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 28 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft PowerPoint
Rank 77 84 88
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 75 32 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.37% 1.34% 1.29%
As % of the Applications category 19.28% 10.09% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 17 11
Median daily rate £274 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.29% +29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £246 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £509 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £24.72 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.43% -12.49%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £18.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+8.94% +22.03%
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
389 317 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.27% 13.24% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 172 157
Median daily rate £325 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 39 67
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.77 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £32.40 £27.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +12 27 £330 -17.50% 2
Birmingham 0 20 £165 -62.28% 4
Warwickshire 0 16 £266 -11.41% 1
Shropshire - 5 £300 - 1
Staffordshire -1 3 £225 -34.30% 2
Worcestershire +1 1 - -
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (57.72%) MS Excel
2 55 (44.72%) Microsoft
3 47 (38.21%) MS Office
4 39 (31.71%) MS Visio
5 34 (27.64%) Finance
6 28 (22.76%) Project Management
7 25 (20.33%) MS Project
8 21 (17.07%) SharePoint
9 17 (13.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (12.20%) SQL
11 14 (11.38%) HTML
11 14 (11.38%) QA
11 14 (11.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 13 (10.57%) Java
13 12 (9.76%) Manufacturing
13 12 (9.76%) Migration
14 11 (8.94%) Test Automation
14 11 (8.94%) JavaScript
14 11 (8.94%) Data Modelling
14 11 (8.94%) LAN
14 11 (8.94%) WAN
14 11 (8.94%) Non-Functional Testing
14 11 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (8.13%) Functional Testing
15 10 (8.13%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (8.13%) Analytics
15 10 (8.13%) SQL Server
15 10 (8.13%) CSS
15 10 (8.13%) XML

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 21 (17.07%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.44%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.81%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 71 (57.72%) MS Excel
2 47 (38.21%) MS Office
3 39 (31.71%) MS Visio
4 25 (20.33%) MS Project
5 5 (4.07%) Photoshop
6 3 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (1.63%) InDesign
7 2 (1.63%) PTC Creo
7 2 (1.63%) Siemens NX
8 1 (0.81%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.69%) Maximo
2 3 (2.44%) ENOVIA
3 2 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.63%) Magento
3 2 (1.63%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.81%) HFM
4 1 (0.81%) OpenText VIM for SAP
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.94%) LAN
1 11 (8.94%) WAN
2 3 (2.44%) Internet
3 2 (1.63%) Intranet
4 1 (0.81%) BT 21CN
4 1 (0.81%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.81%) NAS
4 1 (0.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.07%) MS Access
3 5 (4.07%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.25%) Big Data
5 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (0.81%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (6.50%) Cucumber
1 8 (6.50%) Selenium
1 8 (6.50%) WebDriver
2 7 (5.69%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 34 (27.64%) Finance
2 12 (9.76%) Manufacturing
3 7 (5.69%) Marketing
4 5 (4.07%) Banking
5 4 (3.25%) German Language
5 4 (3.25%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.44%) Automotive
6 3 (2.44%) Retail
7 2 (1.63%) Legal
7 2 (1.63%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.81%) Billing
8 1 (0.81%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.81%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 37 (30.08%) Analyst
2 19 (15.45%) Business Analyst
3 9 (7.32%) Coordinator
3 9 (7.32%) Project Manager
4 8 (6.50%) Automation Tester
4 8 (6.50%) Project Analyst
4 8 (6.50%) Project Coordinator
4 8 (6.50%) QA Automation Tester
4 8 (6.50%) QA Tester
4 8 (6.50%) Tester
5 7 (5.69%) Developer
5 7 (5.69%) Junior
5 7 (5.69%) PMO Analyst
6 6 (4.88%) Service Analyst
7 5 (4.07%) Data Analyst
8 4 (3.25%) .NET Developer
8 4 (3.25%) Business Manager
8 4 (3.25%) Financial Analyst
8 4 (3.25%) Report Analyst
8 4 (3.25%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (11.38%) HTML
2 10 (8.13%) CSS
2 10 (8.13%) XML
3 9 (7.32%) .NET
4 7 (5.69%) Web Services
5 6 (4.88%) WCF
5 6 (4.88%) XSD
5 6 (4.88%) XSLT
6 4 (3.25%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.25%) RESTful
6 4 (3.25%) SOAP
7 2 (1.63%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.50%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.50%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.88%) Statistics
4 4 (3.25%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.25%) Data Conversion
5 3 (2.44%) Graphic Design
5 3 (2.44%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (1.63%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.63%) NHS
7 1 (0.81%) Economics
7 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.81%) Social Media
7 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.13%) Windows
2 3 (2.44%) Linux
3 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.81%) Unix
3 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.76%) Project Management
2 17 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (13.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (11.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 12 (9.76%) Migration
5 11 (8.94%) Data Modelling
5 11 (8.94%) Non-Functional Testing
5 11 (8.94%) Test Automation
6 10 (8.13%) Analytics
6 10 (8.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (8.13%) Data Analysis
6 10 (8.13%) Data Management
6 10 (8.13%) Functional Testing
6 10 (8.13%) PLM
6 10 (8.13%) PRINCE2
6 10 (8.13%) Test Scripting
7 9 (7.32%) Data Migration
7 9 (7.32%) Validation
8 8 (6.50%) Product Management
8 8 (6.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.20%) SQL
2 13 (10.57%) Java
3 11 (8.94%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.88%) C#
4 6 (4.88%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.25%) XAML
6 3 (2.44%) VB
7 2 (1.63%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.81%) C
8 1 (0.81%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (8.13%) Degree
2 5 (4.07%) ISEB
3 3 (2.44%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.63%) HNC
4 2 (1.63%) HND
4 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.81%) PMP
5 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (11.38%) QA
2 8 (6.50%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.63%) SLA
4 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 55 (44.72%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.69%) Avaya
3 6 (4.88%) SAP
4 5 (4.07%) Adobe
5 3 (2.44%) IBM
5 3 (2.44%) VMware
6 2 (1.63%) Sun
7 1 (0.81%) iManage
7 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle
7 1 (0.81%) Pega
7 1 (0.81%) Remedy
7 1 (0.81%) Verint
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