Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 230 223 190
Rank change year-on-year -7 -33 -18
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 1,116 1,107 1,480
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.13% 1.15% 1.37%
As % of the Applications category 12.83% 12.69% 13.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 698 967
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £225
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 42 46
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -30.00% +119.18%
10th Percentile £18.33 £20.00 £14.76
90th Percentile £45.57 £50.00 £47.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £26.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year +27.88% +20.65% +26.50%

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 8,697 8,720 10,950
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.81% 9.08% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,336 5,131 6,434
UK median daily rate £350 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £140 £145 £154
90th Percentile £560 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +1.54% - +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 719 902 1,022
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £15.50
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.00 £9.50
90th Percentile £35.00 £38.98 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -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 21 January 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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -5 1,016 £438 +6.06% 143
UK excluding London +16 595 £400 +6.67% 100
London -23 498 £461 +2.50% 54
South East +17 238 £425 +13.33% 27
North of England 0 92 £375 -3.23% 19
South West +17 65 £418 +19.29% 14
Scotland -2 63 £375 +3.45% 2
Midlands -27 63 £375 - 16
East of England +3 54 £450 +38.46% 13
Yorkshire +1 41 £375 +8.77% 8
West Midlands -22 39 £370 -3.08% 12
North West -41 30 £395 -7.06% 9
North East +62 24 £428 +0.59% 2
East Midlands +4 24 £413 +37.50% 4
Wales +13 17 £458 +59.30% 9
Northern Ireland -28 3 - -

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 with a requirement for MS Visio.

1 421 (37.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 385 (34.50%) Microsoft
3 378 (33.87%) Finance
4 368 (32.97%) Microsoft Office
5 322 (28.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 280 (25.09%) Agile Software Development
7 265 (23.75%) Project Management
8 234 (20.97%) Microsoft Project
9 228 (20.43%) Business Analysis
10 224 (20.07%) Analytical Skills
11 177 (15.86%) Stakeholder Management
12 165 (14.78%) SQL
13 141 (12.63%) SharePoint
14 139 (12.46%) PRINCE2
15 117 (10.48%) Banking
16 116 (10.39%) PMO
17 112 (10.04%) Windows
18 109 (9.77%) Workflow
18 109 (9.77%) Change Management
19 108 (9.68%) Migration
20 106 (9.50%) Data Analysis
21 95 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
22 93 (8.33%) JIRA
23 92 (8.24%) User Acceptance Testing
24 91 (8.15%) ITIL
25 90 (8.06%) Degree
26 86 (7.71%) Data Modelling
27 85 (7.62%) Oracle
27 85 (7.62%) Waterfall
28 80 (7.17%) Use Case

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
1 141 (12.63%) SharePoint
2 41 (3.67%) Confluence
3 22 (1.97%) CMS
4 19 (1.70%) MS Exchange
5 14 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 13 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
6 13 (1.16%) Skype for Business
7 11 (0.99%) SAS
8 8 (0.72%) Documentum
8 8 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (0.63%) MS Project Server
10 6 (0.54%) IIS
11 4 (0.36%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.27%) Drupal
12 3 (0.27%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.27%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.18%) IBM Notes
13 2 (0.18%) JBoss
13 2 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 421 (37.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 368 (32.97%) Microsoft Office
3 322 (28.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 234 (20.97%) Microsoft Project
5 29 (2.60%) OmniGraffle
6 19 (1.70%) Acrobat
7 16 (1.43%) PaintShop Pro
8 12 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 12 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
9 9 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.45%) AutoCAD
10 5 (0.45%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
11 2 (0.18%) InDesign
12 1 (0.090%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.090%) InVision
12 1 (0.090%) Open Workbench
12 1 (0.090%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 23 (2.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (1.16%) NetSuite
3 6 (0.54%) Primavera
3 6 (0.54%) Unit4 Business World
4 5 (0.45%) CA PPM
4 5 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.36%) Infor CRM
5 4 (0.36%) Maximo
5 4 (0.36%) Oracle CRM
5 4 (0.36%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.36%) SAP SD
5 4 (0.36%) Temenos Globus
5 4 (0.36%) Temenos T24
6 3 (0.27%) Oracle CRM On Demand
6 3 (0.27%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.27%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
7 2 (0.18%) Infor SunSystems
7 2 (0.18%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 48 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (2.96%) Office 365
3 26 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (1.79%) IBM Blueworks
5 15 (1.34%) Lucidchart
6 14 (1.25%) SaaS
6 14 (1.25%) Trello
7 11 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.90%) PaaS
9 9 (0.81%) Slack
10 8 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
11 6 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (0.54%) IaaS
11 6 (0.54%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.36%) Google Analytics
13 3 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
13 3 (0.27%) SuccessFactors
14 2 (0.18%) Google Compute Engine
14 2 (0.18%) Taleo
14 2 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.23%) Firewall
2 32 (2.87%) LAN
3 30 (2.69%) WAN
4 26 (2.33%) BGP
5 24 (2.15%) OSPF
6 23 (2.06%) EIGRP
7 22 (1.97%) MPLS
8 20 (1.79%) VPN
9 19 (1.70%) DNS
10 18 (1.61%) TCP/IP
11 16 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
12 14 (1.25%) DHCP
12 14 (1.25%) VLAN
13 13 (1.16%) Ethernet
14 12 (1.08%) Internet
14 12 (1.08%) Skype
15 11 (0.99%) Multicast
15 11 (0.99%) SAN
16 10 (0.90%) Intranet
16 10 (0.90%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 43 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 36 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 28 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (2.51%) Power BI
7 24 (2.15%) BusinessObjects
8 16 (1.43%) Big Data
8 16 (1.43%) Data Mining
9 14 (1.25%) Data Mart
9 14 (1.25%) MySQL
10 13 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (0.81%) EDRMS
11 9 (0.81%) Geospatial Data
12 8 (0.72%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (0.72%) QlikView
13 7 (0.63%) Oracle Discoverer
13 7 (0.63%) Snowflake Schema
13 7 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 93 (8.33%) JIRA
2 43 (3.85%) Axure RP
3 23 (2.06%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 16 (1.43%) Git (software)
5 13 (1.16%) Visual Studio
6 11 (0.99%) Subversion
6 11 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (0.90%) ERwin
8 8 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 6 (0.54%) Maven
9 6 (0.54%) Rational Rose
9 6 (0.54%) Toad
10 5 (0.45%) Eclipse
10 5 (0.45%) JIRA Agile
11 4 (0.36%) Dreamweaver
11 4 (0.36%) Grunt
11 4 (0.36%) gulp
11 4 (0.36%) NuGet
11 4 (0.36%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (0.36%) TeamCity
General
1 378 (33.87%) Finance
2 117 (10.48%) Banking
3 50 (4.48%) Legal
4 40 (3.58%) Telecoms
5 30 (2.69%) Marketing
6 28 (2.51%) Manufacturing
7 27 (2.42%) Retail
8 26 (2.33%) Investment Banking
9 24 (2.15%) Billing
10 22 (1.97%) Law
11 20 (1.79%) Back Office
12 16 (1.43%) Advertising
13 15 (1.34%) Retail Banking
14 14 (1.25%) Front Office
15 12 (1.08%) French Language
16 11 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.63%) Electronics
17 7 (0.63%) Military
18 6 (0.54%) Private Banking
19 5 (0.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 530 (47.49%) Analyst
2 368 (32.97%) Business Analyst
3 105 (9.41%) Project Manager
4 67 (6.00%) Process Analyst
5 64 (5.73%) Architect
6 58 (5.20%) Developer
7 44 (3.94%) Business Process Analyst
8 40 (3.58%) Consultant
9 37 (3.32%) Pensions Analyst
10 34 (3.05%) Network Engineer
10 34 (3.05%) Senior Analyst
11 30 (2.69%) Agile Business Analyst
11 30 (2.69%) Author
11 30 (2.69%) Workflow Analyst
12 28 (2.51%) Data Analyst
12 28 (2.51%) Technical Author
13 27 (2.42%) Digital Business Analyst
13 27 (2.42%) Senior Business Analyst
14 26 (2.33%) Designer
14 26 (2.33%) Digital Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (3.85%) XML
2 40 (3.58%) Web Services
3 29 (2.60%) .NET
4 20 (1.79%) HTML
5 18 (1.61%) REST
6 17 (1.52%) Node.js
7 16 (1.43%) CSS
8 15 (1.34%) SOAP
9 12 (1.08%) MDX
10 11 (0.99%) JSON
11 10 (0.90%) RESTful
12 9 (0.81%) AngularJS
12 9 (0.81%) jQuery
13 7 (0.63%) ASP.NET
14 6 (0.54%) CSS3
14 6 (0.54%) Gherkin
14 6 (0.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (0.45%) COM
15 5 (0.45%) HTML5
15 5 (0.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 224 (20.07%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (6.72%) Management Information System
3 69 (6.18%) User Experience
4 50 (4.48%) Data Centre
5 19 (1.70%) PMI
5 19 (1.70%) Virtual Team
6 17 (1.52%) Market Risk
7 15 (1.34%) Data Protection Act
8 14 (1.25%) Computer Science
8 14 (1.25%) Derivative
9 11 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (0.90%) Reference Data
11 9 (0.81%) CMDB
11 9 (0.81%) Social Media
12 8 (0.72%) Clustering
12 8 (0.72%) Mobile App
13 7 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
13 7 (0.63%) Hedge funds
13 7 (0.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 112 (10.04%) Windows
2 54 (4.84%) Unix
3 37 (3.32%) Linux
3 37 (3.32%) Windows Server
4 20 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (1.34%) Windows 10
7 10 (0.90%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.36%) AIX
11 3 (0.27%) Android
11 3 (0.27%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.27%) Kali Linux
11 3 (0.27%) Solaris
11 3 (0.27%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.18%) FreeBSD
12 2 (0.18%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.18%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.090%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (25.09%) Agile Software Development
2 265 (23.75%) Project Management
3 228 (20.43%) Business Analysis
4 177 (15.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 139 (12.46%) PRINCE2
6 109 (9.77%) Change Management
6 109 (9.77%) Workflow
7 108 (9.68%) Migration
8 106 (9.50%) Data Analysis
9 95 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
10 92 (8.24%) User Acceptance Testing
11 91 (8.15%) ITIL
12 86 (7.71%) Data Modelling
13 85 (7.62%) Waterfall
14 80 (7.17%) Use Case
15 77 (6.90%) Scrum
16 73 (6.54%) BPMN
16 73 (6.54%) SDLC
17 70 (6.27%) Risk Management
18 69 (6.18%) UML
Programming Languages
1 165 (14.78%) SQL
2 37 (3.32%) Java
3 28 (2.51%) JavaScript
4 26 (2.33%) T-SQL
5 24 (2.15%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 22 (1.97%) C
6 22 (1.97%) C#
7 18 (1.61%) VBA
8 11 (0.99%) PowerShell
9 9 (0.81%) PL/SQL
10 7 (0.63%) PHP
11 6 (0.54%) SAS Macro
11 6 (0.54%) VB
12 5 (0.45%) C++
13 4 (0.36%) CQL
14 3 (0.27%) Apex Code
15 2 (0.18%) Python
15 2 (0.18%) VBScript
16 1 (0.090%) ABAP
16 1 (0.090%) Perl
Qualifications
1 90 (8.06%) Degree
2 76 (6.81%) Security Cleared
3 65 (5.82%) SC Cleared
4 38 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
5 34 (3.05%) ISEB
6 32 (2.87%) PMI Certification
7 31 (2.78%) CCNP
8 28 (2.51%) PMP
9 19 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 14 (1.25%) CCNA
12 12 (1.08%) MCSE
13 11 (0.99%) CISSP
14 10 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 8 (0.72%) APMP
15 8 (0.72%) AWS Certification
15 8 (0.72%) IIBA
16 7 (0.63%) CCIE
16 7 (0.63%) CISA
16 7 (0.63%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (10.39%) PMO
2 54 (4.84%) QA
3 45 (4.03%) GDPR
4 29 (2.60%) Data Quality
5 19 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (1.43%) SLA
7 13 (1.16%) MiFID
8 9 (0.81%) Basel II
8 9 (0.81%) ISO 9001
9 8 (0.72%) Government Security Classifications
9 8 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
10 6 (0.54%) EMIR
11 5 (0.45%) PCI DSS
11 5 (0.45%) PMBOK
12 4 (0.36%) COSO
12 4 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 4 (0.36%) P3O
13 3 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
13 3 (0.27%) IFRS
System Software
1 41 (3.67%) Active Directory
2 24 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.63%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.45%) Firmware
6 3 (0.27%) Docker
6 3 (0.27%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.27%) vSphere
7 2 (0.18%) NFS
7 2 (0.18%) XenApp
8 1 (0.090%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.090%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.090%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.090%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 24 (2.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 15 (1.34%) SCCM
3 11 (0.99%) SCOM
4 8 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
5 7 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.54%) SCVMM
7 5 (0.45%) NetBackup
8 4 (0.36%) AirWatch
8 4 (0.36%) Opsview
9 3 (0.27%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.18%) DameWare
10 2 (0.18%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.18%) FortiGate
10 2 (0.18%) Nagios
10 2 (0.18%) Nessus
10 2 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.18%) SCOrch
10 2 (0.18%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 385 (34.50%) Microsoft
2 85 (7.62%) Oracle
3 68 (6.09%) Cisco
4 47 (4.21%) HP
5 45 (4.03%) SAP
6 41 (3.67%) Adobe
7 32 (2.87%) IBM
8 24 (2.15%) VMware
9 22 (1.97%) Citrix
10 20 (1.79%) CheckPoint
11 19 (1.70%) Tableau
12 17 (1.52%) SolarWinds
13 16 (1.43%) Google
13 16 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
14 14 (1.25%) Sitecore
15 13 (1.16%) Remedy
16 12 (1.08%) Palo Alto
17 11 (0.99%) F5
18 9 (0.81%) Dell
19 8 (0.72%) Red Hat