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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 49 61 53
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 23 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.85% 0.96% 1.38%
As % of the Applications category 21.30% 7.78% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 5
Median daily rate £150 £433 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.31% +44.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £13.48 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+45.47% -40.08%
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
108 90 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.37% 12.40% 16.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 57 48
Median daily rate £275 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 18
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.21 £11.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.08% +21.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.78 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £40.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 24 (58.54%) MS Excel
2 19 (46.34%) MS Office
3 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
3 17 (41.46%) Finance
4 16 (39.02%) MS Visio
5 13 (31.71%) MS Project
6 9 (21.95%) HTML
6 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
6 9 (21.95%) CSS
7 8 (19.51%) Java
7 8 (19.51%) QA
7 8 (19.51%) Selenium
7 8 (19.51%) Test Automation
7 8 (19.51%) WebDriver
7 8 (19.51%) Cucumber
7 8 (19.51%) BDD
7 8 (19.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (19.51%) Functional Testing
7 8 (19.51%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (19.51%) Mobile App
7 8 (19.51%) QA Automation
8 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (17.07%) Degree
8 7 (17.07%) Project Management
8 7 (17.07%) Windows
8 7 (17.07%) LAN
8 7 (17.07%) WAN
8 7 (17.07%) Avaya
9 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
9 6 (14.63%) Service 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 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
2 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (58.54%) MS Excel
2 19 (46.34%) MS Office
3 16 (39.02%) MS Visio
4 13 (31.71%) MS Project
5 3 (7.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (7.32%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (7.32%) Photoshop
6 2 (4.88%) InDesign
7 1 (2.44%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) LAN
1 7 (17.07%) WAN
2 1 (2.44%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.32%) MS Access
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Cucumber
1 8 (19.51%) Selenium
1 8 (19.51%) WebDriver
2 2 (4.88%) JIRA
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Banking
3 4 (9.76%) German Language
4 2 (4.88%) Legal
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
4 2 (4.88%) Spanish Language
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.44%) Billing
5 1 (2.44%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Analyst
2 8 (19.51%) Automation Tester
2 8 (19.51%) QA Automation Tester
2 8 (19.51%) QA Tester
2 8 (19.51%) Tester
3 6 (14.63%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Designer
5 3 (7.32%) Graphic Designer
6 2 (4.88%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Business Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.88%) IT Trainer
6 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Trainer
6 2 (4.88%) Voice Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) CSS
1 9 (21.95%) HTML
2 1 (2.44%) Ajax
2 1 (2.44%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Mobile App
2 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
4 3 (7.32%) Graphic Design
4 3 (7.32%) Statistics
5 2 (4.88%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (4.88%) NHS
5 2 (4.88%) Social Media
6 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) BDD
1 8 (19.51%) Continuous Improvement
1 8 (19.51%) Functional Testing
1 8 (19.51%) Non-Functional Testing
1 8 (19.51%) QA Automation
1 8 (19.51%) Test Automation
2 7 (17.07%) Project Management
3 6 (14.63%) Service Management
4 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
5 4 (9.76%) Analytics
5 4 (9.76%) Data Analysis
6 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.32%) Change Management
6 3 (7.32%) ITIL
6 3 (7.32%) Performance Management
6 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.88%) CRM
7 2 (4.88%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
2 8 (19.51%) Java
3 1 (2.44%) ActionScript
3 1 (2.44%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (2.44%) Clojure
3 1 (2.44%) PHP
3 1 (2.44%) Scala
3 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.44%) ISEB
2 1 (2.44%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.44%) PMP
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) QA
2 3 (7.32%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) Avaya
3 3 (7.32%) Adobe
4 2 (4.88%) iManage
4 2 (4.88%) Sun
5 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.44%) Remedy
5 1 (2.44%) Verint