Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 215 224 172
Rank change year-on-year +9 -52 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 1171 1322 1621
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.22% 1.22% 1.43%
As % of the Applications category 13.93% 13.14% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 758 888 1054
UK median daily rate £400 £393 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.91% -1.88% +3.23%
10th Percentile £228 £250 £250
90th Percentile £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 44 68
UK median hourly rate £40.01 £22.50 £24.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.80% -8.39% +22.80%
10th Percentile £15.00 £9.31 £14.68
90th Percentile £50.60 £47.50 £47.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year +4.17% +11.37% +26.24%

MS Visio is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8406 10058 12194
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.77% 9.27% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4917 5959 6888
UK median daily rate £355 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.19% - +3.85%
10th Percentile £150 £150 £155
90th Percentile £550 £525 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +3.13% -1.54% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 686 898 1179
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £10.05 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £42.51 £38.75 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79% -3.33%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +7 1086 £400 - 90
UK excluding London -1 615 £375 - 64
London +3 528 £425 +3.03% 38
South East -4 217 £400 -4.76% 23
North of England +75 110 £372 +8.77% 10
Midlands +6 95 £375 +1.35% 10
East of England +1 79 £400 -5.88% 5
West Midlands +8 64 £375 -1.32% 5
South West -4 59 £388 +10.64% 4
Yorkshire +42 56 £320 -16.07% 4
Scotland -14 51 £357 -4.87% 10
North West +27 38 £380 +22.58% 4
East Midlands -8 27 £388 +10.71% 5
North East +53 16 £385 -21.43% 2
Wales +1 10 £342 +2.86% 1
Northern Ireland -55 4 £403 +34.17% 1

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 511 (43.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 461 (39.37%) Microsoft
3 435 (37.15%) Microsoft Office
4 361 (30.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 360 (30.74%) Finance
6 271 (23.14%) Project Management
7 269 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
8 262 (22.37%) Microsoft Project
9 236 (20.15%) Analytical Skills
10 211 (18.02%) Business Analysis
11 152 (12.98%) SQL
12 151 (12.89%) Stakeholder Management
13 150 (12.81%) Banking
14 149 (12.72%) PRINCE2
15 139 (11.87%) SharePoint
16 137 (11.70%) Degree
17 130 (11.10%) ITIL
18 125 (10.67%) Windows
19 120 (10.25%) Change Management
19 120 (10.25%) PMO
20 112 (9.56%) Migration
21 95 (8.11%) Security Cleared
22 83 (7.09%) BPMN
22 83 (7.09%) Scrum
23 82 (7.00%) Workflow
23 82 (7.00%) Data Modelling
23 82 (7.00%) User Acceptance Testing
24 81 (6.92%) Use Case
24 81 (6.92%) SDLC
25 80 (6.83%) Oracle

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
1 139 (11.87%) SharePoint
2 39 (3.33%) Confluence
3 25 (2.13%) CMS
4 17 (1.45%) MS Project Server
5 16 (1.37%) Documentum
6 15 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
6 15 (1.28%) Skype for Business
7 13 (1.11%) SAS
8 12 (1.02%) MS Exchange
9 10 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (0.60%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (0.43%) Apache
13 5 (0.43%) IIS
14 4 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
14 4 (0.34%) JBoss
14 4 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
15 3 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 511 (43.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 435 (37.15%) Microsoft Office
3 361 (30.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 262 (22.37%) Microsoft Project
5 20 (1.71%) Photoshop
5 20 (1.71%) Spreadsheet
6 16 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
7 9 (0.77%) Acrobat
7 9 (0.77%) OmniGraffle
8 6 (0.51%) AutoCAD
8 6 (0.51%) PaintShop Pro
9 5 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (0.43%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.17%) InVision
10 2 (0.17%) Snagit
11 1 (0.085%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.085%) InDesign
11 1 (0.085%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 30 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.94%) Maximo
3 9 (0.77%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
4 7 (0.60%) Markit EDM
4 7 (0.60%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.51%) Primavera
6 5 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.34%) CA PPM
7 4 (0.34%) SAP CRM
7 4 (0.34%) Teamcenter
8 3 (0.26%) Bloomberg TOMS
8 3 (0.26%) Eagle PACE
8 3 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.26%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.26%) SAP HR
8 3 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.17%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 39 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (2.73%) Office 365
3 27 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (2.31%) IBM Blueworks
4 9 (0.77%) Yammer
5 7 (0.60%) SaaS
6 6 (0.51%) G Suite
7 5 (0.43%) Trello
8 4 (0.34%) Slack
8 4 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
9 3 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.26%) GitHub
9 3 (0.26%) Google Drive
9 3 (0.26%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.085%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.085%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.085%) PaaS
11 1 (0.085%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 62 (5.29%) Firewall
2 36 (3.07%) WAN
3 30 (2.56%) LAN
4 24 (2.05%) VPN
5 23 (1.96%) BGP
5 23 (1.96%) MPLS
6 22 (1.88%) Cisco ASA
6 22 (1.88%) EIGRP
6 22 (1.88%) TCP/IP
7 20 (1.71%) DNS
8 18 (1.54%) DHCP
9 16 (1.37%) Network Security
9 16 (1.37%) SAN
10 15 (1.28%) Internet
10 15 (1.28%) Wireshark
11 14 (1.20%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 14 (1.20%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 14 (1.20%) SNMP
11 14 (1.20%) VoIP
12 13 (1.11%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (4.18%) SQL Server
2 43 (3.67%) Relational Database
3 30 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
6 12 (1.02%) Data Mining
6 12 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (0.94%) Big Data
8 10 (0.85%) Power BI
8 10 (0.85%) SAP BW
9 9 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (0.60%) DB2
10 7 (0.60%) MS Access
10 7 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (0.51%) MySQL
12 5 (0.43%) Blockchain
12 5 (0.43%) QlikView
13 4 (0.34%) OLTP
13 4 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 62 (5.29%) JIRA
2 18 (1.54%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 16 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (1.28%) Axure RP
5 12 (1.02%) Jenkins
6 8 (0.68%) Maven
7 7 (0.60%) Git (software)
7 7 (0.60%) Gradle
7 7 (0.60%) JUnit
7 7 (0.60%) Visual Studio
7 7 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (0.51%) Dreamweaver
8 6 (0.51%) IntelliJ
8 6 (0.51%) NetBeans
8 6 (0.51%) Rational Rose
9 4 (0.34%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.34%) JIRA Agile
10 3 (0.26%) Artifactory
10 3 (0.26%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.26%) TeamCity
General
1 360 (30.74%) Finance
2 150 (12.81%) Banking
3 58 (4.95%) Retail
4 48 (4.10%) Legal
5 43 (3.67%) Telecoms
6 37 (3.16%) Marketing
7 31 (2.65%) Back Office
8 29 (2.48%) Investment Banking
9 21 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 21 (1.79%) Publishing
9 21 (1.79%) Retail Banking
10 20 (1.71%) Front Office
11 19 (1.62%) Manufacturing
12 16 (1.37%) Law
13 12 (1.02%) Advertising
14 9 (0.77%) Billing
15 7 (0.60%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.51%) Automotive
16 6 (0.51%) Military
17 5 (0.43%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 524 (44.75%) Analyst
2 337 (28.78%) Business Analyst
3 107 (9.14%) Project Manager
4 76 (6.49%) Architect
5 45 (3.84%) Process Analyst
6 39 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
7 35 (2.99%) Consultant
8 34 (2.90%) Data Analyst
9 31 (2.65%) Author
9 31 (2.65%) Developer
10 30 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
11 28 (2.39%) PMO Analyst
12 27 (2.31%) Network Engineer
12 27 (2.31%) Service Analyst
12 27 (2.31%) Workflow Analyst
13 25 (2.13%) Financial Analyst
13 25 (2.13%) Technical Author
14 24 (2.05%) Coordinator
14 24 (2.05%) IT Analyst
15 23 (1.96%) Pensions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (3.67%) HTML
2 38 (3.25%) Web Services
3 37 (3.16%) CSS
4 36 (3.07%) XML
5 21 (1.79%) .NET
6 20 (1.71%) HTML5
7 17 (1.45%) jQuery
8 16 (1.37%) CSS3
8 16 (1.37%) Middleware
9 13 (1.11%) Ajax
9 13 (1.11%) AngularJS
9 13 (1.11%) REST
9 13 (1.11%) SOAP
10 12 (1.02%) RESTful
11 11 (0.94%) J2EE
12 10 (0.85%) COM
12 10 (0.85%) Node.js
13 8 (0.68%) WebCenter
14 7 (0.60%) JSON
14 7 (0.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 236 (20.15%) Analytical Skills
2 74 (6.32%) Management Information System
3 70 (5.98%) Data Centre
4 52 (4.44%) User Experience
5 36 (3.07%) PMI
6 21 (1.79%) Computer Science
7 20 (1.71%) Virtual Team
8 19 (1.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 15 (1.28%) Data Structures
10 14 (1.20%) Credit Risk
11 10 (0.85%) IVR
12 9 (0.77%) STB
13 8 (0.68%) Fixed Income
13 8 (0.68%) Mainframe
14 7 (0.60%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.60%) Derivative
14 7 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
14 7 (0.60%) Equities
14 7 (0.60%) Reference Data
14 7 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 125 (10.67%) Windows
2 53 (4.53%) Unix
3 39 (3.33%) Linux
4 33 (2.82%) Windows Server
5 19 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (1.11%) Windows 7
8 11 (0.94%) Windows 10
9 10 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (0.77%) SUSE
11 7 (0.60%) Android
11 7 (0.60%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.51%) AIX
12 6 (0.51%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.34%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.26%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.26%) OS/390
14 3 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.17%) Solaris
15 2 (0.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (23.14%) Project Management
2 269 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
3 211 (18.02%) Business Analysis
4 151 (12.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 149 (12.72%) PRINCE2
6 130 (11.10%) ITIL
7 120 (10.25%) Change Management
8 112 (9.56%) Migration
9 83 (7.09%) BPMN
9 83 (7.09%) Scrum
10 82 (7.00%) Data Modelling
10 82 (7.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 82 (7.00%) Workflow
11 81 (6.92%) SDLC
11 81 (6.92%) Use Case
12 78 (6.66%) UML
13 73 (6.23%) CRM
14 71 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
15 68 (5.81%) ERP
15 68 (5.81%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 152 (12.98%) SQL
2 28 (2.39%) JavaScript
3 25 (2.13%) Java
4 22 (1.88%) VBA
5 14 (1.20%) C
5 14 (1.20%) T-SQL
6 10 (0.85%) C#
7 7 (0.60%) C++
8 6 (0.51%) Python
9 5 (0.43%) VB
10 4 (0.34%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 3 (0.26%) Apex Code
11 3 (0.26%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.26%) R
12 2 (0.17%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.17%) XQuery
13 1 (0.085%) COBOL
13 1 (0.085%) Perl
13 1 (0.085%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.085%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 137 (11.70%) Degree
2 95 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 78 (6.66%) SC Cleared
4 51 (4.36%) PMI Certification
5 49 (4.18%) Cisco Certification
6 40 (3.42%) CCNP
7 33 (2.82%) PMP
8 28 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (1.79%) ISEB
10 19 (1.62%) CCNA
10 19 (1.62%) MCSE
11 15 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 13 (1.11%) IIBA
13 11 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
13 11 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (0.85%) CCIE
14 10 (0.85%) CISSP
14 10 (0.85%) DV Cleared
14 10 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 9 (0.77%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (10.25%) PMO
2 67 (5.72%) QA
3 43 (3.67%) SLA
4 26 (2.22%) Data Quality
5 20 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 17 (1.45%) MiFID
7 14 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
7 14 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 13 (1.11%) Basel II
9 12 (1.02%) GDPR
10 8 (0.68%) IFRS
10 8 (0.68%) IFRS 9
10 8 (0.68%) P3O
10 8 (0.68%) PCI DSS
11 7 (0.60%) COBIT
12 6 (0.51%) ISO 9001
13 5 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 4 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
14 4 (0.34%) FATCA
14 4 (0.34%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 43 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (3.42%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.20%) Hyper-V
4 13 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.43%) vSphere
7 4 (0.34%) Firmware
7 4 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.17%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.085%) Docker
9 1 (0.085%) HDFS
9 1 (0.085%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.085%) PowerHA
9 1 (0.085%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 18 (1.54%) SCCM
2 17 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 14 (1.20%) SCOM
4 13 (1.11%) FortiGate
5 10 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
5 10 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.51%) HP UCMDB
6 6 (0.51%) OPNET
7 5 (0.43%) SCVMM
8 4 (0.34%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (0.26%) Nagios
9 3 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.26%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.26%) Tivoli NetView
10 2 (0.17%) AirWatch
10 2 (0.17%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.17%) SmoothWall
10 2 (0.17%) vCenter Server
10 2 (0.17%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 461 (39.37%) Microsoft
2 80 (6.83%) Oracle
3 72 (6.15%) Cisco
4 64 (5.47%) SAP
5 56 (4.78%) HP
5 56 (4.78%) IBM
6 43 (3.67%) VMware
7 30 (2.56%) Adobe
8 29 (2.48%) F5
9 27 (2.31%) Fortinet
10 21 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
11 20 (1.71%) Dell
11 20 (1.71%) Juniper
12 18 (1.54%) SolarWinds
13 15 (1.28%) Avaya
13 15 (1.28%) Red Hat
14 14 (1.20%) CA
14 14 (1.20%) CA Agile Central
14 14 (1.20%) CheckPoint
15 13 (1.11%) Remedy