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 23 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft PowerPoint
England / North West
Rank 89 114 104
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -10
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 42 44 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.59% 1.15% 1.35%
As % of the Applications category 15.79% 13.50% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 29
Median daily rate £275 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £185 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Median hourly rate £41.63 £17.50 £20.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.85% -13.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £17.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.39%

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
266 326 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.06% 8.54% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 161 198
Median daily rate £339 £300 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.83% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £175 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 56 64
Median hourly rate £16.25 £20.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.29 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £40.00 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.90
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.73%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017. 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 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 +6 18 £320 +6.66% 11
Cheshire +33 10 £355 - 1
Lancashire +16 10 £250 -25.92% 1
Merseyside -5 3 £495 +98.00% 2
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 North West region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 67 (58.26%) MS Excel
2 61 (53.04%) Microsoft
3 43 (37.39%) MS Office
4 42 (36.52%) Project Management
5 41 (35.65%) MS Visio
6 39 (33.91%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (32.17%) Analytical Skills
8 35 (30.43%) Windows
9 31 (26.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 29 (25.22%) Finance
11 27 (23.48%) PRINCE2
12 19 (16.52%) Data Analysis
13 18 (15.65%) Open Source
14 17 (14.78%) ITIL
14 17 (14.78%) Change Management
15 15 (13.04%) Waterfall
16 14 (12.17%) Change Control
16 14 (12.17%) Security Cleared
16 14 (12.17%) Business Analysis
16 14 (12.17%) Programme Management
17 13 (11.30%) Service Management
17 13 (11.30%) Unix
17 13 (11.30%) Linux
17 13 (11.30%) WebSphere
18 12 (10.43%) Degree
18 12 (10.43%) JIRA
18 12 (10.43%) Windows 2000
18 12 (10.43%) AIX
18 12 (10.43%) Windows XP
19 11 (9.57%) 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 13 (11.30%) WebSphere
2 9 (7.83%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.35%) SAS
4 3 (2.61%) IIS
5 1 (0.87%) Apache
5 1 (0.87%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.87%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 67 (58.26%) MS Excel
2 43 (37.39%) MS Office
3 41 (35.65%) MS Visio
4 11 (9.57%) MS Project
5 1 (0.87%) CATIA
5 1 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.57%) IaaS
1 11 (9.57%) SaaS
2 10 (8.70%) PaaS
3 4 (3.48%) Office 365
4 1 (0.87%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.48%) LAN
1 4 (3.48%) SAN
1 4 (3.48%) VPN
1 4 (3.48%) WAN
2 1 (0.87%) FTP
2 1 (0.87%) HTTP
2 1 (0.87%) Skype
2 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Power View
1 2 (1.74%) PowerPivot
1 2 (1.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.87%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 12 (10.43%) JIRA
2 2 (1.74%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (0.87%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.87%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.87%) Toad
3 1 (0.87%) VectorCAST
General
1 29 (25.22%) Finance
2 8 (6.96%) Banking
2 8 (6.96%) Legal
2 8 (6.96%) Marketing
3 4 (3.48%) Retail
3 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.61%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.74%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.74%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.87%) Automotive
6 1 (0.87%) Avionics
6 1 (0.87%) Back Office
6 1 (0.87%) Billing
6 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (39.13%) Analyst
2 16 (13.91%) Business Analyst
3 13 (11.30%) Delivery Manager
4 10 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 9 (7.83%) Operations Analyst
6 8 (6.96%) Business Manager
7 7 (6.09%) Operational Support Analyst
7 7 (6.09%) Operations Support Analyst
7 7 (6.09%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (6.09%) Senior Business Analyst
7 7 (6.09%) Support Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Digital Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Digital Business Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Change Manager
9 5 (4.35%) CRM Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) CRM Business Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) IT Engineer
9 5 (4.35%) IT Manager
9 5 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (4.35%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (0.87%) SOAP
1 1 (0.87%) Web Services
1 1 (0.87%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (0.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (32.17%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.83%) Tandem
2 9 (7.83%) Wiki
3 6 (5.22%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.61%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.61%) Fintech
5 2 (1.74%) Equities
5 2 (1.74%) Life Science
6 1 (0.87%) AS400
6 1 (0.87%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.87%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 35 (30.43%) Windows
2 13 (11.30%) Linux
2 13 (11.30%) Unix
3 12 (10.43%) AIX
3 12 (10.43%) Windows 2000
3 12 (10.43%) Windows XP
4 4 (3.48%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.87%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (36.52%) Project Management
2 39 (33.91%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (26.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (23.48%) PRINCE2
5 19 (16.52%) Data Analysis
6 18 (15.65%) Open Source
7 17 (14.78%) Change Management
7 17 (14.78%) ITIL
8 15 (13.04%) Waterfall
9 14 (12.17%) Business Analysis
9 14 (12.17%) Change Control
9 14 (12.17%) Programme Management
10 13 (11.30%) Service Management
11 11 (9.57%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (9.57%) Data Management
11 11 (9.57%) ITSM
12 10 (8.70%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 10 (8.70%) Time Management
13 9 (7.83%) Configuration Management
13 9 (7.83%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.09%) SQL
2 3 (2.61%) VBA
3 2 (1.74%) Java
3 2 (1.74%) Perl
4 1 (0.87%) Ada
4 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.87%) C
4 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.87%) Python
4 1 (0.87%) VB
4 1 (0.87%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (12.17%) Security Cleared
2 12 (10.43%) Degree
3 7 (6.09%) ISEB
4 6 (5.22%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.48%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (3.48%) CCNA
5 4 (3.48%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.48%) HND
5 4 (3.48%) MCSE
5 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.74%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.87%) APMP
7 1 (0.87%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.87%) MCSA
7 1 (0.87%) NVQ Level 3
7 1 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) SLA
2 5 (4.35%) QA
3 3 (2.61%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.87%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.87%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.87%) GMP
System Software
1 6 (5.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.74%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) Backup Exec
1 4 (3.48%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (3.48%) SCCM
1 4 (3.48%) SCOM
2 1 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.87%) Puppet
Vendors
1 61 (53.04%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.09%) Oracle
3 6 (5.22%) Citrix
4 5 (4.35%) VMware
5 4 (3.48%) Canon
5 4 (3.48%) Cisco
5 4 (3.48%) Dell
5 4 (3.48%) Intel Security
5 4 (3.48%) Symantec
6 3 (2.61%) EqualLogic
6 3 (2.61%) Google
6 3 (2.61%) SAP
6 3 (2.61%) Veeam
7 1 (0.87%) Cognos
7 1 (0.87%) HP
7 1 (0.87%) SaltStack
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