Period
to 1 April 2020

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 1 April 2020 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
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 267 307 249
Rank change year-on-year +40 -58 -19
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 570 815 1,091
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.92% 0.85% 1.07%
As % of the Applications category 10.65% 9.97% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 528 731
Median daily rate £425 £425 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.30% +8.75%
10th Percentile £200 £250 £263
90th Percentile £575 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 22 27
Median hourly rate £30.00 £41.92 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.43% +52.42% -21.43%
10th Percentile £18.00 £23.54 £20.00
90th Percentile £49.19 £47.50 £44.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £34.00 £33.25
% change year-on-year -22.06% +2.26% +15.65%

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 5,351 8,171 8,981
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.61% 8.48% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,014 4,805 5,450
Median daily rate £350 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £136 £143 £145
90th Percentile £550 £569 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £338
% change year-on-year -7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 600 673 781
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.21 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.08% +1.28% +3.23%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.58 £10.50
90th Percentile £42.53 £42.95 £37.50
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.98 £15.00
% change year-on-year +9.51% +6.53% -

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 1 April 2020.

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 1 April 2020.

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 1 April 2020. 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 +44 503 £425 - 76
UK excluding London +69 396 £425 +6.25% 45
London +11 161 £450 -1.42% 34
South East +69 129 £400 -5.88% 16
South West +63 79 £501 +17.94% 11
North of England +17 70 £388 +10.71% 8
Scotland +26 47 £473 +15.95% 2
North West +23 38 £400 +40.35% 5
East of England +21 35 £430 -8.99% 3
Midlands +58 30 £338 +3.05% 6
Yorkshire +17 23 £313 -21.88% 2
West Midlands +39 17 £225 -30.77% 4
East Midlands +41 13 £370 -1.33% 2
Work from Home -1 11 £450 +5.88% 3
North East +23 9 £390 +20.00% 1
Wales +15 7 £418 +15.97%
Channel Islands - 2 £385 -

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, 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.

1 256 (44.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 201 (35.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 200 (35.09%) Microsoft
4 187 (32.81%) Microsoft Office
5 136 (23.86%) Agile Software Development
6 131 (22.98%) Project Management
7 122 (21.40%) Microsoft Project
8 112 (19.65%) Problem-Solving
9 108 (18.95%) Analytical Skills
10 105 (18.42%) Finance
11 100 (17.54%) Windows
12 84 (14.74%) Active Directory
13 82 (14.39%) Migration
14 76 (13.33%) SharePoint
15 71 (12.46%) Public Sector
16 70 (12.28%) Business Analysis
17 69 (12.11%) JIRA
18 68 (11.93%) Azure
19 67 (11.75%) Stakeholder Management
20 61 (10.70%) Security Cleared
21 58 (10.18%) DevOps
21 58 (10.18%) SQL
22 52 (9.12%) Scrum
23 51 (8.95%) Windows Server
24 47 (8.25%) ITIL
25 43 (7.54%) Confluence
25 43 (7.54%) Project Delivery
26 42 (7.37%) Change Management
26 42 (7.37%) CRM
27 41 (7.19%) Telecoms

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 76 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 43 (7.54%) Confluence
3 28 (4.91%) MS Exchange
4 25 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2003
4 25 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (2.28%) CMS
6 11 (1.93%) Skype for Business
7 7 (1.23%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.05%) IBM Notes
9 4 (0.70%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.53%) JBoss
11 1 (0.18%) Apache
11 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.18%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.18%) Headless CMS
11 1 (0.18%) IIS
11 1 (0.18%) Luigi
11 1 (0.18%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 256 (44.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 201 (35.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 187 (32.81%) Microsoft Office
4 122 (21.40%) Microsoft Project
5 30 (5.26%) OmniGraffle
6 25 (4.39%) Acrobat
7 17 (2.98%) Spreadsheet
8 16 (2.81%) Sketch
9 4 (0.70%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.70%) InVision
10 3 (0.53%) Adobe XD
11 2 (0.35%) Photoshop
12 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.18%) Figma
12 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 33 (5.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (4.74%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.35%) Infor SunSystems
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.35%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 1 (0.18%) Global One
4 1 (0.18%) Maximo
4 1 (0.18%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.18%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.18%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.18%) SystmOne
4 1 (0.18%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.18%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 68 (11.93%) Azure
2 37 (6.49%) Office 365
2 37 (6.49%) Power Platform
3 29 (5.09%) Dynamics 365
4 21 (3.68%) Azure Active Directory
4 21 (3.68%) Serverless
5 18 (3.16%) Microsoft Flow
5 18 (3.16%) PowerApps
6 17 (2.98%) Azure Functions
6 17 (2.98%) SaaS
7 14 (2.46%) AWS
8 9 (1.58%) OneDrive
9 6 (1.05%) Lucidchart
10 4 (0.70%) IaaS
10 4 (0.70%) Slack
11 3 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.53%) IBM Blueworks
12 2 (0.35%) GCP
12 2 (0.35%) Smartsheet
12 2 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 38 (6.67%) VPN
2 33 (5.79%) Internet
3 30 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
4 27 (4.74%) WebEx
5 24 (4.21%) Firewall
5 24 (4.21%) LAN
6 23 (4.04%) WAN
7 14 (2.46%) Skype
8 13 (2.28%) DNS
9 12 (2.11%) DHCP
9 12 (2.11%) MPLS
10 11 (1.93%) Wireless
11 10 (1.75%) OSPF
11 10 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
12 9 (1.58%) BGP
12 9 (1.58%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (1.58%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (1.58%) TCP/IP
13 8 (1.40%) Network Security
13 8 (1.40%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (6.49%) Power BI
2 34 (5.96%) SQL Server
3 20 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (2.81%) MongoDB
6 15 (2.63%) NoSQL
7 10 (1.75%) GIS
8 7 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.23%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.88%) Big Data
10 4 (0.70%) Adabas
10 4 (0.70%) Amazon Redshift
10 4 (0.70%) Data Mining
10 4 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.53%) Amazon Athena
11 3 (0.53%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.53%) QGIS
11 3 (0.53%) QlikView
12 2 (0.35%) Data Lake
12 2 (0.35%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 69 (12.11%) JIRA
2 28 (4.91%) Visual Studio
3 14 (2.46%) NUnit
4 10 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (1.23%) Balsamiq
5 7 (1.23%) ClearQuest
6 6 (1.05%) Axure RP
7 4 (0.70%) ERwin
8 3 (0.53%) AdminStudio
8 3 (0.53%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.53%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.35%) AutoIt
10 1 (0.18%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.18%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.18%) ER Studio
10 1 (0.18%) GitLab
10 1 (0.18%) JIRA Agile
10 1 (0.18%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.18%) VersionOne
General
1 105 (18.42%) Finance
2 71 (12.46%) Public Sector
3 41 (7.19%) Telecoms
4 22 (3.86%) Retail
5 20 (3.51%) Law
6 18 (3.16%) Banking
7 14 (2.46%) Marketing
8 12 (2.11%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.93%) Publishing
10 10 (1.75%) Legal
11 9 (1.58%) General Ledger
12 8 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
13 7 (1.23%) Military
14 6 (1.05%) Electronics
15 5 (0.88%) Back Office
15 5 (0.88%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.70%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.70%) Front Office
16 4 (0.70%) Police
17 3 (0.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 191 (33.51%) Analyst
2 113 (19.82%) Business Analyst
3 62 (10.88%) Architect
4 43 (7.54%) Project Manager
5 39 (6.84%) Process Analyst
6 30 (5.26%) Designer
7 22 (3.86%) Developer
8 18 (3.16%) Consultant
8 18 (3.16%) Senior Analyst
8 18 (3.16%) Solutions Architect
9 17 (2.98%) Business Process Analyst
9 17 (2.98%) Fibre Planner
10 16 (2.81%) CRM Architect
10 16 (2.81%) Dynamics CRM Architect
10 16 (2.81%) Network Engineer
11 14 (2.46%) Help Desk Support
12 13 (2.28%) .NET Developer
12 13 (2.28%) Agile Business Analyst
12 13 (2.28%) Test Analyst
12 13 (2.28%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.21%) .NET
2 12 (2.11%) XML
3 10 (1.75%) Web Services
4 7 (1.23%) HTML
5 6 (1.05%) SOAP
6 5 (0.88%) REST
7 4 (0.70%) AngularJS
7 4 (0.70%) Kafka
7 4 (0.70%) Middleware
8 3 (0.53%) Apache NiFi
8 3 (0.53%) CSS
8 3 (0.53%) JSON
8 3 (0.53%) Rendezvous
9 2 (0.35%) 802.1X
9 2 (0.35%) Gherkin
10 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.18%) jQuery
10 1 (0.18%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.18%) React
10 1 (0.18%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 108 (18.95%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (4.91%) User Experience
3 24 (4.21%) Blackberry
3 24 (4.21%) PDA
3 24 (4.21%) Self-Motivation
4 21 (3.68%) Data Centre
5 20 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.46%) Fibre Optics
6 14 (2.46%) NHS
7 7 (1.23%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.05%) Driving Licence
8 6 (1.05%) Robotics
9 5 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (0.88%) iPad
9 5 (0.88%) Mobile App
9 5 (0.88%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.70%) CMDB
11 3 (0.53%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.53%) FMCG
11 3 (0.53%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 100 (17.54%) Windows
2 51 (8.95%) Windows Server
3 40 (7.02%) Windows 7
4 39 (6.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (5.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (4.74%) Windows XP
7 25 (4.39%) Windows 2000
7 25 (4.39%) Windows Vista
8 22 (3.86%) Linux
9 20 (3.51%) Windows 10
10 10 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.88%) Android
11 5 (0.88%) Solaris
12 4 (0.70%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.70%) Unix
12 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2016
13 3 (0.53%) AIX
13 3 (0.53%) VMS
14 2 (0.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (23.86%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (22.98%) Project Management
3 112 (19.65%) Problem-Solving
4 82 (14.39%) Migration
5 70 (12.28%) Business Analysis
6 67 (11.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 58 (10.18%) DevOps
8 52 (9.12%) Scrum
9 47 (8.25%) ITIL
10 43 (7.54%) Project Delivery
11 42 (7.37%) Change Management
11 42 (7.37%) CRM
12 38 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
13 37 (6.49%) PRINCE2
14 36 (6.32%) Workshop Facilitation
15 34 (5.96%) Analytics
16 33 (5.79%) ITSM
16 33 (5.79%) User Stories
17 31 (5.44%) ArchiMate
17 31 (5.44%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (10.18%) SQL
2 19 (3.33%) C
2 19 (3.33%) C#
3 18 (3.16%) VBA
4 17 (2.98%) PowerShell
5 14 (2.46%) Python
6 11 (1.93%) Java
7 10 (1.75%) JavaScript
8 9 (1.58%) VB
9 7 (1.23%) VBScript
10 4 (0.70%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.70%) C++
10 4 (0.70%) JCL
10 4 (0.70%) Natural
10 4 (0.70%) Ruby
10 4 (0.70%) Scala
10 4 (0.70%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.35%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.18%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 61 (10.70%) Security Cleared
2 33 (5.79%) SC Cleared
3 30 (5.26%) Degree
4 22 (3.86%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (3.68%) DV Cleared
6 16 (2.81%) CCNP
7 12 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
8 9 (1.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (1.40%) ISEB
10 7 (1.23%) CCNA
11 6 (1.05%) MCSA
11 6 (1.05%) MCSE
11 6 (1.05%) PMI Certification
11 6 (1.05%) PMP
11 6 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
13 4 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (0.53%) IIBA
14 3 (0.53%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.49%) PMO
2 14 (2.46%) QA
3 7 (1.23%) SLA
4 3 (0.53%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.53%) GxP
4 3 (0.53%) P3O
5 2 (0.35%) GDPR
5 2 (0.35%) IFRS
5 2 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.18%) Basel II
6 1 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.18%) HL7
6 1 (0.18%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 17025
6 1 (0.18%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.18%) NCSC
6 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.18%) PSD2
System Software
1 84 (14.74%) Active Directory
2 34 (5.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.63%) vSphere
4 10 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (1.40%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (1.40%) XenApp
6 5 (0.88%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (0.88%) VMware NSX
7 4 (0.70%) NFS
7 4 (0.70%) Terminal Server
7 4 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.53%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.35%) Docker
9 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.35%) vCloud
9 2 (0.35%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.18%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.18%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 29 (5.09%) SCCM
2 26 (4.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 25 (4.39%) ServiceCenter
4 10 (1.75%) NetBackup
5 9 (1.58%) SCOM
6 7 (1.23%) Ansible
7 5 (0.88%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.70%) vCenter Server
8 4 (0.70%) WSUS
9 3 (0.53%) Nessus
9 3 (0.53%) Terraform
9 3 (0.53%) vRealize
9 3 (0.53%) WhatsUp Gold
10 2 (0.35%) HP NNM
10 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (0.35%) Nagios
10 2 (0.35%) Netcool
10 2 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.35%) PowerCLI
10 2 (0.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 200 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.02%) Cisco
3 36 (6.32%) Remedy
4 35 (6.14%) HP
5 34 (5.96%) VMware
6 31 (5.44%) SAP
6 31 (5.44%) Sparx
7 30 (5.26%) Adobe
8 26 (4.56%) Bomgar
9 25 (4.39%) Peregrine
10 20 (3.51%) Oracle
11 14 (2.46%) Atlassian
12 13 (2.28%) Citrix
12 13 (2.28%) IBM
12 13 (2.28%) ServiceNow
13 11 (1.93%) BT
14 9 (1.58%) Casewise
14 9 (1.58%) CheckPoint
15 8 (1.40%) Automation Anywhere
15 8 (1.40%) Salesforce.com