The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft PowerPoint
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 14 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 3 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 4.17% 3.45% 5.81%
As % of the Applications category 25.00% 27.27% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 8
Median daily rate £275 £350 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -27.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £350 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £370 £513
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 £19.50 £17.50 £20.13
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -13.04%

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

Applications Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
12 11 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 16.67% 12.64% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 26
Median daily rate £350 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £350 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.25 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.85 £16.50 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.86%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing MS PowerPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Project
3 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) PMO
4 1 (20.00%) CMS
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
4 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Data Entry
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
4 1 (20.00%) DSDM
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (20.00%) QA

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Project
2 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) Photoshop
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) HR Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (20.00%) DSDM
2 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (20.00%) Wireframes
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PMO
2 1 (20.00%) QA