The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Visio
England / West Midlands
Rank 80 95 86
Rank change year-on-year +15 -9  
Contract jobs citing MS Visio 38 30 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.65% 1.12% 1.40%
As % of the Applications category 14.02% 10.31% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 25
Median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £214 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £471 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £380
% change year-on-year +7.14% -7.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £44.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -31.81% +60.00%  

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 271 291 357
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 11.76% 10.85% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 152 137
Median daily rate £325 £328 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.76% +4.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £178 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 69
Median hourly rate £16.00 £12.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -30.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £11.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £20.00 £32.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +13.79%  

MS Visio
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing MS Visio as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Visio in the West Midlands

MS Visio
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MS Visio in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Visio in the West Midlands

MS Visio
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Visio in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Visio in the West Midlands

MS Visio
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Visio in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Visio in the West Midlands

MS Visio
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +4 12 £413 +13.79% 1
Birmingham -4 12 £290 -10.76%
Warwickshire 0 5 £338 -18.18%
Staffordshire +4 2 £190 -
Solihull +3 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 - - 1
MS Visio
England

MS Visio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for MS Visio.

1 38 (45.24%) MS Excel
2 29 (34.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (32.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 27 (32.14%) Project Management
3 27 (32.14%) MS Project
4 23 (27.38%) PRINCE2
4 23 (27.38%) Finance
5 22 (26.19%) Microsoft
6 18 (21.43%) MS Office
7 17 (20.24%) SharePoint
8 16 (19.05%) Adobe
9 15 (17.86%) Migration
9 15 (17.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 14 (16.67%) PMO
11 13 (15.48%) Scrum
11 13 (15.48%) Change Management
11 13 (15.48%) Marketing
11 13 (15.48%) Degree
11 13 (15.48%) SQL
12 12 (14.29%) BPR
12 12 (14.29%) Kanban
12 12 (14.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 12 (14.29%) Axure RP
12 12 (14.29%) Social Media
13 11 (13.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 11 (13.10%) Usability Testing
13 11 (13.10%) Cognitive Psychology
13 11 (13.10%) Psychology
14 10 (11.90%) User Experience

MS Visio
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 17 (20.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 38 (45.24%) MS Excel
2 27 (32.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 27 (32.14%) MS Project
3 18 (21.43%) MS Office
4 15 (17.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (5.95%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (3.57%) Photoshop
7 2 (2.38%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Workfront
2 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.38%) G Suite
3 1 (1.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) LAN
2 2 (2.38%) Firewall
2 2 (2.38%) WAN
3 1 (1.19%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.19%) FTP
3 1 (1.19%) Network Security
3 1 (1.19%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.19%) TACACS
3 1 (1.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.19%) MS Access
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Axure RP
1 12 (14.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 6 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (3.57%) JIRA
4 1 (1.19%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (1.19%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.19%) VersionOne
4 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (27.38%) Finance
2 13 (15.48%) Marketing
3 6 (7.14%) Automotive
4 4 (4.76%) Banking
5 2 (2.38%) Advertising
5 2 (2.38%) Retail
6 1 (1.19%) Back Office
6 1 (1.19%) Law
6 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (42.86%) Analyst
2 24 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 11 (13.10%) Project Planner
4 9 (10.71%) Financial Analyst
5 8 (9.52%) Finance Business Analyst
5 8 (9.52%) User Researcher
6 6 (7.14%) Programme Planner
6 6 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Process Analyst
7 5 (5.95%) Senior Business Analyst
8 4 (4.76%) Business Process Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Coordinator
9 3 (3.57%) Data Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Data Scientist
9 3 (3.57%) PMO Planner
9 3 (3.57%) Project Coordinator
9 3 (3.57%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.57%) Senior Financial Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Service Analyst
9 3 (3.57%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.38%) Leaflet
2 1 (1.19%) SOAP
2 1 (1.19%) Web Services
2 1 (1.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.29%) Social Media
2 10 (11.90%) User Experience
3 8 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.52%) Data Centre
4 5 (5.95%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.57%) Infotainment
6 2 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.19%) CCTV
7 1 (1.19%) CESG
7 1 (1.19%) CMDB
7 1 (1.19%) Derivative
7 1 (1.19%) Digital Signage
7 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.19%) PMI
7 1 (1.19%) SCADA
7 1 (1.19%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (2.38%) Linux
2 2 (2.38%) Windows 10
2 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.19%) AIX
3 1 (1.19%) Solaris
3 1 (1.19%) Unix
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.52%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (32.14%) Project Management
3 23 (27.38%) PRINCE2
4 15 (17.86%) Migration
5 13 (15.48%) Change Management
5 13 (15.48%) Scrum
6 12 (14.29%) BPR
6 12 (14.29%) Kanban
7 11 (13.10%) Cognitive Psychology
7 11 (13.10%) Psychology
7 11 (13.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 11 (13.10%) Usability Testing
8 9 (10.71%) Project Planning
9 8 (9.52%) Business Process Analysis
9 8 (9.52%) Case Management
10 7 (8.33%) Time Management
11 6 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
11 6 (7.14%) Data Migration
11 6 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.48%) SQL
2 2 (2.38%) C
3 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (15.48%) Degree
2 6 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.19%) BICSI Certification
5 1 (1.19%) BICSI RCDD
5 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) ISEB
5 1 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.19%) MCSA
5 1 (1.19%) MCSE
5 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.67%) PMO
2 4 (4.76%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.38%) JSP 440
3 2 (2.38%) P3O
3 2 (2.38%) SLA
4 1 (1.19%) GDPR
4 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 16 (19.05%) Adobe
3 7 (8.33%) Oracle
4 3 (3.57%) Tableau
5 2 (2.38%) Google
5 2 (2.38%) VMware
6 1 (1.19%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.19%) Casewise
6 1 (1.19%) Cisco
6 1 (1.19%) Civica
6 1 (1.19%) Cognos
6 1 (1.19%) LANDesk
6 1 (1.19%) Netezza
6 1 (1.19%) SAP
6 1 (1.19%) Unisys