Period
to 26 January 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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 306 279 292
Rank change year-on-year -27 +13 -53
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 336 650 884
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.79% 0.92% 0.90%
As % of the Applications category 11.26% 10.51% 10.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 464 611
Median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% - -
10th Percentile £295 £238 £258
90th Percentile £645 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £420 £405
% change year-on-year +2.38% +3.70% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 19
Median hourly rate £36.75 £44.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.42% +7.23% +38.33%
10th Percentile £16.75 £18.00 £23.34
90th Percentile £65.55 £51.71 £59.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.75 £37.46 £35.75
% change year-on-year -1.90% +4.78% +8.33%

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 2,984 6,185 8,356
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.99% 8.71% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,935 3,683 5,016
Median daily rate £370 £357 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% -4.82% +7.14%
10th Percentile £135 £138 £143
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £330 £350
% change year-on-year -1.52% -5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 611 739
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.50 £10.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.00 £40.25
Median hourly rate £19.75 £17.50 £15.30
% change year-on-year +12.86% +14.38% +5.52%

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 26 January 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 26 January 2021.

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 26 January 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 +4 297 £450 +5.88% 49
UK excluding London +8 186 £430 +2.38% 43
London +28 118 £475 +5.56% 10
South East +87 72 £450 +7.14% 8
Work from Home -142 53 £438 +9.38% 6
South West +50 41 £450 -10.00% 1
North of England +12 23 £380 -5.00% 11
East of England +48 22 £463 +19.35% 6
Scotland -1 16 £350 -22.22% 3
North West +12 12 £440 +10.00% 6
Midlands +42 11 £333 -5.00% 12
Yorkshire +29 8 £315 -16.00% 4
West Midlands +33 6 £325 +20.37% 11
East Midlands +33 5 £379 +5.28% 1
North East +29 3 £350 -10.26% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 £285 - 2

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 138 (41.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 135 (40.18%) Agile Software Development
3 111 (33.04%) Microsoft
4 98 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
5 95 (28.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 89 (26.49%) Security Cleared
7 76 (22.62%) Finance
8 59 (17.56%) Project Management
9 57 (16.96%) Problem-Solving
10 54 (16.07%) SC Cleared
10 54 (16.07%) Windows
11 53 (15.77%) Stakeholder Management
12 52 (15.48%) Business Analysis
13 50 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
14 47 (13.99%) VMware Infrastructure
14 47 (13.99%) VMware
15 45 (13.39%) JIRA
15 45 (13.39%) DevOps
16 43 (12.80%) Workshop Facilitation
17 41 (12.20%) Change Management
18 40 (11.90%) DV Cleared
19 39 (11.61%) Migration
20 37 (11.01%) Cisco
21 36 (10.71%) Data Modelling
22 33 (9.82%) Microsoft Project
23 32 (9.52%) ITIL
23 32 (9.52%) SharePoint
24 31 (9.23%) SQL
25 30 (8.93%) Confluence
26 29 (8.63%) Requirements Gathering

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 32 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 30 (8.93%) Confluence
3 6 (1.79%) CMS
4 5 (1.49%) Headless CMS
4 5 (1.49%) MS Exchange
5 4 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.19%) Skype for Business
6 3 (0.89%) ArcGIS
7 2 (0.60%) Mule
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.60%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.30%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.30%) SAS
8 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.30%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 138 (41.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 98 (29.17%) Microsoft Office
3 95 (28.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 33 (9.82%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (3.27%) Spreadsheet
6 6 (1.79%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.89%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.89%) Camtasia
8 2 (0.60%) InVision
8 2 (0.60%) Revit
9 1 (0.30%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.30%) Adobe XD
9 1 (0.30%) Autodesk Inventor
9 1 (0.30%) PTC Creo
9 1 (0.30%) Siemens NX
9 1 (0.30%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 7 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
1 7 (2.08%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 3 (0.89%) Infor M3
2 3 (0.89%) NetSuite
2 3 (0.89%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.60%) iTrent
3 2 (0.60%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.30%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 1 (0.30%) Magento
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.30%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 28 (8.33%) Azure
2 12 (3.57%) IaaS
3 10 (2.98%) Power Platform
4 8 (2.38%) AWS
4 8 (2.38%) Office 365
5 6 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (1.79%) GitHub
5 6 (1.79%) Yammer
6 5 (1.49%) SaaS
7 4 (1.19%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.89%) PaaS
9 2 (0.60%) Cohesity
9 2 (0.60%) GCP
9 2 (0.60%) Lucidchart
10 1 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.30%) AWS Step Functions
10 1 (0.30%) PowerApps
10 1 (0.30%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.30%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.14%) WAN
2 22 (6.55%) DNS
2 22 (6.55%) VPN
3 20 (5.95%) DHCP
3 20 (5.95%) Firewall
4 18 (5.36%) LAN
5 12 (3.57%) TCP/IP
6 11 (3.27%) SAN
7 10 (2.98%) SNMP
8 9 (2.68%) VLAN
8 9 (2.68%) Wireless
9 8 (2.38%) Intranet
9 8 (2.38%) IPsec
9 8 (2.38%) POP3
9 8 (2.38%) SMTP
9 8 (2.38%) VSAN
10 6 (1.79%) Internet
10 6 (1.79%) Unified Communications
11 5 (1.49%) Skype
11 5 (1.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.98%) Power BI
3 8 (2.38%) Data Mining
4 7 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (1.49%) Big Data
6 5 (1.49%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (1.19%) Data Lake
7 4 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (1.19%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (0.89%) Qlik Sense
8 3 (0.89%) QlikView
8 3 (0.89%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.89%) SAP BW
8 3 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.60%) Apache Zeppelin
9 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 45 (13.39%) JIRA
2 8 (2.38%) Visual Studio
3 6 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.79%) Maven
4 5 (1.49%) Eclipse
4 5 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.49%) JUnit
5 4 (1.19%) Postman
5 4 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.89%) Axure RP
6 3 (0.89%) Balsamiq
6 3 (0.89%) ERwin
7 2 (0.60%) Rational Rose
7 2 (0.60%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (0.60%) XMLSpy
8 1 (0.30%) CA Release Automation
8 1 (0.30%) Gradle
8 1 (0.30%) Mockito
8 1 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.30%) SoapUI
General
1 76 (22.62%) Finance
2 29 (8.63%) Telecoms
3 28 (8.33%) Banking
4 26 (7.74%) Public Sector
5 13 (3.87%) Legal
6 12 (3.57%) Marketing
7 10 (2.98%) Back Office
8 9 (2.68%) Manufacturing
9 8 (2.38%) Front Office
10 5 (1.49%) Electronics
11 4 (1.19%) Law
11 4 (1.19%) Retail
12 3 (0.89%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.89%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.60%) Advertising
13 2 (0.60%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.60%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.30%) German Language
Job Titles
1 120 (35.71%) Analyst
2 80 (23.81%) Business Analyst
3 32 (9.52%) Architect
4 21 (6.25%) Consultant
5 20 (5.95%) Project Manager
6 17 (5.06%) Developer
7 15 (4.46%) Cloud Engineer
8 11 (3.27%) Network Engineer
8 11 (3.27%) Process Analyst
9 10 (2.98%) Technical Analyst
10 9 (2.68%) Data Analyst
10 9 (2.68%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (2.38%) SharePoint Developer
11 8 (2.38%) Transition Manager
12 7 (2.08%) Administrator
12 7 (2.08%) Delivery Manager
12 7 (2.08%) Technical Business Analyst
13 6 (1.79%) Project Analyst
13 6 (1.79%) Senior Analyst
13 6 (1.79%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.46%) XML
2 13 (3.87%) 802.1X
3 12 (3.57%) HTML
4 11 (3.27%) .NET
5 10 (2.98%) CSS
5 10 (2.98%) REST
6 8 (2.38%) .NET Framework
6 8 (2.38%) WCF
6 8 (2.38%) WF
7 5 (1.49%) Web Services
8 4 (1.19%) Gherkin
8 4 (1.19%) JSON
8 4 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (1.19%) SOAP
8 4 (1.19%) VXML
9 3 (0.89%) LDAP
9 3 (0.89%) Middleware
10 2 (0.60%) COM
10 2 (0.60%) XML Schema
10 2 (0.60%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 50 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.95%) Management Information System
3 17 (5.06%) Data Centre
4 16 (4.76%) User Experience
5 14 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
6 8 (2.38%) Private Cloud
7 6 (1.79%) Blackberry
8 5 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.49%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.49%) RSA SecurID
8 5 (1.49%) Taxonomies
9 4 (1.19%) Clustering
9 4 (1.19%) IVR
9 4 (1.19%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.89%) Credit Risk
10 3 (0.89%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.89%) iPad
10 3 (0.89%) PKI
10 3 (0.89%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 54 (16.07%) Windows
2 22 (6.55%) Linux
3 21 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 12 (3.57%) Unix
5 4 (1.19%) Android
5 4 (1.19%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.60%) AIX
6 2 (0.60%) Solaris
6 2 (0.60%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.30%) HPUX
7 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (40.18%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (17.56%) Project Management
3 57 (16.96%) Problem-Solving
4 53 (15.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 52 (15.48%) Business Analysis
6 45 (13.39%) DevOps
7 43 (12.80%) Workshop Facilitation
8 41 (12.20%) Change Management
9 39 (11.61%) Migration
10 36 (10.71%) Data Modelling
11 32 (9.52%) ITIL
12 29 (8.63%) Requirements Gathering
12 29 (8.63%) Risk Management
13 28 (8.33%) Scrum
13 28 (8.33%) User Stories
14 27 (8.04%) Data Analysis
14 27 (8.04%) Programme Management
14 27 (8.04%) UML
15 24 (7.14%) Converged Infrastructure
16 23 (6.85%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 31 (9.23%) SQL
2 25 (7.44%) PowerShell
3 14 (4.17%) C
4 13 (3.87%) Java
5 12 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 12 (3.57%) Python
6 9 (2.68%) C#
7 5 (1.49%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.19%) Java 8
8 4 (1.19%) VBA
9 3 (0.89%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.60%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.60%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.60%) VB
10 2 (0.60%) VBScript
11 1 (0.30%) ANSI C
11 1 (0.30%) C++
11 1 (0.30%) Korn
Qualifications
1 89 (26.49%) Security Cleared
2 54 (16.07%) SC Cleared
3 40 (11.90%) DV Cleared
4 26 (7.74%) Degree
5 14 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (3.87%) CCNP
6 13 (3.87%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (2.38%) CCNA
9 7 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.79%) EXIN
11 5 (1.49%) PMI Certification
11 5 (1.49%) PMP
12 4 (1.19%) ISEB
13 3 (0.89%) CCIE
13 3 (0.89%) CCSA
13 3 (0.89%) CFA
13 3 (0.89%) CIMA
13 3 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.65%) PMO
2 12 (3.57%) SLA
3 9 (2.68%) QA
4 6 (1.79%) COBIT
5 5 (1.49%) NIST
6 4 (1.19%) ISO 9000
6 4 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 17025
7 3 (0.89%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.89%) ISO 20022
7 3 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.60%) Basel II
8 2 (0.60%) Basel III
8 2 (0.60%) COREP
8 2 (0.60%) CRD IV
8 2 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.60%) GDPR
8 2 (0.60%) NCSC
9 1 (0.30%) MiFID
9 1 (0.30%) PMBOK
9 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (13.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (8.63%) Active Directory
3 14 (4.17%) VMware NSX
4 12 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (2.08%) vSphere
6 6 (1.79%) NFS
6 6 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (1.79%) VMFS
7 2 (0.60%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.30%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (0.30%) Docker
8 1 (0.30%) HDFS
8 1 (0.30%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.30%) LXC
8 1 (0.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (4.17%) vRealize
2 11 (3.27%) Ansible
3 8 (2.38%) vCenter Server
4 6 (1.79%) Terraform
4 6 (1.79%) vMotion
5 4 (1.19%) SCOM
5 4 (1.19%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 3 (0.89%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.89%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.60%) Avamar
7 2 (0.60%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.60%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.60%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.60%) Puppet
7 2 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 111 (33.04%) Microsoft
2 47 (13.99%) VMware
3 37 (11.01%) Cisco
4 26 (7.74%) Dell
5 21 (6.25%) SAP
6 14 (4.17%) Oracle
7 12 (3.57%) BiZZdesign
8 9 (2.68%) Adobe
8 9 (2.68%) Atlassian
8 9 (2.68%) Juniper
9 8 (2.38%) Palo Alto
9 8 (2.38%) Remedy
10 7 (2.08%) 3PAR
10 7 (2.08%) Avaya
10 7 (2.08%) HP
10 7 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (2.08%) SolarWinds
10 7 (2.08%) Sparx
11 6 (1.79%) ServiceNow
12 5 (1.49%) Aruba