Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 257 238 200
Rank change year-on-year -19 -38 -29
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 1,071 1,026 1,389
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.06% 1.11% 1.30%
As % of the Applications category 12.18% 12.47% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 661 934
UK median daily rate £435 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £225
90th Percentile £575 £588 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £370
% change year-on-year +5.82% +2.16% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 25 37
UK median hourly rate £28.75 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.88% +2.50% +55.64%
10th Percentile £20.00 £16.45 £12.60
90th Percentile £46.45 £57.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.75 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.31% -18.75% +59.24%

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 8,794 8,228 10,461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.69% 8.87% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,328 4,828 6,224
UK median daily rate £365 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.45% +2.22%
10th Percentile £143 £150 £151
90th Percentile £563 £538 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.85% - +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 780 765 925
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.67% +7.27%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £37.50 £42.50 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +14.29%

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 20 April 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 20 April 2018.

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 20 April 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 -24 957 £450 +8.76% 128
UK excluding London -7 567 £400 +5.82% 98
London -2 486 £465 +3.33% 37
South East -9 226 £425 +6.25% 33
North of England -11 94 £375 +7.14% 24
Scotland -11 70 £348 -1.07% 6
Midlands -54 59 £413 +10.00% 14
East of England -26 53 £458 +14.38% 9
West Midlands -43 39 £365 -4.26% 7
Yorkshire -17 37 £375 +7.14% 6
North West -25 36 £350 +20.69% 16
South West +9 35 £400 +6.67% 10
Wales +6 25 £389 +35.22% 2
North East +44 24 £455 -1.62% 2
East Midlands -10 12 £500 +53.85% 7
Northern Ireland -2 6 - -

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 456 (42.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 405 (37.82%) Microsoft
3 358 (33.43%) Microsoft Office
4 346 (32.31%) Finance
5 308 (28.76%) Agile Software Development
6 305 (28.48%) Project Management
7 300 (28.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 232 (21.66%) Microsoft Project
9 223 (20.82%) Business Analysis
10 205 (19.14%) Stakeholder Management
11 196 (18.30%) PRINCE2
12 191 (17.83%) Analytical Skills
13 166 (15.50%) SQL
14 142 (13.26%) SharePoint
15 125 (11.67%) Change Management
16 124 (11.58%) PMO
17 117 (10.92%) Problem-Solving
18 111 (10.36%) Migration
19 110 (10.27%) Workflow
20 109 (10.18%) ITIL
21 106 (9.90%) Banking
21 106 (9.90%) Data Analysis
22 103 (9.62%) Data Modelling
23 100 (9.34%) JIRA
24 99 (9.24%) Waterfall
25 98 (9.15%) Windows
26 92 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
27 91 (8.50%) User Acceptance Testing
28 90 (8.40%) Scrum
29 82 (7.66%) Oracle

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
1 142 (13.26%) SharePoint
2 51 (4.76%) Confluence
3 14 (1.31%) Skype for Business
4 12 (1.12%) WebSphere
5 11 (1.03%) MS Project Server
6 8 (0.75%) IIS
6 8 (0.75%) MS Exchange
7 7 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (0.65%) CMS
7 7 (0.65%) SAS
8 4 (0.37%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.37%) OpenStack
8 4 (0.37%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.28%) Commerce Server
9 3 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.19%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.19%) GeoServer
10 2 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.19%) Umbraco
Applications
1 456 (42.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 358 (33.43%) Microsoft Office
3 300 (28.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 232 (21.66%) Microsoft Project
5 19 (1.77%) OmniGraffle
6 10 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
7 9 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 8 (0.75%) Acrobat
9 5 (0.47%) PaintShop Pro
10 4 (0.37%) Gliffy
10 4 (0.37%) SPSS
11 2 (0.19%) AutoCAD
12 1 (0.093%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.093%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.093%) InVision
12 1 (0.093%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.31%) NetSuite
3 8 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (0.65%) CA PPM
4 7 (0.65%) Elite 3E
4 7 (0.65%) Infor CRM
4 7 (0.65%) Unit4 Business World
5 5 (0.47%) Primavera
6 4 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (0.28%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.19%) Changepoint
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.19%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.19%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 43 (4.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (3.64%) Office 365
3 33 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
4 23 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (1.40%) IBM Blueworks
6 14 (1.31%) Trello
7 12 (1.12%) SaaS
8 10 (0.93%) PaaS
8 10 (0.93%) Slack
9 9 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
10 8 (0.75%) IaaS
11 7 (0.65%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.37%) GitHub
12 4 (0.37%) NuGet
13 3 (0.28%) Lucidchart
13 3 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
14 2 (0.19%) Force.com
14 2 (0.19%) npm
14 2 (0.19%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
15 1 (0.093%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 31 (2.89%) Firewall
2 22 (2.05%) Internet
3 21 (1.96%) TCP/IP
4 18 (1.68%) LAN
5 17 (1.59%) VPN
5 17 (1.59%) WAN
6 16 (1.49%) Skype
7 15 (1.40%) OSPF
7 15 (1.40%) SAN
8 14 (1.31%) DNS
9 13 (1.21%) BGP
9 13 (1.21%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (1.21%) SNMP
10 12 (1.12%) MPLS
10 12 (1.12%) Network Security
11 11 (1.03%) DHCP
12 10 (0.93%) Intranet
12 10 (0.93%) Remote Desktop
12 10 (0.93%) SSL
13 9 (0.84%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (6.26%) SQL Server
2 46 (4.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 45 (4.20%) Power BI
4 40 (3.73%) Relational Database
4 40 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 28 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (2.05%) BusinessObjects
8 21 (1.96%) Big Data
9 20 (1.87%) Data Mart
10 19 (1.77%) Data Mining
10 19 (1.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 12 (1.12%) MySQL
12 10 (0.93%) Geospatial Data
12 10 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
13 9 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
14 8 (0.75%) DB2
15 6 (0.56%) Oracle BI EE
16 5 (0.47%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
16 5 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 100 (9.34%) JIRA
2 22 (2.05%) Axure RP
3 18 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 16 (1.49%) Visual Studio
5 12 (1.12%) Git (software)
6 11 (1.03%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 10 (0.93%) Jenkins
7 10 (0.93%) TeamCity
7 10 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 9 (0.84%) Subversion
9 8 (0.75%) Eclipse
9 8 (0.75%) ERwin
9 8 (0.75%) Maven
10 7 (0.65%) Toad
11 6 (0.56%) GitLab
12 4 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (0.28%) Artifactory
13 3 (0.28%) gulp
13 3 (0.28%) Zephyr
14 2 (0.19%) VersionOne
General
1 346 (32.31%) Finance
2 106 (9.90%) Banking
3 43 (4.01%) Legal
3 43 (4.01%) Retail
3 43 (4.01%) Telecoms
4 23 (2.15%) Investment Banking
5 18 (1.68%) Manufacturing
5 18 (1.68%) Marketing
6 17 (1.59%) Billing
7 15 (1.40%) Back Office
8 12 (1.12%) Law
9 11 (1.03%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.03%) French Language
10 10 (0.93%) German Language
11 9 (0.84%) Automotive
11 9 (0.84%) Front Office
12 8 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (0.65%) Military
14 6 (0.56%) Advertising
14 6 (0.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 497 (46.41%) Analyst
2 345 (32.21%) Business Analyst
3 126 (11.76%) Project Manager
4 66 (6.16%) Architect
5 61 (5.70%) Developer
6 55 (5.14%) Process Analyst
7 43 (4.01%) Data Analyst
8 36 (3.36%) Business Process Analyst
9 35 (3.27%) Consultant
9 35 (3.27%) Pensions Analyst
10 33 (3.08%) Financial Analyst
11 30 (2.80%) Senior Analyst
12 29 (2.71%) Systems Analyst
13 27 (2.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 27 (2.52%) Finance Business Analyst
14 25 (2.33%) Agile Business Analyst
14 25 (2.33%) Project Analyst
15 24 (2.24%) Coordinator
15 24 (2.24%) Designer
15 24 (2.24%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (4.86%) XML
2 37 (3.45%) Web Services
3 27 (2.52%) REST
4 25 (2.33%) Node.js
5 23 (2.15%) .NET
6 18 (1.68%) MDX
7 17 (1.59%) HTML
8 15 (1.40%) CSS
8 15 (1.40%) SOAP
9 13 (1.21%) J2EE
10 11 (1.03%) RESTful
11 9 (0.84%) Ajax
11 9 (0.84%) AngularJS
11 9 (0.84%) HTML5
12 8 (0.75%) JSON
13 7 (0.65%) JMS
13 7 (0.65%) React
14 6 (0.56%) ASP.NET
14 6 (0.56%) IBM Integration Bus
14 6 (0.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 191 (17.83%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (5.98%) Management Information System
3 60 (5.60%) User Experience
4 55 (5.14%) Self-Motivation
5 42 (3.92%) Data Centre
6 23 (2.15%) PMI
7 18 (1.68%) Computer Science
8 17 (1.59%) Virtual Team
9 15 (1.40%) Market Risk
10 13 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.12%) Mobile App
12 10 (0.93%) Reference Data
13 9 (0.84%) Data Structures
13 9 (0.84%) Fat Client
13 9 (0.84%) Thin Client
14 8 (0.75%) Blackberry
14 8 (0.75%) Credit Risk
14 8 (0.75%) Mainframe
15 7 (0.65%) Driving Licence
15 7 (0.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 98 (9.15%) Windows
2 60 (5.60%) Unix
3 35 (3.27%) Linux
4 31 (2.89%) Windows 10
5 16 (1.49%) Windows Server
6 9 (0.84%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.65%) Solaris
8 6 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.47%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.37%) zOS
11 3 (0.28%) AIX
12 2 (0.19%) Android
12 2 (0.19%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (0.19%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.093%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.093%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (28.76%) Agile Software Development
2 305 (28.48%) Project Management
3 223 (20.82%) Business Analysis
4 205 (19.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 196 (18.30%) PRINCE2
6 125 (11.67%) Change Management
7 117 (10.92%) Problem-Solving
8 111 (10.36%) Migration
9 110 (10.27%) Workflow
10 109 (10.18%) ITIL
11 106 (9.90%) Data Analysis
12 103 (9.62%) Data Modelling
13 99 (9.24%) Waterfall
14 92 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
15 91 (8.50%) User Acceptance Testing
16 90 (8.40%) Scrum
17 78 (7.28%) UML
18 77 (7.19%) Use Case
19 72 (6.72%) Test Scripting
20 70 (6.54%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 166 (15.50%) SQL
2 52 (4.86%) Java
3 34 (3.17%) T-SQL
4 32 (2.99%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 30 (2.80%) JavaScript
6 25 (2.33%) C
7 19 (1.77%) C#
8 15 (1.40%) VBA
9 8 (0.75%) PowerShell
9 8 (0.75%) Python
10 6 (0.56%) Perl
11 5 (0.47%) C++
11 5 (0.47%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.37%) Apex Code
12 4 (0.37%) CQL
12 4 (0.37%) SAS Macro
13 3 (0.28%) VBScript
14 2 (0.19%) VB
15 1 (0.093%) Ruby
15 1 (0.093%) X++
Qualifications
1 74 (6.91%) Degree
2 54 (5.04%) Security Cleared
3 43 (4.01%) SC Cleared
4 42 (3.92%) PMP
5 41 (3.83%) PMI Certification
6 27 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (2.15%) ISEB
8 19 (1.77%) CCNP
9 13 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (1.03%) APMP
11 10 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 9 (0.84%) IIBA
13 8 (0.75%) AWS Certification
13 8 (0.75%) CCNA
13 8 (0.75%) DV Cleared
14 7 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.65%) MCSE
15 6 (0.56%) Computer Science Degree
15 6 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 6 (0.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (11.58%) PMO
2 71 (6.63%) GDPR
3 39 (3.64%) QA
4 35 (3.27%) Data Quality
5 18 (1.68%) SLA
6 17 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.75%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
9 6 (0.56%) Basel II
9 6 (0.56%) MiFID
9 6 (0.56%) PMBOK
10 4 (0.37%) GCP
10 4 (0.37%) ISO 14001
10 4 (0.37%) P3O
10 4 (0.37%) PCI DSS
11 3 (0.28%) GxP
11 3 (0.28%) IFRS
12 2 (0.19%) IFRS 9
12 2 (0.19%) SEPA
System Software
1 53 (4.95%) Active Directory
2 18 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (0.37%) Firmware
4 4 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.37%) vSphere
5 3 (0.28%) Docker
5 3 (0.28%) XenApp
6 2 (0.19%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.19%) NFS
7 1 (0.093%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.093%) FreeRADIUS
7 1 (0.093%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.093%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.093%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.093%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 11 (1.03%) SCCM
3 7 (0.65%) HP ALM
3 7 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.56%) NetBackup
5 5 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.47%) SCOM
5 5 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (0.47%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (0.37%) Opsview
7 2 (0.19%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.19%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.19%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.19%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (0.19%) Nessus
7 2 (0.19%) PingFederate
7 2 (0.19%) Puppet
7 2 (0.19%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (0.19%) WSUS
8 1 (0.093%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 405 (37.82%) Microsoft
2 82 (7.66%) Oracle
3 49 (4.58%) Cisco
4 44 (4.11%) HP
5 41 (3.83%) Citrix
6 36 (3.36%) IBM
7 24 (2.24%) Adobe
8 22 (2.05%) SAP
9 18 (1.68%) CheckPoint
9 18 (1.68%) Tableau
9 18 (1.68%) VMware
10 12 (1.12%) Informatica
10 12 (1.12%) ServiceNow
11 11 (1.03%) Google
12 10 (0.93%) Dell
12 10 (0.93%) EMC
13 9 (0.84%) Intapp
13 9 (0.84%) Palo Alto
14 8 (0.75%) Polycom
14 8 (0.75%) SolarWinds