Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 70 55
Rank change year-on-year -7 -15 +14
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 18 24 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.45% 1.80% 2.91%
As % of the Applications category 14.75% 21.05% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 28
Cheshire median daily rate £330 £300 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -36.84% +33.80%
10th Percentile £258 £190 £322
90th Percentile £506 £393 £599
North West median daily rate £330 £300 £395
% change year-on-year +10.00% -24.05% +21.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £38.25 £42.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +107.32% -56.38%

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 122 114 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 9.80% 8.53% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 71 90
Cheshire median daily rate £325 £325 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.03% +11.15%
10th Percentile £154 £155 £125
90th Percentile £460 £438 £530
North West median daily rate £328 £338 £345
% change year-on-year -2.96% -2.17% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 11 10
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -14.75% +27.08%
10th Percentile £13.36 £11.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £23.34 £19.25 £21.00
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +16.67% -4.76% -5.97%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -4 3 £388 +29.17% 2
Knutsford -5 3 £300 +2.56%
Chester -5 2 £293 -16.43%
Crewe -6 2 £175 -
Microsoft PowerPoint
North West

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 (88.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 6 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (33.33%) Billing
4 5 (27.78%) Service Design
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (27.78%) Service Management
4 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
4 5 (27.78%) Finance
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
6 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
6 2 (11.11%) Intranet
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.11%) Windows
6 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
6 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 2 (11.11%) Degree

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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Intranet
2 1 (5.56%) MD110
2 1 (5.56%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 6 (33.33%) Billing
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Service Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Transition Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Implementation Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Product Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Project Planner
4 2 (11.11%) Service Design Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Service Implementation Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Service Transition Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Product Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Product Manager
5 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Transformation Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Transition Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.56%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL
1 6 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
1 6 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Risk Management
2 5 (27.78%) Service Design
2 5 (27.78%) Service Management
3 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) Change Management
3 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Application Packaging
4 2 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 2 (11.11%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
5 1 (5.56%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Hyperion
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Remedy
2 1 (5.56%) Saba
2 1 (5.56%) SAP