Period
to 13 April 2021

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 13 April 2021 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
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 324 272 308
Rank change year-on-year -52 +36 -52
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 372 560 803
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.71% 0.93% 0.83%
As % of the Applications category 10.49% 10.83% 9.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 381 512
10th Percentile £274 £200 £250
25th Percentile £363 £313 £330
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £425 £425
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
75th Percentile £550 £500 £525
90th Percentile £607 £588 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -3.24% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 25 19
10th Percentile £16.20 £18.00 £29.66
25th Percentile £19.00 £20.50 £35.04
Median hourly rate £26.50 £26.50 £42.33
Median % change year-on-year -0.02% -37.40% +84.04%
75th Percentile £33.75 £43.75 £47.09
90th Percentile £46.40 £48.51 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £26.05 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.72% -30.54% +25.00%

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 3,545 5,169 8,135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.75% 8.63% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,169 3,043 4,900
10th Percentile £150 £138 £143
25th Percentile £248 £208 £225
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £360 £375
Median % change year-on-year +11.14% -4.02% +2.74%
75th Percentile £500 £477 £476
90th Percentile £581 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £350
% change year-on-year - -7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 346 569 641
10th Percentile £11.33 £11.35 £10.75
25th Percentile £13.50 £13.49 £12.60
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.55 £16.00
Median % change year-on-year +8.26% +9.69% -
75th Percentile £28.75 £23.00 £24.50
90th Percentile £45.75 £43.10 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.95 £17.50 £15.96
% change year-on-year +8.26% +9.65% +6.40%

MS Visio
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing MS Visio as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for MS Visio in the UK

MS Visio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MS Visio.

Daily rate trend for MS Visio in the UK

MS Visio
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing MS Visio over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for MS Visio in the UK

MS Visio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing MS Visio.

Hourly rate trend for MS Visio in the UK

MS Visio
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing MS Visio over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

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 13 April 2021. 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 -39 304 £450 +5.88% 94
UK excluding London -28 173 £411 -3.24% 66
London +20 142 £475 +5.56% 37
Work from Home -163 100 £450 - 11
South East +15 65 £450 +12.50% 24
North of England +19 31 £368 -5.16% 10
North West +18 23 £415 +3.75% 10
South West +5 19 £375 -25.00% 7
East of England +25 18 £431 +0.88% 5
Midlands +19 18 £340 +4.62% 11
Scotland -28 15 £369 -22.37% 5
West Midlands +19 10 £325 +44.44% 8
East Midlands +22 8 £420 +13.51% 3
Northern Ireland - 6 £410 -
Yorkshire +18 5 £375 +20.00%
North East +27 3 £325 -16.67%
Wales +13 2 £491 +41.88% 4

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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.

1 174 (46.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 136 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
3 129 (34.68%) Microsoft
4 125 (33.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 124 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
6 108 (29.03%) Finance
7 73 (19.62%) Project Management
8 69 (18.55%) Problem-Solving
9 68 (18.28%) Security Cleared
10 64 (17.20%) JIRA
11 61 (16.40%) Cisco
12 59 (15.86%) Microsoft Project
12 59 (15.86%) Analytical Skills
13 56 (15.05%) Windows
14 52 (13.98%) Degree
15 51 (13.71%) Business Analysis
16 50 (13.44%) VMware
16 50 (13.44%) VMware Infrastructure
17 49 (13.17%) Migration
18 46 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
19 45 (12.10%) WAN
20 43 (11.56%) Azure
20 43 (11.56%) DevOps
21 42 (11.29%) Firewall
22 39 (10.48%) SQL
22 39 (10.48%) Confluence
23 38 (10.22%) LAN
23 38 (10.22%) Change Management
23 38 (10.22%) Banking
23 38 (10.22%) Scrum

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 39 (10.48%) Confluence
2 37 (9.95%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.61%) Skype for Business
3 6 (1.61%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.34%) Apache
4 5 (1.34%) CMS
4 5 (1.34%) Headless CMS
5 4 (1.08%) JBoss
5 4 (1.08%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.54%) IBM Notes
6 2 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.54%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.27%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.27%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.27%) Mule
7 1 (0.27%) SAS
Applications
1 174 (46.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 125 (33.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 124 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
4 59 (15.86%) Microsoft Project
5 15 (4.03%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (1.88%) OmniGraffle
7 6 (1.61%) AutoCAD
8 5 (1.34%) Revit
9 3 (0.81%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.54%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
11 1 (0.27%) Autodesk Inventor
11 1 (0.27%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 7 (1.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.34%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.81%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.54%) iTrent
5 1 (0.27%) Demantra
5 1 (0.27%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.27%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.27%) SAP IBP
5 1 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 43 (11.56%) Azure
2 28 (7.53%) AWS
3 18 (4.84%) Microsoft 365
4 9 (2.42%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (2.15%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 8 (2.15%) SaaS
6 7 (1.88%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (1.88%) GCP
6 7 (1.88%) IaaS
6 7 (1.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (1.61%) OneDrive
7 6 (1.61%) Power Platform
8 5 (1.34%) PaaS
9 4 (1.08%) GitHub
9 4 (1.08%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (0.81%) IBM Blueworks
11 2 (0.54%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.54%) Smartsheet
11 2 (0.54%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 45 (12.10%) WAN
2 42 (11.29%) Firewall
3 38 (10.22%) LAN
4 34 (9.14%) VPN
5 29 (7.80%) DNS
6 27 (7.26%) TCP/IP
7 25 (6.72%) DHCP
8 20 (5.38%) VLAN
9 18 (4.84%) IPsec
10 16 (4.30%) POP3
10 16 (4.30%) SMTP
11 15 (4.03%) SNMP
12 14 (3.76%) Internet
12 14 (3.76%) Network Security
12 14 (3.76%) Wireless
13 13 (3.49%) MPLS
13 13 (3.49%) SSL
14 11 (2.96%) BGP
14 11 (2.96%) OSPF
15 10 (2.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (1.88%) Azure SQL Database
3 7 (1.88%) Tableau
4 6 (1.61%) Power BI
5 5 (1.34%) QlikView
6 4 (1.08%) Big Data
6 4 (1.08%) BigQuery
6 4 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.08%) MS Access
6 4 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (1.08%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (0.81%) Cosmos DB
7 3 (0.81%) Data Lake
7 3 (0.81%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.27%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 64 (17.20%) JIRA
2 5 (1.34%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.34%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.34%) Maven
3 4 (1.08%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.08%) JUnit
3 4 (1.08%) Postman
3 4 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.54%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.54%) Balsamiq
4 2 (0.54%) ERwin
4 2 (0.54%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (0.54%) XMLSpy
5 1 (0.27%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.27%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.27%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 108 (29.03%) Finance
2 38 (10.22%) Banking
3 24 (6.45%) Telecoms
4 19 (5.11%) Public Sector
5 15 (4.03%) Legal
6 13 (3.49%) Retail
7 12 (3.23%) Front Office
8 7 (1.88%) Back Office
9 6 (1.61%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.08%) Billing
10 4 (1.08%) Investment Banking
10 4 (1.08%) Marketing
11 2 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
11 2 (0.54%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.54%) German Language
11 2 (0.54%) Law
11 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.54%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.54%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 131 (35.22%) Analyst
2 92 (24.73%) Business Analyst
3 53 (14.25%) Architect
4 24 (6.45%) Network Engineer
4 24 (6.45%) Project Manager
5 19 (5.11%) Consultant
6 18 (4.84%) Cloud Engineer
7 11 (2.96%) Data Analyst
7 11 (2.96%) Process Analyst
8 10 (2.69%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (2.42%) Network Architect
9 9 (2.42%) Technical Analyst
10 8 (2.15%) Administrator
10 8 (2.15%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
11 7 (1.88%) Azure Engineer
11 7 (1.88%) Senior Analyst
12 6 (1.61%) Developer
12 6 (1.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (1.61%) Technical Business Analyst
12 6 (1.61%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.91%) 802.1X
2 13 (3.49%) XML
3 8 (2.15%) .NET
4 7 (1.88%) Middleware
4 7 (1.88%) Web Services
5 6 (1.61%) Express
6 5 (1.34%) YAML
7 4 (1.08%) .NET Core
7 4 (1.08%) Gherkin
7 4 (1.08%) HTML
7 4 (1.08%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (1.08%) VXML
8 3 (0.81%) AngularJS
8 3 (0.81%) CGI
8 3 (0.81%) JSON
8 3 (0.81%) LDAP
8 3 (0.81%) React
9 2 (0.54%) FpML
9 2 (0.54%) SAML
9 2 (0.54%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 59 (15.86%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (8.06%) Data Centre
3 29 (7.80%) Management Information System
4 19 (5.11%) User Experience
5 14 (3.76%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (2.15%) Clustering
7 7 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.88%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.61%) Credit Risk
8 6 (1.61%) Equities
8 6 (1.61%) NHS
9 5 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.34%) PMI
9 5 (1.34%) Taxonomies
9 5 (1.34%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (1.08%) CMDB
10 4 (1.08%) IVR
10 4 (1.08%) PKI
11 3 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.81%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 56 (15.05%) Windows
2 31 (8.33%) Linux
3 27 (7.26%) Windows Server
4 12 (3.23%) Unix
5 7 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.61%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.08%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.27%) CatOS
9 1 (0.27%) CentOS
9 1 (0.27%) SUSE
9 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (19.62%) Project Management
3 69 (18.55%) Problem-Solving
4 51 (13.71%) Business Analysis
5 49 (13.17%) Migration
6 46 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
7 43 (11.56%) DevOps
8 38 (10.22%) Change Management
8 38 (10.22%) Scrum
9 37 (9.95%) Project Delivery
10 33 (8.87%) ITIL
11 31 (8.33%) PRINCE2
12 29 (7.80%) User Acceptance Testing
13 26 (6.99%) Workshop Facilitation
14 25 (6.72%) Use Case
15 24 (6.45%) Data Modelling
15 24 (6.45%) Load Balancing
16 22 (5.91%) Continuous Improvement
16 22 (5.91%) Data Analysis
17 21 (5.65%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 39 (10.48%) SQL
2 18 (4.84%) PowerShell
3 11 (2.96%) Java
4 8 (2.15%) C
5 7 (1.88%) Python
6 6 (1.61%) C#
7 5 (1.34%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.08%) Java 8
8 4 (1.08%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.08%) VB
8 4 (1.08%) VBA
9 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.54%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.54%) VBScript
10 1 (0.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.27%) Delphi
10 1 (0.27%) Korn
10 1 (0.27%) PHP
10 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 68 (18.28%) Security Cleared
2 52 (13.98%) Degree
3 36 (9.68%) SC Cleared
4 35 (9.41%) CCNP
4 35 (9.41%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (8.87%) DV Cleared
6 21 (5.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (5.11%) CCNA
8 18 (4.84%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (2.15%) PMI Certification
9 8 (2.15%) PMP
10 7 (1.88%) CCIE
10 7 (1.88%) CCSA
11 6 (1.61%) Master's Degree
12 5 (1.34%) BICSI Certification
12 5 (1.34%) BICSI RCDD
13 4 (1.08%) CCSE
13 4 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (1.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.65%) PMO
2 17 (4.57%) QA
2 17 (4.57%) SLA
3 4 (1.08%) Basel III
3 4 (1.08%) GDPR
3 4 (1.08%) ISO 9000
3 4 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 17025
4 3 (0.81%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.81%) NIST
5 2 (0.54%) Basel II
5 2 (0.54%) COREP
5 2 (0.54%) CRD IV
5 2 (0.54%) IFRS
5 2 (0.54%) ISO 20022
5 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.54%) ITGC
5 2 (0.54%) MiFID
5 2 (0.54%) NCSC
5 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 50 (13.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (7.53%) Active Directory
3 12 (3.23%) VMware NSX
4 10 (2.69%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (2.15%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.08%) Docker
6 4 (1.08%) NFS
6 4 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (1.08%) vSphere
7 3 (0.81%) LXC
7 3 (0.81%) VMFS
8 2 (0.54%) Firmware
8 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.54%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.54%) XenApp
9 1 (0.27%) HDFS
9 1 (0.27%) KVM
9 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.27%) Samba
Systems Management
1 20 (5.38%) Ansible
2 10 (2.69%) vRealize
3 6 (1.61%) HP NNM
3 6 (1.61%) SCCM
4 4 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.08%) Kubernetes
4 4 (1.08%) Nessus
4 4 (1.08%) SCOM
5 3 (0.81%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.81%) Terraform
5 3 (0.81%) vCenter Server
5 3 (0.81%) vMotion
6 2 (0.54%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (0.54%) WSUS
7 1 (0.27%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.27%) Puppet
7 1 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 129 (34.68%) Microsoft
2 61 (16.40%) Cisco
3 50 (13.44%) VMware
4 21 (5.65%) SAP
5 18 (4.84%) F5
6 17 (4.57%) CheckPoint
6 17 (4.57%) Dell
6 17 (4.57%) Oracle
7 16 (4.30%) Juniper
8 12 (3.23%) SolarWinds
9 11 (2.96%) Palo Alto
10 10 (2.69%) Citrix
10 10 (2.69%) ServiceNow
11 9 (2.42%) Fortinet
12 8 (2.15%) Atlassian
12 8 (2.15%) HP
12 8 (2.15%) Remedy
13 6 (1.61%) Aruba
13 6 (1.61%) JD Edwards
14 5 (1.34%) TippingPoint