Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 272 231 223
Rank change year-on-year -41 -8 -36
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 1,003 1,201 1,282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.98% 1.18% 1.21%
As % of the Applications category 11.74% 13.34% 13.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 671 795 823
UK median daily rate £450 £418 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% +4.38% +0.63%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.45% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 42 41
UK median hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +37.25% +17.95%
10th Percentile £19.46 £15.18 £19.75
90th Percentile £57.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.31 £35.00 £24.78
% change year-on-year -27.68% +41.24% +14.99%

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 8,541 9,006 9,694
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.34% 8.82% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,027 5,483 5,669
UK median daily rate £374 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.86% +2.94% -2.86%
10th Percentile £145 £143 £150
90th Percentile £557 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £328 £324
% change year-on-year +6.87% +1.16% -0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 777 737 957
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -4.02% +4.19%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.00 £10.13
90th Percentile £40.00 £35.60 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.32 £14.50 £15.82
% change year-on-year +5.62% -8.31% +5.43%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 18 November 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 -36 919 £450 +5.88% 145
UK excluding London -50 556 £411 +5.45% 88
London -31 431 £500 +11.11% 62
South East -32 208 £450 +5.88% 21
North of England -25 111 £388 +10.71% 25
East of England +8 64 £468 +13.33% 12
Midlands -33 59 £360 -4.00% 10
Scotland -9 56 £375 - 4
Yorkshire -4 53 £425 +26.87% 6
West Midlands -31 45 £330 -12.00% 7
South West -68 44 £425 +3.66% 15
North West -11 42 £325 -16.13% 15
North East -11 16 £318 -10.88% 4
Wales -16 16 £358 -1.38% 1
East Midlands -1 13 £375 +3.45% 3
Isle of Man - 1 £475 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 511 (50.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 371 (36.99%) Microsoft
3 333 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
4 332 (33.10%) Microsoft Office
5 329 (32.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 292 (29.11%) Finance
7 250 (24.93%) Project Management
8 175 (17.45%) Microsoft Project
9 170 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
10 165 (16.45%) Stakeholder Management
11 142 (14.16%) SharePoint
12 140 (13.96%) Problem-Solving
13 132 (13.16%) Windows
13 132 (13.16%) Business Analysis
14 122 (12.16%) ITIL
15 116 (11.57%) SQL
16 115 (11.47%) PMO
17 108 (10.77%) JIRA
18 105 (10.47%) Scrum
19 102 (10.17%) PRINCE2
20 98 (9.77%) Oracle
20 98 (9.77%) Workshop Facilitation
21 94 (9.37%) SQL Server
22 85 (8.47%) Migration
23 81 (8.08%) Data Analysis
24 80 (7.98%) Unix
25 78 (7.78%) User Stories
26 77 (7.68%) Test Automation
27 74 (7.38%) Six Sigma
28 72 (7.18%) Confluence

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 (14.16%) SharePoint
2 72 (7.18%) Confluence
3 16 (1.60%) Skype for Business
4 12 (1.20%) CMS
5 11 (1.10%) IIS
6 10 (1.00%) Mule
6 10 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
7 9 (0.90%) WebSphere
8 8 (0.80%) K2 blackpearl
8 8 (0.80%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.40%) MS Project Server
10 3 (0.30%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.30%) SAS
11 2 (0.20%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.20%) Documentum
11 2 (0.20%) SAP Portal
11 2 (0.20%) WordPress
12 1 (0.100%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.100%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 511 (50.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 332 (33.10%) Microsoft Office
3 329 (32.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 175 (17.45%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (0.60%) OmniGraffle
7 5 (0.50%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.40%) Acrobat
8 4 (0.40%) UXPin
9 2 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.20%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.100%) EViews
10 1 (0.100%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.100%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 14 (1.40%) HiPortfolio
2 12 (1.20%) PlanetPress Connect
3 6 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.40%) SAP HR
4 4 (0.40%) SAP SRM
5 3 (0.30%) CA PPM
5 3 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.30%) Sage 50
5 3 (0.30%) Visualfiles
6 2 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.20%) Lorenzo
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.20%) Primavera
6 2 (0.20%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.20%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.100%) Cerner Millennium
7 1 (0.100%) Magento
7 1 (0.100%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.100%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 66 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
2 49 (4.89%) Amazon EC2
2 49 (4.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 48 (4.79%) Amazon S3
4 40 (3.99%) Office 365
5 35 (3.49%) Microsoft Azure
6 21 (2.09%) IBM Blueworks
7 10 (1.00%) SuccessFactors
8 9 (0.90%) Trello
9 8 (0.80%) Slack
10 6 (0.60%) SaaS
11 5 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
12 4 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.40%) GitHub
12 4 (0.40%) OneDrive
13 3 (0.30%) Google Analytics
13 3 (0.30%) IaaS
13 3 (0.30%) PaaS
13 3 (0.30%) Taleo
14 2 (0.20%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 68 (6.78%) Firewall
2 52 (5.18%) LAN
3 51 (5.08%) WAN
4 47 (4.69%) Wireless
5 36 (3.59%) Network Security
6 26 (2.59%) TCP/IP
7 25 (2.49%) VPN
8 24 (2.39%) Cisco IOS
8 24 (2.39%) OSPF
9 22 (2.19%) Wireshark
10 20 (1.99%) DNS
10 20 (1.99%) IPsec
10 20 (1.99%) SSL
11 19 (1.89%) Internet
11 19 (1.89%) SAN
12 18 (1.79%) Skype
13 17 (1.69%) SSH
14 16 (1.60%) WLAN
15 15 (1.50%) BGP
15 15 (1.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (9.37%) SQL Server
2 47 (4.69%) Big Data
3 41 (4.09%) Apache Hive
3 41 (4.09%) Hadoop
3 41 (4.09%) Impala
3 41 (4.09%) Sqoop
4 24 (2.39%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
8 14 (1.40%) Oracle Database
9 13 (1.30%) EDMS
10 12 (1.20%) Power BI
10 12 (1.20%) Relational Database
11 6 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (0.60%) MS Access
11 6 (0.60%) MySQL
12 5 (0.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.40%) DTS
14 3 (0.30%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 108 (10.77%) JIRA
2 71 (7.08%) Jenkins
3 24 (2.39%) Git (software)
4 21 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (1.30%) Visual Studio
6 9 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (0.90%) Axure RP
6 9 (0.90%) Rational Rose
7 7 (0.70%) Ant
7 7 (0.70%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 7 (0.70%) FishEye
7 7 (0.70%) PVCS
7 7 (0.70%) TeamCity
7 7 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (0.60%) Eclipse
8 6 (0.60%) Maven
9 5 (0.50%) JMeter
9 5 (0.50%) JUnit
9 5 (0.50%) Selenium
9 5 (0.50%) SoapUI
General
1 292 (29.11%) Finance
2 60 (5.98%) Banking
3 37 (3.69%) Telecoms
4 30 (2.99%) Retail
5 28 (2.79%) Billing
6 22 (2.19%) Legal
7 18 (1.79%) Back Office
8 14 (1.40%) Advertising
8 14 (1.40%) Law
9 13 (1.30%) Investment Banking
10 12 (1.20%) Marketing
11 11 (1.10%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 7 (0.70%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.60%) German Language
13 6 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.50%) Military
15 4 (0.40%) Front Office
15 4 (0.40%) Games
15 4 (0.40%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 389 (38.78%) Analyst
2 253 (25.22%) Business Analyst
3 94 (9.37%) Project Manager
4 65 (6.48%) Process Analyst
5 42 (4.19%) Platform Engineer
6 39 (3.89%) Architect
6 39 (3.89%) Consultant
7 35 (3.49%) Network Engineer
8 34 (3.39%) Technical Analyst
9 30 (2.99%) Business Process Analyst
9 30 (2.99%) Developer
10 27 (2.69%) Pensions Analyst
11 26 (2.59%) Coordinator
12 25 (2.49%) Technical Business Analyst
13 22 (2.19%) Pensions Business Analyst
13 22 (2.19%) Senior Analyst
14 21 (2.09%) Service Analyst
15 20 (1.99%) Agile Business Analyst
15 20 (1.99%) Data Analyst
15 20 (1.99%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (3.69%) Web Services
2 24 (2.39%) .NET
2 24 (2.39%) REST
2 24 (2.39%) XML
3 13 (1.30%) SAML
4 12 (1.20%) Spring
5 11 (1.10%) Middleware
5 11 (1.10%) Spring Boot
5 11 (1.10%) Swagger
6 10 (1.00%) ActiveMQ
6 10 (1.00%) LDAP
6 10 (1.00%) SOAP
7 9 (0.90%) Hibernate
7 9 (0.90%) Hystrix
7 9 (0.90%) JMS
7 9 (0.90%) JPA
7 9 (0.90%) Spring Cloud
8 8 (0.80%) OAuth
9 7 (0.70%) HTML
9 7 (0.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 170 (16.95%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 54 (5.38%) Wiki
4 48 (4.79%) Data Centre
5 38 (3.79%) Self-Motivation
6 26 (2.59%) User Experience
7 20 (1.99%) Linux Command Line
8 18 (1.79%) CMDB
8 18 (1.79%) Virtual Team
9 17 (1.69%) NHS
10 13 (1.30%) PMI
11 12 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (1.20%) Mobile App
12 9 (0.90%) Computer Science
13 8 (0.80%) Equities
13 8 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 7 (0.70%) Taxonomies
15 6 (0.60%) Credit Risk
15 6 (0.60%) Fintech
16 5 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 132 (13.16%) Windows
2 80 (7.98%) Unix
3 33 (3.29%) Linux
4 27 (2.69%) Windows Server
5 20 (1.99%) Solaris
6 18 (1.79%) Windows 10
7 12 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (1.10%) Windows 7
9 9 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.50%) Windows XP
11 4 (0.40%) AIX
11 4 (0.40%) Android
11 4 (0.40%) Apple iOS
11 4 (0.40%) Check Point GAiA
11 4 (0.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 4 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.40%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.100%) SUSE
12 1 (0.100%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 333 (33.20%) Agile Software Development
2 250 (24.93%) Project Management
3 165 (16.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 140 (13.96%) Problem-Solving
5 132 (13.16%) Business Analysis
6 122 (12.16%) ITIL
7 105 (10.47%) Scrum
8 102 (10.17%) PRINCE2
9 98 (9.77%) Workshop Facilitation
10 85 (8.47%) Migration
11 81 (8.08%) Data Analysis
12 78 (7.78%) User Stories
13 77 (7.68%) Test Automation
14 74 (7.38%) Six Sigma
15 69 (6.88%) Change Management
16 66 (6.58%) Waterfall
17 65 (6.48%) Workflow
18 64 (6.38%) Decision-Making
19 62 (6.18%) Service Management
20 60 (5.98%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 116 (11.57%) SQL
2 71 (7.08%) PowerShell
3 70 (6.98%) Shell Script
4 65 (6.48%) Korn
5 59 (5.88%) Python
6 53 (5.28%) Bash Shell
7 30 (2.99%) Java
8 28 (2.79%) T-SQL
9 15 (1.50%) C#
10 13 (1.30%) JavaScript
11 12 (1.20%) C
12 8 (0.80%) Perl
13 6 (0.60%) Groovy
13 6 (0.60%) VBA
14 4 (0.40%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.40%) VB
15 3 (0.30%) C++
15 3 (0.30%) PHP
16 2 (0.20%) Lingo
16 2 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 69 (6.88%) Degree
1 69 (6.88%) Security Cleared
2 51 (5.08%) SC Cleared
3 31 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (2.69%) CCNP
4 27 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (2.09%) PMI Certification
6 19 (1.89%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 16 (1.60%) ISEB
7 16 (1.60%) PMP
8 13 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (1.20%) HP MASE
9 12 (1.20%) MCSE
10 11 (1.10%) CCSE
11 9 (0.90%) CCNA
11 9 (0.90%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 7 (0.70%) DV Cleared
13 6 (0.60%) CCSA
13 6 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 6 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (11.47%) PMO
2 39 (3.89%) QA
3 33 (3.29%) SLA
4 25 (2.49%) GDPR
5 23 (2.29%) Data Quality
6 15 (1.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (1.10%) ISO 9001
7 11 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (0.90%) COBIT
9 7 (0.70%) COSO
10 6 (0.60%) ISO 14001
10 6 (0.60%) JSP 440
10 6 (0.60%) P3O
11 5 (0.50%) PMBOK
12 2 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
12 2 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
12 2 (0.20%) MiFID
12 2 (0.20%) SEPA
13 1 (0.100%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.100%) IFRS
System Software
1 58 (5.78%) Active Directory
2 40 (3.99%) HDFS
3 20 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (1.20%) FreeRADIUS
5 7 (0.70%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (0.60%) Firmware
6 6 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (0.60%) XenApp
7 5 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.40%) KVM
8 4 (0.40%) RHEV
8 4 (0.40%) Samba
8 4 (0.40%) Sendmail
8 4 (0.40%) Veritas File System
9 3 (0.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (0.30%) Docker
9 3 (0.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 3 (0.30%) Hyper-V
9 3 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 54 (5.38%) Ansible
2 51 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (4.79%) Puppet
4 40 (3.99%) Hadoop YARN
5 21 (2.09%) SCCM
6 17 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 15 (1.50%) Oracle ZFS
8 11 (1.10%) Single Sign-On
9 7 (0.70%) NetBackup
10 6 (0.60%) Terraform
11 5 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.40%) BladeLogic
12 4 (0.40%) BMC PATROL
12 4 (0.40%) OpenView
12 4 (0.40%) SCOM
12 4 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 4 (0.40%) Tivoli
12 4 (0.40%) yum
13 3 (0.30%) Cisco Prime
13 3 (0.30%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 371 (36.99%) Microsoft
2 98 (9.77%) Oracle
3 70 (6.98%) Cisco
4 50 (4.99%) SAP
5 48 (4.79%) HP
6 40 (3.99%) Cloudera
7 37 (3.69%) CheckPoint
8 35 (3.49%) IBM
9 34 (3.39%) ServiceNow
10 24 (2.39%) Juniper
11 20 (1.99%) VMware
12 19 (1.89%) Fortinet
13 17 (1.69%) Adobe
13 17 (1.69%) Remedy
14 15 (1.50%) Aruba
15 14 (1.40%) Brocade
16 13 (1.30%) CA
16 13 (1.30%) Citrix
16 13 (1.30%) F5
16 13 (1.30%) SolarWinds