The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 54 50 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 17 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.20% 1.37% 0.95%
As % of the Applications category 18.89% 13.33% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 2
Median daily rate £190 £430 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.81% +32.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £260 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £580 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £324 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.14% -6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.60 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.48 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-11.01% +49.83%
MS PowerPoint
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Applications Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
90 75 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.66% 10.29% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 48 48
Median daily rate £275 £313 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +9.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £190 £181
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £451 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 10
Median hourly rate £10.60 £15.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.33% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £38.40 £26.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing MS PowerPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Birmingham region.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Birmingham region.

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS PowerPoint 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 19 (52.78%) MS Excel
2 18 (50.00%) MS Office
3 15 (41.67%) Finance
4 13 (36.11%) MS Visio
4 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
5 10 (27.78%) MS Project
6 8 (22.22%) CSS
6 8 (22.22%) HTML
6 8 (22.22%) Java
6 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 8 (22.22%) Selenium
6 8 (22.22%) QA
6 8 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 8 (22.22%) WebDriver
6 8 (22.22%) Cucumber
6 8 (22.22%) BDD
6 8 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (22.22%) Functional Testing
6 8 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (22.22%) Mobile App
6 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (22.22%) QA Automation
7 7 (19.44%) Project Management
8 6 (16.67%) Windows
8 6 (16.67%) LAN
8 6 (16.67%) WAN
9 5 (13.89%) Avaya
9 5 (13.89%) Banking
9 5 (13.89%) Service Management
9 5 (13.89%) Change Management

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) Moodle
3 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (52.78%) MS Excel
2 18 (50.00%) MS Office
3 13 (36.11%) MS Visio
4 10 (27.78%) MS Project
5 3 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (8.33%) Photoshop
6 2 (5.56%) InDesign
7 1 (2.78%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) LAN
1 6 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) MS Access
1 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 8 (22.22%) Selenium
1 8 (22.22%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (41.67%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Banking
3 3 (8.33%) German Language
4 2 (5.56%) Marketing
4 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 2 (5.56%) Retail Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Spanish Language
4 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.78%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Automation Tester
2 8 (22.22%) QA Automation Tester
2 8 (22.22%) QA Tester
2 8 (22.22%) Tester
3 6 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Graphic Designer
5 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Business Change Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Business Change Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Finance Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Head of Analytics
6 2 (5.56%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) CSS
1 8 (22.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.33%) Graphic Design
4 2 (5.56%) e-Learning
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (5.56%) NHS
4 2 (5.56%) Statistics
4 2 (5.56%) Video Editing
4 2 (5.56%) VLE
5 1 (2.78%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) BDD
1 8 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
1 8 (22.22%) Functional Testing
1 8 (22.22%) Non-Functional Testing
1 8 (22.22%) QA Automation
1 8 (22.22%) Test Automation
2 7 (19.44%) Project Management
3 5 (13.89%) Change Management
3 5 (13.89%) Service Management
4 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.33%) Analytics
5 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 3 (8.33%) Performance Management
6 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (5.56%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) Java
1 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) QA
2 3 (8.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Avaya
3 3 (8.33%) Adobe
4 1 (2.78%) Remedy
4 1 (2.78%) Sun