Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 21 January 2019 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
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 68 77
Rank change year-on-year -18 +9 -31
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 22 67 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.39% 2.99% 1.87%
As % of the Applications category 11.64% 23.26% 15.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 33 13
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £238 £325 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.92% +47.73% -26.67%
10th Percentile £228 £218 £198
90th Percentile £480 £635 £344
South East median daily rate £425 £303 £343
% change year-on-year +40.50% -11.68% +1.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 2
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £9.00 £20.00 £22.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.00% -10.33% +81.34%
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -5.00% -11.11% +57.89%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 189 288 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 11.95% 12.83% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 150 79
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £263 £343 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.36% +3.79% +10.00%
10th Percentile £162 £141 £126
90th Percentile £475 £488 £500
South East median daily rate £365 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +8.15% +3.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 39 29
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.78% +56.52% -24.24%
10th Percentile £8.90 £8.96 £8.96
90th Percentile £18.00 £29.00 £21.05
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £15.78 £15.00
% change year-on-year -4.91% +5.17% -

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in Buckinghamshire

Microsoft 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 Microsoft PowerPoint within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. 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
Milton Keynes -3 17 £300 -9.09% 2
High Wycombe -12 3 £238 -5.00% 5
Microsoft PowerPoint
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 21 (95.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (40.91%) Remedy
4 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
5 6 (27.27%) Project Management
5 6 (27.27%) Finance
6 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (18.18%) JIRA
7 4 (18.18%) PMI Certification
7 4 (18.18%) Process Improvement
8 3 (13.64%) PMO
8 3 (13.64%) PMI
8 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
8 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
9 2 (9.09%) Automotive
9 2 (9.09%) Validation
9 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
9 2 (9.09%) Planview
9 2 (9.09%) Oracle
9 2 (9.09%) ITIL
9 2 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
9 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
9 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (9.09%) Degree
9 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing

Microsoft 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 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.55%) Confluence
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (95.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
1 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) GitLab
2 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (4.55%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.55%) French Language
3 1 (4.55%) Portuguese Language
3 1 (4.55%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) Administrator
2 2 (9.09%) Coordinator
2 2 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Business Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Category Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Change Manager
3 1 (4.55%) IT Graduate
3 1 (4.55%) Procurement Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Project Administrator
3 1 (4.55%) Project Change Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Software Development Project Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Software Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (4.55%) Technology Director
3 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Management Information System
1 3 (13.64%) PMI
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Solaris
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
1 1 (4.55%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Project Management
2 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (18.18%) Process Improvement
4 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (9.09%) Validation
6 1 (4.55%) Commercial Awareness
6 1 (4.55%) Creative Thinking
6 1 (4.55%) Decision-Making
6 1 (4.55%) Innovative Thinking
6 1 (4.55%) PQQ
6 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Identification
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
1 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) PMI Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (4.55%) PMP
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) Remedy
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Planview
4 1 (4.55%) Google