Period
to 22 September 2018

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 September 2018 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 252 222 225
Rank change year-on-year -30 +3 -45
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 1,072 1,173 1,314
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.05% 1.19% 1.22%
As % of the Applications category 12.51% 13.74% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 721 762 869
UK median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +0.63%
10th Percentile £240 £250 £250
90th Percentile £598 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +6.49% +2.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 38 42
UK median hourly rate £26.25 £35.43 £21.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.90% +63.06% -2.84%
10th Percentile £14.63 £15.00 £8.97
90th Percentile £45.38 £50.60 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.03 £33.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -36.29% +46.67% +4.41%

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 8,571 8,536 9,851
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.41% 8.65% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,097 5,086 5,833
UK median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% -0.74%
10th Percentile £146 £147 £150
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £326 £320
% change year-on-year +7.28% +1.95% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 774 660 925
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.93 £38.83 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +3.33% -9.09% +13.79%

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 September 2018.

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 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for MS Visio in the UK

MS Visio
Top 15 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 September 2018. 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 -29 988 £450 +12.50% 117
UK excluding London -30 605 £410 +6.49% 85
London -33 450 £500 +17.65% 43
South East -2 244 £425 +6.25% 25
North of England -3 120 £370 +1.16% 14
East of England -9 70 £425 +6.25% 7
Midlands -39 67 £425 +13.33% 14
Scotland -21 61 £350 -9.68% 6
Yorkshire -8 58 £418 +30.47% 7
North West -9 48 £320 -15.79% 6
West Midlands -41 47 £388 +1.64% 10
South West -45 34 £475 +15.85% 14
East Midlands -3 15 £450 +38.46% 4
North East -14 14 £324 -16.45% 1
Wales -25 11 £333 -2.78% 2

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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.

1 548 (51.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 396 (36.94%) Microsoft
3 367 (34.24%) Agile Software Development
4 337 (31.44%) Finance
5 331 (30.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 325 (30.32%) Microsoft Office
7 285 (26.59%) Project Management
8 192 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
9 184 (17.16%) Microsoft Project
10 178 (16.60%) Analytical Skills
11 152 (14.18%) Business Analysis
12 143 (13.34%) SharePoint
13 138 (12.87%) Problem-Solving
14 137 (12.78%) ITIL
15 131 (12.22%) Windows
16 130 (12.13%) SQL
17 128 (11.94%) Scrum
18 124 (11.57%) JIRA
19 122 (11.38%) PRINCE2
19 122 (11.38%) PMO
20 109 (10.17%) Oracle
21 108 (10.07%) SQL Server
22 103 (9.61%) Migration
23 95 (8.86%) Degree
24 90 (8.40%) Change Management
25 89 (8.30%) Banking
25 89 (8.30%) Data Analysis
26 85 (7.93%) User Stories
27 82 (7.65%) Unix
28 79 (7.37%) Waterfall

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
1 143 (13.34%) SharePoint
2 76 (7.09%) Confluence
3 17 (1.59%) WebSphere
4 16 (1.49%) IIS
5 14 (1.31%) CMS
6 13 (1.21%) Skype for Business
7 10 (0.93%) Mule
8 7 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (0.56%) K2 blackpearl
9 6 (0.56%) MS Exchange
9 6 (0.56%) SAS
10 5 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
11 4 (0.37%) Apache
11 4 (0.37%) OpenStack
11 4 (0.37%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.28%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.28%) Commerce Server
12 3 (0.28%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 548 (51.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 331 (30.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 325 (30.32%) Microsoft Office
4 184 (17.16%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (1.03%) OmniGraffle
6 7 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
7 6 (0.56%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.37%) Gliffy
8 4 (0.37%) UXPin
9 3 (0.28%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.19%) SPSS
11 1 (0.093%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.093%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.093%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.093%) EViews
11 1 (0.093%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.093%) Notepad++
11 1 (0.093%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 15 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (1.12%) PlanetPress Connect
3 8 (0.75%) HiPortfolio
4 5 (0.47%) CA PPM
5 4 (0.37%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 4 (0.37%) SAP SRM
6 3 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.28%) Sage 50
6 3 (0.28%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.19%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.19%) Primavera
7 2 (0.19%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.19%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (0.19%) Temenos Globus
7 2 (0.19%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 75 (7.00%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (4.85%) Amazon EC2
2 52 (4.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 51 (4.76%) Amazon S3
4 43 (4.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 38 (3.54%) Office 365
6 27 (2.52%) IBM Blueworks
7 9 (0.84%) SuccessFactors
8 8 (0.75%) GitHub
9 7 (0.65%) Slack
10 6 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.56%) Trello
11 5 (0.47%) SaaS
12 4 (0.37%) Force.com
12 4 (0.37%) PaaS
12 4 (0.37%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 3 (0.28%) IaaS
13 3 (0.28%) Lucidchart
13 3 (0.28%) OneDrive
13 3 (0.28%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 68 (6.34%) Firewall
2 47 (4.38%) LAN
3 46 (4.29%) WAN
4 42 (3.92%) Wireless
5 37 (3.45%) Network Security
6 28 (2.61%) VPN
7 26 (2.43%) IPsec
8 23 (2.15%) DNS
8 23 (2.15%) SSL
9 22 (2.05%) SNMP
9 22 (2.05%) TCP/IP
10 20 (1.87%) OSPF
11 17 (1.59%) Internet
11 17 (1.59%) SAN
11 17 (1.59%) SSH
11 17 (1.59%) Wireshark
12 16 (1.49%) BGP
12 16 (1.49%) Skype
13 15 (1.40%) Cisco IOS
13 15 (1.40%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (10.07%) SQL Server
2 54 (5.04%) Big Data
3 46 (4.29%) Impala
4 45 (4.20%) Apache Hive
4 45 (4.20%) Hadoop
4 45 (4.20%) Sqoop
5 26 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 22 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (1.49%) MySQL
8 15 (1.40%) Oracle Database
9 14 (1.31%) EDMS
10 10 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (0.75%) DB2
11 8 (0.75%) Relational Database
12 7 (0.65%) MS Access
13 6 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
13 6 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (0.56%) SSDT
14 5 (0.47%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 124 (11.57%) JIRA
2 77 (7.18%) Jenkins
3 28 (2.61%) Visual Studio
4 27 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (2.24%) Git (software)
6 11 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 10 (0.93%) Axure RP
7 10 (0.93%) Rational Rose
8 9 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (0.65%) Ant
9 7 (0.65%) FishEye
9 7 (0.65%) TeamCity
10 6 (0.56%) Eclipse
10 6 (0.56%) GitLab
10 6 (0.56%) Maven
10 6 (0.56%) SoapUI
11 5 (0.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 5 (0.47%) JMeter
11 5 (0.47%) JUnit
11 5 (0.47%) PVCS
General
1 337 (31.44%) Finance
2 89 (8.30%) Banking
3 47 (4.38%) Telecoms
4 39 (3.64%) Retail
5 33 (3.08%) Billing
6 25 (2.33%) Legal
7 19 (1.77%) Advertising
7 19 (1.77%) Investment Banking
8 17 (1.59%) Back Office
8 17 (1.59%) Marketing
9 13 (1.21%) Financial Institution
10 12 (1.12%) German Language
10 12 (1.12%) Law
10 12 (1.12%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.56%) Automotive
11 6 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (0.56%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.37%) Front Office
12 4 (0.37%) Games
12 4 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 448 (41.79%) Analyst
2 283 (26.40%) Business Analyst
3 122 (11.38%) Project Manager
4 85 (7.93%) Process Analyst
5 55 (5.13%) Architect
6 46 (4.29%) Consultant
7 45 (4.20%) Platform Engineer
8 43 (4.01%) Developer
9 36 (3.36%) Business Process Analyst
10 31 (2.89%) Data Analyst
10 31 (2.89%) Network Engineer
10 31 (2.89%) Technical Analyst
11 30 (2.80%) Pensions Analyst
12 27 (2.52%) Service Analyst
13 25 (2.33%) Pensions Business Analyst
14 24 (2.24%) Financial Analyst
14 24 (2.24%) Senior Analyst
15 22 (2.05%) Coordinator
16 21 (1.96%) Agile Business Analyst
17 20 (1.87%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (3.45%) Web Services
2 32 (2.99%) XML
3 28 (2.61%) REST
4 23 (2.15%) .NET
5 15 (1.40%) J2EE
6 14 (1.31%) HTML
7 13 (1.21%) SOAP
8 12 (1.12%) CSS
9 11 (1.03%) Swagger
10 10 (0.93%) LDAP
10 10 (0.93%) SAML
10 10 (0.93%) Spring
10 10 (0.93%) Spring Boot
11 9 (0.84%) ActiveMQ
11 9 (0.84%) Hibernate
11 9 (0.84%) Hystrix
11 9 (0.84%) IBM Integration Bus
11 9 (0.84%) JMS
11 9 (0.84%) JPA
11 9 (0.84%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 178 (16.60%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (7.09%) Management Information System
3 55 (5.13%) Wiki
4 49 (4.57%) Data Centre
5 42 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
6 30 (2.80%) User Experience
7 26 (2.43%) Virtual Team
8 23 (2.15%) Computer Science
9 20 (1.87%) NHS
9 20 (1.87%) PMI
10 15 (1.40%) CMDB
11 14 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
12 12 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (1.12%) Mobile App
13 11 (1.03%) Taxonomies
14 9 (0.84%) Credit Risk
14 9 (0.84%) Equities
15 8 (0.75%) iPad
16 7 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 6 (0.56%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 131 (12.22%) Windows
2 82 (7.65%) Unix
3 37 (3.45%) Linux
4 27 (2.52%) Windows Server
5 16 (1.49%) Solaris
6 15 (1.40%) Windows 10
7 12 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.75%) Windows 7
10 7 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.47%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.47%) zOS
12 4 (0.37%) AIX
12 4 (0.37%) Android
12 4 (0.37%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.37%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.19%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.19%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (34.24%) Agile Software Development
2 285 (26.59%) Project Management
3 192 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 152 (14.18%) Business Analysis
5 138 (12.87%) Problem-Solving
6 137 (12.78%) ITIL
7 128 (11.94%) Scrum
8 122 (11.38%) PRINCE2
9 103 (9.61%) Migration
10 90 (8.40%) Change Management
11 89 (8.30%) Data Analysis
12 85 (7.93%) User Stories
13 79 (7.37%) Waterfall
14 77 (7.18%) Test Automation
15 75 (7.00%) Workflow
16 70 (6.53%) BPMN
17 69 (6.44%) Six Sigma
18 65 (6.06%) ETL
18 65 (6.06%) Service Management
19 58 (5.41%) Data Extraction
Programming Languages
1 130 (12.13%) SQL
2 67 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 67 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 62 (5.78%) Korn
4 59 (5.50%) Python
5 53 (4.94%) Bash Shell
6 41 (3.82%) Java
7 22 (2.05%) T-SQL
8 21 (1.96%) C#
9 17 (1.59%) JavaScript
10 15 (1.40%) C
11 10 (0.93%) Perl
12 5 (0.47%) Groovy
12 5 (0.47%) VBA
13 4 (0.37%) Apex Code
13 4 (0.37%) VB
14 3 (0.28%) C++
14 3 (0.28%) PHP
15 2 (0.19%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 95 (8.86%) Degree
2 46 (4.29%) Security Cleared
3 38 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (3.45%) SC Cleared
5 35 (3.26%) PMI Certification
6 33 (3.08%) PMP
7 31 (2.89%) CCNP
8 22 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (1.77%) ISEB
10 13 (1.21%) CCNA
11 12 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (1.03%) CCSE
12 11 (1.03%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 10 (0.93%) HP MASE
14 9 (0.84%) MCSE
15 7 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 6 (0.56%) HNC
16 6 (0.56%) HND
16 6 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 6 (0.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (11.38%) PMO
2 45 (4.20%) QA
3 43 (4.01%) GDPR
4 35 (3.26%) SLA
5 24 (2.24%) Data Quality
6 19 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (1.21%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.84%) ISO 14001
9 8 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.56%) JSP 440
11 5 (0.47%) P3O
12 4 (0.37%) COBIT
12 4 (0.37%) COSO
12 4 (0.37%) MiFID
13 3 (0.28%) IFRS
13 3 (0.28%) IFRS 9
14 2 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
14 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
14 2 (0.19%) PMBOK
14 2 (0.19%) SEPA
System Software
1 59 (5.50%) Active Directory
2 44 (4.10%) HDFS
3 26 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.93%) FreeRADIUS
5 9 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.56%) XenApp
7 5 (0.47%) Firmware
7 5 (0.47%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (0.37%) KVM
8 4 (0.37%) RHEV
8 4 (0.37%) Samba
8 4 (0.37%) Sendmail
8 4 (0.37%) Veritas File System
8 4 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (0.28%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.28%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.19%) Docker
10 2 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 55 (5.13%) Ansible
2 54 (5.04%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (4.76%) Puppet
4 44 (4.10%) Hadoop YARN
5 19 (1.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 14 (1.31%) SCCM
7 11 (1.03%) Single Sign-On
8 9 (0.84%) Oracle ZFS
9 8 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (0.65%) HP ALM
11 5 (0.47%) Terraform
11 5 (0.47%) vCenter Server
12 4 (0.37%) BladeLogic
12 4 (0.37%) BMC PATROL
12 4 (0.37%) Cisco Prime
12 4 (0.37%) FortiGate
12 4 (0.37%) OpenView
12 4 (0.37%) Tivoli
12 4 (0.37%) yum
13 3 (0.28%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 396 (36.94%) Microsoft
2 109 (10.17%) Oracle
3 63 (5.88%) Cisco
4 54 (5.04%) HP
5 48 (4.48%) IBM
6 47 (4.38%) SAP
7 44 (4.10%) Cloudera
8 37 (3.45%) CheckPoint
9 26 (2.43%) ServiceNow
9 26 (2.43%) VMware
10 24 (2.24%) Juniper
11 18 (1.68%) Citrix
11 18 (1.68%) Remedy
12 17 (1.59%) Adobe
12 17 (1.59%) Fortinet
13 15 (1.40%) F5
13 15 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
14 14 (1.31%) Brocade
15 13 (1.21%) McAfee
15 13 (1.21%) Xerox