The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 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
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 13 19
Rank change year-on-year -45 +6  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 2 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 0.60% 4.60% 1.28%
As % of the Applications category 11.76% 50.00% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £132 £315 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -58.09% -30.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.61 £13.48
% change year-on-year -17.13% +45.47%  

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

Contract Software Application Skills
Belfast
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 17 8 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 5.12% 9.20% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 6
Median daily rate £115 £300 £296
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -61.66% +1.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £78 £300 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £315 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.17 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.57 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.63% +13.79%  

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing Microsoft PowerPoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Belfast

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 8 (80.00%) Project Management
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) PMO
6 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (30.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (30.00%) PMP
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (20.00%) Analytics
7 2 (20.00%) Data Management
7 2 (20.00%) Degree
8 1 (10.00%) QlikView
8 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
8 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
8 1 (10.00%) Network Design
8 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
8 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 1 (10.00%) Banking
8 1 (10.00%) Arista
8 1 (10.00%) Project Planning

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) QlikView
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 6 (60.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Excel Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Project Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Data Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Finance Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Network Designer
5 1 (10.00%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Equities
2 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Network Design
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) PMP
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) CCIE
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Arista
2 1 (10.00%) Avaya
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper