The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 62 60 68
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 13 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.38% 1.17% 1.11%
As % of the Applications category 14.77% 10.98% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 6
Average daily rate £353 £325 £279
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.46% +16.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £112 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £460 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +22.03%
MS PowerPoint
North West

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

Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
88 82 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.32% 10.64% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 43 47
Average daily rate £300 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £110 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 14
Average hourly rate £10.25 £14.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.78% -60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £45.00 £43.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield - 5 £355 -
Crewe - 1 - -
MS PowerPoint
North West

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing MS PowerPoint also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS PowerPoint.

1 20 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 19 (47.50%) MS Excel
3 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (32.50%) SharePoint
4 13 (32.50%) Finance
5 10 (25.00%) MS Office
6 8 (20.00%) MS Visio
6 8 (20.00%) Change Management
6 8 (20.00%) Data Management
6 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (17.50%) ITIL
8 6 (15.00%) Life Science
8 6 (15.00%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (15.00%) Master Data Management
8 6 (15.00%) User Stories
9 5 (12.50%) Data Quality
9 5 (12.50%) Banking
9 5 (12.50%) Data Analysis
9 5 (12.50%) MS Project
10 4 (10.00%) SOA
10 4 (10.00%) Windows
10 4 (10.00%) Information Security
10 4 (10.00%) eRoom
10 4 (10.00%) Logistics
11 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
11 3 (7.50%) Migration
11 3 (7.50%) SAP
11 3 (7.50%) Project Management
11 3 (7.50%) ServiceNow
12 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing MS PowerPoint also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS PowerPoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (32.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.00%) eRoom
3 2 (5.00%) Confluence
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (47.50%) MS Excel
2 10 (25.00%) MS Office
3 8 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 6 (15.00%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (5.00%) SAP MDM
2 1 (2.50%) Maximo
2 1 (2.50%) SAP HR
2 1 (2.50%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) GSM
2 1 (2.50%) LTE
2 1 (2.50%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) MS Access
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 13 (32.50%) Finance
3 5 (12.50%) Banking
4 2 (5.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (67.50%) Analyst
2 11 (27.50%) Data Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Risk Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Coordinator
5 3 (7.50%) Governance Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Project Coordinator
5 3 (7.50%) Report Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Customer Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Designer
6 2 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) IT Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) SAP Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) SAP Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) SAP MDM Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Optimisation Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Workday Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.50%) Classic ASP
1 1 (2.50%) CSS
1 1 (2.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Life Science
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Android
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (20.00%) Change Management
1 8 (20.00%) Data Management
2 7 (17.50%) ITIL
3 6 (15.00%) Master Data Management
3 6 (15.00%) User Stories
4 5 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 4 (10.00%) Information Security
5 4 (10.00%) Logistics
5 4 (10.00%) SOA
6 3 (7.50%) Migration
6 3 (7.50%) Project Management
7 2 (5.00%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.00%) ITSM
7 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
7 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Load Testing
8 1 (2.50%) MVC
8 1 (2.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) C#
2 1 (2.50%) Java
2 1 (2.50%) VB
2 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) CISA
1 2 (5.00%) CISSP
1 2 (5.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) SAP
2 3 (7.50%) ServiceNow
3 2 (5.00%) BMC
3 2 (5.00%) Citrix
3 2 (5.00%) Remedy
3 2 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.50%) Amdocs
4 1 (2.50%) Apple
4 1 (2.50%) Ericsson
4 1 (2.50%) Mapinfo
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