Period
to 22 October 2019

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 22 October 2019 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
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 323 261 227
Rank change year-on-year -62 -34 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 664 1,067 1,185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.78% 1.03% 1.19%
As % of the Applications category 9.26% 12.15% 13.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 716 772
UK median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £288 £245 £250
90th Percentile £575 £596 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £404 £386
% change year-on-year +2.17% +4.53% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 44
UK median hourly rate £44.50 £25.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.51% -27.14% +55.56%
10th Percentile £15.68 £14.63 £15.00
90th Percentile £65.00 £45.38 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.46 £23.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +54.21% -30.32% +37.50%

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 7,172 8,780 8,818
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.46% 8.50% 8.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,226 5,208 5,320
UK median daily rate £375 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.47% +6.64% +4.48%
10th Percentile £145 £146 £145
90th Percentile £571 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 670 795 676
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% -3.03%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.28 £41.00 £37.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.53 £15.74 £14.63
% change year-on-year +5.07% +7.55% -10.90%

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 22 October 2019.

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 22 October 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for MS Visio in the UK

MS Visio
Top 17 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 22 October 2019. 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 -74 585 £425 -5.56% 93
UK excluding London -23 411 £413 +2.17% 69
London -75 234 £468 -6.50% 32
South East -60 107 £425 -5.56% 21
North of England +20 100 £400 +8.11% 18
South West +19 63 £425 -2.86% 8
North West +14 57 £413 +38.66% 10
Midlands +33 46 £413 +10.00% 8
Scotland +16 44 £400 +14.29% 4
Yorkshire +19 38 £400 -5.88% 6
East of England -14 32 £400 -11.11% 6
West Midlands +5 28 £433 +25.43% 5
East Midlands +28 18 £413 +3.13% 3
Wales +27 13 £390 +9.09% 4
North East +2 5 £375 +20.97% 2
Channel Islands - 5 £385 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £330 -

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, 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.

1 303 (45.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 263 (39.61%) Microsoft
3 218 (32.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 217 (32.68%) Microsoft Office
5 203 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
6 178 (26.81%) Finance
7 149 (22.44%) Project Management
8 147 (22.14%) Analytical Skills
9 117 (17.62%) Microsoft Project
10 102 (15.36%) Business Analysis
11 97 (14.61%) Problem-Solving
12 92 (13.86%) SQL
13 83 (12.50%) SharePoint
14 81 (12.20%) Windows
15 79 (11.90%) JIRA
16 78 (11.75%) Project Delivery
17 72 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
18 64 (9.64%) Migration
18 64 (9.64%) PRINCE2
19 58 (8.73%) Data Modelling
20 57 (8.58%) SQL Server
21 56 (8.43%) Data Analysis
22 54 (8.13%) Degree
23 53 (7.98%) Waterfall
23 53 (7.98%) Public Sector
24 52 (7.83%) Scrum
24 52 (7.83%) ITIL
25 51 (7.68%) User Stories
26 50 (7.53%) Workshop Facilitation
27 49 (7.38%) Cisco

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 83 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 42 (6.33%) Confluence
3 13 (1.96%) Skype for Business
4 7 (1.05%) IBM Notes
5 5 (0.75%) CMS
6 4 (0.60%) Documentum
7 3 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.45%) JBoss
7 3 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.45%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.30%) IBM Domino
8 2 (0.30%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.30%) SAS
9 1 (0.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.15%) Headless CMS
9 1 (0.15%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 303 (45.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 218 (32.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 217 (32.68%) Microsoft Office
4 117 (17.62%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.75%) AutoCAD
6 5 (0.75%) Sketch
7 4 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.45%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.45%) Snagit
9 2 (0.30%) InVision
9 2 (0.30%) SPSS
10 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.15%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 9 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.20%) Oracle iProcurement
3 7 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.05%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 6 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.90%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (0.90%) Oracle Receivables
5 5 (0.75%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.75%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.45%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.45%) SAP PS
7 2 (0.30%) Infor SunSystems
7 2 (0.30%) OpenText VIM for SAP
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle AGIS
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle Cash Management
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle E-Business Tax
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (0.30%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 48 (7.23%) Office 365
2 33 (4.97%) Azure
3 26 (3.92%) Power Platform
4 19 (2.86%) AWS
5 10 (1.51%) SaaS
6 6 (0.90%) IBM Blueworks
7 5 (0.75%) PaaS
8 4 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
8 4 (0.60%) IaaS
8 4 (0.60%) OneDrive
9 3 (0.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 3 (0.45%) Lucidchart
9 3 (0.45%) Slack
10 2 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.30%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 2 (0.30%) Boomi
10 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.30%) Serverless
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.42%) Firewall
2 33 (4.97%) VPN
3 31 (4.67%) LAN
4 27 (4.07%) WAN
5 26 (3.92%) Internet
6 17 (2.56%) DHCP
6 17 (2.56%) Ethernet
7 16 (2.41%) MPLS
7 16 (2.41%) Network Security
7 16 (2.41%) Wireless
8 15 (2.26%) TCP/IP
9 14 (2.11%) Skype
10 12 (1.81%) VLAN
11 10 (1.51%) Cisco ASA
11 10 (1.51%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (1.51%) DNS
11 10 (1.51%) Intranet
12 8 (1.20%) PBX
13 7 (1.05%) BGP
13 7 (1.05%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (8.58%) SQL Server
2 29 (4.37%) Relational Database
3 27 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
4 26 (3.92%) Power BI
5 22 (3.31%) NoSQL
6 21 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (3.01%) MongoDB
8 17 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (2.26%) Big Data
10 14 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 9 (1.36%) GIS
11 9 (1.36%) SAP BW
12 7 (1.05%) Data Mining
12 7 (1.05%) Oracle Database
13 6 (0.90%) DB2
14 4 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
14 4 (0.60%) DataStage
14 4 (0.60%) MySQL
14 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
14 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 79 (11.90%) JIRA
2 11 (1.66%) Axure RP
2 11 (1.66%) Balsamiq
3 10 (1.51%) ERwin
3 10 (1.51%) NUnit
3 10 (1.51%) Visual Studio Team System
4 9 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (1.20%) Visual Studio
6 6 (0.90%) Git (software)
7 4 (0.60%) ER Studio
7 4 (0.60%) PowerDesigner
7 4 (0.60%) Subversion
8 3 (0.45%) Selenium
8 3 (0.45%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.30%) IBM UrbanCode
9 2 (0.30%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (0.30%) Sourcetree
9 2 (0.30%) Toad
10 1 (0.15%) Grunt
General
1 178 (26.81%) Finance
2 53 (7.98%) Public Sector
3 48 (7.23%) Telecoms
4 38 (5.72%) Banking
5 23 (3.46%) Retail
6 22 (3.31%) Legal
7 20 (3.01%) Billing
8 19 (2.86%) Back Office
9 13 (1.96%) Publishing
10 12 (1.81%) Marketing
10 12 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (1.51%) Front Office
12 9 (1.36%) Financial Institution
13 8 (1.20%) Local Government
14 7 (1.05%) General Ledger
14 7 (1.05%) Law
15 6 (0.90%) Advertising
16 5 (0.75%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.60%) French Language
17 4 (0.60%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 275 (41.42%) Analyst
2 192 (28.92%) Business Analyst
3 49 (7.38%) Architect
4 48 (7.23%) Project Manager
5 33 (4.97%) Developer
6 30 (4.52%) Process Analyst
7 24 (3.61%) Designer
8 19 (2.86%) IT Analyst
9 18 (2.71%) Business Process Analyst
10 17 (2.56%) Business IT Analyst
10 17 (2.56%) Data Analyst
11 16 (2.41%) Consultant
11 16 (2.41%) IT Business Analyst
11 16 (2.41%) Network Engineer
11 16 (2.41%) Solutions Architect
12 15 (2.26%) Data Business Analyst
12 15 (2.26%) Senior Analyst
13 13 (1.96%) .NET Developer
13 13 (1.96%) Design Engineer
13 13 (1.96%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (4.67%) .NET
2 21 (3.16%) Web Services
3 18 (2.71%) HTML
4 17 (2.56%) XML
5 13 (1.96%) JSON
5 13 (1.96%) Middleware
6 11 (1.66%) CSS
7 10 (1.51%) REST
8 9 (1.36%) MDX
9 8 (1.20%) 802.1X
9 8 (1.20%) EDI
10 7 (1.05%) .NET Framework
10 7 (1.05%) AngularJS
10 7 (1.05%) React
11 4 (0.60%) .NET Core
11 4 (0.60%) COM
11 4 (0.60%) HTML5
11 4 (0.60%) Node.js
11 4 (0.60%) SOAP
12 3 (0.45%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 147 (22.14%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (6.02%) Management Information System
3 37 (5.57%) Data Centre
4 32 (4.82%) User Experience
5 26 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
6 14 (2.11%) CMDB
6 14 (2.11%) PMI
7 9 (1.36%) Data Structures
7 9 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (1.36%) PKI
8 7 (1.05%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (1.05%) Equities
8 7 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (0.90%) Client/Server
9 6 (0.90%) Derivative
9 6 (0.90%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.75%) Fixed Income
10 5 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (0.75%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 81 (12.20%) Windows
2 34 (5.12%) Linux
3 28 (4.22%) Windows Server
4 25 (3.77%) Windows 10
5 15 (2.26%) Windows 7
6 12 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.36%) Windows 8
7 9 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.90%) Android
8 6 (0.90%) Unix
9 5 (0.75%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (0.45%) SUSE
11 3 (0.45%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.30%) Check Point GAiA
12 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.30%) Solaris
12 2 (0.30%) VMS
12 2 (0.30%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (30.57%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (22.44%) Project Management
3 102 (15.36%) Business Analysis
4 97 (14.61%) Problem-Solving
5 78 (11.75%) Project Delivery
6 72 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 64 (9.64%) Migration
7 64 (9.64%) PRINCE2
8 58 (8.73%) Data Modelling
9 56 (8.43%) Data Analysis
10 53 (7.98%) Waterfall
11 52 (7.83%) ITIL
11 52 (7.83%) Scrum
12 51 (7.68%) User Stories
13 50 (7.53%) Workshop Facilitation
14 49 (7.38%) Change Management
15 48 (7.23%) Process Improvement
16 45 (6.78%) SDLC
17 41 (6.17%) Decision-Making
18 40 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 92 (13.86%) SQL
2 28 (4.22%) VBA
3 25 (3.77%) C#
4 22 (3.31%) JavaScript
5 21 (3.16%) T-SQL
6 12 (1.81%) PowerShell
7 10 (1.51%) C
8 8 (1.20%) Java
8 8 (1.20%) Python
9 5 (0.75%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.60%) TypeScript
11 3 (0.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 3 (0.45%) VBScript
12 2 (0.30%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.30%) Java 8
12 2 (0.30%) R
13 1 (0.15%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.15%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.15%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 54 (8.13%) Degree
2 44 (6.63%) Security Cleared
3 32 (4.82%) SC Cleared
4 30 (4.52%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (4.07%) PMI Certification
6 25 (3.77%) ISEB
7 22 (3.31%) CCNA
8 16 (2.41%) PMP
9 14 (2.11%) CCNP
10 10 (1.51%) ISEB Practitioner
11 8 (1.20%) CISSP
11 8 (1.20%) TOGAF Certification
12 7 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
12 7 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (1.05%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 6 (0.90%) CCIE
13 6 (0.90%) DV Cleared
13 6 (0.90%) SANS
13 6 (0.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (6.93%) PMO
2 33 (4.97%) QA
3 21 (3.16%) GDPR
4 17 (2.56%) SLA
5 10 (1.51%) Data Quality
6 8 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (1.05%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.90%) HIPAA
9 4 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (0.60%) NIST
10 3 (0.45%) P3O
11 2 (0.30%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.30%) MiFID
11 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.30%) TARGET2
12 1 (0.15%) COBIT
12 1 (0.15%) GxP
12 1 (0.15%) HL7
12 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 36 (5.42%) Active Directory
2 26 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.36%) vSphere
4 6 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (0.60%) Docker
5 4 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.45%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.45%) XenApp
7 2 (0.30%) Firmware
7 2 (0.30%) iptables
7 2 (0.30%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.30%) NDS
7 2 (0.30%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 2 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.30%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.15%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.15%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 16 (2.41%) SCCM
2 8 (1.20%) NetBackup
3 4 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (0.60%) vCenter Server
4 2 (0.30%) HAProxy
4 2 (0.30%) Iperf
4 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.30%) Nagios
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.30%) ServiceCenter
4 2 (0.30%) Stealthwatch
4 2 (0.30%) Terraform
4 2 (0.30%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (0.15%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.15%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.15%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.15%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.15%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 263 (39.61%) Microsoft
2 49 (7.38%) Cisco
3 43 (6.48%) Oracle
4 31 (4.67%) SAP
5 26 (3.92%) VMware
6 23 (3.46%) Remedy
7 14 (2.11%) Workday
8 13 (1.96%) Juniper
8 13 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (1.96%) Sparx
9 12 (1.81%) Adobe
9 12 (1.81%) CheckPoint
10 11 (1.66%) Citrix
10 11 (1.66%) F5
10 11 (1.66%) ServiceNow
11 10 (1.51%) SolarWinds
12 9 (1.36%) IBM
12 9 (1.36%) Palo Alto
12 9 (1.36%) Veritas
13 8 (1.20%) TIBCO