The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 76 72 65
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 30 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.63% 1.29% 1.32%
As % of the Applications category 18.52% 11.25% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 7
Average daily rate £300 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £170 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £428 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
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 Manchester region.

Applications Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
162 160 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.82% 11.44% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 103 73
Average daily rate £300 £282 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.57% +22.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £140 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £466 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 24 16
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.13 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £21.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.03% -3.33%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 48 (81.36%) MS Excel
2 33 (55.93%) Microsoft
3 22 (37.29%) Project Management
4 21 (35.59%) MS Office
5 19 (32.20%) MS Visio
6 16 (27.12%) PRINCE2
7 13 (22.03%) Banking
8 12 (20.34%) Windows
8 12 (20.34%) Windows XP
8 12 (20.34%) Dell
8 12 (20.34%) Windows 7
9 11 (18.64%) Programme Management
10 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (13.56%) JIRA
11 8 (13.56%) Confluence
11 8 (13.56%) SDLC
12 7 (11.86%) User Stories
12 7 (11.86%) Use Case
12 7 (11.86%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
12 7 (11.86%) Business Analysis
12 7 (11.86%) Finance
13 6 (10.17%) Intranet
13 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
13 6 (10.17%) MS Project
13 6 (10.17%) Data Analysis
13 6 (10.17%) QA
14 5 (8.47%) Life Science
14 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
14 5 (8.47%) Manufacturing
14 5 (8.47%) Application Discovery

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 8 (13.56%) Confluence
2 6 (10.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.39%) Drupal
3 2 (3.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 48 (81.36%) MS Excel
2 21 (35.59%) MS Office
3 19 (32.20%) MS Visio
4 6 (10.17%) MS Project
5 2 (3.39%) Acrobat
5 2 (3.39%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (3.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Google Analytics
1 2 (3.39%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) Intranet
2 1 (1.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.78%) MS Access
1 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) JIRA
2 3 (5.08%) MSI
3 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.69%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.69%) Subversion
3 1 (1.69%) tSQLt
General
1 13 (22.03%) Banking
2 7 (11.86%) Finance
3 5 (8.47%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.39%) Legal
4 2 (3.39%) Local Government
4 2 (3.39%) Marketing
4 2 (3.39%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) Publishing
5 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (54.24%) Analyst
2 12 (20.34%) Business Analyst
3 9 (15.25%) Consultant
4 8 (13.56%) PMO Consultant
5 7 (11.86%) Project Consultant
5 7 (11.86%) Project Office Support
5 7 (11.86%) Project Support Consultant
5 7 (11.86%) Support Consultant
6 5 (8.47%) Banking Analyst
6 5 (8.47%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.78%) PMO Analyst
7 4 (6.78%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Banking Business Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Data Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Data Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Project Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Developer
9 2 (3.39%) Junior
9 2 (3.39%) Project Officer
9 2 (3.39%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) CSS
1 3 (5.08%) CSS3
1 3 (5.08%) HTML
1 3 (5.08%) HTML5
1 3 (5.08%) XHTML
2 1 (1.69%) Ajax
2 1 (1.69%) jQuery
2 1 (1.69%) LESS
2 1 (1.69%) Sass
2 1 (1.69%) Web Services
2 1 (1.69%) XML
2 1 (1.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Life Science
1 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) Animation
2 2 (3.39%) Social Media
2 2 (3.39%) Tandem
3 1 (1.69%) Clustering
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.69%) NHS
3 1 (1.69%) Replication
3 1 (1.69%) Social Network
3 1 (1.69%) User Experience
3 1 (1.69%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.34%) Windows
1 12 (20.34%) Windows 7
1 12 (20.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) Project Management
2 16 (27.12%) PRINCE2
3 11 (18.64%) Programme Management
4 9 (15.25%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (13.56%) SDLC
6 7 (11.86%) Business Analysis
6 7 (11.86%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 7 (11.86%) Use Case
6 7 (11.86%) User Stories
7 6 (10.17%) Data Analysis
8 5 (8.47%) Application Discovery
8 5 (8.47%) Demand Management
9 4 (6.78%) Release Management
9 4 (6.78%) Target Operating Model
9 4 (6.78%) Time Management
9 4 (6.78%) UML
10 3 (5.08%) Asset Management
10 3 (5.08%) Logistics
10 3 (5.08%) Resource Management
10 3 (5.08%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.39%) PHP
1 2 (3.39%) SQL
2 1 (1.69%) ANSI SQL
2 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) ACCA
2 1 (1.69%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) QA
2 4 (6.78%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.69%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) XenApp
Vendors
1 33 (55.93%) Microsoft
2 12 (20.34%) Dell
3 4 (6.78%) VMware
4 2 (3.39%) Google
5 1 (1.69%) AppSense
5 1 (1.69%) Cisco
5 1 (1.69%) Citrix
5 1 (1.69%) EMC
5 1 (1.69%) HP
5 1 (1.69%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.69%) NetApp
5 1 (1.69%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.69%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow
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