The table below looks at the statistics for MS PowerPoint skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 98 58 83
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +25
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 46 68 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.43% 2.69% 1.63%
As % of the Applications category 13.61% 22.30% 11.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 21 10
Median daily rate £380 £310 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +7.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £260 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £445 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £334 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+2.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 6
Median hourly rate £10.60 £31.44 £29.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.28% +6.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £31.44 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-36.38% +141.84%
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 West Midlands region.

Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
338 305 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.54% 12.06% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 149 165
Median daily rate £370 £310 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £190 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 56 55
Median hourly rate £15.00 £25.66 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.54% +46.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.93 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £31.44 £32.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.01
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.41%

MS PowerPoint
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MS PowerPoint
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

MS PowerPoint Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

MS PowerPoint
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

MS PowerPoint Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Coventry -15 20 £388 -3.12% 2
Warwickshire -9 7 £550 +83.33% 3
Birmingham -11 7 £331 -22.51% 9
Shropshire -16 7 £300 - 1
Staffordshire -2 4 £225 -27.41%
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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

1 71 (59.66%) MS Excel
2 61 (51.26%) Microsoft
3 53 (44.54%) MS Office
4 38 (31.93%) MS Visio
5 29 (24.37%) Finance
6 26 (21.85%) SharePoint
6 26 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (19.33%) MS Project
8 22 (18.49%) SQL
9 19 (15.97%) Project Management
10 17 (14.29%) .NET
11 15 (12.61%) Visual Studio
11 15 (12.61%) Data Modelling
11 15 (12.61%) Migration
11 15 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (12.61%) Test Automation
12 14 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (11.76%) Test Scripting
12 14 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (11.76%) Regression Testing
12 14 (11.76%) SQL Server
12 14 (11.76%) HTML
12 14 (11.76%) XML
12 14 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
13 13 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (10.92%) Web Services
13 13 (10.92%) Java
13 13 (10.92%) QA
14 12 (10.08%) Validation
15 11 (9.24%) Team Foundation Server

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 26 (21.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.68%) CMS
2 2 (1.68%) Moodle
2 2 (1.68%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.84%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 71 (59.66%) MS Excel
2 53 (44.54%) MS Office
3 38 (31.93%) MS Visio
4 23 (19.33%) MS Project
5 5 (4.20%) Photoshop
6 3 (2.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (2.52%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (1.68%) InDesign
7 2 (1.68%) PTC Creo
7 2 (1.68%) Siemens NX
8 1 (0.84%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.84%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Maximo
2 3 (2.52%) ENOVIA
3 2 (1.68%) Magento
3 2 (1.68%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.84%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.36%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (1.68%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.24%) LAN
1 11 (9.24%) WAN
2 3 (2.52%) Internet
3 1 (0.84%) Intranet
3 1 (0.84%) NAS
3 1 (0.84%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.40%) SQL Server 2012
2 10 (8.40%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (5.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.20%) Big Data
4 5 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.68%) QlikView
6 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (12.61%) Visual Studio
2 11 (9.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (6.72%) Cucumber
3 8 (6.72%) Selenium
3 8 (6.72%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.68%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.84%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.84%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.84%) JIRA
General
1 29 (24.37%) Finance
2 6 (5.04%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.20%) Marketing
3 5 (4.20%) Retail
4 4 (3.36%) Banking
4 4 (3.36%) German Language
4 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.68%) Billing
5 2 (1.68%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.68%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.84%) Automotive
6 1 (0.84%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.84%) Local Government
6 1 (0.84%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 34 (28.57%) Analyst
2 19 (15.97%) Business Analyst
3 10 (8.40%) Developer
3 10 (8.40%) Tester
4 8 (6.72%) .NET Developer
4 8 (6.72%) Automation Tester
4 8 (6.72%) QA Automation Tester
4 8 (6.72%) QA Tester
5 7 (5.88%) Junior
6 6 (5.04%) Coordinator
6 6 (5.04%) PMO Analyst
6 6 (5.04%) Project Analyst
6 6 (5.04%) Service Analyst
7 5 (4.20%) Administrator
7 5 (4.20%) Data Business Analyst
7 5 (4.20%) Project Coordinator
7 5 (4.20%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.20%) Test Leader
8 4 (3.36%) Big Data Analyst
8 4 (3.36%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.29%) .NET
2 14 (11.76%) HTML
2 14 (11.76%) XML
3 13 (10.92%) Web Services
4 10 (8.40%) CSS
4 10 (8.40%) WCF
4 10 (8.40%) XSD
4 10 (8.40%) XSLT
5 8 (6.72%) .NET Framework
5 8 (6.72%) RESTful
5 8 (6.72%) SOAP
6 6 (5.04%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (3.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 4 (3.36%) OAuth
7 4 (3.36%) SAML
8 2 (1.68%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.72%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.88%) Data Conversion
3 7 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.36%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.52%) e-Learning
5 3 (2.52%) Graphic Design
5 3 (2.52%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (2.52%) Statistics
6 2 (1.68%) Video Editing
6 2 (1.68%) VLE
7 1 (0.84%) Economics
7 1 (0.84%) Replication
7 1 (0.84%) SCORM
7 1 (0.84%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.24%) Windows
2 3 (2.52%) Linux
3 1 (0.84%) Unix
3 1 (0.84%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.85%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (15.97%) Project Management
3 15 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (12.61%) Data Modelling
3 15 (12.61%) Migration
3 15 (12.61%) Test Automation
4 14 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 14 (11.76%) Non-Functional Testing
4 14 (11.76%) Regression Testing
4 14 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (11.76%) Test Scripting
5 12 (10.08%) Validation
6 11 (9.24%) Functional Testing
7 10 (8.40%) Data Migration
7 10 (8.40%) ETL
7 10 (8.40%) Programme Management
8 9 (7.56%) Data Management
8 9 (7.56%) Data Transformation
8 9 (7.56%) PLM
8 9 (7.56%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (18.49%) SQL
2 13 (10.92%) Java
3 11 (9.24%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.40%) C#
5 7 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 7 (5.88%) XAML
6 4 (3.36%) VB
7 2 (1.68%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.84%) C
8 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (7.56%) ISEB
2 7 (5.88%) ISTQB
3 6 (5.04%) Degree
4 3 (2.52%) HND
5 2 (1.68%) HNC
5 2 (1.68%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.92%) QA
2 7 (5.88%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.68%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (8.40%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 61 (51.26%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.04%) Adobe
2 6 (5.04%) Avaya
2 6 (5.04%) SAP
3 4 (3.36%) IBM
4 3 (2.52%) VMware
5 2 (1.68%) Oracle
6 1 (0.84%) HP
6 1 (0.84%) Pega
6 1 (0.84%) Remedy
6 1 (0.84%) Sun
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