Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 23 July 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
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 68 67
Rank change year-on-year -7 -1 +3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint 25 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.90% 0.79% 1.75%
As % of the Applications category 34.72% 3.76% 18.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 12
Essex median daily rate £335 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.25% +6.67% -9.64%
10th Percentile £180 £217 £221
90th Percentile £550 £475 £447
East of England median daily rate £265 £381 £225
% change year-on-year -30.49% +69.44% -44.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Essex median hourly rate £24.00 £42.50 £31.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.53% +33.86% +254.95%
East of England median hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year +27.27% -47.62% +162.50%

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 Essex with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 72 186 107
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 8.36% 20.88% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 67 57
Essex median daily rate £300 £313 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.76% -3.33%
10th Percentile £130 £146 £128
90th Percentile £523 £452 £432
East of England median daily rate £325 £325 £275
% change year-on-year - +18.18% -12.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 96 27
Essex median hourly rate £16.25 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.52% -13.16% +15.15%
10th Percentile £14.65 £15.75 £14.00
90th Percentile £32.18 £32.40 £36.20
East of England median hourly rate £16.84 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +2.03% +13.79% -12.12%

Microsoft PowerPoint
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Essex

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Essex

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft PowerPoint in Essex over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft PowerPoint in Essex

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft PowerPoint in Essex

Microsoft PowerPoint
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
Southend-on-Sea - 6 £450 -
Basildon - 3 £513 -
Brentwood - 2 £210 -
Colchester +10 1 £335 -
Microsoft PowerPoint
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Essex region with a requirement for Microsoft PowerPoint.

1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (64.00%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (52.00%) MS Visio
4 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
5 10 (40.00%) SharePoint
6 9 (36.00%) ITIL
6 9 (36.00%) ITSM
7 7 (28.00%) Degree
8 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
8 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
8 6 (24.00%) Service Management
8 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
8 6 (24.00%) VBA
9 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
9 5 (20.00%) AutoCAD
10 4 (16.00%) Apple
10 4 (16.00%) Windows
10 4 (16.00%) Linux
10 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
10 4 (16.00%) InfoPath
10 4 (16.00%) Contract Management
10 4 (16.00%) HTC Vive
10 4 (16.00%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
10 4 (16.00%) Hardware Maintenance
11 3 (12.00%) WebEx
11 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
11 3 (12.00%) Knowledge Management
11 3 (12.00%) iPhone
11 3 (12.00%) Mac OS

Microsoft PowerPoint
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 10 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (64.00%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (52.00%) MS Visio
4 5 (20.00%) AutoCAD
4 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (16.00%) InfoPath
6 2 (8.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) DHCP
1 3 (12.00%) DNS
1 3 (12.00%) VoIP
1 3 (12.00%) WebEx
General
1 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
1 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
1 7 (28.00%) IT Engineer
2 6 (24.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Facilities Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) IT Support
4 2 (8.00%) Audit Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Compliance Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Compliance Business Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Compliance Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.00%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Service Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Support Officer
4 2 (8.00%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Knowledge Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Project Office Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Service Management Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) HTC Vive
2 4 (16.00%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (12.00%) iPad
3 3 (12.00%) iPhone
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.00%) NHS
3 3 (12.00%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
1 4 (16.00%) Windows
1 4 (16.00%) Windows 10
1 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (12.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
1 9 (36.00%) ITSM
2 6 (24.00%) Service Management
3 4 (16.00%) Contract Management
3 4 (16.00%) Hardware Maintenance
4 3 (12.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (12.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) Wealth Management
5 2 (8.00%) CAD
5 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 2 (8.00%) IT Strategy
5 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.00%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Time Management
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) VBA
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (8.00%) Postgraduate
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.00%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Apple
3 3 (12.00%) BMC
3 3 (12.00%) MobileIron
4 2 (8.00%) Autodesk