The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft PowerPoint
England / East of England
Rank 86 92 104
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12  
Contract jobs citing MS PowerPoint 40 31 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.84% 1.27% 1.08%
As % of the Applications category 13.61% 9.54% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 8 18
Median daily rate £263 £388 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.25% +72.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £226 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £560 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £338 £325
% change year-on-year -3.84% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Median hourly rate £32.50 £11.75 £30.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +176.59% -60.99%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £9.15 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.05 £14.35 £32.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -1.33% -  

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 the East of England with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 294 325 331
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 13.54% 13.31% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 152 152
Median daily rate £300 £360 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +30.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £168 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 69 68
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £30.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +13.79%  

MS PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 the East of England

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS PowerPoint in the East of England

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS PowerPoint in the East of England

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS PowerPoint in the East of England

MS PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint in the East of England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for MS PowerPoint in the East of England

MS PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS PowerPoint within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +9 20 £265 -39.77% 1
Hertfordshire +1 12 £238 - 6
Cambridgeshire +3 3 £103 -68.46%
Bedfordshire -1 3 £525 +50.00% 2
Suffolk -8 2 £500 +17.64%
MS PowerPoint
England

MS PowerPoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East of England region with a requirement for MS PowerPoint.

1 59 (85.51%) MS Excel
2 33 (47.83%) MS Office
3 26 (37.68%) Microsoft
4 22 (31.88%) SharePoint
5 17 (24.64%) Finance
5 17 (24.64%) MS Project
6 16 (23.19%) MS Visio
7 13 (18.84%) Project Management
7 13 (18.84%) Degree
8 12 (17.39%) Manufacturing
9 10 (14.49%) PRINCE2
10 9 (13.04%) Windows
10 9 (13.04%) Telecoms
10 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (13.04%) Marketing
11 8 (11.59%) Data Centre
11 8 (11.59%) PMO
11 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (11.59%) ITIL
11 8 (11.59%) AutoCAD
12 7 (10.14%) Programme Management
12 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (10.14%) Data Management
13 6 (8.70%) Windows 10
13 6 (8.70%) Data Analysis
13 6 (8.70%) Windows 7
13 6 (8.70%) Scrum
13 6 (8.70%) Change Management
13 6 (8.70%) ITSM
13 6 (8.70%) Legal

MS PowerPoint
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 22 (31.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.35%) MS Project Server
3 2 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 59 (85.51%) MS Excel
2 33 (47.83%) MS Office
3 17 (24.64%) MS Project
4 16 (23.19%) MS Visio
5 8 (11.59%) AutoCAD
6 4 (5.80%) InfoPath
6 4 (5.80%) Photoshop
7 2 (2.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (2.90%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (2.90%) InDesign
8 1 (1.45%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Teamcenter
2 1 (1.45%) Changepoint
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.45%) Endur
2 1 (1.45%) SAP SRM
2 1 (1.45%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) G Suite
1 2 (2.90%) Office 365
2 1 (1.45%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) DHCP
1 3 (4.35%) DNS
1 3 (4.35%) VoIP
1 3 (4.35%) WebEx
2 2 (2.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) Big Data
2 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.45%) DataStage
2 1 (1.45%) FileMaker
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) JIRA
2 2 (2.90%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (1.45%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.45%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 17 (24.64%) Finance
2 12 (17.39%) Manufacturing
3 9 (13.04%) Marketing
3 9 (13.04%) Telecoms
4 6 (8.70%) Legal
5 5 (7.25%) Automotive
6 2 (2.90%) Banking
6 2 (2.90%) Law
6 2 (2.90%) Retail
7 1 (1.45%) Arabic Language
7 1 (1.45%) Billing
7 1 (1.45%) Electronics
7 1 (1.45%) Local Government
7 1 (1.45%) Military
7 1 (1.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (31.88%) Analyst
2 9 (13.04%) IT Engineer
3 7 (10.14%) Facilities Engineer
4 6 (8.70%) IT Support
5 5 (7.25%) Administrator
5 5 (7.25%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.25%) Support Officer
6 4 (5.80%) IT Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Project Analyst
6 4 (5.80%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Designer
7 3 (4.35%) Project Support Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Configuration Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) Creative Designer
8 2 (2.90%) Integration Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Programme Planner
8 2 (2.90%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) CSS
1 2 (2.90%) CSS3
1 2 (2.90%) HTML
1 2 (2.90%) HTML5
1 2 (2.90%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (2.90%) Middleware
1 2 (2.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (1.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) Ajax
2 1 (1.45%) J2EE
2 1 (1.45%) JSON
2 1 (1.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (11.59%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.80%) HTC Vive
2 4 (5.80%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (5.80%) NHS
3 3 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.35%) iPad
3 3 (4.35%) iPhone
3 3 (4.35%) PMI
3 3 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.90%) CMDB
4 2 (2.90%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.90%) W3C
5 1 (1.45%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) User Experience
5 1 (1.45%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Windows
2 6 (8.70%) Windows 10
2 6 (8.70%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.80%) Linux
4 3 (4.35%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.45%) Android
6 1 (1.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.45%) Solaris
6 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (18.84%) Project Management
2 10 (14.49%) PRINCE2
3 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.59%) ITIL
5 7 (10.14%) Data Management
5 7 (10.14%) Programme Management
5 7 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (8.70%) Change Management
6 6 (8.70%) Data Analysis
6 6 (8.70%) ITSM
6 6 (8.70%) Scrum
7 5 (7.25%) Contract Management
7 5 (7.25%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.25%) IT Strategy
8 4 (5.80%) Configuration Management
8 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.80%) CRM
8 4 (5.80%) Information Management
8 4 (5.80%) Mathematics
8 4 (5.80%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) SQL
2 2 (2.90%) VBA
3 1 (1.45%) Java
3 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.45%) MATLAB
3 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.45%) R
3 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Degree
2 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.35%) PMI Certification
3 3 (4.35%) PMP
3 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.45%) MCP
5 1 (1.45%) PhD
5 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.59%) PMO
2 3 (4.35%) ISO 9000
3 2 (2.90%) Def Stans
4 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (37.68%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.80%) Apple
2 4 (5.80%) IBM
2 4 (5.80%) Planview
3 3 (4.35%) Adobe
3 3 (4.35%) BMC
3 3 (4.35%) CA Agile Central
3 3 (4.35%) MobileIron
3 3 (4.35%) SAP
4 2 (2.90%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.90%) Autodesk
4 2 (2.90%) Google
4 2 (2.90%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.90%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.90%) WSO2
5 1 (1.45%) Ariba
5 1 (1.45%) LANDesk
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle
5 1 (1.45%) Tableau
5 1 (1.45%) Teradata