Period
to 18 November 2017

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 2017 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 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 218 187
Rank change year-on-year -7 -31 -25
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 1201 1282 1567
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.18% 1.21% 1.36%
As % of the Applications category 13.35% 13.22% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 795 823 1010
UK median daily rate £418 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% +0.63% +4.61%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £240
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 41 62
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.25% +17.95% +15.61%
10th Percentile £15.18 £19.75 £14.53
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £47.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.78 £21.55
% change year-on-year +41.24% +14.99% +26.76%

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 8996 9694 11779
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.81% 9.17% 10.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5473 5669 6878
UK median daily rate £350 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £143 £150 £153
90th Percentile £552 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £324 £325
% change year-on-year +1.16% -0.38% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 737 957 1102
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £16.15 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.02% +4.19% +3.33%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.13 £9.52
90th Percentile £35.60 £39.70 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.82 £15.00
% change year-on-year -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 2017.

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 2017.

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 2017. 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 +3 1109 £425 - 49
UK excluding London +27 648 £390 +4.00% 41
London -38 525 £450 +2.27% 17
South East +10 240 £425 +11.84% 8
North of England +47 112 £350 -17.65% 12
South West +27 81 £410 +9.33% 3
Midlands -8 81 £375 - 4
East of England -10 63 £413 -2.94% 5
West Midlands -2 56 £375 -3.23% 3
Scotland +4 53 £375 +7.14% 9
Yorkshire +27 52 £335 -12.13% 6
North West -9 38 £388 -13.89% 5
East Midlands +7 25 £363 +3.57% 1
North East +78 23 £356 -23.80% 1
Wales +5 15 £363 +12.93%
Northern Ireland -45 4 £405 +35.00%

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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.

1 458 (38.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 433 (36.05%) Microsoft Office
3 426 (35.47%) Microsoft
4 411 (34.22%) Finance
5 360 (29.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 291 (24.23%) Agile Software Development
7 244 (20.32%) Project Management
8 243 (20.23%) Analytical Skills
9 241 (20.07%) Business Analysis
10 233 (19.40%) Microsoft Project
11 173 (14.40%) Stakeholder Management
12 159 (13.24%) Banking
13 151 (12.57%) SQL
14 136 (11.32%) Windows
15 133 (11.07%) SharePoint
16 124 (10.32%) PRINCE2
17 120 (9.99%) Degree
18 118 (9.83%) Migration
19 115 (9.58%) User Acceptance Testing
20 111 (9.24%) PMO
21 107 (8.91%) Change Management
22 104 (8.66%) ITIL
23 92 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
24 90 (7.49%) Workflow
25 89 (7.41%) BPMN
25 89 (7.41%) JIRA
26 88 (7.33%) Data Modelling
27 87 (7.24%) CRM
27 87 (7.24%) Data Analysis
28 83 (6.91%) 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
1 133 (11.07%) SharePoint
2 37 (3.08%) Confluence
3 32 (2.66%) CMS
4 20 (1.67%) MS Exchange
5 17 (1.42%) Skype for Business
6 16 (1.33%) Documentum
7 15 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (1.25%) SAS
7 15 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
8 12 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (0.75%) Tomcat
10 7 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (0.58%) IIS
11 5 (0.42%) MS Project Server
12 4 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.33%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.25%) Drupal
13 3 (0.25%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 458 (38.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 433 (36.05%) Microsoft Office
3 360 (29.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 233 (19.40%) Microsoft Project
5 27 (2.25%) OmniGraffle
6 20 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (1.33%) Acrobat
8 13 (1.08%) PaintShop Pro
9 12 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
9 12 (1.00%) Photoshop
10 10 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (0.33%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.17%) InDesign
13 1 (0.083%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.083%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.083%) Open Workbench
13 1 (0.083%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 32 (2.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.92%) Maximo
4 8 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 8 (0.67%) NetSuite
5 7 (0.58%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
6 4 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.33%) SAP HR
6 4 (0.33%) SAP SD
6 4 (0.33%) Teamcenter
6 4 (0.33%) Temenos Globus
6 4 (0.33%) Temenos T24
7 3 (0.25%) Bloomberg TOMS
7 3 (0.25%) Eagle PACE
7 3 (0.25%) Oracle CRM On Demand
7 3 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (0.25%) SAP IS-U
7 3 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 43 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (2.83%) Office 365
3 29 (2.41%) IBM Blueworks
4 25 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (1.25%) Lucidchart
6 13 (1.08%) SaaS
7 11 (0.92%) Trello
8 9 (0.75%) Yammer
9 8 (0.67%) Dynamics 365
9 8 (0.67%) Slack
10 7 (0.58%) npm
11 4 (0.33%) Google Analytics
11 4 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
12 3 (0.25%) Azure Active Directory
12 3 (0.25%) G Suite
12 3 (0.25%) GitHub
12 3 (0.25%) Google Drive
12 3 (0.25%) OneDrive
13 2 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
13 2 (0.17%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 46 (3.83%) Firewall
2 38 (3.16%) WAN
3 36 (3.00%) LAN
4 27 (2.25%) BGP
5 25 (2.08%) EIGRP
6 24 (2.00%) DNS
7 22 (1.83%) MPLS
8 21 (1.75%) OSPF
9 20 (1.67%) DHCP
9 20 (1.67%) TCP/IP
10 19 (1.58%) VPN
11 18 (1.50%) VLAN
12 17 (1.42%) Cisco Nexus
13 15 (1.25%) VoIP
14 14 (1.17%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (1.17%) Internet
15 13 (1.08%) Network Security
15 13 (1.08%) SAN
16 12 (1.00%) SNMP
17 11 (0.92%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (4.25%) SQL Server
2 40 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 31 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
5 14 (1.17%) Big Data
6 12 (1.00%) Data Mining
6 12 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (0.92%) MySQL
8 8 (0.67%) EDRMS
8 8 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (0.67%) Power BI
8 8 (0.67%) SAP BW
8 8 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (0.58%) Oracle Discoverer
9 7 (0.58%) Snowflake Schema
10 6 (0.50%) QlikView
10 6 (0.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 5 (0.42%) Geospatial Data
11 5 (0.42%) OLAP
12 4 (0.33%) Maltego
Development Applications
1 89 (7.41%) JIRA
2 43 (3.58%) Axure RP
3 30 (2.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 13 (1.08%) Jenkins
5 12 (1.00%) Visual Studio
6 11 (0.92%) Git (software)
6 11 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (0.83%) ERwin
8 9 (0.75%) JUnit
8 9 (0.75%) Maven
9 7 (0.58%) Cucumber
9 7 (0.58%) Gradle
10 6 (0.50%) IntelliJ
10 6 (0.50%) NetBeans
10 6 (0.50%) Rational Rose
10 6 (0.50%) Subversion
11 5 (0.42%) Dreamweaver
11 5 (0.42%) gulp
11 5 (0.42%) JIRA Agile
11 5 (0.42%) Toad
General
1 411 (34.22%) Finance
2 159 (13.24%) Banking
3 57 (4.75%) Legal
4 42 (3.50%) Marketing
5 36 (3.00%) Back Office
6 35 (2.91%) Telecoms
7 33 (2.75%) Investment Banking
8 32 (2.66%) Retail
9 29 (2.41%) Manufacturing
10 26 (2.16%) Billing
10 26 (2.16%) Retail Banking
11 23 (1.92%) Front Office
11 23 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
12 21 (1.75%) Law
13 18 (1.50%) Advertising
14 12 (1.00%) Publishing
15 9 (0.75%) French Language
16 7 (0.58%) Automotive
16 7 (0.58%) Private Banking
17 6 (0.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 577 (48.04%) Analyst
2 394 (32.81%) Business Analyst
3 110 (9.16%) Project Manager
4 82 (6.83%) Architect
5 69 (5.75%) Process Analyst
6 43 (3.58%) Consultant
7 42 (3.50%) Business Process Analyst
8 37 (3.08%) Developer
8 37 (3.08%) Network Engineer
9 31 (2.58%) Agile Business Analyst
9 31 (2.58%) Author
9 31 (2.58%) Pensions Analyst
10 30 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
11 29 (2.41%) Data Analyst
11 29 (2.41%) Solutions Architect
12 27 (2.25%) Workflow Analyst
13 26 (2.16%) Technical Author
14 25 (2.08%) Designer
14 25 (2.08%) Digital Analyst
14 25 (2.08%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (4.50%) Web Services
2 46 (3.83%) XML
3 41 (3.41%) HTML
4 35 (2.91%) CSS
5 24 (2.00%) .NET
5 24 (2.00%) REST
6 23 (1.92%) SOAP
7 21 (1.75%) HTML5
8 19 (1.58%) jQuery
9 18 (1.50%) CSS3
10 17 (1.42%) AngularJS
11 16 (1.33%) RESTful
12 13 (1.08%) JSON
12 13 (1.08%) Node.js
13 10 (0.83%) Ajax
13 10 (0.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (0.75%) J2EE
15 8 (0.67%) COM
15 8 (0.67%) Spring
16 7 (0.58%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 243 (20.23%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (6.16%) Management Information System
3 70 (5.83%) User Experience
4 53 (4.41%) Data Centre
5 27 (2.25%) PMI
6 20 (1.67%) Virtual Team
7 19 (1.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 16 (1.33%) Computer Science
8 16 (1.33%) Data Structures
8 16 (1.33%) Derivative
9 14 (1.17%) Market Risk
10 13 (1.08%) Credit Risk
11 11 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
11 11 (0.92%) Reference Data
12 10 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (0.83%) IVR
12 10 (0.83%) STB
13 9 (0.75%) e-Learning
13 9 (0.75%) Social Media
14 8 (0.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 136 (11.32%) Windows
2 52 (4.33%) Unix
3 40 (3.33%) Windows Server
4 36 (3.00%) Linux
5 26 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (1.25%) Windows 7
8 14 (1.17%) Windows 10
9 8 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (0.67%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.50%) Android
11 5 (0.42%) Apple iOS
11 5 (0.42%) SUSE
12 4 (0.33%) AIX
12 4 (0.33%) Kali Linux
13 3 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.25%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.17%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.17%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (24.23%) Agile Software Development
2 244 (20.32%) Project Management
3 241 (20.07%) Business Analysis
4 173 (14.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 124 (10.32%) PRINCE2
6 118 (9.83%) Migration
7 115 (9.58%) User Acceptance Testing
8 107 (8.91%) Change Management
9 104 (8.66%) ITIL
10 92 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
11 90 (7.49%) Workflow
12 89 (7.41%) BPMN
13 88 (7.33%) Data Modelling
14 87 (7.24%) CRM
14 87 (7.24%) Data Analysis
15 83 (6.91%) Scrum
15 83 (6.91%) Use Case
16 81 (6.74%) Test Scripting
17 79 (6.58%) SDLC
18 77 (6.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 151 (12.57%) SQL
2 34 (2.83%) JavaScript
3 28 (2.33%) Java
4 16 (1.33%) C
5 15 (1.25%) C#
5 15 (1.25%) VBA
6 14 (1.17%) T-SQL
7 9 (0.75%) PL/SQL
8 8 (0.67%) PowerShell
9 7 (0.58%) VB
10 6 (0.50%) PHP
10 6 (0.50%) Python
10 6 (0.50%) SAS Macro
11 4 (0.33%) Apex Code
12 3 (0.25%) C++
12 3 (0.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.083%) ABAP
13 1 (0.083%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.083%) Scala
13 1 (0.083%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 120 (9.99%) Degree
2 80 (6.66%) Security Cleared
3 69 (5.75%) SC Cleared
4 49 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
5 42 (3.50%) PMI Certification
6 39 (3.25%) CCNP
7 36 (3.00%) ISEB
8 31 (2.58%) PMP
9 29 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (1.75%) MCSE
11 19 (1.58%) CCNA
12 14 (1.17%) CISSP
13 13 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 12 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 10 (0.83%) CCIE
16 10 (0.83%) IIBA
17 9 (0.75%) CISM
18 7 (0.58%) CISA
18 7 (0.58%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 111 (9.24%) PMO
2 68 (5.66%) QA
3 31 (2.58%) SLA
4 29 (2.41%) GDPR
5 26 (2.16%) Data Quality
6 18 (1.50%) MiFID
7 17 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (1.00%) Basel II
9 10 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 9 (0.75%) EMIR
11 8 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
11 8 (0.67%) Government Security Classifications
12 7 (0.58%) Dodd-Frank
13 6 (0.50%) IFRS
13 6 (0.50%) IFRS 9
14 5 (0.42%) ISO 9001
15 4 (0.33%) COSO
15 4 (0.33%) FATCA
15 4 (0.33%) P3O
15 4 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 43 (3.58%) Active Directory
2 31 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (1.17%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.58%) Firmware
6 5 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.25%) Docker
7 3 (0.25%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.17%) vSphere
8 2 (0.17%) XenApp
9 1 (0.083%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.083%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 30 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 21 (1.75%) SCCM
3 16 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
4 13 (1.08%) SCOM
5 8 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
6 7 (0.58%) FortiGate
6 7 (0.58%) SCVMM
6 7 (0.58%) SolarWinds Orion
7 6 (0.50%) Backup Exec
8 5 (0.42%) NetBackup
9 4 (0.33%) AirWatch
10 3 (0.25%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.17%) DameWare
11 2 (0.17%) Nagios
11 2 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.17%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.17%) SmoothWall
11 2 (0.17%) ZENworks
12 1 (0.083%) BMC PATROL
12 1 (0.083%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 426 (35.47%) Microsoft
2 82 (6.83%) Oracle
3 74 (6.16%) Cisco
4 68 (5.66%) SAP
5 51 (4.25%) HP
6 45 (3.75%) IBM
7 39 (3.25%) Adobe
8 31 (2.58%) VMware
9 24 (2.00%) SolarWinds
10 23 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
11 19 (1.58%) F5
12 17 (1.42%) Fortinet
13 16 (1.33%) Dell
14 15 (1.25%) CheckPoint
14 15 (1.25%) Citrix
14 15 (1.25%) Google
14 15 (1.25%) Remedy
14 15 (1.25%) Sitecore
15 14 (1.17%) Juniper
15 14 (1.17%) Tableau