The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 30 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
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 62 49
Rank change year-on-year -4 -13  
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 17 19 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.64% 1.79% 3.16%
As % of the Applications category 12.14% 11.59% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 21
Median daily rate £313 £425 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.47% +88.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £277 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £440 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £348 £325
% change year-on-year -2.87% +6.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £9.61 - £10.59
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.16%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 140 164 255
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.53% 15.43% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 76 107
Median daily rate £396 £375 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.46% +29.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £145 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +0.74% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 12
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.00 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.62% +36.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £21.40 £32.50
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 Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Buckinghamshire

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS PowerPoint in Buckinghamshire

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Buckinghamshire

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes +1 16 £313 -26.47%
MS PowerPoint
South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 21 (80.77%) MS Excel
2 15 (57.69%) Finance
3 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
4 9 (34.62%) MS Office
5 7 (26.92%) PMO
6 5 (19.23%) Programme Management
6 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (19.23%) Banking
6 5 (19.23%) Retail
7 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (15.38%) Project Management
7 4 (15.38%) MS Project
7 4 (15.38%) ITIL
7 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
7 4 (15.38%) Time Management
8 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
8 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
8 3 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (11.54%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
8 3 (11.54%) SLA
8 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
8 3 (11.54%) Change Management
8 3 (11.54%) Workflow
8 3 (11.54%) Spanish Language
9 2 (7.69%) JIRA
9 2 (7.69%) Billing
9 2 (7.69%) Scrum
9 2 (7.69%) Legal
9 2 (7.69%) Validation

MS PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (80.77%) MS Excel
2 9 (34.62%) MS Office
3 4 (15.38%) MS Project
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
2 5 (19.23%) Retail
3 3 (11.54%) Spanish Language
4 2 (7.69%) Billing
4 2 (7.69%) Legal
5 1 (3.85%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (3.85%) Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Administrator
2 5 (19.23%) Business Analyst
2 5 (19.23%) Project Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Project Support Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) IT Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support
4 2 (7.69%) PMO Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Communications Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Instructional Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Project Officer
5 1 (3.85%) Risk Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) e-Learning
2 1 (3.85%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (3.85%) Learning Management System
2 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) SCORM
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Android
1 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Programme Management
1 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Project Management
2 4 (15.38%) Time Management
3 3 (11.54%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 3 (11.54%) Change Management
3 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
3 3 (11.54%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
3 3 (11.54%) Workflow
4 2 (7.69%) Analytics
4 2 (7.69%) Business Analytics
4 2 (7.69%) Change Control
4 2 (7.69%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.69%) Scrum
4 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) PMO
2 3 (11.54%) SLA
3 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Remedy
3 1 (3.85%) Adobe
3 1 (3.85%) BT
3 1 (3.85%) Computacenter
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle