The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for MS PowerPoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 28 March 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
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 38 56
Rank change year-on-year -9 +18  
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 10 18 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.61% 2.68% 0.79%
As % of the Applications category 22.22% 19.35% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 1
Median daily rate £333 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.30% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £345 £325
% change year-on-year -2.17% +6.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year +4.00% -  

MS 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 Birmingham with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 45 93 114
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 7.25% 13.86% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 51 57
Median daily rate £275 £325 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +2.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £150 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 10
Median hourly rate - £11.93 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -13.27%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for MS PowerPoint in Birmingham

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Birmingham

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint in Birmingham over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS PowerPoint in Birmingham

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 16 (64.00%) MS Office
2 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (40.00%) Finance
4 9 (36.00%) MS Visio
5 7 (28.00%) MS Project
6 6 (24.00%) Oracle
6 6 (24.00%) ERP
6 6 (24.00%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (24.00%) Time Management
6 6 (24.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (24.00%) PMO
7 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
7 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (16.00%) ITIL
8 4 (16.00%) Advertising
8 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
8 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (12.00%) Dependency Management
9 3 (12.00%) P3O
9 3 (12.00%) P3M3
9 3 (12.00%) Migration
9 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (12.00%) Project Management
9 3 (12.00%) PRINCE
10 2 (8.00%) Adobe
10 2 (8.00%) MS Access
10 2 (8.00%) Telecoms

MS PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.00%) Moodle
Applications
1 16 (64.00%) MS Office
2 15 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (36.00%) MS Visio
4 7 (28.00%) MS Project
5 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (8.00%) Workfront
3 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MS Access
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Advertising
3 2 (8.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) PMO Lead
2 3 (12.00%) Programme Planner
2 3 (12.00%) Project Planner
3 2 (8.00%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Digital Insight Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Insight Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Junior
3 2 (8.00%) Junior Business Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Trainer
3 2 (8.00%) Portfolio Planner
3 2 (8.00%) Programme Office Support
3 2 (8.00%) Trainer
3 2 (8.00%) Training Advisor
4 1 (4.00%) Database Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) e-Learning
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Video Editing
3 1 (4.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (24.00%) ERP
1 6 (24.00%) Time Management
2 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (12.00%) Dependency Management
3 3 (12.00%) Migration
3 3 (12.00%) P3M3
3 3 (12.00%) PRINCE
3 3 (12.00%) Project Management
3 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.00%) Analytics
4 2 (8.00%) Change Management
4 2 (8.00%) Critical Path Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Digital Analytics
4 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Data-Flow Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) PMO
2 3 (12.00%) P3O
3 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Adobe
3 2 (8.00%) Omniture
4 1 (4.00%) Avaya
4 1 (4.00%) BMC
4 1 (4.00%) EMC
4 1 (4.00%) Kronos
4 1 (4.00%) Lotus
4 1 (4.00%) NICE Systems
4 1 (4.00%) Remedy