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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 70 49 80
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +31
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 36 56 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.96% 3.36% 0.64%
As % of the Applications category 19.15% 26.42% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 2
Median daily rate £400 £438 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £578 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £14.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -41.83%
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
188 212 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 10.23% 12.71% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 96 88
Median daily rate £395 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £149 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £500 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 21
Median hourly rate £11.00 £12.50 £12.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -2.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.18 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £17.50 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing MS PowerPoint as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 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 3 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 Manchester region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 41 (63.08%) MS Excel
2 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
3 20 (30.77%) Finance
4 19 (29.23%) Project Management
5 14 (21.54%) Risk Management
6 13 (20.00%) MS Office
7 12 (18.46%) Windows
7 12 (18.46%) SCCM
8 11 (16.92%) Information Security
8 11 (16.92%) Kalman Filter
9 10 (15.38%) Security Operations
9 10 (15.38%) Cryptography
9 10 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
9 10 (15.38%) Active Directory
9 10 (15.38%) MS Visio
9 10 (15.38%) Firewall
10 9 (13.85%) PRINCE2
10 9 (13.85%) SharePoint
10 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (13.85%) Windows 10
10 9 (13.85%) Office 365
11 8 (12.31%) Confluence
11 8 (12.31%) SDLC
11 8 (12.31%) JIRA
12 7 (10.77%) Banking
12 7 (10.77%) Windows XP
12 7 (10.77%) Dell
12 7 (10.77%) Migration
12 7 (10.77%) Windows 7
13 6 (9.23%) Data Analysis

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 9 (13.85%) SharePoint
2 8 (12.31%) Confluence
Applications
1 41 (63.08%) MS Excel
2 13 (20.00%) MS Office
3 10 (15.38%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.08%) Acrobat
4 2 (3.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (3.08%) MS Project
4 2 (3.08%) Photoshop
4 2 (3.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.85%) Office 365
2 2 (3.08%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (3.08%) Intranet
2 2 (3.08%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.15%) MS Access
1 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) JIRA
2 3 (4.62%) MSI
3 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.54%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.54%) Subversion
3 1 (1.54%) tSQLt
General
1 20 (30.77%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) International Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Legal
3 1 (1.54%) Local Government
3 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (30.77%) Analyst
2 10 (15.38%) IT Manager
2 10 (15.38%) IT Risk Manager
2 10 (15.38%) IT Security Manager
2 10 (15.38%) Risk Manager
2 10 (15.38%) Security Manager
3 9 (13.85%) Consultant
3 9 (13.85%) PMO Consultant
4 7 (10.77%) Project Consultant
4 7 (10.77%) Project Manager
4 7 (10.77%) Project Office Support
4 7 (10.77%) Project Support Consultant
4 7 (10.77%) Support Consultant
5 5 (7.69%) Security Assurance Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Banking Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Project Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Data Manager
7 3 (4.62%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) Ajax
1 1 (1.54%) CSS
1 1 (1.54%) CSS3
1 1 (1.54%) HTML
1 1 (1.54%) HTML5
1 1 (1.54%) jQuery
1 1 (1.54%) LESS
1 1 (1.54%) Sass
1 1 (1.54%) Web Services
1 1 (1.54%) XHTML
1 1 (1.54%) XML
1 1 (1.54%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Cryptography
2 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.08%) Animation
2 2 (3.08%) BYOD
2 2 (3.08%) Social Media
2 2 (3.08%) Tandem
2 2 (3.08%) Wiki
3 1 (1.54%) Clustering
3 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.54%) Life Science
3 1 (1.54%) Replication
3 1 (1.54%) User Experience
3 1 (1.54%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.46%) Windows
2 9 (13.85%) Windows 10
3 7 (10.77%) Windows 7
3 7 (10.77%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.23%) Project Management
2 14 (21.54%) Risk Management
3 11 (16.92%) Information Security
3 11 (16.92%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (15.38%) Security Operations
5 9 (13.85%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (13.85%) PRINCE2
6 8 (12.31%) SDLC
7 7 (10.77%) Migration
8 6 (9.23%) Data Analysis
9 4 (6.15%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (6.15%) Programme Management
9 4 (6.15%) Time Management
10 3 (4.62%) Application Discovery
10 3 (4.62%) Application Rationalisation
10 3 (4.62%) Asset Management
10 3 (4.62%) Data Cleansing
10 3 (4.62%) Resource Management
10 3 (4.62%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) ANSI SQL
2 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) ACCA
2 1 (1.54%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.62%) QA
3 2 (3.08%) P3O
4 1 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) SCCM
2 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (35.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) Dell
3 3 (4.62%) VMware
4 2 (3.08%) Google
5 1 (1.54%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.54%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.54%) RedGate