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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 90 77 107
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +30
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 67 79 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.72% 2.09% 0.93%
As % of the Applications category 16.46% 18.72% 6.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 29 9
Median daily rate £400 £300 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £225 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.42% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.06 £13.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+54.26% -44.68%
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
407 422 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.44% 11.14% 13.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 179 189
Median daily rate £375 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £173 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 51 63
Median hourly rate £20.50 £14.75 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.98% -14.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £35.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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 29 May 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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Manchester -8 34 £400 +33.33% 6
Cheshire -12 16 £419 +39.58% 2
Lancashire +10 12 £250 -
Merseyside -12 4 £370 +5.71% 2
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 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 North West region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 74 (66.07%) MS Excel
2 53 (47.32%) Microsoft
3 42 (37.50%) Finance
4 40 (35.71%) Project Management
5 30 (26.79%) MS Office
6 19 (16.96%) PRINCE2
7 18 (16.07%) SharePoint
7 18 (16.07%) MS Visio
8 17 (15.18%) Risk Management
9 16 (14.29%) Firewall
10 15 (13.39%) Banking
11 14 (12.50%) Information Security
12 13 (11.61%) MS Project
13 12 (10.71%) SCCM
14 11 (9.82%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (9.82%) Kalman Filter
15 10 (8.93%) Security Operations
15 10 (8.93%) Active Directory
15 10 (8.93%) Cryptography
15 10 (8.93%) Penetration Testing
16 9 (8.04%) JIRA
16 9 (8.04%) Confluence
16 9 (8.04%) Windows
16 9 (8.04%) Change Management
16 9 (8.04%) Migration
16 9 (8.04%) SDLC
16 9 (8.04%) Windows 10
16 9 (8.04%) Office 365
17 8 (7.14%) Programme Management

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 18 (16.07%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.04%) Confluence
3 2 (1.79%) eRoom
3 2 (1.79%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 74 (66.07%) MS Excel
2 30 (26.79%) MS Office
3 18 (16.07%) MS Visio
4 13 (11.61%) MS Project
5 6 (5.36%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (3.57%) Photoshop
7 3 (2.68%) Acrobat
7 3 (2.68%) Adobe Captivate
8 2 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.79%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (1.79%) Oracle iSupplier
1 2 (1.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.89%) Infor LN
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.89%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.04%) Office 365
2 2 (1.79%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.89%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.29%) Firewall
2 3 (2.68%) GSM
2 3 (2.68%) LTE
2 3 (2.68%) UMTS
3 2 (1.79%) 2G
3 2 (1.79%) 3G
3 2 (1.79%) 4G
3 2 (1.79%) Intranet
3 2 (1.79%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (1.79%) WebEx
4 1 (0.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.36%) MS Access
2 5 (4.46%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.57%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.68%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.68%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.89%) DB2
6 1 (0.89%) OLTP
6 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (8.04%) JIRA
2 3 (2.68%) MSI
3 1 (0.89%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.89%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.89%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.89%) Subversion
General
1 42 (37.50%) Finance
2 15 (13.39%) Banking
3 4 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.57%) Retail
4 2 (1.79%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.79%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.89%) Avionics
5 1 (0.89%) French Language
5 1 (0.89%) German Language
5 1 (0.89%) International Banking
5 1 (0.89%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.89%) Local Government
5 1 (0.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (29.46%) Analyst
2 18 (16.07%) Project Manager
3 14 (12.50%) Security Manager
4 11 (9.82%) Risk Manager
5 10 (8.93%) Consultant
5 10 (8.93%) IT Manager
5 10 (8.93%) IT Risk Manager
5 10 (8.93%) IT Security Manager
6 9 (8.04%) PMO Consultant
7 7 (6.25%) Project Consultant
7 7 (6.25%) Project Office Support
7 7 (6.25%) Project Support Consultant
7 7 (6.25%) Support Consultant
8 6 (5.36%) PMO Analyst
8 6 (5.36%) Transition Manager
8 6 (5.36%) Transition Project Manager
9 5 (4.46%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.46%) Developer
9 5 (4.46%) Security Assurance Manager
10 4 (3.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.57%) HTML
2 3 (2.68%) CSS
3 1 (0.89%) Ajax
3 1 (0.89%) CSS3
3 1 (0.89%) HTML5
3 1 (0.89%) jQuery
3 1 (0.89%) LESS
3 1 (0.89%) Sass
3 1 (0.89%) Web Services
3 1 (0.89%) XHTML
3 1 (0.89%) XML
3 1 (0.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.93%) Cryptography
2 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.57%) e-Learning
4 3 (2.68%) Learning Management System
4 3 (2.68%) SCORM
4 3 (2.68%) Statistics
5 2 (1.79%) Animation
5 2 (1.79%) BYOD
5 2 (1.79%) PMI
5 2 (1.79%) Social Media
5 2 (1.79%) Tandem
5 2 (1.79%) User Experience
5 2 (1.79%) Wiki
6 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.89%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.89%) Life Science
6 1 (0.89%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.89%) NHS
6 1 (0.89%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.04%) Windows
1 9 (8.04%) Windows 10
2 4 (3.57%) Windows 7
2 4 (3.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.79%) Unix
4 1 (0.89%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (35.71%) Project Management
2 19 (16.96%) PRINCE2
3 17 (15.18%) Risk Management
4 14 (12.50%) Information Security
5 11 (9.82%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (9.82%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (9.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (8.93%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (8.93%) Security Operations
7 9 (8.04%) Change Management
7 9 (8.04%) Migration
7 9 (8.04%) SDLC
8 8 (7.14%) Programme Management
9 7 (6.25%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.36%) Time Management
11 5 (4.46%) Asset Management
11 5 (4.46%) Data Cleansing
11 5 (4.46%) Portfolio Management
11 5 (4.46%) SIEM
12 4 (3.57%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.36%) SQL
2 4 (3.57%) Java
3 3 (2.68%) C
3 3 (2.68%) PL/SQL
3 3 (2.68%) VB
4 1 (0.89%) Ada
4 1 (0.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.89%) JCL
4 1 (0.89%) REXX
4 1 (0.89%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 6 (5.36%) PMP
2 6 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (2.68%) Degree
4 1 (0.89%) APMP
4 1 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.89%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.68%) P3O
2 3 (2.68%) QA
3 1 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.89%) FATCA
3 1 (0.89%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.89%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (8.93%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.68%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.89%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 12 (10.71%) SCCM
2 1 (0.89%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.89%) NSN NetAct
2 1 (0.89%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 53 (47.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.46%) ArcSight
2 5 (4.46%) Oracle
2 5 (4.46%) SAP
3 4 (3.57%) Adobe
3 4 (3.57%) Cognos
3 4 (3.57%) Dell
3 4 (3.57%) HP
4 3 (2.68%) Ericsson
4 3 (2.68%) Google
4 3 (2.68%) VMware
5 2 (1.79%) CODA
5 2 (1.79%) Concur
5 2 (1.79%) Huawei
5 2 (1.79%) Infor
5 2 (1.79%) Maconomy
5 2 (1.79%) Nokia
5 2 (1.79%) Nokia Networks
5 2 (1.79%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.89%) Mapinfo
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