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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 47 65 51
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 19 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.41% 0.62% 1.67%
As % of the Applications category 18.10% 5.00% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 5
Median daily rate £165 £433 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.84% +44.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £375 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £486 £330
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £13.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+50.84% -46.93%
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
105 100 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 13.29% 12.44% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 68 40
Median daily rate £290 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £199 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 14
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.43% +68.18%
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 27 May 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 27 May 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 21 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
3 15 (42.86%) MS Visio
3 15 (42.86%) Finance
4 12 (34.29%) MS Project
4 12 (34.29%) MS Office
5 8 (22.86%) Project Management
5 8 (22.86%) Avaya
5 8 (22.86%) Degree
6 7 (20.00%) Banking
6 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (17.14%) Windows
7 6 (17.14%) LAN
7 6 (17.14%) WAN
7 6 (17.14%) QA
8 5 (14.29%) Time Management
8 5 (14.29%) HTML
8 5 (14.29%) CSS
8 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 5 (14.29%) Service Management
9 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
9 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
9 4 (11.43%) Java
9 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
9 4 (11.43%) WebDriver
9 4 (11.43%) Selenium
9 4 (11.43%) German Language
9 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
9 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis

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 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Confluence
2 1 (2.86%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 15 (42.86%) MS Visio
3 12 (34.29%) MS Office
3 12 (34.29%) MS Project
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.86%) InDesign
4 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.86%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) LAN
1 6 (17.14%) WAN
2 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
2 3 (8.57%) MS Access
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Cucumber
1 4 (11.43%) Selenium
1 4 (11.43%) WebDriver
2 2 (5.71%) JIRA
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) German Language
4 2 (5.71%) Legal
5 1 (2.86%) Billing
5 1 (2.86%) Italian Language
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 5 (14.29%) Tester
3 4 (11.43%) Automation Tester
3 4 (11.43%) Business Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) QA Automation Tester
3 4 (11.43%) QA Tester
4 2 (5.71%) Business Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) CRM Trainer
4 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM Trainer
4 2 (5.71%) Head of Analytics
4 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (5.71%) IT Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (5.71%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) IT Trainer
4 2 (5.71%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) CSS
1 5 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) Ajax
2 1 (2.86%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
2 4 (11.43%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.57%) Statistics
4 2 (5.71%) Mobile Banking
4 2 (5.71%) NHS
5 1 (2.86%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.86%) Project Management
2 5 (14.29%) Service Management
2 5 (14.29%) Time Management
3 4 (11.43%) Analytics
3 4 (11.43%) BDD
3 4 (11.43%) Business Analysis
3 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (11.43%) Data Analysis
3 4 (11.43%) Functional Testing
3 4 (11.43%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (11.43%) QA Automation
3 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
3 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
4 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (8.57%) Change Management
4 3 (8.57%) Performance Management
4 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 4 (11.43%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) ActionScript
3 1 (2.86%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (2.86%) Clojure
3 1 (2.86%) PHP
3 1 (2.86%) Scala
3 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.86%) ISEB
2 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.86%) PMP
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) QA
2 3 (8.57%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) Avaya
3 2 (5.71%) EMC
3 2 (5.71%) iManage
3 2 (5.71%) NICE Systems
3 2 (5.71%) Sun
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe
4 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.86%) Remedy
4 1 (2.86%) Verint