Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 330 308 333
Rank change year-on-year -22 +25 -61
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 536 291 705
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.75% 0.79% 0.77%
As % of the Applications category 10.39% 9.50% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 200 464
10th Percentile £225 £176 £250
25th Percentile £356 £314 £350
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £438 £425 £425
Median % change year-on-year +2.94% - -
75th Percentile £538 £525 £503
90th Percentile £609 £601 £623
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £405
% change year-on-year -5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 14
10th Percentile £16.63 £20.35 £15.45
25th Percentile £19.13 £20.50 £19.75
Median hourly rate £24.08 £40.00 £32.25
Median % change year-on-year -39.80% +24.03% +44.46%
75th Percentile £38.75 £43.75 £47.40
90th Percentile £51.38 £46.10 £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.08 £27.80 £22.50
% change year-on-year -13.37% +23.54% +7.02%

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 5,161 3,062 7,606
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.19% 8.34% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,117 1,843 4,573
10th Percentile £163 £145 £150
25th Percentile £270 £225 £238
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £413 £388 £375
Median % change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% +1.35%
75th Percentile £525 £500 £488
90th Percentile £613 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 447 308 639
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.46 £10.80
25th Percentile £13.25 £13.62 £13.00
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £16.60
Median % change year-on-year -5.41% +11.45% +2.26%
75th Percentile £26.38 £26.64 £25.75
90th Percentile £43.00 £43.75 £44.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.42 £17.88 £16.25
% change year-on-year -2.56% +10.00% +4.84%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -23 440 £438 +2.94% 92
UK excluding London -40 237 £400 -5.88% 63
London -7 230 £475 +14.80% 37
Work from Home -148 144 £450 +16.13% 16
South East -38 71 £430 +1.28% 15
North of England -18 49 £425 +21.43% 14
Midlands -28 35 £340 +7.94% 12
North West -19 33 £400 +6.67% 7
Scotland -41 24 £346 -10.65% 3
South West -32 23 £383 -17.30% 7
East of England 0 21 £325 -31.68% 7
West Midlands -24 21 £413 +135.71% 9
East Midlands -12 14 £275 -24.91% 3
Northern Ireland +8 11 £417 +46.32% 1
North East +1 9 £425 +226.92% 1
Yorkshire -26 8 £425 +34.92% 6
Wales -3 3 £450 - 4
Isle of Man - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 273 (50.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 229 (42.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 222 (41.42%) Microsoft
4 216 (40.30%) Microsoft Office
5 212 (39.55%) Social Skills
6 193 (36.01%) Finance
7 175 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
8 126 (23.51%) Project Management
9 117 (21.83%) Analytical Skills
10 98 (18.28%) Microsoft Project
11 88 (16.42%) Problem-Solving
12 83 (15.49%) JIRA
13 75 (13.99%) Degree
14 69 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
14 69 (12.87%) Azure
15 64 (11.94%) Security Cleared
16 63 (11.75%) Cisco
17 62 (11.57%) Requirements Gathering
17 62 (11.57%) Project Delivery
18 59 (11.01%) Confluence
19 58 (10.82%) Firewall
20 57 (10.63%) Presentation Skills
21 56 (10.45%) ITIL
21 56 (10.45%) SharePoint
21 56 (10.45%) Business Analysis
22 54 (10.07%) Migration
22 54 (10.07%) Windows
22 54 (10.07%) Change Management
23 52 (9.70%) PMO
24 50 (9.33%) WAN

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 59 (11.01%) Confluence
2 56 (10.45%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.43%) Apache
4 9 (1.68%) WebLogic
5 8 (1.49%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.31%) IIS
7 6 (1.12%) JBoss
7 6 (1.12%) MS Exchange
7 6 (1.12%) Skype for Business
7 6 (1.12%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.37%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.19%) SAS
Applications
1 273 (50.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 229 (42.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 216 (40.30%) Microsoft Office
4 98 (18.28%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (1.31%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.75%) Revit
8 3 (0.56%) OmniGraffle
9 2 (0.37%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.37%) InVision
9 2 (0.37%) MicroStation
9 2 (0.37%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.37%) ProjectWise
9 2 (0.37%) Sketch
9 2 (0.37%) SOLIDWORKS
10 1 (0.19%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.19%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 5 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.75%) VisionPLUS
3 3 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.56%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.56%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (0.56%) Sentinel
4 2 (0.37%) Q-Pulse
4 2 (0.37%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.37%) Workday HCM
5 1 (0.19%) Actimize
5 1 (0.19%) Demantra
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) Eikon
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.19%) SAP IBP
5 1 (0.19%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.19%) SAP MDG-S
5 1 (0.19%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 69 (12.87%) Azure
2 41 (7.65%) AWS
3 36 (6.72%) Microsoft 365
4 12 (2.24%) Dynamics 365
4 12 (2.24%) GCP
4 12 (2.24%) Power Platform
5 11 (2.05%) IBM Blueworks
6 10 (1.87%) OneDrive
7 9 (1.68%) Azure Active Directory
7 9 (1.68%) SaaS
7 9 (1.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (1.12%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 5 (0.93%) IaaS
9 5 (0.93%) Lucidchart
9 5 (0.93%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 5 (0.93%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 5 (0.93%) SuccessFactors
10 4 (0.75%) Azure Cosmos DB
10 4 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.75%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 58 (10.82%) Firewall
2 50 (9.33%) WAN
3 47 (8.77%) LAN
4 32 (5.97%) VPN
5 29 (5.41%) TCP/IP
6 24 (4.48%) DNS
7 23 (4.29%) Internet
8 20 (3.73%) Network Security
8 20 (3.73%) SAN
9 19 (3.54%) SSL
10 17 (3.17%) Wireless
11 16 (2.99%) BGP
12 14 (2.61%) DHCP
13 13 (2.43%) Cisco ASA
13 13 (2.43%) IPsec
13 13 (2.43%) MPLS
13 13 (2.43%) OSPF
13 13 (2.43%) VLAN
14 12 (2.24%) Cisco Firepower
15 10 (1.87%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.05%) Power BI
3 8 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (1.31%) Azure SQL Database
4 7 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (1.31%) Tableau
5 6 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (0.93%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.75%) MS Access
7 4 (0.75%) QlikView
8 3 (0.56%) Metadata
9 2 (0.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (0.37%) Big Data
9 2 (0.37%) BigQuery
9 2 (0.37%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.37%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (0.37%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 83 (15.49%) JIRA
2 4 (0.75%) ERwin
2 4 (0.75%) Postman
2 4 (0.75%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (0.56%) Axure RP
3 3 (0.56%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.37%) GCC
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.19%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.19%) CA Release Automation
5 1 (0.19%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.19%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.19%) Toad
5 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 212 (39.55%) Social Skills
2 193 (36.01%) Finance
3 117 (21.83%) Analytical Skills
4 57 (10.63%) Presentation Skills
5 48 (8.96%) Banking
6 43 (8.02%) Public Sector
7 35 (6.53%) Documentation Skills
8 30 (5.60%) Legal
9 26 (4.85%) Organisational Skills
9 26 (4.85%) Telecoms
10 25 (4.66%) Influencing Skills
11 18 (3.36%) Retail
12 13 (2.43%) Manufacturing
13 10 (1.87%) Back Office
14 7 (1.31%) Marketing
15 6 (1.12%) Front Office
16 5 (0.93%) Billing
16 5 (0.93%) Investment Banking
17 4 (0.75%) Corporate Banking
17 4 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 221 (41.23%) Analyst
2 147 (27.43%) Business Analyst
3 70 (13.06%) Architect
4 45 (8.40%) Project Manager
5 25 (4.66%) Network Engineer
6 21 (3.92%) IT Analyst
7 18 (3.36%) Business IT Analyst
7 18 (3.36%) IT Business Analyst
8 17 (3.17%) Consultant
9 16 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
10 14 (2.61%) Process Analyst
11 13 (2.43%) Data Analyst
11 13 (2.43%) Developer
12 12 (2.24%) Network Architect
13 11 (2.05%) Agile Business Analyst
13 11 (2.05%) Data Business Analyst
13 11 (2.05%) Financial Analyst
13 11 (2.05%) PMO Analyst
13 11 (2.05%) Security Architect
13 11 (2.05%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.36%) 802.1X
2 14 (2.61%) Web Services
3 11 (2.05%) Middleware
4 10 (1.87%) XML
5 9 (1.68%) HTML
6 8 (1.49%) JSON
7 6 (1.12%) Express
7 6 (1.12%) React
8 5 (0.93%) .NET
8 5 (0.93%) HTML5
8 5 (0.93%) REST
9 4 (0.75%) LDAP
9 4 (0.75%) YAML
10 3 (0.56%) .NET Core
11 2 (0.37%) SAML
12 1 (0.19%) AngularJS
12 1 (0.19%) CSS
12 1 (0.19%) J2EE
12 1 (0.19%) MDX
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 48 (8.96%) Data Centre
2 37 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 28 (5.22%) User Experience
4 15 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (2.43%) NHS
6 12 (2.24%) Clustering
7 11 (2.05%) PMI
8 10 (1.87%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.87%) Virtual Team
9 9 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.31%) PKI
11 6 (1.12%) Private Cloud
12 5 (0.93%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.75%) Cloud Native
13 4 (0.75%) CMDB
13 4 (0.75%) Driving Licence
13 4 (0.75%) Enterprise Cloud
13 4 (0.75%) Equities
13 4 (0.75%) Renewable Energy
14 3 (0.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 54 (10.07%) Windows
2 31 (5.78%) Linux
3 17 (3.17%) Unix
3 17 (3.17%) Windows Server
4 15 (2.80%) Windows 10
5 6 (1.12%) Windows Server 2016
5 6 (1.12%) Windows Server 2019
6 5 (0.93%) Android
6 5 (0.93%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.56%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.37%) CatOS
8 2 (0.37%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.37%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.19%) CentOS
9 1 (0.19%) SUSE
9 1 (0.19%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (23.51%) Project Management
3 88 (16.42%) Problem-Solving
4 69 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 62 (11.57%) Project Delivery
5 62 (11.57%) Requirements Gathering
6 56 (10.45%) Business Analysis
6 56 (10.45%) ITIL
7 54 (10.07%) Change Management
7 54 (10.07%) Migration
8 46 (8.58%) Business Case
8 46 (8.58%) PRINCE2
9 45 (8.40%) User Acceptance Testing
10 41 (7.65%) Waterfall
11 37 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
11 37 (6.90%) User Stories
12 36 (6.72%) Continuous Improvement
12 36 (6.72%) SDLC
13 35 (6.53%) DevOps
13 35 (6.53%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 45 (8.40%) SQL
2 16 (2.99%) PowerShell
3 12 (2.24%) Python
4 8 (1.49%) C#
5 7 (1.31%) C
6 6 (1.12%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.75%) VBA
8 3 (0.56%) Java
9 2 (0.37%) PHP
9 2 (0.37%) TypeScript
9 2 (0.37%) VB
10 1 (0.19%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.19%) Delphi
10 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.19%) Ruby
10 1 (0.19%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (13.99%) Degree
2 64 (11.94%) Security Cleared
3 48 (8.96%) SC Cleared
4 39 (7.28%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (6.53%) CCNP
6 21 (3.92%) CCNA
6 21 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
7 19 (3.54%) ISEB
8 18 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (3.17%) DV Cleared
10 15 (2.80%) PMI Certification
11 14 (2.61%) PMP
12 13 (2.43%) ISEB Practitioner
12 13 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (1.68%) CCIE
13 9 (1.68%) Master's Degree
14 8 (1.49%) CISSP
15 7 (1.31%) BPSS Clearance
15 7 (1.31%) CCSA
15 7 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (9.70%) PMO
2 39 (7.28%) QA
3 16 (2.99%) Data Quality
3 16 (2.99%) SLA
4 7 (1.31%) GDPR
4 7 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.75%) Accessibility
5 4 (0.75%) Basel III
5 4 (0.75%) IFRS
6 3 (0.56%) ISO 20022
6 3 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (0.56%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.56%) SEPA
7 2 (0.37%) COREP
7 2 (0.37%) FINREP
7 2 (0.37%) IFRS 9
7 2 (0.37%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 17025
7 2 (0.37%) ITGC
7 2 (0.37%) MiFID
System Software
1 44 (8.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (5.04%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.87%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.31%) NFS
5 4 (0.75%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.56%) Docker
6 3 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.56%) VMware NSX
7 2 (0.37%) Firmware
7 2 (0.37%) KVM
7 2 (0.37%) LXC
7 2 (0.37%) ProxySG
7 2 (0.37%) Samba
7 2 (0.37%) vSphere
7 2 (0.37%) XenApp
8 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.19%) qmail
8 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (3.36%) Ansible
2 8 (1.49%) SCCM
3 6 (1.12%) HP NNM
4 5 (0.93%) FortiGate
4 5 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (0.93%) SCOM
5 4 (0.75%) Control-M
5 4 (0.75%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
6 3 (0.56%) HP ALM
6 3 (0.56%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.56%) SCVMM
6 3 (0.56%) Terraform
7 2 (0.37%) HAProxy
7 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.37%) Nessus
7 2 (0.37%) PaperCut
7 2 (0.37%) Puppet
7 2 (0.37%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 222 (41.42%) Microsoft
2 63 (11.75%) Cisco
3 44 (8.21%) VMware
4 35 (6.53%) F5
5 27 (5.04%) CheckPoint
6 26 (4.85%) Oracle
7 24 (4.48%) SAP
8 19 (3.54%) ServiceNow
9 18 (3.36%) Citrix
9 18 (3.36%) Palo Alto
10 17 (3.17%) HP
10 17 (3.17%) Juniper
11 11 (2.05%) Aruba
11 11 (2.05%) Dell
11 11 (2.05%) Fortinet
12 9 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
12 9 (1.68%) TippingPoint
13 8 (1.49%) Atlassian
14 7 (1.31%) Red Hat
15 6 (1.12%) Riverbed