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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 37 63 47
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -16
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 32 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.05% 1.40% 2.28%
As % of the Applications category 35.16% 18.39% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 8 11
Median daily rate £475 £329 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.48% +6.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £275 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £390 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £334 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £31.44 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-36.38% +141.84%
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
91 87 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.50% 7.60% 9.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 45 38
Median daily rate £450 £313 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -9.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £172 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £452 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 9
Median hourly rate £13.25 £12.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.41% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £8.40 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £27.50 £21.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.01
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.41%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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
Warrington +24 19 £488 +24.20%
Macclesfield -3 5 £300 -0.08%
Chester - 1 £192 -
Knutsford - 1 £375 - 1
MS PowerPoint
North West

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 35 (76.09%) MS Excel
2 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
2 27 (58.70%) MS Office
2 27 (58.70%) Project Management
3 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (43.48%) MS Visio
5 18 (39.13%) Finance
6 13 (28.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (28.26%) Waterfall
7 12 (26.09%) Windows
8 11 (23.91%) Programme Management
8 11 (23.91%) Change Control
9 10 (21.74%) JIRA
9 10 (21.74%) Configuration Management
10 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
10 8 (17.39%) Business Analysis
10 8 (17.39%) Wiki
11 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
11 7 (15.22%) MS Project
11 7 (15.22%) Service Design
12 6 (13.04%) Agile Project Management
12 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
12 6 (13.04%) UML
12 6 (13.04%) OOA/OOD
12 6 (13.04%) OO
12 6 (13.04%) Change Management
12 6 (13.04%) Use Case
12 6 (13.04%) Open Source
13 5 (10.87%) Time Management
13 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery

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 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 35 (76.09%) MS Excel
2 27 (58.70%) MS Office
3 20 (43.48%) MS Visio
4 7 (15.22%) MS Project
5 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (2.17%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) 2G
1 2 (4.35%) 3G
1 2 (4.35%) 4G
1 2 (4.35%) Firewall
1 2 (4.35%) GSM
1 2 (4.35%) LTE
1 2 (4.35%) Radio Access Network
1 2 (4.35%) UMTS
2 1 (2.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) JIRA
General
1 18 (39.13%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
3 3 (6.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.35%) Legal
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.17%) Back Office
5 1 (2.17%) Billing
5 1 (2.17%) French Language
5 1 (2.17%) Front Office
5 1 (2.17%) German Language
5 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (28.26%) Analyst
2 12 (26.09%) Delivery Manager
3 8 (17.39%) Business Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 6 (13.04%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (13.04%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Digital Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Digital Business Analyst
5 4 (8.70%) Service Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Business Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Network Security Manager
7 2 (4.35%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Project Assistant
7 2 (4.35%) Security Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.39%) Wiki
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Life Science
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Unix
2 1 (2.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (58.70%) Project Management
2 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (28.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (28.26%) Waterfall
4 11 (23.91%) Change Control
4 11 (23.91%) Programme Management
5 10 (21.74%) Configuration Management
6 8 (17.39%) Business Analysis
7 7 (15.22%) Service Design
8 6 (13.04%) Agile Project Management
8 6 (13.04%) Change Management
8 6 (13.04%) OO
8 6 (13.04%) OOA/OOD
8 6 (13.04%) Open Source
8 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
8 6 (13.04%) UML
8 6 (13.04%) Use Case
9 5 (10.87%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
9 5 (10.87%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) C
2 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.17%) Java
2 1 (2.17%) Python
2 1 (2.17%) VB
2 1 (2.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) PMI Certification
3 3 (6.52%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (6.52%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) Degree
4 2 (4.35%) PMP
4 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.17%) APMP
5 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.17%) MCT
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
1 2 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.17%) FATCA
2 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Citrix
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) ArcSight
3 2 (4.35%) Ericsson
3 2 (4.35%) HP
3 2 (4.35%) Huawei
3 2 (4.35%) Nokia
3 2 (4.35%) Nokia Networks
3 2 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (2.17%) BT
4 1 (2.17%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.17%) Siemens