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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 79 51 63
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +12
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 14 30 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.27% 3.00% 1.24%
As % of the Applications category 10.61% 26.09% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 4
Median daily rate £381 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £254 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £503 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £14.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+22.41% -40.81%
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
132 115 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.97% 11.51% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 60 56
Median daily rate £375 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 6
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.86 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £35.00 £43.50
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 Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing MS PowerPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Daresbury - 5 £425 -
Chester +5 3 £269 - 1
Macclesfield -5 2 £168 -52.14%
Warrington -16 1 - -
Crewe - 1 £450 -
MS PowerPoint
North West

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 19 (73.08%) MS Excel
2 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
3 14 (53.85%) Finance
4 13 (50.00%) MS Office
5 9 (34.62%) Project Management
6 8 (30.77%) Change Management
6 8 (30.77%) Banking
7 7 (26.92%) Information Security
8 6 (23.08%) PMI Certification
8 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
8 6 (23.08%) MS Project
9 5 (19.23%) PMP
9 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
9 5 (19.23%) Firewall
9 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (15.38%) ArcSight
10 4 (15.38%) SIEM
10 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (15.38%) Data Management
10 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
10 4 (15.38%) HP
10 4 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (11.54%) Life Science
11 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
11 3 (11.54%) Master Data Management
11 3 (11.54%) User Stories
12 2 (7.69%) Change Control
12 2 (7.69%) Confluence
12 2 (7.69%) QA

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) Confluence
2 2 (7.69%) eRoom
Applications
1 19 (73.08%) MS Excel
2 13 (50.00%) MS Office
3 6 (23.08%) MS Project
4 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
5 2 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) GSM
2 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) LTE
2 2 (7.69%) UMTS
3 1 (3.85%) 2G
3 1 (3.85%) 3G
3 1 (3.85%) 4G
3 1 (3.85%) Radio Access Network
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Banking
3 4 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (7.69%) Retail
4 2 (7.69%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.85%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.85%) Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Project Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Transition Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Transition Project Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Network Security Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Security Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Security Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Risk Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Governance Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) IT Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) PMO Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Project Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) IT Governance Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Life Science
2 2 (7.69%) Statistics
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) PMI
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Android
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Project Management
2 8 (30.77%) Change Management
3 7 (26.92%) Information Security
4 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
5 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (15.38%) Data Management
6 4 (15.38%) SIEM
6 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Master Data Management
7 3 (11.54%) User Stories
8 2 (7.69%) Change Control
8 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
8 2 (7.69%) Programme Management
8 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
9 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
9 1 (3.85%) ITIL
9 1 (3.85%) ITSM
9 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (3.85%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
1 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) PMI Certification
2 5 (19.23%) PMP
2 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.85%) CISA
3 1 (3.85%) CISSP
3 1 (3.85%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (3.85%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 15 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) ArcSight
2 4 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (7.69%) Ericsson
4 1 (3.85%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (3.85%) Amdocs
4 1 (3.85%) Apple
4 1 (3.85%) BMC
4 1 (3.85%) BT
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Google
4 1 (3.85%) Huawei
4 1 (3.85%) Mapinfo
4 1 (3.85%) Nokia
4 1 (3.85%) Nokia Networks
4 1 (3.85%) Remedy
4 1 (3.85%) Siemens