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 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 91 72 84
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 35 63 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.56% 1.92% 1.59%
As % of the Applications category 16.59% 16.98% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 40 20
Median daily rate £333 £329 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.14% -10.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £247 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £455 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £324 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.89% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £38.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £23.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-13.97% +50.00%
MS PowerPoint
UK

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
211 371 350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 9.43% 11.32% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 178 177
Median daily rate £325 £325 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £165 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 23
Median hourly rate £15.82 £12.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.52% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £8.50 £10.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £135.00 £32.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%

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 28 August 2016.

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 28 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
Edinburgh -3 22 £300 -7.69% 1
Glasgow 0 8 £320 +6.66%
Inverclyde - 3 £400 -
Renfrewshire -9 1 £425 +60.37%
Moray - 1 £125 -
North Ayrshire - 1 £425 -
MS PowerPoint
UK

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 48 (65.75%) MS Excel
2 45 (61.64%) Finance
3 32 (43.84%) Banking
4 26 (35.62%) MS Visio
4 26 (35.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (30.14%) Project Management
6 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
7 20 (27.40%) MS Project
7 20 (27.40%) MS Office
8 18 (24.66%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (23.29%) Retail
10 13 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (13.70%) Business Analysis
11 10 (13.70%) PRINCE2
12 9 (12.33%) Programme Management
12 9 (12.33%) Retail Banking
12 9 (12.33%) JIRA
13 8 (10.96%) SQL
13 8 (10.96%) Analytics
14 6 (8.22%) Change Control
14 6 (8.22%) Oracle
14 6 (8.22%) Change Management
14 6 (8.22%) Project Planning
14 6 (8.22%) Degree
14 6 (8.22%) Migration
15 5 (6.85%) Data Analysis
15 5 (6.85%) Wealth Management
15 5 (6.85%) Legal
15 5 (6.85%) Data Analytics
16 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

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 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.11%) Confluence
3 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 48 (65.75%) MS Excel
2 26 (35.62%) MS Visio
3 20 (27.40%) MS Office
3 20 (27.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Sonata
2 1 (1.37%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (1.37%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.37%) Office 365
1 1 (1.37%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) Wireless
2 1 (1.37%) ATM
2 1 (1.37%) DNS
2 1 (1.37%) Firewall
2 1 (1.37%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) LAN
2 1 (1.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.74%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.37%) QlikView
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (12.33%) JIRA
General
1 45 (61.64%) Finance
2 32 (43.84%) Banking
3 17 (23.29%) Retail
4 9 (12.33%) Retail Banking
5 5 (6.85%) Legal
6 4 (5.48%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (39.73%) Analyst
2 18 (24.66%) PMO Analyst
3 14 (19.18%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.22%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.22%) Coordinator
5 5 (6.85%) Senior Manager
5 5 (6.85%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (5.48%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) EPoS Manager
7 3 (4.11%) EPoS Project Manager
7 3 (4.11%) PMO Support Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Project Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Service Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Software Project Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Software Project Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Support Officer
7 3 (4.11%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.66%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.48%) EPoS
3 2 (2.74%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.74%) Data Conversion
3 2 (2.74%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.74%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.62%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (30.14%) Project Management
3 13 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (13.70%) Business Analysis
4 10 (13.70%) PRINCE2
5 9 (12.33%) Programme Management
6 8 (10.96%) Analytics
7 6 (8.22%) Change Control
7 6 (8.22%) Change Management
7 6 (8.22%) Migration
7 6 (8.22%) Project Planning
8 5 (6.85%) Data Analysis
8 5 (6.85%) Data Analytics
8 5 (6.85%) Wealth Management
9 4 (5.48%) Data Modelling
9 4 (5.48%) Document Management
9 4 (5.48%) Scrum
10 3 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.11%) CRM
10 3 (4.11%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.96%) SQL
2 4 (5.48%) Java
2 4 (5.48%) PL/SQL
2 4 (5.48%) VBA
3 2 (2.74%) C
3 2 (2.74%) VB
4 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.74%) MBA
4 1 (1.37%) ACCA
4 1 (1.37%) CCA
4 1 (1.37%) CIMA
4 1 (1.37%) MCITP
4 1 (1.37%) MCP
4 1 (1.37%) MCTS
4 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.74%) QA
3 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.37%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.22%) Oracle
3 3 (4.11%) FNZ
4 2 (2.74%) HP
4 2 (2.74%) Trillium
5 1 (1.37%) Cognos
5 1 (1.37%) GoldenSource
5 1 (1.37%) Twitter