The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 27 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
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 40 55
Rank change year-on-year +3 +15  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 2 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.66% 1.12% 1.52%
As % of the Applications category 4.76% 12.50% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Median daily rate - £231 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.58%  
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 £18.00 £19.61 £13.48
% change year-on-year -8.21% +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 Cambridge with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 42 32 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 13.95% 8.94% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 13
Median daily rate £363 £265 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.79% -5.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £138 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 6
Median hourly rate £36.25 £19.25 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.31% -34.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.91 £17.85 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £20.65 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Cambridge

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (33.33%) Huawei
3 1 (33.33%) Changepoint
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Planview
3 1 (33.33%) Psychology
3 1 (33.33%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Invoice Processing
3 1 (33.33%) PMO

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Changepoint
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administration Assistant
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Project Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Invoice Processing
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Psychology
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Huawei
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Planview