The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 25 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
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 38 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 -  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.72% 1.83% -
As % of the Applications category 8.33% 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Median daily rate £425 £269 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.99% -  
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 £13.46
% change year-on-year -8.21% +45.69%  

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 Chester with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Chester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 12 16 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 8.63% 7.31% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 7
Median daily rate £125 £338 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -62.96% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Chester

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 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 Chester region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) SAS
3 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Programme Governance
5 1 (20.00%) PMO

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 3 (60.00%) SAS
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) SAS Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SAS Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) PMO Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft