Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 24 September 2018 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 72 63
Rank change year-on-year -4 -9 +18
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 17 14 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.32% 1.14% 2.69%
As % of the Applications category 13.28% 13.59% 31.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 31
Cheshire median daily rate £330 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.71% -22.22% +28.57%
10th Percentile £253 £216 £300
90th Percentile £450 £404 £588
North West median daily rate £281 £350 £400
% change year-on-year -19.64% -12.50% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £22.00 £42.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -48.24% +107.32% -8.89%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 128 103 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 9.96% 8.38% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 63 95
Cheshire median daily rate £360 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £120 £131 £149
90th Percentile £475 £424 £530
North West median daily rate £350 £344 £330
% change year-on-year +1.74% +4.24% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 17 5
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% - -8.77%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.80 £10.80
90th Percentile £37.00 £18.95 £21.00
North West median hourly rate £15.72 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -1.75% -8.57% +9.46%

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Cheshire

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Cheshire

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in Cheshire over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in Cheshire

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Cheshire

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. 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
Warrington 0 4 £388 +176.79% 3
Crewe - 3 £200 -
Chester -5 1 £300 -19.73%
Knutsford -6 1 £265 -9.40%
Microsoft PowerPoint
North West

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 7 (41.18%) Billing
3 7 (41.18%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 6 (35.29%) Service Design
4 6 (35.29%) Service Management
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
5 5 (29.41%) Project Management
6 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (17.65%) Change Management
7 3 (17.65%) Scrum
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
8 2 (11.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (11.76%) Confluence
8 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
8 2 (11.76%) Office 365
8 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 2 (11.76%) Application Packaging
8 2 (11.76%) JIRA
8 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
8 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
8 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) DELMIA
1 1 (5.88%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Intranet
2 1 (5.88%) MD110
2 1 (5.88%) PBX
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 7 (41.18%) Billing
2 6 (35.29%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Service Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Transition Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Service Transition Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Mobile Product Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Product Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Project Officer
4 2 (11.76%) Project Support Officer
4 2 (11.76%) Service Design Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Service Implementation Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Support Officer
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Product Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Junior
5 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.88%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
1 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
1 7 (41.18%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (35.29%) Service Design
2 6 (35.29%) Service Management
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Risk Management
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) Application Packaging
5 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
5 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
5 2 (11.76%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
5 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.76%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.88%) Remediation Plan
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) DBS Check
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Remedy
2 1 (5.88%) Saba