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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 95 76 87
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 27 60 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.24% 1.88% 1.56%
As % of the Applications category 10.55% 18.24% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 41 19
Median daily rate £347 £342 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.46% -11.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £250 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £455 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £339
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -4.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £38.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £31.44 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-36.38% +141.84%
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
256 329 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 11.76% 10.28% 12.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 171 165
Median daily rate £325 £300 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -0.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £146 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 28
Median hourly rate £19.00 £14.51 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.98% -17.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £135.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.51 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+11.99% -4.85%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -1 16 £274 -17.84%
Glasgow +4 5 £238 -20.83%
Inverclyde - 3 £400 -
Renfrewshire -22 1 £425 +60.37%
Moray - 1 £125 -
North Ayrshire - 1 £425 -
Fife - 1 £213 -
MS PowerPoint
UK

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 46 (69.70%) MS Excel
2 40 (60.61%) Finance
3 25 (37.88%) MS Visio
3 25 (37.88%) Banking
4 24 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (33.33%) Project Management
6 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 20 (30.30%) MS Office
8 18 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (25.76%) MS Project
10 15 (22.73%) Retail
11 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (16.67%) PRINCE2
13 10 (15.15%) Business Analysis
14 9 (13.64%) JIRA
15 8 (12.12%) Retail Banking
15 8 (12.12%) SQL
16 7 (10.61%) Project Planning
16 7 (10.61%) Programme Management
17 6 (9.09%) Degree
17 6 (9.09%) Oracle
17 6 (9.09%) Change Management
18 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
18 5 (7.58%) Data Analysis
18 5 (7.58%) Wealth Management
18 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 5 (7.58%) Migration
18 5 (7.58%) Legal
18 5 (7.58%) Analytics
19 4 (6.06%) Change Control

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 (7.58%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.55%) Confluence
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 46 (69.70%) MS Excel
2 25 (37.88%) MS Visio
3 20 (30.30%) MS Office
4 17 (25.76%) MS Project
5 1 (1.52%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.52%) InDesign
5 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.52%) Office 365
1 1 (1.52%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Broadband
1 1 (1.52%) DNS
1 1 (1.52%) Firewall
1 1 (1.52%) Internet
1 1 (1.52%) LAN
1 1 (1.52%) WAN
1 1 (1.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.52%) MS Access
3 1 (1.52%) QlikView
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) JIRA
2 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
General
1 40 (60.61%) Finance
2 25 (37.88%) Banking
3 15 (22.73%) Retail
4 8 (12.12%) Retail Banking
5 5 (7.58%) Legal
6 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (40.91%) Analyst
2 17 (25.76%) PMO Analyst
3 13 (19.70%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.09%) Coordinator
5 5 (7.58%) Senior Manager
5 5 (7.58%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Service Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Software Project Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Service Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Software Project Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Support Officer
7 3 (4.55%) Developer
7 3 (4.55%) EPoS Manager
7 3 (4.55%) EPoS Project Manager
7 3 (4.55%) PMO Officer
7 3 (4.55%) Project Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Test Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.52%) CSS
1 1 (1.52%) CSS3
1 1 (1.52%) Flash
1 1 (1.52%) HTML
1 1 (1.52%) HTML5
1 1 (1.52%) jQuery
1 1 (1.52%) Web Services
1 1 (1.52%) WSDL
1 1 (1.52%) XML
1 1 (1.52%) XSD
1 1 (1.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) EPoS
3 2 (3.03%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.03%) Data Conversion
3 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.52%) Animation
4 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.52%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.52%) DataPower
4 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (33.33%) Project Management
3 12 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 10 (15.15%) Business Analysis
6 7 (10.61%) Programme Management
6 7 (10.61%) Project Planning
7 6 (9.09%) Change Management
8 5 (7.58%) Analytics
8 5 (7.58%) Data Analysis
8 5 (7.58%) Migration
8 5 (7.58%) Wealth Management
9 4 (6.06%) Change Control
9 4 (6.06%) Data Modelling
9 4 (6.06%) Programme Governance
9 4 (6.06%) Scrum
10 3 (4.55%) CRM
10 3 (4.55%) Data Analytics
10 3 (4.55%) Document Management
10 3 (4.55%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.12%) SQL
2 4 (6.06%) Java
2 4 (6.06%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.55%) VBA
4 2 (3.03%) VB
5 1 (1.52%) C
5 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.52%) CCA
3 1 (1.52%) MBA
3 1 (1.52%) MCITP
3 1 (1.52%) MCP
3 1 (1.52%) MCTS
3 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.52%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.52%) P3O
2 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) Oracle
3 4 (6.06%) FNZ
4 2 (3.03%) Trillium
5 1 (1.52%) Adobe
5 1 (1.52%) GoldenSource
5 1 (1.52%) HP
5 1 (1.52%) IBM
5 1 (1.52%) Twitter