanCode
8 2 (0.31%) PowerDesigner
8 2 (0.31%) Selenium
8 2 (0.31%) Sourcetree
8 2 (0.31%) Toad
General
1 123 (18.92%) Finance
2 81 (12.46%) Public Sector
3 50 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 32 (4.92%) Banking
5 25 (3.85%) Retail
6 17 (2.62%) Publishing
7 15 (2.31%) Marketing
8 13 (2.00%) Legal
9 9 (1.38%) General Ledger
9 9 (1.38%) Law
9 9 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.23%) Back Office
10 8 (1.23%) Financial Institution
11 7 (1.08%) Billing
12 6 (0.92%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.92%) Local Government
12 6 (0.92%) Manufacturing
12 6 (0.92%) Military
13 5 (0.77%) Front Office
14 4 (0.62%) French Language
Job Titles
1 232 (35.69%) Analyst
2 157 (24.15%) Business Analyst
3 59 (9.08%) Architect
4 44 (6.77%) Process Analyst
5 43 (6.62%) Project Manager
6 35 (5.38%) Designer
6 35 (5.38%) Developer
7 25 (3.85%) .NET Developer
8 23 (3.54%) Business Process Analyst
9 19 (2.92%) Agile Business Analyst
10 18 (2.77%) Solutions Architect
11 16 (2.46%) CRM Architect
11 16 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM Architect
11 16 (2.46%) Fibre Planner
12 15 (2.31%) Design Engineer
12 15 (2.31%) Network Engineer
13 14 (2.15%) Enterprise Architect
13 14 (2.15%) Senior Analyst
14 13 (2.00%) Technical Analyst
14 13 (2.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (5.69%) .NET
2 19 (2.92%) Web Services
3 12 (1.85%) HTML
3 12 (1.85%) XML
4 7 (1.08%) Middleware
4 7 (1.08%) SOAP
5 6 (0.92%) REST
6 5 (0.77%) Gherkin
7 4 (0.62%) 802.1X
7 4 (0.62%) COM
7 4 (0.62%) CSS
7 4 (0.62%) EDI
7 4 (0.62%) React
8 3 (0.46%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.46%) JSON
8 3 (0.46%) Rendezvous
9 2 (0.31%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.31%) MDX
10 1 (0.15%) J2EE
10 1 (0.15%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 136 (20.92%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (5.85%) Data Centre
2 38 (5.85%) User Experience
3 30 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 22 (3.38%) Self-Motivation
5 18 (2.77%) Blackberry
5 18 (2.77%) PDA
6 12 (1.85%) NHS
7 10 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
7 10 (1.54%) Fibre Optics
8 9 (1.38%) CMDB
8 9 (1.38%) Data Structures
9 6 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 6 (0.92%) PMI
9 6 (0.92%) Private Cloud
9 6 (0.92%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.77%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (0.77%) Smart Meter
10 5 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (0.77%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 85 (13.08%) Windows
2 45 (6.92%) Windows Server
3 32 (4.92%) Linux
4 30 (4.62%) Windows 7
5 27 (4.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (3.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (3.08%) Windows 10
8 18 (2.77%) Windows 2000
8 18 (2.77%) Windows Vista
8 18 (2.77%) Windows XP
9 6 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.62%) Unix
10 4 (0.62%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.46%) Android
11 3 (0.46%) SUSE
12 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.31%) Solaris
13 1 (0.15%) CentOS
13 1 (0.15%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (25.08%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (21.54%) Project Management
3 115 (17.69%) Problem-Solving
4 85 (13.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 79 (12.15%) Business Analysis
5 79 (12.15%) Migration
6 66 (10.15%) Scrum
7 55 (8.46%) Project Delivery
8 51 (7.85%) User Stories
9 50 (7.69%) Workshop Facilitation
10 48 (7.38%) CRM
11 46 (7.08%) DevOps
12 44 (6.77%) Change Management
12 44 (6.77%) PRINCE2
13 43 (6.62%) Analytics
14 41 (6.31%) ITIL
14 41 (6.31%) Use Case
15 38 (5.85%) Decision-Making
16 37 (5.69%) Business Intelligence
17 35 (5.38%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (14.31%) SQL
2 43 (6.62%) VBA
3 31 (4.77%) C#
4 20 (3.08%) PowerShell
5 18 (2.77%) JavaScript
6 12 (1.85%) C
7 10 (1.54%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.62%) Java
8 4 (0.62%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.31%) Python
9 2 (0.31%) VBScript
10 1 (0.15%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.15%) Java 8
10 1 (0.15%) RPG
10 1 (0.15%) Scala
10 1 (0.15%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 70 (10.77%) Security Cleared
2 49 (7.54%) SC Cleared
3 39 (6.00%) Degree
4 24 (3.69%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (2.77%) PMI Certification
6 16 (2.46%) CCNP
7 15 (2.31%) CCNA
8 14 (2.15%) PMP
9 13 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
9 13 (2.00%) DV Cleared
10 11 (1.69%) ISEB
11 9 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (1.23%) MCSE
12 8 (1.23%) TOGAF Certification
13 6 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
13 6 (0.92%) IIBA
13 6 (0.92%) MCSA
13 6 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.77%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.46%) PMO
2 22 (3.38%) QA
3 10 (1.54%) GDPR
4 7 (1.08%) SLA
5 3 (0.46%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.46%) GxP
5 3 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.46%) NIST
5 3 (0.46%) P3O
6 2 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.31%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.31%) HL7
7 1 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.15%) IFRS
7 1 (0.15%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.15%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.15%) NCSC
7 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 72 (11.08%) Active Directory
2 41 (6.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (2.77%) vSphere
4 13 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.92%) XenApp
7 5 (0.77%) Docker
7 5 (0.77%) Virtual Desktop
8 4 (0.62%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.62%) NFS
8 4 (0.62%) VMware NSX
9 3 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.31%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.31%) iptables
10 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.31%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.15%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.15%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 31 (4.77%) SCCM
2 18 (2.77%) ServiceCenter
2 18 (2.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 13 (2.00%) NetBackup
4 5 (0.77%) Ansible
4 5 (0.77%) vCenter Server
4 5 (0.77%) WhatsUp Gold
5 4 (0.62%) SCOM
6 3 (0.46%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (0.46%) Nagios
6 3 (0.46%) Nessus
6 3 (0.46%) vRealize
7 2 (0.31%) Avamar
7 2 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.31%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.31%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.31%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.31%) WSUS
8 1 (0.15%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 244 (37.54%) Microsoft
2 48 (7.38%) Cisco
3 41 (6.31%) VMware
4 35 (5.38%) Sparx
5 34 (5.23%) Remedy
6 25 (3.85%) HP
7 23 (3.54%) Adobe
7 23 (3.54%) Oracle
8 21 (3.23%) SAP
9 18 (2.77%) Bomgar
9 18 (2.77%) Peregrine
10 15 (2.31%) Citrix
11 14 (2.15%) Veritas
12 13 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (1.85%) Casewise
13 12 (1.85%) NetApp
14 11 (1.69%) Juniper
15 10 (1.54%) BT
15 10 (1.54%) CheckPoint
15 10 (1.54%) IBM