Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 212 185
Rank change year-on-year -4 -27 -20
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 1177 1328 1565
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.18% 1.25% 1.38%
As % of the Applications category 13.49% 13.67% 13.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 773 856 1000
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.31% +3.57%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £249
90th Percentile £563 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +3.33% +2.74% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 47 70
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £21.96
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% +2.48% +19.00%
10th Percentile £15.00 £10.50 £14.73
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.51 £47.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £24.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year +37.50% +11.37% +26.76%

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 8726 9718 11783
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.78% 9.12% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5245 5695 6826
UK median daily rate £350 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.48% -4.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £145 £148 £155
90th Percentile £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +1.56% -1.54% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 674 966 1148
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £38.00 £40.38 £37.02
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% +12.07% -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 18 October 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 18 October 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 18 October 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 1082 £410 +2.50% 89
UK excluding London +8 632 £388 +3.33% 65
London -14 517 £448 +5.29% 32
South East +1 231 £425 +13.33% 22
North of England +41 104 £363 -14.71% 17
Midlands +5 88 £375 +0.67% 8
South West +13 73 £410 +17.14% 6
East of England -7 65 £400 -5.88% 4
Scotland -2 58 £375 - 7
West Midlands -1 56 £375 -3.23% 3
Yorkshire +29 52 £320 -10.74% 6
North West -1 38 £385 -14.44% 10
East Midlands +9 29 £388 +10.71% 5
North East +74 15 £385 -20.62% 1
Wales -9 11 £342 +5.88% 1
Northern Ireland -53 4 £405 +42.11%

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 482 (40.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 426 (36.19%) Microsoft
2 426 (36.19%) Microsoft Office
3 412 (35.00%) Finance
4 370 (31.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 300 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
6 248 (21.07%) Project Management
7 239 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
8 238 (20.22%) Microsoft Project
9 232 (19.71%) Business Analysis
10 159 (13.51%) Banking
11 154 (13.08%) Stakeholder Management
12 143 (12.15%) SQL
13 128 (10.88%) SharePoint
14 126 (10.71%) Windows
15 123 (10.45%) PRINCE2
16 119 (10.11%) Degree
17 113 (9.60%) User Acceptance Testing
17 113 (9.60%) PMO
18 112 (9.52%) ITIL
19 107 (9.09%) Change Management
20 106 (9.01%) Migration
21 92 (7.82%) BPMN
22 86 (7.31%) CRM
23 83 (7.05%) Use Case
24 82 (6.97%) Scrum
25 80 (6.80%) Security Cleared
26 78 (6.63%) Workflow
27 77 (6.54%) Data Modelling
28 76 (6.46%) SDLC

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
1 128 (10.88%) SharePoint
2 35 (2.97%) CMS
3 34 (2.89%) Confluence
4 20 (1.70%) MS Exchange
5 17 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
5 17 (1.44%) Skype for Business
6 16 (1.36%) Documentum
7 15 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (1.27%) SAS
8 13 (1.10%) MS Project Server
9 12 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (0.76%) Tomcat
12 7 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (0.59%) IIS
13 5 (0.42%) IBM Notes
14 4 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2007
14 4 (0.34%) Umbraco
15 3 (0.25%) Drupal
16 2 (0.17%) GlassFish
Applications
1 482 (40.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 426 (36.19%) Microsoft Office
3 370 (31.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 238 (20.22%) Microsoft Project
5 25 (2.12%) OmniGraffle
6 21 (1.78%) Spreadsheet
7 15 (1.27%) Acrobat
7 15 (1.27%) Photoshop
8 14 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
9 13 (1.10%) PaintShop Pro
10 9 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 6 (0.51%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.17%) InDesign
12 2 (0.17%) Snagit
13 1 (0.085%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.085%) InfoPath
13 1 (0.085%) Open Workbench
13 1 (0.085%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 31 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
3 11 (0.93%) Maximo
4 9 (0.76%) NetSuite
5 8 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.59%) Markit EDM
7 5 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
8 4 (0.34%) SAP HR
8 4 (0.34%) SAP SD
8 4 (0.34%) Teamcenter
8 4 (0.34%) Temenos Globus
8 4 (0.34%) Temenos T24
9 3 (0.25%) Bloomberg TOMS
9 3 (0.25%) Eagle PACE
9 3 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
9 3 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (0.25%) SAP CRM
9 3 (0.25%) SAP IS-U
9 3 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
10 2 (0.17%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 40 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (2.80%) Office 365
3 27 (2.29%) IBM Blueworks
4 25 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (1.19%) Lucidchart
6 9 (0.76%) Yammer
7 8 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
8 7 (0.59%) npm
8 7 (0.59%) SaaS
9 4 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.34%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
9 4 (0.34%) Trello
10 3 (0.25%) G Suite
10 3 (0.25%) GitHub
10 3 (0.25%) Google Drive
10 3 (0.25%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.25%) Slack
11 2 (0.17%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (3.82%) Firewall
2 37 (3.14%) WAN
3 34 (2.89%) LAN
4 27 (2.29%) BGP
5 23 (1.95%) EIGRP
5 23 (1.95%) MPLS
6 21 (1.78%) DNS
6 21 (1.78%) VPN
7 19 (1.61%) DHCP
7 19 (1.61%) TCP/IP
8 18 (1.53%) OSPF
9 17 (1.44%) VLAN
10 16 (1.36%) Internet
10 16 (1.36%) VoIP
11 15 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (1.10%) Cisco Nexus
12 13 (1.10%) Wireshark
13 12 (1.02%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 12 (1.02%) SAN
13 12 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (4.93%) SQL Server
2 34 (2.89%) Relational Database
3 27 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (1.19%) BusinessObjects
4 14 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (0.85%) Big Data
5 10 (0.85%) MySQL
6 8 (0.68%) EDRMS
6 8 (0.68%) SAP BW
7 7 (0.59%) Data Mining
7 7 (0.59%) Power BI
7 7 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (0.51%) MS Access
8 6 (0.51%) QlikView
9 5 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.34%) Blockchain
10 4 (0.34%) GIS
10 4 (0.34%) Maltego
10 4 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.34%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 75 (6.37%) JIRA
2 41 (3.48%) Axure RP
3 29 (2.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 17 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (1.19%) Jenkins
6 12 (1.02%) Git (software)
6 12 (1.02%) Visual Studio
7 9 (0.76%) JUnit
7 9 (0.76%) Maven
8 7 (0.59%) Cucumber
8 7 (0.59%) Gradle
9 6 (0.51%) IntelliJ
9 6 (0.51%) JIRA Agile
9 6 (0.51%) NetBeans
9 6 (0.51%) Rational Rose
9 6 (0.51%) Subversion
10 5 (0.42%) Dreamweaver
10 5 (0.42%) gulp
11 4 (0.34%) Grunt
12 3 (0.25%) ReSharper
General
1 412 (35.00%) Finance
2 159 (13.51%) Banking
3 56 (4.76%) Retail
4 54 (4.59%) Legal
5 43 (3.65%) Marketing
6 38 (3.23%) Telecoms
7 35 (2.97%) Back Office
8 31 (2.63%) Investment Banking
9 26 (2.21%) Front Office
9 26 (2.21%) Manufacturing
10 24 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
11 22 (1.87%) Billing
12 18 (1.53%) Advertising
13 17 (1.44%) Publishing
13 17 (1.44%) Retail Banking
14 16 (1.36%) Law
15 7 (0.59%) Private Banking
16 6 (0.51%) Electronics
16 6 (0.51%) French Language
16 6 (0.51%) Military
Job Titles
1 572 (48.60%) Analyst
2 384 (32.63%) Business Analyst
3 101 (8.58%) Project Manager
4 72 (6.12%) Architect
5 57 (4.84%) Process Analyst
6 39 (3.31%) Developer
7 38 (3.23%) Consultant
8 34 (2.89%) Network Engineer
9 30 (2.55%) Agile Business Analyst
9 30 (2.55%) Data Analyst
10 29 (2.46%) Author
10 29 (2.46%) Business Process Analyst
11 28 (2.38%) PMO Analyst
12 27 (2.29%) Designer
13 26 (2.21%) Digital Analyst
13 26 (2.21%) Digital Business Analyst
13 26 (2.21%) Solutions Architect
14 25 (2.12%) Pensions Analyst
15 24 (2.04%) Business Systems Analyst
15 24 (2.04%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (4.42%) Web Services
2 48 (4.08%) HTML
3 42 (3.57%) XML
4 40 (3.40%) CSS
5 28 (2.38%) .NET
6 22 (1.87%) jQuery
7 21 (1.78%) HTML5
8 19 (1.61%) REST
8 19 (1.61%) RESTful
8 19 (1.61%) SOAP
9 18 (1.53%) CSS3
10 17 (1.44%) AngularJS
11 13 (1.10%) Node.js
12 12 (1.02%) JSON
13 10 (0.85%) Ajax
14 9 (0.76%) J2EE
14 9 (0.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (0.76%) WebCenter
15 8 (0.68%) WCF
16 7 (0.59%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 239 (20.31%) Analytical Skills
2 75 (6.37%) Management Information System
3 68 (5.78%) User Experience
4 53 (4.50%) Data Centre
5 32 (2.72%) PMI
6 19 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 17 (1.44%) Computer Science
7 17 (1.44%) Virtual Team
8 15 (1.27%) Credit Risk
8 15 (1.27%) Data Structures
9 14 (1.19%) Derivative
10 11 (0.93%) Data Protection Act
10 11 (0.93%) IVR
11 10 (0.85%) STB
12 9 (0.76%) Mobile App
13 8 (0.68%) e-Learning
13 8 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
13 8 (0.68%) Fixed Income
13 8 (0.68%) Hedge funds
13 8 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 126 (10.71%) Windows
2 43 (3.65%) Unix
3 40 (3.40%) Windows Server
4 35 (2.97%) Linux
5 25 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (1.36%) Windows 7
8 14 (1.19%) Windows 10
9 8 (0.68%) Windows XP
10 6 (0.51%) Android
10 6 (0.51%) SUSE
10 6 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (0.42%) Apple iOS
12 4 (0.34%) AIX
12 4 (0.34%) Kali Linux
13 3 (0.25%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.25%) OS/390
13 3 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.25%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
2 248 (21.07%) Project Management
3 232 (19.71%) Business Analysis
4 154 (13.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 123 (10.45%) PRINCE2
6 113 (9.60%) User Acceptance Testing
7 112 (9.52%) ITIL
8 107 (9.09%) Change Management
9 106 (9.01%) Migration
10 92 (7.82%) BPMN
11 86 (7.31%) CRM
12 83 (7.05%) Use Case
13 82 (6.97%) Scrum
14 78 (6.63%) Workflow
15 77 (6.54%) Data Modelling
16 76 (6.46%) SDLC
17 75 (6.37%) Business Intelligence
17 75 (6.37%) Test Scripting
18 72 (6.12%) Waterfall
19 70 (5.95%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (12.15%) SQL
2 32 (2.72%) JavaScript
3 26 (2.21%) Java
4 24 (2.04%) VBA
5 15 (1.27%) C#
5 15 (1.27%) T-SQL
6 13 (1.10%) C
7 7 (0.59%) PowerShell
8 6 (0.51%) PHP
8 6 (0.51%) Python
8 6 (0.51%) VB
9 4 (0.34%) Apex Code
9 4 (0.34%) C++
10 3 (0.25%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.17%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.17%) SAS Macro
11 2 (0.17%) XQuery
12 1 (0.085%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.085%) JCL
12 1 (0.085%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 119 (10.11%) Degree
2 80 (6.80%) Security Cleared
3 68 (5.78%) SC Cleared
4 46 (3.91%) Cisco Certification
4 46 (3.91%) PMI Certification
5 37 (3.14%) CCNP
6 26 (2.21%) ISEB
6 26 (2.21%) PMP
7 25 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 20 (1.70%) CCNA
9 19 (1.61%) MCSE
10 14 (1.19%) CISSP
10 14 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 13 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 11 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.85%) CISM
13 10 (0.85%) IIBA
14 8 (0.68%) JNCIA
14 8 (0.68%) JNCIS
14 8 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (9.60%) PMO
2 73 (6.20%) QA
3 34 (2.89%) SLA
4 23 (1.95%) GDPR
5 21 (1.78%) Data Quality
6 18 (1.53%) MiFID
7 17 (1.44%) Basel II
8 15 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 13 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
9 13 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 10 (0.85%) IFRS
10 10 (0.85%) IFRS 9
11 8 (0.68%) Government Security Classifications
12 7 (0.59%) EMIR
13 6 (0.51%) ISO 9001
13 6 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 5 (0.42%) Dodd-Frank
15 4 (0.34%) COSO
15 4 (0.34%) FATCA
16 3 (0.25%) P3O
System Software
1 44 (3.74%) Active Directory
2 31 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.59%) Firmware
6 6 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.17%) Docker
9 2 (0.17%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.085%) HDFS
10 1 (0.085%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.085%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.085%) vSphere
10 1 (0.085%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 25 (2.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 21 (1.78%) SCCM
3 15 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
4 11 (0.93%) SCOM
5 9 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
6 8 (0.68%) FortiGate
7 7 (0.59%) SCVMM
8 5 (0.42%) Backup Exec
9 4 (0.34%) Nagios
9 4 (0.34%) SolarWinds Orion
10 3 (0.25%) AirWatch
10 3 (0.25%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (0.25%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.25%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.25%) Tivoli NetView
11 2 (0.17%) DameWare
11 2 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
11 2 (0.17%) SmoothWall
11 2 (0.17%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 426 (36.19%) Microsoft
2 72 (6.12%) SAP
3 69 (5.86%) Oracle
4 67 (5.69%) Cisco
5 47 (3.99%) IBM
6 45 (3.82%) HP
7 39 (3.31%) Adobe
8 31 (2.63%) VMware
9 25 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
10 20 (1.70%) F5
10 20 (1.70%) SolarWinds
11 19 (1.61%) Fortinet
12 17 (1.44%) Google
12 17 (1.44%) Sitecore
13 16 (1.36%) Dell
13 16 (1.36%) Juniper
14 15 (1.27%) Remedy
15 13 (1.10%) Avaya
15 13 (1.10%) CA
15 13 (1.10%) CheckPoint