The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft PowerPoint
UK / Scotland
Rank 83 94 81
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -13
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 25 31 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.45% 1.20% 1.75%
As % of the Applications category 12.32% 11.92% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 33
Median daily rate £285 £265 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.54% -33.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £165 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £344 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%

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

Applications Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
203 260 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.79% 10.08% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 151 188
Median daily rate £320 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £160 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £450 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 16
Median hourly rate £15.86 £30.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.13% +76.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £16.40 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £45.40 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.00%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MS PowerPoint Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 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
Edinburgh +15 17 £295 +11.13% 1
Glasgow +1 5 £250 +40.84%
Fife -1 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
MS PowerPoint
UK

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 30 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 17 (42.50%) Finance
3 16 (40.00%) MS Office
4 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 14 (35.00%) Project Management
5 14 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (27.50%) MS Visio
6 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (25.00%) Banking
8 9 (22.50%) PMO
9 8 (20.00%) Change Management
10 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
10 7 (17.50%) Wealth Management
11 6 (15.00%) Degree
11 6 (15.00%) MS Project
12 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
12 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
12 5 (12.50%) Virtual Team
13 4 (10.00%) Fintech
13 4 (10.00%) Process Improvement
13 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
13 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
13 4 (10.00%) ITIL
14 3 (7.50%) Scrum
14 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
14 3 (7.50%) Migration
14 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
14 3 (7.50%) JIRA

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 16 (40.00%) MS Office
3 11 (27.50%) MS Visio
4 6 (15.00%) MS Project
5 2 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (5.00%) InDesign
5 2 (5.00%) Photoshop
6 1 (2.50%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (2.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Sonata
2 1 (2.50%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.50%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) JIRA
2 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 10 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.00%) Legal
4 2 (5.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Analyst
2 8 (20.00%) Consultant
3 7 (17.50%) PMO Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Principal Consultant
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) ITIL Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Process Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Junior
6 2 (5.00%) Junior Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Project Officer
6 2 (5.00%) Project Support Officer
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Senior PMO
6 2 (5.00%) Senior PMO Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Process Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Service Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) CSS
1 1 (2.50%) CSS3
1 1 (2.50%) Flash
1 1 (2.50%) HTML
1 1 (2.50%) HTML5
1 1 (2.50%) jQuery
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
1 1 (2.50%) WSDL
1 1 (2.50%) XML
1 1 (2.50%) XSD
1 1 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Virtual Team
3 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.00%) Fintech
4 1 (2.50%) Animation
4 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.50%) DataPower
4 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
1 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Project Management
1 14 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (20.00%) Change Management
3 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
3 7 (17.50%) Wealth Management
4 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 4 (10.00%) ITIL
5 4 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL V3
6 3 (7.50%) Migration
6 3 (7.50%) Programme Governance
6 3 (7.50%) Project Planning
6 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.50%) Scrum
6 3 (7.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (7.50%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (5.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) Java
1 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) PMO
2 3 (7.50%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (5.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) FlexNet
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Adobe
2 2 (5.00%) FNZ
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) IBM
3 1 (2.50%) Intel
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) Xerox