The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 88 90 82
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 69 73 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.14% 1.73% 1.69%
As % of the Applications category 23.96% 16.70% 14.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 41 28
Median daily rate £450 £325 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £160 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £337 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.01% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 5
Median hourly rate £31.25 £47.33 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.97% +294.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.25 £15.55 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £48.86 £17.21
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £17.77 £12.52
% change year-on-year
+8.32% +41.93%
MS PowerPoint
England

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

Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
288 437 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.94% 10.36% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 260 200
Median daily rate £389 £325 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.61% +9.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £319
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 43 59
Median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £10.25 £10.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.33 £24.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in the North West

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the North West region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the North West region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Cheshire +10 29 £463 +37.03% 4
Manchester -8 18 £425 +30.76% 4
Lancashire +11 17 £335 -33.00% 2
Merseyside -1 3 £515 +243.33% 1
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 North West region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 66 (62.86%) MS Excel
2 57 (54.29%) Microsoft
3 43 (40.95%) Windows
3 43 (40.95%) Project Management
4 40 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (37.14%) MS Visio
6 36 (34.29%) MS Office
7 31 (29.52%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (21.90%) PRINCE2
8 23 (21.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (19.05%) Finance
10 18 (17.14%) ITIL
10 18 (17.14%) Open Source
11 17 (16.19%) Waterfall
11 17 (16.19%) WebSphere
11 17 (16.19%) Unix
12 16 (15.24%) Change Management
12 16 (15.24%) Security Cleared
13 15 (14.29%) Business Analysis
14 14 (13.33%) Time Management
14 14 (13.33%) Service Management
14 14 (13.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
15 13 (12.38%) Programme Management
15 13 (12.38%) Linux
15 13 (12.38%) Degree
16 12 (11.43%) Data Management
16 12 (11.43%) JIRA
16 12 (11.43%) Windows 2000
16 12 (11.43%) AIX
16 12 (11.43%) MS Project

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 17 (16.19%) WebSphere
2 9 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.86%) IIS
5 2 (1.90%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.90%) WordPress
6 1 (0.95%) Apache
6 1 (0.95%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.95%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 66 (62.86%) MS Excel
2 39 (37.14%) MS Visio
3 36 (34.29%) MS Office
4 12 (11.43%) MS Project
5 2 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle iSupplier
1 1 (0.95%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.95%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.48%) IaaS
1 11 (10.48%) SaaS
2 10 (9.52%) PaaS
3 5 (4.76%) Office 365
4 3 (2.86%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.95%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.95%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) FTP
1 5 (4.76%) HTTP
1 5 (4.76%) LAN
1 5 (4.76%) SAN
1 5 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 5 (4.76%) VPN
1 5 (4.76%) WAN
2 2 (1.90%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Power View
2 2 (1.90%) MS Access
2 2 (1.90%) PowerPivot
3 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.95%) QlikView
3 1 (0.95%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (11.43%) JIRA
2 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (19.05%) Finance
2 6 (5.71%) Banking
3 4 (3.81%) Marketing
4 3 (2.86%) Back Office
4 3 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.90%) Brand Awareness
5 2 (1.90%) Front Office
5 2 (1.90%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.90%) Legal
6 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.95%) Billing
6 1 (0.95%) French Language
6 1 (0.95%) German Language
6 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (35.24%) Analyst
2 13 (12.38%) Delivery Manager
3 12 (11.43%) Business Analyst
4 10 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 9 (8.57%) Operations Analyst
5 9 (8.57%) Support Analyst
6 8 (7.62%) Business Manager
6 8 (7.62%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
7 7 (6.67%) Digital Business Analyst
7 7 (6.67%) Operational Support Analyst
7 7 (6.67%) Operations Support Analyst
7 7 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
8 6 (5.71%) Change Manager
9 5 (4.76%) IT Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) IT Manager
9 5 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (4.76%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Supply Chain Manager
10 4 (3.81%) Supply Chain Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.76%) SOAP
1 5 (4.76%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (0.95%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (29.52%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.57%) Tandem
2 9 (8.57%) Wiki
3 7 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.81%) Statistics
5 2 (1.90%) Blog
5 2 (1.90%) Copywriting
5 2 (1.90%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.90%) Equities
5 2 (1.90%) Life Science
5 2 (1.90%) Social Media
5 2 (1.90%) Social Network
6 1 (0.95%) AS400
6 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.95%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.95%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 43 (40.95%) Windows
2 17 (16.19%) Unix
3 13 (12.38%) Linux
4 12 (11.43%) AIX
4 12 (11.43%) Windows 2000
4 12 (11.43%) Windows XP
5 6 (5.71%) Windows Server
6 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.90%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (40.95%) Project Management
2 40 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (21.90%) PRINCE2
3 23 (21.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (17.14%) ITIL
4 18 (17.14%) Open Source
5 17 (16.19%) Waterfall
6 16 (15.24%) Change Management
7 15 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 14 (13.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 14 (13.33%) Service Management
8 14 (13.33%) Time Management
9 13 (12.38%) Programme Management
10 12 (11.43%) Change Control
10 12 (11.43%) Data Management
11 11 (10.48%) Configuration Management
11 11 (10.48%) ITSM
12 10 (9.52%) Data Analysis
13 9 (8.57%) Agile Project Management
13 9 (8.57%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.62%) SQL
2 2 (1.90%) Java
2 2 (1.90%) VB
3 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.95%) Python
3 1 (0.95%) VB6
Qualifications
1 16 (15.24%) Security Cleared
2 13 (12.38%) Degree
3 8 (7.62%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.71%) ISEB
4 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.76%) CCNA
5 5 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (4.76%) MCSE
5 5 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.81%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.90%) MCSA
9 1 (0.95%) APMP
9 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.95%) ECDL
9 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.95%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.67%) SLA
2 4 (3.81%) QA
3 3 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (1.90%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.95%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.95%) P3O
System Software
1 6 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.86%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 5 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (4.76%) SCCM
1 5 (4.76%) SCOM
2 1 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.52%) Oracle
2 10 (9.52%) VMware
3 6 (5.71%) Citrix
3 6 (5.71%) Google
4 5 (4.76%) Canon
4 5 (4.76%) Cisco
4 5 (4.76%) Dell
4 5 (4.76%) Intel Security
4 5 (4.76%) Symantec
5 3 (2.86%) EqualLogic
5 3 (2.86%) Veeam
6 2 (1.90%) Cognos
6 2 (1.90%) Facebook
6 2 (1.90%) HP
6 2 (1.90%) SAP
6 2 (1.90%) Twitter
7 1 (0.95%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.95%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.95%) Tableau
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