Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 254 214 223
Rank change year-on-year -40 +9 -53
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 1,061 1,184 1,334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.02% 1.25% 1.21%
As % of the Applications category 12.03% 14.15% 13.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 777 915
UK median daily rate £430 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% +3.23% -1.27%
10th Percentile £224 £250 £250
90th Percentile £588 £568 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% -0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 39 40
UK median hourly rate £27.50 £41.00 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.93% +27.13% +31.31%
10th Percentile £14.85 £14.75 £10.33
90th Percentile £41.75 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.70% -42.50% +80.02%

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 8,816 8,368 10,191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.50% 8.82% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,266 4,866 6,086
UK median daily rate £369 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.36% +2.94% +0.74%
10th Percentile £145 £150 £151
90th Percentile £550 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +3.85% +1.56% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 811 739 881
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 £10.75 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £39.50 £43.75 £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 16 July 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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -48 968 £450 +12.50% 123
UK excluding London -34 581 £400 +6.67% 94
London -39 467 £470 +10.59% 40
South East -6 254 £425 +3.34% 21
North of England -45 97 £363 +3.57% 19
Midlands -56 67 £425 +9.68% 13
East of England -21 61 £450 +12.50% 17
Scotland -36 60 £350 -1.89% 6
North West -32 45 £269 -20.37% 14
West Midlands -47 45 £370 -4.52% 6
Yorkshire -28 41 £400 +17.65% 5
South West -13 23 £373 +6.43% 13
Wales -6 17 £325 -3.70% 3
East Midlands -9 14 £475 +31.03% 7
North East -5 12 £455 +25.52%
Northern Ireland +21 5 - - 2

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 489 (46.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 380 (35.82%) Microsoft
3 344 (32.42%) Finance
4 338 (31.86%) Agile Software Development
5 335 (31.57%) Microsoft Office
6 301 (28.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 287 (27.05%) Project Management
8 206 (19.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 203 (19.13%) Microsoft Project
10 199 (18.76%) Business Analysis
11 172 (16.21%) Analytical Skills
12 162 (15.27%) PRINCE2
13 141 (13.29%) ITIL
14 134 (12.63%) SQL
15 131 (12.35%) Problem-Solving
16 119 (11.22%) SharePoint
17 114 (10.74%) Windows
18 108 (10.18%) JIRA
19 107 (10.08%) PMO
20 103 (9.71%) Change Management
21 100 (9.43%) Migration
22 98 (9.24%) Banking
23 95 (8.95%) Waterfall
24 94 (8.86%) Scrum
25 90 (8.48%) Degree
26 87 (8.20%) Workflow
27 84 (7.92%) Data Analysis
28 82 (7.73%) Oracle
29 80 (7.54%) User Stories
30 79 (7.45%) SQL Server

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
1 119 (11.22%) SharePoint
2 56 (5.28%) Confluence
3 16 (1.51%) Skype for Business
4 14 (1.32%) WebSphere
5 9 (0.85%) MS Exchange
6 8 (0.75%) IIS
7 7 (0.66%) CMS
7 7 (0.66%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.47%) Apache
8 5 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.47%) Mule
8 5 (0.47%) SAS
9 4 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.38%) MS Project Server
9 4 (0.38%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.28%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.28%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.28%) Commerce Server
10 3 (0.28%) JBoss
10 3 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 489 (46.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 335 (31.57%) Microsoft Office
3 301 (28.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 203 (19.13%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
6 9 (0.85%) OmniGraffle
7 8 (0.75%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.38%) Gliffy
8 4 (0.38%) SPSS
9 3 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.28%) PaintShop Pro
9 3 (0.28%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.094%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.094%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.094%) EViews
10 1 (0.094%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.094%) Notepad++
Business Applications
1 17 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.66%) NetSuite
3 6 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.57%) PlanetPress Connect
4 5 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.47%) Unit4 Business World
5 4 (0.38%) CA PPM
5 4 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.38%) Infor CRM
5 4 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (0.38%) SAP CO
5 4 (0.38%) SAP FI
5 4 (0.38%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.28%) Sage 50
6 3 (0.28%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.28%) SAP SD
6 3 (0.28%) SAP SRM
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.19%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 41 (3.86%) Amazon AWS
1 41 (3.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (3.20%) Office 365
3 31 (2.92%) IBM Blueworks
4 26 (2.45%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (1.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 16 (1.51%) Amazon S3
7 10 (0.94%) SuccessFactors
8 8 (0.75%) GitHub
9 7 (0.66%) Trello
10 6 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
10 6 (0.57%) Slack
11 5 (0.47%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.38%) Force.com
12 4 (0.38%) SaaS
12 4 (0.38%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 3 (0.28%) Lucidchart
13 3 (0.28%) PaaS
13 3 (0.28%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 44 (4.15%) Firewall
2 28 (2.64%) WAN
3 26 (2.45%) Internet
3 26 (2.45%) VPN
4 25 (2.36%) LAN
5 23 (2.17%) Network Security
6 20 (1.89%) TCP/IP
7 17 (1.60%) DNS
7 17 (1.60%) SAN
7 17 (1.60%) SNMP
8 15 (1.41%) VLAN
9 14 (1.32%) IPsec
9 14 (1.32%) Skype
9 14 (1.32%) SSL
10 13 (1.23%) PuTTY
11 12 (1.13%) DHCP
11 12 (1.13%) Wireless
12 11 (1.04%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (1.04%) iSCSI
13 9 (0.85%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (7.45%) SQL Server
2 37 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (2.92%) Big Data
4 29 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (2.64%) Power BI
6 22 (2.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 19 (1.79%) Hadoop
8 18 (1.70%) Impala
8 18 (1.70%) Relational Database
9 17 (1.60%) Apache Hive
9 17 (1.60%) MySQL
9 17 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 17 (1.60%) Sqoop
10 11 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
11 9 (0.85%) Data Mart
11 9 (0.85%) Oracle Database
11 9 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
12 8 (0.75%) Data Mining
12 8 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 8 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 108 (10.18%) JIRA
2 35 (3.30%) Jenkins
3 30 (2.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (2.54%) Visual Studio
5 17 (1.60%) Git (software)
6 10 (0.94%) Axure RP
7 9 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 7 (0.66%) Rational Rose
8 7 (0.66%) Subversion
9 6 (0.57%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (0.47%) GitLab
10 5 (0.47%) Maven
10 5 (0.47%) PVCS
11 4 (0.38%) Ant
11 4 (0.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 4 (0.38%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.38%) gulp
11 4 (0.38%) Toad
12 3 (0.28%) Zephyr
General
1 344 (32.42%) Finance
2 98 (9.24%) Banking
3 50 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 46 (4.34%) Retail
5 34 (3.20%) Legal
6 27 (2.54%) Billing
7 21 (1.98%) Investment Banking
8 17 (1.60%) Marketing
9 16 (1.51%) Advertising
10 15 (1.41%) Law
11 13 (1.23%) Financial Institution
12 12 (1.13%) Back Office
13 10 (0.94%) Manufacturing
13 10 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
14 9 (0.85%) German Language
15 7 (0.66%) French Language
16 6 (0.57%) Automotive
16 6 (0.57%) Front Office
16 6 (0.57%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.47%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 495 (46.65%) Analyst
2 333 (31.39%) Business Analyst
3 118 (11.12%) Project Manager
4 86 (8.11%) Process Analyst
5 60 (5.66%) Architect
6 56 (5.28%) Developer
7 44 (4.15%) Consultant
8 41 (3.86%) Financial Analyst
9 40 (3.77%) Data Analyst
10 37 (3.49%) Business Process Analyst
10 37 (3.49%) Pensions Analyst
11 28 (2.64%) Pensions Business Analyst
11 28 (2.64%) Service Analyst
12 27 (2.54%) Finance Business Analyst
13 26 (2.45%) Systems Analyst
14 25 (2.36%) Agile Business Analyst
14 25 (2.36%) IT Manager
15 24 (2.26%) Project Analyst
16 23 (2.17%) Technical Analyst
17 22 (2.07%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (4.62%) XML
2 36 (3.39%) Web Services
3 26 (2.45%) REST
4 20 (1.89%) Node.js
5 17 (1.60%) HTML
5 17 (1.60%) J2EE
6 16 (1.51%) .NET
7 14 (1.32%) CSS
7 14 (1.32%) SOAP
8 12 (1.13%) LDAP
9 11 (1.04%) AngularJS
9 11 (1.04%) IBM Integration Bus
9 11 (1.04%) JSON
9 11 (1.04%) RESTful
10 10 (0.94%) COM
10 10 (0.94%) EDI
10 10 (0.94%) HTML5
10 10 (0.94%) React
11 8 (0.75%) JMS
11 8 (0.75%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 172 (16.21%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (5.94%) Management Information System
3 56 (5.28%) Self-Motivation
4 42 (3.96%) Data Centre
5 31 (2.92%) User Experience
6 23 (2.17%) Virtual Team
7 22 (2.07%) Computer Science
8 21 (1.98%) NHS
8 21 (1.98%) PMI
9 16 (1.51%) Wiki
10 14 (1.32%) CMDB
11 13 (1.23%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (1.04%) Taxonomies
13 9 (0.85%) Credit Risk
13 9 (0.85%) iPad
14 8 (0.75%) Blackberry
14 8 (0.75%) Data Structures
15 7 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
15 7 (0.66%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 114 (10.74%) Windows
2 57 (5.37%) Unix
3 35 (3.30%) Linux
3 35 (3.30%) Windows 10
4 18 (1.70%) Windows Server
5 10 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (0.94%) Windows 7
6 8 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.47%) Solaris
8 4 (0.38%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 4 (0.38%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.38%) zOS
9 3 (0.28%) AIX
9 3 (0.28%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.19%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (0.19%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.094%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 338 (31.86%) Agile Software Development
2 287 (27.05%) Project Management
3 206 (19.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 199 (18.76%) Business Analysis
5 162 (15.27%) PRINCE2
6 141 (13.29%) ITIL
7 131 (12.35%) Problem-Solving
8 103 (9.71%) Change Management
9 100 (9.43%) Migration
10 95 (8.95%) Waterfall
11 94 (8.86%) Scrum
12 87 (8.20%) Workflow
13 84 (7.92%) Data Analysis
14 80 (7.54%) User Stories
15 79 (7.45%) User Acceptance Testing
16 70 (6.60%) BPMN
16 70 (6.60%) UML
17 67 (6.31%) Service Management
18 65 (6.13%) Data Modelling
19 62 (5.84%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 134 (12.63%) SQL
2 45 (4.24%) Java
3 29 (2.73%) T-SQL
4 25 (2.36%) Python
5 23 (2.17%) Shell Script
6 21 (1.98%) PowerShell
7 19 (1.79%) C
8 18 (1.70%) C#
8 18 (1.70%) JavaScript
8 18 (1.70%) Korn
9 17 (1.60%) Bash Shell
10 15 (1.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 12 (1.13%) Perl
12 6 (0.57%) Apex Code
12 6 (0.57%) VBA
13 3 (0.28%) C++
14 2 (0.19%) PHP
14 2 (0.19%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.19%) VB
14 2 (0.19%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 90 (8.48%) Degree
2 44 (4.15%) PMP
3 41 (3.86%) Security Cleared
4 40 (3.77%) PMI Certification
5 30 (2.83%) SC Cleared
6 23 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (1.70%) CCNP
8 11 (1.04%) ISEB
8 11 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (0.94%) CCNA
10 9 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (0.85%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 8 (0.75%) CCSE
12 7 (0.66%) CISSP
12 7 (0.66%) Six Sigma Black Belt
13 6 (0.57%) APMP
13 6 (0.57%) DV Cleared
13 6 (0.57%) HNC
13 6 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 6 (0.57%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (10.08%) PMO
2 59 (5.56%) GDPR
3 32 (3.02%) QA
4 29 (2.73%) Data Quality
4 29 (2.73%) SLA
5 13 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.94%) ISO 14001
6 10 (0.94%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.57%) IFRS
7 6 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.47%) COSO
8 5 (0.47%) IFRS 9
8 5 (0.47%) JSP 440
9 4 (0.38%) GCP
10 3 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
10 3 (0.28%) GxP
10 3 (0.28%) MiFID
10 3 (0.28%) P3O
10 3 (0.28%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.28%) SEPA
System Software
1 68 (6.41%) Active Directory
2 23 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.51%) HDFS
4 11 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.57%) Firmware
6 5 (0.47%) XenApp
7 4 (0.38%) KVM
7 4 (0.38%) RHEV
7 4 (0.38%) Samba
7 4 (0.38%) Sendmail
7 4 (0.38%) Veritas File System
7 4 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (0.28%) vSphere
9 2 (0.19%) Docker
10 1 (0.094%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.094%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.094%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.094%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (1.98%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (1.70%) Puppet
3 17 (1.60%) Ansible
4 16 (1.51%) Hadoop YARN
5 15 (1.41%) SCCM
6 13 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 11 (1.04%) HP ALM
8 9 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
9 8 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (0.47%) Terraform
10 5 (0.47%) vCenter Server
11 4 (0.38%) BladeLogic
11 4 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
11 4 (0.38%) OpenView
11 4 (0.38%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.38%) yum
12 3 (0.28%) NetBackup
12 3 (0.28%) SCOM
13 2 (0.19%) Cisco Prime
13 2 (0.19%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 380 (35.82%) Microsoft
2 82 (7.73%) Oracle
3 56 (5.28%) IBM
4 46 (4.34%) HP
5 45 (4.24%) Cisco
6 44 (4.15%) SAP
7 41 (3.86%) Citrix
8 29 (2.73%) CheckPoint
9 23 (2.17%) VMware
10 19 (1.79%) ServiceNow
11 18 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
12 17 (1.60%) Juniper
13 16 (1.51%) Cloudera
13 16 (1.51%) Informatica
14 15 (1.41%) Adobe
14 15 (1.41%) Remedy
15 14 (1.32%) Tableau
16 12 (1.13%) Dell
17 11 (1.04%) McAfee
17 11 (1.04%) NetApp