Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 346 294 337
Rank change year-on-year -52 +43 -65
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 607 265 663
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.72% 0.84% 0.79%
As % of the Applications category 9.72% 11.07% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 180 467
10th Percentile £250 £260 £288
25th Percentile £350 £324 £351
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £439 £432 £425
Median % change year-on-year +1.65% +1.71% -5.56%
75th Percentile £545 £538 £500
90th Percentile £688 £635 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £409
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.98% +2.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 14
10th Percentile £18.98 £13.24 £15.81
25th Percentile £21.43 £25.53 £19.94
Median hourly rate £24.08 £54.25 £44.50
Median % change year-on-year -55.61% +21.91% +90.66%
75th Percentile £36.25 £64.50 £51.71
90th Percentile £38.75 £66.00 £66.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.08 £54.25 £35.46
% change year-on-year -55.61% +52.99% +68.66%

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 6,247 2,393 7,174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.40% 7.60% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,972 1,547 4,329
10th Percentile £153 £134 £143
25th Percentile £263 £213 £225
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £415 £375 £375
Median % change year-on-year +10.67% - +1.01%
75th Percentile £538 £497 £475
90th Percentile £625 £590 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 473 186 641
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.64 £10.81
25th Percentile £13.25 £13.29 £13.50
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57% +9.38%
75th Percentile £27.00 £34.40 £25.12
90th Percentile £44.94 £48.75 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.37 £18.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.51% +12.12% +6.45%

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 20 October 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 20 October 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for MS Visio in the UK

MS Visio
Top 18 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 20 October 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 -54 496 £443 -1.67% 82
London -71 260 £507 +12.72% 32
UK excluding London -71 259 £400 -5.88% 55
Work from Home -102 151 £475 +18.75% 8
South East -68 71 £436 -8.17% 9
North of England -46 55 £413 +13.79% 17
Midlands -50 36 £400 +26.98% 13
Scotland -67 32 £295 -15.71% 3
East of England -35 27 £390 +4.00% 8
South West -62 27 £400 -11.11% 3
North West -40 26 £400 +14.29% 9
West Midlands -46 21 £419 +56.54% 11
Yorkshire -34 19 £425 +15.25% 7
East Midlands -21 15 £245 -22.22% 2
North East +1 11 £400 - 1
Northern Ireland -1 7 £437 +53.33%
Wales - 3 £325 - 2
Isle of Man - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 319 (52.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 245 (40.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 240 (39.54%) Microsoft Office
4 233 (38.39%) Microsoft
5 231 (38.06%) Social Skills
6 210 (34.60%) Finance
7 193 (31.80%) Agile Software Development
8 139 (22.90%) Project Management
9 133 (21.91%) Analytical Skills
10 100 (16.47%) Microsoft Project
11 96 (15.82%) Requirements Gathering
12 90 (14.83%) JIRA
13 89 (14.66%) Problem-Solving
14 82 (13.51%) Business Analysis
15 79 (13.01%) Project Delivery
16 77 (12.69%) Stakeholder Management
17 75 (12.36%) SharePoint
18 71 (11.70%) Azure
19 70 (11.53%) Confluence
20 64 (10.54%) QA
21 62 (10.21%) Banking
22 61 (10.05%) Degree
23 60 (9.88%) Public Sector
24 58 (9.56%) SQL
25 56 (9.23%) Change Management
25 56 (9.23%) PMO
26 55 (9.06%) Firewall
27 53 (8.73%) GAP Analysis
27 53 (8.73%) Waterfall
28 52 (8.57%) Workshop Facilitation

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 75 (12.36%) SharePoint
2 70 (11.53%) Confluence
3 14 (2.31%) Apache
4 11 (1.81%) IIS
5 10 (1.65%) MS Exchange
5 10 (1.65%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.49%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.33%) CMS
7 2 (0.33%) Drupal
7 2 (0.33%) SAS
7 2 (0.33%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.16%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.16%) JBoss
8 1 (0.16%) nginx
8 1 (0.16%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 319 (52.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 245 (40.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 240 (39.54%) Microsoft Office
4 100 (16.47%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (1.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (1.15%) InVision
5 7 (1.15%) Sketch
6 6 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.49%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.49%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.33%) Inkscape
8 2 (0.33%) MicroStation
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle Smart View
8 2 (0.33%) ProjectWise
8 2 (0.33%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.16%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.16%) Revit
Business Applications
1 12 (1.98%) Sentinel
2 6 (0.99%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (0.82%) VisionPLUS
4 4 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.33%) Q-Pulse
5 2 (0.33%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.16%) Cerner Millennium
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.16%) Eikon
6 1 (0.16%) FLEXCUBE
6 1 (0.16%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.16%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.16%) SAP EWM
6 1 (0.16%) SAP LE
6 1 (0.16%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 71 (11.70%) Azure
2 50 (8.24%) Microsoft 365
3 40 (6.59%) AWS
4 24 (3.95%) Power Platform
5 14 (2.31%) IBM Blueworks
6 13 (2.14%) Azure Active Directory
6 13 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (1.98%) Azure Sentinel
8 11 (1.81%) GCP
8 11 (1.81%) SaaS
9 10 (1.65%) Dynamics 365
9 10 (1.65%) Lucidchart
9 10 (1.65%) PaaS
10 9 (1.48%) IaaS
11 8 (1.32%) Smartsheet
12 7 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
12 7 (1.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (0.99%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
13 6 (0.99%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 55 (9.06%) Firewall
2 28 (4.61%) BGP
3 26 (4.28%) WAN
4 23 (3.79%) SAN
5 21 (3.46%) LAN
5 21 (3.46%) NAS
6 18 (2.97%) TCP/IP
7 17 (2.80%) DNS
7 17 (2.80%) Internet
7 17 (2.80%) SSL
8 16 (2.64%) OSPF
9 15 (2.47%) VPN
9 15 (2.47%) Wireless
10 13 (2.14%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (2.14%) HTTP
11 12 (1.98%) Reverse Proxy
12 10 (1.65%) NetScaler
12 10 (1.65%) Network Security
12 10 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (1.48%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (3.46%) Power BI
1 21 (3.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (0.66%) Tableau
5 2 (0.33%) Big Data
5 2 (0.33%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.33%) Metadata
5 2 (0.33%) MS Access
5 2 (0.33%) MySQL
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.33%) QlikView
5 2 (0.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.33%) SAS EBI
6 1 (0.16%) Data Vault
6 1 (0.16%) Power Query
Development Applications
1 90 (14.83%) JIRA
2 9 (1.48%) TeamCity
3 7 (1.15%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (0.82%) GCC
4 5 (0.82%) Postman
4 5 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (0.66%) Cucumber
5 4 (0.66%) ERwin
6 3 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.33%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.33%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.16%) Artifactory
8 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.16%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.16%) RequisitePro
8 1 (0.16%) Selenium
8 1 (0.16%) Toad
8 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 231 (38.06%) Social Skills
2 210 (34.60%) Finance
3 133 (21.91%) Analytical Skills
4 62 (10.21%) Banking
5 60 (9.88%) Public Sector
6 52 (8.57%) Presentation Skills
7 44 (7.25%) Documentation Skills
8 41 (6.75%) Influencing Skills
9 36 (5.93%) Organisational Skills
10 28 (4.61%) Telecoms
11 22 (3.62%) Marketing
12 21 (3.46%) Legal
13 15 (2.47%) Investment Banking
14 14 (2.31%) Retail
15 12 (1.98%) Front Office
16 11 (1.81%) Manufacturing
17 9 (1.48%) Back Office
18 7 (1.15%) Military
19 6 (0.99%) General Ledger
20 5 (0.82%) German Language
Job Titles
1 277 (45.63%) Analyst
2 194 (31.96%) Business Analyst
3 66 (10.87%) Project Manager
4 61 (10.05%) Architect
5 31 (5.11%) IT Analyst
6 25 (4.12%) IT Business Analyst
7 24 (3.95%) Business IT Analyst
8 22 (3.62%) Solutions Architect
9 21 (3.46%) Change Analyst
10 18 (2.97%) PMO Analyst
11 17 (2.80%) Data Analyst
12 15 (2.47%) Network Engineer
12 15 (2.47%) Process Analyst
12 15 (2.47%) Senior Analyst
13 13 (2.14%) Data Business Analyst
13 13 (2.14%) Developer
13 13 (2.14%) Senior Business Analyst
13 13 (2.14%) Senior Manager
13 13 (2.14%) Senior Project Manager
13 13 (2.14%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.80%) XML
2 13 (2.14%) HTML
2 13 (2.14%) Web Services
3 12 (1.98%) 802.1X
4 9 (1.48%) FIX Protocol
5 8 (1.32%) JSON
6 7 (1.15%) CSS
6 7 (1.15%) React
7 6 (0.99%) Middleware
7 6 (0.99%) REST
8 5 (0.82%) HTML5
9 4 (0.66%) ARM Templates
9 4 (0.66%) LDAP
10 3 (0.49%) .NET
10 3 (0.49%) SailPoint
11 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.16%) OAuth
11 1 (0.16%) OpenID
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Fusion
11 1 (0.16%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.43%) Data Centre
2 36 (5.93%) Management Information System
3 25 (4.12%) User Experience
4 24 (3.95%) PMI
5 23 (3.79%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (1.98%) Clustering
6 12 (1.98%) Public Cloud
7 11 (1.81%) Derivative
8 10 (1.65%) NHS
9 9 (1.48%) Virtual Team
10 8 (1.32%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.15%) Cloud Native
12 6 (0.99%) Market Risk
13 5 (0.82%) Analytical Mindset
13 5 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.82%) Equities
13 5 (0.82%) Fixed Income
13 5 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
13 5 (0.82%) Renewable Energy
13 5 (0.82%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 38 (6.26%) Windows
2 32 (5.27%) Unix
3 22 (3.62%) Linux
4 15 (2.47%) Windows 10
5 9 (1.48%) Windows Server 2016
5 9 (1.48%) Windows Server 2019
6 8 (1.32%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.99%) Android
8 4 (0.66%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.49%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.49%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.33%) AIX
10 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.16%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (31.80%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (22.90%) Project Management
3 96 (15.82%) Requirements Gathering
4 89 (14.66%) Problem-Solving
5 82 (13.51%) Business Analysis
6 79 (13.01%) Project Delivery
7 77 (12.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 56 (9.23%) Change Management
9 53 (8.73%) GAP Analysis
9 53 (8.73%) Waterfall
10 52 (8.57%) Workshop Facilitation
11 51 (8.40%) ITIL
12 50 (8.24%) User Stories
13 48 (7.91%) PRINCE2
13 48 (7.91%) SDLC
14 47 (7.74%) Data Modelling
15 46 (7.58%) Migration
16 45 (7.41%) Business Case
16 45 (7.41%) Use Case
17 44 (7.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (9.56%) SQL
2 22 (3.62%) PowerShell
2 22 (3.62%) Python
3 17 (2.80%) C#
4 8 (1.32%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.15%) Java
6 4 (0.66%) C
6 4 (0.66%) VBA
7 3 (0.49%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.33%) Lua
8 2 (0.33%) Perl
8 2 (0.33%) TypeScript
8 2 (0.33%) VB
9 1 (0.16%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.16%) PHP
9 1 (0.16%) Ruby
9 1 (0.16%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.16%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 61 (10.05%) Degree
2 48 (7.91%) Security Cleared
3 40 (6.59%) SC Cleared
4 27 (4.45%) PMI Certification
5 24 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (3.95%) ISEB
6 18 (2.97%) CCNP
6 18 (2.97%) PMP
7 15 (2.47%) ISEB Practitioner
8 11 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
9 10 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 9 (1.48%) BPSS Clearance
10 9 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (1.32%) CCIE
11 8 (1.32%) CCNA
12 7 (1.15%) CISSP
13 6 (0.99%) DV Cleared
14 5 (0.82%) AWS Certification
14 5 (0.82%) CCDP
14 5 (0.82%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (10.54%) QA
2 56 (9.23%) PMO
3 19 (3.13%) Data Quality
4 12 (1.98%) SLA
5 11 (1.81%) MiFID
6 10 (1.65%) GDPR
7 9 (1.48%) Basel III
7 9 (1.48%) Dodd-Frank
7 9 (1.48%) EMIR
8 6 (0.99%) Accessibility
8 6 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 5 (0.82%) COREP
9 5 (0.82%) FINREP
9 5 (0.82%) IFRS
9 5 (0.82%) IFRS 9
10 3 (0.49%) ISO 20022
10 3 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.49%) SEPA
11 2 (0.33%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.33%) P3O
System Software
1 32 (5.27%) Active Directory
2 28 (4.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.81%) NFS
4 4 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.33%) OCFS2
6 2 (0.33%) Samba
6 2 (0.33%) Sendmail
6 2 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.33%) VMware NSX
6 2 (0.33%) vSphere
7 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.16%) iptables
7 1 (0.16%) KVM
7 1 (0.16%) OpenDJ
7 1 (0.16%) Postfix
7 1 (0.16%) qmail
7 1 (0.16%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.16%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 16 (2.64%) Terraform
2 13 (2.14%) Ansible
2 13 (2.14%) FortiGate
3 6 (0.99%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (0.99%) SCCM
4 4 (0.66%) Control-M
4 4 (0.66%) HP ALM
4 4 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.66%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.49%) OpenView
5 3 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.33%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.33%) HAProxy
6 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.33%) PaperCut
6 2 (0.33%) Puppet
6 2 (0.33%) SCOM
6 2 (0.33%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.33%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.16%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 233 (38.39%) Microsoft
2 40 (6.59%) Cisco
3 30 (4.94%) F5
4 28 (4.61%) Oracle
4 28 (4.61%) VMware
5 23 (3.79%) ServiceNow
6 21 (3.46%) IBM
7 19 (3.13%) CheckPoint
7 19 (3.13%) Dell
8 18 (2.97%) Citrix
9 15 (2.47%) Palo Alto
10 13 (2.14%) SAP
11 12 (1.98%) HP
11 12 (1.98%) Juniper
12 11 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (1.65%) EMC
13 10 (1.65%) Red Hat
14 9 (1.48%) Adobe
14 9 (1.48%) NetApp
15 8 (1.32%) Google