Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft PowerPoint over the 6 months to 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft PowerPoint
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 58 55
Rank change year-on-year +12 -3 -6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 9 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.66% 0.90% 0.78%
As % of the Applications category 13.43% 10.91% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 6
Bedfordshire median daily rate £263 £260 £138
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.96% +89.09% -57.69%
10th Percentile £160 £225 £131
90th Percentile £356 £464 £154
East of England median daily rate £338 £475 £300
% change year-on-year -28.95% +58.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £10.30
East of England median hourly rate £26.50 £25.00 £20.80
% change year-on-year +6.00% +20.19% -34.33%

Microsoft PowerPoint is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 67 55 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 12.38% 8.30% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 34 18
Bedfordshire median daily rate £325 £299 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.79% -8.08% +8.33%
10th Percentile £170 £125 £123
90th Percentile £515 £464 £462
East of England median daily rate £325 £338 £300
% change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £10.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.00% +142.72% -1.90%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.43 £9.26
90th Percentile £18.28 £26.40 £32.46
East of England median hourly rate £15.00 £15.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +13.79%

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Microsoft PowerPoint as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Bedfordshire

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Bedfordshire

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in Bedfordshire

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in Bedfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Bedfordshire

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 9 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - 4 £338 -
Bedford +1 2 £160 - 1
Luton 0 2 £300 -41.18% 2
Microsoft PowerPoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Retail
3 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Office 365
4 2 (22.22%) GDPR
4 2 (22.22%) Altiris
4 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) JIRA
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) BC Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) SaaS
5 1 (11.11%) Confluence
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) GDPR Business Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Project Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Project Support Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) ERP
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Statistics
2 1 (11.11%) Test Management
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) BC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) GDPR
2 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Altiris
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com