The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for MS PowerPoint skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS PowerPoint over the 3 months to 30 March 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
South West / Dorset
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 21 -
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 2.93% -
As % of the Applications category - 25.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £348 £325
% change year-on-year -2.87% +6.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £18.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.16%  

MS 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 Dorset with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 5 27 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 5.38% 11.30% 11.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 7
Median daily rate £168 £288 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.73% +59.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £131 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £475 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +0.74% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 6
Median hourly rate £26.30 £9.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +176.84% -47.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.34 £8.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.26 £21.00 £30.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing MS PowerPoint as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS PowerPoint in Dorset

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Dorset

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS PowerPoint in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS 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 Dorset region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (50.00%) GIS
2 1 (50.00%) ESRI
2 1 (50.00%) ArcGIS
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Billing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Data Entry
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) IT Asset Management

MS PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 (50.00%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Billing
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) GIS Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) GIS Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate GIS Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Entry
1 1 (50.00%) IT Asset Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Asset Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) ESRI
2 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) VMware