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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 112 129 99
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -30
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 36 34 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.03% 0.80% 1.38%
As % of the Applications category 12.29% 7.93% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 21
Median daily rate £250 £313 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £400 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £20.50 £10.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.00% -35.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £23.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-13.97% +50.00%
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
293 429 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.41% 10.13% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 223 184
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £175 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £474 £464
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 60 51
Median hourly rate £20.39 £14.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.08% -16.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.82 £43.28 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.06
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.71%

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 26 August 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
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 26 August 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 +12 11 £550 +50.27% 2
Manchester -10 9 £375 +25.00% 3
Lancashire +20 7 £188 -
Merseyside +11 6 £213 -22.72% 2
Cumbria +16 1 - -
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 (64.08%) MS Excel
2 41 (39.81%) Microsoft
3 37 (35.92%) Finance
4 33 (32.04%) MS Office
5 29 (28.16%) Project Management
6 21 (20.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (16.50%) MS Project
7 17 (16.50%) Windows
7 17 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (15.53%) Risk Management
9 14 (13.59%) Firewall
9 14 (13.59%) Migration
9 14 (13.59%) PRINCE2
9 14 (13.59%) SCCM
10 13 (12.62%) SharePoint
10 13 (12.62%) MS Visio
11 12 (11.65%) Oracle
11 12 (11.65%) Information Security
12 10 (9.71%) Banking
12 10 (9.71%) Degree
12 10 (9.71%) SQL
12 10 (9.71%) Active Directory
12 10 (9.71%) Change Management
12 10 (9.71%) Office 365
12 10 (9.71%) Windows 10
13 9 (8.74%) Kalman Filter
13 9 (8.74%) SAP
13 9 (8.74%) Time Management
14 8 (7.77%) Cryptography
14 8 (7.77%) Penetration Testing

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 (12.62%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.85%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.85%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (2.91%) Oracle UPK
4 2 (1.94%) WordPress
5 1 (0.97%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 66 (64.08%) MS Excel
2 33 (32.04%) MS Office
3 17 (16.50%) MS Project
4 13 (12.62%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.91%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (1.94%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.97%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.91%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (2.91%) Oracle iSupplier
1 3 (2.91%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.97%) Infor LN
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.97%) SAP PM
2 1 (0.97%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.71%) Office 365
2 3 (2.91%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.97%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.97%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.59%) Firewall
2 5 (4.85%) FTP
2 5 (4.85%) HTTP
2 5 (4.85%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.94%) 2G
3 2 (1.94%) 3G
3 2 (1.94%) 4G
3 2 (1.94%) GSM
3 2 (1.94%) LAN
3 2 (1.94%) LTE
3 2 (1.94%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (1.94%) SAN
3 2 (1.94%) UMTS
3 2 (1.94%) VPN
3 2 (1.94%) WAN
4 1 (0.97%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.85%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.88%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (3.88%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (3.88%) MS Access
3 4 (3.88%) SAP BW
4 3 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.97%) DB2
5 1 (0.97%) OLTP
5 1 (0.97%) QlikView
General
1 37 (35.92%) Finance
2 10 (9.71%) Banking
3 5 (4.85%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.91%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.94%) Back Office
5 2 (1.94%) Brand Awareness
5 2 (1.94%) French Language
5 2 (1.94%) Front Office
5 2 (1.94%) German Language
5 2 (1.94%) Marketing
5 2 (1.94%) Retail
5 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.97%) International Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Legal
6 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (28.16%) Analyst
2 16 (15.53%) Project Manager
3 12 (11.65%) Security Manager
4 9 (8.74%) Risk Manager
5 8 (7.77%) IT Manager
5 8 (7.77%) IT Risk Manager
5 8 (7.77%) IT Security Manager
6 7 (6.80%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) PMO Analyst
7 6 (5.83%) Transition Manager
7 6 (5.83%) Transition Project Manager
8 5 (4.85%) Security Assurance Manager
8 5 (4.85%) Trainer
9 4 (3.88%) Administrator
9 4 (3.88%) Banking Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) Network Security Manager
9 4 (3.88%) PMO Administrator
9 4 (3.88%) Security Project Manager
9 4 (3.88%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.85%) SOAP
1 5 (4.85%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (2.91%) HTML
3 2 (1.94%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.50%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.77%) Cryptography
3 5 (4.85%) e-Learning
4 4 (3.88%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.88%) Statistics
5 3 (2.91%) Learning Management System
5 3 (2.91%) SCORM
6 2 (1.94%) Blog
6 2 (1.94%) BYOD
6 2 (1.94%) Copywriting
6 2 (1.94%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.94%) NHS
6 2 (1.94%) PMI
6 2 (1.94%) Social Media
6 2 (1.94%) Social Network
7 1 (0.97%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.97%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.97%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.97%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.50%) Windows
2 10 (9.71%) Windows 10
3 5 (4.85%) Unix
4 3 (2.91%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.97%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.16%) Project Management
2 21 (20.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (15.53%) Risk Management
4 14 (13.59%) Migration
4 14 (13.59%) PRINCE2
5 12 (11.65%) Information Security
6 10 (9.71%) Change Management
7 9 (8.74%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (8.74%) Time Management
8 8 (7.77%) Data Loss Prevention
8 8 (7.77%) Penetration Testing
8 8 (7.77%) Security Operations
9 7 (6.80%) Analytics
10 6 (5.83%) SDLC
11 5 (4.85%) Business Analysis
11 5 (4.85%) Functional Testing
11 5 (4.85%) Non-Functional Testing
11 5 (4.85%) Operational Acceptance Testing
11 5 (4.85%) Programme Management
11 5 (4.85%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.71%) SQL
2 4 (3.88%) PL/SQL
2 4 (3.88%) VB
3 3 (2.91%) C
3 3 (2.91%) Java
4 1 (0.97%) JCL
4 1 (0.97%) REXX
Qualifications
1 10 (9.71%) Degree
2 8 (7.77%) PMI Certification
3 6 (5.83%) PMP
3 6 (5.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (5.83%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.85%) ISEB
4 5 (4.85%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.94%) CCNA
6 2 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.94%) MCSA
6 2 (1.94%) MCSE
6 2 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.97%) APMP
7 1 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.97%) ECDL
7 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.97%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) P3O
2 2 (1.94%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.94%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.97%) FATCA
3 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (9.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.94%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.94%) vSphere
3 1 (0.97%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (13.59%) SCCM
2 5 (4.85%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.94%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.94%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.94%) SCOM
4 1 (0.97%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 41 (39.81%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.65%) Oracle
3 9 (8.74%) SAP
4 7 (6.80%) VMware
5 6 (5.83%) Cognos
5 6 (5.83%) HP
6 5 (4.85%) Adobe
6 5 (4.85%) ArcSight
7 4 (3.88%) Google
8 3 (2.91%) CODA
8 3 (2.91%) Concur
8 3 (2.91%) Maconomy
8 3 (2.91%) ServiceNow
9 2 (1.94%) Canon
9 2 (1.94%) Ericsson
9 2 (1.94%) Facebook
9 2 (1.94%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.94%) Nokia
9 2 (1.94%) Symantec
9 2 (1.94%) Twitter
North West
ReThink Recruitment
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